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“Four-night stay Ashfield House Grassington”
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Ashfield House
Ranked #5 of 20 Grassington B&B and Inns
Certificate of Excellence
London, United Kingdom
2 reviews
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“Four-night stay Ashfield House Grassington”
Reviewed 22 July 2014

Pleasant stay with nice touches like bathrobes, slippers and freshly cooked biscuits. We had breakfast only, which was plentiful, and not the optional dinner (at £30 a head). The smoked salmon and scrambled eggs breakfast option was excellent and the hosts chatty and friendly. There's a couple of things to note though, especially in the high season when the place is full: the car park is small and, although it fits eight cars, as one fellow resident noted, parking is a 'work of art'. One evening we decided to go for a drive but had to fetch the owners to ask them to move their car which was blocking our path. I had already been told to move our car before we had checked in (it was apparently facing the wrong way). On another occasion, we arrived one evening (9.00pm) to find no space at all, so we were forced to park in the 'no parking' area adjacent to the front door. We thought the double bedroom was small for a 'superior' double, but it had a nice view of the back garden and the overall atmosphere of Ashfield is pleasant.

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  • Stayed July 2014, travelled as a couple
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Newcastle-under-Lyme, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 21 July 2014

Ashfield House hotel was attractive - lovely garden. When we were shown to the apartment we were surprised to find the place looking old fashioned. The bed was not made neatly. However the apartment was very central and had everything we needed. It is in central Grassington - very easy road access to lots of great places to visit and a good range of shops/ galleries/ cafes. It has it's own parking. The down side of the position is the noise from the main road- huge tractors powered up the hill every night as late as 1am. The apartment felt basic and had cheap furnishings/ appliances. The TV was hard to use and didn't have the correct aspect ratio. It's very out dated. The mattress was not comfortable - buttons sticking in me. The waterproof under sheet was crispy and creased and very uncomfortable and hot so we removed it. We found the owner Joe friendly and he and Rosa were helpful. Joe's personality may not be to everyone's taste.

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  • Stayed July 2014, travelled as a couple
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Bishops Stortford
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Reviewed 19 July 2014

Joe, Elizabeth and Rosa came to our rescue as we had been let down with our wedding venue with 6 weeks to go. No words could ever thank them enough for their hard work and detail for our planned wedding. To give ten out of ten for food just would not do it justice. We'd like to thank Elizabeth for her had work in making the garden look amazing. The garden suite which we had for two days was out of this world. Only downside is that day went too quick. All out family and friends were truly amazed by it all. So the biggest thank you ever to joe, Elizabeth and the team. We will be back.

Corrine and Simon Fleming

  • Stayed April 2014
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Leeds
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17 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 May 2014

Ashfield House is run by a great team of people, who make your stay with them so welcoming, that you know you will go back.... ..Booked a two day stay for my Birthday, as we love Grassington.. Joe and Elizabeth are really lovely people, seriously. The welcome, the attention to detail, the friendliness is impeccable. I have a vegan and gluten free diet, so when i made the booking, i spoke to Rosa, who took all my details, and nothing was a problem at all, my dietary requirements would be met....The room was lovely with a pretty view of the extremely well-kept gardens, nice clean white hot fluffy towels, dressing gowns and slippers, some gluten free biscuits for me with the tea and coffee making facilities... The meal at night was perfect, mine was beautiful and cooked to perfection. Served and presented well, and the waitress wearing white cotton gloves really made an impression with me. As it was my Birthday the weekend before, it was all noted in the booking, and i was presented with balloons, a lit candle in my sweet, a certificate and a present after my evening meal, how lovely, i was really touched...!! Breakfast was just the same, great service, a good choice of food, home made gluten free granola/muesli with a choice of almond or soya milk. Can't possibly say anything more than 'Thank you Joe, Elizabeth, Rosa and the girls, we loved meeting you, loved Ashfield House, and we will be back for sure'.... :) It really is as pretty as the picture, oldy-worldy, quaint and very clean.......So for all you lovers of The Dales, book into Ashfield House, Summers Fold, Main Street, Grassington, meet these wonderful people and have a lovely, relaxing stay....... :) :)

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  • Stayed May 2014, travelled as a couple
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Macclesfield
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Reviewed 12 May 2014

This was our second stay at Ashfield House with Joe & Elizabeth, this time over the May bank holiday. It was my birthday treat, as we both love the area as it has so much to offer and I wanted to be back somewhere that I had happy memories from. And I was not disappointed, as we had a most enjoyable time. Weather was good, Ashfield House & garden a delight & our room very comfy with super homemade cookies to go with the tea and coffee. Plus fresh milk delivered daily. None of those horrid little fiddly carton things. The house is full of character and location is in the heart of Grassington so you can walk to everything, but it is set back off the road so lovely and quiet. Evening meals are cooked using fresh local ingredients, some from the garden and we both loved our full English breakfasts, a bit too much. So many thanks Joe and Elizabeth for making it so special a birthday and hopefully we will stay with you again.

  • Stayed May 2014, travelled with friends
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Truro, United Kingdom
1 review
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 11 May 2014

Stayed here for 3 days whilst I attended a wedding. The owners ate lovely people and nothing is too much trouble. They go out their way to make you feel welcome. They even ce to pick me up from the next village one evening when I got stuck with a taxi service. The hotel is clean and of high standard with a warm and cosy feel to it. It's in the heart of Grassington so a great location. Would highly recommend and would definitely stay here again.

Stayed May 2014, travelled solo
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Stafford
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26 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 April 2014

We spent a thoroughly enjoyable Easter weekend in Grassington. Ashfield house is in the centre of the village in a good location. Parking is a little tight, but Joe our host has it we'll organised. Joe and Elizabeth were wonderful hosts and made us feel very welcome. When we left it was like saying goodbye to old friends. We were greeted on arrival with home made cake, there were home made cookies in the room each day and we received an Easter egg on Easter Sunday. The bed was very comfortable, the room was very clean and the little touches made it homely. Joe and Elizabeth were both very helpful with recommendations on places to eat and places to visit. I would highly recommend this as a lovely, friendly, traditional place to stay, with lots of character.

  • Stayed April 2014, travelled as a couple
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Property: Ashfield House
Address: 3 Summers Fold, Yorkshire Dales National Park, Grassington BD23 5AE, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Yorkshire > North Yorkshire > Yorkshire Dales National Park > Grassington
Amenities:
Bar / Lounge Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Restaurant Suites
Hotel Style:
Ranked #5 of 20 B&Bs / Inns in Grassington
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): ££
Hotel Class:5 star — Ashfield House 5*
Number of rooms: 8
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
Private guest accommodation with dining facilities where a ‘Long Weekend Break is not Long Enough.’ ... more   less 
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Ashfield House Hotel Grassington
Ashfield Hotel Skipton
Ashfield House Grassington, Yorkshire

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