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The Warren

The Dale | Battlesteads, Alton ST10 4BG, England
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The Warren
Ranked #2 of 10 Alton B&B and Inns
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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  • 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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Humbie
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5 reviews 5 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We would normally avoid B&Bs, but this has to be the best place we have stayed at and better than a hotel. The rooms are self contained and very private like a home from home. The beds super comfy, our hosts lovely people with super polite family. Breakfasts cooked beautiful. Very clean and well kept, run like clockwork. Amazing views... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

We have just got back from a fabulous stay here, the room was lovely and had absolutely everything you need, the bed was super comfy & everything was spotlessly clean & all fresh decor. The view was amazing from our room! Alison was a lovely friendly host and her breakfast was amazing too...deelicious. didn't want to leave. With a lot... More

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Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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7 reviews 7 reviews
7 hotel reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Once again we have nothing but good things to say about the Warren. The new owners have picked up the very high standards set by the previous owners. During the week before our visit Alison contacted me to ask for an estimated time of arrival and offered to book a table nearby for a meal when we arrived. This was... More

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Lichfield, United Kingdom
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8 reviews 8 reviews
6 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Once again we have had a great time staying at the warren in alton. We were made to feel so welcome and our every need was tended to. We took most of the family this time and they loved it i think my mom and dad are going to be regulars. The view out of the window as you eat... More

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Wrexham, UK
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112 reviews 112 reviews
17 hotel reviews
101 helpful votes 101 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

It amazes me how many good guesthouses are within easy reach of Alton Towers. This is another example, one of the best. The owners have thought about what makes a guest house into a relaxing place to stay, rather than just a place to sleep. It was nice to stay at a guesthouse where the owners love the big rides... More

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Studley, United Kingdom
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26 reviews 26 reviews
15 hotel reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Where do you start when you are writing a review of such an amazing place? At the booking stage i suppose? I emailed Alison (the owner) from the B&B website and within the hour i had a reply and she confirmed the availability matched our needs. We wanted a three night stay with a toddler - so anybody reading this... More

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London, United Kingdom
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3 reviews 3 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 16, 2014

My partner and I stayed at the Warren for two nights and had a great experience. The Warren is situated 5 minutes drive from Alton Towers and enjoys beautiful views of Alton. Our room (double) was clean, large and decorated to a very high standard. Alison and John are fantastic hosts and gave us a very warm welcome, despite our... More

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Truro, England, United Kingdom
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6 reviews 6 reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 2, 2014

Probably one of the best B&B's we have ever stayed in. Alison and John run a spotlessly clean B&B with great facilities and great views over the valley. It was great to be greeted by a friendly couple who are clearly passionate about their business. Thanks guys we will see you in August kids in tow.

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Yeovil, United Kingdom
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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2014

we have just spent a lovely two nights at The Warren, the rooms were beautifully decorated, spacious and clean. The surroundings to the b&b are beautiful, looking down into valleys. Alison and Jon made us feel very welcome and nothing was too much trouble, also adding little special touches. Breakfast each morning was delicious with individual needs(including fussy children) catered... More

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Stoke-on-Trent, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 21, 2014

my husband was 50 and we went to uttoxeter races and ub40 concert afterwards. Alison and John are wonderful people, very polite and friendly. The rooms are beautifully decorated and everything you need for your stay. Alison greeted us and showed us to our room and then gave us a bottle of cold bucks fizz to celebrate, and gave neil... More

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Address: The Dale | Battlesteads, Alton ST10 4BG, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Staffordshire > Alton
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$

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Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking
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