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The Arden Hotel

4.0 of 5 Hotel   |   Waterside, Stratford-upon-Avon CV37 6BA, England
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Stayed here many times as a couple visiting stratford. The rooms are fantastic, each one different. The bathroom facilities are also great! We have dined in the restaurant for dinner and breakfast which are both always enjoyable. Will return and would recommend to anyone. One of the nicest hotels in Stratford.

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Chichester, United Kingdom
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33 reviews 33 reviews
15 hotel reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We had a pleasant room overlooking the theatre and the river, with a small but clean and well equipped bathroom. The bed was very comfortable. There is a lot to like about this hotel, but some oddly disappointing features which make it a definite 4* experience rather than five. Breakfast was good but the staff seemed strangely inattentive. We had... More 

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London
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28 reviews 28 reviews
8 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

On our first trip to the area, I can enthusiastically recommend this hotel. The town is compact and the hotel is well-positioned to walk everywhere. The hotel rooms are large and attractively furnished, a tasty breakfast in offered and the staff are top class.

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18 reviews 18 reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

A wonderful theater package is on offer including dinner,theatre,night and breakfast.Very good value. The bedrooms are very comfortable and beds amazing, superb bathroom. Very good dinner and breakfast. I highly recommend it.wonderful break.

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Buckingham, United Kingdom
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91 reviews 91 reviews
19 hotel reviews
37 helpful votes 37 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We stayed at The Arden overnight for my wife's birthday combined with a visit to the RSC theatre- just across the road. We had a lovely large deluxe room with a large bathroom and separate large walk-in shower. We had an early dinner before the theatre in The Waterside Brasserie which overlooks the RSC and the river- we both chose... More 

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13 reviews 13 reviews
6 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Booked this just before Christmas for between Christmas and New Year. Is a gem. The staff are friendly, super efficient (need to move the reception as is freezing during winter - staff will get pneumonia!) and helpful. The rooms are of good size and beautifully designed - everything has been thought of including plug sockets, big bathrooms and good storage... More 

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6 hotel reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We cannot recommend this city centre hotel highly enough. Well positioned for your short stay or visit to the theatre. Staff are simply outstanding, food excellent, very clean and well presented accommodation, bed comfortable, what's not to love?

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We've stayed a few times before at the Arden in Stratford and also at the sister hotel, Mallory Court in Leamington. The Arden is ideally situated, just opposite the RSC. On this, our latest visit, we found the staff attentive, courteous and chatty. We stayed in the Master bedroom (the honeymoon suite) which is spacious and comfortable. Once again, the... More 

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

A small hotel that looks like a country pub from the outside but far from it once inside. On check in we were upgraded to the Monkey Puzzle room and this feature room was great. A large super king bed, very large and luxurious bathroom, welcome fruit platter and mineral water and lots of charm. The room was on the... More 

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Leatherhead, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

An excellent hotel - just two minutes walk from the theatre. Clean, comfortable and friendly. Unlike just about everywhere else in Stratford, that closes as the theatre turns out, The Arden offers a limited but excellent post theatre supper menu. Food at the Arden is very good - we had breakfast and the the superb afternoon tea as well as... More 

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Address: Waterside, Stratford-upon-Avon CV37 6BA, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Warwickshire > Stratford-upon-Avon
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:4 star — The Arden Hotel 4*
Number of rooms: 45
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