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Reviewed 17 December 2016

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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Manchester, United Kingdom
Reviewed 10 December 2016

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Liverpool, Merseyside
Reviewed 8 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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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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Leeds, United Kingdom
Reviewed 17 November 2016 via mobile

Two night midweek break in November. Hotel is excellent location just a 5 to 10 minute walk from everything Knaresborough has to offer - Wednesday is market day so does get busy. Hotel is very clean and well managed. Rooms are very good - we were upgraded to a bigger room with 6ft bed which was appreciated. Public areas of...

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Jonathan S, General Manager at BEST WESTERN Dower House Hotel & Spa, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to let us know about your stay. I am delighted that you enjoyed your visit to the hotel. We are working through a period of soft refurbishment which includes the upgrading of the spa facilities down in Imagine spa. Changes are happening all of the time. We look forward to your return. Best wishes,...

Huddersfield, United Kingdom
Reviewed 12 November 2016

Me and my friend stayed here over night, staff were great and very helpful, we had a meal there too which was lovely, the bar area is relaxing. Our twin room was very clean and tidy. The area is good and the hotel is only a short walk to mother shibdens cave.

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Jonathan S, General Manager at BEST WESTERN Dower House Hotel & Spa, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your lovely comments. I am truly blessed with having such a fantastic team and they all love their jobs. I will pass on your comments to the team and we will all look forward to seeing you again soon. Best wishes, Jonathan

Yorkshire
Reviewed 9 November 2016

We (a large family gathering) stayed here recently and we were all so impressed we are seriously thinking about returning next year. for our annual get together. Upon our arrival we were not surprised to be informed our room wasn't ready. We were three hours early. No problem whatsoever. The lovely receptionist showed us where our luggage could be left...

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Jonathan S, General Manager at BEST WESTERN Dower House Hotel & Spa, responded to this review

Thank you for your lovely comments, I am delighted that you had such a fantastic time and that the team looked after you so well from arrival throughout your stay to departure. The team take such pride in their work and always go the extra mile to make sure that our guests are looked after. You really must return to...

Stalbridge, United Kingdom
Reviewed 6 November 2016

We stayed at this hotel for 3 nights and were very impressed with the food - especially the breakfasts. They were cooked to order even including the toast with the result that everything was fresh and hot. Staff were very welcoming and helpful - nothing seemed too much trouble for them. Out only small gripe was the water pressure on...

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Jonathan S, General Manager at BEST WESTERN Dower House Hotel & Spa, responded to this review

Thank you for your fantastic review. I am delighted that you enjoyed your stay from start to finish. The breakfasts are truly one of the best I have tasted. Please do not forget where we are, we enjoy your visits. Best wishes, Jonathan

Brigg, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 November 2016

Booked in for one night midweek as a treat for the wifes birthday .The check in was quick and efficient,we was in room 25 upstairs just before you go through to the spa .The room was clean & tidy and a nice size .The breakfast was amazing ,we had the full english ,with as much tea & coffee you could...

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Jonathan S, General Manager at BEST WESTERN Dower House Hotel & Spa, responded to this review

Thank you for your lovely comments, we are delighted that you had a fabulous stay and that the team looked after you so well. Knaresborough is a lovely place, with plenty to see and do. There are some fantastic walks nearby with the River Nidd is only 2 minutes away. Please do not be strangers, we enjoy your visits. Best...

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Reviewed 25 October 2016

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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
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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  • Meeting Rooms
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Banquet Room
  • Breakfast Available
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: $157 - $271 (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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“If you got good hearing avoid room above the pool, perfect for gym and pool, but you can hear the filter system at nights.”
 of 5 bubbles N4504IVpaulg, 1 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Check the ceilings and beams -in some rooms these are very low !”
 of 5 bubbles 82carolem, 29 Jan 2017 | Read review
“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
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