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Glen Guest House

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manchester u.k
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27 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

The glen has to be the nicest guest house in the whole of Blackpool, John went out of his way to make sure we were all sorted and settled , the guest house itself was full of the the little extras you don't usually get at a big hotels even !! We will definitely be returning sometime soon Keep up... More 

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John C, Owner at Glen Guest House, responded to this review

Dear Sallyann and Alex, Thank you so much for you very kind review. I am delighted that you enjoyed your stay with me. It was a pleasure to meet you and your friends and I do hope you will come back again soon. Kind regards John x More 

Stevenage Herts.
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

This was our 3rd stay here (and we've booked a 4th). Well located just off the promenade, parking for everyone, and nicely finished rooms. John is an excellent host: plenty of breakfast and there is always a really good atmosphere here. Very highly recommended!

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John C, Owner at Glen Guest House, responded to this review

Thank you for writing another review. It is always lovely to see the 2 of you each year and I am looking forward to your return next year. Kind regards John More 

Stoke-on-Trent, United Kingdom
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4 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

We had a 5 night stay at The Glen and it was excellent John really makes you feel at home and nothing is too much trouble The guest house is spotless throughout and the breakfast is superb Then location is nice and quiet with good parking We are back next year as our stay was brilliant

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John C, Owner at Glen Guest House, responded to this review

Dear Paul & Mandy, Thank you for your review. I am delighted that you enjoyed your stay with me. It was a pleasure to meet you both and thank you for booking already for next year. Kind regards John More 

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7 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

After doing a search online for B&Bs in Blackpool of which you know there is hundreds, I came across this wee gem, so glad we booked it! Its spotlessly clean but lived in, its a real home from home. We stayed in Room 1 which was very tastefully decorated and cosy with everything you could possibly need provided, Located just... More 

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John C, Owner at Glen Guest House, responded to this review

Dear Barry & Heather, Many thanks for your review. I am delighted that you enjoyed your stay with me at the Glen. It was a pleasure to meet you both and I hope to see you again soon. I am glad I had the jump leads and delighted that you got home safely. Thank you again for the bottle of... More 

Glasgow, United Kingdom
2 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Would thoroughly recommend this guest house..room was very tastefully decorated and bed was one of the comfiest I've slept in at a guest house..breakfast was deelish and plentiful..the owner (John) was very welcoming and couldn't do enough for us..we even met a few of his friends who were equally as nice and had a few drinks with them in the... More 

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John C, Owner at Glen Guest House, responded to this review

Thank you so much for a lovely review. I am delighted that you enjoyed your stay. It was my pleasure to look after you while staying at The Glen. Hope to see you again. Kind regards John More 

Manchester
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18 reviews
8 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This was mine & Jayne's 1st time here at the Glen guest house....and what an amazing guy John is, nothing is ever to much trouble, helped with our luggage to the top room, we had our bikes with us and he put them in a secure place. Room was fantastic, nice comfy bed TV/DVD in the room,all the little touches... More 

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John C, Owner at Glen Guest House, responded to this review

Dear Martin & Jayne, Thank you so much for a lovely review. It always means a lot when guests take the time to write a review, especially when it is so positive. It was a pleasure to meet you both and I am pleased you enjoyed your stay with me. Hope to see you again. Kind regards John More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Fantastic Guest House . Clean, bright and has a very accommodating host. Could not fault the breakfast !!We would highly reccomend this guest house to visitors to Blackpool. Guest house is a 5 munute walk to central to the all attractions! Well done John

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John C, Owner at Glen Guest House, responded to this review

Thank you for your very kind review. I am so pleased you enjoyed your stay. Hope to see you again. Kind regards John More 

County Durham, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This was our third year at John,s guest house wot can I say perfect ...it was my birthday and John went and got me a bouquet of flowers and a card that was so special it's like home from home detail too perfection breakfast never fails 20 out 10 just a amazing say thank you John lots of love Sharon... More 

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John C, Owner at Glen Guest House, responded to this review

Dear Sharon & Rob, Thank you once again for an amazing review. It is always lovely to have the 4 of you stay. The rooms for year 4 are already booked. Next time we are over your way we will meet up as promised. John xx More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Absolutely fantastic stay, John is a lovely host! Breakfast was brilliant, bed was really comfy and the room was superb. As a woman, I was overjoyed to see facewipes in the room! And hairspray! The shampoo and conditioner were top quality. Nice touches like the water in the room and hot chocolates made for a fantastic stay. Also was a... More 

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John C, Owner at Glen Guest House, responded to this review

Thank you so much for such a lovely review. Even after nearly 4 years it still makes my day to get a lovely review. I am delighted that you enjoyed your stay and I sincerely hope you will come back again. As for the LGBT sign, being a gay man it is important to be acceptable to everyone. Kind regards... More 

Coventry, United Kingdom
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10 reviews
6 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Lovely place , spotlessly clean with a warm welcome from John . He's thought of everything from shampoo AND conditioner to make up wipes and disposable razors! Cracking breakfast too! We have friends in Blackpool so will be back!!

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John C, Owner at Glen Guest House, responded to this review

Thank you for your kind words. I am so pleased that you enjoyed your stay. It was my pleasure to meet you both. Hope to see you again. Kind regards John More 

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  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free Breakfast
  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
A warm welcome awaits you at The Glen Guest House. Visit England 4 Star quality accommodation in a relaxed and friendly atmosphere. We are a couples only Guest House for that adult only relaxed escape. The Glen Guest House is based in a quiet location in the South Shore of Blackpool. The Glen is just off the Promenade and ideally positioned between The Tower and the Pleasure Beach. We are 10 to 15 minutes walk from Blackpool Tower. There is free on site parking facilities for every room which is covered by 24hr CCTV. All rooms are en-suite (en suites have just been upgraded with electric showers and new decoration)and have been decorated to a modern high standard with stylish furnishings and decor. The rooms are well equipped with fresh bed linen, hand and bath towels and a selection of toiletries, bath robes and slippers are also provided for your comfort. The rooms also have tea and coffee making facilities, hairdryers and flat screen TV's with freeview and built-in DVD players for your entertainment. There are a selection of books available to read and DVD's available to watch if required. There is also free Wifi available.I have also reinstated the bar which is now fully stocked with very reasonably priced drinks. So pop in for a drink before going to explore what Blackpool has to offer. New for 2014 is a discount card that is free to guests and offers a huge variety of discounts, from restaurants to clubs to Funny girls , etc. Just ask for your card on check in. I look forward to welcoming you to The Glen Guest House, Blackpool. Kind regards, John ... more   less 

Additional Information about Glen Guest House

Address: 25 Barton Avenue, Blackpool FY1 6AP, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Lancashire > Blackpool
Price Range: $68 - $111 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Glen Guest House 4*
Number of rooms: 6
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