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Special Offers

New Year


Celebrate New Year (2017/18) In Style And Comfort!

With our open fires and traditional charm the Worsley Arms is the ideal place to see in the New Year.

We are offering a one night package with the tempting option of adding additional nights before or after Sunday 31st December.

On New Year's Eve arrive at your leisure, we shall be serving a reviving cup of tea with cream scones, in front of the fire between 3pm and 4.30 pm, then just relax!

Dinner will be the main focus of the evening and once again Head Chef Andrew Jones has created a special menu bursting with seasonal flavours to be served in the dining room from 7.30pm last sitting 9pm. Our wine list will be available for your inspection and Master Sommelier Tony Finn will be on hand to advise you on your selection.

After dinner there will be dancing till 1am, the music will be provided by our in-house D J who will play a mix of mainstream favourites from the past and present, he will be delighted to include any special requests that you might have.

On New Year's Day enjoy a leisurely breakfast 8.30 'till 10 o'clock. If the weather is dry, we have details of some lovely local walks for you to enjoy, an ideal way to clear away the cobwebs! Alternatively, you can just relax with the papers. Light lunches will be available between midday and 2pm. For those staying for the night of the January 1st there will be an afternoon matinee of a seasonal favourite on the big screen at 3pm, complimentary popcorn will be provided!

Dinner will be available in the restaurant and bar from 6.30pm with last orders at 8.30pm.

We look forward to welcoming you to the Worsley Arms and sharing the New Year celebrations with you.

Standard Double Room

New Year's Eve Dinner, Bed and Breakfast £175.00 per person

Additional Night Dinner, bed and breakfast £75.00 per person

King size Double/Twin

New Year's Eve Dinner, Bed and Breakfast Package £185.00 per person

Additional Nights Dinner, Bed and breakfast £ 85.00 per person

The New Year's Eve package includes, tea and scones on arrival, Kir Royale aperitif, five course dinner and entertainment till 1am, plus breakfast thr following morning.




New Year's Eve Menu 2017/18


Kir Royale and Worsley Canapé selection


Beef cheek and fresh horseradish ravioli, Madeira beef cream. Winter truffle,

30 month matured parmesan


Worsley bloody Mary sorbet, king prawns, Whitby white crab, Loch Fyne smoked salmon,

celery leaf, seed and meringue


York herb fed chicken, confit of leg, supreme,

wild mushroom chicken velouté, fondant potato, leeks


Aerated white chocolate, passion fruit, pomegranate,

cinder toffee, edible gold leaf and honey cress


Freshly Brewed Tea or Coffee with Homemade Petit Fours


A selection of fine British cheeses will be available from the trolley

Choose 3 for £8.00 or Choose 6 for £12.00


£75.00 per person

(To include five course dinner and Dancing till late, Carriages 1a.m)

Please call 01653 628234 to discuss vegetarian alternative dishes or special dietary requirements

Festive Celebrations 2017


Christmas Celebrations 2017

The Worsley Arms is the ideal setting for your Festive break. With decorated trees, festive decorations and welcoming fires we have all the trappings for a traditional Christmas celebration. 

Our packages are based on a two or three night stay arriving Friday 23rd or Saturday 24th December with a tempting offer to encourage you to stay longer on a bed and breakfast or dinner bed and breakfast basis.

As usual we will be offering our popular festive quiz, jigsaws, puzzles and film shows to keep you entertained during your stay.

Christmas Eve

 - Check in at your leisure, a reviving cup of tea with cream scones will be served in the lounges between 3.30pm and 4.30pm.

 - The ever popular 'Christingle Service' will be held in the village church at 4pm, as always there is an open invitation extended to all of our residents who wish to attend.

 - A candle lit dinner will be held in the dining room from 6.30pm Head Chef Andrew Jones will be producing a special four course menu for you to enjoy.

 - After dinner relax in front of the fire with coffee and homemade fudge. Our local Silver Band will be popping in before bedtime to play a selection of carols and festive favourites.

 - This year Midnight Mass will be held in the Church Of All Saints Hovingham, the time is yet to be confirmed. Warm mince pies and mulled wine will await your return.

Christmas Day

 - After a leisurely breakfast and with weather permitting enjoy a stroll in the beautiful Ryedale countryside, details of circular walks from the village will be available from reception.

 - Christmas Lunch will be served in the dining room from noon with last at sitting at 1.45pm. (A pre-order will be arranged prior to your arrival).

 - Christmas cake and tea will be served in the lounges between 4pm and 5.30pm. A buffet supper will be available from 7pm till 8.30pm in the dining room.

Boxing Day

 - Breakfast will be served in the dining room from 8am till 10am.

 - For those guest's departing check out will be 11 am. For those staying on there will be a film show on the large screen in the Kent room at 3.30pm, complimentary popcorn provided!

 - Dinner will be served in the dining room from 6.30pm.


Christmas Package Prices (prices quoted are 'per person' based on double occupancy and include lunch on Christmas Day)

 - Standard Double Room

£360.00, Two Night Dinner, Bed and Breakfast

£440.00, Three Night Dinner, Bed and Breakfast

Additional Nights £60.00 Bed and Breakfast or £80.00 Dinner Bed and Breakfast


- King Size / Twin

£380.00, Two Night Dinner, Bed and Breakfast

£460.00, Three Night Dinner, Bed and Breakfast

Additional Nights Bed and Breakfast £65.00 or £85.00 Dinner, Bed and Breakfast

Payment Details

To secure your reservation we require a non-refundable deposit of £200.00 per person. Full payment will be required by 15th November 2017. In case of late cancellation no deposits can be refunded.

Payment may be made by debit card or BAC'S to Barclays 20-67-75 a/c 90570389.

Further Information

There will be a limited number of tables available for non-residents to join us for lunch on Christmas Day priced at £79.00 per person.


Call us on 01653 628234 to book or if you have any questions.


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Christmas Day Menu 2017:

A Welcoming Glass of Kir Royale


 - Cream of roasted Jerusalem artichokes and chestnut veloute

 - Roast Loch Fyne smoked salmon avocado delice, cold water prawns, bloody Mary sorbet, celery seed meringue, and rapeseed

 - York herb fed chicken liver parfait, brioche crumb, sloe gin jelly, apple, herbs, toasted pistachio

 - Charantais melon, hand sliced 18 month Parma ham, sticky toffee fig, blood orange sorbet, Yellison's goats curd, herbs


 - Roast local turkey, sage and herb stuffing, own recipe chipolata, Sutton Bank bacon, Worsley cranberry sauce

 - Roast sirloin of Sutton Bank Wagyu beef, Wagyu fat roast potatoes, Yorkshire pudding and Worsley Merlot beef jus

 - Sous vide chunky cod loin, creamed Yukon Gold mash potato, curried mussels, charred lettuce, Yorkshire kale, smoked haddock kedgeree emulsion

 - Handmade goats cheese and thyme ravioli, wild mushrooms, winter vegetables, parsley root, 30 month parmesan


 - Worsley Arms individual Christmas pudding, proper Yorkshire rum custard and spiced brandy butter

 - Aerated bitter dark chocolate with hazelnut, black cherry puree, de hydrated black cherry cake, hot black cherries, cherry sherbet, ice cream

 - Three artisan cheeses from the Cheesemonger of the Year – jam, grapes, celery, biscuits


Freshly brewed coffee or Yorkshire tea, mince pie, Mallow & Fudge

2 Night Summer Skedaddle

Enjoy a Summer getaway in Hovingham, located between York and the North York Moors National Park. The Summer Skeddadle package includes:

- 2 Nights in a Standard Double/Twin Room (2 people sharing)
- 3 course Dinner in our Restaurant on the first night (£25 per person allowance)
- Full Yorkshire Breakfast on both mornings.

This offer is available any day of the week (subject to availability) between Monday 26 May and Sunday 19 October 2015. This package is priced at only £278 per room, based on 2 people sharing. Note that there is a supplement of £10 per person to include a Saturday.

To enquire, call us now on 01653 628234.


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Mothers Day Offer

Stay over on Mother's Day (night) - 15th March 2015

If you are really looking to treat your mum, why not celebrate in style, clear Monday from the diary and book a room for the night of Sunday 15 March, 2015! We have twin rooms available or single rooms if you'd prefer. 

Prices (Bed & Breakfast basis):

Standard Twin Room: ONLY £65 per room, based on 2 sharing

Standard Single Room: ONLY £50 per room (for 1 person)

You are welcome to join us for Mothering Sunday lunch (click here to see menu and prices) and/or for dinner (in the Cricketers Bar or Restaurant).

Please contact reservations on 01653 628234 to discuss upgrades and availability.

Sparkling Sunday

Sundays are our favourite night of the week - it's generally quieter and we get a little more time to spend with each of our guests! So grab your partner or friend and join us in glorious North Yorkshire!

Get a free glass of Sparkling Wine when you book the following:


- Sunday night in a Standard Double Room (2 people sharing)
- 3 course Dinner in our Restaurant (£25 per person allowance)
- Full Yorkshire Breakfast


This offer is available on any Sunday (subject to availability) from now until Sunday 19th June 2018. Some dates are excluded and the offer is subject to availability. Terms Apply.

This package is priced at only £139 per room, based on 2 people sharing. To book, call us now on 01653 628234.

BONUS OFFER: Add a Monday night to your stay for only £89 per room, on a Bed & Breakfast basis


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The Worsley Arms Hotel
Main Street, Hovingham, York, YO62 4LA
England, UK

Tel: +44 (0)1653 628234
Fax: +44 (0)1653 628130
E-mail: enquiries@worsleyarms.co.uk