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Swinton Park

4.0 of 5 Hotel   |   Swinton Terrace, Ripon HG4 4JH, England
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Ranked #1 of 6 hotels in Ripon
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  • Sleep Quality
    5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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English first
5 reviews 5 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

This place has become our bolt hole, and I cannot talk highly enough about the place, the location, the rooms, the staff, the service and then there is the food, which is simply original & exquisite. Its a great place from which to explore the Yorkshire Dales; Hawes & Grassington are well worth including on any excursion, and don't forget... More

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Sleaford, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

My Husband and I got married at this incredible place on 12th August 2012, you might be thinking why so long after to post on here - well I have just cleared out my cupboards to find my thank you letter to Rebecca our wedding co-ordinator that I had never sent! For this I am so sorry it must of... More

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18 reviews 18 reviews
10 hotel reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

We recently stayed for four nights at Swinton Park. I was initially reticent about whether they really did welcome families as they claimed to do (my twins are five years old) . From the moment we arrived to the time we left they could not have made my boys feel more at home. The staff are a credit to the... More

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Durham, United Kingdom
11 reviews 11 reviews
11 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

These guys really know how to do things well. We have stayed in some historic hotels and, to be frank, most are at least a little jaded and oversold. This one, however, has everything. A magnificent gateway leads to a sweeping drive and a covered portico where we alight sheltered from the rain, stroll into Reception and register – we... More

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west yorkshire uk
Senior Contributor
22 reviews 22 reviews
9 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stayed here in March 2014 for two nights, beautiful room - service from all the members of staff was just right. The restaurant and sitting rooms are beautifully restored, wonderfully decorated and simply grand. The restaurant was full on the Saturday and we enjoyed the tasting menu with the flight of wines - well presented food, not too much... More

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Leeds, United Kingdom
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21 reviews 21 reviews
4 hotel reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

From the moment you arrive you can tell Swinton Park is very special. We took time to enjoy the Spa, had dinner at the Chef's table in the Cookery School and had an excellent breakfast. Service is impeccable and even though it is a very old building the rooms have everything you need (with some nice touches in terms of... More

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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This was a birthday treat and all I can say about this hotel is it's gorgeous. The food, the bedroom, staff, service faultless- it's one of the best hotels I have ever stayed in. Thank-you. Will be back again.

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Sunderland, United Kingdom
4 reviews 4 reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Was really excited when given a 2 night D,B+B voucher for Swinton Park as had heard so many good reviews and love this area. Booked 2 nights 17th (St Patricks day-certainly no mention of that) and18th March 2014. Decided and booked treatments for myself and partner (who had never had a treatment before but I reckoned he would enjoy and... More

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Wetherby, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

From the moment you drive through the gateway at Swinton Park, you begin to relax. The building has a very comfortable grandeur, not at all intimidating and that is mostly down to the staff who are very willing, friendly & professional. Most of what I think about the hotel has already been said but I want to make a special... More

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Middlesbrough, United Kingdom
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Yet another fantastic stay! Staff are wonderful,and are on hand to help with anything. Food and service first class. Room was beautiful and clean, as always. My favourite place in the world!! Thank You All.

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Also Known As:
Swinton Park Hotel Masham
Swinton Park Hotel
Swinton Park Masham
Hotel Swinton Park
Address: Swinton Terrace, Ripon HG4 4JH, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Yorkshire > North Yorkshire > Ripon
Bar / Lounge Business Center with Internet Access Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Children Activities ( Kid / Family Friendly ) Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly ) Restaurant Room Service Suites Wheelchair access
Hotel Style:
Ranked #1 of 6 hotels in Ripon
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$$
Hotel Class:4 star — Swinton Park 4*
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
A luxury castle hotel set in 200 acres of landscaped parkland in the Yorkshire Dales that is the home of the Cunliffe-Lister family and the ancestral seat of the Earl of Swinton. Traditional warmth and hospitality, contemporary comforts and award winning cuisine, with a menu inspired by the produce sourced from the surrounding estate and 4 acre walled garden. Cookery School with day and residential courses running throughout the year. Exclusive use Spa (with Jacuzzi and sauna) and treatment rooms. Conference facilities and licensed for civil ceremonies. Families welcome. ... more   less 
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