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liverpool
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

For obvious Orwellian reasons, you never want to be checked into Room 101...But I was. You'd have thought they'd have done away with 101, like they do away with the thirteenth floor. Luckily my stay was not as bad as a rats cage strapped to my head, but it wasnt brilliant either. To be fair to the Aviator i did...

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Milton Keynes, United Kingdom
Reviewed 11 December 2016

Room was very clean and all was in good working order. Windows weren't double glazed and my room (108) was right by the road so noisy around rush hour but quite otherwise. Breakfast had lots of choice and was of high quality. Staff were very friendly and great service -So, would happily stay again

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Thank Paul L
Reviewed 5 December 2016

We searched on-line, for a reasonably priced Hotel with an interesting Restaurant Menu and came up with The Aviator. The first contact to make a booking was by 'phone and this proved to be a very easy and enjoyable experience. Travelling up from Kent on a Friday evening is not the best of times to travel but we duly arrived...

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Thank Alan M
Bolton, United Kingdom
Reviewed 24 November 2016

The hotel is jolly nice. When working in Northampton, it is always a good thing to stay near the town and not in it. I used to stay at the Ibis which so far as I could ever establish was only accessible by throwing a left turn at a junction where one is not allowed to do so! Walking in...

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1Thank robgrundy
Northampton, United Kingdom
Reviewed 15 November 2016

Booked 5 for family, all comparable with a good quality Hotel. For a change plenty of coffee, tea milk and biscuits for many a cup. Catering staff were so on the ball, big thank you to Ashleigh, you was a gem. It was top spec event and you and your staff came up to the mark. Decor straight out of...

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1Thank Susan O
York, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 November 2016

This is great value for a hotel near the Airfield. Clean and tidy, good rooms, helpful staff and good food- and did I mention its near the airfield, so great if you are having a 50 hour service on your aircraft or a "Flying weekend" with a college? Good Value Good rooms Good food What can I say?

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Crediton, United Kingdom
Reviewed 18 October 2016

Arrived after 5 hour drive to a very cool welcome and a large price increase. The advertised and booked rate was £69 per night for two b&b. Reception said it was now £79 per night plus breakfast at £7.50 per person so £94 per night. Take it or leave it attitude, no apology just produced a generic letter showing that...

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Thank mwhenton
Brno, Czech Republic
Reviewed 14 October 2016

Great stylish hotel with aviation topics, very nice and comfortable. Feel like in Hercules Poirot`s movie. Room was clean and comfortable, I had all what was needed, hot water, soft and fragrant towels, wifi. Hotel restaurant and bar are nice and cosy. There are offered international brewery beers and which is more interesting microbrewery beers. restaurant is in same spirit....

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Cambridge, United Kingdom
Reviewed 12 October 2016

Very nice hotel,ever were was very clean,room was very comfortable nice big fufflley towels,plenty of hot water,bed vey comfortable. Had an evening meal in restrant which was great plenty of it,and the service was excellent

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Thank Lindsey L
Leicester, United Kingdom
Reviewed 10 October 2016

We stayed one night at The Aviator for a birthday celebration with friends and were pleasantly surprised by how nice the hotel is after reading some of the reviews and looking at the photos. The hotel has lots of art deco character and overlooks the airfield and hangers. It is well kept, with the public areas in one building, and...

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Amenities

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  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
  • Family Rooms
  • Smoking rooms available
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Public Wifi
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  • Free Parking
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Laundry Service
  • Banquet Room
  • Babysitting
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Formally a Clubhouse and Officers Mess, this 1930's Art Deco building has been renovated to its former glory. As you enter you step back in time to a bygone age of aviation, style and fun.The Aviator Hotel boasts 50 en-suite bedrooms, comprising of both Standard Doubles and Twin or Kings. The rooms are decorated and fitted with many interesting Art Deco features, and offer a comfortable 3 star standard of accommodation. The Bar & Lounge areas overlook the Airfield and offer traditional ales, excellent wines and an extensive range of spirits. The Restaurant & Bistro, which is open to all, serves a wide range of dishes utilising the best local and seasonal produce.We look forward to welcoming you at The Aviator, and hope you enjoy your stay with us. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Aviator Hotel

Address: Wellingborough Road, Sywell NN6 0BN, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Northamptonshire > Sywell
Price Range: ₹ 5,570 - ₹ 5,820 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — The Aviator Hotel 3*
Number of rooms: 50
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“108 is by the road”
 of 5 bubbles 757PaulL, 11 Dec 2016 | Read review
“We understand that rooms away from the function areas should be chosen for anyone wish not hear the results of party revellers!”
 of 5 bubbles , 5 Dec 2016 | Read review
“All seem to be good. No noise issues.”
 of 5 bubbles robgrundy, 24 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Ask for view of Aerodrome”
 of 5 bubbles Bob_S_York, 3 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Room 216... its huge!”
 of 5 bubbles niallshepherd, 9 Oct 2016 | Read review
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