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Estate Office Tourism Department, Bolton Abbey, Yorkshire Dales National Park BD23 6EX, England
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

I wish we could have stayed a week Amazing place , dog friendly , excellent accommodation with beautiful rooms , bsthrooms,restaurants and grounds Friendly staff Loved this place , will return

Thank Louise M
Reviewed yesterday

We stayed on the adjacent campsite giving us access to the whole area. A beautiful location with excellent access for everyone due to the sympathetic use of natural pathways. Stunning scenery.

Thank Janet B
Reviewed 1 week ago

Beautiful place. We took our two golden retrievers and enjoyed a lovely circular walk along the river, over the bridge and up through the woods (steep in places), and delicious scones and pot of tea at the end. I would definitely like to visit again.

Thank Barbara R
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Fabulous for young and old and dogs!! Lovely short walk from the Devonshire Arms. Go and have lunch at the brasserie or in the lounge afterwards.

Thank ToinevanH
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Beautiful place to visit, a feeling of calm. Went with family and one dog, we all enjoyed it. Would certainly like to visit again.

Thank Viv R
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We walked along by the river for 5 hours including rests and coffee breaks. There are plenty of places to stop and enjoy the views as well as a couple of tea rooms. It is an outstanding area we will definitely return to. We were...More

Thank Couple10
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Only an hours drive from Manchester, and it feels like you're in a different world. The walk is amazing, beautiful scenery and beautiful rivers and of course the Abbey ruins itself. You can literally spend a whole day here. The only downside about this place,...More

Thank singjai
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

£10 to park a £2 increase on Last year we reviewed buying a annual pass £90 is way to expensive. The ice cream outlet next to Cavendish Pavilion was not manned a bell was left to ring eventually someone turned up - burning with attitude...More

Thank N B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We hiked from Bolton Abbey which is impressive to see. The hike is well described in a book called “50 walks in North Yorkshire “ and is 10.9 k. It took us about 4 hours including stops for lunch and some diversions. You pass through...More

Thank Michael G
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Family day out at Bolton Abbey, what can I say, beautiful place to visit, friendly staff lovely walks great food from the cafe Only 3miles from my home will most definitely be visiting more often

Thank Daniel A
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lilmiss1982
3 August 2018|
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Response from shellums2015 | Reviewed this property |
Yes the waterfall wont be so spectacular with so little water around
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chica33
7 July 2018|
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Response from L J T | Reviewed this property |
No, Bolton Abbey is separate.
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Pauline S
27 April 2018|
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Response from Jane506 | Reviewed this property |
yes ... great place for dogs ..
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