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Old Forge B&B

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 January 2015 via mobile

Have stayed here a few times now, on my own & with my girlfriend, very welcoming place, it's a real gem to have in saffron walden, owners are really friendly, has all you need for a good nights sleep, bathroom clean, rooms in house & rooms outside with shared en suite, tea & coffee facilities in room, & TV, very...

2Thank Mr_Earthling
Reviewed 19 April 2012

Very friendly service, clean room and good breakfast. No problems with the smell in our bedroom but stale cigarette smell is quite strong in the hallway. Strangely there are signs all over not to smoke and then the inside of the house smells like a smokers house. Might be okay if you are a smoker or just stay for a...

2Thank LeedsLookaround
Reviewed 26 October 2011

We read the previous reviews and at first we were unsure but at the time we travelled, more up to date reviews were available and we were optomistic. After our visit we have to agree that the place is clean, the food is good and you get a really nice welcome. We were offered the use of the hot bath...

4Thank DAVLINHarwich
Loughborough, United Kingdom
Reviewed 26 May 2011

stopped here twice now and cannot fault it's value for money...nice people decent rooms , some basic but cost effective !! really good English brekky and cooked on the spot by the lovely lady who runs the show who also recommends a free dip in the gardens hot tub !!.... right in the centre of the lovely town of Saffron...

8Thank thomoworld
Saffron Walden, United Kingdom
Reviewed 14 September 2010

It has been refurbish since January 2010. All the animals are gone.,so is the fleas. The place is fresh and all the rooms are done up with clean and fresh beddings.Got a big nice garden for you to enjoy a cup of coffee . And it is also very quiet.

4Thank cindyhare
Reviewed 12 July 2009

Stayed at the old forge at the weekend in a twin room, The carpet was filthy throughout, Springs were gone in the beds, Cat hairs all over the place Bitten by fleas (can only be from here) Shower Was so dirty with mould and flaked off paint on the ceiling. woken up by cats crying All in all the worst...

7Thank essex12345
Reviewed 19 June 2008

I feel so strongly about the state of this place that I joined Trip advisor to warn others. Do yourself a favour and do not book into this B&B if staying in Saffron Walden. The place is disgustingingly dirty and seems to be a place for local workers to stay. At 5.30 in the morning it seemed like everyone in...

4Thank 890,777

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Additional Information about Old Forge B&B

Address: 28 Fairycroft Road, Saffron Walden CB10 1LZ, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Essex > Saffron Walden
Price Range: RM158 - RM270 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 6
Also Known As:
Old Forge Bed And Breakfast
Old Forge Hotel Saffron Walden
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