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Dunmow Rd, Bishops Stortford CM23 5HP, England
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  • Location
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3 of 5 stars
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Yorkshire, United Kingdom
1 review
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Arrived at 3pm after booking through the internet site, waited two hours for the receptionist to appear after contacting the number left on the desk after being told he would be 15 minutes. Left & came back one hour later still no one appeared & phone now switched off. The place was deserted unmade rooms rubbish everywhere. So glad we... More

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Oxford, United Kingdom
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53 hotel reviews
75 helpful votes 75 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2014

on arrival the receptionist said the credit card machine was broken and they wanted cash...I didnt have that much cash on me...i was told to go and find a cash machine ??...I asked to see the room first...the room hadn't been cleaned since the last occupant..bed had been slept in...rubbish in the bin..dirty cups on the dresser..there was no ensuite... More

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Exeter, United Kingdom
1 review
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed March 20, 2014

Dirty, smelly and horrible a welcome. The smell of smoke and takeaways greets you as you walk in the door and a strange counter which resembles a prison desk gives you a sense of running away while you still can! If I was a girl staying here on my own I would not feel safe as there were people loitering... More

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Middlesbrough, United Kingdom
1 review
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed January 30, 2014

1 night for a room was only £45.00 however they had took £78.00 out of my bank as they said i had booked and cancelled 2 rooms previously which I hadn't. Room was dirty and facilities that were advertised weren't given. Receptionist was rude and has emailed me abuse for the stay as I confronted him about the money being... More

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Bishops Stortford, United Kingdom
3 reviews 3 reviews
3 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed January 12, 2014

BEWARE: I did wonder why this B & B always has rooms and now I know. The place is absolutely disgusting. We had two rooms whilst at this awful place, the first a double room, No 1, it was quite revolting, the carpet was so old and extremely dirty, I dropped an empty mug next to head of the bed... More

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed December 15, 2013

We booked here due to proximity to airport. A 7 am flight. It is certainly close to stansted but that was the only reedeeming feature. I certainly wont return. Tired reception area and a receptionist who was only interested in getting paid. Room was basic and on the surface clean. However on closer inspection blinds were dirty and the bathroom... More

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Bedford, United Kingdom
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2013 via mobile

We stayed for 1 night, am so glad we didnt book anymore! We hardly got spoken 2 when we arrived, our bedroom window was broken and therefore was swinging open due 2 wind. When I complained, he blamed it on us for pushing the window open, when we never even touched it! It was far 2 cold in the room... More

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Nottingham, United Kingdom
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31 hotel reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 23, 2013

I stayed here for 2 nights due to its proximity to Stansted (10 minutes drive) @ £38 a night B& Continental B. I wasn't expecting much but was pleasantly surprised. Whilst the room reminded me of places I stayed when I was a student, it did the job. It was far better than falling asleep on the M11 or getting... More

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UK, Nr Stansted A-port
15 reviews 15 reviews
8 hotel reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 21, 2013 via mobile

Stayed at the inn as we had a wedding close by. Bit shocked by the 4pm check in but the chap on phone was very helpful and told us we can drop our stuff off early and got into out room at half one. Our room (2) was basic, but clean and airy. The bed linin was nice and fresh... More

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Dunoon, United Kingdom
15 reviews 15 reviews
3 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 12, 2013

booked this as a bed for after the FA Cup final as it was close to Stanstead Airport. On arrival reception tired and smelling of damp. Shown to rooms, entrance way showing signs of wear and tear, beds double room beds were almost on the floor and very unstable, not comfortable, no chair in the room. Double room with ensuite... More

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Address: Dunmow Rd, Bishops Stortford CM23 5HP, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Hertfordshire > Bishops Stortford
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $

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