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Meltham, United Kingdom
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20 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 April 2016 via mobile

We'd been promising ourselves an Afternoon Tea for a while now. We live in Meltham so decided to try Durker Roods. We were not disappointed. .. it was excellent. There was a good selection of sandwiches, cakes and scones with cream and jam; tea and / or coffee. We added prosecco as a treat. The service was really good as... More 

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1 Thank Brian K
Pauline H, Manager at Durker Roods Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to write a review, your points of view are really appreciated and we are now looking into our flowers in Oscars Restaurant. Kind Regards Durker Roods Hotel More 

Holmfirth, United Kingdom
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316 reviews
38 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 156 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 April 2016 via mobile

What a great spot. Can't believe it's on my door step, tucked away in Meltham. The food and service in the restaurant is fantastic, I would highly recommend it. One member of staff really stood out, Tommy the restaurant manager was great and made sure we were well looked after. I will be sure to return for some more fantastic... More 

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2 Thank BenBamforth
Pauline H, Manager at Durker Roods Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Ben, Thank you for taking the time to write a review, We are all glad you enjoyed Oscars Restaurant and look forward to seeing you soon. Kind Regards Durker Roods Hotel More 

Huddersfield, United Kingdom
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8 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 April 2016

I used this hotel for the first time on Sunday April 3rd 2016 to run a full day training workshop. From beginning to end the staff were very attentive and friendly and extremely approachable. They were just so kind and helpful and made the whole event so very warm and special. All my participants noticed how wonderful the staff were.... More 

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3 Thank mandisolk
Pauline H, Manager at Durker Roods Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Mandi, Thank you very much for taking the time to writing a review. We are glad you enjoyed having your work shop with us and we look forward to welcoming you back in the near future. Kind Regards All the Staff Durker Roods Hotel More 

Kingston-upon-Hull, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 3 April 2016 via mobile

Had a great relaxing time staff are very friendly and welcoming and a big thank you to Tommy the assistant manager very proffesional keep the good work up .we will be back maybe in the summer so we can do more walk around this stunning area

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1 Thank Maria F
Pauline H, Manager at Durker Roods Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for taking the time to write a review. Our Tommy will be delighted with your comments as is the whole "Durker Roods" Team. We look forward to seeing you soon. Many Thanks Durker Roods Hotel More 

Ryde, isle of Wight
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33 reviews
16 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 April 2016

I stayed last Thursday night for one night 31/03/2016 with my dog. the staff were all excellent and friendly. my room was booked through Booking.com and i agreed a price of £45 and gave them my credit card but was charged by the hotel £60 for the room, so watch out for that? The food was good in the evening... More 

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Pauline H, Manager at Durker Roods Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Mr Denis C, Apologies for your recent stay with us, having had time to investigate I am sincerely apologetic about your bathroom not being cleaned correctly. After checking with the Head Housekeeper it seems your room was not checked before hand by him. As for Breakfast, we tend to offer our "Full English" straight away as we get so... More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 1 April 2016 via mobile

Got married here on Saturday 19th March . Everything was fantastic the rooms were beautiful the food was amazing the staff couldn't do enough for us everything just flowed just the way I imagined. Thanks guys for making our special day amazing and Lance take a bow you ARE the best wedding planner😀 Good luck with the I-do awards 2016... More 

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Pauline H, Manager at Durker Roods Hotel, responded to this review

Hi Nichola, It was a pleasure to have you with us on your special day, we're so glad you enjoyed everything! We hope that you have a long and happy future together and that you will come back and visit us again soon. Thank you so much for your kind comments! Durker Roods Hotel More 

Holmfirth, United Kingdom
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202 reviews
36 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 153 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 March 2016

Since moving to this area, we had tried the Durkar Roods restaurant twice and had found the it wanting both times, However, this time, lured by a Valentine's Day meal offer, we decided to have another go, and we are so pleased we did. We tried the restaurant only, and not the hotel. Service was friendly and attentive; the ambience... More 

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Pauline H, Manager at Durker Roods Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for taking the time to write a review, you'll be happy to know we are currently working on our wine list to provide more choice and quality. having enjoyed Valentines with us you must try one of our Dinner Dances, the next on is on the 15th April 2016 (Motown) and is priced at £29.95 including... More 

Liverpool, United Kingdom
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29 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 March 2016 via mobile

A lovely hotel,Staff were extremely helpful.Hotel was spotless, tea & coffee in rooms, extra milk supplied whenever it was requested. Nice breakfast, didn't eat in the restaurant, so can't comment on the food. Would recommend this hotel to anyone who is planning to stay in this area. Just a bit of advice, if your there on a Sunday evening and... More 

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1 Thank Jane C
Pauline H, Manager at Durker Roods Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for leaving a review with us and we are glad you stayed with us. Being a small Village it can be difficult to find somewhere to eat on Sunday evenings but we do offer a great Sunday lunch (12pm-7pm) and our bar is open til late for residents. Thank you for recommending us and hopefully we... More 

Halifax, United Kingdom
1 review
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 23 March 2016 via mobile

I got married here on 13/03/16 and would highly recommend Durker Roods as a wedding venue! The staff were all really attentive and helpful. Both the ceremony room and the room where we had our wedding breakfast looked absolutely perfect and we couldn't have imagined it better! Everybody commented on how lovely the food was, we will definitely be back... More 

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Pauline H, Manager at Durker Roods Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Shaunna, Wow what a day to be involved in, You looked amazing and I hope you have managed to frame that wedding dress. You and all of your guests were smashing and we had a great time serving you. we wish you all that best and thank you for leaving a review with us. Kind Regards Lance More 

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16 reviews
8 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 March 2016 via mobile

I'd read that the hotel had a makeover and read a local review. It was a lovely Sunday afternoon and we decided to go impromptu. We were greeted by a lady with a French accent very quickly and offered a bar or restaurant menu. We decided on the restaurant and tables were moved to accommodate us. After a quick furniture... More 

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Pauline H, Manager at Durker Roods Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you very much for your kind comments and we are glad you enjoyed Sunday Lunch with us. Dont forget we are open every Sunday 12pm-7pm. Look forward to seeing you soon. Durker Roods Hotel More 

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Amenities

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  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Room Service
  • Free Breakfast
About the property
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Suites
  • Family Rooms
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Banquet Room
  • Multilingual Staff
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  • Free Breakfast
  • Conference Facilities
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Despite its’ quiet location, it is only 20minutes from Junction 24 off the M62 and offer’s complimentary WI-FI , restaurant, beauty salon, and free parking. Situated within 1.5 acres of beautifully mature gardens and woodland, this historic 19th Century family-run hotel is perfect for those seeking a peaceful, yet welcoming retreat. This magnificent Hotel was originally built in 1870 and converted into a hotel in 1975, ensuring that it still retained the traditional grandeur and charm of its’ Victorian origins. Stylishly blending the old with the new, it succeeds in crafting a distinctive ambiance of luxurious splendour and homely comfort. This, coupled with its’ picturesque location, beautiful grounds and impeccable commitment to service provision, has helped the Hotel garner an impressive reputation for exceeding all expectations.Each of the 30 en-suite bedrooms are individually designed and furnished whilst still retaining the traditional character and allure of the building’s historic origins.Comfort and relaxation are very much the order of the day and this is reflected in the wide range of modern conveniences and luxuries that each room has to offer. Including; complimentary Wi-Fi access, remote-controlled TV, hairdryer, tea & coffee making facilities and fluffy bath towels. There are a range of cosy room options available, from double and twin to Family size and singles, a luxurious Bridal suite, and several rooms on the ground floor for disabled access.No visit to Durker Roods Hotel would be complete without first whetting one’s appetite at Oscars, the on-site restaurant. Renowned for its outstanding cuisine and its’ unpretentious approach to quality dining, it has gained an enviable reputation for using fresh seasonal produce and locally sourced ingredients wherever possible. With extensive menus providing good honest food, there is something for everyone whether it be home cooked bar meals and snacks, traditional Sunday lunches or elegant evening dining. There is also an extensive wine list & Champagne Specials which together perfectly compliment the depth of flavours that the menus have to offer.Durker Roods Hotel are pleased to offer a sensational range of personal salon treatments within our professional beauty salon providing services tailored to meet your individual needs. Whether you require nail treatments or wedding makeup our professional beautician will be more than happy to oblige.The Hotel is located in the foothills of the Peak District National park, yet is only a 15 minute drive from the market town of Huddersfield. It is easily accessible from junction 24 of the M62, Huddersfield train station offers fantastic transport links to most major destinations across the UK and for those flying in; Leeds Bradford Airport is only a 50 minute drive away whilst Manchester International Airport is not an hour’s distance from the Hotel.Just a short distance away, there are a wealth of local attractions and tourist sites to visit. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Durker Roods Hotel

Address: Bishops Way, Meltham, Huddersfield HD9 4JA, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Yorkshire > West Yorkshire > Huddersfield > Meltham
Price Range: $107 - $150 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Durker Roods Hotel 2*
Number of rooms: 30
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“We had a room at the front of the hotel no issue with noise from the car park”
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“Ground floor best. If any mobility issues, request a ground floor room as no lift is available.”
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