We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Lea Hall

Lea, Matlock DE4 5GR, England
Lea Hall
Write a Review

37 reviews from our community

Traveler rating
    24
    10
    2
    1
    0
See reviews for
3
26
1
1
Rating summary
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
Traveler tips help you choose the right room.   Room tips (10)
Date | Rating
  • English first
  • Any
English first
  • All months
    (37)
  • Mar-May only
    (9)
  • Jun-Aug only
    (12)
  • Sep-Nov only
    (13)
  • Dec-Feb only
    (3)
All months
Ashby de la Zouch, United Kingdom
Reviewer
4 reviews 4 reviews
3 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed at lea hall last weekend celebrating my 30th, their was 18 of us and everybody loved it. The house is very quirky and the outdoor area is brilliant, we spent a lot of time outside as took a BBQ and wood burner. The kitchen was great for storage and fully equipped with all utensils. All the bedrooms are... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
London, England, United Kingdom
Top Contributor
51 reviews 51 reviews
13 hotel reviews
36 helpful votes 36 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 13, 2014

There's a group of 20+ of us who take an annual long weekend, and I'm always amazed at what fabulous accommodation our group leader is able to find! Lea Hall was no exception. We visited in March and the house was lovely and warm with good central heating as well as the option of open fires in the public rooms.... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Derby, United Kingdom
Reviewer
3 reviews 3 reviews
3 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 16, 2013

We hired Lea Hall for our wedding party in August. We were married in nearby Matlock and our weekend was everything we hoped it would be made all the more special by staying in such a fabulous venue. The house was intriguing and enchanting and our guests were thrilled to be staying in such a unique house. Chequers catering company... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes 2
Manchester, England, United Kingdom
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 30, 2013

We held our joint 40th's here and celebrated in perfect style. It was a real delight seeing our guests faces as they wandered around choosing their bedrooms, each one stunning. The dining table was set out for us when we arrived which was a really nice touch, of the housekeeper Lolly. She was there when we needed her at the... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Kenilworth, United Kingdom
Senior Contributor
37 reviews 37 reviews
11 hotel reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2013

Ignore the photograph of the hall, you must venture indoors to appreciate the charm and charactor of this wonderful old manor house. We stayed just 2 nights bed and breakfast (and what a breakfast)! no need to eat for the rest of the day! We stayed in the 'Chocolate' room! A large spacious room with a super size bed and... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Kent
Senior Reviewer
6 reviews 6 reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 8, 2012

I visited Lea Hall with my adult daughter, as she lives in the North and I in the South, Matlock was the ideal area to meet. It was dark when we were looking for the property, and did experience difficulty in finding it. It is not well lit, or signed when day light has disappeared. However, the welcome we received... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Harthill, Owner at Lea Hall, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to give Lea a review, we understand your view or not as the case may be with the room you were allocated, we would have been happy to move you if it was at all possible, and always take note of any special requests for showers etc. More 

Derby, United Kingdom
2 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2012

We stayed as a large group at Lea Hall - using all of the bedrooms on a self-catering basis. We found that the kitchen was not what we expected - it is completely stainless steel - not quite the "beamed kitchen" we were expecting from the English Country cottages website description. It has plenty of fridge space but no storage... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes 4
Harthill, Owner at Lea Hall, responded to this review

We were not surprised to receive this review, despite viewing our property twice prior to arrival. The reviewer whom had made the booking through a well-known agent, complained in writing to the agent before even taking up residence at the property. At this point the reviewer was offered a full refund or relocation, which was refused, instead choosing to go... More 

Birmingham, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2012

We had a fantastic stay at Lea Hall, the property itself is far more impressive than any of the photos suggest and is dripping with character and quirky touches which we loved. If you are a fan of old buildings, National Trust or English Heritage and are looking for that certain special experience that transports you back in time -... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
Harthill, Owner at Lea Hall, responded to this review

Thank you we really appreciate your comments and are so please you enjoyed our lovely house. More 

Leeds
Top Contributor
159 reviews 159 reviews
66 hotel reviews
110 helpful votes 110 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2012

Stayed here for my husbands Birthday. It is not your typical hotel,bb, but is an alternative to the norm. The house is old and quirky and the floors in the bedroom dip, which all add to the charm of the place. There is no reception area and you need to ring ahead . Lolly who greeted us and runs the... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
Wigan, United Kingdom
Top Contributor
195 reviews 195 reviews
56 hotel reviews
137 helpful votes 137 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2012

I concur with the majority of other guests on the quality of service, the interesting rooms and breakfast, so won't go into further detail. If your ideal accommodation is cloned rooms with everything precise and square, then maybe this place is not for you, and certainly tall people need to make allowances to accommodate themselves in a building where bedroom... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes 2
Questions? Get answers from hotel staff and past guests. Ask a question

35 photos of this hotel

Traveler photos: See what travelers like you saw

Viewed
All traveler photos (22)
Viewed
Hotel & grounds (4)
Viewed
Room/suite (7)
Viewed
View from room (1)
Viewed
Dining (2)
Viewed
Bathroom (2)
Viewed
Other (6)

Management photos: Courtesy of the property manager

Viewed
All management photos (13)
Viewed
Hotel & grounds (3)
Viewed
Bathroom (2)
Viewed
Other (8)
Check In Check Out
Show Prices
Hotels you might also like...
Questions? Get answers from hotel staff and past guests. Ask a question

Amenities