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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 209 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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Rotherham, England, United Kingdom
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Stayed here 4th august for 2 nights had a great time our hosts where wonderful, Bowmans is close to all the attractions in york , breakfast was very filling set u up for the day, our twin room was spotless we will be staying here again.

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Guelph, Canada
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3 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

My wife and I spent 3 nights here Aug 1-3, and we felt so relaxed. The rooms were impeccably clean and maintained, the full english breakfast was amazing, and the service from Debra was outstanding. She's a very lovely woman who seems really attentive and caring about her B&B. The house is a short walk from food and any attractions... More

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England
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My partner and I stayed here for two nights. Location is perfect, situated down a quiet street a nice stroll into the city centre then you can walk off the extremely tasty breakfast cooked by David who makes perfect poached eggs! Our room (the blue room) was at the front of the guest house with a large beautiful bay window.... More

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Norwich, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Bowmans is in a great location, a very short walk into the centre of York. The rooms were very clean and the breakfast was perfect. We were made feel very welcome and will definitely stay there again.

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Bordeaux, France
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We stayed at Bowmans for a weekend getaway and it turned out to be a good choice. We were greeted by Debra the hostess who is very friendly and knowledgeable about the city. Our room was lovely and finished off to a very high standard and also spotlessly clean. Its just a stones throw from the city centre so we... More

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Norwich, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 11, 2014

We stayed at Bowman's over the Easter weekend, it was a very enjoyable experienced. On arrival the landlady was very friendly and welcoming, we were shown to our room which was very well presented , clean and tidy, the welcoming tray had everything you needed, including a large bar of chocolate. The location of Bowman's is excellent, very quiet and... More

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Seattle, Washington
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 5, 2014

We stayed at Bowman's for 2 days while visiting York. Our room was at the top of the house, very quite and spotlessly clean with a dark chocolate candy bar on the tea tray...such a nice touch. Breakfast was huge (full English), but you could order parts of it or other items. The B&B is a 5-8 minute walk into... More

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Wolverton, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2014

I lived in York a couple of years ago and spent four years living on the same road as Bowman's B&B, so I already knew what a fantastic location it is. Just a five minute walk and you will be in the centre of the city, but you are far enough away from traffic and the noises of the night.... More

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London, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 23, 2014

My partner and I spent two nights at Bowman's on the 20th and 21st June. We had a fabulous stay and all our needs were catered for to a really high standard. I would highly recommend this lovely B&B to anyone looking to stay in York for the weekend.

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Preston, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 7, 2014

We had a lovely stay the room was very clean it had a nice bathroom, the breakfast was so good. Debra was very welcoming and told us about places of intrest. the B&B is in a good location we enjoyed York minster it is beautiful.

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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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Bowman's is a recently refurbished Victorian Terraced House situated approximately 5 minutes walk from York Minster. Debra and David offer you a warm welcome and relaxing stay in a beautifully appointed guesthouse. ... more   less 
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