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3.0 of 5 Inn   |   80 Sydenham Road, Guildford GU1 3SA, England
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Ranked #16 of 25 Guildford B&B and Inns
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 8, 2014
SasW Colchester, United Kingdom
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3 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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1 of 5 stars Reviewed December 1, 2014

We were in here two minutes and decides to leave and booked another hotel. Really lumpy beds, the shower didn't work, very dirty decor, the pub downstairs was nice though, shame the hotel part resembles a down and outs hovel

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Colchester, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 8, 2014

We had a double room (number 1). Check in was fine and easy and done by a polite gentleman. We were given a key for the external door and one for the internal door. The room was a good size with a good bathroom. Drink tray was excellent (tea, coffee, hot chocolate, biscuits). They put a little fridge in the... More 

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Guildford, England, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 16, 2014

Stayed at the Albany last night, was really good, rooms were clean staff were nice and helpful and I was given a selection of cereals and milk with some fresh orange juice! The shower was nice and clean and I would recommend this to anyone looking for somewhere close to town to stay

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 3, 2014

You get what you pay for-not going to be 5 star for the money! Room acceptable - clean, but could do with a general redecoration! Very close to town - no problem parking on bay opposite! Tea, coffee and hot chocolate sachets provided! Would stay again!

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2014

looking for a place to stay for Daughters graduation all hotels in area either fully booked or had trebled their rates for that week We paid £75 per night and got room 3 on the top floor room basic but adequate for our needs-noisy till late as would expect above a busy pub and restaurant no cooked breakfast but cereal... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2014

Simple, unfussy place to stay. The pub/restaurant was nice; the room we had (top floor) was spacious and clean enough. The furnishing and decorations are lackluster (the professional images look a bit nicer), but it was a good enough place for us to stay for a night. Location - easy walk to town.

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Kingston-upon-hull, United Kingdom
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 28, 2014

Arrive,found out NO PARKING. Went to Premier Inn for breakfast, only cereal with UHT milk and 2 bottles of Tropicana. NO FULL ENGLISH! It's a lock up pub, no one Around till 10 in the morning. No fan.

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London
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 20, 2014

I stayed in room no 1 of this grubby guest house last night after attending a colleagues leaving party in the town, I needed a place to stay in Guildford & was unlucky to book into the Albany. The moment I saw the hall & stair stained carpet I knew I had made a mistake, the room was no better... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 18, 2014

Amazing value! Super food and excellent staff. First class food - such good quality and the best we found in Guildford in our three night stay. Might suggest new mattresses for the future but to be honest my sister and I plus our partners had a fab time. Nothing too much trouble.

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Canterbury, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 14, 2014

I stayed here with my best friend on a Thursday evening- stayed at a room on the top floor. Perfect for a one night stay, had a nice mini fridge with orange juice and milk and some cereal boxes for breakfast in the morning. Bathroom was nice and modern and it was in a great location right at the top... More 

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Address: 80 Sydenham Road, Guildford GU1 3SA, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Surrey > Guildford
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:3 star — The Albany 3*
Number of rooms: 4
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