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“Sunday carvery to die for.”
5 of 5 bubbles Review of The Tennants Arms

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The Tennants Arms
Ranked #1 of 1 Hotels in Kilnsey
Certificate of Excellence
Leigh-on-sea
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28 reviews
7 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
“Sunday carvery to die for.”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 October 2013

Without a doubt the best carvery, if not the best roast dinner, I have ever eaten! Huge servings of quality meat and an enormous choice of lovely veggies, not to mention proper real yorkshire puddings.

  • Stayed October 2013, travelled with family
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 bubbles
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Leigh-on Sea, United Kingdom
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34 hotel reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 October 2013

A group of 20 of us stopped here for a carvery on our return from a birthday weekend. I had the best carvery I have evver had. The selection of meat and vegtables was vast, and they catered well for vegetarians. Service was good.

  • Stayed October 2013, travelled with friends
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Bridgnorth, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 October 2013

This hotel is in the most wonderful area of Yorkshire. The owners and staff were very friendly and helpful and the accommodation was outstanding value. Breakfast - well, words fail me! It was exceptional - prepared and served with care. I would have like to have stayed for weeks!

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  • Stayed September 2013, travelled as a couple
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Holbury
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 September 2013

We chanced upon the Tennant Arms whilst looking for B&B in Yorkshire. Our first impressions from the outside were ok but rather tired looking so we were not expecting too much. We asked for a room at the front of the inn so as to have a view and were shown to a lovely double bedded room with a small sofa area. (Garesdale). The en suite bathroom was adequate, spotlessly clean with a bath & good overhead shower. The room felt a little chilly when we entered but in the time it took to have a lovely hot bath the heating was on & the room very cosy. The bed was very comfortable.
When we went down to the bar area for food & drinks there was a very welcome log fire lit!
We enjoyed our meals on both evenings and breakfast was particularly good. The staff were friendly and helpful (Michael).

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  • Stayed September 2013, travelled as a couple
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Hampton-in-Arden, United Kingdom
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37 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 September 2013 via mobile

Very warm and welcoming pub. The staff were all very polite and friendly too.
The food was excellent. Lots of choice and very good value. The homemade burger was amazing. Best I've ever had! The chef certainly knows what they are doing!
Unlike some reviewers, I'm not personally bothered how worn the carpet is. I go for the hospitality and the food!

  • Stayed September 2013
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Woking, United Kingdom
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34 reviews
10 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 September 2013

As we walked into the pub, the chef passed us carrying a huge platter, piled with a selection of seafood. Having looked at the menu we both decided to have that - and we were not disappointed. Mussels, prawns, calamari, salmon, mackerel, smoked haddock (undyed), served with a fresh generous salad and chunky chips. The beer was excellent, the service was efficient, and the staff were friendly.

  • Stayed September 2013, travelled as a couple
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Holmfirth West Yorkshire
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5 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 September 2013

First class food , best ribeye steak I have had for a long time, all in all this was the best,
The service was first class ,Like most Inn's and hotels in the dales really spoilt for choice with the beers , most of them brewed locally ,so to sum up if you are passing through Kilnsey call in the tennant arms , and you will be in for a treat

  • Stayed August 2013, travelled with friends
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Property: The Tennants Arms
Address: Mastiles Lane, Kilnsey, Yorkshire Dales National Park BD23 5PS, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Yorkshire > North Yorkshire > Yorkshire Dales National Park > Kilnsey
Amenities:
Bar / Lounge Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly) Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly ) Restaurant Suites
Hotel Style:
Ranked #1 of 1 Hotels in Kilnsey
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): £
Hotel Class:3 star — The Tennants Arms 3*
Number of rooms: 12
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
We are a boutique hotel situated in the heart of the Yorkshire Dales, nestled under the spectacular Kilnsey Crag. We are an independent run business that prides itself on locally sourced British food, good range of cask ales, fine wines and friendly Yorkshire hospitality. Our pub/hotel is suitable for all occasions, whether it is a family activity holiday, romantic escape with roaring log fires, wedding parties or just simply a visit to the Dales. ... more   less 
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