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4.0 of 5 Small Hotel   |   73 - 77 Hornby Road, Blackpool FY1 4QJ , England
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Raffles Hotel
Ranked #96 of 892 Blackpool B&B and Inns
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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  • Sleep Quality
    5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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Manchester, United Kingdom
12 reviews 12 reviews
9 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My wife & I stayed here for the August bank holiday 2014 and could not have asked for a better weekend. From our initial realisation of the great location to our surprise of a room upgrade to an apartment, we could not have expected any more. Ian and Graham were excellent hosts, and other characters staying at the hotel (especially... More

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Buckie, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 2, 2014

My wife, 13 year old son & I booked a Raffles apartment through their website the day before we were due to arrive. Ian replied to my first email & after a couple of emails were exchanged we booked for a 6 night stay. We decided on Raffles solely on the excellent reviews by previous guests & we were not... More

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Birmingham, United Kingdom
1 review
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 11, 2014

My mother and myself have been visiting Blackpool for over twelve years, but this was our first stay at Raffles Hotel and we are both dismayed we hadn't discovered this gem of a hotel before. The host Graham was a complete joy, nothing was too much trouble, and he was always on hand to give us helpful pointers as to... More

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11 reviews 11 reviews
4 hotel reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2014

we had an overnight stay here last night,the staff & owners were lovely people who could not do enough for you!.Well situated! Lovely clean rooms en-suite,,very reasonably priced.Comfy bed! Excellent full English breakfast,also an adjoining tea room.Have no hesitation in recommending to any one,Good value for money.

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Warwick, United Kingdom
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110 reviews 110 reviews
56 hotel reviews
346 helpful votes 346 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2014

A very big thank you to Ian, Graham and Phillip for a great couple of days and your fantastic hospitality. Good local advice and organisation of places for us to visit and eat. Good standard of rooms, we were a group of seven people with rooms spread across the hotel, we all of which were excellent. Breakfast was good quality... More

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Aylesbury, United Kingdom
1 review
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 27, 2014

This hotel is run professionally by people who care about the quality of your visit. This gives a very relaxing break. We were made to feel very welcome with a pot of tea on arrival and guests are also treated with friendly humour. They are very helpful with advice on local attractions/eateries. As a bonus, it is usually possible to... More

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4 reviews 4 reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 21, 2014

The service provided by the proprietors and staff is discreet, efficient and friendly. The Raffles' cleaner must be the the best domestic cleaner in Blackpool. The standard of cleaniness is particularly high.The breakfasts are wonderful. I particularly enjoyed my stay this year as I could sit in the front of the hotel and have a cup of tea .

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London, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 20, 2014

I have been visiting Blackpool since the 1980's for various Ballroom dance events at the Winter Gardens and The Tower Ballroom. I have stayed in many different B&Bs, hotels and apartments in the town over these years but never have I ever experienced the quality of customer service and venue as The Raffles Hotel. From the moment we arrived at... More

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Maryport, United Kingdom
5 reviews 5 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 24, 2014

After staying at raffles 8years ago and enjoyed it then we thought about going to Blackpool again so got in touch with raffles who were very helpful in booking us in to a couple of nights (Wednesday and Thursday) , on arrival we were happily greated ,checked in and taken to our room (no 7) which overlooked hornby rd ,the... More

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Bangor, United Kingdom
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8 reviews 8 reviews
8 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 18, 2014

Wanted to stay in or near Albert Rd, reviews for this hotel seemed to be good. Disappointed with the room, decor was very dated and the bed very old and uncomfortable.Room to small for two people. Window rattling. Asked for a front room which we had but we did not realize, and were not told, of the noise to be... More

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Kristian S, Public Relations Manager at Raffles Hotel, responded to this review

We are sorry you did not enjoy your stay with us. Unfortunately there is very little we can do about the external noise, after all we are very central to Blackpool. We are not sure what choice you would like in a breakfast menu, but you can see a copy of our Breakfast Menu on our website - http://www.raffleshotelblackpool.co.uk/?page_id=400 More

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Address: 73 - 77 Hornby Road, Blackpool FY1 4QJ , England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Lancashire > Blackpool
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:4 star — Raffles Hotel 4*

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