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4.0 of 5 Bed and Breakfast   |   33 Grosvenor Terrace | Bootham, York YO30 7AG, England
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Bowman's
Ranked #6 of 210 York B&B and Inns
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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  • Sleep Quality
    5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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East Lancashire
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38 reviews 38 reviews
19 hotel reviews
100 helpful votes 100 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

We stayed at Bowman's on 18th and 19th September for my wife's reunion with friends from York University celebrating a 60th birthday. We thought we'd book in for a couple of nights so we could explore old haunts again. Bowman's is an immaculately clean, well-appointed guest house on a quiet road (Grosvenor Terrace) in short and easy walking distance to... More

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Hong Kong, China
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I stayed at Bowmans from 2 - 4 Sep. It was a lovely Stay. The room was very clean and the breakfast was absolutely delicious especially the fried egg and bacon. Debra is really helpful. Highly recommended. Wendy

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I spent 2 nights at Bowmans with my husband, brother and sister in law. It was very clean and comfortable. Debra was a great host, lovely sense of humour(luckily for us). Daves breakfast was un-faultable, very well presented and excellent quality. Very enjoyable stay, highly recommended.

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Cockermouth, United Kingdom
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6 reviews 6 reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Stayed here 5th September until 7th, for my Husbands Birthday treat. Absolutely 1st Class in all aspects. Debra really goes out of her way to make everyone welcome, nothing is too much trouble. Breakfast is really very good, & every taste is catered for. No hesitation of recommending Bowmans Guest House. Jan & Stephen Cruise, Cumbria .

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Stayed at this guest house 3rd-4th September , wonderful breakfast and also offers great facilities .Debra and Dave provide an excellent service and we were made to feel most welcome.The guest house certainly livid up to its 4 star rating and we would highly recommend it ,we will definitely return in the future. George & Pauline Cumbria

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Preston, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I stayed at bowman's on the 20th and 21st of August as I was attending York races. This is a wonderful bed and breakfast 10mins from the centre of York. We were greeted by Debra who is lovely and very friendly. Our rooms were immaculate all with en suite and had lovely touches such as shower gel,shampoo in the bathrooms... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We had a lovely stay - a great central location and clean, comfortable room. The best thing about this B&B is the personal service and the kind, friendly and flexible attitude of the owners. Also the breakfast is very, very good!

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Ealing
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I've stayed at the Bowman's Guest house before and had another very enjoyable stay from Saturday 23rd August until Tuesday 26th August. I stayed for three nights and as usual the options for breakfast were varied. It's a good clean and comfortable place to stay at and you always receive a good and friendly welcome from the proprietor - Debra.

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Preston
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6 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Stayed last week with a group of 7 other ladies and were very well looked after by Debra. Our room was lovely and clean and had a great bay window, v.powerful shower. Breakfast was very good. Thanks for having us : )

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Pisa, Italy
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I spent 2 weeks at Bowman's Guesthouse as I usually do for vacation. The house is very beautiful and spotless clean. Debra and David are very good hosts and very helpful. I lost my connection and I arrived at the house at 3:00 in the night but there was no problem to check in. The location is perfect as it... More

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Address: 33 Grosvenor Terrace | Bootham, York YO30 7AG, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Yorkshire > North Yorkshire > York
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:4 star — Bowman's 4*
Also Known As:
Bowman`s Hotel York

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