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Leeds
Reviewed 28 May 2014 via mobile

We stayed here for my husbands birthday. It was lovely, very clean, delicious breakfast, warm, very friendly owner. A short walk into Bonsall village, and only a few miles into Matlock. I'd recommend it. Wish we could have stayed longer to try more of the walks surrounding it!

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Oxford
Reviewed 26 May 2014

Lovely warm place to stay, our weekend was rather cool and wet! Our hosts cooked a wonderful breakfast with a huge choice, it kept us going all day and try the rhubarb and ginger jam it's very tasty. The bed in our room was huge as was the TV. In the lounge there were lots of books and DVDs you...

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Fareham, United Kingdom
Reviewed 25 May 2014

Cosy B&B with friendly and welcoming host Julie. We had a double room. The bed was comfy and we were able to sleep with the window open to keep the room cool at night. There is large comfortable guest lounge with a warm welcoming solid fuel stove and a good range of books, board games and DVDs available to borrow....

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1Thank Dave P
Tauranga, New Zealand
Reviewed 17 May 2014

Stayed here for 3 nights. Our hosts, John and Julie, were very welcoming, friendly and helpful. Bed was comfortable, and breakfasts were excellent. Our room faced a fairly busy road, so was sometimes noisy with the window open, but with window closed it was fine, so not a major problem. Would recommend this B & B.

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pigoflead, Owner at Pig of Lead, responded to this review

Thank you for your review. We are glad you enjoyed your stay with us. Julie and John

Nottingham, United Kingdom
Reviewed 18 April 2014

Pig of Lead was an excellent find, well situated for access to Matlock and Cromford and a lovely (but hilly!) walk to Bonsall village. Julie is an excellent host, showed us round and made us feel really welcome with a hot drink and biscuits in the lounge. The breakfasts are wonderful and nothing felt too much trouble - really liked...

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1Thank valwal355
Peterborough, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 April 2014

After an initial disappoinment with the location our fears were quickly dispelled when Julie greeted us at the door. Julie and her husband John were so welcoming. They showed us round the guest lounge where we could borrow DVDS and books. There was a fridge and microwave for the use of the guests in the very nice dining room. Our...

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2Thank Janice K
Rugby, United Kingdom
Reviewed 9 March 2014

Fantastic B&B, welcomed from the minute we arrived till the minute we left. One of the best breakfasts we have experienced for a B&B and it sets you up for the day, in fact we didn't need to eat until late afternoon. Room was large and had everything you need, not that we spent much time in it. Julie was...

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Spalding, United Kingdom
Reviewed 8 March 2014

Met on arrival with tea and biscuits. Premises provides all the comforts of home, including team making facilities in the room. Huge bed and large flat screen TV. Julie very friendly and chatty. Although an old building with interesting history, it does feel warm and homely.

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1Thank askalan11
Reviewed 20 February 2014

This is an excellent base for exploring an unspoilt part of the UK. Julie is first class as the ever-so-helpful yet unobtrusive host, and provides good local knowledge, as well as an excellent breakfast that sets you up very well for the day. Nothing seems to be too much trouble. We had the room with the super king size bed...

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pigoflead, Owner at Pig of Lead, responded to this review

Hi Thank you for your review.glad you enjoyed your stay and I look forward to seeing you again. Julie

Wolverhampton, United Kingdom
Reviewed 26 January 2014

This is a smashing place to stay .Firstly Julie is so welcoming and friendly , the breakfast is delicious with excellent ingredients used and beautifully cooked and my room was brilliant.The shower lovely and powerful and the bed comfortable too.The building has loads of history too and surrounding area has loads to see and do .So altogether a fabulous stay...

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  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Breakfast included
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Internet
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  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Friendly family run B&B Ideally situated to explore the Peak district. All rooms are en suite with tea/coffee making facilities, DVD player, teletext TV, hairdryer, and alarm clock. Guest lounge with log burning stove. Separate dining room and wonderful freshly cooked breakfasts. Off street parking and secure parking if required. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Pig of Lead

Address: Via Gellia Road, Bonsall, Matlock DE4 2AJ, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Derbyshire > Matlock > Bonsall
Price Range: €74 - €91 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Pig of Lead 3*
Number of rooms: 3
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