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The Unicorn

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The historic Unicorn Hotel has been at the heart of hospitality in Ripon, one of Britain's smallest cities, since medieval times. This former coaching inn has 32 en-suite rooms, a bar and dining facilities. Close to Fountains Abbey, a world heritage site, and the beautiful Yorkshire Dales National Park, Ripon is one of the North's best kept secrets.
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Non-Smoking Hotel
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Centrally Located
Full view
100Great for walkers
Grade: 100 out of 100
75Restaurantswithin 0.5 km
28Attractionswithin 0.5 km
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All reviews no lift market square the pub sainsbury's car park third floor sunday night family room top floor limited parking central location biscuits excellent value for money early hours beer garden tea and coffee would stay again pleasant stay
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Stayed for one night and were really impressed. Bedroom was large with lovely comfortable bed, large TV, plenty of tea/coffee etc and was spotlessly clean. Bathroom was very modern with great powerful shower, lovely fluffy towels and was also spotlessly clean. We had drinks in...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We decided to use the Unicorn as it is convenient to Father-in-laws house so the small amount of free parking was not an issue as we walked too and from. We were delighted with the accommodations which were clean and comfortable. The amenities in the...More

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Response from Samantha M, Team Leader at The UnicornResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for your review I'm so pleased to hear you had a positive experience here at The Unicorn. We look forward to welcoming you back soon.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

First time at a Wetherspoons hotel. I had been concerned about noise given that it's over a very busy pub but our room one the top floor was very quiet. Bathroom was clean and modern though a little cramped. Bed comfortable enough. For a budget...More

Thank RobertFGCarter
Response from Samantha M, Team Leader at The UnicornResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for your review I'm pleased to hear you had a positive experience here at The Unicorn. We hope to welcome you again in the future.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Visited the unicorn one afternoon for lunch myself and daughter and decided on the mixed grill for both of us the only thing that let it down was they didn't ask how we would like our steak bar from that it was ok it's just...More

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Response from Samantha M, Tam Leader at The UnicornResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for your review I'm pleased to hear that, as a whole, you enjoyed your lunch at the Unicorn. I will be sure to remind bar staff that we need to remember to ask how our customers would like their steak cooking.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I didn't expect the hotel to be up there with the 4 or 5 star hotels, and pay a 2 star price. The rooms were large and so was the en suite bathroom. It actually felt like a boutique hotel. It was clean beds and...More

Thank aggie Q
Response from Samantha M, Tam Leader at The UnicornResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for your review I'm so pleased to hear you had a positive experience here at The Unicorn. We hope to welcome you again in the future.

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14 October 2018|
Response from Shelley R | Reviewed this property |
Most weatherspoons have family rooms so I would think this has as well
7 July 2018|
Response from Samantha M | Property representative |
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11 June 2018|
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Response from Rachael C | Reviewed this property |
I am not very sure but there is a town car park only about 5 minutes away. Sorry I can't be of more help.
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"We had a rom on the second floor to the rear of the Hotel and it was very quiet"
2 weeks ago
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"£2.50 for 24 hours parking at the rear of the hotel which is part of set of buildings which includes a good..."
4 weeks ago
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"The rear of the hotel was quiet, except for the cathedral chimes only heard when the window was open"
27 Sep 2018
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"get a room in the center for quietness"
5 Sep 2018
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US$49 - US$89 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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