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The Arden Hotel

4.0 of 5 Hotel   |   Waterside, Stratford-upon-Avon CV37 6BA, England
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4 of 5 stars reviewed 2 days ago
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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16 reviews 16 reviews
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6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

the staff were pleasant and friendly, delicious food- breakfast and dinner, spacious rooms and bathrooms and extremely comfortable beds, love this hotel! the only complaint that we had to make was three series of different noises, the toilet flushing and refilling, noise of scraping chairs and something that sounded like feedback from the roof!?!?!?! But everything else, all good in... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Lovely hotel reception staff very helpful , rooms wonderful with everything you will need The only let down was the restaurant no atmosphere Staff unhelpful after eating there for two nights could Not face another so canceled and ate in town Apart from that a really lovely hotel would stay there Again

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Birmingham England
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34 helpful votes 34 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

A good hotel with large spacious rooms. Decent food and friendly staff, but . . . Where is the air con in the rooms? I have stayed here twice and both times the room was too hot and i coudln't open the window as i was on the ground floor. Overall - definitely worth a visit

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Barton-upon-Humber, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Recently stayed in April lovely setting great views, nice town to walk around and later a nice meal down Sheep street. Alot of History to the Town and will be back again May for an overnight stay again. Hotel is old but well maintained. Rooms are nice i stayed in the Ash Room. The only complaint i have is the... More

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Worthing
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

We travel to Stratford upon Avon a couple of times a year and the Arden was one of the hotels we had not yet stayed in. We have been in there often to eat and to sit at the bar and enjoy a few cocktails. The staff had always been efficient and friendly so we though we would treat ourselves... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A return visit after 10 years for a theatre B & B. More luxury, but relaxed atmosphere, same nod towards it's history, but not over-the-top. Wonderful room, try Redwood, loved it. Excellent breakfast which kept us going all day! Plenty of fruit and choices of traditional breakfasts, my husband really enjoyed his smoked haddock and poached eggs. We highly recommend... More

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London, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This hotel is ideally placed for visitors to RSC theatres, just across the road. It has been extensively refurbished to a high standard, but retains some of the quirks of the original building. Reception staff were not particularly welcoming, but all others were excellent: efficient and pleasant. The generous breakfast, with waiter service, was perfect - even the tricky problem... More

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42 hotel reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Stayed at the Arden last week for (I think) the tenth time. It was lovely as usual, but some small details left me disappointed, especially as I had brought my wife in this business trip for the first time and she was looking forward to seeing The Arden which I always rave about. Despite booking long in advance we were... More

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Rugeley, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We have recently returned from a three night stay at this lovely hotel..Staff were very helpful and pleasant ,rooms clean, but what a shame our experience was marred by the service in the dining room. At breakfast and dinner it was so slow and disorganised( except for the two occasions when the manager was on duty) that several guests complained..

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had Mothering Sunday lunch at The Arden on Sunday and very nice it was. The food was excellent, as was the service. The hotel is delightfully modern and overlooks the river. I would certainly recommend it.

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Also Known As:
The Arden Hotel Stratford-Upon-Avon, England
Address: Waterside, Stratford-upon-Avon CV37 6BA, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Warwickshire > Stratford-upon-Avon
Amenities:
Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Restaurant Room Service Suites Wheelchair access
Hotel Style:
#1 Luxury Hotel in Stratford-upon-Avon
#2 Romantic Hotel in Stratford-upon-Avon
#2 Business Hotel in Stratford-upon-Avon
#3 Family Hotel in Stratford-upon-Avon
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:4 star — The Arden Hotel 4*
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
Located in the heart of historic Stratford-upon-Avon, directly opposite the world-renowned Royal Shakespeare Company Theatres, the Arden Hotel has undergone a multi-million pound refurbishment to create an elegant and sophisticated 45-bedroom boutique-style hotel. The transformed Arden Hotel opened its doors in July 2010, and is fast becoming the flagship destination in the redeveloped World Class Stratford, enticing Shakespeare aficionados and theatre-goers from all over the globe.The luxuriously renovated Arden boasts the chic new Waterside Brasserie, a stylish Champagne Bar and spacious suites with beautiful views over the River Avon, providing an inspirational backdrop for your trip, whether for business or pleasure.Set in glorious Warwickshire, the Arden Hotel with its large car park is an ideal base for exploring some of England’s most famous and picturesque countryside, including the charming villages of the Cotswolds, the bountiful Vale of Evesham and the ancient market town of Warwick with its awe-inspiring castle. ... more   less 
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