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Top Thirsk Historic Hotels

The Carpenters Arms
5 out of 5
Felixkirk, Thirsk, England
The price is £115 per night from 16 Feb to 17 Feb
4.8/5Exceptional! (115 reviews)

"Excellent stay, I forgot how fantastic this place is! The garden room is probably the best hotel room I have ever stayed in. Grounds are beautiful and well taken care of and evening meal & breakfast very nice."…"

Reviewed on 29 Aug 2020

The Carpenters Arms
High Paradise Farm
3 out of 5
Paradise Road, Boltby, Thirsk, England
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4.6/5Exceptional! (45 reviews)
Lovely stay

"Lovely stay, peaceful and stress free. Lots of effort to make it feel safe and secure."…"

Reviewed on 28 Sep 2020

High Paradise Farm
The Bay Horse Country Inn
3 out of 5
Sleights Lane, Rainton, Thirsk, England
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4.6/5Wonderful! (196 reviews)
Lovely pub/B&B!

"Lovely pub. Accommodation very nice and clean. Comfy bed!! Staff very friendly and helpful. Food was excellent. Can’t fault it!"…"

Reviewed on 23 Mar 2020

The Bay Horse Country Inn
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Your Guide to Historic Hotels in Thirsk

When you go on a Thirsk getaway, it is easy to decide on a modern hotel, or a chain you are familiar with. You may be used to your room having all the conveniences. However, staying in an in a more distinctive location can enrich your stay. A stay in a Thirsk historic hotel still provides you with a well-appointed room that is also teeming with character. Furthermore, it provides you the chance to surround yourself in Thirsk's past.

Grab Your Place in History

As soon as you walk through the doors of your Thirsk hotel, you'll be transported to the past. With their antique charm and fascinating back stories, you'll love how these historic hotels stand apart from their contemporary counterparts. Although these lodgings may be historic, they have of the modern comforts that help you wind down on your getaway. You will find your room furnished with a comfortable bed, loads of character, and just about everything else you'll need for a marvellous stay.

After you've checked-in and had time to look around the historic hotel's grounds, you can visit the famed landmarks and art museums to absorb more of the area's culture. Thirsk boasts a couple of museums. You can spend an afternoon walking through the World of James Herriot and Thirsk Museum. Both will give you more insight into Thirsk's past. If you are looking for more things to do, ask your hotels' front desk so you can learn where a few of the best areas to enjoy a cocktail or high tea in Thirsk are. Check out our guest reviews for suggestions from other travellers to help make your Thirsk visit wonderful.

Book a Thirsk Historic Hotel Today

Thirsk has 5 vintage hotels that maintain the look and feel of another era. Some of these famous lodgings are where prominent poets may have stayed. You're sure to land a place possessing all the amenities as well as the qualities you want. If you choose to stay in one of these vintage hotels, reserve soon, or you may miss out on one of these unique accommodations.

Frequently asked questions

What should I expect on my historical trip to Thirsk?
A trip to the historical sites in Thirsk is probably at the top of your sightseeing list. While you’re here, why not check out the countryside and bars? During your stay in this quaint area, you can also relish a trip to the coffee shops.
Where's the best place to stay in Thirsk that's close to historical sites?
Based on our travel expertise, High Paradise Farm is a top 3-star property on Expedia for those interested in history and it features free parking. A couple of other options near historic sites include The Carpenters Arms and The Bay Horse Country Inn.
How many historical hotels are there in Thirsk?
Thirsk has 79 hotels and other lodging options bookable on Expedia, including 7 historic hotels or hotels close to historic sites.
What are the most important historical places and other sights to visit in Thirsk?
Favourite places to visit include North York Moors National Park, World of James Herriot and Zillah Bell Gallery. In the area, you’ll also find Lightwater Valley Theme Park and Fountains Abbey.
What is a historic hotel like in Thirsk?
When you book a historic hotel, you’ll enjoy a holiday in a place that has an official historic designation. A palace, castle, stately home or even a lodge, pub or skyscraper can be transformed into a historic hotel as long as it’s a place of special interest. Traditional architecture and period features are typically found in the public spaces and guestrooms of such hotels in Thirsk, giving a historical feel.
What is the difference between a historic hotel and a heritage hotel?
“Heritage hotel” is a term often used in Asia and Europe, wheareas the term “historic hotel” is more commonly used in the U.S. but overall the terms are quite similar. The architecture and actual building of historic hotels are generally the most important aspect. For a heritage hotel, mainly, it’s cultural value and how it inspired the community.
Do historic hotels in Thirsk have modern facilities?
Hotels include modern conveniences and safety features you’ve come to expect, while every effort is made to preserve historic facades and treasured traditions. Smart TVs, WiFi, updated bathroom facilities and the usual amenities found in any hotel should be available at a historic hotel. Rest assured that when you select a historic hotel in Thirsk, you won’t find a place that is rundown or uncomfortable.

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