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Reviewed November 5, 2014

Historical, authentic and dating back to1849 (pre-american civil war ) this tucked away little gem of a b&b offers everything a weary traveller needs, with exceptional cleanliness, and fun musical evenings (with landlord phil) a sure fire destination for all rail way enthusiats!

1Thank Jane J
Reviewed June 27, 2014 via mobile

Stayed here for two separate visits to Retford last year on work. When looking online was hesitant to book as it seemed too good to be true, it was spot on. Rooms very reasonably priced with two lovely hosts in Phil and Nicki who run a very tight ship. Rooms were spotless and freshly decorated and nothing was ever too...

1Thank Dan G
Bath, United Kingdom
Reviewed February 24, 2014

This was our second stay. We booked into the Old Station House during January ...Haven't had time to write this since ! We stayed with our two adult "kids"....21 and 22, as we went to Retford for a family funeral. We were made really welcome again and the rooms were clean and the whole place was really well run. Lovely...

1Thank Loribuck
Birmingham, United Kingdom
Reviewed January 26, 2014

Absolute excellent accomodation . I have vast experience in staying in hotels and bed and breakfasts , and I can honestly say the old station is one of the best I have stayed in.Phil & Nicky made me so welcome . Everything you require is provided and nothing is too much trouble . The rooms are very clean & comfortable...

2Thank Matt E
Reviewed October 12, 2013

My wife and I stayed here the first week of October and it surpassed the first time we stayed here a few years ago. The owners, Phil and Nickie, did everything they could to make our stay enjoyable and we will not hesitate to stay here again the next time we are in the UK. Thank you once again, OLD...

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Reviewed September 29, 2013

Turned up having booked room in June 2013 for 14 September 2013 only to be told that there was no rooms, they had no record of the booking and had booked the whole of guest house for a family function! They did however try to find us alternative accommodation and were most apologetic.

1Thank alan6752
Reviewed September 17, 2013

Great place to stay the owners are really friendly and nothing is to much trouble . Near by there is a good place to eat and drink and a gym at the bottom of the road to burn of all that food. The country side is on the doorstep so goin for walks or bike rides is a must with...

2Thank Tommy M
Thrapston, United Kingdom
Reviewed August 28, 2013

I stayed here for five weeks and I must say it is the best guest house I have ever stayed in. Phil and Nicki were fantastic. Nothing was too much trouble for either of them. The atmosphere there was very friendly and all guests alike were remarking on the excellent ambience. If you go to stay with Phil and Nicki...

1Thank kelbow60
Headford, Ireland
Reviewed July 29, 2013

we stayed her in July 2013 with our 3 kids, aged 5, 3, and 1, Phil and Nikki have an amazing guesthouse, extremely helpful & child friendly - they thought of everything - they even had a very cute teddy bear for each of the kids in their room :-) as well as extra nibbles, treats, drinks, & little toys...

3Thank GalwayMom2013
Reviewed April 2, 2013

Stayed for one night as we had a function to attend at the Civic Hall and we even took Dad too. We have stayed before so knew that this was a brilliant bed and breakfast we were not disappointed. We were welcomed back as almost part of the family, and noted that following our previous review Phil and Nicki have...

1Thank BarnsleyCrabby
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Address: The Old Station House Thrumpton Lane, Retford DN22 6HQ, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Nottinghamshire > Retford
Number of rooms: 5
Also Known As:
Old Station House Retford, England
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“Perfect for train buffs as the building was originally the town train station.”
 of 5 bubbles SUPERJOECANADA, Oct 12, 2013 | Read review
“Get confirmation of your booking!!!!!”
 of 5 bubbles alan6752, Sep 29, 2013 | Read review
“have stayed in two different rooms would be happy with any of them”
 of 5 bubbles fishcat216, Mar 1, 2013 | Read review
“any, they are all nice, the owner gave me a choice of two”
 of 5 bubbles spaceage99, Feb 14, 2013 | Read review
“all rooms seemed nice from what we saw. Great place for trains buffs too!!”
 of 5 bubbles SUPERJOECANADA, Nov 30, 2012 | Read review
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