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Manchester, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We happened across the Stanley Arms at just the right moment for lunch. The real fire in the bar was a cosy welcome and we quickly ordered from the specials board. Two shepherd's pies and one cream of tomato soup. We took our drinks through to the table and enjoyed the view across the valley - when the April showers...

Thank frandango
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Lovely couple running the hotel. Great food and friendly staff. Good beer and nice fire in the evenings. Internet did not reach the rooms out in the stable block and Vodafone did not reach (although 02 did) - which meant we were cut off which was quite nice. If you want a weekend away from it all then this is...

Thank Peter K
Cheadle, United Kingdom
Reviewed 5 March 2017 via mobile

The Stanley Arms is at the back of beyond on the A537 Cat and Fiddle Road between Buxton and Macclesfield. This road is prone to closures whenever snow is about so beware in wintry conditions. We visited today for the third time with a couple of friends and had a superb 'bottom of the oven' roast lamb Sunday lunch. This...

Thank Jaydubya-Cheshire
Stockport, United Kingdom
Reviewed 19 February 2017 via mobile

We came here from Sunday lunch following a walk in the forest. It's home cooked food, locally sourced. We had pork, it was a dinner dinner.....real gravy, crispy roast potatoes, just what you want after a big hike. Open fires, friendly staff, would highly recommend. One slight niggle was the room we were eine was a bit cold, no fire,...

Thank emmatheminx
Reviewed 19 February 2017

Another chance last minute find in stunning scenery in the middle of nowhere. Cosy fires, fabulous food - breakfast and supper exceptional, we loved our one night stay here. The room was perfect, spotless and welcoming, huge bathroom and a decanter of sherry for a nightcap - great touch. We'll come back. The photo of the pub does not do...

Thank coralisland
Stockton on Tees
Reviewed 19 February 2017

Stayed here for 2 nights in mid February and had a wonderful stay. The pub is ran by the owners and they definitely make every effort to ensure you have everything you need. Excellent food was served and although the menu was small (probably because of the quiet time of year) it was very fresh and the host was willing...

Thank Peter H
Dublin, Ireland
Reviewed 18 February 2017

Cosy Inn with really nice food,good Real Ale, roaring fires and a warm welcome. The accommodation is clean and comfortable. The Stanley Arms is sittuated in the midst of stunning countryside and ideal for walkers / Hikers or if you just want a relaxed evening away from the city.

Thank Paddy F
Preston, United Kingdom
Reviewed 11 January 2017

We had a two night stay here at the end of December 2016 on a bed and breakfast basis The pub is set in a lovely location with some lovely walks in the peak district. Our room was called the Bottle Store which came with a comfy bed, shower and TV with tea and coffee making facilities. The people who...

Thank Stephen W
Wilmslow, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 January 2017

Lovely place deffo go again food amazing and staff absolutely lovely . Also the room we stayed in was amazing very relaxing and enjoyable time all round . Lovely way to bringing in the new year. Breakfast amazing as well :)

Thank holsmols22
Manchester England
Reviewed 1 January 2017

The excellence of the Stanley Arms is too well known to have to repeat again but the I couldn't let another trip pass without drooling over the quality of the steak and ale pie served up on New Year's Eve. Not normally a steak person but this was just too good to be true. Lady Carolyn's pastries and crumbles are...

Thank Paul B

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  • Free Parking
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free Internet
  • Breakfast included
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Free Internet
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included

Additional Information about Stanley Arms

Address: Bottom of the Oven | Nr. Wildboarclough, Macclesfield SK11 0AR, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Cheshire > Macclesfield
Price Range: $113 - $155 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Stanley Arms 4*
Number of rooms: 7
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Crewe, England, United Kingdom
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38sally, 20 Sep 2016 | Read review
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“Im not sure its possible to get a poor view from here”
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