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Candlesticks

3.0 of 5 Hotel   |   1 Church Lane, Stamford PE9 2JU, England
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Candlesticks
Ranked #5 of 8 hotels in Stamford
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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English first
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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We visit the candlesticks every couple of months the service and the food never disappoints, where else would you a three corse meal served by silver service trained staff at such a good price, here's to another 15 years!

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Stamford
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52 reviews 52 reviews
19 hotel reviews
39 helpful votes 39 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2014

I suggested this hotel to my mother-in-law and her friend for a recent visit to my home town of Stamford. They requested a twin room and stayed for three nights. It was only upon badgering them to tell me (I guess they were loathe to as I'd suggested the hotel) that I found out the room was up a winding... More

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Swindon Wiltshire
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48 reviews 48 reviews
6 hotel reviews
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 28, 2014

Our first visit to Candlesticks was in 2009 and we have cheerfully returned at least once - sometimes twice - a year since. This April's visit showed no falling in the high standards set at this small Hotel with very high standards. The service was, as usual, excellent and the food in its candlelit Restaurant, again as usual, exemplary. The... More

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Peterborough, United Kingdom
1 review
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 17, 2014

Visited This Establishment With An Open Mind For A Pleasant Evening & Some Good Food In Mind /Last Visited The Candlesticks Many Years Ago Was A Pleasant Visit Then. My I Was Very Happy This Visit As Well ~Ace /On Arriving Reception Staff Very Sincere & Willing To Please In A Natural And Courteous Manner ~ Nothing Was Any Effort... More

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Sheffield
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99 reviews 99 reviews
22 hotel reviews
47 helpful votes 47 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 30, 2013 via mobile

Chintzy and jaded in appearance but clean and good location. We did not eat in the restaurant so cannot comment but the rooms were small and we were cold. I agree with a previous reviewer who said that for £70 a night I would expect a cooked breakfast. On this occasion to make our own toast in the room, suited... More

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Lincoln, United Kingdom
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3 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 29, 2013

Have just had a Sunday lunch family reunion for ten people. We were made very welcome, the meal was excellent, nicely cooked, lots of fresh vegetables and well served. After lunch we were given the opportunity for more time together in the bar and the exchange of Christmas presents. Would certainly recommend

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London, United Kingdom
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14 reviews 14 reviews
4 hotel reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 24, 2013

Stayed overnight at Candlesticks for a friend's Birthday Dinner - all I can say is WOW! Great location and very near to the station. The room was on the small side, but I would expect that for £50 a night!! And with so much to do and see in Stamford, I only SLEPT in my bedroom. Friends and I celebrated... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 1, 2013 via mobile

Nice and comfy bed how ever we paid £75 for one night stay which I thought could of had a cooked breakfast but instead the choice was cereal and toast which you did in your room which I felt was not nice . We only saw the owner on arrival and that was it would of been nice to them... More

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Lincoln
1 review
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2013

This place was difficult to find, narrow streets and poor parking. We had booked a twin room months ago for two nights, they gave us a double which we did not want so complained. We had two separate rooms for one night which cost us more, one of which was so small, it felt like a prison cell. Continental breakfast... More

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Sawtry, United Kingdom
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38 reviews 38 reviews
6 hotel reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 28, 2013

Have been going for a number of years now. Food is aways good quality and presented well. Service is also good. Dining cellar can be very cold in winter and hence room temperature is better for white and rose rather than red.

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Address: 1 Church Lane, Stamford PE9 2JU, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Lincolnshire > Stamford
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:3 star — Candlesticks 3*
Also Known As:
Candlesticks Hotel Stamford

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