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Ely House Hotel
Ranked #5 of 21 Hotels in Wolverhampton
Certificate of Excellence
Leicester, United Kingdom
Level 4 Contributor
33 reviews
17 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
“GREAT FIND”
Reviewed October 27, 2013

We had booked a night at the nearby horse races and were looking for somewhere reasonably priced nearby to stay overnight.Ely House was just the place.Great location,ample free parking,wi fi etc.Very friendly welcome(which lasted for the whole time),good sized comfortable room and a delicious freshly cooked and well presented breakfast.The building itself is a charming example of days gone by and we were told it is grade 2 listed.It is being well cared for and credit must go to the owners.We would definitely stay there again should we revisit the area,which we are likely to do as we enjoyed the whole experience

  • Stayed October 2013, traveled as a couple
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west mids
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Reviewed October 27, 2013

My wife and I have just had a one night stay at this hotel.
The time on arrival was 12.55pm on a saturday afternoon and when we went into reception we were told in no uncertain terms that we were too early to check in and as the hotel was completely deserted I found this rather strange.
We enquired as to whether we could have lunch and was told that they didn't do food on weekend afternoons but to walk into the city instead where we would find somewhere to eat.
After lunch we returned and checked in the room was number 16 a newly refurbed executive room which was very clean, a lovely shower ( no bath in this room ) and a very large bed , one niggle was only 2 sachets of milk on the drinks tray which was nowhere near enough.The room was very good but I personally found that you wouldnt want a long stay in it as was not very big.
We were given instructions on how to re enter the hotel after 12.30 am and these were very clear and accurate.
We got a goodnights sleep and went down to breakfast which is between 8-9.30am which for a sunday seemed a bit early. Breakfast was a straight choice of english or continental with no cereals as a starter for yourfried breakfast , it was ok no better no worse.
We had decided on a 9.00 breakfast and just as we were finishing at 9.45 the radio was turned off and that was it , the most abrupt and rude end to any meal I have had.
Overall this hotel was ok but in my own opinion I thought the owner wanted you in and out of there as soon as possible and the place seemed to lack a bit of warmth and friendliness, having said that the price was competitive, this is a hotel where I will keep a close eye on reviews before deciding wether to return.

  • Stayed October 2013, traveled as a couple
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Reviewed October 27, 2013 via mobile

We came here to go to the races,we booked on booking.com which was easy to do we payed 65pound which was bargain to stay in a city for two with breakfast . I emailed ahead for a bottle of cava as it was my partners birthday it was brought straight to our room nice and cold and a really good price, our room was excellent we where made very welcome and the breakfast was beautiful, the price at the bar was really cheap to, theres plenty of free parking at the back to, we will defo come back :-)

  • Stayed October 2013
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Norwich, United Kingdom
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Reviewed October 26, 2013

We stayed for 4 days at this delightful hotel in Wolverhampton. I would definitely recommend it to everyone. Positive emotions were felt from start to finish. The staff put in 100% to make sure everything was perfect. Breakfast was delicious. The newly refurbished room was exquisite: stylish, spacious and with great facilities. A truly wonderful stay!

  • Stayed October 2013, traveled as a couple
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Leeds
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Reviewed October 12, 2013

Went for a friends party extremely busy road, room 15 is dated an attempt has been made to make presentable but needs major works. Ken is a little too intrusive to the extent of being pushy. Breakfast was cheep products however was edible but a little cold. Nothing like pictures on web site so don't be fooled....don't expect too much

  • Stayed September 2013, traveled with friends
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Yorkshire Dales National Park, United Kingdom
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Reviewed October 11, 2013

it is a good hotel for one night stay, it is very noisy in the mornings and also in evenings as it is situated on main street, good 20 minutes walk to city centre, friendly reception, this is a house converted to a hotel

Room Tip: room at the back of the house if possible - as front room is too close to main street
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  • Stayed November 2012, traveled with friends
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Leeds, United Kingdom
Level 1 Contributor
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Reviewed October 4, 2013

this was our first stay at Ely house hotel , ken and his staff were so welcoming ,on our arrival ken informed us that we were being upgraded my wife was delighted a four poster bed, the morning breakfast was excellent had the full English ,would recommend to anyone see yo soon ken, and thanks again TONY-LINDA the golf driver ha ha, the bedrooms are fantastic just refurbish bathrooms in ours too,

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  • Stayed October 2013, traveled with family
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Property: Ely House Hotel
Address: 53 Tettenhall Road, Wolverhampton WV3 9NB, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > West Midlands > Wolverhampton
Amenities:
Bar / Lounge Free Breakfast Free Parking Restaurant Room Service Wheelchair access
Hotel Style:
#6 Business Hotel in Wolverhampton
#6 Romantic Hotel in Wolverhampton
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:3 star — Ely House Hotel 3*
Number of rooms: 18
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
Ely House Hotel is a jewel in the hotel market and a welcome change from large chain hotels. This elegant - impressive 18th Century Georgian converted school has been tastefully and sympathetically restored to a very high standard and retains a number of original features. The 18 well appointed rooms are spacious - warm and welcoming - each offering all the conveniences necessary to make your stay comfortable - TV with Video - direct dial telephones with fax and email facilities - courtesy trays - hair dryers - minibar - trouser press and power showers in the ensuite bathrooms. ... more   less 
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