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The Cotton Mill, in the heart of Leicester

18 reviews
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1 bedroom
1 bathroom
3 guests
1 night minimum
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'The Cotton Mill', as its name suggests, is a splendid residential conversion of a former, Grade II Listed, Victorian factory premises located in the heart of the City of Leicester within easy walking distance of a fine range of amenities, as well as the University of Leicester and DMU. As a stunning, first floor, duplex apartment it retains many original features from its industrial past & offering well presented & appointed, electrically heated accommodation of charm & character with private entrance hall, spacious open-plan living\diner (6m x 8.8m), contemporary style bathroom, and bedroom (3m x 3.4m) at the rear of the property. As well as a holiday apartment it's also ideal for professionals working in Leicester who want a centrally located property, with no fuss but with great facili...'The Cotton Mill', as its name suggests, is a splendid residential conversion of a former, Grade II Listed, Victorian factory premises located in the heart of the City of Leicester within easy walking distance of a fine range of amenities, as well as the University of Leicester and DMU. As a stunning, first floor, duplex apartment it retains many original features from its industrial past & offering well presented & appointed, electrically heated accommodation of charm & character with private entrance hall, spacious open-plan living\diner (6m x 8.8m), contemporary style bathroom, and bedroom (3m x 3.4m) at the rear of the property. As well as a holiday apartment it's also ideal for professionals working in Leicester who want a centrally located property, with no fuss but with great facilities: * Apartment with internet access and digital TV at no extra cost * No hidden costs – our prices includes all rates and utilities * Discount rate if you book for three weeks or more - please ask for details* Fully furnished & equipped – bed linen, towels, cutlery provided * Sofa beds as well as luxury king-sized bed for extra flexibility Guest accommodationWe can cater for a family of 4 people when there are 2 adults and 2 children as we now have 2 sofa beds. Please drop us a message to confirm availability.More
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Pets Allowed: No
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: Yes
Cooker
DVD Player
Suitable For Children Under 5
Refrigerator
Central Heating
Washer
Towels Provided
Dishwasher
Freezer
Cycling Trips
Cable/satellite TV
Books
Iron
Hairdryer
Stereo System
TV
Microwave
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Wi-Fi
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Reviewed April 24, 2018

As there are many good sayings so far about this place, I will not talk about these. Here I will only talk about the uncomfortable things in my case. 1. after we left the place, the owner send me a claim of damage: there were...More

Date of stay: April 2018
2  Thank ttpuff
StuartGH, VR Owner at The Cotton Mill, in the heart of Leicester, responded to this reviewResponded April 29, 2018

Thank you for your review - I’ll take your views into consideration.

Reviewed March 3, 2017

I visited DMU for a month. The location is in a quite street, just next to the downtown and in a close walking distance from the DMU. No need in any transportation means. Everything I needed was in a close walking distance, including a grocery...More

Date of stay: February 2017
Thank RA_ASH_RA
StuartGH, VR Owner at The Cotton Mill, in the heart of Leicester, responded to this reviewResponded March 5, 2017

Thanks for the nice review, and the suggested additions. We are always looking for improvements based guest feedback. In the last few months we have improved the Cotton Mill including: * Moving our energy supplier to use 100% renewable electricity * Fitting a new blackout...More

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Reviewed June 29, 2016

This is our second time staying. It is perfectly located close to Leicester University, the city centre and less than a 10 minute walk to the train station. The flat is well equipped with good amenities. We really enjoyed our stay.

Date of stay: June 2016
2  Thank Snowmanwindsor
StuartGH, VR Owner at The Cotton Mill, in the heart of Leicester, responded to this reviewResponded June 30, 2016

Thanks for your positive review, it was good to have you both stay again at the Cotton Mill in the heart of Leicester.

Reviewed February 2, 2016

This was our third time staying at this wonderful place, and we love it ! Stuart and Shirley were there to meet us, and made us feel very welcome. Everything is clean and comfortable, and easy to work, and there is plenty of flatware and...More

Date of stay: January 2016
1  Thank Susan C
StuartGH, VR Owner at The Cotton Mill, in the heart of Leicester, responded to this reviewResponded February 7, 2016

Thanks Susan and Andrew, we are glad you enjoyed your stay!

Reviewed December 12, 2015

The Cotton Mill is the perfect place to stay when visiting Leicester, I will definitely be back. Everything is on the doorstep yet the apartment is extremely quiet and relaxing. A big thank you to the owners for thinking of everything.

Date of stay: December 2015
1  Thank Jayne D
About the Owner
Stuart G. H
Languages spoken:Portuguese, English
Response Rate:100%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:February 2013
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About the neighbourhood
A city waiting to be explored: with its rich history and heritage, including its exciting connections to King Richard III, cosmopolitan city life, cultures and traditions, there's so much waiting to be discovered!
How to get there
If you are walking from Leicester Railway Station aim for the historic New Walk. Once on New Walk turn right past the New Walk Museum, walking towards the city centre. At the bottom of New Walk turn left for the Cotton Mill, located at 35 King Street opposite the Kings Head pub.
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