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4.0 of 5 Guest house   |   28 Bath Street, Southport PR9 0DA, England
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The Seaview
Ranked #8 of 35 Southport B&B and Inns
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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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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3 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This is an excellent Guest House. The owners are friendly and very helpful. The quality of the breakfast is excellent. Rooms are clean and well decorated. It is centrally located and I would have no hesitation is booking in the future.

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MikeandAlex_12, Owner at The Seaview, responded to this review

Dear Durham John, We thank you for taking the time to write a review of your recent stay with us. We are always delighted when guests feed back their experience of the facilities we provide at Seaview Guest House. We are always pleased to see guests who wish to return to Southport and enjoy all the events and facilities that... More

Northwich, United Kingdom
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Small B&B with lovely hosts who immediately knew all our names.. Some great touches with everything you thought you might have forgotten provided. Very clean and well decorated and very friendly and lovely breakfast cooked by Mike. Would certainly use this again.

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MikeandAlex_12, Owner at The Seaview, responded to this review

Hello David, We are absolutely delighted you enjoyed your stay with us at Seaview Guest House. It was a pleasure having you stay with us and we appreciate your comments on your breakfast. We always try to ensure none of our guests go home hungry. We are particularly proud of being able to offer our guests award winning "black pudding"... More

Exeter, United Kingdom
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10 reviews 10 reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2014

My wife and I stayed here on11th to 14th July,2014 whilst visiting friends in Southport. We had a double room with shower which, though a bit tight was ideal for our purposes. A quiet room at the back of the guest house. The breakfast was very good, so much so that I had to cut down on mine for fear... More

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MikeandAlex_12, Owner at The Seaview, responded to this review

Dear Tony and Jill, We really appreciate you taking the time to write a review of your stay with us at the Seaview. We were blessed with glorious weather during your stay, which we are sure made your stay all the more enjoyable. When you decide to come again we shall provide you with more modest breakfast portions!. We look... More

Chester, United Kingdom
Senior Contributor
28 reviews 28 reviews
28 hotel reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2014

A warm personal welcome on arrival set the tone for our stay. Alex and Mike are great hosts, and the guest house is ideal - great location (just a few minutes walk from everything) - we even had a lovely sunset from our window! The room was clean, comfortable and with everything you needed and more! Our bicycles were also... More

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MikeandAlex_12, Owner at The Seaview, responded to this review

Dear Liz and John, Thank you for posting a review on Trip Advisor, we are pleased you arrived home safely after your very long cycle tour. We hope you come this again and maybe consider the Trans Pennine Cycle Route. We have just had a another group of cyclists stay who have been raising money for Pancreatic Cancer research. Wishing... More

Cannock, United Kingdom
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13 reviews 13 reviews
5 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 2014

Great guest house! I booked for 2 nights while I attended a business conference at the Southport Convention Centre. I was greeted at the door where Alex & Mike called me by my name and welcomed me by taking my bags and sitting me down with a cuppa and a slice of cake & biscuits. My room (number 2) was... More

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MikeandAlex_12, Owner at The Seaview, responded to this review

Hello Joy, Thank you very much for taking time out of your busy schedule to post a review on Trip Advisor for your stay at the Seaview. It was an absolute pleasure having you stay with us and thank you for securing your booking for next year, however we hope we can tempt you back for a stay in Southport... More

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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 2014

Arrived for a 2 night stay, was welcomed immediately and helped in with our luggage. We had the ground floor room, clean, tidy and homely. The finishing touches are lovely, toiletries in en suite, tea and coffee making facilities, biscuits and a chocolate on the pillow. Open the top drawer on the chest there was an array of helpful extras... More

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MikeandAlex_12, Owner at The Seaview, responded to this review

Hi Amanda, We greatly appreciate you taking the time to place a review on Trip Advisor following your stay with us. We are pleased we have made your first visit to Southport a memorable one and look forward to welcoming back again. Mike didn't mind giving up his own breakfast sausage for you and we appreciate your comments, we always... More

Cheshire
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38 reviews 38 reviews
10 hotel reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2014

Our group of 4 friends had a very pleasant one night stay. 2 of the group had a lovely spacious room and my friend and I had a smaller twin room. On arrival our friendly hosts made us most welcome with afternoon tea and coffee with home made cakes and biscuits which I thought was a lovely gesture. There is... More

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MikeandAlex_12, Owner at The Seaview, responded to this review

Dear Princess, Our apologies for not posting a reply to your review earlier, but we have been extremely busy. The excellent weather has attracted more visitors to Southport. We are really pleased your group enjoyed their stay with us. We hope if you decide to stay with us again we can provide the rooms that you would prefer to stay... More

Sheffield, United Kingdom
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 9, 2014

We have stayed with Mike and Alex many times!They are wonderful hosts, with nothing too much trouble.The Seaview is ideally situated and the rooms are all spotless and fully equipped.You will soon become good friends of Mike andAlex, as we have. Thank you, again, we will be back!

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MikeandAlex_12, Owner at The Seaview, responded to this review

Dear Malcolm, We really appreciate taking the time and trouble to place a review on Trip Advisor on your stay with us. It was a delight to see you both again and look forward to seeing you again soon. Hope you arrive next time in your new 4x4 Very best wishes, Mike and Alex More

Northwich
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10 reviews 10 reviews
5 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 8, 2014

We stayed for a night a quick pick me up break from work and staying here is better than a spa to me ! Great welcome from Alex and Mike and a lovely room and fab breakfast. 5 mins from Lord Street and all those shoe shops ... Lively bar at 88 Lord Street and a good Wetherspoons are minutes... More

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MikeandAlex_12, Owner at The Seaview, responded to this review

Dear Tracey and Mike, It was great having you both back with us again and pleased you managed to get your shoe collection stocked up again, they looked great!. We are pleased you enjoyed your meal at the Taj Mahal. All our guests who eat there are always very complementary about the food and service. Great to hear you were... More

Manchester, United Kingdom
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10 reviews 10 reviews
7 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 8, 2014

This hotel was ideal. We booked it as an overnight stay as a birthday surprise. We were very pleased with the friendly welcome we received from Alex and Mike. The rooms were comfortable and well stocked with all the bits you may have forgotten to take. The breakfasts were plentiful and looked inviting and we were not disappointed. We would... More

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MikeandAlex_12, Owner at The Seaview, responded to this review

Dear John and family, Thank you for taking the time to place your comments on Trip Advisor. We are really pleased your the family enjoyed their short stay with us at the Seaview. Your comments are helpful in ensuring we are looking after our guests in comfortable and friendly surroundings. We hope to see you all again soon. More

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Address: 28 Bath Street, Southport PR9 0DA, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Merseyside > Southport
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:4 star — The Seaview 4*
Also Known As:
The Seaview Southport, England

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The Seaview is a lovely guesthouse within walking distance of Southport's bustling Lord Street, the beautiful promenade, theatres and Convention Centre along with 8 championship golf courses. Mike and Alex Carolan, the Proprietors, provide guests with a comfortable and welcoming environment. Open all year providing superior en-suite bedrooms in period surroundings and with a reputation for offering top quality service at affordable rates. Private car-parking available. With our high standards it comes as no surprise that guests chose to return time and time again. ... more   less 
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