Things to see and do - Knaresborough
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Knaresborough Travel guide
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Dominated by its ruined castle keep, this small market town on the River Nidd developed from 1130 onwards. It was in this castle that the Constable Hugh de Morville and his three companions took refuge after murdering Thomas Becket in Canterbury Cathedral in December 1170. Beside the river is the Dropping Well, unique in Britain, cascading water into a pool.
Bond End, Knaresborough GB - Knaresborough HG5 9AL
Close to the Harrogate International Centre and at the foot of Yorkshire Dales, the Best Western Dower House offers traditional hospitality with modern comforts and facilities. Imagine Health & Spa has an indoor pool, herb sauna, hot tub, crystal st..
Ferrensby GB - Knaresborough HG5 0PZ
An old coaching inn with contemporary comforts, The General Tarleton is in the pretty village of Ferrensby, close to both York and Harrogate. Set in some of Yorkshire’s loveliest scenery you will find relaxed comfort, delicious food and fine wines, ..
Boroughbridge Rd GB - Ferrensby HG5 0PZ
18C coaching inn with a stylish cocktail bar, a smart restaurant, a wicker-furnished conservatory and a large rear terrace. The menu offers a good range of hearty, classical dishes with a seasonal Yorkshire base. Modern bedrooms feature solid oak fur..