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"Needs upgrading - the rooms are very old-fashioned & basic " More

By a verified traveller on Tue 21 Jul 2020

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Standard Double Room

Bed Count 1 Full Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max
£62* Per night/room 9 Jun - 10 Jun

Standard Double Room, Sea View

Bed Count 1 Full Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max

Family Room

Bed Count 1 Full Bed Maximum Occupancy 3 Max

Standard Twin Room

Bed Count 2 Twin Beds Maximum Occupancy 2 Max

Deluxe Double Room, 1 Double Bed, Sea View

Bed Count 1 Full Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max

Premium Family room

Bed Count 1 Full Bed Maximum Occupancy 4 Max

Hotel Description

Our customers tell us they can't get enough of The Imperial Hotel's great location. During your stay, you'll be within walking distance of Blackpool Tower. Enjoy features like free WiFi in public areas, plus a restaurant and a bar. Built in 1867, this 4-star hotel has 180 rooms over 4 floors. Enjoy your stay with amenities like free WiFi and a TV in each room.

  • All rooms offer 24-hour room service, TVs and coffee/tea makers
  • Free WiFi
  • Enjoy ocean views while dining at Palm Court
  • Full breakfast served daily for a fee
  • Self-parking available for a fee
  • Services include dry cleaning/laundry, concierge services and a porter
  • Guests have good things to say about the accommodation for the cleanliness and overall comfort
  • Just a 2-minute drive from Blackpool Tower and a few minutes from Blackpool Central Pier

The Imperial Hotel ratings based on 30 Verified Reviews

Review Summary
3.8 out of 5 4.0 out of 5.0
Room cleanliness 3.5 out of 5.0
Service & staff 4.0 out of 5.0
Room comfort 3.0 out of 5.0
Hotel condition 3.5 out of 5.0

Guest reviews for The Imperial Hotel

Everyone (22) Couples (5) Family (3)
2 out of 5

Posted by on 21 Aug 2020

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Comment from Hotel Management

4 Sep 2020 by Alison

Thanks so much for taking the time to score your stay, we really appreciate it, Alison and the team

3 out of 5
Needs upgrading - the rooms are very old-fashioned & basic

Posted by on 21 Jul 2020

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22 Jul 2020 by Alison

Thanks for taking the time to rate your stay, we really appreciate it, best wishes, Alison

1 out of 5
Wrong date booked should have been 27/09/2020 refused to change it

Posted by on 25 Nov 2019

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Comment from Hotel Management

6 Dec 2019 by Alison

Thanks for the feedback I appreciate it but cannot follow this up without your details. I do hope to hear from you at some stage. Best wishes, Alison

4 out of 5
Gemma on reception very welcoming and pleasant and gentleman in palm court restaurant at breakfast time very efficient and friendly

Posted by on 16 Sep 2019

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Comment from Hotel Management

23 Sep 2019 by Alison

Thanks for the lovely comments about Gemma, I'll ensure she gets to see your kind words, best wishes and thanks!

5 out of 5
I really liked that the staff were so friendly and welcoming.

Posted by on 20 Aug 2019

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Comment from Hotel Management

20 Aug 2019 by Alison

Thanks for your lovely comments about the team, I'm delighted you had a great time, see you again! Best wishes

5 out of 5
Friendly staff, had a lovely afternoon tea and full English in a restaurant overlooking the prom.

Posted by on 6 Aug 2019

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Comment from Hotel Management

9 Aug 2019 by Alison

Glad you loved the food and the team looked after you well! Hope to see you again! Best wishes,

4 out of 5
Nice atmosphere and a very grand, old building with lots of character.

Posted by on 2 Aug 2019

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Comment from Hotel Management

3 Aug 2019 by Alison

Thank you! Glad you loved the history and grandeur of this lovely place! Hope to see you again, best wishes, Alison

3 out of 5
The hotel is lovel but our room was small and needs redecorating, the bathroom was smelly and also needed redoing completely. Maybe other rooms are better?

Posted by on 30 Jul 2019

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3 Aug 2019 by Alison

Thank so much for the feedback, I appreciate it. Sorry to hear there was a problem with the room allocated to you. I do hope we sorted this quickly for you. I hope you enjoyed Blackpool and were able to do everything you hoped! Best wishes, Alison

4 out of 5

Posted by on 24 Jul 2019

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24 Jul 2019 by Alison

Thanks for taking the time to score your stay! Best wishes, Alison

4 out of 5

Posted by on 10 Jul 2019

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12 Jul 2019 by Alison

Thanks for taking the time to score your stay, best wishes, Alison

Renovations + Closures

This property is closed from 4 November 2020 to 16 May 2021 (dates subject to change).

Property Features

There's a restaurant on site, as well as a coffee shop/café and a snack bar/deli. You can enjoy a drink at the bar/lounge. You'll find a 24-hour business centre on site. WiFi is free in public spaces. A terrace, an arcade/games room, and coffee/tea in common area are also featured at the business-friendly The Imperial Hotel. For a fee, parking is available. This Victorian Blackpool hotel is smoke free.

  • 1 building
  • 180 guestrooms or units
  • 4 levels
  • Built in 1867
  • Dining venue
  • Bar or lounge
  • Coffee shop
  • Deli
  • Business centre (24 hours)
  • Conference space
  • Breakfast available (surcharge)
  • Dry cleaning
  • Self-service laundry
  • Front desk (24 hours)
  • Express check-out
  • Storage area for luggage
  • Concierge
  • Wedding services available
  • Games room or arcade
  • Terrace
  • Television in lobby
  • Bellhop
  • Lift
  • No smoking on site

Internet

Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking

Self parking (surcharge)

Transport

  • Airport: Manchester Airport (MAN) (94.5 km / 58.7 mi)
  • Train station: Blackpool North Station (1 km / 0.6 mi)
  • Parking: Self parking available for a surcharge

Room Amenities

The Imperial Hotel offers 180 forms of accommodation with coffee/tea makers and designer toiletries. Each accommodation is individually furnished and decorated. This Blackpool hotel provides complimentary wireless Internet access. Bathrooms include baths or showers and hairdryers. Business-friendly amenities include desks and telephones. Housekeeping is offered on a daily basis and an iron/ironing board can be requested.

  • Separate bedroom
  • In-room dining (24 hours)
  • Television
  • Coffee maker
  • Bath or shower
  • Housekeeping (daily)
  • Hairdryer
  • Designer toiletries
  • Telephone
  • Iron and ironing board available
  • Desk
  • Ensuite bathroom
  • Unique furnishings
  • Unique decor
  • Wheelchair accessible
  • Wardrobe or cupboard

Food & Drink

For a fee, guests can enjoy a full breakfast daily from 7 AM to 10 AM.

Palm Court – Overlooking the ocean, this restaurant serves breakfast and dinner. A children's menu is available. Reservations are required.

No. 10 Bar – On-site restaurant.

24-hour room service is available.

Accessibility

If you have any requests for specific accessibility needs, please contact the property using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.

  • Wheelchair-accessible on-site restaurant
  • Wheelchair-accessible lounge
  • Handrails in stairways
  • Well-lit path to entrance
  • Stair-free path to entrance
  • Wheelchair accessible (may have limitations)
  • Wheelchair-accessible path of travel
  • Accessible bathroom
  • Roll-in shower
  • Wheelchair-accessible public washroom
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking
  • In-room accessibility
  • Assistive listening devices available
  • Wheelchair-accessible path to lift
  • Wheelchair-accessible registration desk
  • Wheelchair-accessible meeting spaces/business centre

Hotel Policies

Check-in

  • Check-in time starts at 3:00 PM
  • Check-in time ends at 5:30 AM
  • Minimum check-in age is: 18

Special check-in instructions:

Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival. For more details, please contact the property using the information on the booking confirmation.

Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival. For more details, please contact the property using the information on the booking confirmation.

Check-out

  • Check-out by 11 AM

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Kids stay free! Children stay free when using existing bedding.
  • Cots (infant beds) are available for GBP 10.0 per day.

Pet Policy

  • No pets allowed, but service animals are welcome

Policies

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy

Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card or cash deposit may be required at check-in for incidental charges

Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges; special requests cannot be guaranteed

This property accepts credit cards; cash is not accepted

Safety features at this property include a smoke detector and window guards

Please note that cultural norms and guest policies may differ by country and by property; the policies listed are provided by the property

Guests booking a stay in this property’s Family Room type may be accommodated with a rollaway/extra bed rather than the stated single bed, based on availability.

Charges for extra guests may apply and vary according to property policy.

A cash deposit, credit card or debit card for incidental charges and government-issued photo identification may be required upon check-in.

Special requests are subject to availability at the time of check-in. Special requests can't be guaranteed and may incur additional charges.

This property accepts credit cards. Cash is not accepted. For guests' safety, the property includes a smoke detector and window guards in all accommodation. This property advises that enhanced cleaning and guest safety measures are currently in place. Disinfectant is used to clean the property. Social distancing measures are in place; staff at the property wear personal protective equipment; a shield is in place between staff and guests in main contact areas; guests are provided with hand sanitiser. Contactless checkout is available. Individually wrapped food options are available for breakfast.

  • Service animals are allowed
  • Service animals are exempt from fees/restrictions
  • Property confirms they are implementing guest safety measures
  • Contactless check-out is available
  • Property is cleaned with disinfectant
  • Staff wear personal protective equipment
  • Debit cards not accepted
  • Protective clothing is not available for guests
  • Shield between guests and staff in main contact areas
  • Guests are provided with free hand sanitiser
  • Staffed front desk
  • Social distancing measures are in place
  • Property confirms they are implementing enhanced cleaning measures
  • Individually wrapped food options are available
  • Individually wrapped food options are available for breakfast
  • Online Penalty Collection
  • No gap period between guests' stays

Fees

Optional extras

The fees and deposits listed below will be charged at the time of service, check-in, or check-out.

  • Breakfast fee: between GBP 14.95 and GBP 14.95 for adults, and GBP 3.50 and GBP 8.50 for children (approximately)
  • Uncovered self-parking fee: GBP 9.00 per night
  • Early check-in fee: GBP 20 (subject to availability)
  • Late check-out fee: GBP 20 (subject to availability)
  • Crib (infant bed) fee: GBP 10.0 per day

This may not be a comprehensive list. Fees and deposits are subject to change and might not include tax.

Hotel Names

  • Imperial Blackpool
  • Imperial Hotel Blackpool
  • Barcelo Blackpool
  • Barcelo Blackpool
  • The Imperial Hotel Hotel
  • The Imperial Hotel Blackpool
  • The Imperial Hotel Hotel Blackpool
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*Price based on the lowest price found within past 24 hours and based upon one night stay for two adults over the next thirty days. Prices and availability subject to change. Additional terms may apply.