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The Kensington Hotel

285 - 287 South Promenade, Blackpool FY1 6AJ, England
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Ranked #705 of 894 Blackpool B&B and Inns
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4 of 5 stars reviewed 2 days ago
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3.5 of 5 stars
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Rochester, England, United Kingdom
2 reviews
2 of 5 stars Reviewed today NEW via mobile

Wow! The first thing we saw when we pulled up was an entire family being escorted out of the hotel and into the back of a police van, marvellous! Reception staff were friendly, quickly shown to our rooms. Unfortunately there was a horrible smell throughout all of the upstairs corridors. The heating did not appear to be on, but the... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Ignore the poor reviews. Some people can never be deified. With14 in our group it would be easy to get somethings wrong with the booking. They didn't. We were greeted well and checked in easily. Staff very friendly and happy to assist. Children were treated well and evening Buffet excellent value though maybe a bit spicy for some. Only criticism... More

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Kingston-upon-Hull, United Kingdom
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

We have just returned from a terrible 1 night stay at the Kensington Hotel, thank goodness it was only 1 night. We had paid a ridiculous £162 for a family room as we wanted a last minute break to see the illuminations. We booked a family room and although we were not expecting top standard we did expect our basic... More

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Stoke-on-Trent, United Kingdom
1 review
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Booked as a little break away to see the illuminations. Parking available at the rear of the hotel which is limited, told to move our vehicle so that there was room for another vehicle to park infront of ours and was told that we would not be blocked In as there is a procedure in place and the vehicle would... More

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Doncaster, England, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

lovely hotel staff very friendly rooms and bathroom very clean would defiantly go back but would not book with booking.com again as I found it very expensive to book through them would book direct with the hotel as I would have had a better deal

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liverpool
2 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 24, 2014

I booked this hotel for one night only , was I glad it was one night , yes , I enterd the hotel to the worse smell ever , went to go in the shower ,water ice cold , went to brush my teeth ,cudnt turn the tap back off , got on the bed as I wudnt get in... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 4, 2014 via mobile

We stayed at Kensington Hotel on two occasions - as a couple and with family. The view from the hotel is beautiful, could not be any closer to the beach. The hotel is in close access to main attractions. It is nice to come back to the hotelafter the daily outings. The cosey atmospherel gives a homely feeling. The staff... More

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Dunfermline, Fife
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2014

My partner and I stayed here for two nights in July. Room was pleasant and food in attached restuarant was great. Lovely buffet!!! Reception were really helpful and car parking was free. Will go back there when visiting Blackpool

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Chester, England, United Kingdom
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 30, 2014

Well we booked the week before through Late Rooms to stay here for bank holiday weekend. I get the confirmation email and we're all set. My friends had been reading the reviews and was not too happy about going here but I said its just one night and no one ever writes good reviews. Anyway we get there on the... More

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Ellesmere Port, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 26, 2014

We booked this hotel at the last minute just to get away for the bank holiday weekend, as usual, I looked at some of the reviews and to be honest I wondered what I was letting us in for. The reality, however, was a very pleasant surprise. The room was spotless ( it was a budget double), the bathroom was... More

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Address: 285 - 287 South Promenade, Blackpool FY1 6AJ, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Lancashire > Blackpool
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Number of rooms: 56
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