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York House Hotel

3.0 of 5 Hotel   |   10-12 Drury Lane | Town Centre, Wakefield WF1 2TE, England
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Ranked #6 of 21 hotels in Wakefield
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 2 days ago
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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English first
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11 reviews 11 reviews
9 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

For the price, the location, the atmosphere and a few palatable wines it was superb. The staff were wonderful chatty but not intrusive and all clearly enjoying themselves without it coming to the detriment of their work. It downstairs was kept in good contemporary condition and really was rather smart in places. The bar was heaving when we arrived but... More

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Durham, United Kingdom
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16 reviews 16 reviews
40 helpful votes 40 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

I have seldom been in a Hotel, anywhere, where the service has been so friendly and where they try so hard for you...they really couldn't do enough for you and nothing was too much trouble. The food in the Sloanes restaurant, attached to and actually part of the York House, where breakfast is served, is of really high quality, clearly... More

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London, United Kingdom
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30 reviews 30 reviews
25 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I can't really decide on this hotel. It's in a great location, next to the railway station. The room was big enough with a good bathroom. On the other hand the hotel itself felt a bit neglected, the outlook from the room was depressing and it was unusual to be asked for payment up front in cash with no receipt... More

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Nina_YorkHouseHotel, Manager at York House Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you very much for your lovely review. We appreciate your feedback as we are always looking for ways we can make our hotel an even better experience for all our guests. We will shortly be improving our hotel as we are planning a small refurbishment in the coming months. Payment upfront is a policy that many hotels use and... More

Newcastle
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7 reviews 7 reviews
7 hotel reviews
43 helpful votes 43 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Stayed here with 13 friends. Great location, just around the corner from westgate station and it takes you literally 2/3 minutes to walk into the centre to enjoy the Wakefield nightlife. Rooms are nicely furnished and clean. Rooms haven't got air con but was a fan in the room which was fine. Good size mini fridge in room which was... More

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Nina_YorkHouseHotel, Manager at York House Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you very much for your lovely review. We are very happy that you enjoyed your stay with us and we look forward to seeing you again on your next stay. Kind Regards, Nina. More

London
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31 reviews 31 reviews
15 hotel reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My room was neat and newly refurbished and the hotel is very close (2 mins walk) to Westgate station. But I didn't feel anyone really cared about the hotel - there was dust in the room and a sad collection of five different coat hangers. Outside in the corridor chairs and foldaway beds were stacked up. Breakfast was served in... More

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south yorkshire
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7 reviews 7 reviews
5 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I really liked this hotel. Its right next to railway station and a short walk into town. I booked a single room which the hotel had given me a free upgrade to a double. The room was clean and comfortable. The tea tray was bulging, there was a really good fan in the room, the shower was fab, the staff... More

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Nina_YorkHouseHotel, Manager at York House Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you very much for your lovely review. We are very happy that you enjoyed your stay with us and we hope to see more of you in the future. Kind Regards, Nina. More

London, United Kingdom
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22 reviews 22 reviews
11 hotel reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Stayed here for a couple of nights on business. Perfect location for the train station and shpps. Not so sure about the hotel though. First the good points-the room was clean and had a fridge/mini bar which was useful. There was also a large fan which was absolutely essential as there was np air con. Staff were helpful and friendly.... More

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Nina_YorkHouseHotel, Manager at York House Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you very much for your lovely review. We appreciate your feedback as we are always looking for ways we can make our hotel an even better experience for all our guests. We will shortly be improving our hotel as we are planning a small refurbishment in the coming months. Although we do not offer room service, you can call... More

Manchester UK
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7 reviews 7 reviews
3 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2014

Wakefield is a good night out, and the York House Hotel is fine (I have stayed here twice before over the past 12 months) if what you're looking for is somewhere to crash for the evening after a night out on the beer, then it's ideally situated for that, within staggering distance from everywhere, as the noises during the night... More

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Nina_YorkHouseHotel, Manager at York House Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you very much for your lovely review. We appreciate your feedback as we are always looking for ways we can make our hotel an even better experience for all our guests. We will shortly be improving our hotel as we are planning a small refurbishment in the coming months. We are sorry for any disturbance our other guests caused... More

Caernarfon, United Kingdom
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10 reviews 10 reviews
7 hotel reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 27, 2014

A nice comfortable place to stay.Just round the corner of Westgate train station and nearly next door to Wakefield Theatre.If nobody answers the hotel door when you ring the bell you will have to go to the restaurant next door and go in through there.Friendly and welcoming staff.There is a lift to the rooms.The bedroom is ensuite and has tv,... More

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Nina_YorkHouseHotel, Manager at York House Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you very much for your lovely review. We appreciate your feedback as we are always looking for ways we can make our hotel an even better experience for all our guests. I apologise for the blinds in your room, I will look into this. We are very happy that you enjoyed your stay with us and we hope to... More

Leeds, United Kingdom
1 review
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 25, 2014

The staff in this hotel are very nice and helpful. The room was clean and to a good standard. I stayed here a few month ago with my boyfriend and we found it very easily. The location is great and easy if you need to use the train station like we did.

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Nina_YorkHouseHotel, Manager at York House Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you very much for your lovely review. We are very happy that you enjoyed your stay with us and we hope to see more of you in the future. Kind Regards, Nina. More

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Address: 10-12 Drury Lane | Town Centre, Wakefield WF1 2TE, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Yorkshire > West Yorkshire > Wakefield
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:3 star — York House Hotel 3*
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