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The Bay Horse Country Inn

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Liverpool, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

Lovely country Inn. Our hosts were very helpful and friendly. The bedroom was comfortable warm, very clean and well stocked with tea and coffee. The food was excellent, portions were large. Needless to say we enjoyed our short break and we would certainly stay again.

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Edinburgh, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Beautiful country inn with great home cooking, lovely warm rooms (November stay) and super staff. When we stayed we visited Fountains Abbey, Brimham Rocks and Ripon. It's worth having dinner there as we did each night.

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Lovely comfortable pub, with a great atmosphere. The full English breakfast was substantial and we were well looked after. We also ate here in the evening, where again the food was delicious and portions generous. The pub itself is a little off the beaten track but quite easy to find and only a 5 minute drive off the A1. The...

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Thank Janx42
Nottingham, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 October 2016

We spent two nights at the Bay Horse whilst holidaying in the area, and found it to be a friendly country pub,serving good food and ideal for exploring the Yorkshire dales, moors, or coast.The rooms are clean and comfortable, the hosts are friendly and helpful, and the food is excellent.

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Margate, United Kingdom
Reviewed 30 September 2016 via mobile

We decided to visit this inn as a stop off point on our way to Scotland. Once we had found the Inn along a country road all was ok. The food was unbelievable and was all home cooked and a good variety of choice. The land lord was very helpful and a character in himself making us very welcome during...

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tyne and wear
Reviewed 24 September 2016

Stayed here for one night and would definately return. The room was very clean with red hot water and more than enough tea and coffee on the hospitality tray. The breakfast was beautifully cooked. You order the night before and chose what time you want it so it's cooked fresh for you. We had a meal when we arrived and...

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Thank vitotheborder
Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
Reviewed 13 September 2016

Stayed for two nights at the end of July. Proprietor very friendly and helpful greeting us straight away and showing us to our room which was very clean and comfy with tea making facilities and very hot running water for shower etc. Good 'proper' pub food and a good all round good atmosphere. They ask you the night before what...

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Alnwick, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 September 2016

We stayed here for one night en route from the West Midlands back to home in Northumberland, a journey we do very often. Having discovered this lovely village and the Bay Horse we definitely plan to return here. The landlord and staff are extremely welcoming and helpful and the place has a very cosy and friendly atmosphere. Our room was...

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Kent, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 September 2016

Lovely room clean and well decorated, we all went to Yorkshire for a family gathering and chose this hotel for the night wish we could have stayed longer, the host was friendly and accommodating the meal we had in the evening had a good choice starters and Maine courses large portion sizes, the full English breakfast arrived at our table...

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North Yorkshire
Reviewed 21 August 2016 via mobile

4 of us ate Sunday lunch here. £8.95 for main course and extra £2 for a dessert. Cant tell you about starters as we didnt have any. Now all I can say is the food is excellent. Beef cooked to perfection as was the Lamb. Large yorkshire, roast potatoes and a big dish of veg to share. Sticky toffee pudding...

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  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Breakfast
  • Pool
  • Room Service
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Bar/Lounge
  • Pool
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
  • Free Breakfast
  • Room Service

Additional Information about The Bay Horse Country Inn

Address: Sleights Lane, Rainton YO7 3PX, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Yorkshire > North Yorkshire > Rainton
Price Range: $96 - $116 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — The Bay Horse Country Inn 3.5*
Number of rooms: 8
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See which rooms travellers prefer

“Room 7 has a very small TV, if that's important to you”
 of 5 bubbles 960martinb, 25 Jul 2016 | Read review
“Better to go for a higher numbered room at the back as these will be less noisy if you want an early night”
 of 5 bubbles 88JamesB88, 24 Jul 2016 | Read review
“An old coaching inn so up and down layout with steps!”
 of 5 bubbles Q2962VKjang, 31 May 2016 | Read review
“we had room 8 at the back, view of the backyard out the window but was lovely and quiet.”
 of 5 bubbles melblancs, 2 Apr 2016 | Read review
“Rooms 2 and 3 have king size beds and are at the front of the building looking out onto the village. Room 8 is a quiet room.”
 of 5 bubbles patriciamL4718PX, 2 Jan 2016 | Read review
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