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The Carlton Hotel

04/06/2017 05/06/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
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Reviewed 14 September 2016

Very cheap, does the basics, friendly staff, Rooms are fit for purpose, en suite bathroom, all worked fine. Breakfast was poor, some sort of compressed meat replaced bacon, can't imagine they are saving much but it was awful. Still It's a basic B&B very cheap and that's what you get. The big bonus though is the location, walking distance to...

Thank R1Geezer
Reviewed 12 September 2016

It is a place very easy to find, not far from the main route getting to Ipswich. About 10-15 minutes walk from center, nice surrounding. Often lodgers are labour workers for temporary accommodations. Prices low according to the market. The breakfast is great, according English standard. Wi-fi, internet discontinuous, building structures or any possible reason.It is not of my kind...

Thank EnricoCE
Cirencester, United Kingdom
Reviewed 6 September 2016

What can I say? I was only there one night, I arrived late and left early. The bed was comfortable, the room was clean, the wifi was very fast and just worked without any stupid portals or logins. I got a good night's sleep and it was quiet on a Saturday night. I didn't stay for breakfast. Although there was...

Thank Lauren G
Cardiff, Wales, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 September 2016

Not fancy, but it's a B&B, you get a bed and you get breakfast, en suite bathroom is great, but you mainly stay for the location. It's near where some of my family live which is handy, but for everyone else, it's right next to the town center. There's a Tesco near by, a very nice cafe which does takeaway,...

Thank Andy T
Cork, Ireland
Reviewed 21 July 2016

Honestly, the entire staff was more than friendly, they treated you like family. They cooked a full English breakfast for you each morning (vegetarian option available) and made you feel like home. I liked the personal touch about it, especially when you're in a foreign country. It's modest and I am sure some people have higher standards than I do,...

Thank Arisquella
Christchurch, United Kingdom
Reviewed 11 July 2016

The hotel is centrally placed for ease of access to the town centre. The hotel could do with a major refurbishment of rooms and en-suite facilities. The TV was the old box (crt) type minute with a poor picture which hummed and made watching very difficult. The staff were friendly and helpful. The parking was good. The breakfast was very...

Thank 4DGs
Nottingham, United Kingdom
Reviewed 17 June 2016

We were reminded on arrival that this was a family run hotel. How right they were. Normally family run hotels or B&B's are better run than the corporate hotels and certainly have a friendlier atmosphere. When I walked into my room, I was greeted by twin beds which looked flat and lifeless, well, I found out that they were not...

Thank dslade9999
Hadleigh, United Kingdom
Reviewed 21 May 2016

This family run hotel is a home away from home. All staff were very friendly, the breakfast was lush, with all manner of food on the menu, table service too. I could not fault the cleanliness of the room, I stayed for six days and it was spotless on my afternoon return, they even folded the toilet roll!!! The TV...

Thank Paul H
Maidstone, United Kingdom
Reviewed 14 May 2016

They say that if you have nothing nice to say, then don't say anything at all. But I also believe that you should tell it like it is.... This place is so dated and could be made really nice with just a little effort. But even that would appear to be last on the agenda. I can't fault the staff,...

Thank mikef_adi
Reviewed 6 March 2016 via mobile

This is a good value budget hotel situated very conveniently for the football ground and town centre pubs, etc. The twin bedded room was warm and the bed comfortable. The shower isn't a power shower but got the job done. Breakfast included cereals, fruit and a cooked option that was good and plentiful. All in all a great place for...

Thank David C

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  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Breakfast included
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included

Additional Information about The Carlton Hotel

Address: 41-43 Berners Street, Ipswich IP1 3LN, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > East Anglia > Suffolk > Ipswich
Price Range: $84 - $104 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — The Carlton Hotel 2*
Number of rooms: 18
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“Book a room with ensuite bathroom”
PeterG9883, 7 May 2017 | Read review
“Rooms all seem to be nice and quiet. If on top floor beware that stairs are steep!!”
672daveh, 7 May 2017 | Read review
“We were in room 7 which had recently been refurbished it was excellent”
328rose, 20 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Go somewhere else!”
883scotto, 16 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Go for the First floor”
AndyT531, 3 Sep 2016 | Read review
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