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The Kensington Hotel

285 - 287 South Promenade, Blackpool FY1 6AJ, England
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Ranked #708 of 894 Blackpool B&B and Inns
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 3 weeks ago
Lyn T Hayle, United Kingdom
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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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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Stayed for 1 night as just somewhere to get our heads down after a night out with friends. Fine if thats all your after, though I would shower before you arrive. Our shower had 1 temperature (cold) as the dial to control it just spun. And our friends in another room couldn't turn theres off. Still the same the following... More

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Weekend in blackpool for the lights after booking through booking. Com the photos on the website are different from the ones online, the shower door to the cublicle wouldnt open fully as it hit the sink, the shower rail was not fixed back to the wall so couldn't alter the height the curtains would close together as they where smaller... More

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Sheffield, United Kingdom
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4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Been and stayed in this hotel seversl times now, previously we have received good service. This visit wasn't on arrival we parked our car and went in told to come back at 2pm. Asked if we could use the toilet as we have fone before on entering the toilet the lock didn't work well and needed a good clean, bon... More

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Hayle, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We stayed in half term in October and it was very good, the staff were helpful and polite, the breakfast was plentiful.children were well treated nothing was too much trouble, would stay again but would have a seaview, the budget room we stayed in had a fan outside and quite noisy.

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Falkirk, Scotland, United Kingdom
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6 reviews 6 reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Our room was ok the only there was only a couple of things wrong with the room it stank of Indian food and the wall and the ceiling both in need of a lick of paint as ther was damp patches, plus there was a smell of dampness in the lobby plus a smell of someone smoking drugs in the... More

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Rochester, England, United Kingdom
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago 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 4 weeks ago

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 weeks ago

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
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2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 23, 2014

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
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 30, 2014

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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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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