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    Exceeding your expectations

    Welcome to Waterford House. Discover the beautiful rooms and stunning location of this luxurious Bed & Breakfast. Read more

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    The full Yorkshire breakfast at Waterford House contains local, quality bacon & sausages, Aga roasted mushrooms and tomatoes, free range eggs and award-winning local, black pudding. Or try Waterford House's special porridge with cream and a nip of whisky !

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    old fashioned service

    In every room you will find tea and coffee, homemade cakes, complimentary sherry and amazing comfort.

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    luxury & comfort

    Waterford House offers double rooms and four poster rooms. Read more

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    beautiful middleham

    Set amidst the breathtaking beauty of the
    Wensleydale countryside, Middleham is in a class of it's own. Read more

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    As you enjoy your breakfast you can often see some of the race horses of Middleham pass by the window of the dining room as they make their way to the Gallops on the moors

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Waterford House is a luxurious Bed & Breakfast located in an enchanting Georgian Grade II listed building overlooking the main square of Middleham, an unspoilt village in North Yorkshire.

Middleham is a picturesque medieval town with ruins of the imposing Middleham Castle overlooking the beautiful Yorkshire Dales. This thriving little town is home to the North's leading race horse training centre and attracts racegoers from all over the world. The town has a number of public houses and the Fairhurst Bistro is just a few steps away from Waterford House.

There are many places of local interest in and around Middleham. Middleham Castle, once home to Richard III, towers above the town to provide a breathtaking backdrop where tourists and visitors can explore the Keep and take in the beautiful panorama of the surrounding countryside.

Whether you are looking for a gentle stroll besides one of the many rivers, or you prefer a hike on a wild and empty moorland, there are a number of fabulous walks starting at Waterford House's doorstep.  We also provide secure bike storage. 
Click here for more details of walking in the Yorkshire Dales.

Waterford House offers superb en-suite accommodation and is fully licensed with a comprehensive wine list.
Free Wi-Fi is also provided to guests, together with free private parking and complimentary tea and cake on arrival.

Waterford House is in close proximity to five racecourses and is located close to Harrogate, Ripon, York, Richmond, Leyburn and Hawes.

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