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The Feathers Hotel

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York, England
Reviewed 26 December 2016

My wife, my daughter and I had a wonderful stay at The Feathers on Christmas Day. It was our first visit and we were very pleasantly surprised. The rooms we were in (14 & 17) were very good; the ambience of the hotel was superb and the staff were excellent. Christmas lunch was very enjoyable and, altogether, we had a...

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Feathers H, Manager at The Feathers Hotel, responded to this review

I'm very happy that we could make your Christmas day special for you, your wife and your daughter. It was the first time being open on Christmas day and it seemed to be a huge success I hope you returning back to us again so we can make your stay just as good.

Reviewed 22 December 2016 via mobile

Excellent lunch. Beautifully presented and inside the hotel the decorations for Christmas were lovely. Our family really enjoyed the atmosphere. The staff were very helpful and welcoming and we would definitely recommend.

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Feathers H, Manager at The Feathers Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for writing a great review, putting the decorations up is a long process and its great to hear that they look great and add to the atmosphere. Hope if you return to Helmsley again we will see you again.

North Yorkshire, United Kingdom
Reviewed 22 December 2016

Arranged to meet up with a couple of friends for lunch at The Feathers and we were lucky to get the last table available. Every table in the restaurant and bar was full which obviously says a lot about the popularity of the place.The food was great and considering how busy they were the service was also, very friendly bar...

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Feathers H, Manager at The Feathers Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for dining with us while being in Helmsley, I am pleased that we could find you a table and that everything was perfect for you. Hope you return back to us again.

East Yorkshire
Reviewed 19 December 2016 via mobile

Arrived at the pub and spent most of the afternoon socialising and drinking beside the real fire. Staff were very friendly , efficient and nothing was too much trouble for them. Had a fantastic room booking in process easy and quick. Party night was excellent great food great atmosphere. Breakfast was equally as good. Great place great staff great value...

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Feathers H, Manager at The Feathers Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for taking time to write a review, Its always good to hear that we have made a great impression and with your self it sounds like we have. The Christmas party nights are usually a huge hit and always a good time I hope you come back next year to attend one.

Middlesbrough, United Kingdom
Reviewed 18 December 2016 via mobile

Family meal Carvery £11.95 one course, £15.95 two course, £18.95 for 3 course. Overpriced for carvery One slice of beef and and three tiny slices of turkey, beef was very fatty and bloody and knife wouldnt cut thru it. Yorkshire Puds and gravy were nice. Service very slow, had to be seated for 11.45 didn't get starter until 12.45. Didn't...

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Helmsley
Reviewed 15 December 2016

Great hotel in the pretty town of Helmsley. lively bar used by the locals and a great restaurant offering a seasonal menu. Only a small carpark to the rear so be aware the market square to the front is pay and display until 6.30pm. The christmas lights on the hotel look great as does the whole town. Good service by...

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Feathers H, Manager at The Feathers Hotel, responded to this review

I wish to thank you for writing a great review, we do only have a small car park but hopefully you managed to get your car parked if not in our car park somewhere close by. I hope the parking didn't effect your stay to much. The handy man is very pleased to hear that his hard work putting the...

Reviewed 14 December 2016

WOW! The food was amazing and the staff were so super friendly! I had the sausage special and I was so impressed, a great English meal that was huge. So tasty! Everyone on our table loved their food, wish I could fit more in to try the other dishes!

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Feathers H, Manager at The Feathers Hotel, responded to this review

The chef wishes to thank you for the comments on the food who definitely likes the description saying it was amazing. I look forward to you hopefully returning back to us in the near future and tasting some more choices off the menu.

Helmsley
Reviewed 12 December 2016

If choosing a superior room, don't get your hopes up unless you've book a year in advance. My 'superior' room was in the annex and all I could see out of the window was someone's car (not mine because there was never any room to park). I asked to move and got room 3 which was much better but it...

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Yorkshire, United Kingdom
Reviewed 11 December 2016

Stayed at the feathers with my family - 9 of us, celebrating my 60th birthday and retirement. Made the booking with Mary who was very friendly and helpful and mentioned the party night which I then booked and was not disapointed. Had lunch in the bar and food was really good and the party night food was also very good...

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Feathers H, Manager at The Feathers Hotel, responded to this review

Mary is becoming a huge hit on our TripAdvisor page and seems to be impressing people still, its great to read that the staff came across as friendly and efficient. New years eve is a great night with us usually 5 courses to fill you up and music and drinking until late what is not to like! I hope you...

Lincoln, United Kingdom
Reviewed 11 December 2016

Stayed one evening with my son on way to an exam. Staff were very friendly and helpful. We had some small eats in the bar after they kindly squeezed us in. Room was clean and too be expected for this type of Hotel. All the requirements, some lovely chocolate as well as a pleasant view over the Market Square. We...

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Feathers H, Manager at The Feathers Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for writing a review and staying with us for the night. We always try to never turn people away and in this case I'm very happy that we didn't. If you ever stop with us again please ask at check inn for early break fast and we will do our best to accommodate this. I look forward to...

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  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Breakfast included
  • Room Service
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  • Wheelchair access
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Family Rooms
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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
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  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
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  • Banquet Room
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  • Laundry Service
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Feathers hotel part of the Coaching inn Group, is situated on the market square in Helmsley on the edge of the North Yorkshire Moors. This country inn offers a delightful mix of historic charm and Yorkshire hospitality. Its 25 bedrooms are all equipped with televisions, tea trays and toiletries. The hotel has an excellent local reputation for good food and fine ales. The Pickwick Bar with its low ceilings and open fire boasts a bar which is the longest piece of work created by Robert Thompson, famous for his Mouseman furniture. Bar meals are served in the cosy Feversham Bar using the very best local produce, the restaurant serves good English food both at lunchtime and in the evening. There is limited private parking at the rear of the hotel. Rooms and food are available all year round including Christmas day its self. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Feathers Hotel

Address: 5-6 Market Place, Helmsley YO62 5BH, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Yorkshire > North Yorkshire > Helmsley
Price Range: £84 - £403 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — The Feathers Hotel 4*
Number of rooms: 25
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