16th Century hotel in Skipton surrounded by countryside views. Bed and breakfast accommodation with a relaxed, quality restaurant. Wedding license & meeting rooms.
A 16th Century Hotel, located in the heart of Wharfedale surronded by spectacular scenery. All 25 bedrooms individually designed with Molton Brown products, dressing gowns, selection of refreshments, CD player and fab views, if your looking for a non-corporate and totally un-stuffy hotel then the 'Lion' is for you! A brigade of Chefs work hard to produce a seasonal menu which prides itself on sourcing local produce, expect to see, Game, fish, sea food and delicious puds. Walking, cycling, fishing, shooting and site seeing galore!
The main bar, serving a superb selection of cask conditioned Real Ales and fine wines, incorporates the original 16th Century structure of the Ferrymans Inn. An extensive brasserie menu is also available featuring game in season from the nearby estates, and local produce including local cheeses, lamb, fish and beef. Guests will love our imaginative Award Wining AA Rosette restaurant which has seasonally changing menus, using only the finest ingredients, culminating in a dining experience with a difference!
All our bedrooms are individually designed and furnished, combining ancient and modern amenities. Relax and enjoy gleaming bathrooms, romantic Victorian brass beds, beamed ceilings and antique furniture. Our honeymoon suites are luxuriously romantic with log fires. Most of the rooms also offer wonderful views to the river and the fells beyond. 14 en-suite bedrooms and 3 delightful upside down cottages situated on the riverbank which are ideal for couples or families. All cottages sleep four and are available for weekly lets, short breaks out of season, and also as serivced accommodation with all meals been taken in the hotel.
The Red Lion Hotel does both wedding and conference events with style, and is fully licensed for civil wedding ceremonies. The hotel sits on the banks of the River Wharfe, with lawns and terraces which are the perfect backdrop for wedding photography. The Riverside room, terrace Room and the garden Room are all licenced for civil ceremonies. The three interconnecting suites will accommodate an intimate 10 to a full 130 guests. The rooms have direct access onto our newly extended riverside terrace. We're perfect for conference events also. The main conference room has recently been rebuilt and refurbished, using traditional materials and incorporating a log fire. Aside from the main hotel is an independent suite, with total privacy. It can comfortably take up to 80 delegates in a theatre style. The hotel also offers many special breaks and deals, plus themed breaks such as shooting breaks, and there is extensive fishing available near the hotel from Barden Bridge to the stepping stones at Linton.