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Horsefair, Boroughbridge, North Yorkshire, YO51 9LB

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3 stars Hotel inspected by the Tourist Board (Visit Britain) for level of service and facilities. (Reflected in the number of stars awarded) Hotels that are inspected by the AA for their level of service and facilities are reflected in the number of stars awarded.
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Hotel Amenities

  • Free Internet
  • Free parking onsite (60 spaces)
  • Gym
  • Jacuzzi
  • Solarium
  • Sauna
  • Indoor Pool
  • Restaurants
  • Bars
  • No Lift
  • Hotel And Bedrooms All Completely Non Smoking

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08445 76 76 76
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near the BEST WESTERN Crown Hotel, Boroughbridge

Darlington Championship Dog Show

The North East of England's rich canine heritage is reflected in Darlington Championship Dog Show, held at Newby Hall, near Ripon. The event caters for all people interested in the world of pedigree dogs. Stalls sell goods with a canine theme.

Available : Sep 2013 (annual)

Fountains Abbey and Studley Royal

The 800-year-old Cistercian Fountains Abbey is Britain's largest ruin and one of Yorkshire's most visited attractions. It includes the grand Elizabethan mansion, Fountains Hall, and 18th-century Studley Royal Water Garden.

Available : Daily

Great Yorkshire Show

The Great Yorkshire Show - a countryside showcase held at Harrogate's Great Yorkshire Showground - has been running for over 150 years. The packed programme features show-jumping, pole-climbing, marching bands and cattle parades.

Available : Jul 2013 (annual)

Tockwith and District Show

The Tockwith and District Show provides a wealth of rural entertainment every August. Visitors can wander around a vast display of trade stands, livestock exhibits and craft stalls in the Great Yorkshire Showground at Harrogate.

Available : Aug 2013 (annual)

Harrogate Spring Flower Show

The Harrogate Spring Flower Show, held at the Great Yorkshire Showground, is the year's premier spring horticultural event. It features nurseries, garden designers and craftsmen offering gardening accessories, rural arts and crafts and fine country food.

Available : Apr 2013 (annual)

Knitting and Stitching Show

The Knitting and Stitching Show at the Harrogate International Centre comprises almost 300 exhibiting companies selling a galaxy of products for knitting, sewing, embroidery, quilting and crochet. Contemporary and historic exhibits, workshops and lectures complete the programme.

Available : Nov 2013 (annual)

Harrogate Summer Festival

Harrogate's annual Summer Festival encompasses live classical, jazz and global music performances, held at venues throughout the town. It has attracted leading international performers such as BB King, Dionne Warwick and Wynton Marsalis, as well as talented newcomers.

Available : Jul 2013 (annual)

Royal Pump Room Museum

The Royal Pump Room Museum in Harrogate pays homage to a time when 15,000 visitors a year would flock to the town's wells to sip a glass of sulphur water, revealing the history of the town and how it became the European spa, popular with royals, politicians and fashionable socialites.

Available : Daily

RHS Garden Harlow Carr

Just outside Harrogate, garden lovers can immerse themselves in floral heaven at the Royal Horticultural Society Garden Harlow Carr, themed to reflect the trends of gardening in the past 200 years.

Available : Daily

Wetherby Festival

Organised and undertaken by a team of experienced and committed non-professionals, Wetherby Festival fuses amateur and professional performances of drama, music and theatre. This year's event again features exciting entertainment from eclectic local and national talents.

Available : Oct 2013 (annual)

Great Yorkshire Bike Ride

The Great Yorkshire Bike Ride is an annual charity ride from Wetherby to Filey. Riders cover 70 miles on scenic, Yorkshire country roads in aid of projects including Heart Research UK and Martin House Children's Hospice.

Available : Jun 2013 (annual)

Limetree Festival

For people who moan about festivals not being what they used to be, there's the laid-back Limetree Festival at North Yorkshire's Lime Tree Farm. It features up-and-coming bands, comedy, cabaret, street theatre and a stone circle, minus the corporate feel.

Available : Aug 2013 (annual)

Harewood House

Just beyond Alwoodley, on the edge of Leeds, Harewood House is a vast estate with a beautifully furnished 18th-century stately home, a superb art collection and fascinating exhibition on servant life. It's set in landscaped grounds perfect for country walks.

Available : Apr - Oct 2013 (annual)

White Rose Winter Music Festival

One of Leeds' most magnificent stately homes, Harewood House hosts the White Rose Winter Music Festival. A fusion of opera, West End-inspired performances and a night at the proms, each night presents a different genre in a magnificent Georgian setting. 

Available : Nov 2013 (annual)

National Railway Museum

York's National Railway Museum takes visitors on a journey through over 200 years of life on the railways, taking in the golden age of steam travel. From "real" platforms, sound effects recreate the busy and exciting atmosphere of another era.

Available : Daily

Leeds Festival

The younger twin sister of the Reading Festival, the Leeds Festival takes place at Branham Park every August Bank Holiday weekend. Entertaining crowds of thousands since the 1960s, past headliners here have included The Cure, Kasabian and the Foo Fighters.

Available : Aug 2013 (annual)

York Art Gallery

York Art Gallery houses one of the region's finest collections of European painting, spanning over 600 years and displayed in themed areas. Among the artists on show are Belloto, Reynolds, Parmigianino, Lowry and Nash. The gallery also stages temporary exhibitions.

Available : Daily

Bramham International Horse Trials

Bramham Park stages an international four-day event, with some of the world's top horse riders taking part in a gruelling test of skill and stamina. Competitors leap ditches, negotiate water obstacles and perform in the dressage and showjumping fields.

Available : Jun 2013 (annual)

Leeds Festival

One of the UK's premier festivals, the Leeds Festival returns to Bramham Park, Wetherby with guitar-heavy rock spread across six stages. This year promises to be a sun-drenched sonic inferno with some of the world's biggest rock acts taking part.

Available : Aug 2013 (annual)

Haunted Hall

Haunted Hall invites brave ones to visit Barley Hall, a restored medieval townhouse and former home of the Mayor of York, by candlelight. A costumed ghost guide takes you around the house while uncovering ghouls and ghosts. Pre booking is essential.

Available : Oct 2013 (annual)

York Minster

York Minster is the largest medieval building in England and the biggest gothic cathedral north of the Alps.

Available : Daily

Roman Walls

York has more miles of intact city walls than anywhere else in England, visited by over a million people every year. Originally built as defences in Roman times, they've been added to and rebuilt over the centuries.

Available : Daily

Gardeners' Question Time - The Live Tour

Budding botanists and green-fingered gurus should descend on York's Grand Opera House for Gardeners' Question Time - The Live Tour. In its inaugural year, the tour sees the experts from the BBC4 show tackle listeners' most taxing gardening gripes.

Available : Nov 2013 (annual)

The York Dungeon

The York Dungeon delves into the city's dark and haunting past and explores the chilling truth about the suspicious characters who have lived, hidden or died in the city. Watch out for the infamous highwayman Dick Turpin (who was hanged here) and the Viking Ivar the Boneless, who invaded the city on 1 November 1866 AD and caused much bloodshed.

Available : Daily

Spring Festival

York's Spring Festival presents music which is both new in its conception and new to the region. Electrifying, exciting and different, it hosts performances in venues throughout York, with its primary base the Sir Jack Lyons Concert Hall.

Available : May 2013 (annual)

Illuminating York

York is one of England's most beautiful cities, but during Illuminating York it takes on a special glow. For this innovative festival, the city's most impressive buildings become canvases for a series of iridescent and immersive light projections.

Available : Oct 2013 (annual)

York Ghost Festival

York might be famed for its historic centre, but it is also associated with metaphysical occurrences and ghostly goings-ons. York Ghost Festival invites courageous souls to engage with the "other side" as it delves into the city's supernatural past.

Available : Oct 2013 (annual)

York 50+ Festival

Proof that age is only a state of mind, the York 50+ Festival features over 100 events in various venues. Spread over nine days all activities, including an open mic night, celebrate the young and young at heart.

Available : Sep - Oct 2013 (annual)

Big City Read

Join the city of York as it gathers every year to read the same book, and then celebrates it through a two-month programme of events revolving around it. Activities in the Big City Read include author meet-and-greets and walking tours.

Available : Jul - Sep 2013 (annual)

York Roman Festival

Commemorate centuries of Roman rule at the annual York Roman Festival. Family-friendly events, from film screenings to battle drills, take place around the city and its main celebration is held at Gray's Court, complete with Holy Roman wining and dining.

Available : May 2013 (annual)

York Open Studios

York Open Studios promotes direct public access to York-based artists and creatives by presenting their works in non-gallery spaces. A hugely popular event and an enjoyable form of cultural exchange, it thrills visitors with compelling installations and unexpected sights.


Available : Mar - Apr 2013; Fri, Sat, and Sun only (annual)

York Carnival

York Carnival is a day-long party that injects an extra shot of colour to this historic city. Innovative and entertaining acts, which showcase a medley of vibrant world music and culture, provide entertainment for all ages.

Available : Jun 2013 (annual)

York Literature Festival

York's Literature Festival continues to grow in stature and prestige each year. Among the events taking place throughout York are talks and readings by authors, performances, theatre, cinema, storytelling, music and literary walks.

Available : Mar - Apr 2013 (annual)

York Festival of Science & Technology

Running since 1997, York's Festival of Science and Technology allows visitors to experience different aspects of science and engineering, as well as celebrate technology and development. Innovative and interesting, it continues to affirm York's status as England's first 'Science City'.

Available : Mar 2013 (annual)

York Festival of Traditional Dance

Dance troupes from throughout the country join in York for its Festival of Traditional Dance. This is York's most lively festivals and a showcase of the diversity and expressiveness of Britain's indigenous dance styles.

Available : Sep 2013 (annual)

York Festival of the Rivers

The Festival of the Rivers returns to York with exhibitions and musical performances, walks and dancing, swimming and fishing all celebrating York's rivers Ouse and Foss. Special activities this year include dragon-boat races and the York Canoe Race.

Available : Jul 2013 (annual)

York Festival of Food and Drink

Providing a great opportunity to broaden your culinary knowledge and expand your waistline, the York Festival of Food and Drink returns for ten individually themed days. Events are held at venues all over the city.

Available : Sep 2013 (annual)

York Early Music Festival

First held in 1977, York Early Music Festival can claim to be Britain's foremost festival of early music. It commandeers a variety of medieval churches, historic houses and Guildhalls in and around this Roman city for its huge range of performances.

Available : Jul 2013 (annual)

Christmas Early Music Festival

Following the success of its well-established summer event, the National Centre for Early Music provides seasonal entertainment at venues across the city during its Christmas Early Music Festival. Concerts take place everywhere from York Minster to the centre itself.

Available : Nov - Dec 2013 (annual)

York Castle Museum

York's Castle Museum brings more than 400 years of history back to life in its award-winning exhibitions and displays.

Available : Daily

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