Dating back to the 15th century the Best Western Dower House & Spa is set in one acre of gardens in the traditional market town of Knaresborough in the heart of Yorkshire.
This 29 guest room hotel offers a warm and friendly welcome to business and leisure guests alike.
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Our award winning Storm Restaurant offers an excellent range of dishes and wines served in comfortable and relaxed surroundings and is one of the finest restaurants in the area.
The Imagine Health & Spa has an indoor pool, whirlpool, sauna, steam room and full gymnasium, it also offers guests the perfect place to relax after a busy day at work, walking in the Dales or wandering around Harrogate and the antique shops of York.
Together with our lounge and bar, both with crackling fires in the winter and our garden and terrace in the summer, the Best Western Dower House is an ideal base for your trip to the Harrogate area.
It is ideally located for access, being just three miles from the A1-M1 motorway and half an hour from Leeds Bradford airport. The major seaport of Hull is just 1one hour away and the town of Harrogate is just next door.
The hotel also offers conference and banqueting facilities for up to 70 people.
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Pets allowed with Restrictions Annex building only, 10 GBP per pet per night
We stayed here 3 nights and were very disappointed with our first night as the double room was tiny and very tired in decor. We complained and were moved to a a superb room which really exceeded our...
Guernsey, Channel Islands on 22-May-2018
Just returned from a weekend spa break which was excellent. The hotel staff were very friendly and attentive and the hotel room was nice. My mum and I both had a treatment in the spa and used the...
My friend and I planned a much needed day away from our families for a day of peace and pampering. We had a phone call 2 days prior to say that they were spa member down with an apology and option to...
Lancaster, United Kingdom on 13-May-2018
We were looking for a venue in Harrogate or nearby and looked at a number of Harrogate hotels from which none particularly stood out. As soon as we entered the Dower House we knew that this had to be...
By Philip L
We went here with a group of friends for lunch recently, having not been for a while. It was a bit of a let down as we had a nice soup to start with but it arrived very thick and not very hot. We...