The Great Northern Hotel - Derby

Station Road , Derby, United Kingdom  show map
 4 stars
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The Great Northern Hotel - Derby

 Free Wi-Fi

Free Wi-Fi in rooms

 Free parking
 24-Hour

24-hour reception

 Sports activities

Golf course

 Breakfast

In-room breakfast

 Food/Drinks

Restaurant

Bar/Lounge

 Meeting facilities

Meeting room

 No Smoking

Non-smoking rooms

Overview

The 4-star Great Northern boasts a central location not far from Burghley House, St John's College and Nene Washes. The elegant hotel is a good example of Egyptian architecture in Derby.

Peterborough Museum & Art Gallery are 10 minutes away.

Just 80 minutes' drive from East Midlands airport.

Rooms

All 41 luxury guestrooms feature modern facilities. The rooms come with private bathrooms featuring slippers, bathrobes and free toiletries.

Eat

Breakfast is served in the restaurant each morning.

Services

Guests will make use of a luggage storage, free parking and a designated smoking area as well as a business center, a meeting room and a photocopier.

Internet

Wireless internet is available in the entire hotel for free.

Guest Parking

Free public parking is possible on site.

Number of rooms:   41.

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Facilities

General

  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Free parking
  • 24-hour reception
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Multilingual staff
  • No pets allowed
  • Coffee shop
  • ATM/Cash machine
  • Luggage storage

Sports & Fitness

  • Golf course

Services

  • Room service
  • Car rental
  • Dry cleaning
  • Self-service laundry
  • Wedding services
  • Newspaper service
  • Tours/Ticket assistance

Dining facilities

  • Bed and breakfast
  • Paid breakfast
  • In-room breakfast
  • A la carte restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge

Meeting facilities

  • Business center
  • Meeting room
  • Meeting/Banquet facilities
  • Fax/Photocopying

Children's facilities

  • Paid cribs/Baby cots (on request)
  • Children's menu

Leisure facilities

  • Garden area

Room facilities

  • Free Wi-Fi in rooms
  • Heating
  • Tea and coffee facilities
  • Dressing area
  • Terrace
  • Garden furniture
  • Ironing facilities

Bathroom

  • Private bathroom
  • Bath/Shower
  • Hair dryer

Bedroom

  • Premium bedding

Media

  • Flat-screen TV
  • Cable/Satellite television
  • Telephone
  • AM/FM alarm clock

Room decor

  • Carpeted floor

Policies

Check-In

  • from  2 pm

Check-Out

  • until 04:00-11:00 hours

Children and extra beds

  • Maximum capacity of extra beds in a room is 1. 

How to reach hotel

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Hotel Address:

Station Road , Derby, United Kingdom

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City Center
  • Derby
    91.2km
Airports
Hotel information
  • Check-In:
    from  2 pm
  • Check-Out:
    until 04:00-11:00 hours
  • Number of rooms:
    41

Rooms and availability

The Great Northern Superior Double RoomThe Great Northern Superior Double RoomThe Great Northern Superior Double Room
Superior Double Room
Bed type: Double Bed
Size: 19m2
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  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Private bathroom
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Features include a large flat-screen TV, a modern en suite bathroom with free toiletries, free Wi-Fi, and tea/coffee making facilities.

Room facilities
    The Great Northern Deluxe Double Room
    Deluxe Double Room
    Bed type: Double Bed
    Size: 18m2
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    • Free Wi-Fi
    • Private bathroom
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    Features include a large flat-screen TV, a modern en suite bathroom with free toiletries, free Wi-Fi, and tea/coffee making facilities.

    Room facilities
      The Great Northern Luxury SuiteThe Great Northern Luxury SuiteThe Great Northern Luxury Suite
      Luxury Suite
      Size: 20m2
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      • Free Wi-Fi
      • Private bathroom
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      Beautifully decorated and spacious bridal suite. Separate dressing area and his/hers en suite wet room. Features include a flat-screen TV, an en suite bathroom with free toiletries, and free Wi-Fi.

      Room facilities

        How to reach hotel

        hotel The Great Northern Hotel - Derby Derby location
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        Hotel Address:

        Station Road , Derby, United Kingdom

        Get directions
        City Center
        • Derby
          91.2km
        Airports
        Hotel information
        • Check-In:
          from  2 pm
        • Check-Out:
          until 04:00-11:00 hours
        • Number of rooms:
          41

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        Local Attractions

        • Nene Washes - 4.3km
          Near Whittlesey, Peterborough
        • Broadview Gardens - 5.9km
          Hadlow College, Tonbridge
        • Royal Military Canal - 5.9km
          Royal Military Road
        Hotel information
        • Check-In:
          from  2 pm
        • Check-Out:
          until 04:00-11:00 hours
        • Number of rooms:
          41
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        The Great Northern Reviews

        Guest reviews are submitted by our customers after their stay at The Great Northern

        Individual guest reviews

        • Older travelers
          8.2

          The dinner in the evening was awesome! And would be happy to return to this hotel just for an evening meal.

          I did not like having no form of chair to sit on. Or no air conditioning, thank goodness there was a fan.

        • Single
          7.4

          Very convenient location, particularly for rail travellers. Hotel staff very friendly and helpful.

          Thanks to the spell of good weather, the room was too warm for comfort. Opening the windows introduced a lot of road noise.

        • Single
          9.6

          Excellent location, friendly staff, excellent food

          didnt bother me but i can see the lack of a lift being inconvenient to some

        • Single
          8.2

          location, parking for train station, friendliness of reception staff - personnal touch, room clean and comfortable.

          Problem using phone in room for direct outside call, however, reception staff extremely helpful and problem resolved

        • Single
          8.2

          I used it for its proximity to the station, complementary parking whilst I was in London and good price for the evening.

        • Single
          5.4

          The decor and furnishings were a good standard; the staff were very attentive; room service was prompt.

          The overall temperature in the room remained too high throughout. It was not possible toopen both windows although a desk fan had been provided. It was impossible to sleep due to the noise of the traffic through the open window or the fan. The corridor accessing the room was noticably hotter then the previous area of the hotel. This uncomfortable temperature marred the stay and comments were passed on to Reception.

        • Couple
          9.2

          Over the road from the train station so great location, good staff, good room and a big bed.

          The shower was pretty useless.

        • Single
          9.6

          Friendly staff, very good food, large bedroom

        • Single
          6.6

          Great location, good sized and clean room. Breakfast arrived in my room on time.

          Room smelled of cooking when I arrived (because the window had been left open as it was a hot day) however this went away when I closed the window. Very loud music from bar downstairs when I got back at 11 ish (although this did stop around midnight); breakfast included burnt toast and tea was overstewed and getting cold; when I tried to check out early in the morning there was no-one at reception (even though I had been promised the night before that there would be) so one of the catering staff had to run around trying to find someone. None of these things were very bad problems but not what I would expect for the price.

        • Single
          7.0

          The Selection for Breakfast service was excellent, prompt. All Staff helpful

          Having a room on the top floor is not recommended as the rooms are very very warm due to the boilers on this floor, you can open the windows, but it is very noisey.

        • Older travelers
          9.4

          being a 'morning' person, I greatly appreciate my breakfasts. the best part about GNH was the breakfast choice, being a vegetarian I could indulge in either my beloved continental type breakfast or the vege hot breakfast. most places do not offer this variation.

          I was rather disturbed by the fact that the computerised door locking system seems to have a mind of sits own and locked me out on one occasion. I complained to staff who immediately sorted things out. I experienced this again on the 3rd day of my stay but this time persevered and the system eventually decided that I should be admitted. However, this left me feeling rather insecure about gaining access each time we returned to our room. I even began to theorise about what would happen if we returned in the middle of the night and could not gain access - not a good feeling. I was even presented with an 'extra' bill for £10 upon departure! Your efficient receptionist again soon had this sorted out. It would therefore seem obvious that, if I had been booked in for a longer period I would have been worried if she was not around to sort things out.

        • Older travelers
          7.8

          having a rest, not rushing, staff was very helpful.

        • Single
          7.4

          Excellent, spacious room with good sized bathroom. Location - close to station and city centre.

        • Single
          9.6

          Convenience for station

          My first room had a failed wc and I had to move

        • Older travelers
          6.6

          Convenience for the airport and ease of parking

          Small room no seating, no air con

        How to reach hotel

        hotel The Great Northern Hotel - Derby Derby location
        Show big map »

        Hotel Address:

        Station Road , Derby, United Kingdom

        Get directions
        City Center
        • Derby
          91.2km
        Airports
        Hotel information
        • Check-In:
          from  2 pm
        • Check-Out:
          until 04:00-11:00 hours
        • Number of rooms:
          41