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The Rock Hotel

4.0 of 5 Hotel   |   22 Broad Carr Lane, Hollywell Green, Halifax HX4 9BS, England (Formerly Rock Inn Hotel)
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 4 weeks ago
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  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3.5 of 5 stars
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Absolutely disgusted that they made a mistake by double booking a room and offered another room free of charge and since leaving been chased for payment. Went to try and sort out in person and being told by the owner to get his property and never go back (not said so politely) and saying they had my reg number and... More

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Halifax, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

On Saturday the 2nd of August 2014 our daughter had there wedding reception at the rock hotel .IT was FANTASTIC .Friendley staff and nothing was to much trouble .My wife,family .freiends,and guests coul not praise the venue enough and we would reccomend this venue to any body for all occasions

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Shropshire, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Booked in for The Tour de France so just needed somewhere local, cheap (everyone else seemed to have hiked their prices), and available. Great location and I imagine was a fantastic place in its heyday but has clearly suffered from lack of investment. Concerned after reading all the negative reviews, but it served a purpose for us. Owner/manager friendly and... More

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Halesowen, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2014

Stayed here for three nights recently while on business. I had previously stayed some years ago when the restaurant was in action and was impressed with the food,service and rooms. I think that you have to be very realistic and appreciate that the current staff are trying very hard to build the business back up again and improve the decor... More

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HalifaxReception, Owner at The Rock Hotel, responded to this review

Many thanks for your review. In the current climate of on line abuse/criticism from customers it is much appreciated to have someone who understands our limitations and works with us to enhance their experiance. We look forward to seeing you again. More

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2014 via mobile

Well overdue a full makeover and refurbishment, our shower room was appalling, no extractor so mouldy as smelt damp, only one door on shower cubicle so floor got soaked, shower head broken so lost of the water came out of the side! How water tap made a horrendous sound Room itself was ok but not exactly sparkling clean with dusty... More

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62 helpful votes 62 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2014

We stayed here for 2 nights because the Tour de France was passing by within walking distance. We knew what to expect because of the reviews on here, and because googling the hotel brings up some interesting information. Nevertheless we booked months in advance at a very reasonable price, but felt unsure whether the hotel would still be operating on... More

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 2014

Having been previously to this hotel we booked in when the tour de france was nearby, paying up front for the room months before. We then found out the restaurant was not open for dinner or breakfasts. On arrival the one person around gave us envelopes with our keys in - no info either from him or on paper, just... More

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Conwy
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8 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2014

Was unsure what to expect after reading reviews, but situation and price made us decide to give it a try. Hotel is in a lovely spot and staff were very friendly, but rooms are tired and need some TLC. Pillows were old with no pillow protectors, other than that for the price it was adequate and better then we expected.

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HalifaxReception, Owner at The Rock Hotel, responded to this review

Hi. Thank you very much for taking the time to make a review. Hopefully in the not to distant future the hotel will be refurbished in the bedroom sections. As you say the rooms are in places in need of an update, but hopefully we reflect this in the price charged. We note your point re the pillows and see... More

Sligo, Ireland
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5 reviews 5 reviews
4 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 28, 2014

We stayed here recently for a wedding, The hotel needs to be updated badly inside and out, We got no sleep at all as there was a lot of noise from pipes rattling all night, The breakfast was not bad though but we would not go back even if we got free nights stay, sorry but I cant find anything... More

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HalifaxReception, Owner at The Rock Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to place a review and i am sorry that you did not enjoy your stay. The wedding you attended was enjoyed by many and as the next review by the bride herself shows most people came to share in the day with the couple and make it a happy one for them. It therefore... More

Halifax, United Kingdom
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3 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 23, 2014 via mobile

We recently held our wedding at the rock in and despite some horrific reviews on here I can confirm we had a wonderful experience. The weather was terrible torrential rain all day but the team made all the difference when we arrived. The food was excellent the service was great and Laurance and the team excelled our expectations. Before the... More

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HalifaxReception, Owner at The Rock Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you so much for the lovely response and also for allowing us to share in your special day. We are glad everything went well and that you and the guests we spoke to all enjoyed themselves. We wish you a long and happy marriage. Many thanks More

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Address: 22 Broad Carr Lane, Hollywell Green, Halifax HX4 9BS, England (Formerly Rock Inn Hotel)
Location: United Kingdom > England > Yorkshire > West Yorkshire > Halifax
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Hotel Class:4 star — The Rock Hotel 4*
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The Rock Hotel is now Under New Management. The recently renovated and updated hotel is a beautiful 27 bedroomed Hotel and Restaurant, set in idyllic rural surroundings. The Rock Hotel has been resurrected and restored to its former glory, with a few modern twists and is now back as one of the finest eateries in the area. The Rock Hotel must be experienced to appreciate what we now have to offer. ... more   less 
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