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Frenchgate Guest House

4.0 of 5 Bed and Breakfast   |   66 French Gate, Richmond DL10 7AG, England
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Frenchgate Guest House
Ranked #19 of 43 Richmond B&B and Inns
Certificate of Excellence 2013
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  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    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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Newcastle, UK
Senior Contributor
31 reviews 31 reviews
20 hotel reviews
38 helpful votes 38 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Stayed here whilst working in Richmond and chose it for the convenient location to the office. I have to say im suprised that it is not higher up the rankings on Trip Advisor as I found it very impressive. Ralph is a super friendly and welcoming host, he recommended a great restaurant to eat in near the b&b and i... More

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Launceston, Australia
17 reviews 17 reviews
6 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Wow, what an incredible outlook from both our room and the breakfast room. Very comfortable, very friendly with good breakfast. Really enjoyed our stay and would higly recommend this B & B. Richmond itself is a delightful little old town and well worth a look.

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York, United Kingdom
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6 reviews 6 reviews
5 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 10, 2014

We enjoyed A one night stay in the Napoli suit in March 2014, the room facilities were excellent very clean and comfortable (definitely worth the upgrade). The hosts were very welcoming and food was excellent. Overall a wonderful romantic break will definitely be back.

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Southport, United Kingdom
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 16, 2013

Firstly, thank you Ralph for making our anniversary weekend so special when we stayed in your beautiful home. The free room upgrade you gave us upon booking when I informed you of the occassion was an unexpected delight. "Superb" is the only way to describe the comfort and elegance of that room. But when you go into the breakfast room... More

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19 reviews 19 reviews
15 hotel reviews
50 helpful votes 50 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 24, 2013

We booked this last minute when we managed to snag tickets for the theatre earlier in the week. We arrived a little early but it wasnt a trouble, the welcome was warm & friendly. The owner, Mr Doy is very friendly and nothing is too much trouble. The guest house gives you easy access to all that Richmond has to... More

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Larnaka, Cyprus
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 19, 2013

After a long Jouney by Train with my 3 year old I was pleased to have arrived and be welcomed by Ralph. VERY comfortable beds with beautiful bedding Our front facing room had tea/coffee facilities good qualityTowels and ample heating. Stunning veiws from the Breakfast room . We look forward to our next visit to Richmond.

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Top Contributor
51 reviews 51 reviews
28 hotel reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2013

Ralph's lovely house has a fantastic situation with wonderful views down over Richmond, the castle, even Easby Abbey. If you take a photo off his balcony (just outside the stunning room where you eat breakfast) then it comes out looking like one of those calendar pictures you'd send to your cousins in the US. It really is that fine, and... More

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3 hotel reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 27, 2013

My husband I arrived at Frenchgate Guest House with a friendly welcome from the owner Ralph, we had arrived early however Ralph still let us check in. Our room was beautiful, it room 4 and the views were amazing. The room was immaculate, very clean, decorated to a very high standard, there was plenty of tea/coffee and milk. We were... More

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Leeds, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 9, 2013

I enjoyed my stay at frenchgate guest house, the rooms were immaculate and high quality finish; beds were very comfortable and we had facilities to make drinks. The breakfast was of very high standard with a view that only a painter could create; stunning views over the whole valley. Certainly the best placed B&B in richmond and clearly high quality.... More

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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 8, 2013 via mobile

The view alone is worth the £39 pp. Ralph the owner is very helpful and very friendly. We were in a group of 6 muddy cyclists and looking back wish I'd offered to Hoover up after us. The location and service is second to none. Breakfast is first class also. Thanks for having us Ralph.

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Also Known As:
Frenchgate Guest House Richmond, Yorkshire
Address: 66 French Gate, Richmond DL10 7AG, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Yorkshire > North Yorkshire > Richmond
Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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Ranked #19 of 43 B&Bs / Inns in Richmond
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Hotel Class:4 star — Frenchgate Guest House 4*

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