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The New Hobbit

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Yorkshire, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This Hotel is spotless The Hotel food is first class The staff are exceptional A big thank you to all the staff for a fantastic relaxed stay at your Hotel they were very understanding to cater for my wife who is gluten free. The waitress who served our evening meal couldn't do enough to make our stay a pleasant won...

Thank Fastphill
Cockermouth, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Recently had a one night stay over with family attending a wedding Nearby. Very nice clean hotel with good bedrooms and very friendly staff. Good bar/Lounge and Restaurant serving excellent food. Would certainly recommend it and stay there again if ever back in the area

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Halifax, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I booked a large party at the Hobbit for the Sunday afternoon carvery and I was very pleased with everything , meat was plentiful 3 roasts on offer and numerous veg all cooked just right, all served up by a very accomodating chef. .Puddings were also absolutly delicious too we were with a very large party and everyone was more...

Thank linda k
Algorfa, Spain
Reviewed 17 February 2017

Modernized small hotel with a restaurant within the bar area. The staff were very friendly and efficient. The menu was based around good old fashioned cooking. The food was well cooked and presented. The ultimate test is would we visit again.......yes certainly

Thank Philip G
South East England, United Kingdom
Reviewed 13 February 2017

I have stayed here a number of times on business. The service is good, the food is excellent and has generous portions and the rooms are clean and well equipped. If you're staying in the area or you are looking for a nice meal with good views, you could do a lot worse. The only negative comments I can make...

1Thank Jonathan B
Reviewed 29 January 2017 via mobile

Nice friendly hotel with nice food. Stayed in room 8 which had a nice view (before the window filled with condensation), but there's an issue with the radiator, meaning the room is either sweltering hot, or freezing cold. There is no sound proofing and all the room doors 'catch'. This results in being woken several times during the night, hearing...

1Thank David S
Reviewed 28 January 2017 via mobile

Myself and my partner stayed for one night on 14th January. I picked this hotel for the great reviews. I chose the double with a view. When we arrived the car park was frozen and I nearly slipped coming out of the car park to the hotel. When we were showed our room it was ok but the so called...

4Thank Deborah S
Bristol, United Kingdom
Reviewed 11 January 2017

We booked three rooms for an overnight stay. This was so extended family could get together to meet even more family in Halifax. Climbing very steep hills from Sowerby Bridge to get to the property we were rewarded with magnificent views of the valley to the front of the property. Plenty of off road parking which was free. Greeting by...

1Thank Nick S
Reviewed 8 January 2017 via mobile

We visited The New Hobbit on a Sunday afternoon and didn't book. This place is stunning in terms of decor and cleanliness. The staff are as welcoming and inviting as the log burning fire is, and the food matched all the features that this hidden gem has to offer. Will be visiting again!

1Thank Mark R
Reviewed 15 December 2016

Myself and my partner headed to The New Hobbit this last Sunday for my Birthday weekend and I have to say - we were treated to a first class experience. Not only was the food in the restaurant fantastic but the staff were incredibly friendly and attentive and really went the extra mile - so much so that they treated...

1Thank Lauren Eve P
TheNewHobbit, General Manager at The New Hobbit, responded to this review

I'd just like to say a big thank you for your review. I have made sure your comments have been shared with our team, especially Claire and Sarah who concocted your Birthday dessert! I'm so glad we helped make your weekend special and I hope we see you again soon :)

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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Banquet Room

Additional Information about The New Hobbit

Address: The Hobbit Hob Lane, Sowerby Bridge HX6 3QL, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Yorkshire > West Yorkshire > Sowerby Bridge
Price Range: ₹ 5,073 - ₹ 7,282 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — The New Hobbit 4*
Number of rooms: 14
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See which rooms travellers prefer

“Ask for a bedroom to the front overlooking the valley”
 of 5 bubbles NickS66, 11 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Room 4 had no heating, room 2 from previous reviewer is the same.”
  • The heating
 of 5 bubbles bmurray67, 29 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Go somewhere else !”
 of 5 bubbles L6262NCjohnr, 19 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Don;t forget to tell 'em you are 60 (assuming you are, of course).”
 of 5 bubbles johneB2806WS, 6 Aug 2016 | Read review
“I've not had one yet that is anything other than quiet and comfortable. Personally, I wouldn't sweat room choice too much.”
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 of 5 bubbles UK49er, 10 Jul 2016 | Read review
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