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Lord Lister Hotel

1 Park Street, Hitchin SG4 9AH, England
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Ranked #5 of 6 hotels in Hitchin
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Rating summary
  • Location
    4.5 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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Indaiatuba, SP
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12 reviews 12 reviews
7 hotel reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Nick and Josie the owners are there to help your guests with everything they can. The place is well located a few minutes of a lot of restaurants. It's a old building but very clean, Cozy and Warm enough for foreign people.

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Hitchin, United Kingdom
1 review
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

My husband and I visited The Lord Lister 12/04/14 to book a double room for the Easter weekend for a friend. We were told by a middle aged woman that there were no availabilities - she did not refer to a computer or a book. I felt this was untrue so called the hotel within half an hour later and... More

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Swindon
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10 reviews 10 reviews
4 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 3, 2013

I stayed at the Lord Lister whilst working in the Hitchin area for a few months. The owners, Nick and Josie, and the other staff (Nina, Pam, Rochine) made me and my colleagues feel incredibly welcome during our stay. This small hotel is ideal if you are looking for great hospitality, a good breakfast to start the day and a... More

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Chatham, United Kingdom
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84 reviews 84 reviews
20 hotel reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2013 via mobile

Recommended by a friend. Good price for standard double room. Building itself is a quaint old converted building that has kept it's feel. The rooms are off a myriad of corridors and stairs. Decor was good, clean if a little tired in places. Although we didn't use them the lounge area and bar looked comfortable and welcoming. All staff were... More

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England
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 19, 2013

An interesting, well run hotel with excellent attention given to detail, and staff available at all times ready to help. Every effort was made to accommodate our needs. Though public rooms were small they were comfortable and attractive. The family room we had was a good size with a full bathroom (plus shower) with opening window in both rooms; it... More

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Newcastle upon Tyne
2 reviews
2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 10, 2013

Stayed at this hotel recently and have to say it was very poor. From the outside the kerb appeal was poor and from opening the front door it got worse. The hotel was dark and decorated in a very old fashioned style. We had to climb stairs, up and down round corners until we found our top floor room. This... More

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Senior Contributor
25 reviews 25 reviews
7 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 20, 2013

There is nothing special about the Lord Lister Hotel, despite the hype that it was once the location of Sir Joseph Lister's school for four years. Our reception was rather strange; the elderly couple checking in just before us were told that there was no need to pay until they left, but we were told that we must pay the... More

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North Yorkshire
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25 reviews 25 reviews
10 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 17, 2013 via mobile

We booked for a one night mid-week stay. Our room was in the annex and it looked fresh and spotlessly clean. The main part of the hotel is an old building full of character, the hotel does not do evening meals but has discount deals with various restaurants withi a five minute walk, we got 20% off the food at... More

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Malaga, Spain
Senior Contributor
30 reviews 30 reviews
16 hotel reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2013

Located in a historic building the hotel is well placed for the town and restaurants. Our room was in the annex to the hotel. Quite roomy but a bit tired with an en suite that had only a bath with shower handset - somewhat 'vintage'! Breakfast plentiful and rapid service but moderate quality. For a room rate of £80 we... More

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San Diego, California
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7 reviews 7 reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 6, 2013

The Lord Lister in Hitchin is just plan nice. The owners are fantastic and you get a lot of little extras in your room. It is an old English Inn but feels like home. If you think the Ritz is great it might not be for you. It has much more character. Breakfast made specifically for you by the owners.... More

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Also Known As:
Lord Lister Hotel Hitchin, England
Address: 1 Park Street, Hitchin SG4 9AH, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Hertfordshire > Hitchin
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Ranked #5 of 6 hotels in Hitchin
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