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The Horse & Jockey Wessington

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Desk, laptop workspace, soundproofing, iron/ironing board
Desk, laptop workspace, soundproofing, iron/ironing board
Desk, laptop workspace, soundproofing, iron/ironing board
Desk, laptop workspace, soundproofing, iron/ironing board

Overview of The Horse & Jockey Wessington

The Horse & Jockey Wessington

3.5 out of 5

4.7/5 Exceptional

Guests rated this property 4.9/5 for cleanliness.

Popular amenities

  • Free WiFi
  • Breakfast included
  • Parking included
  • Air conditioning
  • Restaurant
  • Business services

Cleaning and safety practices

  • Cleaned with disinfectant
  • Hand sanitiser provided
  • Social distancing
  • Sheets and towels washed at 60°C
Brackenfield Lane, Alfreton, England, DE55 6DW

Explore the area

  • Popular LocationWingfield Manor4 min drive
  • Popular LocationCrich Tramway Village6 min drive
  • Popular LocationLea Gardens6 min drive
  • AirportEast Midlands (EMA)33 min drive

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About this area


The Horse & Jockey Wessington is located in Alfreton. Notts Hollinwell and Birchall Golf and Leisure are worth checking out if an activity is on the agenda, while those looking for area attractions can visit Crich Tramway Village and Lumsdale Valley. Gulliver's Kingdom and Denby Pottery are also worth visiting.

What's nearby

  • Wingfield Manor - 4 min drive
  • Crich Tramway Village - 6 min drive
  • Lea Gardens - 6 min drive
  • Leawood Pumphouse - 8 min drive
  • Lumsdale Valley - 8 min drive

Getting around

  • Whatstandwell Station - 8 min drive
  • East Midlands Airport (EMA) - 33 min drive


  • The Plough - 18 min walk
  • The Greyhound - 3 min drive
  • Pesto at the Peacock - 3 min drive
  • Highlands - 4 min drive
  • Kath's Cafe - 4 min drive

About this property

The Horse & Jockey Wessington

3.5-star country house with 2 restaurants and free breakfast
This smoke-free country house features 2 restaurants, a bar/lounge and a snack bar/deli. Free cooked-to-order breakfast, free WiFi in public areas and free self parking are also provided. Other amenities include a meeting room. All 14 soundproofed rooms feature free WiFi and room service. Flat-screen TVs come with satellite channels, and other amenities that guests will find include hairdryers and desks.
The Horse & Jockey Wessington offers 14 forms of air-conditioned accommodation with designer toiletries and a hairdryer. Flat-screen televisions come with satellite channels.

Bathrooms include baths or showers and complimentary toiletries. Guests can surf the web using complimentary wireless Internet access. Housekeeping is offered on a daily basis and an iron/ironing board can be requested.

Cleaning and safety practices

Enhanced cleanliness measures

Disinfectant is used to clean the property
High-touch surfaces are cleaned and disinfected
Sheets and towels are washed at 60°C or hotter

Social distancing

Cashless transactions are available for all charges at the property
Protective shields in place at main contact areas
Social distancing measures in place

Safety measures

Hand sanitiser provided
This information is provided by our partners.

Property amenities


  • Available in all rooms: Free WiFi
  • Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking and public transport

  • On-site parking available only on request
  • Free self-parking on site

Food and drink

  • Free cooked-to-order breakfast available daily 7:00 AM–10:00 AM
  • 2 restaurants
  • 1 bar/lounge
  • Room service available

Family friendly

  • Free cots/infant beds
  • Snack bar/deli
  • Soundproofed rooms


  • No lifts

Guest services

  • Daily housekeeping
  • Front desk (limited hours)
  • Luggage storage

Languages spoken

  • English

Business services

  • Meeting rooms


  • Terrace


  • If you have any requests for specific accessibility needs, please contact the property using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.
  • Upper floors only accessible by stairs


  • Smoke-free property

Room amenities


  • Air conditioning
  • Bed sheets
  • Free cots/infant beds


  • Bathtub or shower
  • Designer toiletries
  • Hairdryer
  • Towels


  • Flat-screen TV
  • Satellite channels


  • Desk
  • Iron/ironing board (on request)
  • Laptop-friendly workspace
  • Soundproofing

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Check-in time starts at 2 PM
Minimum check-in age - 18


Check-out before 11 AM

Special check-in instructions

The front desk is open daily from 8 AM - 10 PM
Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival

Access methods

Staffed front desk


Pets not allowed

Children and extra beds

Children are welcome
Rollaway/extra beds are not available.
Free cots (infant beds)

Payment types at the property

Important information

You need to know

This property is managed by a professional host; the provision of housing is linked to their trade, business or profession, within the meaning of Article 155 of the French Tax Code
Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card or cash deposit may be required at check-in for incidental charges
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges; special requests cannot be guaranteed
Guests must contact this property in advance to reserve on-site parking
This property accepts Visa, Mastercard, debit cards and cash

Property is also known as

The Horse Jockey Wessington
The Horse & Jockey Wessington Alfreton
The Horse & Jockey Wessington Country House
The Horse & Jockey Wessington Country House Alfreton

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Overall score and ratings



Rating 5 - Excellent. 202 out of 268 reviews
5 - Excellent 75%
Rating 4 - Good. 59 out of 268 reviews
4 - Good 22%
Rating 3 - Okay. 3 out of 268 reviews
3 - Okay 1%
Rating 2 - Poor. 3 out of 268 reviews
2 - Poor 1%
Rating 1 - Terrible. 1 out of 268 reviews
1 - Terrible 0%




Staff & service




Property conditions & facilities

4/5 Good

Travelled with partner
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Great food and value. Very busy so limited Covid-19 distancing is viable. Heating in the room functionality was intermittent
Stayed 1 night in Nov 2021

4/5 Good

Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
One night saty
We stayed for a 1 night stop over. The pub was nice and comfortable, food was OK, the staff were very good, the room was very nice, clean and modern and smart. Very nice part of the country and not far from Matlock.
Stayed 1 night in Aug 2021

5/5 Excellent

Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
One Night stay
The room we had was large, with a large ensuite, it was all spotless. Comfortable bed and no noise problems. Even the pub toilets bar areas etc. were all spotless. The breakfast was really good. We had a lovely stay, and would obviously recommend to others.
Stayed 1 night in Jul 2021

5/5 Excellent

Travelled with group
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
Overnight stay
Just right for our needs. Excellent shower in bathroom. Very good breakfast.
Stayed 1 night in Aug 2021

5/5 Excellent

Travelled with group
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
Stayed 1 night in Jul 2021