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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 July 2016

Well I feel pretty lucky now that our flight was delayed 4 hours and we didn't have to checkin to this B&B as the checkin was closed!!!!! We have been reading the reviews and feel lucky we didn't have to face this terrible place. We had been considerate and asked my daughter to call and to say our flight was... More 

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2 Thank Janey M
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Reviewed 4 September 2015 via mobile

The host pricilla was very accommodating,she was lovely.. Tom was fine,not perfect but did the job... Breakfast was spot on,although we didn't get up in time for most of the week lol... If your looking for a for star place then forget.but a very reasonable place to stay

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Chesham, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 29 August 2015 via mobile

This place is a hell hole from start to finish the place needs health and safety full stop it's rotten and I wouldn't let my dog sleep in them beds .the place stinks it's dirty mouldy water dripping from the ceiling odd bob furniture and the smell of drugs so my family left and called the police please stay away

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Reviewed 29 August 2015 via mobile

Omg I would not stay here at all wouldn't even recommend it to a homeless person we was staying here for the weekend with 7 of us including a 2 year old boy the lady was lovely at the start and then we went out for the day and came back to a leak in the ceiling which I then... More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 August 2015

The only reason we chose this hotel was because it is listed as pet friendly. As soon as we arrived, without preamble, the woman that received us immediately made a phone call looking for another establishment to accommodate us because our dog was too big. Admittedly we do have a big dog (also very friendly and housetrained), but this was... More 

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2 Thank sealadykim
London, United Kingdom
2 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 July 2015

My family and I wanted a relaxing weekend away at Southend. We booked Bideford House, as the pictures on the website were nice and some of the reviews we read stated how lovely, Pricilla the owner was...In hindsight, I wish we had spent the time reading through all the reviews! We arrived shortly after the given check-in time of 14:00... More 

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5 Thank Jac2373
Nottingham, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 June 2015

my partner and myself stayed at the bideford last weekend 13th/14th july this place is a lovely homely place to stay priscilla the owner is a lovely caring lady we had fresh towels everyday and tea and coffee was plentiful we will definatley return we was made very welcome for our first visit to southend on sea

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1 Thank 271mary
1 review
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 May 2015 via mobile

Me and my partner booked online into Bideford house the website looked lovely and the hotel seemed really nice in the pictures!! The owner was nice and friendly on the phone and seemed to take pride in her hotel. When we arrived it looked nothing like it did on the website when we walked in the smell of dog was... More 

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3 Thank Murnane1
Essex, United Kingdom
2 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 May 2015 via mobile

Nice room for cheap weekend away, had a few minor problems but the owner fixed it straight away. Nice full English breakfast. Very friendly owner and made us feel very welcome. Would recommend for a cheap night away by the seaside.

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1 Thank danielle l
London, United Kingdom
1 review
Reviewed 30 November 2014

I have a fairly long daily journey and decided I would break my working week up a little. So I booked a room here last week. Lady was very pleasant upon booking and upon arrival. Room and building, clean and tidy. Basic room, but worked for me. Unfortunately no water came out of hot tap on whb. No bath/shower mat... More 

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Address: 7 Wilson Road, Southend-on-Sea SS1 1HG, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Essex > Southend-on-Sea
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Price Range: RM133 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 9
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