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    The Fairfax Arms

    Main Street, Gilling East YO62 4JH, England
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    28/08/2017 29/08/2017
    US$107
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    Overview
    • Excellent75%
    • Very good18%
    • Average5%
    • Poor1%
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    “the pub” (50 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
    Non-Smoking Hotel
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    Pets Allowed
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    4.0 Star Hotel
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    Reviewed 25 June 2017

    The place was humming with families visiting their children at the nearby Ampleforth. The menu was a bit light on GF options but they did produce a menu marks dwith the items they could make gluten free - nice touch

    Thank David S
    Response from EdFandRobF, Owner at The Fairfax ArmsResponded 1 week ago

    Really glad that you enjoyed your meal, we do like to accommodate all dietary requests, and we are always looking to improve our range and provide a fantastic menu that has something for everyone.

    Reviewed 24 June 2017 via mobile

    Was very disappointed with my first visit to the Fairfax. The inn is in a stunning village with a really nice bar and bedrooms. The food is also very good, unfortunately the service wasn't. Had to ask a few times for bits during the meal...More

    Thank pistol1986
    Response from EdFandRobF, Owner at The Fairfax ArmsResponded 1 week ago

    Thank you for your review. I am glad that you brought this to my attention, it wasn't a lock in as such because the people were residents, the matter has been dealt with internally to avoid such a re-occurrence.

    Reviewed 14 June 2017

    Rooms lovely but there was a wedding party in the pub/ restaurant when we stayed overnight for my birthday treat. The whole place was chaotic & hotel guests played a disappointing second to the wedding guests.The staff and the premises could not cope with the...More

    Thank 264kdt
    Response from EdFandRobF, Owner at The Fairfax ArmsResponded 1 week ago

    Thank you for your review. I am very disappointed that you felt that you played second fiddle to the wedding, I can assure you that was not the case, that particular weekend we had an unusual amount of staff unavailable and a few calling in...More

    Reviewed 12 June 2017

    We booked a meal and stayed over on a Saturday Night. Very busy although staff were very attentive to our needs. We had a lovely meal and the breakfast was very good too. Would recommend this place and we will be returning.

    Thank rikyieb
    Response from EdFandRobF, Owner at The Fairfax ArmsResponded 1 week ago

    Thank you for your review, we look forward to welcoming you back for another stay.

    Reviewed 6 June 2017 via mobile

    My wife has always wanted to have lunch hear as we pass quite often. Thought we would go for lunch, A very lovely old pub/restaurant. Staff very welcoming and the food reasonably priced. Never stayed the night as we only live in York. We will...More

    Thank jayork89
    Response from EdFandRobF, Owner at The Fairfax ArmsResponded 3 weeks ago

    Thanks for your review. You should stay the night, keep an eye out on our website for any offers we do throughout the year as that may help justifying stopping when you live so close!😁

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    About
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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Breakfast included
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Breakfast included
    • Things to do
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
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    • Price range
    • US$125 - US$219 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Room types
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Accessible rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 4
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    • Gilling East
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    Steve N
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    Response from YeePei | Reviewed this property |
    Sorry, I have never stayed.
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    3 June 2015|
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    Response from suzyk423 | Reviewed this property |
    About 20 miles and 50 minutes Ideal combo of town and country
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    "Try not to get a room at the front of the hotel as the road is very close and quite noisy."
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    "We had a courtyard room which suited us perfectly. Full access to the hotel but quiet and peaceful."
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    "Rooms in the courtyard have an ideal setting."
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    "Actually, we only ate there"
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