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The Poplars

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  • Poor5%
  • Terrible6%
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“breakfast room”(21 reviews)
“boiled eggs”(11 reviews)
“self service”(18 reviews)
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Non-Smoking Hotel
2.5 Star Hotel
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Stayed for 2 nights,room clean and tidy, bathroom very clean,heating in room and bathroom very good.Owner was away on family party so did not meet him,but called us to give us good information about parking and codes for front door,and bedroom.The drive is steep and...More

Thank blues1960
Reviewed 1 January 2018 via mobile

The Poplars is a lovely place to stay whilst in Lincoln. Perfectly situated for exploring the upper city, and a short walk to the lower. The accommodation is an eclectic mix of styles, eras and furniture! Weird but strangely it works. The hosts are warm...More

Thank chriscz1982
Reviewed 28 December 2017

The access to the parking area is so steep and narrow, almost blew our clutch so not a good start to our break. Lovely old house but entrance hall not warming at all. Staff lovely and very accommodating but bedroom basic to say the least....More

Thank jane c
Response from czimmerl, Owner at The PoplarsResponded 31 December 2017

Hi Jane thanks for your review, albeit a bit negative, you chose the cheapest room in the area. ( that said the rooms are comfortable and clean) and we do have more expensive rooms as well. The hall way is pleasantly heated to pass through...More

Reviewed 10 December 2017

Good location for visiting the cathedral. When I tell people I was sharing a bathroom (with no separate toilet) with six men they ask me if I got the wrong hostel. That's before I tell them I paid £80 per night for each of four...More

Thank Lisbeanz
Response from czimmerl, Owner at The PoplarsResponded 31 December 2017

Dear Elizabeth Hind, sorry that your stay was not up to par, you booked through booking. com and it was the Christmas market and also the rooms are normally booked out by are regular traders hence the price. This all led to a perfect storm....More

Reviewed 23 November 2017

Close to Lincoln Cathedral is the only good thing I can say about this place. Internet continually goes out, sheets smell of too much detergent, breakfast skimpy (Yes, plenty of coffee, tea, bread, eggs to cook yourself and jam, but really?), code system for locks...More

Thank PeaceCorpsNorm
Response from czimmerl, Owner at The PoplarsResponded 31 December 2017

Thanks Norm, please do "stay away" we had to fumigate the room after you left and if a 4 digit code is too much handle maybe lay off the booze.

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US$ 66 - US$ 88 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Response from Kevin H | Reviewed this property |
There is off street parking available, but be warned it is a little difficult. Good accommodation, highly recommend.
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"Ask how many people you will share the bathroom with."
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"All rooms are nice and because no main road all rooms are quiet ."
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"Top Floor Bedroom For Good View"
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"Room was a good size and we had all the facilities required in the kitchen, but the en suite was bijou...."
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