Where to stay in Richmond and Swaledale
This guide lists those accommodation providers who support the Festival. When booking, please mention that you are coming for the Walking & Book Festival.
Liz and Gez Cornish offer you a warm, friendly welcome at Cordilleras House Bed & Breakfast in a beautiful, Grade II listed Georgian town house built in the early 1800s. It offers views overlooking Richmond Cricket Ground, Richmond's Norman castle keep and Friary Tower, and is just three minutes' walk from Richmond's historic town centre. 01748 824628; cordillerashouse.co.uk
Arguably the finest guest house in the country, Millgate House is an elegant Georgian town house which fronts onto Richmond Market Place and at the back looks out over the River Swale and its waterfalls.Tim Culkin and Austin Lynch, owners since 1980, are 'creative and cultured, with a strong dash of northern grit', according to the Sunday Telegraph.The magnificent walled garden at Millgate House is an R.H.S. Partnership Garden (winning First Prize out of 3500 gardens in the R H S National Competition), and was selected by Alan Titchmarsh in his 'Britain's Best Gardens 2015'. 01748 823571;millgatehouse.com
Holiday Inn Scotch Corner:
A comfortable 91 bedroom hotel perfectly located beside the A1/A66 junction. Inside the hotel you’ll be greeted with a warm welcome and delicious culinary offerings, as well as complimentary use of Active Life Leisure Club, including a swimming pool, sauna and steam room as well as our excellent gym facilities! tel:44 01748 850900; firstname.lastname@example.org
Richmond Holiday Cottages:
Richmond 4* Gold Holiday Cottages, both sleep 6; have 2 bathrooms and off-street parking - Garden Cottage a listed building with private, enclosed garden and fantastic views and the Old Cello Workshop, cosy, light and quirky with patio seating area. Dogs welcome. Alastair Sawday recommended. 01748 825525; yorkshirecountryholidays.com
Tan Hill Inn:
Britain's Highest, Britain's Best. Eat, drink, stay, play.We have 7 guest rooms and 2 bunk rooms. Campers, motorhomes and dogs are welcome. We serve food 12–3 pm Sunday to Friday and 12–8 pm Saturday; live music every Friday & Saturday all year round. 01833 533007; tanhillinn.com
The Burgoyne Hotel, Reeth:
The Burgoyne is a privately run luxury hotel nestling in the heart of the beautiful Swaledale valley in the stunning Yorkshire Dales National Park. 01748 884292; theburgoyne.co.uk
The independent hostels and bunkhouses in the area: Yorkshire-bunkhouses-camping-barns-hostels
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For a full list of accommodation and for more information on the area - visit:
richmond.org | yorkshiredales.org.uk | yorkshire.com | yorkshirenet.co.uk | swaledale.net