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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Me and my friends arrived on 15th july 2016. As we entered the foul smell hit you like a smack in the face. It stank of damp, mould, and dog it literally took your breath away. The bar area was being used by the owners as a front room with pushchair bouncer and nappies etc all over. There was junk... More 

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Thank Kristie B
Littleborough, United Kingdom
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 21, 2016 via mobile

You would be better if sleeping on the beach or a bus stop!!! No kidding this place is awful, the smell is horrendous, could only describe as cat pee, mixed with BO. The place is absolutely filthy!!! I have no idea how this place hadn't been closed down!!!! It's family run and they are friendly enough but it's disgusting in... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 12, 2016 via mobile

Arrived with my wife on Thursday 7th April for my birthday treat. We have been before and I noted a number of improvements since my previous visit. Parking is still an issue but usually a space would appear. We stayed for 3 nights including breakfast and cost me £50 per night which I found quite reasonable for the location and... More 

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Thank Douglas S
London, United Kingdom
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed April 7, 2016 via mobile

I've got to start this review by saying that the night we stayed the room rate was £23 a night so we didn't have high hopes. We thought as long as the room was clean it would be a bed for the night on the way to Carlisle from Cambridge and break up the journey. It is in a very... More 

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Thank ErinM88
Leeds, United Kingdom
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed March 6, 2016

on arrival the hotel smelt foisty when door was opened , we left bagges and checked in later, the owner had sprayed air freshner to mask the smell of foist.the owner was dressed very shabbily , very damaged top and tracky bottoms just asked if i could pay cash,.i didnt want t o be left with no where to stay... More 

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Thank jackiejubb
Manchester, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 29, 2016

very friendly family,very clean room,brilliant breakfast,went out the way to make lazy brother bacon and egg butty which he enjoyed,good value for money,would stay again,enjoyed the frankie boyle night

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West Yorkshire, United Kingdom
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed February 14, 2016

Friendly owners but the place needs a revamp/shutting down, family run hotel, you can tell that by the kids running round the bar, using the bar area as there sitting room, reminded me of "The royal family", not funny though Will not stay here again, very poor value at £55 night, room only

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Thank Andy L
Glasgow, United Kingdom
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed February 13, 2016

Reviews I had read about this hotel were good so we were very disappointed with what we experienced. The gentleman that dealt with us was friendly enough but to be honest the place is a mess, inside and out. Carpets were dirty in the hall and in our room. There was a dog and cat wandering about everywhere which to... More 

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Thank Charles M
Durham, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 11, 2015 via mobile

Me my sister and a friend stayed here for a one night stay in October all I can say is needs a good clean,hallways looked like never been hoovered in months. Room we stayed in was chinese room single bed was very uncomfortable springs everywhere. Chair was covered in stains and hairdryer did not work. The owners where very helpful... More 

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Thank lisa r
Manchester, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 30, 2015 via mobile

Just want to say me and my family had a fab time at the World hotel In Blackpool. The managers were very and nice and very helpful offering valuable advice . The room was clean and cosy . Breakfast was delicious offering juice , cereal and a full English breakfast . Would stay there again.

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Beachfront
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Beachfront
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Bar/Lounge
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The world hotel is under new management as of 16th january 2013 (we are nothing to do with the new world hotel)we have 10 en-suite bedrooms, this hotel was previously run as a woman only hotel, we have decided to change this to couples and families and female groups sorry no stag parties! ... more   less 

Additional Information about The World Hotel

Address: 1 Lansdowne Place | Northshore, Blackpool FY1 1SB, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Lancashire > Blackpool
Price Range: $46 - $93 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — The World Hotel 3*
Number of rooms: 10
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