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Reviewed 10 August 2016 via mobile

I can only agree with the other reviews, this hotel is not so great. As advertised, I expected a full English breakfast. However, I was served nothing and was expected to pay money in a local cafe for my breakfast, I believe this is unacceptable as I paid for what I was advertised. My room was another matter, Their was...

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tracymC6798ZW, Manager at GR8 Hotel, responded to this review

Hi Thank you for taking time to review the hotel The hotel is now under new management(1/11/2016) and the issues you and others have raised are been sorted. Best wishes Tracy

Edinburgh, United Kingdom
Reviewed 10 August 2016

Reading the recent reviews from last year, it looks as if this Party Hotel was good value if you were on a budget. Stayed three nights recently with no hot water for two of them, a toilet that didn't flush, a filthy Kettle in the room with no Cups or Tea or Coffee ??? non existent morning breakfast and the...

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Reviewed 9 August 2016 via mobile

Just home from a fantastic stay at the gr8 hotel Blackpool. The hotel was clean comfy welcoming just gr8. Amber the manger and the rest of the staff were just amazing couldn't do more for us felt like more family/friends than guests. Would definitely recommend this hotel to anyone we had an absolute blast all 8 of us. Thank you...

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Reviewed 9 August 2016 via mobile

Me and some mates came down for the weekend and stayed here as we stayed last year and had a great time! The place is now completely different. They wanted to please us but couldn't offer resolutions for any of the problems. It's ok offering excuses for why things aren't working but it doesn't make the issues go away. Our...

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Thank Lauren R
Reviewed 9 August 2016 via mobile

Filthy hotel. Looks like a hostel. Booked through awesome weekends and for the price we paid we expected a lot more. We didn't get breakfast in the hotel. No working shower in the room. Tv wasn't working. Good location but that's the only positive about this hotel. It is in need of a complete make over.

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Reviewed 9 August 2016 via mobile

Stayed here last year and had an amazing time so me and my friends thought we would return to the gr8 this year for a night out! What sight for sore eyes this hotel now is. We were so disappointed with the service we received at the hotel. We booked en suite rooms but the showers wernt working so we...

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Dunfermline, United Kingdom
Reviewed 8 August 2016 via mobile

Well we had an amazing weekend in Blackpool for my sisters hen weekend. The Gr8 Hotel where do we start...... Amber and the team are Fabulous, nothing is too much hassle. Honestly never stayed in a hotel where the manager becomes like a member of your group and you've known them for years! Hats off to you Amber you made...

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Reviewed 29 July 2016 via mobile

Stayed here on a last minute trip to Blackpool with a couple of friends and booked through booking.com. Booked to reserve parking via the website but when we arrived, we were told that the spaces were all full and that we would have to find somewhere to park that would either cost a fair bit or be a fair walk...

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Thank Rachael H
Kenilworth, United Kingdom
Reviewed 17 July 2016 via mobile

Me and 2 friends stayed here after reading trip advisor reviews of another Blackpool Hotel we had booked (The Grand Beach) - this hotel has bed bugs, stay clear. Anyway! I sent the owner (Dave) an email to ask if there was anything he could do to help us out and he has seriously gone out of his way to...

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Leeds, United Kingdom
Reviewed 15 June 2016 via mobile

3 of us stayed here for one night in May. Ideal location to Blackpool night life and Blackpool itself. Car park just opposite which is good, rooms were basic but your only there to sleep for the night. Lovely breakfast on a morning which was included in the price. I would stay here again. All staff lovely and friendly

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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: $63 - $207 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — GR8 Hotel 2*
Number of rooms: 31
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