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Overview of Old Royal Oak

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Natural pool
Iron/ironing board, free WiFi
Iron/ironing board, free WiFi
Iron/ironing board, free WiFi

Old Royal Oak

3 out of 5

4.3/5 Excellent

Guests rated this property 4.5/5 for cleanliness.

Popular amenities

  • Free WiFi
  • Parking included
  • Restaurant
  • Breakfast available
  • Bar

Explore the area

    Popular LocationKnaresborough Castle3 min walk
    Popular LocationMother Shipton's Cave7 min walk
    Popular LocationHarrogate Golf Club2 min drive
    AirportLeeds (LBA-Leeds Bradford)28 min drive

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Double Room, Ensuite

4.9/5 guest room rating
  • Sleeps 2
  • 1 Double Bed

Twin Room, Ensuite

4.4/5 guest room rating
  • Sleeps 2
  • 2 Single Beds

About this area


Old Royal Oak is located in Knaresborough. Harewood House and Fountains Abbey are notable landmarks, and if an activity is on the agenda, check out Turkish Baths and Health Spa. Looking to enjoy an event or a game while in town? See what's happening at Wetherby Racecourse or Ripon Racecourse.
Popular Location

What's nearby

  • Knaresborough Castle - 3 min walk
  • Mother Shipton's Cave - 7 min walk
  • Harrogate Golf Club - 2 min drive
  • Plumpton Rocks - 5 min drive
  • Harrogate Theatre - 13 min drive

Getting around

  • Knaresborough Station - 4 min walk
  • Leeds (LBA-Leeds Bradford) - 28 min drive


  • Old Royal Oak — 1 min walk
  • The Crown Inn - 3 min walk
  • Aragon Fish and Chips - 4 min walk
  • Marigolds Cafe - 5 min walk
  • The Black Mulberry - 6 min walk

About this property

Old Royal Oak

3-star inn with restaurant and bar/lounge
This smoke-free inn features a restaurant, a bar/lounge and free self-parking. All 6 rooms provide complimentary wireless Internet access, coffee/tea makers and flat-screen TVs. Hairdryers and showers are also available to guests.
Old Royal Oak offers 6 forms of accommodation with coffee/tea makers and a hairdryer. Flat-screen televisions are featured in guestrooms.

Bathrooms include a shower. Guests can surf the web using complimentary wireless Internet access.

Property amenities


  • Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Parking and public transport

  • Free self-parking on site

Food and drink

  • Breakfast available for a fee daily
  • 1 restaurant
  • 1 bar


  • No lifts


  • If you have any requests for specific accessibility needs, please contact the property using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.
  • Wheelchair accessible (may have limitations)


  • Smoke-free property

Room amenities


  • Hairdryer
  • Shower


  • Flat-screen TV

Food and drink

  • Coffee/tea maker


  • Iron/ironing board (on request)

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The price per-night is based on the lowest price found within the past 24 hours for the next 30 nights. All prices include taxes and fees and are based on a 1-night stay for 2 adults. Prices and availability subject to change. Additional terms may apply.



Check-in from 2 PM - 6:30 PM
Minimum check-in age - 18


Check-out before 10 AM

Special check-in instructions

There is no front desk at this property


Dogs only

Children and extra beds

Children are welcome
Rollaway/extra beds are not available.
Cots (infant beds) are not available

Important information

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card or cash deposit may be required at check-in for incidental charges
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges; special requests cannot be guaranteed

Property is also known as

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Frequently asked questions

Can I cancel my reservation for free at Old Royal Oak and receive a full refund?
Yes, Old Royal Oak offers free cancellation on select room rates, because flexibility matters! Please refer to Old Royal Oak cancellation policy on our site for more details about any exclusions or requirements.
How much does it cost to stay at Old Royal Oak?
As of 11 Apr 2021, prices found for a 1-night stay for 2 adults at Old Royal Oak on 12 Apr 2021 start from £75, including taxes and fees. This price is based on the lowest nightly price found in the last 24 hours for stays in the next 30 days. Prices are subject to change. Choose your dates for more accurate prices.
Is Old Royal Oak pet-friendly?
Yes, dogs are allowed at this property.
How much is parking at Old Royal Oak?
Self-parking is free at this property.
What time is check-in at Old Royal Oak?
Check-in is from 2 PM - 6:30 PM.
What time is check-out at Old Royal Oak?
Checkout is at 10 AM.
Where is Old Royal Oak located?
Situated in Knaresborough, this inn is within a 10-minute walk of Knaresborough Castle and Mother Shipton's Cave. Harrogate Golf Club and Plumpton Rocks are also within 3 miles (5 km). Knaresborough Station is only a 4-minute walk.

Overall score and ratings



Rating 5 - Excellent. 110 out of 256 reviews
5 - Excellent 43%
Rating 4 - Good. 112 out of 256 reviews
4 - Good 44%
Rating 3 - Okay. 24 out of 256 reviews
3 - Okay 9%
Rating 2 - Poor. 8 out of 256 reviews
2 - Poor 3%
Rating 1 - Terrible. 2 out of 256 reviews
1 - Terrible 1%




Staff & service




Property conditions & facilities

5/5 Excellent

Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
Very comfortable
The accommodation is very comfortable and well appointed. An added bonus was Timothy Taylors beers being served in the bar
Stayed 2 nights in Oct 2020

5/5 Excellent

Travelled with partner
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Absolutely beautiful. Would highly recommend staying here . We will definitely be back xxx
Stayed 2 nights in Oct 2020

4/5 Good

Liked: Cleanliness, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
Disliked: Staff & service
Stayed 2 nights in Oct 2020

5/5 Excellent

Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
Overnight stay
Great pub with well looked after ale. Very clean and comfortable room in a separate outside building.
Stayed 1 night in Sep 2020

5/5 Excellent

Stayed 2 nights in Sep 2020

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