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Farthings Guest House

4.0 of 5 Guest house   |   5 Nunthorpe Avenue, York YO23 1PF, England
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Ranked #63 of 208 York B&B and Inns
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 1 week ago
Anita F Stamford, United Kingdom
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  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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Stamford, United Kingdom
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Excellent Guest House. Home from home. Accomodation very clean and cosy. Shower brilliant. Very welcoming and accomodating, nothing is too much for them. Breakfasts excellent. Great for a quiet break but within minutes from the city centre. Ideal location will definitely be coming back to stay. Came for the Tour De France and this was ideal for us. Could not... More

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Cairns Region, Australia
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8 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A lovely guest house run by a very friendly and accommodating host. In a nice quiet area but an easy stroll into town. The room upstairs were cosy and every endeavour was made to ensure the sharing of a bathroom was suffice. It was handy to have a sink in the room as well. The breakfast was superb, catering for... More

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Glossop, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Second superb Guest House in a week! This place is very well appointed and spotlessly clean and such a warm welcome too, even though I turned up very early (11am) the lady invited me in and my room was ready.

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Vancouver, Canada
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49 reviews 49 reviews
35 hotel reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 7, 2014

Excellent location within an easy walk to town. We arrived early to a warm and friendly greeting. Parking is available and very convenient. He house is beautiful, clean, and comfy, and breakfasts are excellent. Would definitely stay here again.

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Columbia, SC
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57 reviews 57 reviews
19 hotel reviews
43 helpful votes 43 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 4, 2014

Spent two nights here recently and thoroughly enjoyed our stay. The owner provided a warm welcome and provided us a parking permit to allow us to park right outside for the whole of our stay. The room we had was en-suite and was impeccably clean. Good tea and coffee-making facilities with high quality biscuits. Plenty of electrical outlets for charging... More

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London, United Kingdom
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 31, 2014

Except for the room being a little on the small side, I couldn't fault anything about this stay. I was given a warm, friendly welcome full of tips for my stay in York; very welcome after a long journey up on the train. Bed was extremely comfortable, room was clean, as was the shared bathroom, which was never in use... More

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Manchester, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 30, 2014

I have just returned from a relaxing two night stay at the Farthings, travelling with my 8 year old son. Upon checking in we were offered some really useful info about local attractions and money saving offers, which I obviously welcomed! The room my son and I shared was clean and the bed (complete with feather pillows; couldn't believe my... More

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Scarborough, United Kingdom
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4 reviews 4 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2014

Stayed here over the bank holiday weekend, 10/15 minute walk from York Train station & the city centre, very friendly staff & owner (& greyhound!), lovely breakfast Single room is a maybe on the small side for anyone over 6ft 5" but I will definitely stay here again in York. Highly recommended!

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Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 21, 2014

Myself and two others stayed here for a long weekend in May this year and had a wonderful stay. The Farthings is located just a short walk from the station and the old town. We were able to check in very early, and would have been able to leave bags had the room not been ready. We were also able... More

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London
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10 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 12, 2014

Stayed here for one night in March, wish it could have been longer. The house is beautiful with a lovely garden. Our room was huge and very comfortable. Had to leave early next morning so did not have breakfast so cannot comment on that. Only negative is the TV in room is very small and as the room is so... More

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Address: 5 Nunthorpe Avenue, York YO23 1PF, England
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Location: United Kingdom > England > Yorkshire > North Yorkshire > York
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:4 star — Farthings Guest House 4*
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