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Kidwelly, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We are a group of 16 ladies of a certain age,spending the weekend in Salisbury to visit the Christmas market. We walked to the hotel from the train station which took approximately 15 minutes. On arrival at the hotel we were greeted by extremely welcoming,helpful staff who allowed us to leave our luggage before checking in so that we could...

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I had the pleasure of traveling to Salisbury for a 3 day business trip. It was only a 15min walk from the train station, and I was warmly greeted at the Cathedral Hotel located in the heart of Salisbury. Although on first glance the decor looked slightly tired, the staff more than made up for it by engaging and making...

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OldSarumHotelsLtd, Reservations at The Cathedral Hotel, responded to this review

Good morning Adam W, Thank you very much for your kind review. We are pleased you had a pleasant experience during your stay and hope to see you again in the future. I will pass on your comments to Adam the GM and all of our staff. They appreciate guest feedback and we take it very seriously. With regards to...

Nottingham
Reviewed 26 October 2016 via mobile

Centrally located,Good position.No parking at hotel,free parking from 6pm till 8am and on Sunday 6pm till 10am at the car park on Brown street round the corner.Also on the street outside the hotel same times.This place is a pub as well and gets very noisy at weekends,loud music and very loud people on the street outside.We was in a room...

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OldSarumHotelsLtd, Reservations at The Cathedral Hotel, responded to this review

Good afternoon NottinghamAlan, Thank you for your feedback on your visit to the hotel. I would like to address all your comments as we do take customer feedback very seriously. Firstly, it is great to hear that you found the central location a plus when visiting. We are proud of our location as it offers many conveniences to guests when...

Birmingham
Reviewed 24 October 2016

This hotel is ideally situated in the beautiful city of Salisbury and the room was comfortable and well-furnished. The main thing to recommend it is the flawless helpfulness of the hotel staff. The breakfasts are freshly made to order.

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OldSarumHotelsLtd, Reservations at The Cathedral Hotel, responded to this review

Good afternoon GrampsBirmingham, Thank you very much for your kind review. We are pleased you found the hotel to your liking and that our staff maintained their usual high level of customer service. We hope you will stay with us again soon. Many thanks Natalie Mills Reservations

London, England, United Kingdom
Reviewed 17 October 2016 via mobile

I was surprised to see that Trip Advisor had a decent ranking for this hotel which I found to be a very 2 star place. Nothing special, average, or tired would describe this hotel. Yes, it's old and central. But the furniture is cheap and old, the door locks are badly designed and don't always work, the football game on...

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OldSarumHotelsLtd, Reservations at The Cathedral Hotel, responded to this review

Good afternoon Paula, Thank you for your feedback. I am sorry you didn't find the hotel to your liking. The Trip Advisor reviews do usually reflect our level of service and the standards we like to maintain in our hotel. If you had asked a member of staff on duty at the time, I am sure they would have turned...

UK
Reviewed 6 October 2016

We stayed for one night at the end of September. Very central, and parking available just up th road.The staff were very accomodating and helpful, and the room was clean, quite, and had everything you need. The shower cubicle, however, was not very clean. There is no air conditioning in the room itself, and the windows won't open unless you...

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OldSarumHotelsLtd, Reservations at The Cathedral Hotel, responded to this review

Good afternoon, Thank you for your feedback. We are pleased you found the rooms to your liking and that our staff provided our usual standard of attentive customer service. With regards to the shower cubicle, I can only apologise that this wasn't up to our usual standards. I will investigate this matter. Also, as the building is listed, air conditioning...

Bristol, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 October 2016 via mobile

Our room was very nice with a spotless en suite . the Cathedral Hotel is very central ,but i would describe it more as a pub with rooms than a hotel. So it does lack the personal touch of a hotel at reception . That aside the staff were helpful- keeping our bags safe so we could explore,breakfast was good....

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OldSarumHotelsLtd, Reservations at The Cathedral Hotel, responded to this review

Good afternoon, Thank you for your great feedback. We are pleased you enjoyed your stay here and your trip to Salisbury. The nightlife is something we are proud of, attracting lots of regulars and people from out of town to enjoy their weekend here. Like you said, this may not be to everyone's taste, but the noise and the entertainment...

London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 27 September 2016

We regular have an army reunion several times a year in Salisbury and always book 2 rooms at the Cathedral hotel. The food is great, the staff are friendly and they have a great entertainment schedule in the pub at the weekend. Also it is central to town and convenient for transport etc.

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OldSarumHotelsLtd, Reservations at The Cathedral Hotel, responded to this review

Good afternoon, Thank you very much for your kind feedback. We are pleased you enjoyed your visit and that you are regular guests here. We hope to see you again soon. Many thanks Natalie Mills Reservations

Salisbury, United Kingdom
Reviewed 19 September 2016

I spent one night in this hotel and it was amazing. Beautifully clean room with all the added extras one needs, TV, kettle etc. The shower was a little interesting to work out, but I eventually worked it out and I have a thing about water pressure in a room and this was amazing. If you have a problem with...

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OldSarumHotelsLtd, Reservations at The Cathedral Hotel, responded to this review

Good afternoon PippaT23, Thank you for your great review, we really appreciate guest feedback. I am sorry you found the shower a little confusing, but we do offer a 24 hour reception service should you need help with any of the amenities. I am glad you managed to figure it out and found the water pressure to your liking. With...

London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 19 September 2016

What sold the hotel to me was the way they cared enough to reply to each and every Trip Advisor review. We had a 'quiet' rear room but noise didn't keep us awake. It was clean with plenty of hot water and enough space. We were given the room with a shower that we requested. We'd stay there again. Thank...

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OldSarumHotelsLtd, Reservations at The Cathedral Hotel, responded to this review

Good afternoon Run-aroundSuzie, Thank you very much for your lovely review. We do like to personally respond to each and every review to ensure that guests are left satisfied that any comments made have been respected and listened to. We strive to improve constantly and the only way to do so is to acknowledge feedback. We are pleased you enjoyed...

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Amenities

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  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Breakfast
Food & drink at the hotel
The Cathedral Hotel Restaurant
The Cathedral Hotel Restaurant
Cuisines: Bar, British, Pub
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  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
  • Smoking rooms available
  • Accessible rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Minibar
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  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Breakfast
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
We are located in the heart of Salisbury, just a short walk from The Cathedral, shops, theatres and restaurants. We are just 20 minutes' drive from Stonehenge and the rolling countryside of Wiltshire, with all its historical gardens, houses and walkways.Sundays and throughout the week, we offer a quiet, relaxed environment. On weekend nights, the busy venue bar on the ground floor is open until 2am and is part of the cities club circuit. The rooms have secondary glazing, but you may hear street noise in some of the rooms at weekends. The bedrooms do not have telephones or air conditioning but do offer lots of extras -free WIFI, hair dryers, iron boards, flat-screen TVs, plentiful tea and coffee supplies along with excellent quality towelling. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Cathedral Hotel

Address: 7-9 Milford Street, Salisbury SP1 2AJ, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Wiltshire > Salisbury
Price Range: RM342 - RM556 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — The Cathedral Hotel 2*
Number of rooms: 22
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Cathedral Hotel Salisbury
The Cathedral Hotel Salisbury, England
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“Upper floors are quieter.”
 of 5 bubbles GrampsBirmingham, 23 Oct 2016 | Read review
“room at the back was quiet.”
 of 5 bubbles bigpaulus, 5 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Our room was at the back, fairly quiet and with a view of the beer garden.”
 of 5 bubbles FrancesB653, 7 Aug 2016 | Read review
“Friendly staff want you to have a good experience - discuss your preferences”
 of 5 bubbles G9512XQdavidc, 1 Jul 2016 | Read review
“We had a front facing room which we could see the cathedral spire”
 of 5 bubbles 40irenem, 4 May 2016 | Read review
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