Hotel du Vin and Bistro

Prospect Place, Harrogate, North Yorkshire, England, HG1 1LB, United Kingdom | Hotel
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Last day in England

A travel blog entry by terry-christina

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We left our lovely York apartment around 11am and drove through the lush, soft countryside to Hull. Some farmers have harvested and rolled their first crop of hay already, the wheat is ripening and strawberries and aspasagus are for sale in the farm shops. As well, cherries will be early this year, but I will miss out. The roadsides and roundabouts are thick with flowers.

Our lunch in Hull was typically English - Terry had a bacon ...

A couple of nights in York

A travel blog entry by mortlipp

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... to find the info centre. On the advice of the woman in the centre we headed to the Minster for Evensong, which was amazing - a choir and organist and seats in the central section of the Minster for the service. We didn't know what to do with all the standing and sitting and praying but followed other's movements and managed not to do anything out of place. Our second and only full day in York Ron and I checked out the Newgate market and bought supplies for lunch ...

Wonders of Britain & Ireland - Day 10

A travel blog entry by gaeburnett

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... and I had a pint of Apple cider. Very nice indeed. After dinner went for a walk on the wall. Built of stone in the 13th century and found the grave of Dick Turpin - famous highwayman and horse thief. York Minster Cathedral was just amazing ...

A very English day

A travel blog entry by terry-christina

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... which is probably why they lost that battle and William became King.

Next stop was Yorkshire Lavender in the Howardian Hills near Terrington. The grounds and gardens were gorgeous, and there was a fantastic shop where I didn't buy anything. Unfortunately the lavender won't be in flower for a several weeks, but many other flowers were in bloom.

A few miles down the road was the magnificent Castle Howard, completed in 1712, and one of ...

The Panto, a Giant and a man in drag

A travel blog entry by shutrbug

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... online)

  • The leading male character is traditionally played by a young woman, usually in tight-fitting male garments that make her female charms evident.
  • An older woman ( often the hero's mother) is usually played by a man.
  • Risqué jokes, often wringing innuendo out of perfectly innocent phrases. This is, in theory, over the heads of the children in the ...

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This hotel, located on Prospect Place, Harrogate, is near Harrogate Turkish Baths and Health Spa, Clifford's Tower, Royal Hall Theatre, and The Homestead.
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    Historical Traveler Reviews Hotel du Vin and Bistro Harrogate

    Loved Hotel du Vin

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    Booked last minute (same day!), this was without doubt the best hotel we have ever stayed in: the receptionists and bistro staff were efficient but friendly and, as one reviewer said, "without attitude"; our room was not the largest ever (exec room) but was superbly equipped with an extremely comfortable bed. The absolute highlight however, was the bathroom: roomy with deep roll-top bath and an incredible walk-in shower.

    So enjoyed staying at Hotel du Vin and Bistro

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    A lovely hotel in a great location we would return here in a heartbeat.

    The room and especially the bathroom was very high specification and really luxurious. The Bistro food was also excellent. If I had to find anything I would change it would be the reception desk area which wasnt clearly defined. We had a suite at the top of the hotel (Tattinger Room )which overlooked the Stray (Green common land). It was just lovely.

    Brilliant, I want to go back NOW!

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    Hotel is situated in a lovely part of Harrogate, the reception area beautiful and the room which was just a standard was fabulous. Lovely view of the front, big comfy bed, roll top bath and massive shower. They invite you to take the big bottles of shower gel and shampoo, mini bar reasonable in cost and well stocked. We had a meal in the bistro which although very busy was good. Chateaubriand was lovely. The bar was a little too busy with an older version of Footballers Wives but ok. Breakfast in the morning was excellent - huge choice. Only complaint was the receptionist tried to charge us an extra £40 but it was soon rectified.

    I want to try all the other Hotel Du Vin's now!

    What a wonderful hotel

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    We stayed at the HdV Harrogate in June, 05 and what a pleasure it was. Arrival late Saturday meant that the parking spaces were already full but we did get the last space outside the hotel entrance. Throughout the stay the staff were helpful and friendly with no "attitude" that a swish hotel sometimes brings. We stayed in a standard double one night and in the fantastic Dom Perignon loft the next. Both rooms were lovely, modern and had small touches which were appreciated. In room tea/coffee, proper kettle, nice big mugs, fresh milk, a huge selection of teas, decent prices on the mini bar items, fluffy duvet/towels, nice bathroom products, flat screen TV's with DVD player and the hugest shower head I've ever seen. The loft of course had double rolltop baths and walk through double showers. The 10 foot bed was a little OTT but fun for the novelty factor. We had one meal in the bistro and thought it was very good. The bar was a little busy with locals on the Saturday night however there was plenty of room in the cellar snug downstairs for us to relax on comfy sofa's and enjoy our wine. All in all, highly recommended.

    Fab suite!

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    We stayed in one of the suites, and the room was amazing! Bar was disappointing though, really uncomfortable bar stools, and not really suitable for a relaxed pre or post dinner drink. Bar staff were harrassed during busier time mid evening. Service at the restaurant was excellent, but food was disappointing, particularly the dreadful chips!

    Birthday Treat

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    My husband arranged a weekend in Harrogate and a night in this hotel as a Birthday treat and what a treat it was. On arrival we were very impressed by the beautiful gardens at the front of the hotel and were given a reserved parking spot directly outside the front door. We couldn't check into our room until 3pm so left our baggage in the beautiful and stylish reception. Later we checked into the fantastic Moet loft suite with a 10ft wide bed, double roll top baths and walk through shower, WOW !

    Very enjoyable stay.

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    We stayed in September 2004. The booking was done by internet and was professionally handled. Staff were very helpful even sending a Bistro menu to look at when we reserved a table for dinner. The arrival is a little awkward as parking is limited but staff were helpful in getting a space behind the hotel. Our room was very spacious and comfortable although the hallways and stairs are quite small but that is part of the hotel charm. The bed was large and very comfortable. The bathroom was also spacious with the best shower we experienced on our vacation throughout England and Wales . The food in the Bistro was superb although the service was a little eratic. The serving staff seemed to get confused as to who was handling our table. Overall a very pleasurable stay with no bad surprises and worth the price. We would definitley return.

    Great room

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    we stayed at the hotel Du Vin in september 2004.

    Our room was fabulous.It had an enormous bed, plasma screen T.V., double roll top baths and a walk in monsoon shower.What more could any one want!!!

    Also food in restuarant was good and staff were helful.we recommend that everyone should stay their at least once in their life...

    OK but not great !

    from

    Having stayed at the Tunbridge Wells & Winchester, Hotel du Vin we were slightly disappointed with the Harrogate hotel. The lift was out of order, there was a power cut and the fire alarm went off and no apologies were made. We felt the hotel rested on its laurels. Not so sure on the overall layout of the hotel as the front door leads straight into the lounging area which on windy cold day can be very uncomfortable for those sitting down. The food and wine were great and the rooms were super. Overall we enjoyed the stay but lots of little niggles made it rather annoying.

    A welcome addition to the HDV family

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    I booked the HdV Harrogate as a wedding present for my sister soon after the hotel opened. The top loft suite is amazing and very cool!! with double baths, double showers, 8ft bed, 42inch plasma tv etc etc The staff were friendly and helpful and let me view the rooms to decide. My sis and her new hubby thought that it was a top wedding gift and also said that the bistro was excellent.

    TripAdvisor Reviews Hotel du Vin and Bistro Harrogate

    4.00 of 5 stars Excellent