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The Old Coach House
5 out of 5
North Stainley, Ripon, England
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is £85 per night
3.74 mi from city centre
4.9/5Exceptional! (66 reviews)

"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
The Old Deanery
3 out of 5
Minster Road, Ripon, England
The price is £90 per night
0.1 mi from city centre
4.4/5Wonderful! (191 reviews)

"This is a lovely building with lots of history to it, all explained in the folder in the rooms. My room was big with a massive mullioned window overlooking the cathedral across the road. I had a lovely en suite with lots of hot water. There is no lift but the staff carried my case for me when ..."…"

Reviewed on 28 Feb 2020

The Old Deanery
The Royal Oak
3.5 out of 5
36 Kirkgate, Ripon, England
The price is £55 per night
0.01 mi from city centre
4.4/5Excellent! (37 reviews)
Great pub and restaurant

"The hotel is in a great location in the centre of the town There is parking nearby at £2.50 for 24hrs. The bar and restaurant are excellent with good food The rooms are ok a bit dated and tired , but clean The breakfast was excellent cooked great to order"…"

Reviewed on 9 Mar 2020

The Royal Oak
The George at Wath
4 out of 5
Main Street, Wath, Ripon, England
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The price is £90 per night
3.69 mi from city centre
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
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
1.54 mi from city centre
4.7/5Exceptional! (213 reviews)

"The property is very nice and cosy, the facilities were very nice."…"

Reviewed on 22 Mar 2020

The Black a Moor Inn
October Cottage
3.5 out of 5
October Cottage 44 North Road, Ripon, England
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0.47 mi from city centre
October Cottage
Kings Head Masham by Greene King Inns
3 out of 5
Market Place, Masham, Ripon, England
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is £75 per night
8.03 mi from city centre
4/5Very Good! (178 reviews)
Lovely hotel

"Fantastic hotel, do sad they were closing that day. Staff couldn't do enough to help"…"

Reviewed on 22 Mar 2020

Kings Head Masham by Greene King Inns
Wallace Cottage
3.5 out of 5
21 Quaker Terrace Masham, Ripon, England
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8.16 mi from city centre
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OYO The White Horse
3 out of 5
61 North Street, Ripon, England
The price is £32 per night
0.28 mi from city centre
4/5Very Good! (406 reviews)
We would stay here again

"We would stay here again, perfect spot to get around Fountains Abbey and Brimham Rocks. The English fry breakfast kept us going all day."…"

Reviewed on 24 Mar 2020

OYO The White Horse
Grantley Hall
4 out of 5
Grantley Ripon, Ripon, England
The price is £385 per night
4.54 mi from city centre
4.8/5Exceptional! (8 reviews)
Fantastic service

"Fantastic weekend with my wife! We were initially put in room 18 which was noisy from the door closing downstairs in the service corridor below, however management were very accommodating and moved us into the newly built part of the hotel, which was larger than we had booked along with complimentary ..."…"

Reviewed on 28 Mar 2020

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Visiting Ripon

History buffs will enjoy exploring Ripon, and all visitors are sure to appreciate the a cathedral. This welcoming city also attracts tourists with its gardens and bars. Top sights in the city include Fountains Abbey, Yorkshire Dales National Park and Lightwater Valley Theme Park.

  • There are 53 hotels and other accommodation options in Ripon
  • The closest major airport is in Leeds (LBA-Leeds Bradford), 19.2 mi (30.9 km) from the city centre
  • The next closest is in Durham (MME-Tees Valley), 26.3 mi (42.3 km) away

Sightseeing and Staying in Ripon

Cultural venues in the city include Workhouse Museum, Courthouse Museum and Prison and Police Museum. Its cathedrals and historic sites are notable and landmarks include Fountains Abbey, Blacksheep Brewery and Ripon Cathedral. The city's natural setting is picturesque, including the gardens and Yorkshire Dales National Park.

Other top sights in Ripon include Lightwater Valley Theme Park. In the surrounding area, top places to visit include Turkish Baths and Health Spa, 9.8 mi/15.7 km from the city centre, and Bolton Priory, which is 18.2 mi (29.3 km) away.

Dressing for Ripon

  • Between January and March, you can expect average temperatures of 10°C during the day and 1°C at night
  • From April to June, the average during the day is 20°C, whilst the average at night is 3°C
  • July to September has daytime averages of 21°C with night-time averages of 8°C
  • Between October and December, you can expect daytime averages of 15°C and night-time averages of 2°C
  • Ripon gets about 19 millimetres of rain per year
  • Usually July and August are the hottest months with an average of 20°C, whereas January and February are often coldest, averaging 2°C

Frequently asked questions

Where is the best place for a stay in Ripon?
The Black a Moor Inn is a favourite property for Expedia customers. This 3.5-star inn offers a restaurant and free parking. The Royal Oak is another top choice for your stay based on reviews.
If I need to cancel my hotel reservation in Ripon, will I receive a refund?
Yes! You’ll find that most hotel bookings are fully refundable as long as you cancel before the accommodation’s cancellation deadline, which often is within 24-48 hours of check in. If you have a reservation that’s non-refundable, it might still be possible to cancel it and get a refund within a 24-hour period of your booking. Put in your dates and click on “Search”, then use the “free cancellation” filter to get the best options available in Ripon.
What's the best place to stay on a budget in Ripon?
Based on reviews, OYO The White Horse is a popular 3-star inn for our travellers looking for an economical choice, and features free WiFi and free parking.
What's the best place to stay for a romantic holiday in Ripon?
Swinton Park Hotel is a favourite 4-star hotel for couples, and features a full-service spa and 2 restaurants. Another good option for a romantic stay is Swinton Bivouac.
What's the best pet-friendly accommodation option in Ripon?
The Ripon Spa Hotel is a top hotel for people travelling with their pets, and offers a restaurant and free WiFi for its human guests. Other good options for you and your pet include Swinton Park Hotel and The Bruce Arms.
What's the best high-end place to stay in Ripon?
Swinton Park Hotel is a 4-star hotel with 2 restaurants and 2 bars, and it’s a popular choice for Expedia travellers looking for a pampered stay. Another upscale choice for your stay is The Old Coach House.
What's the best boutique-style accommodation in Ripon?
Swinton Park Hotel is a favourite 4-star hotel with Expedia travellers looking for stylish accommodation, and features 2 restaurants and 2 bars.
Where's the best place to stay in Ripon to learn about local history?
Based on our travel expertise, The Old Deanery is a top 3-star hotel for history buffs booking on Expedia, and it features free breakfast and free parking. A couple of other options to soak up the local history include The Ripon Spa Hotel and OYO The White Horse. Also, notable landmarks to visit include Fountains Abbey, Newby Hall and Gardens and Markenfield Hall.

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