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67% would recommend it to a friend
Reasonable Room - terrible shower!
I was pleasantly surprised by the size and modern feel of the room, despite the fairly lack lustre check in from the person on the 'reception' (desk in the hall).
However, the whole experience was ruined by the bathroom situation.
We had no hot water when we arrived (at 10pm), which was a disappointment but not the end of the world. Although trying to shower did seem to set off some sort of alarm on the ancient looking system outside the bedroom door, which raised other guests but no one from the B & B to help or explain what was happening. In the end we just had to assume it was fine and ignore it for 10 minutes before it stopped.
We decided to have showers in the morning instead as presumably there would be hot water by then, only to discover that actually the shower was broken. Water ran down the back of the wall rather than out of the shower head, into the shower box mounted there - which can't be safe. Needless to say, neither of us were willing to brave that - and even if we wanted to, we couldn't get any of the water in the right direction anyway. Really, all I ask for in a pre-flight hotel booking is a clean, quiet room with a working shower and hot water. I don't think that's unreasonable. £57 was a great price for this B & B, but I think in future I'll just pay the extra and stay in a proper hotel with decent facilities.
Such a shame, as this could have been a little gem for future holiday planning - it really wouldn't have taken much to fix.
Close to Stansted.
Tea/coffee making facilities. Price VG. Breakfast not included. (£39). Told taxi was £4.50 but turned out to be £9.50. Return pick up fine, no charge. Had difficulty getting car out. Suggest park in direction to drive forward, but another car was blocking my entrance.
Suggest look on Google Earth road view to locate. Drove up and down in dark. Phoned up in the end. Post code only helped a bit.
Gob smacked at this top quality room.
It was a last minute rush to find a room late at night.
It was dead cheap and we didn't expect much. Our taxi driver from Stansted airport said it wasn't nice so we was set to expect the worst. I'm picky and can't stand poor service or quality I was tired aggravated and not in the best of mood. Turned up to this little bungalow which didn't seen the best but when we walked in we was greeted by a very polite and welcoming member of staff who then took us to an outstanding room fit for a five star. This room placed a smile on my face and woke me up bright eyed in amazement it was huge with a stunning on suite modern unbeatably comfortable and was gutted we had to leave I would have given up my home to live in that room.