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Leamington Spa, United Kingdom
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55 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 December 2015

Lovely warm welcome, comfortable and relaxing. Stopped over for just one night on our way to Northumberland. Lover two ensuite rooms that joined via a private entrance door just off the yard. Very comfortable with decent beds and good shower. Awesome cooked breakfast that set us up well the following morning. Very close to Fountains Abbey which was great to... More 

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Thank Mark G
Bradford, United Kingdom
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13 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 December 2015

We stayed here with the whole family to celebrate our mums 80th birthday and Val couldn't have done any more for us, from providing brunch on Saturday, to the flowers for mum and an amazing meal on the Saturday night. The rooms are beautifully decorated and very quiet. As we took over the B & B we had the run... More 

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Thank kim r
Newcastle upon Tyne
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 56 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 September 2015

We stayed at Baytree farm for a short break. The accommodation was of a very high standard.The food was delicious and the atmosphere friendly and relaxing. Our room overlooked the garden and beautiful peaceful countryside .

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Thank Geordiescots
Greater London, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 6 September 2015

We can't recommend Bay Tree Farm highly enough. It's in a lovely location near Fountains Abbey, with a view of fields and some beautiful walks nearby. Our room was tastefully decorated and spacious, with a very comfortable sofa and window seat as well as en suite. But best of all was the warm welcome we received from Val, who went... More 

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1 Thank Aidan B
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 August 2015

We really enjoyed our stay here. Val is a very friendly host and gave us a warm welcome. Our room (Longlands) was the largest B&B room we've stayed in for a long time, and was nicely furnished. We had booked ourselves in for the evening meal, and we weren't disappointed, the food was delicious (I can't eat gluten and Val... More 

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1 Thank Wickman
Chelmsford, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 August 2015

Best Farm we have ever stayed in. Friendly, thoughtful, caring. Easy to find, near Fountains Abbey - one of the best National Trust sites and close to Ripon. The Yorkshire Dales are within easy reach as is other Yorkshire attractions. Room excellent, breakfast superb and very clean throughout.

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2 Thank AlanSamo
Newmarket, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 27 July 2015

You will not be disappointed if you choose to stay at Bay Tree Farm. We rented the self catering cottage for a week and it was extremely well-equipped. It has recently been renovated and to a high standard. Valerie even made us a cake to enjoy during our stay! The location was ideal and close to many interesting places. We... More 

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1 Thank King31101951
Newcastle, United Kingdom
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14 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 July 2015

Stayed for 2 nights while visiting -Lightwater/valley - with 2 excitable American grandchildren, The two rooms we were allocated were really splendid, and were of a standard we have experienced only at a good 4star hotel previously, Our host Val was extremely helpful ,friendly- and nothing seemed to be too much trouble, especially when she treated us all -to some... More 

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1 Thank BILL L
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11 reviews
6 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 July 2015

Quiet location, lovely spacious room looking out onto the garden, room was clean and attractively furnished. Excellent home cooking evening meal and great choice for breakfast. Nice sitting room to pass the time of day. Friendly and courteous service. Good value We had booked in for just one night on our travels. I wish we had booked in for another.

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1 Thank Jon H
Loughborough, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 June 2015 via mobile

Wow is the word I think would summarise the hospitality atmos in this place. Great place to unwind and Val is very friendly which makes the stay overall pleasant for anyone. I highly recommend this b & b.

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
A warm welcome awaits you at Bay Tree Farm where Valerie and Andrew Leeming offer home hospitality in a truly rural setting close to Fountains Abbey. All bedrooms are en suite and the kettle is always on the boil. On offer too is excellent country cooking. The farm is in a small hamlet so there's no noise from traffic, just hooting owls, and curlews for neighbours. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Bay Tree Farm

Address: | Nr Fountains Abbey, Aldfield, Ripon HG43BE, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Yorkshire > North Yorkshire > Ripon > Aldfield
Price Range: €110 - €113 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Bay Tree Farm 4*
Number of rooms: 6
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“Twin room on groundfloor”
 of 5 bubbles W2196XLmattr, 24 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Annexe very good for family and dog. Two rooms one double one twin. Felt like we were in our own cottage but very close to house.”
 of 5 bubbles GiannaF408, 9 Aug 2016 | Read review
“We were off the courtyard with a huge window - would recommend it.”
 of 5 bubbles LynnAbers, 11 Jul 2016 | Read review
“Family room excellent, but all are super.”
 of 5 bubbles 34suzannet, 7 Apr 2015 | Read review
“All rooms are comfortable but ask for a ground floor room if you need easy access.”
 of 5 bubbles 83BarbaraG83, 3 Nov 2014 | Read review
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