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Rotherham, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago

Very nice hotel, helpful staff especially Gav who never stops, food was excellent, room was fine very clean, tea or coffee is free all day just ask. All in all really enjoyed it here and would definately go back.

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Reviewed 1 week ago

just back from a 2 night stay at the canasta where we were greeted by the owner with i nice friendly welcome and the offer of a tea or coffee . are room number 3 was small but i know that from the web site description .i found the staff at the canasta friendly and welcoming and all ways there...

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King's Lynn, null, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

we would go back to this hotel as it was great value for money.The staff were very wellcoming,a nice pot of tea on arrival that was great after a drive of 5 hours.The breakfast was lovely all you could eat.Rooms basic but clean.very nice stay.

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Nottingham, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We arrived early and were greeted by the friendly staff. Given a nice cup of tea. The rooms were clean and comfy. Breakfast was great, loads to choose from. I would stay here again. The hotel is also away from all the hustle & bustle which made it great for a good nights sleep.

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Downham Market, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Twelve of us all went together for three nights at this hotel. Oh my goodness what a weekend, from the moment we were welcomed at the front doors of the hotel to the moment we were waved off what a fantastic time. Our ages ranged from 56 to nearly 80 male and female, couples and singles and not one problem...

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CanastaHotel, Manager at Canasta Hotel, responded to this review

Oh this warms the cockles of my heart :) Thanks very much for your custom, Carole, and I'm so pleased you had a great time. Great, fun, bunch of folk!

Huddersfield, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This hotel is lovely, the room had a wonderful seaview & was clean & tidy, the bed was a bit lumpy & may benefit from a mattress topper. The staff were very friendly & the free tea & coffee was a nice touch, also the breakfast set you up for the day. They have entertainment on saturday night which we...

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CanastaHotel, Owner at Canasta Hotel, responded to this review

Thanks for your valued review Tracy. I'm real sorry that you found the bed lumpy. I always act on it when I get a report of a "lumpy" mattress and will usually change them within 2 hours of being reported. We have a great supplier of top quality mattresses (at a good price because I buy so many). I can't...

Leeds, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I would not recommend this place to families. One member of the management was rude. The room was cold and bedding well below par (see photos) the breakfast conversation from other guest was sexual in nature which shocked my ten year old son. The second night there was a loud banging coming from the roof when I spoke to the...

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CanastaHotel, Owner at Canasta Hotel, responded to this review

I'm so sorry you had this terrible experience. The pictures of the worn bedding saddens me. I can't understand why my bedroom staff think it's OK to put worn bedding on and find it quite bizarre. Clearly they need re-training...as do the housekeepers who check rooms before we issue keys to guests. As regards the room being cold....I am sorry...

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Stayed here with my husband and parents who have stayed here a few times before!! Staff and management are very friendly room was clean and had everything you need in it and the breakfasts was amazing night entertainment was also good Gavin is a great bar host and a credit to your business Thankyou for a lovely stay Dougie 👌🏻

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CanastaHotel, Owner at Canasta Hotel, responded to this review

Thanks ever so much for taking the time to give us such a lovely review

Stirling, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 November 2016 via mobile

Spent 4 nights at canasta , as always a brilliant time was had by all , rooms clean & tidy , breakfast amazing , & staff excellent , nothing is a problem , Gav , what can we say but he is amazing , can't help you enough & so funny ! Many thanks to you all for a great...

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CanastaHotel, Owner at Canasta Hotel, responded to this review

Oh Gavlaaaar is getting mentioned in dispatches again. I'll have to give him another 20p pay rise :) Thanks very much for your business - it will be great to welcome you again next year

Kettering, United Kingdom
Reviewed 31 October 2016

We arrived at the hotel and the rooms where not ready. We then went into town for a couple of hours. Our friends who where also booked arrived before us and they where turned away. When we arrived I spoke very calmly and sensibly to the manager who said that as I was with the party therefore I was also...

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CanastaHotel, Owner at Canasta Hotel, responded to this review

You both arrived drunk. When I asked your friend to leave he asked Gavin to go on the car park and sort it out! We called the police. I made the decision not to allow you to stay...we had a few families in and I didn't want them being disturbed by your drunken obnoxious behaviour. I hope this shows potential...

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Free Parking
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Breakfast
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Internet
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  • Free Parking
  • Free Breakfast
  • Shuttle Bus Service
  • Dry Cleaning
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
31 en suite bedrooms (10 with sea views) located on the seafront within 10 minutes walk from the Blackpool Tower. Family run hotel - very friendly and meticulously clean. No stag or hen parties. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Canasta Hotel

Address: 288-290 Promenade, Blackpool FY1 2EY, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Lancashire > Blackpool
Price Range: $85 - $85 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Canasta Hotel 3*
Number of rooms: 30
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“Rooms available with sea view”
 of 5 bubbles 126DaveL, 29 Nov 2016 | Read review
“room3 is small”
 of 5 bubbles Adiscaff5362, 27 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Lower room numbers are on the side of the hotel with the lift”
 of 5 bubbles 130caroles, 7 Nov 2016 | Read review
“do not stay here”
 of 5 bubbles ahernb802, 30 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Top floor at the front was quiet and had a nice view,has lift but a little slow.bathroom could do with updating”
 of 5 bubbles 187047Jane_H_11, 25 Oct 2016 | Read review
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