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“3 times a year!”
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Viking Hotel
Ranked #17 of 70 Hotels in Blackpool
Certificate of Excellence
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“3 times a year!”
Reviewed July 26, 2013

We have been returning to the Viking 3 times a year since 2007 and its just a brill place to stay
Staff are always friendly and helpful, the food is excellent.
The rooms are clean but can be on the small side so we always book a sea view double room
As for Talk of the Coast, absolutely amazing entertainment Buddy Lee is the best!!!!
A must see if staying in Blackpool

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  • Stayed July 2013, traveled with friends
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Reviewed July 25, 2013

we stayed here in 2012 we had a fantastic time .. the meals are all good ..we stayed allinclusive ..you have two trips to go on all in the price ..the beach is just across the way..we have booked up for 2014 and i phoned hotel to asked how could i find out the room number we stayed in ..and Mario found it and rang me up staight away as we are going for my husbands 60th as a suprise for him

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  • Stayed November 2012, traveled as a couple
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Malaga, Spain
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Reviewed July 22, 2013

Had a fabulous time the staff were friendly and helpful , the variety of food was impressive ,and Buddy lee was so funny and very talented ,the dancers were also excellent ,I would definitely go again ,

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Reviewed July 22, 2013

Stayed here from 13th July for seven days and I can honestly say it was great.Room was clean & comfortable, food was very tasty and plentiful and the entertainment was first class, can't wait to go back later in the year.

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Newcastle under Lyme, Staffs, United Kingdom
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Reviewed July 20, 2013

First time we have visited this hotel after it being recommended by friends, was really impressed with the service, quality of the food and the entertainment! Had a fantastic time and would definitely go back again, already planning a return trip. I would highly recommend this hotel to friends and family. Thank you to all the staff at the Viking hotel for making us feel welcome, a very pleasant stay!

  • Stayed July 2013, traveled with family
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Reviewed July 13, 2013

We stayed at the Viking hotel on 5th July for 4 days. A bit of work being done in reception ,but no delay at check in , staff as usual very helpful.
Sea view room was more than big enough, but bathroom a bit old fashioned needs modernising ?
Restaraunt had good choice of menu and food was lovely . Self service puddings is a brilliant idea.
Staff service was very good and friendly.
Thre night club talk of the coast gave us the best nights fun and laughter in ages . Buddy lee was buddy marvellous the other acts fantastic all in all a brilliant time . Would recommend it to any one who wants a good weekend in blackpool

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  • Stayed July 2013, traveled as a couple
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Burntwood
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Reviewed July 12, 2013

This hotel is pretty fair in every respect but be careful of the hot water, when I say hot I mean HOT! maybe hot enough to make tea, the shower low on pressure but ok. The only gripe was that the hotel is being painted on the inside meaning detours getting round.

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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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