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Reviewed 6 days ago NEWvia mobile

We have just completed a one night stay with Val at Laburnum House and right from when I first booked, Val was so nice and helpful. So welcoming on arrival and we stayed in the Thirsk room which was extremely comfortable and there was absolutely nothing that had not been thought about to ensure guests' comfort. A brilliant shower with...

Thank sandj89
Calgary, Canada
Reviewed 4 November 2016

We couldn't have asked for anywhere better! Our host was so accommodating and made us feel so very much at home. Breakfast each morning was simply a huge spread of much more than we could have imagined and sure kept us fuelled up for much later in the day. We wished our stay could have been longer than the three...

Thank WhereAmIToday_13
Stockport, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 November 2016 via mobile

I have left a review several months ago but as i have chosen to stayon with Val at Laburnum House it's time to leave an updated review. I did not think the guest house could get any better but Val has spent time and money improving what was already a fabulous relaxing place. Freshly decorated and carpeted throughout all rooms...

Thank Tony W
Reviewed 9 October 2016 via mobile

Stayed here whilst visiting goldtrowel just round the corner verry welcoming val is lovely and verry helpfull. comfy bed lush shower and bathroom great breakfast also went for a meal and a drink at the black lion pub great food and freindly locals short walk to town center. both a must if visiting thirsk.

Thank Ashley2904
Thirsk, United Kingdom
Reviewed 6 October 2016

Stayed at Vals for two nights, got decorators in at my own home so needed a quiet place to work, stayed in the Thirsk Room, very sunny on a morning which is a nice feeling. Everything is spotlessly clean, great shower and lots of space in the room, really enjoyed having breakfast cooked for me and no washing up. Val...

Thank Loyolla
valerie w, Owner at Laburnum House, responded to this review

So nice to see you again, and happy you were able to carry out all your work with the wifi also been good. I have sign posted lots of guests to the Land and Sea Chippy in Sowerby, which is just at the back of the B And B. Very nice feed back from them. If you stay again, don't...

Reviewed 4 October 2016

Arrived to a very warm friendly welcome, with coffee made on arrival and chat in kitchen. Whole place very clean, bright and tidy. Breakfast was delicious with fresh fruit and choice of cereal with selection of cooked too. Scrambled eggs and toast were cooked when required and were mouth watering. Definitely well above standard of some B&Bs. Worth another visit...

1Thank Berenice D
valerie w, Owner at Laburnum House, responded to this review

Thank you Berenice for enjoying my home, such a perfect guest. I enjoyed our chats in the morning, look forward to you staying again Warm Regards Val

Reviewed 25 September 2016

A very warm welcome with handshakeing from lovely Val . We went as a couple and stayed for 2 nights in a beautiful room and were told to help ourself with as many towels as we wanted.That really made my day, as usually on B &B, they are very mean with towels . The bathroom was on the landing ,but...

1Thank HegeSofi
Bedford, United Kingdom
Reviewed 20 September 2016

Stayed at Laburnum House for the first time to break our holiday journey. Although we were only staying for a single night, we receive a very warm welcome and great service from Val and her husband. The rooms were spotless and very comfortable; the breakfast as good as other reviewers had suggested (the local black pudding is not to be...

Thank napperfamily
Reviewed 11 September 2016

Val is a fantastic, kind and welcoming host whose house is beautifully presented and spotlessly clean. Her breakfasts were wonderful, with lovely fresh fruit, cereal, yogurt and cooked food to order. The rooms are very comfortable and spacious and are equipped with TV, kettle and the makings for hot drinks as well as some biscuits. There are toiletries in the...

Thank NorwichHappygal
Reviewed 6 September 2016 via mobile

Fantastic stay again. Val & Lee makes you feel very welcome and can't do enough to help already booked for next year ,any one wishing to stay in thirsk this b&b is a must it's just a short walk to the town .Rooms are to a very high standard, and the breakfast is tremendous they just make you feel at...

Thank Stephen M

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Hello my name is Val and I am the proud owner of laburnum house, a deceptively spacious home with contemporary furnishings, overlooking the Hambleton Hills.I am a Yorkshire lass born and bred, and have lived in the area for 55 years so i have good local knowledge. I can recommend places to visit, where to dine, and wonderful walks – as i am a keen walker myself. I am also passionate about Yorkshire!The house is very deceiving from the outside as you will see. There is a new toilet and hand basin downstairs, the guests dining room is large and beautifully furnished, with a fridge, and adjoining the dining room is a new bespoke orangery just finished in time for spring 2013. It is fully furnished with 3 and 2 seater settee and matching armchair and large footstool, 42″ flat TV, Roberts CD/radio player, and also a selection of board games and good reading.There are 3 rooms – 2 double rooms with ensuite, all newly decorated and large flat screen TVs. And a twin room, with remote control Tempur beds and a new bathroom with shower just a few steps over the landing. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Laburnum House

Address: 31 Topcliffe Road | Sowerby, Thirsk YO7 1RX, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Yorkshire > North Yorkshire > Thirsk
Price Range: $72 - $125 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 3
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“Back rooms , very sunny on a morning and quiet”
 of 5 bubbles Loyolla, 6 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Our twin room does not have an ensuite facilities, but sole use of bathroom (with shower) just on the landing. Not a problem for us.”
 of 5 bubbles napperfamily, 20 Sep 2016 | Read review
“thirsk or York room have ensuite”
 of 5 bubbles G9219FRemmap, 28 Aug 2016 | Read review
“York room was nice and quet”
 of 5 bubbles caz08101965, 21 Aug 2016 | Read review
“Double rooms face back of house, twin room face the front but all noise free”
 of 5 bubbles 202brianm202, 16 Aug 2016 | Read review
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