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The Shores Hotel

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Room & Suite (68)
Dining (8)


ENID & LESTER welcome you to The Shores. A licensed family run Guest House situated 150 metres from Central Pier, adjacent to the Promenade and the beach. We offer a selection of rooms, from single rooms to family suites that sleep 5, all of our rooms are en-suite, have tea/coffee making facilities, Freeview flat screen TV's/DVD players, Hairdryers and Hair Straighteners. We are a short walk from Blackpool Tower, Grand Theatre, Winter Gardens and Houndshill shopping centre, bus and tram stops are two minutes from the hotel giving access to all of Blackpool's attractions, The Pleasure Beach, Sandcastle, the 3 Piers, Zoo, Casino, Farmer Parr's Animal World, Blackpool Model Village, Fleetwood Market and Freeport Outlet Shopping. Free WiFi is available throughout the premises. There is on street free parking outside the hotel but sadly this can't be reserved. We are fluent in English, Russian & Geordie!
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Property amenities
Breakfast included
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Airport transportation
Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Non-smoking hotel
Room features
Family Rooms
Non-smoking rooms
Good to know
Centrally Located


Full view
96Great for walkers
Grade: 96 out of 100
55Restaurantswithin 0.5 km
18Attractionswithin 0.5 km
47Room tips
Traveller rating
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  • English
Popular mentions
Be aware that we didn't stop here , we cancelled well within the allowed policy time but yet for the weekend I was changed £150.00 and then again a few days later another £150.00 , so £300.00 for not even staying at the B&B. I have raised this with the owners Enid Hall on email
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OMG....Upon arrival the host was warm and welcoming even won over my sullen teen!!!. The bed in my room was so comfortable i had one of the best nights sleep and that was the only the first night!defo be making many return trips and we haven't even left yet!!!!!
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Response from EnidH37, Manager at The Shores Hotel
Responded 28 Dec 2018
Thank you so much for your kind review hope to see you soon.
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We stayed over night with 3 young children, we stayed in a family room 16 on the top floor. Exceeded expectations after reading some of the negative reviews. I have nothing negative to say regarding our stay. We were provided with a clean warm comfortable room, and the next
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Had 2 nights and only fault was breakfast on the first morning was a bit cold. Comfortable bed and Very clean . Close to all attractions. Room was a bit smaller than we would like and bathroom was tiny. Nothing can be done about that but did us for what we went to Blackpool for
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Small room, breakfast average at best, undrinkable coffee, tired rooms, although near the sea, I would not recommend unless you are desperate to stay somewhere you will not enjoy, think the elderly owner should reconsider her business.
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Family Suite - Adults Room
free half shampoo and soap the size of a tablet.. marks and damp and holes in bathroom and crack
Do u have sky sports
We don't, but 50m away is a pub showing all sports channels
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How easy is it to get parked near you x
The parking is free outside the guest house so cannot be reserved, but weekdays are usually ok, weekends can be a bit of a problem although there are paid car parks close by.
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Hi, 15 minutes on foot or 5 in a tram
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"be aware of over billing , check your statements!!!"
"if your a travelling couple, we would recommend Room 1. Also recommend get there early to park your car"
"Book elsewhere"
"Don't stay here!"
"Only suitable for people who can negotiate stairs. Ground floor best for families with small chldren."
US$61 - US$144 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
United KingdomEnglandBlackpool
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