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Ware, United Kingdom
Reviewed 11 June 2012

We booked this on line after reading reviews on trip Advisor. The Hosts were very welcoming and could not do enough for us and the other guests. We stayed in the Loft which was at the top of the house, It was a lovely spacious room with a king size bed a good size on suite and lots of little...

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Exeter, United Kingdom
Reviewed 6 June 2012

Our title sums this B & B up, although it does omit mention of the amazingly friendly owners. We were welcomed with tea, coffee and cakes and after unwinding following a long drive were taken to our room, which had at it's centre the largest bed imagineable - much appreciated by those of us for whom a six-footer is just...

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Nottingham, United Kingdom
Reviewed 29 May 2012

We stayed at Sheriff Lodge on 25th and 26th May to celebrate our birthdays. Alan and Kate were amazing hosts and we felt very well looked after. The rooms are lovely with huge, comfortable beds and the whole place is immaculate. Breakfast was the best we've ever had on our travels! We would definitely recommend to anyone and we'll certainly...

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Preston, United Kingdom
Reviewed 22 May 2012

We stayed at Sherif Lodge from 17 to 21 May 2012 with our two greyhounds. It was perfect for us. Super accommodation, truly outstanding breakfasts, (from full english; to fruit salads to die for; home-made bread; cereals; juices, etc.) The friendlyness was second to none and we will definitely go back again. Only a short walk from Matlock town centre,...

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Trowbridge, United Kingdom
Reviewed 11 May 2012

We found this hotel via the Tourist Information Office list. It is wonderful. The bedrooms were well-furnished, the bathrooms spotless. The enormous bed in The Loft is the best night's sleep I've had in years. Amenities for guests are many and varied. The family made us so welcome and we left reluctantly after a large and freshly-cooked breakfast. We were...

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alanrichmond, Owner at Sheriff Lodge, responded to this review

Susan, Thanks for your great response - our gigantic (7 foot long) beds are obviously still a hit:-) But your review gives me a great opportunity to clarify a couple of minor points. Firstly we are not a hotel - the English Tourist Board won't allow this title as we simply (but we hope very effectively) supply bed & breakfast...

South Mimms, United Kingdom
Reviewed 9 May 2012

We visited with our large unruly dog on May Bank Holiday weekend, so we were in the self-contained Warren. It was warm, comfortable and cosy. the shower was wonderful and even the quirky eco-drainage system was not a problem for us. Nothing was too much trouble for Alan and Kate, they were obliging when we called to warn that we...

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Thank RuthwithMoose
London
Reviewed 3 May 2012

Stayed at Sherriff Lodge during the weekend of April 28th for a girls walking weekend. We stayed in The Warren with my dog. The Warren is really well set up for the dog with it's own external door for taking the dog out without disturbing the other guests and making it easier for us. Due to recent illness Alans wife...

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alanrichmond, Owner at Sheriff Lodge, responded to this review

Hello you three - thanks for a great response - we aim to please and it looks like we are succeeding:-) You are right about my favourite Mother-in-Law - Megan has been a fabulous help to me over the last few months - I couldn't have done it without her. Kate is making a slow but steady recovery and she...

Worcester, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 May 2012

Thoroughly enjoyed staying at Sheriff Lodge. This was booked as a birthday treat. Made to feel very welcome. The room stayed in was comfortable, clean and well maintained. The only downside was the mattress on the bed was harder than I am used to. The breakfasts served were first class. Plenty of choice with quality ingredients used. The home made...

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alanrichmond, Owner at Sheriff Lodge, responded to this review

Thanks for your lovely posting - it really does help to know we are still getting it right after all these year (10 at the last count). Your comment about the firmness of the bed is an interesting one - just as your posting appeared on the site we received an e-mail from another pair of guests asking where we'd...

Barnstaple
Reviewed 27 April 2012

I booked Sheriff lodge on the recommendation of my brother and sister and was not disappointed. This is a very friendly, clean and comfortable b&b with lots of thoughtful extras to enhance your stay. The hospitality tray in the bedroom had a wide range of drinks to choose from including decaff. coffee as well as delicious biscuits. On arrival we...

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Thank localgirl_12
North East England
Reviewed 23 April 2012

I can't really add anything to what other, equally delighted reviewers have written. Very friendly, extremely comfortable, the best breakfasts EVER...the home made bread was phenomenal. We've stayed in a lot of places, and I'm usually picky...but everything surpassed our expectations. Thank you so much,and huge apologies for taking the key with me...a Freudian slip perhaps, so that I could...

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alanrichmond, Owner at Sheriff Lodge, responded to this review

Super Smashing Great - thanks for your great posting...and as for the Freudian slip - we look forward to seeing you again in the very near future - and with responses like this you can be as picky as you like:-) Thank you Kate & Alan - Owners

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
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  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
A former Edwardian Gentleman's residence in the heart of the Derbyshire Dales with easy access to the Peak District, Haddon Hall and Chatsworth. Our rooms have extra long, 7 foot beds! In addition we cater for all dietary needs, from vegan to vegetarian to coeliac to diabetic, and of course The Full Derbyshire Breakfast! ... more   less 

Additional Information about Sheriff Lodge

Address: 51 Dimple Road, Matlock DE4 3JX, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Derbyshire > Matlock
Price Range: €113 - €152 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 5
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