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The World Hotel

3.0 of 5 Small Hotel   |   1 Lansdowne Place | Northshore, Blackpool FY1 1SB, England
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Ranked #465 of 885 Blackpool B&B and Inns
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 1, 2014
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 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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2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 16, 2014

when we arrived there was no welcome or chat.. dintnt bother to tell us any information about the hotel or breakfast. He then showed us to our room very quickly and that was the last we seen of him for entire stay and also anyone at all it was like a ghost hotel and didnt see anyone all weekend.. room... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 1, 2014

Just stopped here for the 5th time and as usually had great stay good hotel to stay clean tidy and very nice owners will be returning as soon as possible before we stayed in african room and this time stayed in room 14 all rooms very roomy and comfortable and breakfasts really nice and well prepared

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 18, 2014

After been let down by our original b&b we rang here for a place to stay the night. Luckily they were able to accommodate us. We have stayed here before and loved it. The rooms are very clean, spacious, and accommodated our needs. The staff are very friendly and helpful when needed. The breakfast was really nice. Will definitely be... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 7, 2014

A group of 16 ladies stayed here this weekend for my sisters 40th. Hotel was lovely and clean. Staff were very friendly and couldnt do enough for us. Breakfast was lovely. Will definitely book here again.

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 1, 2014

My first thoughts when I opened the door to the B&B was "oh my god, it smells so bad". The family seem nice but should think about their appearance and really need to sort the smell out in the hall. The rooms are clean and smell nice so I don't know why this can't be done in the rest of... More

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed February 4, 2014 via mobile

As we walk through main entrance family member was stood smoking.. the hall stank of stail smoke... the rooms are nothing like the photos are shown... the rooms smelt awful and had no refreshners in there only empty ones... all the staff were to busy on the laptop when our friends stood outside waited 10 mins until I went down... More

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The-world-hotel-bpl, Manager at The World Hotel, responded to this review

Firstly Thank you for your review, there are a few comments i would like to respond to, the "smoking" Yes we do sometimes smoke outside the front of the building as we live on site and do not smoke inside the building i am sorry this has offended you. the rooms look nothing like the photo`s, the only room that... More

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 21, 2013

My wife and I stay over in Blackpool at least 2/4 times a year and have stayed in many of the B&B's, Guest Houses and Hotels. This hotel is obviously a budget hotel, and offers average service and facilities for a budget price. The Service was OK, and breakfast was nice although very crammed into a very small basement room,... More

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The-world-hotel-bpl, Manager at The World Hotel, responded to this review

We would like to thank you for your review, our dining room does seat enough people for when we are at full capacity however this makes it slightly cramped therefore in the busy periods we do sometimes need to ask people to wait a little while to be seated as this is sometimes the case we allow 1 hour sometimes... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 10, 2013

Just got back from a 2night stay with my two friends. The family who own the hotel are lovely and they all made us feel welcome and were all polite. The rooms were clean and tidy and the beds were comfortable. The breakfast was gorgeous and I'm usually fussy, but there breakfast was definitely first class. I would definitely recommend... More

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Manchester, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 1, 2013

Just back from 4 nights with my wife and 2 girls,had a resort pass and was just looking for a place to get my head down.This place was the cheapest place on late rooms so booked it and didnt expect much.It was above expectations. was advertised as continental breakfast but got the best choice of breakfast Ive had at a... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 29, 2013

My son and I stayed here for 3 nights in august the family which run it were all very friendly and helpful rooms were clean and tidy.They kept asking us if there was anything they could do for us.As they were just new to the business they were wanting feedback good or bad although I could find nothing to complain... More

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Address: 1 Lansdowne Place | Northshore, Blackpool FY1 1SB, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Lancashire > Blackpool
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Hotel Class:3 star — The World Hotel 3*
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The world hotel is under new management as of 16th january 2013 (we are nothing to do with the new world hotel)we have 10 en-suite bedrooms, this hotel was previously run as a woman only hotel, we have decided to change this to couples and families and female groups sorry no stag parties! ... more   less 
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