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Farthings Guest House

#46 of 215 B&Bs / Inns in York
Certificate of Excellence
5 Nunthorpe Avenue, York YO23 1PF, England
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Ranked #46 of 215 York B&B and Inns
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 1 week ago
Christine A Leicester, United Kingdom
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Wow! We enjoyed all the facilities we are used to in expensive hotels but at a VERY fair price. Our twin room had tea/coffee/kettle supplied and biscuits all replenished daily, a hairdryer, boxed tissues, ample spare bedding for the Oh-so-comfortable beds, and bath robes in the wardrobe! Our shared shower-room was well supplied with toiletries and individual bathmats for hygiene.... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Staff were superb and very friendly. The room was cosy and very clean. The breakfast included was fantastic. A happy stay whilst looking round at this city's vast history. Will defiantly use this bnb again if I go back to York. Big thanks you for a comfortable, relaxed stay

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31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 22, 2015

Were met by a charming lady who had previously rung us for an ETA, she gave us a map and spent time showing us places of interest and issued us with a free street parking permit .The b & b is well situated, a pleasant 15 mins walk to town centre,walking along side the walls and over the river The... More 

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Helsinki, Finland
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 13, 2015

We had a very pleasant stay from the moment we stepped inside. The welcome was warm and they made sure to give us tips about going around the town. Our room had good size with own basin. Bed was comfortable to sleep in although it did creak really easy. The shared bathroom was kept tidy and clean. And the wifi... More 

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Brentwood, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 30, 2015

Booked this Bed and Breakfast on Bookings.com, rooms spotlessly clean, well furnished and very homely. Breakfast was lovely. 5 minutes walk to centre of York and free parking right outside the hotel. Should we visit York again will definitely re-book

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Lancaster, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 6, 2015

My husband and I stayed here a couple of weeks ago, just before Christmas. It was a lovely guesthouse and in a great location, being just a short stroll away from the city centre. The place was decorated really nicely for Christmas and the room was lovely. Breakfast was excellent and the hosts were very friendly, always willing to answer... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 21, 2014

I enjoyed my stay here enormously. The room was small but cosy and well stocked. I visited just before christmas, and the house was teeming with great xmas decorations from top to bottom. Lots of choice at breakfast and a pleasant breakfast room. Friendly landland/staff. Would definitely visit again.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 19, 2014

Excellent place to stay for visiting York free parking outside with permit, ten minute walk into centre.very clean,excellent breakfast,lovely hosts.would definately stay again.plenty of restaurants, take seats and pubs locally.

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San Diego, California
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11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 4, 2014

My wife and I stayed here for 2 nights while visiting York. It is clean, comfortable and quiet. The breakfast was wonderful. It is located a short walk from the train station and the center of town. You will get to explore the little village outside of York on your walk to the walled city. Be sure to visit the... More 

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Whitby, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 3, 2014

come and try this small friendly Guest house. Within easy walking distance to the Centre of York and the Minster. Very comfortable rooms and wondrful full english breakfast. Disc parking supplied bb the Fartings so no problems there. We enjoyed our short (long weekend) stay and would go back again.

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