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Reviewed yesterday NEW

(+) Central location in Clifton area, quiet neighbourhood. Room large enough for 3 adults and a Border Collie. Variety of food at breakfast, a choice of cereals, fruits & cooked breakfasts. (-) Low water pressure in the shower. Would prefer if the breakfast was cooked when ordered, think most is prepared in advance and plated when required.

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Swansea
Reviewed 3 days ago NEWvia mobile

Little gem warm reception on arrival staff are just lovely cant fault them. Yes the rooms could do with an update but its clean and the bedding was fresh and clean. Breakfast was just as i like it not overladed well presented and not greasy .would i stay here again yes in a heart beat. It may not have some...

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Aviemore, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

we stayed here for a few nights as cheap. had everything we needed. comfy bed bath/shower teas n coffees tv and breakfast, was a bit old fashioned in the decor but staff all really nice and helpful on reception.

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Bristol, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Staff warm and polite . Bedlinen soft and white ..perfect , towels fluffy and white. Furniture in room was shabby and cheap . Scratches on formica nightable and wardrobe, gave the room a tacky feel . The bathroom was dire . Floor covered in blue non slip linoluem , the toilet seat was faded and appeared to be a different...

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Thank Ara395
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

I had a room in the basement. The room was nice, but the bathroom was cold. (There was a radiator in the bathroom but it wasn't nearly enough). The hot breakfast was very good, and included a vegetarian option.

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WashingtonManager, Front Office Manager at The Washington, responded to this review

Dear Ramji V, Thank you for taking your time leaving us a review. I am really sorry to hear you found the bathroom cold, we provide portable heaters to our guests if requested. I am glad to see you enjoyed our breakfast, we like to offer a wide choice for all of our guests likes. We look forward to see...

Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Outstandingly warm welcome at reception. A nice, clean and well stocked room, which even included our joke requested pictures of Chris Pratt in a heart made of towels. Will only be staying here again.

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WashingtonManager, Front Office Manager at The Washington, responded to this review

Dear Charley G, Thank you so much for your review! We go above and beyond to make our guests experience the best possible and we really enjoyed dealing with your request! We hope to see you again! Best regards, Patricia Assistant Manager

Toronto, Canada
Reviewed 1 week ago

When we reserved through booking.com we explicitly chose the option to pay in cash at the hotel. However, upon arrival, payment had already been taken from our visa card, though a free cancellation scheme was offered. They do not issue invoices unless asked for. And although we had informed the hotel of our time of arrival, around midnight, the room's...

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WashingtonManager, Front Office Manager at The Washington, responded to this review

Dear Roy S, I am very disappointed to read your review. As explained, booking.com clearly states parking is £6 overnight and Unlimited Wifi is £5. This was shown to you and you were invited to show us where it says otherwise. We would have been more than happy to refund you for this if there was a mistake, however none...

Plymouth, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago

On arrival, you may wonder why you have booked the Washington, but before you leave, you will have fallen in love with its quirky charm. While the rooms are a mixed bag of high-ceilinged grandeur and peeling sash windows, the staff are genuinely wonderful. The receptionists couldn't do enough to help when I realised I had left my laptop in...

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WashingtonManager, Front Office Manager at The Washington, responded to this review

Dear helenbowstead, Thank you for your lovely words. I was so happy to find out you got your laptop back! We take good pride of having a wonderful and efficient staff, they are a real asset to our company! I do agree The Washington has its own personality, we are situated in a listed building, however we are under ongoing...

Winchester, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Great breakfast. Welcoming cafetiere, hot chocolate, biscuits and fruit provided in the room on arrival. Bus stop to centre of town nearby. Parking available if needed though on first come first served basis. We found on street parking overnight- which was free- after 6 p.m.- until 9 a.m.- I believe.

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WashingtonManager, Front Office Manager at The Washington, responded to this review

Dear Patricia S, Thank you for taking your time leaving us a review! We are situated in a very convinient position, walking distance to the city centre and bus stops nearby. We hope to see you back at The Washington guest house soon. Best regards, Patricia Assistant Manager

Newcastle, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A very nice hotel well positioned great staff could not do enough for us coming back in june would not stay any where else good hearty breakfast lovely airy room we enjoyed our stay thank you once again

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WashingtonManager, Front Office Manager at The Washington, responded to this review

Dear harry s, Thank you very much for your kind words. I am very glad to see guests leaving our guest house that happy! Our team work very hard to make every one of our guests feel like they are staying at home away of their own home! Best regards and we will see you back in June! Patricia, Assistant...

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  • Breakfast included
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  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Breakfast included
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Washington offers City accommodation in the heart of Clifton. We combine both comfort and convenience with the most competitive of prices. An absolute must for those on a budget: quality accommodation and the highest standards of service. With a Full English or Continental breakfast, bowl of fruit, biscuits and complimentary tea and coffee included in the price of every room, the Washington really is the best value Guest House in Bristol.Whatever your reason for visiting, our friendly and efficient reception team is always on hand to make sure your stay is as enjoyable as possible. No matter how long you spend with us, whether it is one day or one month, the Washington's home-from-home atmosphere will perfectly harmonize with your time in the city. Guests at the Washington have a full range of restaurants, cafes and bars on their very doorstep, with Racks Bar & Kitchen and Cafe Clifton merely a few steps away, and the busy Whiteladies road nearby. Secure onsite parking is available for a small charge. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Washington

Address: 11 -15 St Paul's Road | Clifton, Bristol BS8 1LX, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Bristol
Price Range: RM260 - RM528 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — The Washington 3*
Number of rooms: 46
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