United Kingdom may have travel restrictions in place, including self-quarantine, due to COVID-19.

Find out moreOpens in new tab or window
Photo "undefined" by Richard Croft (Creative Commons Attribution-Share Alike 2.0) / Cropped from original

Search Hotels in Gainsborough

Photo by Richard Croft (CC BY-SA)
Bundle and save

Search over 1 million properties and 550 airlines worldwide

Members save 10% more on select hotels, cars, activities and holiday rentals. Sign up.

Free cancellation on most hotels. Because flexibility matters.

Filter by

Popular filters
Property class
Your budget
Guest rating
Payment type
Property type
Area
Popular locations
Meal plans available
Amenities
Accessibility
Trip type
Black Swan Guest House
4 out of 5
21 High Street, Marton, Gainsborough, England
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is £77 per night from 26 Jan to 27 Jan
7.72 mi from city centre
4.6/5Wonderful! (40 reviews)

"Would highly recommend. Breakfast was excellent. The owners went above and beyond what is expected. We will be coming back for another stay."…"

Reviewed on 26 Jul 2020

Black Swan Guest House
The Red Lion Hotel
3 out of 5
Main Road, Redbourne, Gainsborough, England
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is £40 per night from 26 Jan to 27 Jan
6.28 mi from city centre
3.8/5Good! (72 reviews)

"Lovely old building and setting. Food was good, standard pub menu. Room was very clean, nice extras like bottled water, bathroom particularly was quite tired decoration wise, and shower over bath sadly did not work properly. It was a very cheap room though and booked last minute, so good value for ..."…"

Reviewed on 8 Aug 2020

The Red Lion Hotel
The George
4 out of 5
20 High Street, Kirton in Lindsey, Gainsborough, England
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is £66 per night from 26 Jan to 27 Jan
4.3 mi from city centre
4.3/5Excellent! (95 reviews)

"Liked the position in the marketplace and the historical photos of the inn and square."…"

Reviewed on 20 Jul 2020

The George
You could be seeing lower prices

You could be seeing lower prices

With member prices, you could save 10% or more right now on thousands of properties.
The Black Horse Inn
4 out of 5
93 High Street, Blyton, Gainsborough, England
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is £60 per night from 26 Jan to 27 Jan
2.72 mi from city centre
4.6/5Exceptional! (261 reviews)

"Amanda and Mark give you a truly warm welcome. Despite these trying times, they offer a great service with good food and service. Can’t wait to be in Gainsborough again soon to go back."…"

Reviewed on 8 Sep 2020

The Black Horse Inn
Holiday Inn Express Grimsby
3.5 out of 5
3-9 Wellowgate, Grimsby, England
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is £31 per night from 19 Feb to 20 Feb
25.04 mi from city centre
4.4/5Excellent! (285 reviews)

"Very central location. Lovely staff - polite and helpful"…"

Reviewed on 29 Dec 2020

Holiday Inn Express Grimsby
Tennyson Court
3 out of 5
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is £60 per night from 7 Feb to 8 Feb
13.86 mi from city centre
4.3/5Excellent! (15 reviews)

"An overnight stay, the description is accurate and the apartment was a great option at a very reasonable price. The courtyard is secure for parking with a short walk to the City centre. The only negatives as per others’ experience is the noise from other guests; the dividing walls are not solid."…"

Reviewed on 11 Oct 2020

Tennyson Court
The Becketts
3 out of 5
25 High Street, Gainsborough, England
Get Rates
2.06 mi from city centre
4.3/5Excellent! (30 reviews)

"Friendly welcome, plenty of parking, room had everything we needed, food was amazing on the two nights we stayed. Ideal location for Blyton race track, will definitely stay again."…"

Reviewed on 25 Sep 2020

The Becketts
The Barn
3.5 out of 5
Willowbrook House High Street Snitterby, Gainsborough, England
Get Rates
5.57 mi from city centre
The Barn
The White Swan
4 out of 5
The Green, Gainsborough, England
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is £46 per night from 26 Jan to 27 Jan
4.86 mi from city centre
4.9/5Exceptional! (14 reviews)

"Lovely accommodation in a lovely village. Restaurant and bar were excellent but not too much to choose from on the menu. Mattress was very worn and could do will replacing."…"

Reviewed on 20 Sep 2020

The White Swan
Cleatham Hall
4.5 out of 5
Cleatham Hall, North Lincolnshire, Gainsborough, England
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is £130 per night from 1 Feb to 2 Feb
5.78 mi from city centre
5/5Exceptional! (5 reviews)
awesome

"Fantastic little hotel. Amazing welcome. Lovely owners. We’ll be back."…"

Reviewed on 4 Oct 2020

Cleatham Hall
Best Western Grimsby Oaklands Hall Hotel
3 out of 5
Barton Street, Laceby, Grimsby, England
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is £59 per night from 29 Jan to 30 Jan
20.83 mi from city centre
4/5Very Good! (88 reviews)
Well done

"staff did an excellent job under the circumstances. The rooms suffer from being too hot when the sun is out despite having windows open. Aircon units need to be installed"…"

Reviewed on 24 Aug 2020

Best Western Grimsby Oaklands Hall Hotel
Campbell House
3 out of 5
57 Campbell Street, Gainsborough, England
Get Rates
5.6 mi from city centre
Campbell House
The Horse & Jockey
2.5 out of 5
42 Church Street, Gainsborough, England
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is £39 per night from 31 Jan to 1 Feb
5.36 mi from city centre
3/5 (4 reviews)

"Rooms are nothing like the pictures, dirty and half the furniture in them is broken. Very unhelpful staff. 1 was told not to give my room key back as the money hadnt gone through yet however it had left my account so i was being punished for a fault their end. Bed was comfy though. My advice pay ..."…"

Reviewed on 16 Sep 2019

The Horse & Jockey
Hemswell Court
3.5 out of 5
Hemswell Cliff, Gainsborough, England
Get Rates
3.96 mi from city centre
Hemswell Court
Old Schoolhouse Grayingham
3 out of 5
Low Road, Grayingham, Gainsborough, England
The price is £60 per night from 26 Jan to 27 Jan
3.05 mi from city centre
Old Schoolhouse Grayingham
The Garden Room -  Garden Views
21 south cliff road, Gainsborough, ENG
Get Rates
4.3 mi from city centre
5/5Exceptional! (1 review)
Spotlessly clean and modern apartment

"Good location, excellent pub serving really good food within walking distance"…"

Reviewed on 6 Aug 2020

The Garden Room - Garden Views
Millfields hotel
3 out of 5
53 Bargate, Grimsby, England
The price is £55 per night from 21 Feb to 22 Feb
24.75 mi from city centre
4.3/5Excellent! (119 reviews)
We will be back

"Definitely one of the better hotels in the area"…"

Reviewed on 20 Sep 2020

Millfields hotel
Brampton Dales Farm Bed and Breakfast
3.5 out of 5
Cade Lane, Upton, Gainsborough, England
Get Rates
4.19 mi from city centre
4.8/5Exceptional! (40 reviews)
Beautiful rural location

"Really lovely friendly place particularly if you are an animal lover. Our room was spacious, clean and well equipped. Loved having fresh milk in the fridge rather than the uht rubbish! If you have mobility issues make sure you ask for a ground floor room. My husband is an amputee but can walk upstairs. ..."…"

Reviewed on 30 Aug 2020

Brampton Dales Farm Bed and Breakfast
Humber Royal Hotel
4 out of 5
Littlecoates Road, Grimsby, England
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is £44 per night from 1 Feb to 2 Feb
23.72 mi from city centre
4.2/5Very Good! (381 reviews)

"The accommodation was comfortable but a little tired. The crockery at breakfast was not as clean as I’d have liked (cups in particular)."…"

Reviewed on 20 Feb 2020

Humber Royal Hotel
Best Western Premier Doncaster Mount Pleasant Hotel
4 out of 5
Great North Road (A638), Doncaster, England
The price is £91 per night from 21 Feb to 22 Feb
16.08 mi from city centre
4.6/5Exceptional! (335 reviews)
Tepidarium Suite

"Given the current pandemic and the associated limitations on travel out of the country, I decided to book a local honeymoon stay for my wife and I. We stayed in the Tepidarium Suite for two nights and were absolutely blown away by the room. The room was extremely large and was complemented by the ..."…"

Reviewed on 25 Oct 2020

Best Western Premier Doncaster Mount Pleasant Hotel
Don't see what you're looking for?
See all available properties in Gainsborough
View all properties
Lowest nightly price found within the past 24 hours based on a 1 night stay for 2 adults. Prices and availability subject to change. Additional terms may apply.

Pocket Guide: Gainsborough

Visiting Gainsborough

Budget-minded travellers will find a good deal in Gainsborough, but all guests will undoubtedly appreciate the bars and horseback riding. Visitors who travel to this welcoming, cosy city can discover its restaurants, beer and coffeehouses.

  • There are 6 Gainsborough hotels
  • May is the most expensive month to travel here, whereas January is the most economical
  • Closest major airport is in Doncaster (DSA-Robin Hood), 15.2 mi (24.5 km) from the city centre

Sightseeing around Gainsborough

  • Top activities include horseback riding and golfing, whereas Elsham Golf Club is a great place to visit
  • Lincoln Castle and Lincoln Cathedral are noteworthy landmarks

Getting around Gainsborough

There are plenty of options for getting around Gainsborough. If you want to venture outside of the area, take a train from Gainsborough Lea Road Station.

Staying in Gainsborough

You might like one of these top-rated, small-scale inns and unique properties for a romantic getaway or boutique stay:
  • Black Swan Guest House
  • The Black Horse Inn

A favourite with Expedia travellers is Black Swan Guest House with a 5 out of 5 user rating, whereas The Black Horse Inn has a 4.5 rating by guests.

Dressing for Gainsborough

  • Between January and March, you can expect average temperatures of 11°C during the day and 1°C at night
  • From April to June, the average during the day is 20°C, while the average at night is 3°C
  • July to September has daytime averages of 21°C with night-time averages of 9°C
  • Between October and December, you can expect daytime averages of 16°C and nighttime averages of 3°C
  • About 19 millimetres of rain falls on Gainsborough each year

Frequently asked questions

Where is the best place to stay in Gainsborough?
The Black Horse Inn is ranked highly by Expedia customers. This 4-star inn offers a restaurant and free parking. Traveller reviews also recommend Black Swan Guest House and Hickman Hill Hotel as top options for your visit.
If I need to cancel my hotel reservation in Gainsborough, will I receive a refund?
Yes! Most hotel reservations are refundable if you cancel before the accommodation’s cancellation deadline, which is often 24 or 48 hours before your arrival date. If you booked a non-refundable reservation, you might still have the option to cancel and receive a refund within 24 hours of your booking. Put in your dates and click on “Search”, then filter by “free cancellation” to get the best options available in Gainsborough.
What's the best accommodation for a budget-friendly stay in Gainsborough?
Based on reviews, The Black Horse Inn is a popular inn for our travellers who want a more economical choice, and features free WiFi and free parking. Another top option for your budget-friendly stay is The Red Lion Hotel.
What's the best hotel for a family holiday to Gainsborough?
Brampton Dales Farm Bed and Breakfast is a top 3.5-star B&B on Expedia for families, and features a restaurant and free parking. Other options for your child-friendly holiday include The George and The Black Horse Inn. Also, attractions in the area such as Yorkshire Wildlife Park and Sundown Adventureland are fun for children of all ages.
What's the best hotel for a romantic holiday in Gainsborough?
The Red Lion Hotel is a favourite 3-star hotel for couples, and features a restaurant and a bar.
What's the best pet-friendly accommodation option in Gainsborough?
Black Swan Guest House is a top dog-friendly B&B and offers free WiFi for its human guests.
What's the best high-end hotel in Gainsborough?
Cleatham Hall is a 4.5-star B&B with a restaurant and a bar, and it’s a popular choice for Expedia travellers looking for a pampered stay. Another upscale choice for your stay is Black Swan Guest House.

Gainsborough Hotel Reviews

More trip options