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Reviewed yesterday NEWvia mobile

A nice central hotel with friendly staff let down by a poor breakfast. Bad quality ingredients cooked poorly (instant coffee, overdone eggs which tasted like they'd been sat out for ages, cheap juices, 5p a slice bread etc..). Needs a bit more effort there, otherwise a pleasant stay

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Doncaster, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Everybody was lovely and friendly, no problems at all and the staff were eager to help and make sure you had everything you needed. The Room was immaculate, in fact the best accommodation I've stayed in so far. If I'm staying in Doncaster again I will be definitely staying at the Earl.

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Thank cadellmichael
Doncaster, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago

Lovely fresh sandwiches and scones with jam and cream were the highlights of this tea. And the Proscecco of course. And the beautiful surroundings. It felt very special, except we had no table cloth while surrounding tables did. The attentiveness of the waiting staff left a lot to be desired. A pair of staff, in suits, was standing nearby talking...

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SeniorManagementTeam, Manager at The Earl of Doncaster, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for taking the time to review your recent visit to The Earl Of Doncaster Hotel. We are pleased to see that you enjoyed your stay with us and found the service and facilities to be of the highest quality. It appears as though the scones, sandwiches and Prosecco were enjoyed which is fantastic. Your feedback about...

Manchester, England, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My husband and I stayed at the Earl of Doncaster for a dance weekend. It was an ideal venue because of its amazing decadant ballroom. The hotel is retro, inspired by the roaring twenties. The bedroom was large, modern with a hint of 20s style, airy and clean. Lovely bathroom with a walk in shower. The restaurant was beautiful with...

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SeniorManagementTeam, Manager at The Earl of Doncaster, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for taking the time to review your recent visit to The Earl Of Doncaster Hotel. We are pleased to see that you enjoyed your stay with us and found the service and facilities to be of the highest quality. Our Ballroom is an extraordinary venue for dancing events, and we are delighted that you agree. We...

Gainsborough, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Excellent Alice in wonderland themed afternoon tea in Easter Sunday Went with our 4 generation of girls and we loved it. Lovely food and great staff and a beautiful room Definitely going again and would recommend the place it really is beautiful inside

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SeniorManagementTeam, Manager at The Earl of Doncaster, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for taking the time to review your recent visit to The Earl Of Doncaster Hotel. We are pleased to see that you enjoyed your stay with us and found the service and facilities to be of the highest quality. Thank you for choosing our Cafe Bar Concerto for Alice in Wonderland Afternoon Tea. Our Pastry Chef...

Truro, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A quick 1 night stay over Easter booked on booking.com website . Excellent car parking at the rear of hotel and in a great location 10 mins walk into town or to the racecourse . Art Deco style which seemed a little out of place and over the top in Doncaster , but perhaps perfect for the St. Leger and...

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SeniorManagementTeam, Manager at The Earl of Doncaster, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for taking the time to review your recent visit to The Earl Of Doncaster Hotel. We are pleased to see that you enjoyed your stay with us and found the service and facilities to be of the highest quality. It is great to see that our spacious car park was useful to you, and that our...

Leeds, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We stayed in Room 401 and it was very attractive. Lots of room, lovely bathroom and the bed was comfortable. Could have done with blackout drapes as the light did come through the blinds. The Room Service was excellent and the food was lovely. Will definitely stay again.

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SeniorManagementTeam, General Manager at The Earl of Doncaster, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for taking the time to review your recent visit to The Earl Of Doncaster Hotel. We are pleased to see that you enjoyed your stay with us and found the service and facilities to be of the highest quality. Your feedback about the bedroom you stayed in is excellent to read. We are pleased that you...

Nottinghamshire, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Visited this afternoon with friends, was excited to see how the afternoon tea had been interpreted for Alice in wonderland. Unfortunately the actual hotel was more impressive than the food. There was such a large selection of sweet items and few sandwiches, we were given more when we asked. All the scones were plain too? The service was nothing to...

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SeniorManagementTeam, Manager at The Earl of Doncaster, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for taking the time to review your recent visit to The Earl Of Doncaster Hotel. We are pleased to see that you enjoyed your stay with us and found the service and facilities to be of the highest quality. It is excellent that the Hotel’s decor was to your liking. However, we are disappointed that the...

Doncaster, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Fabulous afternoon tea sandwiches were different colours with lovely flavours. The cakes biscuits and scones were also full of flavour and in keeping with the theme. Best of all was the service friendly professional and nothing was too much trouble.

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SeniorManagementTeam, General Manager at The Earl of Doncaster, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for taking the time to review your recent visit to The Earl Of Doncaster Hotel. We are pleased to see that you enjoyed your stay with us and found the service and facilities to be of the highest quality. Thank you for booking Alice in Wonderland Afternoon Tea, and it is superb to see that the...

Bromsgrove, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Just as impressive- now aware that rooms can be different but not in a bad way- modern or old fashioned. Restaurant still 1930s style(?) of deco but food is substantial and well presented. Breakfast top notch but I personally thought the full English disappointing by their high standards- came very (suspiciously?) quickly and looked like it had been warmed up-...

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SeniorManagementTeam, Manager at The Earl of Doncaster, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for taking the time to review your recent visit to The Earl Of Doncaster Hotel. We are pleased to see that you enjoyed your stay with us and found the service and facilities to be of the highest quality. Our bedrooms are in a combination of modern contemporary and traditional art deco styles. If you have...

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  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Room Service
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
This impressive Art Deco hotel is less than 500 metres from both Doncaster’s town centre and race course. There is free parking, and free Wi-Fi in public areas and some rooms.All of the stylish and contemporary rooms feature a TV, tea and coffee and en suite bathrooms. Some rooms come with a separate walk-in shower, air conditioning and a flat-screen TV.The hotel’s public areas have had their stylish original Art Deco features preserved. The restaurant offers a varied table d’hôte menu, and a snack menu is available in the cocktail bar.The largest independent hotel in Doncaster, the Earl is 10 minutes’ walk from theatres and restaurants. The rail station is one mile away and Doncaster Sheffield Airport is 15 minutes’ drive. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Earl of Doncaster

Address: Bennetthorpe, Doncaster DN2 6AD, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Yorkshire > South Yorkshire > Doncaster
Price Range: $108 - $238 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — The Earl of Doncaster 4*
Number of rooms: 55
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Also Known As:
The Earl Of Doncaster Hotel Doncaster
The Earl Doncaster
The Earl Hotel Doncaster
Hotel Style:
#3 Business Hotel in Doncaster
#5 Romantic Hotel in Doncaster
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“Best Location and Decor”
j0anh47, 5 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Room 327, end of the corridor. no one passing that room, rear of the hotel, very quiet. Large room. Walk in shower.”
SuperSuperKev, 2 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Both time I have stayed the rooms have overlooked the park. They are Art Deco in style and beautifully decorated.”
608jime, 18 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Definitely staying in a traditional 1920 style room”
hannaw221, 15 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Rooms at the rear will overlook a park, however I was on the 2nd floor at the front & the road was no bother.”
D8090BFmartinw, 18 Jan 2017 | Read review
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