White Rose Awards 2017
This award focuses on hotels, town house hotels, country house hotels and boutique hotels with 35 bedrooms or above, and varies from independent operators to the flagship hotel of an international chain.
Holdsworth House Hotel & Restaurant
Holdsworth House stands in stunning, secluded gardens, just three miles north of Halifax in the heart of West Yorkshire’s dramatic landscape. Offering a sense of calm and comfort the 38 charming bedrooms are all individually furnished. Dinner is served by candle-light in the exquisite 17th century oak panelled restaurant, whilst the Long Bar offers local ale on tap, cocktails, spirits and soft drinks.
Rudding Park is one of Harrogate’s most beautiful hotels. The privately Grade I listed Regency house offers 90 stylish bedrooms, destination spa and two restaurants, incorporating 21st-century comforts by fusing contemporary design with traditional elegance. The new Rudding Park Spa is one of the finest in the country and recaptures Harrogate’s spa heritage using natural spring water from the grounds.
The Black Swan Hotel
Situated in the heart of Helmsley, one of North Yorkshire’s prettiest market towns sits The Black Swan, a centuries old coaching inn, turned boutique hotel. This 45-bedroom hotel is smartly appointed, blending antiques with classic contemporary design and its varied exterior, complete with black and white timbers, plus Elizabethan and Georgian elements, portrays a rich history dating back to the 15th century.
The Coniston Hotel Country Estate and Spa
In the heart of the Yorkshire Dales, The Coniston Hotel Country Estate and Spa offers supreme comfort, outstanding friendliness, superb food and simply beautiful views. With 1400 acres of beautiful countryside centred around a 24-acre fishing lake, the hotel's facilities are perfect for both leisure and business guests. Whilst within the Estate the range of outdoor activities available includes a shooting school offering clay pigeon shooting, our own falconry centre and a 4x4 off road experience.
The Devonshire Arms Hotel & Spa
Located on the Duke of Devonshire’s Bolton Abbey Estate, The Devonshire Arms Hotel & Spa, with its quintessential country house character is the perfect location for a luxury break. From open fires in our dog lounge, delicious traditional afternoon teas served daily, relaxing spa faculties, two award winning restaurants, romantic four-poster beds and two helicopter pads inspires a perfect stay.
The Principal York
In the heart of the city with views of the Minster is The Principal York, the perfect base from which to discover the historic city of York. Blending the grandeur of late-Victorian architecture with the comforts of modern travel, The Principal York offers its guests the warmest of welcomes. With 155 elegant, comfortable bedrooms and suites in balanced, this hotel offers more than just a place to sleep.
Wentbridge House Hotel
Wentbridge House Hotel dates from 1700 and is set in 20 acres of gardens and grounds in the beautiful Went Valley in West Yorkshire. Steeped in history and surrounded by century-old trees, Wentbridge House is a hidden gem and provides a relaxed and peaceful setting. Wentbridge House Hotel is independently owned and run with a great deal of care and dedication, ensuring the warm welcome, service and restful atmosphere you would expect of a luxury country house hotel.