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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Arrived late on speck the owner said they don't usually take people in after 7pm but they took us in at 7.30pm. Took us up to a lovely room on the front of the building spacious and very clean made very welcome by the owner. The bed was the most comfortable I've ever slept in with lovely fresh smelling bed...

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Birmingham, England, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed the night at the Sherwood on 18th February 2017. The location is great, handy for shops, seafront, bars and restaurants. There is limited parking at the front of the building, however there are plenty of spaces on the road. We had a first floor room at the front of the building which was nice as it overlooked the...

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Peterborough, United Kingdom
Reviewed 5 January 2017

We went here for the New year weekend and was really pleased with the accommodation. Our room was at the top and had a lovely big bedroom and bathroom with shower. The hosts were very friendly and the breakfast was one of the best we had ever had. There was no parking left on the front of the building but...

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Reviewed 3 January 2017

We went to the sherwood for a New Years break and we couldn't have picked anywhere any better, we arrived in the morning and was given tea and mince pies. We were also given a bottle of wine for the new year we were showed to our room which was beautiful lovely and warm everything was spot on the breakfasts...

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Nottinghamshire, United Kingdom
Reviewed 24 May 2016

The owners were lovely and made us feel really at home! They were accommodating when it came to parking as normally it's a nightmare in the centre-letting is leave our car the next day after we'd checked out so we could have a walk before we left. Breakfast was quick, warm & exactly what a full English breakfast should be....

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Chalfont St Peter, United Kingdom
Reviewed 27 April 2016

I use a wheelchair and this small hotel fitted my needs very well. Level access (no steps) to both the hotel and our ground floor room was an important feature. Our room was described as a 'Super King'. it was a good size with a 6 foot bed and a 2 seater settee beneath a sunny bay window. The mattress...

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Rob B, Owner at The Sherwood, responded to this review

Dear Nigel M. I would like to thank you for taking the time to write your experiences while staying with us at The Sherwood, Skegness. It was lovely to read your positive remarks about us, It is always lovely to get feedback and to know that your time with us helped to make your stay in Skegness enjoyable. I will...

Reviewed 29 October 2015 via mobile

I booked room 3 as it has a king size bed and looking at the pictures on the website the room looked half decent To get there and given key for room 2 that we didn't book when questioning this we was told the hotel works on a system that only lets people in room 3 for a minimum of...

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Rob B, Owner at The Sherwood, responded to this review

Dear Ricky Thank you for taking the time to write your comments about The Sherwood and your experience while staying with us. Firstly I am sincerely sorry that your stay with us was not a positive one on what should have been a happy occasion for you and your fiancée. You have brought up a number of issues in your...

Manchester, United Kingdom
Reviewed 8 October 2015 via mobile

Very nice stay , owners were very welcoming, place was tidy , as was the room , TV was like a postage stamp , but it was only on for background noise , the breakfast was lovely also , if we was to return to skeggy, the sherwood would be the first place to ring.

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Rob B, Owner at The Sherwood, responded to this review

Thank you Stuart for your review. It is lovely to read your stay with us was a positive one. I agree, the TV are probably on the small side 19 inches these days could be viewed as compact. They will go on our List of To Do's. We look forward to seeing you again in the future. Kind regards Rob...

Reviewed 5 October 2015 via mobile

From start to finish of our stay we was made to feel so welcome ..the rooms are perfect clean and up to date breakfast was perfect ..rob and linda was perfect host , will deffo stay there again thank you so much 👍..hopefully will be back at the end of the month

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Rob B, Owner at The Sherwood, responded to this review

Dear 281167 Thank You, that was lovely to read, always puts a smile on our faces to read reviews when our guests have had a lovely stay. Look forward to seeing you again in the very near future. Kind regards to you from Rob & Linda

Doncaster, United Kingdom
Reviewed 28 September 2015

Excellent location. Short walk through a pleasant park to the seafront and just a few meters from the shops, bars and restaurants. The owners, Rob and Linda, are such nice and friendly people. Nothing seemed too much. Breakfast was fantastic, set us up for the day. We stayed in room 7. I think Rob is steadily revamping the hotel and...

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Rob B, Manager at The Sherwood, responded to this review

Dear Martin P Thank you for taking time to review your stay with us at The Sherwood. Room 7 is one of the latest rooms that we have Revamped, pleased you like it. It is always good to read that our guest like what we are doing. Next time your in Skegness you will come back and continue to see...

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  • Breakfast included
  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Accessible rooms
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  • Free Internet
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  • Breakfast included
  • Free Parking
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Sherwood, Skegness, is a family-owned and run bed & breakfast in a quiet, convenient location in Skegness. With views across Tower Gardens to The Embassy Theatre. The Sherwood is set in a Victorian villa in a quiet residentialjust off Lumley Road the main Shopping area in Skegness, whilst being just a gentle walk from the sea front and aquarium and 10 minute walk from the rail and bus station. A full English breakfast is included in our rates. We have limited car parking for only 3 cars, which is complimentary for our guests. Rutland Road offers free car parking where available and Skegness has many paid car parking only a short walk away. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Sherwood

Address: 11 Rutland Road, Skegness PE25 2AZ, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Lincolnshire > Skegness
Price Range: ₹ 4,479 - ₹ 5,014 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — The Sherwood 2*
Number of rooms: 8
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“This b&b is exactly as it claims. We even had a choice of rooms!”
 of 5 bubbles rebekah22thompson, 24 May 2016 | Read review
“We would recommend room on front ground floor.”
 of 5 bubbles 602nigelm, 27 Apr 2016 | Read review
“We are normally based on the first floor. This B&B has stairs only but has the new twin bedded room on ground floor.”
 of 5 bubbles 580ElizabethB, 6 Jul 2015 | Read review
“Try and get one of the nicer rooms they've done up, otherwise I'd give it a miss”
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 of 5 bubbles 25petet, 8 Jun 2015 | Read review
“There is a fantastic well modernised room on ground floor spacious massive bed and very large bathroom/dressing room area looking out to Park gardens.”
 of 5 bubbles lollipop52, 2 Apr 2015 | Read review
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