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Rains Farm Holidays

Certificate of Excellence
Allerston, Pickering YO18 7PQ, England
Rains Farm Holidays
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    5 of 5 stars
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    5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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Sheffield, United Kingdom
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We have just had a fabulous week in Granary cottage at Rains Farm. We were made very welcome by Lorraine as always. There are many lovely places to visit and places to eat nearby. We enjoy the peace and quiet and wild life around the farm. We look forward to our next visit. Thanks for the chocolates Lorraine. Barbara &... More 

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ninabelina, Owner at Rains Farm Holidays, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to write your review. We are always delighted to see you and our 'repeat' guests become more like friends and we will look forward to seeing you again and some of your family soon! Best wishes, Lorraine. More 

BIRMINGHAM
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 12, 2015

What a wonderful week we spent in one of the lovely cottages, clean comfortable and just like home from home. Lorraine Allanson was friendly welcoming and nothing is too much trouble. The outlook is scenic and not too far to get to all the nearby attractions, will definitely be returning for another week and would recommend to all.

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ninabelina, Owner at Rains Farm Holidays, responded to this review

Thank you for writing a lovely review. We are always pleased to see guests return and are glad that you do, its great to see how your sons have grown over the years! Best wishes Lorraine More 

Southampton, United Kingdom
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 30, 2015

Had a fantastic week at Rains Farm,a clean and lovely furnished cottage ,we stayed in the Granary cottage,which has wonderful views and had it's own parking bay.Lorraine and Andy made us feel very welcome. It's very well situated and very quite, with lots to do nearby. We will definitely be coming back. Whitby is a must and go to the... More 

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ninabelina, Owner at Rains Farm Holidays, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your wonderful review. You came a long way to see our beautiful part of North Yorkshire and we are thrilled you weren't disapointed. What's so brilliant about this area is that there is plenty for guests to see and do that you just have to return! We will keep trying out local places to eat... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 20, 2015

Stayed at Rains Farm whilst working in the area. Lorraine was very welcoming and made a fantastic breakfast! Slept soundly in one of the rooms at the farm house and woke up to a fantastic view over the Vale of Pickering. I shall return.

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ninabelina, Owner at Rains Farm Holidays, responded to this review

Thank you so much for taking the time to write a review. I am always pleased to welcome guests who are on business in the area and need a peaceful place to relax. I know a comfy bed and a delicious breakfast are very important to set guests up for the day ahead. I will be delighted to welcome you... More 

Holmfirth
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2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 15, 2015

Our second visit to Rains Farm, just as good as the first, spotlessly clean, great food, quiet accommodation and a lovely hostess. Thank you Lorraine. Hopefully will be back in the future for some scintillating conversations ! Regards Frank and Ann

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ninabelina, Owner at Rains Farm Holidays, responded to this review

Thank you Frank and Ann for taking the time to write such a lovely review. It was a pleasure to have you to stay again and we certainly enjoyed some interesting conversations, I will look forward to seeing you sometime in the future and to continue our chats where we left off! Best wishes Lorraine More 

Thame, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 10, 2015

We had a lovely welcome and stay at Rains Farm in one of the self catering cottage. The cottage was cosy and finished to a very high standard with everything we needed. We very much enjoyed the surprise Lorraine left for us in the Kitchen!

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ninabelina, Owner at Rains Farm Holidays, responded to this review

Thank you so much for taking the time to write such a lovely review, we really appreciate your feedback. We hope to see you both again soon and to be able to give you a warm welcome back to this beautiful part of North Yorkshire (not that I am biased!) Best wishes Lorraine More 

Leek, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 26, 2014

We have been to Rains Farm many times and would not think of staying anywhere else. All the cottages are so well-equipped (we have stayed in three different ones) and always so clean and comfortable. There seems to be something new each time we arrive, Lorraine really stays on top of the situation. We find it most convenient to get... More 

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ninabelina, Owner at Rains Farm Holidays, responded to this review

Thank you Mike and Jean for your 'cosmic' review! You are right, we are very blessed with big skies, clean air and amazing views of the 'Milky Way' It gives me great pleasure when people enjoy staying at Rains Farm and I appreciate you taking the time to write a review. Thank you and we will look forward to seeing... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 26, 2014

Another wonderful fortnights holiday in Orchard Cottage, at Rains Farm. A warm welcome from Lorraine as always, with the cottage being spotlessly clean and comfortable. Everything you need for a relaxing break is there at this very quiet and scenic location. Ideally situated to visit the Vale of York, the North East coast and the spectacular North York Moors. Already... More 

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Thank you for your lovely review, we are always pleased to see you every year and will look forward to your return next year! Best wishes Lorraine More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 13, 2014

This is a brilliant place to stay - beautiful location & convenient for all sorts of activities within the North York Moors. This is the third time we have stayed in Granary Cottage - spotlessly clean as always, and Lorraine welcoming as usual. A pleasure to stay.

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ninabelina, Owner at Rains Farm Holidays, responded to this review

I am thrilled you love staying here and best of all we love having you! We meet so many wonderful people which makes our job so interesting. Naturally we will be delighted to see you again in the future. Best wishes Lorraine. More 

Coventry, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 6, 2014

Fifteenth time at Rains. First time staying in Primrose Cottage. Very comfortable, clean with everything you could possibly need. Quite and restful with lovely views of surrounding countryside. Abundant wildlife. Weather was brilliant but there is always something to do and places to visit. We love travelling to York and catching the Park and Ride.

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Thank you for writing a review and its incredible that you have been coming all those years and the great thing is we love having you back! We have literally seen you grow up! We will of course look forward to seeing you all again sometime in the future. Best wishes Lorraine More 

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