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The Silken Strand Hotel

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Reviewed yesterday NEW

We arrived and went to the reception desk it was filthy we wondered what to expect as we have stayed their twice before and rooms were nice room 1 and 3. We was given the key to room 6, £190 for two nights, the toilet was still dirty the room you could not move it was so small and lots...

Thank dianelincolnshire
Stourbridge, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Called in on a midday afternoon. Very quiet. Bar area was filthy. How on earth they can get away with it I'm not sure. Dirty cups left in hallway. Used the toilets however out of 3 in the ladies, only one was working - and that didn't have a button to flush it, ended up wrapping some toilet tissue around...

Thank MollyWhit
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Visited many many times, staff are friendly and welcoming, a lovely building and beer garden, good food and cocktails, however the happy hour which actually is 2 hours, from 5 til 7 on a Friday, is absolute chaos, the bar isn't big enough and there doesn't appear to be enough staff to cope with demand, we (2 of us) ordered...

Thank Deby B
Truro, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Very friendly welcome. The building is old with loads of character. The bathroom had roll top bath and fantastic stained glass windows. There is a pub downstairs and is on the main street. Lovely full English breakfast. Great little market town. We spent the morning at the Sunday market, with loads of craft stalls and local foods.

Thank nomis_eroom
Stoke-on-Trent, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Visited this place a few weeks ago for lunch, I find it hard to find good places to eat in leek but I can happily add this place to my list. I had a chicken and chorizo grilled sandwich with chips. The presentation was stunning and tasted great, my mother had the salad and could not compliment it enough. Will...

Thank paulpogba57
Mansfield, United Kingdom
Reviewed 19 March 2017

What an amazing find, the hotel is so bohemian, the mix of old architecture and modernism work amazingly. The staff were so helpful and attentive without being invasive. As many of the other review the only down side was no shower and lack of hot water. We were in a room on first floor back of the building and had...

Thank JayBloomfield
Reviewed 16 March 2017 via mobile

Burger and drink deal night ten pounds a person. What a fantastic place the building is worth a visit on it's own, steeped in history and wonderfully restored. The restaurant is down in the cellar with the old window lintels still showing, fantastic atmosphere. The staff are lovely, the food is good, the building to die for. A beautiful place...

Thank lindamycock
manchester, united kingdom
Reviewed 14 February 2017

We stayed for one night and at £95.00 was very overpriced. When we arrived the heating hadn't been on in the room and took an age to come through. The hot water was warm at best. There was only a bath and no shower with just a towel rail to heat what was a large bathroom. There were two sinks...

Thank one_united
Reviewed 12 January 2017 via mobile

I recently tried something new! Tapas and tarot! Well organised evening and very friendly. The tapas was freshly made, lovely and hot, i had 3 dishes and it was just about right for me as im not a big eater so tapas is perfect as it means room for dessert. I will return another time soon to try the rest...

Thank trip2tantrums
Newcastle upon Tyne
Reviewed 12 December 2016

We asked for a quiet room but as we entered the hotel one of the staff informed us of a party that might go on until 11.30- 11.45, had we been told earlier we might have booked alsewhere. The party noise wasn't as bad as the vent from the kitchen which roared away until nearly midnight. No shower though there...

Thank Helen W

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Breakfast included
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  • Breakfast included
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Silken Strand Hotel is a Georgian Grade II listed building, situated in the quaint market town of Leek, Staffordshire. Just a few miles away from Alton Towers and in the middle of the beautiful Staffordshire Moorlands. The Silken Strand Hotel, is a perfect place to explore the magnificent surrounding countryside. The Hotel has 7 individual design bedrooms, a well respected restaurant, an atmospheric cellar bar, a welcoming cafe bar, coffee lounge and landscaped gardens in which to enjoy a drink and a meal. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Silken Strand Hotel

Address: 64 St. Edward Street, Leek ST13 5DL, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Staffordshire > Leek
Price Range: $124 - $175 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 7
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“Dont stay there”
dianelincolnshire, 24 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Back of the building so no road noise”
JayBloomfield, 19 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Go elsewhere.”
helenw316, 12 Dec 2016 | Read review
“Visit it first !”
jacquelinewtaylor, 18 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Insist on a shower and a room at the back.”
dons881, 11 Nov 2016 | Read review
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