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The Airman Hotel

04/06/2017 05/06/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
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Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Situated right on the roundabout with plenty of parking the airman offers basic, no frills accommodation. We opted for room only and found the room clean and reasonable value. On the downside the decor was tired and the room excessively warm. A handy place to stay if you just want somewhere to sleep and no luxury

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TheAirmanHotel, Reception at The Airman Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for your review, we are pleased to hear your room was clean and you found the hotel good value for money. The hotel management aims to improve the room decor in the near future.

Leeds, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I would agree with another reviewer, it was 'cheap' and 'cheerful'. My impression was that they were trying to fill the hotel over the Bank Holiday weekend, but, that ongoing improvement work to the hotel was not finished; the condition of the ground floor annex where I stayed felt neglected and uncared for: there was evidence of decorating work, incomplete;...

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TheAirmanHotel, Front Office Manager at The Airman Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for your review, all your comments have been passed onto the hotel management, with the aim of making some improvements to the ground floor entrance, rooms and view from those rooms. We apologise you were advised that WIFI was available in your room. We offer free WIFI in the public areas of the hotel, however it is not...

halton bucks
Reviewed 17 April 2017 via mobile

We booked just for one night as were at a wedding nearby. All aspects of the booking process were efficient and friendly. I rang to confirm a couple of days before and the manager was really helpful with regards to checking in and finding local cabs. On reading some other reviews I had reservations; however, although it is not ultra...

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TheAirmanHotel, Reception at The Airman Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for your review. We are pleased to hear you enjoyed your stay and your room was clean and comfy. We hope to see you again.

London
Reviewed 27 March 2017

We took my Mother in law her for Mothers Day lunch today and never, ever have we had such a truly awful meal! Please don't waste your money, it was dreadful. My starter which was poached salmon was raw and the carvers was so awful, people had complained about it quite loudly as we first arrived. The vegetables were all...

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Scottsdale, Arizona
Reviewed 2 March 2017 via mobile

Last minute stopover for £45. Hotel is easy to find and right on a roundabout. The room was dated, in need of a bit of tlc alas it was comfortable and relatively clean. Wi-Fi is free and decent. TV was ridiculously small, in fact I've not seen one smaller. Hotel is very warm. I would stay here for 1 night...

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Stamford, United Kingdom
Reviewed 14 February 2017 via mobile

Stayed for several nights during the week on a B and B basis. On checking in payment was taken straight away which I thought a little odd but realised later why. The room was very sub standard. None of the furniture matched and was extremely worn and some of it covered in paint slashes. Very cheap looking. The bathroom was...

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TheAirmanHotel, Reception at The Airman Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for your review. The hotels policy is to take payment on arrival, as with most other independent hotels in the area. The management have taken notes of your points and we are currently in the process of replacing mattress, pillows and duvets.

Birmingham, United Kingdom
Reviewed 11 December 2016

This hotel is well situated for those that wish to explore Bedfordshire's aviation connections. From a businessman's perspective, the rooms are good value and clean with comfortable beds and WiFi throughout.

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Sleaford, United Kingdom
Reviewed 8 December 2016

Very friendly atmosphere, friendly staff and excellent food. Rooms in very clean condition, spotless bedding always fresh clean towels. Recommend for a business over stay with excellent value and always welcomed with open arms for a return visit.

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Harwich, United Kingdom
Reviewed 22 November 2016

On arrival at the Airman we had to go to Bar to get someone to check us in as reception was unmanned .As we were only staying for one night to attend a function locally we were informed that the Hotel would be locked at 11pm and we were given a code to re-enter via side entrance as we would...

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4Thank Ron P
Reviewed 18 November 2016 via mobile

Booked this as a last minute accommodation choice as needed somewhere quickly and price friendly. The hotel itself is very tired and needs refurbishing, The room we had was a family room which was ok but the beds themselves were not that comfortable. What made up for a few things was the food, which was just lovely. The homemade pie...

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  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Free Internet
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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking

Additional Information about The Airman Hotel

Address: 16 Hitchin Road, Meppershall SG17 5JF, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Bedfordshire > Meppershall
Price Range: $93 - $110 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — The Airman Hotel 3*
Number of rooms: 21
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Carriage Hotel Meppershall
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“I wouldn't recommend booking into this hotel, until the renovation work is complete.”
sarahbR6950ZP, 1 May 2017 | Read review
“Second floor is ideal for the view of the fields away from the busy road in front”
malcolm599, 7 Dec 2016 | Read review
“Can't comment on the rooms, we only went for Sunday lunch.”
Sandygranny, 20 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Rooms at the top are probably hotter in summer weather.”
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“bridal suite excellent no experience of others”
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