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Amber House

4.0 of 5 Bed and Breakfast   |   36 Bootham Crescent, York YO30 7AH, England
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Ranked #52 of 209 York B&B and Inns
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 4 days ago
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Folkestone, United Kingdom
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31 reviews 31 reviews
11 hotel reviews
34 helpful votes 34 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

We were looking for somewhere to stay for the Tour de France and I'm so glad that we happened across Amber House. The overall decoration of our room, the welcome we received, breakfast and the range of refreshments available in our room were all above the official star rating. Sited within easy walking distance of the Minster, city etc and... More

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Norwich, United Kingdom
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27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A great location, warmly welcomed, great room, fabulous breakfasts, safe and secure location for car and stay...!! A lovely friendly welcome from Linda,John and Mary and we were looked after extremely well. Great local knowledge to guide us on our way into York. Breakfasts were superb...!! A lovely stay enjoyed by the whole family, highly recommended and will be back.

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Grimsby, United Kingdom
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5 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Staff are excellent and so is the breakfast. But for us we had the triple suite and there was a damp smell from the bathroom wasn't very nice and also the bed linen was coloured as was the towels. Sorry not for me

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Linda F, Owner at Amber House, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to post a review. We work very hard to ensure that all our guests enjoy their stay at Amber House, and as part of our check out procedure we ask every guest if everything has been to their satisfaction, and we are extremely disappointed that you made no mention of any dissatisfaction to us... More

Manchester, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The hotel is situated in a prime location and is less than an enjoyable 10 minute walk from the centre of the city. We were warmly welcomed and provided a very good a professional service during our stay. A very informed understanding of the city and happy to help at every turn. Great breakfast complete with Full English and as... More

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2014

Very friendly family run business. Fantastic location in a quiet suburban street just a 5 minute stroll from all the historic sites in the main centre of town. Warm welcome, beautiful room, clean and bright with a very comfortable large bed and a lovely en-suite bathroom. Breakfast was fantastic, a full selection of juices, yoghurts, cereals and fruit, and a... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 27, 2014

We were made very welcome by Linda & John Fletcher and this proved to be the ideal location for our 3 night stay in York earlier this month. The room was very comfortable, the beds the best we've slept in almost anywhere (including 5 star overseas hotels) and breakfast perfect. Parking available right outside the door and just a ten... More

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London, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 18, 2014

Ideally located with a short walk to the Minster and the centre of town. This guest house offers spatious accomodation, nicely decorated and is comfortable and cosy. The owners are very friendly, helpful and really make you feel welcome. Breakfast is brilliant and sets you up for the day! York is such a good place to visit and this place... More

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London
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 16, 2014

Just returned from 3 nights at Amber House. Really enjoyed our stay. Clean and welcoming! Location is perfect- short stroll to the centre! Free wi-fi is great too and the breakfast is plentiful- lots of choice. Would definitely recommend it!

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Derby, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 26, 2014 via mobile

My partner and I stayed at Amber House for a belated Valentines weekend away. After reading all the great reviews our minds were made up about staying here for our trip to York. We were greeted on arrival and immediately made to feel at home. The room was lovely and spacious, a particular highlight was the huge bath, excellent for... More

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8 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 24, 2014

We loved staying at Amber House! The rooms are large and gorgeous. The breakfast options were wonderful-- I had variations of the full English breakfast every day. And it is so close to the center of the historic city, yet on a quiet street. We will definitely stay there again next time we are in the area.

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Address: 36 Bootham Crescent, York YO30 7AH, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Yorkshire > North Yorkshire > York
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:4 star — Amber House 4*
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Amber House is a beautiful Victorian house, ideally situated in the select residential area of Bootham, less than 10 minutes walk from the attractions of York city centre. Tastefully decorated and furnished, Amber House offers a warm welcome, and relaxing bed and breakfast accommodation in elegant surroundings. Free parking available. Free Wi-Fi Broadband Internet access. All guests are issued with a front-door key and are welcome to come and go as desired. ... more   less 
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