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23 - 25 Portland Street | Merseyside, Southport PR8 1LR, England
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The Talbot Hotel
Ranked #5 of 32 hotels in Southport
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Colwyn Bay, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Stayed over as travelled to a family celebration. Made very welcome at reception. Large party catered for and the meal was served efficiently by friendly staff. The gravy boats were out of this world! I have a slight mobility problem and Gilbert, the manager, was so helpful.The room was small but lovely and clean with all mod cons. I don't... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

we had the best weeks holiday ever the hotel was clean very friendly food was fantastic entertainment excelant .staff were perfect nothing was too much for them .they took our cases up stairs no problem and i felt bad because my case was realy big and heavy.we will deffinatly be going again with the rest of our family shops galloe... More

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

July 19th 2014,We held our Wedding Lunch and Evening Reception at The Talbot Hotel. Gilbert,the hotel owner is front of house, charming&friendly,A very charismatic man,who made us and our guests very welcome and relaxed.He looked after every aspect of our day which made it less stressful for us.Nothing was too much trouble.The wedding lunch was served in the dining room,which... More

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Southport, United Kingdom
14 reviews 14 reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Our drama group held there Annual Dinner at the Talbot on the 4th July. Gilbert is an excellent host who remembered me from nearly 12 years ago when we held my daughter's wedding reception at thr hotel. 20 of us enjoyed an excellent three course meal, served piping hot on hot plates. Some of our party booked in for the... More

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Bathgate, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2014

Very welcoming hotel. The owner, Gilbert, and his family and staff are second to none in the hospitality they show to all guests. My room was excellent in cleanliness and very comfortable. As I require a gluton free diet this was coped with without making me feel odd or a nuisance. I would definitely recommend the Talbot to friends and... More

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Armadale, United Kingdom
3 reviews 3 reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2014

I have just come home from another stay in this hotel, and it is just so good I am writing again. It is welcoming , Gilbert remembered me from my previous visit and he is such a good host you immediately feel at home, and secure. It is clean and comfortable rooms. The food was excellent , served really hot... More

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Preston, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 13, 2014

We had the pleasure of being at a brilliant jazz weekend on May 2nd - 5th, at the Talbot Hotel, when the Temperance Seven were the star turn. They are still excellent musicians and true entertainers in their own right. We also visited again for another fantastic jazz weekend on the 6th - 9th June.We had a great time with... More

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Birmingham, United Kingdom
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 9, 2014

Just attended another amazing Jazz weekend at the Talbot. Great value, with meals and some top Jazz bands included in the package. Particularly enjoyed the Sunday night with the Temperance 7, (although there were 8 in the band, 1 extra free). Quite a lot of refurbishments going on I note, hope this not interfere with the next weekender for which... More

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Liverpool, United Kingdom
1 review
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 9, 2014 via mobile

Went with a large group of adults with learning disabilities, third annual trip back to the Talbot Hotel. The owner, Gilbert really couldn't do enough to make sure we were happy. The hospitality shown from Gilbert and all his staff was extremely attentive and for such a specialist group with different needs than the average customer really made our weekend.... More

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Stockport, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 7, 2014

Great Weekend stay at the Talbot with 3 excellent Jazz evenings, Mart Roger's Manchester Jazz, Jive Aces with the wonderful Ray Owen as the Warm-up Spot, then Spats Langham and Keith Nichols What more could you want Warm welcome on arrival, pleasant helpful staff. Good food. Our first visit, we will return. M & J

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Address: 23 - 25 Portland Street | Merseyside, Southport PR8 1LR, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Merseyside > Southport
Also Known As:
The Talbot Hotel Southport, England

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