The Doric Hotel

48-52 Queen's PromenadeBlackpoolFY2 9RPUnited Kingdom
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About The Doric Hotel

The award-winning The Doric Hotel Hotel features two swimming pools, a spa bath and daily evening entertainment. A number of rooms offer fantastic sea views.

The rooms in this hotel are tastefully decorated and all have en-suite bathrooms. A television, radio and tea and coffee making facilities are provided.

The The Doric Hotel Hotel presents a variety of leisure facilities. The heated outdoor pool is accompanied by a sunbathing patio, while the indoor pool area includes a sauna, steam room and plunge pool. There is also a bar and games room. Free parking is available.

The in-house restaurant offers fresh, locally-sourced meals, which are available throughout the day.

The Blackpool Tower is less than two miles away and Blackpool Pleasure Beach is 30-minutes away using the nearby tramway.

Contact

48-52 Queen's Promenade, Blackpool, FY2 9RP, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44(1253)352640 | Fax: +44(1253)596842 | Official Homepage

Top amenities

  • WiFi in lobby
  • Free WiFi in rooms
  • Pool
  • Spa
  • Parking
  • Pets
  • A/C
  • Restaurant
  • Hotel bar
  • Gym

All amenities

Hotel facilities

  • 24-hour room service
  • 24-hour reception
  • Beach / Sun umbrellas
  • Bell service
  • Computer with internet
  • Conference rooms
  • Deck chairs / Lounge chairs
  • Elevator
  • Hotel bar
  • Hotel safe
  • Indoor swimming pool
  • Laundry service
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Outdoor swimming pool
  • Parking garage
  • Pool bar
  • Restaurant
  • Room service
  • Terrace
  • Towels at the pool / beach
  • Wellness center / Spa
  • WiFi in lobby

Room facilities

  • Bathroom with bathtub
  • Bathroom with shower
  • Cable TV
  • Central heating
  • Desk
  • Electric kettle
  • Fan
  • Free WiFi in rooms
  • Hairdryer
  • Ironing board
  • Kitchen / Kitchenette
  • Refrigerator
  • Satellite TV
  • Telephone
  • Television
  • WiFi in rooms

Wellness / Spa

  • Sauna
  • Steam room
  • Whirlpool / Hot tub

Accessibility

  • Wheelchair accessible

For children

  • Child / Baby crib

Arrival / Departure

  • Check-in: 15:00

Positive Reviews

Facilities for all the family.

There is a great selection of facilities at the Doric. The swimming pools, plunge pool and sauna provide relaxing leisure, while the entertainment and games room add even more variety to proceedings.

Staff that go out of their way to help.

Many guests have commented that the staff members at the Doric are always happy to help and improve your stay in any possible way that they can. From the receptionists to the cleaners, it is noted that every employee is polite, friendly and efficient.

Excellent food.

With all food handled by a dedicated team of trained chefs, the meals at the hotel are given an extra level of attention. Freshly prepared and locally sourced produce when possible, the food is a hit with the vast majority of guests.

Negative Reviews

Located away from the action.

Arguably the biggest disadvantage of the Doric for most guests is its location, which is some distance from major local attractions. Admittedly this is fine for those looking for a quiet spot, but most visitors to Blackpool want to be in the heart of the

Bedrooms in need of refurbishment.

A common complaint aimed at the Doric was the dated appearance of the rooms. From the tired décor to outdated televisions, the rooms are not to the standard set by the other facilities in the hotel. In addition, some past visitors noted that their bed was

The temperature is erratic.

Something that is mentioned by a wide variety of guests is that the temperature of the hotel can be unpleasant. A theme is that when it is the colder seasons, the hotel is cold. Yet when it is a warmer climate, the rooms are too warm – which is compounded

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