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Great Bowden, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago

It's a couple of years since I last stayed at the Forest and Vale, but chose to stay here again last night while on business in Pickering — and was glad I did. Standards at this lovely hotel are as high as ever. Clean, warm, comfortable, good room, great breakfast, very friendly staff and excellent value. This really is a...

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Falkirk, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Arrived for my annual stay late November/December as usual. Due to unforeseen events I arrived after the kitchen had closed. The evening reception staff kicked into action and provided a superb portion of scampi & chips - greatly appreciated. Delighted to say the broadband remains blistering fast.

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Pickering, United Kingdom
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Lovely Sunday lunch for a family members 80th birthday, the staff were all very friendly and the food was lovely. We did not mention when booking it was a birthday however when we arrived and got talking to one of the staff it came up in conversation, next thing we know when it comes round to desert the waiter comes...

Thank jess_eddon
Cleethorpes, United Kingdom
Reviewed 10 January 2017

We stayed here on sunday night. The hotel is in a great location in the town center, with ample car parking. We found all staff very friendly and efficient, especially Dan, who showed us to our room and served us in the bar. The breakfast and evening meal were excellent. The room was spacious and spotlessly clean. All in all...

Thank angie-clee
Leyburn, United Kingdom
Reviewed 31 December 2016

Pickering is a lovely Town offering a wonderful church, a superb outdoor walking shop - probably on of the best in the area and with it's own you Tube channel. There are a lot of tea shops, and charity shops which is a shame as the Town has wonderful character. The hotel was clean, the staff were attentive and we...

Thank Jim M
North Yorkshire, United Kingdom
Reviewed 23 December 2016

Christmas party night and one night stay. Food was fantastic which was a great surprise as often on these group party nights isn't the best in hotels. Plates were hot and food was first class as was service. The bar was reasonable for a hotel £16 for a bottle of wine. The only let down of the evening was the...

Thank witchy69
Reviewed 19 December 2016 via mobile

Our staff xmas party was held here .from the outside the whole building gave off a nice warm welcoming glow.there was 2 low steps on entering. I also believe that there is is a disabled entry. Once inside the building is very tastefully decorated. We got a drink in the bar from a very pleasant young man - the first...

Thank ratpack23
Pickering, United Kingdom
Reviewed 17 December 2016

I had Christmas Lunch with four friends at The Forest & Vale on Friday 16 December. I was disappointed with the response to my finding a label in my roast turkey dinner. The waiter took the label off the edge of my plate and later returned to say that the label was from the turkey and that somebody would be...

Thank Judy C
Reviewed 9 December 2016

We stayed here during a visit to Castle Howard, check in was easy and friendly, rooms were clean, comfortable, possibly a little too warm for me on arrival but wasn't a problem to switch off the radiator, the décor seemed a little dated but was in keeping with this fine old building, location was good and parking ample, we did...

Thank jamesh1000000
Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
Reviewed 27 November 2016

Stayed here for a couple of nights. The rooms were of an adequate size and the bed was comfortable. The staff throughout the hotel were friendly and helpful. Breakfast was delicious and there was a good range of choices, plus unlimited tea and toast. Didn't eat here apart from breakfast but did had a couple of drinks at the bar,...

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Additional Information about BEST WESTERN Forest & Vale Hotel

Address: Malton Road, Pickering YO18 7DL, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Yorkshire > North Yorkshire > Pickering
Price Range: $151 - $205 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — BEST WESTERN Forest & Vale Hotel 3*
Number of rooms: 19
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Spalding, United Kingdom
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“Superior 1 looks on to the garden”
 of 5 bubbles D3632BTjimm, 31 Dec 2016 | Read review
“Our rooms were up 3 flights of stairs, with no lift so check when booking if this is an issue for you.”
 of 5 bubbles Beeper4, 27 Nov 2016 | Read review
“I recommend Superior room overlooking beautiful gardens”
 of 5 bubbles wanderlust1950, 20 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Really old sash windows on most rooms which jam closed”
 of 5 bubbles ianwX5832OP, 9 Oct 2016 | Read review
“I preferred our previous room in the main building overlooking the garden.”
 of 5 bubbles cazbar19, 2 Oct 2016 | Read review
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