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The Old Town Hall


The Old Town Hall is an elegant and luxurious 5 gold star B&B offering a peaceful and relaxing stay in Wensleydale, North Yorkshire. The owners are proud to have been awarded The AA's ‘Guest Accommodation of the Year' title for England in 2018/19 in recognition of the outstanding service and accommodation 

What makes a stay at The Old Town Hall unique?

The Old Town Hall B&B offers bed and breakfast accommodation for adult guests, in the delightful village of Redmire. Situated between Aysgarth Falls and Leyburn, Redmire is ideally positioned for exploring the Yorkshire Dales National Park. Complimentary tea and coffee is provided on arrival, along with homemade cakes and biscuits. Guests are welcome to relax in the lounge, and in winter, the open fire will make this a real treat. An award-winning breakfast is offered each day, cooked to order using the freshest locally sourced produce with warm home baked bread and homemade preserves.

What are the rooms and facilities on offer at The Old Town Hall?

There are three luxurious and spacious first floor guest bedrooms at The Old Town Hall, all with timber panelled sloping ceilings and old beams. The Wensleydale Suite offers a superking-sized bed, and a separate seating area. Its' ensuite bathroom has a stunning double spa bath, and a walk-in shower. The Swaledale Room is extremely spacious, and can be configured with a superking-sized bed, or with two single beds. Its' private bathroom, just outside the bedroom, contains a full-sized bath and a shower over. The Wharfedale Room features a king-sized bed, and has an ensuite bathroom, again with a full-sized bath with shower over. Complimentary luxury Temple Spa toiletries are included.

The bedrooms are immaculately presented and are furnished to an indulgent 5 star standard. With comfy beds; luxury cotton linen; super soft towels & bathrobes; TV (two in Wensleydale Suite); a well-stocked fridge with fresh milk, water and cordials; homemade shortbread; and an extensive range of teas, coffees and hot chocolate. The overall experience is one of luxury, peace and relaxation.


What can guests enjoy when staying in the Leyburn area?

The Yorkshire Dales has so much to offer the visitor. With spectacular scenery at every turn, and pretty market towns to explore, such a Bedale, Leyburn, Richmond and Hawes, there is plenty to discover. Bolton Castle is only one mile away.  Aysgarth Falls and Hardraw Force are both stunning waterfalls that are not to be missed. Walkers will enjoy the circular routes that are literally on the doorstep, and the owners will be delighted to advise on the many routes and attractions nearby. Maps and guidebooks are available for guests to borrow.

Where can guests enjoy food and drink?

An excellent, award-winning breakfast is served daily, using the freshest local produce. Guests can opt for a Full Dales breakfast or choose specials such as smoked salmon with scrambled eggs. Cereals, yogurts and fresh fruit salad are also available, along with home-baked bread and homemade jam and marmalade.  These preserves are available to buy and enjoy at home with prceeds going to a local air ambulance charity. Vegetarian, vegan, gluten free and dairy free dietary requirements can be catered for.  For eating out in the evening, the village pub is just a minute's walk away, and it serves great food. There are plenty of other pubs and excellent restaurants within 10 minutes' drive. Local taxis are available for those who don't wish to drive.  The owners can provide information on places to eat. 

Other Information

There is private off-road parking at the rear of The Old Town Hall.  Cyclists are welcome with secure bike storage and e-bike charging facilities provided.  For walkers who get caught in the rain there are drying facilities.

The Old Town Hall was awarded The AA's ‘Guest Accommodation of the Year' title for England in 2018/19, which followed unannounced visits by inspectors to assess customer service, quality of accommodation and breakfast service. The owners are proud of this prestigous award alongside their 5 Gold Star rating and breakfast award from The AA.  

Top facilities

Free WiFi

Breakfast included

Free parking


Based on 25 reviews
The Old Town Hall

5.0 5 0.5

What a fantastic luxury B&B, Louise and David couldn't do enough for us. The room was very clean and very well laid out, the wine and chocolates on arrival was a very nice touch. The breakfast was easily the best I've had in a B&B, the personal touches like home made bread and marmalade/jam ma...

The Old Town Hall

5.0 5 0.5

We were very impressed during our stay at The Old Town Hall. We stayed in the beautifully presented Wensleydale suite which had been cleaned to an extremely high standard and features everything you need for a relaxing break away. We particularly enjoyed the large bath and the comfortable bed, th...

The Old Town Hall

5.0 5 0.5

Beautiful B&B in a lovely part of Yorkshire. The hosts made us feel very welcome and were helpful throughout our stay. Tasty and well presented breakfast, homemade cake on arrival with tea/coffee along with a well stocked fridge and wine, dressing gowns, fan(which was a god send!) The Wensleydale...

The Old Town Hall

5.0 5 0.5

Louise and David are superb knowledgeable hosts, everything during our two night stay was perfect. Every attention has been given to making ‘The Old Town Hall’ a safe Covid free environment. Our room was spotlessly clean and comfortable with luxurious toiletries and complimentary goodies. Delic...

The Old Town Hall

5.0 5 0.5

Fabulous friendly hosts, impeccable standards of cleanliness and overall presentation is superb and very tasteful with great attention to detail...wonderful breakfast in a lovely cosy setting with the bonus of homemade breads and preserves. We can not rate our stay highly enough...relaxed tranqui...

The Old Town Hall

5.0 5 0.5

This is an excellent place to stay. Nothing is too much trouble for the owners who have very good knowledge of the area. The rooms are very well furnished and the breakfasts and cake are delicious. We would recommend this as a place to stay in a peaceful location. We look forward to returning fo...

The Old Town Hall

5.0 5 0.5

Most wonderful B&B we have ever stayed in and patently deserves its reputation as 'best in England' in 2018/19. David & Louise are great hosts, rooms well appointed, comfortable, beautifully clean, everything works and superb breakfast. We are certain to return and thoroughly recommended.

The Old Town Hall

5.0 5 0.5

We have stayed here several times & the excellent standards never change, wide range for breakfast including freshly baked bread & homemade jam. The owners make you fell welcome & are very accommodating with information on places to go & see.

The Old Town Hall

5.0 5 0.5

Fantastic place. Wonderful breakfast and Louise and David lovely people. We have been many times and look forward to coming many more times.

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Facilities & information


19th century buildings

Breakfast included

Parking (free)

Public parking nearby (free)

No smoking


5 Star Official Rating


Free broadband access (wifi)

Activities, Recreations, Games, Sports

Award Winning

Bathroom & Laundry


Whirlpool Spa Bath in Rooms

Linen included

Towels included

Sitting room

Iron/ironing board

Hair dryers

DVD player

Central heating

Open log fire

Bicycle storage


Bicycling, Cycling


Climbing, Abseiling


Shooting, Clay Shooting, Stalking

Other Activities (generally outdoor)

Water sports

Wildlife, bird watching

Recommended walks

Pub (walking distance)

Pub (a short drive)

Museums (a short drive)

Historic houses

Golf course (a short drive)

Recommended restaurants (a short drive)



Extra info

Closed Times: Closed Christmas and New Year.

Open Times: To check availability visit web site or contact 01969 625641.

Room Prices From: £115.00

Room Prices To: £150.00

Single occupancy prices from: £95.00

Single Occupany Prices To: £130.00

Star Rating: 5

Vendor Accreditation: AA Guest Accommodation of the Year for England 2018/19; Five Gold Star Award and Breakfast Award from the AA. TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence 2016, 2017, 2018, 2019. Healthy Choices for a Healthier You Gold award.

Delta: Yes

Mastercard: Yes

Visa: Yes

Number of rooms: 3

Double twin room price from: £115.00

Double twin room price to: £130.00

Suite room price from: £150.00

Suite room price to: £150.00

Arrival information and directions

Address: The Old Town Hall, Redmire, Leyburn, North Yorkshire, LeyburnDL8 4ED, United Kingdom

Redmire is 4 miles from Leyburn and 4 miles from Aysgarth Falls. In Redmire there are A-boards directing guests to The Old Town Hall.

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