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Woodlands Guest House

2 The Grove | Shelf, Halifax HX3 7PD, England
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  • Sleep Quality
    5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Finland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We travelled from Finland to spend a long weekend in the Yorkshire Dales and chose Woodlands Guest House fairly much because of its’ convenient location. Afterwards I can say we had great luck to choose this place! Susan and Barry welcomed us with great hospitality and from them we got good advice for planning our route, suggestions for interesting places... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 14, 2015 via mobile

I have stayed at this B and B on a number of occasions and can simply say ' thank you very much' to both Sue and Barry for the warmth and hospitality they offer. Fantastic hosts and accomodation, means I keep coming back.

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Staffordshire
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4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 20, 2014

Woodlands is a real gem and very convenient for my work in Halifax and Bradford. Barry and Sue's house is beautiful with gorgeous gardens and in a wonderful location. The welcome you receive is second to none, including helpful advice on places to eat. The rooms are comfortable, the breakfast superb, the atmosphere warm and welcoming - and all at... More 

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Yeovil, United Kingdom
2 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 30, 2014

A perfect place for any visit to Bradford or Halifax if you like peace and quiet. Off the main road, but you get great directions. Sue and Barry are caring and delightful hosts and their B&B is a home away from home, spotlessly clean and welcoming. Beds are comfortable, extra blankets etc. are available and Sue gives you fresh milk... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 21, 2014

Woodlands Guest House offers comfortable, immaculately clean accommodation with convenient access to the nearby cities of Halifax and Bradford and the surrounding countryside and towns of this area of Yorkshire. Sue and Barry are considerate and gracious hosts and make every effort to ensure that the needs of your visit are met, whether it’s advice on places to go, directions... More 

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Petaling Jaya, Selangor, Malaysia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 19, 2014

I stayed at Woodlands Guest House for 5 nights and it was an extremely wonderful experience. The building itself, in my opinion, has a certain character. I was lucky as the weather was glorious and the garden at the back of the house was like a place that you only find in a movie. For a non English person like... More 

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Filey, United Kingdom
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18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 31, 2014

I stayed for two nights and it was lovely. The room was comfortable, spotlessly clean and very attractively decorated. The owners were lovely friendly people and very helpful. The breakfast was gorgeous. Considering this guest house is down a narrow lane just off a busy main road, it's a very peaceful spot with a fabulous garden where the owners are... More 

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Dublin, Ireland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2014

This charming period house up a tiny lane with a fabulous back garden evokes a country setting despite being just off the main street in Shelf. The house is quiet, the rooms are clean, bright and delightfully decorated, and the full English breakfast is excellent. Our hosts Barry and Sue made every effort to ensure we were comfortable and had... More 

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Llandudno, United Kingdom
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25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2014

Disappointed we could not find accommodation for Le Grand Depart, we decided to find a base and do some of the route ourselves the following weekend. Fortune favoured the brave when we found this lovely, charming B&B in Calderdale. Barry and Sue open their home to guests, and combine their homely charm with professionalism. We were offered tea and biscuits... More 

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Simi Valley, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2014 via mobile

I cannot say enough about our fantastic stay with Woodlands Guest House! I found the place through TripAdvisor while researching accommodations for the Tour De France: Grand Depart Yorkshire. Tip: If you're going to look for accommodations for the TdF, you better book months ahead of time, not weeks, like I did! I was so grateful to find WGH and... More 

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