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The Fairfax Arms

4.0 of 5 Inn   |   Main Street, Gilling East YO62 4JH, England
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Ranked #1 of 2 Gilling East B&B and Inns
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 4 days ago
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  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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124 reviews 124 reviews
37 hotel reviews
55 helpful votes 55 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

We were in room 1, a lovely double at the front of the building which looked newly decorated and was spotless. I have never heard of a 'pillow menu' before but the ones we were given were soft a fluffy and very comfortable. The real coffee and cafetiere in the room are a lovely touch as were the chic chip... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

After eating here earlier this year we decided to try the accommodation too. So pleased we did! On arrival we were welcomed by the extremely friendly staff and shown to our room in the courtyard. Absolutely beautiful. The bed was humongous, 2 queen size beds together and sooooooooooo comfy. We had a bottle of wine , fresh fruit, cafetiere coffee,... More

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Cumbria, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This is obviously a popular place to eat and we were glad we had booked ahead for the evening meal. The staff were friendly, service very good and the food excellent. The rooms were well laid out, tastefully decorated, clean and comfortable with everything we needed, including a hairdryer which worked. Tea and coffee were of good quality and included... More

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Nottinghamshire, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Having stayed before at the Fairfax we had high expectations. We were not disappointed. We stayed in the perfectly equipped and very comfortable suite. The furniture, decor and cleanliness is first class & the attention to small detail, e.g. Extra towels, good toiletries, free water, fresh fruit etc. add to the stay. Dinners and breakfasts have all been excellent with... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We have celebrated our wedding anniversary by a stay at the Fairfax arms. From the moment we stepped over the threshold we were made to feel welcome.The staff are lovely and nothing is too much trouble. Our room was superb and we couldn't of asked for more. We also had our evening meal here. We weren't disappointed.The food was superb... More

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Birmingham, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We stayed for two nights in one of the courtyard rooms. The room was spotlessly clean and space used very well to give storage space. Real coffee provided in the room, much nicer than the plastic tubes of instant. Comfortable bed. We were intrigued by the pillow menu, which was a choice of pillows. We really appreciated this as we... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2014

It's difficult to know where to start with this review because we arrived at the Fairfax Arms having driven through beautiful Yorkshire countryside, towns and villages, bedecked with bunting and yellow bicycles to honour Le Grand Depart and were feeling quite euphoric at the outpouring of Yorkshire pride. We didn't know what to expect when we booked our stay but... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2014

Dropped in for a coffee while my wife and kids visited a nearby church staff were brill and brought coffee outside. Checked out the menu and decided to drop in 3 days later for an evening meal again not booked, it was superb, staff were really good and food excellent Will definitely return

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2014 via mobile

If your looking for top grade bb with character, excellent food, in beautiful Yorkshire, this is it... Great location too, rooms are superb, everything you need is here. Easy access to both coast and towns, loads nearby , just book it!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2014

Stayed here for one night with family and friends. What a beautiful place. We were given a warm genuine welcome and shown to our courtyard rooms which consisted of a huge bed and a twin room off to the side with lovely en suite. Everything you could want in the room including use of a DVD library and Playstation if... More

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Address: Main Street, Gilling East YO62 4JH, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Yorkshire > North Yorkshire > Gilling East
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:4 star — The Fairfax Arms 4*
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