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The Highfield

3.0 of 5 Hotel   |   47 Highfield Road | Idle, Bradford BD10 8QH, England
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Ranked #20 of 29 hotels in Bradford
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4 of 5 stars reviewed 1 week ago
David L Norwich, United Kingdom
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  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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Norwich, United Kingdom
11 reviews 11 reviews
5 hotel reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a what you see is what you get sort of hotel. My wife & I stayed for two nights Huge room Nice big bathroom ...Bed clean & comfortable room & bathroom very clean as well ......Breakfast continental selection .....well maybe not the best in the world but we thought at £55 per night it was good value......Dead handy... More

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9 reviews 9 reviews
3 hotel reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Difference between chain and family run hotels is the uniqueness with family owned places offering more comfort and treat you better not just like a number like a chain of hotels identical rooms. Nice friendly service and large clean rooms

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Scarborough, United Kingdom
4 reviews 4 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Stayed at this hotel for one night before flying from Leeds Bradford. Got a lovely welcome from receptionist and showed to a very large downstairs room with windows all down one side overlooking secluded track area with trees which was lovely. Apparently being landscaped so might not be so private when finished. Room was great with en-suite facilities, shower very... More

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Chatham, United Kingdom
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48 reviews 48 reviews
10 hotel reviews
35 helpful votes 35 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 2014

Stayed for 2 nights. Reception staff very friendly and helpful and check in was quick and painless. Shown to our room, which was huge, basically furnished but clean and probably the biggest room we have stayed at in the UK. True the room was basic but the bed was comfortable, and the room clean and tidy. Breakfast was Continental style... More

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Scarborough, United Kingdom
4 reviews 4 reviews
3 hotel reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 28, 2014

The good : lovely helpful girl at reception . Nice though small leisure club to use ..great for the kids...cold breakfast self service till 12pm which means no rushing in the morning and a good brunch to take you through the good part of the day. No check out rush. The bad: we booked as our first option was booked...so... More

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3 reviews 3 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2014

stayed just one night for a wedding,got a early check in,the room was large and clean.when we got back from our wedding there was one going on at the hotel.very noisy but could not hear anthing in the room.tip if staying at the week end try to get a room at the rear, as they are very quite.breakfast was a... More

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Lincoln, United Kingdom
4 reviews 4 reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 14, 2014

From start to finish this hotel was brilliant, easy check in with lovely friendly young lady on reception. We were shown to our rooms and were totally amazed at how large the rooms were, we booked into a triple & king room and both rooms were the same size, very clean, light and airy and including ensuite bathroom with fast... More

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Santa Cruz de Tenerife, Spain
11 reviews 11 reviews
3 hotel reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 13, 2014

We stayed here for 5 nights with 2 kids, very friendly and helpful staff, they did anything they could to accommodate us. Room was big and clean, very cosy and we enjoyed our stay here, would stay again.

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Doncaster, United Kingdom
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39 reviews 39 reviews
13 hotel reviews
42 helpful votes 42 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 9, 2014

We needed to stay one night to go to a wedding and stay over. Booking in is from 2pm- but I rang to explain we needed to be changed and in church for 1.30. No problem. They said noon would be ok. The booking in was easy and friendly. The room was huge, clean, light and airy. Nicely decorated and... More

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Grimsby, United Kingdom
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46 reviews 46 reviews
13 hotel reviews
35 helpful votes 35 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 7, 2014

I stayed here one night while attending a work course in Idle. The hotel is clean, basic and the decor very dated. It smells a bit musty. I only saw one member of staff as I arrived late and left early - she was lovely very friendly. Apparently there is a gym but didn't have chance to use it. My... More

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Address: 47 Highfield Road | Idle, Bradford BD10 8QH, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Yorkshire > West Yorkshire > Bradford
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:3 star — The Highfield 3*
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The Highfield Hotel Bradford
Sporting Hotel Bradford

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This Hotel offers a large family friendly bar with lounge area and is open from 12pm serving a good selection of bar snacks and meals Monday from 12pm through to Sunday 6pm. Staff can assist you with extra services such as printing airline tickets and are able to offer information on their private functions, wedding services and meeting/banqueting facilities for up to 120 guests. Leisure club on site, free use of the swimming pool, gymnasium, spa, sauna and steam room offered to all hotel guests. Sun bed available at a charge. Additional amenities include a pool table, games machines and complimentary Wifi access. A light breakfast is included every morning of your stay. RV and truck parking available. The property may provide extended parking privileges to guests after check-out. This is a smoke-free property offering non-smoking rooms, rooms and facilities for disabled guests, heating and luggage storage The legendary Johan Cruyff stayed at the hotel (the ‘Baron of Beef’ as it was then), as it was close to Dennyfield, Thackley’s ground, where his Barcelona team trained before the match with Leeds in the European Cup Semi Final (if you have any more information about the history of the site, or any old photos you’d like to share with us, we would love to hear from you).The 30 ‘American Sized’ guest bedrooms at The Highfield all include 19-22 inch LCD televisions with 40+ channels including music/radio channels via freeview & a DVD player, tea and coffee making facilities and hair dryers in every room. Bathrooms are all private en-suite and comprise of a bath/shower, shaving socket and complimentary toiletries. No charge for cot hire. Iron and ironing boards available upon request. Complimentary Wifi access is also available. We can also provide drinks in your room, by prior arrangement. All rooms at The Highfield are non-smoking ... more   less 
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