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Special Offers

New Year


Celebrate New Year (2016/17) In Style And Comfort!


We shall be welcoming in the New Year with our usual style and look forward to sharing the occasion with you!

Our two night package allows you to arrive on either Friday 30th or Saturday 31st December and includes dinner on both evenings. Alternatively we a limited number of 1 night packages on Saturday 31st Dec.

On New Year's Eve you can enjoy a reviving cup of tea in front of the fire with home baked brownies served 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 7.30 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, he will as usual have some interesting bin ends up his sleeve!

After dinner there will be dancing till 1am, the music being provided by our in-house DJ who will play a mix of mainstream favourites from the past and present, and 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 information on 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.



All prices are based on double occupancy.

Standard Double Room - Two Night Package

Standard Double Room
2 Nights including New Year's Eve Dinner Bed and Breakfast
~ £240.00 per person

Additional Nights Dinner Bed and breakfast
~ £ 75.00 per person

King size Double / Twin Room  - Two Night Package

King size Double / Twin
2 Nights including New Year's Eve Dinner Bed and Breakfast
~ £260.00 per person

Additional Nights Dinner Bed and Breakfast
~ £85.00 per person 




Standard Double Room - One Night Package (31st Dec)

Standard Double Room
New Year's Eve Dinner Bed and Breakfast
~ £150.00 per person

King size Double / Twin Room  - One Night Package (31st Dec)

King size Double / Twin
New Year's Eve Dinner Bed and Breakfast
~ £160.00 per person

New Year's Eve Menu 2016/17


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



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 2016

The Worsley Arms is the ideal setting for your Festive break.

With real trees, festive decorations and welcoming fires we have all the makings for your traditional Christmas celebration.

Our package is based on a two 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 a piece of homemade millionaire's shortbread will be available In front of the fire between 3.30pm and 4.30.

The ever popular 'Christingle Service' will be held in the village church at 4pm, and 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. There will also be a festive selection of wines for you to choose from.

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 neighbouring village of Slingsby. 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 (menu below) 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 between 7pm and 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 11pm. 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

~ Standard Double Room

(Prices are per person based on double occupancy and include lunch on Christmas Day)

£320.00; Two Night Dinner Bed and Breakfast

£395.00; Three night Dinner Bed and Breakfast

Additional Nights £50.00 Bed and Breakfast or £70.00 Dinner Bed and Breakfast

~ King Size / Twin

£340.00; Two night Dinner Bed and Breakfast

£410.00; Three Night Dinner Bed and Breakfast

Additional Nights are:

£55.00; Bed and Breakfast

£75.00; Dinner Bed and Breakfast.

To secure your reservation we require a non refundable deposit of £100.00 per person. Full payment will be required by 15th November 2016. In case of late cancellation, no deposits can be refunded if rooms booked remain unsold.


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


Christmas Day Menu 2016

A Welcoming Glass of Kir Royale


Avocado delice, Spiced white crab, cold water prawns,

Yorkshire rapeseed mayonnaise, Braeburn apple, small herbs

Velouté of snow peas, local pancetta, stem ginger and two corianders

Goosnargh duck confit terrine, spiced sloe gin butter, salad of ginger, spring onion and celeriac

Charantais melon, hand sliced 18 month matured Parma ham, sticky toffee winter fig,

blood orange sorbet, Yellisons goats cheese


Roast Hovingham turkey, chestnut stuffing, rare-breed chipolata, Sutton Bank bacon,

home-made cranberry sauce, thyme and roast turkey jus

Roast sirloin of Sutton Bank longhorn beef, duck fat roast potatoes, Yorkshire pudding and Madeira beef jus

Sous vide chunky Whitby cod loin, fresh clams, cockles and mussels, smoked Loch Fyne salmon, foraged samphire, heritage potato

Deep fried Old Gat goats cheese, wild mushroom, fresh chives served on charred crostini bread

All served with heritage star anise carrots, Brussel sprouts with Holmfirth pancetta and honey roast local parsnips


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

Aerated white fine chocolate, assorted fresh berries, cinder toffee, passion fruit, gold leaf, cress

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


Freshly brewed coffee or Yorkshire tea, mince pie and fudge

Tables are available from 12.30, with last sitting at 1.30pm

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 (twin rooms available) 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/Twin 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) between Sunday 2nd April to Sunday 22nd October 2017. Some dates are excluded. 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