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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Very friendly welcome. Hotel looks a little worn in places, but the restaurant seems newly refurbished and our room had a very new bathroom by the look of it, so I assume things are being updated. The room we had was comfortable and clean, or so I thought , until the last day when I stripped the bed. I was... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

It's been a couple of years since our last visit to the Ruskin and in that time they have been refurbishing bedrooms and dining room. The reception area is next so I was told. The hotel is still excellent in all departments the staff still as welcoming, the rooms clean and bright and serviced everyday with clean towels etc. The... More 

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Co.Durham
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We decide to revisit Blackpool after 27yrs and chose the Ruskin because of its location. This hotel has some ups and a few downs. The ups...the food ....FABULOUS and buffet for the kids...excellent! The serving staff in the restaurant (especially a girl with dark hair and pony tail) nothing was a problem, VERY helpful with the kids as one has... More 

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Leeds, United Kingdom
2 reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Having just returned from a weekend at the Ruskin Hotel, Blackpool, I feel a little disappointed with the Hotel. We were a family group of six adults celebrating our parents 60th wedding anniversary, to make this special for our parents we all upgraded to the deluxe bedrooms, however don't be misled they where nothing like the rooms showed on there... More 

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RuskinReception, Guest Relations Manager at Ruskin Hotel, responded to this review

Paul, We are sorry your stay with us didn't meet your expectations. Please could you email kate@ruskinhotel.com so we can discuss your concerns? More 

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

Having been disappointed at the first hotel we had booked to celebrate our 50th wedding anniversary we were able to book into the Ruskin Hotel, what a difference. The staff were lovely and very friendly, the hotel was very clean, the food was excellent and the location was very close to the amenities and very good value for money. Thank... More 

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RuskinReception, Guest Relations Manager at Ruskin Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for the lovely review Stuart. We look forward to welcoming you back to the Ruskin soon. If you would like to receive details of our special offers please email kate@ruskinhotel.com and we can send you our latest offers which include Christmas and New Year breaks. More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2016

thought this was a great wee hotel . nice clean rooms nice breakfast and although the staff were always busy they could always make time for you without making you feel a nuisance. would definately stay here again

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Thank queenshotelgirvan
RuskinReception, Guest Relations Manager at Ruskin Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for your comments. I will pass your comments on to the staff. More 

Oxford, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 27, 2016

The staff were lovely and very friendly. Both breakfast and evening meal were top class and extremely good value. The rooms were clean although a little small. All in all good value for money. Very close to all amenities

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RuskinReception, Guest Relations Manager at Ruskin Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for the lovely Review Linzi! More 

wales
2 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 2, 2016

have returned from a 4 day stay at the ruskin once again a big thank you to all who made the stay so enjoyable phil and staff in the restaurant phil in rolys bar night porters eddie and pete also the great girls who keep the bedrooms spotless hopefully see you all again in September jo and shan haggas north... More 

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RuskinReception, Guest Relations Manager at Ruskin Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for the review - we will pass your comments on to the team. We look forward to seeing you again in September. More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2016 via mobile

I've been to Sharon and Paul's wedding today and the whole day was simply perfect,I can highly recommend it,the service was great and the reception fantastic with the most delicious food and,very important this one,the lager was spot on.The staff ever helpful,can't fault it,well done to all who were involved.

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RuskinReception, Guest Relations Manager at Ruskin Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for reviewing the Ruskin. The hotel loves a good wedding! Hopefully we will see you again for a return visit. More 

Castleford, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 23, 2016

i have just had a great time at the cabaret weekend thank you graham kath phil and all the staff so much and loved the menu only fault was that 7.00 it too late for dinner see you all in September xxx

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RuskinReception, Guest Relations Manager at Ruskin Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for your feedback. See you in September! More 

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Beachfront
  • Room Service
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Wheelchair access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Beachfront
Things to do
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Room Service
  • Dry Cleaning
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Luxury accommodation. Superb restaurant facilities and the renowned roly’s bar bistro combine to ensure the highest standards of comfort and service for our guests. With a lift to all floors, a separate games room, an elegant lounge and night porter service, your comfort is ensured with outstanding attentive service from a team of friendly and helpful staff. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Ruskin Hotel

Address: Albert Rd, Blackpool FY1 4PW, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Lancashire > Blackpool
Price Range: $122 - $324 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Ruskin Hotel 3*
Number of rooms: 71
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Also Known As:
Ruskin Hotel Blackpool
Hotel Style:
#13 Business Hotel in Blackpool
#15 Romantic Hotel in Blackpool
#16 On the Beach Hotel in Blackpool
#24 Family Hotel in Blackpool
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