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The New Hobbit Hotel, BW Signature Collection by Best Western

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Spectacular views and warm Yorkshire hospitality.

With stunning panoramic views across the Calder Valley, the enchanting The New Hobbit Hotel BW Signature Collection by Best Western, is the perfect base for exploring the rugged beauty of Yorkshire. Located in the market town of Sowerby Bridge, this traditional Yorkshire stone building has all the home comforts you'd expect from a 4-star country inn.
Our bar and grill restaurant is at the heart of everything we do, providing warm hospitality for families, walkers and sightseers from far and wide. The wood burning stove and oak-topped bar are always a welcome sight.
We have 30 sumptuous bedrooms complete with handcrafted solid ash furniture, wool throws, flat-screen TV and tea and coffee making facilities. And each has a table masterfully cut from the trunk of a tree!
We're ideally situated for seeing all that West Yorkshire has to offer, from the bustling towns of Halifax and Huddersfield to the windswept moors that surround Sowerby Bridge.

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Location

Hob Lane
Sowerby Bridge
HX6 3QL
England
To make a reservation please call 0800 393130 (Freephone). For all other enquiries please call 01422 316231

Summary

Bars, Free WIFI, Pets Allowed, Restaurants, No Lift
Free internet available throughout the hotel
There is free parking available onsite.
Pets: Accepted Dog Friendly
Check-in & Check-out
15:00 | 11:00

Facilities

Dining and Bars

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The New Hobbit Restaurant

Our restaurant is known for the exceptional quality of it's food. The farmhouse grill menu serves up a selection of mouth-watering dishes that are freshly prepared using locally sourced ingredients.
In winter you can get warm by our log fire as you tuck into a homemade pie or catch of the day, while in summer you can nibble on a Hobbit salad on the outdoor decking area overlooking the countryside.
We also do a hearty breakfast - just as well given that all that invigorating country air will no doubt fuel your appetite. Little ones are catered for with an imaginative childrens menu and, if you're here on a weekend, don't miss our Sunday Carvery with all the trimmings.

Opening hours

Breakfast: 07:00 - 09:00
Dinner: 17:00 - 20:45
Weekend times may vary
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The New Hobbit Bar

Whether you're after a refreshing local beer, cheeky glass of red or a hot beverage, our bar is fully stocked with all your favourites. Sit back and relax on handmade Chesterfield sofas in our lounge or take your tipple outside on to the decking area to drink in the incredible view.
If you're feeling peckish but not quite hungry enough for one of our generously portioned meals, why not opt for a sharing board or Hobbit sandwich served with a cup of soup?

Opening hours

17:00-23:00
Weekend times may vary

Weddings

Here at The New Hobbit Hotel, we recognise that your wedding day is an incredibly special time for you both. We're proud to say that our attention to detail has won us awards - so you can be sure you're in safe hands with us. Let Team Hobbit help you create an unforgettable day!
With stunning views that will give your photos the wow factor, and a Bridal Suite for the happy couple, we have everything you need to celebrate the perfect day. Nothing is too much trouble, and we'll work with you to get those extra touches just right.
You can have your ceremony in our licensed premises or, alternatively, use them for your wedding breakfast or evening do. Our homely menu and log fires make the day a more relaxed occasion than more formal venues.
We can even offer our enchanting venue exclusively, so you can have it all to yourself for you and your loved ones.

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Registrar

Registry office:
Calderdeale Valey
Spring Hall, Huddersfield Road, Haliffax
01422288080




For any enquiries please call Kevin Howatt on 01422 316231

Location and Attractions

Getting there.

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Nearest motorway: M62, J24, 7.00 miles
Nearest train station: Sowery Bridge, 0.80 miles
Nearest airport: Leeds/Bradford, 20.00 miles
Free parking on site (50 spaces)
On site disabled parking (2 spaces)

Address
Hob Lane
Sowerby Bridge
HX6 3QL
England


What's nearby?

Sports

  • The Shay (5 miles)

Cities & Attractions

  • Piece Hall (4.5 miles)

  • Wainhouse Tower (4 miles)

  • Eureka! (3 miles)

  • Manor Heath Park And Jungle Experience (3 miles)

  • Bankfield Museum (5 miles)

Shopping

  • Woolshops Shopping Centre (5 miles)

  • Westgate Arcade (5 miles)

  • Corn Market & South Gate (5 miles)

Meetings, Conferences and Events

For meetings in inspirational surroundings, you won't find much better than The New Hobbit Hotel. We're also conveniently located for business travellers as we're just half a mile from the station, which has direct links to Leeds and Manchester. For those travelling by car, we're close to the M62 and have free onsite parking available.
Our function rooms can be hired out for conferences, meetings and corporate events. Just tell us your requirements and we'll go the extra mile to accommodate your needs.

Available room set ups

Banquet
Boardroom
Classroom
Theatre
U shape




Room Theatre Classroom U-Shape Boardroom Banquet
Function Room 80 40 20 20 70
Have an enquiry?
Contact events on 0844 387 62 40

Reviews

TripAdvisor Traveller Rating: Rating: Based on 398 traveller reviews
Rating: 5 219
Rating: 4 107
Rating: 3 41
Rating: 2 22
Rating: 1 10
Rating

Disappointing

26/03/2019 mrslister116, Durham, United Kingdom

the room: First of all the room was tiny. Barely enough room to move around the bed never mind for our belongings. The cupboard space was not enough even for the 2 nights we stayed. When I got into... more

Rating

Great

25/03/2019 Carsekel, Batley, United Kingdom

Stayed here for one night and couldn’t have asked for better. Room was ready early at 2pm when we arrived. We had a double room it was nice not much of a view but we went straight out when we got ther... more

Rating

Amazing

23/03/2019 Z9271WYscottc,

This is the second time I have stayed here and will be returning. Staff are great. the atmosphere is very relaxing and we have always had a great trip. Food is amazing. A proper country inn would high... more

Owner Response
TeamHobbit123, Manager at New Hobbit Hotel, by Best Western, responded to this review
Hi, Thank you for your very positive feedback regarding your recent stay with us here at The New Hobbit hotel, we are glad to here you enjoyed your stay with us and we hope to see you once again in the near future. Kind Regards, Team Hobbit
Rating

Very nice country hotel

17/03/2019 JensHetzel, Karlsruhe, Germany

Very quiet hotel in the Yorkshire countryside. Beautiful cozy Rooms and bar area. Everything is very clean and well kept. Friendly and helpful staff. When you stay here, try their restaurant, the food... more

Owner Response
TeamHobbit123, Manager at New Hobbit Hotel, by Best Western, responded to this review
Hi, Thank you for your positive feedback regarding your recent stay with us here at The New Hobbit hotel. We are glad to hear you enjoyed your stay and we hope to see you again in the near future. Kind Regards, Team Hobbit
Rating

Back to her roots

15/03/2019 orrellboy,

My partner came from the area and we could actually see her old house from the bedroom windows. The room was clean and tidy but a little small.As others have mentioned the bathrooms in this room are o... more

Owner Response
TeamHobbit123, Manager at New Hobbit Hotel, by Best Western, responded to this review
Hi, Thank you for your positive feedback regarding your recent stay with us here at The New Hobbit hotel. We are glad to hear you enjoyed your stay and we hope to see you again in the near future. Kind Regards, Team Hobbit