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4.0 of 5 Bed and Breakfast   |   33 Grosvenor Terrace | Bootham, York YO30 7AG, England
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Ranked #5 of 209 York B&B and Inns
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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    5 of 5 stars
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    5 of 5 stars
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    5 of 5 stars
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    5 of 5 stars
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    5 of 5 stars
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

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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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

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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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

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
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

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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Canterbury, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Just got back from a 2 night stay at Bowman's Guest House and didn't want to leave. We stayed in the lovely room downstairs which has plenty of space, a very comfortable bed and nice shower. The chocolates in our room were a lovely treat and breakfast was absolutely delicious! The B&B is in a quite street but only a... More

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Rotherham, England, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

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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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

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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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks 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 3 weeks 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
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2014

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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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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