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Hollingwood Lock, Chesterfield Canal

Hollingwood Lock, Hollingwood, Chesterfield, Chesterfield, England
+44 1629 533020
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Lovely spot on the Chesterfield Canal. Really pleasant for walking, bike riding etc. Fully... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Zoe M
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Chesterfield, United Kingdom
via mobile
Hollingwood Hub Cafe

The food and drinks are good quality but it's missing the feel of hospitality it used to have. The... read more

Reviewed 8 November 2017
Frances N
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Chesterfield, United Kingdom
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  • Very good23%
  • Average1%
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“coffee shop” (8 reviews)
“cakes” (15 reviews)
“boat runs” (2 reviews)
LOCATION
Hollingwood Lock, Hollingwood, Chesterfield, Chesterfield, England
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+44 1629 533020
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"coffee shop"
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"cakes"
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"boat runs"
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"home made"
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"lovely selection"
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"tea cake"
in 2 reviews
"lovely walk"
in 4 reviews
"warm welcome"
in 2 reviews
"car park"
in 3 reviews
"well worth a visit"
in 3 reviews
"hub"
in 7 reviews
"cafe"
in 29 reviews
"walkers"
in 5 reviews
"towpath"
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"volunteers"
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"toilets"
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"kingfisher"
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Lovely spot on the Chesterfield Canal. Really pleasant for walking, bike riding etc. Fully accessible part of the canal as most of it is. The latest addition of the coffee shop really makes it a lovely point to stop here. When the sun is shining...More

Thank Zoe M
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Reviewed November 8, 2017

The food and drinks are good quality but it's missing the feel of hospitality it used to have. The Ladies make good cakes just need to work on their social skills. I would recommend the boat trips on the canal

Thank Frances N
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Reviewed October 23, 2017

I had a full English & a strong mug of tea. Lovely people looking after the cafe on a temporary basis. Clean & value for money. Thank you.

Thank Alan A
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Reviewed October 11, 2017

The lock has a little garden and seating area, a working lock and even a shop and cafe. The shop and cafe are not always open so don't rely on them but when they are they offer lovely snacks and drinks, good cakes and a...More

Thank MerliesMum
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Reviewed September 13, 2017 via mobile

The canal is a regular choice for walking my dogs. The people are friendly and i love looking out for the wildlife, such as ducks and swans I've even seen snakes, minks and kingfishers. The cafe is a good stop at the weekend to grab...More

Thank becky c
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Reviewed August 9, 2017

food and drink range very good service good friendly and pleasant staff beautiful location would reccomend a visit

Thank keith m
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Reviewed July 16, 2017 via mobile

Called into Nona's in Hollingwood hub whilst walking Chesterfield Canal. Friendly staff and nice reasonably priced snacks, sandwiches

Thank Michael G
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Reviewed May 12, 2017

"Frank and I so very much enjoyed our 6 hour cruise on the John Varley 11 from Tapton Lock to Staveley Basin only made possible due to the fantastic work and motivation of all the volunteers who have worked so hard to keep this ancient...More

Thank jennyfrank
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Reviewed April 8, 2017

Naughty but a good spot for coffee and home-made cakes & snacks. Clean and pleasant where is very friendly staff and proprietor all stop

Thank dianaecave
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Reviewed March 14, 2017

Nice & steady restful run from Lockoford to Newbridge lane.Plenty of time to talk to people on the banks while passing through.Part way along the canal is The Mill pub{on the right on the way to Newbridge la.}Trips go right up to Staveley canal basin...More

Thank Mick H
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225lisa
March 22, 2015|
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Should say cake in interval.. ha, ha..
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