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Birchfield Guest House

4.0 of 5 Guest house   |   2 Nunthorpe Avenue, York YO23 1PF, England
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Ranked #29 of 210 York B&B and Inns
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed for 2 nights, my parents had the Castle room and myself and my boyfriend and our dog had the ground floor room. Both rooms were spotless, and being a housekeeper myself I was impressed with the cleanliness. Steve was very welcoming and greeted us and showed us a map with places he recommended- great to get local knowledge... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Have just spent the last two nights at the Birchfield Guesthouse. On arrival we were welcomed by the landlord, Steve, and given fantastic map and advice on where to visit and where to eat! We stayed in the Castle suite on the top floor, which was cosy, comfortable, clean and had an ample sized ensuite. Breakfast was self service with... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Me and my partner stayed here overnight at the beginning of September. It's in a great location as it's just a 10/15 minute walk into the centre of York. There's a local shop at the end of the road too incase you need to pick anything up. We staying in the Jorvik room which was spotless, very spacious and nicely... More

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I booked his guest house based on the photos on the booking website. However, the room is nothing like the photos so be warned. Birchfield says it is 10 mins from York centre but it takes longer than that to walk there. Taking a car means you have to deal with the lack of parking in the city so its... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Stayed for 3 nights, the room was spotlessly clean and welcoming, had all we needed. Well presented. We stayed in stonebow which was a good sized room. We didn't use the breakfast included due to having a lie in in the very comfy bed. About 15 min walk to the edge of town but wasn't a prob at all and... More

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

Stayed here with my girlfriend at the end of August. The guest house is handily located about a 10 minute walk into York centre. The room was spot on - we stayed in Castle on the top floor, which was quite small but cosy, well fitted and nicely decorated. I was most impressed with the landlord, Steve and his staff.... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

My partner and I stayed at Birchfield guest house for our anniversary. Even though we stayed at the busiest time of year due to the races, nothing seemed rushed or too much trouble. It has a brilliant location, close enough to the town centre that I could still walk it, even whilst heavily pregnant. Steve couldn't have been more genuine,... More

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Did feel a little bit disappointed after reading so many brilliant reviews. The room was quite small but was informed by Steve it is better to order through him to get the "best room", I think that's a little unfair, why should you get a lesser room because you book online? Also found it a bit strange having to pay... More

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emailusdirect, Owner at Birchfield Guest House, responded to this review

“Unfair” ? Well, these guests knowingly booked a small room, and further, I wrote them confirming that it was a small room. Only after leaving, they complain online (not to us), that it is “unfair” they were given a small room. The fact is that booking direct. with us, means we don't pay agents fees. Would it be more fair,... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We arrived 20 minutes late but Steve was sitting waiting in the breakfast room to greet us. He then produced a tourist map of York and outlined the best routes in and out of town and several restaurant recommendations which we found very useful. The room was beautiful and the bed was REALLY comfy. Steve was really friendly and even... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My wife and I were a bit late in arriving in York but Steve the owner kindly rang my mobile to check we were ok.(A nice touch) When we got there he was V helpful, we told him we had been to York before and knew the main sights to see, so he gave us a map and some of... More

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Address: 2 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 — Birchfield Guest House 4*
Number of rooms: 4
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