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Reviewed 10 November 2014

Lovely listed building. A lot of history and plans up for view in house. Warm welcome, large room and well located. Very close to centre. Quiet area close to university. Adequate wifi access which is great. Clean and snug. Parking if booked in advance. Had room top of building. Private bathroom was very nice. Good recommendations re restaurants close by...

1Thank NP K
Nottingham, United Kingdom
Reviewed 23 October 2014

Spend a night for university business - ideal location for the main campus. The staff is extremely helpful, friendly and accommodating (thank you, Melba!) - the breakfast time (normally 8-9am) has been moved backward to 7.30 just to allow for an early meeting start. The twin room was clean and comfortable, while preserving the vintage atmosphere at the same time...

Thank Igor_and_Julia
Halle (Saale), Germany
Reviewed 25 September 2014

Spent a couple of nights there on a business trip. Good location, small but clean. The landlady is the asset: she serves fresh and good breakfasts and is always available for a good tip about the city.

2Thank mirmiru86
Reviewed 26 July 2014

I stayed here for a business trip to the nearby university, and I thought Spindle Lodge was perfect for the occasion. The lady who greeted me - I think her name was Melba - couldn't have been more accommodating, and made me feel very welcome. The room was fine; I opted to pay more for a private bathroom but I...

2Thank Gillian H
Redcar, United Kingdom
Reviewed 22 June 2014 via mobile

I had the pleasure of staying in this delightful lodge and quite frankly, I wish I could live there! The room was incredibly hot just as I like it, and the artwork on the walls is amazing. After a thoroughly delightful evening I awoke to the best part of my trip.... The breakfast! The one egg one tomato one sausage...

3Thank michaelheathemail
Buckingham, United Kingdom
Reviewed 23 April 2014

I stayed here in November 2013, due to having an interview to attend at Leicester university. Being a female travelling alone, safety was a big issue, yet I soon found out there was nothing to worry about at Spindle Lodge. It's quiet and I was able to study without disturbance; it's clean; the manager is a friendly woman; and I...

3Thank D A
Burton on Trent
Reviewed 2 April 2014

Visiting the De Montfort hall for a show ,this was an ideal distance ,away 5 mins walk,the hotel is spotlessly clean ,but quite dated ,the hostess was brilliant and friendly and the cooked breakfast was very good, it was more like staying at ones grannies than the plastic prisons we usually stay in ,I loved staying at grannies so this...

2Thank ColinMassey
London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 12 December 2013

I booked a single room for my 17-year-old son who had to be in Leicester very early in the morning for an interview at the university. He found the staff very friendly, the room was clean and comfortable and the en suite facilities ideal for him. Breakfast was very good too. As a mum who was concerned about her son...

1Thank lisn1
Reviewed 26 October 2013

A very friendly B&B in the University area. The interesting mid-Victorian building has limitations as to room size, but it was clean and comfortable. The owners are very honest about what it is, a 'Guest House', that caters for people visiting Leicester. It is very close to the University and appeals to (and is indeed run by) academics visiting. The...

1Thank southdown_hare
North Yorkshire
Reviewed 3 July 2013

Stayed here when seeing Ken Dodd (absolutely brilliant at the age of 86) at the De Montfort Hall. Five minutes walk from the station and then another five minutes walk to the De Montfort Hall. In a nice, quiet, and leafy location. A good looking old fashioned building. My room could have done with a touch of redecorating but was...

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  • Free Parking
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Public Wifi
  • Free Parking

Additional Information about Spindle Lodge Hotel

Address: 2 West Walk, Leicester LE1 7NA, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Leicestershire > Leicester
Price Range: $112 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Spindle Lodge Hotel 3*
Number of rooms: 12
Also Known As:
Spindle Hotel Leicester
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“Book parking in advance”
 of 5 bubbles 698SteveJ, 29 Apr 2016 | Read review
“we had a room on 1st floor. Not sure how many floors there are but access appeared to be by stairs only.”
 of 5 bubbles Mark/Kent Cricket., 14 Jul 2015 | Read review
“I enjoyed room right at top but not suitable if have issues with stairs. Older design and narrow which is expected with listed buildings.”
 of 5 bubbles 115npk, 10 Nov 2014 | Read review
“I would advise paying the extra for a private bathroom.”
 of 5 bubbles 459gillianh, 26 Jul 2014 | Read review
“Go for first floor”
 of 5 bubbles ColinMassey, 2 Apr 2014 | Read review
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