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Reviewed 10 December 2016

Nice n comfortable Guest House. We had a 3 bed room (nr 6). We didnt take breakfast, 08:30 was too early for us.Good sized small fridge in room. No frills, but clean and tidy.Beds were excellent, all 3 of us, my wife and older daughter slept very well. local daily-paper and local info provided.Tea n coffee in room. Good welcoming...

Thank NigelTFoxy
yodekid, Owner at Abinger Guest House, responded to this review

Thanks Nigel, I'm delighted you enjoyed your stay and even happier you told the world about it. I appreciate the comment about the lack of heating in common areas. There is a big radiator by the front door which is on whenever the heating is active but the fire door prevents it circulating around the hallways upstairs. There may be...

Middlesbrough, United Kingdom
Reviewed 26 November 2016

Very comfortable, clean, very friendly and good breakfast, would highly recommend to stay at the Abinger. This was my first visit to Leister and close to all amenities and most definitely be visiting again, very enjoyable stay.😉

Thank Parkparkes68
yodekid, Owner at Abinger Guest House, responded to this review

I seriously think we need to look at our prices. Some guests are put off by our low rates and think we're just another scruffy old hotel. Fortunately we know different. Thanks for the praises

Mablethorpe, United Kingdom
Reviewed 11 November 2016

Very clean, comfortable, well cooked full English breakfast. Being on top floor it was very private. Walking distance in to centre. Good value for money and I can recommend it as a very good place to stay.

Thank tomella2617
Reviewed 17 October 2016

I was in Leicester for four weeks on a working trip just recently and stayed in the Abinger throughout. This was my fourth visit to the guest house and I have to say I was not disappointed in any way. I was in Room 2 this time, a spacious twin, with fireplace and period features intact, which is on the...

Thank Highballshooter
yodekid, Owner at Abinger Guest House, responded to this review

Colin, you are a legend. Thanks for the most excellent review. It was an absolute pleasure to look after you and Teresa (no H please) and I look forward to your next visit.

Leicestershire, United Kingdom
Reviewed 11 October 2016

You couldn't ask for better service at this well presented B&B. My room, a twin for my sole occupancy for one evening was made up with fresh bedding and an assortment of towels - the room had a large basin and large mirror (great for us girls) or there was a shower available on a separate floor. There was a...

Thank nutonthetree
yodekid, Owner at Abinger Guest House, responded to this review

You're nuts - on the tree! Thanks for the compliments. I'm sorry to hear that TripAdvisor took your 5 bubble review and magically converted it to a 4, but they do weird stuff from time to time and complaining is a waste of energy.

South Wales
Reviewed 3 October 2016

We were staying in Leicester for one night while we were moving our daughter into her new flat and just needed a bed for the night. We chose the Abinger because it was in the right area of Leicester and it was a very good price. We had the double en-suite room which was not particularly large but did have...

Thank Onestarawake
yodekid, Owner at Abinger Guest House, responded to this review

Thanks for the compliments, always appreciated. I think the huge bed makes the room look small, but, as you say, it's pretty comfortable. People keep commenting that my rates are low but every time I try to raise them business drops off so it's possible that other places charge too much and perhaps they're not so busy. Anyway, I think...

Stockholm, Sweden
Reviewed 29 September 2016 via mobile

This is a nice and simple B&B. If u can handle shearing bathroom and toilet with other guests then its a good place. Typical english house with narrow stairs inside. I arrived to Leicester in the evening and I called several places asking for a room. Bob (the owner with his wife Teresa) answered: Hello Sweden! I got a room...

Thank Tibor U
yodekid, Owner at Abinger Guest House, responded to this review

Hi Tibor Thanks for your kind words. It was a pleasure to help you and I'm delighted you had a pleasant stay and saw Leicester City win another Champions League match. I'm not sure how wide the staircases are in Sweden, but I'm pretty sure ours are regular size for here. (I put the champions league reference in here so...

Reviewed 22 September 2016 via mobile

One of few unfortunate consequences of Leicester City's recent success is that it's harder to find accommodation on match days. We had a hard time to find a suitable hotel in our price range until we stumbled upon Abinger Guest House. As it turned out, it was a blessing in disguise. The rooms were superb value for money. We booked...

Thank Jonas P
yodekid, Owner at Abinger Guest House, responded to this review

Hi Jonas Once again, my dogs have more leftovers because the beds are comfy. Thanks for taking the time to praise my little guesthouse and compliment the service we provide, after all spending valuable time in the Swan and Rushes is much more important than hanging around waiting for a cab!

Reviewed 15 September 2016

I have stayed at Abinger Guest House for 2 weeks and everything was perfect! The location is really good and very close to supermarkets and city center. We had a big double bedroom with a fridge and a really big TV! The room and bathroom was always clean and they were cleaned the room and bathroom everyday! The cleaning ladies...

Thank Stavros K
yodekid, Owner at Abinger Guest House, responded to this review

Hi Stavros We enjoyed your company as much as it seems that you enjoyed our hospitality, and thank you for your kind words. Once again, our reputation is saved by reviews from guests who have actually set foot inside the guest house, rather than those trolls and halfwits that delight in their misery. Having spoken to you, it appears that...

Reviewed 21 August 2016

Actually, I can't say much about the Abinger. Ive arrived there near 15pm and there was anybody to open the door. Ive been waiting on the street for more than 30 minutes. Ive checked my e-mail, there was no messages. When I sent a message asking for any information, it was informed my code to open the door and the...

Thank sofiazz
yodekid, Owner at Abinger Guest House, responded to this review

When booking a room at Abinger, you probably do it because you've stayed before or know someone who has or you have read positive reviews about us. Another consideration may be that our prices are quite reasonable compared to other establishments nearby. The rate we charge includes a small contribution for the beds, mattresses, linen, laundry, housekeepers pay, food, light,...

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Consistently ranked top of the guest houses within walking distance of Leicester City Centre, Abinger continues to deliver excellent comfort, cleanliness, technical specification and value for money. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Abinger Guest House

Address: 175 Hinckley Road, Leicester LE3 0TF, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Leicestershire > Leicester
Price Range: $68 - $97 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Abinger Guest House 2.5*
Number of rooms: 8
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“If you choose the ensuite, prepare to be judged by the host for reserving a fancier room.”
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“Nr 6 with 3 very comfy beds”
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“Top floor very private”
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