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Fountains Abbey and Studley Royal Water Garden
Fountains Abbey and Studley Royal Water Garden
Attraction type: Ancient Ruins; Historic Sites; Missions; Gardens
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Ripon Cathedral
Ripon Cathedral
Owner description: Ripon Cathedral traces its history back to its foundation by St Wilfrid in 672AD. The Anglo-Saxon crypt of St Wilfrid's church remains and is open to visitors. Choral evensong... more Owner description: Ripon Cathedral traces its history back to its foundation by St Wilfrid in 672AD. The Anglo-Saxon crypt of St Wilfrid's church remains and is open to visitors. Choral evensong takes place Tuesday to Friday at 6pm and Sundays at 5.30pm. Details of all services may be found on our website. We are open to visitors daily throughout the year and entry is free, though we rely on generous donations to continue this practice. Most of the building is wheelchair accessible with the exception of the Library and the Anglo-Saxon crypt. There is a touch-screen computer interpretation of the crypt at ground level for those unable to access it. less
Attraction type: Sacred & Religious Sites
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Newby Hall and Gardens
Newby Hall and Gardens
A fantastic family day out. Amazing Adventure Playground, Spectacular Gardens and Elegant Georgian House. Restaurant & Shop..the perfect place to meet up with friends and family
Attraction type: Gardens; Educational sites; Historic Sites
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Ripon Racecourse
Ripon Racecourse
Attraction type: Horse Tracks
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The Ripon Hornblower
The Ripon Hornblower
Attraction type: Points of Interest & Landmarks
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All places to eat » Places to eat

Lockwoods
Lockwoods
Ranked #1 of 83 Restaurants in Ripon
Price: US$9 - US$44
Cuisines: European, British
Good for: Child-friendly, Groups, Local cuisine, Kids, Business meetings, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining
Dining options: After-hours, Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Full Bar, Highchairs Available, Reservations, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Oliver's Pantry
Oliver's Pantry
Ranked #2 of 83 Restaurants in Ripon
Price: US$2 - US$20
Cuisines: Cafe, British
Good for: Cheap Eats, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Kids
Dining options: After-hours, Brunch, Lunch, Breakfast, Free Wifi, Highchairs Available, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Wine and Beer
The Royal Oak
The Royal Oak
Ranked #3 of 83 Restaurants in Ripon
Price: US$5 - US$22
Cuisines: Bar, British, Pub
Good for: Bar Scene, Cheap Eats, Child-friendly, Groups, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining
Dining options: After-hours, Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast, Free Wifi, Full Bar, Highchairs Available, Outdoor Seating, Reservations, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Prima Pizzeria & Ristorante
Prima Pizzeria & Ristorante
Ranked #4 of 83 Restaurants in Ripon
Price: US$11 - US$47
Cuisines: Italian, Pizza, European
Good for: Cheap Eats, Child-friendly, Groups, Kids, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining
Dining options: After-hours, Dinner, Full Bar, Highchairs Available, Reservations, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Waitstaff
The Wakeman's House
The Wakeman's House
Ranked #5 of 83 Restaurants in Ripon
Cuisines: Cafe, British
Good for: Cheap Eats, Child-friendly
Dining options: Brunch, Lunch, Breakfast, Highchairs Available, Reservations, Seating, Takeout, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible

All accommodation » Where to stay - Budget

The Unicorn
2.0 of 5
The Unicorn
US$47 - US$120 (£38 - £96)
Ranked #3 of 5 Hotels in Ripon
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Sleningford Watermill Caravan & Camping Park
Sleningford Watermill Caravan & Camping Park
US$22 - US$34 (£18 - £27)

All accommodation » Where to stay - Midrange

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The Old Coach House
5.0 of 5
The Old Coach House
US$99 - US$137 (£79 - £110)
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The Ripon Spa Hotel
3.0 of 5
The Ripon Spa Hotel
US$94 - US$157 (£75 - £126)
Ranked #4 of 5 Hotels in Ripon
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The Royal Oak Hotel
The Royal Oak Hotel
US$106 - US$193 (£85 - £155)
Ranked #5 of 5 Hotels in Ripon
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All accommodation » Where to stay - Luxury

Nearby recommended accommodations:

Mallard Grange
5.0 of 5
Mallard Grange
US$113 - US$123 (£91 - £99)
Ranked #1 of 2 Aldfield B&B and Inns
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Swinton Park
4.0 of 5
Swinton Park
US$132 - US$372 (£106 - £298)
Ranked #2 of 5 Hotels in Ripon
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The Moorhouse
4.0 of 5
The Moorhouse
US$97 - US$113 (£78 - £91)
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