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Elmcroft Guest House

High Road, Thornwood, Epping, CM16, Epping CM16 6LX, England
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 2, 2014
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  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3.5 of 5 stars
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 2, 2014

Des was very accomodating and especially keen to advise us to book taxis for a wedding we were going to in the local area. However, the whole place is tired, dated, slightly grubby and in need of a renovation. It's like a homage to the 1980s. Felt quite aggrieved at paying £7 for a fry up when it should really... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 25, 2014

What a terrific place to stay . Lovely bedroom and ensuite and the owner couldn't have been more helpful . He was a wonderful host . Thank you very much for your hospitality . Perfect place to stay for a relaxing and restful break with glorious views .

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 12, 2014

Stayed here this weekend, lovely rooms & extremely comfortable beds, beautiful views. Des could not have been more friendly & helpful, thanks so much especially the Cava,would highly recommend this place and stay here again without a doubt.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 21, 2014

We stayed for a one night stopover while working in Epping. Des couldn't have been more helpful or obliging. The rooms are clean and have superb views. for those who like horses there are plenty to see on the fields beside the house. it is convenient with plenty of parking. We will certainly stay again

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 4, 2014

We took a room for one night while between two locations. We were made very welcome. Unfortunately Des had sent an email on the day we were travelling asking us to contact him close to our expected time of arrival which we didn't get so had no one there when we arrived but Des was soon there. The room was... More 

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Skipton, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2013

Family of four visiting London athletics. Des made us extremely welcome on arrival. The rooms were excellent with perfect bathroom. There was the odd cobweb in corners and the bedside cups could have been left cleaner but otherwise the facilities were perfect. Des cooked breakfast for two of us and then volunteered to drive us to Epping tube station. 20... More 

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Cardiff, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 25, 2013

My family and I took 4 rooms at Elmcroft for a wedding we were attending. Des couldn't have been more welcoming and helpful. A warm and friendly, no frills service. Great breakfast and banter with Des to boot! Sitting in beautiful land this is a little far out to walk but very peaceful. For horse lovers there were ponies in... More 

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed April 7, 2013 via mobile

This place is not particularly bad, but there really is very little to recommend about it. The bad points are (as a few other reviews allude to) the cleanliness of the room, and the over-inflated price for the room. It's also kind of in the middle of nowhere - this wasn't really a problem for us, as we went to... More 

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Stockton-on-Tees, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 12, 2013

I booked on behalf of my elderly parents for my sons wedding. Des was an excellent host. Nothing was too much, he entertained us and made sure everything was done to make my parents stay as easy and comfortable as possible. A friendly patient host. Accommodation first rate.

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Holywell, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 11, 2012

Stayed at this lovely B&B overnight by myself on my way to London for a GRE test. Des was VERY appropriately friendly and I felt safe and welcome. I sat in the garden and studied for 2 hours. Des brought me a lovely cup of tea, chatted a few moments and left me to study. Excellent choice for a woman... More 

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Address: High Road, Thornwood, Epping, CM16, Epping CM16 6LX, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Essex > Epping
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Number of rooms: 4
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