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Tissington Hall

Tissington, Peak District National Park DE6 1RA, England
+44 7836 782439
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Wonderful visit!

Having just arrived in England, for a 3 week holiday, we headed out to Tissington, what a beautiful... read more

Reviewed 2 March 2018
Jan B
WI Group Tour

I’ve been to each Christmas Display and they just get better. This years themed “Beauty and the... read more

Reviewed 1 March 2018
Lesley H
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Derby, United Kingdom
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Tissington, Peak District National Park DE6 1RA, England
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"beauty and the beast"
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Reviewed 2 March 2018

Having just arrived in England, for a 3 week holiday, we headed out to Tissington, what a beautiful village and Hall!! Had the most wonderful visit to Tissington Hall, wonderful lunch at the local cafe/bakery and leisurely wander around the town, having travelled all the...More

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TissOwner, Owner at Tissington Hall, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear Jan B Thank you for your kind review. The Staff at Herbert's Tearooms and I do hope that you will visit us again in the future.All our opening times are on our website. Yours Sir Richard & all at Tissington

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Reviewed 1 March 2018 via mobile

I’ve been to each Christmas Display and they just get better. This years themed “Beauty and the Beast”followed the story room by room. The highlight for me was the converted Billiard room, sumptuously laid out as a glorious feast. This is my favourite venue for...More

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Reviewed 29 November 2017

Visited this hall to see it decorated for Christmas,the theme is Beauty and the beast, it’s extremely good,each room has a tale to relate to the film, beautiful done,the guide tells the story and points out special things to look for, children must be lost...More

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TissOwner, Owner at Tissington Hall, responded to this reviewResponded 1 December 2017

Dear mitzi12016 Thank you for your review. We are so glad that you enjoyed your tour. A lot of hard work went into it over a number of weeks and it is very satisfying that so many people have enjoyed it. With best wishes and...More

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Reviewed 28 November 2017

Visited the property this week with a group. We were shown round by Jean, an excellent guide, and everyone thought the rooms were decorated splendidly. We were talked through the story and moved from room to room. We finished in the billiard room which was...More

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TissOwner, Owner at Tissington Hall, responded to this reviewResponded 30 November 2017

Dear Dorothy M Thank you for your kind review. It was a pleasure to entertain your group this week and we do hope that you will visit us again in the future. Yours Sir Richard

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Reviewed 25 November 2017

I did not do my homework on this one, so was surprised to find the hall decorated as the story of Beauty and the Beast. I feel I would have enjoyed the visit more without the trimmings. The tour was very slow and it was...More

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TissOwner, Owner at Tissington Hall, responded to this reviewResponded 30 November 2017

Dear mcpauline Thankyou for your comments. The Hall is open for 28 days to visitors during the Summer and to groups and societies throughout the year. The Beauty & Beast exhibition is our third Christmas season as a Christmas Special Opening after our previous years...More

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Reviewed 23 November 2017 via mobile

A prebooked group of 17 came back this year to sample the fabulous Christmas themed rooms, each a work of art. This is an intimate unhurried experience with a warm welcome and burning log fire on entrance. The set designer has achieved a delightful display...More

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TissOwner, Owner at Tissington Hall, responded to this reviewResponded 25 November 2017

Dear Lesley H Thank you for your review which was for our exhibition last year in 2016. This year we have our Beauty & The Beast Exhibition on with public opening on the weekends of 25/26 Nov and 2/3 Dec from 11-3. We look forward...More

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Reviewed 22 November 2017

Long time since I've been to Tissington and I've never visited the hall, so when I saw they were doing a Beauty & the Beast themed Christmas we decided to go. The magic starts from the entrance, where you are greeted by enthusiastic volunteers. Although...More

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TissOwner, Owner at Tissington Hall, responded to this reviewResponded 24 November 2017

Dear Julie P Thankyou for your kind reviews. We are thrilled that so many people have enjoyed our decorations at Tissington Hall for Beauty 7 the Beast. We are open this weekend and next, namely Nov 25/26 and Dec 2/3 from 11-3pm to visitors. We...More

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Reviewed 19 November 2017

Just visited today. It’s beautifully done and a warm welcome from Sir Richard. I would recommend you go ! It’s only open for this weekend and the next two weekends but go for it. It’s lovely and quite traditional.

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TissOwner, Owner at Tissington Hall, responded to this reviewResponded 20 November 2017

Dear Penny W Thank you for your comments. It was a pleasure to entertain you yesterday and we look forward to many more visitors to our Beauty & The Beast dressed Hall over the next two weekends 11-3pm Regards Sir Richard

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Reviewed 11 November 2017 via mobile

Went there with a group for a weekend. The chicken was extremely tough. Most people left it. We informed the waitress and asked her to tell the chief. Absolutely no reaction. The breakfasts where ok. So my recommendation is go out for your evening meal.More

Thank Keith H
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TissOwner, Owner at Tissington Hall, responded to this reviewResponded 12 November 2017

Dear Keith H Thank you for responding to us on this site. Can you tell us when you visited as I am afraid that we are a Tearooms,....not a hotel and we would like to know whether it was Herbert's Tearooms where you had this...More

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Reviewed 9 November 2017

I am 47 so I suppose national trust properties are now in my visit list. I have to say, this house is amazing, the detail is amazing, the art collections from all over the world are fascinating, and how that staircase doesnt fall down Ill...More

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soniaap
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Response from Cdr10gaa | Reviewed this property |
Weekends during winter but check their web page
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27 May 2017|
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Response from TissOwner | Property representative |
The price per guided tour is £10 per head for 2017. Sir Richard
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