Access statement

The Cavendish B & B is a single front terraced building. There are three steps to the front door. There is a thirteen stair staircase and a further three stairs leading to the first floor rooms. This pattern is repeated to the second floor. Help with luggage will be offered. Should access be an issue please telephone us before booking to discuss your specific needs (01253 624575).

Please note that we do not have a lift. We do not have downstairs rooms.

Contacting us:

We welcome correspondence by telephone, letter or e-mail and we will endeavour to respond by whichever means is most suitable for you.

  • Telephone, letter and email and online availability
  • Website accessibility
  • Availability of accessible taxis

Arrival & Car Parking:

Cavendish B & B is a single front terraced building. The front of the hotel is reached from Pleasant Street. Guests arriving by car or taxi can be dropped off directly at the front entrance of the guesthouse. No private hotel car park. Unrestricted parking is available on Pleasant Street and surrounding areas. We will assist you with suggestions of where to park when you arrive.

Main Entrance, Reception:

There are 3 steps to the front door then one other door that leads you into the hotel. Once inside the Cavendish the reception area is located on the ground floor and is accessible on the flat once through the front door there is another door before entering our main hallway. The reception area is on the left side of the stairs. Help with luggage is available.

Public Areas - Hall, Stairs, Landing, Corridors:

We do not have a lift or stair chair. No ground floor bedrooms. Wood stair railing to both floors. All landing areas are well lit and are equipped with emergency lighting, detectors and fire alarms.

All Public Areas:

Including stairways are carpeted throughout the hotel.

Dining Room:

The door to the open plan dining room, bar and lounge is on the left before the reception and are all on the ground floor. The furniture is a mix of fixed bench seating, freestanding tables and non/armed chairs and stools.

Bedrooms & Sleeping Areas:

There are no ground floor bedrooms. No toilets on the ground floor. Stairs to all upper floors and rooms. We have 10 guest bedrooms located on the first and second floors and are all non smoking. rooms

Bathroom, Shower-room & WC [En-suite or Shared]:

First floor has a separate shower with non slip laminate flooring a separate toilet with fitted carpet Second floor has a shared shower and toilet which has fitted carpet. All bedrooms have tea/coffee making facilities, freeview television with remote control. The en-suite rooms have electric showers, toilet, wash basin and non slip laminate flooring. Standard rooms have a wash basin. Non slip mats are available for shower

We are a NO SMOKING HOTEL. Arrival times to the Cavendish are from 1pm til 9pm and departure time is 10am.

Future Plans: