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The Malthouse B&B

Certificate of Excellence
Malthouse Road, Alton ST10 4AG, England
The Malthouse B&B
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Rating summary
  • Sleep Quality
    5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

What a wonderful place. This was my first time at a Bed and Breakfast. The owners were lovely warm and welcoming. We have a very loud two year old and they made her feel as if she was home. I will most definitely be back to the area and stay at the same place. The rooms were clean the food... More 

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ellesmere port
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4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

A last minute trip to Ironbridge tuned out to be a great one. We stayed one night at the Malthouse in the garden suite. After a beautiful walk through the gorge we checked in and Abbey showed us to our room, the room we had seen online and was as quirky as we had expected, but the garden was a... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Really impressed with The Malthouse. Owners all really friendly, happy to give evening milk for my toddler. Rooms are nice and really clean. Breakfast fantastic, didn't need to eat again until the evening. Close to theme park and really pretty situation. Would highly recommend

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themalthouse, Owner at The Malthouse B&B, responded to this review

Our thanks to this family for their kind review. We like our food and enjoy feeding our guests so, it's great to know that our breakfast kept them going all day! We are really glad they had a good stay with us and hope to see them again. More 

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed January 4, 2015

we stayed here and the accommodation was nice but the welcome not. We had travelled from Scotland and had hit traffic problems. We had agreed to be there by 9pm but didn't arrive until before 10pm. After phone calls from the car to the B&B the woman made it clear this was not acceptable. We didn't realise at the time... More 

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themalthouse, Owner at The Malthouse B&B, responded to this review

Firstly we are sorry that this family felt that the welcome they received from us was strange. We pride ourselves on offering all our guests a very warm welcome so their comments are disappointing. Secondly we are glad that they liked our accommodation and enjoyed their breakfast. Occasionally guests will experience problems during their journey and will contact us to... More 

Barrow-in-Furness, United Kingdom
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54 reviews 54 reviews
16 hotel reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 2, 2014

This was our third time here this year. This alone speaks volumes. The rooms are clean tidy and warm and very well set out. The food is plentiful and tasty. The owners are great people, very friendly and welcoming. We would not only use this lovely home from home again we will recommend it to our friends. Thank you all... More 

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themalthouse, Owner at The Malthouse B&B, responded to this review

We were thrilled to read this review, these folks are just super. It has been a joy for us to look after them this year and we are positive that we will see them again next year. We can't wait! A lovely review and yummy chocs, thanks! More 

Aberadre
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5 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 1, 2014

What a beautiful B&B- down to every last detail! The staff are so friendly and helpful! They literally cannot do enough for you! The breakfast was plentiful and freshly cooked and you have the choices of vegetarian, vegan or glutton free! The rooms are cleaned daily to a very high standard and have everything you need! The bed is the... More 

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themalthouse, Owner at The Malthouse B&B, responded to this review

What a lovely review from a smashing couple! It's great to know that they enjoyed their stay with us and found everything to their liking. We very much hope that they come to see us again. More 

Gateshead, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 29, 2014

This is the third time I have stayed here in 4 years and I would love to come back again. The owners are so friendly, and welcoming you feel right at home and that nothing is a bother. We were travelling down to visit Alton Towers for two days and on the morning we received a phone call to ask... More 

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themalthouse, Owner at The Malthouse B&B, responded to this review

It was a total pleasure for us to see this happy gang again. They just love Alton Towers, so we were glad that they enjoyed their time at the theme park. We are really pleased to know that they want to come and see us again, we can't wait to see them! More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 1, 2014

Had a lovely weekend at the Malthouse and would absolutely stay agian and recommend to anyone. The owners were so lovely and friendly and made us feel welcome. The room we stayed in was cosy, clean and spacious and the breakfast was absolutely delicious. Could not fault a single thing and can't praise it enough. Would defiantly recommend to anyone.

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themalthouse, Owner at The Malthouse B&B, responded to this review

A lovely review, thank you very much. We are always delighted when guests return to see us or are kind enough to recommend us to their family and friends. Glad to know that everything was just so! More 

Southend-on-Sea, United Kingdom
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2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2014

Without a doubt the nicest B & B we have EVER stayed in. Beautiful surroundings in Alton, such a beautiful town, so peaceful and quiet, incredible service, super friendly, went above and beyond, excellent breakfast, would come back for sure.

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themalthouse, Owner at The Malthouse B&B, responded to this review

A wonderful review, thanks! Hope to see these folks again. More 

Perth, Australia
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19 hotel reviews
73 helpful votes 73 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 16, 2014

The Malthouse is easily one of the nicest B&B's my partner and I have stayed in!! Beautiful building in the picturesque town of Alton. Few minutes drive from Alton Towers Theme Park (or 20 minute daring walk as we had no car!). Short walk away from a few lovely pubs - though highly recommend you book for dinner especially the... More 

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themalthouse, Owner at The Malthouse B&B, responded to this review

Glad this couple had an all round great stay with us, their kind comments are very much appreciated. Lollipop looks forward to seeing them again! More 

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