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pentahotel Ipswich

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From an ideal location on Ranelagh Road, pentahotel Ipswich really is the perfect base for a relaxing stay, business meeting or conference as well as being a great launch pad for exploring loads of many local attractions or historic nearby towns like Colchester or Felixstowe. We're just five minutes on foot from Ipswich's central rail station, Ipswich Town Football Club and Ipswich Town Centre as well as the award-winning Water Front Marina and its busy bars and restaurants being close by too.
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Room Service
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Banquet Room
Business Centre with Internet Access
Conference Facilities
Dry Cleaning
Meeting Rooms
Multilingual Staff
Non-Smoking Hotel
Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Public Wifi
Wheelchair Access
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Accessible rooms
Non-Smoking Rooms
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Grade: 67 out of 100
61Restaurantswithin 1 km
48Attractionswithin 1 km
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Travelling alone, I wanted an easy to find hotel near the station that wasn't pricey. There are plenty of b&bs and hotels in Ipswich but I'm very glad I chose this one. Young helpful staff made booking in and checking out easy. The bar area is cosy and cool and the whole
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Very short of on-site car parking (really annoying when arriving somewhere you don't know in the dark), alternative public car park a short walk away (further to drive) cheaper but far from reassuringly safe. Overall impression was one of a bar with a load of rooms above -
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The hotel was so much better than your typical business hotel. The gym facilities (though small) had everything you need for that early morning workout - and it's open 24 hours with water and towels complimentary! Look forward to staying again...
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Great hotel, friendly welcome on arrival and it just got better from there. The room was very clean, the bed was comfortable and I had everything I needed. Although I didn’t eat I did have a drink in the bar which is a great setting and again the team were very friendly.
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Really interesting decor and ambient music on welcome, pool table and PS4 available to use in the bar. Wrap around outside seating would be lovely for summer. Room clean, lots of space, great rain shower and toiletries provided! Coffee and tea in the room. Very comfy bed
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Response from gsmipswich, Manager at pentahotel Ipswich
Responded 1 week ago
Dear Rachel H, Thank you so much for your feedback and kind words regarding our hotel. It is always such a pleasure to hear such positivity about the hotel and staff who work so tirelessly there to produce top levels of guest satisfaction. We are looking forward to welcoming you back very soon, Joshua
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Hi Ian, The Restaurant is great! Our Pentalounge is the perfect place to spend your birthday with your family and of course the grand dogs are welcome too! Please contact me directly at the hotel or send over your details through our 'contact us' section on our website so I can book you a table and send over the menu! Thank you for your enquiry and please let me know if there is anything else I could help you with. Kindest Regards Janine
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I had a double bed so not sure if they do a family room
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Can we bring our dogs?
Yes you can bring dogs, please call the hotel for more information about the extra cost.
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No, you need to borrow one from reception (they deliver to your room)
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"be sure to ask for an adapted room if you are a wheelchair users the rooms are a bit tight."
"Insist on River view"
"Ask for a view of the river, the other side are flats"
"ask for 2nd floor, overlooking river."
"Ask for a room, which is not on ground floor and directly at the main street"
US$64 - US$108 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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