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York, United Kingdom
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17 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 January 2015 via mobile

I think that just about sums up what the owners of the Bay Horse are doing, 'blagging it'. I arrived completely open-minded, really looking forward to a night at the Bay Horse. I'd previously been in for a pint by the fire a yearish before and thoroughly enjoyed it, however this experience couldn't have been anymore more contradicting. We arrived... More 

2 Thank Laurence B
Leeds, United Kingdom
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42 reviews
13 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 January 2015

The pub has a welcome feel with roaring open fires, however once you get past the bar, there are steep stairs to the rooms. Ours was on the top floor and was so small, it was difficult to get round the bed!! The bathroom was also small with a loo and shower and a very small hand basin. Fortunately everything... More 

4 Thank Ian S
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3 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 January 2015 via mobile

Our annual trip for my uncles birthday celebrations this year was a night at the Bay Horse b&b. We had been the yr before for a quick drink by the fire whilst staying somewhere down the road. We assumed then it was a cosy place for next time. Total mistake! Our party of 8 arrived at different times on the... More 

2 Thank erignall
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3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 January 2015

Go here for a pint by the fire nothing more the whole rest of my experience was hell. For what you get here the rate is ridiculous. This is the first place I have ever walked out of when should be staying a night there and I'm young so more resilient than most people. There is a lot of illegal... More 

4 Thank Leethecritic
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 January 2015 via mobile

This place looks cosy and we booked to stay for a night with friends. We ordered a bottle of prosecco with 4 glasses, the bar maid said they only had 3 champagne flutes in the wool pub, she then gave me a very large wine glass to use as the fourth glass... It only got worse from here. We had... More 

5 Thank Sal265
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4 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 November 2014

This pub is in need of a makeover!!!! Our room was small and cold and the food was average at over average prices! Crockery and cutlery were decided grubby. The worst part was being told we couldn't have puddings as the kitchen was closed and could we vacate the table as the band wanted to set up!! Oh dear!!!!

3 Thank Shellybell80
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28 reviews
8 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 November 2014 via mobile

An excellent pint, Fireside from Bury St. Edmunds, before the Masham fireworks. Friendly atmosphere with a nice crackling fire. Just the thing for a November evening. Local beers from the Theakston brewery also on tap.

Thank Jim H
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11 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 November 2014

Shocking. Room tiny. Pointed out that the room was freezing so asked them to turn the heating on. They responded that the heating was on a timer and couldn't go on any earlier. Got back around 11.30 and there was very loud music coming from the pub which obviously stopped everyone sleeping. To charge this price is shocking.

1 Thank boltonwill
Durham, United Kingdom
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30 reviews
6 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 October 2014

The staff were very polite, the bar area is very charming and has loads of character. The room though was very small,( you have to walk sideways between the bed and the wall) it was quite dated and the bathroom had quite a lot of fittings missing or broken and the shower hose leaked massively. The evening meal and the... More 

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Staunton, United Kingdom
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102 reviews
47 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 45 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 October 2014

We stayed for two nights in two different rooms. Both rooms were reasonable, but not outstanding. The whole building is a little tired. Breakfast was hot, but a little greasy, Excellent location though right on the square.

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Situated in the heart of Masham, The Bay Horse is an ideal base to stay if you wish to enjoy the beauty of both what we have on our doorstep as well as the stunning surrounding areas. At The Bay Horse, Masham you will get, a community local pub, that has a fantastic range of real ales, locally sourced food and real fires - we're not a hotel, we're a quality local, with well-appointed rooms. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Bay Horse

Address: 5 Silver Street, Masham HG4 4DX, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Yorkshire > North Yorkshire > Masham
Price Range: €69 - €105 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — The Bay Horse 3.5*
Number of rooms: 5
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“the downside of the pub is the very steep stairs with the age of the building but that is the only one”
 of 5 bubbles harry209968, 1 Dec 2016 | Read review
“The room we had overlooked the front as was fine”
 of 5 bubbles mimgolf, 16 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Be aware that this is a pub and is open until midnight at the weekends. There is some noise from the bar.”
 of 5 bubbles howardg284, 8 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Did not stay at the pub.”
 of 5 bubbles X7595OCjohnt, 5 Nov 2016 | Read review
“We stayed in the family room which was very adequate.”
 of 5 bubbles 232lees, 23 Oct 2016 | Read review
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