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Northampton, United Kingdom
Reviewed 21 April 2016

I took two grandchildren in there 20s to the Aviator for lunch. We were shown into a delightful quiet restaurant but were interested to note that there were places in the bar, in a conservatory and indeed in better weather outside. The choice on the menu was good and interesting and all meals were very nice. There was a slight...

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1Thank GangstaGranny
London, England, United Kingdom
Reviewed 20 April 2016

We stayed here for an event on the airfield. It is definitely well worth the £69.00 with the English breakfast included. Clean with larger rooms than at premier inn. Lovely to have the art deco detailing and history around. We ate at a pub a short walk away as we had been on site all day and needed to go...

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1Thank Lisa S
Brighton, United Kingdom
Reviewed 17 April 2016

The Aviator its out of town but it was well worth it £69.00 and full English breakfast included we paid £15.00 for a taxi into Northampton, friends stayed at the Radisson paid £110 plus £6.00 parking and breakfast £14.00 each and a smaller room. But the best part was the hotel full of history and Art Deco decor and furniture...

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1Thank Anastasia B
Cardiff, United Kingdom
Reviewed 11 April 2016

nice place dodgy dealings Can't believe they took 600 out our bill days before ! Bill for rooms was only £138 still haven't had money back having to take legal advice now , very upset , apparently we are not the only ones

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9Thank vickydixon2013
Northampton, United Kingdom
Reviewed 10 April 2016

The bar area is quiet during the day, making it a pleasant place to have business meetings. They serve decent pub-grub at lunchtime and in the afternoon they serve cake. It's not brilliant cake, but it's good enough!

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Hertfordshire, United Kingdom
Reviewed 27 March 2016

Loved it here. Art Deco rooms, bar and restaurant. Room was a good size, and very clean. Bathroom spotless with ample hot water and power in shower. All staff, welcoming, helpful and friendly. For £69.00 per night, with an excellent breakfast it was great value too. Booked again later in April. I ate in the bar both nights, food &...

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1Thank eamonn728
Portrush
Reviewed 21 March 2016

Booked by phone, saving the hotel the 15% Booking.com commission. As a repeat customer I was OFFERED the corporate rate, which I accepted. On arrival I was disappointed to find that the restaurant was closed Sunday evening. Room is basic, but adequate. TV is so small, its lost on the wall. No power outlets at bed head. Traffic noise IS...

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3Thank MCHPTRUSH
Dorset, United Kingdom
Reviewed 7 February 2016 via mobile

Booked here by CABE before board meeting. The hotel reception is in the old officers mess of the Base and has maintained its Art Deco style. This had been added to by the conversion and the attention to detail is very good. Propellor shaped clamps on the external screens, 1930's style signage and the fountain looking like a squadron of...

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1Thank Rewst
Newport
Reviewed 1 February 2016 via mobile

The hotel itself is pretty nice even if the outside looks a little weathered and the staff were ok apart from when you arrive later and you can't find them anywhere. After a by it of hunting you can find them sat right at the back of the restaurant on their phone. I know it's not under the hotels control...

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1Thank J-Reeves91
Chelmsford, United Kingdom
Reviewed 24 January 2016

I stayed at the Aviator whilst travelling on business and decided to have a change from my usual choice of hotel. I'm very glad I did. What a fantastic little find. The hotel is beautifully quirky and the staff are very welcoming. Whilst not the most luxurious hotel it has everything you need and the art deco style is a...

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  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
  • Smoking rooms available
  • Accessible rooms
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Public Wifi
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  • Free Parking
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Formally a Clubhouse and Officers Mess, this 1930's Art Deco building has been renovated to its former glory. As you enter you step back in time to a bygone age of aviation, style and fun.The Aviator Hotel boasts 50 en-suite bedrooms, comprising of both Standard Doubles and Twin or Kings. The rooms are decorated and fitted with many interesting Art Deco features, and offer a comfortable 3 star standard of accommodation. The Bar & Lounge areas overlook the Airfield and offer traditional ales, excellent wines and an extensive range of spirits. The Restaurant & Bistro, which is open to all, serves a wide range of dishes utilising the best local and seasonal produce.We look forward to welcoming you at The Aviator, and hope you enjoy your stay with us. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Aviator Hotel

Address: Wellingborough Road, Sywell NN6 0BN, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Northamptonshire > Sywell
Price Range: $112 - $115 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — The Aviator Hotel 3*
Number of rooms: 50
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