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The Izaak Walton Hotel

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Overview
Dovedale, Ilam, Peak District National Park DE6 2AY England See on map
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast Buffet
Non-Smoking Hotel
Restaurant
Room Service
Family Rooms
3 Star accommodation
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Stayed here with a friend a couple of days, the weather was poor but still the location is absolutely stunning, great even for non-walkers. The hotel is very old-fashioned, decor is about 1980 perhaps earlier but it’s also very comfortable, beds especially were first-rate and...More

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Response from James K, Owner at The Izaak Walton HotelResponded yesterday

Thank you for taking the time to review The Izaak Walton Hotel. I am pleased to hear you enjoyed a comfortable stay whilst with us and that you found the staff to be charming and helpful. We hope to welcome you back again soon and...More

Reviewed 2 days ago

One night midweek stay in September for walking break in Peak District. Well located for south Peak District and accessibility from London/South via M1/A50. Unfortunately weather was wet so did not get chance for walking right from front door although having been to the area...More

Thank Robert D
Response from James K, Owner at The Izaak Walton HotelResponded yesterday

Dear Robert, thank you for taking the time to review The Izaak Walton Hotel following your mid week stay. It is lovely to hear that you found your room to be spacious and that you enjoyed your meal in The Haddon Restaurant and pre dinner...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We have just returned from a lovely two night break at the Izaak Walton. Firstly, the location is stunning. The hotel is set in the middle of nowhere surrounded by fields of cows and sheep, within walking distance of Dovedale stepping stones and Thorpe Cloud....More

Thank Lisa H
Response from James K, Owner at The Izaak Walton HotelResponded 1 week ago

Dear Lisa, thank you for taking the time to review The Izaak Walton Hotel. It is good to hear of your two night break and I am pleased you received a friendly welcome and that you found your room to be clean and spacious. I...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

Stayed for a wedding.Easy to find from the A.515 and more than adequate parking.Situated perfectly for walking in the Peak District or just a quiet holiday.Rooms comfortable. Certainly not modern but with plenty of character. Friendly,efficient staff. Good food. Highly recommended.More

Thank Robert S
Response from James K, Owner at The Izaak Walton HotelResponded 1 week ago

Dear Robert, thank you for taking the time to review The Izaak Walton Hotel. I am pleased to hear of your recent stay and especially that you found your room to be comfortable. It is also good to hear that you enjoyed the food and...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Dropped in for lunch at this friendly hotel during a walk from Ilam to Dovedale. Welcoming staff and they are happy to have dogs in the bar (although we used one of their two garden seating areas as the weather was nice). Prices are typical...More

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Response from James K, Owner at The Izaak Walton HotelResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for taking the time to review The Izaak Walton Hotel. It is good to hear of your visit following your walk in the local area and especially that you enjoyed the quality and portion sizes of your meals whilst dining with us. We...More

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Description
The Izaak Walton Hotel is a family owned Country House Hotel. Set in beautiful Dovedale just a short walk from the River Dove and the famous 'Stepping Stones.' The Haddon restaurant with spectacular views of ...More 'Thorpe Cloud' serves a daily A La Carte menu. The bar is open daily from 9am to 11pm for lunches, afternoon tea and evening bar menu. We look forward to welcoming you soon. Less
Hotel class
Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Room Service
Free Parking
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Banquet Room
Breakfast Available
Conference Facilities
Laundry Service
Meeting Rooms
Non-Smoking Hotel
Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Wheelchair Access
Pool
Beachfront
Spa
Breakfast included
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
37
Price range
US$100 - US$205 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Location
United Kingdom > England > Peak District National Park > Ilam
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
37
Price range
US$100 - US$205 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Location
United Kingdom > England > Peak District National Park > Ilam
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Traveller (178)
Room & Suite (121)
Dining (77)
Pool & Beach (1)
Family and Play Areas (6)
Business Centre & Event Rooms (1)
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Shropshirelass56
16 July 2018|
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Response from Katey K | Reviewed this property |
There was a hair dryer but it was tiny and not very powerful so you may want to take your own. We don't remember seeing an ironing board in the room but I'm sure the staff would sort it out if you requested one.
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Emma H
14 February 2018|
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Response from smokey40 | Reviewed this property |
I am not sure but it's worth a call. I did talk to them about the tariff and I think even if you have to get to rooms I'll give him a call because I sure they will offer a deal. hopefully you do get there because it's just... More
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joy a
30 January 2018|
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Response from Jane D | Reviewed this property |
there were dogs in the main bar when we went
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Room Tips
"Dales view room only a little extra was good (dont know how compares to others)"
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"Rooms at front look out over Thorpe Cloud which is quite dramatic"
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"Phone for your booking and ask for what you need."
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"First floor rooms mean you can leave the curtains open and wake to a view"
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