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Poets House

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Overview
St Marys Street, Ely CB7 4EY England See on map
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast Buffet
Air Conditioning
Non-Smoking Hotel
Restaurant
Room Service
4 Star accommodation
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Ask for the room looking over the cathedral with the copper bath on the top floor - it’s amazing. Only downside is you can’t open the windows. We didn’t eat or drink in the hotel unfortunately so the 5star is for room.

Thank Oliver D
Reviewed 2 days ago

We were inclined to love the hotel after they let us amend a rebooked prepaid room on a special offer after my husband had a fall and we phoned to cancel expecting to lose our money. However, the place exceeded our expectations. The room was...More

Thank Joanne B
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

This is a charming hotel nestled just a minutes walk from the amazing Ely cathedral. Many, if not all, of the rooms are a real treat. Yes, they may feature a freestanding (working) copper bath in the bedroom - but this is almost a quaint...More

Thank nimbledolphin
Reviewed 6 days ago

Booked by chance as hotel was close to wedding venue but what a find The staff where mega attentive and very amiable the hotel a dream the bedrooms sumptuous and the food very good ,all in all the hotel and staff made the week end...More

Thank GrahamJ27
Response from Guest R, Guest Relations Manager at Poets HouseResponded 3 days ago

Dear Graham, Thank you so much for taking the time to write a review of your recent stay at Poets House! We are all delighted to read such lovely comments and we hope to see you again soon! Thank you!!

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Stayed here with my wife whilst visiting family in the Ely area. Hotel is comfortable, slightly quirky rooms, with copper bath tub, and the food first class. Staff very friendly, as I believe they own the place so have a vested interest in its success....More

Thank harryrob429
Response from Guest R, Guest Relations Manager at Poets HouseResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for your lovely 5 star review of your stay at Poets House Hotel! Your comments regarding the first class food and friendly staff will be very much welcomed by the team who enjoy reading such comments! As you say, the Poets House is...More

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Description
Located in the heart of Ely’s historic city centre, Poets House commands superb views of the magnificent Cathedral, and having undergone a sensitive, design-led transformation is set to become one of the More city’s premier Hotel, Restaurant and Event destinations.You can enjoy breakfast, lunch or dinner in The Dining Room, an elegant space where you’ll enjoy the perfect combination of a warm and friendly welcome, top-class service and traditional dishes served with a twist. Alternatively, The Study, overlooking the tranquil courtyard garden, is the perfect venue in which to enjoy an expertly-mixed cocktail, an informal platter, or an indulgent afternoon tea. If you want to stay over, each of our 21 guest-rooms consists of a spacious suite, in which period features and restful views blend seamlessly with the latest technology, elegant free-standing Copper baths and the last word in luxury beds. Whether you’re planning to stay, want to book a meal, or would just like to know more, we’re here to give you all the help you need and look forward to talking to you soon. Less
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Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Room Service
Free Parking
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Air Conditioning
Concierge
Dry Cleaning
Laundry Service
Meeting Rooms
Non-Smoking Hotel
Wheelchair Access
Pool
Beachfront
Spa
Breakfast included
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms
Number of rooms
21
Price range
USD 183 - USD 275 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Location
United Kingdom > England > Cambridgeshire > Ely
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms
Number of rooms
21
Price range
USD 183 - USD 275 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Location
United Kingdom > England > Cambridgeshire > Ely
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Traveller (211)
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Dining (31)
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Shane S
6 November 2017|
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Response from Sarah C | Reviewed this property |
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11 April 2017|
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Response from trippers087 | Reviewed this property |
Hi, as a very local person I can say that all the above answers are correct. Some days/nights though the parking across the street is very limited (ie you have to just be very lucky to get a slot) However, there are other... More
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"Ask for one of the suites"
harryrob429
2 weeks ago
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"The frmore expensive front rooms provided a lovely view of the cathedral"
755simona
10 Sep. 2018
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"Front facing has lovely views of the Cathedral."
695ellek
8 Sep. 2018
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"Our upstairs room overlooking the church was splendid!"
BernieAndJackie
29 Aug. 2018
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