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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Stayed here for one evening after a trip to Knebworth House. The hotel is a typical old fashioned English B & B with a window hatch for reception as you enter. A lady (I'm assuming the owner) smiled and said "name" when we arrived...no hello/good afternoon. Told us we were staying in the 'bungalow' (which is a separate building at... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Since the hotel is so close to a main road we were very pleased that we slept well in a quiet room at the back of the hotel. The breakfast was very comprehensive and there is plenty of choice to challenge brain cells first thing! Staff were friendly The room we stayed in was compact with enough space for us... More 

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Zwijndrecht, The Netherlands
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Another winner.Friendly staff and a very comfortable room.Nice and clean and a great breakfast.The hotel is situated in the old part of Stevenage which is very pleasant and with easy walking distance to the city center.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I had a really good night sleep, lovely bed. Bedding Clean, room clean and fresh. Breakfast, a really excellent choice of fruit, cereal,pastries, cooked english breakfast, even strawberries. Lovely area to sit outside. Bar. What more could the overnight - or for a few days - traveller need. Even supplied toothbrush, toothpaste and disposable razor with shaving cream. If up... More 

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Thank christinaLuton
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Lovely small family run hotel, staff make the stay very welcoming. Wednesday is roast dinner night and would recommend the Lamb shank. Yum yum. Wi-Fi OK, rooms OK and beds comfy. Carpark just big enough and even a small bar with Sky TV.

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Thank Low_Voltage_Andy
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 30, 2016 via mobile

The pictures say it all .... 1. The wallpaper was hanging off the walls the whole way down the corridors - very unsightly, but gives an indication of the level of care that the owners have. 2. Blood stains on the chair... nice! 3. An old, dried out contact lense that I found inside the sheets - pretty sick! Oh,... More 

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Thank Frances L
Gorleston-on-Sea, United Kingdom
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 10, 2016

As a seasoned traveller I pride myself on having used Trip Advisor and Booking.com to good effect over the last few years when researching accommodation, restaurants and other amenities. Nine times out of ten I seem to get it right. On arrival, and on the surface, the Abbington looks and has the feel of a good old traditional British B... More 

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Rhuddlan, Wales, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 23, 2016 via mobile

Nice clean, slightly old fashioned hotel,great breakfast.Great location,easy walk into the old town. Nice pus and restaurants. Nice room with wireless shower control. Comfy bed and free wifi. Safe parking, loads of room. Very quiet, highly recommended. Great value.

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Thank Tim C
Parcent, Spain
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 1, 2016

We were just passing through and took a risk on this well priced hotel. We were warned that the room we were getting was just about to be refurbished, the hotel itself seems to be undergoing refurbishment but in a good way! The room was a twin and a good size with comfortable beds and lovely linen and towels, tea... More 

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Thank Nigel_Pain
Farnham, United Kingdom
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 11, 2016

Had a great one night stay. Staff very helpful and friendly. I left my electronic toothbrush behind, and rang the hotel. They found the item and packaged it up and posted it back to me free of charge - Thank you so much! Will certainly stay again

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Amenities

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  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Wheelchair access
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  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
  • Laundry Service

Additional Information about The Abbington

Address: 23 Hitchin Road, Stevenage SG1 3BJ, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Hertfordshire > Stevenage
Price Range: $71 - $124 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — The Abbington 2.5*
Number of rooms: 20
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#3 Business Hotel in Stevenage
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