The Imperial Hotel -A Weekend in The Las Vegas of UK!
Why The Imperial Hotel Blackpool?
The Imperial Hotel, is part of The Hotel Collection. It boasts an old world charm, in a great beach location on Blackpool’s North Promenade. The hotel is an imposing building dating back to 1867 that does grab your attention due to its grandeur.
You can find it by Satnav at the: North Promenade, Blackpool, England, FY1 2HB, United Kingdom,
According to their own information it was home to Charles Dickens…
The Imperial hotel claims to be “The Most Famous” in Blackpool. Obviously, that got us thinking we wanna prove this statement and even test it? Suffice to say, we went with high expectations for our accommodation for the ICE Awards Ball and ceremony.
This hotel boasts 4 Stars, has a full-service Spa, Heated indoor pool, sports facilities, a restaurant, free in room Wi-Fi and lots more…It is arranged over 4 floors, with lifts for those with mobility issues.
So, it could be a great choice for a weekend or longer stay for pleasure or business! It sure was quite great for a short weekend stay for us this weekend!
RECOMMENDED: HOW TO SPEND 10 EPIC DAYS IN LA
The Imperial Hotel Blackpool is child and family friendly #SeeDoBeMore #Travel Click To Tweet
It is a child and family friendly hotel. When we inquired, we were informed that; children 2 and under stay free with a paying adult. No pets though…Sorry fur baby owners! ☹
And one of the most important benefits of the Imperial Hotel Blackpool, was the free self-parking available for guests…! Since ours was a Road trip, we were grateful for this. We didn’t have to trek far on a dark cold winter evening, to get to our accommodation after parking our car!
We also checked what was available on the internet for this hotel, and what our travel club charges for a weekend stay at this hotel…You can see for yourself the results below. Our Club Price came in way cheaper than any online retailer including the hotel’s own website.
One of the many reaons why we love our travel community. You can learn more about it in a full review we did here.
RECOMMENDED: THE HAPPY SIDE OF TYNESIDE
The Room Accommodation:
Well, being non-smokers, we made sure we got a Smoke Free Room and floor! The room was a self- contained Superior Double with all the facilities you would expect from a hotel of this stature! We literally only used it to sleep and breakfast! It was clean, smelt fresh, very welcoming!
It’s not often that I talk about our club, yet I can’t help but say; we get more value for our money from using our membership for both private, business and pleasure trips. This was no exception!
So back to the Engineering ICE awards 2017…We had a total blast. We danced till late. The meal was classy, hot and delicius. This was at the Hilton Across the road. It sure did us proud.
Kudos to the management of the Imperial Hotel Blackpool for a comfortable sleep. And the Hilton Hotel where the ICE event was held…I must say this post is mostly focused on the accommodation.
Yet the Hilton truly outdid itself on the service for our Ball.
Nightlife in blackpool is vibrant with casinos, gaming arcades, lots of bachelorette or Hen dos and bachelors weekends happening. We must agree with the Guardian that it is the Las vegas of UK!
[clickToTweet tweet=”The Hilton Blackpool truly outdid itself in the service for the ICE Ball #blackpoolUK” quote=”the Hilton truly outdid itself on the service for our Ball”]
I leave you with the views of both our Accommodation at the Imperial Hotel Blackpool and our event venue The Hilton Blackpool. Enjoy 😊
Well, I am not a man of many words. So I hope you enjoyed my colourful view of our ICE engineering Awards and Ball weekend in Blackpool. Have you been to Blackpool before? Would you like to visit and stay at the Imperial Hotel? Share your views, join the conversation below!
RECOMMENDED RESOURCES FOR YOUR NEXT HIATUS:
HOW TO EFFECTIVELY SAVE FOR YOUR NEXT VACATION. Its one thing to want a vacation, its another to afford it. This Guide will walk you thru the steps to help you do just that, and enjoy more getaways than ever. – LEARN MORE.
ESSENTIAL GUIDE TO TRAVELING WITH KIDS. Never stress again with what to take, how to keep them occupied. How to maintain their routine etc. This is our definitive guide from years of traveling with our children who are now both teenagers. – LEARN HOW.
After you’ve left a comment, let’s CONNECT and bond some more on Facebook or on Twitter, Instagram and Google. We also Podcast on iTunes and you’ll definitely want to check out our amazingly helpful Travel Club to help you plan your next life changing 5 Star trip like a VIP.
Love this post? Then pay it forward; Save/Pin it and Share on Social Media…
See, Do, and Be more!
Dr. Paul Kalungi
Need Help with your Bucket List Or Question on a Destination? Check out our Travel Club Tab where we Help People Everyday. Want to work with or advertise with us, Check out our Media Kit or Contact us
38 thoughts on “Old World Charm – The Imperial Hotel Blackpool”
Everything looks so beautiful and classy. Thanks for the look! 🙂
The Las Vegas of UK. I’ve never been to Blackpool but I have been to Las Vegas, you’ve set the bar pretty high.
All these pictures of food are making me salivate while typing this and extend my compliments to Paul, he’s looking exceptionally suave in his tux there :).
You’ve just forced me to add another item to my bucket list. I’m not sure I’ll ever get through them all but that’s the fun of it right?
Thanks for the awesome share as always Jules!.
So good to hear from you.
Blackpool is a ton of fun when you go with friends as well. Indeed our Paul looks suave 😀 Bucket list? We have a Must Visit liost 🙂
Glad you have a new one on your list too!
As someone who has worked in a Hotel ( HILTON ) This is very Beautiful and perfect for your weekend stay !!~ Loved this and sharing !!~ ♥♥☺☺
We love the Hilton Brand, it is a beautiful thing! Thanks for your time! 🙂
great review. although not sure if this is a hotel i would like to stay. It an awesome idea that you can see from your site what other sites a re charging and your savings against other suppliers.
Ohh we love to visit local too, and give credit where its due Andy. The Imperial Hotel Blackpol was cool!
We would prefer the Hilton next door ourselves on our next revisit…Just to experience it too 🙂
Its our aim to empower the travelista to get the best deal wherever you go 🙂 Thanks for your views!
What a beautiful place to stay! I love older structures that have a lot of history. And the food…. The food looks so very wonderful.
We too love Old World Charm Stacy 🙂
The Imperial Hotel Blackpool enmbodies all that and the modern touch. A mix most find hard to pull of! 🙂
I like anywhere that has a pool for easy access! Looks like a charming place to stay.
Hey Krystal, The Imperial Hotel in Blackpool is awesome. You would love it esp. the pool area 🙂
I have to admit that I would love to visit England some day. The Imperial Hotel in Blackpool sounds amazing. It seems to be so elegant and charming. This would make for a great getaway for me indeed. The Engineering ICE awards 2017 event sounds like it was indeed a great time. Thanks for sharing the information and your experiences.
England awaits you Rebecca and you would love The Imperial Hotel Blackpool. Esp, if you come in the summer, the beach is cool, the promenade is vibrant wteher are some real sunny walkways and yo wold have a blast at night. So thanks for stopping by as well 🙂
I really love staying in hotels with a history. It makes my vacation feel even more special. This hotel is gorgeous. The mix of old and new has been very well curated.
It sure has Cindy, We loved it too and will be revisiting soon for a bit longer in the summer 🙂
I sure like how the hotel looks! The rooms are quite spacious and the bed looks comfy. Good to know that you can get good deals for a room as well.
It is a real throw back with a touch of contemporary, just the rigth amount to make it attractive to both antique lovers and modernisits!
We get Deals on All kind sof travel related products Carol! And thats why we love our Community and Club 🙂
It’s beautiful there! I love the architecture of the hotel, it definitely takes you back. I’m sure you had a great time there.
Thank you Elizabeth,
I sure was Nice and we had a great time 🙂 Thanks for your time too!
What a gorgeous hotel! That view is breathtaking! Love it!
Thanks Nancy, the views are awesome 🙂
What a gorgeous hotel! I love that it has so much history! I would love to visit – those pictures are stunning!
You would love The Imperial Hotel in Blackpool UK, it is gorgeous. Thanks for stopping by!
The Imperial Hotel looks like such a fantastic place to stay, it’s gorgeous and the food looks so good. I had no idea there was a “Las Vegas of the UK” but it looks like a fun place to visit!
We call it the Las Vegas of UK Coined by the Guardian lol. And it is a fun place to be esp. on weekends. 🙂
This looks like a grand place indeed. Thanks for sharing those memories with us.
You are most welcome Kenny, thanks for swinging by 🙂
That’s pretty neat! I love visiting historic sites, but I’ve never stayed in one!
This building is pretty cool for an Old Structure. The Inside is updated with the right touches of the old world thrown in. The Breakfast was definitely Modern 🙂
Great that you came over here. Blackpool is fab and a wonderful place to visit.
The hotel looks good with lots of facilities.
Yes Mainy we love Blackpool.
We normally bring the children to the Big Blue right behind the Pleasure Beach. But this time round we chose Old World Charm over at the Imperial Hotel!
That is one fine building. I must get across the pond soon! Definitely on my list.
Lolol Get over the pond already Claudette 🙂
Great article! We are actually headed to Vegas this week, so perfect timing! I’ve actually never heard of this hotel before. I’ll have to keep an eye out for it.
This is in UK love not USA so if you are headed to the Las vegas USA you might not find the Inperial Hotel 🙂
Thanks for stopping by!
Gorgeous hotel, at such a great rate through your travel club. The looks like a great place to visit. Who doesn’t love Vegas–even if it’s in the UK. Thanks for sharing Julie.
For real Demetri, who doesnt love Vegas 🙂
We get a taste of it over here even in Winter and our Travel Club rates are uniquely kind ot the pocket 🙂
Comments are closed.