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Burniston, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 days ago NEWvia mobile

We stayed just before Christmas with our dog. Been previously and enjoyed our stay this time however we was disappointed as we arrived late and room didn't have very good lighting we did not notice Mould on net curtains and window or cobwebs. We had dinner and even though a Xmas party was on we was welcomed by friendly staff...

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Sunderland, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A group of friends and i stayed at Dower House for the New Years Eve party night having done the Party night the previous year. It was excellent value, reception drinks and canapes then an amazing 7 course dinner and a disco. The best steak i've had in a long time.Champagne served at midnight to see in the new year...

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Thank Thomas P
Lytham St Anne's, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago

We were visiting the Country Living fair in Harrogate and the Christmas Fair in Ripley, so the Dower House was perfectly situated between the 2 and seemed the ideal location. The sat nav took us straight there, but we weren't sure we were at the right place as the signs on the gates were for the Spa rather than Hotel...

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Sunderland, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Booked as a last minute night away through the twixmas period it would be difficult to fault this hotel. Friendly and attentive staff all seemed to genuinely care about the guests. The spa located next to the hotel had a great sauna and steam room together with a jacuzzi and small pool, ideal after a winter day out walking in...

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Thank JRM776
United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Booked a 4 day Christmas break this year. Suggested by the tourist information centre in Ripon and delighted by that suggestion. We were welcomed by pleasant reception staff and invited to try the mulled wine and minced pies. Our room was in the older part of the hotel and was warm, cheerful and characterful. We found the food to be...

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Thank Ian H
Harrogate, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

What a lovely treat for me and my sister. we where greeted with frendley staff they showed us round made us feel at home. the spar was lovely x clean x warm had a lovely hot chocolate with home made shortbread followed by a half hr deep back Massarge the girls where lovely I can recommend this place to everyone...

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Thank Budbudbell
UK
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Great food and location for a party night but the Dj was atrocious Staff attentive and the food great but the Dj and music was terrible Played his own music oblivious to the guests and when the dance floor emptied didn't react by trying to address the problem and wasn't prepared to play requests it seems Shame for the only...

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3Thank Yorkshiremanpete
Manchester, United Kingdom
Reviewed 10 December 2016

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1Thank K2565EFjohnb
Liverpool, Merseyside
Reviewed 7 December 2016

Great stay, 3 nights which were very enjoyable. Staff were friendly and helpful. Lovely pool and spa, jacuzzi, sauna and steam room which were very relaxing. really nice bar area with a log burning fire. Drinks a little bit pricey but no more than any other Best Western Hotel. All in all a lovely stay very close to the town...

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1Thank MrGraham421
Burnley
Reviewed 19 November 2016 via mobile

Had a lovely stay here . The spa is worth a visit lovely little pool . The staff were really helpful and we wanted for nothing . A little gem of a place in historic knaresborough . The food is excellent with proficient service Would definitely return .

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Spa
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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  • Business Centre with Internet Access
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
BEST WESTERN Dower House Hotel is as full of character as it is convenience, when you're not enjoying a good nights sleep, you can relax in our recently refurbished Imagine Health & Spa with a swim, treatment or work out.You'll not only enjoy the sights and sounds of the traditional market town of Knaresborough, but also the opportunity to take in beautiful river walks and historical landmarks such as Mother Shiptons Cave and the Castle ruins ... more   less 

Additional Information about BEST WESTERN Dower House Hotel & Spa

Address: Bond End, Knaresborough, Harrogate HG5 9AL, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Yorkshire > North Yorkshire > Harrogate > Knaresborough
Price Range: $142 - $224 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — BEST WESTERN Dower House Hotel & Spa 3*
Number of rooms: 29
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“Not the best if Xmas party nights”
 of 5 bubbles Yorkshiremanpete, 16 Dec 2016 | Read review
“If you want quiet ask for a room not near the road. We had room 4 which was a bit noisy. Didn't spoil our stay though”
 of 5 bubbles MrGraham421, 7 Dec 2016 | Read review
“we liked the old rooms with the uneven floor and wooden beams”
 of 5 bubbles WGreen74, 13 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Can't comment only know what my room was like”
 of 5 bubbles josephinec991, 10 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Avoid the rooms near the stairway doors”
 of 5 bubbles didge_judgenutmeg, 10 Aug 2016 | Read review
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