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Holmes Chapel
Reviewed 7 November 2016 via mobile

A large group of us stayed here over the weekend for a family wedding. The rooms are tastefully decorated and spacious and the beds are fantastic - so comfortable. Breakfast was lovely and the service generally was excellent - the staff are all quite young, friendly and efficient. One of our party had a dress disaster on the day of...

1Thank I7686NSjulies
Reviewed 7 November 2016 via mobile

Just got back from staying in The New Hobbit, not a bad word to say about it the rooms were a very good size, comfy bed, great bathroom facilities and incredibly clean. The staff were excellent, the bar stayed open till 2am for those of us that wanted a late night. We ate in the hotel the first night we...

1Thank Callum S
Reviewed 30 October 2016 via mobile

Very friendly staff on arrival, lovely contemporary style pub. Great views and nice part of the world. Room was immaculate and great big bed! Food was excellent, both at dinner and at breakfast. Loved this place, real jewel. We stayed in Room 1 on Saturday night and really couldn't fault it, nor would want to, thank you for a great...

1Thank Hopingtotravellots
Manchester, United Kingdom
Reviewed 29 October 2016

The hotel has most of the attributes to make this a good review, but unfortunately we arrived to find no heating. This seems to be an ongoing issue and not something they are trying to solve asap. A small heater did warm our room, but not the bathroom. Public spaces and hallways were chilly, and it was not a particularly...

1Thank bmurray67
Staxton, United Kingdom
Reviewed 19 October 2016

Originally forgot to book us a room and luckily we called and they corrected the error. Room lacked, Heating , central heating faulty, given small ineffective fan heater. No tissues. Miniscule bathroom 6ft x 6ft, shower, squeeze past WC to get in, banged elbow when on WC, tiny sink just about wash your hands, couldn't swing a mouse round. No...

1Thank John R
Stockport, United Kingdom
Reviewed 16 October 2016

After an initial move due to lack of wifi in room and provision of a heater as the boiler was broken to part of the hotel we had a lovely stay- staff were so helpful, food in restaurant good and well priced. New rooms are being added so expect some disruption any technical problems should be resolved then hopefully.

Thank 486Allypally
York, United Kingdom
Reviewed 5 October 2016

Attended a wedding, the place is a little tired, and in need of a refurbishment. (windows dated, peeling paint, damp) An extension is being build at the present so this may be on the cards.The rooms were clean and tidy, the beds very comfortable, the staff friendly. The food on mass is always difficult, nice. Wheel chair access is limited,...

Thank Anna444_11
Grantham, United Kingdom
Reviewed 25 September 2016

Gorgeous wedding venue. Attended a relatives wedding, beautiful. Lovely little personal touches. Staff were very helpful and friendly. Rooms very clean. The only downside was the disabled access, none. Anybody that has mobility issues definitely a NO. Apparently they are building new disabled rooms so hopefully this will solve the problem.

Thank sharon s
Grantham, United Kingdom
Reviewed 11 September 2016 via mobile

We came to the Hobbit for a family wedding and it's an impressive place. The main bar area is well decorated, a wide choice of beers at good prices and plenty of room. The food was outstanding both at the wedding and the breakfast the following morning. The rooms were a decent size even with a bed added for children,...

Thank TheSmiffsGtown
Manchester, United Kingdom
Reviewed 30 August 2016 via mobile

Met with a friendly, warm welcome. The rooms were spotless and beautifully decorated. Only down side tv was very tiny for room but not a massive isdue! We booked for a meal in the evening and food was lovely and staff were amazing. Would highly recommend for family or couples.

Thank Mandi H

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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Public Wifi
  • Banquet Room

Additional Information about The New Hobbit

Address: The Hobbit Hob Lane, Sowerby Bridge HX6 3QL, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Yorkshire > West Yorkshire > Sowerby Bridge
Price Range: €66 - €105 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — The New Hobbit 4*
Number of rooms: 14
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“Ask for a bedroom to the front overlooking the valley”
 of 5 bubbles NickS66, 11 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Room 4 had no heating, room 2 from previous reviewer is the same.”
  • The heating
 of 5 bubbles bmurray67, 29 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Go somewhere else !”
 of 5 bubbles L6262NCjohnr, 19 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Don;t forget to tell 'em you are 60 (assuming you are, of course).”
 of 5 bubbles johneB2806WS, 6 Aug 2016 | Read review
“I've not had one yet that is anything other than quiet and comfortable. Personally, I wouldn't sweat room choice too much.”
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 of 5 bubbles UK49er, 10 Jul 2016 | Read review
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