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Derby, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I stay here most weeks with work. Room 6 is in my opinion the best as it has a nice powerful shower. You need to check in before 11pm but other than that you can come and go as you please with fob access to the bedrooms after the pub is closed Room is spacious and location convenient for Handforth....

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Dubai, United Arab Emirates
Reviewed 1 January 2017 via mobile

Stayed here for 4 nights whilst visiting family. Booked because we could get a large family room which we needed for our baby. Restaurant very nice and room functional but certainly not up to 4 star standard as advertised. - No full length mirror in bedroom despite there being many empty walls where it could have gone. - make up...

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Innkeepers_Lodge_01, Guest Relations Manager at Innkeeper's Lodge Alderley Edge, responded to this review

Your feedback is really important to us so thanks for leaving your comments. We make sure we read every one so we know where we can improve.

Reviewed 3 December 2016 via mobile

MY oh my what a dirty place this is. We were invited by friends to visit the area and they booked this "hotel" We do visit more pricey places but i looked on the website and it actually looks fine Ok we go with fingers crossed for a evening overnight stay Be opened minded i tell myself. What a dirty...

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Innkeepers_Lodge_01, Guest Relations Manager at Innkeeper's Lodge Alderley Edge, responded to this review

Thanks for your feedback. We’re really sorry you experienced this during your stay. We’ll make sure the team sees your comments.

Reviewed 15 October 2016 via mobile

Stopped on the way home from shopping. A lovely presentable pub with helpful staff. The food was well presented and was very nice albeit a little expensive for what we had. We have been here previously and there is improvement from our last visit but this was a while ago.

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Innkeepers_Lodge_01, Guest Relations Manager at Innkeeper's Lodge Alderley Edge, responded to this review

Thanks for your feedback on your visit. We’re really glad you enjoyed it and we hope to welcome you back soon.

Preston, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 October 2016 via mobile

Polite, check in, room was ok, not exactly spotless, but served its purpose for 1 night . For £94 you would expect something a little more than the budget offering, say from premier inn, but it didn't. If you have a business meeting locally, then it's worth considering,

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Thanks for taking the time to post your comments. We read every review and try and take all guest feedback on board so we can continually improve.

Newcastle-under-Lyme, United Kingdom
Reviewed 23 September 2016 via mobile

This was the 2nd time we have stayed at the innkeepers lodge and again it didn't disappoint. The rooms are spacious, modern and comfortable. Both rooms have had beautiful bathrooms. Hairdryers in rooms. Part of the merlin pub where we love to have a couple of glasses of fizz. Lovely to sit outside in good weather. We paid extra for...

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Reviewed 2 September 2016

The bar is nice and the food good, and the staff are friendly. Our bedroom was above the kitchen and was far too noisy from the extraction fan, I asked for a fan for the room but one wasn't provided, it was so hot and didn't sleep well.

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Cambridge, United Kingdom
Reviewed 20 June 2016

Stayed over a wet weekend in June. Located about 15 min walk from Alderley Edge, and about 15 mins drive from Jodrell Bank. The checkin was friendly, but a bit slow - pay on arrival. Room and bathroom were reasonable size and very clean. There was a kettle, decent flatscreen TV, and a small wardrobe which had room for clothes...

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Edinburgh, United Kingdom
Reviewed 14 June 2016 via mobile

This is part of a chain owned by brewers Mitchell and Butler. Can't decide if it's a pub or a hotel. Concepts like adding price of meal to your room bill are met with a blank stare and refusal. Lots about the room just misses the target. It's a largish room but the double bed is 2 single mattresses made...

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We’re sorry your last visit wasn’t what you expected. Guest feedback is really important to us as it helps us improve so thank you for taking the time to leave a review.

Leeds, United Kingdom
Reviewed 9 June 2016

Great place to stay when visiting friends. Friendly staff, spacious rooms and good food. The only downfall if you are staying in a room at the rear of the property the extraction fans/generators are all there. We had to have the window open as the room was very hot. Disturbed sleep. So if staying ask for a room on the...

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Amenities

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Breakfast included
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  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Breakfast included
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Nestled between Wilmslow and picturesque Alderley Edge, this elegant lodge gives you all the charm of a country hotel only 12 miles from Manchester.Dating back to the 1880s and dripping with original features and luxurious touches, it's amongst some of the most characterful accommodation in Cheshire. In fact, it was once one of the grandest private residences in wealthy Alderley Edge. Today it offers 10 comfy, modern rooms and a cosy pub and restaurant, where you can savour fresh, seasonal food in the warmth of a crackling open fire.Alderley Edge may boast the highest number of millionaires per square mile in the country, but there's much more to this pretty village than star watching. It's built upon a sandstone escarpment that overlooks the Cheshire Plain, where walkers will find many picturesque routes criss-crossing its beautiful scenery. The National Trust's Quarry Bank Mill and stylish Knutsford are also well worth a visit. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Innkeeper's Lodge Alderley Edge

Address: The Merlin | 5-9 Wilmslow Road, Alderley Edge SK9 7QL, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Cheshire > Alderley Edge
Price Range: $127 - $153 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Innkeeper's Lodge Alderley Edge 4*
Number of rooms: 10
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“ask for a room away from the kitchen”
 of 5 bubbles Barnsey22, 2 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Try and book a room at the front of the property facing the garden. It is a lot quieter.”
 of 5 bubbles Dawn19661102, 9 Jun 2016 | Read review
“There are only a few rooms and they're all in the same floor, was perfectly fine and no noise from outside.”
 of 5 bubbles 788lizzym, 4 Jun 2016 | Read review
“Choose a room at the front !”
 of 5 bubbles BrightonGrandpa, 20 Mar 2016 | Read review
“probably rooms at the front may have better views, but it's a woodland area with a nice garden area.”
 of 5 bubbles Dave69Glasgow, 22 Sep 2015 | Read review
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