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Manchester, United Kingdom
2 reviews
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Fabulous venue, central and great for small parties. Tapas restaurant wonderful. Events person not available after booking, she didn't return calls/emails & never around. Assistant manager attentative & staff great on night. Food good but poor desserts, over priced buffet with hidden costly extra's. Rooms poor for price, inadequate bathroom, held hand shower. Standards appear to have dropped over the... More 

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Leamington Spa, United Kingdom
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18 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

In a lovely location and a lovely building, I stayed here years ago when it was the Town House and it was lovely. Sadly today not the same, our room was ok but noisy in the front of the building. The bathroom was a disappointment as there was no shower other than a handheld attachment to the bath. The worst... More 

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Lovely venue, around 30 guests food was buffet style was lovely. Bar ok slightly smaller but was another downstairs so that was fine. Staff very good and helpful. Great nite had by all. Have also eaten in restaurant downstairs. Tapas is great food and value for money definitely recommend.

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Stoke-on-Trent, United Kingdom
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7 reviews
Reviewed 7 October 2016

My Wife and I stayed here on the night of our wedding. The best part of this place is the staff. They were lovely and very helpful. They even went to the liberty of dropping off the room key to us at our wedding reception. On arrival we were greeted by the staff who offered us drinks in the bar.... More 

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Guildford, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 September 2016

What a fabulous place with delightful outdoor space, great breakfast, a good location to discover Leek itself on foot. Great room, but sadly just a bath, no shower. Downside sadly of this unique building was lack of hot water & lack of sleep due to the road noise, such a shame. Very helpful friendly staff providing a warm inviting atmosphere.

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wales
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25 hotel reviews
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Reviewed 29 August 2016

My husband and i stayed here for one night as as we were visiting a nearby town next day and had never visited Leek.We were pleasantly surprised by the quaint town and the hotel was great. There was plenty of nearby parking , it was busy when we arrived ,but were checked in and quickly shown our room. lovely.The room... More 

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Havant
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Reviewed 18 July 2016 via mobile

We had a lovely welcome on arrival and our weekend break was perfect. The position of The Silken Strand is perfect for visiting Leek. We ate at their restaurant twice. The food was excellent. Beautiful cocktails. The chef was also a friendly chap and ready to engage with the guests. All the guests were ready to talk and exchange information... More 

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Reviewed 13 July 2016

Friendly greeting when we arrived, ordered drinks and sat in bar. We were then taken down to a table in the cellar which was quite cold and smelled a little damp. However we were the only ones in there as it was quite early so would be possibly warmer when full. We ordered a selection of tapas between the 3... More 

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Rugeley, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 19 June 2016

We visited this hotel on 3rd June 2016, and decided to stay over as friends were holding their engagement party there. It was a delightful hotel, the staff were all very friendly, there was a lovely atmosphere and the service was excellent. The room itself was beautifully clean, very comfortable and it had a superb bathroom, rolled top bath, shower,... More 

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Ashbourne
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Reviewed 17 June 2016 via mobile

Myself & 5 work colleagues decided it was about time we tried out the taste sensation that is Tapas dining and choosing here as our first dining experience of it was not a mistake .... Fantastic, excellent, scrumptious, value for money & so on & so on .... We were not disappointed. We had the group Tapas, which was charged... More 

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  • Free Breakfast
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Silken Strand Hotel is a Georgian Grade II listed building, situated in the quaint market town of Leek, Staffordshire. Just a few miles away from Alton Towers and in the middle of the beautiful Staffordshire Moorlands. The Silken Strand Hotel, is a perfect place to explore the magnificent surrounding countryside. The Hotel has 7 individual design bedrooms, a well respected restaurant, an atmospheric cellar bar, a welcoming cafe bar, coffee lounge and landscaped gardens in which to enjoy a drink and a meal. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Silken Strand Hotel

Address: 64 St. Edward Street, Leek ST13 5DL, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Staffordshire > Leek
Price Range: $156 - $161 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 7
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“Visit it first !”
 of 5 bubbles jacquelinewtaylor, 18 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Insist on a shower and a room at the back.”
 of 5 bubbles dons881, 11 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Away from road if possible to avoid road noise & ask if shower or bath or both.”
 of 5 bubbles 44juditht, 13 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Excellent Town Location”
 of 5 bubbles tracyt61, 19 Jun 2016 | Read review
“there's only 7. . road at front can be noisy. .”
 of 5 bubbles daveb884, 8 Dec 2015 | Read review
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