Welcome to the Fox and Hounds


A former 16th Century Coaching Inn now a high quality residential country Inn and Restaurant. Also available is our attached 18th century four bedroom cottage, ideal for holidays, weekends and wedding guests

Awarded a Visit Britain Quality in Tourism rating of Four Stars for our standards of hospitality, accommodation and service.

Set amidst the beautiful North York Moors, the licensed inn provides a range of cask conditioned beers and selected quality wines. Comfortable en suite rooms overlook the glorious countryside and freshly prepared dishes are served every lunchtime and evening from our regularly changing menu using the best local suppliers and meat producers.

Opening times – Daily from 11.00 am to 11 pm, Sundays to 10.30pm.
Lunch served from 12 noon to 2.15pm every day
Evening meals from 6.00pm to 9.00 pm Monday to Saturday
Sunday 5.00pm to 8.00pm
Closed Christmas Day.

Certificate of Excellence

We now have free Fibre Wi-Fi access available for our customer’s use.

We are superbly positioned for walking or cycling on the moors and the Moorsbus service can pick you up or bring you back from many local destinations.

After an energetic day out enjoy a drink or meal in our oak beamed bar by the open fire or relax in our sauna.

There are excellent views from our garden and outside seating areas.

Car parking is available and garaging for bicycles.

An ideal base to explore the moors and coast!

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To find out more or discuss a reservation please contact us on 01287 660218 or email info@foxandhounds-ainthorpe.com

On-line booking also available in our ‘Check availability’ section.


The Fox and Hounds Inn is recommended by
Visit Britain Quality Assessment Scheme as a Four Star Inn

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