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The Cedars Hotel

Needham Road, Stowmarket IP14 2AJ, England
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  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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suffolk
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We had our wedding reception at the Cedars Hotel on Saturday 25th July 2015, and the from the day that we booked, to the minute we checked out, we had the best experience. The staff were excellent, both during the booking process, helping us with the preparations and lead up to the wedding, and during the reception itself. The whole... More 

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louth
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

For a budget hotel this place is ok, you will not be able to get on the WIFI no matter how much you try, the meals are average the rooms are small just like the double beds, the grounds are very nice and the people are friendly. As the saying goes you get what you pay for.

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Coventry, United Kingdom
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Hotel has great potential and is a nice place. I would only use it for the location. It is a great hotel for anyone over 60. The restaurant full of elderly people eating lunch. They have a separate restaurant yet dinners all served in the bar. The smell of food put me off my beer. Waitresses in mini skirts? Really... More 

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Enniskillen, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I've not stayed here for quite a while due to changing work commitments. I used to be a regular. It has only improved since my last visit with a very tasteful room makeover. The staff are as friendly as ever and there's a lovely homely and trusty feel to it (no swiping of credit cards etc before you can check... More 

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Norwich, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2015 via mobile

I've been visiting The Cedars Hotel off and on over the last 18 years and I have to say I love it. Yes it is a bit tired and shabby looking, but that is what I love about it. I only go for meals, not to stay over and I have never had a bad meal, only very good. Its... More 

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Dewsbury, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 15, 2015 via mobile

Stayed for one night and Sorry to say I wouldn't stay again. The whole place is crying out for refurbishment. The staff however were very friendly and a credit to the place. It was convenient for where I was working and the breakfast was adequate. Not much more to say really

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Bury St Edmunds
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 8, 2015

Used the Cedars Hotel for an eighth birthday party. Fantastic night had by all, staff could not do enough for you. Arrived pre party to set up and found most of the setting up already done. Buffet was plentiful as we gave relistic numbers of guests. All evening staff were very attentive and helpful. Many thanks. Would recommend

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Wednesfield
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 5, 2015

We've just returned from three days at The Cedars. The staff were very friendly and helpful (especially when the shower didn't work) and the food was good but the hotel needs refurbishing. In particular the carpets are very tired and give the hotel a musty smell. Years of grime have built up. There have obviously been some improvements made, for... More 

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Benfleet, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 4, 2015

My husband and I have just spent 2 nights at this hotel. The room was cleaned to a high standard, furnishing were very good and the room was cosy. The 2 breakfasts we had were equally as good. We also eat at the hotel and dined on good quality rump steak and gammon. The banana split was served with fresh... More 

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Colchester, United Kingdom
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 4, 2015

stayed at the cedar hotel for a family function on 2nd may, found hotel to be a little tired ,bedroom was ok, catering for evening function was faultless lovely buffet and good service at the bar. so what went wrong with breakfast, cold bacon and sausage, raw tomartoe and eggs swimming in grease, was the worst breakfast we have ever... More 

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