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Suffolk, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

I just stayed overnight as this was for work. Absolutely lovely hotel with an amazing restaurant and enough gin to suit everyone's needs!! The area is very scenic too. Also had breakfast in the morning and there was lots of choice. The rooms are lovely with an en-suite, would highly recommend to stay here!

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Holmfirth, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is an old coaching inn with a fascinating history and the warmest of welcomes. We had previously had lunch here and were so impressed we decided to come back and stay overnight to celebrate a family birthday. We parked in the small car park at the side of the Inn and made our way through a pretty patio area,...

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Aberdeen, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago

Booked here for one night on day of arrival. Great place and good value. Staff really friendly especially the lady who served breakfast. Huge variety of gin which is a little unusual and quirky. Did not eat here in the evening but menu looked very good and it was really busy. Would stay again and recommend.

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theoldbellinn, Manager at The Old Bell Inn, responded to this review

Hi, thank you for choosing to stay here at The Old Bell Inn. We are really pleased you enjoyed everything we have to offer. It would be lovely to see you again in the future, we look forward to seeing you. Best regards

Carlisle, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

From the moment we arrived, and Charlotte upgraded us to what we later found out was one of the best rooms in the hotel, we knew this was going to be a special hotel. The hotel has a lovely warm and welcoming atmosphere.The bar is immaculate and the display of gin on offer is incredible. Our room was stunning and...

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theoldbellinn, Manager at The Old Bell Inn, responded to this review

Hi Eric Thank you very much for your very kind review. We are really pleased you and your party enjoyed are welcoming and friendly atmosphere, your room stunning and everything we have to offer here so good. Hope you had a lovely Christmas and look forward to seeing you again maybe in the 2017. Best wishes and thank you again.

London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 21 November 2016 via mobile

This beautiful and warm hotel managed to re-energise me after a long, working Monday, torrential rain and train delays from London! From the welcome to the decor - I felt like I'd come on a cosy winter holiday rather than a business trip! The staff are welcoming and friendly and the menu is extraordinary for a pub/hotel. Beautiful room and...

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theoldbellinn, Manager at The Old Bell Inn, responded to this review

Thank you very much Carol for your kind review. We are delighted you found such comfort here at The Old Bell Inn after such an awful working day. What a lovely feeling thinking you are on holiday rather than business. Look forward to seeing you again in the very near future. Best wishes

Woodbury, Minnesota
Reviewed 16 November 2016 via mobile

The Old Bell Inn is a little gem. It sports an excellent restaurant and bar with a vast selection of Gin and a good select of scotch. The reception desk has a full bar behind it. The food was inexpensive and nicely prepared. The service was friendly. Traditional British fare is served- fish and chips, mince meat pie etc. everyone...

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theoldbellinn, Manager at The Old Bell Inn, responded to this review

Hi, thank you for your review. We are pleased you enjoyed your stay and everything we have to offer here at The Old Bell Inn. Our rooms do vary in size. There are three sizes of double room available and the tariff for these can be found on our website. The winding staircase in the main part of the building...

Rotherham, United Kingdom
Reviewed 7 November 2016 via mobile

Stayed at the Old Bell Inn for our Wedding Anniversary weekend and we weren't disappointed. Fantastic experience from start to finish, our room was spacious, extremely clean & although situated at the front of the hotel we didn't hear any traffic noise. We were drawn to the Old Bell Inn due to its selection of Gins and it certainly lives...

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theoldbellinn, Manager at The Old Bell Inn, responded to this review

Hi, thank you very much for such a lovely and detailed review, it is really appreciated. We are delighted you enjoyed everything about your wedding anniversary stay here. Our Signature Menu is a great choice for a special occasion. It is, indeed, fantastic value for anyone who visits and wants to experience a fine dining menu, without a huge price...

Warrington, United Kingdom
Reviewed 6 November 2016 via mobile

We stopped overnight here and can thoroughly recommend this delightful pub and restaurant. The food was glorious, all handmade fare. Returning to the bar side afterwards to partake in some of the several hundred gins on offer we were joined by some of the staff and enjoyed their pleasant company. That was until the diminutive owner in pink spectacles warned...

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theoldbellinn, Owner at The Old Bell Inn, responded to this review

Hi Kev I'm very pleased you found The Old Bell Inn pub and restaurant delightful and the food glorious when you joined us here for an overnight stay. I feel, however, that the other comments regarding your experience in the Brasserie late in the evening need to be addressed. We want all our guests to enjoy themselves whilst they are...

Glasgow, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 November 2016

Booked this hotel/restaurant to be close to Oldham and in consideration of tripadvisor reviews. We stayed on a Wednesday night, arriving at 7 pm and both bar an restaurant were absolutely jumping. Our rooms were absolutely immaculate and very comfortable. We had a pre-dinner drink then off to the restaurant for the 2 x steak + bottle of wine for...

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theoldbellinn, Manager at The Old Bell Inn, responded to this review

Hi Ian Thank you very much for such a great review. We are delighted your enjoyed your stay here with us and your accommodation and meals were excellent. Our Steak and Wine Bonanza offer on a Wednesday is a very popular offer and great value for £29.95. Pleased you enjoyed it. Hope you managed to get booked in again, would...

Reviewed 2 November 2016

Another cracking find through Booking.com , stayed while on a course locally Well priced , room absolutely fantastic and spotless, food brilliant and the Staff all very helpful and polite could not have asked for more

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theoldbellinn, Manager at The Old Bell Inn, responded to this review

Hi Steve Thank you for choosing the Old Bell Inn for your business stay. We are delighted your found everything we have to offer here fantastic. Hope you return again in the future, it would be lovely to see you again. Thank you for your review. Best regards

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Old Bell Inn is an 18 bedroomed, four star AA & VisitEngland accredited inn. There is a Brasserie and a Restaurant where local head chef creates exciting dishes using fresh, locally sourced produce. Head Chef's 'Signature Menu' has been awarded a coveted AA Rosette for culinary excellence. Over the past few years The Old Bell Inn has established itself as one of the finest venues in Saddleworth, with an excellent reputation for service, dining and accommodation. This 18th century Coaching House is steeped in history and has been carefully transformed to reflect a clever mix of traditional old English charm with contemporary luxury. ... more   less 

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Address: Huddersfield Road, Delph, Oldham OL3 5EG, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Greater Manchester > Oldham > Delph
Price Range: £65 - £126 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — The Old Bell Inn 4*
Number of rooms: 18
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“Room 5 is superb. Even overlooking the main road it is very quiet.”
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