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The Priest House by the River

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04/06/2017 05/06/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
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Wetherby, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago NEWvia mobile

Staying at the Priest House by the River is never a difficult decision to take, the location, the main house rooms and the public rooms are lovely. However for guests returning, and folks already very familiar, the really pleasurable aspect is how the staff perform. From check in to breakfast service, the professional and genuinely friendly staff make the stay.

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Chatham, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago

Set in a beautiful location. I am disabled and my husband and I stayed in one of the cottages that is wheelchair accessible. It has been well thought out, although I did have difficulty with the bathroom sink as I couldn't get my wheelchair very close. Other than that it was a perfect room. All members of staff were extremely...

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Market Harborough, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago

We arrived on Friday for a quite romantic break only to find a wedding taking place. Alarm bells sounded! Drunk rowdy guests, screaming children, loud music and doors banging late at night! Luckily that was not the case and I can only assume the wedding party was at the other side of the hotel. However I do think guests should...

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Knowle, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago

In February we booked The Terrace room for our Golden Wedding celebrations on September 3rd. We chose this room specifically because it had access to the terrace. No other room fitted our requirements. We paid our deposit and told our family to keep the date free. We have now been told that the Terrace Room is no longer available to...

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Lincoln, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We stayed between Christmas and new year on one of the romance packages and couldn't of asked for more. The food was lovely staff friendly and welcoming and the room was so comfy. The setting is lovely and we had bad gog when we arrived so was nice the next morning to see the surroundings in all there glory. I...

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Huddersfield, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

What a fantastic venue. Lovely tranquil setting and a large car park. We stayed in a cottage, which has been renovated and in keeping with its age. The floor was a little creaky, but in keeping with a property of this age. The room had quality Molten Brown products and luxury bathrobes etc. The staff were excellent and attentive. We...

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Thank Brian B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We held our wedding here at Easter. The venue was perfect, rooms decorated by the staff to our requirements, food was fantastic with special diets catered for. Staff were so friendly and helpful going that extra mile to make our day special. Our rooms were excellent. All our guests commented on how great everything was. We would certainly recommend it.

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Leicester, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We had booked a table for lunch on the Bank Holiday Monday The location was delightful however everything else disappointed The Soup was tasteless and watered down The service was lacking in finesse The waitress although trying to be helpful had a very dirty waistcoat which really did not show this restaurant in a good light All our main courses...

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Derby, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Having been twice before for afternoon tea we had no hesitation in booking again to celebrate my daughter's birthday. We arrived on time and the receptionist asked us quite politely to go to a room at the end of the corridor. This was the bar and we had to wait 5 minutes before any member of staff appeared. When she...

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Tamworth, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We wondered what the Priest House Hotel would be like as it is near East Midlands Airport and the racing circuit is not far away but it was fine. We could not hear any planes or any other noise and the Hotel, which is overlooking the River Trent, felt peaceful and many miles from any urban disturbance. The staff are...

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  • Free Parking
  • Room Service
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Breakfast included
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Set in a tranquil and stunning location on the banks of the River Trent, The Priest House's history is a rich one that can be traced back almost 1,000 years. Built around a mill tower with its very own water wheels, this 42 bedroom hotel is perfectly placed for a romantic break, an exclusive conference venue or a picture perfect wedding. We've hand-picked a fine selection of food and drink to compliment the charm and romance of our English Countryside setting. Fine dine in our beautiful dining room or relax in our newly renovated and re-named Millstream Bar & Terrace where you can enjoy al fresco dining overlooking the River Trent in the Summer months. We invite you to come and relax and really feel at home with us. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Priest House by the River

Address: Kings Mills, Castle Donington DE74 2RR, England (Formerly The Priest House Hotel)
Region: United Kingdom > England > Derbyshire > Castle Donington
Price Range: $130 - $220 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — The Priest House by the River 4*
Number of rooms: 42
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Also Known As:
Priest House Hotel Castle Donington
Priest Hotel Castle Donington
The Priest House By The River Castle Donington, UK - England
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#3 Business Hotel in Castle Donington
#3 Luxury Hotel in Castle Donington
#5 Romantic Hotel in Castle Donington
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See which rooms travellers prefer

“Cottage number 7 is wheelchair accessible but difficult to get close to the sink. Shower is good size wit seating and grab rails.”
Bluebell466, 14 May 2017 | Read review
“Avoid race days at Donington if you planning a visit”
rogerc697, 13 May 2017 | Read review
“No lift but there are ground floor bedrooms.”
ElaineNuneaton, 5 May 2017 | Read review
“Apparently Room 29 overlooks the river - most face away from it.”
_jeanwsands, 3 May 2017 | Read review
“Firat floor away from the car park would be best”
A1460XPdavidc, 20 Apr 2017 | Read review
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