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Thistledown House B&B

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Skipbridge Farm | York Road, Green Hammerton YO26 8EZ, England (Formerly Old Granary House B&B)
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 30, 2016

We stayed for 1 night last night while visiting friends in york, our room was very homely and cosy. We received a warm welcome from the owners Eric even gave us a lift to the park and ride to avoid leaving our car! The next morning we had a gorgeous breakfast including Scottish tattie scones and the best scrambled eggs... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 3, 2016 via mobile

Stayed for 1 night while driving from Edinburgh to London. The room was beautiful with lovely and cute decor. After a long drive we were glad to have hot chocolate and cookies waiting for us ! Breakfast was good (the scones were a highlight). The hosts were lovely and very welcoming. Location of this B&B is very convenient as its... More 

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Turin, Italy
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 28, 2016 via mobile

It's a wonderful place: in the countryside, but really close to York (ten minutes by car to York Minster!) You will receive a very warm welcoming by Eric, Leslie and their beautiful Labrador Ted! The room was perfect. The Scottish breakfast was prepared with local products and the eggs came directly from the hens in the farmyard! Really recommended!

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Birkenhead, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 24, 2016 via mobile

we have just spent a short holiday in both the shepherds hut and the b and b . both were absolutely amazing and the hospitality second to none. in a beautiful location anyway but everyone went a bit further to make our stay wonderful. our little boy felt like a king the way he was welcomed , collecting eggs with... More 

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Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 17, 2016 via mobile

We've just returned from a two night stay at Thistledown House. The location was great for travelling into knaresborough, York and Harrogate. The owners were fabulous, warm, welcoming and genuinely lovely people. Our room was quaint, clean, well decorated and had everything we needed. The only thing which would make it perfect for us would be a path alongside the... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 4, 2016

I stayed at Thistledown House with my husband on the occasion of my 70th birthday. From start to finish this was a wonderful stay. The hosts Lesley & Eric were fantastic. We were upgraded to a beautiful room with patio doors which led out to the gardens. A welcome bottle of prossecco was provided. The breakfast was really good. Lesley... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 27, 2016 via mobile

This is by far the best b n b we have stayed in. Was surprised by my partner for a weekend away in York for my birthday. This was defiantly a highlight. We're greeted by Ted (dog) and then by our lovely hosts Lesley and Eric, were made to feel very welcome instantly. Very knowledgable about the local area. The... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 21, 2016 via mobile

Would love to visit this place again. My husband and son were reluctant to stay at a B&B. They are convinced now what great places they are! If you have not tried one, you should make this your first. The owners are great . And Ted, the lab, will be happy to let you pet him.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 13, 2016

Have just come back from a weekend away in York and would highly recommend the Thistledown House.Eric and Lesley were very friendly, The rooms were delightful with low beams and little extras that made it very homely. You had a lovely cooked breakfast cooked to your choice with fruit juice, cereal, fruit and toast. Its in a lovely setting and... More 

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ericg97, Owner at Thistledown House B&B, responded to this review

Thank you for your review, it is greatly appreciated. All our reviews are important to us and we appreciate the time you have taken and the review that you have given. We love to read our reviews particularly those that reinforce that we are making you happy. A happy guest means happy owners! Thank you to everyone of you who... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 7, 2016

Stayed here for one night in the family room whilst visiting York. A great B and B run by owners Eric and Lesley. Comfortable family room with coffee making facilities. Nicely fitted bathroom with huge deep bath.Woke up with a full English prepared by Eric with his famous tattie scones. We all enjoyed our short stay here and Ted the... More 

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Amenities

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Breakfast
  • Free Parking
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Breakfast
  • Free Parking

Additional Information about Thistledown House B&B

Address: Skipbridge Farm | York Road, Green Hammerton YO26 8EZ, England (Formerly Old Granary House B&B)
Location: United Kingdom > England > Yorkshire > North Yorkshire > Green Hammerton
Price Range: $78 - $144 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Thistledown House B&B 3.5*
Number of rooms: 4
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Also Known As:
Old Granary House Bed And Breakfast
Old Granary House Hotel Green Hammerton
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