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Scunthorpe, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Booked for one nights stay as a small break. Couldn't have asked for more. Lovely setting and building. Staff friendly and helpful. Booked a small double room but found it more than adequate. Food was great, tasty and plentiful. Would definitely return.

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Blackburn, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

My husband and I booked an overnight stay with our parents a couple of weeks ago and we had a great visit. I rang ahead and asked for a room with disabled access and we were allocated lovely rooms in the courtyard area which has level access to the bar and hotel, the lady we spoke to was lovely. The...

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Having stayed at the Boars Head on a number of occasions, we stopped off for a coffee en route to knaresborough. Ripley is a delightful hamlet, and so worth a visit. The hotel is a great place to stay, warm, welcoming and quite gracious.

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Mackay
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

In a lovely village near Ripon and Harrogate. This is a traditional hotel and pub with a welcoming modern feel. Very comfortable rooms and lounges and helpful staff. Good breakfast and the bar meal was good quality and value. Would definitely stay again.

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1Thank Gwen J
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Stayed with friends for two nights Sunday and Monday 20/21 Nov. The accommodation was of a high standard and the staff were friendly and very efficient. We ate in the bar both nights and the food was excellent. This was a great weekend and we will return.

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Wirral, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A well situated period hotel, originally a coaching inn, for country pursuits. You must take a guided tour around Ripley Castle which is a very short walk away.; full of interest. The food and service in the hotel was very good and it makes a good base for exploring nearby Harrogate as well as the local countryside. Rooms were a...

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1Thank Tom D
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Friendly staff, amazing room we were in the coachmans loft huge room and huge bed. Breakfast was beautiful and very filling. We had lunch in the bar which was ok, annoyed that 2 things from another tables order had been accidently added to our bill but when we brought this to the attention of bar staff it was corrected. Would...

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Friendly staff, excellent food, convenient for Harrogate Ripon Leeds Knaresborough (The bus stop is right outside the door ) We will have to go back to see Castle gardens (weather was not as good as the hotel )

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Twickenham, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Ripley is a beautiful village, stunning scenery and the Boar's Head fits into this enviroment very well. We stayed for one night, sadly they had problems with the heating and hot water but were quick to address the situation. We did not have the chance to try the pub food or restaurant for evening food but we did see several...

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Harrogate, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The Boars Head at Ripley is a residential hotel in this estate village which serves food in the dining room as well as in the bar. We have only eaten at lunchtime in the bar. The food from a fairly short menu is excellent with the fish pie to die for. Portions are generous as we found out after ordering...

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  • Free Breakfast
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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A Coaching Inn set within the magnificent Ripley Castle Estate. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Boar's Head

Address: Ripley Castle Estate, Ripley HG3 3AY, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Yorkshire > North Yorkshire > Ripley
Price Range: RM541 - RM705 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — The Boar's Head 3*
Number of rooms: 25
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“Creaky floors mean that upstairs rooms are probably best.”
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“Don't be put off if placed in room over the road away from the main building, it is fine and has parking to the rear.”
 of 5 bubbles TonyMcKinnon, 25 Oct 2016 | Read review
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