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Monkgate Guest House

3.0 of 5 Bed and Breakfast   |   65 Monkgate, York YO31 7PA , England
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Ranked #88 of 209 York B&B and Inns
Certificate of Excellence 2013
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 3 days ago
charlesbettison Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
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  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Ideally situated just outside the city walls, easy to find, very pleasant, clean and tidy. A very warm welcome excellent breakfast, would recommend to friends and we will stay there on our next trip to York. Charlie and Tracy Bettison - Newcastle

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Tenerife, Spain
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 3, 2014 via mobile

Everything was perfect, clean and friendly. Only a 2 minute walk to the centre of York. Rooms are warm, clean and tidy. Great breakfast and hospitality. I would use again. Beds are comfortable,private bathroom is roomy, we had a triple room (2 adults 1 child) and also a double room, just down the hall from ours. No noise from outside... More

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Burton upon Trent, United Kingdom
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42 reviews 42 reviews
14 hotel reviews
44 helpful votes 44 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 1, 2014

After browsing loads of places to stay and being unable to choose we decided on monkgate guest house, found it to be a great choice,our room was spotlessly clean and a really good size with a great ensuite,all top class. Hosts at the monkgate are very welcoming, very helpful and should be proud of their guesthouse being the age it... More

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Swindon, United Kingdom
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13 reviews 13 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 19, 2014 via mobile

We had a warm welcome at the Monkgate. A good breakfast is on offer and the owners are very pleasant and helpful. Our room was warm, comfortable and the en suite bathroom was very good. It's a 10 minute stroll to the centre of York. Parking is available across the road.

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Bury, United Kingdom
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10 hotel reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 10, 2014

We have just returned (literally) from a 2 night stay at the Monkgate. It was my wife's birthday and she had been asking of we could spend it in York for quite some time and during our search for somewhere to stay we stumbled across the Monkgate Guest House. What an excellent accident it turned out to be. We could... More

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 8, 2014

We stayed for 2 nights in the family room with our 18 month old toddler. There is a separate room for children (2 twin beds but room for the travel cot) with a plentiful supply of soft toys and games. The rooms were comfortable with good storage, although because the building is old the rooms can get quite cold -... More

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Rotherham
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 4, 2014

We stayed over Christmas, after having to rearrange our trip. There was no problem what so ever, the rooms were clean and tidy, the Breakfast was great. Its only a 2 minute walk from York centre so we were able to keep nipping back with shopping. They allow you to park over the Road in a large car park. Keep... More

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aberdeen
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8 reviews 8 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 17, 2013

We stayed in the family room at the back of the property. There are two rooms (the kids one off the main room), you have to go through the kids room to the en-suite. Everything was really clean, comfortably and homely. Welcome was friendly. Breakfast good. The parking was not for the faint hearted though as it's parking nose-to-tail in... More

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chesterfield
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3 reviews 3 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 29, 2013

What absolutely kind, wonderfully friendly people who own this b&b. They were so accommodating, from helping us park the car when we arrived to finding us somewhere to park after we had checked out as well. The breakfast was beautiful, lots of choice and freshly cooked. This place is lovely, the added touches like towels,shower gel, bath foam etc really... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 26, 2013 via mobile

myself and my boyfriend stayed at monkgate for a weekend break. we were made to feel welcome and relaxed from the moment we arrived. The guest house had its own personal charm and a cosy feel. our room had everything we needed for an overnight stay and the traditional teddy bear on our bed gave it a touch if character.... More

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Additional Information about Monkgate Guest House

Also Known As:
Monkgate Guest House Hotel York
Monkgate Guest House Hotel
Address: 65 Monkgate, York YO31 7PA , England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Yorkshire > North Yorkshire > York
Amenities:
Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking
Hotel Style:
Ranked #88 of 209 B&Bs / Inns in York
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:3 star — Monkgate Guest House 3*
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
Monkgate Guest House is 200 years old and is only five minutes walk from York Minster and the city centre where you will find beautiful shops and restaurants and all York's attractions close to hand. The property was originally three Georgian cottages so it is cosy and rambling with the quaint features you would expect from an older property. We have two rooms on the ground floor and the other rooms are on the first floor accessed by a flight of stairs. Our breakfast room is warm and inviting and we provide a full, freshly cooked English breakfast with eggs cooked to your requirements alongside the other menu options. We have limited off street parking in a narrow driveway at the side of the house, you will be able to forget your car then and walk to all the amenities! We can however try to arrange more parking if necessary. Free wifi is availabe in the public rooms and most bedrooms. ... more   less 
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