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Reviewed yesterday NEWvia mobile

Read some reviews on here. Yeah it's a bit tired. But room was clean bedding clean no noise hot water for shower basically everything was great for the price. Would definitely stay here again. If around this area.

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Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

a well placed hotel in the city centre, clean with friendly staff,stayed in a twin room which was very large,booking was very simple & breakfast can be had for £4.95 pre booked at the hotel.there is also a happy hour on drinks which works out great value formoney

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Stunning visit. Most enjoyable. Splendid views. 2 pints of beer and 2 cokes for less than a fiver so terrific value right there. Best moment of our stay was whilst enjoying a cold beverage in the bar we were thrilled to see Mr Bean being shown on the large screen TV (it's always been a favourite programme of mine), so...

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Thank Dimitripayet
Kingston-upon-Hull, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We stayed into this hotel on New Year's Eve, to avoid the high demand And cost of taxis. Big mistake! Having stayed here years ago, I thought it would do the job! Boy we were wrong! They tired to out us on the 3rd floor. The walls were bare plaster, no pillows and the room was disgusting. Smelt so bad....

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We booked this hotel in October for the New year and city of culture celebrations.We arrived on New years eve to our room 331 on the top floor. We could not believe what greeted us the room was freezing with all the windows open, hoping to rid the room of the musty smell l think..lt did not work. All the...

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Thank Ray G
England
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I stayed at the Gilson Hotel for one night prior to catching a coach down to join a cruise in Southampton. I chose this hotel based on price and location to the Rail/Bus station. I was really impressed by the hotel, it is very clean, the rooms are of a decent size, comfortably furnished with a very comfortable bed. The...

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Had a bad back when i arrived so not feeling great, parked 3 mins around the corner near a block of flats carrying my bags. Front desk bloke looked like Groucho Marx asked fill out forms wanted to run through list of rules n regs....i declined as wanted some rest. Went into a 70s styled room with wooden headboards made...

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Reviewed 13 December 2016 via mobile

Stayed for 2 nights, 10th & 11th Dec 2016. The staff were friendly, with the exception of the surly blonde lady at breakfast who made it obvious that guests wishing to eat were an irritating inconvenience to her. The rooms were basic, fit for our purpose (sleeping...we were out from early morning till late). Breakfast staff aside, it was okay...

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1Thank Jools M
Nottingham, United Kingdom
Reviewed 30 November 2016 via mobile

We stayed here for one night while in Hull to watch a football match. On arrival the man at reception was very helpful and friendly. We went to our room and it was very basic but clean and had everything we needed in it. The hotel it's self is looking a bit tired and could do with some money spending...

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Thank Lisa M
Peterborough, United Kingdom
Reviewed 28 November 2016

I stayed here for 1 night in October on a business trip. It is a budget hotel and just qualifies at 3 stars. Facilities were adequate and food options reasonable. Room at the front of the hotel was large but very basic OK for an overnight stop only

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Restaurant
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Conveniently located in the centre of Hull, the Gilson Hotel boasts super-fast free WiFi in all areas, late bar and limited free parking on site. Hull Railway Station is opposite the property, approximately 200 yards away. The rooms each have moderns en-suite bathrooms with either a walk-in shower or a bathtub. All rooms have a flat-screen TV with Freeview channels. The Humber BT and Sky Sports Bar is open 7 days a week for residents and public. Breakfast is served weekdays from 07:00 until 09:00 and from 08:00 until 11:00 on weekends/bank holidays. The property also has meeting rooms for meetings, parties or celebrations that can house anywhere from 2 to 200 delegates. The Humber Bridge is a 20-minute drive away and the University of Hull is 2.7 miles away. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Gilson Hotel

Address: 11A Anlaby Road, Kingston-upon-Hull HU1 2PJ, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Yorkshire > East Riding of Yorkshire > Kingston-upon-Hull
Price Range: $57 - $140 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Gilson Hotel 3*
Number of rooms: 59
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“good location”
 of 5 bubbles 374gordonb, 17 Jan 2017 | Read review
“we liked the rooms at the front,”
 of 5 bubbles 983paulinea, 14 Nov 2016 | Read review
“high up at front i found was quiet enough , think rooms above bar could be loud .”
 of 5 bubbles glenns794, 18 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Ask for a rear room not on the main road.”
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“Don't stay here.”
 of 5 bubbles rachaell697, 14 Sep 2016 | Read review
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