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Franklyn Hotel

1.0 of 5 Small Hotel   |   33 Charnley Road | Central Blackpool, Blackpool FY1 4PE, England
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Ranked #207 of 891 Blackpool B&B and Inns
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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    5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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Manchester, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Me & my boyfriend booked last minute for a one night stay on 28th august. Fantastic place. Karen & Ian couldnt have been more welcoming, very chilled and friendly. The room was spotless and as I have back problems was concerned about the bed but I need'nt have worried, I had the best night sleep in ages, it was so... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

What more can i say. The hosts were so friendly and the value for money was amazing. We will be back. The location is perfect, having been to blackpool a fair few times this is the ideal place to stay, far away from stag and hen doos but central to everything that's going on and there is plenty! We had... More

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Manchester, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I have just returned from my visit to Blackpool and I must say without coming back to Franklyn Hotel the experience would not have been completed. We arrived and were greeted and showed our room which was lovely and clean and a good size ours came with and ensuite which was basic and suited our needs. There is plenty of... More

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Shrewsbury, United Kingdom
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19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Really enjoyed our stay at Franklyn. Great value and close to all the main Blackpool attractions and public transport stops. Very clean. Shared toilet and shower room which I knew about in advance so not a problem. Toilet flush was very loud or walls very thin as it woke me up in night but wasnt major issue. TV in room... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2014

My daughter and I stayed at the Franklyn on 7th to 11th July 2014. Our room was at the back of the building and was nice and homely. It had everything we needed, TV, tea and coffee making facilities, shower and toilet and plenty storage space. It was bright and nicely decorated. The hotel is in a brilliant location just... More

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Cardiff, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 11, 2014

I stayed here last weekend 4th July for 2 nights there was 12 of us on my friends 50th birthday weekend we found the hotel fantastic its central to all the things we wanted to do the staff were very friendly and the breakfast was great too we found the rooms very comfortable would def recommend to others there talking... More

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Huddersfield, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2014

Myself and my auntie stayed at the Franklyn Fri to Sun 20 to 22 June. The hotel was very clean. Our room was for 3 people and was a good size. The bed that I slept in was one of the comfyist I have ever slept in. The breakfast was really good and was served at what time you chose.... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 18, 2014 via mobile

I recently visited Blackpool for the weekend for my birthday with two of my friends, we stayed here at the Franklyn Hotel. This hotel is exactly what you need for a fun weekend away, it's very clean, a great central location, the staff are so friendly and helpful and I thoroughly enjoyed my stay! It is a small family run... More

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Colchester, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 12, 2014

Myself and two friends stayed at the Franklyn for two nights. Staff were really helpful from when we first booked to when we left. Room was clean and tidy and perfect base to explore blackpool. Breakfast was plentiful and very tasty (thanks for the poached eggs Iain!). Location was perfect. good 5/10 minutes walk and your near the hounds hill... More

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Leamington Spa, England, United Kingdom
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25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 24, 2014

This b&b has to be one of the best I have ever stayed in, the owners are such friendly people and make you feel at home. Great value for money. We stayed in room 1 which has a small double bed and a single and en-suite. Was a bit cramped for the 2 of us but nothing to complain about.... More

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Address: 33 Charnley Road | Central Blackpool, Blackpool FY1 4PE, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Lancashire > Blackpool
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Hotel Class:1 star — Franklyn Hotel 1*
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The Franklyn Hotel, B&B, Guest House makes an ideal base for your break as we are ideally situated right in the centre of our world famous resort and within a couple of minutes walk from Blackpool's key attractions such as The Winter Gardens, The Tower Complex, Funny Girls, The Theatres and Shops. We are also only a short walk from the Promenade where trams and buses run every few minutes to whisk you off down to the Pleasure Beach. All at budget prices.Free limited parking. Evening meals on request. All our rooms are equipped with TVs, hospitality tray offering Tea, Coffee and Hot Chocolate and are freshened on a daily basis. We now have 4 family rooms which can cater for up to 5 people. If you are looking for a budget break ring us for a cheap break. We even offer a 'Free' Train/Bus station pick up & drop off service. We have limited free parking but there is a secure car park next to us at a reasonable cost. Prices are 5 pounds for 24 hours, 8 pounds for 48 hours and 9 pounds for 72 hours. ... more   less 
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