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The Royal Boston Hotel

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The Royal Boston Hotel has 78 en-suite bedrooms offering a wide variety of family rooms, double rooms, twin rooms and single rooms all accessible by lift and at lift level, ramp access is available to the hotel. The Royal Boston Hotel is ideally suited to guests with limited mobility issues, however all guests must be able to negotiate a flight of stairs and therefore not suitable to guests confined to a wheelchair. The Royal Boston offers superior and sea view rooms which are subject to a supplement. The Royal Boston Hotel is a family friendly hotel with fantastic live cabaret entertainment every night showcasing a variety of Blackpool’s finest vocalists, musicians and comedians. The Royal Boston hotel has an enviable reputation for its fantastic food, quieter location and efficient friendly service. The Royal Boston hotel offers FREE WI-FI in public areas.
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Property amenities
Free Parking
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Free Internet
Breakfast Available
Non-Smoking Hotel
Public Wifi
Wheelchair Access
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Accessible rooms
Family Rooms
Non-Smoking Rooms
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Bay View
Family
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Location
Full view
59Somewhat walkable
Grade: 59 out of 100
12Restaurantswithin 0.5 km
3Attractionswithin 0.5 km
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Me and my family stayed here for a New Years break and really enjoyed it, the staff were really helpful and friendly, the meals were great and the entertainment was excellent, we are returning to the hotel in February for another weekend break.
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Response from BlackpoolPromotions, Guest Relations Manager at The Royal Boston Hotel
Responded 3 days ago
Dear Carl, Many thanks for the excellent review on your New Year holiday at the Royal Boston, We are so pleased to hear you had a fabulous time with us and that you enjoyed the excellent food on offer, our chefs really excelled themselves throughout the festive period and worked very hard to deliver some wonderful cuisine to our guests. We have a wonderful team of staff here at the hotel who all strive to deliver superb customer service so it's really great you found everybody to be extremely helpful and friendly. Thank you for your comments on our entertainment also, our nightly programme is incredibly popular with our guests and over the New Year period we showcased some exceptional live cabaret, it's lovely you enjoyed it all so much. It is very pleasing to hear you will be returning again in February, we will look forward to welcoming you. Best wishes from the whole team GUEST RELATIONS
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My brother and his partner booked a weekend break with 4 days to go, they received excellent customer service from the booking centre in Scotland, which covers at least 10 hotels in Blackpool. They were informed that the break included a tram / bus rover ticket each for the
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Response from BlackpoolPromotions, Guest Relations Manager at The Royal Boston Hotel
Responded 1 week ago
Dear Connie, Many thanks for leaving such a wonderful review. We are very happy to hear your Brother and his partner enjoyed their time at the Royal Boston hotel. As you state, we do offer pickup from Blackpool North train station and from the National Express coach station at Bonny Street - courtesy of our own mini bus for guests staying on package holidays with us. We are pleased to learn your Brother took advantage of this for his return journey home. It's great your Brother and his partner enjoyed the hotel so much, our entertainment is very popular with many returning guests - thanks for the lovely feedback. In reference to our Royal Lager / Bitter and Cider - this usually receives fabulous feedback due to the excellent value presented - at just £2.50 a pint for Royal Lager, you can see why - however do understand that some guests may prefer other brands, we do offer various bottled beers and ciders as an alternative option. As you state, our location is great being situated on Queens promenade heading towards Cleveleys however being within easy reach of Blackpool's town centre with the tram stop directly over the road from us. We do hope your Brother and his partner choose us again for a future holiday to Blackpool, many thanks once again Best wishes GUEST RELATIONS
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I have never had a holiday in blackpool before, though I on;y live 45 mins away by car. the service whas fantastic, the entertain ment whas exalent and the meals very good. we had a room with a sea view , and nothing whas to much trouble for the staff.
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Response from BlackpoolPromotions, Guest Relations Manager at The Royal Boston Hotel
Responded 1 week ago
Dear John, Many thanks for taking the time to leave feedback on your recent holiday with us. It's wonderful to hear you had a fantastic holiday with us and that you found our staff to be extremely efficient and helpful. The Royal Boston had a fabulous team of hardworking staff so i'm sure they will all be very happy reading your review. We are also happy to learn you enjoyed our wonderful food and excellent live entertainment, just two of the many excellent reasons why so many choose us each year for their Blackpool holidays, thank you for the very lovely comments. Once again thank you very much for your review - it's so great knowing you had a superb holiday. Please visit us again in the future, all the very best GUEST RELATIONS
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My gran and her friend visited this hotel over New Year (and have done so for over 12 years and absolutely loved it) however they have came home extremely disappointed. Their hotel room was dirty - the bathroom had not been cleaned and the mugs for tea were used and unclean. The
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Response from BlackpoolPromotions, Guest Relations Manager at The Royal Boston Hotel
Responded 1 week ago
Dear N9616DRlouisec, Thank you for your review. We are very sorry to hear that your grandmother and her friend are not fully satisfied with their recent holiday to the Royal Boston. Being such a loyal returning guest of many years, your Grandmothers feedback is invaluable to us. I have spoken with hotel management relating to the various issues highlighted in your review. With regards to the room cleanliness issues, we do sincerely apologise for this as it certainly isn't the usual excellent standard the Royal Boston aims to provide. After speaking with our housekeeping team, it seems there were some slight oversights when servicing your room. I believe that management immediately had housekeeping tend to these matters and rectify as soon as made aware. I understand management also offered a free hot beverage of your choice as a kind gesture following this. In reference to the food, with the hotel being at near full capacity during the time in which your Grandmother stayed - after inspecting comment cards and speaking with guests, the majority enjoyed the menu on offer with no other previous complaints relating to the standard / quality of food on offer. We do have a restaurant supervisor on duty at each meal sitting, should there be any issues whatsoever we do kindly urge guests to please raise at the time so issues can be rectified there and then, replacement dishes / alternatives would be arranged immediately. The staff at the Royal Boston are always more than willing to help and assist. The entertainment at the hotel is still the same wonderful standard as previous years with two excellent live cabaret artists plus bingo and resident host. We do however thank you for your feedback. Guest comments are extremely important to us as they help us improve on the standard and quality of our service in the future. We are very saddened to hear your Grandmother and her friend cancelled there next holiday with us. With five hotels within the Royal Hotels group, there is plenty of choice for a superb Blackpool holiday so we do hope they will re consider Royal Hotels for a future break to Blackpool. Thank you once again for your feedback GUEST RELATIONS
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Just come back from a few days at The Royal Boston. We had never stayed there before but will definitely be back. The hotel was great, very clean and the staff were all lovely. The food was always hot and plentiful with a good choice for our breakfast and evening meal, our
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Response from BlackpoolPromotions, Guest Relations Manager at The Royal Boston Hotel
Responded 2 weeks ago
Dear Julie, Many thanks for the excellent feedback on your recent stay with us. We are thrilled you enjoyed your time with us and that you found the hotel to be extremely clean with friendly efficient staff. This means the world to us as we really pride ourselves on wonderful customer care. Thank you for the feedback on our food, it's really great to hear you enjoyed - and found there to be a great selection on offer each day. We are also very happy to learn you were so well looked after by the staff - notably Nathan in our restaurant who i'm sure will be delighted upon reading your review. It's fabulous you enjoyed our entertainment so much as we really work hard to deliver some of the very best live entertainment in the resort - it's a bonus you won on the bingo also! Thank you so much for the very kind recommendation, it is brilliant to hear you had such an enjoyable time with us. Please visit us again in the near future. All the very best from the staff and management GUEST RELATIONS
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our double room also had a single room attached through the mirror door,
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What are the standard adjoining rooms like?
Hi Mary, we have a couple of room types with adjoining rooms - double single and double two single. For further information please call us on 0141 221 8739 Many thanks GUEST RELATIONS
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Are there hairdryers in the rooms
Hi there, unfortunately not however these are available from reception (a small deposit may be required)
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Hi There, yes we have entertainment each night of the week with two live cabaret artists plus bingo and music Thank you GUEST RELATIONS
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Hi there, you would have to contact the hotel direct to see which room you have been allocated - reception will be able to tell you whether or not the room has a newly refurbished bathroom. Thank you GUEST RELATIONS
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Hi There, thank you for the message - yes we only serve Royal Lager, Bitter and Cider on draught now, this has been extremely popular with our guests with prices from only £2.50. Bottled beers and ciders are also available. Thank you GUEST RELATIONS
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"ask for a sea view, thired floor< these are the best rooms in the hotel and you do not get any traffic noise."
"Upgrade to sea view or superior, does not cost a lot"
"Don't be afraid to ask for a room to suit your needs."
"Pay the extra supplement if you want a sea view, but if you`re not bothered - the other rooms are very good quality"
"Pay the minimum extra charge for a premier double room to have a little bit more space."
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PRICE RANGE
US$54 - US$138 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
LOCATION
United KingdomEnglandBlackpool
NUMBER OF ROOMS
54
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