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Chelmsford Place Guest House

#43 of 215 B&Bs / Inns in York
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85 Fulford Road, York YO10 4BD, England
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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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Canberra, Australia
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73 reviews 73 reviews
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20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I stayed 2 nights last month. Steve and Janine were so hospitable and helpful, from making sure my car was parked in the designated area, to carrying my bag upstairs and helping me with local bus details. My room was small and comfortable with its own bathroom. Unfortunately as in most UK establishments the shower is over the bath, a... More 

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NorthYorkshireSmudge, Owner at Chelmsford Place Guest House, responded to this review

Dear Linda, Many thanks for posting your review of your stay at our guest house, we are so pleased that you enjoyed your visit with us and we were only to happy to help, we hope you had a great onward journey to your next destination and if you are ever back in the UK we would love to see... More 

Stretford, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

upon arrival Janine was there to greet us with a friendly welcome and we were shown to our room which was lovely and so clean just like the rest of the place , we stayed in Room 1 which was just right , TV , ensuite , tea and coffee etc , wardrobe, the bathroom was beautiful and clean ,... More 

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NorthYorkshireSmudge, Owner at Chelmsford Place Guest House, responded to this review

Hi Dave, Many thanks for your wonderful review and kind words, it was a pleasure to meet you both and we would LOVE to see you both again in the not too distant future. Take Care. Janine & Steve More 

Glossop, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Janice and Steve were lovely hosts and went out there way to make the stay enjoyable. Everything was lovely and clean and the breakfast was just perfect and a good selection. Just one small fault which didn'the spoil the stay at all was that the double bed was 2 singles put together with a double mattress. This caused a ridge... More 

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NorthYorkshireSmudge, Owner at Chelmsford Place Guest House, responded to this review

Hi Martin & Kerry, Many thanks for taking the time to post your thoughts on your stay, we are so pleased that you enjoyed your visit and found it relaxing, especially with Kerry being pregnant. We wish you all the best for the future with your new daughter to be.... Take Care. Janine & Steve More 

London, United Kingdom
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Chelmsford Place does all that a B&B should and a little bit more. It's good value, clean, comfortable and provides a well cooked breakfast. (Scrambled eggs recommended!) We received an E mail before our trip giving clear instructions about how to get from the station by bus or taxi. On arrival we were provided with a map showing the short... More 

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NorthYorkshireSmudge, Owner at Chelmsford Place Guest House, responded to this review

Hi Janet and Don, Many thanks for posting your review, we are so pleased you enjoyed your visit with us, especially the scrambled eggs lol. We are ideally placed for the city and its only 10 minutes to walk, as you say the busses are frequent also. Hope to see you again in the future. Take Care. Janine & Steve More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Just come back from a 2 night stay in this cosy family run guesthouse. We stayed in room 1 up in the attic, the decor was lovely with a nice clean private shower room of our own. It's well located just a nice 10 min stroll up the road or by the river to the city centre an the Tourist... More 

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NorthYorkshireSmudge, Owner at Chelmsford Place Guest House, responded to this review

Hi David, Many thanks for taking the time to post your review of your stay, we are so grateful that people do this, and we are very happy that you enjoyed your visit in room 1. We would love to meet with you again if/when you are next here in York. Take Care. Janine & Steve More 

Anglards De Salers
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33 hotel reviews
126 helpful votes 126 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I had a lovely big bedroom with king sized bed which was very comfortable, The adjoining bathroom was huge with a shower big enough for me and a girls beach volleyball team ! The breakfast was a fat boy special with superb bacon and sausage from local butcher. There was free parking outside, Only 10 minutes walk to the city... More 

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NorthYorkshireSmudge, Owner at Chelmsford Place Guest House, responded to this review

Hi Nick, Many thanks for posting your review, we really do appreciate that people take time out to do this. From talking to you in the morning I do know that you enjoyed your evening out with colleagues, followed by as you say "our Belly Busting Breakfast" lol. Hopefully, you will be able to bring the wife next time you... More 

Liverpool, United Kingdom
1 review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Easy to find, lovely location within walking distance of town centre. Tidy little b & b, owners very friendly and helpful. Steve does a fabulous cooked breakfast, really sets you up for the day. Would definitely recommend and we will definitely be going back. Excellent value for money, couldn't fault it. Thanks to Janine and Steve for making us so... More 

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NorthYorkshireSmudge, Owner at Chelmsford Place Guest House, responded to this review

Hi Susan, thank you so much for posting your review, it was lovely to meet you, hubby and mum & dad, and we hope that you all enjoyed York. Next time you are wanting to bring the family we would love to see you again. Take Care. Janine & Steve More 

Bath, United Kingdom
2 reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Stayed 3 nights whilst exploring York, Knaresborough and Harrogate. Ticked all boxes, clean, comfortable, and very welcoming hosts. The breakfast was perfect, full English! Nothing negative whatsoever, would certainly stay again on another visit.

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NorthYorkshireSmudge, Owner at Chelmsford Place Guest House, responded to this review

Hi, Very many thanks for posting your brilliant review and kind words, we are so pleased that you enjoyed your visit to York and our guest house, we are very happy that you were made to feel welcome, we would love to see you again in the future. Take Care. Janine & Steve More 

Boston, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 25, 2015

Just returned from a 3 night stay at the Chelmsford place guest house, we were made very welcome by Steve & Janine, the room was very clean and fresh, the guest house is in the perfect place, only a 5 minute walk by the river to the city centre, highly recommended by my wife & me.

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NorthYorkshireSmudge, Owner at Chelmsford Place Guest House, responded to this review

Hi Lawrence, many thanks for your excellent review and kind words, it was a pleasure to meet you both and it really is appreciated that you have posted your thoughts on your stay. I am so pleased that you managed to find your missing envelope. We would love to see you again if/when you are next visiting York. Take Care.... More 

Skegness, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 20, 2015

Just returned from a 2 night break this guest house is perfect, we had room 5 backing onto the garden very quiet and peaceful, rooms was immacalate and plenty of tea, coffee, hot chocalate etc and biscuits !!! Breakfast was amazing worth getting up for ( breakfast is served from 8am-9am) had cooked breakfast first morning and omlette on day... More 

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NorthYorkshireSmudge, Owner at Chelmsford Place Guest House, responded to this review

Hi Andrea, Many thanks for your wonderful review we are so grateful that you took the time to post your thoughts on your stay. Its great that you enjoyed your visit and we would love to see you again next time you visit York. Take Care. Janine & Steve More 

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