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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 80 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 August 2010

Worst place I have ever stayed by a mile. Smelly room. You lie on a bed and there is a bunk over your head which would be fine other than the fact the underside was all vandalised with graffiti, not the most pleasant sight to greet you could wake up to. Electric sockets hanging off the wall. Nutters hanging about.... More 

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Eire
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 25 September 2009

Horrible. Rooms tiny and smelly. Bedsheets stained. Toilet (a plastic box) smelly and dirty. Showers (another plastic box) filthy. Couldn't wait to get home and wash! Avoid this place - even though it's cheap, I'd expect higher standards of cleanliness.

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London
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 June 2009

I chose this based on the price and location. I didn't realise until my arrival that the rooms have no toilets - you have to share toilets and showers out in the corridor. The shared toilets are disgusting - they are supposedly self cleaning but both that I tried stank of urine, had wet floors, and did not look clean... More 

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manchester
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 July 2008

We went to the hotel with low expectations anyway, having stayed in formule 1 hotels before This by far was the worse first of all was the check in, it took far to long and the woman had no idea what she was doing, so much so that she only activated the card for 1 night instead of 2, so... More 

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london
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Reviewed 14 April 2008

I made the mistake of booking into this hotel last week. April 08. The price was certainly right - £26 for a night for 2 people, but I would have happily spent more for another place had I known how bad the hotel was going to be. The rooms and restrooms/showers were dirty. After checking into the room, i was... More 

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Reviewed 8 May 2006

This was the worst Formula I had ever visited. I travelled much in France and slept in this places, they are basic, but clean. This one in Coventry was rather dirty, especially toilets, showers a little bit better. When we arrived two people drank beer just at the outside so the whole corridor stunk with beer.

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Essex
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 June 2004

If you have 3 people who want to just get their heads down for the ultimate in cheapness, it's good value, otherwise, give it a miss. The decor is reminscent of swimming pool changing rooms (my room was white, bright yellow and maroon). The sheet was stained although probably freshly washed. The showers and toilets smelt horrible, although washed automatically... More 

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Reviewed 3 February 2004

The room was very basic but every room has a double bed and a single bed for £19.95 at the weekend. Ideal for young people who are out partying and just looking for somewhere to sleep at the end of the night. And if three people are sharing a room - u are talking about £7 per person per night!!!!!!U... More 

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Reviewed 15 September 2003

First of all, there was a very limited check-in time, and if you arrived outside these hours you had to check in using a credit card machine, which was out of order. A member of staff came and let us in, but made it quite clear that he had better things to do. He then said we could only check... More 

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Reviewed 28 March 2003

Well-kept and clean, with friendly and helpful staff and management. 24-hour CCTV and all-night Security Guard were reassuring.Reasonable double bed, if a little hard, sheets clean as would be expected.The toilet was a little bit unpleasant and small, washing facilities reasonable but could be better.No plug in sink (irritating rather than a major problem), and would have expected a basic... More 

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  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Accessible rooms
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  • Public Wifi
  • Paid Wifi
  • Paid Internet

Additional Information about Coventry City Hotel

Address: Mile Lane, Coventry CV1 2NN, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > West Midlands > Coventry
Price Range: $77 - $135 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 86
Also Known As:
Formule 1 Coventry City Hotel Coventry
Formule 1 Hotel Coventry
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“Go elsewhere!”
 of 5 bubbles 534travellingm, 22 Sep 2014 | Read review
“Don't stay here.”
 of 5 bubbles christH8765OH, 16 Jun 2014 | Read review
“Rooms far away from toilets will in theory be quieter.”
 of 5 bubbles craigj854, 9 Dec 2012 | Read review
“Ask for one far from the bathrooms, as you'll get less traffic in front of your door that way.”
 of 5 bubbles PastryNinja, 6 Feb 2012 | Read review
“Don't stay there END OF!”
 of 5 bubbles SAP91, 22 Jan 2012 | Read review
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