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Glen Guest House

Certificate of Excellence
25 Barton Avenue, Blackpool FY1 6AP, England
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Glen Guest House
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Ranked #9 of 910 Blackpool B&B and Inns
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 2 days ago
Josephine M Douglas, United Kingdom
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    5 of 5 stars
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    5 of 5 stars
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Douglas, United Kingdom
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Myself and friends have had a fantastic weekend stay at the Glen Guesthouse Blackpool, the facilities, eg: Bathrobes slippers choice of drinks supplied in room, immaculate throughout . The breakfast was lovely plenty of choice. Also walking distance of shops and attractions. John made us welcome from start to finish, would recommend the Glen Guesthouse to anyone wishing to go... More 

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

Dear Josie, Thank you so much for your review and more importantly for coming back to stay and bringing your friends with you. It was lovely to see you both again and thank you for the fudge. Looking forward to your next visit. Kind regards John xx More 

Isle of Man, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We have just come back from Blackpool after a long weekend with friends ,We had never stayed at the Glenn before , but our friends had .We were greeted by John with a friendly welcome nothing was too much trouble .Our room was lovely and clean with little extras like tea ,coffee, hot chocolate and biscuits .Breakfast was to die... More 

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

Dear Alison, Thank you for your lovely review. I really do appreciate your kind words, especially as you came with previous guests so I had a lot to live up to!!! I am delighted that you enjoyed what I offer at the Glen and I hope you will come back. Kind regards John x More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Stayed at the Glen this weekend and like the first time it is getting better. The rooms are set to a high standard and are spotless. The breakfast is top class and sets you up for the day. Its nice to know that you have an excellent guest house when arriving at Blackpool. Yon have an added bonus as John... More 

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

Dear Ian & Helen, Thank you for taking the time to write another review, I am so pleased that you still enjoy what I offer at the Glen. It is a real complement when guests return. It is my pleasure to have you stay with me and I look forward to your return. Kind regards John x More 

London, United Kingdom
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Stayed for a couple of nights over the bank holiday weekend. Great little place to stay close to the sea front and attractions. well looked after by John and a great breakfast. Would definitely recommend.

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Dear Dan & Emily, Thank you so much for your review. I am delighted that you enjoyed your stay with me, It was my pleasure to meet you both and I hope you will come back again soon. Kind regards John More 

Bradford, United Kingdom
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16 reviews 16 reviews
4 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Came to Blackpool for the Rugby League Summer Bash and stayed at the Glen Guest house for Saturday and Sunday nights. My wife and I really enjoyed our stay and had a lovely time. The room was a very good size, bed nice and comfy and even though we were at the top of the house there was plenty of... More 

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

Dear Ken & Barbara, Thank you so much for your kind words. I am so pleased that you enjoyed your stay with me. It was my pleasure to meet you both and I am delighted that you enjoyed your stay at The Glen. I suppose the icing on the cake is that your team won their match. I hope to... More 

London, United Kingdom
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3 reviews 3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This was my second stay at The Glen Guest House, and I enjoyed it even more than the first, if that was possible. The hotel is immaculate, trendy and modern but manages to retain all the effortless charm that a quality establishment should. John the owner could not have been more welcoming, and his pride in the hotel and attention... More 

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

Dear Ed, Thank you very much for your kind words. I am delighted that you enjoyed your stay with me again. It is always great to have returning guests and even better when they leave such a great review. Thanks again and see you soon. Kind regards John More 

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2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 7, 2015 via mobile

My partner and i spent 2 nights at the Glen and couldnt have asked for anything better. The room was clean and tidy and all toiletries were provided aswell as robes and slippers. John was very welcoming and his hospitality was second to none. The place oozes modernity and free parking is an added bonus. The full english breakfast which... More 

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

Dear Sarah & Craig, Thank you for your review and kind words. It was my pleasure to meet you both and look after you for the weekend. I am delighted that you enjoyed your stay with me. I completely understand your comments on the ensuite. Unfortunately, the building dates back to 1890 so I am limited as to what I... More 

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155 reviews 155 reviews
39 hotel reviews
83 helpful votes 83 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 4, 2015

My husband and I stayed here for a couple of niights, and would not consider staying anywhere else in Blackpool now. John made us feel like welcome friends, not just guests, and it was our pleasure to join him and his wonderful friends (and two gorgeous dogs!) for drinks at the bar and have a relaxed chat with really lovely... More 

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

Dear Mary Jo & Iain, Thank you so very much for your very kind words. It was a pleasure to meet you both and get to know you a little at the bar over the couple of days. I am delighted that you enjoyed your stay with me and I hope you will come back and see the illuminations. It... More 

Middlesbrough, United Kingdom
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22 reviews 22 reviews
9 hotel reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 1, 2015

spotless b & b, breakfast was spot on with fresh ground coffee. the owner john was welcoming and helpful although we did get the impression he was glad to see the back of us on the last morning. drinks in the cosy bar are a bit pricey but john opens it up even though we were the only guests. the... More 

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

Dear Mark, Thank you for your review. I am a little surprised by your remarks as you both gave the impression that you enjoyed your stay in Blackpool, even after getting soaked in the rain on Saturday night. Blackpool council have spent millions trying to improve the area and I think they are doing a good job, still more to... More 

Ballyhaunis, Ireland
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15 reviews 15 reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 28, 2015

We spent 4 nights in the Glen Guesthouse, it is a lovely,warm and friendly place. John is an excellent host the rooms were extremely well equipped with everything that you would need. Tea/coffee and bottled mineral water was in our room a nice touch. The decor of the room was modern and fresh the shower was lovely. We had some... More 

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

Dear Kieran & Ger, Thank you for your review. I am so pleased that you enjoyed your stay at The Glen Guest House. It was my pleasure to look after you both and I am delighted that you enjoyed the locally sourced breakfast. Hope to see you when you come back to Blackpool. Kind regards John More 

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