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The Derby Conference Centre

4.0 of 5 Bed and Breakfast   |   London Road, Derby DE24 8UX , England
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Ranked #13 of 21 Derby B&B and Inns
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 17, 2012
janet m Derby, United Kingdom
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  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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Derby, United Kingdom
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5 reviews 5 reviews
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4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed December 25, 2012

I was very impressed by the reception team who managed to offer me a double room at the advertised discount for party goers attending at the conference centre. However, I really did not like that I had to contact them via email to arrange this as every time I phoned, I was sent to voicemail. I find voicemail impersonal and... More

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Derby, United Kingdom
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35 reviews 35 reviews
3 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 17, 2012

nicely decorated but cold inside. food was not that good, starter was on a saucer with small slice of cucumber wedge of tomato. main was a carvery and had long wait while everyone had to queue, music far to loud even when you was eatin, this is a time you want to chat over your meal, ran out of lagar... More

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Birmingham, United Kingdom
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8 reviews 8 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed December 16, 2012

Came here on 8 Dec for a works party and stopped overnight. Oh dear. From the front this looked rather nice. Driving round to the back to park was full of rubbish, abandoned carpet and old chairs. The reception area was ok, the staircase very nice. The rooms are adequate, Ive been in worse; the bathrooms were nice for the... More

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Wisbech, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 10, 2012

My husband and I found ourselves in need of a room to stay when planning a trip from Gateshead to Derby and I found the Derby Conference Centre close to where we needed to be for the Sunday conference we were to attend. I booked on line with no fuss and arrived at about 7.30pm on Saturday 29th September. The... More

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 1, 2012

Friendly helpful staff allowed us to store our tandem in the restaurant over night and leave our car in the ample parking for a few days after our stay. Breakfast was buffet style and could have been better.

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Milton Keynes, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 29, 2012

This has to be one of the best places to stay in Derby, the staff are very friendly, the food unbelieveable, and the service is better than alot of 4 star hotels I know. After reading some of the other reviews I can only think that they must have learnt from them and moved on because there is nothing here... More

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Sevastopol, Ukraine
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8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed November 2, 2012

After a 6 nights stay I was glad to depart. Personally I would never stay again. Some of the staff are excellent, other staff give the impression, don't bother me I'm busy. Problems existed from the very start when I attempted to book via the website, obtain food (certain staff expect guests to be physic) and complaints are treated with... More

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London England
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22 reviews 22 reviews
14 hotel reviews
45 helpful votes 45 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 19, 2012

A few lovely art deco features - however a particularly soulless hotel. The rooms are fine and spacious. The breakfast was good as was the service. You do a feel a little as if you are in a factory turned into a hotel. As the name suggests it is a conference facility and that aspect is pretty good but tends... More

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mike e, Marketing Manager at The Derby Conference Centre, responded to this review

Dear Mr Reed, Thank you for taking the time to provide a review for the Derby Conference Centre. We are delighted that you enjoyed breakfast and found our service to be particularly good. As noted, we are a hotel and conference venue and host a variety of business functions and private events. I am sorry to read that you found... More

Derby, United Kingdom
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8 hotel reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2012 via mobile

I needed somewhere quite cheap to stay, and fast as the police had to remove me from my home because of my abusive boyfriend. This was the only option at the time, the bedroom was fine, a bit like university halls but the bed was extremely comfortable! The bed was lovely, and the room was rather spacious and bright with... More

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Northwich, United Kingdom
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8 reviews 8 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 23, 2012

Last minute booking much regretted! We booked double bed and child's put up bed but the room was so small the child's bed wouldn't fit in! The staff tried 2 rooms still no fit, we ended up 3 of us in a kingsize bed, novelty for my 8 yr old but not very cosy.bottles being thrown in skip after 11... More

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Address: London Road, Derby DE24 8UX , England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Derbyshire > Derby
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:4 star — The Derby Conference Centre 4*
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Business Center with Internet Access Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Restaurant
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Located just 10 minutes from Derby's city centre, this grade II listed Art Deco building offers comfortable rooms and hearty full English breakfasts. It has a bar, free parking and free Wi-Fi. All of the refurbished rooms at the Derby Conference Centre feature a private en suite shower room, Freeview TV, and tea/coffee-making facilities. The venue has been awarded the AA's 4-star Guest Accommodation standard. There are 24 conference rooms at the Art Deco-themed conference centre, all suitable for business or hospitality events. The conference centre is easy to access with Derby Train Station only 5 minutes' drive away and East Midlands Airport a 15-minute drive away. The M1 motorway can be reached in 10 minutes by car. ... more   less 
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