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Shelford Lodge

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Cambridge, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I booked two nights for £84 which I thought was a great deal. But from being there I wouldn't even get paid £84 for staying! I arrived to find damp coming through the ceiling, a broken bed side table lamp and blood stains.. yes BLOOD stains on my towel. When I woke up after the first night I was covered...

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Reviewed 1 week ago

The carpet in my room was dirty. There were cut fingernails on the sideboard next to my bed, cobwebs in the bedroom and a spider in the bathroom. The room was dusty, and there wasn't even a kettle to boil water. I didn't bother to check if the small TV worked. I the morning when I had just dressed after...

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Cornwall, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

On arrival I was greeted with a pile of dilapidated garden furniture. After parking next to the dodgy looking thrown out toilet and chairs I entered with a fake smile on my face, trying to feel hopeful. After checking in I had to carry my suitcase up two flights of stairs with no offer of help, the owner in front...

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Thank j1078
Reviewed 16 April 2017 via mobile

Booked on lastminute.com picture's looked good but when we arrived what a difference room was dirty so had to phone as no one was present asked for money back and he said he check room phoned back later and said we will clean room or you can have half your money back as I was quite tired after long drive...

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Thank madkevin
Bristol, United Kingdom
Reviewed 12 April 2017

Building looks somewhat dilapidated. Arrival - no staff, keys and room details on counter. Generally shabby, tired interior. Room was basic. Bathroom not clean, dirty bath mat, broken fittings sitting on a ledge. Breakfast room indescribable. I found somewhere else to stay.

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Thank AliceDainty
Norwich, United Kingdom
Reviewed 18 February 2017 via mobile

We have stayed here a couple of times and both times the room very cold . All staff disappear in the evening times so you cannot get hold of anyone of you have a problem . There is probably a reason why this is one of the cheaper places to stay in the Cambridge area . Rooms are very dated...

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Thank Sam27388
London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 11 December 2016

Just got home from this "Lodge" outside looks nothing like the pics on website, inside & bedrooms looks nothing like the pics on website, grubby & unrepaired on outside, grubby & smelly inside, Note on wall by road says they are turning building into 17 flats soon, hope they are knocking place down first, bed sheets clean, room small, bathroom...

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Scunthorpe, United Kingdom
Reviewed 14 November 2016

I received more than I had expected for the very competitive price; A very friendly and helpful welcome. I had a clean and comfortable room with TV, use of a clean shared bathroom with copious amounts of hot water for a shower; an excellent serve yourself, healthy, buffet breakfast; the use of the car park whilst taking a local bus...

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Thank reluctantravel2016
York, England, United Kingdom
Reviewed 18 October 2016

Basic is rather too kind for this place! While the rooms were comfy and clean, they were in need of repair. Breakfast was incredibly basic, and totally self service, and I got the impression the other "Guests" were residents! The whole place felt the care home it clearly used to be, the staff were standoffish and barely spoke English, when...

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Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 October 2016

My family and I were away on a family celebration and was only looking for a place to sleep. The bedrooms were basic but clean. I would describe breakfast as continental style, so if looking for full English this is not for you. Staff were helpful as we needed to book in early so we could change after our journey,

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  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included

Additional Information about Shelford Lodge

Address: 144 Cambridge Road, Great Shelford CB22 5JU, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Cambridgeshire > Great Shelford
Price Range: $69 - $117 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Shelford Lodge 2*
Number of rooms: 16
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“In a quiet residential location. I assume all rooms would be as quiet as mine. It stands in it's own large grounds.”
reluctantravel2016, 14 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Really, don't bother.”
BethB822, 18 Oct 2016 | Read review
“If you want a large room, go for a shared bathroom apartment”
beverlynicolewhite, 26 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Don't bother”
mikewebsterSpilsby, 15 Aug 2016 | Read review
“You get what you pay for!!”
rogerk983, 25 Jun 2016 | Read review
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