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Derby, United Kingdom
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

were greeted at the hotel by Jo who told us our room was ready she also serves at breakfast and is very helpful has a very cheery manner and made us feel welcome we had a snack at lunchtime that was delicious and at night we ate in the stables bar and the food was superb our room was great...

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Staff were friendly. Hotel in great location, beautiful views. Food was excellent in restaurant and stables bar next door. Bed was clean and comfortable, windows had drafts, storage heated rooms. Very dated rooms need refurb.

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We hosted our wedding here. The staff were wonderful and very accommodating. The food was great and even allowed for people with bizarre food preferences. We booked out all the rooms for the wedding party and found them charming and exactly what you'd expect at an inn of this type. The staff were super helpful with recommending florists and other...

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St Austell, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We dined here because it was reasonably priced, log fire, dog friendly and a great location, especially for walkers and visitors to the Peak District. Great view along Monsal Dale and the old railway line, sadly now only a route for walkers, cycles and horses, but no longer echoing to the sound of crack expresses to and from London and...

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Solihull, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

After a cold morning on the Monsal trail the stables bar was a welcome pit stop, It was baking hot inside with a red hot stove with no spare seats so we sat outside, ordered 2 sandwiches which were promptly delivered, very tasty with salad, crisps and coleslaw This is no frills hikers bar which seems well prepared when it's...

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Derby, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We had a wonderful walk on NY's Day from Monsal Head, to Shackleton Woods , Ashford in the Water and back . We have eaten in the Stables Bar many times...cosy and usually good. We decided to eat in the Hotel ( 3rd time ) and given a table.... despite a large family group of over 20 people on two...

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

On arrival to the hotel the first thing you notice is that your in a great location with wonderful views , however when my wife and I arrived to see what was the earliest time we could check in one of the staff was quiet abrupt to say the least and told us we Carnt check till 3 and carry...

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Bedford, United Kingdom
Reviewed January 6, 2017 via mobile

Arrived to find room unacceptable . The decor was very dated and worn with holes in the soft furnishings The towels on the bed old and washed out and bedding creased In the wardrobe there was a pile of used towels and no hangers The shower room was old and the toilet dirty! The sink was in the bedroom. We...

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Chesterfield
Reviewed January 1, 2017

We parked in the long stay car park near the hotel as we were planning on talking a long walk with a treat of lunch at the Hotel. It has two restaurants one is called 'The Stable' and great for walkers and the other is in the main hotel which we didn't try. We timed our walk perfectly and stood...

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Nottingham, United Kingdom
Reviewed December 28, 2016 via mobile

Walked from Bakewell up to Monsal Head and had the need for food. Discovered the warm and inviting Stables Bar. Good choice of food and went for the beer battered fish and chips. Although no spare seats inside there was extensive seating outside. Thoroughly enjoyable meal washed down with some local ale. Well recommended! If you can't be bothered walking...

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  • Restaurant
  • Free Internet
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Monsal Head Hotel is situated at the peak of the Monsal dale. The hotel itself is steeped in history whilst the Stables bar which has stood the test of time for over 200 years still holds the quirky values today as it did then. Offering a fine selection of beers supplied by local micro breweries. Food is of the highest offering with everything from light bites to hearty meals with an enphasis on good quality local produce all made on the premises. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Monsal Head Hotel

Address: Monsal Head, Peak District National Park, Bakewell DE45 1NL, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Peak District National Park > Bakewell
Price Range: $98 - $149 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 7
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“rooms at the front have good views”
 of 5 bubbles 94paulineh, 6 days ago | Read review
“ask for a room looking over the monsal trail”
 of 5 bubbles bill54769, Nov 1, 2016 | Read review
“One with a view”
 of 5 bubbles suan_thornley, Oct 3, 2016 | Read review
“Rooms one to four have a view down the dale.”
 of 5 bubbles iancoventry_11, Sep 14, 2016 | Read review
“They do have dog friendly rooms but we chose one that wasn't as we don't have dogs”
 of 5 bubbles Jolo43, Sep 7, 2016 | Read review
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