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Glen Guest House

4.0 of 5 Bed and Breakfast   |   25 Barton Avenue, Blackpool FY1 6AP, England
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Ranked #4 of 878 Blackpool B&B and Inns
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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6 hotel reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

My partner and I stayed her on the 9th and 10th April for a midweek break. It was our first visit to this guest house and John (the owner) couldn't have done any more. Upon arrival he made sure that we had parking and even though we were early our room was ready. A nice room with everything we needed.... More

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John C, Owner at Glen Guest House, responded to this review

Dear Michael, Thank you so very much for such a lovely review. I am delighted that you both enjoyed your stay with me at the Glen. It was my pleasure to meet you and look after you during your stay here. It is so special for me when strangers arrive for a stay at my guest house and leave as... More

Liverpool, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We went for a two night anniversary break, it was fab,John was so welcoming. The guest house was immaculate so clean and everything you need is there. The food was delicious with plenty of it. The beds were so comfy too. We got engaged while we were there John got us chocolates and our first card. He's lovely, would recommend... More

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John C, Owner at Glen Guest House, responded to this review

Dear Lynda & Sean, Thank you so much for your kind words. It was a pleasure to meet you both and I am delighted that you got engaged at The Glen. I am pleased that you enjoyed your stay and liked the room with the new en suite. I look forward to your return and keep me informed about the... More

Tayport, United Kingdom
1 review
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 21, 2014

We stayed at the Glen Guest House from the 15th-17th Feb 2014 as the hotel we had originally booked with was cancelled last minute. All I can say is we were not dissapointed, so glad we stayed here.The guest house is very modern and clean and nothing is a problem to the owner John, you can clearly see he takes... More

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John C, Owner at Glen Guest House, responded to this review

Dear Gail & Scott, Thank you so much for your review. It was our pleasure to have you stay at the Glen Guest House and we are delighted that you enjoyed your time here. We are also happy that you enjoyed the tapas that Carlos cooked. Hope to see you again soon. Kind regards John More

Chalfont Saint Peter, United Kingdom
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 19, 2014

The Glen Guest house is a superb place to stay, me and my boyfriend went there for a long weekend and it exceeded all our expectations. the rooms are beautifully decorated and come with all the essentials a hotel would provide. The breakfast is amazing, you can choose what you want for your full English (good for me as I'm... More

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John C, Owner at Glen Guest House, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your review. We are delighted that you enjoyed your stay with us and that breakfast was enjoyed. As I advised I source local produce whenever possible. Come back and visit your Nan again and bring your sister with you next time. Kind regards John More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2014

top marks for this guest house we have even booked our return visit for June John an Carlos are both so welcoming make you feel at home .. spotless rooms beautiful breakfast ...see u soon from Richard an Cheryl x

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John C, Owner at Glen Guest House, responded to this review

Dear Richard & Cheryl, Thank you for writing your review for the Glen Guest House. We really do appreciate your kind words. We are also so delighted to hear your exciting news. We are looking forward to your return in June. Kind regards John More

Cumbria, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2014

The Glen has to be without a doubt the best guest house/ b&b I have ever stay in. John the owner was very welcoming and helpful and best of all had good banter with the group. The rooms wer out off this world,with lots of freebies!!! ;) and extremely clean. Breakfast was beautiful and could pick wot u had on... More

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John C, Owner at Glen Guest House, responded to this review

Dear Vickie, Thank you so much for your review. I am delighted that you and your friends enjoyed your stay at the Glen. It was a pleasure to meet you all and was great to have a chat in the bar. I do hope you will all return later in the year. Kind regards John More

Consett, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 16, 2014

We traveled down to Blackpool from newcastle 4 of us, to expect a good stay it was way over our expectations. We went off the reviews that are really good, experienced it for our selves and now know why all the reviews are brilliant because its a fab place to stay! John is brilliant very friendly & helpful. Breakfast is... More

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John C, Owner at Glen Guest House, responded to this review

Thank you so much for writing such a kind review for the Glen Guest House. We are delighted that you enjoyed your stay. It was a pleasure to meet you all and we hope you wont leave it too long to return. Kind regards John More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 16, 2014 via mobile

We had an absolutely amazing weekend at the glen guest house! Breakfast was gorgeous just what we needed to pull us around after a good drink in the guest house bar with john and carlos! I will definitely be recommending the glen to everyone who might be visiting blackpool, rooms were lovely and very clean, breakfast was gorgeous and there... More

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John C, Owner at Glen Guest House, responded to this review

Dear Ceri, Thank you for taking the time to review the Glen Guest House. We are delighted that you enjoyed your stay. It was so much fun having you and your friends stay. Carlos says to hurry back and he will cook more tapas. Once again, many thanks. Kind regards John More

Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 16, 2014

We went to blackpool from newcastle for a weekend. I could not fault my stay in anyway at all! Rooms are beautiful. Service is absolutely brilliant, John is such a gentleman helps with anything you need, he runs the place really really well. We will 100 percent be booking up to stay again. We will be spreading the word. I... More

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John C, Owner at Glen Guest House, responded to this review

Dear Ashleigh, Thank you so much for your kind words. It was our pleasure to have you stay with us and we are delighted that you enjoyed your time here. We hope that you will return again soon for more tapas and drinks!!!!! Kind regards John More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 10, 2014 via mobile

We arrived to a lovely warm welcome from John who even carried my bag upstairs! We were really impressed with his B & B, everything was perfect, the room, the modern decor, the breakfast & the hospitality. We also enjoyed a wee drink & a blether in the bar. The attention to detail was just right from bottled water in... More

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John C, Owner at Glen Guest House, responded to this review

Dear Kevin & Jackie, Thank you so very much for your kind words. It was a pleasure to meet you both and I am delighted that you enjoyed your time at the Glen. I hope that you will return again and I look forward to welcoming you back. Thanks again for the recommendation of the Chinese Restaurant which we enjoyed... More

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Additional Information about Glen Guest House

Address: 25 Barton Avenue, Blackpool FY1 6AP, England
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Location: United Kingdom > England > Lancashire > Blackpool
Amenities:
Bar / Lounge Beach Beverage Selection Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking
Hotel Style:
Ranked #4 of 878 B&Bs / Inns in Blackpool
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:4 star — Glen Guest House 4*
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
A warm welcome awaits you at The Glen Guest House. Quality accommodation in a relaxed and friendly atmosphere.The Glen Guest House is based in a quiet location in the South Shore of Blackpool. The Glen is just off the Promenade and ideally positioned between The Tower and the Pleasure Beach. We are 10 to 15 minutes walk from Blackpool Tower. There is free on site parking facilities for every room which is covered by 24hr CCTV. All rooms are en-suite (en suites have just been upgraded with electric showers and new decoration)and have been decorated to a modern high standard with stylish furnishings and decor. The rooms are well equipped with fresh bed linen, hand and bath towels and a selection of toiletries. The rooms also have tea and coffee making facilities, hairdryers and flat screen TV's with freeview and built-in DVD players for your entertainment. There are a selection of DVD's available to watch if required. There is also free Wifi available.I have also reinstated the bar which is now fully stocked with very reasonably priced drinks. So pop in for a drink before going to explore what Blackpool has to offer. New for 2014 is a discount card that is free to guests and offers a huge variety of discounts, from restaurants to clubs to Funny girls , etc. Just ask for your card on check in. I look forward to welcoming you to The Glen Guest House, Blackpool. Kind regards, John ... more   less 
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