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AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Non-Smoking Hotel
Breakfast included
Pool
Restaurant
Room Service
3 Star accommodation
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All reviews home made garden room south african breakfast homemade biscuits greek yogurt town centre beautiful garden little touches train station peak district lovely couple extra touches perfect hosts b and b bars and restaurants a wonderful place to stay little gem
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Reviewed 20 September 2018

A pretty, clean, quiet room in Matlock,only a stroll from restaurants and shops but so peaceful.Pretty garden viewed from window. Comfortable bed. Breakfast quite sensational..the pride of owner John. He and wife Anne were the best possible hosts, attentive, warm, friendly yet discrete. Very much...More

Thank bellemichel
Response from Anne A, Owner at Ellen HouseResponded 1 week ago

Thank you very much for this review, we are fortunate to be very close to the town centre with a variety of good restaurants, but located in a quiet cul de sac. John takes great care with his breakfasts and our guest really enjoy his...More

Reviewed 12 September 2018

Stayed here recently. Had a lovely large room, well decorated, spotlessly clean with plenty of storage space and a good ensuite shower room with very nice touches throughout. Hospitality tray very good with excellent home made flapjack. Breakfast had an extensive choice Including GF, vegan...More

Thank UkJabba
Response from Anne A, Manager at Ellen HouseResponded 1 week ago

Thank you so much for taking the time to write this review. We do have an extensive menu where we offer our very popular English breakfast but also include other options if our guests want to try something different. Our home made jams and marmalades...More

Reviewed 10 September 2018

The one and only drawback is that No 37 is up a short but steep hill from the station/town.It is however only a 5 min walk from the railway/bus station. The house is built in local stone which gives it character.~The B & B is...More

Thank Roger J
Response from Anne A, Owner at Ellen HouseResponded 1 week ago

Thank you so much for this very complimentary review. It is good to know that you appreciate the character of our home. Ellen House is an Edwardian building, built in the early 1900's using the local stone as you pointed out, and it does contribute...More

Reviewed 18 July 2018

What a wonderful place to stay, and hosts to match. A variety to choose from at breakfast and all simply stunning - I thought John must have had training... but no, all self taught from his South African roots. A delightful room, welcoming and very...More

Thank redspirit
Response from Anne A, Owner at Ellen HouseResponded 20 July 2018

Thank you very much for this review, it is great to know that you appreciated the room and our breakfast. We do try to offer dishes you might not normally find at a B&B, such as our South African breakfast. It will be a pleasure...More

Reviewed 24 June 2018 via mobile

After a long nights travelling on an overnight ferry through storm Hector, Ellen house was a sight for sore eyes!! I stayed for 3 nights while attending various business meetings and speaking events and was delighted at the accommodation and facilities st Ellen house, not...More

Thank DanielleGault
Response from Anne A, Owner at Ellen HouseResponded 20 July 2018

What a lovely review, thank you very much and it was a delight to get to know you as well. We are so pleased to know that you were able to relax here after your stressful journey. It will be a pleasure to welcome you...More

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Description
Ellen House offers a special stay with the emphasis on excellent service, comfortable rooms and good food. We have a varied English breakfast as well as innovative vegatarian and vegan dishes. We are in the Peak More District and close to Chatsworth House and Haddon Hall. Less
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Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Non-Smoking Hotel
Pool
Beachfront
Room Service
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Breakfast included
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
Number of rooms
8
Price range
US$105 - US$112 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Location
United Kingdom > England > Derbyshire > Matlock
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
Number of rooms
8
Price range
US$105 - US$112 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Location
United Kingdom > England > Derbyshire > Matlock
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Traveller (19)
Room & Suite (15)
Dining (6)
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redspirit
11 February 2018|
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Response from AmandaA2167 | Reviewed this property |
No, we didn’t hear the trains at all, had a great stay happy to recommend
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DRtraveler55
22 February 2015|
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Response from MissT_HongKong |
From Derby the TP bus stops at the station which is a 4 minute walk - but uphill. Worth it the walk though! TP bus runs only at Limited times though.
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"I think that all rooms will be quiet as the road is a cul de sac."
RogerJ333
10 Sep 2018
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"Room 3 is garden acess king size bedroom"
BattyBebington
19 Jun 2018
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"Only four rooms in this guest house"
890shirleyt
15 May 2018
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"Corner rooms get more sun and are larger"
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4 Feb 2018
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