This popular club resort, which was renovated in 2007, has 145 well-equipped and comfortable bedrooms, many with sea views. It has a newly refurbished and comfortable bar and lounge area, conference and dining facilities, a lobby, 24-hour reception and lift access. The hotel also offers free car parking and is wheelchair accessible.
The hotel is located on Blackpool's North Shore, within easy reach of all of Blackpool's attractions. The sandy beach at North Shore is just a stone's throw away. The city centre and the nightlife and shopping available there are just a ten-minute walk away. Blackpool Pleasure Beach and Blackpool Tower are just a 10-minute drive away. Blackpool International Airport is located nearby, though the hotel is also accessible from Liverpool John Lennon Airport and Manchester International Airport.
All of the bedrooms have all been tastefully refurbished in 2007. All rooms have en suite bathroom, hairdryer, TV, tea and coffee making facilities and many have beautiful views of the Irish Sea.
On certain dates the hotel has its resident keyboard player to sing some of the guest's favourite songs in the comfortable lounge.
The Gilbert Bistro restaurant offers a wide variety of foods. Breakfast is served buffet-style with a range of options. Dinner is waitress service with a 3-course meal including coffee. For a quick snack, guests can select from the menu in the Albany bar which is available throughout the day and evening. Room service is available until 9 pm and sandwiches are served throughout.
The following are all accepted as methods of payment: American Express, MasterCard and VISA.
By car, exit the M55 at junction 3. Turn onto the A585 towards Fleetwood. Take the A586, bypassing Fleetwood. Continue for 3.2 km. At roundabout at Poulton Road, take the 3rd exit and continue onto the A587/Plymouth Road. Turn left onto Worbreck Hill Road, and left again onto King George Avenue. The hotel is on the left-hand side.
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