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The Grange Hotel

3.0 of 5 Hotel   |   Barton Road, Thurston, Bury St. Edmunds IP31 3PQ, England
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3 of 5 stars reviewed 2 weeks ago
Stephen W Cambridge, United Kingdom
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  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3.5 of 5 stars
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Cambridge, United Kingdom
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363 reviews 363 reviews
63 hotel reviews
212 helpful votes 212 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We went to a party here on Saturday evening. Two function rooms were booked, one having a 'cash only' bar and the other having a buffet. A disco was also provided in the bar area. The bar was small but the staff worked well to serve quickly. Usual high hotel prices as expected. Decor isn't brilliant - all looks a... More 

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Malaga, Spain
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14 hotel reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I stayed a single night here in December when I booked a junior sweet with booking.com. A little later I received an email from the hotel apologizing for the inconvenience but there had been a mix up and they did not have the room I booked available. Then I received another email saying to disregard the previous email, and then... More 

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Bury St. Edmunds, United Kingdom
2 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The function room was booked for a Christmas party with our band and included a 3 course meal, disco and casino. We found that casino tables were so small that everyone was crowded around and the last people arrived couldn't participate. It did not help at all trying to socialise with people around, and later after the meal, the casino... More 

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Ipswich, United Kingdom
5 reviews 5 reviews
2 of 5 stars Reviewed December 26, 2014

We arrived for a Christmas Party night and got pretty much what we expected (after checking reviews by others): Average food, poor service in a tired hotel run mainly by agency staff that were only there for the Christmas business. Priced at £38.50 pp for meal & disco it is priced in the mid to upper range for a Christmas... More 

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London, United Kingdom
4 reviews 4 reviews
3 hotel reviews
2 of 5 stars Reviewed December 24, 2014

Hotel was nice but not amazing requested frame cos of my sleep needs was given a small divan in the tiniest room, carpet wasn't even carpet was cork boards with a rug over the top. Only plus on the room was a decent size tv Receptionist was nice at first until we said we didn't want to put £20 deposit... More 

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Birmingham, England, United Kingdom
16 reviews 16 reviews
7 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 26, 2014

We stayed in a mini suite with our babies. The longe area was very small with a very old sofa bed, chair, table for kettle, desk and tv on a stand. It was nice to have this extra space but the sofa bed was really low and not comfortable to sit on. The bedroom was a good size, nice plain... More 

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Northampton, United Kingdom
12 reviews 12 reviews
3 hotel reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed November 7, 2014

Needed some where to stay at quite short notice and thought the setting lovely--till we arrived.Where was the signage to guide you to the front door.As we entered 2 people looked up from reception desk located under staircase----not a word spoken to us!!! How rude! Their first big mistake.We smiled and introduced ourselves politely.On signing in we were handed keys... More 

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Ilford, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2014

We have just had our small intimate wedding and reception at The Grange Hotel on the 1st November 2014. It was better than we could have hoped for. From start to finish everything was perfect, The wedding ceremony was held in the lovely cosy coffee room looking out onto a beautiful garden,Vipal the owner was there throughout making sure everything... More 

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Skegness, United Kingdom
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61 reviews 61 reviews
20 hotel reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2014

I would have liked to have rated this hotel higher, but there were a couple of problems and honesty needs to be reflected in this review. This is a lovely old style hotel, not over modernised in a great setting. I found the staff helpful and polite and the room quite acceptable. A few problems are to be expected with... More 

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed October 31, 2014

Me and my partner stayed in the family room with our 2 children. On arrival staff seemed very rude and not very approachable. Room was very disappointing considering the price we paid for it. Shower trickled out which made it almost impossible to wash in! A lot of noise could be heard from our room including people being intimate with... More 

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Address: Barton Road, Thurston, Bury St. Edmunds IP31 3PQ, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > East Anglia > Suffolk > Bury St. Edmunds > Thurston
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:3 star — The Grange Hotel 3*
Number of rooms: 15
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