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Elgin Hotel Blackpool
Ranked #11 of 73 Hotels in Blackpool
Certificate of Excellence
Halifax, England, United Kingdom
Level 5 Contributor
52 reviews
7 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
“Brilliant Hotel”
Reviewed 25 April 2012

my children, mother & I have just had a lovely stay at the Elgin over the easter holidays, there were plenty of deals and it cost me £79 for dinner bed & Breakfast for me and £15 each for the childern, for 2 nights, The food was excellent, wide range at breakfast including toast, cerial, full english and the evenings was 5 course, with a lovely choice, hot and home made and brilliant, and with a kids option, the hotel was extremely clean & Tidy, every day there were staff cleaning etc, the shower was nice and hot, comfortable beds, it was only a tram ride away form the centre, The staff could not do enough for us, my kids enjoyed the bingo and the entertainment although not really for my 6 year old but he was happy watching a dvd in the quiet room with other children, we will definately be back!!!

Room Tip: we had a sea view and it is away from the hustle of the centre, it was lovely and quiet, they have u...
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  • Stayed April 2012, travelled with family
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NSeddon, Owner Manager at Elgin Hotel Blackpool, responded to this review, 4 May 2012
Many thanks for your all your complements - I will pass them on to the team. We look forward to welcoming you back for more family fun. Maybe try our 'Family Fun and Magic Weekend in August' - CJ Tazz will be top of the bill for Children's entertainment. There's also loads going on in the town.
Best Wishes
Nigel
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Middlesbrough, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 April 2012

We have just returned from a weekend at the Elgin. We have stayed many times here and the service, friendliness and comfort continue to be first class. Have booked again for illuminations weekend.

Room Tip: Its worth paying a bit more for the club or executive rooms.
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  • Stayed April 2012, travelled as a couple
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NSeddon, Owner Manager at Elgin Hotel Blackpool, responded to this review, 23 April 2012
Many thanks for your kind comments - always great to have you big-hearted people from the North East here at the Elgin.
We look forward to seeing you in the Illuminations period.
Warm regards
Nigel
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chesterfield derbyshire
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 53 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 April 2012

We have just returned from a weekend at the Elgin Hotel Blackpool for the Grandnational. Can I just say how lovely the staff were on all levels at the hotel. I took a party of 20 we were made to feel very welcome, our room was lovely and spotlessly clean with gorgeous thick white towels which were changed even though we only stopped a couple of nights. The food was great and we were kept informed on how things were going to pan out over the weekend. A member of staff behind the bar even went out of her way to make us a tray of mixed sandwiches on the friday night because we we really hungry but it was quite late and the lady in the kitchen had finished , so thanks to her for that . Little things like this to me set some places apart from others
I will definatley be coming back with another party of friends for next years Grandnational as everyone said how much they had enjoyed themselves, so probably a bigger party for next year Elgin. Thankyou to Nigel and his staff I cant name a member of staff that was apart from the others as they were all lovely and friendly always smiling. Thanks again and see you next year!!.

Room Tip: We had room number 118 which was lovely
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  • Stayed April 2012, travelled with friends
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NSeddon, Owner Manager at Elgin Hotel Blackpool, responded to this review, 18 April 2012
Many thanks for your kind comments Lizzie - I will post your feedback on the staff noticeboard.
We very much value you compliments - not only about the good food and the cleanliness particulary about all the team here.
We very much look forward to welcoming you all back next year.
Kind Regards and Best Wishes
Nigel and 'Team Elgo'
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Mostyn n wales g britain
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 April 2012

Just come back from so called sixties weekend at the elgin singer on friday night was so bad we went to uncle toms next door and saw a great band been at the elgin before an theme weekends have always been spot on it looks like the hotels working on a budget having said that could not fault the food and staff very friendly sorry will not be going back

Dennis Jones

Room Tip: Sea view best value
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  • Stayed March 2012, travelled with family
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NSeddon, Owner Manager at Elgin Hotel Blackpool, responded to this review, 18 April 2012
Dear Dennis - really sorry to hear that you were disappointed with our entertainment on your recent 60s weekend with us. I realise that everyone has different tastes and that some acts can occasionally have a bad night, but the acts we had on for your weekend were all 'regulars' here at the hotel. I don't know if it was one particluar act that failed to impress but of the 4 acts that were on, Mike Quinn used to sing with 'Freddie and the Dreamers', Sue Forrest spent many years on the Cruises, Jean Pasquill has been requested by many guests for New Year's Eve celebrations and Charliegh has performed for nights I put on at our Local Cricket Club. Trading certainly is not easy but our weekends are proving as popular as ever and quite genuinely we have incresed our spend considerably on entertainment. Our Beatles Tribute (The Upbeat Beatles - here on the 23rd June) are actully costing us twice as much money as we have ever previously spent on entertainment - I believe they are ranked in the top 3 Beatles tribute acts in the country. You will see in our brochure that we have many new acts lined up for this year. We have already had a very successful 'Take That' tribute weekend and have heard great music from the Chunks Rock Band from Oban. We also have a 'Madonna' tribute lined up for August which is set to be a lively weekend.
Many thanks for your kind comments regarding the food and staff - I do hope you will give us the opportunity to give you a weekend that fully meets your expectations on a future occasion. Please feel free to give me a ring to discuss future possibilities - we really do strive to constantly improve our holiday packages and I would be more than pleased to hear any ideas you might have.
Yours Sincerely
Nigel Seddon
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Doncaster, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 29 March 2012

We stayed at Elgin with my family and enjoyed it to bits!!

The rooms were fab and clean to the top standards.

Food & restaurant staff, the best you could ever wish for!! Especially Tom, Iain & Ralph (good-looking Polish guy) - they meant business and knew what to do!!

We'll come back for sure!!

Highly recommended.

  • Stayed March 2012, travelled with family
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NSeddon, Owner Manager at Elgin Hotel Blackpool, responded to this review, 23 April 2012
Many thanks for your kind comments - I'll pass on your thanks to Tom, Ian, Raf and the Team.
We look forward to welcoming you back at some point in the future.
Kind regards
Nigel
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Additional Information about Elgin Hotel Blackpool

Property: Elgin Hotel Blackpool
Address: 36-42 Queens Promenade, Blackpool FY2 9RW, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Lancashire > Blackpool
Amenities:
Bar / Lounge Free Parking Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly ) Restaurant Room Service Wheelchair access
Hotel Style:
#3 Romantic Hotel in Blackpool
#9 Family Hotel in Blackpool
Price range (per night): ₹ 8,155 - ₹ 12,650
Hotel Class:2 star — Elgin Hotel Blackpool 2*
Number of rooms: 89
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
The Elgin Hotel (Large Hotel of the Year Finalist 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014 & 2015 - Lancashire Tourism Board) is an 89 bedroom hotel located on the cliffs on the exclusive Queen's Promenade, just one mile north of Blackpool Town Centre. All bedrooms are en-suite and we are proud to offer an extensive range of room type which range from Standard to Club Executive - these rooms even have TVs in the bathroom! In addition, we also have five accessible bedrooms. We offer a wide range of midweek and themed mini weekend breaks, including: • Elvis Tributes • Swinging 60s • Rod Stewart Tributes • Comedy & Cabaret nights • Turkey and Tinsel breaks • Illuminations breaks • And much more! With all this to choose from, you're sure to find something to suit your taste! Bingo and cabaret entertainment can be enjoyed every evening after Dinner in the hotel. Guests on midweek breaks also have the option to take advantage of our free excursions to various locations throughout the year! Return coach travel is available from a number of regions when booked with Elgin Tours. We take the stress out of travelling so that you can start your holiday the right way. Plus we're fully bonded with ABTA for extra piece of mind. Our philosophy at the hotel is very much focused on adding value to your stay. We strive to go the extra mile and our friendly staff are always willing to accommodate special requests. Our commitment to customer service is just one of the reasons why many guests choose to return! • Dinner, Bed and Breakfast as standard • Special discounts for children • WIFI available • Lift to all floors • Car park plus plenty of on-street parking without charges/restrictions • Fully licensed bars and lounges • Accessible rooms • Great transport links (bus and tram stops outside of the hotel) ... more   less 
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