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The Carlton Hotel

11/06/2017 12/06/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I stayed at the Carlton Hotel for a night whilst I was in Ipswich. I could not be more pleased with the experience provided by there staff. The room was as described in fact it was newly refurbished and served it purpose. Thank you for a pleasant stay.

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Maldon, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Although its a bit snug in the rear car park, there is plenty of parking in the front. Imran on reception was charming and very helpful. He gave us room 7, a twin bed, newly refurbished room on the 1st floor at the front of the hotel. The room & en suite were very very clean and comfortable for our...

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Thank PeterG9883
Birmingham, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Superb little hotel in a very quiet street very close to Ipswich town centre. Excellent friendly staff who were very helpful. This is an ideal place to stay if you are on business and need a good nights sleep. I would definitely stay again.

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Thank Dave H
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Upon arrival, I was greeted by a very friendly and knowledgeable member of staff, who delivered a very smooth check in. Great sized room,nice double bed and peaceful. After a good night's sleep, I was met by the breakfast ladies in the dining room, who were again very pleasant and friendly! A superb range of cereals, fruit and yogurt are...

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Thank Robert H
Cardiff, United Kingdom
Reviewed 11 April 2017 via mobile

The staff member who greeted me was courteous and friendly and informative and very welcoming; five star Imran 😃 I was able to park on the premises and the room offered at the top of the house was warm and comfortable. Wifi is free and the signal good with no restrictions and there is a TV with free view and...

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Thank Maloures
Camborne, United Kingdom
Reviewed 27 March 2017 via mobile

Easy to find, town centre in walking distance and parking at the hotel. Very friendly staff and you get a breakfast in the price. Walking is a must in this town as they have plenty for all including the children.

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Thank Derek B
Bedford, United Kingdom
Reviewed 20 March 2017

Excellent location, very helpful friendly staff lovely clean room and plentiful breakfast early check in was a real bonus and we were even allowed to leave the car parked at the hotel the next day. Great value for money a real find

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Thank 328rose
London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 20 January 2017

This was my 2nd time visiting Ipswich and I did not want to fork out too much for a cosy hotel (stayed at the hip Pentahotel before) so decided to try this hotel instead. It's quite good -- you get what you pay for. The person at the reception helped carry my bags upstairs to my room. The bathroom was...

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Thank Safiyyah A
Reviewed 9 November 2016 via mobile

Having read some of the reviews on here I kind of didn't know what to expect. However I found the place ok, there was parking. The hotel itself looked dated and there was some obvious refurbishment going on, but I got upgraded from a single en suite to a double which was great. The room itself was clean and tidy...

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Thank Michaelpaulhorlock
Norwich, United Kingdom
Reviewed 16 October 2016

Have stayed in several hotels in my time and this is by far and away the worst ever I have visited. Everything from the parking to the accommodation, firstly if you want to park at the back of the premises, do not arrive on anything wider than a pushbike or else you might struggle. To the room, what can I...

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Amenities

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  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Breakfast included
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  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included

Additional Information about The Carlton Hotel

Address: 41-43 Berners Street, Ipswich IP1 3LN, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > East Anglia > Suffolk > Ipswich
Price Range: €51 - €70 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — The Carlton Hotel 2*
Number of rooms: 18
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See which rooms travellers prefer

“Book a room with ensuite bathroom”
PeterG9883, 7 May 2017 | Read review
“Rooms all seem to be nice and quiet. If on top floor beware that stairs are steep!!”
672daveh, 7 May 2017 | Read review
“We were in room 7 which had recently been refurbished it was excellent”
328rose, 20 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Go somewhere else!”
883scotto, 16 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Go for the First floor”
AndyT531, 3 Sep 2016 | Read review
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