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Red Lion Hotel

3.0 of 5 Hotel   |   The Market Place, Wirksworth DE4 4ET, England
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Ranked #1 of 1 Hotels in Wirksworth
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 27, 2014
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 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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3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 27, 2014

We all thoroughly enjoyed the breakfast at The Red Lion, but the rooms are in need of some tender loving care and more spacious loos/showers (ours was tiny). Across the road from The Red Lion is the Blacks Head, a cosy pub with a friendly landlady. She allowed us to eat our baguettes in the pub, as it doesn't provide... More 

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 17, 2014 via mobile

Stay here if 1. You have to be in a hotel in Wirksworth. I note it's ranked 1 of 1 so there's not much competition. 2. You've always wanted to feel like a giant. Using the bathrooms instantly makes you feel like you're in Lilliput. 3. You're part of whatever function is on. Because you have no chance of sleeping... More 

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Coalville, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2014

Spent a very comfortable night at the Red Lion Hotel, on a recent visit to Matlock Bath. Great nights sleep and excellent food and drink served in the bar. The fresh stone baked pizzas were to die for as was the excellent breakfast in the morning. Certainly good value for money and we would definitely stay there again the next... More 

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Leicester, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 23, 2014

We stayed here over night on 21st June 2014. 1st impressions were very good but we were not sure where to check in, this happened to be at the bar but there was nothing to tell you that. We were shown to room 6 and told where we needed to go for breakfast. About 2 minutes after we arrived in... More 

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northwest england
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 23, 2014

We have just held our wedding ceremony here this weekend, Peter and Christine couldn't have been more helpful :) The function room looked amazing, they got in a special perry we requested for the drinks, pizzas came out right on time and were gorgeous. Everything was just as we'd planned it and Christine and Peter and all the staff there... More 

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nottingham
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2014

We stayed here on Sunday night after a trip on the Ecclesbourne railway. We found the landlord and landlady very friendly and helpful as were the locals. Our room was spacious and comfortable and very clean. This is a very old inn so everything is very quaint and higgledy piggledy. Our breakfast was very good, freshly cooked to order. We... More 

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Manchester, United Kingdom
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 4, 2014

As said by someone before, outside the rooms is a favourite spot for the local young drinkers to hang out in the smoking shed and chat until gone 1am. When I complained in the bar at gone midnight I was told this was ok as they were drinking up so this was ok. The owners wife was not in any... More 

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Nottingham, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 29, 2014

We had a fab time at the red lion, perfectly situated for a walking and cycling weekend with plenty of choice of pubs for a drink before dining in the red lion. Staff extremely friendly and helpful, even storing our bikes overnight in a safe place. Rooms clean spacious and comfy bed although looking a little tired could do with... More 

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Sheffield, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 25, 2014

The Red Lion is right in the centre of Wirksworth opposite the market square. It dates from at least the 1700's and still has the arch where coaches entered. (It now leads to the car park.) Our room was spacious with a comfortable bed and the usual hotel facilities. The staff were extremely pleasant and helpful. The pub downstairs was... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2014

This is a town centre pub which offers accommodation. Our room was on the top floor and was spacious and comfortable with real filter coffee available (which is rare and a good touch). A very comfortable king size bed with duvet (a bit too warm for me). Shower room was a rather cramped but functional and the room decoration was... More 

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Address: The Market Place, Wirksworth DE4 4ET, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Derbyshire > Wirksworth
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:3 star — Red Lion Hotel 3*
Number of rooms: 6
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