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“Very good value”
4 of 5 bubbles Review of Viking Hotel

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Viking Hotel
Ranked #17 of 72 Hotels in Blackpool
Certificate of Excellence
Doncaster, United Kingdom
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39 reviews
14 hotel reviews
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“Very good value”
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 25, 2011

We stayed at this hotel for a week and felt it was really good value, we did not have the best of rooms as we booked rather late and our room was at the back of the hotel above the nightclub and overlooking the police station. Would stay again but ask for a lower floor and if possible sea view as lifts do not reach all floors. We went to the show at the hotel most nights so it was not really a problem with noise for us. We arrived late and they had saved us a cold plate meal as we had missed dinner which was excellent. Only real problem for us was the poor pillows but we bought some cheap ones in town so it was then ok, noted other people doing the same, nice room though and comfortable bed and friendly staff..

Room Tip: ask for lower floor and sea view (though this is more expensive)
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  • Stayed June 2011, traveled as a couple
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Bridgnorth, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 21, 2011

We always go to this hotel, and always have a great time. The staff are always helpful and friendly and Buddie Lee is great. All the entertainment is on site so you can get dressed up and go down to watch a brillant show. The food is good and lots to choose from.
We will be back at Christmas can't wait.

Room Tip: Always clean and towels changed everyday.
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  • Stayed August 2011, traveled with friends
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Bridgnorth, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 18, 2011

Outstanding value for money.Hotel just seems too get better every time we stay there.
Food fantastic every meal there was a variaty choice ? ( and plenty of it ).
Entertainment has got to be some of the best in Blackpool ? Would recomend this hotel to
anyone. Staff were also very very help full. Thanks for having us, and look forward to going
again soon. Ken Russell
PS Thanks again

  • Stayed August 2011, traveled with friends
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Darlington
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 16, 2011

Fab hotel, no children shouting screaming just the adults. Rooms clean and tidy, cabaret good and entertaining with hotel guests able to pre book there table. Right near the pleasure beach, great location.

Room Tip: Pay extra for sea view or u could end up looking at the bins out of your window.
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  • Stayed February 2011, traveled with family
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leeds
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 14, 2011

stayed monday to friday hotel as brilliant a s ever.adults only hotel food brilliant staff helpful and cheerful,and efficient.upgraded to sea view,nice rooms but could do with refurb is only criticism i have.glad to see since mentioned in last review ,that they now provide tea and coffee at dinner as well as breakfast,thank you for a great stay and brilliant entertainment,which you can now prebook seats for,

  • Stayed August 2011, traveled as a couple
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manchester
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 8, 2011

excellent food, wonderful entertainment very clean and comftable!!

  • Stayed August 2011, traveled as a couple
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walsall
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3 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 4, 2011

Could not fault this hotel for cleanliness,entertainment,food,comfort,just got back after a two night stay for my birthday,great as no children under 18.peaceful,will definetly go back,friendly hotel.

  • Stayed August 2011, traveled as a couple
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Additional Information about Viking Hotel

Property: Viking Hotel
Address: 479 Promenade, Blackpool FY4 1AX, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Lancashire > Blackpool
Amenities:
Bar / Lounge Beach Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Restaurant
Hotel Style:
#10 Romantic Hotel in Blackpool
#11 On the Beach Hotel in Blackpool
#19 Family Hotel in Blackpool
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:2 star — Viking Hotel 2*
Number of rooms: 100
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
Choose the Viking for good food, friendly service and exciting entertainment - all under one roof! Only a few minutes walk from South Pier and Blackpool Pleasure Beach, at the Viking the accent is on fun. Our exceptional sea view restaurant and unrivalled 'Talk of the Coast' cabaret club with top name acts featured nightly, offer our guests simply the best evening's entertainment in the town. An ideal base for a lively child free holiday. ... more   less 
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