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Blakewater Hotel

1 Bridge Street, Blackburn BB2 2BX England See on map
Free Wifi
Breakfast included
Non-Smoking Hotel
Blakewater Hotel is a small family run hotel, all bedrooms are newly refurbished, and are all en-suite, few minutes walk to the new bus station and round the corner from the train station. In walking distance to More Blackburn town centre. Less
Hotel Amenities
Breakfast included
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Non-Smoking Hotel
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
Number of rooms
Price range
US$47 - US$85 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Blakewater Hotel Blackburn, Lancashire
United Kingdom > England > Lancashire > Blackburn
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OK - let's get the facts down and try to be as fair as possible (...doesn't bode well, does it...?).
When I arrived, I was disappointed at the way the place looked - shabby, door buzzer broken, had to use the bell, a whacking great "closed" sign in the window. But the owner gre
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Definitely not value for the money we were asked to pay "up front" as we arrived to check in. Room was dark and grubby. Shower curtain was "hung to the wall" by wire and gravity and surely a health and safety hazard.. Curtains were held up by string and we were worried they would
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We arrived around 10:30pm, although we did email ahead to let the owner know, he seemed surprised at the arrival although polite.
We were shown to one of the top rooms which was clean and bed comfortable.
Decor usually does not enter into my reviews, I have to say the very bare m
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Should not be called a hotel, we don't mind basic but this place is awful, there is a really bad smell as soon as you go in the front door, bathroom full of damp and hole in the ceiling, carpet dirty and just basically not a pleasant stay so would never recommend going here, can'
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Good points first- The manager was accommodating, even moved his car so we could park in one of the four spaces facing the hotel. Bedding & towels were clean, tea making stuff OK, very close to everything in Blackburn centre.

On the not so good side....its more like a Hostel th
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Toilet roll fell off as soon as I touched it!
Cant afford a shade
Lamp LOL
Hope there isnt a fire!
Curtains hanging off
Is the reception desk manned 24 hours? I won't be arriving till 7.30-8.pm.
Let them know beforehand what time you expect to arrive. The manager (Mr Hussein, I think) lives on the premises and we found he was around when we got back in after visiting the theatre (around 11pm) so I don't think there would be any problem. He's very accommodating.
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Hi, Id like to contact you by email. Do you have an email ? thank you
Hi Sarah Hope you are in good health. We have a email address but for some reason every time I write it here it doesn't let me send this message. So if can ring us on 01254 52237 I will be able to give you it. Many thanks
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Hi are rooms en-suite looking to book one of your doubles this weekend
Hi there Yes all our rooms are en suite.
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Hi, Do you have private car parking and wifi? Thanks!
Yeah, thanks but I asked a year ago!
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"Don't - go somewhere else"
"Would recommend you avoid. Use only as an absolute last resort"
"I dont think there is such a thing as a good room here. Take some tools & help them to improve the rooms LOL"
"Do not pay until you've seen it."
"Ask the owner"
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