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The Penny Farthing Hotel

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  • Excellent32%
  • Very good39%
  • Average20%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible3%
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“high street”(29 reviews)
“breakfast room”(12 reviews)
“car park”(23 reviews)
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Non-Smoking Hotel
Pool
3 Star Hotel
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Stayed here for one night to attend a wedding near by and had a very lovely stay. The staff are great and very helpful with local taxis etc., the rooms are quiet and well furnished. Breakfast was freshly cooked to order and overall the hotel...More

Thank aandj7
Reviewed 1 week ago

Stayed there for one night with my baby. They gave me the best room in the hotel, put the cot in and were very helpful with my bags. The lady at reception was very friendly and welcoming. The bathroom was not cleaned very well, certainly...More

Thank vpierron
Reviewed 10 December 2017 via mobile

My son, was having his rugby award evening and I picked the Penny Farthing to stay the night. A very nice hotel situated in the centre of Berkhamsted. My room was clean and warm with a very comfortable bed. Breakfast in the morning was excellent....More

Thank Richard S
Response from Oakman I, Manager at The Penny Farthing HotelResponded 11 December 2017

Hi Richard S, Thank you for the lovely review, we're so pleased you enjoyed your stay and hope to see you again soon. Kind Regards, The Penny Farthing

Reviewed 28 November 2017

Stayed for one night Saturday 25th November 2017. The Pannyfarthing Hotel, Berkhamstead, would be better described as a motel it does not have a lounge, or bar, and the only food served is breakfast. On arrival our sat nav took us to a public car...More

Thank Silver2p
Response from Oakman I, Manager at The Penny Farthing HotelResponded 4 December 2017

Hi Silver2p, Thank you for leaving such a detailed review, all feedback is useful in order for us to improve so we will definitely be taking your comments on board. We hope to see you again in the future. Kind Regards, The Penny Farthing Team

Reviewed 13 November 2017

Lovely Welcome, A warm cosy Room, Clean and tidy. Comfortable beds. Set right in the centre of town. First Class Breakfast. Lots of Restaurants in town and a market on Saturdays The Parking looks intimidating but you just drive up to the barrier and it...More

Thank Charles T
Response from Oakman I, General Manager at The Penny Farthing HotelResponded 15 November 2017

Hi Charles T Thanks for your excellent review. We're delighted you enjoyed your stay with us and that your breakfast was first class! We hope you'll return. The Penny Farthing team

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Amenities
Top amenities
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
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Price range
US$ 119 - US$ 180 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Smoking rooms available
Details
Price range
US$ 119 - US$ 180 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Smoking rooms available
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"Maybe an upstairs room would be quieter at night"
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"We had room 20 and it was just right"
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