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The Shanklin Hotel

17 Vance Road, Blackpool FY1 4QD, England
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Ranked #480 of 878 Blackpool B&B and Inns
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4 of 5 stars reviewed 1 week ago
Lynn C Durham, Connecticut
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Rating summary
  • Sleep Quality
    5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Durham, Connecticut
2 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Another gud wkend in the shanklin was bit disapointed bar not up and running bedrooms needed heating on but nice breakfast and warm welcome once again fr john he cannot do enough for u john is a friendly and pleasant manager we will certainly return bak nxt time we return to blackpool

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Stayed here for two nights friday and saturday, I was very happy with every thing about it , including John I found him very helpfull and eager to help in any way he can.The room was clean and very comfortable. We will definatly stay there again. Ps breakfast excellent need I say more.

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TreCCo, Manager at The Shanklin Hotel, responded to this review

thanx Roz & Eddie,your the type of guests this place needs,there"s a room here for you whenever your back in Blackpool....enjoy Turkey. More

Gloucester
1 review
1 of 5 stars Reviewed November 10, 2013

We have just left The Shanklin Hotel and we could not leave quick enough. When asked if a double room was available for one night we were given room 9. The pictures shown of the en-suite of room 9 are nothing like what we got. The soap dish holder had fallen off the wall and was down the side of... More

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TreCCo, Manager at The Shanklin Hotel, responded to this review

This Lady told me what a goood nights sleep she had & how she loved the breakfast.Idid give a heater for the room(which is way better than the radiator) the shower was working,all she had to do was ask,lots of people have trouble working that shower...the mould ?,on the curtain was a coffee stain,which the cleaner had overlooked,because the curtain... More

Barnsley, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 23, 2013 via mobile

Would like to thank John for best stay in Blackpool everything is spot on and breakfast is the best Inc black pudding and you get a large breakfast Nothing was to much trouble for John and his family llovely people Wish them All the success with there new path in life defo going back

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TreCCo, Manager at The Shanklin Hotel, responded to this review

Debbie & Dave,thank-you for your response,glad you enjoyed your Anniversary.i look forward to seeing you both again....regards. More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 15, 2013

John the landlord was friendly and he was available if needed. Rooms was clean and fresh. Couldn't work how to get the channels on the TV. Didn't appear to work. But overall a great place to stay. Very close to bars and coach drop off. We enjoyed our stay. Thanks John.

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TreCCo, Manager at The Shanklin Hotel, responded to this review

Thanks for your review,its appreciated...as for the tv,all you had to do was ask me,some people find them a bit ackward to work,come back,your welcome :-) More

Durham, Connecticut
2 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 9, 2013

Booked this hotel as a last min as the hotel I had been going to went into administration and we choose this hotel as I knew it was central to the bars.John the owner was a friendly and welcoming man he couldn't do enough for us .Breakfast was the best I have had in blackpool and as john hasn't had... More

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TreCCo, Manager at The Shanklin Hotel, responded to this review

Thanks Lynn....it was a pleasure having you & your 9 friends as guests,look forward to seeing you again next year....regards. More

Leeds, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 30, 2013

Came to this hotel at short notice. Thank you John for all your personal attention. The food was brilliant ..... the hotel was comfortable ..... John is a brilliant host, cannot do enough for you .... hotel is in a great location being close to all the main attractions and the beach. John only been in this hotel since July... More

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TreCCo, Manager at The Shanklin Hotel, responded to this review

Thank-you both (Jeanette & John ),i enjoyed having you both as guests & hope you return,regards. More

1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 29, 2013 via mobile

Thankyou john for a brilliant stay, the food was great the rooms was very nice and spacious, we had no faults on anything. We will definitley be seeing you next year and recommened you to friends and family. Adrian and emma morse and kids

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TreCCo, Manager at The Shanklin Hotel, responded to this review

Adrian & Emma,you are the perfect family,it was a pleasure to have you all as guests.I look forward to your next visit...you are very welcome. More

Manchester, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 26, 2013

came to this hotel with 13 girls ..we had an amazing time .......hotel clean and comfortable ......breakfast nice and john the host was great .........defo be returning ...........its in the centre near coral island ..................this man cant do enough for you

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TreCCo, Manager at The Shanklin Hotel, responded to this review

Thank-you for your response Sharon,couple of little hic-ups,but overall a pleasure to have you all as guests,come back anytime,there"s a welcome here for you all. More

Isle of Man, United Kingdom
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3 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 20, 2013

“The hotel has an excellent location, within walking distance to the Town attractions. The room was very nice, comfortable and clean. Very good breakfast. The Landlord (John) was very friendly, helpful and efficient. It´s a place to go back. We must say that john has only been in this hotel since July and it is costing him a fortune after... More

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TreCCo, Manager at The Shanklin Hotel, responded to this review

Dave & Lynn,i look forward to seeing you both next visit,you are a credit to the Isle of Man,thank-you. More

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Additional Information about The Shanklin Hotel

Address: 17 Vance Road, Blackpool FY1 4QD, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Lancashire > Blackpool
Amenities:
Bar / Lounge Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Hotel Style:
Ranked #480 of 878 B&Bs / Inns in Blackpool
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
Small family run hotel with a personal touch. Scots couple Tracy and Wullie make everyone feel at home. Close to the centre of town with all the attractions that Blackpool has to offer only 2 minutes away. Come as guests and leave as friends. ... more   less 
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