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Corby, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Just back from a 4 night holiday once again, love this hotel will never stay anywhere else, the owners are now like family, nothing is ever too much for them to do, the rooms are lovely and clean, the breakfast is absolutely gorgeous, can't wait to book for next time !!!!!!!!!

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Overall the room was what you would expect staying in a B&B in Blackpool. The room was basic.. Had DTV but couldn't get a signal for most of the channel's.. you could feel every spring in the mattress.. but the worst experiance for me was the shower. It had no water pressure so was getting a trickle.. the water temperature... More 

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Thank sab098
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Had a fab time, service was great, rooms were comfy, food was lovely... We had the sea view for the weekend and was very nice. Definitely will be going again and recommending others to book here 🤗 Can't wait to go again

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1 Thank Monica M
Greater London, United Kingdom
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

My first time here was good but this one was better the staff is helpful and friendly. The owners son was so helpful he even dropped us into town at a restaurant that he advised. Second night we ate in the hotel restaurant and the food was great big portions and well priced. Rooms as all ways are very clean... More 

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Thank spanker2016
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 10, 2016 via mobile

Stayed at the Gainsborough for 1 night with a friend.. great hotel.. owners are first class so friendly and helpful nothing is to much trouble..nice seafront room..comfy..clean..great buffet breakfast.. all round good stay..

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england
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 10, 2016 via mobile

Had a lovely time at this hotel the owners and staff were lovely polite and very welcoming the room was clean and comfy we will be staying again the breakfast was lovely xx and parking was good the bar was well stcked and good prices x

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1 Thank hetta9
Worthing, United Kingdom
1 review
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 2016

what a fantastic,friendly hotel,enjoyed every bit of it,the breakfast was really nice and the rooms were very clean and very well presented.Would love to recommend to everyone who is looking for a nice friendly family hotel.The owners are very friendly and especially the lovely lady called Kuky who was amazing.

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1 Thank nishamonia
Manchester, United Kingdom
2 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2016

hotel is in a great location , the family that run the hotel made us feel extrememly welcome, there was a family members birthday party and we got invited to have a drink , the mum gave us all some traditional food free of charge which i must say was delicious , while we was waiting for breakfast in the... More 

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1 Thank paulinegfb
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 30, 2016 via mobile

Very nice people, very nice breakfast, room satisfactory and I would go back again and take the children next time, the owners are friendly even though we were annoying drunk early hours lol. One tip do not go for a sandwich in the wembly hotel few doors up as they advertise baguettes outside very nasty man inside !!!

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1 Thank mizzkbm
Bradford, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 23, 2016

we arrived after another hotel let us down(long story) , the owner insisted we view the room first (nice touch) , once we had decided to stay we realised the bar was not open and as we had had a long drive could have killed for a cold beer, NO PROBLEM with a smile on their faces they promptly opened... More 

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Amenities

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  • Restaurant
  • Beachfront
  • Free Internet
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free Parking
  • Free Breakfast
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  • Beachfront
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  • Free Internet
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  • Free Parking
  • Free Breakfast
  • Business Center with Internet Access
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Gainsborough Hotel and Steak house Restaurent is exclusively situated on Blackpool Central Promenade (on the sea front) just minutes away from the Blackpool and pleasure beach. We are a family run hotel aiming to bring you, our guest, all the comforts and luxuries and you would expect whilst on your well-earned holiday ... more   less 

Additional Information about Gainsborough Hotel

Address: 291-295 Promenade, Blackpool FY1 6AL, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Lancashire > Blackpool
Price Range: $64 - $119 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Gainsborough Hotel 3*
Number of rooms: 35
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