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Barrow-in-Furness, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Stayed for New Years Eve, cannot fault the place. Massive rooms with en suite Food smelt amazing ( but forgot to pre-book ) so could not comment but judging by the amount of people eating must be pretty decent Great bar with reasonable prices Would definitely stay again

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Gurkha buffet r, Public Relations Manager at The Gurkha Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Stewartth, Thank you for such a nice complimentary words of your experience with us. We do sincerely value the every feedback left by our customers. We again thank you for sharing your wonderful words in one of the popular travellers books tripadvisor. We wish you a very good year ahead and hope to welcome you again more in coming...

Surrey, United Kingdom
Reviewed October 25, 2016

We visited the first weekend of the kids half term, I have 4 children and they were welcome in the bar until 9pm and the staff are very kid friendly. We got there on Friday it was Karaoke night, the locals were a good laugh and we were all dancing and singing by the end of what was a great...

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Gurkha buffet r, Guest Relations Manager at The Gurkha Hotel, responded to this review

Dear customers, We are sorry that we couldn't respond to your lovely feedback with a thankful reply on time. It's a simple human nature when you get too much involved in one thing than may missed other things. We had to keep ourself out of all these online social activities for a while due to some unforseen circumstances. But we...

Blackpool, United Kingdom
Reviewed September 30, 2016

We live in Blackpool and visit The Gurkha Restaurant on regular occasions,the selection of food,freshness and quality on offer never lets us down meaning we keep returning,the staff are always really pleasant and cant do enough for you.Well done to all involved and looking forward to visiting again very soon.regards neil, paula & famiy.

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Gurkha buffet r, Public Relations Manager at The Gurkha Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Neil, Thank you for adding such wonderful words of your regular experience in Gurkha Restaurant Blackpool. And sorry that we couldn't jot back the thankful words on time. We do sincerely make an apologise for it. We do believe that guest those visits us from out of Blackpool are like a heavy monsoon that come once a year and...

Reviewed August 16, 2016 via mobile

Myself and some friends stayed here for our night out in blackpool over the weekend the hotel is lovely as stated the rooms are abit dated decor wise but the beds were extremely comfortable if your only there to get your head down then its great my only negative is that my room was right next to a huge extractor...

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Reviewed August 15, 2016 via mobile

Me and group of friends stayed here on Saturday 13/8/16. Check in was straight forward.I stayed in the family room and it was massive clean and tidy. Beds comfortable not to far from the centre and the bar downstairs very cheap will defiantly stay here again

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Gurkha buffet r, Guest Relations Manager at The Gurkha Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Mickey, Thank you for sharing your experience at TripAdvisor. We do really value the every feedback from our customers. Sorry that we couldn't thank you back on time for this. Hope you a wonderful years ahead and welcome you again. Regards Gurkha

Daventry, United Kingdom
Reviewed August 8, 2016 via mobile

We stay here for a weekend for my wife's birthday. It's in a good location with parking out front. It has a restaurant which we didn't use and a bar where the drinks are very competitively priced. The room was spacious and clean with a lovely double four poster bed. Breakfast was available for a supplement of £5pp which was...

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Gurkha buffet r, Guest Relations Manager at The Gurkha Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Andy, We thank you for leaving down your experience with us at TripAdvisor. We value every feedbacks from our customers and we have noticed about the 24 hrs reception to be able to raise concern. We will do our best to sort it out this issue too in near future. Sorry that we couldn't respond back on time to...

Seaham Harbour, null, United Kingdom
Reviewed June 29, 2016 via mobile

I've stayed in a few over the years at Blackpool and to be fair to this one it was the largest and cleanest I've been. I went with a group of friends and on check in the man seemed a bit concerned we were a same sex group. We'd booked online and I don't think it'd normally be allowed. However...

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Keswick, United Kingdom
Reviewed January 12, 2016

We decided to stay here as we had looked at some other places in Blackpool which were terrible and this one was clean. The room was rather dated, flowery wallpaper, striped carpet and checked bedding! The furniture was a complete mish mash which included a lounge unit and a telephone table! The four poster bed looked very dodgy it seemed...

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Gurkha H, Manager at The Gurkha Hotel, responded to this review

Dear customer, thank you very much for your time to write this review. First of all, let me apologise for your uncomfortable stay at our Hotel. At the same time, I would like to inform you that our maintenance work is going on and will be repaired whatever required very soon. Regarding breakfast, we don't open everyday, we do open...

Reviewed December 23, 2015 via mobile

We stay in gurkha hotel for two days fantastic room everything was there from TV to WiFi nice double bed.. nice attach bathroom plus shower. I am more than happy to stay in there again.. There was buffet in there. Many choices from starter to main course to dessert. Everything was delicious

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Gurkha H, Manager at The Gurkha Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Customer, thank you very much for your comments and compliments, very much appreciated. your lovely comment is encouraging to all staff and management team here. I look forward for an opportunity to serving you very soon again. Thank you

Slough, United Kingdom
Reviewed November 19, 2015

When we initially decided to eat at the Gurkha, the area didn't look very inviting, but what a hidden gem this turned out to be, the food and the staff were excellent & very friendly, & nobody rushes you. Okay, admittedly buffet style meals don't appeal to everyone, but if you leave there hungry it's your own fault. The main...

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Gurkha H, General Manager at The Gurkha Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Customer, thank you very much for visiting at our restaurant and I really thank you for your valuable comments and complements. your accurate and fantastic comments will be motivating to all staff here and will be encouraging for further improvement. I look forward to serving you very soon again. Thank you

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
Things to do
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • Free Parking
  • Banquet Room
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Gurkha hotel, formerly the Alpine Hotel, is now under new management. We are well located for experiencing all the sights and sounds of this vibrant town such as the Famous Blackpool Tower, Blackpool Pleasure Beach, the Winter Gardens and Blackpool Park Zoo. The Hotel has 22 large comfortable en-suite family rooms and single rooms. All rooms are nicely decorated and are bright and airy, there is a TV and Tea & Coffee making facilities. We take large party bookings of up to 45-50 people. There is a large cosy bar with a great selection of drinks & cocktails. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Gurkha Hotel

Address: 148-154 Waterloo Road, Blackpool FY4 2AF, England (Formerly Alpine Hotel)
Location: United Kingdom > England > Lancashire > Blackpool
Price Range: $47 - $73 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — The Gurkha Hotel 3*
Number of rooms: 22
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