We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

“perfect”

Best prices for -
Check In dd/mm/yyyy Check Out dd/mm/yyyy
Prices are for 1 room, 2 adults
Show Prices
Compare best prices from top travel sites
and 7 more sites!
The Gables Guest House
Certificate of Excellence
ballycarry
2 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
“perfect”
Reviewed 9 September 2013

stayed for 4days the accomodation was immaculate and food excellent. Owners very welcoming and friendly.hope to stay again on next trip to Lincoln. Whilst there met Tyson who is a 3 legged cat,he is very friendly and cute.

  • Stayed September 2013, travelled with family
    • Value
    • Location
    • Sleep Quality
    • Rooms
    • Cleanliness
    • Service
Helpful?
Thank lovecamping0
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Write a Review

261 reviews from our community

Traveller rating
    213
    36
    7
    2
    3
See reviews for
35
141
20
43
Rating summary
  • Location
  • Sleep Quality
  • Rooms
  • Service
  • Value
  • Cleanliness
Traveller tips help you choose the right room.   Room tips (50)
Date | Rating
  • English first
  • Spanish first
  • Any
English first
Level Contributor
5 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 September 2013 via mobile

Very homely and comfortable. Spotlessly clean. A great deal of thought and effort has gone into this excellent guesthouse. We stayed there for our daughter's Graduation from Lincoln University and the owner arranged for our early check in to enable us to get ready to attend the ceremony in plenty of time. Brilliant breakfast including lovely homemade and yoghurt. Excellent value for money. A great deal better than 4/5 star hotels we have stayed in. The cat in residence is wonderful.

  • Stayed September 2013
    • Value
    • Location
    • Rooms
    • Cleanliness
    • Service
Helpful?
Thank toniatc
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
2 reviews
Reviewed 5 September 2013 via mobile

We stayed here overnight for my graduation. I found the place after being told be several places they could not accomodate us. We had a double room, a twin and a single, all were excellent.

The manager was lovely and informative the rooms exceptional, clean and with comfy beds. Although it was very warm the large windows helped us keep cool at night.

Excellent breakfast with a good variety and specials.

Great value for money, cheaper and a lot nicer than some of the other places we looked at in the city.

Thank you for a lovely stay.

  • Stayed September 2013
    • Value
    • Location
    • Rooms
    • Cleanliness
    • Service
Helpful?
Thank H2910
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Tibshelf, England, United Kingdom
2 reviews
Reviewed 1 September 2013

we have just stayed 2 nights at the gables. I would recommend the beautifully furnished and extremely spacious first floor apartment they offer, Everything you need is there and it's comfortable and great for coming and going as you please without disturbing other guests. You have a small home from home with its own kitchen too. There is even a spare second bedroom if needed. the bedroom and large bathroom are down a long corridor away from the main living area. It really is a great size flat.
The couple who run the guest house are very friendly and welcoming. The breakfast offers a great selection and well worth getting up early for. That was the only down side as it was between 7 and 8.45 am, We would have liked a lie in and a later breakfast, but we understand the owners have a life too.
The house is on a busy main road, but the apartment is at the back and so you don't really hear anything, especially with windows shut.
The owners came in and tidied around, replaced the loo roll while we were out. Glad we hadn't left anything too personal lying around..lol.
There are plenty of places to eat nearby, walking and driving distance. The town centre is easily accessible too, and there are plenty of shops and retail parks to go around.

Room Tip: choose the first floor apartment. much bigger than ground floor. Away from main house, Quieter.
See more room tips
  • Stayed August 2013, travelled as a couple
    • Value
    • Location
    • Sleep Quality
    • Rooms
    • Cleanliness
    • Service
Helpful?
Thank Nessyfaz
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Leicester UK
Level Contributor
56 reviews
21 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 40 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 August 2013

Rooms are brilliant - spotlessly clean, beautifully furnished with little extra touches you would normally only expect to find in a 4/5 star hotel. The only slight drawback is it is situated on a busy (and noisy) main road - but they even supply free soft earplugs!!

Best poached eggs for breakfast I've ever had.

Very friendly and hospitable owners - not to mention Tyson, the resident cat!

  • Stayed August 2013, travelled solo
    • Value
    • Location
    • Sleep Quality
    • Rooms
    • Cleanliness
    • Service
Helpful?
Thank choosybrit
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Manchester, United Kingdom
Level Contributor
27 reviews
14 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 August 2013

Just returned following a two night stay at the Gables Guest House, what a lovely place to stay. Just outside Lincoln town centre but within easy reach by car and the taxi fare was quite reasonable for a night out in town.
The rooms were nice, clean and comfortable, the only drawback for us was the noise from the main road in front of the premises. With the windows open for some ventilation the road noise disturbed us all night on the first night, even with the earplugs provided by the owners! The second night was better with the windows closed if not a bit warm.
Breakfast was very good, tasty and plenty of choice.
We booked this based on Tripadvisor and would probably stay again if we were to visit the area again.

  • Stayed August 2013, travelled as a couple
    • Value
    • Location
    • Sleep Quality
    • Rooms
    • Cleanliness
    • Service
Helpful?
Thank Glyn A
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Birmingham, England
Level Contributor
108 reviews
29 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 79 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 August 2013

This delightful B&B is an excellent base for exploring Lincoln and Lincolnshire . Rooms are spacious, with plenty of storage. The beds are very comfortable and the bathroom facilities very efficient.
Great choice of breakfast items, I can recommend the poached eggs with Parma ham and hollandaise sauce, and my husband was delighted with his kippers and poached egg.
There is plenty of parking outside the hotel but mind the cat.
Not the greatest choice of places to eat in the immediate vicinity but I can recommend The Ocean Cantonese restaurant which is only 5 minutes away.

Room Tip: Lots of stairs up to Room 6.
See more room tips
  • Stayed August 2013, travelled as a couple
    • Value
    • Location
    • Sleep Quality
    • Rooms
    • Cleanliness
    • Service
Helpful?
Thank LadySugarfoot
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Hotels you might also like...
Also consider these accommodations in or near North Hykeham
0.6 mi away
Best Western Plus Bentley Hotel & Spa
1.4 mi away
Ibis Lincoln
Ibis Lincoln
#1 of 2 in North Hykeham
705 reviews
4.3 mi away
DoubleTree by Hilton Lincoln
Show Prices
Show Prices
Show Prices
4.8 mi away
The White Hart
The White Hart
#10 of 14 in Lincoln
484 reviews
4.0 mi away
Holiday Inn Express Lincoln City Centre
4.8 mi away
The Castle Hotel
The Castle Hotel
#6 of 14 in Lincoln
819 reviews
Show Prices
Show Prices
Show Prices

Been to The Gables Guest House? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Additional Information about The Gables Guest House

Property: The Gables Guest House
Address: 546 Newark Road, North Hykeham, Lincoln LN6 9NG, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Lincolnshire > Lincoln > North Hykeham
Amenities:
Free Parking
Hotel Style:
Ranked #3 of 3 B&Bs / Inns in North Hykeham
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): £
Hotel Class:4 star — The Gables Guest House 4*
Number of rooms: 6
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
A warm welcome is ensured at The Gables. Enjoy a leisurely breakfast at individual tables in our breakfast room. Single, double and twin rooms are available, all with en-suite shower facilities. Wireless internet in all rooms. Ample off-road parking. ... more   less 
Reservation Options:
TripAdvisor is proud to partner with Booking.com, Hotels.com, Ebookers, Odigeo, Expedia, Priceline and Hotel.de so you can book your The Gables Guest House reservations with confidence. We help millions of travellers each month to find the perfect hotel for both holiday and business trips, always with the best discounts and special offers.
Also Known As:
The Gables Guest House Lincoln/North Hykeham

Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?

Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.

Claim Your Listing