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    Shipwrights Arms Hotel

    55-61 Wherstead Road, Ipswich IP2 8JJ, England
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    29/10/2017 30/10/2017
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    Traveller (22)
    Room & Suite (6)
    Dining (1)
    • Excellent26%
    • Very good11%
    • Average16%
    • Poor11%
    • Terrible36%
    7 Jun 2017
    “Basic but quirky. Helpful staff. Expensive if you are are travelling alone”
    10 Jan 2017
    “A week later and I STILL feel dirty”
    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Non-Smoking Rooms
    Laundry Service
    2.0 Star Hotel
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    1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
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    1 - 5 of 61 reviews

    Reviewed 8 June 2017

    I stayed for one night (attending a concert) and overall was happy enough with the stay in this pub, although as a single I found it very expensive for what I got. Would be better value for 2 but even then I've had better for...More

    Thank tranbytrien
    Reviewed 10 January 2017

    In my lifetime of travelling I have probably visited 50 - 60 countries, and have stayed in accommodation costing as little as 10 pence per night. In all of that time and those hundreds of thousands of miles, I don't recall any hotel experience anywhere...More

    2  Thank Retired_author
    Reviewed 14 December 2016 via mobile

    Discussing. Do not stay there! No matter how cheap it is they should still meet basic health and hygiene standards but they are a long way off. I am certain the room had just had the bed made in between guest an nothing else done....More

    3  Thank Steve b
    Reviewed 12 December 2016 via mobile

    We stayed here as wanted a do a bit of shopping in the town centre and live around 50 miles away.On arrival we were shown to our room by a nice lady but straightaway I was shocked by the musty smell and filthy carpets.We dropped...More

    2  Thank kirsty s
    Reviewed 14 November 2016

    I am at a loss as to how to best describe it. I took some photos & will attach one which shows the crumpled state of the duvet cover when I arrived in the room. In the morning I went down to breakfast but found...More

    Thank DevonAdorable
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    • Top amenities
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Free Parking
    • Restaurant
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Laundry Service
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    • Bar/Lounge
    • Restaurant
    • Price range
    • US$58 - US$94 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 12
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    • Suffolk >
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    Dining (1)
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    "Rooms in separate building next to hotel away from the bar will be quieter."
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    "There's a Marriott, a novotel and a premier inn all very close by"
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    "If you have to stay here take some cleaning equipment"
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    "just go elsewhere, no tv area , tv didnt work , no wifi,"
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