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GR8 Hotel
Ranked #537 of 853 Blackpool B&B and Inns
Certificate of Excellence
Durham, United Kingdom
1 review
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“the best ever”
Reviewed 30 May 2014

stayed in this hotel for the past 15 years , its totally fantastic. The rooms are clean and comfortable , breakfasts are lush and the staff are amazing , nothing is too much trouble for them We will deffo b back next year chelle cos you is brilliant girl x
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  • Stayed May 2014, travelled with friends
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blackpooldave, Manager at GR8 Hotel, responded to this review, 2 June 2014
Was brilliant having you girls gr8 laugh and a gr8 time was had by all. Thanks girls. Hope to see you all later this year xxx Michelle and staff xxxx
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St Helier, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 18 May 2014

Excellent service, fantastic night was had by all. The staff could not do enough for our party.
The catering was first class , excellent value and good quality food.
Super DJ provided at no extra cost!!!
Any one wanting a cracking party on a small budget, These are the best!!!! :)

Room Tip: If you want a stay in blackpool you wont do better!!!
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  • Stayed May 2014, travelled with friends
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blackpooldave, Manager at GR8 Hotel, responded to this review, 2 June 2014
Glad all your requirements were met. Welcome anytime. Michelle and staff xx
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 11 May 2014

This was excellent place to stay staff are very friendly and went out of there way to cater for my 30th birthday at no extra cost manager is fab she makes you so welcome lovely clean warm rooms,value for money all 9 off us that stayed here rate this place and would recommend to anyone looking for a gr8 hotel to stay with friends or family they made my weekend!X

  • Stayed May 2014
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blackpooldave, Manager at GR8 Hotel, responded to this review, 2 June 2014
Thanks for your lovely review and we all hope to see you again in the not so distant future. Michelle and staff
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Birmingham, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 22 April 2014 via mobile

Stayed here 5 times now in various size groups and wouldn't hesitate to recommend. Walking distance to all clubs/bars. Rooms are spotless supplied with clean towls, breakfast is great. Friendly helpful staff and a good atmosphere!

Stayed April 2014, travelled with friends
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blackpooldave, Manager at GR8 Hotel, responded to this review, 2 June 2014
Thanks very much hope to see you again soon. Michelle and staff
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Reviewed 20 April 2014

i walked into this hotel after leaving the Del Roseia (see review also the check in date was the 17th not the 11th cant change for some reason)...i asked for a room and they could only offer me a twin which was fine even though i was alone it still only cost me £20 which is amazing value ...the staff at check-in were fantastic very friendly and helpful and couldn't do enough to make sure i had everything i needed,the room was very tidy and warm clean fresh towels were provided and the room also had an en-suite bathroom.
big heavy doors with solid locks made me feel safe and confident my belongings were secure whilst i was out ..at check-out the staff even called a cab for which i thought was a nice touch.

i will definitely stay at this place agin

Room Tip: ask for a room with a working tv as the recent storms have affected the airels in some rooms
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  • Stayed April 2014, travelled solo
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blackpooldave, Manager at GR8 Hotel, responded to this review, 2 June 2014
Thanks for your review and honesty. Michelle and staff
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 7 April 2014

The staff were very kind and helpful.rooms were clean with fresh bedding and towels.the man serving the breakfast was very friendly and helpful.we stayed in room 9 which was just fine for us. We will be staying here again. Thankyou gr8 hotel. Well worth the money x

  • Stayed April 2014
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blackpooldave, Manager at GR8 Hotel, responded to this review, 2 June 2014
Thanks for your review, nice to see honest reviews. Michelle and staff
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Reviewed 6 April 2014

me and 3 friends stayed here for my friends 30th. The staff were really friendly and helpful and always had a smile on their faces, there was a lift to get up to the upper levels. Its a family hotel during the week and for hen,stag and birthday partys of a weekend. They managed to get 4 beds in the room for us so we were altogether. Clean towels and soap on arrival. Room was clean with tea,coffeeand sugar and a kettle. Breakfast was really nice. We would definitelly stay here again and its within walking distance of the town and clubs.

  • Stayed April 2014, travelled with friends
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blackpooldave, Manager at GR8 Hotel, responded to this review, 2 June 2014
Thanks for your review welcome back anytime. Michelle and staff
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Property: GR8 Hotel
Address: 56-58 Central Drive, Blackpool FY1 5QB, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Lancashire > Blackpool
Amenities:
Bar / Lounge Business Centre with Internet Access Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Hotel Style:
Ranked #537 of 853 B&Bs / Inns in Blackpool
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): £
Hotel Class:2 star — GR8 Hotel 2*
Number of rooms: 31
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
Under new management & currently been refurbished Nov 2016. A cheap and cheerful hotel situated in the heart of Blackpool's town centre. With only a few minutes walk to Blackpool's well known nightlife, Blackpool Tower, Promenade, Sea life Centre and much more, it makes this hotel a wonderful base for your holiday fun. Midweek we cater for families offering fantastic rates for Bed and Breakfast. Games are provided for children such as - Wii, TV (music channels, etc), Colouring books + Crayons and much more. There is a mini disco on each evening for the children and adults to have a fun night dancing away. Please note Friday and Saturday is over 18's only. On Friday and Saturday we cater for over 18's only making this the ideal party spot for Stag and Hen parties, birthdays or a fun weekend away. We have a late bar every weekend and will also cater for private functions/buffets etc on request. There is a secure pay and display car park directly opposite the hotel. ... more   less 
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