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Smart Aston Court Hotel

3.0 of 5 Hotel   |   Midland Road, Derby DE1 2SL, England
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Ranked #12 of 30 hotels in Derby
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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3 of 5 stars reviewed 5 days ago
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Liverpool, United Kingdom
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10 reviews 10 reviews
5 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

My wife and I recently stayed for a two night weekend via a Groupon deal. Although the hotels décor is rather tired and could do with some TLC the staff however were very friendly and nothing was too much trouble for them. We was initially allocated a corner room at the front but that was noisy due to the busy... More

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John R, General Manager at Smart Aston Court Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for your kind comments, we are glad you had a pleasant stay and found the staff friendly and helpful. More

Lichfield, United Kingdom
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12 reviews 12 reviews
4 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

Had a good deal through Groupon to stay in the Duchess Suite in the Aston Court Hotel. Fabulous sized room and great sized Bathroom too. A few niggly bits and bobs, the microwave did not work. There were no bathrobes in the Bathroom which I was ok with really as we had a good deal, but if I had paid... More

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John R, General Manager at Smart Aston Court Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for taking time to leave feedback regarding your recent stay with us, I gather from you comments that you took advantage of paying extra for the upgrade to one of our Executive Doubles. Unfortunately the Jacuzzi in the bath in the room you were allocated has broken and when we get to do the bathrooms this will be... More

Leicester, United Kingdom
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7 reviews 7 reviews
4 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

Me and my partner stayed here on a Groupon Deal and it was fantastic. Afternoon tea and breakfast was really good. Our room was lovely and cosy. Great location to walk to the shops and the park with the river running through it. Free car park too. We had a really lovely weekend, thanks very much.

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John R, General Manager at Smart Aston Court Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you so much, I am really glad you found the deal to be of good value and that you had such a pleasant stay with us. We all hope to welcome you again in the future. More

Leeds, United Kingdom
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91 reviews 91 reviews
38 hotel reviews
57 helpful votes 57 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had a 2 night stay and for the free tea on arrival I asked if they had glutton free bread and Emma said no but we will get you some which they did. I thought this was brilliant as I've asked previously to be told no. Tony went to get the bread. The breakfast was very good and bacon... More

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John R, General Manager at Smart Aston Court Hotel, responded to this review

What pleasant feedback to read, thank you. We do try to help wherever possible when guests have certain dietary requirements. Emma will be very pleased to have been mentioned in your comments, I have worked with her for many years and she enjoys interacting with the customers and having a good chat, ensuring they are looked after. More

Coventry, United Kingdom
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49 reviews 49 reviews
11 hotel reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A budget hotel situated very close to the railway station amongst other hotels. This was a 2 night amazon voucher very reasonably priced and included high tea on arrival or the choice of a glass of wine. It has a 3 star AA rosette but I think this is a little generous. It has the benefit of its own car... More

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John R, General Manager at Smart Aston Court Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your feedback I am glad after your little hiccup you did enjoy your stay overall. More

Birmingham, United Kingdom
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12 reviews 12 reviews
3 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A good experience in terms of the staff and the trouble taken to make guests feel comfortable. The hotel itself is a little dated and the room was very cramped but they are really trying! Food at breakfast good and the hotel itself was comfortably furnished. Nice little garden which is helpful for smokers! Cannot say enough about the helpfulness... More

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John R, General Manager at Smart Aston Court Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for your comments it is really appreciated, I am glad you had a pleasant stay with us. More

Peterborough, United Kingdom
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50 reviews 50 reviews
19 hotel reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This hotel is in the centre and very near the station making it great as a central base for touring the area. Our visit was a stopover that we extended to 2 nights having bought a Amazon Local voucher on the cheap. The hotel is a 3 star but not a bad one, there are good reception, lounge and bar... More

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John R, General Manager at Smart Aston Court Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for your lovely review, it is a pleasure to read. I am glad you found it ticked all the boxes for your requirements. More

Peterborough, United Kingdom
2 reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We booked two nights at this hotel as we had to make a business call and decided to make a weekend of it when we saw the offer on Amazon local. The entrance from the car park was uninspiring, as was the bar we passed through complete with fruit machines and football on the telly but once inside the hotel... More

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John R, General Manager at Smart Aston Court Hotel, responded to this review

Wow what lovely comments to read, thank you so much. I am pleased you enjoyed your stay and even got to sample some of the many cuisines available in the area, as they do prove very popular to our guests and the public alike. More

London, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We booked the Smart Aston Court Hotel to explore the Peak District area and the Canal waterways, we also wanted to be in a town with a good selection of restaurants close by. The room was clean and well equipped, the hotel staff were friendly and provided excellent service throughout our stay. The addition of a mini bar or fridge... More

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John R, General Manager at Smart Aston Court Hotel, responded to this review

I am glad to read you enjoyed your recent stay with us, unfortunately we do not provide mini bars however we do have a small fridge which we are happy to store small amounts of food/drink in for guests which are staying with us a while if required. More

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2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We visited this hotel for 2 nights in August. Location is good, near to the train station and 6-8 mins walk to the town. We stayed in 101 which was on the ground floor looking out onto the car park. The room was a very good size. A couple of negative things was that I didn't feel i could leave... More

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John R, General Manager at Smart Aston Court Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for your feedback I am glad you found the hotel conveniently located. I am sorry you did not feel secure to have you window open with it being on the ground floor, however it is on the inside of the building and not on the main street. If you choose to stay with us again then just mention... More

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Address: Midland Road, Derby DE1 2SL, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Derbyshire > Derby
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:3 star — Smart Aston Court Hotel 3*
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Derby Aston
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In the heart of Derby, the modern Smart Aston Court Hotel has every amenity for guests, whether for leisure, business or a celebration. We are conveniently located with the Westfield Shopping Centre and Derby Railway Station a brief walk away; local attractions include Alton Towers, Chatsworth House and Royal Crown Derby. Guests will enjoy our smart contemporary rooms with en-suite facilities, Wi-Fi and LCD TVs with Free-view, and can relax in the extensive lounge before enjoying a meal in our onsite restaurant. If you are planning a wedding then look no further than the Smart Aston Court Hotel – we can help you with every aspect of your celebration. Unlike many venues, your can simply hire a function room at the Smart Aston Court Hotel and organise the catering yourselves, or you can let us look after you on your special day. We believe our business facilities are among the best in the Derby area with conference and meeting rooms catering from five to 150 people. Naturally we can provide all the services and equipment that a modern business needs for a successful event. The Smart Aston Court Hotel is also the perfect venue to celebrate a birthday, anniversary, Christmas or other special event. Whether you are in Derby for a relaxing weekend, looking for the perfect setting for a celebration or after a modern and efficient venue for a business meeting get in touch with us at the Smart Aston Court Hotel. ... more   less 
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