About Middlethorpe Hall And Spa

Occupying a 17th-century manor house on 20 landscaped acres, this country house hotel at the southern edge of York Racecourse. 

Elegant rooms are split between the main house, a courtyard building and a separate cottage. All have free WiFi, and tea and coffeemaking equipment, while 24-hour room service is available. Lavish suites add antique desks and fireplaces.

Breakfast is complimentary, and there's a wood-panelled dining room where afternoon tea is also served. Other amenities include an indoor pool and gym, and spa treatments are offered (fee). The sprawling gardens contain herb beds and fruit trees. Free valet parking is provided.

Hotel size

  • This hotel has 29 rooms
  • This hotel is arranged over 2 floors


  • Check-in time starts at 2 PM
  • Check-out time is noon

Required at check in

  • Credit card or cash deposit required
  • Government-issued photo ID required


Swimming PoolBarFitness CentreFree WifiMeeting RoomRestaurantRoom ServiceSpaLaundry Service24-Hour Check-InLuggage StorageLiftDaily Housekeeping


Site Access

  • There is a drop off point in front of the entrance
  • Private accessible parking available
  • Arranged parking not available
  • There is not level access to main entrance
  • There is ramped access
  • There are no steps to the entrance
  • There is not an automatic entrance door
  • It is step free from the entrance to the reception desk
  • Wheelchair accessible toilet not available from street
  • There is step free access to the restaurant
  • There are 3 accessible parking spaces
  • There are accessible and standard rooms on the same floor as the reception area

Bedroom Access

  • Bedroom doors are opened with a lever handle
  • There is sufficient space around the bed and between the bed & the wall. It is free of furniture
  • There is a phone within reach of the bed
  • Adjoining rooms for carers not available
  • There is a roll-in shower and a shower seat is available on request
  • There is not a bathroom with a lowered bath
  • There are grab rails on both sides of the roll-in shower
  • Standard rooms have a shower over a bath
  • There is level access to the lift to the rooms
  • There are grab rails on both sides of the toilet
  • There is sufficent space to manoeuvre a wheelchair next to the toilet
  • The bathroom door is opened using a lever handle

Hearing & BSL

  • Vibrating pillows are available
  • There are staff proficient in sign language
  • There is no induction loop at reception

Sight Assistance

  • Assistance dogs are welcome
  • Menus are available in large print on request
  • Safety information is available in large print
  • There is space for assistance dogs to exercise and relieve themselves


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