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Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 31 January 2016

Stayed for 1 night but will definitely go back. Lovely hosts full of local info. Spot on breakfast with homemade jams too. Great place to stay. Agree with picking up the vouchers for KIngs Arms-good food.

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Harpenden, England
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 83 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 October 2015

Thornsgill's a lovely traditional B&B and you'll be well looked after, get the finest of breakfasts and good advice on the local pubs. Les & Dorothy are the friendliest of hosts and the rooms are lovely and spacious. Well worth picking up their money-off voucher for the King's Arms for the finest of pies. Askrigg is the home of the... More 

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Thank WanderingBrit
Sheffield, England, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 28 October 2015

Stayed here whilst walking the Pennine Journey and arrived early after a very wet day. They immediately put the heating on so I had a warm room. And despite being on only day three of the walk the en-suite bath was very welcome. They provided lots of local information regarding local attractions, walks and eating establishments. The breakfast was superb.... More 

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Thank Judith S
Hessle, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 11 October 2015

We've just returned from our first stay with Les and Dorothy; The most friendly of hosts. They made us feel really welcome and we chatted away like long lost friends. The house is spotless, rooms spacious and food excellent. There are some thoughtful touches which were a surprise, like a sewing kit in the room, alongside hairdryer etc. We had... More 

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Thank Dave C
Hertford, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 21 September 2015

One word excellent! A wonderful place to stay, clean, friendly with great food. Les and Dorothy are wonderful hosts. Excellent choices for breakfast in particular the home made marmalades. Askrigg also has three pubs in the village all of which do good food.

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Manchester, UK
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Reviewed 2 September 2015 via mobile

Stayed 1 night here and was very impressed - I would definitely stay here again! Lovely location in Askrigg, just off the Main Street so quiet and with parking but also only a short distance to the 3 pubs in the village that do great food. Les is very welcoming and friendly making you feel at home and there are... More 

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Daingean, Offaly, Ireland
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Reviewed 5 August 2015

When Les open the door to us he welcomed us in and 2 minutes later it was like we knew him all our life. He is the most fantastic host. He introduces guests to each other at breakfast and everyone has a nice chat while you eat. The house is clinically clean, the bed is so comfortable you won't want... More 

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Thank Stephen K
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Reviewed 8 July 2015

I have spent the weekend there it was excellent. The service were great, the staff is really polite and receptive providing us everything we need. The room was lovely and clean having coffee and tea facilities, TV and WiFi free. The breakfast was really good as well and the interaction between people that was having it was really nice, once... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 1 June 2015 via mobile

The service is excellent. The rooms are spotless - utterly spotless. I've been to 4 star hotels which weren't this clean! They let us store our bikes securely in their shed out the back. Breakfast was generous and tasty. Plus wifi and a decent selection of channels on the telly. What more would you like after a long day cycling!... More 

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Wakefield, England, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 31 May 2015

We have just returned from a weekend stay, four of us, two rooms. the welcome and hospitality during our stay was very friendly and helpful. The rooms are superb and traditional with quality bathrooms and comfortable beds. The attention to detail is excellent and the breakfasts have a wide range of options, all freshly cooked to order with generous Yorkshire... More 

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  • Free Parking
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Thornsgill House is our unique and family run Edwardian house which commands a peaceful position in the village next to Askrigg Beck. We are away from the Main Street of the village but still handy for the pubs, restaurants and shops, which are all within a few minutes stroll, and we have walks in abundance straight from the door. We have 3 bright and spacious en-suite bedrooms, and a separate lounge and dining room for your exclusive use. You can enjoy watching the world go by from the raised south facing front garden and wrought iron veranda. Thornsgill is packed full of the original features which you would expect to find in an Edwardian house-we have several beautiful stained glass windows, a fabulous central staircase, original tiled broad entrance hall and light and spacious, high ceilinged rooms with the original cornices and picture rails.We have been awarded a 4 Star Silver Award & also a Breakfast Award from VisitEngland. Silver awards are given to guest accommodation that provides exceptional quality in all areas but in particular in service and hospitality, so you know that you can be assured of a warm and friendly welcome. Breakfast Awards are sponsored by Kellogg’s and are awarded to 'special places that have gone the extra mile to ensure that breakfast will exceed guests' expectations'. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Thornsgill House

Address: Thorngill House Moor Road, Askrigg, Yorkshire Dales National Park DL8 3HH, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Yorkshire > North Yorkshire > Yorkshire Dales National Park > Askrigg
Price Range: $135 - $142 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Thornsgill House 4*
Number of rooms: 3
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