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Winterborne Whitechurch, United Kingdom
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10 reviews
5 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Sat Nav takes one passed house, from Ashbourne, by about 50/70 yds small side road on left to turn in if miss. I did but called owner who came out to road to show way in. Very good room, very pretty ( our's was in back great view over fields) Good parking in rear. Beautifully fitted room and bathroom both... More 

Thank anthony s
Sawbridgeworth, United Kingdom
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55 reviews
21 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2016

A small homely B&B that only offers two rooms. The parking was fine, the room was comfy and there was a good supply of tea, coffee, etc. There was a seated area at the bottom of the garden which looked out over the fields. The breakfast was good and I found the land lady to be friendly and helpful. I... More 

Thank Philip T
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262 reviews
59 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 101 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 19, 2016

We found our way to The Lilacs by way of our sat nav, or at least to the road. Yes, the noisy thundering traffic road. The speed limit is 40 mph, but I estimate that all traffic, including monster trucks were travelling at 60 mph. We daren't stop and so pulled round into a side street and went looking on... More 

Thank Lindagreenacre
Staines, United Kingdom
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5 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 18, 2016 via mobile

We had a lovely time .Tina is so helpful and friendly. We stayed there a few times now to visit family and she always makes the boys a lovely cake .and ask for it each time we go back . The cottage is lovely

Thank Marissa L
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2016 via mobile

Took my boyfriend to Alton Towers and stayed here for two nights, what a lovely place. Rooms were very clean and stocked up with water and tea/coffee. The lady was lovely, made a delicious breakfast and was happy to prepare a packed lunch for us which was very good. Definitely recommend.

Thank ChloeHax
Manchester, United Kingdom
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126 reviews
23 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 29, 2015

Nice B and B with nice landlady although it is a little old fashioned for my liking and think it could do with an update. Very noisy fan in the bathroom and very cold room. All in all it was clean and did what I needed for one night . I would stay again.

Thank chrisW2201SI
Liverpool, England, United Kingdom
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24 reviews
7 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 11, 2015

We've stayed here twice now, once in the B&B and once in the cottage. Both are lovely. We're always made to feel welcome and breakfast is great. We chose The Lilacs as it's so close to Alton Towers, just 15min drive away and much cheaper than the B&B in the village close to the theme park. We've already booked the... More 

Thank Adam D
Worcester, United Kingdom
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37 reviews
15 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 6, 2015

We stayed here after a family occasion and found it ideal , just on the edge of Ashbourne and far superior than the nearby T********e . National hotel franchises adjust their tariffs according to demand ( there was a big event in the area ) but privately run B & B s are far more personal , comfortable and enjoyable... More 

Thank Britbrat6
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2015

Tina was very welcoming and the house is in a lovely location. The bedroom was really comfortable with the bathroom being spotless. There is a choice for breakfast, |I went with the full english and it was delicious!

Thank Jake S
Ironbridge Gorge, United Kingdom
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232 reviews
110 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 194 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 15, 2015

We stayed here last night and we were very disappointed. The whole place is very dated and the room (ONE) was very small, and the en-suite smaller. The mattress was hard and my back ached all day the day after. We had to open the window as the room was warm and stuffy but then the very busy A 52... More 

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Additional Information about The Lilacs

Address: The Lilacs Mayfield Road, Ashbourne DE6 2BJ, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Derbyshire > Ashbourne
Price Range: $68 - $79 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — The Lilacs 4*
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