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The Welford
4 stars

The Welford

27 Franklin Road, Harrogate, HG1 5ED, United Kingdom
Harrogate, United Kingdom
See location+44 142 356 6041
From
$187
Cheapest

rate per night

9.7
Excellent
based on 500 reviews
500 reviews
Room type
Provider
Nightly total
Double room

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About The Welford

  • Guesthouse Room / Entire Guesthouse
    The comforts of home away from home
In a Victorian terrace, The Welford offers locally sourced breakfasts and cosy rooms with free Wi-Fi. The hotel is situated in the heart of Harrogate, 5 minutes’ walk from Harrogate Railway Station. The traditional bedrooms at Welford are individually decorated, and each has a flat-screen TV and tea/coffee facilities. Rooms also feature private bathrooms with hairdryers and free toiletries. Hearty full English breakfasts are served daily in the elegant dining room at The Welford. Breakfasts include homemade sausages and free range eggs, and light continental options are also available. The family-run Welford Guest House is just a 2-minute walk from Betty’s Tea Room and the Harrogate International Conference Centre. The stylish Montpellier Quarter is a 10-minute walk, and guests receive free parking permits for nearby street parking.

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Amenities at The Welford

  • Adults only
  • Tea/coffee maker
  • Flat-screen TV
  • TV
  • Wi-Fi
  • Pets allowed on request. Charges may apply.
  • Spa
  • Hairdryer
  • No smoking
  • Wake-up service

Basics

  • Wi-Fi
  • Body soap
  • Linens
  • Towels
  • Fire extinguisher
  • Shampoo
  • Smoke alarms
  • Heating
  • Dustbins
  • Conditioner

Accessibility and suitability

  • No smoking
  • Pets allowed on request. Charges may apply.
  • Adults only
  • Upper floors accessible by stairs
  • Designated smoking area

Bathroom

  • Hairdryer
  • Shared toilet
  • Shower
  • Private bathroom
  • Walk-in shower

Media and entertainment

  • Flat-screen TV
  • Shared lounge/TV area
  • TV

Dining

  • Wine glasses
  • Electric kettle
  • Tea/coffee maker

Bedroom

  • Wardrobe or closet
  • Alarm clock

Things to do

  • Hiking
  • Cycling

Outdoor

  • Garden

Laundry

  • Iron and ironing board

General

  • Carpeted

Services and conveniences

  • Wake-up service

Spa

  • Spa

Reviews of The Welford

9.7
Wonderful500 verified reviews
20.3Couples
10.7Solo
3.5Families
4.7Friends

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What can I expect from the breakfast at The Welford?

You can expect a superb breakfast with plenty of choice, including delicious homemade sausages made by Richard on the premises. The hosts, Richard and Judy, are known for their warm and welcoming service.

Is parking available at The Welford?

The property offers street parking, although it may not always be easy to find. However, a parking disc is provided each day to assist with parking in the area.

What are the highlights of the rooms at The Welford?

The rooms are spotless, comfortable, and well-decorated. Guests have praised the comfortable beds and the cleanliness of the rooms.

When is the best time to visit The Welford?

The high season at The Welford is in May, offering a great time to experience the excellent breakfast, friendly hosts, and the central location near the town center and various attractions.

What are the unique offerings of The Welford?

The hosts, Richard and Judy, go above and beyond to make guests feel welcome and provide helpful information about the surrounding area. Additionally, the property offers a warm and welcoming atmosphere.

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Opt for a Room with a View

Several guests mentioned that the views from the rooms were spectacular. Opting for a room with a balcony facing the fountain comes highly recommended.

Consider Room Size

Some guests found the rooms to be on the smaller side, so if space is a priority for you, consider inquiring about room sizes or upgrading to a larger room.

Enjoy the Homemade Sausages

Many guests raved about the delicious homemade sausages served at breakfast, so be sure to try them during your stay.

Take Advantage of the Central Location

The hotel's central location makes it convenient for exploring the town center, restaurants, and attractions, all within walking distance.

Engage with the Friendly Hosts

The hosts, Richard and Judy, were praised for their warm and welcoming demeanor. Take the opportunity to engage with them for local tips and a personalized experience.

Check Room Amenities

Some guests mentioned that the TV in the room could be larger and positioned higher on the wall, so if TV size and placement are important to you, it's worth checking with the hotel.

Consider Breakfast Timing

If you prefer a later breakfast, note that some guests found the breakfast timing a bit early for a weekend, while others appreciated it as a refreshing start to the day.

Inquire about Mobility Accessibility

If you have mobility difficulties, the staff are noted to be extremely helpful, so don't hesitate to inquire about any specific needs or accommodations.

Explore Nearby Attractions

The hotel is located near various attractions, including the Harrogate Convention Centre, Turkish Baths and Health Spa, and Valley Gardens, offering plenty of options for nearby exploration.

Pet-Friendly Accommodation

The hotel allows pets on request, making it a convenient option for those traveling with furry companions. Be sure to inquire about any applicable charges.

Location

27 Franklin Road, Harrogate, HG1 5ED

What's nearby

  • Harrogate Convention Centre158 m
  • Harrogate Theatre333 m
  • Royal Hall Theatre0.4 km
  • Harrogate Ringway0.5 km
  • Turkish Baths and Health Spa0.5 km
  • Mercer Gallery0.6 km
  • Royal Pump Room Museum0.6 km
  • Valley Gardens1 km
  • Odeon Cinema1.5 km
  • Harrogate and District NHS Foundation Trust1.5 km
  • St George's Road Cricket Ground2 km
  • Workhouse Gallery2.6 km

Policies

Check-in/Check-out

Check in anytime after 13:00, check out anytime before 10:00

Cancellation/pre-payment

Cancellation/pre-payment policies vary by room type and provider.

When to book a room at The Welford

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FAQs when booking at The Welford

  • Where is The Welford located?

    The Welford is located at 27 Franklin Road, 0.7 km from the centre of Harrogate. Harrogate Convention Centre is the closest landmark to The Welford.

  • When is check-in time and check-out time at The Welford?

    Check-in time is 13:00 and check-out time is 10:00 at The Welford.

  • How far is The Welford from the airport?

    The Welford is 16.8 km from Leeds/Bradford. The Welford is 57.3 km from Darlington Teesside Intl.

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Good to know

Value for money

9.8

Distance to city centre

0.7 km

Nearest airport

Leeds/Bradford

Distance to airport

16.6 km