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Spindle Lodge Hotel

2 West Walk, Leicester LE1 7NA, England
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Ranked #29 of 42 hotels in Leicester
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2014
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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
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3 of 5 stars
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9 reviews 9 reviews
4 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2014

I stayed here for a business trip to the nearby university, and I thought Spindle Lodge was perfect for the occasion. The lady who greeted me - I think her name was Melba - couldn't have been more accommodating, and made me feel very welcome. The room was fine; I opted to pay more for a private bathroom but I... More

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Redcar, United Kingdom
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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2014

I had the pleasure of staying in this delightful lodge and quite frankly, I wish I could live there! The room was incredibly hot just as I like it, and the artwork on the walls is amazing. After a thoroughly delightful evening I awoke to the best part of my trip.... The breakfast! The one egg one tomato one sausage... More

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Buckingham, United Kingdom
2 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 23, 2014

I stayed here in November 2013, due to having an interview to attend at Leicester university. Being a female travelling alone, safety was a big issue, yet I soon found out there was nothing to worry about at Spindle Lodge. It's quiet and I was able to study without disturbance; it's clean; the manager is a friendly woman; and I... More

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31 reviews 31 reviews
7 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 2, 2014

Visiting the De Montfort hall for a show ,this was an ideal distance ,away 5 mins walk,the hotel is spotlessly clean ,but quite dated ,the hostess was brilliant and friendly and the cooked breakfast was very good, it was more like staying at ones grannies than the plastic prisons we usually stay in ,I loved staying at grannies so this... More

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London, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 12, 2013

I booked a single room for my 17-year-old son who had to be in Leicester very early in the morning for an interview at the university. He found the staff very friendly, the room was clean and comfortable and the en suite facilities ideal for him. Breakfast was very good too. As a mum who was concerned about her son... More

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18 reviews 18 reviews
7 hotel reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 26, 2013

A very friendly B&B in the University area. The interesting mid-Victorian building has limitations as to room size, but it was clean and comfortable. The owners are very honest about what it is, a 'Guest House', that caters for people visiting Leicester. It is very close to the University and appeals to (and is indeed run by) academics visiting. The... More

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14 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 3, 2013

Stayed here when seeing Ken Dodd (absolutely brilliant at the age of 86) at the De Montfort Hall. Five minutes walk from the station and then another five minutes walk to the De Montfort Hall. In a nice, quiet, and leafy location. A good looking old fashioned building. My room could have done with a touch of redecorating but was... More

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6 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 19, 2013

me and my wife stayed here in june 2012, all i can say is that place needs decorating, my room was very small,totally drab, it really needs decorating badly, the carpet was thread bare, the sheets were clean, the bed hard, i really would expect more for £65 a night, the on suite bathroom was tiny and no bath,just a... More

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Sheffield, United Kingdom
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29 reviews 29 reviews
5 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 11, 2013

A beautiful old, solid building on a quiet, leafy street. Thick walls - so nice and peaceful. Rooms of decent size - also warm, and clean. Very old-fashioned where decoration was concerned, but, definitely in keeping with the period (why do people always seem to want cutting edge modernism...'old-fashioned' was not that long ago, and is certainly nothing to mock!)... More

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Bristol, United Kingdom
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7 reviews 7 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 2, 2013

Clearly hasn't been updated in decades - really shabby. I could deal with the place being shabby, but the fact that it was very noisy, there was no way to cover the window to block out light and the bed was so soft that I felt like I was falling into a hole meant I had to leave. I was... More

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Address: 2 West Walk, Leicester LE1 7NA, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Leicestershire > Leicester
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