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Porthcawl, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My friend and I came up for The Royal British Legion National Conference weekend. Beautiful place. Owners could not do enough for us. Two ladies travelling together. Lovely and clean. Little extra touches in the rooms. We have booked again this year, as it is so close to the conference centre. You can see it through the gap in the...

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MikeandAlex_12, Owner at The Seaview, responded to this review

Dear Standardbearer20, Glad you are returning again for the British Legion Conference in May, we look forward to seeing you all again and hopefully the weather will stay fine for the conference. There are quite a few new shops have opened in Southport since your last visit and we are sure you will have a little bit of time for...

Huddersfield
Reviewed 22 January 2017

Another excellent stay with Mike and Alex. Lovely ground floor room with twin beds tv service tray and toiletries. Breakfast was lovely and hot, good quality food. Hosts very informative for places to visit. Good value train prices to Liverpool etc and good timetable. Would highly recommend Seaview good size car park as well. Near to all amenities. Looking forward...

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MikeandAlex_12, Owner at The Seaview, responded to this review

Dear Brenda, Thank you for providing a review of your stay with us again. It was a pleasure to see you again and delighted you enjoyed your stay in Southport. WE are now gearing up for a busy year with the Open Golf Tournament only a few months away. WE look forward to seeing you again in the Autumn. Very...

Huddersfield, England, United Kingdom
Reviewed 22 January 2017

This is the second time we have stayed at the Seaview in Southport and it won't be the last. Mike and Alex are very friendly and welcoming, the breakfasts are delicious, especially the Scrambled Egg and Sausage. The room we stayed in was on the ground floor which was very comfortable and clean and had everything in we needed. It's...

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MikeandAlex_12, Owner at The Seaview, responded to this review

Hello Alison, we are delighted you enjoyed your 8 day break with us. You certainly were able to cram in a busy shopping schedule. WE hope you managed to unpack everything ok and enjoyed the "Seaview Chutney" on your return home. We look forward to seeing you both again soon. Wishing all the best for the coming visitors season. Kind...

Eastleigh, United Kingdom
Reviewed 13 November 2016 via mobile

My mum, Pat stayed while attending a conference in Southport. Great welcome from Alex and Mike, nothing was too much trouble, even putting subtitles on her telly for her! Breakfast was the best she has had when staying in hotels. Mum's room was clean, the shower worked brilliantly. Mum would love to stay here again if she is ever in...

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MikeandAlex_12, Owner at The Seaview, responded to this review

Dear Pat, Many tahnks for taking the time to review your stay with us at Seaview Guest House. We always try to ensure our guests are comfortable during their stay with us and hopefully will return again. We are continually reviewing our breakfast menu to ensure we are offering people the best locally sourced foods that are available. We do...

Norwich, United Kingdom
Reviewed 11 October 2016

A very warm welcome from the cheery Mike and Alex on our arrival. The place is spotless and nothing seems too much trouble for them. They have time to talk and tell you the best places to visit. Mike's breakfast is excellent and filling with a very good choice of food. Nothing is rushed and they make you feel special....

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MikeandAlex_12, Owner at The Seaview, responded to this review

Dear Paul and Wendy, May we thank you for submitting such a positive review following your stay with us. We always try to ensure our guests enjoy their visit to Southport and have a pleasant stay with us. We look forward to welcoming you both back again and hopefully this will be in the not too distant future. Best wishes...

Stoke-on-Trent, United Kingdom
Reviewed 27 July 2016

Many thanks once again Mike & Alex for a wonderful stay at your excellent guest house. Your breakfast is excellent as always and thank you for your tips of where to eat both places you recommended were brilliant and we cannot wait until the return visit to Southport and your excellent guest house. Many thanks John & Rita.

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MikeandAlex_12, Owner at The Seaview, responded to this review

Dear John and Rita, Many thanks for reviewing us again on Trip Advisor. It really is always a pleasure having you stay with us again. We must be doing something right! We are pleased you enjoyed your nights out in the restaurants we recommended. We have recently tried Fuego's Mexican Restaurant, in Stanley Street. It was so nice we tried...

Wrexham County, United Kingdom
Reviewed 24 July 2016

Well we were greeted by Mike and Alex on arrival with a hot drink and cake and biscuits And after checking in we were shown are room, well what a Gem of a bed and breakfast Spotlessly clean and décor immaculate nothing was too much trouble and the breakfast was terrific with plenty of choice oh and the ancillary items...

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MikeandAlex_12, Owner at The Seaview, responded to this review

Dear Jim and Kath, Thank you for the very complementary review you have submitted to Trip Advisor. We are delighted you enjoyed your stay with us and you found everything to your satisfaction. It was a pleasure having you here and we enjoyed chattering about nothing in general. We hope to see you both again soon. All the very best....

Cumbria, United Kingdom
Reviewed 20 July 2016

Thanks to Mike and Alex for providing a lovely welcome, being very friendly and informative throughout our stay and for providing such a tasty breakfast. Comfortable B&B, clean, small bathroom but absolutely fine for our two-night stay. Thoughtful of the hosts to provide all sorts of bits and bobs that might have been forgotten! Would certainly stay here if coming...

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MikeandAlex_12, Owner at The Seaview, responded to this review

Dear Anne, Thank you for taking the time to write a review of your stay with us, we certainly look forward to welcoming you back to Southport. We always try ensure we think of the little things guests may need in case they should have packed something but have forgotten. We hope to see again soon, best wishes. Kindest regards,...

Lancaster, United Kingdom
Reviewed 21 June 2016

I can't thank Mike and Alex enough for such a wonderful stay here. The room was spotless and very comfortable. Breakfast was always delicious and my eggs stayed hot right up until the very last bite! I recommend it as a first choice for anyone visiting Southport.

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MikeandAlex_12, Owner at The Seaview, responded to this review

Dear Kay, Thank you for taking time out to write a review about your stay with us at the Seaview Guest House. We are thoroughly delighted to enjoyed your stay and look forward to welcoming you back when you visit Southport again. Kindest regards, Mike and Alex

Sheffield, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 June 2016

Recently visited,again,treated like family,a always look forward to returning.Nothingtoo much trouble.Thank you to Mike and Alex see you again ,soon.The guest house is spotless, the breakfast perfect and both Mike and Alex really welcome you with their all round hospitality.

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MikeandAlex_12, Owner at The Seaview, responded to this review

Dear Malcolm and Maria, Many thanks for writing a review following your recent stay with us. It was a delight seeing Jack and Debbie again and we are both looking forward to your return in the Summer. We hope Malcolm's valve caps arrived ok and fitted his new car. Best wishes and kindest regards, Mike and Alex.

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Seaview is a lovely guesthouse within walking distance of Southport's bustling Lord Street, the beautiful promenade, theatres and Convention Centre along with 8 championship golf courses. Mike and Alex Carolan, the Proprietors, provide guests with a comfortable and welcoming environment. Open all year providing superior en-suite bedrooms in period surroundings and with a reputation for offering top quality service at affordable rates. Private car-parking available. With our high standards it comes as no surprise that guests chose to return time and time again. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Seaview

Address: 28 Bath Street, Southport PR9 0DA, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Merseyside > Southport
Price Range: €39 - €62 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — The Seaview 4*
Number of rooms: 6
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