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Manchester
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 10, 2014

We stayed here on 11th July as we were attending a wedding down the road at Stanley house. We picked it as it was very close by and cheap! I wasn't expecting much to be honest as it's a pub with the accomodation as an add on, but I was very pleasantly surprised as the room was very nice with... More 

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bury
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12 hotel reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2014

The Windmill is basically a food pub with rooms to let. Our room was very clean and with all you would expect, hair dryer, tea and coffee, TV, Wifi, en suite, towels, toiletries. There were no complaints at all. If there was anything to criticise it would be that the establishment is a pub and therefore the room letting is... More 

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Wakefield, United Kingdom
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2014

Stayed here for working in Preston. Its dirty,damp and did not have the towels or the bed linen changed in a whole week we were there. Its a shame because the food was ok and the BAR staff were pleasant enough. The televisions in 2 of the 3 rooms i was in didnt work and neither did the bedside lamps.We... More 

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Saddleworth
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3 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 3, 2014 via mobile

We stayed here as we were at a wedding just down the road. The food in the restaurant was freshly made and delicious and very reasonably priced. Our room was clean, tea making facilities were available and there were clean towels and toiletries in the bathroom. The breakfast the next morning was lovely and there was plenty of food and... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed April 19, 2014

Food not correct when ordered, poor tasting meals, poor service, and long waiting time for food and chef appeared under the influence of alcohol with little waiting staff that appeared to be still at school.

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Southport, United Kingdom
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed December 29, 2013

I booked two "Deluxe" double rooms 8 months in advance as we were going to a family wedding nearby. i contacted the hotel 5 months before to be told there was no record of our booking because the previous manager had left. I was told that there was a twin and double left but then promised they would make sure... More 

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Newcastle upon Tyne
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed November 23, 2013

We stayed at this hotel as we were at a function close by. This was not the cheapest hotel and cost us £65.00 for the night. The rooms are totally in need of a refurb. They were not very clean either with cob webs hanging from the ceiling, dust all over. Not very pleasant smelling. I knew about the access... More 

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burnley
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 20, 2013

Hi all after many years the windmill has changed hands yet again.We arrived with friends very pleasant surroundings friendly staff.I asked to see specials board and was told no specials but do advertise on web site Thursday to Sunday .There was a salad bar but that was closed maybe to be fair they were finishing with it.Menu only mash and... More 

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Preston
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 12, 2013

Came on Tuesday evening and had a very pleasant meal with the Carers Central group from Preston. Staff very friendly and helpful. The food was served hot and was delicious. I would certainly recommend a visit here and look forward to receiving my discount card whereupon I will visit again!

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Skipton, United Kingdom
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17 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 24, 2013 via mobile

I stayed here for one night. I usually stay at the bulls head but they didnt have anyrooms left. This place is clean, tidy, and is perfect for a short stay. I would stay here again. It cost £55 for a night which about £10 too much but overall very good

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Amenities

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  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
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  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking

Additional Information about The Windmill Hotel

Address: Preston New Road, Mellor BB2 7NS, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Cheshire > Mellor
Number of rooms: 7
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