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The Unicorn

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  • Excellent43%
  • Very good40%
  • Average11%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
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“no lift”(66 reviews)
“market square”(91 reviews)
Free Wifi
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Breakfast included
2.0 Star Hotel
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Reviewed 6 days ago

Lovely place to stay .. rooms were clean and cosy .. staff were very friendly and helpful .. drinks were very reasonable .. and the breakfast was great .. it's in the middle of Ripon so easy to get to everywhere .. would defiantly recommend...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

My hubby and I stayed here on a Saturday in January. The location of the Unicorn is great as your right on the market square but if you need parking then its the Sainbury's car park is right around the back at £2.50 for 24...More

Thank Mandy M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Called in for lunch yesterday . Went to the bar to place lunch order it wasn't particularly busy and waited to be served. A customer in front of me was querying her order saying she had been overcharged by a £1 and the server was...More

Thank hopey09
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stayed there 3rd Jan for one night. We are both disabled and when we asked were told there were a few steps up to the rooms. It was quite a climb. The room was comfortable and it was a pleasant stay and we would...More

Thank shelnor
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The staff here are very professional.the rooms are cosy.the hotel's is right on the square and handy for everything.like the fact if you are in a group you can all meet up for drinks and food downstairs in the pub.

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JulieIles
5 July 2017|
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Response from Bill J | Property representative |
Hi. If you can get in our car park it is free of charge but it is very limited and let on a first come first served basis. However, the public car park to the rear of the Sainsburys supermarket is just next door to us and is... More
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davy w
15 May 2017|
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Thanks for your question. Sorry but no dogs are not allowed in the hotel.
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Ruthchristina22
30 March 2017|
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Response from Bill J | Property representative |
Hi. yes we have secure storage for bikes. Regards Bill
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Room Tips
"not room 201 , small attic room and very cramped and dark."
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"Ask for floor 2 or 3 overlooking the market square. Not room 204 (dingy at the back)"
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"Maybe a room at the front would give a better view"
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"Rooms at the side are Quiet-No lift so top floor a no no"
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