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Harrogate, United Kingdom
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5 reviews
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Reviewed 19 April 2015

I stayed at this B&B the evening before the Manchester marathon. It was great to have free parking, a really warm welcome and the room had everything I needed. I mentioned that I would be leaving before breakfast and a marathon snack pack was placed in my room for the following morning which was fantastic, couldn't fault this B&B!

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ABERDEEN
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 March 2015

Perfect for our football trip, shame about the defeat :-( Walked back after the game because of the traffic- saved sitting in a taxi- but a fair ol hike haha ;-) Average cab fare to Old Trafford was £5-6 Nice welcome on arrival from Mr Campbell, comfortable room, free wifi. Excellent breakfast served by friendly staff. Left property behind which... More 

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Nottingham, United Kingdom
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47 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 March 2015

We returned for a second visit, in Feb 2015. It was what I remembered, we had a different room and I think although it was road facing that I preferred the room this time. It had a lovely bay window. The room was clean and had all the basic amenities you need for a 1 night stay (tea, coffee, bath... More 

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Ayrshire
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Reviewed 8 February 2015

My husband and I stayed at the Thistlewood last Wednesday evening. We were given room 9, at the very top of the house, up three flights of stairs. We assumed that this was because all of the other rooms were taken, but we were only joined by one other couple the next morning at breakfast. There may of course been... More 

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Chester, England, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 5 February 2015 via mobile

Positives - the building, free parking, spotless clean, very comfortable bed, excellent value @ £65 for a double room and a truly fantastic home cooked breakfast. Negative and the only one - heating clicked off in the night and in a cold February the room was chilly.

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Middlesbrough, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 2 February 2015

This is a lovely old House and for what they charged (compared to other places) I could find things to pick fault with if it were a 5* establishment but it wasn't instead it was a lovely old place, very well presented and spotless !. My room was only small, but again it was spotlessly clean, the wifi was a... More 

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Northampton, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
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Reviewed 21 January 2015

I found the B&B ok, I drove down the very narrow private road to the very secluded car park and parked up. I must admit, at this point, I was quite nervous. Being alone in the car park with no lighting whilst walking back up the road to the front door was quite daunting. This disappointed me immediately. I was... More 

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Nottingham
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142 reviews
67 hotel reviews
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Reviewed 12 January 2015 via mobile

I only had one night here but enjoyed my stay. The staff were very friendly and helpful, even changing my room so I could check in a little early. The room was not big but comfortable and had all I needed. Breakfast was cooked fresh and I was asked if I wanted more. Nothing was too much trouble. My only... More 

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Reviewed 23 December 2014 via mobile

The room is very very small, and bathroom has carpet which kind of put me off a little bit. The wifi is also very very slow, almost unusable. Otherwise friendly owners and clean room. Breakfast is also nice.

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Manchester, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 11 December 2014

we stayed at the thistlewood overnight due to attending a christmas party at event city , great welcome when we arrived , nice comforable room , every thing we needed , and a excellant breakfast , what more can you want , will be staying again next year

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Additional Information about The Thistlewood

Address: 203 Urmston Lane, Stretford, Trafford M32 9EF, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Greater Manchester > Trafford > Stretford
Hotel Class:3 star — The Thistlewood 3*
Number of rooms: 9
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“the single I had was v small. Fine for me but beware if you have a lot of luggage.”
 of 5 bubbles TalbotD, 17 Sep 2015 | Read review
“Ask for one at the back if you are a light sleeper”
 of 5 bubbles 388lynnm, 25 Aug 2015 | Read review
“Very clean and tidy in the rooms and other areas.”
 of 5 bubbles Johno49, 15 Aug 2015 | Read review
“I think we were in room 4 and our friends were in 8 and 9 which were bigger but same facilities as our room.”
 of 5 bubbles likkle_monkey, 11 May 2015 | Read review
“Rear rooms away from traffic.”
 of 5 bubbles 181DavidN, 20 Nov 2014 | Read review
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