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Reviewed yesterday NEWvia mobile

We went with the Wowcher deal of B and B for two nights , 3 course dinner and 30 min hottub slot . We paid extra for a suite , which was in a nice building with patio doors onto the fields , king sized bed , lounge area . We ate there both nights and the food was lovely...

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Reviewed yesterday NEWvia mobile

We were bought this for a birthday present, we have been to Derbyshire before and enjoyed it. I feel there was nothing horrible about the place or nothing brilliant either. Our room which is an annex off the main building was very dated and in need of decoration, almost in a time warp! We had bunk beds in our room...

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Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

The Dog and Partridge is a 14th century building with later additions. As such it is quaint in the layout of the building. We had the third storey room which was not ideal for me as I'm disabled but that was our fault not theirs. The stairs were a bit much as they are all shapes and sizes as ŷou...

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Leamington Spa, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago

Excellent customer service; friendly staff who were all more than happy to help accommodate us and our dog. The apartment was perfect, very cosy and clean, the bed was the most comfortable I have ever slept on! We ate our meals in the bar as no dogs were allowed in the restaurant however we didn't feel out of place and...

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D&PInn, Owner at The Dog & Partridge Country Inn, responded to this review

Really pleased you enjoyed your stay, hope to welcome you again soon

Reviewed 1 week ago

Excellent room very big clean and tidy best choice of tea and coffee we have ever had in a b&b bed was great I slept all night for the first time in years good breakfast selection friendly staff parked right outside the chalet heating had been put on before we arrived so was nice a warm thank you for a...

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D&PInn, Owner at The Dog & Partridge Country Inn, responded to this review

We are really pleased you enjoyed your stay

Manchester, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago

We booked this with an air miles voucher. I was expecting to be staying in a country inn but the rooms themselves are chalets at the back of the inn with a bit of a walk back to the inn itself for evening meal and breakfast. It was quite dark and I felt a bit unsafe in my high heel...

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D&PInn, Owner at The Dog & Partridge Country Inn, responded to this review

If you had looked on our main website you would have seen all our rooms are in the grounds , I am having the outside lights checked today. Really pleased you liked your room and enjoyed your food

Sheffield, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago

This place needs to work out what it is and say it in the advertising. Close to Alton Towers is the only good point about it. I so wish we had known about the coupons as they at least would have reduced the price of our poor stay. The rooms are like chalets, placed in an unwelcoming yard. You don't...

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D&PInn, Owner at The Dog & Partridge Country Inn, responded to this review

I am really sorry you did not enjoy your stay, and failed to find a coupon, we no the market we are looking for, only a small portion of our guest are going to Alton towers, and we are full most of the year. We do not have a yard, but a 5 acre site of gardens and great views...

Stoke-on-Trent, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago

Chalet clean freeview television in room staff very helpful car parking by chalet very quite ideal for relaxing night hospitality tray in room refil available at reception food very good and more then enough to eat

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D&PInn, Owner at The Dog & Partridge Country Inn, responded to this review

Really pleased you enjoyed your stay, and thankyou for taking time to write a review

NW England
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This was a second visit to this inn. It's located in an excellent location for walkers wanting to visit the White Peak district and is very close to wonderful Riverdale. We stayed in one for the lodges and it had recently been decorated, was very warm and generally very acceptable. Had an excellent evening meal with very generous helpings. The...

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D&PInn, Owner at The Dog & Partridge Country Inn, responded to this review

Really pleased you enjoyed your return visit

Chester, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stayed here on a groupon deal which stated " 1 nights stay for two with breakfast,dinner with optional hot tub usage" The fine print made no mention of the breakfast being continental and under limitations stated dinner upto the value of £14.95 per person and did not say main course only. We only found out after booking when receiving...

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D&PInn, Owner at The Dog & Partridge Country Inn, responded to this review

This is a second review on there visit, please look at my anser to there first review on the 2nd Feb don't be fooled by groupon what do they expect for £69 , and including breakfast , no where does it mention cooked breakfast. and it does say £14.95 per person towards main course on the voucher

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  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free Internet
  • Breakfast included
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  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Free Internet
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  • Breakfast included
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Dog and Partridge Country Inn is set in glorious surroundings on the edge of the Derbyshire / Staffordshire Border. This Peak District Hotel provides the perfect base for sight-seeing and walking holidays. This Derbyshire Hotel has been owned by the same family for over twenty years. And is renowned for the clean and spacious Derbyshire Accommodation located in the grounds of the inn – all on the edge of the Peak District National Park. Our location provides a great holiday base for those wanting to explore Derbyshire or Staffordshire; for businesses needing a meeting or conference venue in a small Derbyshire Hotel or for guests wanting a great night out or a party venue at a Peak District Hotel. With many notable attractions such as Alton Towers, Matlock Bath, Chatsworth House, Carsington Water, Haddon Hall and the lovely market town of Ashbourne only a short drive away, landmarks like Dovedale, Beresford Dale and the fantastic Derbyshire Villages Ilam, Hartington and Tissington – famous for the well dressings – are also within easy reach. The Dog and Partridge Country Inn has long been a popular base for walkers, ramblers and climbers in the Peak District, with a wide choice of walks, routes and climbs of varying distances and degrees of difficulty, all within easy reach of this Peak District Hotel. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Dog & Partridge Country Inn

Address: Town End Lane, Swinscoe, Ashbourne DE6 2HS, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Derbyshire > Ashbourne > Swinscoe
Price Range: $96 - $219 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — The Dog & Partridge Country Inn 3*
Number of rooms: 32
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Also Known As:
The Dog & Partridge Country Hotel Swinscoe
The Dog And Partridge Country Inn
Country Inn Swinscoe
Swinscoe Country Inn
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“If disabled go for a room lower down, rooms 1 or 2 or 3”
 of 5 bubbles 561davidjc, 2 days ago | Read review
“Ask for a room near the inn itself (we had room 22 which was probably the furthest away)”
 of 5 bubbles car0lr65, 1 week ago | Read review
“No chance.”
 of 5 bubbles Liveonelife, 1 week ago | Read review
“Hotel offer hot tub for hire during stay car parking by chalet”
 of 5 bubbles prestatyn604, 1 week ago | Read review
“Choose somewhere else!”
 of 5 bubbles 1stFloridahome, 2 weeks ago | Read review
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