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Glossop, United Kingdom
Reviewed yesterday NEWvia mobile

Just had a lovely afternoon tea for my 40th birthday. Cannot praise enough. Piles of ridiculously tasty cakes, sandwiches, teacakes, scones and piles of tea and coffee. Staff were both friendly and welcoming , yet left us to enjoy a good 3 hours of chatting and relaxing in the lovely orangery. Highly recommend!

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Bristol, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This small hotel is an absolute gem. We booked quite last minute as part of a trip to see friends and couldn't believe our luck! The bedroom had fresh fruit, cafetière coffee and a decanter of sherry on arrival. The evening meal was absolutely excellent - I had lobster broth, fresh venison and a spectacular chocolate dessert. There was an...

1Thank 109Janet_E_R
Newton Solney, United Kingdom
Reviewed 20 January 2017

It is almost 20 years since I was last a regular visitor to this charming, small, privately-owned and rather special hotel - but nothing much has changed except for the better! The manager and many of his staff have been here for most of that time and this surely illustrates continuity, consistency and a degree of stability seldom found in...

2Thank cbbarrie2016
Reviewed 13 January 2017

A surprise weekend break organised by my husband in September. This was a beautiful little hotel with a well-equipped, albeit very small, bedroom. The breakfast was delicious and the service first class. We didn't eat any other meals here so cannot comment. The building and grounds were stunning.

1Thank WildRover007
Macclesfield, United Kingdom
Reviewed 19 December 2016

Having been attracted by the glowing description of the cuisine and sample lunch menu we booked a birthday lunch. Unfortunately, the menu on the day bore no resemblance to the online sample menu to the extent we had some very expensive pre lunch drinks and left. Fortunately the situation was rescued by an excellent pub lunch at the Bulls Head...

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Reviewed 11 November 2016 via mobile

We arrived for a one night stay on Saturday 5th Nov to a warm welcome at Reception. We were shown to our room that was lovely and warm on this cold evening. There was a fruit bowl stocked with a variety of fruit for us to enjoy as well as a small decanter of sherry and two glasses. Bottled water...

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Jersey, United Kingdom
Reviewed 11 November 2016

Took some pals here for lunch today....lovely hotel, great decor...but, oh boy, the food was just awful....totally tasteless, utterly disappointing ...wouldn't take much to make this an exceptional place...you need to massively up your game, or go under..

1Thank incabeau
Reviewed 3 November 2016

Lovely old place in nice location. Cosy room to enjoy a drink. Unfortunately served by a young lady who was remote, unfriendly, and generally dismissive of our presence to the point of rudeness. It costs nothing to be helpful, happy and pleasant so why do paying guests have to tolerate bad service ??

2Thank stationmastershouse
Nottingham, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 November 2016

This really is a beautiful place to stay if you are looking for traditional English hospitality. Situated at the heart of a pretty Derbyshire village. I stayed with my mother in a twin room overlooking the garden and river. It was so comfortable and beautiful. The food was lovely and I had lots of gluten free choices. The staff are...

2Thank Elaine G
Dunstable, United Kingdom
Reviewed 30 October 2016

A friendly welcome set the tone for this fabulous stay. The upstairs room was very comfortable with a super large bed. All the little extras were a delight - we looked forward to returning each evening. Continental breakfast was fresh and served with a smile. Fellow guests were happy to chat so there was a good atmosphere. We loved the...

1Thank Rojanet

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Additional Information about Riverside House Hotel

Address: Fennel Street, Ashford-in-the-Water, Peak District National Park, Bakewell DE45 1QF, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Peak District National Park > Bakewell > Ashford-in-the-Water
Price Range: €104 - €189 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Riverside House Hotel 3*
Number of rooms: 15
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“There is little to choose between the 15 rooms here as all are quiet and many enjoy lovely views.”
 of 5 bubbles cbbarrie2016, 20 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Ground floor doubles such as Azalea have outside space”
 of 5 bubbles RodM518, 30 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Garden rooms have direct access to the garden and ours was very comfortable and quiet.”
 of 5 bubbles reddragonlady, 7 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Avoid the Fern room - the bed is dire.”
 of 5 bubbles BrentLincolnUK, 24 Aug 2016 | Read review
“Garden room ground floor near to reception”
 of 5 bubbles LisaSteve1, 19 Aug 2016 | Read review
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