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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Lovely hotel very helpful staff clean rooms and throughout lovely food and drinks very enjoyable two nights stay lovely breakfast in the morning and staff couldn't do enough even trying to find us the cheapest taxi firm for our night out at a wedding would definitely visit again

1Thank Jbdulwich
Hitchin, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Food tasty and plentiful. Decor pleasant and service friendly. Not much in the way of ale choice but we enjoyed a nice meal here. The pretty garden has good seating and is ideal for relaxing in the sunshine. The conservatory is light and bright looking out into the garden. Opposite the very rural station it's convenient too to visit by...

1Thank ManInBlack64
Brighton, United Kingdom
Reviewed 14 March 2017

Rooms neat and tidy if a little dated. Restaurant food is great. Brilliant cooked breakfast served in conservatory overlooking the garden. Service and staff are excellent. Definitely good value for money. Plenty of parking. Wifi a little sparse in some areas.

1Thank Jayne930
Reviewed 9 March 2017 via mobile

I stayed for one night at the hotel & found the staff, accommodation & food excellent! I can only assume that the recent negative reviews are malicious as it does not bear resemblance to the 'Jester' I experienced. Food was very nice & steak cooked perfectly. Nicely kept beer too! I will be staying again! Keep up the good work!!

1Thank acaciapete
Ashwell, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 March 2017

rooms are old outdated and damp , the food is disgusting and the staff sit behind the bar on there phones all the time place is a joke! there was hair in my food and it was burnt i would not recomend this place to my worst enemy!

Thank mummyofthree2017
Stevenage, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 March 2017

I have stayed in a better prison cell than these rooms the staff are a joke the rooms are dirty the management are the biggest jokers going I understand they have had a change of chef's all i can say is its a joke bring back the other chef never ever go to this grotto !!!

3Thank jollyjeanie
Leicester, United Kingdom
Reviewed 23 February 2017 via mobile

Do you remember what hotels were like in the 1970's? If not this is the place to go to remember it as it's not been decorated since then. If you can also sleep next to a railway line you should be OK as they start at 5.30am and make your whole room shake. Then there is the customer service and...

Thank O6236DLpaul
Milton Keynes, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 February 2017 via mobile

I had a spot of lunch at the Jester today and I've got to say, the Bubble and Squeak was fantastic. Packed full of flavour and just the right amount of seasoning. The staff are helpful and welcoming, there is a roaring fire in the bar and a lovely garden out back for Summer. I will definitely be coming back...

1Thank Thaiking4eva
Hemel Hempstead, United Kingdom
Reviewed 19 January 2017 via mobile

A really nice little pub, just off the A505. Food was very quick and very good. The standard of service was pleasant and not over bearing. The hotel allows dogs which is useful. They had an open fire which is a nice touch.

1Thank 1007ojgreer
Hertfordshire, United Kingdom
Reviewed 5 January 2017

Having spent an enjoyable Friday evening with great food at a Christmas party night at the Jester, I decided to book Christmas Day lunch. The 5 course meal was excellent and very good value for money, at half the price of most other places. The service was efficient and friendly. A faultless experience which made our Christmas Day special. Thanks...

1Thank Rested2

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  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Breakfast included
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
  • Babysitting

Additional Information about The Jester Hotel

Address: 116 Station Road, Baldock SG7 5RS, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Hertfordshire > Baldock
Price Range: RM400 - RM484 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — The Jester Hotel 3*
Number of rooms: 13
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“When you book, ask for a quiet room: some of the rooms have very thin walls - others are better”
spittingtacks, 3 Aug 2016 | Read review
“A poor hotel that needs much improvement”
ydra1985, 17 Mar 2016 | Read review
“Rooms to the front of hotel are road side but after 11.00 road noise decreases.”
Maico250gme, 2 Aug 2015 | Read review
“Don't stay here”
TimW793, 27 Jun 2015 | Read review
“we stayed at the front of the hotel with a window open and had no noise problem at all .”
sheilaswheels007, 26 Dec 2014 | Read review
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