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“Good 'budget' hotel.”

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Campanile Hotel Leicester
Ranked #24 of 41 Hotels in Leicester
Reviewed 3 August 2013

I stayed here with work for a few days and its a good budget hotel. The rooms are clean, with all the usual expected features. It also (somewhat surprisingly for a hotel in its price range) had a decent shower, that was powerful and had a fully functioning temperature control.
The staff mostly friendly. The young lady who was on the bar in the evenings was very friendly and always smiling. Which makes a real difference.
The food is ok, but nothing special. And I did find my breakfast to be a bit 'greasy'.
We didn't really explore the local area but it didn't look like there was a lot nearby (resteraunts, pubs etc) but I may be wrong on that.
Other than that it was a perfectly good budget hotel.

Stayed: August 2013, travelled on business
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Steve P, General Manager at Campanile Hotel Leicester, responded to this reviewResponded 9 August 2013

Thank you for taking the time to post your recent review. I was delighted to read that you considered us to be a "Good Budget Hotel"

I was particulary pleased to also read that you found Alex to be friendly and I will pass on your thanks to her.

With regards to your comment on our proximity to bars and restaurants, we are infact just a 10 minute walk from the city centre so when next visiting we would be happy to provide directions to this area fro you.

We hope to welcome you back soon.

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Steve Powell

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Reviewed 31 July 2013

We recently stayed at the hotel campanile and had a pleasant stay, we were there for 2 nights and we found the all you can eat buffet breakfast very good with lovely fresh bread and selection of meats. the rooms are small but plenty big enough for a few nights, we had a rear facing room which was very quiet, The hotel is within walking distance of the town which is a good town for shopping and a few museum's. The hotel offers free car parking which is a bonus as being so close to town you don't need to move your car.
The staff were lovely and so helpful the hotel only has a small bar but you get free WiFi at the hotel.

  • Stayed: June 2013, travelled as a couple
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Steve P, Manager at Campanile Hotel Leicester, responded to this reviewResponded 9 August 2013

Thank you for taking the time to post your recent review.

I was pleased to read that you found our Continental buffet breakfast very good, that you consider our hotel to be of good value and within walking distance to the city centre.

We hope to welcome you back soon.

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Michelle Weir

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Reviewed 29 July 2013

I have stayed at the Campanile several times as it is very conveniently within walking distance to the centre and the Golden Mile (15 mins each way).
The hotel is clean, rooms are decent size and also clean and they offer free wifi and free parking which is a bonus. Only complaint would be the rooms and corridors are very warm especially in summer.

Room Tip: Choose a room overlooking the car park, it is much quieter on this side.
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  • Stayed: July 2013, travelled as a couple
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Steve P, Manager at Campanile Hotel Leicester, responded to this reviewResponded 9 August 2013

Thank you for taking the time to post your recent review.

I was pleased to read you find Campanile leicester to be of good quality and located in a convienent distance to the city centre and golden mile.

If you are to stay with us again in the future we do have a number of fans available at reception which we would be happy to provide you with.

We hope to welcome you back soon.

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Michelle Weir

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Reviewed 25 July 2013

We booked early and Staff communication was excellent prior to our stay. Reception staff could not have been more friendly and helpful and the room was very clean, beds comfy and shower excellent.Perfect after a long haul flight.With 12md check out and free Wii Fi this has to be one of the best value hotels Ive ever stayed in.I would definately come back.

Room Tip: Request back room near carpark
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  • Stayed: July 2013, travelled as a couple
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Steve P, Manager at Campanile Hotel Leicester, responded to this reviewResponded 9 August 2013

Thank you for taking the time to post your recent review.

I am delighted to see that you have given us a five star rating.

Also i was very pleased to read that you consider us to be one of the best value hotels you have ever stayed in. I shall pass on your comments to the team with regards to our friendly reception staff.

We hope to welcome you back again in the near future.

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Michelle Weir

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Reviewed 8 July 2013

Stayed here 1 night and booked well in advance so took advantage of the breakfast offer for £35. I found this to be great value as we also got free parking and free wifi which other budgets in and around Leicester charge you for. While the room was quite hot, the reception team kindly let us have a desk fan to borrow. My only trouble was the availability of one power outlet in the room (the other used by the tv) so if you are sharing with 2 others trying to charge phones, use straighteners etc it may become an issue. As for the the condition of the room this was clean albeit small but perfect for a night. We found the quality of breakfast great and a reasonable selection of items.

Room Tip: Lower rooms may be less hot
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  • Stayed: July 2013, travelled as a couple
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Steve P, General Manager at Campanile Hotel Leicester, responded to this reviewResponded 30 December 2013

Thank you for taking the time to post your recent review.
I was delighted to read that you enjoyed your stay with us.

I hope that when next in Leicester you will be able to visit us again.

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Steve Powell

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Reviewed 7 July 2013

Clean hotel, friendly staff. Room small but comfortable and adequate. Breakfast expensive and cooked breakfast wasn't fantastic, buffet was alright though. Located by a dual carriageway, but had side facing room so with window closed no noise.

  • Stayed: July 2013, travelled with friends
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Steve P, General Manager at Campanile Hotel Leicester, responded to this reviewResponded 30 December 2013

Thank you for taking the time to post your recent review.
I was delighted to read that you enjoyed your stay with us.

I hope that when next in Leicester you will be able to visit us again.

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Steve Powell

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Reviewed 7 July 2013

Had a good one night stay here.
Comfortable bed.
Clean room.
Nice breakfast.
Reasonably priced.
Friendly daytime staff.

The only problem we found was the lack of flexibility by the night staff in not opening the bar at 11pm on a Saturday night after a group of 11 of us had been out for a meal. In the end we went to a friendly local bar where we stayed until 2am.

Stayed: July 2013, travelled with friends
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Steve P, General Manager at Campanile Hotel Leicester, responded to this reviewResponded 30 December 2013

Thank you for taking the time to post your recent review.
I was delighted to read that you enjoyed your stay with us.

I hope that when next in Leicester you will be able to visit us again.

Kind Regards

Steve Powell

General Manager

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Additional Information about Campanile Hotel Leicester

Address: St Matthews Way | Bedford Street North, Leicester LE1 3JE, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Leicestershire > Leicester
Amenities:
Bar / Lounge Business Centre with Internet Access Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly ) Restaurant Room Service Wheelchair access
Hotel Style:
Ranked #24 of 41 Hotels in Leicester
Price Range: £40 - £88 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Campanile Hotel Leicester 3*
Number of rooms: 93
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