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Colonial Hotel

465 South Promenade, Blackpool FY4 1AR , England
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Ranked #64 of 74 Hotels in Blackpool
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 7, 2014
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3 of 5 stars
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milnthorpe
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10 reviews 10 reviews
4 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 7, 2014

Another bargain trip sourced from the Sunday newspaper! We only live an hour from Blackpool but had not visited for a few years so when we saw the Colonial offering dinner,bed and breakfast for £25 a night we booked four nights mid-week. First impressions, good situation on the Promenade between South and Central piers, ample parking, though it could be... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2014

First of all they had taken the money twice. When we arrived we had to wait for our rooms because they weren't ready this was at gone 4pm. We were told we had been up graded the family room was okish but the double room was absolutely shocking was like a bedsit. Damp all the over the room. We had... More 

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Birmingham, United Kingdom
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42 reviews 42 reviews
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11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 28, 2014

tired, hotel staff on reception /bar very helpful and friendly, bar very limited not much choice.no room service make your own bed and wash your own cups we were given two towels for four of us and we paddled in and out of antiquated ensuite because the toilet leaked and the shower was ancient.Dont wait for the lift your holiday... More 

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birmingham england
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed October 28, 2014 via mobile

We have just come back from a two night stay. We had a family room and breakfast included in our stay. On arrival staff were friendly on entering room a bit disappointed outdated tatty old furniture, tv with controller that has a bit if card in back of remote to make it work. Shower outdated took us half a hour... More 

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Bidford-on-Avon, United Kingdom
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6 reviews 6 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 22, 2014

Hubby booked us in for a weekend break for our wedding anniversary and to be honest first impressions did not bode well, but how wrong were we. The staff were so helpful and the evening entertainment with Ian was hilarious. There were some great residents in at the same time as us and we had such a fabby time. Don't... More 

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middlesbrough
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4 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 16, 2014

we have just enjoyed our latest holiday at the colonial , we stayed for 8 days and had a marvellous time as we always do. Nothing is too much trouble for the staff you only have to ask , the management are wonderful and caring thanks linda for youre card we really appreciated your loving thoughts , the entertainment as... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 14, 2014

shown to room which had a bath instead of a shower given another room which smelled of cigarette smoke both rooms needed a re-fit nothing like the on line photos most of the double glazed units were broken down i.e. condensation in between glass asked for a refund as we had paid in full got the refund 2 days later

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4 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 23, 2014

Another great holiday at the colonial. Staff, food and room brilliant, as always.. Ian D.J lots of fun.Owners very attentive. Always making sure guests are happy. I wouldnt stay anywher else. Cant wait to return for illuminations. Stayed for 11 days in July 2014 for 3rd time.

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 18, 2014 via mobile

Just avoid its horrible never again.stayed there for the first time ever it will definetly the last its awful.the place was smelly and very dated.the pictures online must have been taken a long time ago.they have no resemblance to how it looks now.do your selves a favour and avoid.

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Manchester, United Kingdom
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 16, 2014

After a really fun but long day at the Pleasure Beach, we went for a few drinks and decided to stay over - this was the nearest hotel to the pub we were in and was advertised as £20 per person per night. The night porter checked us in, informing us that 'those rate are for walk-ins at 2 or... More 

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Address: 465 South Promenade, Blackpool FY4 1AR , England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Lancashire > Blackpool
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Number of rooms: 50
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#29 On the Beach Hotel in Blackpool

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