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Bolton, United Kingdom
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8 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

Stayed 1 night on 26/11/16 had a twin room. there were a few dark hairs on one of the beds and a dirty pillowcase on the other. One of the beds rocked felt like i was on a boat. In desperate need of updating. No heating apart from a small plug in radiator, the bathroom was freezing, no heating in... More 

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Thank elayneholt
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3 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The helmshore hotel is nice the food is fantastic. The rooms is just what we wanted the room could do with a little upgrade the owners and the staff are really friendly we only had 4 nights there and it's only a 5 minute walk the the tower

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Thank Robert W
1 review
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My husband booked this hotel for our anniversary and i wished we just stayed home. The hotel from then outside looked nice but once you entered it is so old fashioned. We waited around 5 minutes to be allowed in as you have to wait until the owner can be bothered to let you in. We were greeted by a... More 

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Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
Reviewed 19 September 2016 via mobile

Such a lovely welcoming couple own this lovely, clean hotel very near Blackpool Tower. Nothing is too much trouble. All the staff are so helpful and friendly. Breakfast is really lovely. I would definitely recommend this hotel to anyone.

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Treorchy, null, United Kingdom
2 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 17 September 2016 via mobile

Fantastic hotel all home cooked food. Fabulous staff definitely a home from home hotel. Mine hosts Terry and Jenny will bend over backwards to make sure everything is perfect. This hotel is suited for families and coach trips. Organisers they make your job easy. Located just behind the tower in charnley road two minutes and you have everything you need.... More 

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weston-super-mare
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6 reviews
5 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 August 2016

Party of 12 on stag do we arrived at hotel Saturday around 11.30 to be told by Terry the owner this is a family guest house any noise and we would be out on our ears.(stag do no noise weekend over and not even started yet) anyway we checked in went to rooms to drop off bags. Rooms not very... More 

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Wales
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15 reviews
6 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 August 2016

Jenny the owner greeted us when we arrived, she was very friendly and helpful. When we booked with booking.com I requested a low floor as I am in a wheelchair at the moment. Our needs where met. We stayed in room 6 which was opposite the lift and stairs to go down to the lower ground for breakfast. Wifi available... More 

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Thank jojo64
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12 reviews
5 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 August 2016 via mobile

We stayed here over the bank holiday weekend. It was a last minute decision. The hotel was spotless, the breakfast was very good, the bar stayed open till every one went to bed. The host and hostess were really friendly and helpful too. All in all, a great weekend. Highly recommended. 😎

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Thank Ciderboy69
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5 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 August 2016 via mobile

My self and husband stayed here for a couple of days the hotel was lovely, friendly jenny and Terry Bailey where very good hosts nice clean rooms food lovely would recommend this place very highly.Jenny recommending places to go and see. very friendly people would definitely stay again .

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Thank elliezoe
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6 reviews
5 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 August 2016 via mobile

A reasonably priced place with a nice clean dining area serving a good breakfast. Our room was small but ok. The bathroom / toilet door didn't lock or stay shut (bit embarrassing!). We reserved a car parking space but then got told that it was £5 a night! Overall, not too bad. Stayed in much worse in Blackpool but also... More 

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Restaurant
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Bar/Lounge
  • Restaurant
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Public Wifi
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
A friendly family hotel, the Helmshore is under the personal supervision of the owners, Terry and Jenny. All our bedrooms are en-suite, well furnished and equipped with colour televisions, tea making facilities, continental bedding and heating. There are five ground floor rooms available. Our large, comfortable bar, lounge and games room is an ideal rendezvous for meeting friends old and new. Here you can relax with a drink or enjoy a game of pool. Coach parties, conference delegates and dancers all welcome. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Helmshore Hotel

Address: 24 - 28 Charnley Road | Central, Blackpool FY1 4PF, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Lancashire > Blackpool
Price Range: €60 - €80 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Helmshore Hotel 3*
Number of rooms: 35
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“Family room was excellant”
 of 5 bubbles 952emmac, 1 Jun 2016 | Read review
“We had a room at the rear it was quiet enough.”
 of 5 bubbles soniaj770, 31 May 2016 | Read review
“Pick a different hotel”
 of 5 bubbles sharon17373, 29 Sep 2015 | Read review
“quiet but central location. Parking limited so book in advance. Use Trip Advisor to locate more restaurants nearby!”
 of 5 bubbles Tigersouthernbabe, 14 Sep 2015 | Read review
“lift to all rooms”
 of 5 bubbles FlossieDerby, 13 Sep 2015 | Read review
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