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Minster Road, Ripon HG4 1QS, England
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The Old Deanery
Ranked #2 of 6 Hotels in Ripon
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Ramsbottom, United Kingdom
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8 reviews 8 reviews
4 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

we only stayed one night at the Old Deanery and cannot fault the staff who were exceptionally helpful. we stayed in room 4 overlooking the lovely garden, very quiet, there was an agency chef on and although the food was ok, there was an air of fawlty towers about it. two lights in the room had blown bulbs and it... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The staff at the old deanery couldn't do enough for us before during and after the stay. We had many changes to a complicated group booking which they patiently bore, and booked dinner for us at a lovely local pub. The hotel is next to the beautiful ripon cathedral and very near the historic market square. The hotel is lovely... More

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4 reviews 4 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This was our first visit to the old Deanery, loved the old building, could not wait to see inside, what a welcome from the staff, the room was a good size, with a great bathroom, we had the dog friendly room, which was so nice that we could take our 8 month old boxer with us! The meal on the... More

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London, United Kingdom
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5 reviews 5 reviews
5 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

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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12 reviews 12 reviews
7 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

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
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks 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 4 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
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 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
Senior Reviewer
9 reviews 9 reviews
6 hotel reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 11, 2014

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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20 reviews 20 reviews
12 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 8, 2014

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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Address: Minster Road, Ripon HG4 1QS, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Yorkshire > North Yorkshire > Ripon
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Also Known As:
The Old Deanery Hotel Ripon
Old Deanery Ripon
Old Deanery Hotel Ripon

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