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The Lilacs

Mayfield Road, Ashbourne DE6 2BJ, England
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Ranked #15 of 26 Ashbourne B&B and Inns
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  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Nice comfy room overlooking the very pretty garden, lovely rear patio & summer house with open aspect, pleasent room with shower & bath. Good breakfast, larger tea cups would be better. room had bottled water nice touch. very close to Leek & Ashbourne

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

A pleasant homely B&B just outside Ashbourne. Well placed for the town or onward visits to the "Potteries" and outlets of Stoke on Trent. The bedroom was nicely furnished and the breakfast was very enjoyable. It was good value for money and we would happily return , the next time we are in need of some more pottery . The... More 

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Lliber
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 14, 2015

The highlight of our stay was undoubtedly the warm and helpful proprietor who could not do enough to make our stay comfortable. She even printed off our boarding passes for us. The room was comfortable and clean but very small. Good supply of tea and coffee making products. The bathroom would benefit from modernising. The access stairs to the rooms... More 

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Nottingham, England, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 28, 2014

We had a lovely time. The host was very friendly and even upgraded our room for free when we arrived. We therefore ended up staying in the self-catering cottage which was ideal for us (couple and baby). Breakfast was excellent- freshly made and good choice. Cot and high chair was provided. Excellent location for outings around Ashbourne. Only slight disadvantage... More 

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Preston, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 26, 2014

Clean and pleasant room, slept well. Breakfast was good. Enjoyable stay and value for money. Good option for a stay close to Alton Towers. Owner was friendly and welcoming, room was large enough for us. We would consider returning.

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Brentwood, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 2, 2014 via mobile

I love bnbs but was a bit disappointed with this one. The lady was very nice but it just needs tlc. Eg a cupboard door fell off we screwed it back on, the shower had a bit of mould in it which could have been easily scrubbed off and there was no indicator for the shower re hot cold but... More 

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Norwich, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 1, 2014

Although a small B & B the accommodation was good and the lady owner was very friendly. Had a an enjoyable stay with delicious breakfasts, our en-suite was larger than we expected, plus lovely rural views from our window. We would like to stay again when visiting this area.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 26, 2014

My partner booked us at The Lilacs for my birthday. The owner is a very lovely and welcoming lady. We stayed in a very nice double room with a huge bathroom with modern facilities (bath plus a separate shower) and plenty of fresh towels. We didn't have much breakfast as we were full from the night before (birthday meal) but... More 

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Wakefield, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2014

Stayed just the one night whilst visiting friends. Couldn't ask for a more accommodating friendly lady owner. Just a small b and b but with everything you could want. Exceptionally clean.and very cosy. Breakfast was delicious and served with a smile ! Brilliant value for money. Would'nt want to stay anywhere else now i"ve discovered this little gem.

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London, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 19, 2014

We stayed here for a long weekend to visit Alton Towers for a couple of days. The accommodation was wonderful, we stayed in the 'Cottage'. The breakfast we brilliant too - cooked breakfast, cereal or a combination of the two. Tina also made us a packed lunch for a small fee (which was much cheaper than Alton Towers food!). I... More 

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