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Reviewed yesterday NEW

We stayed for a couple of nights midweek - it is not cheap, with rooms costing nearly £150 a night including breakfast. It is good though - the rooms are comfortable and the food tasty and well cooked (using past reviews, we kept to the 'pub favourites' and they were fine). However, we encountered a few issues which took the...

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Liverpool, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Just stayed two nights here and ate there both nights. I agree with an earlier comment about the food, it's not what is was. Vegetables were undercooked and the potatoes as well, my wife also had the scallops and the ox cheek pansotti was as tough as old boots - the pasta (or whatever it was) casing had no flavour...

1Thank Nick M
Reviewed 2 days ago NEWvia mobile

Sadly we only stayed one night but we loved every minute of it. We had a family room (room 21) in the Lister Barn and it was wonderful (although we found the entrance keypad to be temperamental). The barn itself is beautifully decorated with a lovely communal area and a log burner, which we sat in front of playing games...

Thank Mopps
Edinburgh, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

A charming old pub with decent if not great bedrooms, excellent staff and good food. So why only 3? Would have ben a solid 4 all day long but I found the dog obsession overpowering. To be fair there is a welcome no dogs rule in the restaurant, but at times the bar is more like a kennels than a...

3Thank phildonovan
Leeds, United Kingdom
Reviewed 5 days ago NEWvia mobile

Had a very enjoyable weekend here. Accommodation was warm and cosy with good sized rooms. The staff were friendly but also very efficient and professional. The bar area was very cosy with open fires and very nicely decorated, with a good choice of real ale on the bar. The restaurant also had very nice decor but it was the food...

1Thank Gail A
Wallington, United Kingdom
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

3 night stay at this great pub/inn in the centre of Malham. Our rooms were beautifully decorated (just been done) and the breakfasts were great- great range of fresh local food and plenty of it. Evening meals in the pub equally tasty and generously portioned. Would certainly recommend as a base to explore the dales.

1Thank Sharon C
Harrogate, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago

This lovely place which is in stunning surroundings provided a warm welcome, cosy comfortable accommodation. With roaring fires good selection of beers and an excellent menu added to this a fabulous friendly team made for a fantastic weekend. Would highly recommend it.

Thank jimj0
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We stayed in the newly converted (old cove centre) part. It was a lovely place to stay with the dogs. Very stylish, had thought of everything even an enclosed garden for the dogs to use. Couldn't praise it enough. Rooms and facilities were wonderful. Well done to whoever designed and thought of everything. A true dog friendly place.

Thank Vicki P
Salisbury, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is not the restaurant they would have you believe it is! We had scallops with "pea purée" and ox cheek pansotti to start. The so-called "pea purée" was just blended mushy peas with a bit of mint thrown in. The scallops were nothing special and the ox cheek pansotti was tough as old boots - the pasta (or whatever...

Thank BubbaLewis
Peterborough, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We took an amazing walk up Malham cove. When we got back in the village we saw the Lister arms and there was a sign outside saying pot of Yorkshire Tea and Scones, well that's what we wanted, we went right in. Welcomed with a smile and an open fire, we sat on comfy seats my husband had to pull...

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Lister Arms is a quintessential English pub offering home cooked food and cosy accommodation in the village of Malham. Our scenic location at the foot of Malham Cove in the Yorkshire Dales National Park makes us a popular choice for walking breaks in North Yorkshire. We offer cosy rooms, locally sourced food and award winning cask ales. So whether you join us for a big family dinner, a quiet drink with friends or the dog, or enjoy a relaxing break we look forward to welcoming you to our inn. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Lister Arms

Address: 1 Finkle Street | Yorkshire Dales National Park, Malham, Yorkshire Dales National Park BD23 4AW, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Yorkshire > North Yorkshire > Yorkshire Dales National Park > Malham
Price Range: £94 - £159 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Lister Arms 4*
Number of rooms: 23
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“We had standard room which was very nice all with good views.”
 of 5 bubbles jimj0, 12 Feb 2017 | Read review
“only some rooms are dog friendly”
 of 5 bubbles NannyMcGinty, 4 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Did not stay in the hotel only had coffee there”
 of 5 bubbles SueK413, 1 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Excellent access for disabled travellers.”
 of 5 bubbles B4962NBjuliep, 28 Dec 2016 | Read review
“Rom 14 is a modern style room, extremely comfortable and very quiet. Double bed and separate sofa and three comfy chairs.”
 of 5 bubbles ColletteHaworth, 20 Dec 2016 | Read review
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