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The Dovecote Barns

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5 Star Hotel
5 star luxury eco self-catering 18th-century barn conversions. Sleeps 2-12 in three barns (sleeping 6/4/2). Group dining for up to 12. 6 luxury en-suite bedrooms, all with either shower wet room or bath/shower. Renewable technologies used. Sumptuously furnished with every mod con...
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Manor Farm Main Street, Kelfield YO19 6RG, England
36.3 km to Leeds-Bradford Airport
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Reviewed yesterday

The Irishman’s Cottage and Brigita’s hospitality was outstanding from the moment we made our booking. On arrival to Dovecote Barns we were met by Brigita and shown into our cottage for the week - a very spacious home. Waiting on the table in a lovely...More

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Response from Brigita B, Owner at The Dovecote BarnsResponded today

Thank you for your lovely review of the cosy Irishman's Cottage. We are always delighted to hear praise of it and to hear you had the best nights sleep! We look forward to welcoming you both back in colder weather to enjoy the log stove!...More

Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Family have just arrived home, from the annual visit to the dovecote barns / York races. What can we add to Award winning accommodation ? Fantastic setting, barns finished to a very high standard. Ultra friendly & accommodating. Barns are just the best - Thank...More

Thank Jim B
Response from Brigita B, Owner at The Dovecote BarnsResponded 4 days ago

It is always a pleasure to have your lovely extended family to stay and we delight in the fact that our guests return year after year. We look forward to seeing you back again in 2019! :)

Reviewed 16 June 2018 via mobile

Dovecote Barns have 3 converted barns you can choose to stay in. We stayed in the Dovecote barn for 4 nights. It was perfectly tranquil and peaceful. A perfect location to relax and unwind. The barn itself was of a very high standard! It is...More

Thank LornaR1997
Response from Brigita B, Owner at The Dovecote BarnsResponded 4 weeks ago

It was a pleasure having you both to stay with us and thank you for your lovely review of the Dovecote. We are delighted you enjoyed your relaxing stay and very much look forward to welcoming you back again next time. :)

Reviewed 11 June 2018

An excellent place to stay. You are cordially welcomed by Brigita and discuss your cottage and local amenities. The cottage is immaculate and well stocked and furnished. You receive a welcome hamper which is great. We highly recommend this cottage.

Thank geoff l
Response from Brigita B, Owner at The Dovecote BarnsResponded 16 June 2018

Delighted Geoff that you loved your stay with us and thank you for your review. Look forward to seeing you back again soon.

Reviewed 9 June 2018 via mobile

We had the most wonderful time staying at Dovecote Barns. The properties were immaculate, well equipped, cosy and very classy. We were a group of 10 women who stayed over the weekend for a hen do. We had a very warm welcome from Brigitte when...More

Thank A R
Response from Brigita B, Owner at The Dovecote BarnsResponded 9 June 2018

Thank you for taking the time to share your review and it was a pleasure to have your sophisticated hen group of friends to stay with us. It was a pleasure meeting you and look forward to seeing some of you back again. :)

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"The Irishman's cottage is great for a couple, LOADS of space"
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