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Appleby Inn Hotel

A444 | Appleby Parva, Appleby Magna DE12 7AP, England
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Certificate of Excellence 2014
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2014
Wendybee50 Halesowen, United Kingdom
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  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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English first
Derby, United Kingdom
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Booked a 2night hotel/ twycross zoo package. When we got to zoo they didnt recognise the tickets from the hotel and we had to wait an extra 1/2 hour to get in. Returned back at 1900 to find room hadnt been serviced, when we told reception they said only 1 housemaid was working that day and it would be 2000... More

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Halesowen, United Kingdom
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5 reviews 5 reviews
4 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2014

What can l say but thank you again to Michael and all his staff for looking after us again, it seems like nothing is to much trouble. Saturday night the restaurant was full which was nice to see but a shame for us as we were hungry, so l went to the bar and spoke to the staff and within... More

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Michael G, General Manager at Appleby Inn Hotel, responded to this review

Hello and thank you for another wonderful review of your most recent stay with us at the Appleby Inn Hotel. As you have stated, nothing is too much trouble for our guests! Especially when customers come as pleasant and friendly as you and your husband. Our restaurant is usually a busy place all week, weekends even more so! One advantage... More

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3 hotel reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 17, 2014

We stayed here as part of a large family wedding party. I only stayed for 1 night in room 6, a family room. The room is large and homely, maybe a tad dated but in a nice way, it isnt something I think needs changing. The room was spotless. There was a function on the night we stayed so it... More

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Michael G, General Manager at Appleby Inn Hotel, responded to this review

Hello and thank you for a wonderful review regarding your recent stay with us. We are very glad both you and the rest of your party that attended the local wedding enjoyed your stay. I must say it was a pleasure to host you all and what a lovely, friendly group you all were. I was particularly pleased with the... More

2 reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed April 24, 2014

We normally stay at travel lodge on the motorway services but fancied a change. Got the family room 14, noisy road location, trucks etc flying past all night. I'm sure the toilets where beneath us as doors banging and a whirring sound every 5 minutes. Boiling hot room but daren't open window due to road noise. The most annoying thing... More

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Michael G, General Manager at Appleby Inn Hotel, responded to this review

Hello and thank you for what is always valued feedback regarding your recent stay at the Appleby Inn Hotel. It is with deep disappointment we receive your comments regarding your stay in one of our family rooms. Room 14 is a frequently used bedroom along with most other rooms within our hotel. being one of three family rooms for 4... More

Barnstaple, United Kingdom
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 23, 2014

Not where we had booked to stay and not therefore what we were expecting. Very cold in the dining-room at breakfast time! The staff were very friendly and helpful, but just not our sort of place for a weekend away.

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Michael G, General Manager at Appleby Inn Hotel, responded to this review

Hello and thank you for your feedback regarding your recent stay with us at the Appleby Inn Hotel. It is with regret that we learn you did not see our establishment to suit your tastes. In terms of points raised in your brief review we find it a little difficult to address as the main issue seems to be the... More

Nottingham
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17 reviews 17 reviews
10 hotel reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 25, 2014

We are a local Travel Agency in Nottingham and we organise group visits around the area and we take in a lunch. We decided to use the Appleby Inn for our recent Mystery Trip and can honestly say it was fabulous. The staff are very accommodating and the table organisation was easy and well presented. The meal itself was beautiful... More

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Michael G, General Manager at Appleby Inn Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for such a fantastic review! It was a pleasure hosting your agency for the group lunch on your Mystery Trip. We host large parties on a regular basis and feel very pleased to offer an efficient service coupled with varied menu choice all at affordable cost all in a spacious homely setting. It was pleasing to hear such... More

south wales
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55 reviews 55 reviews
41 hotel reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 23, 2014 via mobile

Stayed for one night on way to York. This was a good location for us as it was just off the motorway and easy for us to break up our journey. Our room was spacious and bed comfortable. We enjoyed our evening meal, there was a good reasonable priced menu. Breakfast was also enjoyable. Friendly staff.

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Michael G, General Manager at Appleby Inn Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for your review of your stay with us here at the Appleby Inn Hotel. Our location is a big advantage to us as a business, easily accessible to major motorways and many nearby cities yet set in idyllic, peaceful countryside. We aim to provide a warm friendly welcome for all guests to arrive to at the Appleby Inn... More

Birmingham, United Kingdom
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed January 19, 2014

Have stayed here before and been fine fine but last night we were in room 1. The noise from the kitchen extractor plus the heating was appalling, worst nights sleep ever. I did complain to the receptionist but he really couldn't have cared less. It's a pity because the function was excellent, the food great and the breakfast was also... More

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Michael G, General Manager at Appleby Inn Hotel, responded to this review

Hello and thank you for your review of your stay with us at the Appleby Inn Hotel. It is with great regret we read of your disappointment regarding your stay with us, our aim is to leave all guests departing with a smile after a relaxing stopover in a homely atmosphere we apologise if you felt this was not the... More

Blackpool, England, United Kingdom
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53 reviews 53 reviews
43 hotel reviews
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 14, 2013

Stayed here 1 night, My room was comfy clean and had all the facilty's We ate our evening meal in the hotel and it was excellent also great value too. The staf were excellent polite helpful and friendly if your a single traveller the don't mind a natter at the bar whilst they are getting on with their work, I... More

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Michael G, General Manager at Appleby Inn Hotel, responded to this review

Hello and thank you for your review regarding your stay at the Appleby Inn Hotel. All of the team here at the Appleby receive your comments with great pride, one of our main aims is to make guests feel at home and give everybody a warm welcome during their stay with us. We have table served breakfast for all of... More

Perth, Australia
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21 reviews 21 reviews
13 hotel reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 28, 2013

We stayed for 2 nights in September in a spacious family room on the ground floor. This place is very accessible just off the motorway but secluded enough to give a great rural feel. Check in was quick and staff where very welcoming. The room itself was located on the ground floor with outside access, the beds comfortable and the... More

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Michael G, General Manager at Appleby Inn Hotel, responded to this review

Hello and thank you for your review of your stay with us here at the Appleby Inn Hotel. We are glad we could play a part in your visit to England and are pleased you enjoyed your time in the wonderful surrounding area. We welcome many guests from many countries and it is always a pleasure to interact with our... More

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Address: A444 | Appleby Parva, Appleby Magna DE12 7AP, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Leicestershire > Appleby Magna
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Appleby Inn Hotel is a family owned and run Hotel, Bar & Restaurant located on the A444 half a mile from junction 11 of the M42 within close distance of both Birmingham and East Midland airports, and is also easily accessible to the M6 and M1 motorways. The Hotel is also ideally situated close to most local midland towns and cities, perfect for both commuters and tourists. Set within rural Derbyshire the Hotel borders on the four counties of Leicestershire, Staffordshire, Warwickshire and Derbyshire. The Hotel has a fine reputation for its welcoming, homely atmosphere, fine restaurant food and exceptional value for money.Nearby tourist attractions include Twycross Zoo, The Battle of Bosworth fields, Donnington Park, Drayton Manor Park and the Sir John Moore Foundation is only a short walk away. ... more   less 
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