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The Royal Carlton Hotel

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Glasgow, United Kingdom
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23 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 67 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Just returned from a great weekend at this hotel !, The Staff at this hotel make this place they ensure the guests are looked after, Dave and his team really worked hard during our stay, there were a few negatives as the Saturday nights entertainment was dire ! , just for the record Dave asked the management to try and... More 

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Thank griff2
James B, Guest Relations Manager at The Royal Carlton Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Guest many thanks for your review, we are very pleased you enjoyed your stay with us. We apologise for not meeting your expectations on this occasion regarding the entertainment on the Saturday night. We take all guest comments and feedback on board so we can improve. I have made our entertainments manager aware of your feedback. We do hope... More 

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4 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

Visited this hotel from 23rd -26th. Sept The staff are great, and so friendly, the decking at the front is great especially when the sun shines the bar prices are very good for a hotel. The food is ok. You can upgrade to a steak £5 supplement or the grill menu for £ 3 supplementwe had a balcony which was... More 

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Thank Nora H
James B, Guest Relations Manager at The Royal Carlton Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Guest, thank you for taking the time to write a review. We're glad you enjoyed your stay for the most part. Our relaxed dining is very popular with many returning guests and is one of the things that makes the hotel different and gives the Royal Carlton Charm, this is reflected in our many excellent reviews and comments. Outside... More 

Bradford, United Kingdom
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6 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

We weren't staying at the hotel so can't comment on the accommodation but we went here for a meal on Saturday evening. The only plus was that we were able to walk in off the street and didn't need to book, we should have kept on walking! We were shown to a table and our drinks order was taken. We... More 

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Thank Debra R
James B, Guest Relations Manager at The Royal Carlton Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Diner, we are very sorry we haven't met your expectations on this occasion. The weekend just gone happened to be 'September weekend' which is historically one of the busiest weekend of the year. We do try to get guests seated and served as quickly as possible but unfortunately at busy periods there are wait times. Our staff work very... More 

Gorleston-on-Sea, United Kingdom
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6 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

Food and service and welcome 1st class eat every night of our stay in Blackpool I would highly recommend this hotel in every way staff so friendly and helpful.nothing is to much trouble for them give the Royal Carlton a try you will not be disappointed .

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Thank porkpie1959
James B, Guest Relations Manager at The Royal Carlton Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Guest, thank you so much for writing such a kind review. It means a great deal to us when our guests take time to write lovely reviews. We do hope you won't leave it too long to book your next break with us, all the best GUEST RELATIONS More 

Glasgow, United Kingdom
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5 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This is the Best Hotel ever in Blackpool, and I have been in a lot. The hotel itself is fabulously located right on the prom. where the tram stops are right accross the road. The staff here are AMAZING, and along with the food and entertainment what more could you ask for. The rooms are quite small, but spotless.Our room... More 

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Thank helen m
James B, Guest Relations Manager at The Royal Carlton Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Guest, what a wonderful review to read. We're so glad you enjoyed your holiday with us and it really means a lot when we get to read such kind words. Julie and all of the team will be very pleased. It's great that you will be returning... hopefully soon! Take care GUEST RELATIONS More 

Troon, Scotland
2 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

.No need to book 3 adults and a hungry wee man.great service, great food, including 3 courses, tender steaks and a bottle of wine.for a £70 bill ....reduced to £37 with taste card... brilliant value for money,...we will be back.... tonight !

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Thank James M
James B, Guest Relations Manager at The Royal Carlton Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Diner, lovely to hear you had such a brilliant dining experience with us! See you tonight! GUEST RELATIONS More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We stayed at the Royal Carlton for 4 days on an iluminations break in September. Julie was ever so helpful when we wanted to stay an extra night ensuring we kept the same room. We are a family of 3 with a small baby and this was not a problem for any of the lovely hotel staff who made a... More 

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Thank kcdcor
James B, Guest Relations Manager at The Royal Carlton Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Guest, we thank you for your lovely review. Julie will be very pleased reading your kind words. It's great you had such a wonderful time at the hotel, good advice on booking the excursions at the time of booking your holiday! You can save extra doing it that way however the tickets at the hotel are great value too... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Second time staying here,clean hotel good food and excellent location,but most important thing best staff Ive ever had while staying in a hotel make you feel like you want to be there and nothing is too much bother best in Blackpool

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Thank Cheryl-ann A
James B, Guest Relations Manager at The Royal Carlton Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Guest, it's absolutely lovely reading such kind words. All of our staff will be overjoyed, we hope you will visit us again soon in the near future Many thanks GUEST RELATIONS More 

walsall
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10 reviews
7 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My husband and myself booked for 2 nights 5th to 7th sept we liked it so much we booked an extra night When we arrived the staff were very friendly and helpful .The hotel is very welcoming and warm somewhere when you enter your glad your staying here .The hotel was spotless and the food was excellent ,Breakfast was buffet... More 

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Thank rover59
James B, Guest Relations Manager at The Royal Carlton Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Guest, many thanks for posting such a wonderful review. It's fab to hear you liked it so much at the hotel that you booked another night! It sounds like you had a brilliant time, our food just keeps getting better and better- our chef constantly surprises us! Great to hear you would recommend us to your friends and family... More 

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10 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We have just been to Blackpool and were looking for somewhere to have a family meal celebrating 2 birthdays. We approached the hotel told them there was 11 of us and we were going through the illuminations at 8pm. They bent over backwards to accommodate us setting up a table in the front window and even put a bottle of... More 

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Thank Manxyorks
James B, Guest Relations Manager at The Royal Carlton Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Guest, many thanks for your super kind review- thank you for dining with us, it's brilliant to hear our staff getting another mention. Glad you enjoyed the food and we do hope you will visit us again in the near future... maybe next time to stay at the hotel! GUEST RELATIONS More 

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  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Beachfront
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Beachfront
  • Wheelchair access
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Royal Carlton Hotel is a luxurious hotel in Blackpool located on the promenade. This hotel in Blackpool offers superb accommodation and also comes highly recommended with great reviews and comments being made about its friendly staff. The Royal Carlton has just recently been renovated and is stunning, you can be sure of a great atmosphere here at the hotel. This Blackpool hotel is great for the business type, couples or just friends having a holiday together. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Royal Carlton Hotel

Address: 343-347 South Promenade, Blackpool FY1 6BJ, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Lancashire > Blackpool
Price Range: $66 - $154 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 40
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