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Bratislava, Slovakia
Reviewed 9 December 2016

This accommodation was recommended by our friend living in Bristol lots of years. It was absolutely perfect, A little crazy :D but it does not matter. It was cheaper in comparison with standard hotel in Bristol. Services were perfect. Madam Toad was very kind to us. Breakfast was typical English. During our stay, it was cold in Bristol. It was...

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Wakefield, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 September 2016

If a toad themed guest house with '70s/ '80s décor is your idea of fun this is the place for you! Madam Toad and her assistant are also very friendly, the place is clean and the breakfasts good. There is also a beautiful garden at the back. Of course this genuine level of eccentricity is not for everyone hence some...

1Thank Dh D
Birmingham, England, United Kingdom
Reviewed 16 August 2016 via mobile

Brilliant place to stop defo recommend this place rooms very clean in a old house on a hill and staff are very nice and friendly and toad themed as per the name which suits it fine lovely back garden to sit outside in the nice weather and breakfast in the morning very nice brought up in a dumb waiter which...

Thank Chris G
Reviewed 26 April 2016

The guest house is strange but rooms are clean and cheap. Madame toad is a very elderly lady who can be very abrupt on the phone but nice enough when you arrive. Breakfast is fine. The beds are more like camp beds with very thin mattresses but I have to say that I slept okay. The reason I have only...

Thank Douglas R
Wheddon Cross, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 January 2016

Toad Lodge is gloriously different from the average B&B! It is an elegant huge house high on a hill, and we had super views of Bristol from our spacious bedroom which was at the back of the house and overlooked the garden. The interior is very much that of a large family home, with photos of cats and horses hanging...

3Thank Peta-Jane F
Shrewton, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 November 2015

Smelt somewhat too much of cats and being allergic to pet hairs etc doesn't help. Therefore had to reluctantly go to another place to spend the night. The price was very competitive and the landlady "Madam Toad" was an interesting character.

2Thank Robert W
Reviewed 4 October 2015

Toad Lodge is set in the lovely area of Cotham, a ten minute pleasant walk to the Harbourside or central Bristol. It's important to note before I go on that if you are looking for a sterile (everything in its place) chain type hotel accommodation this is definately not for you. The rooms are large, the decor is unusual, the...

5Thank Travellight9898
Reviewed 9 July 2015 via mobile

Stayed for three nights with my Husband and Sons. Rooms were lovely. Decor is homely. Breakfast was delicious. The garden is beautiful and the great weather enabled us to enjoy the garden in the evening. Friendly staff. Would definitely stay again. Xx

1Thank Vanessa L
Dundee, United Kingdom
Reviewed 26 May 2015

The place was a lot bigger than my partner and i expected. We were greeted by a lovely older woman who was very helpful and polite. We ordered a double room but ended up with a bedroom with 3 single beds(that was not a problem as we understand that this happens sometimes) We had a comfortable stay- it was always...

1Thank EEKenny
London, England, United Kingdom
Reviewed 31 March 2015

We booked to stay here well in advance, but the day before we traveled to Bristol, we go a phone call from the owner saying she was cancelling our booking as she had overbooked. I find this rude and unacceptable, and it was particularly irritating when our friends, who did stay there that weekend, told us that she had said...

3Thank Frengladeustchgirl

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Additional Information about Toad Lodge Guest House

Address: 12 Cotham Park | Cotham, Bristol BS6 6BU, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Bristol
Number of rooms: 12
Also Known As:
Toad Lodge Guest House Hotel Bristol
Toad Hotel Bristol
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“Rooms at the back have the views and would be quieter.”
 of 5 bubbles petajanef, 3 Jan 2016 | Read review
“Don't have room 7!! It's next to the owners living room, where they like to watch TV at full volume until late at night.”
 of 5 bubbles franw242, 28 Jun 2014 | Read review
“Some rooms are ensuite others have bathrooms shared between two bedrooms. All bedrooms have single beds.”
 of 5 bubbles Goin2doit, 30 Jul 2013 | Read review
“Definitely Room due (read above:-)”
 of 5 bubbles conniccc, 14 Dec 2012 | Read review
“Trying in a different place”
 of 5 bubbles EstebanM_11, 17 Aug 2011 | Read review
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