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Downham Market, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Only a one night visit. A lovely old house with much character to it but in great need for a good spring clean , a bit of d.i.y and then a good decorate. Clean bed and tasty breakfast. Off road parking.

Thank barbaraklloyd
Perth, Australia
Reviewed 13 October 2016 via mobile

This is a great guesthouse in Goathland. The bed comfy, lounge inviting. The hosts are very welcoming and accommodating. The downsides? The wifi didn't work in my bedroom (not a huge issue as I used the guest lounge) and the shower has that hard to remove mould in the shower but despite that everything appeared clean. Goathland is a lovely...

Thank CammieElise
Mansfield, United Kingdom
Reviewed 8 September 2016

We stayed three nights received a warm friendly welcome from Carole. Large room very comfy quiet and fantastic moorland views the large home cooked breakfast set you up for the day and the safe car park an added bonus plenty of walks and the railway too. Will definately be coming back.

Thank chellipops2015
Reviewed 5 September 2016

Carol is just simply wonderful. Nothing is a problem she will help you as much as she can. The place is spotless, the breakfasts is lush, ordered me some black pudding from the local butchers for my breakfast, now how many Hotels would do that for you. This is the 2nd time I have visited.

Thank Quintin S
Cambridge, United Kingdom
Reviewed 31 July 2016

Peaceful surroundings, friendly hostess, Carol. A truly knowledgeable person able to advise on places to visit and access to those places essential if you use a wheelchair!! The room was ideal with plenty of space and a large wet room all level access. A ramp to the room is gentle and poses no problem. Off road parking with a dedicated...

Thank les w
Sheffield, United Kingdom
Reviewed 29 July 2016

We stayed for 3 nights mid July, and thrououghly enjoyed it. It was very down to earth and Carole was very welcoming and homely. The room was spacious and very clean, it had a massive bed which was extremely comfortable. Plenty of storage enough for if you were staying a week. Facilties in the room for tea and coffee. Towels...

Thank hcp2508
Reviewed 22 July 2016 via mobile

Lovely family run little guesthouse. Very friendly people. Nice and quiet fantastic views and all set in the middle of heartbeat country. I believe that the guesthouse it self was used in filming. Lots to see and do. Wake up look out the window and the sheep are in the village to greet you.

Thank Jen A
Liversedge, United Kingdom
Reviewed 12 June 2016

We stayed at The Beacon for three nights at the end of May and can thoroughly recommend it. My Mum and I stayed in the annexe which suited our needs perfectly, with my brother staying in the main house. Each of the bedrooms was very clean, comfortable and well furnished. The house itself is a wonderful example of the Arts...

Thank mjmiddleton2016
Newbury, United Kingdom
Reviewed 30 May 2016

On arrival into Goathland The Beacon was well signposted with easy direct parking to the front of the property. After a long journey this was welcomed as their was no trouble having to reprogramme a satnav or search through a map! On arrival we were greeted by a friendly and welcoming host! The informal yet professional check in was the...

Thank luluflowers1
Wakefield, United Kingdom
Reviewed 26 April 2016

We have just spent a lovely long weekend in Goathland at The Beacon guesthouse. This was our second visit and we bought more friends with us this time. Carole was a great host and the guesthouse is home from home, with everything you need. Breakfast is everything you could want, including the (pre ordered!) black pudding. The house is in...

Thank Mike S
Carole H, Owner at The Beacon, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to write your review. It was a great weekend, and we loved your costumes. Hope to see you next year too, if not before.

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
About the property
  • Wheelchair access
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Beacon is a superbly situated, late Victorain residence, built as a substantial country house for a wealthy mill owner. Situated at one end of Heartbeats' 'Aidensfield', The Beacon nestles comfortably at the rear of the common. Standing adjacent to the church, it sits in its own pleasurable, landscaped grounds of over an acre overlooking fields and open moorland ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Beacon

Address: Goathland, North York Moors National Park YO22 5AN, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Yorkshire > North Yorkshire > North York Moors National Park > Goathland
Price Range: £80 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 5
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The Beacon Goathland, North Yorkshire
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“The superior room overlooking the moors”
 of 5 bubbles chellipops2015, 8 Sep 2016 | Read review
“We stayed In the family room, Lovely Views, Spacious.”
 of 5 bubbles luluflowers1, 30 May 2016 | Read review
“We had the superior room at the back with a view of the fields.”
 of 5 bubbles DeborahS87, 30 Oct 2015 | Read review
“The front rooms, upstairs look down over the village and beyond.”
 of 5 bubbles BronwynL674, 28 Sep 2015 | Read review
“There is an annexe available for wheelchair user and breakfast room accessible”
 of 5 bubbles lynnef578, 15 Sep 2015 | Read review
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