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Reviewed 9 October 2016

Lara and Ashley make you feel welcome from the moment you arrive. Always had a great time staying at Rubens. My friend and I stayed the triple room. The bathrooms have been revamped (I miss the pink tiles). Spotlessly clean as always. Love the full english for breakfast, sets you up for the day. Can't recommend Rubens high enough. I...

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Rhyl, United Kingdom
Reviewed 8 October 2016

Another weekend at Rubens for the bowls at the Waterloo. Asley and Lara were on great form, remembering us from last time and giving us the same (refurbished) room as our other visits. The welcome, as ever, was warm and genuine, the cheap car parking was provided and the breakfast as delicious as we remember. The room and ensuite were...

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Huddersfield, England, United Kingdom
Reviewed 12 September 2016 via mobile

We came to rubens on Fri 9th sept for the weekend, leaving on sun 11th to celebrate a friends 50th birthday. 14 of us in all. Ashley and lara were away on holiday but stand ins Tim and Tim were fantastic. What a laugh. Great entertainment. the rooms all had a name. We were in" thorne", room 104 at front...

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Reviewed 5 September 2016 via mobile

Lovely, helpful, and friendly owners with clean beds and rooms, and great breakfasts.... what more do you need! ! Quiet location, but still handy for the train and town, we'll definitely book again. We arrived early, but were able to access the room, and we were able to leave our bags while we spent the following morning in town. We...

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Liverpool, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 September 2016 via mobile

Stayed at Rubens for bank holiday weekend and had a great time. Room compact but quiet and clean - we even had a view of the tower! Location brilliant just around the corner (literally) from funny girls and flying handbag. Car parking available by train station 2 mins walk away. Breakfast good and host was friendly and helpful. We got...

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Thank Mikeyjp1719
Peak District National Park, United Kingdom
Reviewed 11 August 2016

A thoroughly enjoyable stay with nothing whatsoever to fault. Spotlessly clean, nice comfortable rooms, lovely food and friendly welcoming owners. Hotel situated on a quiet street but close to central Blackpool. Will definitely book again.

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Thank Stephen T
Reviewed 31 July 2016 via mobile

Booked last minute and have no regrets. The owners are really nice ..was given a parking pass for £5 for 24hrs just around corner which was great . Room was very comfortable ..large and bright . Clean and comfy bed. Breakfast good. We went to viva caberet just 5 minute walk away ... great night away.

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Thank Joanne G
Reviewed 7 July 2016 via mobile

Stayed here from Thursday to Sunday and have to say couldn't fault the place, extremely clean, ensuits have just been done to a great standard and the breakfast was spot on, close to all the amenities and right around the corner from the main Gay bars, made us all feel very welcome including the 2 chihuahuas, will deffinately stay again.

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Reviewed 30 May 2016 via mobile

Stayed here for the summer bash weekend, bought a voucher from the hotel for £5 per night for car parking ( just around corner ) great little hotel and couldn't do enough for us, we Will be back thankyou

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Shrewsbury, United Kingdom
Reviewed 17 May 2016 via mobile

Well what can we say, we were recommended this charming bed and breakfast by a couple of local friends, the hosts Lara and Ash were just wonderful, we really felt like it was a home from home, room was clean and tidy and nicely furnished,is in a very nice area in Blackpool and road was very quiet at night, the...

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Breakfast included
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Ashley and Lara offer a warm welcome to all customers old and new to Rubens . We are conveniently situated in the North Shore area of Blackpool, and is only 200 yards from the North Shore British Rail and Coach Stations. Less than 100 yards from Rubens, the new entertainment complex now comprises of the new Flying Handbag, the multi million pound new Flamingo Club and the now world famous “Funny Girls”. Just a short walk takes you to the promenade, Winter Gardens, theatres, town centre shopping and of course Blackpool Tower. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Rubens

Address: 39 Lord Street, Blackpool FY1 2BD, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Lancashire > Blackpool
Price Range: RM221 - RM359 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Rubens 2.5*
Number of rooms: 10
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“Any room is excellent”
 of 5 bubbles MaxineB834, 2 Jan 2017 | Read review
“All very good.”
 of 5 bubbles sbradder, 31 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Any room is good”
 of 5 bubbles alexanders522, 30 Mar 2016 | Read review
“102 - twin, room on the side and not at all noisy ... great night sleep!”
 of 5 bubbles angelaw475, 30 Nov 2015 | Read review
“Room 202 was fab but im sure all the rooms are to the same standard.”
 of 5 bubbles allyson_stone, 4 Aug 2015 | Read review
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