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Laburnum House

Certificate of Excellence
31 Topcliffe Road | Sowerby, Thirsk YO7 1RX, England
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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Reading, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We booked in for a night and stayed for 4. Would of stayed a week but was full. This B and B lived up to all the previous reviews on trip advisor The welcome was warm and friendly and cal is such an optimistic person. We stayed in the Thirsk room very clean spacious and everything you needed. We needed... More 

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Columbia, Missouri
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We went to Thirsk to see where James Herriot, aka Alf Wight, lived. Staying at Laburnum House was a major bonus. Our room was large and furnished with the exact things a traveler wants, a great shower, a little table and lovely comfortable chairs. I also enjoyed the great view and comfortable feel of the house. It was only a... More 

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

We stayed two nights and could not have had a more homely welcome, I felt at home the moment we walked though the door. Val is a wonderful lady and could not do enough for us and we thank her very much. Very, very clean, forts rate breakky and anything we needed, Val was there and couldn't do enough. Location... More 

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York, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2015

We came to a wedding in the area and couldn't have been more fortunate in our choice of B &B. Comfortable, spotless, great breakfast and genuinely friendly. If you are coming to Thirsk, don't miss this.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2015

I traveled to Thirsk with a friend to attend a wedding in Crayke. The owner Val was very lovely and helpful and met us at the train station. She arranged a driver to bring us to the wedding weeks before our arrival with Tom's Taxi. The house was very clean and comfortable. The complimentary breakfast was excellent. We felt right... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2015

We came from Toronto for a friend's wedding in crayke and Val ensured everything went smoothly. She picked us up from the train station which was unexpected and so sweet. She arranged for Tom's taxi to take us to the wedding and bring us home. Unfortunately, I became ill at the wedding and had to come back early. Val was... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2015

Stayed for 2 nights in July and found it a very nice stay. I was down for an assessment and during my stay Val helped me by driving me up to the place where the assessment took place this helped to calm nerves. The b&b has nice and clean rooms and very comfy beds. If I'm ever back in the... More 

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York, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2015

This is the second time we have stayed at Laburnum House and it is an amazing place. The breakfasts are to die for there is so much to choose from. The rooms are great as well so Val we will be back. So thanks again for a great weekend. Mo

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2015

Stayed at Laburnum house for the first time this month July 2015 on advise from other colleges, and I must say fantastic, very clean, amazing breakfast, very hospitable owners look forward to staying again soon a well deserved >☆☆☆☆☆ "KEEP UP THE GOOD WORK GUYS"

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 27, 2015

Beautiful rooms, very clean and comfortable,so comfortable I we didn't want to leave. Good selection of food for breakfast and very tasty. Made to feel very welcome. Would recommend staying there to anyone. Good value for money.

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