We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
$25 Amazon.com Gift Card Get yours when you book a hotel on TripAdvisor and review your stay!

Bank House

Show Prices
Certificate of Excellence
Book on TripAdvisor
Trusted partner. We work with to make your booking as easy as possible.
Secure payments. We use industry-leading practices to keep your information secure.
Enter dates for best prices
powered by PriceFinder
1 room
Check In Check Out
Please enter your travel dates to continue
Check Availability
Book on
or compare prices from up to 200 sites including:
Professional photos
Bank House
View Map
{"containerClass":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_photo_carousel","moduleList":["handlers","shims"],"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_photo_carousel","js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))","shims":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'shims'))"},"template":"ibex_photo_carousel__widget","dust":{"nav_controls":"ibex_photo_carousel__nav_controls"}}}
Add Photo Write a Review

508 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Traveler rating
Traveler type
Time of year
Language
Showing 505: English reviews
Level Contributor
5 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

This place is beautiful. Stayed in the James Bond room which was fun although the dress did not fit lol. The hosts are amazing recommending local restaurants etc full of local knowledge would stay here again. It is also 5 mins away from the theme park in the beautiful village. Breakfast was extensive and unlimited which sets you up for... More 

Helpful?
Thank Chris H
Barbados
Level Contributor
3 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We enjoyed our overnight stay here, we stayed in the punk room with its very quirky decor! The room was clean with good amenities, the bed was very comfortable and we had a tasty cooked breakfast. The owner was very friendly and gave us helpful advice on local walks and places to eat. The only reason I haven't given it... More 

Helpful?
Thank Sue S
Colchester, United Kingdom
Level Contributor
8 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Looking at the b&b from the outside it just looks like a normal house. When you walk in it's like your in a different time zone! :). Everything is retro, which is absolutely amazing. Staff were friendly and so helpful pointing us in the right direction for places to eat and things around the village. Our room is just wow!!!... More 

Helpful?
Thank tinkers123
Lynn P, Owner at Bank House, responded to this review

Wow yourself and shut the door, your review is amazing. Thank you very much for your kind comments, we really appreciate your compliments and feel thrilled that you liked Bank House. Thanks again. More 

Level Contributor
4 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My husband and I stayed here on the weekend whilst visiting Alton Towers. From the moment we checked in, the service was amazing! The owners are very friendly, helpful and accommodating. Our room (the mod/British themed room) was fun and quirky and we both slept well in a bed that was bigger than the double which was described in the... More 

Helpful?
Thank Sabrina W
Lynn P, Owner at Bank House, responded to this review

We feel blessed to have lovely guests like yourselves write such a glowing review. All the staff at Bank House try their best to deliver a good service and it's rewarding to read we got it right. Thank you very much for your kind review and we do hope we'll see you again. More 

Greenock, United Kingdom
Level Contributor
7 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Visited this hotel on Saturday night with my boyfriend and couldnt have been more impressed. The service from the owners was one of the best ive ever had! The room we stayed in (the paris themed one) was beautiful, really clean and so confortable! Loved the decor of it and the spa bath was a great little asset. Great location... More 

Helpful?
Thank carls92xx
Lynn P, Owner at Bank House, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your wonderful review of Bank House and staff. As owner drivers of the business we want to make sure our guests are always looked after and obviously we impressed you with our service. It would be our pleasure to see you lovely pair again. Once again thank you very much. More 

Birmingham, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The room is amazing! The bathtub is so comfortable and the bed is extremely soft. The only weak point is the wifi signal is not strong while it is fast when it is connected, just sometimes connection off annoys me especially my data is run out. But overall this is fantastic place to live. The landlords are so lovely and... More 

Helpful?
Thank 237326234
Lynn P, Owner at Bank House, responded to this review

Wow what a great review, thank you very much we really appreciate it. You were great guests and it would be our pleasure to see you again. More 

Cardiff, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We were very impressed with both the standard of the room and the standard of the service. We had our room upgraded from the mod room to the Bond suite free of charge upon arrival, it was excellent. Owners went through great effort to create a vegan breakfast for me (which was delicious), and to suggest local pubs that would... More 

Helpful?
Thank KitY1818
Lynn P, Owner at Bank House, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your fabulous review of Bank House and staff. I think I'll give myself a rise on the strength of your kind comments. We really appreciate you taking the time to review us and review us so highly and we do hope we'll see you again. More 

London, United Kingdom
Level Contributor
3 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 17, 2016

Thank you to Lyn and Bridgette from Bank House in Alton. A superb 5* B&B. We stayed in Alton as we were visiting Alton Towers for a few days for a short family break. Lyn was so welcoming, the rooms were amazing and very comfortable, light and airy. The breakfast choice was amazing, my Daughter loved the smoked salmon and... More 

Helpful?
Thank claire_bev
Lynn P, Owner at Bank House, responded to this review

It was our pleasure to look after your delightful family and we'd love to see you all again. Thank you so much for your kind words and generous comments. It really means a lot to be recognised for our efforts. We enjoy our business and get to meet some super people like you. Thanks again. More 

1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 16, 2016

I had my birthday during my stay in Bank House and the owner, Lynn surprised me in the morning with a lovely birthday card and balloons ! It was an unforgettable birthday morning. And Lynn also drove us to the theme park since there is no passenger path along the way to the park. Also the room is clean and... More 

Helpful?
Thank AgnesCai
Lynn P, Owner at Bank House, responded to this review

Thank you Agnes, for your lovely review of Bank House and your kind comments. We are delighted that you enjoyed your birthday with us. If we are aware of birthdays we try to make it a bit special for our guests so we are glad you appreciated our effort. It would be our pleasure to welcome you back for a... More 

London, United Kingdom
Level Contributor
13 reviews
8 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 8, 2016

What makes this place so special are the owners! Super friendly and really couldn't do enough for you. From check in until check out they made sure nothing was too much trouble. From dinner reservation advice to peak district tips (as well as alton towers tips), to breakfast they had everything covered and ensured our stay was one to remember.... More 

Helpful?
Thank Ronnie H
Lynn P, Owner at Bank House, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your kind and flattering review. We really appreciate your kind words and hope this will help prospective visitors when they read it. All the team go out of their way to help our visitors have a comfortable and memorable stay at Bank House so we are all thrilled when lovely people like you respond with... More 

Questions? Get answers from hotel staff and past guests. Ask a question

135 photos of this hotel

Traveler photos: See what travelers like you saw

Viewed
All Traveler Photos (116)
Viewed
Room/Suite (78)
Viewed
Dining (5)
Viewed
Hotel & Grounds (5)
Viewed
Bathroom (4)
Viewed
Other (24)

Management photos: Courtesy of the property manager

Viewed
All Management Photos (19)
Viewed
Room/Suite (16)
Viewed
Bathroom (2)
Viewed
Other (1)
Check In Check Out
Hotels you might also like...
Also consider these accommodations in or near Alton
0.9 mi away
Alton Towers Hotel
5.0 mi away
Premier Inn Uttoxeter Hotel
0.9 mi away
Splash Landings Hotel
Show Prices
Show Prices
Show Prices
0.1 mi away
Peakstones Inn, Piggery and Friends Restaurant
0.1 mi away
The Malthouse B&B
The Malthouse B&B
#4 of 13 in Alton
5.0 of 5 stars 172 reviews
0.3 mi away
The Warren B&B
The Warren B&B
#2 of 13 in Alton
5.0 of 5 stars 238 reviews
Show Prices
Show Prices
Show Prices
Questions? Get answers from hotel staff and past guests. Ask a question

Amenities

Highlights
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Breakfast
  • Free Parking
  • Bar/Lounge
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
Things to do
  • Bar/Lounge
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
In your room
  • Refrigerator in room
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • Free Breakfast
  • Free Parking
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
4* Bed and Breakfast 1 mile from Alton Towers Resort. Bank House is located in the heart of Alton village and within walking distance of all of the pubs/restaurants. All rooms are themed and en-suite with freesat tv/dvd, tea/coffee making facilities, fridge and hairdryers. Four poster rooms have whirlpool baths. We offer Champagne, Sparkling wine, chocolates, flowers etc for special occasions, prices on application. Free on-site parking and the bus to Alton Towers stops outside. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Bank House

Address: Bank House Smithy Bank, Alton ST10 4AD, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Staffordshire > Alton
Price Range: $115 - $120 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 6
Reservation Options:
TripAdvisor is proud to partner with Booking.com, Agoda, Priceline and Odigeo so you can book your Bank House reservations with confidence. We help millions of travelers each month to find the perfect hotel for both vacation and business trips, always with the best discounts and special offers.
Also Known As:
Bank House Hotel Alton
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.
Claim Your Listing
Enter dates for best prices
Check In Check Out
Price Your Stay