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Hotel Barge Waternimf

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Annesdale, Ely CB7 4BN England See on map
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Non-Smoking Hotel
Bar/Lounge
3 Star accommodation
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30 Sep1 Oct
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

First class unique accommodation perfectly located in the centre of Ely. This barge has lovely clean facilities, comfortable beds, tv , tea / coffee facilities, wi go in the cabins and a freshly cooked breakfast is provided. Perfect for an overnight stay. Would not hesitate...More

Thank puppa69
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I stayed here after a year away and having just a breakfast before, I promised myself I would stay at the Barge and I was not disappointed in anyway. The Room was spotless, the bed was to die for and the breakfast was fit for...More

Thank Paul L
Reviewed 14 August 2018 via mobile

This was just a perfect nights stay on the water. It was quirky, comfy, homely and a pleasure to stay on. Breakfast cooked to order in the “galley” whilst you chat to the chef & owner Stuart. Photos say it all for me.

Thank Lesley C
Reviewed 12 August 2018 via mobile

If you are looking for a getaway that is a quirky alternative you can do no better than Stuart’s barge and outstanding hospitality. Excellent and attentive made this a very special stay. Ely market was fab.

Thank ALAN W
Reviewed 11 August 2018

From the moment we received a text politely enquiring about our time of arrival until the time we left two days later, we were impressed. The Waternimf is not only luxurious but shows thoughtful design and very clever use of space. The bed, with its...More

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Description
Five bedroom hotel on a Dutch barge comprising of double cabins with ensuite bathrooms. ...More Less
Hotel class
Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Bar/Lounge
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Non-Smoking Hotel
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
Number of rooms
5
Price range
US$114 - US$178 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Hotel Barge Waternimf Ely, Cambridgeshire
Location
United Kingdom > England > Cambridgeshire > Ely
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
Number of rooms
5
Price range
US$114 - US$178 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Hotel Barge Waternimf Ely, Cambridgeshire
Location
United Kingdom > England > Cambridgeshire > Ely
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Traveller (26)
Dining (5)
Room & Suite (4)
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El51
18 April 2018|
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Response from StuartF1338 | Property representative |
Hello, we would allocate you a bow cabin,they have opening skylights, so can be made much cooler I'd needs be. And yes we would provide a small fan if the weather was unseasonably warm. With kind regards Stuart
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kellieloe
22 October 2017|
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Response from petermccabe1968 | Reviewed this property |
Definitely. Very private with sound proof rooms. Quaint place will definitely stay again.
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"all rooms are fantastic but for a real romantic touch opt for the stern room with the bath in the bedroom."
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"The stern cabin has a sit bath, other rooms have showers"
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"Cabin with the bath has the least space. All cabins are compact but well equipped."
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"Ask for riverside cabin - nicer views thro' portholes."
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