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    The Priest House by the River

    Kings Mills, Castle Donington DE74 2RR, England
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    Overview
    • Excellent44%
    • Very good30%
    • Average15%
    • Poor6%
    • Terrible5%
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    “the cottages” (46 reviews)
    “main building” (39 reviews)
    “lovely location” (34 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Breakfast Buffet
    Non-Smoking Hotel
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    1 - 5 of 794 reviews

    Reviewed yesterday

    Fantastic location! Lovely bar food but I preferred the restaurant food however it is a bit more expensive but thoroughly enjoyed. Beautiful spot in the summer but equally looks divine in the snow Recommend to couples for a cheeky getaway

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    Reviewed 5 days ago

    A fabulous early Christmas break. A beautifully converted building in a picturesque setting. We were warmly welcomed and looked after by some exceptionally helpful and pleasant staff (special mention to Carol, Tom and Luke.) The standout was the wonderful food- its a delight to be...More

    1  Thank Lantipova
    Response from Neil B, Manager at The Priest House by the RiverResponded 4 days ago

    Thank you for the encouraging review, we are so pleased that you have identified the unsung heroes here at the Hotel Carol, Tom & Luke will be delighted to see there names up in lights, it is by receiving such feedback that the team are...More

    Reviewed 3 weeks ago

    Have never been to the Priest House before but two friends decided to treat me to celebrate my birthday with an afternoon tea. The table we were shown to was tucked away in the corner. The tea itself was average. There was too much mustard...More

    1  Thank Moviefan57
    Response from Neil B, Manager at The Priest House by the RiverResponded 2 weeks ago

    I was that server who your friend chased for the tea, as you had decided to have drinks whilst eating the cakes and pastries the server had left you for a while, when I was asked for the tea I did ask if the table...More

    Reviewed 4 weeks ago

    We saw an offer for this hotel on the internet and booked for two-night break at a special price. The hotel is in a lovely location by a river and off the beaten track. The hotel is well located for the Derbyshire dales etc. Rooms...More

    1  Thank Peter L
    Response from Neil B, Manager at The Priest House by the RiverResponded 2 weeks ago

    Thank you for highlighting the friendly staff, we are pleased that you enjoyed you brief stay with us NJB

    Reviewed 4 weeks ago

    Such a shame this hotel is set in a lovely location by the river and first impression is quite stunning. However the room we were allocated for our holiday extras airport park and stay was very disappointing and didn’t make for the relaxing stay we...More

    Thank sandra a
    Response from Neil B, Manager at The Priest House by the RiverResponded 2 weeks ago

    We are sorry that you did not find all aspects of your stay with us satisfactory but welcome the positive feedback about our friendly staff and good food. NJB

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    Julie A
    7 July 2017|
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    Response from David C | Reviewed this property |
    They serve meals in the bar or in the restaurant. The bar is a bit more informal but with nicely set out tables. Not sure when they finish serving but it seemed fairly relaxed so not too early I would think
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    10 April 2017|
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    the answer to this is no !!! but enjoy your stay
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