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Bristol, United Kingdom
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99 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 62 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 September 2016 via mobile

The hotel is very interesting and the Art Deco aeronautical theme is good fun. The rooms feel slightly dated but are comfortable and spacious. If you are visiting the Northampton area it is a good option. The breakfast was reasonable and we ate in the restaurant one evening and the food was pretty good and not too pricey. The portions... More 

Thank jimmydean86
Wakefield, United Kingdom
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120 reviews
50 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 86 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 September 2016

Had a one night buisness stay room was very clean with tea coffee and hot chocolate Ate in the restaurante the menu was pretty good but no soup on the starter menu. Had scollaps for starter it was very much nouvelle cuisine and the portion was minute considering the starter price was almost as much as the main course i... More 

Thank mickholliday
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8 reviews
6 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 September 2016

The Aviator Hotel is quite an interesting place to visit, but I am not so sure about staying after two sleepness nights. The problem that the hotel has is that, even though it is deep in the country, it is next door to a company that seems to spend the whole of each night breaking up pallets. The noise was... More 

1 Thank Martin E
Sevenoaks, United Kingdom
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7 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 21 September 2016

Initially booked for one night because it was close to the social function we attended. After further thought we decided to stay for 2 nights to give us a chance to explore. really glad we did as we were able to soak up the atmosphere of the aerodrome as well as visiting the canal museum at Stoke Bruerne and the... More 

Thank kennyc312
London, United Kingdom
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44 reviews
11 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 September 2016 via mobile

Had a one night stay for a wedding with my wife The room was clean and very basic had a kettle and some coffee and tea, The staff was ok Pleasant enough after reading some of the reviews about rudeness I can honestly say we never experienced any of that,, The breakfast buffet was actually quite nice plenty of it... More 

Thank Cliff J
Johannesburg, South Africa
2 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 September 2016

Room fairly basic but comfortable. But perfect for its 3 star rating. Comfortable and clean. Coffee and Tea and biscuits provided. Hairdryer. Bathroom had liquid soap dispensers. Hand soap and Shower caps. Could get very hot in summer as no air conditioning.

Thank Grant R
Durham, United Kingdom
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28 reviews
14 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 September 2016

Still lovely, keep expecting Poirot to appear. The décor is unique, and if you like to know the history of the place you will love it. Since the last time we were here the food has improved a great deal, and it was really excellent. The lamb was to die for. Highly recommend

Thank BESmith525
Aylesbury, England, United Kingdom
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198 reviews
36 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 83 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 August 2016 via mobile

We were here last Saturday. Have to say this is one of the best places we have stayed at. The Art Deco finish is first class. The booking in was easy and quick. Bar staff were good and there were a number of them so no waiting around. Restaurant was small but nice. Tables a bit close together. Services was... More 

Thank AJracer54
2 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 August 2016

You should not visit this place. The owner recently told a group of people with disabilities and there carers he is not social services and people with disbilities are not welcome. Forget the art deco nonsense the only person dated is the owner. Best you search this online before you book. This incident should not ve allowed to go away.

1 Thank dinoUk
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23 reviews
5 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 August 2016

We stayed two nights to experience the art deco era. The room and service was excellent. The cost was very reasonable and below that of some B&B's we have stayed at. We also took the opportunity to visit the air museum which was excellent.

1 Thank Riverside S

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  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Formally a Clubhouse and Officers Mess, this 1930's Art Deco building has been renovated to its former glory. As you enter you step back in time to a bygone age of aviation, style and fun.The Aviator Hotel boasts 50 en-suite bedrooms, comprising of both Standard Doubles and Twin or Kings. The rooms are decorated and fitted with many interesting Art Deco features, and offer a comfortable 3 star standard of accommodation. The Bar & Lounge areas overlook the Airfield and offer traditional ales, excellent wines and an extensive range of spirits. The Restaurant & Bistro, which is open to all, serves a wide range of dishes utilising the best local and seasonal produce.We look forward to welcoming you at The Aviator, and hope you enjoy your stay with us. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Aviator Hotel

Address: Wellingborough Road, Sywell NN6 0BN, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Northamptonshire > Sywell
Price Range: €79 - €81 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — The Aviator Hotel 3*
Number of rooms: 50
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“All seem to be good. No noise issues.”
 of 5 bubbles robgrundy, 24 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Ask for view of Aerodrome”
 of 5 bubbles Bob_S_York, 3 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Room 216... its huge!”
 of 5 bubbles niallshepherd, 9 Oct 2016 | Read review
“If you want internet avoid the rooms at the back facing the secure car park”
 of 5 bubbles mickholliday, 22 Sep 2016 | Read review
“as far away fro the pallet crunching as possible.”
 of 5 bubbles MartinE985, 22 Sep 2016 | Read review
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