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The Railway Sleeper Lodge

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AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Free Parking
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Pets Allowed
Breakfast included
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2 Star Hotel
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Reviewed 5 February 2017 via mobile

I stayed at the lodge in Mile End road following a recommendation. It was great as it was in the same road as my son whom I was visiting . I stayed there with my granddaughter . The room was basic but very clean. Beds...More

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Response from Kim D, Owner at The Railway Sleeper LodgeResponded 7 February 2017

Thank you for taking the time to provide such informative feedback and we are pleased that we were able to meet your requirements and more and look forward to you staying with us again in the future regards kim

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Reviewed 29 October 2016 via mobile

Very good reasonably price very clean and tidy everything you need is there would definitely go there again well done Close to centre and easy enough to find Quite a steep climb up stairs to first floor so would request lower level if required Great...More

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Response from Kim D, Owner at The Railway Sleeper LodgeResponded 30 October 2016

Thank you for your feedback which is greatly appreciated and we are pleased to hear you and your dog had a pleasant stay. We look forward to being able to accommodate you again some time in the future.

Reviewed 23 October 2016 via mobile

We stayed here on a short visit to family we have a small dog and this limited our options, this said it still represent excellent value we paid £79 on a Saturday night , almost every other hotel of comparable TripAdvisor rating was £108-£160, most...More

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Response from Kim D, Owner at The Railway Sleeper LodgeResponded 24 October 2016

Thank you very much for your detailed and informative review. We are really pleased that you rated us so well for value for money and cleanliness as these are two areas of our business we pride ourselves on. With regards to a review you have...More

Reviewed 19 September 2016 via mobile

Okay place to stay. Fairly reasonably priced. The place had been tidied but we were unsure if it had been cleaned. Stains on the pillows and bed covers etc... A basic place to stay, it was missing a few things, such as a toilet brush.More

Thank Tom S
Response from Kim D, Owner at The Railway Sleeper LodgeResponded 19 September 2016

Tom thank you for your review and we were both surprised and disappointed to read your comments about cleanliness particularly as this is not only an area we pride ourselves in but is where we score consistently highly on in reviews. The toilet brush missing...More

Reviewed 17 September 2016 via mobile

The lodge is an unmanned hotel which is all booked online. You receive instructions of how to get in, very clean, easy to find door key, free parking, absolute bargain for Colchester for an over night stop.More

Thank nicyooyak
Response from Kim D, Owner at The Railway Sleeper LodgeResponded 18 September 2016

We really appreciate you taking the time to share your experience of staying with us on Trip Advisor. Whilst we promote ourselves as being self check in and self service, our housekeeper in on the premises at all times but because it is in an...More

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Response from Kim L | Property representative |
Thank you for your enquiry. We have limited parking for standard size vehicles. For more information please visit the FAQ page on our website.
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Thank you for your enquiry. We have limited parking for standard size vehicles. For more information please visit the FAQ page of our website.
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"If you have an aversion to stairs, request a downstairs room, the stairs are steep"
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"Rooms at the back are probably quieter."
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"Take a bowl and cutlery if you plan on ising the microwave for a snack not breakfast."
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"Back of the hotel would be better"
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