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“Best boutique Hotel in Blackpool”
5 of 5 bubbles Review of Jollies Hotel

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Jollies Hotel
Ranked #698 of 911 Blackpool B&B and Inns
Lancashire, United Kingdom
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“Best boutique Hotel in Blackpool”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 August 2013

This is simply the most friendly small hotel in Blackpool and is central to all the attractions and nightlife, restaurants and the seaside. Lynn is the perfect hostess and the breakfast is worth making the trip for alone. I cannot understand anyone not liking this great Boutique Hotel. Jollies Hotel gets confused with a similar named guest house and I think any bad reviews were meant for the other B and B. Jollies is perfectly named, for you will have a Jolly holiday or stay whilst based here. Perfect for couples or small families. Very clean and tastefully furnished to a high standard. This is a great Hotel and at a budget price is great value for money.
Paul Davies MBM

  • Stayed August 2013, travelled as a couple
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Glasgow, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 August 2013

ive just spent 5 days at the "jollies" and i loved it . i am extremely mobility impaired and was given the choice of a single room on the first floor but there is a statilift which i used with no problems at all. my room was very clean and with a very comfortable bed. i slept so well. there was easy access to the en-suite with a shower wc and sink located there.
freevew tv and kettle fo tea etc was standard . my carer was next door in a similar room.
downstairs the dining room had separate tables and small lounge area in the large front window . a pint at the bar was £2.00. enough said !!
the owners bill and lynne were amazing. nothing was too much trouble. the food was amazing with 5 main choi.ces in the evening and a really big cooked breakfast in the morning with loads of tea and toast.
i ate like a horse !!
my friends couldnt believe the prices for dinner / b+b really good
great location with entertainment nearby and guaranteed car parking. i even got my powered wheelchair recharged overnite.
i will be back there for the illuminations.

  • Stayed August 2013, travelled with friends
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Wolverhampton, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 August 2013

We went to Blackpool for a Monday to Friday Stay the first week of August 2013, The weather was superb sunshine every day bar 1. Went to the theatre to see the Tina Turner story all we can say is brilliant.
The hotel although a budget hotel costing £25 each per day B&B with us taking the occasional evening meal at £10 each, The food was ample and plentiful having been offered more if we wanted.
The rooms are clean and tidy and looked after daily.
Our car was locked up safely for the duration of our stay as we used public transport for travel.
Lyn and Bill we caring and happy to assist with booking taxis, theatre shows, and anything else we asked of them.
We are going to return to Jollies Hotel on our next trip and will be recommending this hotel to all of our family and friends.

Room Tip: First floor are smaller rooms we are told, we had a very comfortable second floor room
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  • Stayed August 2013, travelled as a couple
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Birmingham, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 May 2013

Stayed 1 night at Jollies as part of a hen party, when we arrived at the hotel it was all locked up and in darkness! We decided to call the owners on the phone and were told that they were awaiting the AA back in Birmingham!!! and that they would call us as soon as they got back, so we could check in! As luck would have it, other members of the group were checked in to a nearby hotel that allowed us to sit in the bar and wait. 4 hours later we got a phonecall to say that we were now able to check in.
We had a twin room that was cosy to say the least, but was clean and comfortable. The shower room on the other hand was tiny and dirty!
The room itself was freezing, which wasn't great at the beginning of Feb!!!
Such a shame this hotel couldn't deliver brilliant service and bigger rooms as the location is excellent for the center of Blackpool.

  • Stayed February 2013, travelled with friends
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Coventry, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 December 2012

just stayed at the jollies hotel 4 nights over xmas very friendly rooms small but cosy bathroom could be bigger but we managed had ground floor which was great for me the bed comfortable and 2 pillows wow most hotels only have 1 on the bed know these seem small things but all together make a good nights sleep. Breakfast was good and plenty evening meals were ok but could have better on some days for example the beef was not from joint the pastry on steak pies warmed in microwave and was soft my only 2 complaints. other reviews i think were very harsh we had a great holiday and will go again if they will have us.

ann and mick from coventry

  • Stayed December 2012, travelled as a couple
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5 Thank elvis_ginty
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Choppington, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 May 2012

I have been to Jollies now for the past couple of years and have to say that some of the comments are harsh. Yes, the room I had came with powdered milk for making tea, a warm shower rather than a hot one and a toilet seat that wasn't fixed on properly. However, the hotel is in an excellent location for all the attractions, there is limited parking at the front like most of the hotels along Hornby Road, my room was clean and presentable upon returning after a day out (and perfectly adequate for a single person like myself) and the breakfasts were good and set me up for the day ahead. And Bill and Lyn are outstanding hosts. So there!

Stayed April 2012, travelled solo
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Tamworth, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 November 2011

simple atrocious room (sorry shed) was so small & filthy the mice backed out & wiped their feet . the food (sorry again) pig swill was so bad the sick on the pavement outside seemed a better choice. when you walked upstairs to your shed your hands stuck to the bannister, you had to leave the door open to have awash . all in all this place is truly ahealth hazzard ,avoid at all cost . you have been warned

  • Stayed October 2011, travelled as a couple
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Lynne B, Owner at Jollies Hotel, responded to this review, 7 January 2012
I have no record of this person staying with us, it sems to be yet another vindictive review,
We adhere to strict guidelines in order to retain our gold standard the staff are trained to high NVQ standards in both cleaning (hospital spec) and hospitality, following on from many years experience in the hospitality and catering industry as well as customer services the hotel has excelled by receiving many commendations (awards) from Blackpool for hotel of the year and family friendly business of the years and many others, I would advise customers to check our other reviews on the home web site and also the returning customers that we get every year as well as contacting the companies we are accredited by.
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Property: Jollies Hotel
Address: 86 Hornby Road, Blackpool FY1 4QS, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Lancashire > Blackpool
Amenities:
Bar / Lounge Wheelchair access
Hotel Style:
Ranked #698 of 911 B&Bs / Inns in Blackpool
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): £
Hotel Class:3 star — Jollies Hotel 3*
Number of rooms: 12
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