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25 reviews
7 hotel reviews
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Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

This was the 2nd time here and hopefully it wont be the last.The staff,room,food,entertainment and service all deserve at least 9/10 we enjoyed it that much.I would say the only "problem" was when we went to our room it was too small but one phone call from the wife and it was sorted we were moved to a sea view... More 

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1 Thank dave k
Saltcoats, United Kingdom
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6 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Best thing about this hotel is the food if you love your chuck this is the place to be.A bit disappointed with the room vary dated and dismal we were at the back no view The bath come shower was hopeless ,need to spend some money and install walk in power showers this is a safer option as loads of... More 

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Thank robert c
Stockton-on-Tees, England, United Kingdom
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8 reviews
4 hotel reviews
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Spent five days all inclusive break.food excellent as was entertainment.Staff friendly and accommodating.Rooms clean comfortable and well appointed.Great value for money.All meals had superb choices.Qulz in the afternoons,trip to local outlet centre as well as trip to local Mecca bingo for those who wish to lay bingo.

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2 Thank Kath L
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Love this hotel, the staff are very helpful and friendly, food was excellent, room's are basic and could do with a revamp but comfortable, the evening entertainment is fantastic, although the seat's aren't comfortable when sitting for long periods, the location of the hotel is ideal, would recommend to anyone who is fit as there are sooo many stairs to... More 

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Thank Samantha S
Liverpool, England, United Kingdom
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11 reviews
5 hotel reviews
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

stayed at he viking fir are anniversary, the staff was very good and i mean good,food was great ,all you can eat breakfast,with a wide to chose from,the dinners was very good,the entertainment was good ,the resident comic was so funny even the wife had a smile on her face ,and she does not really enjoy jokes.the rooms were very... More 

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Thank Paul G
Wakefield, United Kingdom
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8 reviews
6 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Loved our stay here at Viking hotel, Food brilliant, entertainment really good, room small and needing a good clean , we stayed on the 18th November came back on the 20th. If I stayed longer I would have cleaned the room myself. It's in need of decorating. We chatted to Zoe in the restaurant. She was brilliant and said she... More 

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23 reviews
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Very average. The entire hotel seems to be average, including the food (quality, taste and size), various rooms and prices. Quite a good location in Blackpool. All in all ok for a cheap getaway for people who are elderly, however lots of stairs.

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Thank Emily W
huddersfield
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31 reviews
31 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 46 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My wife and i visited for the 5th time in recent years end Oct Early Nov, and were disappointed to hear that Buddy Lee and the Sensation dancers were not appearing as this was the main reason we were visiting the Viking... Consequently the entertainment was very much watered down ,although Shelley Timmings was very good along with a couple... More 

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3 Thank ianandchristina
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

It was our second visit to the Viking hotel. Excellent food with good choices, always cooked and presented well. Beautiful full English breakfast was enjoyed during our 4 day stay. Evening meal was help yourself starters and sweets and main course served by waiter. Drinks are served at your table and complimentary coffee is served in an adjacent lounge room.... More 

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1 Thank Jackie J
middlesbrough
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10 reviews
7 hotel reviews
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Reviewed 30 October 2016

This is not a bad hotel. I knew I was going to be on 4th floor when I booked and that it was up in the attic but after we booked in and was making our way to the room i was horrifled. I was thinking oh my God what have I come to, it was dark, dingy and smelled... More 

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Beachfront
  • Free Internet
  • Bar/Lounge
About the property
  • Beachfront
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
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  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
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  • Free Parking
  • Multilingual Staff
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Choose the Viking for good food, friendly service and exciting entertainment - all under one roof! Only a few minutes walk from South Pier and Blackpool Pleasure Beach, at the Viking the accent is on fun. Our exceptional sea view restaurant and unrivalled 'Talk of the Coast' cabaret club with top name acts featured nightly, offer our guests simply the best evening's entertainment in the town. An ideal base for a lively child free holiday. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Viking Hotel

Address: 479 Promenade, Blackpool FY4 1AX, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Lancashire > Blackpool
Price Range: ₹ 5,769 - ₹ 10,505 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Viking Hotel 2*
Number of rooms: 100
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Also Known As:
Viking Hotel Blackpool
Hotel Style:
#10 Romantic Hotel in Blackpool
#11 On the Beach Hotel in Blackpool
#19 Family Hotel in Blackpool
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“Sea views are nice but at £12 pp per night its a lot of dosh to add to your holiday.”
 of 5 bubbles Y2545DRrobertc, 30 Nov 2016 | Read review
“There are stairs to access lift to bedrooms,however staff will help with cases are f needed.”
 of 5 bubbles 245kathl, 23 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Ask for a clean room”
 of 5 bubbles jamjar2013, 20 Nov 2016 | Read review
“ground floor was ok”
 of 5 bubbles ianandchristina, 5 Nov 2016 | Read review
“No tips really but if I go again I may pay extra for a lower floor room with a sea view”
 of 5 bubbles theboroboys, 30 Oct 2016 | Read review
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