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The Bear Inn & Hotel

4.0 of 5 Lodge   |   Belper Road | Alderwasley, Belper DE56 2RD, England
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3.5 of 5 stars
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19 reviews 19 reviews
11 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Staff very pleasant, rooms clean & lovely food. Chef shouts a lot at front of house staff if they don't pick food up promptly which isn't a bad thing, I thought it was quite amusing. One of the locals 'drops in' with his helicopter occaisionally. Views out of the back very nice.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My wife and I have been coming to the bear for years with friends, family and as a couple the settings is lovely the eating areas rusticly decorated the food is truly stunning the quantity and quality are second to none the choice of beers & wines is excellent (be careful if you have a small appetite as the positions... More

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Derby, United Kingdom
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9 reviews 9 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Had a lovely meal on a friday night. Nice selection and not too pricey. Not that many tables to sit at from what i saw so booking is needed. This is a really old building and has lots of charm. Just mind the low door frames i cracked my head twice entering and leaving the back room!

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soldeu
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9 reviews 9 reviews
8 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 12, 2014

We stayed recently in this 'hotel'. Our 'superior room' was a scruffy matchbox (room 4). Adding a 4 poster bed and a (plastic) chandelier does not make a room superior. The wardrobe had no rail in it, simply 4 hooks We had to ask for a bedside lamp as only one was provided (for a double bed). The shower was... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 4, 2014

We attended a wedding reception in Belper and as there were no vacancies at hotels closer to Belper, we booked a room at the Bear Inn. We arrived at The Bear after a lovely drive through winding country roads. It is in a great location with beautiful views. We were attended to immediately, and after checking in we were shown... More

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Alton, England, United Kingdom
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2014

My husband and I and the family were staying at this hotel as my sister had got married locally. Mum, auntie and Uncle had stayed two nights, but we only stayed one so they had booked us in earlier. We got to our room after a long day celebrating, the room was very small, not very clean and the light... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2014

I visited here recently with my boyfriend service was quick and easy we order our food. I had the beef forerib which came with mash Yorkshire pudding and veg. My boyfriend ordered the burger. The food took between 20-30 mins to come and was presented beautiful. The portions are huge and very tasty. All food is home made and fresh... More

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Warminster, United Kingdom
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32 hotel reviews
127 helpful votes 127 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2014

A wonderful atmospheric pub dating from 1528 The Bear is bursting with character. Flagstone floors, natural wood and open fires all add to its unique atmosphere. The pub, in the small village of Alderwasley, is set in an idyllic part of the Derbyshire countryside. Well kept local and guest ales (Fullers Bengal Lancer when we visited) are always available. We... More

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Belper, United Kingdom
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11 reviews 11 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2014

Just returned from one of the best meals I've eaten in a long while. Haven't been to the Bear for many years, and we were not disappointed. The staff were very welcoming and efficient, and the different meals the four of us had were absolutly incredible. We have decided to visit this place on a regular monthly basis. My only... More

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Derby, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 3, 2014

very disappointed. We used to visit the Bear Inn on a regular basis but have not been for a long time because we were under the impression that it had closed. The menu was no where near as good as it used to be and was printed on a tacky piece of paper. The whole place looked as if it... More

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Address: Belper Road | Alderwasley, Belper DE56 2RD, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Derbyshire > Belper
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Hotel Class:4 star — The Bear Inn & Hotel 4*
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