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  • Excellent97%
  • Very good3%
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  • 14 Dec 2015
    “One night is not enough!”
  • 31 Oct 2015
    “Wonderful overnighter!”
Cowscot House Back Lane, Kirkby Malzeard, Ripon HG4 3SR England See on map
Free Internet
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Fitness centre
Business Centre
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Reviewed 14 December 2015

An absolutely lovely B and B with the warmest welcome in Yorkshire and a meticulous approach to guest comfort. From their home in Kirkby Malzeard, Liz and Mike run a six bedroom B and B with superb bathrooms, very comfortable beds and the best breakfast...More

Date of stay: December 2015
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Reviewed 31 October 2015

Had a fabulous overnight stay in this amazing B&B. My husband and friend booked it as part of a birthday surprise and I certainly wasn't disappointed. Liz and Mike were lovely and extremely helpful - booking a taxi and a table at The Grantley (...More

Date of stay: October 2015
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Reviewed 3 August 2015 via mobile

Just returned from 4 nights here. Superb room! Superb location! Divinely delicious breakfast! Wonderful hosts! I cannot speak highly enough of this amazing place. I slept well and ate well. The sausages were very tasty, the marmalade and black currant jam were delicious.

Date of stay: August 2015
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Reviewed 27 July 2015

I could very easily repeat word for word what travellingdevonian, jez W and Pippin27 have already said, as they are100% correct My wife, who is coeliac, really appreciated the gluten-free muesli and home baked gluten-free bread and cake.. Liz and Mike are superb hosts. It...More

Date of stay: July 2015
Thank RashersNorfolk
Reviewed 21 July 2015

We stayed in rooms 3 & 4 for a long weekend and could not have been happier. The rooms are bright, spotlessly clean and very comfortable and the view out into the garden wonderful - the peace and quiet fab. Mike and Liz are relaxed...More

Date of stay: July 2015
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Cowscot House offers a high standard of accommodation in a sympathetically converted stone barn and stables on the edge of the popular village of Kirkby Malzeard, 6 miles from Ripon. All the en-suite bedrooms are on More the ground floor and were refurbished in early 2009 offering light and airy accommodation with many original features. Cowscot House provides an excellent base for touring and exploring the Yorkshire Moors and Dales. Less
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Free Internet
Breakfast included
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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Price range
US$90 - US$109 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
United Kingdom > England > Yorkshire > North Yorkshire > Ripon > Kirkby Malzeard
Number of rooms
Price range
US$90 - US$109 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
United Kingdom > England > Yorkshire > North Yorkshire > Ripon > Kirkby Malzeard
Traveller (11)
Room & Suite (6)
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8 July 2015|
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Response from LizWoolston | Property representative |
Thank you for your enquiry. Unfortunately we are at a family wedding that weekend so are closed. I suggest that you contact Ripon Tourist Information office and hopefully they can help. Kind Regards Liz Woolston & Mike... More
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"Speak to Liz or Mike - they will make sure you get the type of room you want."
14 Dec 2015
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"Rooms 3 & 4 are separate from the main house and over the beautiful gardens"
21 Jul 2015
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"Go in the warmer months"
4 Feb 2015
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"Room 1 has a bath."
5 Oct 2014
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