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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 #144 of 213 York B&B and Inns
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4 of 5 stars reviewed 1 week ago
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  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Location
    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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61 reviews 61 reviews
29 hotel reviews
39 helpful votes 39 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Reading reviews before I got to the guesthouse I was worried about what to expect. It was an easy walk from the train station and easy to find. The receptionist called to ask where I was told me to call her when I am near. She meet us at the front door and the check in process was quick. We... More 

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Nottingham, United Kingdom
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11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 11, 2014

On arrival our greeting was poor, could have been taken the wrong way was told rates a very high at weekends and the sister hotel a few doors down is cheaper and three star !!!!!, ( not a way to welcome guests). the room was clean and a fair size decorated ok, the bathroom was ready for work to bring... More 

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Poole, United Kingdom
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10 reviews 10 reviews
5 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 31, 2014

Stayed here for four nights as a couple. We chose the superior room for which we paid extra,we had to climb lots of steps to get to our room, the room was clean but a bit tired looking.,the bed was very comfortable though, the bathroom was ok but found it very difficult to get the shower working properly as it... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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12 hotel reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 20, 2014

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 September 20, 2014

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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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
23 helpful votes 23 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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14 hotel reviews
29 helpful votes 29 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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8 hotel reviews
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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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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