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The Bedford Hotel

3.0 of 5 Small Hotel   |   298 - 300 North Promenade, Blackpool FY1 2EY, England
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Jennam94 Bridlington, United Kingdom
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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Bridlington, United Kingdom
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3 reviews 3 reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

We stayed for a couple of nights in The Bedford Hotel and enjoyed our stay. There was onsite car parking which was a bonus. There was a nice little swimming pool with jacuzzi area which was included in the price of the stay. There was also a sauna in the swimming pool area, but this was an extra £3 a... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Got to say staff were very flexible and autism and deaf friendly to meet our needs great location great vacation with great views and the best experience it having swimming pool spa jacuzzi for as cheap as chips booked all attraction online made a great saving through Blackpool promotions cant thank the staff at the Bedford enough

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

After reading some of the positive comments we, as a family of two adults and two children were really looking forward to our stay. I have to say beds were clean and comfy but the room we were allocated (110) was pretty dire, stained roof tiles, misplaced roof tiles, grained in dirt on bathroom window, badly stained carpet that's fraying,... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Very nice staff especially restaurant good food swimming pool sauna great rooms can be better but overall good friendly hotel would go back entertainment not needed people don't want to sit in their holidays in the hotel plus it was naff but keep up the good work and think of another way to entertain guests don't give them Tony just... More

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Leeds
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12 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Brilliant, well run hotel, excellent service with friendly and helpful staff. Would highly recommend if you are staying in the area. Comfy beds, very clean and good value for money. Pool is an extra bonus.

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Dundee, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Adrian the manager is one of the most helpful that we have met The dinning room staff were all young cheerful and very professional The bar was well run The food was all well prepared and there was more than ample on your plate and the choice of menu was really good and you can have variations of each itemised... More

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Adelaide, Australia
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Beachfront location, budget accommodation. Stayed in family room with one double and two singles. Very friendly and helpful staff. Breakfast served in dining room, good choice of options. Very impressive table service at breakfast, thank you. Generally clean, outdated decor, but appropriate for the price. Our room required some upkeep (holes in bathroom ceiling, edging from bath surround falling off).... More

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Lanark, United Kingdom
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

my wife and i just returned from a mon-fri break .... very disappointed to say the least... room was spacious but apart from TV socket there was only one other power point.. room décor and fittings were dated and badly in need of some attention and there was dust on window sills and on drawer fronts..we didnt expect 5 Star... More

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Manchester, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

the Bedford is a very good budget hotel with various attractive attributes.the staff were all very friendly,happy and helpful.The Bedford has some features you might not expect for a hotel in this price range including an indoor swimming pool,jaccuzi and sauna for which you buy a token for at £3 per hour,however the pool is free.like many hotels in blackpool... More

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Liverpool, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

We have just returned from a 2 night stay, staff were wonderful and so accommodating, food was good too and reasonably priced along with drinks including tea, coffee and snacks. We booked 2 rooms and had 205 and 208, I can only say avoid 205, it was 'very tired' it needed more than a lick of paint, the ceiling needed... More

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Address: 298 - 300 North Promenade, Blackpool FY1 2EY, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Lancashire > Blackpool
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:3 star — The Bedford Hotel 3*
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Situated in one of the finest positions on Blackpool's exclusive North Promenade, the 42 bedroomed Bedford is the ideal base for your holiday, just a short walk from the Town Center, North Pier, Blackpool Tower, and within easy reach of Blackpool Pleasure Beach. The Bedford hotel has been awarded a Quality Plus status, Blackpool's highest quality standard, an has been family run for over 50 years, establishing itself as one of the areas best. We have a enviable reputation for first class food and service. Sea view rooms, luxury sea view lounge and a well stocked bar with live entertainment throughout the main season. Whether your visit is for pleasure or business, take a well deserved swim in our indoor heated pool, or sit back and relax in the turbo spa or sauna. ... more   less 
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