Family owned hotel close to the promenade cliffs
Located at the north end of the famous promenade, the Elgin Hotel Blackpool offers visitors stylish and comfortable accommodation, entertainment, and dining, as well as a free range over the resorts famous landmarks.
The award-winning hotel, which overlooks the Blackpool Sands, is constructed from five previous hotels lending it a unique feeling throughout. Each of the 89 guestrooms is individually decorated and equipped. All are equipped with en-suite bathroom facilities. If a guest has a preference for bath or shower they should state this at the time of booking as not all feature both.
Separated into five main room types, guests can expect television, telephone, digital radio, central heating, and tea and coffee making facilities in all rooms. Those staying in the more deluxe rooms can expect a range of additional extras, such as mist free bathroom mirrors, DVD player, and even a bathroom TV and DVD. In all price ranges there are a number of rooms which have a sea view and balcony.
The 2-star property features a restaurant that serves guests breakfast and dinner. Breakfast comes in the form of either a hearty full English or a lighter continental equivalent. Dinner is served from a varied menu that includes good, fresh food. Children can select from a specialised menu whilst those with special dietary needs are catered for upon request.
Two fully licensed bars are located in the Elgin Hotel Blackpool. Both are stoked with a wide range wines, beers, and spirits. During the days these rooms serve as an ideal locale to relax and unwind. During most evenings though they awaken to cabaret performances which bring a liveliness to the hotel guests might not expect.
The hotel also offers guests a Theatre Break option which includes tickets to a show at one of the city venues as well as accommodation and dining. Guests may find themselves visiting the likes of the historic Grand Theatre or the Opera House to see an assortment of performances, from opera to comedy.
Away from the hotel visitors to Blackpool can enjoy the towns beautiful beachfront and historic tourist attractions. The promenade passes along the seafront making access to any particular event or location very easy.
Guest walking the promenade are likely to pass plenty of holiday goers enjoying the beach and its traditions (expect sandcastles and donkeys), three individual piers that jut out into the Irish Sea, and the Blackpool Tower amongst others. At night time the whole scene is transformed thanks to a multitude of lights.
Those looking to step away from traditional holiday pursuits might enjoy a number of activities and destinations outside of the town centre. A number of courses can be found for those who fancy a round of golf. The Blackpool North Shore Golf Club is just a few streets away from the Elgin.
A number of small, peaceful parks are scattered throughout the town offering a nice setting for a stroll or picnic. Herons Reach Golf Club and Stanley Park, which neighbour each other, provide a destination for those guests at the Elgin Hotel Blackpool that would like to indulge in either of these activities.