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“What alovely place to stay”
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Review of The Cruck Barn

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Excellent
52 reviews
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The Barn and clock tower
Gated Entrance from Wheatcroft Lane
Visit England Four Star Rating
Sitting area downstairs
New Kitchen
Cruck Beam
Dining area
Upstairs bed/sitting room with access to balcony
New Shower Room
Balcony and patio area
Seating on the balcony overlooking the Amber Valley
View from balcony
View from  balcony - winter
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Cottage -
1 Bedroom, 1 Bathroom, Sleeps 3
Matlock, Derbyshire, England

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markZ493Q...
Derbyshire, United Kingdom
Level 5 Contributor
85 reviews
12 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
“What alovely place to stay”
Reviewed 23 January 2017 for a stay in February 2016

A lovely DOG FRIENDLY barn conversion on two levels with its own central heating, downstairs is a fully equipped kitchen with log burner and TV and upstairs a en suite double bedroom with TV and sofa bed and a balcony with stunning views over looking the Amber Valley. Out side is secure parking with its own private garden and a massive Paddock and fields to the rear for walks with the dogs. You will need a car to reach all the local amenities. Mary and Ray will do anything for you to make your stay unforgettable, all in all a fantastic place to get a way from it all and have a good rest.

Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
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Management Response
25 Jan 2017
Thank You for your lovely comments. Looking forward to seeing you again
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Guide6787...
1 review
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
“Really lovely”
Reviewed 10 November 2016 for a stay in June 2016
1
person found this review helpful

Great location.
Lovely views.
Well equipped.
Helpful hosts.
Interesting places to visit close by.
Calm and peaceful.

Travelling group: Friends
Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
Was this review helpful? Yes
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Management Response
11 Nov 2016
Thank you. Lovely to have met you. Hope to see you again.
Mary
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Derby, United Kingdom
Reviewed 27 September 2016 for a stay in September 2016
1
person found this review helpful

Was this review helpful? Yes
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Management Response
29 Sep 2016
So glad she said yes. You will be very welcome at a future date.
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judytipto...
Shepshed, United Kingdom
2 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
“Lovely barn”
Reviewed 17 August 2016 for a stay in July 2016
1
person found this review helpful

We only stayed 2 nights the barn was peaceful and was accommodating my only problem was we had to go in the car and find some fields to walk barney our dog as there were no paths or roads to walk him guess that was my fault because we didn't look into the area before we booked . it was hard keeping him excercised especially his late night loo walk.apart from that the place was very scenic .and peaceful .the wifi only worked downstairs but overall not too bad .

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Liked best: Nice barn
Liked least: Had to look for somewhere to take our dog that wasn't miles away was quite difficult
Travelling group: Spouse/Partner
Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
Recommended for:
Friends getaway Older travelers
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Management Response
19 Aug 2016
Pleased you enjoyed your short stay. The paddock was available to exercise your dog. Unfortunately our 2 acre field was occupied by sheep at the time of your visit. I'm sorry that you didn't realise that the property is adjacent to 2 public footpaths and the roads around the Barn are very quiet and suitable for dog walking. However , with no street lights, it is dark which is why torches are provided.
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wett1rawe
Perth, Australia
1 review
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
“A Delightful Experience”
Reviewed 14 August 2016 for a stay in July 2016
1
person found this review helpful

The Cruck Barn is a relaxing & comfortable experience close to all local attractions, not to missed.

How easy was it to book the property? How helpful were the directions to the property?
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Bedding & mattresses Kitchen & utensils
Bathroom cleanliness Other facilities & amenities
Service
Liked best: The Relaxing atmosphere of The Cruck Barn & owners Mary & Ray
Liked least: Having to leave
Travelling group: Spouse/Partner
Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
Recommended for:
Friends getaway Older travelers
  • Was the property as advertised?
  • Would you recommend the location of this property?
  • Was it a good value for the price paid?
  • Did the property offer wi-fi/internet access?
Was this review helpful? Yes
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Management Response
16 Aug 2016
You were very welcome. It is good to welcome people from so far afield. Hope to see you again
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