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The Old Poets' Corner

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Reviewed 4 January 2017

Well were do I start we have visited the pub a few times got no problem with the staff or pub as a place to drink or eat however we stayed in the the Kipling room with our two very well behaved dogs . We were shown to our room by a very friendly and helpful member of staff ....

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Reviewed 3 January 2017 via mobile

Lovely pub....excellent food and dog friendly. We called boxing day lunch pub was quite buzy but we didn't have to wait long for our food. Nice real fires so it was warm,cozy and inviting. Would definitely recommend ☺

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Thank Lucy H
Reviewed 29 December 2016

I visited on the 28th December with my Dad, my dad speaks very highly of this pub but my first impression wasn't great. I forgive the service time as it was extremely busy. Allowing dogs in the pub is fine but i don't agree with them being near your food. After waiting 30 mins for our fish and chips to...

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Thank Annice B
Belper, United Kingdom
Reviewed 21 December 2016

Lunch with 5 friends, in a friendly, warm & cosy pub. Good choice of pub grub and interesting sandwiches. Great beer from the pub's own micro brewery. Top that with a lovely warm fire burning in the grate. Lovely!

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Thank Vicki C
London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 7 December 2016

The room felt a little cramped but fine for a night. Enjoyed a good night sleep, no noise from the pub below and very quiet outside as well. A comfortable bed and a few pints of the excellent beer from the pub brewery helped too! Excellent full English breakfast and very friendly and helpful host(ess).

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Thank Doob123
Melbourne, United Kingdom
Reviewed 15 November 2016

Booked for a night away for my Husband, the dog and I. Lovely food & great ale. Great for nearby walks through the countryside. The room was nice and clean and the hosts very friendly. Would recommend

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Thank Helen D
Reviewed 5 November 2016 via mobile

Been here a few times such a lovely country pub who makes their own ales on the premises so many to choose from and strong .... Food is great and varied all home cooked staff are friendly and helpful. Definetly visiting again very soon.

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Thank Anna W
shropshire, england
Reviewed 5 November 2016 via mobile

Booked a couples weekend here this time ! Once again we weren't let down , so cosy and friendly , food amazing , as was staff service and the choice of ales and wines too ! Will definitely be coming back to this magical little village and stay at the old poets corner again Thank you

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Winchester, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 November 2016

The Inn is in a nice village but the rooms are very small and definitely need a re- furb. The bathroom was exceedingl small with no heating or radiator and the towels were a disgrace. There are very nice new owners there, so things might get better!

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Sheffield, United Kingdom
Reviewed 25 October 2016

After a good walk in the Amber Valley a mild October enabled us to sit outside at the back which has a pleasant aspect. Micro brewery on site which the Ashover pale is excellent. Fish & chips very large (they do a smaller portion which would probably been enough). All food sampled got appreciative noises & friendly staff.

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  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Banquet Room
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Traditional British pub in the heart of the Peak District. Surrounded by beautiful walks and spectacular views. We offer five en-suite rooms and also have a three bedroom cottage attached to the pub. Only a short drive from Bakewell, Matlock and Chesterfield you will always have plenty to do. We offer an excellent menu and a warm welcome and our staff will do everything to make our stay memorable. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Old Poets' Corner

Address: 1 Butts Road, Ashover, Chesterfield S45 0EW, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Derbyshire > Chesterfield > Ashover
Number of rooms: 5
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