Herriots Hotel Skipton – Old World Charm with Modern Conveniences
The Herriots Hotel Skipton consists of a number of tastefully decorated rooms that exude charm and character that you would expect to find in an English hotel. The hotel has its own restaurant that serves only the finest food and offers a wide selection of beers, ales and wine. The staff at this hotel is committed to making your stay that best that it can possibly be and over the years Herriots Hotel has made a name for itself for offering superior service and hospitality to the guests of the hotel and the restaurant.
Its central location is one of the major factors that attract hundreds of guests to the hotel each year. It is located on Skipton high street and is just a short walk from some of the town’s top attractions such as the canal path. Another great thing about this hotel is that it is also within walking distance of the train station and visitors the area now has easy access to the train that brings them directly into Leeds. If you are looking for a place to go on day trip you do not need to travel far to get to the train station. Herriots Hotel is also easily accessed from all major highways.
The guestrooms at Herriots Hotel Skipton offer a mixture of old and new as there have been many updates to make the hotel more modern but the old character of the building has not been lost. All of the rooms are boutique style rooms and in them you will find all of the conveniences of home. In each room you will find colour televisions, ironing facilities and hospitality trays. To stay connected with friends and family you can connect to the hotel’s internet network using the free internet access provided in each room. Some of the rooms have been refurbished and offer great views of the canal while others overlook the town of Skipton.
Inside the hotel you will find the Rhubarb restaurant where you will have the opportunity to experience some of the best food in the area. Only the freshest, seasonal ingredients are used and the menu is often changed to reflect the availability of certain ingredients. The chef using a number of traditional British dishes and puts his own Yorkshire twists on them to make them unique so that people will want to return time after time to the Rhubarb. The restaurant offers an intimate candle lit setting that is ideal for that romantic evening.
Herriots Hotel Skipton is located a stone’s throw from Skipton Castle which is located at the top of High Street. Skipton Castle is one of the very last medieval castles to have been preserved in the country. When you visit the castle you must walk to the top of the watchtower because from there you can see the breathtaking rolling hills of the Dales. If you are interested in shopping you have picked the perfect location. Skipton High Street was voted Great Street of the Year in 2009. The street is lined with restaurants and stores where you can pick up some great souvenirs.