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Doric Hotel

3.0 of 5 Hotel   |   48 - 52 Queens Promenade | Queens Promenade, Blackpool FY2 9RP, England
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  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 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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London
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12 reviews 12 reviews
12 hotel reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

This hotel had such fantastic reviews, We were expecting great things. It was the worst hotel we have ever stayed in. Our tiny, dark, dirty room overlooked the bins and pigeons - one tried to fly in at 5am one morning! The entertainment downstairs was so loud up to midnight that our children couldn't sleep. People smoked outside our bedroom... More

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Glasgow
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64 reviews 64 reviews
20 hotel reviews
32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Traveled with blackpool promotions, rooms were comfortable ,good entertainment for kids food average, the swimming pools were good. Service in the dining room was a bit slow not keen on standard of food.

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Manchester, United Kingdom
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2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Just spent a long bank holiday weekend at the Doric. We were part of a group of 30+ people from Manchester. All the staff were friendly and hard working ,and the food was excellent. My only small concern was the entertainment. It was good for 2 of the 3 nights we stayed(hence the title) and it's a shame as this... More

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Manchester
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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 hotel reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

As far as Blackpool hotels go, this is one of the better ones. The staff are really friendly and work hard. The food is nice for mass catering and really plentiful. However.......... Please sort out the smoking situation as people stand inside the doorway when the weather is bad or its windy resulting in the sun lounge at the front... More

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Boston, United Kingdom
1 review
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We just spent a week at the Doric as part of a family group of 14 covering 3 generations from pensioners to a 4-month old baby. We had 5 bedrooms, including double and family rooms. They were clean and tidy. We parked up on arrival and didn't touch the car for the whole week. The Doric is across the road... More

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stanley, co durham
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16 reviews 16 reviews
10 hotel reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Visited with my 2 grandchildren age 3&7 hotel was a bit dated but clean,after kneeling down on the floor my knees were soaking wet off the carpet then I noticed my grandsons bottom and his socks were wet,the carpet had been cleaned and was still very wet.after getting changed again I rang reception and was told to have my meal... More

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Manchester, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Loved this hotel. Stayed for the weekend with family and friends, staff are so cheery it is what makes any holiday for me. Rooms clean & tidy with plenty tea & coffee. Pools lovely for the kids included in the price of our stay, and bar staff, reception staff and waiting on staff especially at breakfast outstanding!!!! So eager to... More

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

Your room was pretty small it had nearly everything our tea coffee buscuits. Breakfast good and evening meal good but the 2 bad things are no wifi in the room and entertainment bad rubbish singer stayed 2 nights. they had a indoor and outdoor heated pool that was good so you can have a swim free good blackpool break.

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Stalybridge, United Kingdom
2 reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Well we have been going to the Doric for over 20 years but haven't been back for around 5 years, and we can honestly say we wernt disappointed , the restaurant staff were AMAZING, James, was extremely helpful, Danny and Lisa Marie we so obliging and couldn't have been any more pleasant , the food for the whole seven days... More

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Salford, United Kingdom
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19 reviews 19 reviews
9 hotel reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We returned 1 week ago from our yearly 7 night stay at the Doric. Wasn't going to post a review this time as we have said everything before on previous reviews but have to say everything was perfect as usual. Every member of staff are brilliant and a credit to the hotel, as virtually everyone that posts says, nothing is... More

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Address: 48 - 52 Queens Promenade | Queens Promenade, Blackpool FY2 9RP, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Lancashire > Blackpool
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:3 star — Doric Hotel 3*
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Situated on the prestigious Queens Promenade with breath taking views over the Irish sea, The Doric Hotel is fast becoming one of the more popular promenade hotels offering a wide range of facilities and affordable holidays. Renowned for our quality and service in comfortable surroundings making The Doric a fine hospitality experience for all the family.In the last 3 years The Doric has been highly commended by The Blackpool Tourism Awards which picks out the best of Blackpool’s hotel's and its many aspects. ... more   less 
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