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The Derby Arms

Witherslack, Witherslack LA11 6RH, England
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4 of 5 stars reviewed 2 days ago
A H Sheffield, United Kingdom
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  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Sheffield, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

I really liked the hostelry here; the decor, the open fire, the dog friendly welcome. It is easy to find and the atmosphere was just perfect. Next time we visit my aunt in Grange Over Sands, we will definitely stay here again. Thanks to all the staff. X

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Cardiff, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

We really liked the atmosphere, setting and decor of The Derby Arms where we had invited our son and partner to stay with us as our guests. The food was good, the beer fine. Someone obviously tried to create a good inn - but the service was lamentable. Our rooms were never serviced during our 3 night stay (no bed... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Pub- Lovely old fashioned , a gem Staff - friendly and informative But I must protest at the young mans constant nose fiddling its off putting please stop !! Menu- nice , basic with a flourish. Food- almost perfect !! our party all had the same steak and stilton pie to varying degrees of pleasure . Our daughter declared it... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Lovely one night stay here in September. Evening meal was excellent, and the atmosphere in the pub was great. The breakfast the morning after was ideal, choice of cereal and toast then full English breakfast which set us up for the day! The room was clean, and of ample size for 2 of us and our dog. Just what we... More

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cj1127, General Manager at The Derby Arms, responded to this review

Hi there, we're really pleased to hear that you found your stay to be to your liking - would love to see all again the next time you're travelling! Warm Regards, Chris Hoyle, General Manager More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Stayed at The Derby Arms for a one night stop over the room was very nice clean comfortable bed and modern the Pub itself was very cosy and had a very nice atmosphere the staff were very friendly and helpful the meals were also very good and the ale wasn't to bad either good choice of real ales from the... More

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cj1127, General Manager at The Derby Arms, responded to this review

Good Evening, Many thanks for your kind words - we're very glad you enjoyed your stay. Hopefully you'll be back again in the near future! Warm Regards, Chris Hoyle, General Manager More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 16, 2014

I stayed with a group of friends for one night to attend a friends wedding nearby. The staff were really helpful and allowed us to check in to the rooms early to get changed. Beds and showers were great, and the breakfast was really good too. Would definitely stay again.

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cj1127, General Manager at The Derby Arms, responded to this review

Good Evening, Many thanks for your review - it was a pleasure to have you all stay with us that evening, and I was very pleased to hear that your stay was to your liking. Warm Regards, Chris Hoyle, General Manager More

Durham, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 7, 2014

Stopped for 4 nights,eveneing meals excellent .Staff very good coping very well under high work load on Sunday. Room comfortable ,shower great. All round value for money. Only let down breakfasts. Very limited continental style?.On last morning reduced to toast as ham and cheese had been left uncovered and had flies on both serving dishes. Cover up the food and... More

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Lancaster, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 7, 2014

Lovely meal although there had been mix up in the kitchen and we had to ask when would we get our meal. Staff were helpful at this point although they hadn't noticed that our meals hadn't arrived after nearly an hour. That said the food was hot and very tasty, with no negatives from the other three diners in our... More

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cj1127, General Manager at The Derby Arms, responded to this review

Hello there, sorry to hear of the delay with your meals - this shouldn't've happened and we're very sorry that you couldn't have received them sooner. We're glad that when they arrived that they were to the standards we pride ourselves on - in future we would be more than happy to swapping custard for ice cream or vice versa!... More

Blackpool, United Kingdom
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3 reviews 3 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 4, 2014 via mobile

Lovely place at a great price. Room was very nice, clean & tidy with a great shower. Restaurant food was excellent at good prices as was the bar. Breakfast was continental style but adequate - can't complain about anything - recommended

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cj1127, General Manager at The Derby Arms, responded to this review

Hello there, many thanks indeed for your glowing review - it's good to have such praise for all aspects of our business. Hopefully you'll be able to join us over a weekend in future, for we presently serve hot breakfasts on Saturday and Sunday mornings. Warm Regards, Chris Hoyle, General Manager More

Keighley,West Yorkshire
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014

Stayed at The Derby Arms for one night as a birthday treat..... Found the place to be very welcoming ,very laid back friendly staff. Was shown to our room upstairs....nothing posh but was perfectly adequate and our little Toy Poodle was made to feel welcome as well. The lovely member of Staff who showed us to our room also asked... More

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cj1127, General Manager at The Derby Arms, responded to this review

Good Evening, This perfectly sums up the atmosphere we're looking to cultivate at the Derby - professional, but laid-back and relaxed. We're glad that your experience met your expectations as much as it did ours - please call by again soon! Warm Regards, Chris Hoyle, General Manager More

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Address: Witherslack, Witherslack LA11 6RH, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Cumbria > Lake District > Witherslack
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Number of rooms: 6
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