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Celebrate in style at the Rendezvous Hotel

Celebrations at our Yorkshire Hotel

Whether you’ve got a big birthday coming up, or are planning a christening, wedding anniversary party or a family get-together, here at the Rendezvous we love nothing more than a celebration!

Our team have decades of experience in organising a wide range of events and celebrations, from family functions and parties, through to products launches and school reunions. So if you’re looking for a venue with the expertise and facilities to ensure a memorable occasion, look no further than the Rendezvous Hotel in Yorkshire.

We know that organising an event can be stressful – regardless of its size – and as such you’ll have the confidence and reassurance that comes with knowing that one of our dedicated event managers will work closely with you throughout.

We offer a range of stylish rooms and spaces including:

  • VIP Balconied Ballroom – a stunning space with the capacity to seat up to 400 guests in a theatre style, or 240 in a dinner-dance style. Our balconied ballroom is one of the largest and finest, boasting a private bar, VIP indoor balcony, cloakrooms and flexible staging.
  • Wharfedale Suite – offers the capacity to host up t0 120 guests in cabaret style, including a private bar.
  • Winterburn Suite – also has a private bar and can be used to seat up to 80 guests in a theatre style or 40 in a dinner style.

Regardless of which of our function rooms you choose, our event package includes the services of an experienced host/MC, a red carpet and co-ordinated table linen. We can also provide a range of optional extras to help your event go with a swing; including chair covers and sashes, table centres, our resident DJ and special rates for guest accommodation.

Contact the Rendezvous Hotel for further information

If you would like to find out more about celebrations at the Rendezvous Hotel in Yorkshire, or to arrange to see our facilities for yourself, why not get in touch today?

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Spring breaks at the Rendezvous

Short breaks and holidays at the Rendezvous Hotel in Yorkshire

Although spring seems like a long way away at the moment, hopefully it won’t be too long until the weather improves and spring arrives! Spring in the Yorkshire Dales is a particularly lovely time of year so why not join us for a short break and take the opportunity to explore all that this wonderful part of the world has to offer?

The Rendezvous Hotel – the perfect base for exploring Yorkshire

Whether you like nothing more than exploring the countryside on two feet, or prefer to tackle the hills and Dales by bike, the Yorkshire Dales National Park is the ideal location for a spring break. The National Park boasts some of the most beautiful countryside in the North of England and thanks to many hundreds of miles of stunning walking and cycling routes, is a wonderful place to enjoy the arrival of spring.

The Rendezvous Hotel is conveniently located in the outskirts of Skipton, a picturesque market town on the edge of the Yorkshire Dales National Park. Skipton itself is well worth exploring and offers a wide range of interesting independent shops -Skipton has previously won the accolade of High Street of the Year – cafes, restaurants, pubs and market, is a great place to explore. Skipton also has one of the most complete medieval castles in England – an impressive sight at the top of the High Street which is well worth exploring.

A little further afield but also well worth visiting is the stunning Bolton Abbey Estate, Yorkshire home of the Duke and Duchess of Devonshire, whilst the village of Haworth, home of the famous Bronte sisters, is within easy reach of the Rendezvous Hotel.

Contact us for further details of our short break special offers

From unbeatable midweek breaks for the over 60s, through to family-friendly accommodation and tailor made packages for groups, here at the Rendezvous Hotel we offer a wide range of unbeatable value offers. If you would like to find out more about booking a short break in the Yorkshire Dales, why not get in touch today for further information?

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Eventful Dreams at the Rendezvous Hotel

Visit our Yorkshire wedding fair and start planning your special day

Following on from our recent blog post about weddings at the Rendezvous Hotel, we’re delighted to announce that we’ll be hosting a wedding fair, organised by our friends at Eventful Dreams. The ideal place to pick up ideas and inspiration for your big day, with lots of opportunity to meet suppliers, this unmissable event will be held at the Rendezvous Hotel on Sunday 4 March from 12.00pm to 4.00pm.

The Eventful Dreams’ Wedding Fair is free to attend and any couple who signs up for further information will receive a welcome pack. The team at Eventful Dreams understand that every couple has their own unique vision for their wedding day and their wedding packages are specially designed to offer complete flexibility and a tailor made approach.

The team from Eventful Dreams will be on hand to provide further information, as will their suppliers who will be there to showcase a wide range of gorgeous products and wedding services. The perfect one-stop-shop for brides and grooms, attending our wedding fair is a wonderful way to begin planning your ultimate dream wedding.

Contact us to find out more

If you’d like to find out more about the Eventful Dreams’ Wedding Fair, please don’t hesitate to get in touch or visit Eventful Dreams’ website for further information.

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Planning a business conference in Yorkshire? We can help!

The Rendezvous Hotel – a leading Yorkshire conference venue

From conferences and AGMs through to presentations and meetings, here at the Rendezvous Hotel we have experience in arranging business events of all shapes and sizes. We offer a wide range of conference rooms, with options to suit almost any kind of conference, meeting or event and thanks to our fantastic location on the edge of the Yorkshire Dales; we believe that our conference facilities are pretty hard to beat.

Flexibility is vital when organising a conference and with this in mind, we assign each booking a dedicated conference manager who will work closely with you to ensure everything runs smoothly and goes to plan. We’re proud of the emphasis we put upon exceptional customer service and by organising a conference at the Rendezvous, you’ll have the reassurance of knowing you, and your delegates, are in safe hands.

Tailor made conferences in Yorkshire

We offer a wide range of options which are designed to be tailored to meet the individual requirements of each client. Covering everything from food and dining, through to the use of equipment including projectors, lecterns, staging and free wireless broadband, we can provide the solutions you need.

We also provide a choice of room options, including our Malham Suite which is the largest of our conference rooms. Designed to seat up to 500 delegates when laid out as theatre seating, or 100 delegates when laid out in a U shaped arrangement, this stunning room can be set up to suit any layout you require.

Our Webber Gallery is a stylish boardroom setting, ideal for business meetings. A balcony overlooking our ballroom gives the room a ‘VIP’ feeling with its private area for relaxing in. Suitable for seating up to 12 in a boardroom layout, the Webber Gallery is a great location for meeting potential clients, or simply getting away from the office. These are just examples of the conference rooms available so if you’d like further details, please don’t hesitate to get in touch.

Whether you’d simply like to book our facilities for one day’s use, or are interested in booking overnight accommodation, we offer a range of accommodation options to suit a wide range of budgets. Offering the ideal way to entertain your delegates, we can also provide team-building events, such as archery and golf, or themed evening entertainment such as casino evenings, race nights or Hollywood Parties. It’s also worth mentioning that conference guests have full use of our extensive leisure facilities which include a swimming pool, gym, sauna and steam room.

Contact us for details of our conference facilities

If you’re looking for high quality conference facilities, with excellent transport links and surrounding by stunning scenery, look no further than the Rendezvous Hotel in Yorkshire. To find out more, or to discuss your requirements, please contact us by calling 01756 700100.

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Family friendly breaks in the Yorkshire Dales

February half-term holidays at the Rendezvous Hotel in Skipton

There’s only three weeks to go until the half-term holiday and if you’re struggling to think of ways to entertain the family, why not treat them to a fantastic value hotel break here at the Rendezvous? Our family break packages start at just £90 including bed and breakfast, 2 nights’ accommodation and full use of our leisure facilities.

Skipton and surrounding areas offers a whole host of exciting attractions and venues the whole family will love, from castles and abbeys, through to museums and stunning natural scenery. Here are just a few examples of some of our favourite family-friendly attractions within easy reach of the Rendezvous Hotel:

  • Thornton Hall Farm Park is a wonderful place to experience hands on animal encounters on a traditional working fam. Thornton Hall Farm Park also has a café, gift shop and pony trekking sessions which must be pre-booked. For further information please visit:
  • Bolton Abbey is the Yorkshire home of the Duke and Duchess of Devonshire and is set amidst stunning scenery on the banks of the River Wharfe. Offering lots to do for the whole family, the Bolton Abbey estate is crisscrossed by miles of walking paths and several cafes and a gift shop. To find out more please visit:
  • Skipton Castle is located at the top of Skipton’s High Street and as one of the most complete medieval castles in England, is a fascinating place the whole family will love exploring. For further information please see:
  • Home of the famous Bronte sisters, Haworth’s picturesque cobbled streets are wonderful for exploring. The Bronte Parsonage Museum is a must-see destination for Bronte fans, whilst the wild moorland surrounding the village boasts a number of atmospheric walking routes.
  • The Yorkshire Dales National Park is within easy reach of the Rendezvous Hotel and is the perfect place in which to get out and about and enjoy some of the beautiful scenery in the UK. Ideal for anyone who loves cycling, walking, nature watching or even climbing, a visit to the Yorkshire Dales National Park is a must. To find out more please see:

Book a Yorkshire hotel break today

So what are you waiting for? If you’d like to find out more about our fantastic value family breaks, or to make a reservation, please don’t hesitate to get in touch with us today.