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Wirral, United Kingdom
Reviewed 22 September 2015 via mobile

We stayed here for a family wedding in July, the staff were nice and friendly but the accommodation was terrible, the rooms were dusty and dirty. There were blood stains on the bed. Some of the family had to move to a hotel in town. I was definitely glad to get home for a hot shower an my clean bed....

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3Thank Angeladool
Nottingham, England, United Kingdom
Reviewed 19 September 2015

don`t leave credit card details!!!!!!!!!!!!!! had to cancell and they just kept taking, apparently its legal, customer service is awful with no understanding of a small business needs, we do a lot of work in the area and will not be sending anyone else here,

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2Thank Lyn W
Reviewed 15 September 2015 via mobile

Turned up to what seemed like a deserted pub. Had to ring hotel to get someone to come and let us in even though we arrived at the time that was stated on website. After waiting 10 more minutes owner arrived. We were told are room wasn't ready and as we had a wedding was told we could get ready...

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1Thank VTof
Chichester, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 September 2015

we arrived early which we said we would the night before, and no one was about, so we had to call owner of pub, took us to our room and we were very upset as dust everywhere, stains on duvet cover, carpet and chair, no soaps an old tea bag and a towel that was so old I would of...

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1Thank Anne S
Pewsey, United Kingdom
Reviewed 27 August 2015

One bed was broken, there was old off food and dirty cutlery in the fridge, and there weren't enough towels. We were booked in for three nights, but we decided to leave after a sleepless first night and asked for a refund for the remaining two nights. They said they would refund us but when I checked my bank statement...

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1Thank Jim B
Reviewed 4 August 2015

When we arrived at about 4pm the whole place was closed but a woman appeared fairly quickly and showed us to our room The room was large, the bed was comfortable but there was no hot water in the bathroom for our entire two day stay. The woman offered us breakfast on the last morning only but this never materialised....

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Thank Ruth R
Reviewed 5 July 2015

Unavailable wifi, the entrance door doesn't work properly, no shampoo in the shower, I found hair in bed before using it, not enough towels for double room, poor cleaning, reception service unavailable at 10am.

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Thank Claudia M
London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 23 June 2015

Only needed to stay one night. The sign says luxury accommodation, well it isn't quite that but the room was ok and clean. Staff were helpful and the breakfast was good apart from there being no toast just bread and butter, however if all you're looking for is a bed for the night then this will do nicely

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Thank Derek H
Preston, United Kingdom
Reviewed 21 June 2015

Stayed Sat 6th June. Needed somewhere handy to stay on the south side of Ipswich and found this place. Local area a bit run down but only a 15min walk to the main town centre. We paid £45 (compared to £68 for local Premier Inn) for a room for the night and were given room 6 which had a balcony...

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Thank Abesontour
Reviewed 15 June 2015

Only spent one night here thankfully. The room that we stayed in had stains all over the walls. Shower had hair all over it. No bin in the room, found a dead fly in the one of the beds sheets and cigarette butts in the cabinet.

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  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Bar/Lounge
  • Restaurant
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking

Additional Information about Shipwrights Arms Hotel

Address: 55-61 Wherstead Road, Ipswich IP2 8JJ, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > East Anglia > Suffolk > Ipswich
Price Range: $72 - $83 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Shipwrights Arms Hotel 2*
Number of rooms: 12
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“just go elsewhere, no tv area , tv didnt work , no wifi,”
 of 5 bubbles scattNe, 27 Apr 2016 | Read review
“all about the money”
 of 5 bubbles LynW480, 19 Sep 2015 | Read review
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