Gainsborough Hotel - Blackpool

291-295 Promenade, Blackpool, United Kingdom  show map
 3 stars
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Gainsborough Hotel - Blackpool

Free Wi-Fi

Free Wi-Fi in public areas

Parking

GBP 10 per day

Luggage storage
24-hour

24-hour reception

24-hour room service

Food/ Drinks

Bar/ Lounge area

A la carte restaurant

Snack bar

Laundry
TV

Flat-screen TV

Elevator

Overview

Gainsborough Hotel is set in an entertainment area of Blackpool next to Blackpool Grand Theatre, South Pier and Winter Gardens Conference Centre.

The property boasts central location minutes away from Pleasure Beach Railway train station. A 20-minute walk to the center of Blackpool.

Gainsborough Hotel offers a panoramic view to its guests.

Gainsborough Hotel is within a 5-minute drive to Blackpool airport.

Rooms

The hotel comprises 30 rooms equipped with a dressing room, a wardrobe, a personal computer, TV and individual climate control. The rooms look on to the sea. They also comprise en suite bathrooms appointed with a shower, guest toiletries and a bathtub.

Eat & Drink

Every day a complimentary breakfast is served in the dining room. The 24-hour restaurant provides light meals. The property is 5 minutes’ walk from C Fresh Fish and Chips offering dishes of English and Indian cuisine.

Services

Guests can benefit from limousine rentals available at the hotel.

Internet

Wireless internet is available in public areas for free.

Guest Parking

private parking is possible on site at GBP 10 per day.

Number of rooms:   30.

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Facilities

General

  • Non-smoking property
  • Free Wi-Fi in public areas
  • Paid parking
  • Safe deposit box
  • 24-hour reception
  • Express check-in/ -out
  • No pets allowed
  • Luggage storage
  • Elevator

Services

  • 24-hour room service
  • Housekeeping
  • Laundry
  • Limousine service

Dining facilities

  • Bed and breakfast
  • A la carte restaurant
  • Snack bar
  • Bar/ Lounge area

Meeting facilities

  • Meeting/ Banquet facilities

Leisure facilities

  • Sun terrace

Room view

  • Sea view
  • Garden view
  • Partial View

Room facilities

  • In-room air conditioning
  • Heating
  • Paid in-room safe
  • Dressing area
  • Rooftop terrace
  • Tea and coffee facilities
  • Ironing facilities

Bathroom

  • Private bathroom
  • Hair dryer

Self-catering

  • Electric kettle

Media

  • Flat-screen TV
  • AM/FM alarm clock

Room decor

  • Carpeted floor

Policies

Check-in

  • from  2 pm

Check-out

  • until 06:00-10:00 

Children and extra beds

  • There are no extra beds provided in a room. 

Pets

  • Pets are not allowed.

How to reach hotel

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Hotel Address:

291-295 Promenade, Blackpool, United Kingdom

Get directions
City Center
  • Blackpool
    1.1 km
Airports
Train Stations
  • Pleasure Beach Railway Station
    2.0 km
  • Bus stop
    400 m
Restaurants
  • C Fresh Fish and Chips (cuisine: English)
    190 m
  • No. 97 Cafe Bistro (cuisine: English)
    200 m
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  2 pm
  • Check-out:
    until 06:00-10:00 
  • Number of rooms:
    30

Rooms and availability

Budget Double Room
  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 Double bed

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Gainsborough Hotel photos Exterior Hotel information
Superior Family Room
  • Max occupancy:

    6 persons

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Shower
    • + More
  • General:Dressing area
  • Clothes rack
  • Carpeted floor
  • Bathroom:Bathroom
  • Walk in shower
  • Bath or shower
  • Towels
  • Guest toiletries
  • Toilet
  • Bedding:Non-feather pillows
  • Linen
  • Dining:Coffee/tea maker
  • Media:Flat-screen TV
  • Socket near the bed
Double Room
Sea view
  • Room size:

    15 m²

  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 Double bed

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Gainsborough Hotel photos Room
Triple Room
  • Max occupancy:

    3 persons

  • Bed type:

    Sleeping arrangements for 3 persons

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Shower
    • + More
  • General:Work desk
  • Ironing facilities
  • Dressing area
  • Clothes rack
  • Fan
  • Carpeted floor
  • Bathroom:Bathroom
  • Walk in shower
  • Bath or shower
  • Towels
  • Guest toiletries
  • Toilet
  • Bedding:Non-feather pillows
  • Linen
  • Dining:Coffee/tea maker
  • Media:Flat-screen TV
  • Socket near the bed
  • Radio
Gainsborough Hotel photos Exterior Photo album
Family Room
  • Room size:

    18 m²

  • Max occupancy:

    5 persons

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Shower
    • + More
  • General:Dressing area
  • Clothes rack
  • Carpeted floor
  • Bathroom:Bathroom
  • Walk in shower
  • Bath or shower
  • Towels
  • Guest toiletries
  • Toilet
  • Bedding:Non-feather pillows
  • Linen
  • Dining:Coffee/tea maker
  • Media:Flat-screen TV
  • Socket near the bed
  • Wake up service
  • Radio
Deluxe Double Room
Partial View
  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 Double bed

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Gainsborough Hotel photos Room
Deluxe Family Room
Garden view
  • Room size:

    2 m²

  • Max occupancy:

    4 persons

  • Check Prices
  • Room Facilities:
    • Shower
    • + More
  • General:Dressing area
  • Clothes rack
  • Carpeted floor
  • Bathroom:Bathroom
  • Walk in shower
  • Bath or shower
  • Towels
  • Guest toiletries
  • Toilet
  • Bedding:Non-feather pillows
  • Linen
  • Dining:Coffee/tea maker
  • Media:Flat-screen TV
  • Socket near the bed
  • Radio

Gainsborough Hotel Location

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What's nearby

Tourist attractions

  • Central Pier700 m
  • Sea Life Blackpool900 m
  • Coral Island1.0 km

Popular areas

  • City Center1.0 km

Places of interest

  • Gypsy Jane Anna100 m
  • Sea Life Centre100 m
  • Blackpool Number One Club500 m
  • The Blackpool Tower600 m
  • Bloomfield Club & Institute600 m
  • Blackpool Trades Club700 m
  • Louis Tussauds Waxworks700 m
  • Blackpool County Court800 m
  • Blackpool Magistrates Court800 m
  • Sandcastle Water Park1.1 km

Amusement

  • Arcade400 m
  • Odeon Cinema500 m
  • Odeon Blackpool500 m
  • Premier Bowl600 m
  • Premier Bowl Blackpool600 m
  • Q's Snooker Club600 m
  • Apollo Bingo700 m
  • Playbarn1.0 km

Monuments and Landmarks

  • South Pier1.0 km

Stadiums

Museums

  • Dr Who Exhibition & Museum600 m
  • Madame Tussauds Blackpool800 m

Arboretum, Green spaces, Zoos

  • Sealife Centre700 m
  • Blackpool Sea Life Centre800 m

Theaters

  • North Pier Theatre700 m

Marina

  • Central Beach1.1 km

Local attractions

  • Pleasure Beach1.6 km
    Ocean Blvd, Blackpool
  • North Pier1.6 km
    North Promenade, Blackpool
  • Pleasure Beach Big One1.7 km
    525 Ocean Boulevard, Blackpool
  • Stanley Park1.6 km
    West Park Drive, Blackpool
  • Ripley's Believe It Or Not!1.6 km
    Units 5&6 Ocean Blvd, Blackpool

Near the hotel

  • Madame Tussauds Blackpool820 m
    89 Promenade, Blackpool
  • Sea Life Blackpool980 m
    The Promenade, Blackpool
  • The Blackpool Tower Dungeon1.2 km
    Bank Hey Street, Blackpool
  • Blackpool's Central Pier820 m
    The Promenade, Blackpool
  • Blackpool Tower1.3 km
    The Promenade, Blackpool
  • VIVA Cabaret Showbar & Events Suite1.4 km
    3 Church Street, Blackpool

Restaurants nearby

  • C Fresh Fish and Chips190 m

    Address: 110 Lytham Road
    Phone: 07906217335

    81% likes this, based on 93 reviews
    Cuisine: English

  • Aquarius Cafetaria & Take Away190 m

    Address: 28 Lytham Road

    80% likes this, based on 27 reviews
    Cuisine: English

  • Last Minute Blackpool Belle Hotel/Indian Halal Restaurant200 m

    Address: 11, Lonsdale Road
    Phone: 01253 401525

    Cuisine: Indian
    Price Range: GBP 6 - GBP 11

  • No. 97 Cafe Bistro200 m

    Address: 97 Lytham rd

    94% likes this, based on 27 reviews
    Cuisine: English

  • Tina's Cafe200 m

    Address: 118 Lytham Road

    72% likes this, based on 25 reviews
    Cuisine: English

Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  2 pm
  • Check-out:
    until 06:00-10:00 
  • Number of rooms:
    30
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Gainsborough Hotel Reviews

Guest reviews are submitted by our customers after their stay at Gainsborough Hotel

Average guest rating

6.6out of 10
Good
Based on 251 reviews

Guest reviews

  • Family with children
    5.8

    Breakfast was very good and was served promptly.Staff where friendly and co-operative.View's from hotel room good.

    Although the room was clean,the shower was in a bad state and had mould in it.The write up for the hotel said all rooms had hair drier but none of them had.(I had booked three rooms for a party of 8)

  • Couple
    10.0

    the hotel was very good, the staff was polite and the room was very nice and comfy. the location was also very good as it wasnt too far from the pleasure beach and the night life

  • Group of friends
    5.4

    Basic but expected for the price however rooms could have been cleaner and more modern. Good breakfast and location.

  • Group of friends
    7.8

    Warm welcome from Nathan & his family, Rooms, Linen, Carpets very clean. Lovely breakfast food hot and good portions. Will return for another visit.

  • Group of friends
    4.6

    Staff friendly but language issues. Good breakfast.

    One of the rooms smelt of sewage - had to move rooms - the lock on the second room did not work. The whole hotel is in need of repair - water stains on ceilings etc

  • Older travelers
    3.4

    hotelroom cold/damp, door lock didnt lock, television worked on two channels only,no bar or eve meal, needs a good clean and make over

    the full hotel is well past its use by date the bathroom wass just a cupboard the door needed to be left open to use the wash basin. Paid for three nights stayed one

  • Older travelers
    8.8

    Frienlyness of the staff

  • Group of friends
    8.2

    We stayed at the hotel over the 22 - 24/7/11 weekend, staff from reception to dinning room very friendly and always willing to help. The location was great, rooms clean although quite tight in terms of space. We would return to this hotel as it was value for money however it is a beechfront hotel and not the ritz.

  • Older travelers
    10.0

    Friendly staff. Made friends. food was very good would stay there again.would recommend to friends.and only a short work to the town and pleasure beach.

  • Older travelers
    6.6

    Friendly pleasant staff made welcome from arriving to leaving .breakfast was superb.

    Room probably a bit too basic and very small.

  • Older travelers
    8.2

    Gainsborough location is wonderful, every time you look out of the window you would see the road very lively & sea front rooms have excellent views.

    I think small fine tuning would help lift the standard by much. E.G. fridge in some of the rooms, upgrade the room furniture etc

  • Older travelers
    8.2

    Staff were fantastic, friendly and helpfull made us feel very welcome. Breakfast was excellent ,great sea view

  • Family with children
    4.2

    Breakfast was good no entertainment would not stay there again

    No entertainment

  • Family with children
    6.2

    The food was good.

    Was very decieving frm the internet to what it astually looked like and I didn't get a sea veiw.

  • Older travelers
    4.6

    Good breakfast and location we paid the extra for a sea view and it was money well spent

    There was no entertainment apart from television or cds, glad I paid the extra for a front facing room because the other rooms looked out over the rear car park and 3 walls

How to reach hotel

hotel Gainsborough Hotel - Blackpool Blackpool location
Show big map »

Hotel Address:

291-295 Promenade, Blackpool, United Kingdom

Get directions
City Center
  • Blackpool
    1.1 km
Airports
Train Stations
  • Pleasure Beach Railway Station
    2.0 km
  • Bus stop
    400 m
Restaurants
  • C Fresh Fish and Chips (cuisine: English)
    190 m
  • No. 97 Cafe Bistro (cuisine: English)
    200 m
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  2 pm
  • Check-out:
    until 06:00-10:00 
  • Number of rooms:
    30