We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
02/07/2017 03/07/2017
    There are no pins in your viewport. Try moving the map or changing your filters.
    • {providername} {price}
    {providername} {price}
      {listitems}
    {sold_out_text}
    We can't find prices for this accommodation
    From {rate_price} {rate_periodicity}

    The Unicorn

    Market Place East, Ripon HG4 1BP, England
    Save
    Best prices for your stay
    02/07/2017 03/07/2017
    1 room
    • 1 room
      2 adults
      • 2 adults
        0 children
        • 0 children
          Lock in the lowest price from our partners
          US$41
          View Deal
          Traveller (98)
          Room & Suite (34)
          Dining (6)
          The Old Deanery
          457 reviews
          #1 of 5 hotels in Ripon
           
          The Ripon Spa Hotel
          746 reviews
          #4 of 5 hotels in Ripon
           
          The Three Tuns Hotel
          444 reviews
          #3 of 5 hotels in Thirsk
           
          The Royal Oak Hotel
          366 reviews
          #5 of 5 hotels in Ripon
           
          Overview
          • Excellent44%
          • Very good40%
          • Average11%
          • Poor3%
          • Terrible2%
          Travellers talk about
          “no lift” (60 reviews)
          “market square” (87 reviews)
          “the pub” (99 reviews)
          Free Wifi
          Non-Smoking Hotel
          Restaurant
          Room Service
          Bar/Lounge
          Family Rooms
          Accessible rooms
          2.0 Star Hotel
          All hotel details
          {"containerClass":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_photo_carousel","moduleList":["handlers"],"template":"ibex_photo_carousel__widget","dust":{"nav_controls":"ibex_photo_carousel__nav_controls"},"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_photo_carousel","js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))"}},"scriptFlags":null}
          The Old Deanery
          457 reviews
          #1 of 5 hotels in Ripon
           
          The Ripon Spa Hotel
          746 reviews
          #4 of 5 hotels in Ripon
           
          The Three Tuns Hotel
          444 reviews
          #3 of 5 hotels in Thirsk
           
          The Royal Oak Hotel
          366 reviews
          #5 of 5 hotels in Ripon
           
          Rooms
          Jul 2Jul 3
          |
          1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
          Standard Room

          Getting you more information on this room

          Free Cancellation
          Select
          Show Available Rooms
          Sorry, this partner no longer has rooms available on TripAdvisor. Please visit one of our 3 partner sites to see rooms from US$41.
          We're sorry, there are no rooms available on TripAdvisor. Please change your dates, or view all Ripon hotels with availability
          Standard Room

          Getting you more information on this room

          Free Cancellation
          Select
          {"BOOKING_FEATURES": ["IB_STREAMLINED_SELECTED_ROOM","IB_NEW_REG_FLOW_INTERRUPTER","IB_SHOW_EMAIL_FOR_INSECURE_LOGIN","RCMS_INLINE_ROOM_GRID_MAX_OCC","IB_POST_BOOKING_LOGIN","IB_IRG_PERFORMANCE_METRICS","IB_IRG_MATCH_META","CHILDREN_SEARCH","IB_DW_INLINE_PASSWORD","HR_IB_EXCLUDE_TAXES_AND_FEES","IB_DW_CCNAME_WITH_AUTOCOMPLETE","IB_IRG_PERFORMANCE_METRICS_MOBILE","IB_BOOKNOW_CLEAN_WITH_ICON_SHORT_BTN","STORED_CARDS","IB_POST_BOOK_LOGIN_CTA","IB_PRICE_WINS_COPY","IB_DW_PROMPT_KNOWN_EMAIL","IB_PRICES_OUTSIDE_ROOM_BUTTON","IB_EXIT_INTERRUPTER","IB_SHOW_AMENITIES_AS_ICONS","IB_NEW_REG_FLOW","META_AIR","IB_INLINE_ROOM_GRID","IBEX_HIGH_EQUITY_BRANDING","IB_PRICE_WINS_POST_TX","IB_BOOKING_FORM_FAVICON","IB_URGENCY_BLOCK","IB_NEW_REG_FLOW_POST_BOOK"] , "IMPRESSION_KEY": "b3adeca1814640e791ed7deeac7769af", "roomSelectionModel": {"partnerInfos":[],"multiplePartners":false,"polling":{"locationId":778640,"bookingSessionId":null,"detailedAvailabilityKey":null,"commerceContentIds":[80738336],"additionalContentIds":[],"pollCount":0,"checkin":{"day":2,"month":7,"year":2017},"checkout":{"day":3,"month":7,"year":2017},"adults":2,"child_rm_ages":"","rooms":1,"display_rooms":300,"entryPrice":41,"entryCurrency":"USD","complete":true,"formKey":"","showAllRooms":true,"genNewBookingSessionId":false,"winningProviderAtClick":"","selectedRoomKey":null,"impressionKey":"b3adeca1814640e791ed7deeac7769af","navArea":null,"referringServlet":"Hotel_Review","highestMetaPrice":41,"lowestMetaPrice":41,"additionalPartner":false,"highestMetaPriceDisplay":41,"roomsToVerify":[],"clazz":null},"summary":null,"unavailable":false,"metaOffers":[],"mismatchCheckModel":null,"totalMediaCount":0,"hotelPhotos":[],"noticeHeaderMessage":null,"moreProviders":null,"lowestPricePartner":null,"showAllRooms":true,"isMetaCheaper":false,"isBookingLessThanOrEqualToMeta":null,"avgHistoricalPrice":0.0,"avgHistoricalDisplayPrice":null,"expressBookState":{"hasFullTravelerInfo":false,"hasReducedBillingInfo":false,"hasFullBillingInfo":false},"highestMetaPrice":41,"lowestMetaPrice":41,"highestMetaPriceDisplay":41,"hotelName":"The Unicorn","hasSpecialTimeOfStayTaxes":false,"trackingTree":null,"trackingTreeId":null,"showPriceHoverTooltip":false,"trackingContext":"eyJzdGF0ZSI6IkhPVEVMX0FVQ1RJT04iLCJwIjoiSFJfTWFpbkNvbW1lcmNlIiwiaWRzIjp7IkJGSyI6ImIzYWRlY2ExODE0NjQwZTc5MWVkN2RlZWFjNzc2OWFmIiwiQUlLIjoiYjZhNTQ2NmJlMDk2NDA0OWIzYzk4ZTlhODE2OWU0NjkifSwiZW50cnlTZXJ2bGV0IjoiSG90ZWxfUmV2aWV3In0=","cheaperPricesExist":false,"enableLPF":false,"priceDropPercent":0,"canExpandRooms":false,"expandRoomsToAllPartners":false,"roomSelectionKey":null,"useSupplierDirectTreatment":false,"isSupplierDirect":false,"showProviderSeparator":false,"clazz":null,"seeMoreMessage":null,"seeMoreIFrameMessage":null,"isPricelineCom":false}, "ibAvailability": true, "metaAvailability": true, "topOfferIsIB": false, "numHacTries": -1, "checkIn": "02/07/2017", "checkOut": "03/07/2017", "lowestPrice": "US$41", "hasDates": true, "hacComplete": true, "contentIdMappings": {"80738336":"BookingCom"}, "pollingEnabled": false, "preventScroll": false, "offerClickToken": null, "conditionalUpdate": false, "mightGetRooms": true, "divClasses": "ppr_rup ppr_priv_hr_inline_room_grid_hsx", "singlePartnerRoomGridWidget": {"containerClass":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_room_grid_hsx","moduleList":["handlers","tracking"],"template":"ibex_room_grid_hsx__widget","dust":{"sub_header":"ibex_room_grid_hsx__sub_header"},"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_room_grid_hsx","js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))","tracking":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'tracking'))"}},"scriptFlags":null}, "multiPartnerRoomGridWidget": null, "mismatchMessage": {"containerClass":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_mismatch_message","moduleList":["handler"],"template":"ibex_mismatch_message__widget","dust":{},"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_mismatch_message","js":{"handler":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handler'))"}},"scriptFlags":null}, "maxRoomsToShow": 300, "isTablet": false, "roomGridRowWidget": {"containerClass":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx","moduleList":[],"template":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__widget","dust":{"amenities":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__amenities","condition_col":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__condition_col","price_text":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__price_text","reservation_col":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__reservation_col"},"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_room_grid_row_hsx","js":{}},"scriptFlags":null}, "mismatchMessageLightbox": null, "deviceInfo": "OtherOS OtherBrowser", "bookOnTripAdvisor": "Book on <img class=\"ibHeaderImg\" alt=\"TripAdvisor\" src=\"https:\/\/static.tacdn.com\/img2\/branding\/rebrand\/TA_logo_primary.png\"\/>"}
          Write a Review
          Reviews (796)
          Traveller rating
          Traveller type
          Time of year
          Language

          1 - 5 of 796 reviews

          Reviewed 2 days ago

          The hotel is situated right in the middle of the little cathedral city centre, a stones throw from the bus stop and the high street's bars and restaurants. The Unicorn is efficiently run and is connected to a Wetherspoons pub which provides the food and...More

          Thank PaulR0cks
          Reviewed 2 days ago

          stayed one night realy comfortable bed clean room, we will call again, GREAT BREAKFAST ,nice beer garden, exalent service from all the staff ,Great location in the center of the market square,not too many shops.

          Review collected in partnership with JD Wetherspoon
          Thank ronwhitmore45
          Reviewed 2 days ago

          The hotel is right in the centre of Ripon , handy for everything. The rooms are good , with modern facilities and big , comfortable beds. This is the ideal place to stay in Ripon, and we'll be back! Parking at the hotel is free,...More

          Review collected in partnership with JD Wetherspoon
          Thank Kathryn B
          Reviewed 5 days ago

          Stayed for one night as we were attending a wedding reception in the same hotel. The receptionist was pleasant and very informative. Room was more than adequate, nicely decorated and clean. Bathroom was large, clean with white fluffy towels on a heated rail. We bought...More

          Review collected in partnership with JD Wetherspoon
          Thank hippie47
          Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

          Very Slow Service - there are loads of staff on duty but most not attending to sales. Chatting to each other seems to be the norm. Would not last ten minutes in Lidle or Aldi. Worst Weatherspoon's i have ever been to

          Thank Fossil_Fred
          The Old Deanery
          457 reviews
          #1 of 5 hotels in Ripon
           
          The Ripon Spa Hotel
          746 reviews
          #4 of 5 hotels in Ripon
           
          The Three Tuns Hotel
          444 reviews
          #3 of 5 hotels in Thirsk
           
          The Royal Oak Hotel
          366 reviews
          #5 of 5 hotels in Ripon
           
          About
          Awards & Recognition
          Certificate of Excellence
          Amenities
          • Top amenities
          • Restaurant
          • Bar/Lounge
          • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
          • Room Service
          • Hotel Amenities
          • Room Service
          • Things to do
          • Restaurant
          • Bar/Lounge
          Details
          • Price range
          • US$49 - US$126 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
          • Hotel class
          • Room types
          • Non-Smoking Rooms
          • Number of rooms
          • 32
          • Reservation Options
          • TripAdvisor is proud to partner with Booking.com, Priceline and LateRooms so you can book your The Unicorn reservations with confidence. We help millions of travellers each month to find the perfect hotel for both holiday and business trips, always with the best discounts and special offers.
          • Location
          • United Kingdom >
          • England >
          • Yorkshire >
          • North Yorkshire >
          • Ripon
          • Also Known As
          • Unicorn Hotel Ripon
          Add Photo Photos
          Traveller (98)
          Room & Suite (34)
          Dining (6)
          Hotel & Grounds (52)
          Bathroom (8)
          Nearby
          Sponsored by:
          The Old Deanery
          457 reviews
          .23 km away
           
          The Royal Oak Hotel
          366 reviews
          .09 km away
           
          The Ripon Spa Hotel
          746 reviews
          .43 km away
           
          Nearby Restaurants
          Oliver's Pantry
          627 reviews
          .14 km away
          The Royal Oak
          606 reviews
          .08 km away
          Prima Pizzeria & Ristorante
          409 reviews
          .11 km away
          Manchega
          55 reviews
          .10 km away
          Nearby Attractions
          Ripon Cathedral
          813 reviews
          .19 km away
          Workhouse Museum
          257 reviews
          .24 km away
          The Ripon Hornblower
          184 reviews
          .03 km away
          Prison and Police Museum
          86 reviews
          .31 km away
          Questions & AnswersAsk a question
          davy w
          Are dogs allowed to stay in hotel thanks
          14 May 2017|
          Answer
          Response from Bill J | Property representative |
          Thanks for your question. Sorry but no dogs are not allowed in the hotel.
          0
          Votes
          Ruthchristina22
          is there secure storage for 2 bikes? thanks
          30 March 2017|
          Answer Show all 2 answers
          Response from Bill J | Property representative |
          Hi. yes we have secure storage for bikes. Regards Bill
          0
          Votes
          Room Tips
          "room on first floor was at the side of the hotel there was stairs as no lift"
          Read review
          "ask for a view of the square"
          Read review
          "Their is no lift available and a lot of stairs, if you ask for a front of hotel room you will only have one..."
          Read review
          "Back of hotel may be quieter, but front facing rooms have lovely view of market square."
          Read review
          Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
          Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing