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The Malthouse B&B

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04/06/2017 05/06/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
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Masterton, New Zealand
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We spent one night at the Malthouse B&B on our recent trip to England. I seldom rate excellents but am struggling think of any negatives about this place. The owner was very nice and hepful, the room was fabulous and the bathroom very clean. We had spent the previous night at a very ordinary B&B on a main road in...

Thank BellsNZ
themalthouse, Owner at The Malthouse B&B, responded to this review

Thank you to these guests for the lovely comments and recommendation, we really appreciate it. We enjoyed chatting to this couple, hearing about their travels and shopping expedition. So glad they had a good stay with us and enjoyed eating out in the village. Hope to see these visitors again. May be next time around they will give the full...

Island of Anglesey, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Me and the boyfriend absolutely loved The Malthouse B&B. We stayed atthe Malthouse B&B on a friday night because of convenience, we were visiting Alton Towers the next day and thought it would be good idea to wake up close to the park on the day. So I wasn't looking for anything amazing, just value for money, comfy and clean....

Thank FfwdiCymraeg
themalthouse, Owner at The Malthouse B&B, responded to this review

Delighted that these visitors found everything at our B&B was clean, tidy and to their liking. Although we are in the village of Alton our property is not a farm and to our knowledge never was, our house is just a big place that had stables at one time. Wonder if these guests were in The Stables Annexe or may...

Maidstone, United Kingdom
Reviewed 12 April 2017

Just returned from a two night stay at the Malthouse. From the minute we arrived we received a warm welcome from our hosts, who were always on hand with advice on directions and where to eat. The room was immaculate and had lots of lovely extras ~ toiletries, yummy biscuits, plus delicious breakfasts, cooked to our tastes! It was a...

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themalthouse, Owner at The Malthouse B&B, responded to this review

We are really pleased that these visitors had such a good stay with us and that everything was to their liking. Chatting to our guests is what we like to do so, it's great to get to know people and offer information if it's needed. Glad that Alton Towers and evening meals out were enjoyed. It will be a pleasure...

Reviewed 30 November 2016 via mobile

Went there and we was treated like part of the family. 10/10 for everything. Can't say anything negative. Especially seeing as were from london I can't stress enough how great it was here. The local pubs are awesome as well. They look old and dated from the outside but when you go inside its completely different and very nice. I'll...

Thank Mark K
themalthouse, Owner at The Malthouse B&B, responded to this review

Recommendation are always appreciated, thank you! Living here in Alton is a world away from London. It's wonderful to know that our B&B and it's location were appreciated and that these guest felt right at home. Alton has some lovely pubs that are enjoyed by locals and of course visitors to the area. The 10/10 for everything has made our...

Chatham, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 November 2016

Booked this directly with the owners. Nothing was too much trouble. We had said that we would possibly be arriving around midday on our first day, and they said that would be fine, even if the room wasn't ready we could leave our stuff and they would give us our key to return later. En route, we were actually going...

Thank StephenEverett1966
themalthouse, Owner at The Malthouse B&B, responded to this review

What a lovely caring family these folk were! It was a pleasure to look after them. We were sorry that one of the boys was poorly during overnight. Being unwell is not good when your at home and even worse when your away. There we go, sometimes life does not go smoothly. Under the circumstances this family made the best...

Reviewed 2 November 2016 via mobile

Absolutely loved staying at this b&b, owner had no problem with our late check in and was very friendly and welcoming! Fabulous breakfast and accommodation was perfect for relaxing after a long day at Alton Towers. Owner kindly called me to let me know that we accidentally left our room key in the breakfast room and kindly offered us a...

Thank Helen C
themalthouse, Owner at The Malthouse B&B, responded to this review

It's great to hear that these guests enjoyed their time at Alton Towers and of course their stay with us. Looking after our visitors is our job so we are really pleased that our accommodation and breakfast was just the job and that these guests had a lovely getaway. Hope to see these folk again.

South Shields, United Kingdom
Reviewed 30 October 2016 via mobile

We come to alton towers quite often and this is the best b&b so far! Our first time staying here 28.10.16 & 29.10.16, and we will defo be returning again! Very warm welcome, lovely breakfast and staff, immaculately clean and even though its in a secluded area, its in an ideal location right next to a shop and 3 local...

Thank David B
themalthouse, Owner at The Malthouse B&B, responded to this review

What a lovely review, thank you. We are delighted that everything was enjoyed, just what we like. It is also good to know that our location and the facilities on offer in the village were appreciated. Looking forward to a return visit.

Reviewed 30 October 2016 via mobile

Have to admit i booked this stay blind, i wanted somewhere close to Alton Towers, didnt read the reviews, didn't check the local area, didn't plan meals etc (i know!). So it's a good job Melissa and family had already done my thinking for me, from arriving to leaving they had everything sorted, maps, locations of pubs, where to eat,...

Thank Andy R
themalthouse, Owner at The Malthouse B&B, responded to this review

A super review from lovely guests. It was a real pleasure to look after such a lovely couple. Making sure are guests have a good stay and enjoy the area is what we try to do so, it's good to know we got it right. We enjoy making sure everyone has a good breakfast, we're pleased this was appreciated. It...

Reviewed 25 October 2016 via mobile

Really lovely B&B situated in the little village of Alton, a 4 minute drive to Alton towers. The family running this B&B are very friendly can can offer good advice on the local area and where to eat.

Thank Jade A
themalthouse, Owner at The Malthouse B&B, responded to this review

What a great couple! Thanks for a lovely review and for adding such a nice photo taken from the path at the front of our house. We are pleased that these folk enjoyed their stay with us and hope to see them again.

Reviewed 23 October 2016 via mobile

This was our second stay at the Malthouse B&B and we really enjoyed our visit. The night light they provided us with for our one year old was a nice touch. The staff are extremely friendly and welcoming and the breakfasts were a great way to set us up for a busy day a Alton Towers. I could definitely see...

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themalthouse, Owner at The Malthouse B&B, responded to this review

Thank you to this family for taking the time to add such a great review. It's good to know that these guests enjoyed their return visit to us. It was a pleasure to see them again and we hope they come back to see us soon.

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About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Accessible rooms
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
  • Public Wifi
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Internet
  • Free Parking
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
One mile from Alton Towers. Friendly 17th century home located in the village of Alton providing B&B. Comfortable en-suite accommodation with TV, tea/coffee tray, free WiFi access, alarm clock, hairdryer and wall fan. Hearty English, vegetarian, vegan, gluten free and dairy free breakfasts. Private car park free. Double, twin, family, four poster and wheelchair accessible bedrooms. Celebration? Ask for details of flowers, balloons, chocolates etc. 5 Star Hospitality. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Malthouse B&B

Address: Malthouse Road, Alton ST10 4AG, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Staffordshire > Alton
Price Range: ₹ 5,895 - ₹ 10,442 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 9
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See which rooms travellers prefer

“We had a lovely room a round hobbit-hole window that opened. Didn't see the other rooms but couldn't imagine they would be better.”
BellsNZ, 28 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Family room in the main house has full-sized bunk beds for "older" children”
StephenEverett1966, 3 Nov 2016 | Read review
“2 visits, 2 different rooms, both ideal”
tone1965, 3 Sep 2016 | Read review
“4 poster double room in the stables was lovely – big & airy!”
NatalieD651, 29 Jul 2016 | Read review
“You can't check in before 9pm, that was the only problem we encountered.”
Leighturner88, 25 Jul 2016 | Read review
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