Overlooking the market square in horse racing capital Middleham, the Richard III Hotel dates from the 17th Century and is within easy reach of Richard's famous Middleham Castle. Dogs are warmly welcomed in rooms and in the bar - we're the perfect gateway into the Yorkshire Dales National Park and just a stone's throw from the market town of Leyburn.
Delicious food and real ales are served all day on Friday, Saturday and Sunday - pre-booking for our popular Sunday lunch is recommended. Relax in front of real fires, in a friendly welcoming atmosphere or enjoy a drink in our outdoor seating area on warmer days. Private dining and meeting room facilities are also available in a charming rural village setting yet just off the A1 motorway.
Six uniquely themed guest rooms are available all with en-suite facilities. Three guest rooms are to the front and three to the rear (one room is supposed to be haunted - feel free to book this room if you dare!
Each room includes a flat-screen TV, complimentary toiletries, bottles of water and free WiFi. Breakfast is fully inclusive in room rates, and we'll happily supply extra beds for families in our Richard III Room and The Stable Room.
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Enjoy hearty, locally sourced food in bar and dining areas. Choose from our daily specials board - lunch and evening meal menus are available. Our meats are sourced locally from our butcher and most food is homemade including our popular homemade chips and speciality pies.
A tempting Sunday Lunch menu is available each week (pre-booking recommended), and the relaxing bar area is well stocked with a range of wines, beers, ciders, spirits and local Yorkshire real ales including Wensleydale, Theakstons and Black Sheep. (We also serve Barista coffees with a muffin, tea cake or scone).
Stay 3 nights and get the third night half price! Treat yourself and book a winter escape in the Yorkshire Dales - our winter Sunday to Thursday - 3 night breaks including dinner, B&B are from just £99 per person based on 2 guests sharing a double room.
Middleham in Wensleydale sits between the River Cover and the River Ure, only 2 miles from the bustling market town of Leyburn.