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“Another Stay at the Carlton Lodge”
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The Carlton Lodge
Ranked #9 of 15 Helmsley B&B and Inns
Wakefield
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“Another Stay at the Carlton Lodge”
Reviewed 15 July 2011

The title says it all, ANOTHER stay at the Carlton Lodge.
It’s not often we ‘go back’ to the same digs, but the Carlton Lodge is one exception. It is an ideal base for those holidaying in and around Helmsley. The rooms are exceptionally comfortable, and I thoroughly recommend forking out that little bit extra for their ‘Superior’ Rooms (unlike a previous contributor!)
The place is (deservedly) rated as four star silver; there is plenty of on-site (free) parking, free wi-fi, superb facilities (the en-suites have shower, not bath – but don’t let this put you off), there is a residents’ lounge, although the rooms we have stayed in are so large we didn't need it, a well-stocked welcome tray.
The breakfasts are renowned, and it’s no surprise, a more than adequate cereal/ fruit etc bar, followed by a cooked breakfast to die for….do not miss the ‘Full English’, locally sourced produce cooked to perfection!!! And served with smooth and calming efficiency by mine (mein?)-host, Chris. No doubt, in the background, mine-hostess Margaret is paddling away furiously beneath the calm!!
The location is just a few hundred yards from Helmsley Market Square – so if you want an evening meal, you don’t even have to take the car.
Remember, it is no longer a hotel, which means that it doesn’t have a bar, or a restaurant, but it truly is one of the best ‘B & B’s’ in which we have stayed! And the pubs and restaurants are but a few minute’s walk away!!
Listen, you don’t need me to eulogise further, visit the website http://carlton-lodge.com/ .

  • Stayed July 2011, travelled with family
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Reviewed 3 July 2011

Beautiful house on the edge of this quaint little town. Host was most welcoming, room was tasteful, very clean and comfortable. The breakfasts were excellent. All in all, a wonderful place to stay. Highly recommended!!!

  • Stayed July 2011, travelled as a couple
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Portland, Oregon
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 June 2011

I was directed to the Carlton Lodge by locals in the pub. Fortunately, I got the last room for the night. My single room was very small but clean, comfortable and well equipped. The owner/manager took me to see it before registering, which I appreciated. The staff was very friendly and welcoming. The breakfast was excellent. This facility is located in the heart of Helmsley, making it well suited for walking around the village and enjoying the atmosphere and architecture. Compared to better known and much more expensive local alternatives such as the Black Swan, the Carlton Lodge is an excellent bargain.

  • Stayed May 2011, travelled solo
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Bristol, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 28 May 2011

In a very convenient location close to the town but on the main road.Traffic noise could be a problem in the busy season. Has off road private parking. The B&B is a converted old hotel with an attractive exterior but the interior is rather dated and tired looking including the bedroom/bathroom. We stayed in the superior en suite double room. It is spacious,clean,comfortable but nothing "superior" about it.
It was not particularly welcoming or friendly and the breakfast was fairly standard.
For a good evening meal try the Feather Inn in the main square.

Room Tip: Not worth paying extra for the superior room.
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  • Stayed May 2011, travelled as a couple
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Matlock, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 6 May 2011

Spacious room, tastefully furnished. Doggie friendly. Efficient and friendly welcome. Check out their website--it does exactly what it says on the tin!

  • Stayed April 2011, travelled as a couple
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Additional Information about The Carlton Lodge

Property: The Carlton Lodge
Address: Bondgate, Helmsley YO62 5EY, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Yorkshire > North Yorkshire > Helmsley
Amenities:
Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking
Hotel Style:
Ranked #9 of 15 B&Bs / Inns in Helmsley
Price range (per night): ₹ 7,279 - ₹ 15,562
Number of rooms: 8
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
Nestling on the edge of the historic Market (Friday) Town of Helmsley the Carlton Lodge Award Winning Guest Accommodation operates under a sustainable visitor charter awarded by the North York Moors National Park.Spectacular scenery surrounds Helmsley and the Carlton Lodge, which is ideally placed to explore the Moors, historic York, the east coast resorts of Whitby, Scarborough, Robin Hoods Bay and the Yorkshire Dales. ... more   less 
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