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Gainsborough Hotel

291-295 Promenade, Blackpool FY1 6AL, England
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Greater London, United Kingdom
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

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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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago 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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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago 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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Worthing, United Kingdom
1 review
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

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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Manchester, United Kingdom
2 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

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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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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Bradford, United Kingdom
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6 reviews
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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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Milton Keynes, United Kingdom
1 review
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 22, 2016

We've been going to Blackpool for years now, couple or three times a year. Always stopped at the Gainsborough but never really reviewed it. We just went up for an extended weekend in May, so we've created an account and here goes. Staff always reliable and helpful, owners are more like old friends and nothing is too much trouble, JUST... More 

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Dukinfield, United Kingdom
2 reviews
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed April 4, 2016 via mobile

This place is defo don't go guys be care full if you make a deposit over the phone they take money out of your account without telling you ie we was ment to stay here but didn't I paid 30 pound deposit which was fine and I know I would of lost the deposit that is not the issue but... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 25, 2015 via mobile

What can i say except.....Fantastic hosts, Fantastic food and lovely hotel. Been coming to this hotel for roughly 15 years and i would highly recommend it to anyone. The only thing i will say is....if you want 5* then go pay for 5* Any problems that i have had (which is about 2 in all the years....i.e extra pillows....bulb out!)... More 

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Amenities

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  • Beachfront
  • Free Internet
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • 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: $63 - $119 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Gainsborough Hotel 3*
Number of rooms: 35
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