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York, United Kingdom
Reviewed yesterday NEWvia mobile

I visited the Wensleydale Heifer last weekend as a treat for my girlfriend and quite simply, this was amazing. It was a place I had always wanted to visit and stay at and expectations were certainly lived up to. On arrival, we were met by the friendly staff who showed us to the Chocolate Room. Having heard this was the...

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Tel Aviv, Israel
Reviewed yesterday NEW

We were touring the Yorkshire dales by and popped in for lunch at the fish restaurant. It has had a great reputation for many years and is recommended by Michelin. The meal was superb! The traditional fish pie was well-balanced and tasty and the modern seafood concoction was also excellent. But the best was the dessert - a creative rhubarb...

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Leeds, United Kingdom
Reviewed yesterday NEW

Wonderful stay in a lovely hotel. Great location in the heart of the Dales. The evening meal was delicious, staff extremely helpful throughout our stay and the breakfast was really good! Thoroughly enjoyed our stay and would not hesitate to return. Thanks WH!

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Morpeth, United Kingdom
Reviewed yesterday NEWvia mobile

The Wensleydale Heiffer certainly lives up to its reputation. The rooms are unique, the food is excellent...the added bonus is that all of the staff are a delight. They are friendly and helpful but never intrusive.

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Yorkshire
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

This was our second visit to the Wensleydale Heifer and this time we took some friends along too!! Everyone had a wonderful time celebrating joint birthdays and it was so nice to receive a birthday card, balloon and chocolates in our rooms to help us celebrate, much appreciated. The food was excellent and we enjoyed our stay very much. Hopefully...

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darlington
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

came here in passing, lovely place had the 2 course for 14 pp lunch was lovely as was desert and wine nice atmosphere and pleasant bar man/manager the young Waters seemed to lack pleasantness but did not ruin en the afternoon

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fatheifer, Guest Relations Manager at The Wensleydale Heifer, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to write this review - we are sorry to hear that you did not have a good experience with our younger members of staff and we will address the issue with them following your feedback. We find constructive feedback like this valuable to improving our services and hope that you will visit us again.

Harrogate, United Kingdom
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Simply superb! As always, we had a wonderful stay with you on Thursday 16th February 2017. It was very nice to chat informally with David, and I again extend my thanks for the cold oyster sent through during our meal as he had clearly realised that I do like them but my partner always insists on hot! We will be...

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fatheifer, Guest Relations Manager at The Wensleydale Heifer, responded to this review

Thank you for your review, we're very pleased to see that you've enjoyed your stay and we hope to welcome you back again...we will of course be happy to send you another cold oyster too!

Bingley, England, United Kingdom
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Lovely location and warm welcome. Room (Shooters) was quirky, very clean and well presented. Wine list was good. Dinner: Starters - Goats cheese starter was lovely, more beetroot would have been great to balance out the amount of cheese. Mussels and clams were delicious, sauce was amazing. There was a bit of grit in the seafood which was unfortunate to...

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fatheifer, Owner at The Wensleydale Heifer, responded to this review

Thank you so much for taking the time to write a review. I am happy that you enjoyed the food and service and have passed your review onto the chefs and the restaurant team. I am sorry about the mistake with the chocolate platter and we have now put some new systems in place to ensure this doesn't happen again.

Mirfield, United Kingdom
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Booked a "winter warmer " offer Friday 17th Arrived 3pm to a very warm welcome and a bowl of cheese,bacon soup - wow Stayed in James Herriot room - v nice Dinner was fantastic - nothing too formal just good old fashioned service - waiters / waitresses all friendly.... Breakfast was equally as good... Will definitely return

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fatheifer, Guest Relations Manager at The Wensleydale Heifer, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to write this review. We're very happy to see that you have enjoyed your stay with us and that you were welcomed by our staff. We hope that you will return soon!

York, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago

Our stay in the Champagne room was fantastic, great accommodation, the welcome on arrival was excellent and we were well looked after throughout our stay. The food in the restaurant and the choice was superb and we would definitely recommend the Wensleydale Heifer Hotel to anyone visiting Wensleydale in North Yorkshire.

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
A traditional Coaching Inn with a difference! The Wensleydale Heifer offers a top quality restaurant, and accommodation equally impressive with the emphasis on comfort and customer satisfaction. We like to let our guests do the talking "the best place to eat in Yorkshire, where service and food quality is second to none... the room was delightful and 1st class.." The Heifer has nine themed rooms, all beautifully appointed with full facilities. ... more   less 

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Address: West Witton, Leyburn DL8 4LS, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Yorkshire > North Yorkshire > Leyburn > West Witton
Price Range: £113 - £238 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:5 star — The Wensleydale Heifer 5*
Number of rooms: 13
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The Wensleydale Heifer Hotel Yorkshire Dales National Park
Wensleydale Heifer Hotel
The Wensleydale Heifer West Witton, Leyburn
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