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    The Old Times Guest House

    213-215 Cauldwell Hall Road, Ipswich IP4 5AS, England
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    4/9/2017 5/9/2017
    US$ 88
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    Overview
    • Excellent72%
    • Very good24%
    • Average2%
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    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Breakfast Available
    Non-Smoking Hotel
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    Pets Allowed
    3.5 Star Hotel
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    Offers & Announcements: Free breakfast with your stay
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    Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

    Lovely B&B. Only stayed the one night but it was comfortable, clean and the room was nice. They were very accommodating to me and I would definitely recommend. I would stay again if in the area. Thanks

    Thank Stacey P
    Response from KellyKL, General Manager at The Old Times Guest HouseResponded 2 weeks ago

    Thank you for reviewing your stay it is very important to us to make sure we are doing things well. Thank you hope to see you again.

    Reviewed 4 weeks ago

    very clean and welcome staff. the room was comfortable and the setting quiet, very convenient to go to university and town centre. Very good value for money. Cooked breakfast added for £7.50, including a choice of hash Brown, eggs... The Pub food is tasty!

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    Response from KellyKL, General Manager at The Old Times Guest HouseResponded 3 weeks ago

    Thank you for spending time reviewing our business. Sooo pleased you enjoyed your stay and thank you for pointing out our highlights. Hope to see you again some time.

    Reviewed 17 July 2017

    This is a great value option for a short stay in ipswich. The hotel is newly decorated and spotlessly clean. There is a homely bar downstairs where you can get food and a drink. The staff were very nice, thoughtful and accommodating. The room was...More

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    Response from KellyLkL, General Manager at The Old Times Guest HouseResponded 4 weeks ago

    Thank you for spending time reviewing the business. I hope you get the chance to come back to Ipswich. Very glad you enjoyed your time with us.

    Reviewed 12 July 2017

    We stayed at The Old Times Guest House for a few nights. The staff were very pleasant, helpful. and welcoming. Nothing was too much trouble, and useful advice and information given on local places of interest. Great full English breakfasts in the pleasant and modern...More

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    Response from KellyLkL, General Manager at The Old Times Guest HouseResponded 13 July 2017

    Thank you for your review glad you had a pleasant stay. Hope to see you again some time.

    Reviewed 11 July 2017

    A great guest house . This is the third time we have stopped here and It`s the ideal place for us in it`s location . The rooms were clean and comfortable as usual and breakfast was very nice. Kelly and the staff are friendly ....More

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    Response from KellyLkL, General Manager at The Old Times Guest HouseResponded 13 July 2017

    Thank you for your review glad you had a pleasant stay. Hope to see you again some time.

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    About
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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
    • Breakfast Available
    • Things to do
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
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    • Price range
    • US$ 76 - US$ 103 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 7
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