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The Wheatley Arms

Wheatley Lane | Ben Rhydding, Ilkley LS29 8PP, England
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Ranked #5 of 11 Ilkley B&B and Inns
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 2 weeks ago
Nobbhead123 Chester, United Kingdom
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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
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    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Chester, United Kingdom
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Lovely hotel that has all the service and attention one could require. The rooms are lovely and clean and the food is served all day. The ambiance is so comfortable that it is like being at home but with all the hard work done for you. Could not fault anything

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Leeds, United Kingdom
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24 reviews 24 reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The Wheatley Arms is an impressive old building a mile out of Ilkley centre in the quiet residential area of Ben Rhydding. Recently refurbished, it has an open-plan layout with several interesting rooms linked around a central bar area. The natural wood and stone give it a rustic feel and the staff are all very friendly. It serves real ales,... More

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cheshire
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4 reviews 4 reviews
4 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 3, 2014

We have just returned home after a lovely 2 day stay at the Wheatley Arms, staff couldnt be more friendly and they were always there to make sure you had everything you needed. We stayed in room 4 with its own balcony and the room was large and the decor and furnishings was lovely, it also had a gorgeous deep... More

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Warwick, United Kingdom
2 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2014

We went for a meal here over the bank holiday weekend. Beautiful place with lovely décor but the poor attitude of one waitress really let the place down. It's fairly pricey so we expected good customer service. We don't expect anyone to wait on us hand and foot, just a smile and a more friendly attitude would have been nice.... More

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Preston, United Kingdom
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49 reviews 49 reviews
12 hotel reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 11, 2014

We have stayed many times at the Masons Arms a sister Inn to the Wheatley and part of the individual Inns group, six in all. We thought that a change of scenery would be nice and plumped for a visit to Yorkshire. We stayed two nights the 8th and 9th May and ate in the restaurant on both nights. The... More

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Manchester, United Kingdom
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32 reviews 32 reviews
11 hotel reviews
29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 20, 2014 via mobile

We stayed at The Wheatley Arms for a night away. We visit Ilkley regularly and have stayed in various places in the centre of town. However those places were fully booked this time so we opted for the Wheatley Arms which is just over a mile away from Ilkley town centre in Ben Rydding. I'm really glad we did as... More

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WAManagement, Manager at The Wheatley Arms, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your lovely comments on your recent stay with us! It was great to hear that you enjoyed it so much, as you rightly pointed out although we are situated just outside of Ilkley town centre, it is in walking distance or alternatively a short taxi ride or even accessible by a regular train service from... More

Leeds, United Kingdom
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12 reviews 12 reviews
3 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 14, 2014

even though we live locally we decided to stayover after dinner and we weren't disappointed by the room and breakfast. After visiting for meals with the children this was intended as a one off, maybe we'll have to stayover again.

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WAManagement, Manager at The Wheatley Arms, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to leave a review on the Wheatley Arms It was great to hear we were able to provide you a relaxing night away from the kids! Hopefully you'll be able to enjoy another one with us again soon! Kind Regards Steve & all the team More

Ilkley, United Kingdom
1 review
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed April 10, 2014

Dined at The Wheatley tonight with a few friends. Though most of the staff were great one waitress was unbelievably rude to a friend. Once again the food was decidedly average. I think it's ok if you are a meat eater but the vegetarian fare is boring and pretty tasteless. The service is always very slow. They are busy because... More

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WAManagement, Manager at The Wheatley Arms, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to give us some feedback on your recent meal at the Wheatley Arms I was very disappointed to hear that one of our staff members was rude to your friend and made her feel unwelcome. We pride ourselves on being community focused and providing a warm, friendly and welcoming atmosphere to all our guests.... More

Stockton-on-Tees, United Kingdom
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7 reviews 7 reviews
3 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 5, 2014

We wanted to stay for one night near to Ilkley but I didn't start to look for accommodation until two days before we were due to arrive in the area. I got a shock to see that nearly everywhere was fully booked. Feeling that I had no time to research as thoroughly as I would normally like to do, I... More

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WAManagement, Manager at The Wheatley Arms, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to give us some feedback on your recent stay with us It was lovely to hear how much you enjoyed your evening at the Wheatley Arms, particularly as you only booked it a couple of days before! We are actually about to commence some 'touching up' on the interiors and are looking to install... More

Derby, United Kingdom
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5 reviews 5 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 4, 2014

My wife and I have stayed at the Wheatley Arms twice now. We have also stayed at the other Inns in the Company. Our recent stay at the Wheatley was as before, excellent. We always come away feeling relaxed, well rested, and really well fed. A large part of the success of this Inn as well as others in the... More

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WAManagement, Manager at The Wheatley Arms, responded to this review

Thank you for leaving such a lovely review on your recent stay with us, it was great to hear that you have enjoyed previous visits here and across the other inns in our group as well. I have passed your kind comments on to the staff as well and we look forward to seeing you at one of our Individual... More

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Address: Wheatley Lane | Ben Rhydding, Ilkley LS29 8PP, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Yorkshire > West Yorkshire > Ilkley
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
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