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Bristol, United Kingdom
Reviewed yesterday NEW

A fabulous B&B in a perfect location for visiting Stratford, 5 minutes from shops, restaurants and Shakespeare sights. We received a brilliant welcome, free parking nearby, loads of advice, maps and recommendations and the owners clearly take great pride in making sure you have a great stay. The room was spacious, wonderfully clean and had little extras like tea and...

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Wolverhampton, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My partner and myself stayed here for 3 nights in February 2017. A top class guest house in a superb location. Family run business who "genuinely" care about their guests. A lovely breakfast to start the day served on a pristine laundered table cloth along with "real cloth napkins" and sparkling cutlery. All in all it was a pleasure. Rock...

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emsley, Owner at Emsley Guest House, responded to this review

Thank you for the lovely review, and your kind comments, we really appreciate it. We are glad you enjoyed your stay and we hope to see you again one day. It was a real pleasure to meet you both. Kind regards, Ray, Melanie & Hayley

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Spent a couple of nights here (Feb 2017) and couldn't have been better. The room we were in had been refurbished recently and the whole place was spotlessly clean. It's family run and you can really see that they care deeply about the quality of their rooms and service. Breakfast is top notch too. A real home away from home,...

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emsley, Owner at Emsley Guest House, responded to this review

Thank you so much for the lovely review, we really appreciate it. We are so glad you enjoyed your stay. It was a pleasure to meet you both and we hope to see you again one day. Kind regards, Ray, Melanie & Hayley, Emsley Guest House

chelmsford
Reviewed 11 January 2017

A very comfortable B&B with parking (free) close by. We received a warm welcome and the room catered for all our needs. Location was brilliant since it was just a short walk into the town centre with its host of restaurants and sights.

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emsley, Owner at Emsley Guest House, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to do a review, it means a lot to us. We are glad you enjoyed your stay. Kind regards, Ray, Melanie & Hayley, Emsley Guest House

Oxfordshire
Reviewed 17 December 2016 via mobile

Very comfortable stay - all needs are catered for in your room. Very clean and nicely furnished. Owners are welcoming and friendly! Delicious food and good parking. Town center is a only a few minutes walk and very close to the Shakespeare tourist spots. Would definitely recommend.

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emsley, Owner at Emsley Guest House, responded to this review

Thank you for the review and your positive comments, we really appreciate it. We are glad you enjoyed your stay. Kind regards, Emsley Guest House

Warwick, United Kingdom
Reviewed 12 December 2016 via mobile

This is my 4th stay at the Emsley and it's as good as it was 7 years ago. Very warm welcome by the Coulson family. My room was very comfortable and the homemade biscuits in the room went down a treat. The piece de resistance has to be the breakfast which was fantastic especially the wonderful scrambled eggs. Already looking...

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emsley, Owner at Emsley Guest House, responded to this review

Thank you so much for the lovely review, it means a lot to us when guests appreciate our "little extras". We are glad you had an enjoyable stay and we look forward to seeing you again in the not too distant future. Best wishes, Ray, Melanie & Hayley

Coventry, United Kingdom
Reviewed 9 December 2016

If you want a warm, friendly, family-run guest house, with superbly-presented rooms, a great breakfast and lots of special little touches that make your stay truly exceptional, look no further than the Emsley. Oh, and the rates are very competitive too! Excellent!

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emsley, Owner at Emsley Guest House, responded to this review

Thank you so much for the lovely review and your kind comments, we really appreciate it. We are so glad you enjoyed your stay and we look forward to seeing you again soon. Best wishes, Ray, Melanie & Hayley

London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 6 December 2016

We had a very pleasant, quiet room at the back of the house which is in a good location a few minutes walk from all Stratford's main attractions. Emsley Guest House is run by Ray and Melanie, with their daughter Hayley. They gave us a warm welcome and made sure we had a really nice stay.

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emsley, Owner at Emsley Guest House, responded to this review

Hi Debby, Thank you so much for taking the time to do a review, we really appreciate it. We are so glad you enjoyed your stay and we hope to see you again one day. Best wishes, Ray, Melanie & Hayley

Shropshire
Reviewed 6 November 2016 via mobile

Book direct.. So lovely Ray, Melanie and Hayley... nothing to much trouble, loads of information in room folders, and you only have to ask. Great personal touch you could fill in your own time and menu for breakfast. Plus u could book a packed lunch, and afternoon tea plus more. Also brought us a hot drink and lovely home made...

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emsley, Owner at Emsley Guest House, responded to this review

Thank you for the lovely review, it means a lot to us when guests appreciate what we do. Glad you liked the biscuits too - they do seem to go down well with our guests. We are pleased you enjoyed your stay and we would love to welcome you again on another occasion. Best wishes, Ray, Melanie & Hayley

Bromley, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 November 2016

A friendly welcome by Ray with lots of information on what to do in Stratford upon Avon. I stayed two nights in a single room with a double bed. The B&B was spotlessly clean, warm, comfortable and I slept soundly. Melanie arranged for me to have vegan breakfast during my stay and I highly recommend the homemade marmalade, delicious! The...

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emsley, Owner at Emsley Guest House, responded to this review

Hi Susan, Thank you for the lovely review and your kind comments, we really appreciate it. We are glad you enjoyed your stay, especially the home made marmalade! It was a genuine pleasure to meet you and we hope to see you again one day. Thanks again. Best wishes, Ray, Melanie & Hayley

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Breakfast included
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Emsley is a newly refurbished four star rated Victorian Town House Bed and Breakfast, centrally located, five minutes walk from town centre and Shakespeare's birthplace. We are also the closest B&B to the train station.All rooms are en suite, centrally heated, tastefully decorated with generous tea and coffee making facilities home made shortbread biscuits, LCD TV/DVD with Freeview, free WiFi and free parking. Spacious family rooms sleep up to five adults. Special diets catered for. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Emsley Guest House

Address: 4 Arden Street, Stratford-upon-Avon CV37 6PA, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Warwickshire > Stratford-upon-Avon
Price Range: €81 - €140 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Emsley Guest House 3.5*
Number of rooms: 5
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“We were at the back of the house, and the room was very quiet.”
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