Grantley Hall

in Ripon

Address: Grantley Hall Ripon, Ripon, HG4 3ES, United Kingdom

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For an unforgettable visit to Ripon and the stunning North Yorkshire region, indulge in a stay at Grantley Hall – an exquisite hotel that promises luxury, comfort, and unparalleled hospitality.

This is one impressive hotel, which has been renovated with no expense spared. Guests will delight in the decoration and ambience of the whole premises.

Ten Fast Facts

  1. Grantley Hall is a five-star luxury hotel and wellness retreat located in Ripon, North Yorkshire, England.
  2. The hotel is set on a 30-acre estate and features a stunning Palladian mansion, built in the 18th century.
  3. Grantley Hall offers 47 individually-designed rooms and suites, each with its own unique character and charm.
  4. The hotel also has a luxurious spa, which includes an indoor swimming pool, sauna, steam room, and a range of holistic therapies and treatments.
  5. Grantley Hall is home to eight restaurants and bars, including The Restaurant, which has been awarded three AA Rosettes for its outstanding cuisine.
  6. The hotel’s extensive grounds include a Japanese garden, a lake, and a tennis court, as well as opportunities for outdoor activities such as falconry, archery, and clay pigeon shooting.
  7. Grantley Hall is also a popular venue for weddings, offering a choice of elegant and romantic settings, both indoors and outdoors.
  8. The hotel has won numerous awards, including the accolade of ‘Best Newcomer’ at the 2020 Good Hotel Guide Awards.
  9. Grantley Hall is committed to sustainability and has implemented a range of initiatives to reduce its environmental impact, including the use of renewable energy sources and the installation of electric vehicle charging points.
  10. The hotel is part of the Relais & Châteaux association, a collection of the world’s finest hotels and restaurants, known for their exceptional hospitality and cuisine.

Property Description

Grantley Hall in Ripon: Where Heritage Meets Modern Luxury in a Yorkshire Eden

Nestled in the serene Yorkshire Dales, near the historic cathedral city of Ripon, Grantley Hall is a quintessential emblem of British heritage fused with the apex of modern luxury. This enchanting hotel, a restored 17th-century mansion, stands as a testament to the timeless elegance and enduring charm of the English countryside.

A Majestic Arrival

The journey to Grantley Hall takes one through a picturesque tableau of rural beauty, leading up to the imposing grandeur of the Hall itself. The meticulously restored Palladian façade, set against meticulously landscaped gardens, is the first hint of the opulence that awaits within.

Accommodations: An Epitome of Elegance

Grantley Hall’s rooms and suites are sanctuaries of opulence, each one offering a bespoke experience that harmonizes classic aesthetics with cutting-edge amenities. With sumptuous fabrics, handcrafted furniture, and artworks that tell the tale of Yorkshire’s rich history, the accommodations at Grantley Hall are designed to offer more than mere comfort—they provide an immersive journey into luxury.

Culinary Journeys: A Gastronomic Delight

The hotel’s dining experiences are a cornucopia of gastronomic delight. From the Michelin-starred haute cuisine at Shaun Rankin at Grantley Hall to the vibrant Pan-Asian flavors at Bar & Restaurant EightyEight, each meal is a celebration of the senses. Not to be overlooked, the Fletchers Restaurant offers a casual yet chic dining experience, while the Drawing Room is perfect for traditional afternoon tea with a view of the River Skell.

Wellness and Rejuvenation: The Three Graces Spa and ELITE Luxury Gym

At the Three Graces Spa, guests are invited to embark on a transformative journey of wellbeing. The spa offers an extensive menu of treatments designed to rejuvenate and restore. In conjunction with the ELITE gym, with its state-of-the-art facilities and bespoke wellness programs, guests can achieve their health and fitness goals in an environment of absolute luxury.

Exquisite Events and Celebrations

Grantley Hall is not only a sanctuary for leisure and relaxation but also a distinguished setting for events and celebrations. The various event spaces, from the ornate Music Room to the expansive English Heritage-listed Japanese Garden, provide idyllic backdrops for weddings, corporate events, and special occasions, all serviced by an expert team dedicated to making each event uniquely memorable.

The English Heritage at Your Doorstep

Grantley Hall’s enviable location allows guests to explore the wealth of English heritage in Ripon and the Yorkshire Dales. From the majestic Ripon Cathedral to the enchanting Fountains Abbey and Studley Royal Water Garden, the region brims with cultural and historic treasures waiting to be discovered.

A Dedication to Sustainability

Mindful of its environmental responsibilities, Grantley Hall is committed to sustainability, employing innovative solutions to reduce its carbon footprint and sourcing ingredients locally to support and showcase the best of Yorkshire’s produce.

Conclusion: A Journey to Remember

Grantley Hall is an emblem of Yorkshire’s historical grandeur and present-day luxury. It’s a retreat that promises not only rest and relaxation but a unique experience that will linger in the memory long after departure. It is a place where the pastoral beauty of the Yorkshire Dales meets the pinnacle of hospitality.

This illustrious estate, steeped in history yet pulsating with contemporary vitality, offers a bespoke stay for all who walk through its doors. Whether seeking a peaceful haven, an epicurean adventure, or a lavish celebration, Grantley Hall is a luxury haven, a jewel in the crown of Yorkshire, that redefines the art of the country getaway.

Property Highlights

  • Top Location: Highly rated by recent guests (9.7)
  • Breakfast Info – Continental, Full English Yorkshire Breakfast
  • Free private parking available at the hotel

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