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Winchester, United Kingdom
Reviewed 20 November 2015

I have stayed at The Elms several times now. Always a comfortable stay, with a particularly good breakfast. This is appreciated as I am a vegetarian which can cause complications when eating out... but I have no such problems at The Elms. I find the beds very comfortable and always sleep well. The staff are friendly and helpful. The last...

Thank Patricia W
Reviewed 17 November 2015 via mobile

It is what it is! You want a bed, you get one you want a shower, you get one, breakfast is passable and the bar is acceptable. If you looking for luxury then it's not for you. If you looking for b&b without the bells and whistles and a decent selection on the evening menu with a decent bar then...

Thank paules44
redbridge, United Kingdom
Reviewed 14 November 2015

Large comfortable room in the main building, but note there is no lift! I didn't use the facilities beyond a nightcap at the bar each evening as I was visiting friends in the neighbourhood so ate with them.

Thank Diane G
South Yorkshire, United Kingdom
Reviewed 8 November 2015

we called in here at the weekend for brunch. the Breakfast which consisted of 2 fried eggs, tomato, mushrooms, beans, hash browns, and what they called two "sausages". Sausages they were not. I cleared the plate as I was hungry (no breakfast and this was two o'clock). The polite server asked if I had enjoyed it so I told him...

Thank yorkshiregirl63
Reviewed 18 October 2015

We booked a room here just for a night and weren't expecting much after reading some reviews- however, there was nothing else available and we were attending a function here, so it was convenient. The hotel has a great location, right on the main road just outside the town and there is masses of parking in what are very pleasant...

Thank loobylooSheffield
Reviewed 16 October 2015 via mobile

We stayed here last weekend, myself, my partner & our little boy who is 2. We booked an executive suite as we weren't sure on space for a travel cot or our little boys sleeping preference (sometimes he's with us, other times on his own in a cot or on his own in a bed!). We had a very spacious...

Thank Lauren K
Cannington, United Kingdom
Reviewed 30 September 2015

Was booked in here for business by local company for 3 nights franchised fayre and square pub and restaurant that basically means everything is out of a box and microwaved Room very tired and dirty in the stables block that was probably built in the late 1970s shower had prolific black mould floor board's creaking all night and sound proofing...

Thank William B
Retford, United Kingdom
Reviewed 19 September 2015 via mobile

Nothing too special but also nothing too bad..... Nice for a bite too eat if you want too nip out for an hour but not stray too far from home.... Pleasant enough staff and the menu has a variety of things..... It's not the ritz but it can fill a hole : )

Thank Matt4orpe
walton on thames
Reviewed 4 September 2015

Comfortable room. On the small side but good value. Liked the tea and coffee making facilities in room. The Beds were very comfortable and clean. Good location. The bin men made a lot of noise early on Monday morning!

1Thank kathrynsaunders61
Chelmsford, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 September 2015

I chose this as it was near to where I needed to be for an event at Retford over the August Bank Holiday weekend, arriving on Saturday evening and leaving on the Monday morning. Was given room 5, which was OK but looking very tired, with damaged ceiling due to a water leak I suspect, one curtain would not meet...

Thank Brian A

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  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking

Additional Information about Elms Hotel

Address: London Road, Retford DN22 7DX, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Nottinghamshire > Retford
Price Range: $72 - $114 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Elms Hotel 3*
Number of rooms: 19
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 of 5 bubbles johnhC817RA, 29 Aug 2016 | Read review
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 of 5 bubbles SteveJ478, 25 Aug 2016 | Read review
“Room 10 was fine apart from a noisy early skip removal and squeaky floors upstairs...”
 of 5 bubbles 839hamishm, 2 Aug 2016 | Read review
“No Idea, as only experienced the room I had”
 of 5 bubbles 244briana, 1 Sep 2015 | Read review
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