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Melbourne Arms

92 Ashby Road, Melbourne DE73 8ES, England
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Ranked #3 of 4 Melbourne B&B and Inns
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 31, 2014
Vorberger Warwick, United Kingdom
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  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3 of 5 stars
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Greater Manchester, United Kingdom
2 reviews
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed January 5, 2015

The most awful place i have ever stayed at, we work around the derby area pretty frequently and have never before been asked to take our shoes off to go up to our rooms, we had work pants on and clean trainers? the indian guy was quite rude when I said I would not, and as we went upstairs the... More 

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Warwick, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 31, 2014

A few years ago this was a little gem. The owner - who some people have described as inebriated was not that at all. He was suffering from dementia I believe - and I think he had been the driving force behind the business and it's demise reflected his own. We were last there for a take away in Sept... More 

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Worcs, United Kingdom
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42 reviews 42 reviews
6 hotel reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 29, 2014

We were received graciously and courteously by friendly Manager. Rooms were very comfortable and well appointed. Nothing was too much trouble and we found ourselves trusted in the property on our last night. Food... WOW!. You pick the dish then state the heat ratio you want. Genuine indian cuisine with a difference and such good quality. Staff were not stand... More 

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Cornwall
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22 hotel reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 11, 2014

Possibly the most courteous greeting I have ever encountered. 'Welcome to the Melbourne Arms Mr.Jayne. Did you have a good trip?'. OK, as it transpired I was actually the only one staying there on that Thursday evening, but nevertheless it made a refreshing change. This was 'Jay', an Indian gentleman who had worked at the hotel for 22 years and... More 

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Tortosa, Tarragona
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 28, 2014

I stayed there several times a few years ago coming from Spain, when we use to work with Toyota UK that is only a few miles away. The rooms were quite good, but the food, ummm the food it was fabulous. I will always remember the food and the very nice owner.

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Carlisle, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014

we stayed at the Melbourne Arms for two nights to attend a family function in Melbourne, the welcome from Mr Kumar and his staff was excellent. The rooms although small were clean and comfortable, and we slept well. On the Sat. evening we ate in the Melbourne Arms Indian restaurant and had a nice meal , had to wait a... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 28, 2014

Stayed here for one night while visiting Twycross Zoo and the National Space Centre. We were given a single and double room which were interconnected so our 10yr old daughter felt very special. The rooms were clean and beds comfortable, would go again. The Food.... The curry we had in the evening was absolutely amazing, to the point we're going... More 

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Coventry, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 26, 2014

stayed for one night after a friend's weddings nearby, decided on the melbourne arms as it was 1/3 of the price of the wedding venues rooms. prior to arriving i called at approx 9am to double check that i had booked a double room. i was answered by a sleepy sounding gentleman who stated that no queries could be answered... More 

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Oldbury, United Kingdom
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8 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 15, 2014

I was spectating at the Donington Park race circuit and decided on an overnight stay. A nice large CCTV scanned car park, a beer garden and amusement area for the kids which is great. A nice friendly welcome at reception, shown to my room too. The room was small, but adequate for my needs for overnight accommodation. Complimentary toiletries which... More 

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Wantage, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2014

Booked this place for an overnight stay whilst at Donington Park as it is only 10minutes away. We didn't eat there but had asked via our booking agent if an early breakfast would be possible, this was not even acknowledged by the staff and we were told breakfast was 9 until 10. Not much use when you need to be... More 

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