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Bootham City Centre Guest House

4.0 of 5 Bed and Breakfast   |   56 Bootham Crescent, York YO30 7AH, England
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Ranked #140 of 208 York B&B and Inns
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4 of 5 stars reviewed yesterday
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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San Francisco, California
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6 reviews 6 reviews
6 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

It was quite a hike uphill from the train station to this guest house, probably a 20-25 minute walk. It's on a quiet, residential street. No street noise or traffic disturbed me. There are many hotels on this street, as well as private homes. A map shows train tracks running close by (which concerned me) but I never heard a... More

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Bristol, United Kingdom
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4 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is not a small business it is 14 beds and run like a factory. Everything is prepackaged, milk, cereals the lot. Breakfast was full English varied only by what you left off. Couldn't tell if it ere clean or dirty as everything was beige and faded pink, polyester sheets. A cheap, noisy un welcoming place, inflexible and charging £70... More

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Yalaha, Florida
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27 reviews 27 reviews
6 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Bootham Guest House was our first experience in a B&B. Our family room was comfortable and clean. It was nice to make coffee and tea in the morning before going down to breakfast. Good wifi reception. The TV was very small, but we didn't spend much time in our room. Breakfast was very good. Fruit, yogurt and cereal provided before... More

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South Lyon, Michigan
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19 reviews 19 reviews
10 hotel reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

We stayed at this guest house with our 3 teenagers and we had 2 rooms. The rooms were very clean but small even for a B&B. the owner was very friendly but was on holiday when we arrived and we didn't meet her until the morning of our departure. The beds were just ok, the breakfast was good but without... More

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manchester
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19 reviews 19 reviews
5 hotel reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 25, 2014

Beautiful city. Great location to the city centre, nice little stroll in the day and taxi at night. Lovely warm and clean room. Delicious home cooked breakfast. Friendly and welcoming staff. Many thhanks. Would stay again.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 20, 2014

This is an absolute gem. I stayed in the single room for one night on a business trip. The staff were very accommodating, e.g. allowing early breakfast and ordering me a taxi. The room was very clean and tidy - nothing too fancy but excellent value. Breakfast was well cooked with fresh coffee and a range of cereals. I would... More

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Welwyn Garden City, United Kingdom
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83 reviews 83 reviews
25 hotel reviews
51 helpful votes 51 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed April 28, 2014

On the basis of the positive reviews, we booked two weekend nights at this guest house. We expected to be pleasantly accommodated given what we thought was the relatively high cost of £90per night for the en-suite room for two. 24 hours before we arrived, we received word that the purpose for our trip to York had been cancelled, and... More

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Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 26, 2014

We stayed here 6 years ago on a visit to York and didn't hesitate to book again. Every bit as good as the last time - thanks Emma. Friendly and welcoming with a great breakfast. 10 minutes walk into York centre and about 15 minutes walk from the train station.

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Stoke-on-Trent
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7 hotel reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 22, 2014

We stayed in the Bootham Guest House for a Fri to Sat short break. The room was small but was warm and had everything we wanted. The breakfast was lovely and Emma and the rest of the staff were pleasant and very helpful. Only a 10 minute stroll to the centre. Would recommend.

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wigan
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 18, 2014

We arrived on Sat and stayed until Monday. The guest house was brilliant, good rooms excellent food, and very pleasant staff. Nothing was to much trouble for them. Great parking along the road, the guedt house supply a parking permit F.O.C. We will defiantly be back. Thanks for a pleasant stay. Paul and Pam from Wigan

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Address: 56 Bootham Crescent, York YO30 7AH, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Yorkshire > North Yorkshire > York
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:4 star — Bootham City Centre Guest House 4*
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Emma, Scott and staff would like to welcome you to our family run bed and breakfast in the heart of historic York. Our beautifully decorated guest rooms are en-suite and equipped with tea/coffee making facilities, there is also a color TV in every room. We offer an exceptionally high standard of comfort and cleanliness throughout hence the English Tourism Council has awarded us the 4 star rating. Non-smoking, 10 minute walk from York Minster, car parking available. ... more   less 
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