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The Old Deanery

Minster Road, Ripon HG4 1QS, England
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Ranked #2 of 6 hotels in Ripon
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 2 days ago
SHSP London, United Kingdom
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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London, United Kingdom
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5 reviews 5 reviews
5 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

A 17th century building with a staircase to match. The owners have sensibly retained the historic look of the interior of the old deanery. Room 3 has a splendid view over the north face of Ripon Cathedral. Bedroom and bathroom are wonderfully spacious. The staff were extremely friendly and supplied much interesting historical information about the building. The only slip... More

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London, United Kingdom
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7 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We arrived at The Old Deanery after a long, tiring drive from Arran as a stop over on our way back to London. As soon as we met Linda, mounted the very grand staircase and entered our room we felt better. Coming to The Old Deanery is like visiting an old friend who has somehow become Master of an Oxford... More

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Edinburgh, United Kingdom
1 review
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This was my second visit to The Old Deanery and I was immediately made to feel so welcome by Linda the owner, like an old friend returning. My room and bathroom were huge with fabulous views over the garden, very peaceful and comfortable. Little touches like a plug in the right place to dry your hair at a dressing table,... More

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Richmond, Canada
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51 reviews 51 reviews
13 hotel reviews
29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Wonderful staff..great rooms and bathrooms..the breakfasts are amazing. The hotel is right beside the beautiful cathedral..and within a minutes walk to the village. Would highly recommend this hotel as a base to discover Yorkshire.

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London, United Kingdom
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16 reviews 16 reviews
10 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A terrific hotel right in the heart of Ripon, next to the Cathedral. Nothing was too much bother for the staff. If you want to get away from the major hotel chains and indulge in some luxury, stay here. The restaurant food was beautifully prepared and the ingredients of the highest quality and fresh. The orange and apple juices are... More

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London, United Kingdom
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6 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Just a One night stay but what a superb place .....We arrived around 11pm and the night porter who's name I didnt get so I hope he doesnt mind me describing him as the Ginger bloke was just Superb,Showed us to our room then opened bar so we could buy a bottle of wine and then did some nice touches... More

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Bury, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We found this gem of a hotel as we were looking online for somewhere to stay in Ripon. Well - where do I start? It's really easy to find (right next to the magnificent cathedral) and when you turn into the walled courtyard, the building is a delight to behold! There is lots of car parking space directly outside the... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Wonderful old building, friendly and helpful staff. View of cathedral from Room 3. Comfortable and relaxed. Dinner was fantastic. Superbly cooked quality ingredients. Presentation and flavour faultless. Easy parking. Would return, especially for the food!

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Thornton-Le-Dale, United Kingdom
2 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A really nice and friendly small city-centre hotel. The staff were great and the room spacious overlooking the gardens. The breakfast menu offered a wide choice of meals and ours were very good. The evening meal was reasonably priced and very good quality.

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London
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12 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My wife and I went to a wedding near by at newby hall and we had a lovely stay at this hotel . My wife had to go home early with a Migrane and the staff were very supportive of her, when I stumbled in at 1 oclock they were also very supportive of me. Lovely breakfast in the morning... More

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Address: Minster Road, Ripon HG4 1QS, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Yorkshire > North Yorkshire > Ripon
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The Old Deanery is a laid back and lovely old building, dating from 1625, full of character, located right next to the Cathedral. Inside it is stylish and comfortable. A warm welcome, relaxed surroundings and very good food is what you can expect to find in this small hotel run by the owner, Linda, and her superb team of the finest home grown Yorkshire staff! ... more   less 
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