Blackpool Journals

Staying and Dining In Blackpool..

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A travel journal to Blackpool by glasgowgirl88

Kings Hotel Photo, Blackpool, England More Photos
Quote: Here are 5 reviews of hotels and restaurants in Blackpool from the past year.

The Grill

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Restaurant | "Ideal Location and Yummy Menu"

The Grill Photo, Blackpool, England
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The Grill Restaurant is located in the Casino building at the entrance to Blackpool Pleasure Beach. It is a brasserie style restaurant which offers a varied menu including lunch, afternoon tea and dinner dishes.The restaurant is set across 3 levels. The ground floor level features an array of seating options. There are a few steps up to another seating area next to the bar. A set of stairs will take you up to the 1st floor where more seating is provided and overlooks the downstairs seating area. The restaurant is clean and fresh in appearance with whitewashed walls and large windows looking out onto the promenade and letting in lots of natural lighting. Wooden flooring, chairs and chandeli...Read More

Member Rating 5 out of 5 on November 19, 2011

The Grill
Pleasure Beach
Blackpool, Lancashire FY4 1EZ

Kings Hotel

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Hotel | "Fab Hotel But Too Far From Attractions!"

Kings Hotel Photo, Blackpool, England
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Kings Hotel is situated on the New South Promenade in Blackpool. It is a short walk from the Pleasure Beach and Big Blue Hotel and is located directly across from the beach and sea. It is rated number 1 hotel in Blackpool on the Trip Advisor website.Kings Hotel is run by John and Tracey and with help from Melissa. It offers 12 fully ensuite bedrooms, breakfast, snacks, a bar and games such as pool and amusement machines. There is parking out front for 12cars and a small smoking area near the main entrance which consists of 2 doors leading into a hallway with various leaflets on display. Check in is done in the lounge/bar area where you need to show your print out confirmation a...Read More

Member Rating 5 out of 5 on November 16, 2011

Kings Hotel
553 New South Promenade
Blackpool, England 4 1

The Albert and the Lion

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Restaurant | "A Wetherspoons On The Seafront"

The Albert and the Lion Photo, Blackpool, England
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Bank Hey Street, Blackpool, FY1 4RU01253 743690Opened 8-11pm most nights but 12 and 1am Thursday, Friday and Saturday.The Albert and the Lion is part of the JD Wetherspoons range of pubs/restaurants. It opened in 2010. The restaurant is located on the seafront of Blackpool promenade. There is no restaurant parking on site but there are nearby car parks in the town centre. Trams and buses stop a short distance from the restaurant. Children are welcomed (high chairs/menu available) as are disabled guests. The restaurant offers free WIFI and has outdoor seating as well as televisions showing sports. The disabled toilet is on the main floor but the other toi...Read More

Member Rating 4 out of 5 on March 9, 2012

The Albert and the Lion
Bank Hey Street
Blackpool, Lancashire FY1 4RU

Royal Seabank Hotel

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Hotel | "A Pleasant, Central Hotel In Blackpool"

Royal Seabank Hotel Photo, Blackpool, England
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The Royal Seabank is the most popular hotel that Blackpool Promotions offer. It can be booked through this company (based in Glasgow) but they also offer their own tariff. This hotel has 89 bedrooms en suite bedrooms including single, double/twin, family and bedrooms with 4 poster beds.The Royal Seabank is located on the promenade and is a ideally located within walking distance of the attractions (beach, Tower. Pier, Pleasure Beach etc). We arrived at the hotel around 2.30pm. The reception area is quite spacious and tastefully decorated. There are plenty of seating options. Check in was a nightmare despite there being 3 staff members behind the desk. Check in is from arrival (...Read More

Member Rating 4 out of 5 on March 9, 2012

Royal Seabank Hotel
219-221 Central Promenade
Blackpool, Lancashire FY1 5DL
01253 622717

Toast Cafe Bar & Grill Restaurant Blackpool

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Restaurant | "They Offer More Than Toast Here!"

Toast Cafe Bar & Grill Restaurant Blackpool Photo, Blackpool, England
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Toast is located a short distance from the main shopping area of Blackpool. From the outside, the restaurant looks quite pleasant. There are a few tables outside for dining during warmer weather and as you step inside, you notice that the tables are set across the main floor, a raised level at the window and a balcony area upstairs. Toast isn't the biggest of restaurants and the tables are quite close together so do not expect privacy. There isn't much room to move around so negotiating a wheelchair or pram may prove a little difficult.The decor inside this restaurant is very stylish and modern. Various wall hangings and large 'dome' lights added a bit of character to the restaurant. The ...Read More

Member Rating 5 out of 5 on March 9, 2012

Toast Cafe Bar & Grill Restaurant Blackpool
28 Corporation Street
Blackpool, England
01253749777