The Kensington Hotel  

281/287, South Promenade, Blackpool, FY1 6AJ  - show map

Review score 6.9/10
Score from 296 reviewers

Hotel Overview

Opposite Blackpool beach and on the promenade, The Kensington Hotel is located between Blackpool’s Central Pier and South Pier. The hotel’s sun lounge has sea views.

All rooms feature tea and coffee facilities, and a private bathroom with a bath or shower. Most room types also feature a TV. A full English breakfast is also every morning and is included in certain prices.

Drinks can be enjoyed on the terraced seating area, which faces the seafront. The Kensington’s Ballroom and Chelsea Bar host regular entertainment, including cabaret music and dancing.

The tram stop opposite the hotel provides regular connections to Blackpool Pleasure Beach, a theme park, and Blackpool Tower, a popular events venue. Blackpool Football Club is 300 metres away and Blackpool South Rail Station is a 10-minute walk from the hotel.

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Review score 6.9/10
Score from 296 reviewers
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These rooms feature tea and coffee making facilities and a private bathroom with a bath or shower. TVs are not available in the budget rooms.

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These rooms feature tea and coffee making facilities and a private bathroom with a bath or shower. TVs are not available in the budget rooms.

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Facilities of The Kensington Hotel

Free parking, Parking, Private parking

Free WiFi, Internet services, WiFi

Food & Drink

Front-desk/reception area services
Luggage storage

Designated smoking area, Family rooms, Heating, Non-smoking rooms, Non-smoking throughout

Hotel Policies

From 14:30 hours

Untill 10:00 hours

Cancellation / Prepayment
Cancellation, prepayment and 'book now pay later' policies vary according to room type. Please check the room conditions when selecting your room above.

Accepted credit cards
The hotel reserves the right to pre-authorise credit cards prior to arrival.

The fine print
Please inform The Kensington Hotel in advance of your expected arrival time. You can use the Special Requests box when booking, or contact the property directly with the contact details provided in your confirmation. Guests are required to show a photo identification and credit card upon check-in. Please note that all Special Requests are subject to availability and additional charges may apply. Payment before arrival via bank transfer is required. The property will contact you after you book to provide instructions. Please note that should a booking be made for more than one night, 50% of the total amount is payable as a deposit and is non-refundable in the case of cancellation or no shows.
Please note that this property cannot accommodate hen and stag parties, or similar parties. The property reserves the right to cancel bookings of this nature.
Parking spaces are limited and on a first come, first served basis. The property cannot reserve parking for guests.
All debit or credit cards details which are provided for room deposits will be used for a room security as well. If there is any damage to hotel property, however caused, it must be paid for.

Last updated: 31 Dec 2019 - Update now

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