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Sheffield, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A birthday treat for me..booked the Lila Mae. OK..it was January...but really cosy and warm. Could see the Parkway and the tram..but no noise at all.... Owners had thought of everything likely to be needed...which was excellent. Had packed a picnic supper (from M&S!!). Plenty of crockery and glasswear... Bed was comfy....but to me...I found it claustrophobic...(thats just me!) Others...

1Thank ApricotSilk14
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Reviewed 2 October 2016 via mobile

Nearly never made it but so glad we did - such a beautiful boat in a stunning, quiet location and so close to city centre. Far better for us than hotel option (2 adults, 13 yr old and 10 yr old). Boat has 2 double beds (table converts to second double bed) and a single bunk - which was fab....

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Birmingham, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 September 2016

The boats are perfect with every detail provided for. The shower is good and the bed comfortable. There is a lovely bar close by with nice inexpensive food (in the Quay arches). It's lovely to sit out on a summers night.

1Thank Jade298
Hereford, United Kingdom
Reviewed 17 August 2016 via mobile

I booked this as a surprise present for my husbands birthday, and we were not disappointed. I was sent an email from the owner before arrival giving full directions and instructions of how to gain entry to the quay and where the keys would be located. Parking is right in front of the boat so you can see your vehicle...

2Thank Leanne S
Reviewed 19 July 2016 via mobile

Took my partner for her birthday as a treat from myself and her daughters. She had always wanted to stay on a 'Rosie and Jim" boat and she wasn't disappointed. We had a very relaxing unhurried stay we both wished we had booked for longer. The boat was spotless and the beds so comfortable. We are already looking forward to...

Thank Peter M
Thirsk, United Kingdom
Reviewed 17 May 2016

Stayed overnight on the Laila Mai as we were going to see Bryan Adams at the Arena. Excellent location for visiting the Arena (10 mins from Hyde Park tram station) and also the city centre which we explored during the day. We were most impressed with what Sheffield has to offer. Boat was lovely and cosy and lived up to...

Thank Adela S
Reviewed 26 April 2016 via mobile

We stayed on the boat for 1 night whilst visiting Sheffield dog stadium. The owner met us on arrival and was very helpful and welcoming. Parking was great. Right next to the boat. The accommodation was spotless. Very comfortable and had everything we needed. The bed was very comfortable, although small which was expected. Great location. Short walk to town...

Thank Karen L
Rotherham, United Kingdom
Reviewed 11 April 2016

I booked the Laila Mai for one night at late notice, as a surprise for my partner as we were going to a gig in Sheffield.Mark the owner was very helpful over the phone and booking in and picking up the keys was so easy and convenient. Also if you have the car, you can drive right onto the quayside...

2Thank andyh0use
Manchester, United Kingdom
Reviewed 31 March 2016

This trip was a surprise from my partner and what a lovely surprise it was. We stayed on Laila Mai and she didn't disappoint. The boat was very clean and the bed was so comfortable we had the best nights sleep. The location is peaceful yet so close to the city centre. There is a nice cafe a few yards...

2Thank AandAl2013
Manchester, United Kingdom
Reviewed 31 March 2016 via mobile

Stayed for one night at Victoria Quays on the houseboat Laila Mai and really enjoyed the experience, wished we could've stayed longer. Very comfortable,relaxing and a great quiet location for walking into Sheffield town centre. Although it is self catering we decided to eat out and just snack onboard. Had a lovely cooked breakfast at a local Quays cafe. We...

2Thank Alex1961H

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  • Free Parking
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Free Parking

Additional Information about House Boat Hotels Ltd

Address: Victoria Quays / Wharf Street, Sheffield S2 5SY, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Yorkshire > South Yorkshire > Sheffield
Price Range: RM521 - RM824 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — House Boat Hotels Ltd 3*
Number of rooms: 8
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“Choose which boat this is more than room , it's all the boat.”
 of 5 bubbles kathyj2014, 21 Feb 2016 | Read review
“Make use of the fridge and take your own milk for tea/coffee”
 of 5 bubbles E8195OLjanew, 3 Sep 2015 | Read review
“Check the hot water when you get there. And a good couple of cafés nearby for evening drinks and breakfast butties.”
 of 5 bubbles harpers_thewheel, 30 May 2015 | Read review
“Buy breakfast from the cafe, don't try to cook anything. Beds only good for small people.”
 of 5 bubbles JohnL538, 17 Apr 2015 | Read review
“We stayed on the Laila Mai which is right next to the lock and had lovely views across it. The other boat is possibly more protected from people walking by.”
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 of 5 bubbles Rebecca598, 1 Nov 2014 | Read review
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