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Riber Hall, Matlock DE4 5JU, England
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Watford, United Kingdom
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This was a break with a group of friends. It's always difficult to find large enough places where we can eat and socialise together and this seemed to fit the bill. The property looks attractive from the outside but the first impression as I entered one was of the strong smell of damp and mustiness together with the darkness of... More

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

We spent a long weekend at the Barn (not Riber Hall), 18 of us in total and had a great time. The weather was a major plus as we spent all weekend in the garden, playing tennis and swimming at Cromford meadows (5 min drive away). Although some of the other reviews complain about the small kitchen and access to... More

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Watford,UK
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72 helpful votes 72 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2014

We were a group of 7 couples who rented Riber Barn ( part of Riber Hall ) for a weekend break. We booked via Cottages4you and were very disappointed in the standards of this property for the price we paid. This worked out at £120 per couple per night. First, we had a very poor level of information before we... More

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Harthill, Owner at Riber Hall, responded to this review

As you will notice, I don’t tend to respond to reviews. However, on this occasion I do believe it is wholly unfair. I will address each point: ‘£120 per couple’ The actual cost of the property which sleeps 20 is £32.50pppn for 10 en suite bedrooms each with sony LCD LED tv , many of which are 4 poster beds... More

Leicestershire, United Kingdom
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 11, 2014

We stayed for two nights in the picturesque grounds of Riber Hall. We would strongly advise anyone who is travelling by foot to take the train to Matlock Bath then take the public footpath through Starkholmes, we instead walked two miles uphill from Cromford train station and rued the decision. Travel information from Derbyshire Country Homes is one of the... More

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Rhondda, United Kingdom
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8 reviews 8 reviews
3 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2014

We enjoyed our stay at this venue and in visiting several locations nearby. We would definitely return to both the area and this coach house. A coach house refurbished to a unique standard, set in a very tranquil setting. No mass lighting, but subtle and subdued that added to its charm. We stayed in one of the first floor bedrooms... More

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Birmingham, United Kingdom
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7 reviews 7 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 7, 2014

Beautiful place. Such a peaceful place in full view of Riber Castle. The countryside around the hotel is lovely. The hotel rooms have lots of original features but with everything you need for either a long stay or overnight. Excellent place for touring the area

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York, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 5, 2014

Idyllic , peaceful and steeped in history, a wonderful stay in classic surroundings. Fantastic 4 poster bed. Best night's sleep in years! I'll be back! Found no problems with facilities or noise whatsoever.

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Exeter, United Kingdom
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7 reviews 7 reviews
5 hotel reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 23, 2013

This may be a romantic getaway, but do you really want to sit in your room listening to everyone around you getting romantic? Or listening to their televisions, talking, or walking around on creaky floors above your head? The walls and floors are all paper thin, and clearly the owners cannot be bothered to upgrade them to a reasonable standard.... More

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Braunton, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 25, 2013

My friend booked this place for a hen in July and a wonderful time was had by all. I do think this was helped by the good weather as we spent the day sunbathing and playing in paddling pool we brought along. I think needing to go outside to get to kitchen would be a pain if the weather was... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2013 via mobile

We stayed during the week for the £49 a night stay so wernt expecting the Ritz but it was alot better than expected! A very large room with a huge 4 poster bed and a large bathroom with a Jacuzzi bath and loads of period features! The rooms have towels dressing gowns mugs plates and everything else u would need!... More

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Address: Riber Hall, Matlock DE4 5JU, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Derbyshire > Matlock
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Also Known As:
Riber Hall Hotel Matlock
Riber Hall Matlock

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