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Viking Hotel

2.0 of 5 Hotel   |   479 South Promenade, Blackpool FY4 1AX, England
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Ranked #24 of 72 hotels in Blackpool
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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4 of 5 stars reviewed yesterday
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    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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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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London, United Kingdom
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29 reviews 29 reviews
8 hotel reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Big appetites needed food looked to tasty to refuse bedrooms clean but could be a tiny bit bigger I have a issue with striped wallpaper car. Parking is a bit tight downstairs is the show bar when I we t down there first day there was all these people eating filling up the tables they were from outside and paid... More

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Shrewsbury, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We have stayed in the other 4 Choice hotels, Cliffs, Claremont, Patterdale and Keswick on several occasions. This time we decided to venture down the South Shore. Hotel staff very friendly, rooms comfortable, food excellent and consistent with other Choice Hotels. Entertainment was top notch and the venue lives up to the claim on the poster outside " Blackpool's premier... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Very enjoyable stay at the hotel and the reason for this was the staff, food , cleanliness and entertainment. Downside of the stay was the weather and everything in Blackpool is geared around getting as much of your hard earned cash as possible.

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Preston, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

We have just stayed@Viking adults only hotel for one evening £49 each half board excellent value for money, staff lovely and very helpful and professional ,, food fabulous, room very nice and very clean in house cabaret show bar free and you are reserved a table for residents, free parking and the cabaret acts were brilliant.. . lovely seafront views... More

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Scotland, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Stayed at the Viking 18th to 22nd August and what can I say that has not already been said.Everything first class-room,food and entertainment.Waiter Wilf definitely deserves praise nothing too much trouble and no waiting for meals as Wilf should be called the fastest waiter in the west.Will definitely be back.

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Manchester, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

we stayed here 15th to the 17th august for our anniversary, what can I say about this hotel again. well the dining arrangements have changed since we last stayed, its still a buffet style breakfast(which is excellent) now at the evening meal you help yourself to starters, meal still served at your table,( by the lovely friendly staff), then you... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Rooms need a refresh,Food fantastic.Entertainment --well ,was brilliant.Staff very helpful. The only let down was the draught beers flat and sometimes undrinkable.Buddie Lee is one of the best compares we have had the pleasure to have been heckled by---in a nice way

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Penicuik, Scotland, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Just back from a week at the Viking, and cant wait to go back. Easily the best hotel we've been to in Blackpool, (been a few!). Staff very helpful and friendly, food was great, particularly liked the self service buffet for breakfast and starters and sweets. We had a sea view room which was spotlessly clean. Entertainment was excellent and... More

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Sheffield, England, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

we have been at least once a year to the Viking for quite a number of years and never been disappointed the staff are lovely and friendly the food has always been good and we also like the self service breakfast and starters n sweets at the evening meal we also had a very good room this visit it was... More

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

spent 4 nights at the Viking we were a party of 12 the entertainment was fantastic on all nights but one thank goodness for Buddy Lee . Rooms in need of a refurb soon please,dining room is very unorganized, menu offered not always available ,most staff great ,in general v good, booking excellent reception fantastic bar staff good . We... More

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Address: 479 South Promenade, Blackpool FY4 1AX, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Lancashire > Blackpool
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:2 star — Viking Hotel 2*
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Choose the Viking for good food, friendly service and exciting entertainment - all under one roof! Only a few minutes walk from South Pier and Blackpool Pleasure Beach, at the Viking the accent is on fun. Our exceptional sea view restaurant and unrivalled 'Talk of the Coast' cabaret club with top name acts featured nightly, offer our guests simply the best evening's entertainment in the town. An ideal base for a lively child free holiday. ... more   less 
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