New Guilderoy Hotel Blackpool
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We made it safe and sound. The flight was great and the taxi ride to the hotel was our first experience riding on the opposite side of the road. The highway signs said interesting things like 'welcome break ahead' and 'slow down now'. Our taxi driver had a thick accent but we could understand him. Our hotel is on an inner street not accessible by car so we were dropped off near ...
... by 11.. so I knew I could get some short shut eye. We actually left on time and then caught the train to head to Clitheroe. Figuring out the trains was a whole new world. But we made it to our destination. So we have that going for us. Which is nice (miss you Nick) We got off the train in Clitheroe and headed down the streets I'm finally familiar with. Picked up the keys to my Grandpas vacant home and went inside. As ...
... paths in a similar direction to the day before. We didn't make the 55km goal for the day only hitting 40km as I wasn't feeling great in the afternoon and we decided to turn around rather than get stuck in the middle of nowhere! We made a good decision as I was still not feeling well enough the next day however after a day off from cycling and a train ride to Liverpool I am ready to get back on the bike :) Rodney, however, did ride Manchester ...
... before coming to the front. The cathedral is huggeeee. Instead it is beautiful with stunning artistry at every corner whether it is in the wood, stone, embroidery or stained glass. We found a little chapel dedicated to Mary and spent some time there listening to someone practising on the gigantic organ. Very beautiful. Once we were done exploring we went up to the very top. Ten floors to the bell tower (which you could look down into) and the you climb 108 ...
... rain museum that was right next door while we awaited our train. It was very neat to see all of the old coaches and how decedent it used to be to travel by train. They even had some of the royal coaches that the kings and queens of past used. We arrived in Liverpool just past 2pm and made our way to the hostel, Hoax. This place is the nicest we have been in yet in a very cool part of town. It is at the end of Mathews street, which is where ...
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- Continental Breakfast
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Free parking
Historical Traveler Reviews New Guilderoy Hotel Blackpool
Excellent hospitality at the New Guildroy in Blackpool.
Had a super weekend in this nicely situated hotel. The hotel is in a quiet street, but very close to the beach and of course its only a few tram stops to the centre of town.
At last A fantastic Hotel in Blackpool
What a find, as a regular visitor to the Las Vegas of the North I have stayed in some cheap & cheerful B&B's, And some very expensive Hotels, But nothing has come close to the short stay me & the girlfriend experienced at The New Guildroy, the rooms are very clean & safe, the local parking is excelent & free, the atmosphere warm & welcoming, all of Blackpools town centre attractions are a short taxi ride away, The candle lit dinner was a challenge in it's self, I personnally only ever made it to the third course & then had to admit defeat, the service that was offered by Rhona & Simon was over & above the call of duty & we will definetly become regular visitors, look forward to our next visit.
From the owners Simon and Rhona who made our stay unforgettable, nothing was too much trouble, and to Paul the chef whose cuisine was first class.We would thoroughly recommend this small hotel. It is situated at the North Shore.
Great food and service
the best hotel i have stayed at in blackpool for many a year, the food was out of this world and the serice was great.simon and his staff never stop trying to please.our dog was also made welcome just as well he was not fed
A great find in Blackpool
We had a brilliant weekend staying at the New Guilderoy Hotel. It is ideal for families. Based in the North of Blackpool it was lovely and quiet but has easy access into Blackpool via tram or we walked it a few times too. Uncle Toms cabin is just around the corner for a drink but we tended to have a drink in the hotel bar late on.
A great breakfast and lovely and clean and the kids brilliantly catered for.
Unfortunately we didnt get to sample the dinners this time around but hopefully will the next time we are down that way.
Excellent weekend away
i booked at the new guilderoy as a surprise for my husband for our anniversary and i can honestly say it was the best weekend we ever had, the food was just AAAAA+++++++++, everything was kept very clean and the staff was all very friendly. we will def be paying another visit there in the future, a very well run establishment, thanks a lot gang, hope to see u all again soon..............debbie n martin from bolton
The New Guildroy Delivers the Goods!!
Nice to stay somewhere that "Does what it says on the box".The New Guilderoy Delivers 100% and the web site is accurate and fair.
You are made to feel wellcome and nothing is too much trouble .Simon is relatively new to the hotel trade but he will be successful ,VERY successful , because the basics are all as they should be and the food is Superb.
I am not really a curry man as a rule, but I enjoyed the best curry I've ever tasted here"Out of this world"
Took the brilliant Candle Lit Option (Never made it to the Cheese and Biscuits).
Value for Money is excellent.
I am already clearing my Diary for our next visit.
Dave and Sue
Simon couldnt be a nicer more accomodating host. He was always (24 hour) available if needed to serve and always enjoyed the banter with us. Will definately book for our next CWU conference in 2007 and will use it for pleasure trips too. Thanks Simon - You are a Curry (even the veggie one you had to specially make!) genius and English breakfast like no other.