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Hillcrest

15 Lindum Terrace, Lincoln LN2 5RT, England
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Ranked #8 of 14 hotels in Lincoln
Certificate of Excellence 2013
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5 of 5 stars reviewed yesterday
JillCambs Cambridge, United Kingdom
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Cambridge, United Kingdom
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17 reviews 17 reviews
10 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

We stayed overnight whilst visiting daughter at uni. It is a lovely hotel, spotlessly clean, bright and welcoming. The breakfast was very good and nothin was to much trouble. It is a really beautiful building which mixes the old with the new really well. I loved all the magnificent lights around the hotel. The staff were really friendly and helpful.... More

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Bradford, United Kingdom
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

I stayed at the hotel for one night with my friend....Lincoln is a half way point in the country for us to meet. Free car parking is attractive when I look for a hotel. The decor was striking....I could tell that the owners had spent a lot of money creating the "wow" effect. The room was great...we just wanted a... More

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Maidenhead, United Kingdom
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22 reviews 22 reviews
10 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We were on a business trip near Lincoln and decided to stay overnight and visit the Cathedral. I found Hillcrest via a dog-friendly web site and there was no extra charge for our large companion. We had room 1, right next to the front door so very convenient, and there is a path down the side of the building directly... More

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London
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10 reviews 10 reviews
5 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 8, 2013

We had a lovely welcome, despute arriving late and the hotel was warm, clean and ideal for our 4 night stay. Yes, the bathrooms are small but the beds are very comfy and the breakfasts were great. I've paid far more for far worse and would happily stay again. Close to the cathedral and the Christmas market the position is... More

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Axbridge, United Kingdom
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106 reviews 106 reviews
59 hotel reviews
73 helpful votes 73 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 13, 2013 via mobile

Car parking is awkward, suggest you don't bother but park on the road which is fine. Room was small, with rather Heath Robinson desk and fairly basic furnishing. However bed was super comfy with feather pillows and duvet. Bathroom was small, with glass shelf above sink which catapulted my stuff into the sink when I tried to use it. Shower... More

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Staffordshire
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44 reviews 44 reviews
25 hotel reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 9, 2013

I normally stay in chain hotels which makes them much easier to compare because they are all pretty much the same - the two star Hillcrest therefore is a bit of a departure from what I'm used to. There is limited parking on-site (I was lucky enough to get one of the spaces) but there was plenty of free parking... More

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Bungay
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4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 30, 2013

We had never been to Lincoln and as the weather was so good decided on the spur of the moment to make a short three day visit on our new motorbike! We searched for a hotel on Trip Advisor and it seemed perfect as we do not like big chain hotels or cold characterless modern bedrooms. We were not disappointed.... More

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London, United Kingdom
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12 reviews 12 reviews
4 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2013

Our trip was very last minute, so I didn't have time to research b&b's, and not liking big chain hotels, went with what others had said about Hillcrest Hotel. And they were right about the welcoming and friendly staff. They were extremely accommodating and helpful. The hotel itself is in an ideal location, so close to the centre - not... More

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Northampton, United Kingdom
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8 reviews 8 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 4, 2013

Just spent a very enjoyable weekend in Lincoln and a night at Hillcrest. Would recommend the hotel to you all. Very well positioned for the Castle and Cathedral, easy walking to both. Around this area are lots of lovely shops and bars and both sit at the top of Steep Street which is exactly that - steep! However, we did... More

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Brigg, United Kingdom
2 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2013

Such a warm and friendly welcome at this hotel, you don't get that at some other well known hotels I could think of!! lovely staff. We usually stay at well known big chain hotels, but so pleased we didn't this time, it was such a lovely atmosphere and the room we stayed in was just as good, it was comfortable,... More

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Additional Information about Hillcrest

Also Known As:
Hillcrest Hotel Lincoln
Address: 15 Lindum Terrace, Lincoln LN2 5RT, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Lincolnshire > Lincoln
Amenities:
Bar / Lounge Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly ) Restaurant Room Service
Hotel Style:
#4 Family Hotel in Lincoln
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
The Hillcrest Hotel is a small family run hotel which backs onto Lincoln's tree park, the ideal place to go for walk or a jog, or simply sit in our conservatory and watch the world go by.All our rooms are ensuite, mostly with showers, all include flat screen televisions with Freeview, complimentary in room beverages, Free WiFi throughout, feather duvets & top pillows, which can be changed if required, please advise us at time of reservation.We are pleased to offer complimentary on site parking, which is limited, with reservations not being possible, also ample free on street parking.Hillcrest is situated only a short stroll to Lincoln Cathedral, Castle, Steep Hill, with all their amenities, when you are all shopped out why not visit The Usher Gallery & museum, or Lincoln Archives in Rumbold Street. ... more   less 
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