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Mercure Banbury Whately Hall Hotel

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Reviewed 7 December 2017

Once again I stayed for one Saturday night with breakfast the next day. My room was 12. It was on the ground floor and appeared to have no sound proofing between it and the next floor. Every time anyone moved above it was as if...More

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Response from whately, General Manager at Mercure Banbury Whately Hall HotelResponded 11 December 2017

Dear michael a, Thank you for your review, I am sorry to read of any disturbance caused by the room above you due to the floorboards, as you say there is some difference between us and some of the other Mercure hotels and I am...More

Reviewed 28 November 2017

Interesting Hotel with a lot of history, unfortunately in great need of restoration. It is actually quite interesting and kind of like you are going back in time and completely fine if you are into that experience. But it needs care, the windows don't seam...More

Thank Michael S
Response from whately, General Manager at Mercure Banbury Whately Hall HotelResponded 30 November 2017

Dear Michael S Thank you for posting your comments about your say with us. I agree with what you say about needing refurbishment and I hope that this will be addressed in the near future by our owners. I apologise to you and your group...More

Reviewed 26 November 2017

As the most imposing building in Banbury, we had good thoughts about this hotel. Oh what a disappointment. Room very compact and despite the outside temperature being about 6 degrees, no heating on so room was freezing! Took most of the eving to warm things...More

Thank Dalyanian
Response from whately, General Manager at Mercure Banbury Whately Hall HotelResponded 30 November 2017

Dear Dalyanian Thank you for posting your comments, whilst I am glad to read that you enjoyed your breakfast, apart from the erratic toaster maybe I am so sorry to read that other areas of your stay were less then acceptable. I understand what you...More

Reviewed 24 November 2017 via mobile

We stayed just one night here and booked a Mercure hotel because they are dog friendly and we’ve always found the staff very friendly. Whately Hall is a typical country town hotel, homely, welcoming and retaining much of its historic charm despite now being part...More

Thank Fieldmole
Response from whately, General Manager at Mercure Banbury Whately Hall HotelResponded 27 November 2017

Dear Fieldmole, Thank you for your great review, I am really pleased to read how much you and your dogs enjoyed your stay with us, I will be sure to pas on your kind words to them team and look forward to being able to...More

Reviewed 16 November 2017

This hotel is in a nice location with very easy access to local attractions. On the down side, the hotel is dated and in urgent need of refurbishment. Whilst the restaurant staff was very polite and helpful, the same can not be said for the...More

Thank Nicola R
Response from whately, General Manager at Mercure Banbury Whately Hall HotelResponded 21 November 2017

Dear Nicola R, Thank you for taking the time to review your stay with us, and I am really pleased to read your positive comments about the team in the restaurant I am, naturally most disappointed about what you say about the Reception team, I...More

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Response from shully2015 | Reviewed this property |
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918larav
18 November 2016|
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Dear 918larav Thank you for your booking with us. We have also executive double rooms in the historical building. Please don't hesitate to get in touch with our front desk agents so that they can advise you about the... More
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