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Romford, England, United Kingdom
Reviewed 18 October 2016

Positives: 1) The room was a decent size and the bed was comfortable 2) Most of the staff were friendly 3) There was a heater Negatives: 1) 2 of the 5 plug sockets weren't working 2) The food wasn't very nice. The 'bacon' was definitely not bacon, it tasted like turkey. 3) The wifi, which was very important for me,...

1Thank Ricky F
Ilford, United Kingdom
Reviewed 9 October 2016 via mobile

I urge people not to stay here! Disgusting & filthy rooms, so much noise outside as well, you barely get a wink of sleep. Definitely in need of a renovation! Never going here again even if it was free!

Thank drhshaiqjddowjsbs
Reviewed 25 September 2016

I had a business meeting the following morning in Brentwood so location wise this was ok. However, the hotel itself had grubby carpets reminiscent of small town 70's discotheques. Sharing of a wash room didn't bother me too much as I was only there for 11 hours in total. My partner booked through an online company for me and paid....

1Thank zackkery
Reviewed 24 September 2016 via mobile

I have never on my entire life come across such a gross place!!! I didn't want to touch anything as it repulsed me so much.. The hotel is definitely not as described or as the pictures on booking.com!! When we arrived last night there was a group standing outside smoking canabis this already put me off. The hotel is VERY...

Thank Patlar82
Reviewed 18 September 2016

Booked to stay here for two nights. Got a phone call on my day of arrival to ask what time I would be there. When I arrived, they told me that there had been a problem and I was to be transferred to another hotel - not something they'd mentioned on the phone. So I was transferred to a hotel...

Thank BruceAJM
Great Yarmouth, United Kingdom
Reviewed 28 August 2016 via mobile

Please read this and take my advice, you'd be stupid to book here, don't put yourself through what I have..... Firstly I booked this hotel through booking.com, the dates I chose online weren't the dates the hotel had, I booked to stay here for 1 night in August, and they had me down to stay for 1 night in November....

Thank EssexLad1990
Reviewed 4 August 2016 via mobile

Well i stayed here for one night. I was a bit reluctant because it was very cheap and i thought that the rooms would be compromised. However, i was quite surprised that the rooms were good size, cosy and clean. They provided toiletries and tea/coffee facilities. I would definitely recommend this hotel. Any other hotel would be double the price...

1Thank Zohaib A
Bothell, Washington
Reviewed 26 July 2016

I read a lot of reviews before booking a week at this hotel. Yes, it is a little outdated, but it was fine. The beds were fine. The room was a little small, but it worked. the breakfast was good. The best thing about our stay was the service. The food service and the staff were fantastic. I personally watched...

Thank rbeise
Ios, Greece
Reviewed 14 July 2016 via mobile

Sadly this is where my kids had to spend there first night in London . Loud noisy guest . Not the cleanest rooms . Room smelled moldy dusky ..... The reception girl was great and helpful ... I d stay here again but only if I was somewhat desperate and only for 1 night .

1Thank David W
Greater London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 11 July 2016 via mobile

Friendly staff, cheap triple room! Clean, thanks for the stay. Would recommend, convenient to town centre. Loads of shops near by! Room came with breakfast, tv. The duvet covers where annoying they go all over the place but other then that it was great. A few toiletries given which was good

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included

Additional Information about Cranbrook Hotel

Address: 22-24 Coventry Road, Ilford IG1 4QR, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Greater London > Ilford
Price Range: £34 - £68 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Cranbrook Hotel 2.5*
Number of rooms: 52
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“Holiday inn Brentwood”
 of 5 bubbles zackkery, 25 Sep 2016 | Read review
“try to get a first floor room if you have anyone in your party with issues with stairs. There is no lift.”
 of 5 bubbles rbeise, 26 Jul 2016 | Read review
“Room 37 is small and dingy. Room 38 was good but right on the road - you won't sleep.”
  • Room 37 broken light fittings
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 of 5 bubbles Stephens_reviews, 7 Jul 2016 | Read review
“Check the bathroom for a mirror over the sink”
  • TV pointing the wrong way cannot be adjusted
  • The Room
  • Shower Water pressuer either very hot or cold
  • Bed no light switched near you need to get up to the door to turn the lights on and off
  • No mirror over the sink in the bathroom
 of 5 bubbles morhafa963, 4 May 2016 | Read review
“Try and get one of the annex rooms. Most have just been re-furbished”
 of 5 bubbles jonm71, 24 Nov 2015 | Read review
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