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Elms Hotel

London Road, Retford DN22 7DX, England
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Ranked #9 of 9 Retford B&B and Inns
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Rating summary
  • Location
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3 of 5 stars
  • Value
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3 of 5 stars
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Essex
Top Contributor
53 reviews 53 reviews
12 hotel reviews
74 helpful votes 74 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Went here Saturday for evening meal while 'up north' not realising it was a Fayre & Square franchise as not one of my favourite brands but, as it was a cold, foggy, evening decided to stay make the most of it. Same old menu, same old food though have to admit the steak that was ordered for one of our... More

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Spirit P, Guest Relations Manager at Elms Hotel, responded to this review

Dear EssexTraveller49 I would like to thank you for taking the time to contact us. We truly appreciate your kind words. I can assure you that your comments have been passed to the Pub Team and the Business Development Manager for the pub who also thank you for your comments. We do hope you enjoy your next experience with the... More

Winchester, United Kingdom
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I stayed this time in the main hotel. The room was quite large, everything worked fine, all was clean and the bed was very comfortable indeed. Last time I had stayed in the ground floor of the stable block where I had no complaints either, except I agree that you could hear the occupant of the room above walking around.... More

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Spirit P, Guest Relations Manager at Elms Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Patricia W I would like to thank you for taking the time to contact us. We truly appreciate your kind words. I can assure you that your comments have been passed to the Pub Team and the Business Development Manager for the pub who also thank you for your comments. We do hope you enjoy your next experience with... More

Retford, United Kingdom
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20 reviews 20 reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 12, 2014

I would probably class The Elms as my local, so when we need a drink or fancy a quick meal it's where we'd normally pop down to. The food is your bog standard "Fayre & Square" microwaved type thing, but the only thing I would really complain about is the ridiculous price of drinks. To say this pub is part... More

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Spirit P, Guest Relations Manager at Elms Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Lauren S Thank for taking the time to provide us with your review regarding your recent experience at Elms Hotel. I would like to apologise that we failed to meet your expectations at the Elms Hotel regards to the service you received. I can assure you that I have passed on your comments to the Management Team who would... More

Nottinghamshire, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 6, 2014

Immaculate room Lovely service Friendly staff Fantastic value for money Two very happy customers, thank you very much :) Only very small issue of an alarm going off in the night at approximately 6:30am...however this was quickly rectified. Wonderful hotel.. We will definitely be returning :)

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Dear India B Thank you for providing us with your review. I can confirm that I have passed on your kind comments to the management team and to the Area Manager of the Elms Hotel who would like to thank you for your positive feedback. We hope to see you soon at the Elms Hotel. Kind regards, Guest Services More

Sheffield, United Kingdom
1 review
2 of 5 stars Reviewed October 6, 2014

Grumpy staff only one girl smiled and was helpful the others sullen and indifferent to their guests experience of the hotel. Rooms shabby with mould on the bathroom ceiling and on tile grout - just needed a bit of bleach, but at least the sheets were clean. The wedding venue - carpet was not cleaned properly and you could see... More

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Spirit P, Guest Relations Manager at Elms Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Lauren S Thank for taking the time to provide us with your review regarding your recent experience at Elms Hotel. I would like to apologise that we failed to meet your expectations at the Elms Hotel regards to the service you received. I can assure you that I have passed on your comments to the Management Team who would... More

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5 reviews 5 reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 31, 2014

Wedding reception was great, as for the the overall comment is good but could be fantastic with a little investment. Specifics: 4 rooms booked 3,5,12,17 two in the main building and two in the stables room size and shape varied as you would expect with an old converted building. The main room 3 was lovely but did have flaws the... More

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Spirit P, Guest Relations Manager at Elms Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Richard A Thank you for providing us with your review. I can confirm that I have passed on your kind comments to the management team and to the Area Manager of the Elms Hotel who would like to thank you for your positive feedback. We hope to see you soon at the Elms Hotel . Kind regards, Guest Services More

Bristol
Senior Contributor
45 reviews 45 reviews
23 hotel reviews
106 helpful votes 106 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 13, 2014

As the title suggests we have stayed here quite a few times and it is easily the best value in Retford for overnight accommodation. The stable blocks could do with a refurb, but the rooms in the main building are excellent and very well maintained. We had room 3 this time which has double doors which open up on to... More

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North Lanarkshire, Scotland
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34 reviews 34 reviews
13 hotel reviews
35 helpful votes 35 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 11, 2014

We stayed in room 15 overnight. We were very dismayed at the state of the decor. Behind the door, there was a large patch on the plaster where the paint had come off, and paint was flaking in other parts. The grouting on the tiles in the bathroom was grubby, and the silicone was absolutely filthy. The food was ok.... More

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Winchester, United Kingdom
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2014

Having read the reviews, I nearly cancelled! I'm glad I didn't. I shall need to stay at least 4 times a year for a few days each time and will look forward to it. I was accompanied by my carer this time as I am recovering from major surgery and it had been agreed in advance that we could stay... More

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Spirit P, Guest Relations Manager at Elms Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Patricia W Thank you for providing us with your review. I can confirm that I have passed on your kind comments to the management team and to the Area Manager of the Elms Hotel who would like to thank you for your positive feedback. We hope to see you soon at the Elms Hotel. Kind regards, Guest Services More

Yorkshire
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5 reviews 5 reviews
3 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2014

The hotel looks quite smart as You drive up, We were allocated rooms in the stable block, our room was upstairs & was rather small for a twin & stifling just a small opening window, No fan & No airconditioning the ensuite shower was powerful but there was a huge patch of mould above it & the toilet roll holder... More

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Spirit P, Guest Relations Manager at Elms Hotel, responded to this review

Dear vintageATCO Thank you for providing us with your review. I can confirm that I have passed on your kind comments to the management team and to the Area Manager of the Cross Keys who would like to thank you for your positive feedback. We hope to see you soon at the Cross Keys. Kind regards, Guest Services More

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Address: London Road, Retford DN22 7DX, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Nottinghamshire > Retford
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Number of rooms: 19
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