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The General Tarleton Inn

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Boroughbridge Road Near Harrogate, Ferrensby, Knaresborough HG5 0PZ England See on map
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Non-Smoking Hotel
Wheelchair access
5 Star accommodation
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For fabulous food, outstanding service and a luxurious overnight stay, The General Tarleton is the perfect choice. We’re housed in a beautifully renovated 18th Century Coaching Inn, with views across open ...More countryside in the pretty North Yorkshire village of Ferrensby. It’s handy for Harrogate, Ripon and Knaresborough and not too far from York.We have a firm focus on food, using high quality locally sourced ingredients. Our patron and award-winning chef, John Topham, creates fresh tasting dishes for a menu that combines modern exciting cuisine with some ever-popular more traditional and comforting choices. Whatever your want, whatever the season, The General Tarleton is sure to have something on the menu to whet your appetite. For more private dining our magnificent galleried private dining room is available, it’s perfect for birthdays, anniversaries or just for getting your friends together.To accompany your meal we have a wonderful wine cellar, many vintages often available by the glass and often at prices you will find surprisingly affordable. Our fabulous cocktail lounge is the perfect place to meet family and friends for a pre-dinner drink or coffee and liqueurs afterwards. With sumptuous chairs and sofas, and a welcoming log fire for the chilly evenings, you may find it hard to leave.Who really wants to drive after a delicious dinner and a glass or two of fine wine? So why not treat yourself and stay over? We have 13 stylish bedrooms, each individually decorated and appointed to the highest of standards, with little touches of luxury and comfort for a truly relaxing night. And of course, a hearty Yorkshire breakfast is included too.What is fantastic food without superior service? We’re committed to delivering service that is a little more special. Our staff are professionals dedicated to excellence so you can be assured of the highest standards of service in an easy, relaxed atmosphere. Whatever you might want, we aim to provide it, so if you have a special request, please let us know. Less
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Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Laundry Service
Meeting Rooms
Non-Smoking Hotel
Wheelchair access
Room Service
Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms
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Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms
Number of rooms
Price range
$120 - $194 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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The General Tarleton Hotel Ferrensby
The General Tarleton Inn Ferrensby, Yorkshire
United Kingdom > England > Yorkshire > North Yorkshire > Knaresborough > Ferrensby
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Is a great restaurant but expensive which is fine if the staff were better. They are very slow and we had to go and ask them for drinks and the bill even though only two tables in the whole restaurant so not busy at all....More

Thank David R
Response from Claire T, Owner at The General Tarleton InnResponded 3 days ago

Dear David Thank you for posting your review, all feedback is useful and we need to know when we get things wrong. I am sorry that you found the staff to be slow, I have looked into this with the members of staff concerned to...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Wife and I have just returned following a two night stay at what we agreed was one of the best places we have stayed at. The staff were attentive, courteous and friendly without being intrusive. The room we had overlooked the car park and was...More

Thank Dave B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Where do I start!!? Amazing staff, sublime food and great rooms. The food is locally sourced and cooked exquisitely by owner/chef. The staff team give you a friendly warm welcome, they are chatty and make you feel relaxed from the word go. The restaurant and...More

Thank Weallans
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This was our first visit to the GT, as it is known. We were impressed by surroundings and the friendly and polite staff. The food was exceptional and would recommend the popcorn king prawns, lobster and beef wellington. We just had sufficient room to squeeze...More

Thank sally c
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Recently had an evening meal here with my wife, it was 3 courses of deliciousness! Service was excellent, checked on us many times throughout the evening. I'm a massive fan of wheat beer, there was one available that I had never experienced before (which was...More

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Eric H
June 4, 2018|
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Response from Claire T | Property representative |
Thank you for your enquiry. The tariff is £129 per room inclusive of full Yorkshire breakfast and vat and we have rooms available that night. Please call us on 01423 340284 to make the reservation. We hope to see you soon.
March 10, 2016|
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Response from hollybankx2 | Reviewed this property |
Don't know I'm afraid as I'm a customer not the owner
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"Room 14 was quiet and at the end of the upstairs corridor"
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"First floor room overlooking the car park (& countryside)"
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"First floor is probably quieter."
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"Ask for a downstairs room if you have luggage"
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