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Reviewed 28 October 2012

Don't waste your time, find somewhere else to stay, possibly a cardboard box. As it would be more luxurious! The staff haven't got a clue how to run a hotel, the police turned up on the night To question one of the staff as he had been accused of dodgy wrong doing. The rooms have had no repairs at all...

1Thank Funnyjuice
Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
Reviewed 26 August 2012

amazing hotel, stayed for a long weekend over winter, close to river and main town centre Staff great and rooms very clean.....Breakfast was plentiful and good, not far to wax museum and drinking quarter

Thank M2bfx
Nuneaton, England, United Kingdom
Reviewed 18 April 2012

Went to stay here with a group of girls , thought we would have a drink when we got there at the bar as it stated lol when asking the lady at reception where the bar was she laughed and said what bar... No bar here . We had keys to lock the doors waste of time that was as...

2Thank Tracy B
Manchester, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 October 2011

Just been here 1st October 2011, No Towels, No curtains, Shower didn't work, Broken toilet, place had not be cleaned in ages, unfriendly and really couldn't give a monkeys attitude of staff, the place should be shut down not fit for a rat, although if you look hard enough you might find a few behind a wardrobe or under a...

1Thank Mark S
Reviewed 28 August 2011

I booked my partner and his friends in here for his stag do, we booked 7 places and 7 provisional places which we didnt pay a deposit on. In the initial phone call i was told the price was £30 per night on the date they wanted, we agreed this and i paid the deposits. I then recieved a letter...

2Thank kustard666
Stoke-on-Trent, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 May 2011

this place was a disgrace, dirty smelly hole i wouldnt recommend to anyone. 22 of us stayed 22 of us came out full of bites, breakfast was crap 1 bacon 1 sausage 1 egg and a tomarto not worth £30 stay away

1Thank chatto02
Reviewed 2 May 2011

we stayed at this poor excuse for a hotel on the 30th april. it was over priced at 31 pound and 20 pound bond money which was spose to be given back when hand the key back ,but on the sunday morning we handed key back she tried to tell us someone had come down and said they were from...

Thank markfengo
Buxton, Derbyshire
Reviewed 20 September 2010

cant believe all the bad reviews!! Good rooms with a decent bathroom! staff were good tidied the rooms for us the bar didn't stop serving what more do you want? i would recommend this hotel to any! looking to have a god night out

1Thank LauraJohnson85
Reviewed 29 August 2010

i have just returned from a hen weekend in blackpool and have to say i had an amazing time. at first glance the hotel is basic but clean and the staff are welcoming and very friendly. our bedroom was a good size and was quite comfortable. the bar was open 24 hours which was great we actually left town to...

Thank annatydes
Reviewed 9 August 2010

This is by far the worst excuse for a lodging hotel I have ever come across anywhere in the world. The attitude of the staff and management is disgraceful an they should be stripped of their license and never be allowed to operate as hoteliers again. Please take heed and avoid this dump like the plaque!

1Thank Stephen H

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Additional Information about Golden Thistle

Address: 1 - 3 Yates Street, Blackpool FY1 2DE, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Lancashire > Blackpool
Number of rooms: 65

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