We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
New! Find and book your ideal hotel on TripAdvisor — and get the lowest prices

The Craiglands Hotel

Show Prices
Book on TripAdvisor
Trusted partner. We work with to make your booking as easy as possible.
Secure payments. We use industry-leading practices to keep your information secure.
Enter dates for best prices
powered by PriceFinder
1 room
Check In Check Out
Please enter your travel dates to continue
Check Availability
Compare best prices from top travel sites
and 2 more sites!
Professional photos
The Craiglands Hotel
View Map
{"widget":{"name":"ibex_photo_carousel","template":"ibex_photo_carousel__widget","dust":{"nav_controls":"ibex_photo_carousel__nav_controls"},"moduleList":["handlers"],"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_photo_carousel","js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))"}},"scriptFlags":null,"containerClass":null}
Add Photo Write a Review

919 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language
  • More
There are newer reviews for The Craiglands Hotel
See the most recent reviews
Showing 912: English reviews
Leicester UK
Reviewed 9 July 2014

Only stayed two nights in this old Victorian hotel. Easy to find, just up the hill from the railway station. My room was the smallest I have ever stayed in, just enough room for a double bed! However it was clean and nicely decorated with a modern bathroom and a great shower. I was travelling alone but if I had...

 Report
Helpful?
Thank Ross B
Sunninghill, United Kingdom
Reviewed 8 July 2014

We were contacted by hotel staff prior to our stay requesting credit card details (despite Booking.com having taken them and passed them on) to guarantee our stay. We were then contacted AGAIN a few weeks later asking for credit card details and were told they had no record of having called and taken them previously (although its on my received...

 Report
Helpful?
1Thank Katrina D
preston
Reviewed 1 July 2014

Our group of 18 golfers used the Craiglands hotel as our base. The hotel staff from the manager (Chris) down where extremely helpful, nothing was too much trouble. the food was excellent! especially the breakfast, it set you up for the day on the fairways!! As our group were leaving Skipton golf club (our last game), we all agreed that...

 Report
Helpful?
1Thank beemPreston
Llandudno, United Kingdom
Reviewed 30 June 2014

An impressive hotel, very classy, yet very reasonably priced (on a par with Premier Inn). Elegant surroundings, and very accommodating staff. I am vegan, but it did not occur to me to ask for no cream to be added to the soup of the day, entirely my fault. But without quibble, this was changed for no charge. All staff very...

 Report
Helpful?
Thank MikeBirdOnline
Liverpool, United Kingdom
Reviewed 30 June 2014

arrived at hotel 14-00 room had just been cleaned. room a bit dated but fine for a short stay. the hotel is used for business and training couses so was very busy ,but had no one on bar as bar person kept disapering and would be gone for 15/20 min customers gave up waiting and left .same problem in restaurant...

 Report
Helpful?
1Thank brian f
needham market
Reviewed 27 June 2014

Craiglands is a hotel that has seen better days, but they are renovating the bedrooms that are run of the mill. My big turn off was the service in the restaurant the young waitress who had received little training, and would improve with some basic training on how to serve customers.Our evening meal when it arrived was no very spectacular.

 Report
Helpful?
Thank crackermean
South Shields, United Kingdom
Reviewed 26 June 2014

Stayed here for two nights for business trip and unfortunately had a very poor experience. It began by finding the car park jam packed when I arrived and the overflow car park is a bit of a trek away. I then checked in and went up my room where my key card didn't work. Went back downstairs with all my...

 Report
Helpful?
2Thank Joanne R
Reviewed 23 June 2014 via mobile

I cannot thank the team at craiglands enough for a fantastic wedding. The night before the wedding I stayed over with my female relatives and I was upgraded to the bridal suit early. We went for a lovely meal in the restaurant where kim and josh looked after our every need kim also helped to entertain my 1year old so...

 Report
Helpful?
1Thank Amy W
Mirfield
Reviewed 22 June 2014

We booked two nights stay at Craiglands to redeem our a Buy A Gift meal voucher. We booked the meal on our check in and handed in our voucher, We were very happy with our room and the friendly team, and until we arrived at The Brasserie for our eagerly anticipated fine dining experience, things were going very well. Sadly...

 Report
Helpful?
2Thank FoxyMirfield
Stouport on Severn
Reviewed 16 June 2014

Stayed here with a group of friends for one night as part of a car tour. It is a large outdated hotel set in overgrown grounds about a mile from the town centre. At the time of our visit they had a wedding reception and dinner and dance taking place in the hotel at the same time. Consequently, when we...

 Report
Helpful?
2Thank Morrie

192 photos of this hotel

Traveller photos: See what travellers like you saw

Viewed
All Traveller Photos (174)
Viewed
Room/Suite (45)
Viewed
Hotel & Grounds (27)
Viewed
Bathroom (13)
Viewed
View from Room (5)
Viewed
Dining (5)
Viewed
Pool/Beach Area (1)
Viewed
1:23
Videos (1)
Viewed
Other (77)

Management photos: Courtesy of the property manager

Viewed
All Management Photos (18)
Viewed
Room/Suite (4)
Viewed
Hotel & Grounds (2)
Viewed
Other (12)
Check In Check Out
Hotels you might also like...
Also consider these accommodations in or near Ilkley
0.5 km away
BEST WESTERN Rombalds Hotel
7.9 km away
The Devonshire Arms Hotel & Spa
1.3 km away
Innkeeper's Lodge Ilkley
Show Prices
Show Prices
Show Prices
9.6 km away
Chevin Country Park Hotel & Spa
8.5 km away
Hollins Hall Marriott Hotel & Country Club
13.2 km away
Rendezvous Hotel
Rendezvous Hotel
#3 of 4 in Skipton
1,027 reviews
Show Prices
Show Prices
Show Prices

Amenities

Highlights
  • Restaurant
  • Free Parking
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Room Service
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Things to do
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Suites
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Paid Internet
Services
  • Free Parking
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Banquet Room
  • Conference Facilities
  • Room Service
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Craiglands Hotel has been welcoming people from across the globe for more than 150 years. This grand Victorian hotel remains the ideal place for business or pleasure, combining modern comforts and facilities with a warm, friendly welcome.Set in 6 acres of beautiful, landscaped grounds and woodland, Craiglands is just a short walk to the historic spa town of Ilkley and the famous Ilkley Moor, with easy access to Leeds/Bradford airport and major business centres. There are 62 guest rooms and excellent facilities to suit all your requirements - 7 conference and banqueting suites, the newly refurbished Brasserie1 Restaurant & adjoining bar with outside terrace to name but a few. For fine dining, banquets, conferences, large corporate events or just to get away from it all, you really must come to Craiglands! ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Craiglands Hotel

Address: Cowpasture Road, Ilkley LS29 8RQ, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Yorkshire > West Yorkshire > Ilkley
Price Range: €60 - €133 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — The Craiglands Hotel 3*
Number of rooms: 62
Reservation Options:
TripAdvisor is proud to partner with Hotels.com, Expedia, Booking.com, Travelocity and Priceline so you can book your The Craiglands Hotel reservations with confidence. We help millions of travellers each month to find the perfect hotel for both holiday and business trips, always with the best discounts and special offers.
Also Known As:
Craiglands Hotel Ilkley
The Craiglands Hotel Ilkley, Yorkshire
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.
Claim Your Listing

Questions & Answers

Here's what travellers have asked, with answers from The Craiglands Hotel staff and other travellers.
4 questions
Ask a question

See all questions (4)

Questions? Get answers from The Craiglands Hotel staff and past guests.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Can tickets for local attractions be purchased at the front desk?
  • Do you have to pay extra for a mini-fridge?
  • At what time does the pool open each day?

See which rooms travellers prefer

“Room 118 was at the end of corridor and had lovely views from the front of the hotel over the town”
 of 5 bubbles LizzyH59, 9 Dec 2016 | Read review
“Superior rooms are well worth the extra payment. We had a great room and the views were expansive.”
 of 5 bubbles Pasodoble13, 15 Nov 2016 | Read review
“north facing as you get the view of the gardens”
 of 5 bubbles emmaW6330LO, 6 Sep 2016 | Read review
“needs a update to rooms”
 of 5 bubbles makefitltd, 31 Aug 2016 | Read review
“Check if there is a wedding on when you stay and ask for a quiet room if so.”
 of 5 bubbles StoneyJ176, 22 Aug 2016 | Read review
5 of 5
Enter dates for best prices
Check In Check Out
Price Your Stay