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The Malthouse B&B

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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 31 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.

Vancouver, Canada
Reviewed 21 October 2016 via mobile

We have been staying at this B&B when we visit family in the Alton area for over 6 years. It is clean, homey and well run. The family who run the place are fantastic. Their sense of humour is wonderful, they are flexible and accommodating. I was even surprised on a visit a few years ago when they found out...

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

It was a real joy to welcome these guests back to stay with us again. Looking after such happy and easy going people is wonderful. We enjoyed hearing about what they got up to while they were here and what they do at home. It's great to know that they enjoyed our breakfast and liked the fried bread. Naughty but...

Norwich, United Kingdom
Reviewed 19 October 2016

Always a lovely place to stay the girls love staying here like a home from home rooms are nice poppy the dog is cute . breakfast was huge only just managed to eat it no dinner for us the gluten free breakfast was lovely can't wait to see you all again Kerry, holly and family.

Thank mj8217620
themalthouse, Owner at The Malthouse B&B, responded to this review

It was a real pleasure for us to see this lovely family again. It was great to catch up with them all. Their praise is very kind and greatly appreciated. Breakfast is a big part of what we do and feeding people that clear their plates is wonderful! Glad the gluten free option was a enjoyed too. We hope to...

Reviewed 17 October 2016 via mobile

We turned up in a group of 4 and we both had the bedrooms 1&3 this weekend just past. I have to say it was the most welcoming family orientated hotel I could of ever of wished for! It was perfect the hotel owners were so lovely and add to the perfect experience while we was here.

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

What a lovely gang these guests were. We are delighted that our welcome was appreciated and that these guests enjoyed their time at our B&B. It will be a pleasure to see these guests again if they return to the area.

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
  • Family Rooms
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Public Wifi
  • 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: RM382 - RM676 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 9
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“Family room in the main house has full-sized bunk beds for "older" children”
 of 5 bubbles StephenEverett1966, 3 Nov 2016 | Read review
“2 visits, 2 different rooms, both ideal”
 of 5 bubbles tone1965, 3 Sep 2016 | Read review
“4 poster double room in the stables was lovely – big & airy!”
 of 5 bubbles NatalieD651, 29 Jul 2016 | Read review
“You can't check in before 9pm, that was the only problem we encountered.”
 of 5 bubbles Leighturner88, 25 Jul 2016 | Read review
“The stables rooms are lovely if you want to be outwith the B&B, but we prefer being inside the main building.”
 of 5 bubbles PolleeP, 21 Apr 2015 | Read review
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