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Ellen House

37 Snitterton Road, Matlock DE4 3LZ, England
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Ranked #5 of 38 Matlock B&B and Inns
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 1 week ago
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London, United Kingdom
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5 reviews 5 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed at the B&B last week to escape London for a few days and we both had a wonderful time! John and Anne were incredibly warm and welcoming and provided lots of help and advice about the local area and where to explore. The room we stayed in was great, with lots of really nice little touches - such... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We stayed at Ellen House in early September for a weekend with our 7 month old son whilst attending a wedding in nearby Ashover. As many of you will know, travelling with babies is not always easy but Anne and John were so helpful in providing a cot and booster seat for him, being flexible with room service arrangements to... More

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EllenHouse, Owner at Ellen House, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to post this review for us. We are pleased to know that we were able to make your stay enjoyable, as grandparents we know how difficult it can be when you travel with babies! Thank you as well for the very positive comments, I can guarantee that our breakfasts will continue to be yummy!... More

Derby
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5 reviews 5 reviews
3 hotel reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Ellen house is the most welcoming and friendly B&B we have ever visited. The rooms are beautiful and spotless, the garden is well maintained and stunning with views over Matlock. Anne & John are extremely friendly and breakfast was magnificent with a great choice. All in all a fantastic Place to stay will be sure to return. Thanks for a... More

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EllenHouse, Owner at Ellen House, responded to this review

Thank you for a lovely review, we are so pleased when our guests enjoy their stay with us! We take great care with our home and garden and it is rewarding to know that our guests appreciate it. We will keep up the good work with our breakfast! Anne More

Cambridge, United Kingdom
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5 reviews 5 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 27, 2014

I have to say that I was very pleased that we chose to stay at the Ellen House B&B during our recent visit (May 2014) to the peak district. Anne and John are an absolute pleasure to spend time with. They are chatty and friendly. John also makes wonderful breakfasts! I am a vegetarian and the choices are plentiful. They... More

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EllenHouse, Owner at Ellen House, responded to this review

Thank you for taking time to write a review for us, we really appreciate it. We do enjoy chatting to our guests! We are so glad you enjoyed the selection on our vegetarian menu, we believe in offering a dish to replace the meat options for our vegetarian and vegan guests. Our containers with my home made goodies are from... More

Bruges, Belgium
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19 reviews 19 reviews
9 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 24, 2014

We thoroughly enjoyed our 6 nights with Anne and John in Matlock. We had the beach theme room (n°1) and found it very comfortable, decorated in soothing colours and with enough space to store our belongings. The B&B is also ideally located (about 5 minutes walk to the centre of Matlock), and the free parking is a huge bonus. The... More

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EllenHouse, Owner at Ellen House, responded to this review

Thank you for a delightful review, we are so glad you were able to enjoy everything we have to offer at Ellen House. We are lucky to have some extras that other B&B's might not have, such as a our delicious homemade jams and award winning marmalades (made by my lovely sister!). They are truly special. We also find that... More

Victoria, BC
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2014

We stayed for 3 nights at this lovely B&B in July. The owners John and Anne were wonderful hosts offering excellent breakfast and comfortable rooms. They could not be more helpful and made sure my 94 year old father was well taken care of. A very enjoyable stay in this beautiful part of England. Jim & Ann, Victoria, BC, Canada

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EllenHouse, Owner at Ellen House, responded to this review

Thank you, Jim & Anne, it was a pleasure to have you and your dad as guests, Your dad is an amazing man with so much to share, it was a privilege to get to know him. Thank you for the complimentary review, it is much appreciated, Anne More

Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
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16 reviews 16 reviews
7 hotel reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 4, 2014

Ellen House from the outside looks, like most B&B's in Derbyshire, but believe me on the inside, its a lovely, clean and comfortable stay. The owners Anne and John are very friendly and welcoming, it was a pleasure to of stayed

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EllenHouse, Owner at Ellen House, responded to this review

Thank you very much for this review, we really appreciate it. So glad we exceeded your expectations and that you had a comfortable stay. It is always good to know that our guests are happy with the service we provide. Anne More

derbyshire
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26 reviews 26 reviews
14 hotel reviews
36 helpful votes 36 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2014

Stayed for 2 nights over the weekend & we had a fantastic time. The hosts are absolutley amazing & go out there way if you need anything. The room we had was number 2 and was very nice & comfortable. The wifi was the best ive ever used, very fast not like mine at home. Now to the breakfasts, they... More

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EllenHouse, Owner at Ellen House, responded to this review

Thank you, Nick & Denise, what a lovely review! It was a pleasure to have you as guests and we look forward to seeing you again. John's amazing breakfasts will be waiting! Anne More

York, UK
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11 reviews 11 reviews
7 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2014

On a quiet cul-de-sac with easy parking and 5 min walk from Matlock town centre and railway station. We had Room 3 overlooking the terraced garden where we took picnics with fresh produce from nearby Sainsbury's a 5 min walk away. Our room had a comfortable double bed with small en-suite WC and shower. A variety of breakfasts available all... More

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EllenHouse, Owner at Ellen House, responded to this review

It was great to read this very positive review, thank you! Our garden is a lovely space to use in the summer and we are so pleased when the weather allows our guests to use it. John's breakfasts are always a winner, and the South African breakfast is getting very popular! Anne More

Adelaide, Australia
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5 reviews 5 reviews
4 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 11, 2014

So comfortable, every thing thought of, absolutely delicious breakfast but above all, wonderfully hosted. Loved the South African touches in the decor. Excellent location close to station and town. Would highly recommend.

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EllenHouse, Owner at Ellen House, responded to this review

Thank you for this excellent review, Sacha, it was great to get to know you. We love the fact that you classify John's breakfasts as gourmet, it is a first for him! Glad you enjoyed our South African touches and hospitality, would love to see you again if you visit the UK again. Anne More

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Address: 37 Snitterton Road, Matlock DE4 3LZ, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Derbyshire > Matlock
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Number of rooms: 8
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