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Chatham, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We popped in for lunch on Sunday and there were good bits and bad bits! The staff were very pleasant and helpful and the food was acceptable, if a little dry - a bit more gravy (with husband's roast) or sauce (with my roasted aubergine) would have been welcome. We didn't ask, maybe we should have... However, I'm sorry to...

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Portsmouth, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 days ago NEWvia mobile

The hotel is on the high street so we expected noise outside as it was a Saturday night (and there was plenty of drunken noise!) but bear in mind the windows don't keep much sound out. The room (room 7) was lovely, well decorated, lovely big television on the wall, tea coffee, biscuits, toiletries (but bring your own toiletries as...

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Dartford, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Only stayed the 1 night and that was enough. The Hotel is in very good position being right on Rochester High Street and it has its own private car park located at the rear which is very handy. The inside of the hotel is very untidy and smells of damp and fried food. There is no particular style to the...

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Thank Jo B
Reviewed 12 January 2017

Stayed here for one night in December for the Christmas market and fair. It was the Dickensian weekend . The rooms were very comfortable and cosy , very clean . The small touches were unexpected , tea coffee biscuits and bottles of water . Unfortunately we didn't get up in time for breakfast so can't comment on that. The staff...

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Essex
Reviewed 9 January 2017

Somewhere to tell my tale since the website I booked it on seem to have chosen to ignore all the facts and put the bare minimum making this place look like an OK place to stay. Also because I contacted the hotel manager as he/she wasn't there when I checked out so I emailed but a month later....nothing, so I...

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Dartford, England, United Kingdom
Reviewed 7 December 2016

What's good about it? The location, and some of the staff are friendly. We chose this hotel for an overnight stay as it is in the centre of Rochester, opposite the cathedral. We are not fussy travellers so despite reading the reviews decided to give it a go as we felt that for a central hotel the price of £85...

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Kent, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 December 2016

Visiting Dickens Christmas markets today we could only get a seat in here for food as everywhere else packed. Thus we realised why. The table cloths had shower curtains covering them the toilets were really disgusting. I am sure Trading Standards would not pass these. The roast very unappetising dry roast potatoes no Yorkshire puddings in all pretty sad looking...

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Thank Sandra C
Reviewed 27 November 2016

Decided to try again after a bad experience some years ago. What a change! Food price A1. food very good, hot, big home made Yorkshires, separate gravy pot, 4 veg + roast potatoes. Service a little slow, but on an event day in Rochester, understandable. Will definitely be back. What ever you've changed, keep it there, it's now right.

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Lowestoft, United Kingdom
Reviewed 26 September 2016

Me and my family stopped here for a Sunday dinner. It looked like a nice kept pub and the pricing was good. The restaurant was to the left as soon as you walked through the door, looked nice and there were a few other couples so we continued. All four of us had a roast dinner which was really good,...

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Cambridge
Reviewed 19 September 2016

The Hotel proved to be very rundown scaffolding around the building the room was small and very tired needing a update the breakfast was limited and not that good The location was ok for seeing the cathedral and Castle but the high street proved to be rather popular with the clubbing set and turned into a noisy evening/night?

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  • Free Parking
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  • Bar/Lounge
  • Breakfast included
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
A Rochester Hotel providing accommodation for Kent, Medway and Maidstone. Our Rochester hotel accommodation is perfectly situated for those wishing to visit Kent, Maidstone or Medway. You can visit the many antique centres, art and curio shops or Rochester Castle. The hotel is an ideal base to explore the surrounding countryside as well as the many historic places of interest within the Medway, Maidstone and Kent areas. Rochester is also famous for its many festivals throughout the year such as Dickens and Sweeps.The Cathedral bar on the ground floor of this Rochester Hotel, opposite reception is available throughout your stay and is guaranteed to offer a warm, pleasant ambiance to help you relax after a days work or leisure. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Gordon House Hotel

Address: 91 High Street, Rochester ME1 1LX, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Kent > Rochester
Price Range: RM411 - RM494 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Gordon House Hotel 2*
Number of rooms: 25
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“Beg for a quiet room or don't stay there”
 of 5 bubbles TraceyW627, 9 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Back rooms would be less noisy”
 of 5 bubbles Realaleman, 18 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Ask for rooms at back of hotel, to cut out the noise from the railway”
 of 5 bubbles Pinkers2014, 23 Aug 2016 | Read review
“Rooms at back maybe quieter”
 of 5 bubbles JJW922, 23 Jul 2016 | Read review
“If your a light sleeper don't ask for room 6”
 of 5 bubbles pamjm70, 29 Nov 2015 | Read review
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