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The Old Lockup - Luxury Guest House


The Old Lockup - Luxury Guest House

2 guests
1 bedroom
4 beds
5 baths
2 guests
1 bedroom
4 beds
5 baths

A unique historic building full of character and warmth. Set in the quirky picturesque market town of Wirksworth, nestled between The Derbyshire Dales and the Peak District National Park.


Indoor fireplace
Wireless Internet
Free parking on premises

House Rules

Check-in is anytime after 4PM
Check out by 11AM


16 Reviews

Karen User Profile
June 2017
The Old Lockup was comfortable and clean. It is very quirky with all the history and memorabilia associated with the site. Tim was a great host , very friendly and cooked up a beautiful breakfast for us which was included in the price of our stay . The restaurant that Tim suggest…
Rick User Profile
January 2013
Tim was an obliging, congenial host. He offered an evening meal - we were very glad we accepted as we got 3 courses for £ 25 per head, which we thought was good value. And he is a good cook at breakfast time also. Very clean accommodation; quirky character of the building, si…
Tim User Profile
Response from Tim:
Thanks Rick and for the feedback too. Hope you and the family had a great New Year.
January 2013
T.S. User Profile
September 2015
Very welcome! Tim was great and accommodated our later-than-expected check-in. I'd stay here again!
Daria User Profile
September 2015
The place is great - a comfortable b&b that is interesting like a museum and cozy like home. Tim was very friendly and helpful with our late check-in. Breakfast was great! We enjoyed our stay.
Sarah User Profile
July 2015
We were welcomed to The Old Lock Up by Tim with a much needed cup of tea...the perfect start to a great stay. Our dog was made as welcome as we were, which was lovely. Our room was spacious and comfortable The en suite was small but perfectly formed and the shower was great. B…
Kat User Profile
May 2015
Very easy to deal with from start to finish - quirky, clean accommodation in a great location! Would recommend.
Thomas User Profile
November 2014
Tim was very welcoming and flexible on our arrival time. The "Old Lockup" met all our expectations. It was a very charming bnb making use of all the old charms of the magistrate house. It was a less than 5 minute walk into Wirksworth which was a very quaint old village with lov…

Hosted by Tim

Wirksworth, United KingdomJoined in July 2012
Tim User Profile
17 Reviews
1 Reference
A former mining and civil engineer with interests in music and the arts, now running a cosy bed and breakfast in one of the most beautiful places in the world. Indulging my passions for cooking and hospitality.
Languages: English
Response rate: 100%
Response time: within a few hours
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