Situated between the Yorkshire Moors and Yorkshire Dales National Parks, this hotel is listed as one of England's oldest coaching inns and overlooks the cobbled market place in Thirsk. The Golden Fleece is a comfortable hotel with individually designed en suite rooms equipped with amenities to make you feel at home. Food is home-cooked using local produce, and the service is relaxed and friendly. The hotel is well-located for exploring the North Yorkshire countryside by foot or by car. The area is home to Aysgarth Falls, Sutton Bank and the World of James Herriot, and you can visit the beautiful Fountains Abbey or Castle Howard. Thirsk Train Station is located just 1.3 miles from the property and offers regular services to London and the North East.

Couples particularly like the location — they rated it 9.6 for a two-person trip.

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Property highlights

Top location: Highly rated by recent guests (9.6)

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 large double bed
1 large double bed
2 single beds
2 single beds
1 double bed
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Guest reviews

Categories:

Staff
9.3
Facilities
8.7
Cleanliness
8.9
Comfort
9.0
Value for money
8.4
Location
9.6
Free WiFi
8.0
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See what guests loved the most:

  • Ewen
    United Kingdom United Kingdom
    The site in centre of Thirsk and the look and feel of The Golden Fleece are excellent. Quality of the food great and the staff were brilliant.
  • J
    Jackie
    United Kingdom United Kingdom
    The breakfast was really lovely. Top quality ingredients and lovely and hot.
  • Maureen
    United Kingdom United Kingdom
    Perfect breakfast provided us with precisely the breakfast requested with a smile x

Hotel surroundings

Restaurants
1 restaurant on site

  • The Golden Fleece Eatery & Coffee House
    • Cuisine
      British • International • European
    • Open for
      Brunch • Lunch • Dinner • High tea • Cocktail hour
    • Ambiance
      Family friendly • Modern
    • Dietary options
      Vegetarian • Vegan • Gluten-free • Dairy-free

Facilities of The Golden Fleece Hotel, Thirsk, North Yorkshire
Great facilities! Review score, 8.7

Most popular facilities
  • Free parking
  • Free WiFi
  • Restaurant
  • Family rooms
  • Facilities for disabled guests
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Room service
  • Tea/coffee maker in all rooms
  • Bar
Bathroom
  • Toilet paper
  • Towels
  • Bath or shower
  • Slippers
  • Private bathroom
  • Toilet
  • Free toiletries
  • Bathrobe
  • Hairdryer
  • Shower
Bedroom
  • Linen
  • Wardrobe or closet
Outdoors
  • Outdoor furniture
  • Sun terrace
Kitchen
  • Coffee machine
  • Electric kettle
Room Amenities
  • Socket near the bed
  • Clothes rack
Pets
Pets are allowed on request. Charges may be applicable.
Living Area
  • Desk
Media & Technology
  • Flat-screen TV
  • Satellite channels
  • Radio
  • Telephone
  • TV
Food & Drink
  • Coffee house on site
  • Fruits
    Additional charge
  • Wine/champagne
    Additional charge
  • Kid-friendly buffet
  • Kid meals
    Additional charge
  • Special diet menus (on request)
  • Bar
  • Tea/Coffee maker
Internet
WiFi is available in public areas and is free of charge.
Parking
Free private parking is possible on site (reservation is not possible).
  • Street parking
  • Accessible parking
Reception services
  • Luggage storage
  • Express check-in/check-out
  • 24-hour front desk
Entertainment and family services
  • Board games/puzzles
Cleaning services
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Ironing service
    Additional charge
  • Dry cleaning
    Additional charge
  • Laundry
    Additional charge
Business facilities
  • Fax/photocopying
    Additional charge
  • Meeting/banquet facilities
    Additional charge
Safety & security
  • Fire extinguishers
  • CCTV in common areas
  • Smoke alarms
  • Key access
  • 24-hour security
General
  • Pet bowls
  • Shared lounge/TV area
  • Designated smoking area
  • Non-smoking throughout
  • Allergy-free room
  • Wake-up service
  • Heating
  • Packed lunches
  • Carpeted
  • Fan
  • Family rooms
  • Ironing facilities
  • Facilities for disabled guests
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Iron
  • Room service
Accessibility
  • Lower bathroom sink
  • Higher level toilet
  • Toilet with grab rails
  • Wheelchair accessible
  • Upper floors accessible by stairs only
Languages spoken
  • English

Property practice

This property has told us they implemented a practice in one of these categories: waste, water, energy and greenhouse gases, destination and community, and nature.

House rules

The Golden Fleece Hotel, Thirsk, North Yorkshire takes special requests - add in the next step!

Check-in

From 15:00 to 22:00

Check-out

From 07:30 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 of any age are welcome.

Children 13 years and above will be charged as adults at this property.

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

0 - 2 years
Cot upon request
£10 per stay

Prices for cots are not included in the total price, and will have to be paid for separately during your stay.

The number of cots allowed is dependent on the option you choose. Please check your selected option for more information.

There are no extra beds available at this property.

All cots are subject to availability.

Age restriction

The minimum age for check-in is 18

Pets

Pets are allowed on request. Charges may be applicable.

Groups

When booking more than 8 rooms, different policies and additional supplements may apply.

Maestro Mastercard Visa American Express Cash is not accepted The Golden Fleece Hotel, Thirsk, North Yorkshire 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

Children are allowed on request. Contact property with your requirements. Additional fees apply.

Pets are allowed on request. Contact property for further details. Additional fees apply.

When booking for 8 persons or more, different policies and additional supplements will apply.

Pets are allowed in the classic rooms on request. Additional fees apply, please contact property in advance to ensure a pet-friendly room is allocated.

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

FAQs about The Golden Fleece Hotel, Thirsk, North Yorkshire

  • Check-in at The Golden Fleece Hotel, Thirsk, North Yorkshire is from 15:00, and check-out is until 11:00.

  • The prices at The Golden Fleece Hotel, Thirsk, North Yorkshire may vary depending on your stay (e.g. dates you select, hotel's policy etc.). See the prices by entering your dates.

  • The Golden Fleece Hotel, Thirsk, North Yorkshire offers the following activities / services (charges may apply):

    • The Golden Fleece Hotel, Thirsk, North Yorkshire is 100 yards from the centre of Thirsk. All distances are measured in straight lines. Actual travel distances may vary.

    • Room options at The Golden Fleece Hotel, Thirsk, North Yorkshire include:

      • Double
      • Twin

    • The Golden Fleece Hotel, Thirsk, North Yorkshire has 1 restaurant:

      • The Golden Fleece Eatery & Coffee House