Our Awards & Reviews




Both the B&B and garden at Millgate House have won several prestigious awards over the years.

The magnificent walled garden is an R.H.S Partnership garden - winning first prize (out of 3500 gardens) in the R.H.S national competition, presented by Prince Charles. The garden was also selected by Alan Titchmarsh in his 'Britain's Best Gardens 2015'. Other recent TV appearances include Channel 4's 'Obsessive Cleaners' and the BBC's 'Gardeners World'. 

Millgate was awarded 'B&B of the Year' by The Good Hotel Guide, (selected as one of the best venues with a garden by the Good Hotel Guide for 2019) and enjoys excellent reviews on Tripadvisor; currently sitting as No 1 B&B  in the Richmond area  and within the top 1% of establishments nationwide.It was selected as one of the top 10 BBs in the UK last year on Trip Advisor. It's no wonder the guest list includes the likes of Alan Titchmarsh, Will Todd, Guy Hands, Ruth Rendall, Alan Bennett, Ruby Wax, Mazdak Sanii, Joanna Trollope, William Hague, Barry Cryer, Lucinda Lambton, Julian Lloyd Webber, Tom Courtenay, Blake Morrison, Eileen Atkins, Pam Ayres, David Starkey, Shirley Williams, Sebastian Coe, Hugh Thomson, Edward Fox, Ed Kluz, Jane Asher, Gerald Scarfe and more.

Other accolades include:
  • Good Hotel Guide Editor's Choice  B and B 2021

  • 'One of the top twenty five best UK Hotels'. (Telegraph Travel)

  • 'One of the top ten B&Bs in the UK' (Sunday Times Travel)

  • National César Award (The 'Oscar' of the hotel industry, awarded by the Good Hotel Guide)

  • 'One of the nicest guesthouses in the UK' (Lonely Planet)

  • 'Am I in heaven? How will I force myself, after leaving this unforgettable privately run guesthouse, to stay in a regular hotel?' (Fiona Duncan, the Sunday Telegraph)

  • Editor's Choice Good Hotel Guide 

  • Ten Best Places to Stay with a good Garden...Observer April 2019

  • Listed as one of Britain's TOP TEN B. and  Bs in VISIT BRITAIN MAGAZINE...THE official tourist guide for the UK

  • Listed as one of TOP TEN B and Bs  in UK by Trip Advisor

                  EDITOR'S CHOICE B AND B

                THE GOOD HOTEL GUIDE 2021

Listed as one of Britain's top ten B and Bs

                           By Visit Britain.

'An oasis in the North of England..don"t miss it"

             Chelsea Arts Club Hand book.

3 Millgate, Richmond, North Yorkshire, DL10 4JN

Tel: 07799880893


October  2020, The garden is  permanently closed to the general public. We are taking  bed and breakfast bookings. (Minimum two nights stay) , The garden is open at all times to resident guests. 

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