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Santo's Higham Farm Hotel

Certificate of Excellence
Main Rd., Higham DE55 6EH, England
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Santo's Higham Farm Hotel
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Ranked #1 of 1 Hotels in Higham
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 2 weeks ago
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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London, United Kingdom
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5 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We stayed here as part of two couples on a weekend trip of the Derbyshire dales. The hotel is set in a little village and offers beautiful panoramic views of the countryside. The hotel is on a larger scale with lots of amenities, beautiful dressed rooms and a huge bathroom with a shower that you don't want to leave. There... More 

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SantosHighamFarm, Manager at Santo's Higham Farm Hotel, responded to this review

A lovely review, thank you! So glad to hear you enjoyed your stay with us. I hope to see you again very soon. Katherine Law Senior Manager More 

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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

i stayed at this hotel many times when I was temporarily posted to the area on business 15yrs ago. I recently made a return visits with my husband and to my delight they had made further upgrades to the hotel since my last visit. The rooms are clean and comfortable and the view from the viewing point is spectacular, over... More 

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SantosHighamFarm, Manager at Santo's Higham Farm Hotel, responded to this review

Corporate bookings are a huge part of our business, with so many returning customers and recommendations. It is lovely to know that you chose to visit us again so many years later. We have certainly made many changes and improvements over the years and will continue to do so for many years to come. I look forward to you return.... More 

Lancashire, United Kingdom
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11 reviews 11 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We booked a quite room on the first floor for Saturday night getaway. The reception staff were welcoming on out arrival and very helpful providing information and directions to local attractions throughout our stay. The room was spotlessly clean and this is a massive compliment from someone with OCD. We have a lovely breakfast and we recommend anyone visiting the... More 

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SantosHighamFarm, Manager at Santo's Higham Farm Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for leaving such a positive review. We have a very strong team of staff who go above and beyond to make your stay enjoyable and memorable. Your comments have been passed on to our housekeeping department. Many thanks Katherine Law Senior Manager More 

Derbyshire
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7 reviews 7 reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

My partner and I went to the restaurant for the steak night and it was one of the best steaks I have had! The service was impeccable and the whole evening was brilliant. Would definitely recommend and will definitely be going back!

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SantosHighamFarm, Manager at Santo's Higham Farm Hotel, responded to this review

What kind words, thank you! Our Steak night is hugely popular and we continue to receive great feedback. I hope to see you again soon. Katherine Law Senior Manager More 

Derbyshire, United Kingdom
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3 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 2, 2015

My partner and I had our wedding breakfast and reception at Santo's and it was perfect. Santo has years of experience and really knows his venue. Before the big day, we had met to discuss what we wanted and he was able to give us so much more. His experience really shone through and the attention to detail was faultless.... More 

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SantosHighamFarm, Manager at Santo's Higham Farm Hotel, responded to this review

Santo really does take tremendous pride in making all weddings and events extra special. It is great to know that it doesn't go unnoticed. Everyone here at Santo's Higham Farm would like to thank you for your kind words and wish you both every success for the future. Many thanks Katherine Law Senior Manager More 

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20 reviews 20 reviews
14 hotel reviews
68 helpful votes 68 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 2, 2015

Stayed here for two nights including the New Years Eve casino black tie event which was fab. The meal was a nine course feast and every course was amazing. And if that wasn't enough they even supplied finger food at midnight. After the meal there was a casino night with a live singer then after letting in the new year... More 

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SantosHighamFarm, Manager at Santo's Higham Farm Hotel, responded to this review

I think you have summed up New Years Eve brilliantly. The feedback has been overwhelming and I am very proud of all the staff who made it such a success. I look forward to seeing you again to welcome in 2016 but hopefully you won't leave it that long before paying us a visit. Katherine Law Senior Manager More 

Wigton, United Kingdom
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56 reviews 56 reviews
24 hotel reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 27, 2014

we have stayed at this wonderful hotel numerous times and it just gets better. First the staff are so so friendly and cannot do enough to help you, nothing is too much trouble. The rooms are extremely comfortable and have everything you need for a great holiday. We have eaten both in the bar and in the restaurant and both... More 

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SantosHighamFarm, Manager at Santo's Higham Farm Hotel, responded to this review

Wow, what a title! "Best hotel in the UK" It is so nice when people acknowledge the extra length our staff go to in order to make your stay enjoyable. I do hope to have the pleasure of welcoming you back soon. Katherine Law Senior Manager More 

Nottingham, United Kingdom
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19 reviews 19 reviews
5 hotel reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 8, 2014 via mobile

Staff can't do enough for you and are always cheery. We had our works Xmas do there this weekend. Atmosphere great, food incredible you have to try the beef tenderest I've ever had. We stayed over and our room had the most lavish decor - renaissance style wih a Monster bed! Only two tiny downsides. Room was a bit too... More 

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SantosHighamFarm, Manager at Santo's Higham Farm Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for a fantastic review! The festive period was a particularly busy time for us and it is rewarding to hear that our high standards in food and service did not suffer as a consequence. I hope your hangover quickly subsided, but I understand it is hard not to be tempted with our vast choice of whisky. I hope... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2014

We had our wedding day at Santo's on Sunday and we couldn't have asked for a better organised, welcoming and memorable day! The entire planning process was made easy with santo who ensured everything was in place exactly how we wanted it. Our guests all commented on what a beautiful venue higham farm was and everyone was over the moon... More 

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SantosHighamFarm, Manager at Santo's Higham Farm Hotel, responded to this review

I am so pleased that your special day was everything you wished for. Santo's vast experience at planning, coordinating and running weddings/event certainly shows and the staff always go the extra mile to deliver outstanding food and service. I look forward to welcoming you back for your 1st anniversary as Mr & Mrs Parker. Katherine Law Senior Manager More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2014

My daughter got married 30th November. The rooms, staff and the food were all wonderful. A lovely venue in a beautiful setting. I would highly recommend it for any occasion. A big thankyou to SAnto and his team.

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SantosHighamFarm, Manager at Santo's Higham Farm Hotel, responded to this review

I really appreciate your review and recommendation for prospective customers. We are very lucky to be situated in a lovely Derbyshire village, overlooking the picturesque Amber Valley but that would be nothing without our hardworking staff who produce amazing dishes and deliver fantastic service. I hope to see you and your daughter again soon. Katherine Law Senior Manager More 

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