Millgate House

UK England North East England North Yorkshire Richmond

  • Gardens & Grounds
  • Dog-friendly
  • Sensational Views
  • Boutique B&B
A lavish B&B in a stunningly ornamented Georgian townhouse.

It's a pretty safe bet that you won't have stayed in a B&B quite like this one before. Located just off the bottom of Market Place, Richmond's Millgate House is quite simply extraordinary – a Georgian townhouse of lavish, theatrical elegance sitting above a magical, sheltered walled garden with views down to the River Swale and its waterfalls. It's won almost every award going – the Good Hotel Guide's B&B of the Year for 2011, for example – with visitors charmed and amazed in equal measure by a house that is positively stuffed with antiques and art.

There are eye-opening curios and wonderfully ornate pieces at every turn, and while each of the guest rooms is lovely in its own way, the ones overlooking the garden have the finest aspect. We particularly like being able to step out of a free-standing Edwardian bath onto a Turkish rug, in front of a cast-iron fireplace. Meanwhile, in the glorious garden-view dining room, a splendid breakfast on polished mahogany tables is less a mere meal and more an experience.

There's also a self-contained (and self-catering) romantic garden apartment (available by the night), with a lovely en-suite double, living room and open fire. The owners, Austin and Tim, have been here thirty seven years and have made Millgate House and its garden a place very much in their own image – charming, discreet and hugely likeable. Trust us, you won't want to leave.


Six beautiful guest rooms, plus a one-bedroom apartment for two people.


The Superking, Twin and Garden Apartment are all £165 per night. King double with private bathroom is £145. Two standard doubles with private facilities are £125.

Opening Times

Open all year


Contact Website  01748 823 571  Millgate House, 3 Millgate Richmond North Yorkshire DL10 4JN

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Getting There

You'll find Millgate House just off the bottom left-hand corner of Richmond's expansive Market Place.

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