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Marlborough, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This was a return visit for us having stayed here some 10 years ago - maybe even longer. We had the same room - a family room at the top of the hotel and I am not sure it had changed that much in the time. Having said this, the rooms although old fashioned are clean and tidy and the...

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Solihull, United Kingdom
Reviewed 11 December 2016 via mobile

Yes the Hotel could do with a refurbishment but what it lacks in terms of being tired decor wise it makes up for with its friendly and helpful staff. I've stayed in many 'corporate' hotels that could do with their staff learning a lesson or two from the Owner / Barman who both checked us in and was on duty...

Thank 93Rangie
Los Angeles, California
Reviewed 10 November 2016

I had tried to book a hotel in Ironbridge using several online sites and for some reason several of them tried to steer me towards hotels in Telford, which is six miles away. If you're looking to visit the eponymous bridge in Ironbridge there is no place closer than the Tontine Hotel. It sits facing the bridge dead-on. You cannot...

Thank M0stly_Business
Reviewed 8 November 2016 via mobile

I've been to the Tontine three times between September and October, on each occasion the person serving me appeared as if they couldn't be bothered to get off their bar stool and go to the other side of the bar to serve me. I have never had a full pint (it's always pulled too quickly) and on one occasion I...

1Thank Lee V
Birmingham, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 November 2016

I had the misfortune to stay at your establishment last night. As I approached the hotel I thought how charming it looked, one step inside destroyed all the hopes I had for a happy family break. It's filthy and a fire hazard on an epic scale. - For example: Rubbish mounded up at the bottom of the stairs causing a...

Thank ChrisLee1953
Exeter, United Kingdom
Reviewed 29 October 2016

We were expecting the pub to be crowded but it was completely empty when we went in Thought that it was closed. Fortunately we were served with good quality real ale. Didn't seem a particularly welcoming place. Very convenient for viewers of the bridge

Thank YorkiesinDevon
Callington, United Kingdom
Reviewed 28 October 2016

We went into this pub for a quick pint and found it totally empty, although the beer was fine the lack of atmosphere was noticeable, it did not feel very welcoming. Its in the perfect location in Ironbridge Gorge.

1Thank Owlincallington
Manchester, United Kingdom
Reviewed 22 October 2016 via mobile

Given 2* for location and our room was clean and spacious. For an old hotel didn't expect anything more. However everything else about the stay reminded us of The Villa Bella (only fools and horses 'jolly boys outing') Need I say more!

Thank michaela s
Wolverhampton, United Kingdom
Reviewed 14 October 2016 via mobile

Only stopped for a drink on a sunny Sunday lunchtime. It was very busy by the Ironbridge and The Tontine was in full flow. Waited very patiently to order and it eventually came to me. "Who's next?" "I'm next - can I have a black coffee and a pint of that?" Silence from the gentleman behind the bar (I use...

1Thank Chandella3
Nuneaton, England, United Kingdom
Reviewed 10 October 2016

I had 2 rooms booked at this hotel, when we arrived the appearance on the front was grimm, shabby looking window dressing, dead hanging baskets, chipped paint work and a very rowdy crowd sat outside, the kerb appeal was zero, we never went inside so cannot comment about the rooms, we moved on

Thank Irene P

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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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Additional Information about The Tontine Hotel

Address: The Square, Ironbridge, Ironbridge Gorge TF8 7AL, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Shropshire > Ironbridge Gorge > Ironbridge
Price Range: RM366 - RM379 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 8
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Nottingham, United Kingdom
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  • Can tickets for local attractions be purchased at the front desk?
  • Do you have to pay extra for a mini-fridge?
  • At what time does the pool open each day?

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“Free parking next door is an advantage if you arrive by car”
  • A double room facing the back was clean and quiet
 of 5 bubbles M0stly_Business, 10 Nov 2016 | Read review
“avoid at all costs!”
 of 5 bubbles ChrisLee1953, 3 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Go to anouther hotel”
 of 5 bubbles acornsview, 17 Sep 2016 | Read review
“ask for a room overlooking the bridge.”
 of 5 bubbles Darryl_Steventon, 12 Sep 2016 | Read review
“We where up the top looking over car park, but quite quiet.”
 of 5 bubbles kenbow40, 6 Sep 2016 | Read review
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