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Reviewed yesterday NEWvia mobile

On arrival we was greated by a friendly guy who opened the doors (room 1) for me as I was struggling with bags showed me and my husband to our room opened the room door and showed us where everything was. It was nice clean room with a well stocked drinks tray and everything you would need in a bathroom...

Thank beaupeep17
Eccleston, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 days ago NEWvia mobile

Nice clean room with good facilities and comfortable bed. We were in a room above the Main Street and we can't say that we found it loud at all. The breakfast room could be described as intimate and did feel a little cramped. Lots on offer though, everything you'd expect and then a good choice of a cooked breakfast from...

Thank JKHD_ontour
Shrewsbury, United Kingdom
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Well situated in the centre of Skipton, opposite the bus station and only a few minutes walk from the railway station. The staff are very helpful and there is a very good selection for breakfast. The room was warm and had tea making and ironing facilities. The only criticism I have (which is why I have classed the room only...

Thank shillm2016
London, UK
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Myself and the hound needed a base for a few days around Skipton and North Yorks. The Unicorn is great; in the town centre so within easy walking distance of pubs, shops, restaurants etc, and now includes free parking just across the road. He room was great; huge bed, sofa, sky channels, mini fridge, great hospitality tray, and water and...

Thank arfortune
Sunbury, Australia
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I booked The Unicorn through booking.com late September 2016 and unfortunately had to cancel in early October 2016. The full amount was taken from our account by The Unicorn before the cancellation (which was also cancelled and confirmed thru booking.com). I have sent 4 emails with the confirmed cancellation attached to their email address with absolutely no response. Would never...

2Thank PamRon
Swindon, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The staff (Richard) was very helpful and kind, the room was fine (i slept like a log), price was good, breakfast was lovely. I'll certainly stay there again if i am in the area. The only slight concern was that it took a while for the hot water to get to the shower head.. (i must have been first up)...

Thank JohnMarshall1957
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Last minute booking due to a change of plan. Lovely warm clean and well appointed room and friendly welcome. You cannot be any closer to the centre of the town good pubs and restaurants etc will be staying again soon.

Thank Dean B
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This was a second night in Skipton for us and we are so glad we found the Unicorn.We booked a double room and because of a cancellation ended up in a huge upgraded room which was unexpected and appreciated. The room had loads of tea and coffee..a fridge and massive tv with sky. Im not sure what we were expecting...

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Decided to have a night away and found The unicorn on the net and as the reviews seemed good I booked. Well we where not let down this place is modern and beautifully decorated and we where greeted by the landlord who was charming and informative. Shouted us to our room that was massive with a bed to boot please...

Thank lisa m
Caernarfon, United Kingdom
Reviewed 17 January 2017

As hoteliers ourselves, we can be fussy, but we were very pleasantly surprised at the Unicorn in Skipton. Lovely contemporary decor in shades of grey, we were in Room 11 which was spacious, plenty of tea's, coffees, hot chocolate, biscuits, water, Sky TV, comfortable bed, good quality linen and nice and clean. Breakfast was mainly self-service but a good selection...

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UnicornSkipton, Manager at The Unicorn, responded to this review

Thank you very much for your positive review and we hope to see you again. We will take the booster comment on board and look at ways that we can improve it

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Unicorn offers 4* bed and breakfast accommodation in Skipton. We are located conveniently for the town centre and have a selection of well thought out comfortable rooms all with en suite bathroom and new furnishings throughout. Guests are welcome to use the free WiFi and all rooms now have free SKY and Movies as standard. All rooms have an iron, board, hairdryer, towels, shampoo, conditioner, bath/shower gel,handwash,vanity kit,complementary drinks tray with tea coffee and a bottle of water per guest. We aim to accommodate all requests and look forward to your enquiry, the Unicorn offers a good value choice for your stay in Skipton, full details can be found on our website. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Unicorn

Address: Devonshire Place | Keighley Rd, Skipton BD23 2LP, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Yorkshire > North Yorkshire > Skipton
Price Range: €58 - €105 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — The Unicorn 3.5*
Number of rooms: 11
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Unicorn Hotel Skipton
The Unicorn Skipton, Yorkshire
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“Room 11 in the eaves is spacious”
 of 5 bubbles SouthernXCpt, 17 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Room 12 was fabulous”
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“west side rooms are more quiet”
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“No complaint from any of the group. I was in room 11 which was first class.”
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