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The Big Blue Hotel
Ranked #7 of 72 Hotels in Blackpool
Certificate of Excellence
Wallington, Surrey
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10 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
“Great value for dosh....”
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 September 2013

2nd visit to the BB and defo better than the first.....Room great, breakfast better than last time...Perfect location for the PB but a tram or bus ride along the front to hit the shops....

Come on Blackpool sort the smell out and get rid of the begger's..Not a good image...

  • Stayed September 2013, travelled as a couple
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Toronto, Canada
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 September 2013

This hotel is by far the best UK hotel I have stayed in for a while. The quality of the room was fantastic, staff were extremely polite and helpful, bar and restaurant were great too. I wouldn't hesitate to recommend to anyone looking for a hotel in Blackpool. Thanks Big Blue for a lovely stay!

  • Stayed September 2013, travelled with family
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 September 2013 via mobile

I don't normally spend this much on a hotel but wanted somewhere nice to stay after a 4hr journey. It was so worth it. We got there early but we're able to leave our luggage and go and enjoy the pleasure beach. Our room was upgraded on check in and it was lovely. Clean, tidy, view of the park and everything you need all there. Being a family hotel I expected some noise but it was so quiet. Breakfast was fantastic with a wide range to choose from. We did have a short wait but it was well organised and we were told it would be busy after 9. I will defiantly stay here again.

  • Stayed September 2013
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Thank Hanl29
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 September 2013

The ONLY place to stay in Blackpool. Very clean hotel with great rooms. Lovely restaurant that serves quality food, and the staff are very willing to cater for specific needs e.g. gluten free. Had several family holiday breaks here and we all look forward to returning each time.

  • Stayed May 2013, travelled with family
    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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Liverpool, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 September 2013

just got back from a great 5 day stay here with my fiance.we got upgraded to a larger family room which was lovely very large bed clean an tidy lovely bathroom excellent staff and a brilliant breakfast would reccomend this hotel to everyone and are booking to stay with all the family again next year.

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  • Stayed September 2013, travelled as a couple
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coventry
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 September 2013

stayed for 2 nights bed & breakfast with evening meal on the first night the food was excellent and such good value the staff were friendly and helpful we stayed in 2 twin rooms which were clean excellent location for the pleasure beach but hop on a tram for £2 and it will get you down to the north end

  • Stayed September 2013, travelled with friends
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2 Thank mushyCoventry
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 September 2013 via mobile

Booked a family room for weekend at pleasure beach. Great location, big dipper went past our window and good parking. Room fine and functional altho sofa bed not comfortable for our 10yr old. Good shower and kids liked their small area. Breakfast good but lengthy wait for table. Summary, if u r going purely for pleasure beach can't beat it, everything else is a drive away.

  • Stayed September 2013
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Property: The Big Blue Hotel
Address: Ocean Boulevard | Pleasure Beach, Blackpool FY4 1ND, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Lancashire > Blackpool
Amenities:
Bar / Lounge Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Restaurant Room Service Suites Wheelchair access
Hotel Style:
#2 Luxury Hotel in Blackpool
#3 Business Hotel in Blackpool
#4 Romantic Hotel in Blackpool
#5 Family Hotel in Blackpool
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): £
Hotel Class:4 star — The Big Blue Hotel 4*
Number of rooms: 157
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
Welcome to the Big Blue Hotel at Pleasure Beach, Blackpool, where chic, cutting-edge design blends seamlessly with an attention to detail and a level of service that is second to none. This modern, 4-star hotel is perfectly located for a luxury break, business trip or family holiday, with modern accommodation at affordable prices. All 157 bedrooms are designed with wonderful fabrics from Designers Guild and offer luxurious en-suite bedrooms with complimentary WiFi internet access, flat screen televisions with inbuilt freeview, iron/ironing board, tea/coffee making facilities, telephone, hairdryer, heating control, electric shaver point, 24-hour room service, smoke alarms, duvets, power shower, key card access, an integrated air cooling system and DVD players that can also be used as a CD player. The Big Blue offers contemporary family accommodation right next to Pleasure Beach, Blackpool's biggest tourist attraction featuring the UK's only Nickelodeon Land - a new 6 acre area of Pleasure Beach loaded with 12 rides, a Nickelodeon shop, fun game stalls, a new restaurant and home to a whole host of famous Nickelodeon characters. The location is within easy reach of all of Blackpool's main attractions so families are guaranteed to get the most out of their trip. A range of hotel conference facilities are available making the Big Blue an ideal venue for Blackpool conferences and business meetings. The hotel also has complimentary WiFi internet access in all bedrooms, public areas and meeting rooms. Dining at the Big Blue hotel is an unforgettable experience whether it's a lazy cappuccino in the cafe bar or a delicious gourmet meal in Blues Bar and Brasserie. Children can create their own fresh pizzas while parents can choose from an extensive menu designed with a European feel using only fresh, local produce. Sink into a soft leather armchair and enjoy a long cool drink after a day on the rides or sip a Big Blue cocktail at the bar and just simply people watch. It's up to you. Stay over in a Deluxe Suite and enjoy pure luxury with fresh flowers, champagne on ice and chocolates in your room....just some of the special touches we offer (additional charges apply). ... more   less 
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Also Known As:
Big Blue Blackpool
Big Blue Hotel Blackpool
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