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Derbyshire
Reviewed 13 September 2012

Arrived on 4th September for 3 nights. Parked up, got through the door and offered tea and coffee straight away which was a welcome sight after a 110 mile drive. Room clean and well stocked with tea/coffee and biscuits. We stayed in a rear facing room which was fine as we don't spend a lot of time in the room....

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CanastaHotel, Owner at Canasta Hotel, responded to this review

Thanks very much for your kind review. Not sure what room you were in - probably 17 - yes the double glazing had failed on that and we have since had it replaced. Marvellous sea views are now fully restored. Hope to see you again next time in Blackpool

scunthorpe
Reviewed 11 September 2012

Arrived on 7th September for 2 nights. We had 3 rooms and did take 2 disabled guests and 4 children, the oldest is 6. Staff were very polite, helpful and at times patient with 4 over excited kids. The rooms were very clean, the food at breakfast was first class and the location is handy for the central attractions without...

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CanastaHotel, Owner at Canasta Hotel, responded to this review

Thanks very much for your business and kind review

Reviewed 6 September 2012

I've been coming to Blackpool every year for over 15 years now and have stayed in the north, south and central,on the prom and in the back streets - I have to say canasta is the best Blackpool hotel I have stayed in - I decided to treat my son and husband to a short break at the canasta as...

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CanastaHotel, Owner at Canasta Hotel, responded to this review

Thanks very much Becky, and family, for taking the time to make the review. We're so pleased you found everything so comfortable. Especially about the beds - we do spend a little more than a lot of our competitors on mattresses. Nope...we can't please all the people all the time :) Hope to see you next time you all come...

Leeds, United Kingdom
Reviewed 6 September 2012

Arrived on the 22nd of August for 3 nights and stayed in room 22 which is for 3 people, booked in and were offered free tea, coffee and a squash striaght away. Went to our room which was a good size and also spotlessly clean. The breakfast was great with plenty of choice both hot and cold and as much...

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CanastaHotel, Owner at Canasta Hotel, responded to this review

Thanks very much Mick, Liz and Madison for taking the time to give us such a great review. The pleasure was all ours I can assure you.

Glasgow, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 September 2012

just back from canasta hotel , went because of the reviews well don't believe what you read! owner didn't crack a smile the whole weekend , no entertainment as such (karaoke) the bandit got switched off when i went to toilet , never new tvs came that small (bedroom) showers outdated,wasn't worth £35 pppn Good points breakfast was plenty tea...

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CanastaHotel, Owner at Canasta Hotel, responded to this review

Oh dear. I'm trying to work out who you are...I think you were the one I asked to take your feet off the new tables. I'd just spent £3000 refurbisihing the sun lounge and you were putting your feet up on the tables. Having said that the points you raise about TV being small and only entertainment being karaoke are...

South Elmsall, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 September 2012

Having been to the Canasta twice before I know what I was getting and what I got was again fantastic hospitality. Warm and friendly welcome not even got bags down and asked if we wanted a drink (tea or coffee) which is on offer all through the day (free) Bags taken to room while your check in. The room(4) nice...

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CanastaHotel, Owner at Canasta Hotel, responded to this review

Thanks for the review and your continued custom Gary. Much appreciated.

North Wales
Reviewed 1 September 2012

Just got home after our holiday in Blackpool at Canasata we had 3 rooms 1 family, 1 double and our room the best room, all with a sea view. Pay a little extra and have a bit of luxury on your stay away it is worth it lovely views from all our rooms. Very clean and comfortable stay. We all...

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CanastaHotel, Owner at Canasta Hotel, responded to this review

Thanks very much for the glowing review Linda and Dil. We're really pleased you enjoyed your stay with us. I'll let the team know we're continuing in the right direction. Hope to see you again next time you come to Blackpool.

Leeds, United Kingdom
Reviewed 20 August 2012

We have just returned from a weekend break at the Canasta Hotel. Right from the start we were made to feel welcome. We were greeted on arrival and asked if we would like tea or coffee, we were served immediately and given the keys to our room. The room itself was fine with a sea view and all you could...

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CanastaHotel, Owner at Canasta Hotel, responded to this review

Thanks David for taking the time to make the review. It was lovely to meet you - and listen to your dulcet tones!! :) I see you have re-booked for our end of season party....don't forget the fancy dress on the Saturday

Reviewed 19 August 2012

Spent a weekend break with the family at the Canasta. Good location with a tram stop right outside, and parking available. Room was clean and beds were comfortable. Bar area was also clean and well kept. Free Wifi also available. Breakfast was good, plenty of choice. It would have been a nice touch to be greated with a welcome to...

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CanastaHotel, Owner at Canasta Hotel, responded to this review

Thanks for the review Rhodrigo. We're glad you enjoyed your stay. As regards the welcome...we ALWAYS sit guests down and ask if they would like a cuppa. Did we miss this with you? Sorry about that if we did. Anyway - hope to see you again when you return to Blackpool

barnsley yorkshire
Reviewed 17 August 2012

just returned from a 4 night stay at the canasta.arrived there &straight away was offered cup of tea for the adults & cordial for the grandson. room was ready so able to check in early. a comfortable room for the 3 of us with good beds . up next morning to what must be the best breakfast in blackpool. was...

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CanastaHotel, Owner at Canasta Hotel, responded to this review

Hey Up Barrie. Thanks for the glowing review and your continued custom. The pleasure is ours.

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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
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • 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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