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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I stayed at the Holroyd Arms for the weekend,after phoning the pub,whom I found very helpful with my booking,they accommodated me nicely especially as I wasn't booking in till late evening.I found the room warm cosy and clean.It was worth the money,a bargain at the price quoted.The pub was nice to pop in for a beer,good prices too.I'd definitely stay... More 

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Reviewed 13 September 2016

If you are on a budget, this is a hidden gem. Right next to the pub, great breakfast, spacious friendly people. Rooms are in a separate annex next to the pub and you cannot hear any noise, as there was a part the night I stayed

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Brighton, United Kingdom
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2 reviews
Reviewed 30 June 2016 via mobile

This place was disgusting. Filthy dust everywhere the bathroom was so dirty with mould growing everywhere. There was old chewed chewing gum stuck to the walls the beds were covered in stains and full of bed bugs Iv come home covered in massive bites. I would not advise this place to anyone it needs to be seen and closed down

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Reviewed 20 June 2016

Booked here due to it being close to the University. I wish there was a rating less than 1 for this place as its not fair to the b and b's that genuinely deserve 1. Absolutely filthy. If I hadn't had an important conference at the uni the next day I would have found somewhere else. There was food on... More 

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Reviewed 19 June 2016 via mobile

Really great stay here,You get what you pay for. Staff are so friendly. Not the best room but if i wanted a 5* i would have booked one. great value for money. So my advice if you want silver service book the hilton. xx thank you

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Gloucester, United Kingdom
1 review
Reviewed 28 May 2016

Most enjoyable stay, after a hard days work the Holroyd Arms is just what you need. friendly atmosphere, bar staff welcoming and on the ball, food excellent wide variety with large portions not forgetting perfectly cooked. also special's Monday 2 for £10 Tuesday burger and pint, Wednesday Curry and pint, Thursday steak night all for £7.50 Rooms are clean all... More 

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Reviewed 23 April 2016

The room matched very well with the value of the money that I paid for. There is nothing to complain about the bed and the bedding. I was very comfortable with them. However, I wonder if the hotel attendants checked the tea/coffee making utensils prior to my occupancy. The kettle has dust which seemed to have piled up for days... More 

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Reviewed 20 March 2016 via mobile

Wish I'd looked at reviews on here before staying. Used hotel for a place to crash after a night out. Slept in clothes. Didn't dare shower in the morning, filthy. Shower hadn't been cleaned or even wiped down. Just a really unclean room. Everywhere I inspected was dirty. - room number 4.

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Guildford, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 29 February 2016

The place was tired and shabby looking. Asked for a wine list and was shown a few bottles stored in the fridge...Blossom Hill, no thank you. Not an extensive beer list and no peanuts or snacks (sold out we were told). Overall a very bland pub.

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Brisbane
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Reviewed 24 September 2015

Stayed for two nights, no frills, towels like sandpaper, no remote for tv. Shower a bit dodgy. However it was value for money. Beds comfy, cosy, close to bus and quiet. Have paid a lot more for a lot less. Not for families.

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  • Free Parking
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Restaurant
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  • Wheelchair Access
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Let me introduce myself My name is Andrew and i am the new owner of the Holroyd arms,i have worked here for the previous 3 years as a manager where my hands were firmly tied behind my back where making improvements to the business were concerned. as of October 2014 i became the owner of the business and have made massive strides in making customers visits here more enjoyable,i have addressed most of the issues raised on Trip advisor and am continuing to raise the standards throughout the business,that being said some of t6he reviews placed on this site are way over the top with their critic. If you need a clean,warm and comfortable nights stay for a small budget then we are your destination choice,we are a 2 star rated business and dont claim to be anything but that,but just because of our rating it dose not mean we dont make every effort to make your stay as comfortable as possible. Unfortunately this platform is mainly used by customers who are inclined to complain,we are fully booked week after week and the percentage of complaints to non complaints is about 5% if all our happy customers were to write reviews i wouldnt need to justify myself. So please dont be put off by the old reviews on this site and see for yourselves THE HOLROYD ARMS is a pleasant B&B. ANDREW ... more   less 

Additional Information about Holroyd Arms

Address: 36 Aldershot Road, Guildford GU2 8AF, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Surrey > Guildford
Price Range: €56 - €76 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Holroyd Arms 3*
Number of rooms: 8
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“all rooms are excellent”
 of 5 bubbles jay592, 28 May 2016 | Read review
“Room in the back section probably quieter.”
 of 5 bubbles Pepperpot14, 24 Sep 2015 | Read review
“Good service throughout I would have thought any room would be fine, we were in number one. Very private.”
 of 5 bubbles zoecasey, 5 Jul 2015 | Read review
“The name say it all”
 of 5 bubbles Ninalawrence1234, 31 May 2015 | Read review
“Don't believe there are any good rooms.”
  • Dangerous plugs with wires exposed
  • No ironing board cover, iron had muck stuck onto it
 of 5 bubbles HotelGuru_10, 20 Jun 2014 | Read review
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