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Houston, Texas
Reviewed 26 June 2016

The food here is consistently good. The menu is varied and interesting and the services is consistent. Have not yet stayed in the rooms but am told they are equally good. The location is querky and atmospheric opposite the ruined abbey

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EnglishHeritageTA, Manager at The Abbey Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for your lovely review about our food and service i hope we gave you a yorkshire welcome. Please do come and stay in one of our lovley rooms maybe pick one of the rooms with views of the abbey, and then enjoy a day out or long walk after one of our yorkshire breakfasts at one of our...

Pickering, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 June 2016 via mobile

Always go her for a cream tea when in the area. The staff are really lovely and friendly. The tea room is well presented with nice furnishings. Fresh flowers on the tables. We had a cream tea costing £6.95 each. You get a scone tasty strawberry jam and cream plus a slice of any cake you would like from a...

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EnglishHeritageTA, Manager at The Abbey Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for your lovely review, i am so pleased you enjoyed your cream tea, and thank you for letting other customers know how good we are. We do hope to see you again very soon.

Leeds, United Kingdom
Reviewed 25 May 2016

We enjoyed our first visit so much that we returned last weekend for another stay in the Byland Suite at the Tea Rooms. We were welcomed by the lovely staff, nothing is too much trouble for Karen and her team, from booking a table at the local pub, to delivering Afternoon Tea in our room. The breakfast was delicious and...

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EnglishHeritageTA, Manager at The Abbey Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for your lovely review, so pleased you liked your stay in the Byland Suite, we always try to give a Yorkshire welcome here at the Abbey inn and my job is to look after our guests. I do hope you will come back and stay with us very soon thank you for your custome. Karen

Worcester, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 May 2016

We had the place to ourselves throughout our stay, the peace and quiet an added bonus. Despite this the staff could not do enough to make our stay comfortable. Our room lacked a good view of the abbey ruins but that spared us the floodlighting. With a large, airy bathroom and excellent facilities it was all we could desire. Breakfasts...

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EnglishHeritageTA, Manager at The Abbey Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for your review and it is nice to hear you had a lovely stay here with us, i do hope you will come back again and stay with us.

London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 April 2016

We have booked all three suites at the Byland Abbey Inn for my wedding in July this year and have been visiting the tea rooms regularly for either morning bacon sandwiches after church or afternoon tea on our way home from York. The location is stunning, the produce is scrummy, fresh, local and homemade and the team go above and...

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EnglishHeritageTA, Manager at The Abbey Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for your lovely review we are so pleased you enjoyed your christening party and we look forward to seeing you in July and extending our Yorkshire welcome for your wedding.

Doncaster, England, United Kingdom
Reviewed 5 January 2016

Stayed two nights in the Kilburn Room at The Abbey Inn. The room was lovely and the en suite bathroom was really roomy. Despite the rain on the first day we really enjoyed our stay, and Karen, the manager, took the time to answer all our queries on the history of the area, in addition to providing excellent breakfasts. The...

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EnglishHeritageTA, Manager at The Abbey Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for your lovely review and i am really pleased you enjoyed your stay with us and sampling our local pub. I was very happy to help, if you would like to come and stay again please give me a ring.

Reviewed 29 December 2015

My partner and I recently stayed in the Byland Suite and wow what a fabulous room and view of the Abbey.......Perfect location, value for money and Karen, our host, made us very welcome. Stayed at Byland Inn because The Black Swan, Oldstead was fully booked and only a mile away we were able to enjoy another fantastic meal at The...

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EnglishHeritageTA, Manager at The Abbey Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for your lovely review of your stay with us at the Inn, it was nice to hear you enjoyed your stay and your meal at the Black Swan. Please come and stay with us again if you are eating in the area. Lovely Residents.

leeds
Reviewed 1 December 2015

I visited The Byland Abbey Inn with my 2 childhood friends to celebrate our 50th Birthdays we stayed in the Byland Room and I would highly recommend it. We were met by Karen the manager who is very lovely whilst still remaining very professional. Karen showed us to our room and when the door was opened we were met with...

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EnglishHeritageTA, Manager at The Abbey Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for you lovely review we really enjoyed having all 3 of you, it was an absolute delight from start to finish please come back and see us very soon.

Reviewed 30 October 2015 via mobile

We stopped here for refreshment prior to visiting the abbey itself. Coffee was lovely, the size of the cake portion was something to behold, and the fruit scone was out of this world (luckily we had our straight from the oven). Not the cheapest place but worth a visit. Quite fancy giving the b&b a go.

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Reviewed 25 October 2015

Was originally hoping to stay here but couldn't get a room. Popped in for some lunch after visiting Byland Abbey. I love the view of the Abbey from the windows. Food was very nice! Ideal place for something to eat after visiting the Abbey; I think it is run by English Heritage, which makes sense.

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EnglishHeritageTA, Manager at The Abbey Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for leaving your nice comments and sorry to hear you were unable to book into our bed and breakfast rooms but we are glad you visited our tearooms. We have rooms available in December and January so please don't hesitate and get in touch with us for those months or any other dates. We look forward to welcoming...

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Abbey Inn is steeped in history - from evidence of a medieval hostelry beneath its foundations to the current building made from 'borrowed' stones from the ruins of Byland Abbey. Now imaginatively restored from its origins as an 19th century farmhouse, the Inn has been fully refurbished and furnished to create a wonderfully eclectic mix of old style architecture with modern amenities and facilities. We offer our guests a choice of three individually designed bedrooms - the Byland Suite, the Mouseman bedroom and the Kilburn bedroom. All with spacious en-suite bathrooms and lovely views. Our tearoom is dedicated to providing high quality food using fresh local ingredients. Yorkshire produces some of the finest food and drink in the country and we aim to offer you some of the best. Abbey Inn is nestled quietly at the foot of the Hambleton Hills, surrounded by the ruins of Byland Abbey and beautiful open countryside. ... more   less 

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Address: Byland Abbey, Coxwold YO61 4BD, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Yorkshire > North Yorkshire > Coxwold
Price Range: ₹ 9,062 - ₹ 14,633 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 3
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See which rooms travellers prefer

“The Kilburn room suffers from an unbearable reverberating humming noise.”
 of 5 bubbles MoMoLeeds, 27 Nov 2016 | Read review
“The Mouseman Room is gorgeous - beautifully decorated (the bathroom too) and with a fabulous abbey view.”
 of 5 bubbles AlisonM78, 22 Aug 2016 | Read review
“The Byland Suite has beautiful window seats where the views are spectacular, overlooking Byland Abbey.”
 of 5 bubbles AnneCarmel, 25 May 2016 | Read review
“If it's available the Byland Suite is really special”
 of 5 bubbles rachelhF9987JT, 2 Apr 2016 | Read review
“Every room offers something unique but the Byland Room offers stunning views of Byland Abbey.”
 of 5 bubbles LeedsWhaleshark, 1 Dec 2015 | Read review
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