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GR8 Hotel

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04/06/2017 05/06/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
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Reviewed 21 June 2013

Just got back today from a 5 day stay with my family and we had a fantastic time. Michelle and the staff were great with the kids and would do anything for you, even got my boy some treats for when we got there. Will definately be back for the lights and my hen do. Thankyou so much! Xx

Thank nikki86uk
Haslingden, England, United Kingdom
Reviewed 8 June 2013

Me and my friends av been going to this hotel 4 the last 5 years michelle and the staff r really friendly the rooms r really clean we would not stay anywhere else so if u want a excellent wk end then book in 2 this hotel u wont b dissapointed

Thank Dawn G
Durham, United Kingdom
Reviewed 28 May 2013

Just had most fab weekend in Blackpool. Me and the girls have been staying at GR8 for 15 years Michelle, Dan and all the staff are so welcoming and helpful. I would advise anyone going to Blackpool to stay here you would be mad not to. We have already booked for next May as we would not stay anywhere else...

1Thank lesley c
Reviewed 14 May 2013

Went on stag do tks to Michelle and dan and the rest of the staff the was very helpfull and would do anything for u and they give us a great time and would recommend this hotel to anyone. Now the girls r off up there for next week for there hen do many thanks Darren and the boys

1Thank Darrenmansell
Reviewed 13 April 2013

Great clean rooms better then expected u even get coffee teas and biscuits :p in one word spotless the breakfast was excellent cooked just ryt the bar was excellent very cheap drinks staff are amazing I would advise any one to stay here as it a fab hotel best one we have stayed in so far and we will all...

1Thank Abbey1983
Reviewed 13 April 2013

Stayed here with wife and kids last week. The guy who works there is a credit to the hotel he cooked an excellent breakfast and was very helpfull. He gave me and my family tickets for the sealife center we all loved it.thanks so much for your kindness we will defernatly be seeing you again

1Thank liverpoolma
Reviewed 11 April 2013

Me and my mates stayed here couple of weeks ago and we had a great time the staff were sooooo welcoming and could net b anymore helpfully nothing was outa there why to help us on arrival we was told exactly where everything was and were the best places to go we're,the rooms were so clean didn't expect how good...

1Thank Theboys2012
Stockport, United Kingdom
Reviewed 8 April 2013

Stayed for 2 nights with my husband and 3 grandchildren in 2 rooms. Neither us nor the 1 member of staff knew if we were booked for breakfast so didnt get any. The bar and pool room are only available at weekends, if we had known this would have booked elsewhere. The rooms were okay, though not very well cleaned,...

1Thank Carol D
Halifax, England, United Kingdom
Reviewed 25 March 2013

Just been here for a weekend stag do with 20 odd of us staying Friday and Saturday night. Check in was straightforward enough, you need to bear in mind everyone needs to pay £20 deposit which you get back on departure. I was in room 4 which is at the top of the first flight of stairs, handy to get...

1Thank Adrian B
blackpooldave, Owner at GR8 Hotel, responded to this review

Hi Adrian Thanks for the helpful review. The refundable £20pp deposit is a protection for the group organiser, if a member of the group did cause some damage (thankfully this is rare) the resposability would be down to the person who booked the hotel. We do make this clear, although not everyone reads the information sent! Room 4 is an...

Reviewed 7 February 2013

When myself and my boyfriend arrived, we checked in and was welcomed by a lovely lady who we chatted to for a little while, we were then handed the keys, our room was nice with 3 single beds, but we pushed two of them together to make a double, which was very comfy, tv worked great, shower was lovely and...

1Thank Rachel G
blackpooldave, Owner at GR8 Hotel, responded to this review

Hi Rachel Than you for your kind review, the staff really appreciate the many positive comments that we get. Hopefully we will see you again soon.

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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 

Additional Information about GR8 Hotel

Address: 56-58 Central Drive, Blackpool FY1 5QB, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Lancashire > Blackpool
Price Range: RM236 - RM460 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — GR8 Hotel 2*
Number of rooms: 31
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