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Cranbrook Hotel

2.5 of 5 Lodge   |   22-24 Coventry Road, Ilford IG1 4QR, England
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 1 week ago
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  • Sleep Quality
    3 of 5 stars
  • Location
    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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Ottawa, Canada
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

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 1 week ago

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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Bridgend, United Kingdom
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18 reviews 18 reviews
9 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2014

Stayed for 3 nights on business. Room was large with all normal facilities. However, the room was 'very tired' as they say. The easy chair was ripped and the framework exposed. Needs a face-lift throughout. However, can't fault the staff. Among the friendliest I have come across on my travels, and the breakfast was rather good too. Wouldn't have a... More

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Hotel M, Manager at Cranbrook Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Sir/Madam Thank you for choosing Cranbrook Hotel for your stay. We are pleased to see that you have enjoyed your stay with us at Cranbrook Hotel. We try our best to provide our honourable guests the best service we can. Your reviews are very important for us as they help us a lot to improve the standards and comfort... More

Mgarr, Malta
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24 reviews 24 reviews
3 hotel reviews
39 helpful votes 39 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 18, 2014

The hotel is very close to Ilford train station, and its only about 25 mins away from the centre by rail and tube. There are lots of good quality shops near and a market. The staff were very friendly and cheerful. The room was basic but clean and comfortable. Breakfast consisted of full English breakfast which was good. A few... More

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Hotel M, Manager at Cranbrook Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Madam, Thank you for choosing Cranbrook Hotel for your stay. We are delighted to see that you have enjoyed all the facilities provided to you during your stay with us. Your feedback is very important for us as it helps a lot to improve the standards and comfort according to your expectations. Taking notice of your review we have... More

St.Poelten
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32 reviews 32 reviews
10 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 14, 2014

have often taken small Groups to this Hotel in the last 3 years and was always happy about this decision. Sure - the building is old, you can hear some of the doors, in many bathrooms there are still bathtubs with showers, so a bit difficult to climb in - BUT: a very good Price including really good breakfast, staff... More

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Hotel M, Manager at Cranbrook Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Madam, Thank you for choosing Cranbrook Hotel for your stay. We are pleased to see that you have enjoyed all the provided facilities during your stay with us at Cranbrook Hotel. We try our best to provide our honorable guests the best service we can. We are looking forward to welcome you again at Cranbrook Hotel. Thanks Regards Manager... More

Glasgow, United Kingdom
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41 reviews 41 reviews
14 hotel reviews
37 helpful votes 37 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 12, 2014

As per usual, the negative reviews left for this hotel had me expecting a visit to Josef Fritzel's underground basement for the weekend - OVERDRAMATIC. The hotel was clean and the staff were friendly. Budget hotel, right? So it bothers me that all the negative reviewers are expecting something other than this. Good alternative to a Holiday Inn/Travel Lodge, 5-10... More

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Hotel M, Manager at Cranbrook Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Madam Thank you for choosing Cranbrook Hotel for your stay. We are pleased to see that you have enjoyed all the provided facilities during your stay with us at Cranbrook Hotel. We try our best to provide our honorable guests the best service we can. We wish to welcome you again at Cranbrook Hotel. Thanks Regards Mannager BILAL JAMIL More

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed April 27, 2014 via mobile

I knew I wasn't in for luxury when I booked this hotel, but I wasn't prepared for this dump. The reception staff were pleasant and friendly, but none of the other staff we saw were. The room was basic, which was to be expected. However, the bathroom was filthy (we both opted not to use the shower, because it was... More

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Hotel M, Manager at Cranbrook Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Madam Thank you for choosing Cranbrook Hotel for your stay. We apologize about the inconvenience caused during your stay with us. Your reviews are very important for us as they help us a lot to improve the standards and comfort according to your expectation. Taking notice of your review we are doing a renovation in our hotel and hopefully... More

Sheffield, United Kingdom
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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 7, 2014

We were initially booked into the Cranbrooks sister hotel the Park Hotel to be told as we tried to check in that the room wasn't fit for use and we were to be relocated to the Cranbrook. As it was only 5 minutes away this wasn't a problem. If you are looking for any kind of luxury - forget it.... More

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Hotel M, Manager at Cranbrook Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Madam Thank you for staying with us at Cranbrook Hotel. We really apologize if any inconvenience caused to you during your stay with us. We try our best to provide our honorable guests the best service we can. As we are located in the Ilford so it would have been better to use Ilford train station which is just... More

Dublin, Ireland
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed February 3, 2014 via mobile

Arrived Saturday 1st feb to the cranbrook. Reception staff were pleasant and told us room would be ready in 15 mins. This turned into approx half an hour. The room was tired and old with a double and a single squeezed into it. It did boast a fairly what looked like recently refurbished bathroom and a modern flat screen tv.... More

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Hotel M, Manager at Cranbrook Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Madam Thank you for choosing Cranbrook Hotel for your stay. We apologize about the inconvenience caused during your stay but you should had informed the reception so that they would had moved your room. Like many buildings in London our hotel is a Victorian style building and it’s well maintained. We are health and safety compliant and we meet... More

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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*
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