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Preston, United Kingdom
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58 reviews
10 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

This is a well situated hotel in very pleasant grounds and a good car park. The staff are personable and the bedroom was clean, with a comfortable bed. However the building is dated and a bit tired. The continental breakfast was thin, with a fruit salad that was mainly melon and only two yogurts, but no suitable spoons! There was... More 

Thank John O
Halstead, United Kingdom
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23 reviews
10 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We stayed for one night, which was enough. The hotel is in desperate need of refurbishment, it is old and dated. In our room a couple of the wall lights were not fixed to the wall, the bathroom is very tired, and the huge desk in the room had severe damage to the top. The bed was clean and comfortable... More 

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Grimsby, England, United Kingdom
2 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Well good before bad staff great all bar one Asian lady not sure she even knew where she was half the time. Hotel is very dated,rooms need renovation,god help you if your in a room upstairs as water struggles to make it out the shower head,front facing rooms very noisy. You certainly want a back facing room downstairs. Free wifi... More 

Thank Karl T
Holsworthy, United Kingdom
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232 reviews
23 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 70 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 October 2016

If you are a coach tour going here to stay. AVOID. We were on a mystery trip so had no choice. The staff cannot cope with a lot of people, they were running around like headless chickens. We had a coach full of 49 they didn't have enough chairs or tables in the very small dining area so some had... More 

Thank Holidayer164
Petersfield, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 3 October 2016

Hotel staff helpful, food good (and Ime a veggie), Chocolate pudding good. Room clean, and bed comfy. Slept well, although we don't usually manage to in hotels. No lift, although we did not need one, but there is only one flight of stairs. . No problems at all.

1 Thank ReneHunt
A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 29 September 2016 via mobile

Nearly all bedrooms back onto avery busy junction of the A1. It was like a truck roadshow all night. The fact it was a junction added to the level of noise through constant breaking. Absolutely no sound proofing. 30 minutes sleep I managed. Took me 3 hours to drive hear to be tortured and by 4am I drove home again.... More 

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Burnham-On-Sea, United Kingdom
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21 reviews
5 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 September 2016

This hotel seems to fit the Travelodge model of budget accommodation but with some small details like sub and phone connectors in the room. Clean and reasonably well equipped, staff friendly and polite. The in house Restaurant has a basic menu but the food is excellent and well presented. The food and little details make this an excellent alternative to... More 

1 Thank Frank E
1 review
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 September 2016

Visited for a reunion with approximately 95 other well seasoned travellers. Room basic but clean and spacious with usual basic provisions, Our food was served away from the main hotel due to the large numbers. No problem for me but might be for others less mobile. Any deficiency admirably made up by the delightful staff. Every member of staff was... More 

2 Thank Ellie Cowley/ M... B
Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
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18 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 September 2016

here for a 3 night stay on business , double room for single occupancy only it was two single beds cobbled together - not completely unusual but the fact that one mattress was soft and the other hard made for an uncomfortable night's sleep ! The shower only put out very hot water from both taps - a fault I... More 

2 Thank pete7232
Rochester, United Kingdom
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10 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 September 2016

The hotel is located right next to the A1 which is a wonderful aid in locating it. The problem is that like many UK hotels there is not air conditioning so in the summer when the weather is hot one has to use a fan - but if the window is open it really does get noisy. This is particularly... More 

Thank Janice H

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  • Restaurant
  • Free Parking
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Banquet Room
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Business Centre with Internet Access

Additional Information about Garden Court Sandy

Address: London Road Girtford Bridge, Sandy SG19 1NA, England (Formerly Holiday Inn)
Region: United Kingdom > England > Bedfordshire > Sandy
Price Range: ₹ 4,736 - ₹ 5,425 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Garden Court Sandy 3*
Number of rooms: 57
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Also Known As:
Holiday Inn Garden Court a1 Sandy-Bedford Hotel Sandy
Holiday Inn Sandy
Holiday Inn Bedford
Bedford Holiday Inn
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“Downstairs facing car park”
 of 5 bubbles 22karlt, 2 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Ideal for business. We went over a Saturday night, and the hotel was not as busy as it should have been.”
 of 5 bubbles ReneHunt, 3 Oct 2016 | Read review
“ground floor rooms facing the banquet hall are fine - they are away from the main A1 traffic noise.”
 of 5 bubbles elliecowleymatthewb, 19 Sep 2016 | Read review
“rooms in a different hotel altogether are advised”
 of 5 bubbles pete7232, 19 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Dooes not have a lift”
 of 5 bubbles janiceh359, 14 Sep 2016 | Read review
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