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Holmwood House

4.0 of 5 Bed and Breakfast   |   112 - 114 Holgate Road, York YO24 4BB, England
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Ranked #138 of 212 York B&B and Inns
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3 of 5 stars reviewed 5 days ago
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  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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London, United Kingdom
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38 reviews 38 reviews
11 hotel reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Stayed here for a couple of night last month. Looked really nice on the web site but disappointed when we got there. Parking excellent and a nice walk into the town took about 10 minutes. Was given 1st room which was at the top of the house but having just had major surgery asked to be moved. Was moved straight... More

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

We have just returned from York (9.14) having stayed at the Holmwood House B & B and was sorely disappointed to find that it was nothing like the photographs as shown on the Internet. To say we were very disappointed with the accommodation is an understatement. The room was drab and the carpet was very dirty and badly marked. The... More

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Aberdeenshire, United Kingdom
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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 14, 2014

I haven't had the privelege of staying at Holmwood House yet but have had such helpful co-operation from the owners that I felt I needed to comment. I accidently booked wrong dates and didnt know about this until Holmwood House phoned asking when I expected to arrive? They have been very obliging in helping me reschedule and have been so... More

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Sydney, Australia
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39 reviews 39 reviews
12 hotel reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 9, 2014

The rooms were a little dated and could probably do with an upgrade. We were right up the top and got a lovely view into York but couldn't get wifi on our room. The service was excellent with friendly and helpful staff and a great breakfast. Overall probably a little over priced for the standard of the room but not... More

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Worksop, United Kingdom
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37 reviews 37 reviews
12 hotel reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2014

We arrived well before check in but we had no trouble registering and parking. We went to explore York while our room was being prepared. On our return we found a spotless, well appointed room. The beds were very comfortable and the hospitality tray was exceptional. Our hosts were polite and friendly throughout and nothing was too much trouble. The... More

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wales
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22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 28, 2014 via mobile

Spent 4 nights at this b&b our room was on second floor facing the front the hotel is very dated and shabby the carpets, windows, bathroom, bed and furnishings in the room we had definately needs replacing, the bed was very uncomfy and the room very stuffy, the sheets werent changed all week as the duvet cover didnt seal at... More

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Durham, United Kingdom
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 26, 2014

Classified as a 4star hotel is misleading. We booked a superior twin based on the photos and AA rating. Reception is a serving hatch with a phone and instructions to ring which we failed to get a response from. Our room was dated, dirty and nothing like any of the lovely gallery pictures. The bathroom had black mould all around... More

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Scone, United Kingdom
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64 reviews 64 reviews
24 hotel reviews
29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 20, 2014

We had a pleasant enough stay here and the staff are very friendly but its definitely not 4* as is rather shabby, with worn carpets and dowdy wallpaper. We booked a 'superior twin' but I would say it was more of a 'normal twin. It was in an annex and was quiet but on the car park so late arrivals... More

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Cumbria, United Kingdom
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33 reviews 33 reviews
17 hotel reviews
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 9, 2014

Stayed at holmwood on a 3night stay It isn,t 4 star by any means,the carpets were worn &shabby also I would have thought carpet in bathroom would be a no no, the hotel needs a good makeover,after saying that the breakfast was excellent,cooked to order so be prepared for a long wait if you hit a busy time, the staff... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2014 via mobile

Just had an enjoyable stay here over 5 nights. Room 4 overlooks the small rear garden and car park, good size double bed and with large bath and shower (driven off the taps). Lovely and quiet with no road noise. Breakfast was superb, really good quality full English, fruit, cereals, toast etc and friendly staff. Town is a good 15... More

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Address: 112 - 114 Holgate Road, York YO24 4BB, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Yorkshire > North Yorkshire > York
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:4 star — Holmwood House 4*
Number of rooms: 12
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