Located in the picturesque village of Arkendale, North Yorkshire, The Blue Bell at Arkendale offers a restaurant, free WiFi access, free parking and a bar. From the property, Fountains Abbey is a 26-minute drive away and Ripon is 10 miles away. Each room has a TV, an iPod dock and tea and coffee making facilities. Room 3 has a roll top bath and separate shower, while all the other rooms have showers. Shared facilities include the bar area with an outside terrace, a seating area and also a restaurant where breakfast is also served. Using fresh Yorkshire produce, the restaurant serves a great range of dishes including pub classics, light bites and sandwiches. The Blue Bell is 8 miles from the spa town of Harrogate and Knaresborough, the location of Mother Shipman's Cave, is 4 miles away.

Couples particularly like the location — they rated it 9.1 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

Want a great night's sleep? This hotel was highly rated for its very comfy beds.

Free private parking available at the hotel

Loyal customers

There are more repeat guests here than most other properties.


Availability

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Room type
Number of guests
 
1 extra-large double bed
1 double bed
1 extra-large double bed
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Guest reviews

Categories:

Staff
9.4
Facilities
9.3
Cleanliness
9.5
Comfort
9.5
Value for money
9.1
Location
9.1
Free WiFi
7.5
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See what guests loved the most:

  • David
    United Kingdom United Kingdom
    Staff lovely. Nice warm cosy place. Dinner and breakfast excellent
  • Lindsay
    United Kingdom United Kingdom
    Lovely quiet place and the rooms were great. Extra large bed with plenty of room to sit aswell and watch some TV. Bathroom was really clean. The bar area downstairs was lovely and the food, especially breakfast was great. All staff were really...
  • Alexandra
    United Kingdom United Kingdom
    Breakfast was excellent and the room was lovely, comfy bed.

Hotel surroundings

Restaurants
1 restaurant on site

  • Restaurant
    • Cuisine
      British
    • Ambiance
      Family friendly • Traditional • Modern
    • Dietary options
      Vegetarian • Gluten-free • Dairy-free

Facilities of The Blue Bell at Arkendale
Great facilities! Review score, 9.3

Most popular facilities
  • Free parking
  • Restaurant
  • Free WiFi
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Bar
Bathroom
  • Towels
  • Toilet
  • Free toiletries
  • Hairdryer
Bedroom
  • Linen
  • Alarm clock
Outdoors
  • Sun terrace
  • Terrace
Room Amenities
  • Clothes rack
Living Area
  • Seating Area
  • Desk
Media & Technology
  • iPod dock
  • TV
Food & Drink
  • Bar
Internet
WiFi is available in all areas and is free of charge.
Parking
Free private parking is possible on site (reservation is not needed).
    Services
    • Daily housekeeping
    • Shared lounge/TV area
    • Luggage storage
    • Express check-in/check-out
    • Laundry
      Additional charge
    General
    • Air conditioning
    • Non-smoking throughout
    • Carpeted
    • Heating
    • Ironing facilities
    • Non-smoking rooms
    • Iron
    Languages spoken
    • English

    Sustainable initiatives

    This property has taken steps to provide more sustainable and environmentally friendly travel

    House rules

    The Blue Bell at Arkendale takes special requests - add in the next step!

    Check-in

    From 15:00 to 21:00

    Check-out

    From 10:00 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.

    Children and beds

    Child policies

    Children are not allowed.

    Cot and extra bed policies

    Cots and extra beds are not available at this property.

    Age restriction

    The minimum age for check-in is 18

    Pets

    Pets are not allowed.

    Mastercard Visa American Express Cash The Blue Bell at Arkendale 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

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

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

    FAQs about The Blue Bell at Arkendale

    • The Blue Bell at Arkendale is 3.1 miles from the centre of Knaresborough. All distances are measured in straight lines. Actual travel distances may vary.

    • Room options at The Blue Bell at Arkendale include:

      • Double

    • The Blue Bell at Arkendale has 1 restaurant:

      • Restaurant

    • The prices at The Blue Bell at Arkendale 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 The Blue Bell at Arkendale is from 15:00, and check-out is until 11:00.

    • The Blue Bell at Arkendale offers the following activities / services (charges may apply):