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Preston, United Kingdom
Reviewed yesterday NEWvia mobile

Initial teething problems due to lack of attention to details given pre arrival and confusing and conflicting information given by staff. But the night got better, I booked the party night for my husband's birthday, the night itself was fabulous, the show was entertaining with games to get the party started. The food was excellent although the waiting time was...

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Reviewed 2 days ago NEWvia mobile

Myself and partner stayed for one night on 2nd December. Arrived around 5pm and check in easy enough. Woman on reception very polite and asked if could help with anything. Room was OK - not as nice as I was expecting by any stretch of the imagination. Firstly it was freezing cold when we walked through the door - colder...

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Aylesbury, United Kingdom
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

The food in the restaurant was nicely presented, but the coating on the chicken kiev was as hard as Blackpool rock! I woke up to a very cold bedroom and headed for the shower. No hot water. When I contacted reception they said that the boiler had broken; no apology! They could have informed all the guests by putting a...

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Thank A P
Reviewed 6 days ago NEWvia mobile

First hotel in 25 years I have checked out of early it was that bad 1st night no heating so moved room Next night no heating in new room and cold water only in shower To top it all the same day laundry wasn't even collected by their laundry contractors Food was average at best Receptionist pulled the - I'm...

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Thank Stephen J
Hayley L, Hotel Manager at Salmesbury Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Stephen J I was so disappointed to read that you did not enjoy your recent stay, please accept our sincere apologies for our failure to make your stay relaxing and enjoyable. I am sorry that there was a problem with the heating during your stay, although it is of little comfort to you, I can confirm that the problem...

Liverpool, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

hotel ok rooms fine clean plenty of room for 2 people in double room drinks very expensive don't think I will be going back in a hurry also the male Asian cleaner very rude check out was up to 11.00am but he wanted to do the room at 10.00 he asked me if I had finished in my room I...

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Hayley L, Hotel Manager at Salmesbury Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Fred Thank you for taking the time to post a review and I was pleased to read that you enjoyed many aspects of your stay. I am sorry if a member of our housekeeping team disturbed you as you were getting ready to check out and apologise for his rude manner, which I agree is unacceptable. We pride ourselves...

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Firstly it was our honeymoon and stopped over night as we was on way to Lake District, I emailed the hotel for some flowers and chocolates for my wife and was ignored. Then arriving to the hotel at the reception which was a table, the man was very rude! Also wanted us to pay £125 even though the room was...

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Hayley L, Hotel Manager at Salmesbury Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Simon S I am so sorry that your recent stay was such a disappointment. Please accept my sincere apology for the failure of a member of our reception team to act upon your request for flowers and chocolates for your wife and his rude attitude. We pride ourselves on delivering exceptional customer service so I am very sorry that...

Mid Calder, Scotland, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a great place to serve as a base when visiting the region. Preston very close and Manchester Blackpool Lancaster all within easy reach. We had a fantastic room facing the rear of the hotel. The room was clean and had all the facilities you would expect from a four star hotel. We ate in the restaurant where the...

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Hayley L, Hotel Manager at Salmesbury Hotel, responded to this review

Dear George_OToole Thank you so much for your wonderful review. I was delighted to read that you enjoyed all aspects of your stay and that you found our location ideal for travelling in the area. I hope that we will have the pleasure of welcoming you back to the hotel very soon. Best wishes Hayley

Worthing, England, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago

Our first visit to the hotel, which was easy to find, ample parking, good decor & the welcome was good & friendly. Our room was bright, clean, well laid out but strangely cold, though this wasn't the case with friends staying elsewhere in the hotel. The bathroom was well laid out, spotless but lacked any heat. The room radiator turned...

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Hayley L, Hotel Manager at Salmesbury Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Dazhobson Thank you for taking the time to post a review. I was pleased to read that you enjoyed many aspects of your stay. Please accept my sincere apology for the problem with the heating in your room, our duty manager would have been happy to assist in resolving the problem. I would love to welcome you back to...

Isle of Man
Reviewed 1 week ago

WE were here overnight for a wedding. Check in was fine at the quirky desk - it looks like a big table rather than a traditional reception. We were allocated room 205, which was easy enough to find. The room was where the places loses points for me. It was OK, but it wasn't clean to the standards I'd really...

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Hayley L, Hotel Manager at Salmesbury Hotel, responded to this review

Dear fraggledweller Thank you for taking the time to post a review. I am sorry that some aspects of your stay fell short of your expectations. I shall certainly discuss your comments regarding your room with the housekeeping team. We always welcome guest feedback as it helps us to improve the services that we offer to our guests. I am...

Glasgow, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Second stay at the hotel! Have totally loved my experience at this hotel. As I travel up and down quiet a lot for business purposes, I've stayed in a few local hotels before. But would recommend this place if your looking for welcoming staff members, good location, lovely deco and good food. Most of all thanks to the hotel manager...

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Hayley L, Hotel Manager at Salmesbury Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Amyzy_x Thank you for taking the time to post a review. We love welcoming guests back to the hotel and I was delighted to read that your most recent visit was so enjoyable and thank you for recommending the hotel to other travellers. I look forward to welcoming you back very soon. Best wishes Hayley

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Room Service
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Suites
  • Family Rooms
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • Banquet Room
  • Conference Facilities
  • Breakfast Available
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  • Meeting Rooms
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
This brand new 4-star hotel offers style and luxury, free WIFI and free car parking. Located just off junction 31 of the M6, the Samlesbury Hotel has easy access to Preston, Blackburn, Manchester, Liverpool, Blackpool & the Lake District. Each one of our beautifully designed 80 bedrooms feature a flat-screen smart TV with Freeview and an invigorating power shower. There is 24-hour room service available. Merchants Bar & Grill serves fine local cuisine and offers great-value seasonal dishes with a surprising twist. Pop in for a coffee break, meeting or morning tea. We offer a wide selection of drinks and cocktails in a relaxed setting. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Salmesbury Hotel

Address: Preston New Road, Samlesbury Pr5 0UL, England (Formerly Hotel Preston)
Region: United Kingdom > England > Lancashire > Samlesbury
Price Range: £56 - £84 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Salmesbury Hotel 4*
Number of rooms: 80
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  • Do you have to pay extra for a mini-fridge?
  • At what time does the pool open each day?

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“Don't stay here.”
 of 5 bubbles 347ap, 1 Dec 2016 | Read review
“Rear facing rooms”
 of 5 bubbles Jaffa1111, 23 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Do not have a room at the very end of corridors on any floor”
 of 5 bubbles 410bj, 10 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Make sure the heating works as previous reviews they have had issues”
 of 5 bubbles stevenmZ304HM, 1 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Take a look at Premier Inns.”
 of 5 bubbles GilesyP, 24 Oct 2016 | Read review
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