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Rio Rita Hotel
Ranked #515 of 858 Blackpool B&B and Inns
Watford, United Kingdom
1 review
“great time”
Reviewed August 17, 2013

we had a great time john and janice were lovey and helpful.the room was very clean and we was made welcome.pip the dog was great.we made friends with a family who left the same day as us and it be good to see them again. cant wait to go back to see john and janice next year.from sarah and brian

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  • Stayed August 2013, traveled as a couple
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Nottingham, UK
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Reviewed July 22, 2013

This location was perfect. Close enough, but not in the middle, so quiet also. Owners were very pleasant and welcomed us. Breakfast was very nice and plenty of it, all freshly cooked. Rooms were basic, but clean. At the end of the day you get what you pay for and this was Good Value For Money so would definitely recommend.

  • Stayed July 2013, traveled with family
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Harrogate, United Kingdom
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Reviewed November 19, 2012

You cannot find a more convenient and friendly B & B in Blackpool. There is parking to the back but this time we managed to get parked outside the front of the Hotel for free for five days. On arrival we were greeted by the owners and were made a nice cup of tea. The place is lovely and clean and the atmosphere is very fiendly. Lovely breakfast served on a morning at a reasonable time!!! The Hotel is just a short walk to the sea front upon which you find yourself near to the pleasure beach and you can be nearly the first on the trams which is useful when they are busy. We will be returning next year hopefully as we got the train to Liverpool for a day and still have more to see there.

  • Stayed October 2012, traveled as a couple
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Reviewed November 11, 2012 via mobile

We have stayed at the Rio Rita twice now and on both occasions our family ( including children of 6 & 8 ) have been made to feel very welcome. We have stayed in family rooms on both occasions and have found them to be very clean and spacious enough for our needs. Breakfast offered plenty of choice for all of us even though our son did choose to eat enough toast for the whole family! Hope to return soon.

Stayed October 2012, traveled with family
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Thank Biggs Family B
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Beccles, United Kingdom
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Reviewed November 2, 2012

I booked this break at the last minute with my husband,two children(age 9 and 12) and my parents.We were looking for something clean and near to the numerous attractions,but not so near to be disturbed by the noise.This was the perfect place,just a short walk to the sea front and the pleasure beach,which is at the south end and the very start of the illuminations.There is a tram stop and bus stop opposite the pleasure beach which takes you right along the seafront and these run into the evening,making it easy to get about.We bought a family ticket which allowed us to travel all day and night on the tram and bus for just £9.00.As for the hotel,you couldnt ask to meet a nicer couple Janice and John(and Pip the small friendly dog),they welcomed us into their home and made our stay a memorable one.Nothing was too much trouble,they even helped us unpack and pack our car.We had a beautiful cooked breckie each morning,lovely and hot and plenty of toast,cereal,juice,tea and coffee.The rooms were clean and cosy.We will definately be returning here in the new year.Thank you Janice and John.

  • Stayed November 2012, traveled with family
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Thank Hawkins912
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wisbech
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Reviewed October 30, 2012

stayed here in oct for 2 nights.
rooms were clean and comfortable. stayed in a room for 3, the size was fine, and so as shower room. breakfast was good, although bacon could have been cooked a little more, help yourself to cereal and juice, much tea/cofee and toast as you liked.
be aware that they have a small dog called pip, he is very friendly, but he is let into the lounge and if you are allergic or just do not like dogs, this is not the place for you.
i would recommend this to people.

  • Stayed October 2012, traveled with family
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Telford, United Kingdom
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Reviewed August 6, 2012

We came to Rio Rita for a break away from reality and we are glad we chose Rio Rita. When we arrvied, Janice and John welcomed us warmly and made our stay the best it could be. Never had a bad night sleep and the rooms were very cosy and made us feel at home. When we went down for breakfast, all the other guests would stay good morning which was really nice as you wouldnt get that anywhere else. As soon as we sat down, John would always come over to ask if we would like drinks and made sure that we had everything we wanted/needed. I would recommed this hotel to anyone as its close to the sea front, never too noisy or busy and had the best hosts possible.

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Property: Rio Rita Hotel
Address: South Shore 49 Withnell Road, Blackpool FY4 1HE, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Lancashire > Blackpool
Amenities:
Bar / Lounge Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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Ranked #515 of 858 B&Bs / Inns in Blackpool
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:3 star — Rio Rita Hotel 3*
Number of rooms: 10
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