Accommodation/food recommendations

The majority of our courses take place in the Harrogate district (Harrogate, Ripon, Masham). If you would like help finding accommodation near your course, please don't hesitate to contact the courses coordinator. Whilst the Guild is happy to assist in finding you accommodation for your course, you are responsible for making your own bookings.

A Nidderdale tourist accommodation guide is provided at the bottom of this page. Previous course participants have recommended the following accommodations/restaurants:


Millgate bed and breakfast, Masham

Haregill Lodge bed and breakfast, Masham 

01677 460272

Crakehill Watermill bed and breakfast, Little Crakehill, Bedale

Panetti's, Bedale (Italian cafe-bistro)

Vennells, Masham (restaurant)

Royal Oak at Dacre Banks, Harrogate (traditional inn)

Baytree Farm, Aldfield, Ripon

Three Coopers, Bedale

The Grantley Arms, Grantley

The Sawley Arms, Sawley, Ripon

Halls Fish Shop, Bedale


Low Sutton bed and breakfast, Masham

Linden Tree bed and breakfast, Thirsk

Sandpiper Inn, Masham

Bolton Arms, Redmire

The Golden Fleece Hotel, Thirsk

White Rose Fish & Chips, Thirsk


Queens Head Inn, Kettlesing

Scaife Hall Farm Bed & Breakfast, Blubberhouses

The Crown Inn, Pateley Bridge

Queens Head Inn, Kettlesing

Hopper Lane Hotel, Blubberhouses