Access statement for Cranstone Guesthouse

Access statement for the Cranstone Guesthouse


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Updated Aug 2022 

Information includes, room size how to find us etc. Please read on..

The Cranstone offers you quality accommodation catering for families couples and senior citizens. We have 7 letting rooms sleeping 19 people ( doubles family and twin).

We are ideally situated between the famous tower and the exciting pleasure beach. We are just over half way along Alexandra Rd A tram or bus ride into the town or into Lytham St Anne’s The tram is at the top along near St Chads Road and the bus at the bottom on Lytham Road




By train to Blackpool South station Blackpool South is the nearest station to Alexandra Road we are approx 10 min walk on a fairly level ground, although this is the nearest station it is very slow and the train stops at every station.


By train to Blackpool North Station. This station is the nearest station to the town centre. It is

approx 30 min walk to Alexandra Road. It is advisable to take a taxi this should cost around £5.00.---£7.00. This the most popular of the 2 stations.


By Car We have no parking but do have on street parking. 


By Aeroplane Manchester international approx 1 hour 10 minutes away. Taxi approx £60 






It is advisable to park on the street across the rd from the Cranstone.

There are 3 steps to the front door and a hand rail the door bell is approx 1m high.

Reception is located in the bar straight along from the hall assistance bell on inside door 1m high

All corridors are carpeted and well lit day and night.

We offer assistance with luggage etc.







Dining & lounge are on the ground floor this is carpeted throughout.

6 tables are laid with cloth table clothes and set.

Seating is without arms

Limited space for wheelchairs during busy periods.

A mix of self serve and waited tables are serviced throughout breakfast and Dinner.





Our bedrooms are set out over 3 floors and are accessed via stairs.

We do not have a lift.

Corridors to all bedrooms are carpeted and well lit

1st floor 12 stairs up to 1st floor then 3 stairs going to room 1

5 stairs up to rooms 2 3

 2nd floor 12 stairs

1 stair to rooms 5 and 6

3rd floor 3 stairs up to rooms  8 9 10





Bedrooms are on 3 floors and accessed via stairs.

Corridors to bedrooms are well lit day and night

Smoking is not permitted anywhere in the hotel

All bedrooms are carpeted and en-suite floors are vinyl

Rooms have heating either fixed or portable

Rooms equipped with TV and welcome trays with kettles

Iron boards are located outside rooms 1 and room 8

Hairdryers and irons are available on request.




Access to the bar is along the hall way

Bar is carpeted throughout and fully lit

4 tables and 5 stools without arms

Side seating without arms covers most of the wall area

Bar is open at the discretion of the owners and offers alcoholic soft drinks and snacks.

A selection of games are available.

Smoking is not permitted in this area




All areas are well lit and maintained

Security lighting is located on all floors should there be a need to evacuate these will illuminate

L2 fire alarm system as been installed for your safety fitted with sounders and heat detection.

There are 2 public wc 1 on the 1st floor outside room 1 and 2nd on 2nd floor outside room 5

Smoking is not permitted anywhere in the building.

Please smoke outside the front door on the small patio area

Smoking bin provided.



Thank you for taking the time to read this should you wish to contact either Sam or Shirley we will be pleased to help or answer any questions you may have.

01253 345918.