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London, United Kingdom
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257 reviews
37 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 93 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 October 2016

Very disappointing - the hotel seems stuck in a time warp - I know that parts of it are actually a very old building with examples of wattle and daub walls. But the extension they have added for more rooms is extremely dated, the furniture and bedding are dated. The pillows are foam and therefore they make you hot and... More 

Thank HongKong77
Mazamet, France
1 review
Reviewed 18 October 2016

I must confess to having low expectations, as reviews to date have ben patchy. My experience was of a comfortable, clean room, with all amenities present and working. My evening meal was outstanding: alongside the expected staples are wonders of Indian cuisine. Contrary to other reviews I found the service attentive, informative and friendly.. I had a comfortable, if brief... More 

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Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 27 September 2016

I spent 1 night staying in this hotel. Unfortunately was next to the junction box for the hotel which made a very loud buzzing noise all night. The hotel staff were unable to move me and so I was not able to sleep at all. The staff were very helpful but as the hotel was fully booked there was not... More 

Thank Matt L

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Stevenage, United Kingdom
1 review
Reviewed 25 September 2016

The hotel is amazing and the service is excellent. The staff are all friendly and always ready to help. Rooms are nice and bed is comfy. The Indian Restaurant is absolutely superb serving really tasty and authentic Indian meal. Good Job Roebuck Inn keep it up! =)

Thank checee
Whitefield, United Kingdom
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28 reviews
7 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 September 2016 via mobile

I chose to stay here despite the reviews as I'm originally from Stevenage and I have good memories of drink in the Roebuck Inn when it was a pub. I do however have to agree with the many other reviews of the hotel that are not complimentary. Although our room was large and comfortable the hotel itself is rather dated... More 

Thank NumberTwoSon
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5 reviews
4 hotel reviews
Reviewed 28 August 2016 via mobile

This hotel is in dire need of updating and could be amazing with a little TLC. The rooms are tired and musty smelling. The bedroom was clean however was put off by the dodgy cheap loo seat and mouldy shower curtain in the bathroom. The staff were friendly and helpful however the food left a little to be desired. On... More 

Thank Tracey P
Greater London, United Kingdom
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12 reviews
6 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 August 2016

My friend actually had a heart attack at this hotel! Probably because, the food is off and mouldy, the smell is awful and the rooms are terrible! Bath is grey and full of hair, beds are like rocks and the TV is awful. Staff are lazy and do nothing at all for you. Also the location is terrible, right by... More 

Thank 13virgo
2 reviews
Reviewed 11 July 2016

I have stayed here for about 6 weeks in total over the last 7 months or so. The hotel de-franchised this year and is no longer trading as a Best Western. It is Indian-owned - hence the on-site Indian restaurant. The staff are extremely friendly and helpful - almost overbearing. It's impossible to sneak in/out without them greeting you. I... More 

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Birmingham, United Kingdom
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4 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 9 June 2016

I am staying here for the 3rd time and I think the hotel is not Best Western anymore. But glad that nothing has changed. Comfortable and spacious room with amazing food. Will come back. Not sure why people negative reviews about this place, certainly they need to look for some other place. Free Parking, Free Wi-Fi . Come On

Thank lovely l
Cork, Ireland
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6 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 May 2016

Stayed here recently with my wife and infant son. The hotel is quite old and could definitely do with an upgrade. The room we stayed in was dated but functional. Still found it to be overpriced £85 for a double and sofa bed for one night on a room only basis. Got an ibis the following night for £59 in... More 

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Additional Information about The Roebuck Inn

Address: Broadwater London Road, Stevenage SG2 8DS, England (Formerly BEST WESTERN Roebuck Inn)
Region: United Kingdom > England > Hertfordshire > Stevenage
Price Range: £63 - £89 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — The Roebuck Inn 3*
Number of rooms: 26
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“We were in 229 with a notice in the room advising us to close the windows making the room extremely hot at night and difficult to sleep in.”
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“Best Place to Stay in Stevenage”
 of 5 bubbles checee, 25 Sep 2016 | Read review
“From memory, 126 was the best room I was placed in.”
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