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Yateley, United Kingdom
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4 reviews
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Reviewed 26 June 2016 via mobile

We decided to go to Blackpool for a family weekend away and amongst the hundreds of hotels and B&B's we chose the Osprey. And what a fab choice it was, Glo and Steve who run it are a lovely friendly couple who have the balance of running a B&B just right. The rooms are clean and tidy and very comfortable... More 

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gloandsteve, Owner at The Osprey, responded to this review

Thanks so much - so glad you enjoyed your stay and we would love to see you again More 

lillykelly
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57 reviews
13 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 June 2016 via mobile

I booked to stay for a friend's hen night. There were 7 of us and we were make to feel so welcome. This is a family b&b and don't have hen parties with out speaking to them first. This b&b is in a perfect plan to visit blackpool. The room had everything we could ask for. The breakfast is lovely.... More 

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gloandsteve, Owner at The Osprey, responded to this review

Thanks so much for such a kind review we really enjoyed having you all to stay and would love to welcome you all back either together or with your families. More 

Nottingham, United Kingdom
1 review
Reviewed 6 June 2016 via mobile

Excellent hotel really friendly & can't do enough for you. Will definitely be coming back soon. Rooms really nicely decorated & everything in there that you need. Breakfast is very nice & don't let you go hungry. Close to town centre. Many thanks for a wonderful stay. Even let me leave my car there the day I checked out so... More 

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gloandsteve, Owner at The Osprey, responded to this review

Thanks for your kind comments Steph and for the card and choccies it was really lovely of you all. We are glad you enjoyed your stay with us and we would love to welcome you back again sometime. More 

2 reviews
Reviewed 30 May 2016 via mobile

I only stayed one night here as part of a hen do. The osprey was a lovely little b&b, so clean, smelled fresh and the breakfast was to die for. The owners dog was gorgeous too. The owners were the best, they were such a lovely couple, we had a very warm welcome and they made us feel right at... More 

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gloandsteve, Owner at The Osprey, responded to this review

Thanks so much Debbie we really enjoyed having you all to stay. Don't worry about the bed and just to let you know we now have curtains to match the suit!!! Hope to see you again soon. More 

UK
2 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 1 March 2016

We managed to locate a lovely little guest house in an excellent location called the Osprey hotel.The management were so helpful in everyway possible,breakfast was fresh cooked and delicious,the room clean and quiet and nothing was too much trouble for the owners.We enjoyed our stay so much that we have already booked for later in the year.We had our little... More 

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gloandsteve, Owner at The Osprey, responded to this review

So glad you enjoyed your stay with us and we look forward to welcoming all 3 of you back soon More 

Island of Anglesey, United Kingdom
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14 reviews
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Reviewed 3 January 2016

Stayed at the Osprey over the New year The owners were very welcoming and friendly Room lovely and warm, heating still on when we goy back early hours of the morning Room very clean Excellent breakfast Not too far to walk to the centre of town Great value would recommend The Osprey

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gloandsteve, Owner at The Osprey, responded to this review

Glad everything was o.k. for you - thanks so much for staying with us. More 

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6 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 October 2015 via mobile

The proprietors Glo and Steve are very friendly and we really enjoyed our short stay at the Osprey. Our room was very clean and freshly decorated. The location is ideal for attractions and the beach is only a few minutes walk. A big plus is that this B&B hotel is dog friendly and the owners own dog, Margo is very... More 

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gloandsteve, Owner at The Osprey, responded to this review

Thanksfor your feedback we are so glad that everything was o.k. for you and the dogs. More 

Bowness-on-Windermere, United Kingdom
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6 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 October 2015

Wonderful stay ,lovely owners spotlessly clean ,would defiantly stay again very central breakfast was excellent easy parking ,great advice on where to go to eat and how to get to our event ,Thank you steve and Gloria

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gloandsteve, Owner at The Osprey, responded to this review

It was our pleasure - thanks for staying with us and for your feedback - look after the glove!! More 

Merseyside, United Kingdom
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10 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 October 2015

Arrived on Sat afternoon with our two boys and received a very warm and friendly welcome...Our room was really nice and we had a very comfortable nights sleep.Breakfast was lovely and plenty of it...The owners are a really lovely couple and we will definitely stay again.

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gloandsteve, Owner at The Osprey, responded to this review

Thanks so much for your kind feedback we are pleased you enjoyed your stay and hope to welcome you all back soon. More 

Leicester, United Kingdom
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8 reviews
5 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 October 2015

We arrived in Blackpool and spent the day out and about. First impression was lovely, we got a call asking if we would need directions to find them - a really nice touch. Lovely welcome upon arrival, which continued throughout. We had a family room which was well decorated and nice and clean. We didn't use the living room /... More 

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gloandsteve, Owner at The Osprey, responded to this review

Thank you for your kind review it is most welcome and very much appreciated. We are glad you enjoyed your stay with us and hope we see you again soon. More 

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free Parking
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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  • Bar/Lounge
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Free Parking
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Perfect for families and couples, The Osprey is ideally situated, in a quiet location, in the very heart of Blackpool with short walks to most of the major attractions including The Tower, The Winter Gardens, The Opera House, The Grand Theatre, Madame Tussauds, Sea Life, The Blackpool Tower Dungeon and Circus, Blackpool F.C and the Houndshill Shopping Centre with an array of shops including Debenhams, Primark, River Island, Next, Monsoon and many more. A short taxi or tram ride also gets you to The Pleasure Beach and South Shore within a few minutes. With our focus firmly on families and couples we offer good clean, well maintained and homely accommodation giving the emphasis on comfort, Quality and value for money. Parking: we are able to offer some free parking spaces, on a first come first served basis, subject to availability however there are several public car parks within a very short walking distance with reasonable prices and we will be happy to provide full details on request. We are pleased to announce that following a recent assessment by VisitEngland we have now been awarded a three Star Guest Accommodation rating ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Osprey

Address: 27 Charnley Road, Blackpool FY1 4PE, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Lancashire > Blackpool
Price Range: €69 - €71 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — The Osprey 3*
Number of rooms: 8
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“Room 9 a little smalll”
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“Room 6 was at the rear and quite.”
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“£28 for b&b with central location can't go wrong!”
 of 5 bubbles Jane267, 17 Aug 2014 | Read review
“If any family members have problem with stairs, i'd speak to the hotel first before you book to see room availability and a lower floor.”
 of 5 bubbles Andi0473, 28 Jul 2014 | Read review
“there is a car park very close by if you cant get parked on the front.”
 of 5 bubbles muumyj, 13 Jul 2014 | Read review
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