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Village Urban Resort Blackpool

4.0 of 5 East Park Drive, Blackpool FY3 8LL, England (Formerly De Vere Herons Reach)
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  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
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  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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7 reviews 7 reviews
5 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

I stayed in the Village Urban Resort in an Upperdeck deck room. The room was fairly basic. The carpet was badly stained. That aside the bed was comfortable, the room dark and quiet. The staff were helpful, cheerful and fun. I did not enjoy the choice of menu in the two eating areas. There is a pub type restaurant which... More 

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Lancaster, United Kingdom
1 review
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

This is a joke of a hotel I stopped 2 weeks ago,staff on reception were miserable and looked like they did not want to be there.One of them was leaning against the desk on their phone which is not professional at all.Food was awful in the restaurant staff took ages to seat you, suppose the saying goes you pay peanuts... More 

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Manchester, United Kingdom
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7 hotel reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Spent a Friday night at the hotel with my son while we visited the Magic Convention at the Winter Gardens. I have stayed at this hotel before and the location is ideal. Set away from the centre it is located near to Stanley Park and next to Blackpool Zoo. We arrived early and left the car in the car park,... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

We normally alway`s get requests from the internet providers who offer good range hotels at good prices and over the years have taken many short breaks,however we stayed for 2 nights 17th February 2015,unfortunatley 2 night to long,we found the majority of the staff we came across to both rude and arrogant with the exception of the victory bar,both the... More 

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Manchester, England, United Kingdom
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Very rare have I had cause to write a bad review of a hotel but feel after lots of correspondense with the hotel and getting no where, feel I have to. I stayed at this beautiful hotel in January for an olly murs tribute night sounds good but unfortunately not , firstly the two of us were sat with 8... More 

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Longton, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I was stunned to find this Hotel in Blackpool! I am so glad I did! The facilities in the Hotel are amazing - you could spend whole holiday there, but you are a 5 minute drive away from Blackpool and all the sights too.The rooms were clean and comfy, the wifi was super fast and parking is plentiful and free.... More 

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Stockport, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I stayed here for one night on company business on February 19th 2015 I found staying at this hotel a very nice experience.The hotel is ideally situated for exploring Blackpool and all the surrounding areas.The hotel is very big with great facilities and a must for golfing enthusiasts and has a PGA golf academy on site.The rooms are nice and... More 

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Leeds, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We have just returned with after a short break with the family booking the day before we left, the hotel is ideally situated 5/10 minutes outside Blackpool so away from Blackpools B&B land The hotel and facilities were brilliant, my son made full use of the pool visiting 3 times on some days. The staff on reception were very welcoming... More 

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Brighton, United Kingdom
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42 reviews 42 reviews
25 hotel reviews
113 helpful votes 113 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

When the price is right then the Village is a good deal. Guaranteed free parking, free good wi-fi, clean comfy rooms and a full English buffet breakfast. Drinks prices are OTT and the wine with our free evening meal cost more than a night out in town. For my Wife and I it cost the same as a high end... More 

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41 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Just spent the past week here on a business trip. Good location - room was very quiet,clean and well-appointed. Gym and outdoor pool/sauna hut were fantastic - enjoyed a mid-winter late evening outdoor swim in the heated pool - very atmospheric to say the least! Running track around the golf course and past the back of the zoo was very... More 

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  • Italian restaurant(42)
  • Golf course(40)
  • Leisure facilities(22)
  • De Vere(21)
  • Very good(13)
  • Victory bar(13)
  • Swimming pool(10)
  • Very small(9)
  • Evening meals(6)
  • Good value(3)

Additional Information about Village Urban Resort Blackpool

Address: East Park Drive, Blackpool FY3 8LL, England (Formerly De Vere Herons Reach)
Location: United Kingdom > England > Lancashire > Blackpool
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:4 star — Village Urban Resort Blackpool 4*
Number of rooms: 174
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Also Known As:
Village Herons Reach Hotel Blackpool
Herons Reach Blackpool
Herons Reach Hotel Blackpool
Blackpool De Hotel Vere
Hotel Style:
#3 Spa Hotel in Blackpool
#7 Luxury Hotel in Blackpool

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