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Warrington, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

John has been the dream host all weekend that we have stayed, the food and service that he has provided us with has been amazing. The B&B itself is beautifully presented and spotlessly clean, there are lots of added personal touches that he has done which makes the place so homely. Perfect location, right on the prom and we have...

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Reviewed 4 days ago NEWvia mobile

I booked this from reviews on Trip Advisor and it didn't disappoint. The owner John is very hospitable and helped us with our luggage. The rooms were very nice with nice touches, bottled water, toiletries, dressing gowns. It is ideally situated between the tower and pleasure beach but off the front so not noisy. A lovely place to stay xx

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Padiham
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Thank you John for making our stay in Blackpool wonderful. From the moment we arrived John the proprietor was pleasant, welcoming and nothing was too much trouble. The guest house is located on the corner of a short street running off the promenade there are parking places for all guests visiting. Six rooms are available each tastefully furnished - we...

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

When we arrived, we were welcomed by the owner John, he's a very friendly guy, went to our room, which was decorated very nice, very clean, with lots of lovely extras, the bed was very comfy, nice cosy room. Breakfast was cooked to perfection. The Glen is in a great location, close to all the amenities. Enjoyed there so much,...

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John C, Owner at Glen Guest House, responded to this review

Dear Debbie, Many thanks for your kind words. I am so pleased that you chose the Glen Guest House for your 3 night stay in Blackpool. It was my pleasure to meet you both and I am delighted that you enjoyed your stay. Looking forward to seeing you next year. Thank you for booking your room already. Kind regards John...

Manchester, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

at last we've found somewhere we would recommend in Blackpool, no more need to visit blackpool but stay in St Annes or Lytham,. Excellently located but quiet, couldn't have a nicer welcome - John is very obliging, lovely decor, rooms perfect though compact (if you want a large bedroom with masses of space this is not for you) but if...

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John C, Owner at Glen Guest House, responded to this review

Dear Paul & Shelagh, Many thanks for such a lovely review. I am really pleased that you enjoyed your stay, especially as you are such seasoned travellers. It was a pleasure to meet you both and I hope to see you both again soon. Kind regards John

wigan
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

From arriving on Friday night John the proprietor could not make you feel more welcome, checked in, he even helped take our luggage to the room. Well organised for the selection of breakfast, room small but clean and adequate ideally placed just off the promenade near central pier. Great value for money

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John C, Owner at Glen Guest House, responded to this review

Many thanks for your review. I am delighted you enjoyed your stay. Hope tp see you again. Kind regards John

London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Everything about this property was wonderful: the room was beautiful and very comfortable, the breakfast was delicious and the location perfect. Above all, the host was an absolute rock star, who went out of his way to make us feel welcome. John, thank you so much for helping us plan our night out, for the Halloween treats and for introducing...

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John C, Owner at Glen Guest House, responded to this review

Dear Georgia, Many thanks for your review and kind words. It was a pleasure to meet you and I am delighted that you enjoyed your stay. Kind regards John

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

When we first arrived at the glen guest house we were greeted by John the owner. We were a couple of hours early so new our room wouldn't be ready but he said it would be ready for us in about half an hour. Wasn't a problem as we went for some lunch and had a look around a few...

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John C, Owner at Glen Guest House, responded to this review

Thanks so much for your very kind words. It was a pleasure to meet you both and I am delighted that you enjoyed your stay. Many thanks also for the treats you get for Barney. He has eaten them all already. Hope to see you again. Kind regards John

Cardiff, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I have traveled to Blackpool twice a year for over 20 years as a dance competitor. Over those years i\ have stayed in some questionable hotels/B&B/self-catering flats. This year I decided that my partner and I would not compromise and would look to stay somewhere comfortable and clean in order to enjoy a short break to show him a place...

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John C, Owner at Glen Guest House, responded to this review

Thank you for your review and kind words. I am pleased that you enjoyed your stay. It was a pleasure to meet you and I hope to see you again. Kind regards John

manchester
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Fantastic guest house with a lovely homely feel. Very Clean, comfortable, nicely decorated and has a nice home from home feel with a very hospitable host John, would love to return. Parking, bar and great location

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John C, Owner at Glen Guest House, responded to this review

Many thanks for your review and kind words. It was a pleasure to have you stay with me and I am delighted that you enjoyed your stay. Kind regards John

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  • Free Parking
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Breakfast
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
A warm welcome awaits you at The Glen Guest House. Visit England 4 Star quality accommodation in a relaxed and friendly atmosphere. We are a couples only Guest House for that adult only relaxed escape. The Glen Guest House is based in a quiet location in the South Shore of Blackpool. The Glen is just off the Promenade and ideally positioned between The Tower and the Pleasure Beach. We are 10 to 15 minutes walk from Blackpool Tower. There is free on site parking facilities for every room which is covered by 24hr CCTV. All rooms are en-suite (en suites have just been upgraded with electric showers and new decoration)and have been decorated to a modern high standard with stylish furnishings and decor. The rooms are well equipped with fresh bed linen, hand and bath towels and a selection of toiletries, bath robes and slippers are also provided for your comfort. The rooms also have tea and coffee making facilities, hairdryers and flat screen TV's with freeview and built-in DVD players for your entertainment. There are a selection of books available to read and DVD's available to watch if required. There is also free Wifi available.I have also reinstated the bar which is now fully stocked with very reasonably priced drinks. So pop in for a drink before going to explore what Blackpool has to offer. New for 2014 is a discount card that is free to guests and offers a huge variety of discounts, from restaurants to clubs to Funny girls , etc. Just ask for your card on check in. I look forward to welcoming you to The Glen Guest House, Blackpool. Kind regards, John ... more   less 

Additional Information about Glen Guest House

Address: 25 Barton Avenue, Blackpool FY1 6AP, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Lancashire > Blackpool
Price Range: RM294 - RM464 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Glen Guest House 4*
Number of rooms: 6
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“All rooms appeared to be lovely, room 1 however is lovely!”
 of 5 bubbles emmabobs654, 4 Dec 2016 | Read review
“all rooms are great but if you cant manage stairs ask for rooms 1-3”
 of 5 bubbles elainek756, 3 Dec 2016 | Read review
“We stayed in room 3. But other guests also said their rooms were lovely.”
 of 5 bubbles debbiecG1620RV, 14 Nov 2016 | Read review
“quiet area so doesn't matter - check out the website for room decor/room plan”
 of 5 bubbles paulwM4305XC, 14 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Bathroom a little on the small side but in older houses you expect it.”
 of 5 bubbles 449karenc, 27 Oct 2016 | Read review
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