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The Woolly Sheep Inn

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Finding an ideal charming inn in Skipton does not have to be difficult. Welcome to The Woolly Sheep Inn, a nice option for travellers like you. Rooms at The Woolly Sheep Inn include a flat screen TV, allowing you to rest and refresh with ease. In addition, as a valued The Woolly Sheep Inn guest, you can enjoy free breakfast that is provided on-site. Getting online is possible, as The Woolly Sheep Inn offers free wifi. Also, guests arriving by vehicle have access to free parking. Given the close proximity to Hesketh Farm Park (7.6 km), guests of The Woolly Sheep Inn can easily experience one of Skipton's most popular landmarks. Skipton has plenty of Indian restaurants. So when you’re here, be sure to check out popular spots like Musafir, Mastab's Indian Resturant & Takeaway, and Spice Grill, which are serving up some great dishes. During your visit, be sure to check out popular attractions like Skipton Market (0.1 km), Skipton Castle (0.4 km), and The Beer Engine (0.1 km), which are all within walking distance of the inn. The Woolly Sheep Inn puts the best of Skipton at your fingertips, making your stay both relaxing and enjoyable.
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Property amenities
Free Parking
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Non-Smoking Hotel
Public Wifi
Room features
Non-Smoking Rooms
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HOTEL STYLE
Historic Hotel
Mid-range
HOTEL CLASS
Location
Full view
98Great for walkers
Grade: 98 out of 100
106Restaurantswithin 0.25 miles
23Attractionswithin 0.25 miles
798Reviews
88Photos
9Q+A
100Room tips
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stayed for one wednesday night, lovely welcome by gentleman who carried bag to room., room was great quiet at night despite overlooking the roundabout. bed was extremely comfortable lovely warm room. biscuits and coffee supplied. nice to see fresh ground coffee sachets
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Had a few days chill out break between Xmas and New Year and really enjoyed it. Loved the atmosphere and the Timothy Taylor beers were top class. Our room was a comfortable and quiet room at rear of hotel, only slight negative was size of shower room which was on small side,
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Stayed here on several occasions. Cosy, welcoming place, rooms are lovely, warm, clean and comfortable. Food amazing, staff polite and helpful, can’t do enough for you. Lovely log fire, just what you need on a cold winter’s day. Would highly recommend.
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This is a lovely pub from the outside with open fire and a twinkling Christmas tree. But like most Pubs in the UK it has sold it's soul to the eater and there's no room at the inn any longer for the drinker. Stayed here and yes it was busy Market day in Skipton but it was the
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Response from Woolly S, Manager at The Woolly Sheep Inn
Responded 4 weeks ago
Hi, Im sorry your stay wasnt to your satisfaction. We are looking to extend the pub to create more drinking space as we agree we could do with more tables but im afraid over the very busy christmas markets there will always be less than we wish there was. We certainly feel we havent sold our soul to anyone but as we serve some of the finest food in skipton we do requre a large amount of space for the diners and the pub does reflect this. In order to assist those not wishing to dine we have spent rather a lot of money builing one of the best covered and heated beer gardens in town which is fully used even in the winter months. However the allocation of the pub hasnt changed during my decade of management here. The self service aspect of the breakfast is designed to allow you to get exactly what you want while our staff take care of the other important bits. Im sorry this wasnt to your personal preference but we find it works exceptionally well and get multiple guest raving about our breakfasts as it is all freshly cooked, locally sourced and you can literally have whatever you want.
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Stayed for 1 night with friends to visit Christmas Markets in Grassington and Skipton. Excellent accommodation, deluxe rooms are worth the extra amount. Very friendly staff, nothing is too much effort. Choice of food and drinks is fantastic. Great atmosphere throughout the pub.
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Response from Woolly S, Manager at The Woolly Sheep Inn
Responded 4 weeks ago
Hi Karen It was a pleasure having you at The Woolly Sheep, and I do hope we get to see you again. Cant thank you enough for the kind review.
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Are dogs allowed in the bar?
Hi, Unfortunatlely we don't allow dogs in the pub, just in the beer garden
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Hi Mr Medley. My apologies I was under the impression you were barred from all venues I have ammended my response to many from all. If you would like to remove the lies you have posted I will happily delete the reply. If you would like to discuss this in person please feel free to come and see me.
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Is the inn really haunted?
We went for drinks and food and didn't get any spooky vibes. Was really nice pub.
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You should contact the pub direct - I am sure they would be able to provide you with a suitable room but am not sure which would be suitable.
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"Dining room gets busy so would advise booking,"
"have a meal in the resteraunt"
"Noise from the busy bar can be heard in some rooms on the first floor. Passing people and traffic can be heard in rooms facing the street."
"all rooms are nice we stayed in 11 and 6 in the past both great"
"Rooms immediately above the bar are rather noisy."
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PRICE RANGE
US$107 - US$159 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
ALSO KNOWN AS
the woolly sheep hotel skipton
LOCATION
United KingdomEnglandYorkshireSkipton
NUMBER OF ROOMS
6
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