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Manchester
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169 reviews
52 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 110 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 July 2016 via mobile

For what I paid I couldn't fault the place. Shared bathroom is never the dream but it was fine. Bed was comfy, decent tv, internet signal wasn't great from my room 6 though. Breakfast is cereal and toast etc. Owner could talk a glass eye to sleep, lovely fella. Will use again.

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Exeter, United Kingdom
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113 reviews
17 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 56 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 July 2016 via mobile

The owner is the highlight of this B&B and I must also mention that the continental breakfast is really good. The mattress in the room I had needed replacing, but at least everything was clean and tidy. The shower wasn't very powerful or hot, but it got the job done in the end. For the money I feel that the... More 

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Vernon, B.C.
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46 reviews
19 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 October 2015

We enjoyed our visit to Cambridge UK and staying at the Carlton Lodge. We stayed in a Double Room with a very comfortable king size bed. Had all we needed in the room which included tea and coffee and a wall mounted TV, which was appreciated when we were awake with Jet Lag !! Breakfast was more than enough for... More 

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Duisburg
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6 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 September 2015

Our hosts were friendly and very welcoming. The double room was small and we had to develop strategies for moving around. The ensuite bathroom is very compact and the sink so small that you really have to shower if you want to wash. The water pressure was, however, very low, so I was gad I had washed my long hair... More 

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Piacenza
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29 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 53 helpful votes
Reviewed 31 August 2015

The strong point of this place is the friendliness of the owner, very kind and welcoming. Apart from this the place is very basic, the room we had was tiny and the bathroom, well, to call it a bathroom would be optimistic. It was a tiny cubicle where to move about if you are tall is a nightmare. Many cobwebs... More 

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Illinois
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5 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 July 2015 via mobile

As someone else already mentioned it in their review this accommodation offers all basic necessities for a very reasonable price. It is conveniently located in a walking distance to city center in a quiet and safe neighborhood. The owner who runs this place is very nice and helpful, and will do his best to accommodate special needs of your travel... More 

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Derbyshire, UK
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207 reviews
37 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 78 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 April 2015

Note this is a B&B and you get, to an extent, what you pay for. Given I paid £35 for a single room with shared bathroom, my expectations were for a basic hotel with average or worse facilities and condition. I was happily contradicted by a warm welcome, clean room and bathroom and a good continental breakfast. I felt safe... More 

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Ipswich, United Kingdom
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13 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 March 2014

My fiance and myself were up for a concert, and after a near miss experience with another B&B in Cambridge, I booked this one with just over a week's notice. It was quite a way from the rail station, but worth it. The owner and his wife were very nice people, and our room was lovely. Nice small ensuite bathroom... More 

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Norwich, United Kingdom
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14 reviews
12 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 February 2014

I booked a single room for 2 nights, for a citybreak in Cambridge. The room was very small, but very clean, did the job. Toilet and shower shared, on the same floor, also very clean. Breakfast not cooked, but a wide choice of cereals, cheese, ham, salami, plenty of tea, coffee and toast, butter and jams. Close to the city... More 

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Tucson, Arizona
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126 reviews
8 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 November 2013

As I was feeling ill, it was late in the day and I was tired of driving my girlfriend & I decided to stop In Cambridge for the night. We saw the sign and stopped. Only a family room was available but the owner gave it to us for the double price. Good start. The owner was friendly & helpful... More 

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  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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Additional Information about Carlton Lodge

Address: 245 Chesterton Road, Cambridge CB4 1AS, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Cambridgeshire > Cambridge
Price Range: $73 - $167 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Carlton Lodge 3*
Number of rooms: 6
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“I had room three, next to the shared bathroom and overlooking the road. It was not as noisy as it could have been, but you might ask if a different room is available if you think this might disturb you.”
 of 5 bubbles Derbyshire_UKMisike, 12 Apr 2015 | Read review
“All rooms on 2nd floor with stairs only. No views.”
 of 5 bubbles SMLeek69, 10 Nov 2013 | Read review
“The front room is quieter than you'd expect by a main road, and you're right next to the toilet/shower so you can gauge when best to use it.”
 of 5 bubbles Joyful3179, 20 Jul 2013 | Read review
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