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The Derby Hotel

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2 derby road, Blackpool fy1 2jf, England
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Ranked #155 of 910 Blackpool B&B and Inns
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 21, 2015
chrisntony Preston, United Kingdom
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Rating summary
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Preston, United Kingdom
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25 reviews 25 reviews
25 hotel reviews
44 helpful votes 44 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 21, 2015

stayed here last weekend with a group of 10 from south lancs BCC .we recieved a warm and friendly welcome from Ivan who through out our stay could not do enough to make sure we enjoyed our short break he took us up to our room which was a family room with ensuite the room was clean and tastefully decorated... More 

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poolfaimly, Owner at The Derby Hotel, responded to this review

Thanks for your kind review and was pleased you enjoyed the food (trifle) 165% and thanks for joining us at our hotel ,and hope to see you both soon.thanks Ivan. More 

southport
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32 reviews 32 reviews
17 hotel reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 19, 2015

We recently stayed at the Derby Hotel, for a weekend away for Valentines. Ivan and Tim have a very warm welcome for you when arrive at the hotel. Very quick check in, and if you need any advice you can ask them, and they will advice you. We had a lovely room with a four poster bed en suite, it... More 

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poolfaimly, Owner at The Derby Hotel, responded to this review

Thanks for your review iam pleased you liked the 4 poster room and the hotel .We look forward for you staying with us soon, More 

southport
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8 reviews 8 reviews
3 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2015

we have just come back from the best weekend we have ever had we where met by our host ivan then tim and he even took our cases up the stairs for us the rooms was very clean and the service was first class food was excellant entertainment was the best bar prices very good there was 10 in our... More 

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poolfaimly, Owner at The Derby Hotel, responded to this review

Thanks there for your review both of us enjoyed having you all stay with us for the weekend ,and hope you choice us again when you return to Blackpool.Hope to see more off us next time and iam sure we can make sure they enjoy there self. More 

Manchester, United Kingdom
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5 reviews 5 reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2014

Recently stayed at The Derby Hotel with my boyfriend for a short weekend away. (1st-2nd November) When we arrived at the hotel on Saturday we couldnt find a space to park on the street, so I went in and asked if the small car park over the road was free to park, unfortunatly it wasn't but the young gentleman kindly... More 

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poolfaimly, Owner at The Derby Hotel, responded to this review

Hi there, thanks for your kind review and the pitc you have taken I wish more would do this as it shows what the rooms look like I do hope you choice to stop again with us when back in Blackpool and we can offer you the same service. thanks Ivan. More 

manchester
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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 20, 2014

Decided on a last minute trip to Blackpool and this hotel kept popping up with very good reviews so we decide to book (it was the four poster bed that sold it to us). Its about 5-10 minutes just past North Pier and well away from the madness and mayhem that is Blackpool. Not too far from the tram stop... More 

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poolfaimly, Owner at The Derby Hotel, responded to this review

Hi there, many thanks for the great review you left us and to say a big thank you for staying with us and enjoying your stay and we hope it want be to long before you return to see us again,all the best Ivan and Tim. More 

Derbyshire
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 22, 2014

Just returned from 4 nights with my two sisters,It was brilliant and the food is excellant, Ivan and Tim cant do enough for you they are great hosts,Nothing to much trouble. Looking forward to going again next year,

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poolfaimly, Owner at The Derby Hotel, responded to this review

A big thank you to all 3 sisters and was pleased you liked the holiday at the Derby and look forward welcome you back next year thanks Ivan and Tim More 

Youlgreave, United Kingdom
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3 reviews 3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 17, 2014

A lovely return to this homely b&b. Ivan is a very friendly host, and a fantastic cook! Tim and Ivan work so hard to make sure their guests are comfortable and welcomed. Cannot recommend this place more highly. My husband and I were working in Blackpool and are now looking for another excuse to visit again..will definitely stay at the... More 

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poolfaimly, Owner at The Derby Hotel, responded to this review

hi there can i thank you for your great review you left us we work hard to give you a holiday to remember and your kind of reviews show us its worth it thanks again Ivan. More 

Bolton, England, United Kingdom
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3 reviews 3 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 14, 2014

well, another great stay here...stayed for 2 nights. very homely,welcoming hotel. ivan is the perfect host nothing is too much trouble...and the breakfast..wow!! rooms are very clean and comfortable,and very quiet at night.will be seeing you soon ivan. thanks once again. gary

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poolfaimly, Owner at The Derby Hotel, responded to this review

Thanks Gary. iam pleased you like your 2nd stay with us and hope to welcome you back soon thanks Ivan. More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 9, 2014

From the moment we checked in until we checked out our stay here was brilliant. Ivan is the perfect host and breakfast was lovely, set us up for the day. I would highly recommend staying here. The room was spotless, very quiet at night too.

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we thanks you for your review and pleased your be back for a stay again at the Derby hotel thanks Ivan More 

Burnley, England
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 1, 2014

What a cracking little gem of a B @ b. Stopped here for four nights and had a great time. The host Ivan is a brilliant bloke. Nothing is any problem for him and his cooking is superb. Breakfast are huge. We took the evening meal option on the first night and did it again on the second as it... More 

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poolfaimly, Owner at The Derby Hotel, responded to this review

can i thank you for your kind review and pleased you liked your stay at the Derby hotel and we look forward seeing you soon back at the Derby, Ivan. More 

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