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By a verified traveller on Mon 16 Sep 2019

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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 an indoor pool and a restaurant. 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
  • Free uncovered self-parking
  • Enjoy ocean views while dining at Palm Court
  • Full breakfast served daily for a fee
  • Take a swim in the indoor pool or soak in the spa tub
  • Services include a lifeguard on site, dry cleaning/laundry and concierge services
  • On-site recreation includes a health club, a steam room and a sauna
  • Guests speak favourably about the breakfast and the comfortable guestrooms
  • Just a 2-minute drive from Blackpool Tower and a few minutes from Blackpool Central Pier

Standard Double Room

Bed Count 1 Double Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max
£71* Per night/room 5 Jul - 6 Jul

Standard Double Room, Sea View

Bed Count 1 Double Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max

Family Room

Bed Count 1 Double Bed Maximum Occupancy 3 Max

Standard Twin Room

Bed Count 2 Single Beds Maximum Occupancy 2 Max

Deluxe Double Room, 1 Double Bed, Sea View

Bed Count 1 Double Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max

Premium Family room

Bed Count 1 Double Bed Maximum Occupancy 4 Max

The Imperial Hotel ratings based on 29 verified reviews

Review Summary
3.9 out of 5 4.0 out of 5.0
Room cleanliness 3.5 out of 5.0
Service & staff 4.5 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 (4) Family (2)
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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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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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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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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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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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

5 out of 5
Lovely traditional building.excellent location.sea view room.all the staff were extremely polite helpful and courteous. Breakfast and dinner were lovely. Well cooked and presented with ample choice. Would definitely stay again

Posted by on 26 Jun 2019

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27 Jun 2019 by Alison

Thanks so much for the lovely review and the 5/5! I'm so pleased you had such a good time! Do say hello next time wont you, it would be great to meet you! With best wishes, Alison

5 out of 5
the gentleman on reception was rushed off his feet but still managed to deal with everyone in a friendly professional manner

Posted by on 23 Jun 2019

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24 Jun 2019 by Alison

Thanks for your kind words about Tony, I’ll make sure he gets to see your comments, hope you had a fab time! Best wishes

Renovations + Closures

This property is closed from 24 March 2020 to 3 July 2020 (dates subject to change).

Property Features

As a guest of The Imperial Hotel, you'll find an indoor pool, a health club, a spa tub, and a sauna. There's a restaurant on site, as well as a coffee shop/café. You can enjoy a drink at the bar/lounge. WiFi is free in public spaces. You'll find a 24-hour business centre on site. 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
  • 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
  • Newspapers in lobby (free)
  • 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 (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. Guests can surf the web using 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
  • Bathtub 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.

Nearby Activities

An indoor pool and a spa tub are on site. Other recreational amenities include a health club and a sauna.

  • Golfing nearby

Accessibility

If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please note them in the special requests field on the booking page after selecting your room.

  • 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 fitness centre
  • 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.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are not available.
  • 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. Safety features at this property include a smoke detector and window guards. This property advises that enhanced cleaning and guest safety measures are currently in place.Disinfectant is used to clean the property.Contactless check-out is available.Individually wrapped food options are available for breakfast.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. 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; an acrylic shield is in place between staff and guests in main contact areas; guests are provided with hand sanitiser.Contactless check-out 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
  • No rollaway/extra beds available
  • 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 7.00 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

You should know

  • Pool access available from 8:00 AM to 8:00 PM
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