Access Statement

Pre-Arrival

• We are less than 1/2 mile from the town centre, about a 10 minute walk, and a similar distance to the seafront and Central Pier.
• The nearest train station is Blackpool North which is about 5 minutes away by car.
• There are a number of local taxi services, we can supply contact numbers if required.
• Our website www.newhampshireblackpool.co.uk provides pictures of a selection of our guest bedrooms.
• You can contact us by phone or email, please see contact information section of this document for full details.

Arrival & Car Parking Facilities

• We have 2/3 car parking bays to the front of the Hotel and a further 4 to the rear which is gated.
• Please advise if you prefer a front space if you need to use your car during your stay. The parking to the rear is concrete but it is quite narrow so it is easier to unload baggage to the front of the Hotel. We can assist guests with luggage if required.

Main Entrance & Reception

• The front porch entrance has 1 step 7cm high, through the front door. The front door is always locked and there is a bell press to the right hand side. The front door is 84cm wide leading into the entrance hall, and through another door which is 84cm wide into the bar/lounge area. The entrance hall has a tiled floor with a non-slip mat.
• On arrival guests are required to complete a registration form and are then shown to their rooms.

Public Areas – General (Internal)

• The bar/lounge and the dining room are situated on the ground floor, the floor covering is a short pile carpet.
• The covering on the stairs and upstairs corridors is also short pile carpet.
• The are 13 stairs leading to the first landing with a further 3 stairs to room 1, and a further 4 stairs to rooms 3, 4 and 5.
• The are 12 stairs leading to the second landing with a further 2 stairs to rooms 6 and 7, and a further 4 stairs to rooms 8, 9 and 10.
• The stairs are17cm high, 25cm deep and 72cm wide.

Public Areas – WC

• There is a toilet situated on the ground floor behind the bar with a wash basin.

Restaurant / Dining Room, Bar & Lounges, Take Away & Cafe

• Breakfast and evening meals are served in the dining room on the ground floor.
• There are 8 tables seating either 2 or 4 guests, the tables are 75cm high, the chairs are without arms. The radio is playing quietly during meal times.
• Vegetarian, vegan and gluten free diets can be catered for, please advise us of any requirements.

Laundry • Not available

Shop • Not available

Treatment room/s • Not available

Leisure Facilities • Not available

Outdoor Facilities • Not available

Conference & Meeting Rooms, Banqueting, Clubs, Entertainment • Not available

Bedrooms

• There is central heating throughout the hotel, additional heaters are available on request.
• The beds are made with duvets and each bedroom has a additional quilt and pillow in the wardrobe in a zipped bag.
• Each bedroom has a hospitality tray with tea and coffee.
• In each room there is a clock radio and television. Each room has a wardrobe, chest of drawers and bedside cabinet with a bed side lamp.
• All the bedrooms are ensuite with showers.
• First Floor Bedrooms
• -Room1 Double ensuite, approx 3m x 3.6m., with a spacious ensuite
• the entrance doorway is 74cm wide, the bed height is 59cm; the ensuite door is 69cm. the step into the shower is 22cm.
• There is a TV on a wall bracket with remote control.
• -Room 3 Double ensuite, approx 3.5m x 3m. The entrance door is 69cm wide, there is a sliding door into the ensuite with a 74cm opening. The bed height is 55cm. The step into the shower is 14cm high.
• The is a TV on the top of the wardrobe with remote control.
• -Room 4 Double ensuite approx 3.5m x 3m. The entrance door is 76cm wide, the door into the ensuite is 74cm. The bed height is 57cm and the step into the shower is 14cm.
• There is a TV on a wall bracket with a remote control.
• -Room 5 Family room with one double and one single bed and ensuite.
• The entrance door is 74cm wide, and the ensuite door is 74cm wide.
• The beds are 55cm high, the step into the shower is 14cm.
• The is a dressing table with a stool, and 2 chests of drawers. The TV is on top of one a chest of drawers with a remote control.
• Second Floor Bedrooms
• -Room 6 Double ensuite approx 3.6 x 3m. The entrance door is 71cm wide and the ensuite door is 74cm wide. The bed height is 53cm and the step into the shower is 14cm.
• There is a TV on a stand with a remote control.
• -Room 7 Double ensuite approx 3.8m x 3m. The entrance door is 71 cm wide and the ensuite door is 75cm. The bed height is 55cm and the step into the shower is 14cm. The TV is on a shelf .
• -Room 8 Double ensuite approx 3.5m x 2.6m. The entrance door is 64cm wide and there is a sliding door into the ensuite with a 60cm opening. The bed height is 53cm and the step into the shower is 14cm.
• The TV is on top of the wardrobe with a remote control.
• -Room 9 Double ensuite, approx 3.2m x 2.8m. The entrance door is 70cm and the ensuite door is 68cm. The bed height is 54cm and the step into the shower is 14cm. The TV is on a wall bracket with a remote control.
• -Room 10. Family room with one double and 2 single beds, approx 4m x 4.5m. The entrance door is 75cm and the ensuite door is 75cm. The bed height is 53cm and the step into the shower is 14cm
• The TV is on a chest of drawers with a remote control.

Bathroom, Shower-room & WC [Ensuite or Shared]

• All bedrooms have ensuites with a shower cubicle, wash basin and toilet.

Additional Information

• Children are welcome, we have 2 family rooms. We have a selection of smoking and non smoking bedrooms, please let us know your preference.
• There are fire extinguishers situated throughout the hotel, and a brand new L2 fire alarm is fitted throughout. There are 2 fire exits on the ground floor
through the bar area and also one on the first and second floors.
• Guests medication can be kept in the fridge in the kitchen.

Contact Information

• Address: 71 READS AVENUE, BLACKPOOL, LANCASHIRE, FY1 4DG
• Telephone: 01253 621024
• Email: info@newhampshireblackpool.co.uk
• Website: www.newhampshireblackpool.co.uk
• Hours of operation: The hotel is open all year round, and the telephone is answered at all reasonable hours.
• Emergency number: Blackpool NHS Walk in Centre 01253 655871 open 8am – 9pm Monday to Saturday and 9am – 8pm Sunday and Bank Holidays.
• Local equipment hire companies: 01253405457
• Local public transport numbers: Blackpool Transport Services 01253 473001
National Rail 0871 2004950
• Local accessible taxi numbers: C Cabs 01253 292929