George and Dragon is a 300-year-old, Grade-II-listed building located in the centre of Aysgarth within Yorkshire Dales National Park. The hotel offers a bar and restaurant. Each room at this 17th-century coaching inn has traditional design, a flat-screen TV and tea and coffee-making facilities. You can relax by a log fire in the winter months and there is also a patio with views of Pen Hill. The bar serves a selection of local ales and fine wines. You can go walking around the surrounding Yorkshire Dales countryside and explore the Wensleydale region. Aysgarth is known for its lovely waterfalls. The charming market towns of Kendal and Sedburgh can be reached in around an hour by car.

Couples particularly like the location — they rated it 9.2 for a two-person trip.

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Property highlights

Top location: Highly rated by recent guests (9.1)

Great Food: Meals here are highly recommended

Breakfast info

Continental, Full English/Irish, Vegetarian, Gluten-free

Free private parking available at the hotel


Availability

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Room type
Number of guests
 
1 large double bed
1 large double bed
1 single bed
and
1 double bed
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Property practices

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Guest reviews

Categories:

Staff
8.8
Facilities
8.1
Cleanliness
8.6
Comfort
8.6
Value for money
8.2
Location
9.1
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See what guests loved the most:

  • Roger
    United Kingdom United Kingdom
    A great stay, friendly hosts, tasty food and a very comfortable room. We really enjoyed our stay here and couldn’t fault anything. Perfect for visiting this part of the Yorkshire Dales.
  • Bernard
    United Kingdom United Kingdom
    All of the food was very good both evening and breakfast with good quality produce.
  • Matt
    United Kingdom United Kingdom
    A lovely traditional pub in a great location for walking the Herriot's Way. We had local ale and delicious pub food for dinner, slept well in a comfy bed in a clean room, and were on our way after a delicious breakfast.

Hotel surroundings

Restaurants
1 restaurant on site

  • Restaurant #1
    • Ambiance
      Family friendly • Traditional • Romantic
    • Dietary options
      Vegetarian • Gluten-free • Dairy-free

Facilities of George & Dragon
Great facilities! Review score, 8.1

Most popular facilities
  • Free parking
  • Restaurant
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Family rooms
  • Tea/coffee maker in all rooms
  • Bar
  • Breakfast
Bathroom
  • Toilet paper
  • Towels
  • Bath or shower
  • Private bathroom
  • Toilet
  • Shower
Bedroom
  • Linen
  • Wardrobe or closet
View
  • View
Outdoors
  • Outdoor furniture
  • Terrace
Kitchen
  • Electric kettle
Pets
Pets are allowed on request. Charges may be applicable.
Activities
  • Happy hour
  • Themed dinner nights
    Additional charge
  • Hiking
    Off-site
Media & Technology
  • Flat-screen TV
  • TV
Food & Drink
  • Wine/champagne
    Additional charge
  • Kid meals
    Additional charge
  • Special diet menus (on request)
  • Snack bar
  • Bar
  • Tea/Coffee maker
Internet
No internet access available.
Parking
Free private parking is possible on site (reservation is not needed).
  • Accessible parking
Services
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Wake-up service
  • Packed lunches
Reception services
  • Invoice provided
Entertainment and family services
  • Board games/puzzles
Safety & security
  • Fire extinguishers
  • Smoke alarms
  • Security alarm
  • Key access
General
  • Designated smoking area
  • Non-smoking throughout
  • Allergy-free room
  • Heating
  • Carpeted
  • Family rooms
  • Non-smoking rooms
Accessibility
  • Upper floors accessible by stairs only
Languages spoken
  • English

House rules

George & Dragon takes special requests - add in the next step!

Check-in

From 16:00 to 21:30

Check-out

From 07:00 to 11:00

 

Cancellation/
prepayment

Cancellation and prepayment policies vary according to accommodation type. Please enter the dates of your stay and check the conditions of your required room.

Curfew

Entry to the property will be closed between the hours of 21:30 and 22:00

Refundable damage deposit

A damage deposit of GBP 500 is required on arrival. This will be collected as a cash payment. You should be reimbursed on check-out. Your deposit will be refunded in full in cash, subject to an inspection of the property.

Children and beds

Child policies

Children of any age are welcome.

To see correct prices and occupancy information, please add the number of children in your group and their ages to your search.

Cot and extra bed policies

Cots and extra beds are not available at this property.

No age restriction

There is no age requirement for check-in

Pets

Pets are allowed on request. Charges may be applicable.

Maestro Mastercard Visa Solo Cash George & Dragon accepts these cards and reserves the right to temporarily hold an amount prior to arrival.

The fine print
Need-to-know information for guests at this property

Please note that due to the age of the building, WiFi is limited to the bar area.

Dogs can only be accommodated in some rooms, with prior notice from the property owners and for a an additional fee. Please contact the property for further details.

Please inform George & Dragon in advance of your expected arrival time. You can use the Special Requests box when booking, or contact the property directly with the contact details provided in your confirmation.

Payment before arrival via bank transfer is required. The property will contact you after you book to provide instructions.

Guests under the age of 18 can only check in with a parent or official guardian.

In response to Coronavirus (COVID-19), additional safety and sanitation measures are in effect at this property.

Food & beverage services at this property may be limited or unavailable due to Coronavirus (COVID-19).

Due to Coronavirus (COVID-19), this property is taking steps to help protect the safety of guests and staff. Certain services and amenities may be reduced or unavailable as a result.

Due to Coronavirus (COVID-19), this property has reduced reception and service operating hours.

Due to Coronavirus (COVID-19), this property adheres to strict physical distancing measures.

Due to Coronavirus (COVID-19), please ensure that you are only booking this property following the local government guidelines of the destination, including but not limited to the purpose of travel, and maximum allowed group size.

Due to Coronavirus (COVID-19), wearing a face mask is mandatory in all indoor common areas.

A damage deposit of £500 is required on arrival. This will be collected as a cash payment. You should be reimbursed on check-out. Your deposit will be refunded in full in cash, subject to an inspection of the property.

FAQs about George & Dragon

  • Room options at George & Dragon include:

    • Double
    • Triple

  • George & Dragon is 150 yards from the centre of Aysgarth. All distances are measured in straight lines. Actual travel distances may vary.

  • The prices at George & Dragon may vary depending on your stay (e.g. dates you select, hotel's policy etc.). See the prices by entering your dates.

  • Check-in at George & Dragon is from 16:00, and check-out is until 11:00.

  • Yes, George & Dragon is popular with guests booking family stays.

  • George & Dragon has 1 restaurant:

    • Restaurant #1

  • George & Dragon offers the following activities / services (charges may apply):

    • Hiking
    • Themed dinner nights
    • Happy hour

  • Guests staying at George & Dragon can enjoy a highly-rated breakfast during their stay (guest review score: 6.9).

    Breakfast option(s) include:

    • Continental
    • Full English/Irish
    • Vegetarian
    • Gluten-free