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Kendal, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 days ago NEWvia mobile

Myself and my Girlfriend have just returned from our second visit to the Monsal head. We were greeted at reception by David who remembered us from our previous visit. We had reserved a dale view room as the view is amazing. Our room was lovely and clean ( like others say slightly dated) it served its purpose for us. Yes...

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Bedford, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Arrived to find room unacceptable . The decor was very dated and worn with holes in the soft furnishings The towels on the bed old and washed out and bedding creased In the wardrobe there was a pile of used towels and no hangers The shower room was old and the toilet dirty! The sink was in the bedroom. We...

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Chesterfield
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We parked in the long stay car park near the hotel as we were planning on talking a long walk with a treat of lunch at the Hotel. It has two restaurants one is called 'The Stable' and great for walkers and the other is in the main hotel which we didn't try. We timed our walk perfectly and stood...

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Thank Michael F
Nottingham, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Walked from Bakewell up to Monsal Head and had the need for food. Discovered the warm and inviting Stables Bar. Good choice of food and went for the beer battered fish and chips. Although no spare seats inside there was extensive seating outside. Thoroughly enjoyable meal washed down with some local ale. Well recommended! If you can't be bothered walking...

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Buxton, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I went for Christmas day special lunch, and it was superb. The food was cooked very well and the choice was excellent. I could not fault the service, the friendliness of the staff or the food at all, all was first class. Best decision I have made for Christmas, will be going next year and for meals in the meantime,Chef...

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Derby, England
Reviewed 5 December 2016 via mobile

Had a nice lunch in the stable bar so I cannot comment on the hotel. The Stable Bar has about a dozen tables and old world charm, uneven stone floors and a log burner. The food was well presented and tasty, the cheese and pickle sandwiches at £6.75 which sounds a lot but they came with salad, vegetable crisps and...

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Thank Whadders
Birmingham, United Kingdom
Reviewed 27 November 2016 via mobile

Arriving late and leaving early did not give me much opportunity to sample the full delights but the room was very comfortable and the receptionist could not have been more helpful ensuring that some breakfast was available (I was leaving before the 8am breakfast start). Thumbs up all round.

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Thank Tobyg2
Reviewed 26 November 2016

After a lovely long walk on the Monsal Trail what better than a great place to eat or drink with your dog. The stable bar has some good assets. The long stay car park is right behind the hotel so very convenient. The bar is dog friendly for well behaved dogs, the building has great caracter with cobbled floor, stable...

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Alfreton, United Kingdom
Reviewed 9 November 2016 via mobile

Whilst out for a day walk our group called at the stable bar to the side of the hotel. The place was pretty busy but staff were still very nice and helpful. I only had a coffee but can say it was nice place to shelter from the cold and have a drink. Recommended

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Newcastle-under-Lyme, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 November 2016

I love the monsal trail and have long thought about staying at the monsal head hotel. well I've finally done it and wasn't disappointed.Yes the room is dated, there wasn't a proper shower but it didn't seem to matter.we had our dog with us so i wasn't sure what to expect but i loved it.The staff were great, we loved...

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Monsal Head Hotel is situated at the peak of the Monsal dale. The hotel itself is steeped in history whilst the Stables bar which has stood the test of time for over 200 years still holds the quirky values today as it did then. Offering a fine selection of beers supplied by local micro breweries. Food is of the highest offering with everything from light bites to hearty meals with an enphasis on good quality local produce all made on the premises. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Monsal Head Hotel

Address: Monsal Head, Peak District National Park, Bakewell DE45 1NL, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Peak District National Park > Bakewell
Price Range: $126 - $193 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 7
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Monsal Head Bakewell
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“ask for a room looking over the monsal trail”
 of 5 bubbles bill54769, 1 Nov 2016 | Read review
“One with a view”
 of 5 bubbles suan_thornley, 3 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Rooms one to four have a view down the dale.”
 of 5 bubbles iancoventry_11, 14 Sep 2016 | Read review
“They do have dog friendly rooms but we chose one that wasn't as we don't have dogs”
 of 5 bubbles Jolo43, 7 Sep 2016 | Read review
“We had rooms 4,5, 6 & 7 - all were pretty good”
 of 5 bubbles 327martinc, 30 Aug 2016 | Read review
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