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Cheltenham, United Kingdom
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7 reviews
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Reviewed October 11, 2016 via mobile

My partner and I stayed here for 2 nights in October 2016. We stayed in room 5 which was a lovely large room, with one of the most comfortable beds I've ever slept in! Breakfast was very good with a nice selection of cereals, fruit and cooked options. My partner particularly enjoyed his kippers! Service during breakfast was good and... More 

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Sandwich
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7 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed September 29, 2016

I have to agree with others, this room at the back of the hotel was although clean, smelt of damp, I was cold and was assured when asked at reception that the heating was on a timer and would be on at 6pm, well it wasn't and even though the smell of the damp was awful it was too cold... More 

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Cambridge, United Kingdom
2 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed September 22, 2016

Got a small room in the small building at the back of the houses (didn't know that the room is not in the house shown in the advertisement). Very over priced. No breakfast provided, you need to make an additional payment for the breakfast. No heater and warm water and rainy in lower-than -12-degree-celsius day. Asked the owner (or a... More 

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Huddersfield, United Kingdom
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12 reviews
7 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed September 17, 2016

We stayed for one night, the room was cramped and the toilet was so small you had to sit sideways !! The welcome was lackluster and we had to wait outside for an answer as the main door was locked, we arrived at around 2pm so this was a bit unusual. We would be hard pressed to find many positives,... More 

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13 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed August 28, 2016 via mobile

I visited here because I wanted a weekend away on my own and planned to visit the Yorkshire Wildlife Park and Nidderdale Llamas so needed somewhere with good transport links. On the morning before I arrived, I realised I needed an earlier checkout time, and after sending a message through booking.com, I received a response within minutes from the owner... More 

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Thank Billie G
Alexa_HouseHarrogate, Owner at Alexa House, responded to this review

Your right room 8 is a lovely single room I have quite a few single ladies who will only stay if "my room" is free. I am pleased you enjoyed your stay and took advantage of whats to see in the area. Thank you for your great review Sandra More 

Derry, United Kingdom
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4 reviews
Reviewed August 24, 2016

The room was very nice and pretty clean but no proper shower just a hand held attachment. Stayed a few years ago with a couple who's partner is well known this was a cue for the husband to leave cooking the breakfasts and come and be 'funny' whilst we're all trying to eat our breakfasts quietly.....he was excruciating, even without... More 

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Thank SarahKent2014
Alexa_HouseHarrogate, Owner at Alexa House, responded to this review

I am sorry you didnt appear to enjoy your stay 2YEARS AGO We must have made a lasting impression to remember to put a review on so long after the event. You will be pleased to know my motto is "Arrive as a Guest, Leave as a Friend" and for quite a few people that is just right as the... More 

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7 hotel reviews
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Reviewed August 24, 2016 via mobile

really sweet little guest house, stayed last weekend for a short break in Harrogate. Reasonable price, good location just a short walk to Betty's,restaurants, shops, coffee shops etc! Cosy room with good amenities and a very large comfortable bed! Friendly host too! We also loved the honesty bar, such a nice touch and great prices! Can't comment on breakfast as... More 

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Thank Melliozx
Alexa_HouseHarrogate, Owner at Alexa House, responded to this review

Thank you for your review we are glad you enjoyed your stay. Breakfast is now an option for those who want it. Some guests would rather have a bit longer in bed and like the fact you dont have to pay for something you dont have. We are very pleased with our new Super King beds and are pleased you... More 

Kyustendil, Bulgaria
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227 reviews
46 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 87 helpful votes
Reviewed August 18, 2016

We love staying here when we come to Harrogate. The rooms are fantastic with everything you need for a great night's stay. The hostess is incredibly kind and helpful and the breakfast is outstanding! Highly recommend!

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Alexa_HouseHarrogate, Owner at Alexa House, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your kind comments. Its lovely to see guests come back, see you again next year may be Sandra More 

Kalsdorf bei Graz, Austria
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36 reviews
14 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed July 30, 2016

my room was in a small "hut" not directly in the hotel, the room was very cold, they turned off the heating the whole day, the owner was not really friendly, I think she only likes British guest, Harrogate itself is perfect

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Alexa_HouseHarrogate, Owner at Alexa House, responded to this review

How odd that you waited untill you left to say you were cold. And not only that but 4 months after your stay. Actually the heating was definately on in April in every room, even the Stable Cottages. I do not keep the heating on all day as most guests do choose to see Harrogate during the day. Had you... More 

Gainsborough, United Kingdom
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95 reviews
21 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 105 helpful votes
Reviewed July 25, 2016

We stayed at Alexa House for one night, we were attending the Crime Writing Festival at The Old Swan and Alexa House is perfectly placed - just five minutes walk away. We arrived before the official checking in time and was able to park our car in their car-park at the rear of the building. Sandra was warm and welcoming... More 

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Thank Annec14
Alexa_HouseHarrogate, Owner at Alexa House, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your review. I bet my daughter who was helping out at breakfast last Sunday morning will be pleased too. Hopefully we will se you again for the Crime Writers Festival next year if not before Sandra More 

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Amenities

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Free Breakfast
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  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
  • Free Breakfast
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Alexa House is a beautifully restored detached Victorian property with ample free parking, situated just a short stroll from the town. The Conference & Exhibition Halls are close by so it is the ideal place to enjoy a visit to Harrogate whether for business or pleasure. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Alexa House

Address: 26 Ripon Road, Harrogate HG1 2JJ, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Yorkshire > North Yorkshire > Harrogate
Price Range: $69 - $143 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Alexa House 4*
Number of rooms: 13
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“Top rooms are attics so no proper shower only attachment, sloping ceiling prevents being able to stand in the bath, ask for first floor”
 of 5 bubbles SarahKent2014, Aug 24, 2016 | Read review
“front of the house is my favorite”
 of 5 bubbles DeeDeeG320, Aug 18, 2016 | Read review
“ask for a room in the main house”
 of 5 bubbles cortedevino, Jul 30, 2016 | Read review
“The attic rooms don't have a walk in shower due to the sloping ceiling but do have a bath with a shower attachment”
 of 5 bubbles Annec14, Jul 25, 2016 | Read review
“Quiet room in the separate block from the main house.”
 of 5 bubbles wifeoftommo, May 1, 2016 | Read review
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