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Tam O' Shanter

3.0 of 5 Guest house   |   8 Coop Street, Blackpool FY1 5AJ, England
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Ranked #460 of 878 Blackpool B&B and Inns
Certificate of Excellence 2013
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Stayed at the Tam O'Shanter for a weekend in March for a dance competition. We didn't have time for breakfast the first day and as a typical young couple we missed breakfast the second day so couldn't comment on the cooked breakfast, however there was cereal and toast both mornings. The landlady accomodated for my lactose intollerence and I was... More

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Great Britain
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4 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 6, 2014

Found the TAM O SHANTER to be friendly and comfy for a Weekend Warm and clean. Meals were inviting and plentiful Mine host was very Helpful Bedding was fresh and clean With Ironing Facilities TV INCLUDED

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Rochdale, United Kingdom
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 2, 2014

We Stayed here friday night and saturday night with the family ...we had a Clean room and hotel was nice and clean nice landlady very welcoming close to the beach and shops couldnt of asked for more... Will be coming back :) ...did have mixed feelings of coming after reading the reviews but we didn't let that put us off... More

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Basingstoke, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 2, 2014

We are arrived early to a warm welcome from the landlady who had already prepared our room, we had a family room as we have two young children. A good choice of Breakfast hot and Cold was offered. The room had everything we needed, And the landlady was happy to replace any towels etc all we had to do was... More

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Hereford, United Kingdom
1 review
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed December 28, 2013

a first time trip to blacpool...... A definate last stay at this place... place smells damp room grotty very cold... no etticut at all.!!!!! had to ask for towels.. toilet rolls.. no hand soap no napkins on breakfast table.. breakfast rushed and cold.. booked and paid 5 nights stayed only 3 never again!!

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Manchester, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 4, 2013

I first booked to go and stay here in 2011 Monday to Friday with my partner we had a standard room with shared facilities room was very clean and had lots of space tea and coffee was included and made a lovely cupper. The b&b was very clean throughout not a speck of dust anywhere landlady was very friendly always... More

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Oxford, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 28, 2013

just had a weekend away at the tam o' shanter in Blackpool the hotel was a nice small family run hotel , Nigel & Emma were excellent host very friendly and could not do more to make our stay a better brake , the location of the hotel was really good and easy to find , the whole weekend was... More

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Coventry, United Kingdom
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4 hotel reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 28, 2013

We stayed at the Tam o Shanter for a week the room was clean and comfortable ,we had an en suite room which was cleaned every day . Emma Nigel and there boys went out of there way to look after us nothing was to much trouble we even had an evening meal which was lovely and the breakfast was... More

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Blackpool, United Kingdom
2 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 28, 2013

me and my new husband stayed at the tam oshanter for a weekend and were delighted with the accomodation. emma couldnt do enough for you (when she stopped talking lol only kiddin) we will definately be going back again in the summer when we can stay longer. thanks for a wonderful stay at your hotel guys brill xx hope to... More

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Birmingham, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 27, 2013

stopped for 3 nights on the 28th october ,stayed in the small double room , not the greatest b n b ive ever stayed in but it is good value for money , the room was small but comfy and i slept well . breakfast was nice ,hot and fresh and there was a good selection of cereals . shower... More

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nigelemma, Manager at Tam O' Shanter, responded to this review

Hi Thank you for taking the time to write a review and for your kind words we do hope to see you again in the future. Nigel Billing More

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Additional Information about Tam O' Shanter

Address: 8 Coop Street, Blackpool FY1 5AJ, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Lancashire > Blackpool
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Ranked #460 of 878 B&Bs / Inns in Blackpool
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:3 star — Tam O' Shanter 3*
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
We are proud to announce that following a very thorough inspection by the English Tourist Board we have now been awarded 3 star status for the quality and excellence of the food.The Tam O’ Shanter is the ideal Blackpool holiday choice, with a central Blackpool location and a warm and friendly family run service.Under the same family ownership since 2005, the Tam O Shanter Guesthouse in Blackpool is centrally located, only a couple of minutes' walk from Central Pier and the Promenade and close to the Beach,Blackpool Tower, Tussaud's Waxworks, Sealife Centre, Coral Island, Bonny Street Market, Houndshill Shopping Centre and approximately 15-20 minutes' walk (or a short tram ride) from the Pleasure Beach, with the night-life of Queen Street a short taxi ride (approximately £5) away or a short walk of about 10 – 15 minutes. There are also several local pubs and bars within a short walking distance, most of which feature evening entertainment.There is free, unrestricted on-street parking, as well as a Pay-and-Display car park at the end of Coop Street and the main, council run Central Car Park opposite the entrance to Coop Street. Both car parks are about a minute's walk. from the Tam O Shanter. ... more   less 
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