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Ascot House

4.0 of 5 Guest house   |   80 East Parade, York YO31 7YH, England
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Ranked #34 of 209 York B&B and Inns
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 2 weeks ago
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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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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A short walk from the city centre, Ascot House provided a comfortable stopover. Contrasting with the traditional and old fashioned reception, our room had a contemporary look matched by the smart en suite toilet and shower cubicle. Access to free wi-fi and parking were welcome. Staff were welcoming and helpful and the breakfast well prepared.

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Lake District
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14 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The Wood family have been offering B+B in this grand house, that once was home to two Lord Mayors of York, for some time, and they know how to do it very well. Indeed there is always one member of the family on duty, day and night. But although you are assured of a friendly welcome, they are not over-familiar,... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Beautiful hotel, lovely and clean. .. we had bedroom right at the top of the house. Decor just beautiful, clean bathroom, just perfect. Pillows a little lumpy but bed was comfortable. Breakfast delicious, girls who served very attentive and busy. Would recommend and would definitely stay again! Well done Ascot House

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351 reviews 351 reviews
121 hotel reviews
253 helpful votes 253 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We stayed one night at Ascot House. The place looked a bit dated on arrival but the room turned out to be very nice with a modern and well designed bathroom. The breakfast was good. The service was a bit cold hence the 4 star rating. The location is convenient (20 minutes walk to the centre).

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Aldershot, United Kingdom
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54 reviews 54 reviews
13 hotel reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is the sort of hotel that Americans love! It is an ornate Victorian villa with pretty gardens at the front and a carpark at the back. The décor is very traditional, with lots of chintz, china, velvet chairs etc. allover. Our room just off Reception was fine with good beds and linens, TV, tea and coffee making etc. The... More

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8 reviews 8 reviews
5 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 10, 2014

Lovely. Everything is up to expectations if not better. Room was spacious, better than 5 star and exceptionally well maintained. Breakfast does not disappoint and even the sausage is tasty. Lounge and reception area is incredible only beaten by the warm welcome received by the owners. Only one word describes this superb B&B. Special!

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Katowice, Poland
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6 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 9, 2014

Have you ever imagined the guest house of your dreams? With the owners that make you feel like at home, the friendliest staff, delicious food, unforgettable atmosphere and the magical surroundings? Well, Ascot House has it all and even more. Definitely the best place we have ever stayed at.

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61 reviews 61 reviews
14 hotel reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2014

We stayed here for one night; two adults, one child (13). We arrived late the greeting from the 'owner' was very much appreciated. We had a great room, really clean and a lovely modern, if small, bathroom. The breakfast selection was very good, service was friendly and efficient. Well recommended if you're visiting York.

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7 reviews 7 reviews
3 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2014

Excellent accommodation with extremely helpful and very professional staff. Wonderful award winning breakfast served up in a very friendly environment. Within easy walking distance of city, but also close to bus stop. Lovely little park close by and free car parking on site.

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4 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2014

Our stay was ok, very compact in terms of space. Clean, good tea/coffee/shower facilities. Nice walk to the town. Our welcome wasn't great, but sufficed. Tv was slow, and the bed post blocked the view. Breakfast was nice, good selection. Wouldn't say a 4star as we've had beautiful 4star! But a good 3!

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Address: 80 East Parade, York YO31 7YH, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Yorkshire > North Yorkshire > York
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:4 star — Ascot House 4*
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