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Pig of Lead

3.0 of 5 Bed and Breakfast   |   Via Gellia Road, Bonsall, Matlock DE4 2AJ, England
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Ranked #2 of 5 Bonsall B&B and Inns
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2014
Karen G Cambridgeshire, United Kingdom
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    5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    5 of 5 stars
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    5 of 5 stars
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Cambridgeshire, United Kingdom
1 review
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2014

We have just spent 3 nights at this wonderful b&b & can't recommend it enough! Everything from its ideal location to various villages, walks, places of interest - to the home comforts, tasty breakfasts & amazing hospitality of Julie. Definitely a place we would recommend to stay again!

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Southampton, United Kingdom
2 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 20, 2014

Stayed here when visiting Chatsworth Horse Trials & the House - lovely place to stay. Well appointed nice clean room with tea, coffee, hot chocolate etc and a huge comfy bed. Very friendly down to earth owner (she loves her horror films) who gave us coffee and biscuits on arrival FOC! Very tasty breakfast and plenty of it. Nice atmosphere... More 

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8 reviews 8 reviews
5 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2014

We stayed here for my husbands birthday. It was lovely, very clean, delicious breakfast, warm, very friendly owner. A short walk into Bonsall village, and only a few miles into Matlock. I'd recommend it. Wish we could have stayed longer to try more of the walks surrounding it!

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52 reviews 52 reviews
22 hotel reviews
133 helpful votes 133 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2014

Lovely warm place to stay, our weekend was rather cool and wet! Our hosts cooked a wonderful breakfast with a huge choice, it kept us going all day and try the rhubarb and ginger jam it's very tasty. The bed in our room was huge as was the TV. In the lounge there were lots of books and DVDs you... More 

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Fareham, United Kingdom
16 reviews 16 reviews
6 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 25, 2014

Cosy B&B with friendly and welcoming host Julie. We had a double room. The bed was comfy and we were able to sleep with the window open to keep the room cool at night. There is large comfortable guest lounge with a warm welcoming solid fuel stove and a good range of books, board games and DVDs available to borrow.... More 

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Tauranga, New Zealand
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 17, 2014 via mobile

Stayed here for 3 nights. Our hosts, John and Julie, were very welcoming, friendly and helpful. Bed was comfortable, and breakfasts were excellent. Our room faced a fairly busy road, so was sometimes noisy with the window open, but with window closed it was fine, so not a major problem. Would recommend this B & B.

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Thank you for your review. We are glad you enjoyed your stay with us. Julie and John More 

Nottingham, United Kingdom
19 reviews 19 reviews
5 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 18, 2014 via mobile

Pig of Lead was an excellent find, well situated for access to Matlock and Cromford and a lovely (but hilly!) walk to Bonsall village. Julie is an excellent host, showed us round and made us feel really welcome with a hot drink and biscuits in the lounge. The breakfasts are wonderful and nothing felt too much trouble - really liked... More 

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Peterborough, United Kingdom
17 reviews 17 reviews
8 hotel reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 3, 2014

After an initial disappoinment with the location our fears were quickly dispelled when Julie greeted us at the door. Julie and her husband John were so welcoming. They showed us round the guest lounge where we could borrow DVDS and books. There was a fridge and microwave for the use of the guests in the very nice dining room. Our... More 

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Rugby, United Kingdom
14 reviews 14 reviews
3 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 9, 2014

Fantastic B&B, welcomed from the minute we arrived till the minute we left. One of the best breakfasts we have experienced for a B&B and it sets you up for the day, in fact we didn't need to eat until late afternoon. Room was large and had everything you need, not that we spent much time in it. Julie was... More 

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Spalding, United Kingdom
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87 reviews 87 reviews
15 hotel reviews
52 helpful votes 52 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 8, 2014

Met on arrival with tea and biscuits. Premises provides all the comforts of home, including team making facilities in the room. Huge bed and large flat screen TV. Julie very friendly and chatty. Although an old building with interesting history, it does feel warm and homely.

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Address: Via Gellia Road, Bonsall, Matlock DE4 2AJ, England
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Location: United Kingdom > England > Derbyshire > Matlock > Bonsall
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:3 star — Pig of Lead 3*
Number of rooms: 3
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