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The Wheatsheaf Inn

3.0 of 5 Inn   |   45 Chapel Street, Newmarket CB8 7HA, England
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Ranked #15 of 18 Newmarket B&B and Inns
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 2 weeks ago
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Rating summary
  • Location
    3.5 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 of 5 stars
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Boston, United Kingdom
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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We were not sure when we arrived as to the suitability of the accommodation. After having a meal on the Friday, which was excellent, and settling into the room, which was first class. The evenings entertainment was very enjoyable and we found the friendly atmosphere was overflowing until 2.30am on Saturday morning. We had a great nights sleep followed by... More

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Leeds, United Kingdom
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Myself, husband and our Lab Dexter stayed here overnight, we had a meal which was really gorgeous, i had lasagne, Husband (and Dexter) had steak, he said it was best he has had in a very long time. Pub was busy when we arrived about 8pm, locals very friendly, Dexter was made very welcome. Room was fine for what we... More

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Sutton in Ashfield, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We are Paul and Colin from Custom Buildings Garden Offices. From the off we were made very welcome. We had been working for 14 hours when we arrived, so the sparkling clean room, amazing power shower and so so so comfortable beds were just what the doctor ordered. Having washed and brushed up, we made a cuppa, plenty of supplies... More

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Cairns, Australia
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28 reviews 28 reviews
15 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Called in here for a cool beverage and something light to eat, wine wasn't cold and I had to ask for ice. 4 staff standing behind bar chatting about the customers wasn't conducive to a nice relaxing end of day drink! Tortolleni was dry and tasteless

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Lowestoft, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2014

we loved it ken the landlord was a gent very happy to help in every area we would deffo stay again!!! beds comfy food excellent no complaints he even took us in his opentopped merc to the races to see the beach boys !!! couldnt have asked for more from our stay the locals were all very welcomming would recommend... More

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Isle of Skye
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46 reviews 46 reviews
16 hotel reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 18, 2014

I have named this review pub with rooms because anyone booking it should really know that. It is not a hotel or guesthouse it is a 17c inn with quirky rooms and a dark traditional bar. I loved it. My room was a double, spacious and clean. The shower looked a little sad and I was ready for a disappointment... More

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Nottingham, United Kingdom
1 review
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 17, 2014

Had the misfortune to stay in Newmarket on business when the racing was on, rendering every decent hotel and B&B full. Through a weird and wonderful (not) corporate booking tool called Click Travel, was booked into this hovel. Paid £65 for a double room with single occupancy. Showed into a room with the dimensions and character of a 6' by... More

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County Cork, Ireland
1 review
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2014

I don't really think The Owner/Landlord/whatever seems to care too much about his guests. The room was recently painted but limited widdow opening due to broken sash ,foam pillows not very comfortable, shower and sink fitted into very small space. Breakfast was poor no vegeterian option offered to my wife ,my half full english appeared within 2 minutes so I... More

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Watford
1 review
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2014 via mobile

After reading the reviews before we arrived we thought what have we booked! The reviews did not match the excellent experience we had. We were a group of 6 and had a really lovely night away. Clean and spacious rooms, VERY friendly staff and host and a great tasting breakfast the next morning. This hotel is situated in a quiet... More

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2014 via mobile

Absolutely revolting hotel. Rooms are tiny, dirty, dusty & stained (particularly on the mattress cover). Holes in the fabric. Crumbs left in the bedside cabinet. Landlord couldn't give a monkeys when approached. No wifi access (that's free unless you are a BT customer). No breakfast provided to guests who have to leave early. Noisy & access is shocking. If you... More

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Address: 45 Chapel Street, Newmarket CB8 7HA, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > East Anglia > Suffolk > Newmarket
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Ranked #15 of 18 B&Bs / Inns in Newmarket
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:3 star — The Wheatsheaf Inn 3*
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