We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
Nearby Hotels
Reviews (64)
Filter reviews
64 results
Traveller rating
54
10
0
0
0
Traveller type
Time of year
LanguageAll languages
54
10
0
0
0
Show reviews that mention
All reviews lazy susan games room lovely house family celebration well equipped kitchen large dining table family get together great weekend big square three generations large group of friends long weekend dog walking minute walk home from home stayed longer living room
Filter
Updating list...
11 - 16 of 64 reviews
Reviewed 13 August 2017

Just returned home from a week family holiday to celebrate my 60th birthday in Derbyshire.

What a lovely welcoming house this is . So well equipped and spotless . Very comfy beds. Loved Buxton and surrounding area . Pavilion gardens are stunning and just a walk away from the house. Only wish we could have stayed longer so much to see and do. Very helpful owners . Would love to return . Highly recommend this holiday home.

  • Stayed: August 2017, travelled with family
    • Value
    • Cleanliness
    • Service
Thank holly150
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Wellwood_lodge, Family member of owner at Wellwood Lodge, responded to this reviewResponded 16 August 2017

Thank you for your great review, so pleased everything was to your complete satisfaction and you are keen to come again. We strive to present everything to a top notch standard for our visitors.

Report response as inappropriate
This response is the subjective opinion of the management representative and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Reviewed 28 July 2017

We had a family celebration for our 35th wedding anniversary. A lovely house very clean and in good decorative order. All the things we need were provided in the house quite location. Plenty of space and there were 10 adults in the house and our dog. Highly recommended property, only a short drive or walk into Buxton.

  • Stayed: July 2017, travelled with family
    • Value
    • Rooms
    • Service
Thank away-again-yes
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Wellwood_lodge, Family member of owner at Wellwood Lodge, responded to this reviewResponded 15 August 2017

We appreciate your kind words, thank you for taking the trouble to record your thoughts here.

Report response as inappropriate
This response is the subjective opinion of the management representative and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Reviewed 7 May 2017

Each year we have a family get together with three generations. This is the best equipped house we have been to. The kitchen was excellent allowing the "chefs" plenty of room and an adjacent sunroom allowed a rest whilst waiting for various dishes to cook. The dining room allowed our party of eleven to sit around a large table with a lazy susan. The bedrooms were great with comfortable beds for all. The children loved the games room.
.8mile from centre of town, with lots to see and do. Grandpa did not like the fact that there were a lot of steep hills to climb, but this was no problem for the rest of the family!

Stayed: May 2017, travelled with family
Thank peterhw_274
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Wellwood_lodge, Owner at Wellwood Lodge, responded to this reviewResponded 8 May 2017

Hello Peter, many thanks for your lovely review of your family stay last weekend, it was great to read how much you all enjoyed the facilities provided, I have read your lovely comments in our guest book too, with alacrity I installed a 'shower caddie' in the shower room today!
I am afraid we cannot help with the hills but they do add to our beautiful setting I think you will agree.
I hope you will return on a future occasion.
Best wishes to you all,
Susan

Report response as inappropriate
This response is the subjective opinion of the management representative and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Reviewed 3 May 2017

We were a 4 generation family with ages ranging from 3 - 86. Wellwood Lodge was fantastic for all our needs & the beds were so comfy! The older members of the party said they had the best nights sleep at Wellwood they had had in a long time. We loved the lounge with enough seats for everyone & the dining room table hosted some very happy meal times. The huge table & the lazy susan were fantastic. The kitchen has everything we could have needed & the adjacent conservatory means that those preparing meals can take time out to sit in there whilst waiting for food to cook. Some members of the family enjoyed the games room & found it perfectly adequate. The owner was most obliging & helpful when we needed to have medical supplies delivered to the house in advance of our stay. The family would have loved to stay at Wellwood Lodge for longer & are keen to visit again.

  • Stayed: April 2017, travelled with family
    • Value
    • Sleep Quality
    • Service
Thank janelewis26
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Wellwood_lodge, Owner at Wellwood Lodge, responded to this reviewResponded 6 May 2017

Jane, thank you so much for writing a review of your stay over the bank holiday weekend with your extended family. I am so pleased it worked out so well for everyone, the individual entries from different family components in my guest book were so lovely to read and much appreciated.
A lot of effort goes into preparing the house to meet each individual booking, we do our best to meet individual requests where possible, so a few toys for the little girls and medical needs at the other end of the age spectrum were happily accommodated.
I hope we can welcome you back before long.

Report response as inappropriate
This response is the subjective opinion of the management representative and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Reviewed 20 April 2017 via mobile

Wellwood Lodge is a clean well equipped house for large groups. We were a party of 11, 3 families and 2 dogs. We arrived to smell fresh bread cooking which was lovely. The house is close to the town and views from the house are great. The cellar games room was fun however it could do with some form of heating as it was very cold. We cooked in most nights with ease as everything you need is in the kitchen. We used the conservatory more than the huge living room as the leather sofas were not the comfiest. My daughter's were in the triple attic room and even though it had a radiator it was very cold at night. I would definitely recommend the house to others, beautifully presented and we had a brilliant​ holiday.

Stayed: April 2017, travelled with friends
Thank KKemp11
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Hilary P, administrator at Wellwood Lodge, responded to this reviewResponded 21 April 2017

"Thank you for your complimentary review, great to read that you had a brilliant holiday and will recommend Wellwood lodge. With such efficient heating reaching the ground and first floors it is not surprising that the slightly cooler environment of the basement and second floors cause one to reach for a jumper! We do place a fan heater in the house to help address this in addition to the option of running the heating over night should it be needed. I hope we can welcome you on a future occasion."

Report response as inappropriate
This response is the subjective opinion of the management representative and not of TripAdvisor LLC
View more reviews