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28 Fairycroft Rd., Saffron Walden, England
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Old Forge B&B
Ranked #12 of 14 Saffron Walden B&B and Inns
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  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Location
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3 of 5 stars
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 19, 2012

Very friendly service, clean room and good breakfast. No problems with the smell in our bedroom but stale cigarette smell is quite strong in the hallway. Strangely there are signs all over not to smoke and then the inside of the house smells like a smokers house. Might be okay if you are a smoker or just stay for a... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 26, 2011

We read the previous reviews and at first we were unsure but at the time we travelled, more up to date reviews were available and we were optomistic. After our visit we have to agree that the place is clean, the food is good and you get a really nice welcome. We were offered the use of the hot bath... More

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Loughborough, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2011

stopped here twice now and cannot fault it's value for money...nice people decent rooms , some basic but cost effective !! really good English brekky and cooked on the spot by the lovely lady who runs the show who also recommends a free dip in the gardens hot tub !!.... right in the centre of the lovely town of Saffron... More

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Saffron Walden, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 14, 2010

It has been refurbish since January 2010. All the animals are gone.,so is the fleas. The place is fresh and all the rooms are done up with clean and fresh beddings.Got a big nice garden for you to enjoy a cup of coffee . And it is also very quiet.

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2009

Stayed at the old forge at the weekend in a twin room, The carpet was filthy throughout, Springs were gone in the beds, Cat hairs all over the place Bitten by fleas (can only be from here) Shower Was so dirty with mould and flaked off paint on the ceiling. woken up by cats crying All in all the worst... More

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 19, 2008

I feel so strongly about the state of this place that I joined Trip advisor to warn others. Do yourself a favour and do not book into this B&B if staying in Saffron Walden. The place is disgustingingly dirty and seems to be a place for local workers to stay. At 5.30 in the morning it seemed like everyone in... More

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Address: 28 Fairycroft Rd., Saffron Walden, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Essex > Saffron Walden
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Number of rooms: 6
Also Known As:
Old Forge Hotel Saffron Walden
Old Forge Bed And Breakfast
Old Forge B&B Saffron Walden, Essex

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