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56 Reads Avenue, Blackpool FY1 4DE, England
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Ranked #6 of 878 Blackpool B&B and Inns
Certificate of Excellence 2013
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Dublin, Ireland
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25 reviews 25 reviews
20 hotel reviews
85 helpful votes 85 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

We had just spent 5 wonderful days in Blackpool with friends at The Avenue Guest House, Blackpool. Chris & Gordon made us all feel so welcome. The home for home is so cosy & clean, you are bound to relax here. They could not do enough for you. Always attentive and making sure we were well looked after. The bed... More

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Southampton, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Spent the Easter Weekend at this wonderful guest house. The accommodation is very very good and can rival a larger hotel chain. Extremly clean throughout the whole house. The quality of furnishings and bedwear and towels is of very good quality. The breakfast was ace and the dining room very bright and comfortable. Now lets talk about the hosts, Chrissy... More

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4 reviews 4 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Just back from a fantastic 3 day weekend in Blackpool and this is the 2nd time we have stayed at The Avenue Guest House. The owners, Chrissy and Gordon, can simply not do enough to make you feel welcome. They want to make sure your stay is as enjoyable as can be. Nothing is too much trouble for them and... More

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Barrow in Furness, England, United Kingdom
12 reviews 12 reviews
6 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

GORDON/CHRIS the owner make you are wanted On arrival Gordon scurries away to make you tea/coffee whilst Chris attends to checking you in tell what to expect from owners and what they expect in return the hotel is very clean as is the beds which is i expect towels changed every day if required, Chris/Gordon do everything to make you... More

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Edinburgh, United Kingdom
13 reviews 13 reviews
7 hotel reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My Partner and I have just returned from an overnight stay in this fantastic B&B.As soon as you enter the place you are made to feel at home thanks to Chris and Gordon. On arrival you are given a free cup of tea/coffee and biscuits while you are checking in. The place is so clean and well maintained. Our room... More

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Senior Contributor
37 reviews 37 reviews
16 hotel reviews
52 helpful votes 52 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

From the moment we arrived until sadly we had to leave early due to illness(nothing to do with the hotel) we were made to feel most welcome on arrival we had a cup of tea with biscuits and a good laugh with the two guys who run the hotel ,our room 4 was without a doubt the best room in... More

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south yorkshire
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29 reviews 29 reviews
22 hotel reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 2, 2014

Just got back from a great stay at The Avenue! Picked this one due to all the excellent reviews on here & we weren't disapointed! Chris was friendly and helpful during the booking & on arrival was exactly the same, a warm welcome with a bit of banter! Complimentary coffee & biscuits went down a treat! Chris put us in... More

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Chris k, Owner at The Avenue, responded to this review

well at last, ventually we got to meet ! thanks marc for your review we both hope you all had a good stay with us and hope to see you all agine soon, thanks once again! More

Mansfield, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 2, 2014

Great room, Great food, Great price = Best weekend break in Blackpool for a very long time! Thanks to Chris and Gordon for your kind welcome and excellent hospitality - we will definitely be back! See you soon, best wishes, Emma & Neil xx

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Chris k, Owner at The Avenue, responded to this review

hey emma and neil. and to think we nearly let you go lol! , glad we didnt though, we are really pleased you enjoyed your stay with us and thanks for your comments in our guest book too , your welcome anytime! More

4 reviews 4 reviews
4 hotel reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 21, 2014

Had a lovely stay with Gordon and chris, your guest house is one of the cleanest we have ever stayed in, and you were both really friendly people, the breakfast was second to none and I don't think I would be able to stay anywhere else in blackpool now, we both enjoyed our stay and thank you both very much,... More

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Chris k, Owner at The Avenue, responded to this review

Thank you Julie and Chris it always a pleasure to welcome such nice folks into our home, you made so much of your time with us too , as we say " even if your just passin , pop in for a cuppa" lol! cheers. More

Durham, United Kingdom
1 review
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 29, 2014

Just returned from a fantastic weekend at the Avenue Guest House. The best B&B we have stayed in at Blackpool ( and we have tried loads over the years). On arrival we were greeted by Gordon who was extremely welcoming and offered us a tea/coffee and biscuits. We then met Chris who had us creased with laughter instantly, they both... More

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Chris k, Owner at The Avenue, responded to this review

Thanks Andrew, and guess what , thats the way we like it , arrive as strangers and leaves as friends, its our motto, we have such lovely people , such as yourselves come to stay it makes all the hard work worthwhile , thanks again and we hope to see you again soon! More

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Address: 56 Reads Avenue, Blackpool FY1 4DE, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Lancashire > Blackpool
Bar / Lounge Beach Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Wheelchair access
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Ranked #6 of 878 B&Bs / Inns in Blackpool
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Official Description (provided by the hotel):
The Avenue is a small Guesthouse owned by Chris and Gordon in Central Blackpool, licensed, only a short stroll from the Tower, Winter Gardens etc. We can accommodate couples and families, single occupancy of any room will incur a surcharge, we are Gay friendly and Family friendly. You can be assured of a warm welcome with the guarantee of no Stag or Hen parties. Free Wifi and residents parking and a choice of rooms from standard to a premier room with its own sofa, walk - in wardrobe with a silent fridge. All rooms en-suite with TVs with DVD players and Tea/Coffee facilities, hairdryers. ... more   less 
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