Access Statement

We have wheelchair access and ramp directly in front of hotel.
Ramp width: 5ft
Ramp length: 22 meters in Length
Ramp slope: Yes

Width of main entrance doors: 50 inches in Width
The main Reception Desk, Restaurant, Jimmy’s bar and Stan’s bar are all located at ground floor level. These are all accessible to a wheelchair.

Height of reception desk: 43 inches


We also have a Disabled Accessible Toilet

This is located on the Ground Floor on Stan’s side opposite the lift. The Door width is 33 inches.

There are also Gents and Ladies toilets located on the ground floor.

Gents toilets 21inches in width

Ladies toilets 31 inches in width


● These are not easily accessible for ambulant guests. However there are plans for future development which will improve access to these areas.

We have a public payphone located on the ground floor adjacent to our main Restaurant

Entrance, this is not accessible to a wheelchair.

Width 23 inches.


Lift on Jimmy’s side

Width of lift doors: 32 inches

Internal Measurements of lift 40 inches:


Lift on Stan’s side

A narrow wheelchair will go in this lift; however the bedrooms on this side of the hotel are not suitable for guests who are wheelchair bound.


Restaurant The restaurant has level access to entrances the majority of which are accessible

to a wheelchair.

Jimmy’s Side 30 inches

Stan’s Side 53 inches


Jimmy’s Bar Entrance width 5ft, Height of bar 45 inches

Stan’s Bar Entrance width 32 inches, Height of bar 41 inches


TV Lounges. We have two both located at ground floor level

Stan’s Lounge entrance 23 inches in width

Jimmy’s Lounge entrance 29 inches in width



We have 89 bedrooms in total consisting of   Singles, Doubles, Twins, Triples and Family rooms and New for 2012 Disabled rooms all en-suite. We have three floors all accessible by lift.

All bedrooms have tea and coffee making facilities and TV. Radios and Hairdryers and Irons can be obtained from reception. Some rooms do have radios and teletext facilities.

Posh Pods provide Flat screen TV with radio, teletext and WiFi internet access.

The rooms suitable for disabled guests are. Rooms 369-370-358-249

All bedrooms have fire evacuation routes and full instructions which are attached to the rear of the bedroom door. There are two Emergency Fire exits located on every floor.

Width of bedroom doors 27 inches

Width of bathroom doors 23 inches

Room 359 club Class

● Although not specifically designed for the disabled or ambulant guest, this room offers easy access to the lift. The bathroom does provide a bath with shower overhead but there are no handrails however a wheelchair can be turned around in the bathroom.

Width of entrance door 27 inches

Width of bathroom door 28 inches

● Bedrooms do not have telephones.

● For Guests who may have a visual impairment, we do not currently provide information in Braille, however we are considering this as part of our ongoing development programme.

We have available at reception emergency information in larger print and do welcome guide dogs. We also provide signs in all bedrooms for disabled guests which we ask be hung on the exterior door handle advising that assistance is required in the event of an emergency

We make staff aware of any particular needs guests may have in order to enable them to offer any information and assistance required. We do ask guests to make us aware of any disability so that we can keep a record of it. Records are kept in reception in case of Emergencies and Fire Evacuation and all our staff are kept informed. We carry out ad hock Fire Drills on a regular basis.

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Queens Promenade
Blackpool FY2 9RW
Fax: 01253 351109

Tel: 01253 353535

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