THE KINGS HEAD HOTEL

Market Place, Richmond DL104HS United Kingdom (GBR)
3.0 Star Downtown Hotel
54.40342-1.73734
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Very Good
4.0/5

Based on 734 guest reviews

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  • 24 sleeping rooms in hotel
  • 2 floors in property
  • Check in: 15:00 PM
  • Check out: 11:00 AM
  • Group score of 9.0/10
  • 2 meeting rooms in property

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Local Attractions

Georgian Theatre royal, Richmond Castle, Catterick Racecourse, Easby Abbey, Catterick Golf Club, Green Howards Museum, Mainsgill Farm, Foxglove Covert Nature Reserve & The Poppy Factory.

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Customer Reviews of The Kings Head Hotel

4.0 out of 5. Based on 734 guest reviews, Very Good

Property Description

Built as gentleman's townhouse in 1717 The Kings Head's fine Georgian architecture blends with modern practicalities to give warm and comfortable surroundings and a relaxed ambiance.The rooms to the front of the hotel are typically large and many of the building's Georgian features have been retained including the ballroom where Franz Liszt gave a piano recital in 1841.An earlier guest was the artist J.M.W. Turner who described the hotel as “The finest in Richmondshire”. The Kings Head is one of the Welcome to Yorkshire Turner Trail bench locations, you can listen to the Richmond audio tour and see the full Turner Trail route by clicking to - Find out moreLord Baden Powell, hero of Mafeking and founder of the Boy Scout movement was appointed as General Officer Commanding the Northumbrian Division of the Territorial Army in 1908. Divisional headquarters were at that time located in Richmond. According to local historians Baden Powell was accommodated in the Kings Head Hotel upon his arrival.Richmond itself with its wynds and streets offers many attractions including a Norman castle- an imposing sight above the banks of the river Swale- and the ruins of Easby Abbey.Richmond as one of the stages of Wainwrights Coast to Coast walk.The Georgian theatre royal is the oldest theatre in England in its original form where performances are regularly held. A museum is attached to the theatre.Richmond has many beautiful walks including riverside, woodland and the remains of the Georgian racecourse.Catterick racecourse and Croft Motor racing circuit are nearby and a further 7 racecourses are within an hour's drive, of the Kings head making it a perfect base for leisure visits.

Details / Other Expenses

Check In:15:00 PM
Check Out:11:00 AM
Floors:2
Rooms:24
Corridors:All Rooms Have Interior Hallways
Non Smoking Rooms:24
Handicap Rooms:0
Room Windows:Windows Do Open
Cleaning Frequency:Daily
Meeting Rooms:2
Banquet Space:Holds 100 people
Dist. to Food/Bars: On-site
Lounge/Bar Hours:11AM-11PM
Ownership:Coaching Inn Group
Policies / Expenses
Cancellation:
3PM day prior to arrival.

Amenities / Features


Pet Friendly? Yes! Pets are allowed.
Dogs are allowed in our classic rooms upon request.


  • Alarm clock
  • Breakfast in room
  • Central location
  • Conference facilities
  • Credit card accepted: Mastercard/Visa
  • Dinner available
  • Fax available
  • Hairdryer available
  • Internet - wireless
  • Internet - ethernet
  • Free WiFi Internet
  • Ironing facilities
  • Laundry facilities
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Pets allowed
  • Private bathroom in room
  • Radio in room
  • Restaurant
  • Shower
  • Tea and coffee making facilities
  • Telephone
  • Telephone in all rooms
  • Television

Breakfast Information

Full English, plated.

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