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The Big Blue Hotel

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02/04/2017 03/04/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
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Woking, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago

Lovely hotel, staff were very nice and attentive, I was upgraded to a better room which was nice, had a small lounging area.. The Gym sadly was very small and not to expectation, okay for a little cardio but really not a comprehensive Gym.. Restaurant was very good, food excellent, staff lovely and really nice even on your own.. Overall...

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Thank BJS-73
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Best hotel in Blackpool. We all Totally loved it perfect location. Rooms clean and the staff were lovely. Only down side was the price but I suppose you pay for what you get - will definitely be back.

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Thank Kerry F
Halesowen, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We have visited Blackpool a few times and always wondered about the big blue. So on this visit we decided to take the plunge and give it a go. Upon arrival it was clean, bright and nicely decorated, however we were stood at reception for a good 5 minutes before a member of staff appeared to check us in. Though...

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Thank TimothyR90821
Tenbury Wells, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Me and my fiancée stayed in the big blue for two nights at the end of February 2017, We chose a superior room due to the rates being very reasonable and would highly recommend it! The hotel was nicely presented staff are very friendly and professional. Also it is worth mentioning that you can get a discount on all local...

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Thank edward g
Liverpool, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Stayed here for one night and was lucky to be upgraded to a superior room. Lovely, clean, modern hotel. The bed was very comfy and the staff were friendly and helpful, offering to book taxis etc. The hotel is in perfect location for the pleasure beach (when it's open!) However would have to take the tram etc to get to...

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Thank Emily H
Devon, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Came with family to visit Blackpool, I don't travel much so wasn't sure about booking this hotel but I gave it a go. So glad I did!! Staff are really friendly from reception to restaurant to housekeeping. All very happy and smiling. A special mention to Kyle (I think that's his name) the kids loved him. The drinks are a...

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Thank traveller2017xxx
England, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

stayed with my husband, mom and 15yr old son for two nights, 4th and 5th March 2017. We had a double room overlooking the Pleasurebeach and a twin room on the front with a sea view. Both were really spacious and clean with great facilities and comfy beds. The staff are absolutely amazing without exception. Nothing was too much trouble,...

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1Thank Clare b
York, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Stayed for one night in half term with the kids. The room was exceptional value (think we got a good deal). The room was very clean and well equipped. We liked the way the childrens beds we slightly separate from the main room. Great view of the pleasure beach. All the staff were very helpful - thank you. Breakfast was...

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1Thank Jacks5
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Had a love stay here back mid February. Very clean rooms, lovely staff and welcoming. Breakfast was delicious with a wide range of hot and cold food. Rooms were really spacious and clean. Had a lovely view of the seafront from our window.

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1Thank Darren B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

we had a lovely nights stay here the staff are lovely, hotel and rooms very clean and the food is lovely me and my other half love staying here my other half loves the big blue escape cocktail its his favourite I love the atmosphere and nothing is too much trouble

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Room Service
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Breakfast included
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  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Family Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Public Wifi
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  • Free Parking
  • Room Service
  • Breakfast included
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
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  • Multilingual Staff
  • Conference Facilities
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Welcome to the Big Blue Hotel at Pleasure Beach, Blackpool, where chic, cutting-edge design blends seamlessly with an attention to detail and a level of service that is second to none. This modern, 4-star hotel is perfectly located for a luxury break, business trip or family holiday, with modern accommodation at affordable prices. All 157 bedrooms are designed with wonderful fabrics from Designers Guild and offer luxurious en-suite bedrooms with complimentary WiFi internet access, flat screen televisions with inbuilt freeview, iron/ironing board, tea/coffee making facilities, telephone, hairdryer, heating control, electric shaver point, 24-hour room service, smoke alarms, duvets, power shower, key card access, an integrated air cooling system and DVD players that can also be used as a CD player. The Big Blue offers contemporary family accommodation right next to Pleasure Beach, Blackpool's biggest tourist attraction featuring the UK's only Nickelodeon Land - a new 6 acre area of Pleasure Beach loaded with 12 rides, a Nickelodeon shop, fun game stalls, a new restaurant and home to a whole host of famous Nickelodeon characters. The location is within easy reach of all of Blackpool's main attractions so families are guaranteed to get the most out of their trip. A range of hotel conference facilities are available making the Big Blue an ideal venue for Blackpool conferences and business meetings. The hotel also has complimentary WiFi internet access in all bedrooms, public areas and meeting rooms. Dining at the Big Blue hotel is an unforgettable experience whether it's a lazy cappuccino in the cafe bar or a delicious gourmet meal in Blues Bar and Brasserie. Children can create their own fresh pizzas while parents can choose from an extensive menu designed with a European feel using only fresh, local produce. Sink into a soft leather armchair and enjoy a long cool drink after a day on the rides or sip a Big Blue cocktail at the bar and just simply people watch. It's up to you. Stay over in a Deluxe Suite and enjoy pure luxury with fresh flowers, champagne on ice and chocolates in your room....just some of the special touches we offer (additional charges apply). ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Big Blue Hotel

Address: Ocean Boulevard | Pleasure Beach, Blackpool FY4 1ND, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Lancashire > Blackpool
Price Range: $122 - $262 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — The Big Blue Hotel 4*
Number of rooms: 157
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Also Known As:
Big Blue Blackpool
Big Blue Hotel Blackpool
Hotel Big Blue
Big Blackpool Blue Hotel
Hotel Style:
#2 Luxury Hotel in Blackpool
#3 Business Hotel in Blackpool
#4 Romantic Hotel in Blackpool
#5 Family Hotel in Blackpool
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“can collect your wristbands from hotel and from 1100-1300 vip entrance to the fair right nextdoor”
 of 5 bubbles jamiewX2801HB, 17 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Rooms to the front of the hotel were quieter as they back rooms might be noisy due to them being next to the pleasure beach.”
 of 5 bubbles P5902NLmichellec, 14 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Quiet location,easy to get trams to entertainment,”
 of 5 bubbles billywiz, 14 Mar 2017 | Read review
“All rooms are nice, wrong end of town unless you want to view the roller coaster in season, however the rooms are delightful.”
 of 5 bubbles BJS-73, 13 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Some rooms have a long walk as only one door to hotel”
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 of 5 bubbles ed4555, 10 Mar 2017 | Read review
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