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The Derby Conference Centre

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  • Excellent23%
  • Very good38%
  • Average21%
  • Poor14%
  • Terrible4%
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“tiny shower”(3 reviews)
“bedside table”(6 reviews)
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast Buffet
Non-Smoking Hotel
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Multilingual Staff
4.0 Star Hotel
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All reviewsart deco buildingtiny showerbedside tablelisted buildingno liftbigger roomfull englishbreakfast was excellentself serviceexcellent value for moneylovely buildingplenty of parkingbed and breakfastbuffet styleminute drivecity centreweekend stay
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Having booked the hotel on late rooms with a 10% discount having walked through the front doors found the place to show clear signs of age,understandable of an old building however this has clearly had a very poor and cheap make over to cover the...More

Thank adam f
Response from DerbyConfCentre, Guest Relations Manager at The Derby Conference CentreResponded 4 weeks ago

We are extremely disappointed to read your review particularly as we do not feel it gives a true reflection of our venue as a whole. Yes, we are an old building, Grade II listed in fact, which accounts for the unique sizes & shapes of...More

Reviewed 7 January 2018 via mobile

Stayed for a night whilst attending a function so convenience was the key. The standard double room contained everything you need in a hotel room but just lacked that "little something" to make it excellent. The furniture and curtains are a little dated, the decor...More

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Response from DerbyConfCentre, Guest Relations Manager at The Derby Conference CentreResponded 8 January 2018

Thank you for taking the time to write a review with regards to your recent stay with us. We appreciate your constructive feedback and we will be sure to review and action accordingly. Throughout this year we will continue with our refurbishment plans for all...More

Reviewed 7 January 2018 via mobile

On this occasion it was the worse food we have ever had in the many years of attending the Derbyshire County Ball hosted by the Derby Conference Centre. For the first course I had pâté and you had to help yourself to either bread rolls...More

Thank Annette B
Response from DerbyConfCentre, Guest Relations Manager at The Derby Conference CentreResponded 8 January 2018

Thank you for taking the time to write a review with regards to your recent visit to The Derby Conference Centre. Naturally it is disappointing to receive negative feedback, particularly from an important and returning client and also because we have received many positive comments...More

Reviewed 14 December 2017

We had a company get together here for one night and the Conference centre was fine for that. The room was small but functional enough, with tea and coffee and a few biscuits. The bathroom was long and narrow with a sink, toilet, and small...More

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Response from DerbyConfCentre, Guest Relations Manager at The Derby Conference CentreResponded 16 December 2017

Thank you for your review with regards to your recent visit to The Derby Conference Centre. We welcome your constructive feedback and we will review your comments with the rest of the team here. We do hope that when you are next in Derby that...More

Reviewed 11 December 2017

We stayed one night over a weekend in December at this Art Deco building originally opened in 1938 as a railways training school. There’s plenty of parking and the lady on reception was cheerful and helpful during the check in process. We opted for a...More

Thank nnmercman
Response from DerbyConfCentre, Guest Relations Manager at The Derby Conference CentreResponded 12 December 2017

Many thanks for your feedback regarding your recent stay with us at The Derby Conference Centre. Constructive feedback such as yours is not only a great tool for us to use when reviewing our service & standards but also a good guide for any potential...More

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Free Parking
Restaurant
Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Bar/Lounge
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Free Parking
Meeting Rooms
Business Centre with Internet Access
Banquet Room
Conference Facilities
Laundry Service
Multilingual Staff
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Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
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US$82 - US$114 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Non-Smoking Rooms
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US$82 - US$114 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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"Fire doors are heavy so a lot of noise when clients coming and going."
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"Ask for a room facing the front lawn"
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"Ensure you get a room on the front of the hotel"
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"Premier rooms might be a bit more spacious."
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