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The Saxon House

3.0 of 5 Inn   |   71/73 Fulford Road | Fishergate, York YO10 4BD, England
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Ranked #139 of 208 York B&B and Inns
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 1 week ago
emma s Stafford, United Kingdom
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  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
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Stafford, United Kingdom
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10 reviews 10 reviews
4 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We arrived at the Saxon b&b,parked up and checked in.The owner was friendly and helpful,printed us a map..The room was lovely and big,plenty of space and clean and smelt clean.Room has a TV with freeview and WiFi. Breakfast was continental, there was lots of choices and you won't go hungry and plenty to go around.. The bed was really comfy..its... More

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Rotherham, United Kingdom
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7 reviews 7 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Looked for place within walking distance of Barbican, going to concert. Unexpected bonus, found excellent B&B that we will definitely return to. Warm welcome, small but comfortable and clean room, with hosts that could not have been more helpful. Continental breakfast was top-drawer, with everything you can expect and well prepared. If you are going to York Barbican and need... More

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Hull
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3 reviews 3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 16, 2014

Took my mum and grandma away for a weekend break in York and stayed at the Saxon. The proprietor was very friendly, gave us a map and directed us to the different places we wanted to visit. We had a triple room with a double bed and a single bed. The room wasn't the ritz but it was very clean,... More

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Melbourne, Australia
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 11, 2014

Wished I hadn't booked!! Don't believe the site pics or the rating as they are very misleading. Stayed in room 3 that is depicted; laughingly, as having a four poster bed...the bed is a squeaky, metal nightmare, sporting nylon window curtains and (believe it or not) Christmas lights; complete with battery pack, wound around the bed head...wt? There are stains... More

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 6, 2014

We stayed in June 14 for several nights, having booked in advance. We have stayed in many B&Bs and this rated as a poor experience relative to others. The room was shabby and in need of painting, particularly around the skirting boards. There was no toilet roll holder in the bathroom. There was no accessible socket near a mirror in... More

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Glasgow, United Kingdom
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3 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2014

Good-size room, more hotel than B&B....clean, modern, chilled...the location is fab! just cross the road into New Walk and stroll to the river and into town the perfect way to approach York Center, broad leave trees in bloom, well adjusted geese greet you !!! i kid you not....the breakfast good self serve...will def return and the price! excellent value for... More

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Wirral, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 10, 2014 via mobile

Stayed here couple of nights a week for a while now. Parking is handy, always made to feel welcome, rooms are clean and tidy. The breakfast is continental with quite a lot of choice, makes a change from other places serving a a greasy fry up

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Montevideo, Uruguay
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29 reviews 29 reviews
4 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 7, 2014

I spent two nights at Saxon House last year. It´s a cozy place, clean, and the host, Debbie, was very nice! Every morning she cooked a very good breakfast. York it´s a lovely city, and The Saxon House is a good place to stay. You have to walk around 10 minutes to get downtown. An advice: bring an umbrella!!

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Middlesbrough, United Kingdom
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18 reviews 18 reviews
4 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed March 25, 2014

looked at reviews on www and although some negatives i thought this was just moaners who want perfection. well i`m no moaner (or am i) and dont expect perfection for the price we paid. we looked at hotels.com and up come some glossy pics of shiny cleanliness and a cooked breakfast well no cooked breakfast (look at saxon House website... More

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Blyth, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 24, 2014

I didn't book directly with the hotel as being on very tight budget I booked via comparison site, having done so and saved considerably I was expecting a lower level of courteousness and service. However on arrival me and my family were immediately welcomed into the building and shown to our room. The place is very clean and tidy and... More

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Address: 71/73 Fulford Road | Fishergate, York YO10 4BD, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Yorkshire > North Yorkshire > York
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:3 star — The Saxon House 3*
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