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Alison House Hotel

4.0 of 5 Hotel   |   Intake Lane, Cromford DE4 3RH, England
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Ranked #1 of 1 hotels in Cromford
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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4 of 5 stars reviewed 1 week ago
ChorleyJohn Great Knowley England
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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Great Knowley England
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49 reviews 49 reviews
11 hotel reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed for two nights Bed and Breakfast. Our room was nicely positioned in a converted stable block, but was rather cramped. Breakfasts and service in general were fine. The House is well positioned away from the busy A6 in its own grounds. It is ideally positioned for a walking break in Gods own county.

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Sheffield, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Stayed in the campervan area. Very quiet and no one bothers you. Only a 20 minute walk into Matlock Bath. Onsite has toilet and 'elsan' point. Will definitely be returning :) The field has a slight gradient but there are leveled parking areas right next to the electric hookup points

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This was an amazing place, lovely old house, not huge, with enthusiastic and very welcoming staff. We arrived too late, had supper in the village, about a 5-10 min walk, which has a choice of pubs and restaurants. The hotel is very near the A6, but you get no noise as it is set back from the road in beautifual... More

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31 hotel reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We booked a while ago to meet up with friends . We were shown up to our room and as we passed the Arkwright suite we were told that was our friends room when they arrived . As we were left in our room I asked my husband if he'd ask if there was another room we could have .... More

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Crawley, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Relaxed, friendly and helpful staff made this a perfect site for a sunny wedding day. The hotel was not perfect (plumbing was a little erratic - a reflection of the age of the building?) but room 6 was spacious and comfortable although like a Premier Inn only offered one arm chair! The lounge was a sociable corridor to the garden... More

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Looe, United Kingdom
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15 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This hotel is superbly located near the centre of Cromford. It is sufficiently close to Matlock and Matlock Bath to be able to visit them easily (we walked into Matlock and returned via High Tor - around 7 miles in total), but Cromford remains tranquil and peaceful (even on a Sunday afternoon when Matlock Bath is descended upon by half... More

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

We've just had our wedding at Alison House and we're so glad we chose it as our venue. We wanted a relaxed atmosphere, beautiful Derbyshire countryside and flexibility with what we could eat/drink/do. Sharon is absolutely fantastic at making the day run smoothly and she does it all with a great sense of humour, warmth and professionalism. Nothing is too... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2014 via mobile

Me and my partner recently stayed at Alison house hotel with our 3 year old daughter, everybody made us feel so welcome and the atmosphere was warming! The location is beautiful and the hotel grounds are outstanding! Such a peaceful place. The room was a big family room and was perfect for our needs, Can not really fault it. The... More

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Nottingham, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2014

Our recent wedding at Alison House Hotel can only be described as perfect. Sharon was amazing in helping us organise a relaxed country wedding with a homely atmosphere. Sharon even assembled our homemade 'naked' wedding cake. So many venues insist you hire the entire hotel out for the night or have to be finished by 5pm which would have been... More

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Spalding, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 4, 2014

Last minute booking and what a good one. Went for upgraded larger double & well worth it. Family room with enormous bed, 3 OPENING windows & comfy sofa . Lots to do without going far. Hotel food good but if you want a change we found the Greyhound in Cromford worth a visit, within easy walking distance. Staff all lovely... More

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Address: Intake Lane, Cromford DE4 3RH, England
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Location: United Kingdom > England > Derbyshire > Cromford
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Hotel Class:4 star — Alison House Hotel 4*
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Nestled within 7 acres of peaceful grounds and gardens, just a short walk from Cromford and Matlock Bath, this elegant Georgian-style House offers locally sourced food, free Wi-Fi and parking.Originally built by the Arkwright family and set in the Derwent Valley World Heritage Site, this recently renovated 18th Century Country House is the ideal base for those wishing to explore the beautiful Derbyshire countryside. With its tranquil surroundings and relaxing atmosphere, it evokes an elegant charm that is almost impossible to resist. All of the 16 en-suite rooms are tastefully decorated and serviced to the highest of standards. As one would expect from a property of this calibre, all rooms include free Wi-Fi, flat-screen TV, direct dial telephone, hairdryer and tea and coffee making facilities. There are plenty of accommodation options to choose from, including Single, Small Double, Classic Double or Twin and Deluxe Room types as well as delightful self-catering cottage located just across the courtyard. Alison House is pet friendly and they accept well-behaved dogs in their Ground Floor rooms at a small charge.Overlooking the gardens, the elegant restaurant has earned a well-deserved reputation amongst locals for the quality of its cuisine. With the emphasis on using fresh locally sourced produce wherever possible, they offer a classic British menu and an extensive wine list.With such wonderful surroundings and great facilities, the Hotel is the ideal venue for special occasions particularly weddings where they have three rooms licensed for the ceremony. The self-contained Garden Suite is also perfect for a variety of business events and is fully equipped to cater to all kinds of meetings, seminars and training courses.The Hotel is situated in the heart of Derbyshire in the village of Cromford just a 7 minute drive from Matlock. They also ample on-site parking for all guests. The city of Derby is just under a 30 minute drive away and offers excellent public transport links. There is also a local train station at Cromford just a 20 minute walk from the Hotel. For those flying in, East Midlands International Airport is a 45 minute drive away.The surrounding Derbyshire countryside is home to some of the most spectacular scenery in the country and nowhere is this more evident than the nearby Peak District National Park. Outdoor enthusiasts will certainly be in their element and there are plenty of footpaths and walks in the immediate area, rock-climbing, potholing and caving in the many limestone dales as well as canoeing and sailing on the River Derwent or Carsington Water. Other nearby attractions include the Heights of Abraham in Matlock Bath, a fantastic hill-top park with its own cable car system, the Blue John Cavern in Castleton, a fascinating series of underground caves, and the family-fun of Gulliver’s Kingdom theme park. There are also several stately homes and gardens just a short drive from the Hotel including the magnificent Chatsworth House and the enchanting Haddon Hall. ... more   less 
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