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4.0 of 5 Inn   |   Emmott Lane | Laneshawbridge, Colne BB8 7EG, England
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The Alma Inn
Ranked #2 of 6 Colne B&B and Inns
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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Buckinghamshire, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

I've stayed at the Alma at least half a dozen times now, but have to say that the service there gets better and better. Last time I stayed, the restaurant had a fantastic looking Trio of Beef as a special, but when I ordered, they'd run out. The General Manager Ryan, offered then that the next time I stayed, the... More

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Senior Contributor
49 reviews 49 reviews
6 hotel reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Had family lunch there yesterday. They decided it was a good idea to empty the cesspool in car park while we were having lunch. Doors and windows open. The smell of raw sewage was disgusting. Other guests had to move while we closed all the windows. There was no real remorse shown by batman or waitress just a sorry. Manager... More

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Shrewsbury
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33 reviews 33 reviews
21 hotel reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Great location, placed on a hill with only the moors to surround it - wonderful views. Traditional old pub with well appointed rooms. We stay regularly as we work nearby. Food is absolutely spot on - the chicken and chorizo pasta is simply amazing. Breakfast is superb - they do what can only be described as a home made version... More

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Manchester, United Kingdom
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13 reviews 13 reviews
5 hotel reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 10, 2014

We visited in july for the first time. After arriving at the bar it took the waitress over 15 minutes to take our drink order. Leaving us standing at the bar. Once our drinks order was taken it took another 10 minutes to make. We were then shown through to our table. It seemed as if all the staff were... More

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Keighley, United Kingdom
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5 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2014

This review is a little late in coming but better late than never. We got married here at Christmas last year & it was truly magical. Nothing was too much trouble for the staff, the venue looked amazing. The food was beautiful, all the guests commented on how amazing the food was. We had a truly perfect day, it couldn't... More

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2014

This is not a review as such - was just really disappointed as having waited ages to visit The Alma, my friend and I turned up on Saturday lunch time, eager to sample the wonderful food we've heard so much about and after waiting at the bar for a few minutes, were told that the pub was closed for a... More

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Leeds, United Kingdom
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2014

Never wrote a review before, but feel it would be rude not to. The food was well above my expectations. The room, was clean, very nice décor. The service was excellent, from the manager to the waiting staff nothing was to much trouble. I worked for a leading tour operator for over 10 years and feel I am more than... More

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Mold, United Kingdom
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7 reviews 7 reviews
5 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2014

We stayed here for a night in order to go and watch a stage of the Tour de France which was happening nearby on the following day. The hotel is in a lovely setting, the rooms beautiful (and reasonably priced considering the quality of the décor, bathroom etc.) and the staff could not have been more pleasant and helpful. We... More

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10 reviews 10 reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 25, 2014

we came here for a friends wedding and had a fantastic time the Alma inn is located in the middle of know where but have faith in your sat nav and you will find it we were allowed to check in early which was a huge help as we had traveled along way to get there but usually check in... More

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Keighley, United Kingdom
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 3, 2014

This is the second time that I have visited, the first was very good service was very good food also. My second visit 29th May the service was poor, one bar man look as though he was on another planet, there were only 2 waitress on.

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Additional Information about The Alma Inn

Address: Emmott Lane | Laneshawbridge, Colne BB8 7EG, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Lancashire > Colne
Hotel Class:4 star — The Alma Inn 4*
Also Known As:
The Alma Hotel Colne
The Alma Inn Colne, England

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