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Ruskin Hotel

3.0 of 5 Bed and Breakfast   |   1 Swan Road, Harrogate HG1 2SS, England
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Ranked #87 of 98 Harrogate B&B and Inns
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Rating summary
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    2.5 of 5 stars
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3 reviews 3 reviews
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

When I arrives at the hotel it was horrible the sign was all broke the drive was full of all rubbish. There was no one to welcome you your room key was on a table with a note telling you which room you was in no directions on where to go or anything. There was a bar which wasent opens... More

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Manchester, United Kingdom
2 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 20, 2014

Trish and Yoko were very welcoming - it was home from home. The hotel is being refurbished and when it's done it will be a real treasure if the hosts continue with the same care as when my sister and I were there. The hotel has an arrangement with the Majestic opposite. You can use the sauna, swimming bath and... More

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Halifax, United Kingdom
1 review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 19, 2014

We booked two single rooms. We had to wait for someone to arrive with a key, but were then received very warmly. The single rooms were pleasant, olde worlde type of accomodation as was the entire building. This is an old building, which needs to keep its character. On the first morning, I realised that my shower did not work... More

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Bury St. Edmunds, United Kingdom
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3 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 30, 2013

I booked a double room and a single room to enjoy a pleasant evening in Harrogate before completing our journey the following day to take my son to University in York. To ensure a quality family experience I chose the "4 Star" Ruskin Hotel and booked through Booking.com. Immediately on arrival the signs were not good. The "private car park"... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2013 via mobile

Having made a last minute booking for the ashley hotel. My partner and I were met by the lovely lady owner who upgraded our stay to the sister hotel the Ruskin. She gave us instructions on how to access the hotel. The owner was really helpful with explaining breakfast times and how to get into the hotel late on. On... More

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19 reviews 19 reviews
9 hotel reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2013

When it is only staffed for 1 hours for booking in. When you have to be buzzed in by intercom and then pick up a phone to telephone the owner and have to pick up your key from a table in reception. When the advertised bar (and indeed the whole hotel) is unstaffed most of the time. When the bath... More

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 12, 2013 via mobile

We stayed here for one night while visiting the Hearth and Home show. Met by nice lady owner who showed us a few rooms and we finally had the one on top floor. Nice room, clean and everything we could want. Bit dated but didnt bother us. Fantastic location near town. Breakfast a little sparce but nice. All in all... More

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6 hotel reviews
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed April 30, 2013 via mobile

We booked this'hotel' on a very busy weekend in Harrogate so we had limited choice, however took a punt based on the description of a country house hotel in the centre of town and a locally sourced breakfast included. . We arrived to an empty hotel where builders answered the door and a sign on the reception desk stating that... More

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Manchester, United Kingdom
1 review
1 of 5 stars Reviewed March 3, 2013

What can i say.......We arrived as previous reviews commented nobody was there. keys left on a table with name on. We we got in our room we got a knock on our door...another family arrived on the same day and we were given the wrong rooms!! The family where asked to sort it out with us!!! and we switched rooms... More

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Lancashire
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4 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed February 25, 2013

On arrival at this hotel, my room key was left on a desk in reception,next to a sign stating that staff had just popped out for a moment but a telephone number was available to ring for help if needed.On entering my room,it was dirty and bedding and towels strewn on the floor from the previous occupants, the room had... More

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Additional Information about Ruskin Hotel

Also Known As:
Ruskin Hotel Harrogate, Yorkshire
Address: 1 Swan Road, Harrogate HG1 2SS, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Yorkshire > North Yorkshire > Harrogate
Amenities:
Free Parking
Hotel Style:
Ranked #87 of 98 B&Bs / Inns in Harrogate
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:3 star — Ruskin Hotel 3*
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