Accessibility Statement – The Fairfax Arms, Gilling East
The Fairfax Arms can be found in the centre of Gilling East alongside A1363 between York and Helmsley. Gilling East is a lovely rural location within Ryedale, North Yorkshire. We are a renowned Country Inn and Restaurant offering high class accommodation with excellent food and real ales.
Directions to the Fairfax Arms can be found on the Find Us page of the website www.thefairfaxarms.co.uk, or by using our PostCode with a journey planner such as Google Maps.
Our Postcode for SatNav reference is YO62 4JH.
Car Parking and Arrival
Parking is available on 3 sides of the Fairfax Arms, but the main car park is at the rear of the building. The rear car park has been resurfaced giving level access both to the ground floor accommodation and into the bar and restaurant.
Bar & Bar Area and Dining Area/Restaurant
The bar area comprises low comfortable seating as well as traditional bar stools. Food can be served in the bar area at any of the tables or in either of the adjoining restaurant areas.
Beer Garden/Outdoor Area/Smoking area
There is a beer garden to the front and side of the building, where food can also be served.
A custom made oak framed smoking shelter is available adjacent to the rear door of the building leading to the car park.
Accommodation – Bedrooms/Bathrooms, Shower-rooms & Toilets (Ensuite or Shared)
Out of the 11 rooms at The Fairfax Arms 4 of them are situated in the back courtyard and 3 have easy access to the bedrooms and Ensuite bathrooms including disabled access. All 11 Ensuite rooms contain a shower, of which 6 are over a bath.
Situated behind the pub is Ampleforth College Golf Course. Free golf club hire is available to any guests staying in the hotel. The Fairfax Arms is also surrounded by lovely woodland areas perfect for walks and bike rides and free bicycle hire is also available. We are very close to the Prep School of St Martin’s Ampleforth and Ampleforth College and have long been proud to provide accommodation for visiting and prospective parents as well as touring sports teams from other schools.
We are constantly striving to improve our services and we take accessibility very seriously. Any proposed developments will be listed here.