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Foss Bank Guest House

#12 of 216 B&Bs / Inns in York
Certificate of Excellence
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16 Huntington Rd., York YO31 8RB, England
Foss Bank Guest House
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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Lancashire
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Stayed for 2 nights for my 50th birthday and and could not fault it. Arrived much earlier than expected and the owner Kevin was more than happy for us to leave the car in the private car for the day before checking in and even after checking out. The room was spacious, lovely comfy bed and en suite with big... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Treated so well, as always, Kevin the owner is willing to help in any way he can, including carrying cases upstairs. Lovely room ,2 is my favourite, comfy bed, very quiet, and then waking to an excellent breakfast all freshly prepared. Kevin also has huge knowledge of York and can give directions to any point of interest. Foss Bank is... More 

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

This was a return visit and I wont hesitate to go back again. Foss Bank is an extremely comfortable place to stay. The breakfasts are great - including boiled egg and soldiers if you want them and if I could bring my bed home with me I would.

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Driffield, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I was fortunate to book a room for one Saturday night at Foss Bank. It is well situated for the city centre being only a 10 minute walk away. Car parking is either on street with a permit issued on arrival or in the private car park with limited space. The property is very well presented and tastefully furnished. My... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Myself and my partner stayed here over the weekend and what an amazing time we had. We were greeted by Kevin owner of the guest house with a warm friendly welcome. The guest house was fully booked which Kevin apologised we had the small double room. We expected a small room with no room for movement however it was a... More 

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Essex
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Great base to explore York on foot with added bonus of free carpark. Comfy and spotlessly clean room with a lovely big bath for me to wallow in! Fab friendly host and excellent breakfasts. Would highly recommend a stay here. Thanks Kevin!

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Sheffield, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 15, 2015

Perfect 2 night stay here 9/10th Feb,nothing too much trouble for Kevin.Room spacious and spotless.Breakfast superb and plentiful.Ten mins stroll to York centre.Good base for a longer stay to explore North Yorkshire.We will certainly return. Iris@Jez

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Stratford-upon-Avon, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 28, 2015

Our 4th visit to Foss Bank Guest House and as usual a warm and friendly welcome. Home from home. I have difficulty getting up stairs but we had no need to worry. Kevin took the cases from the car up to our room and gave us a nice welcoming coffee. As usual we had an excellent breakfast and very comfortable... More 

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Hartlepool
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 7, 2015

Stayed here several times and again in November it was simply second to none. Kevin really looks after you with superb breakfasts and excellent rooms. The free car park is a bonus when parking in York is over £10 per day

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Bury St Edmunds, England, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 18, 2014 via mobile

We have stayed at Foss Bank numerous times and each time it is even better than the last. From arrival where Kevin helps us with our luggage and getting us fresh milk for a cup of tea. To rooms which are well equipped with more than you could want: an iPod dock, hot choc sachets and lovely comfortable beds. Breakfast... More 

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