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2.5 of 5 Small Hotel   |   12 Wilshaw Road, Blackpool FY2 9SH, England
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Ranked #10 of 889 Blackpool B&B and Inns
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 2 days ago
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3 reviews 3 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We stayed here as a family with two young kids in a family room, room was huge lots of space and was absolute spotless. This little place is lovely John and Dean make you feel so welcome! Breakfast was amazing! Overall excellent value for money and will defo be returning.

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Brierley Hill, England, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

waves is a lovely little hotel that offers a warm welcome and a high standard of cleanliness. the breakfast was,without doubt,the best I have had in all my years of travel in the uk. the biggest recommendation I can give is that when I return to blackpool I shall only go if waves is availaible for my dates. a little... More

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7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

My wife and I chose the Waves Hotel for their excellent pricing, rave Trip Advisor reviews and close proximity to the promenade. We started our Waves Hotel experience with a check in/sit down/meet-up with John and Dean (owners & operators) in the communal lounge. Both are fantastic people and full of info about everything Blackpool and are eager to share... More

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Paddock Wood, England, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

John and dean are the perfect host s and make you feel at home the minute you walk through the door .always on hand with plenty of information on blackpool good with children and very helpful definitely will be back

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Leeds, United Kingdom
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2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Having spoke to John and dean over the phone a few times to pay for my family's stay for 5 nights it was clear to me that loved having family's stay in the hotel , the reasonable prices was what attracted me to the hotel originally. The owners themselves are 1 in a million , lovely caring warm and friendly.... More

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lancashire
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7 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Well what can I say that has not been said before Waves is the best John & Dean are brill. Hotel is close to all that Blackpool offers. The breakfast is the best ever. Why would you want to stay anywhere else. Give it ago we cant all be wrong. EXCELLENT!!!!!! Thanks again for a EXCELLENT stay Pat & Den

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Montrose, United Kingdom
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4 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This was our 2nd stay with John and Dean, and the service just gets better and better. As previous people have said they dont find anything a hassle, and their knowledge of the area would give tourist information a run for their money!! This place is a great find and i wouldnt consider staying anywhere else. Rooms are clean and... More

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Penicuik, United Kingdom
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6 reviews 6 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

After trolling and searching the countless B&B's that Blackpool has to offer we came across Waves. We had both never been to Blackpool so we were hoping the owners would know a bit about what was good and how to get about. We were not disappointed at all. In fact I was amazed at how John & Dean ran this... More

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Sheffield, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This is the 3rd time we have stayed with John and Dean at Waves hotel. Their customer service really is 110% Nothing is too much trouble. It's like home from home. Location is great. On street parking. Breakfast is fantastic and sets you up for a busy day exploring the sights. Deservedly voted the best B&B on trip advisor. Would... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

After arriving last minute due to a massive error on our intended hotel, we were instantly made welcome by John & Dean. Luckily for us, they had a vacancy! The room was spacious and clean. We were offered a good selection at breakfast and whatever we asked for was cooked perfectly and to our liking. The hotel itself is in... More

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Address: 12 Wilshaw Road, Blackpool FY2 9SH, England
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Location: United Kingdom > England > Lancashire > Blackpool
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Hotel Class:2.5 star — Waves Hotel 2.5*
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Welcome to Waves a friendly, clean, cosy guesthouse in Blackpool, the UK`s premier seaside resort. We offer you a home-from-home by the sea. From the moment you arrive you are assured a warm welcome, where you can enjoy your break in a relaxed and friendly atmosphere. We are located in a beautiful prime location overlooking Gynn Gardens, and just a few steps away from the Promenade and Sea. Yet the excitement and bustle of Blackpool is within easy reach, with tram and bus stops a few yards away. Also within easy reach are market towns such as Cleveleys and Fleetwood. There is free on street parking, alternatively there is a car park at the end of the street, where a fee is charged. We are open all year round including Christmas and New Year. ... more   less 
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