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“Mount Joy is ok but a bit... hmmm quirky”

Mount Joy Guest House
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Mount Joy Guest House
Ranked #1 of 1 Crayford B&B and Inns
Reviewed 16 December 2011

I stayed there and here's the load down. Jackie is ok but quirky - if she likes you yr ok. The house is full of little paper notes do this don't do that - which is really sooo irritating! First odd thing is the note telling you to take off your shoes. No breakfast - unless you do it yourself.

So it's self catering NOT B&B.

Rooms; B A S I C (there was a blood spot on my linen... sorry but that's not quite on the money!)
35 quid a night for a dorm low res cheap bed.

It's all a rash of 1973 decor. Hmmm.

But for 35 quid - fair enough just... good for builders working away etc-
But those notes!

Room Tip: Don't take the 'Lodge' ... it's at the end of the garden. Honestly!
  • Stayed: September 2011, travelled on business
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jaqueen3, Owner at Mount Joy Guest House, responded to this reviewResponded 17 May 2012

Yes, we really do appreciate feedback. We have never claimed to be a B & B. We specialise in offering self catering within the environment of a guest house as many customers really appriate this facility as they can also use the kitchen in the evening and not have the expense of eating out. Sorry that you found the notes irritating but they are for the customers benefit so that they can find things easily and also certain basic house rules for everyone's comfort. The 'Lodge' at the bottom of the garden was never intended for customers, it was the children's playhouse. Unfortunately some people absolutely love it and specially request it. We used to reluctanly let it go if requested but we prefer not to use it as it is our private space. Hope this clears a few things up.

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Reviewed 14 June 2011

a wonderful weekend and a conscientious owner . The review from brighton is a load of rubbish and I think lies. we enjoyed our time at mount joy, our room was very clean and the kitchen was always open and jackie was a joy ,what more could you ask for.
david & carol jones folkestone kent

  • Stayed: July 2010, travelled with friends
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Reviewed 13 June 2011

Don't know what the previous comment was all about, my husband and I stayed here last summer when visiting family nearby. The owner Jackie was very nice and helpful and went out of her way to help us when we needed to get somewhere and had no clue!

  • Stayed: August 2010, travelled on business
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Additional Information about Mount Joy Guest House

Address: 3 Shenstone Close | Crayford, Crayford DA1 4DP, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Greater London > Crayford
Amenities:
Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Kitchenette
Hotel Style:
Ranked #1 of 1 B&Bs / Inns in Crayford
Price Range: $50 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 9
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
Mount Joy Guest House is home from home accommodation where you will find a friendly welcome. Full use of the house kitchen. Laundry facilities on request and free wi-fi. ... more   less 

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