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Holsworthy, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 127 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Opposite the cathedral, this B&B has a great location. There is a car park but the entrance is very tight and great care needs to be taken! We had room 7 at the very top with lovely original timbers, a comfortable bed, 2 TV's and overlooking the cathedral. Breakfast was very good offering a wide choice whilst the hosts were... More 

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Solihull, United Kingdom
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19 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

My husband and I had booked to stay at Cathedral View B&B in November this year and were really looking forward to our first visit to Lincoln. However, my husband developed a nasty infection for which he was prescribed antibiotics and I rang the owner of this B&B five days before we were due to arrive to advise that it... More 

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Thank Theresa T
Sheffield, United Kingdom
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10 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Fantastic B and B. Very quaint but luxurious. Great breakfast. Friendly and accommodating hosts. We were able to leave our car there even after we had checked out. ideally located for the castle and cathedral. This was our second visit and hopefully not our last!

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Thank Amanda J
2 reviews
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

What a lovely place dating back to the 12th century, very clean and well presented. The hosts were very helpful and friendly. The breakfast was very nice and plenty to choose from. Well situated for the sights, the castle, cathedral and steep hill. Would recommend.

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Colchester, England, United Kingdom
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24 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I stayed at this guest house for two nights and wasn't disappointed. There is car parking but it is a squeeze to enter. This lovely historic building was built before the invention of cars! But Paul was there to help! I had room 2 which was ground floor and didn't have a cathedral view but it was really quiet and... More 

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Thank Jean D
Colchester, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The Cathedral View Guest House is perfectly placed for a visit to Lincoln. After a slight disagreement with our satnav we arrived to be met by the owner, Paul, in the courtyard having navigated through the rather narrow archway (which is clearly mentioned on the website so was not unexpected but did take nerve to drive through in a Freelander... More 

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Hutton Rudby, United Kingdom
1 review
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Excellent position for discovering the old town. Paul and staff most helpful with some good tips for eating out. Unfortunately radiator not working but heater in the bedroom made sure we were cosy and warm.

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Thank gillianh540
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10 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We stayed at Cathedral View Guest House for 2 Nights. Our stay was relaxing, warm & comfortable. The staff are very welcoming and polite. We stayed in (Room 5) which has a fantastic view of the Cathedral, lots of period features, a separate sitting room so you can relax/work in comfort and above all very clean & tidy. Our Breakfasts... More 

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Scarborough, United Kingdom
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4 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We were welcomed on arrival and assisted to park in the very tight carpark. The room was lovely, very clean, bed comfortable. The breakfast is amazing, using local produce. Being close to the cathedral and the castle is excellent. Walking down the aptly named steep hill, you will find quaint little shops and many tea rooms, restaurants, bars etc. Everything... More 

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Thank Breezer222
Nottingham
2 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

amazing view to the cathedral, lovely place to stay, great breakfast and lovely and helpful owners, will definitely return. cathedral view is close to the castle, a great day out for the family. lots of eating places nearby too.

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Cathedral View Guest House is a 12th-century grade 2 listed building in the heart of the Bailgate in the Cathedral Quarter, recently renovated to the highest standard just a stone's throw from the Cathedral. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Cathedral View Guest House

Address: 6 Eastgate, Lincoln LN2 1QA, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Lincolnshire > Lincoln
Price Range: $131 - $160 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 7
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See which rooms travellers prefer

“Room 7 for the views of the cathedral; the top floor of the building”
 of 5 bubbles PatrickN225, 30 Nov 2016 | Read review
“All the rooms are great. I prefer the ones at the front of the building because they have lots of character.”
 of 5 bubbles AmandaJ591, 18 Nov 2016 | Read review
“No.5 has the luxury of extra space with the separate lounge.”
 of 5 bubbles PoloGirl2014, 13 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Rooms at the rear may be quieter when trying to sleep.”
 of 5 bubbles DenT123, 28 Oct 2016 | Read review
“we were at the back, suggest large ground floor room.”
 of 5 bubbles 499lyndial, 13 Oct 2016 | Read review
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