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The Wheatsheaf in Wensleydale

3.0 of 5 Hotel   |   Main Street, Carperby | Yorkshire Dales National Park, Carperby DL8 4DF, England
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Ranked #1 of 1 hotels in Carperby
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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Lichfield
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5 reviews 5 reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

We have stayed here a number of times over the years and have always found the place extremely welcoming. The food is excellent and the setting is perfect for exploring the Dales. A great place to stay.

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North Essex, U.K.
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31 hotel reviews
95 helpful votes 95 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We had the most magnificent stay over Le Tour de France weekend at the Wheatsheaf. Thank you Clare + Emily and your team for making it very memorable. Everyone was very friendly and helpful - Matt was very obliging with a particular menu dish for me. We stayed in the Annex and it was very nice, with our own 'front'... More

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9 reviews 9 reviews
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15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This was a bit of a last minute booking for a stop over whilst walking in the dales. Set in a quaint little village the inn has a friendly pub atmosphere. Dinner on the evening was excellent with good sized positions and a wonderful dessert. The rooms were basic but very comfortable and a nice hot power shower that was... More

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Tunbridge Wells
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8 reviews 8 reviews
4 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Great location with really helpful staff. The accommodation is basic but very clean and adequate without being glamorous Very helpful staff and a great pub atmosphere. The food is simple but enjoyable. Location is quiet and picturesque with lovely walks.

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Pool in Wharfedale, United Kingdom
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9 reviews 9 reviews
4 hotel reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 10, 2014 via mobile

My husband took me for a weekend away with my sister and her partner for our birthdays. I was expecting a pub with a few rooms above which would be in a great location for the dales. It is so much more. The hotel has about 13 rooms and both of ours were lovely. Very comfy beds and great powerful... More

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Utrecht, The Netherlands
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26 hotel reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 3, 2014

My wife and I stopped here for a rest as we rode part of "Stage 1" on our tandem. Despite it being before opening time we were allowed to wait around and had a very refreshing half-pint before continuing on our way. Thank you very much to the very friendly barmaid.

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Cleethorpes
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 31, 2014

Just got back today from two lovely nights at the Wheatsheaf. We took the dog with us they charged £10.00 for the dog to stay. He was able to come and sit under the table at breakfast in the snug area, and dogs are allowed in the bar at night. He was allowed in the room, and the owner offered... More

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Island Of Anglesey, United Kingdom
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3 reviews 3 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 8, 2014

We have just thoroughly enjoyed a 2 night stay at the Wheatsheaf in Carperby.The inn is reassuringly traditional with mod-cons for those who require them.If you want a 'get away from it all and relax' place to stay then book here. The welcome is warm and the whole ambience of the place is homely and comfortable.This does not mean the... More

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Manchester, United Kingdom
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7 reviews 7 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 5, 2014 via mobile

Beautiful, Relaxing, Welcoming What can I say about the wheatsheaf, the hundeds before me havent said about this perfect weekend break destination. The Wheatsheaf Inn is perfectly situated within the heart of the village of Carperby in Wensleydale an ideal base if you want to just relax or explore the magnificent Yorkshire Dales. Nothing was two much for the staff... More

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Chesterfield, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 1, 2014

Stayed one night last week as a family of 4. Modern, clean, comfortable room. Lovely pub, friendly staff, good atmosphere and quite possibly the best chicken curry I have ever eaten! Fantastic food! Would highly recommend for either a meal or overnight stay.

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Address: Main Street, Carperby | Yorkshire Dales National Park, Carperby DL8 4DF, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Yorkshire > North Yorkshire > Carperby
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:3 star — The Wheatsheaf in Wensleydale 3*
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Also Known As:
The Wheatsheaf Residential Hotel, Restaurant And Bar
The Wheatsheaf Residential Hotel, Restaurant & Bar Hotel Carperby

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The Wheatsheaf is a traditional, family run inn set in the beautiful countryside of the Yorkshire Dales National Park. Walker and dog friendly, the Wheatsheaf is on a spectacular walking route between the historic Bolton Castle (where Mary Queen of Scots was kept captive in 1568)and the world famous Aysgarth Falls. The Wheatsheaf was also where Alf White (more famously known as the vet and author James Herriot) and his wife had their honeymoon in 1941. Featuring real ales, log fires, and good food, the Wheatsheaf prides itself on its welcoming atmosphere. ... more   less 
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