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The Earl of Doncaster

4.0 of 5 Hotel   |   Bennetthorpe, Doncaster DN2 6AD, England
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Ranked #7 of 19 hotels in Doncaster
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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4 of 5 stars reviewed 4 days ago
davidh of england East Anglia, UK
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  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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East Anglia, UK
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130 reviews 130 reviews
72 hotel reviews
55 helpful votes 55 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

A very comfortable room , excellent breakfast, friendly staff, and free wifi which works. That all makes for a pretty good combination. The ambience felt a little dated, but as this matched the classic decor it added to the charm

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Doncaster, United Kingdom
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65 reviews 65 reviews
11 hotel reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

we booked in on a steak night which was very busy and noisy as their was a tribute band on up stairs and the people were using the deco bar, ( we were not the only couple that noticed this ) although the staff were polite I felt that they needed to re group, at one point we were asked... More

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Berwick upon Tweed, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We attended the Summer crafting event at the racecourse and stayed for an overnight stay for the Saturday night. We arrived early but the staff couldn't have been more helpful a special mention to Ronnie he was great. We will definitely go back we had a lovely meal in the evening and again staff fantastic. Well done to everyone.

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Scunthorpe, United Kingdom
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29 reviews 29 reviews
10 hotel reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We took my mother in law to the Earl of Doncaster for afternoon tea as it was her birthday. The decor is magnificent. The room oozed sophistication and glamour of the 1920's. We were even more delighted with the service and the food was exquisite. I had a purple voucher for 2 for 1 on the afternoon tea otherwise it... More

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Ricky H, Operations Manager at The Earl of Doncaster, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for taking the time to review your experience of your recent stay at The Earl Of Doncaster Hotel. We are very pleased to read that you all had a good time during your recent afternoon tea in our Cafe Bar Concerto and pleased the team attended to your requirements in an excellent manner. I will be... More

Doncaster, United Kingdom
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16 reviews 16 reviews
7 hotel reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I visited this hotel last year as I had a two for one voucher for afternoon tea. We went on a Sunday afternoon and it was very quiet and peaceful. The manager got chatting to us and it was clear he was passionate about the hotel. He took us to see the fabulous ballroom. This has stayed in my mind... More

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Ricky H, Operations Manager at The Earl of Doncaster, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for taking the time to review The Earl Of Doncaster Hotel. It was a pleasure to welcome you to the hotel last Sunday. Even more so myself and the team are looking forward to welcoming you to the hotel for your wedding at the hotel. I am really pleased Marie has been of great support to... More

Mansfield, United Kingdom
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13 reviews 13 reviews
10 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I have to say this is one of my favourite hotels. The food is very good quality and great value. I love the 1940's style decor throughout the hotel. The rooms are very presentable and spacious. It is also in a good location being a 5-10 minute walk from town. The staff are very friendly and helpful. This is the... More

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Ricky H, Operations Manager at The Earl of Doncaster, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for taking the time to review your experience of your recent stay at The Earl Of Doncaster Hotel. I am delighted to read that the hotel is one of your favourites and that you find it and its location very convenient for you. I will be sure to pass on your kind comments to the staff.... More

Ipswich, United Kingdom
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5 reviews 5 reviews
4 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I stayed at the Earl on two occasions over a two week period as I was working in the area. On both occasions I stayed on the third floor over looking the sports club and field across the road to the front of the building. My room was more than satisfactory, it was extremely clean and well presented and the... More

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Ricky H, Operations Manager at The Earl of Doncaster, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for taking the time to review your experience of your recent stay at The Earl Of Doncaster Hotel. I am pleased to read you found your room more than satisfactory and found the restaurant food both in the evening and breakfast along with our service to be of a high quality. I will be sure to... More

Manchester, United Kingdom
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6 reviews 6 reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 18, 2014

From the moment I walked through the doors the staff couldn't have been more helpful or welcoming. My room was gorgeous, with a lovely new bathroom and a well decorated and furnished room. (if you look on the website it is the room with the patterned walls and ornate black bed and matching lamp shades!). I dined in the restaurant... More

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Ricky H, Operations Manager at The Earl of Doncaster, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for taking the time to write your recent review and share your experience of The Earl Of Doncaster. Your comments complementing our rooms are a delight to read. I am pleased you found the duck breast to be delicious and that the team were extremely helpful during your stay. Thank you once again for your review,... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 5, 2014 via mobile

Stayed here in April of this year. Fabulous hotel with beautiful decor. We had our 6 month old baby with us and the hotel staff were extremely helpful and very friendly. No such thing as too much trouble, staff were always on hand and very keen to help in anyway they could. Reception staff were very pleasant and extremely helpful.... More

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FWolstencroft, General Manager at The Earl of Doncaster, responded to this review

Dear Guest Thank you for choosing the Earl of Doncaster for your recent stay. I was delighted to read your excellent feedback and will be certain to share it with my team. I hope we have the opportunity of welcoming you back in the not too distant future. Kind Regards Fraser Wolstencroft General Manager More

Basingstoke, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 3, 2014

book this hotel at last minute checked up on reviews beforehand. Looked good was able to get a good rate so just booked a room for 2 adults and one child. As soon as we go there we knew we had booked a good hotel the staff could not do enough for you and the bedroom was really comfortable. When... More

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FWolstencroft, General Manager at The Earl of Doncaster, responded to this review

Dear Guest Thank you for choosing the Earl of Doncaster for your recent stay. I was delighted to read your excellent feedback and will be certain to share it with my team. I hope we have the opportunity of welcoming you back in the not too distant future. Kind Regards Fraser Wolstencroft General Manager More

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Address: Bennetthorpe, Doncaster DN2 6AD, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Yorkshire > South Yorkshire > Doncaster
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:4 star — The Earl of Doncaster 4*
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Amenities

Bar / Lounge Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Restaurant Room Service Suites Wheelchair access
Hotel Style
#4 Business Hotel in Doncaster #6 Romantic Hotel in Doncaster #7 Family Hotel in Doncaster
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
This impressive Art Deco hotel is less than 500 metres from both Doncaster’s town centre and race course. There is free parking, and free Wi-Fi in public areas and some rooms.All of the stylish and contemporary rooms feature a TV, tea and coffee and en suite bathrooms. Some rooms come with a separate walk-in shower, air conditioning and a flat-screen TV.The hotel’s public areas have had their stylish original Art Deco features preserved. The restaurant offers a varied table d’hôte menu, and a snack menu is available in the cocktail bar.The largest independent hotel in Doncaster, the Earl is 10 minutes’ walk from theatres and restaurants. The rail station is one mile away and Doncaster Sheffield Airport is 15 minutes’ drive. ... more   less 
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