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Cranbrook Hotel

2.5 of 5 Lodge   |   22-24 Coventry Road, Ilford IG1 4QR, England
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  • Sleep Quality
    3 of 5 stars
  • Location
    3 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3 of 5 stars
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

We've recently been staying at the Cranbrook Hotel for a week (two adults, one child), the rooms are rather the standard for hotels of it's price class in London, could do with some refurbishing but unless you are particularly picky they are absolutely ok. I've seen other hotels in the vicinity (e.g. the Britannia Inn) and they have newer interiors... More

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The property is old and a total mess..First of all its divided, we actually stayed in another block!Very narrow halls & stairs & almost no waiting room. As for the room,we had booked a double room but they didn't expect us so we ended up staying in a triple with no space to walk!Old, dirty carpet on the floor,damaged fake... More

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We stayed in a room where the fire escape could be opened with ease from the outside!!!! Needless to say our bag and trainers were 'stolen'. Police were called and outraged so much they went to another room and did the same. We're not even offered an apology told flatly they didn't do refunds. But the do have a sign... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I booked this hotel for 25 days. It is an excellent budget hotel . The rooms are cleaned daily and someone else comea around to check to make sure the cleaning is done . They offer toiletries in the room as well as coffee and tea. The breakfast is very nice and varied and all the staff are friendly .... More

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Ive travelled a lot with work, throughout the country and never have I encountered such unfriendly, uncaring staff. They change there prices (upwards to more than advertised on price board) to suit their greediness. First impressions are not good at this place and my feet will not enter that building again!

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 17, 2014

We arrived on the 16/9 with what we thought a pre booked stay of 4 nights as was starting a job nearby, due to booking error it was done for wk after. It was for £60 a night. On reception he was most unfriendly and unhelpful and said he could do a room for £170 a night even though their... More

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London, United Kingdom
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 26, 2014

My involvement with this excuse for a bed and breakfast occurred pre my involvement with trip advisor but it would be remiss of me not to inform my fellow trip advisors of this truly awful spot. I booked and paid for a double room for my sister and mother who were arriving in to stanstead airport on a late flight.... More

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Oxford, United Kingdom
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 24, 2014

Stayed at the hotel on the 23/08/14 for one night, the family room was very small, the bed is absolutely disgusting, the spring in the mattress was broken, and it felt like I was sleeping on slope. The mattress sunk in the middle. The room smell of stale, the chair ripped of from the back, the carpet looks worn out,... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 16, 2014

I have stayed at this hotel now several times over the years. This is my first choice for a place to stay when bringing friends and family from Canada. The staff have always been great and I love the breakfast. They have now switched to a buffet style but the same courteous service is received from the wonderful woman who... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 13, 2014

Room we stayed in was little tiny but clean. Good location - lot of shops around in Ilford and just half an hour to the City by train or tube. English breakfast was good, yet everday the same. Only little trouble with wi-fi - didn´t work every day correctly. For the price still very good accommodation.

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Address: 22-24 Coventry Road, Ilford IG1 4QR, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Essex > Ilford
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Cranbrook Hotel 2.5*
Number of rooms: 52
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