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Top Ripon Family-Friendly Hotels

OYO The White Horse
Great for families
3 out of 5
61 North Street, Ripon, England
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The price is £60 per night from 27 Sep to 28 Sep
4/5Very Good! (408 reviews)
Families like: near the beach, games and toys
Travellers say...

"The room in the old stables was very good in every respect. The breakfast was a treat and the staff were great. The only quibble was having to go into the bar to connect to wifi."…"

Reviewed on 27 Aug 2020

OYO The White Horse
The Old Coach House
Great for families
5 out of 5
North Stainley, Ripon, England
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The price is £85 per night from 27 Sep to 28 Sep
4.9/5Exceptional! (66 reviews)
Families like: free breakfast for the whole family, laundry facilities
Travellers say...

"Lovely setting, good parking, easy to find, spotless room, lovely accommodating owner and superb breakfast. Nothing not to like."…"

Reviewed on 3 Feb 2020

The Old Coach House
Swinton Park Hotel
Great for families
4 out of 5
Swinton Park, Masham, Ripon, England
The price is £195 per night from 24 Sep to 25 Sep
4.7/5Exceptional! (91 reviews)
Families like: outdoor pool, babysitting, bike rentals, laundry
Travellers say...

"The hotel is a grand old country house restored and maintained to a high standard. The spa is extensive, varied and at the top end. Food was up to the same standard as were the hotel staff. Only negative you have to go outside to get to the spa and terrace restaurant and it was raining"…"

Reviewed on 4 Feb 2020

Swinton Park Hotel

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The Black a Moor Inn
3.5 out of 5
Boroughbridge Road, Ripon, England
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is £80 per night from 24 Sep to 25 Sep
4.7/5Exceptional! (217 reviews)

"Excellent staff who worked very hard to ensure all our needs were met"…"

Reviewed on 4 Sep 2020

The Black a Moor Inn
The Old Deanery
3 out of 5
Minster Road, Ripon, England
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is £110 per night from 27 Sep to 28 Sep
4.4/5Excellent! (201 reviews)

"It was a lovely old building with history,it does need some minor repairs but property is clean and gets cleaned daily"…"

Reviewed on 12 Sep 2020

The Old Deanery
The George at Wath
4 out of 5
Main Street, Wath, Ripon, England
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4.3/5Excellent! (93 reviews)
Pub with no soul

"Booked one night. When we arrived early afternoon the place was closed. Went into Ripon and phoned. The gentleman managing explained there was no chef so restaurant was closed. We booked in. Room was perfectly adequate for one night. Went to West Tansfield for a meal which was excellent. Back at ..."…"

Reviewed on 30 Jul 2019

The George at Wath
Swinton Bivouac
Great for families
2.5 out of 5
High Knowle Farm, Ripon, England
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4.2/5Very Good! (5 reviews)
Families like: playground, bike rentals
Travellers say...

"Lovely one night stay to get away from it all. It would have been nice to have some added luxuries, such as tea and milk and towels you didn’t need to rent."…"

Reviewed on 12 Sep 2020

Swinton Bivouac
Kings Head Masham by Greene King Inns
3 out of 5
Market Place, Masham, Ripon, England
The price is £65 per night from 4 Oct to 5 Oct
4/5Very Good! (182 reviews)

"What a lovely buzzing Market Town is Masham and The Kings Head is a real stunning modern state of the art place to stay. We were assuming we were in a guest room above the pub but was shown to a beautiful courtyard where we stayed in a small building which was excellent"…"

Reviewed on 29 Aug 2020

Kings Head Masham by Greene King Inns
The Ripon Spa Hotel
3 out of 5
Park Street, Ripon, England
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3.8/5Good! (100 reviews)

"There was nothing that we did not like. The staff were wonderful and could not do enough to make our stay memorable. Breakfast was served in warmers and I felt as we were back in the 1920's. if we return to Ripon we will defineately use the Ripon Spa!"…"

Reviewed on 15 Mar 2020

The Ripon Spa Hotel
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Where should we stay in Ripon?

The welcoming destination of Ripon is a great choice if you've been thinking about a holiday with the children. The zoo, horse riding and gardens are just a few things that make this an attractive family holiday destination. Arrange a flight into Leeds (LBA-Leeds Bradford), which is located 19.2 mi (30.9 km) from the city centre. When you're thinking about where you should stay in Ripon, you might want to consider one of the 9 child-friendly hotels and other types of accommodation here.

Holidaying families have good things to say about these types of accommodation:

Swinton Bivouac – Offers free parking, a playground and a picnic area. This holiday park is rated 2.5 stars.

The George at Wath – Features a restaurant, free parking and free WiFi. The quiet location and helpful staff make this 4-star inn popular with guests.

The Black a Moor Inn – Offers a restaurant, free parking and free full breakfast. Guests like the comfy beds and helpful staff at this 3.5-star inn.

The White Horse – Features free parking, free breakfast and free WiFi. The comfy beds and clean rooms make this 5-star guesthouse popular with guests.

When should we visit Ripon?

You're probably hoping for good weather for your family holiday. Use these tips to plan when to grab the children and head to Ripon.

  • Hottest months: July, August, June and September, with an average temperature of 20°F
  • Coldest months: January, February, December and March, with an average temperature of 2°F
  • Driest months: May, April, March and July, with an average rainfall of 1 inches
  • Rainiest months: October, September, August and December, with an average rainfall of 2 inches

What should we see and do in Ripon?

While you are holidaying in Ripon, you and the family may want to see some interesting spots such as Workhouse Museum and Courthouse Museum. Make sure that you have plenty of time to take in activities in the area such as Fountains Abbey, Turkish Baths and Health Spa and Bolton Abbey.

Ripon is also known for its:
  • Gardens
  • Horse riding
  • Countryside

Frequently asked questions

What's Ripon like for family-friendly holidays?
The welcoming destination of Ripon is a good choice if you’ve been considering a getaway with your children. The horse riding, museums and gardens are just a few things that make this an attractive spot for a family holiday. Take to the air and fly into Leeds (LBA-Leeds Bradford), which is located 19.2 mi (30.9 km) from the city centre.
What's the best place to stay for a family holiday to Ripon?
OYO The White Horse is a top 3-star inn on Expedia for families, and features a restaurant and free parking. Other choices for your family trip include Swinton Park Hotel and Swinton Bivouac.
How many hotels that welcome families will I be able to find in Ripon?
Expedia has 9 family-friendly hotels and other accommodation options in Ripon.
What's the seasonal weather in Ripon?
The hottest months are usually July and August, with an average temperature of 15°C, while the coldest months are December and January, with an average of 5°C. Average annual precipitation for Ripon is 551 inches.
What's there to see and do with your family in Ripon?
While you are visiting Ripon, you and the family may want to explore some interesting spots such as Yorkshire Dales National Park, Lightwater Valley Theme Park and Ripon Racecourse. Make sure that you have plenty of time to take in activities in the area such as Fountains Abbey, Harrogate Convention Centre and Turkish Baths and Health Spa.

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