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Leicester, United Kingdom
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4 reviews
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We stayed here earlier this month and it was perfect! The room was very comfortable with some lovely finishing touches. We were made to feel welcome and the whole place has a 'homely' feel. We had a fantastic stay and I would thoroughly recommend. I would certainly like a return visit! Thank you Sue and Barry!

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Reviewed 11 October 2016 via mobile

We stayed here for one night after visiting Fountain's Abbey. Beautiful property in the heart of Ripon, just a short walk to the Cathedral and shops. We had the large double room (Room 2) which was very pretty and well-equipped with some lovely extra touches like jelly babies, good selection of teas, hot water bottles, facial wipes, nail scissors etc.... More 

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Leicester, United Kingdom
2 reviews
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Reviewed 4 September 2016

Sue and Barry are very friendly and welcoming. Bed very comfortable. Lovely elevated location and close to Ripon centre. Room spotless and lots of nice touches - jelly beans in room, fresh milk, useful toiletries etc. Breakfast lovely too, perfectly cooked! We enjoyed our stay so much we extended it by another day! We will defintely return here.

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Coventry
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Reviewed 30 August 2016 via mobile

Stayed here for one night on the Way of the Roses ride. Barry and his wife were superb hosts. Beautiful, big homely rooms (we took the twin). Bathroom was well cleaned and there were some nice touches too: cotton buds, sewing kit, jelly babies. Breakfast was very good - fantastic black pudding. It's close to the centre but far away... More 

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Southampton, United Kingdom
2 reviews
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Reviewed 2 July 2016 via mobile

Can't fault this place at all, you are made to feel welcome as soon you walk through the door. Barry and Sue are the perfect hosts and the full English breakfast is the best I've had and I'm a lorry driver, yes Barry better than a transport cafe.

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Glasgow, United Kingdom
2 reviews
Reviewed 11 May 2016

Spent 5 days at this wonderful place while visiting family. Superb room, very comfy bed! Sue and Barry were fantastic without being intrusive and their breakfasts - magnificent! Beautiful garden too! Tea and coffe in the room and the shower room had "extras" ie cotton buds, cotton wool balls, face wipes and lovely fluffy white towels!!

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Thank Esther R
Wye, United Kingdom
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4 reviews
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Reviewed 2 May 2016

My husband and I stayed at Box Tree Cottages at a difficult time for us personally, as we were in Ripon making funeral arrangements. It was such a lovely house, and Sue was so warm to us, that we felt comforted just staying there. It was very nicely furnished, with attention to detail, and all possible amenities were provided. We... More 

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Thank Cate P
Portsmouth, United Kingdom
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7 reviews
3 hotel reviews
Reviewed 15 April 2016

we loved this place great location and just an amzing place to go the building is very much period and was considered by all our guests stunning we loved all the features and the small details we could not say anymore about this amazing place

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Thank lucytambambander
Guildford, United Kingdom
2 reviews
Reviewed 22 February 2016

Stayed overnight in Ripon for a friend's wedding and could not have found a better place to stay than Box Tree Cottages. Sue and Barry were incredibly welcoming and friendly, my room was spacious, beautifully decorated and very comfortable, the breakfast was delicious and all for an absolute bargain price! And to top it all off I never had to... More 

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Thank Jamie W
Lancaster, England, United Kingdom
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8 reviews
3 hotel reviews
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Reviewed 28 January 2016

I stayed for three nights at the B&B for a work trip. Sue and Barry are fab hosts. They have created a home from home environment which is clean, tasteful, quirky and a million miles away from basic! From nick-nacks in the bathroom cabinet, to a beautifully wrapped bag of jelly babies, their care and attention to detail is clear... More 

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Free Breakfast
  • Room Service
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
  • Free Breakfast
  • Room Service
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
A very quietly situated 200 year old property set in large gardens and close to the centre of Ripon. Friendly owners, comfortable rooms, an attention to detail and good food make your visit enjoyable. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Box Tree Cottages

Address: Box Tree Cottages Coltsgate Hill, Ripon HG4 2AB, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Yorkshire > North Yorkshire > Ripon
Price Range: $84 - $101 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 6
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“I had room One which was lovely and peaceful but they do have a variety of other rooms and they also have a self catering cottage.”
 of 5 bubbles estherr110, 11 May 2016 | Read review
“Room 2 absolutely delightful!”
 of 5 bubbles JamieW271, 22 Feb 2016 | Read review
“We stayed in matchbox cottage, others were available!”
 of 5 bubbles Pamelalilly, 14 Oct 2015 | Read review
“We stayed in room 2 which has a super kingsize bed and is spacious and very comfortable. Would definitely recommend this one.”
 of 5 bubbles Lisa667, 22 Jun 2015 | Read review
“we had room 4 it was great”
 of 5 bubbles susanp825, 29 Jun 2014 | Read review
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