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The Old Poets' Corner

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  • Excellent63%
  • Very good24%
  • Average6%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
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“great pub”(23 reviews)
“poets corner”(32 reviews)
“real ale”(17 reviews)
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast Available
Non-Smoking Hotel
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Pets Allowed
3.5 Star Hotel
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Reviewed 28 July 2016

After a day in the rain visiting a national trust property we decided to find the Old Poets Corner having seen it in the CAMRA guide. How was the pub? Brilliant as it has plenty of character and characters. but no strange looks that you...More

Thank Richard D
Reviewed 24 July 2016 via mobile

We drove too this pub as previously we had been with friends ,and hubby loves leffe and its on tap here, we arrived 5pm is, the locals don't miss anything, when we walked in they stare at anyone they don't recognise, if they feel they...More

2  Thank ablb
Reviewed 12 July 2016

Just come back from a 5 night stay in the cottage attached to the pub had a great time! The pub is great full of character great Real Ales and very good quality and value pub food much better than the average. Staff all friendly...More

Thank Brian D
Reviewed 10 July 2016 via mobile

Bowling in Mattock we decided to book somewhere to stay. We searched and found this place. The hospitality was superb. The place was clean and tidy and had character by the bucket full. The beers and ciders were delicious and served with love for the...More

Thank Ash W
Reviewed 6 July 2016

Over the last 20 years I have visited this pub 4 or 5 times every year. My last visit was very disappointing. The barman was quite rude, showing off to the regulars at the bar and refused to serve my son without ID - he...More

2  Thank Stuart1953
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Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
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Free Parking
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Breakfast Available
Things to do
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
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Price range
US$98 - US$115 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms
Details
Price range
US$98 - US$115 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms
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SarahLouDerby
8 July 2016|
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Response from 74foxylady | Reviewed this property |
Yes when we visited they chatted to our son and me hi feel really welcome
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"I did not stay here just used the public bar"
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"We did not use the hotel, we only used the bar"
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"Very happy with 'Burns' room"
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"Burns room has views of the village and is very quiet."
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