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All 3 Ashford-in-the-Water B&Bs / inns

Riverside House Hotel

Fennel Street, Ashford-in-the-Water, Peak District National Park, Bakewell DE45 1QF, England
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Riverside House Hotel
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    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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Derby, United Kingdom
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54 reviews 54 reviews
35 hotel reviews
67 helpful votes 67 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

My husband & I celebrated our Silver Wedding Anniversary with a large party of family and friends for Sunday lunch last weekend. The organisation prior to the event was handled brilliantly and everything ran very smoothly on the day. We had our Wedding reception at the hotel and so it was the obvious choice for this occasion and we were... More

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Maidstone, United Kingdom
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

This was our third visit, but our first staying overnight. We had a lovely room with a welcoming bowl of fruit, small decanter of sherry and a small dish of nuts/nibbles. The bed, however, was disappointing in that it was twin beds made up together into a king sized 'double'. Consequently it was lacking in comfort and was rather hard.... More

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Devon
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20 reviews 20 reviews
9 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We stopped here for a cream tea during a five mile walk. We ordered two cream teas and one tea. Coming from Devon, we expected two scones each with cream and jam, but only one scone each was offered. The bill for this came to £14. Lovely tea, lovely scones, lovely waitress. We sat outside around the back of the... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We were met with a friendly welcome. My elderly mother given a ground floor garden room (French windows and sitting-out area) and I had the room above. Nice touches in the room included a small Thermos of fresh milk rather than plastic imitation, fresh fruit bowl, small biscuit tin and bedtime chocolates. Comfortable beds and lovely soft furnishings and comfy... More

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Chesterfield, United Kingdom
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13 reviews 13 reviews
4 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A wonderful place for very pleasant service and ambiance. Went here for Sunday lunch to celebrate our wedding anniversary. The whole experience was a joy, firstly we were invited to sit in the drawing room and enjoy a pre. lunch drink and a dish of nibbles, olives, nuts and crisps. The lunch itself was of excellent quality and presentation.I had... More

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11 reviews 11 reviews
7 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2014

Stayed here for one night as a surprise birthday treat. It was such a relaxing stay and you are looked after so well. We thought the sherry was a fun touch along with fresh milk for the tea and coffee and homemade biscuits. Yes the bombay mix was probably not fresh-is it ever?! Give that a miss and leave plenty... More

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Basildon, United Kingdom
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187 reviews 187 reviews
29 hotel reviews
69 helpful votes 69 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2014

On our last full day in the Peaks we had booked a Dinner at the Riverside House Hotel, or so one had thought. Having what I may term as a senior moment I had book somewhere completely different, they did find us a table and allow us to have a two course meal rather than the set three course of... More

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Nottingham, United Kingdom
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4 reviews 4 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 8, 2014

We have just got back from the fabulous riverside house hotel we stayed overnight in the garden room the room overlooked a beautiful garden the room was just perfect ideal in what we wanted we had an amazing evening meal the food was out of this world would definetaly be returning soon. To the staff joe & jack they made... More

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Lincoln
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22 reviews 22 reviews
13 hotel reviews
40 helpful votes 40 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 9, 2014

Stayed at Riverside House for one night in early May. First impressions are good, the hotel is in a beautiful setting by the river, it is a pretty building and the reception staff welcoming and professional. The room however (#3 or "Fern") was definitely on the small side, at this sort of price I expect to be able to watch... More

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Tideswell, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 2, 2014

We go here occasionally for lunch. It never disappoints and is always special. Full of old world charm it is like stepping back to a quieter age. You are ushered into tastefully furnished sitting rooms before being summoned to table. The service is excellent, the food interesting and beautifully presented and the wine list very comprehensive (if expensive!). There is... More

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Address: Fennel Street, Ashford-in-the-Water, Peak District National Park, Bakewell DE45 1QF, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Peak District National Park > Bakewell > Ashford-in-the-Water
Also Known As:
Riverside Hotel Bakewell
Riverside House Hotel Peak District National Park/Ashford-In-The-Water, UK

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