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3.0 of 5 Guest house   |   18 Burton Road | Alrewas, Burton upon Trent DE13 7BB, England
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 4, 2014
Dougie D Lisburn, United Kingdom
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  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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English first
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7 reviews 7 reviews
7 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

room in general was not clean....dust and black marks on paintwork......cups were not cleaned properly had stains in them ...kettlecould be renewed. worst of all was sharing the bathroom with two others.....half used soap in the sink....mould ..etc etc. even though the landlady makes you feel welcome....the place is not so good.... breakfast was all right nothing special....the toast was... More

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Lisburn, United Kingdom
2 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 4, 2014

A very nice place to stay for a good price, rooms are great and have a nice view of the local wildlife I had a grey squiral looking into my room at 7 in the morning and the breakfast was to die for highly recommended

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Ellesmere Port, United Kingdom
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10 reviews 10 reviews
3 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 4, 2014

Had a wonderful evening at this guesthouse, the owner Gill, met me at the door and was instantly attentive to my needs, most places when they offer you a pot of coffee, actually mean 'Can I make you a quick cup of instant coffee?" Gill brought out a 1 litre cafetiere of freshly brewed ground coffee and a slice of... More

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North Yorkshire
19 reviews 19 reviews
6 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 19, 2013

We stayed at Amber House so that dad could go to the National Memorial Arboretum, the Far East POW memorial in particular having been held by the Japanese from the fall of Singapore. Gill was genuinely interested in him and his story. Gill was always on hand to offer coffee and biscuits and her range of breakfast options was exceptional... More

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Salisbury Wilts
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4 hotel reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 27, 2013

Just a one night stay for my wife and I to attend a family funeral. We received a very warm welcome and were shown to our room. We were offered coffee from a cafetiere and a biscuit in the lounge. Our room was very nice with a large ensuite that overlooked the front of the house and the busy main... More

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Sidcup, United Kingdom
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 26, 2013

Not an experienced B & B'er but this place was wonderful. My wife and I were completely satisfied. If visiting the National Memorial Arboretum this is ideal. We stayed for 2 nights. A warm welcoming cuppa. Never mind the local pubs, get Gill to provide dinner, absolutely delicious. Well she likes cooking. A wonderful hostess. Would love to visit again... More

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Sunderland, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 6, 2013

The proprietor could not be more helpful, the room was comfortable and we were given tea and cake in the guest lounge on arrival, being a bed and breakfast if felt cosy. breakfast was excellent, we were able to choose from a full breakfast menu as well as fresh fruit, cereals and beautiful home made bread.

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Chester, United Kingdom
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8 hotel reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 16, 2013

Spent one night at amber house to attend family wedding at alrewas Hayes. Double room was comfortable and met our requirements with plenty of storage and roomy ensuite and plenty of toiletries. Gill went above and beyond her hostess responsibilities when she as able to ensure that we got to the wedding venue in good time which was most appreciated.... More

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York, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 14, 2013

Stayed here for 1 night to attend a family wedding in the area. Easy to find just off the A38, . Received a warm welcome from the owner, very friendly... Clean room, nice decor good size room with ensuite... Comfy bed and a tasty homemade breakfast. Would definetely recommend to family,friends and stay there myself if in the area again...

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Tadworth, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 11, 2013 via mobile

I have stayed at Amber house on several occasions whilst on business in the area. Within reason, the owner accommodates requests that makes life a lot easier when on business. Rooms are clean and comfortable, beds are clean and inviting and the overall ambience is 'home away from home'. Breakfasts are lovely and rely on good, local produce. A comfortable... More

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Address: 18 Burton Road | Alrewas, Burton upon Trent DE13 7BB, England
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Location: United Kingdom > England > Staffordshire > Burton upon Trent
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:3 star — Amber House 3*
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Amber House is nestled in the National Forest in the centre of England and provides tranquillity yet easy access to all major routes. Two Breakfast Awards and a 4 star rating have been awarded in the last 12 months.Ensuite facilities feature selected natural products tv’s free high speed wifi access & hospitality trays. There is a ground floor bedroom, & the Resident's Lounge has a small library of books, music & DVDs available for guest use. Guests may eat in if they prefer. Evening meals are available on request. Homemade bread & preserves accompany eggs from our own chickens, carefully selected local produce, fruits in season, & fish for the breakfast menu. Special diets are catered for. We are within walking distance of all village facilities including pubs restaurants Royal British Legion take aways & shops. Enjoy the tranquil scenery of canal walks or seek the thrills of nearby Drayton Manor & Alton Towers. Amber House offers ample free parking and is situated in the beautiful village of Alrewas which nestles beside the River Trent and still retains its historic charm with half timbered thatched cottages, The Old Mill & 12th Century Church. The Trent & Mersey Canal runs through the village where locks & bridges evoke the atmosphere of the canals heyday. Amber House is ½ mile from the National Memorial Arboretum, 1 mile from Amtrain training Centre, 2 miles from Fradley South & Graycar Industrial Parks & Barton Marina, 5 miles from Lichfield & Burton-on-Trent & 7 from Tamworth. Lichfield offers 2 railway stations with a 75 minute service to London Euston. There is easy access to the A38 M1 M6 Toll Road & M42. Birmingham & East Midlands airports are just 20 miles away. We offer a meet & greet airport service with free parking. Regular bus & train services operate throughout the area.From Lichfield to Burton-on-Trent, take the turning for Alrewas & The NMA, keep on the service road, go past the garage & we are 200 yards on the left. We look forward to welcoming you. ... more   less 
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