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Portsmouth, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Here for a quick overnight stay. Very friendly check in and all very efficient. Room was fine and comfy. Breakfast was pretty good. All in all an easy location and just what you want for a quick stay. Didn't try the ar or restaurant but looked fine.

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Stevenage
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

3 night stay on business. Decor is somewhat dated in style, but the place is warm and comfortable, and very clean and tidy. My single room was small, but well furnished with a comfortable bed. Staff were friendly and the food and service were excellent. I will definitely stay here again on future trips.

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Durban
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stayed at Ardmore House on New Years eve as we were attending a NYE bash in St Albans. We checked in early and they were able to give us access to our room which was a plus (around midday). It was a 7 minute walk from the St Albans City train station and 14 minute walk from the hotel...

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London, England, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Stayed here on business travel for three weeks. Not too far from the train station / city center, with a small car-park at the back of the hotel. A little "faulty towers" in decor - with a communal iron attached to the wall in the lobby - however the rooms were quite homely with lots of storage space. Very friendly...

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Wellington, United Kingdom
Reviewed 17 December 2016

The Ardmore is one of those hotels which could be so much better than it really is. The location looks fine on the website but it is actually located on a busy road with lots of traffic noise. Our room was tiny, no room to swing the proverbial cat, with a small double bed basically taking up all of the...

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Reviewed 13 December 2016

Visited the hotel for a couple of nights at end of November 2016. Standard of cleanliness excellent, staff welcoming and attentive. Food from choice of 3 menus - Light bites, bar and restaurant all first class and reasonable priced. Breakfast good choices, well cooked and substantial. All at reasonable price.

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London, England, United Kingdom
Reviewed 9 December 2016 via mobile

Stayed here last night following and excellent party night at willow farm the room was more than adequate and clean and spacious,the room was fa too hot but the radiator went off on the control and the windows opened ( sometimes in other hotels you can do neither ) room keys and front door keys were offered for a late...

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North Yorkshire, United Kingdom
Reviewed 8 December 2016 via mobile

We stayed just one night with our boys (aged 10 & 12) the staff are really friendly and helpful. Yes the decor in the conservatory was dated but everywhere was really clean and the staff brilliant which to my mind is more important. We had the evening meal which was really lovely and felt like 'an occasion' rather than just...

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Stroud, United Kingdom
Reviewed 8 December 2016

Parking was easy although I would imagine it can get a little tricky if there is a large function on. The Check in was easy and the receptionist was very helpful providing guidance on attending a show at the Arena. The rooms were warm and comfortable with everything we needed, Breakfast was ample and tasted good. We only stayed one...

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Reviewed 8 December 2016

Stayed here for one night, whilst visiting a london attraction. Stayed in a family room, with one double and two single beds, was abit of a tight sqeeze, but ok for one night. It was clean and tidy, but very very dated, really could do with a makeover. Plus,we could not find one plug sockets to charge a phone or...

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Amenities

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  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Breakfast included
  • Room Service
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
  • Banquet Room
  • Room Service
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Laundry Service

Additional Information about Ardmore House

Address: 54 Lemsford Road, St Albans AL1 3PR, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Hertfordshire > St Albans
Price Range: $116 - $153 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Ardmore House 3*
Number of rooms: 37
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Ardmore House Hotel St. Albans
Ardmore Hotel Saint Albans
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“The rooms in the annexe are tiny”
 of 5 bubbles clareymary82, 17 Dec 2016 | Read review
“Views to a quietish town road or to a peaceful garden”
 of 5 bubbles seonaw697, 13 Dec 2016 | Read review
“Just make sure you tell the staff exactly what your requirements are as the hotel had lost of steps.”
 of 5 bubbles Isabel055, 3 Dec 2016 | Read review
“Ask for a larger room at rear. Some rooms may be cooler than others with exterior walls.”
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 of 5 bubbles BeeryGilly, 4 Oct 2016 | Read review
“garden and garden view is excellent”
 of 5 bubbles patrickheaney, 14 Sep 2016 | Read review
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