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 Value for Money  4.0
 Rooms  3.0
 Cleanliness  3.0
 Location  4.5
 Security & Safety  4.5
 Service & Staff  3.0
 Food / Dining  4.0
 Total  3.8

"had a great time great place to stay"

User Rating:  5.0
Reviewer:   Rober E. of paris, France
Reviewed:   November 8, 2008  (see bed and breakfast reviews from Bedbreakfasttraveler.com)
Traveled:   June 2008     Type:   Active/Adventure
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Comments  (English):
I was little hesitant to book my accomodation after reading the reviews about wellesley guest House , and was a little disappointed but decided to go for it anyway.

My partner and I stayed there for over a week - so quite a long time! - and I have to say we had a great time.

We stayed in the room with kitchen which was gorgeous, I was impressed when we first went in, just like the photo. It was country style, and very clean. The bed was comfy and the bathroom was clean and new-ish.

The hostel , had a cleaner who came in every 2 days, who made the bed, cleaned, and changed the towels.... not sure what some of the other reviewers were saying below about none of this happening. Perhaps it's a new arrangement!
The location was perfect, only 5 minutes walk to the subway station. It wasn't very far from the downtown area either if you wanted to walk the whole way. (Maybe 1/2 hour walk?)

"Bedbugs"

User Rating:  2.5
Reviewer:   Marvin N. of College Park/MD, United States
Reviewed:   October 2, 2008  (see bed and breakfast reviews from Bedbreakfasttraveler.com)
Traveled:   September 2008     Type:   Single
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Comments  (English):
Arrived 9/3/08 in the late evening and was directed by host in the basement to room 202. A few minutes after lying down to sleep I felt like I was being bitten. Upon turning on the lights I saw bedbugs all over my bed. Stayed up all night and ca. 40 bedbugs were killed the first night. Notified the host in the basement and said he had had no compliants, but if you do a Google search for reviews of this place on "boo" website, you will see a review by a guest on 8/08 where bedbugs were mentioned. Host mentioned spraying, so the next morning I went to a hardware store and purchased an appropriate spray and left it on the computer deck with the expectation that the host would spray my room while I was out. When returned the spray with next to my towels. Do it yourself was reading of this. I did and the bedbug problems was controlled until the morning I left when I spotted 3 adult bedbugs which means another generation was ready for the next unfortunate occupant of room 202.
My accommodations included a shared bathroom, but where was the soap and toilet paper. The former was a size less than bar of soap you get in motel and the latter didn'd show up until my ninth day. I bought my own soap and toilet paper.
Any lodging establishment that does not care AT ALL about it's customers is providing no better lodging than a "flophouse" for streetwalkers.


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