BEST WESTERN Dower House Hotel & Spa

Address: Bond End, Knaresborough, North Yorkshire, England, HG5 9AL, United Kingdom | 3 star hotel
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This 3 star hotel, located on Bond End, Knaresborough, is near Mother Shipton's Cave and The Petrifying Well, Clifford's Tower, Royal Hall Theatre, and The Homestead.
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    Travel Blogs from Knaresborough

    First stop ....Wetherspoons!

    A travel blog entry by kirstytev on Nov 06, 2015

    3 photos

    Our holidays always seem to begin at Wetherspoons! Got dropped off by the in laws at the train station to start our adventure! And my bestie called in to see us off! Thanks so much dawn!! Pint of Guinness before the train to Manchester airport! We are so excited! And a little bit nervous to be fair. Not just for the 15 hour (!) flight either! It's such ...

    A flying visit to York

    A travel blog entry by sueknox on Oct 30, 2015

    3 comments, 30 photos

    ... York with 3 hours to get a sense of the city - thankfully, there was a luggage storage service close to the station, so I dropped the bags and hit the road.

    Walking the city wall is always an awesome experience - treading the paths of all kinds of ordinary people over the ages. Ruins have the same meditative effect on me - I just want to be there and imagine who else might have been where I am - I wonder what they might ...

    Did you say you're 101???!!

    A travel blog entry by sueknox on Oct 30, 2015

    1 comment, 5 photos

    ... the Waltons are likely to have attended was originally called Knaresborough Rural Grammar School, then it became Knaresborough Modern Grammar School and now it is called King James Grammar School. Next year, the school will celebrate, wait for it ..... 400 years!!!!!! I didn't get to even see the school - next time :-) The story goes that King James Grammar wanted to acquire the Knaresborough cricket club grounds, which ...

    On the Walton trail....

    A travel blog entry by sueknox on Oct 28, 2015

    1 comment, 21 photos

    Well, what an interesting two days!! Yesterday, the rain put a real dampener on my wanderings, so once I was completely soaked, I hid in the library where they have a few tables and chairs. There, I met Betty (and her sister Pauline) who has lived in Knaresborough all her life (Pauline has moved to Harrogate - fancy!). Betty's grandad worked at the mill!!! She really enjoyed sharing all about life in those days - she lived in Gracious Street (:-) They helped me find the way ...

    A Knaus in Knaresborough

    A travel blog entry by mariontrew on Nov 15, 2014

    1 comment, 3 photos

    ... when I decided to take Treacle for a walk up through the forest onto the moors. I misjudged the distance and it began to get dark and what had appeared to be a clear track on the map, turned out to be a confusing mess of winding narrow footpaths on the ground. The light was diminished in the forest so it was hard to see where I was going and I thought I was never going to get back. Of course I hadn't remembered to take my mobile and began to wish I ...