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Elmfield House

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Arrathorne, Bedale DL8 1NE, England
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southampton
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Fantastic holiday with superb hosts in kirsty and her family. Welcomed with homemade cake and tea in bone china cups! Views are stunning and all the rooms are to an extremely high standard. There is a fridge for guests to use outside the bedrooms with constant fresh milk. Nothing is too much trouble and they are perfect hosts. Extremely helpful... More 

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26 reviews
7 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

A warm welcome awaited my husband and I when we arrived at this lovely location, beautiful scenery and a very tranquil relaxing setting. Our room and the bathroom were very spacious and the bed extremely comfortable. We stayed for 2 nights and had a delicious freshly prepared breakfast both mornings at a time of our own choosing. Our hostess Kirsty... More 

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Thank Christine J
Elmfield_House, Owner at Elmfield House, responded to this review

We are really pleased you enjoyed your stay with us. We are fortunate to enjoy views over open countryside, which are particularly pretty when the sun shines! There are a range of excellent local pubs and restaurants which serve delicious evening meals and Sunday lunches and we are always happy to make recommendations and book tables if this helps. Thank... More 

Mansfield, United Kingdom
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5 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

One of our best ever Bed and Breakfast experiences occured this July. Beautiful scenery in pastoral Yorkshire , most comfortable accommodations , a great nights sleep, and best breakfast to start off a day touring in this beautiful part of the country. Our hostess-Kirsty deserves credit for our great visit. From having the facilities spotless and so clean, to serving... More 

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Thank ExChadman
Elmfield_House, Owner at Elmfield House, responded to this review

Thank you so much for the kind words, they made us blush! We are all so delighted you enjoyed your stay with us. When friends get together on holiday, in an unfamiliar part of the country (or world), it is helpful to have a bit of local knowledge to add something extra special to the visit, so we are pleased... More 

London, United Kingdom
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10 reviews
5 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Lovely friendly welcome with tea and cakes - just what was needed after the long trek up the A1 from London! We stayed for two nights whilst taking part in the Bedale Hot Air Balloon Meet. This meant early mornings and late nights, but there was always breakfast when we wanted it, a constant supply of cake and even wine... More 

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Elmfield_House, Owner at Elmfield House, responded to this review

We are really pleased you enjoyed your stay with us and that you felt so comfortable. It was our pleasure to allow you some flexibility on the timings of your breakfast, and fortunately the weather was kind enough to allow you to see many of the local sights from the air - not a perspective may of our guests get... More 

Scarborough, United Kingdom
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22 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 18, 2016

We spent a long weekend here as part of my birthday celebrations. The location is superb, the rooms extremely comfortable and the breakfast was divine with home made bread - yum! The owners were very knowledgeable about the area and took time to book us tables at local restaurants - the bonus was we got 10% discount - what a... More 

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Elmfield_House, Owner at Elmfield House, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to review us and we are pleased you enjoyed both your stay and your birthday celebrations. We are always happy to pass on discounts to guests when we can! More 

North Ferriby, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 18, 2016

We stayed two nights with members of our walking group. Kirsty made us extremely welcome with tea and homemade cake on arrival. Hearty breakfasts with home made jams and marmalades set us up for the day. Our room was very spacious with a settee where we could relax after a tiring walk. The bathroom was superb with complementary toiletries and... More 

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Elmfield_House, Owner at Elmfield House, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to review us. If you are spending the day walking in the beautiful Yorkshire countryside then you need a good start to the day with a wholesome breakfast. Recovering after a day's walking is just as important so we are pleased you took advantage of our powerful showers, relaxing baths and soft towels!! We... More 

Elloughton, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 18, 2016

We were made very welcome on our arrival with afternoon tea, and the rooms were above the usual standard. Breakfasts were superb with a wide choice of cold and cooked food, with the option of a packed lunch. The peaceful location in Wensleydale is ideal for visiting the Dales

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Thank Lillian-David
Elmfield_House, Owner at Elmfield House, responded to this review

Whether it be a long journey by car or by foot, afternoon tea and cake is always a welcome addition to the day!! We are pleased you enjoyed it and the breakfasts. Thank you for the kind review. More 

Hullbridge, United Kingdom
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2016

We have just spent a short break at Elmfield House with our walking group. Kirsty made us all so welcome with tea and homemade cakes on our arrival, and again the next day. The bedrooms were very well appointed and had all we needed, We had the Field room but all our friends said how good their rooms were and... More 

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Thank Gillian B
Elmfield_House, Owner at Elmfield House, responded to this review

It is always lovely to see groups of friends or families making full use of the conservatory. house and grounds at Elmfield House to relax and spend time together, whether it be with a bottle of wine or cups of tea. The barn owl is a regular visitor, but not many of guests get to see him in such close... More 

Brough, United Kingdom
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5 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 16, 2016

Kirsty made us feel very welcome and the rooms were very clean and comfortable. The house is set in a peaceful location with an abundance of wildlife in the grounds. It was lovely to watch the birds feeding every morning while we enjoyed our breakfast. There is a wood in the grounds which visitors can walk through which added to... More 

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Thank Linda B
Elmfield_House, Owner at Elmfield House, responded to this review

We are pleased you enjoyed your break away with us. Our bird feeder is often a talking point at breakfast. It doesn't get particularly exotic visitors but it is always busy and the goldfinches and pheasants in particular are fabulous to watch!! And despite our rural location we have a number of excellent pubs within 5 miles which offer tasty... More 

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8 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2016

Went to Elmfield House as part of a walking group of 15 people. Everyone had a great time. The breakfasts were amazing and the hosts couldn't do enough for you. We all can't wait to pay a return visit.

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Elmfield_House, Owner at Elmfield House, responded to this review

Thank you for your very kind words. We are delighted that you enjoyed your stay and the breakfasts in particular. We are looking forward to welcoming you all back again too. More 

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  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
A friendly, family run, country guesthouse set in 24 peaceful acres offering generous Yorkshire bed and breakfast. Ideally located for the Yorkshire Dales and Moors and set well away from roads we enjoy a tranquil position, lovely views and safe parking. All rooms en-suite and one room on the ground floor. Comfortable beds for a good sleep followed by hearty, locally sourced Yorkshire breakfast. "Bring your own" wine encouraged. Good local restaurants. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Elmfield House

Address: Arrathorne, Bedale DL8 1NE, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Yorkshire > North Yorkshire > Bedale
Price Range: $107 - $121 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Elmfield House 4*
Number of rooms: 5
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