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Emsley Guest House

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09/04/2017 10/04/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
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Boston, Massachusetts
Reviewed 29 October 2013

I stayed at the lovely Emsley Guest House during a quick overnight trip to Stratford-Upon-Avon and had such a wonderful stay. The closeness to the train station, the center of town, and the Royal Shakespeare Theater cannot be beat. Plus the extra amenities they offer is an excellent touch. I cannot recommend it enough!

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emsley, Owner at Emsley Guest House, responded to this review

Hi Sarah, Thank you for taking time out to do a review for us, we really appreciate it. We are glad you had a good time in Stratford and hope the rest of your holiday was memorable. It was lovely to meet you. Best wishes, Ray, Melanie & Hayley

CORDOBA,ARGENTINA
Reviewed 26 October 2013

Good location near the railroad station.Very nice room,nice decoration and good ventilation.Tea and coffee hardware and inputs in the room.Excellent English beakfast plus juices,fruits,yougurts,cereals etc.serviced by the owners in the living room decorated real english way.We had real good time.

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emsley, Owner at Emsley Guest House, responded to this review

Thank you the lovely review, it is much appreciated. We are glad you enjoyed your stay in Stratford. Sorry about the lack of an elevator but unfortunately the house was built in 1860 and I don't think they had been invented then! It was a pleasure to meet you and we hope you enjoyed the rest of your holiday. Best...

Manchester, United Kingdom
Reviewed 24 October 2013

Yet another super stay at this perfect guest house. I honestly cannot fault the Coulson family. The property is spotless and absolutely everything is catered for and I mean everything. Beautifully decorated and furnished accommodation. Relaxing and a home from home which adds to the pleasure of my annual visit to the RSC Theatre. Okay I went to see David...

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emsley, Owner at Emsley Guest House, responded to this review

Thank you for another lovely review! It is always a great pleasure when guests return to us. I suppose we must be doing something right! We are glad you enjoyed "David's" performance too. He is never a disappointment! Thanks again for taking the trouble to do a review and we look forward to seeing you both again next year. Best...

Munich, Germany
Reviewed 20 October 2013

I stayed here for three nights alone in a twin room and it was a very pleasant experience, clean room and bath, great amenities, friendly and considerate owners, plentiful and tasty breakfast, good location.

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emsley, Owner at Emsley Guest House, responded to this review

Hi Julia, Thank you for taking the time to do a review for us, it is much appreciated. It was a pleasure to meet you and you were the perfect guest. We would welcome you back any time. We wish you all the best with your studies in Scotland. Best wishes, Ray, Melanie & Hayley

Sutton Coldfield, United Kingdom
Reviewed 16 October 2013

What a fabulous place to stay when visiting Stratford to attend a play at the RSC (or any other reason for that matter) Just a few minutes walk and you are in the heart of Stratford with all its attractions and eating establishments. Walking home after the theatre was a safe and short stroll. Ray, we had some great conversations...

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emsley, Owner at Emsley Guest House, responded to this review

Hi Andy & Vicky Thank you so much for the lovely review, it is much appreciated! We are glad you enjoyed your stay and we look forward to seeing you both again in 2014. Best wishes, Ray, Melanie & Hayley

Falls Church, Virginia
Reviewed 9 October 2013

On September 16, 2013, we arrived by train from London. The Emsley Guest House was a two block walk from the train station (took about five minutes to walk). From the moment we arrived until we checked out four days later, Ray, Melanie, & Hayley did all they could to make our stay in Stratford upon Avon a memorable one....

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emsley, Owner at Emsley Guest House, responded to this review

Thank you for the lovely review, it is much appreciated. We are so glad you enjoyed your visit to Stratford and it was a pleasure to meet you. We hope the rest of your trip was great too. Best wishes, Ray, Melanie & Hayley

Regina, Sk
Reviewed 6 October 2013

The Emsley House is a short 4 minute walk with luggage from the Strafford Train Station, and a 10 minute walk to the Royal Shakespeare Theatre (we bought tickets online). We arrived there by train from Oxford at 9:30am. Ray and Mel were busy serving breakfast to the guests, but Ray made time to provide us with a walking tour...

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emsley, Owner at Emsley Guest House, responded to this review

Thank you for the lovely review, we are very grateful. Thank you for the new photos too. We are glad you enjoyed your visit to Stratford, and to Warwick Castle with the packed lunch -hope it was enough to keep you going until dinner time! Best wishes, Ray, Mel & Hayley

staffordshire
Reviewed 3 October 2013

The Emsley guest house is situated a few minutes walk from the main centre of Stratford upon Avon.. The manager and his family are very helpful and go out of their way to ensure you have a pleasant stay. The rooms are tastefully decorated with crisp white bed linen and fluffy white towels.. Very clean shower room with toiletries supplied.....

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emsley, Owner at Emsley Guest House, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to do a review for us, we really appreciate it. We are so glad you enjoyed your stay and hope we see you again at some point. Best wishes, Ray, Mel & Hayley

Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 October 2013

from the minute we arrived we were welcomed with exceptional customer service - nothing was too much trouble.Everyone was so friendly, and so accommodating - I especially loved the homemade biscuits! The room was pristine clean and everything was fabulous - the breakfast was the best I have ever tasted - served by the lovely Ray :) I will go...

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emsley, Owner at Emsley Guest House, responded to this review

Thank you so much for the lovely review, it really means a lot to us when guests make the effort to do a review. We are glad you enjoyed your stay with us and it was a pleasure to meet you both. I hope we have the pleasure of welcoming you again on some future occasion. Best wishes, Ray, Mel...

Reviewed 27 September 2013

On arrival we were welcomed by Ray who couldn't have been more helpful; Very pleasant guest house in an ideal location for all of the local attractions. We had a lovely and clean room with everything we needed. We were spoilt for choice for breakfast which was 1st class! I would recommend Emsley to anyone visiting Stratford we will definitely...

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emsley, Owner at Emsley Guest House, responded to this review

Thank you so much for the lovely review, we are really grateful. We are glad you enjoyed your stay and hope we have the pleasure of your company again at some future date. Best wishes, Ray, Melanie & Hayley

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  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Breakfast included
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Breakfast included
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Emsley is a newly refurbished four star rated Victorian Town House Bed and Breakfast, centrally located, five minutes walk from town centre and Shakespeare's birthplace. We are also the closest B&B to the train station.All rooms are en suite, centrally heated, tastefully decorated with generous tea and coffee making facilities home made shortbread biscuits, LCD TV/DVD with Freeview, free WiFi and free parking. Spacious family rooms sleep up to five adults. Special diets catered for. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Emsley Guest House

Address: 4 Arden Street, Stratford-upon-Avon CV37 6PA, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Warwickshire > Stratford-upon-Avon
Price Range: $117 - $206 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Emsley Guest House 3.5*
Number of rooms: 5
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