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The Shady Oak

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04/06/2017 05/06/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
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Scunthorpe, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Had a wonderful night, booked at last minute as a pit stop on way home, Rib Eye steak beautifully cooked and absolutely delicious, rooms very clean and comfortable, staff very attentive and welcoming, had an amazing full English to set us up for the day, top marks to the chef, great job all round guys.�

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We stayed a Friday night in may. We had the family room which was beautiful with stunning views, private entrance and loads of space as there was only the two of us. The staff couldn't have been more genuinely friendly...they were great. Dinner and breakfast were fabulous and we'll priced. Bed very comfy, slept soundly. Dan, the landlord, even dropped...

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Reviewed 2 April 2017

Visited to choose a table for Boxing Day, arrived on Boxing Day to find a family eating at OUR table, we were shunted to a table at the back, staring at a blank wall for two hours, asked for a meal with NO cheese in it ! Chose fish pie, came with a cheese topping FFS. Owners/ managers surly, awful...

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Manchester, United Kingdom
Reviewed 25 March 2017 via mobile

I remember this pub from when I was a little kid. My parents would take us on a trip to Buxton, and on the way, we'd stop here for a shandy and a bag of crisps. Now I've got kids of my own, I called in on the way home. An amazing meal. I had the Big Pig, and it's...

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Reviewed 9 March 2017 via mobile

We hadn't been in the Shady Oak for a while even though it is local to us. We called in for something to eat after work and it was worth the visit. Still the old fashioned pub it always was with a fire etc. Made to feel very welcome by the young lady behind the bar which is always a...

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Swindon, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 March 2017 via mobile

My partner, dog and I stayed here for 1 night whilst travelling back from the Lake District. It's a lovely pub, with a great open fire and friendly staff. Dinner was very nice, particularly the lamb shank shepherd's pie, not so much the pate. Very reasonably priced wine and good range of ales. Bedroom was comfortable, not massive but more...

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Thirsk, United Kingdom
Reviewed 24 February 2017

We visited here twice while staying on holiday locally. The first time a very nice lady served us, very helpful and chatty, gave us information on the local area. That day we ate a lunch of toasted panini's and salad, chips etc. They were tasty and plentiful ,reasonable price too. The second visit we were met by a surly miserable...

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2Thank Helen T
Reviewed 20 February 2017

We stayed in the family room with a dog for one night. The room was comfortable, spacious and clean. The meal in the bar was delicious, the staff very friendly and the whole experience was very enjoyable and certainly very reasonably priced.

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Reviewed 15 February 2017 via mobile

Don't really do Valentines. However, had picked up my new car and really needed a little drive out - and partner suggested she book a table at the Shady Oak. Arrived early but that wasn't a problem and ordered a pint of Kozel Lager and a G&T whilst perusing the menu. Nice menu with some tasty looking choices. Decided to...

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Huddersfield, United Kingdom
Reviewed 31 January 2017

A warm welcome meets you as soon as you walk through into the pub from the staff and open fire. The double room is massive and the shower is very powerful. Very clean and although your near the main road, the double glazing is adequate to keep out noise and drafts. The bed felt a little soft but it was...

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  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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Additional Information about The Shady Oak

Address: | on the A5004, Fernilee, Whaley Bridge SK23 7HD , England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Derbyshire > Whaley Bridge
Price Range: ₹ 4,913 - ₹ 5,818 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — The Shady Oak 3*
Number of rooms: 28
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“Front rooms are quiet enough, I'm sure the rooms at the back are even quieter”
Suzanner23, 31 Jan 2017 | Read review
“All room are en-suite, family,double, twin.”
krm, 5 Jun 2015 | Read review
“View to Goyt Valley in Peak District‏”
Morganna_Wright, 7 May 2015 | Read review
“All rooms peaceful and quiet”
TBozzWigan, 14 Apr 2015 | Read review
“Didn't stay for night”
T5390DEsusanc, 7 Dec 2014 | Read review
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