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Middlethorpe Hall & Spa

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Cardiff, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 September 2014

Stayed here for just the one night but it was fabulous. The service was examplary. Lovely little Spa, with a great jacuzzi... a little pricy but worth it for the luxury!! looking forward to going back again....

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1Thank robk1701
Middlesbrough, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 September 2014

Nice hotel, beautiful setting on the outskirts of York, but......... sadly we felt the hotel was lacking in attention to detail. Ordered tea on our first evening, it arrived without milk, rang to get milk, nothing arrived, eventually tea arrived 40 minutes later. Had to ask for bathroom toiletries as they weren't replaced and they never arrived. Both mornings the...

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2Thank racheybaby19
Middlethorpe, General Manager at Middlethorpe Hall & Spa, responded to this review

We are sorry that these guests did not fully enjoy their recent two night stay. Attention to the detail of our guests’ experience is indeed paramount to us, and the comments made have been constructively discussed with the team to avoid reoccurrence. We also hope that these guests enjoyed other aspects of their visit. The size of some of our...

Reviewed 29 August 2014

Beautiful building and wonderful grounds. Overall a lovely time but several things which could be improved on. The bath, which previous clients had complained about too, had a sealed shower screen which meant you could only turn on the taps or shower by getting in the bath; the menu was unduly complicated - 5 different menus which could only be...

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Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 24 August 2014

This is the second time in 15 years that we have stayed here. We came again because we enjoyed it so much last time. The hotel is a beautiful old building with gorgeous gardens surrounding it. It is close to York (although best to drive there rather than walk). The rooms are all gorgeously furnished and very comfortable. The food...

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1Thank Josie084
Yorkshire, United Kingdom
Reviewed 24 August 2014 via mobile

I have never visited but after the bad experience through phone and email I will not be going. I have recently got engaged and have started looking for wedding venues. My bridesmaid sent me the link for Middlethorpe! Wow, I was impressed. They offered intimate weddings and the images on the website looked beautiful. I completed the link to check...

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Middlethorpe, General Manager at Middlethorpe Hall & Spa, responded to this review

We would like to congratulate this reviewer on her engagement and thank the Bridesmaid for recommending us. Although the team here does their utmost to answer calls promptly, we are sorry that we were unable to do so on that particular telephone extension, during the very busy Ebor Race Meeting and Bank Holiday Weekend. We wish that the bride-to-be had...

Lichfield
Reviewed 22 August 2014

We chose this hotel based on the reviews on Tripadvisor and we were not disappointed. On arrival we were greeted by the friendly staff who made you feel right at home and given an up-grade which always helps. Being a national trust property gives you a good idea of the decor etc and you certainly feel like The Lord of...

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1Thank LichfieldDave
Leeds, England, United Kingdom
Reviewed 19 August 2014

We had never stayed at the hotel before, we have had Sunday lunch several times. We stayed in the Courtyard, Superior room, quite small, no tea/coffee making facility in room. Very clean and comfortable.

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Lincs
Reviewed 17 August 2014

Meals were pricey so we cancelled our dinner reservations and tried a pub in the next village. Breakfast was disappointing as it was not freshly cooked and was Luke warm. There weren't tea and coffee making facilities in the room. However on the 2nd day we discovered that you could ask for they and they were provided free of charge....

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Dublin, Ireland
Reviewed 14 August 2014

This was our second trip to Middlethorpe, courtesy of another gift voucher. We booked a second night in addition to the 'Naughty but nice' package covered by the voucher. We were not disappointed. It was lovely on arrival to be upgraded to a room in the main house, having booked a courtyard room. The room was airy and very comfortable,...

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2Thank ArtDeco85
London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 6 August 2014

We spent two nights at Middlethorpe Hall and had a truly wonderful stay. Everything was just right - our room in the main house was excellent, with views over the garden and lovely country house style furnishings. The bathroom was old-fashioned, as you'd expect in an old house like this, but had everything we needed. The public rooms were fabulous...

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  • Room Service
  • Restaurant
  • Pool
  • Breakfast included
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Food & drink at the hotel
Middlethorpe Hall Restaurant
Middlethorpe Hall Restaurant
Cuisines: European, British, Contemporary
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  • Restaurant
  • Pool
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Hot Tub
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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  • Accessible rooms
  • Family Rooms
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  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Paid Internet
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  • Room Service
  • Breakfast included
  • Laundry Service
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Free Parking
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Conference Facilities
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Concierge
  • Banquet Room
  • Self-Serve Laundry
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Now part of the National Trust - all profits donated to the charity. Overlooking York Racecourse, Middlethorpe Hall is close to the city of York yet enjoys 20 acres of its own peaceful gardens and parkland. It has an award-winning restaurant, the Oak Dining Room, and a heavenly spa with swimming pool. Decorated in traditional country house style, Middlethorpe is furnished with antiques and fine paintings consistent with the period of the house. Beautifully appointed bedrooms are located in the main house and the 18th-century courtyard. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Middlethorpe Hall & Spa

Address: Bishopthorpe Road, York YO23 2GA, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Yorkshire > North Yorkshire > York
Price Range: $214 - $597 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Middlethorpe Hall & Spa 4*
Number of rooms: 30
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Also Known As:
Middlethorpe Hall And Spa
Middlethorpe Hall Hotel York
Middlethorpe Hall York
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#1 Romantic Hotel in York
#1 Spa Hotel in York
#1 Luxury Hotel in York
#3 Business Hotel in York
#4 Family Hotel in York
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“Rooms in the hotel are better in wet weather.”
BrianMellor, 14 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Get the largest you can afford.”
rapton, 3 Apr 2017 | Read review
“We stayed in Courtyard and was perfect.”
Langy193, 3 Apr 2017 | Read review
“The rear of the hotel faces the busy A64. You don't hear it unless you open the windows, but in the summer this might be an issue.”
903tonyr, 27 Mar 2017 | Read review
“I can recommend the main house.”
V543HWjanes, 2 Mar 2017 | Read review
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