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Yorkshire hotel celebrations

Do you have something to celebrate in 2019?

Celebrations and special events at the Rendezvous Hotel in Yorkshire

If 2019 is going to be a special year for you, why not celebrate with a party or get-together? Here at the Rendezvous Hotel we have a dedicated events team, with many years of experience in planning everything from birthday parties and retirement dos, through to weddings, christenings and school reunions.

Planning your celebration

If you’re looking for an extra-special place to hold a special event, look no further than us! We know that whilst organising an event can be exciting, it can also be a little bit stressful too and with this in mind, our experienced team will provide you with the confidence and reassurance that comes with knowing everything is hand.

We understand that those all-important details can make a huge difference to the success of an event and we’ll work closely with you throughout the planning process and during the event itself to ensure that everything goes according to plan. Every event we hold – regardless of size – is assigned a dedicated manager so by choosing the Rendezvous for your celebration, you’ll be able to relax in the knowledge that you’re in safe and experienced hands.

The Yorkshire special event venue

We offer a range of highly versatile event spaces offering the capacity to hold events for 40 people or 400. Our VIP balconied ballroom is the largest in any privately owned hotel in the North of England and boasts a private bar, VIP indoor balcony, cloakrooms, flexible staging and an outside balcony. Our ballroom is a large enough to seat up to 400 guests in theatre style or 240 in dinner dance style.

Our Wharfedale Suite is large enough to seat up to 120 guests in a cabaret style, whilst our Winterbrun Suite can seat up to 80, also in a cabaret style. Each suite has its own private bar.

We also offer a range of event packages which are designed to be tailored to meet our guests individual requirements. Including everything from a red carpet and co-ordinated table linen, we can also provide a range of extras including table centre arrangements, the services our our resident DJ and chair covers and sashes.

Contact us to start planning your celebration

This is just a flavour of how we can help so if you’d like to find out more about celebrations at the Rendezvous Hotel in Yorkshire, please don’t hesitate to get in touch by calling 01756 700100.

Christmas parties in Yorkshire

Book now for Christmas 2019!

Christmas 2019 at the Rendezvous Hotel in Yorkshire

Yes, we do know that Christmas 2018 is only just over but thanks to the ever-increasing popularity of our festive events programme, we wanted to let you know what we’ve got planned for 2019! We’re already taking bookings for next Christmas and with this in mind, we thought we’d give you as much notice as possible so you don’t miss out…

As our regular guests will already know, here at the Rendezvous Hotel we absolutely love Christmas! Whether you’re looking for the perfect place to enjoy a memorable family-friendly Christmas lunch, or a Yorkshire hotel break over the festive season, our hotel is ideal for couples, families, groups and single travellers.

Skipton’s leading Christmas party venue

Our legendary Christmas parties will be available to book on dates throughout December 2019 and early January 2020, including a delicious traditional roast turkey dinner, party games with prizes, live entertainment and a disco until 1.00 am.

We also offer unbeatable overnight bed and breakfast accommodation packages which can be booked in combination (subject to availability) with our party nights.

If you would like to find our more about Christmas 2019 at the Rendezvous Hotel, or to make a reservation, please get in touch with Lindsay Mueller by emailing lindsaymueller@rendezvous-skipton.com or call 01756700100.

Happy New Year!

Yorkshire hotel breaks for ramblers

Walking in a winter wonderland

Winter walks in the Yorkshire Dales

Walking in the stunning surroundings of the Yorkshire Dales National Park is a real treat at any time of year and winter walks offer their own particular charm. There’s nothing quite like the Dales after a snowfall or heavy frost and if you enjoy exploring the countryside on two feet, a winter walk in this part of Yorkshire is pretty hard to beat.

Each winter the Ramblers organise a Winter Walks Festival and the 2018 event will run from Friday 21 December to Sunday 6 January 2019. Walks are organised by local walking groups and with many stunning routes planned throughout the Yorkshire Dales National Park, you’ll be spoilt for choice! If you’d rather plan your own walk, the Ramblers website offers a huge range of different routes and suggestions with options to suit all levels of experience and fitness.

For further information on the Ramblers and the Winter Walks Festival 2018, please visit their website.

Stay at our Yorkshire hotel and walk the Dales this winter

At the Rendezvous Hotel we’ve been extending a warm welcome to walkers for many years. Whether you’d like to arrange a group walking holiday, or an overnight stay after tackling a long walking route, our Yorkshire hotel is within easy reach of the Dales.

We offer a range of attractive accommodation packages, including unbeatable value mid-week breaks. If you would like to find out more, or to make a reservation, please get in touch by calling 01756 700100.

The Yorkshire Society Valentine's Dinner Rendezvous Hotel Skipton

For the love of Yorkshire!

Yorkshire Society Valentine’s Dinner at the Rendezvous Hotel Skipton

As regular readers of our blog will know, at the Rendezvous Hotel we’re a family run Yorkshire hotel with a team who take great pride in offering our guests a warm Yorkshire welcome. On 15 February 2019 we’re delighted to be hosting a Valentine’s Dinner, organised by the Yorkshire Society which is a friendly, not-for-profit organisation for people and businesses who love all things Yorkshire.

Starting at 7pm and finishing late, the dinner will be held here at the Rendezvous Hotel in Skipton and will begin with a drinks reception followed by a four-course dinner, entertainment including guest speakers, charity raffle, prize draw, auction and more.

Contact us to book your Yorkshire Society Valentine’s Dinner tickets

Tickets cost £48 per person and can be booked by phoning the Rendezvous Hotel on 01756 700100. In addition, we’re also offering a special room rate for the evening, with double rooms, including breakfast available for £60. This event is going to be incredibly popular so don’t delay – we recommend booking as early as possible to secure your place.

If you would like to find out more about The Yorkshire Society, please visit their website.

Choir concert at the Rendezvous Hotel Skipton

Enjoy an evening of song with the Greater Manchester Male Voice Choir

Special events at the Rendezvous Hotel in Yorkshire

This will be one of the highlights of 2019 for us and we’re delighted to announce that the Greater Manchester Male Voice Choir will be joining us again on Saturday 19th January at 8pm.

As always this promises to be an unmissable evening of beautiful song which will include a raffle in support of the Petal Childhood Cancer Research charity. The perfect way to cheer yourself up in January, this concert is not to be missed – tickets cost £10 when booked in advance or £12.00 when purchased on the door.

Our dinner and concert package is the idea way to ensure a memorable evening, with dinner bookings available between 5.30pm – 8pm with the last booking at 6.45pm. Including a delicious three course menu, this package is available for just £27 per person including a concert ticket.

Or if you’d like to make a weekend of it, why not book one of our unbeatable accommodation packages? Including dinner, bed, breakfast and a concert ticket, this offer is available for just £60 per person, based on two adults sharing a standard twin or double room. Upgrades are also available as are single supplements.

Contact the Rendezvous Skipton to make a booking

To find out more, book tickets or make a reservation, please don’t hesitate to get in touch by calling 01756 700100.

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