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Huddersfield
Reviewed 1 week ago

Stayed for 2 nights. Cathedral house is in a brilliant location - walking distance to restaurants and train stations. Bedroom is comfortable, clean and quiet. Breakfast was perfect. Would definitely stay here again

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coralthecat, Owner at Cathedral House, responded to this review

Thank very much for your great review. It's always a boost to know the guests are pleased and even better when they wish to return.

Reviewed 22 February 2017 via mobile

This bed and breakfast is unique. An 1850's house that has been maintained very well. It has the spirit and the looks of back then, however with 21stt century amenities wifi , tv, etc self catered or with breakfast which is really good. The best thing, Jenny and Robin who make you feel like home. Grrrreat. 10/10

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coralthecat, Owner at Cathedral House, responded to this review

So pleased you enjoyed your stay and liked our style of accommodation. Many thanks for your favourable comments.

Littlehampton, United Kingdom
Reviewed 14 February 2017

We stayed three nights in the Coach House, it was very interesting, cosy warm and we loved it. Our only issue was the baths were tiny and the the hand held shower has to be kept low down, also the strapping men we were with had to kneel in the bath to wash.. not ideal.

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coralthecat, Owner at Cathedral House, responded to this review

Thank you for your review of our self-catering Coach House. We enjoyed having your jolly group to stay and so we are very sorry the hand-held shower on the bath mixer taps proved a problem. We do describe the 3 en suite bath rooms in great detail, on our w/site, because they are small and only have mixer taps. Please...

Ashford, United Kingdom
Reviewed 13 December 2016 via mobile

A beautiful house in excellent location - Cathedral House is elegant and interesting. We were made very welcome and had a lovely traditional room in-keeping with a period property . Great deep bath with lots of hot water and every little extra thought of in the bed and bathroom. Breakfast was delicious, a really good fresh fruit salad, juice and...

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coralthecat, Owner at Cathedral House, responded to this review

Your enthusiastic and complimentary comments are much appreciated. So pleased you had such an enjoyable stay. Our best wishes for Christmas and the New Year.

Warwick, United Kingdom
Reviewed 22 August 2016

The Cathedral House is perfect for visiting Ely Cathedral, the Stained Glass Museum and the Cromwell House. The B&B rooms are really suites delightfully furnished in the Georgian period, as are all the other rooms and stairs, to match the house and full breakfasts are taken with other guests round a large table leading to convivial conversations. Jenny and Robin...

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coralthecat, Owner at Cathedral House, responded to this review

It was good of you to take the time and give us such a generous review. We are pleased the alternative accommodation we offered worked out well. Delighted too you enjoyed the conversation and company at breakfast. Thank you very much for being such considerate and charming guests. We hope we may see you again.

Llantwit Major, United Kingdom
Reviewed 28 June 2016 via mobile

We have just returned from a four night stay at Cathedral House, and were absolutely delighted with our visit. On arriving in Ely, we did not find Cathedral House the first time we drove down St Mary's Street, but once we spotted the flower shop on the left, and saw the parking on the right, we chanced it, and parked....

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Ripon, United Kingdom
Reviewed 19 June 2016

We rented the Coach House for a week whilst staying in the area and what a little gem. It was like stepping back in time, there were so many unique features that dated back to the original building. This made for a very interesting as well as a comfortable stay here, the bedrooms were a delight. Robin and Jenny were...

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Nottingham, United Kingdom
Reviewed 26 May 2016

We booked a very spacious room at Jenny and Robin's b and b so we could have a look around Ely. Everything was as one would hope for and we had an excellent stay. The house is a grade 2 listed building and there are many interesting artefacts around the house. We liked this. Jenny and Robin are good hosts...

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coralthecat, Owner at Cathedral House, responded to this review

We greatly appreciated your generous review. So pleased you enjoyed your stay.

Wimborne, United Kingdom
Reviewed 19 May 2016

This is a delightful B and B run by a retired couple. The room was very comfortable and clean with plenty of hot water. The cooked breakfast was delicious and as was the fruit salad. Cathedral House is very centrally situated within a very short distance walk to the High Street and the magnificent Cathedral. My only very slight criticism...

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coralthecat, Owner at Cathedral House, responded to this review

Many thanks for taking the trouble to give us a review - much appreciated. So sorry you found it rather warm. There are adjustable valves on the radiators. It is one of the problems with our country's erratic climate ie: today it is 8c and tomorrow the forecast is 20c!!!

Ontario, Canada
Reviewed 14 May 2016

A beautiful listed house close to the Cathedral with lovely rooms. Robin and Jenny gave me a warm welcome and showed me to such a pleasantly decorated, light filled room. Breakfast was delicious and served in a cosy, antique filled breakfast room. My hosts were very knowledgeable and helpful and I couldn't have asked for a better first stay on...

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coralthecat, Owner at Cathedral House, responded to this review

Many thanks for your generous review. So pleased we made your first stay in the UK so enjoyable. We hope the rest of your visit was as pleasant.

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Traditional English bed & breakfast in historic house two minutes from Ely's medieval cathedral.One luxury suite and a twin en suite decorated with an eclectic mix of furnishings. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Cathedral House

Address: 17 St. Marys Street, Ely CB7 4ER, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Cambridgeshire > Ely
Price Range: RM139 - RM194 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 2
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“I thought that all the rooms were perfectly appointed. The only choice would be the preference of a double or twin bedded room.”
 of 5 bubbles xerxest2015, 19 May 2016 | Read review
“Twin room overlooked quiet side garden.”
 of 5 bubbles H8956MEcarolh, 12 Apr 2016 | Read review
“The Oriel room has a small sitting room - nice for your preprandial glass of wine!”
 of 5 bubbles B8932ILpeters, 17 Feb 2016 | Read review
“all seemed adequate and most are very comfortable”
 of 5 bubbles M9543ZPbarrym, 19 Jan 2016 | Read review
“The Oriel suite has a little sitting room with a charming bay window.”
 of 5 bubbles MarionA342, 17 Jan 2016 | Read review
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