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Reviewed 22 January 2015 via mobile

This was our 4th visit. . Same time every year . "Pigeon weekend" !! Just so happens to be mine and my sisters birthday weekend... We have an absolutely brilliant time. . Rooms this year were sea views.. very spacious and comfortable. .. food beautiful as usual and entertainment was brilliant. . Buddy Lee and Terry cotti are so funny...... More 

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Reviewed 20 January 2015

my mum and her partner paid 379.00 pp to stay over xmas. early hours xmas day they recieved a phone call for them to return as there had been a close death in the family. there was no consideration for them whatsoever made by the staff. they are in their mid seventies and have saved all year for their break... More 

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Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 19 January 2015

This is our 3rd visit to the viking hotel and another fab weekend. 25 of us in total from 30yr olds to 60's and no matter what age you are this is a great hotel to stay at. Entertainment was great especially Buddy Lee and Terri Cotta. what a laugh. Food was so so good as usual and being in... More 

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Reviewed 19 January 2015

Been here 4 times before for weekend with friends but not been for 5 years. It's been refurnished and looks great. The rooms are small but comfortable. The food is great with good service The reception staff were very friendly The cabaret both nights were great and buddy lee fabulous

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Reviewed 17 January 2015

Just been to the Viking for 5 nights all inclusive, it was superb for the money, delicious food, great entertainment every night, room ok no complaints, will definitely go back again. If you want a sea view book room 119 it has a bedroom separate sitting room and bathroom.

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Preston, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 16 January 2015

Just got back from 5 night all inclusive break at The Viking Hotel Blackpool cannot fault the hotel on food 10/10.Entertainment good Wednesday night was Buddy Lee and Terry Cotta laughed that long we ached.Room was adequate mattress had seen better days and the only bug bear was the shutting of one bar to open the other for a couple... More 

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Manchester, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 January 2015

Had a fantastic weekend at this hotel food ,and entertainment 1st class a good nights entertainment .Rooms and beds comfy Looking forward to our next vist.good location for pleasure beach short tram journey to shops

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2 Thank Glyn-sam
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Reviewed 15 January 2015

Stayed here in december checked in on a ftiday. Arrived early left cases in foyer as instructed . Entered rooms nuce sea view rooms clean food at night and swrvice wasnt great entertainment was good. Checking out asked if cases could be left in foyer all ok to do so. Arrived back for cases to leave blackpool 2 of 3... More 

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Reviewed 13 January 2015

Just come back from an all inclusive weekend at the viking,there were a party of 4 of us we all had a brilliant time, the food was fantastic, the bedrooms were lovely and clean and the staff were lovely, the entertainment was very good, there is nothing i could complain about, this is the 2nd time we have been and... More 

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Reviewed 11 January 2015

we often go to the Viking but this is our first Christmas there. this was one of our best ever Christmas's the food the entertainment and the staff were just what you needed for a great time we have been to other places at Christmas but this is the most outstanding and we will be back again this year we... More 

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Beachfront
  • Free Internet
  • Bar/Lounge
About the property
  • Beachfront
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
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  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
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  • Free Parking
  • Multilingual Staff
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Choose the Viking for good food, friendly service and exciting entertainment - all under one roof! Only a few minutes walk from South Pier and Blackpool Pleasure Beach, at the Viking the accent is on fun. Our exceptional sea view restaurant and unrivalled 'Talk of the Coast' cabaret club with top name acts featured nightly, offer our guests simply the best evening's entertainment in the town. An ideal base for a lively child free holiday. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Viking Hotel

Address: 479 Promenade, Blackpool FY4 1AX, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Lancashire > Blackpool
Price Range: $114 - $207 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Viking Hotel 2*
Number of rooms: 100
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Also Known As:
Viking Hotel Blackpool
Hotel Style:
#10 Romantic Hotel in Blackpool
#11 On the Beach Hotel in Blackpool
#19 Family Hotel in Blackpool
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“Sea views are nice but at £12 pp per night its a lot of dosh to add to your holiday.”
 of 5 bubbles Y2545DRrobertc, 30 Nov 2016 | Read review
“There are stairs to access lift to bedrooms,however staff will help with cases are f needed.”
 of 5 bubbles 245kathl, 23 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Ask for a clean room”
 of 5 bubbles jamjar2013, 20 Nov 2016 | Read review
“ground floor was ok”
 of 5 bubbles ianandchristina, 5 Nov 2016 | Read review
“No tips really but if I go again I may pay extra for a lower floor room with a sea view”
 of 5 bubbles theboroboys, 30 Oct 2016 | Read review
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