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Norwich, United Kingdom
Reviewed 10 February 2016

I have stayed in the Market Hotel while on business for almost three years and have without exception found the hotel to be clean and welcoming. The staff cannot do enough for you and are kind and friendly. I spend most of my life staying in Hotels around this country and the Market is one of the best with regard...

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2Thank Stuart P
Birmingham, United Kingdom
Reviewed 7 February 2016 via mobile

Booked for two nights for a weekend to visit family in Alton. After a long journey and getting there at 9pm we were told we must pay up front. Had to dismantle shower fitting in order to stop it spraying everywhere then shower went scalding then freezing then no water. We're told to sort it the next day. No shower...

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Reviewed 7 February 2016 via mobile

First night, the shower didn't work, 2nd night moved rooms,room stank of smoke and was filthy, Manager showed us all the other rooms, all of which were disgusting! Owner said we didn't understand "quirky" he was rude and refused a refund. Absolutely awful! They really should not be allowed to use the word "hotel"

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2Thank Dawn M
Auckland, New Zealand
Reviewed 22 September 2015

Very disappointed booked for three nights only stayed two, no alternative on other nights due Goodwood Revival. On folding back the sheet i was confronted with some body's bogie stuck to the sheet which obviously had not been washed. The mattress had very little padding between the spring and upper surface partially solved with the addition of a duvet cover....

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4Thank 12lester
Reviewed 11 August 2015

My husband and I stayed for the weekend when visiting friends. We were warmly welcomed by the staff who couldn't been more helpful throughout our stay. The room was very comfortable and full of character which made us feel right at home. The area was great and very convenient for local shops. We will definitely stay here again on our...

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1Thank Lynsey P
Reviewed 8 August 2015 via mobile

Had great time lovely hotel and staff very good if your interested in steam trains ideal location. Nice family atmosphere snd pleased to hrlp you with any information you may need. Very centrsl to m3 and rail station.

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2Thank Tracy W
Portsmouth, United Kingdom
Reviewed 6 August 2015

We have stayed in a lot of hotels over the years, from big chains to independent hotels, this hotel has to be the loveliest boutique place we have stayed. The staff were welcoming and friendly. My hotel room was lovely, tastefully decorated, the toiletries were a nice little touch (only ever found these in big chains), with tea and coffee...

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Thank 48lorens
Reviewed 27 July 2015

This 'hotel' is noisy, dilapidated and run down. The worst hotel I have ever stayed in. There were no bedside lamps, only 1 bulb in a 6 lamp central light, extremely noisy, the bathroom blind was not working, not very clean, no parking apart from public car park where you have to put a ticket on the car by 9am....

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Jamie W, Owner at The Market Hotel, responded to this review

Julia, Firstly I can only apologise for you not enjoying your stay with us at The Market Hotel. To be described as 'the worst hotel I've ever stayed in' I feel is a very harsh review and one which I feel is very damning towards my business. Our Hotel is an 18th Century Coaching Inn, with the bar and restaurant...

Reviewed 8 July 2015 via mobile

This hotel is quite big so getting lost is easy, when I was there, a wedding was taking place, so entertainment was loud but the environment was warm and friendly. It's literally bang smack in the middle of town, with ATM's either side so you've got plenty of options for money and the Co-op opposite. Haven't stayed over night, but...

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1Thank Lauren H
Reviewed 6 July 2015 via mobile

Both myself and partner were very sceptical about stay here as we normally go for larger hotels, who are used to accommodating a lot of people everyday, however we couldn't fault. The staff were friendly, the rooms clean and tidy. The only down fall was that in the morning of our stay there was no hot water coming from the...

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  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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Additional Information about The Market Hotel

Address: 3 Market Square, Alton GU34 1HD, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Hampshire > Alton
Price Range: €74 - €115 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 5
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“Go to another hotel.”
 of 5 bubbles 55TimP, 30 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Anyone with back problems should absolutely not stay at this hotel!”
 of 5 bubbles ChristineLopes, 30 Jun 2016 | Read review
“As far away from the outside smoking / bar area.”
 of 5 bubbles wayneb467, 2 Jun 2016 | Read review
“Just don't do it.”
 of 5 bubbles rfoley2134, 25 May 2016 | Read review
“Avoid rooms on Friday and Saturday - noise level too much”
 of 5 bubbles noel02, 20 Mar 2016 | Read review
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