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Shallowdale House

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England, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

On arriving at Shallowdale house we were met by Phillip with a very warm welcome. As soon as we climbed the stairs to the first landing the first thing I said was WOW ! The views are absolutely stunning. The bedrooms are really comfortable and spacious. The breakfasts were fabulous , fresh local produce cooked superbly by Phillip and served...

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Bakewell
Reviewed 17 April 2017

Shallowdale House is a delightful house in a delightful,nay,stunning location.The welcome from the proprietors was warm and friendly. The House is beautifully furnished with a wide variety of excellent paintings. The bedrooms are extremely comfortable and the bathrooms contain all necessary facilities and toiletries. The breakfasts are a great start to the day and the dinners are sumptuous and of...

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Lichfield, United Kingdom
Reviewed 23 March 2017

I have been visiting here for over 10 years. That says it all. A wonderful place and my idea of heaven. The views are out of this world and the hospitality outstanding. Thoroughly recommended. I shall be returning.

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Paris, France
Reviewed 8 March 2017

The house is spotless and beautifully decorated. The welcome is great and one feels treated like a member of the family. The tea offered in the afternoon is super. It is well worth having dinner one evening as the food is good quality and delicious. Breakfast is fantastic.

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 24 October 2016

Only downside, for me the bed was too hard. Breakfasts were 5 star. Our hosts know how to make guests feel welcome and comfortable. The room was comfortable, clean and I loved the fresh coffee. The bathroom is well appointed. The provision of a shower cap was a nice touch. The views across country are lovely.

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Bury St Edmunds
Reviewed 12 October 2016

This quirky and comfortable house is immaculate and in a delightful setting. Anton and Philip are charming and most welcoming. The catering is also first class but there are good hosteries nearby. We will certainly return

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Thank Birthday72
Gold Coast
Reviewed 2 October 2016

Helpful friendly hosts ensured a comfortable and enjoyable stay; the homemade marmalade at breakfast a real treat. Great base to explore the Yorkshire moors, across to Whitby on the coast and south to York

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lancashire
Reviewed 2 October 2016

Room ,views and food are superb.Plenty of interesting places to visit all within an hours traveling distance. Phillip and Anton will go the extra mile to make your visit memorable ! If you love books and antiques this is the place for you.

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Berwick upon Tweed, United Kingdom
Reviewed 29 September 2016

Very comfortable,excellent food,beautiful rugs,unspoilt landscape.The attention to detail was apparent throughout the house.Very good art books and magazines.Ground coffee available in the bedrooms.Attractive garden.

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Nottinghamshire, United Kingdom
Reviewed 15 September 2016

Relaxing weekend at this beautiful bed and breakfast; wonderful views, great breakfast, good location, charming and courteous hosts who made you feel welcome and were very helpful. High standard of cleanliness and attention to detail.

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Shallowdale House is an elegant modern country house where personal service, attention to detail and superb home cooking combine with wonderful views from every room and a tranquil relaxing atmosphere to ensure that guests have a memorable and restorative stay. Situated on the southern edge of the North York Moors National Park, 20 miles north of York. Good Hotel Guide 2005 Cesar Award: Yorkshire Guest House of the YearShortlisted for Yorkshire Life Small but Special Accommodation of the Year 2013. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Shallowdale House

Address: Shallowdale House West End, Ampleforth YO62 4DY, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Yorkshire > North Yorkshire > Ampleforth
Price Range: $214 - $258 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:5 star — Shallowdale House 5*
Number of rooms: 3
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“The view from all windows is breathtaking and a wonderful sight to start the day as one wakes in the morning”
847geralds, 17 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Everything one could wish for.”
A4817GYjennya, 23 Mar 2017 | Read review
“The rooms are all great.”
georgejosephp, 8 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Best to enjoy afternoon tea in the drawing room.”
Birthday72, 12 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Front of property has best views, all rooms seem well appointed and quiet”
skinnydipper884, 8 Aug 2016 | Read review
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