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Reviewed 6 September 2016 via mobile

Booked in for Thirsk races with friends, checked the reviews and it's easy to see why it scores so well. The rooms are pristine and the cleanest B & B I have stayed in, but it was all about the little extras which made the experience that much better. Val really does think of everything and nothing was too much....

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Barnet, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 September 2016

We stayed at this charming B and B with our young daughter who was three months and found it to be really family friendly and comfortable. The owner Val is very accommodating and a lovely lady and anything we needed she provided. The room we stayed in had an en suite and was very clean. The breakfast was lovely as...

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

Thank you so much for this review, you were such perfect guests, and such a lovely daughter, she slept so well, and my other guests commented on how good she was. Look forward to you staying with us in the future. Warm Regards Val

Reviewed 29 August 2016

I stayed at laburnum as I was recommended it, and on contacting Val to book a room was convinced I made the right decision. Val was extremely welcoming and nothing was too much trouble, the B&B was really clean and comfortable, every thing you needed was there from towels to toiletries. Val even offered to drive me round to the...

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Valerie W, Owner at Laburnum House, responded to this review

Lee and Emma it was a pleasure to have you both share my home . Enjoyed our time together and thank you for the beautiful flowers you gave me . I was over the moon that Lee passed at Suoer Skills .

Cambridge, United Kingdom
Reviewed 29 August 2016

We stayed one night at Val's excellent BandB. The house is spotlessly clean and with well tended and colourful garden. The beds are comfortable, the bathrooms modern and tastefully done out, and there is a nice bright conservatory available for guests to use. The house is located very close to the centre of Thirsk and everything is within walking distance....

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Reviewed 26 August 2016 via mobile

three of us stayed at vals within the last month and we could have breakfast from 5 til 9 Most b and bs won't do early breakfasts Brilliant place to stay, very welcoming and nothing's too much trouble for Val Fab free wi-fi . Very comfortable beds with an abundance of fresh towels everyday if needed Plenty of off road...

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Valerie W, Manager at Laburnum House, responded to this review

Thank you all of you . Really enjoyed your company and thank you for been the perfect guests . Was great that when you asked for breakfast at 7 you were so on time , was so easy looking after you all , thank you so much for feeling at home .

Leyland, United Kingdom
Reviewed 24 August 2016

Stayed for 2 nights the weekend of 12 August. The facilities were very good but more importantly, the owner Val, was incredibly accommodating. She can't do enough to please and nothing was too much trouble - even an early breakfast to suit our plans. A really good B&B made made excellent by the efforts of the hostess.

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Fleet, United Kingdom
Reviewed 21 August 2016 via mobile

Just got home from staying 2 nights at Laburnum House so my husband could take part in a cycle sportive. Val was the perfect host, not only did she get up extra early on the day of the race to ensure Tony got a good breakfast before his race, but she also hosted his parents after the race by giving...

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Valerie W, Owner at Laburnum House, responded to this review

Thank you Clare for such a nice review . I felt as if I had known you and Tony for a long time . I loved the way you supported Tony so much . And the follow my friend app you showed me was amazing . The way we could see where Tony was on his bike . Was lovely...

Reviewed 21 August 2016

My husband was taking part In a cycle event In Thirst so he needed somewhere to stay for Friday and Saturday night. He found Laburnum House through Trip Advisor and we weren't disappointed!!!. Val the owner made us feel very welcome, the rooms were very comfortable and had everything you could want. We had an excellent nights sleep and a...

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Shrewsbury, United Kingdom
Reviewed 20 August 2016

We've stayed at laburnum house several times now an thought a review was well over due! What can we say about our stay? Firstly proprietors/friends Val an Lee give a lovely an friendly welcome NOTHING is to much trouble, rooms are lovely an immaculate, good Yorkshire breakfast just what U need before exploring the beauty of the dales or moors,...

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Norwich, United Kingdom
Reviewed 16 August 2016

My wife and I booked the Whitby room for 1 night on our way to Northumberland. We could not have booked a better B&B. Val greeted us with tea and cake and was so friendly. Our room was excellent,over looking main Road but noise free.Her attention to detail was amazing. We even had scissors in the room for cutting the...

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  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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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 - $127 (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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