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The Dovedale Guest House

118 Dummand Road, Skegness PE25 3EH, England
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Ranked #67 of 91 Skegness B&B and Inns
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 8, 2015
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Birmingham, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Stayed at the Dovedale Skegness for 7 nights in May 2015 from the 23rd to the 30th. The family room for 3 was a disgrace. They wanted 5p for extra T-bags/Coffee sachets and the food was terrible. Would never recommend or stay here again. Booked for myself, my son and grandson and the room only had supplies for 2 people.... More 

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Barnsley
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 8, 2015

Booked this for 1 night stay with my family as we were attending a 40th birthday party. The guest house is nice and clean and the landlady couldn't do enough for us. Having said that the rooms are a little small and as our daughter is older we would book a separate room for her next time. Breakfast lovely, plenty... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed April 7, 2015

As soon as we arrived the lady wanted payment straight away ??? it was all very rush rush. breakfast was discusting. the room was very small. shared bathroom also not my cup of tea. you can hear every word next door are saying- i didnt sleep all night. i wont be coming back here again.location is about the only positive... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 30, 2015

Lovely clean hotel and a fantastic host def going back . Breakfast was lovely and plenty of it . The couple that run it are very down to earth . The husband runs his own taxi which is brilliant ESP with British weather . We had a lovely time made better by a great host . Thank you from Tony... More 

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Leicester, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 16, 2015

This hotel is close to the centre of Skegness and within a few minutes walk from the shops, bars and attractions. Our room (3) was a twin it was clean and fresh but small.The shared bathroom was just across the landing also clean. There is no parking immediately outside the hotel but you can park just around the corner. The... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 21, 2014

I have stayed at this b and b on several occasions with my son and ex partner. We have always had a perfect stay with no problems. The breakfast is fab and so is everything else that is offered. I am a vegetarian and it has never been a problem for Debbie or Mel to make me veggie food. The... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 10, 2014

This is a brilliant guest house! The landlady can't help you enough, one of the nicest i ever met!! The breakfast are superb and if you want something they not got, she will cook it for you if you get ingrediants or tin :) Parking is a slight issue but easy to find a space on a near side street.... More 

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Huntingdon, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 8, 2014 via mobile

Me and my boyfriend stayed here, had a very enjoyable stay located just outside the main part of the town so quiet and comfy. Very friendly and chatty with a great sense of humour only downside was the shower in the morning when I guess everyone was using it went for a nice warm temp to freezing cold and then... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 4, 2014

me and my partner stayed here for 2 nighs,on arrival we were greeted by a lady called debbie a very polite woman who explained everything to us on walking up to our room i thought how nice and clean it was and very well decorated,the guest living room is second to none for a b&b a very relaxing room enough... More 

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Stevenage, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2014

Me and a friend recently stayed at this hotel for a weekend away. It was pleasant enough up until I went for breakfast on the Saturday morning only to be told I was 5 minutes late and my breakfast had just been put in the bin! I found this most annoying. I have been working away now for 12 years... More 

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