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Bradford, United Kingdom
Reviewed 9 April 2013

I was writing reviews on Tripadvisor, so I thought I would also let people know about this fabulous hotel in Blackpool. We picked this hotel at random about 6 years ago, and boy am I glad we picked it. We have been back every year since (sometimes 2/3 times a year), and we now have lots of regular followers that...

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New Mills, United Kingdom
Reviewed 5 April 2013

Just got back from an Easter break in Blackpool. We go every year (usually July / August time but we decided to go early this year and stop at our usual hotel - The Canasta. Absolutely superb place. There were only ourselves and one other family in at the time but even when full Doug, Mandy, Dan and the rest...

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1Thank riggerz18
Sheffield
Reviewed 7 March 2013

Booked this hotel for a weekend away with my husband, as we had been here before we knew what to expect. its been a good few yrs since our last visit & its still a good place to stay. we went out of season so it was very quite, but the staff still went out of there way to look...

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Leicester, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 February 2013

Our group of 10 stayed for the 3rd time in Oct 2012. There was a wedding reception/party at the hotel at the same time so the atmosphere was even more cheerful. For how reasonably priced this B and B is, you really cannot ask for any more! We had another lovely welcome, sat drinking free tea and coffee in the...

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South Lanarkshire, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 February 2013

For the price/quality/location/friendliness of owners/staff etc. I do not believe the Canasta can be bettered. From the minute you walk through the front door there is free tea and coffee throughout you stay. The breakfasts are cooked to perfection and you can eat as many king sized portions as you want. The owner even bought in the ladies favourite wine...

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lincolnshire
Reviewed 3 January 2013

We stayed here for 2 nights for new years, when we got there we was welcomed and offered a tea or coffee on arrival, we got there rather early and was pleasantly surprised that our room was ready, it was a bit small but very clean and everything we wanted was in it. Nothin was to much trouble to making...

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Thank LincolnshireHoney
Telford, United Kingdom
Reviewed 12 November 2012

We stayed at the Canasta for the second time this year. Once again we were delighted with the warm friendly service, splendid breakfasts and pleasant clean surroundings. Free coffee on tap all day, plentiful Daily Newspapers, good fun karaoke evenings at the weekend and great sea view just help make for a really relaxing experience. The location is perfect for...

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Thank Peter H
CanastaHotel, Owner at Canasta Hotel, responded to this review

Thanks, Peter, for your repeat custom! Sincerely.

Penrith, United Kingdom
Reviewed 8 November 2012

I stayed at this hotel for three nights with my partner and family, in three rooms. When we arrived there was only one car parking space left, so I ventured inside to get advice of where’s best to park. The initial greeting by the manager was some what lacking and abrupt when I asked where to park, replying “You’ll have...

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CanastaHotel, Owner at Canasta Hotel, responded to this review

Thanks for the honest review. Sorry - I cant agree I would EVER be as abrupt as you suggest. Yes, you'd need to find parking elsewhere if we are full but then I would go out of my way to suggest where to look. Cobwebs - thats not good. I think towards the end of the season the staff were...

Barnsley, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 November 2012

stayed at the Canasta for 3 nights (19th-22nd oct.). Very nice warm welcome and tea and coffee served to us within seconds of walking into the hotel. Our luggage was taken up to our room while we enjoyed our drink.We then went up to our room to unpack before heading out. When we booked the room we were told the...

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CanastaHotel, Owner at Canasta Hotel, responded to this review

Eh Up Tylesmad - thanks for the great, honest, review. We're pleased you enjoyed it and I hope you'll come back. Small Print Disclaimer...please see my previous responses about luggage. Everybody keeps mentioning it so much ....when it doesn't happen, TripAdders, then you're not happy bunnies.....so I'd prefer to state that we dont carry your bags to the room. I...

Salisbury, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 November 2012

The staff, service and food were exceptional. We really enjoyed our 3day stay. We stayed in room 6 after changing from a room where the TV didn't work. Nothing was too much trouble and we enjoyed the friendly atmosphere .

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CanastaHotel, Owner at Canasta Hotel, responded to this review

thanks for your kind review. I agree we offer great value for money We havnt increased prices in 5 years!!!!!!! Hope to see you again

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Amenities

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  • Free Parking
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Breakfast included
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
  • Shuttle Bus Service
  • Dry Cleaning
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
31 en suite bedrooms (10 with sea views) located on the seafront within 10 minutes walk from the Blackpool Tower. Family run hotel - very friendly and meticulously clean. No stag or hen parties. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Canasta Hotel

Address: 288-290 Promenade, Blackpool FY1 2EY, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Lancashire > Blackpool
Price Range: $66 - $105 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Canasta Hotel 3*
Number of rooms: 30
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“Sea views are best , if you struggle with stairs ask for room on lift side”
 of 5 bubbles denisep902, 1 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Rooms available with sea view”
 of 5 bubbles 126DaveL, 29 Nov 2016 | Read review
“room3 is small”
 of 5 bubbles Adiscaff5362, 27 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Lower room numbers are on the side of the hotel with the lift”
 of 5 bubbles 130caroles, 7 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Top floor at the front was quiet and had a nice view,has lift but a little slow.bathroom could do with updating”
 of 5 bubbles 187047Jane_H_11, 25 Oct 2016 | Read review
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