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The Old School B&B

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Quality accommodation in former village school in quiet village west of Ely, Cambridgeshire, England. All rooms on ground floor level. Double en-suite/ twin with private bathroom, single occupancy available. Continental breakfasts or full English cooked breakfast served, with choice of quality ingredients. Afternoon tea served in residents' lounge. Strictly no-smoking establishment. Car parking in former school yard. Dogs very welcome, other pets by arrangement. Wir sprechen Deutsch. Nous parlons Francais ici.
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Property amenities
Free Parking
Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Breakfast included
Business Centre with Internet Access
Multilingual Staff
Self-Serve Laundry
Non-Smoking Hotel
Room features
Non-Smoking Rooms
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HOTEL STYLE
Quaint
HOTEL CLASS
Location
Full view
Getting there
Cambridge Airport15 mi
Stansted Airport37 mi
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Reviews (40)
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LanguageEnglish
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All reviews plenty of hanging space few minutes drive friendly welcome doris suite fens
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Reviewed 10 July 2018

Doris is very welcoming and accommodating, and rather chatty. The bedrooms were sparse and clean on the surface - but don't look at things like the skirting board.... The bathroom is fairly large, and clean-ish, but there are lots of half used toiletries around. Towels...More

Thank Jane H
Reviewed 30 June 2018

The accommodation is not the part shown in the photograph, it was a shock to see rubbish lying around near the entrance. The room was dark, dismal and uninviting looking out on to a small untidy garden. The website suggests this "is set in an...More

Thank MWhite880
Reviewed 19 March 2018

Just back from 3 nights at The Old School and it was very enjoyable. We had Room 1, it was quite spacious, plenty of hanging space and drawers and a nice firm bed. There was plenty of room for our dog's crate also and a...More

Thank Christie274927
Reviewed 10 March 2018

This excellent B and B does not pretend to be a 4 star hotel or something that it is not. It is a very traditional establishment that offers a very warm and friendly welcome, a very comfortable room with a great breakfast all at a...More

Thank Neil576
Reviewed 11 December 2017

Quirky B&B and I wouldn't have wanted it any other way.. Lady who owns it is very nice and accomadating . You are made to feel at home and its comfortable and clean . I would stay there again without hesitation. Does a good breakfast...More

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Kate M
20 February 2017|
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Response from lisa f | Reviewed this property |
I'm sure if you ask the land lady Doris when you book with her she will make sure you can dry your clothes. Doris is very friendly and helpful so she will help you.
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auntpoet
1 December 2015|
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Response from TheOldSchoolBB | Property representative |
Dear Mrs Krum, thank you for your enquiry. All our bedrooms are on ground floor. The double en-suite has a shower, but unfortunately no grab rails. Can I suggest you have a look at our Website, where you can download an... More
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"Room 1 has its own en-suiye"
Christie274927
19 Mar 2018
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"Room 1 was very quiet for a perfect nights sleep"
Neil576
10 Mar 2018
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"Very peacful"
pault502017
24 Oct 2017
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"Every room is quiet, as the B&B is set in a village with little traffic and no commerce."
RobinsonFamCT
14 Mar 2017
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PRICE RANGE
US$87 - US$107 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
LOCATION
United KingdomEnglandCoveney
NUMBER OF ROOMS
3
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