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Stowmarket, United Kingdom
Reviewed 16 October 2016 via mobile

We stayed here while my partner was running in a local half marathon. Lovely room with a sea view. Big and beautifully clean. Plenty of hot drinks and bottled water available. Good breakfast menu that you complete your choices the. Isn't before. For dinner on the Friday night we went to a pub recommended to us I think it was...

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NorthYorkshire25, Owner at Smugglers Rock Country House, responded to this review

Thank you for your kind comments. We are glad you enjoyed your stay with us and that the run was a success for your partner. We do work had to ensure all our guests have an enjoyable time with us and we hope that you will choose to stay with us again for the next race. Sharon and Mike

Thetford, United Kingdom
Reviewed 25 August 2016

I love the Yorkshire Dales and for me Ravenscar is the focal point from which to plan your day and the place in Ravenscar to stay is Smugglers Rock! A very friendly family run bed and breakfast establishment and the breakfasts are second to none (they fill you up for best part of the morning!) The bedrooms are very clean...

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NorthYorkshire25, Owner at Smugglers Rock Country House, responded to this review

Thank you for your lovely comments. It was so nice to see you again and we are so pleased your mum enjoyed her stay too. The countryside and coast around us is beautiful and we are glad to be able to share our property so that visitors can enjoy it too. We will look forward to hopefully seeing you again...

Leeds, United Kingdom
Reviewed 21 August 2016

A delightful spot. Friendly welcome set us off on a good footing and it just got better. Nicely appointed rooms with attention to detail and little extras to make life comfortable. A family get-together - all adult - we had 3 rooms and everyone was happy.

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NorthYorkshire25, Owner at Smugglers Rock Country House, responded to this review

Thank you for your review. It was lovely that your family was able to all get together and have an enjoyable stay with us. We do try hard to make everyone's stay welcoming and comfortable. We hope to see you again in the future. Sharon and Mike

North Yorkshire, United Kingdom
Reviewed 21 August 2016

Everything was perfect. A beautiful,spotlessly clean and comfortable bedroom and bathroom, both with views towards sea and countryside. A comprehensive breakfast menu, our choice was very tasty and very well cooked. A cooked breakfast is a treat when away from home. We were unfortunately involved in a car accident when we were there so a big thank you to Sharon...

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NorthYorkshire25, Owner at Smugglers Rock Country House, responded to this review

Many thanks for your lovely review. We were happy to help with the lift for your husband. We are so glad you enjoyed your stay and hope you will stay with us again in the future. Sharon and Mike

Blackpool, United Kingdom
Reviewed 20 August 2016

Warm and friendly welcome, very clean accommodation and a excellent breakfast. Smugglers Rock is in a great location and very quiet but is still convenient to visit Whitby,Scarborough and North York moors

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NorthYorkshire25, Owner at Smugglers Rock Country House, responded to this review

Thank you for your comments. We try hard to keep high standards and offer a fantastic breakfast and we do love being situated in the peace and quiet, but within easy reach of all the great places to visit. Sharon and Mike

Gorleston-on-Sea, United Kingdom
Reviewed 20 August 2016

A wonderful bed and breakfast in an idyllic setting. Sharon was the ideal hostess. Breakfast choices are excellent. .all cooked to order on an Aga. .plus choices from the continental buffet bar . All in all a wonderful break

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NorthYorkshire25, Owner at Smugglers Rock Country House, responded to this review

Many thanks for your lovely comments. We pride ourselves on our great choice of breakfast and the AGA cooked option. We hope you will visit us again soon. Sharon and Mike

Nottingham
Reviewed 19 August 2016

Very relaxing few days at the the Smugglers Rock. Was was fab wonderful view out to sea which you could see from the bed. Immaculately clean,bathroom was fantastic lovely shower and complimentary products. Food was amazing.

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NorthYorkshire25, Owner at Smugglers Rock Country House, responded to this review

Thank you for your lovely review. We are so glad you enjoyed your stay. The views are quite spectacular and we never tire of seeing them. We hope you will visit again soon. Sharon and Mike

Reviewed 15 August 2016

Our room was very nice and perfectly clean. The setting is marvelous, though there was quite a bit of light from passing cars coming through our curtains at night. The owner wasn't massively friendly, but perfectly polite.

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NorthYorkshire25, Owner at Smugglers Rock Country House, responded to this review

Thank you for your review. We are glad you enjoyed your stay. I do try to chat to as many guests as I can and I am sorry if I did not appear friendly to you. All of our rooms have blackout linings to minimise the early morning sun. You must have been unlucky with a lot of cars at...

Reviewed 29 July 2016

Great location for a getaway. Nice view of the scenery from a vantage point in Ravenscar. Also, clean and spotless guest room with four-poster bed. Nice classic décor and traditional atmosphere. Loved how food menu was given day before with requests put in as meant healthier prepping. Sharon (owner) made my stay pleasant and enjoyable, giving directions for the Ravenscar...

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NorthYorkshire25, Owner at Smugglers Rock Country House, responded to this review

Many thanks for your kind comments. It was lovely to meet you and we hope you will visit again. Our method of pre-ordering breakfast seems to work well as it enables breakfast to be cooked healthier in the oven rather than frying and means that guests do not have a long wait for breakfast in the morning. Sharon and Mike

Leeds, United Kingdom
Reviewed 25 July 2016

Had a lovely two day break at Smugglers Rock. We were very well cared for and everything was spot on. Lovely breakfast, comfortable spotless room and thoughtful, attentive hosts. The beautiful weather was the icing on the cake. Thank you!

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NorthYorkshire25, Owner at Smugglers Rock Country House, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your review. We work very hard to try and ensure all our guests enjoy their stay with us and are glad you enjoyed your stay with us. We hope to see you again in the future. Sharon and Mike

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Georgian Country House built apx. 1840. Set in the North Yorkshire Moors National Park with long distance views over the surrounding countryside and sea. Smugglers Rock is in an ideal location for exploring the local area with Robin Hood's Bay, Whitby and Scarborough close by. Goathland ('Heartbeat' country) and York are a little further afield. We serve a 'Delicious Yorkshire' breakfast using local produce, which is oven cooked in our AGA. We also offer lighter options including scrambled eggs with smoked salmon, fresh fruit salad, croissants and home made jams and marmalade. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Smugglers Rock Country House

Address: Staintondale Road, Ravenscar, North York Moors National Park YO13 0ER, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Yorkshire > North Yorkshire > North York Moors National Park > Ravenscar
Price Range: $121 - $176 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Smugglers Rock Country House 4*
Number of rooms: 8
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