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Reviewed 29 May 2016 via mobile

A very warm welcome by the hosts and location ideal for cycling the Tissington trail. Great breakfast set us up for both days. The rooms were separate from the main house which is good and a nice touch is that a bottle of wine can be bought from the rack if you've forgotten some. Lynn and Gary are superb hosts...

Thank Brian M
Nottingham, United Kingdom
Reviewed 15 May 2016

Very well presented with great attention to detail, all the little extras you'd expect to find in a top flight hotel! Lynn and Gary made us feel very welcome and cooked an amazing breakfast. A short walk to a nice local pub for meals if you need.

Thank adam g
Reviewed 3 May 2016 via mobile

Warm welcome and great base for what we wanted to do - cycling, walking and tea shops and village pubs. Everything clean and tidy. Well cooked breakfast with nice touches of fresh fruit, cheeses, fruit bread, and marinated fruit too. Lots of information and little extras like books, guides, games, torch, dvds, and even spectacles. Bedrooms are very comfortable with...

Thank marksue2005
Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 21 January 2016

The owners of this establishment Lynn and Gary made us feel right at home. They were truly interested in where we had been so far on our trip and where we were heading to next. We stayed for two nights and loved every minute of our experience. The rooms are full of character, very clean and comfortable. They gave us...

Thank Sandra R
Milton Keynes, United Kingdom
Reviewed 20 October 2015

We have stayed at the Smithy many times now and it never fails to be anything short of perfect. The rooms are spacious, full of character and beautifully furnished and the Smithy itself provides an interesting and atmospheric breakfast room where you are provided with an excellent tasty and really well presented breakfast. Gary and Lynn are the most lovely...

1Thank Heather H
Milton Keynes, United Kingdom
Reviewed 28 September 2015

This was our second stay at The Smithy and it remains as one of my favourite places to visit. The location is extremely peaceful and quiet, with beautiful views in every direction. The rooms are charming, comfy and always spotless as well as having little added touches making it all the more inviting and enjoyable. Breakfast is delicious and fresh...

Thank Jade D
Reviewed 27 September 2015

Ideal location for those looking to get away from it all. The accommodation is superb. Clean and well presented with those little extras that make all the difference. The Smithy holds that rustic charm typical of the Derbyshire Peaks but Lynn & Gary just take it that bit further with their personal touch on it all. The breakfast room IS...

Thank SteveRust
Bedford, England
Reviewed 5 July 2015

We chose The Smithy because of the reviews and were not disappointed. Set in lovely countryside, the Smithy and barn have been converted into a wonderful B&B. Our hosts, Lynn & Gary, were very welcoming when we turned up on a cold February afternoon and showed us to our room, The Forge, on the upper floor of the barn. The...

2Thank Somuchtosee01
Cambridge, United Kingdom
Reviewed 30 June 2015 via mobile

Lynn and Gary were great hosts. Wonderful accommodation with lots of nice little touches; a keen eye to detail which makes all the difference. Breakfast was served in the smithy which was a lovely setting and very good quality. Rooms were well furnished and comfortable. Would recommend.

Thank JPO56
London, England, United Kingdom
Reviewed 7 April 2015

The Smithy offers you better than you would expect in nearly every department. The hosts are simply fantastic - a warm welcome is just the start. All three of our evening meals were booked for us in local pubs, with a note left in our room letting us know where and when we would dine. Our wet and muddy kit...

1Thank Stuart P

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  • Refrigerator in room
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Additional Information about The Smithy

Address: The Smithy Biggin Lane | Biggen by Hartington, Buxton SK17 0SW, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Derbyshire > Buxton
Hotel Class:5 star — The Smithy 5*
Number of rooms: 4
Also Known As:
The Smithy Buxton, Derbyshire
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“The Bellows had a stone wall and a bath with plenty of small windows.”
 of 5 bubbles 944adamg, 15 May 2016 | Read review
“All rooms are excellent - some have baths some have showers so ask if you have a preference.”
 of 5 bubbles J3694CXheatherh, 20 Oct 2015 | Read review
“There are 4 x double bed rooms (all with en suite. Towels etc provided)”
 of 5 bubbles SteveRust, 27 Sep 2015 | Read review
“Top rooms carpeted - Bellows has a bath (others have shower). ALL rooms were inspected and we would have been happy in any of them.”
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 of 5 bubbles Somuchtosee01, 5 Jul 2015 | Read review
“All the rooms are gorgeous - Bellows is particularly interesting as it has a bare stone wall.”
 of 5 bubbles Juliette034, 18 Feb 2015 | Read review
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