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The Penny Farthing Hotel

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  • Excellent32%
  • Very good38%
  • Average20%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible3%
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“high street”(29 reviews)
“breakfast room”(12 reviews)
“car park”(23 reviews)
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Non-Smoking Hotel
Pool
3 Star Hotel
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

A real gem of a hotel in the heart of Berkhamstead with onsite parking. Lovely hotel - clean, modern and tasteful Friendly welcoming staff Excellent breakfast Great location - Would definitely recommend !!

1  Thank Natalie F
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Booked an overnight stay for my son and his girlfriend who were visiting us at Easter. Accommodation was fine but the couple were charged 15% of the room rate as a “late checkout” fee without prior warning. Given the checkout cannot have been excessively late...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Stayed here for one night to attend a wedding near by and had a very lovely stay. The staff are great and very helpful with local taxis etc., the rooms are quiet and well furnished. Breakfast was freshly cooked to order and overall the hotel...More

1  Thank aandj7
Response from Oakman I, Manager at The Penny Farthing HotelResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for the great review of our Hotel! We are glad that you enjoyed your visit and hope to see you again very soon. Kindest regards, The Penny Farthing team

Reviewed 12 April 2018

Stayed there for one night with my baby. They gave me the best room in the hotel, put the cot in and were very helpful with my bags. The lady at reception was very friendly and welcoming. The bathroom was not cleaned very well, certainly...More

1  Thank vpierron
Response from Oakman I, Manager at The Penny Farthing HotelResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for taking your time to leave us your feedback. All your comments have been taken on board and passed to our housekeeping team. We are glad to hear you enjoyed breakfast. We look forward to seeing you again. Kindest regards, The Penny Farthing...More

Reviewed 10 December 2017 via mobile

My son, was having his rugby award evening and I picked the Penny Farthing to stay the night. A very nice hotel situated in the centre of Berkhamsted. My room was clean and warm with a very comfortable bed. Breakfast in the morning was excellent....More

Thank Richard S
Response from Oakman I, Manager at The Penny Farthing HotelResponded 11 December 2017

Hi Richard S, Thank you for the lovely review, we're so pleased you enjoyed your stay and hope to see you again soon. Kind Regards, The Penny Farthing

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Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Details
Price range
US$116 - US$172 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Smoking rooms available
Details
Price range
US$116 - US$172 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Smoking rooms available
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"Maybe an upstairs room would be quieter at night"
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"We had room 20 and it was just right"
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"I think the Executive rooms are likely worth the small extra cost"
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