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The Westminster Hotel

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04/06/2017 05/06/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
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Reviewed 6 days ago NEWvia mobile

Not quite a hotel more of b and b but you get a set of keys so you can come and go as you like all day.The premises overlook a lake and gardens in the town centre in quite location with lovely views The room was clean and quiet and suitable size for our 2night stay.The breakfast was excellent with...

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San Diego, California
Reviewed 1 week ago

This old well-to-do residence (1800s) converted to a B & B (12 rooms I think) is right on the lovely Victorian park with large ponds, in the center of town. There is no road in front, just the lamplit broad walk-way edging the park. Our bay window looked out on it. The market street is just above it, the attractions...

Thank Carolynstardust
Reviewed 12 April 2017 via mobile

Bed is like sleeping on top of a table, springs sticking up on partners side, cold bath tap not working shower dribbles, ligt hanging from ceiling by wires buzzes when switched on, very uncomfortable night, atleast expect a comfy bed when you stay in a hotel/bnb

1Thank amyth88
Truro, United Kingdom
Reviewed 11 April 2017

We were three nights in Room 12 at the Westminster Hotel for a long weekend in Buxton. I booked via Booking.com and wondered later if that's the way to ensure you don't get the best room. Room 12 was on the second floor at the back with a partial view of the car park. It was a small twin with...

2Thank Andrew B
Reviewed 10 April 2017 via mobile

Beautiful scenery on land and in the caverns. Buxton town full of Victorian charm. Little red bus well worth the money, informative about buildings and places. Comfortable hotel, central to Buxton town and the caverns and beautiful walks.

1Thank Carol L
Birmingham, United Kingdom
Reviewed 30 March 2017

This B&B has a fantastic central location overlooking the Pavilion Gardens, with shopping, restaurants, tea rooms and the Opera House all within easy walking distance. 'Hotel' is rather a generous description - this is definitely a typical British B&B. That said, our room was perfectly clean with a good supply of tea and coffee. Breakfast was fantastic and there was...

Thank dawn h
Reviewed 25 March 2017 via mobile

Stayed here on a business trip. It was a bit tired/dated but did the job for a business trip, would be a good base for exploring the area. In a lovely area. Breakfast was nice and the room was ok. Would stay again if I'm back in the area.

Thank Beer_lover_djb
Reviewed 15 March 2017

Whole place very dated like an old peoples home. Overpriced as not a hotel, just a B&B and a very tired one at that. Overpowering smell of disinfectant and germalene in stairway which has no ventilation, smell pervaded into room even with door shut, had to block with towels to try to reduce smell. Dodgy soft porn pictures on wall....

1Thank Paul M
North Wales
Reviewed 14 March 2017

This is a Guest House and not a Hotel. The car park is very small and narrow with few spaces and you can get locked in quite easily. The location is ideal. There is a musty smell when you enter the 'hotel' and it is 'dated'. We received a warm welcome from the owner who took our money and told...

1Thank Holidayfans9
Birmingham, United Kingdom
Reviewed 30 January 2017 via mobile

Stayed here as part of a hiking trip in the peaks. The rooms were warm and clean. The staff were friendly and the cost was very reasonable. The breakfast was the highlight of the stay - fresh cooked full English with juice and cereal on the side. The honesty bar is also a very nice touch. It's fine for the...

Thank nick f

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  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included

Additional Information about The Westminster Hotel

Address: 21 Broad Walk, Buxton SK17 6JR, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Derbyshire > Buxton
Price Range: $120 - $138 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — The Westminster Hotel 4*
Number of rooms: 12
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Westminster Hotel Buxton
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“Ask for room with view of the park.”
Carolynstardust, 17 May 2017 | Read review
“The one obvious advantage with the top floor, if you can get up there, is that there was no noise from above.”
X3458CHandrewb, 11 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Go for a room with a lake view. Well worth it”
  • Double with single for a child.
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MickandElaine802, 7 Dec 2016 | Read review
“Wouldn't recommend Room 11.”
  • Mould on the ceiling
  • smallest TV ever made...and the only table in the room
  • small cramp bathroom, shabby and with no shelves for tollettries.
  • pathetic shower
Adelefrombarnet, 14 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Prettier view from the rooms at the front, although we didn't go there to look out of the window!”
LOVETRAVEL60_12, 4 Nov 2016 | Read review
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