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Cusop, Hay-on-Wye HR35XQ, Wales
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York House
Ranked #9 of 28 Hay-on-Wye B&B and Inns
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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
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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west midlands
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7 reviews 7 reviews
4 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I love York House, Jim and Margaret are brilliant and make you feel welcome. We have been going for a few years now and would not want to stay anywhere else. Lovely garden views from all rooms and sooooooooooo peaceful there. Love it, Love it, Love it! xx

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Whitwick, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

After a 2 year absence we revisited this charming beautifully kept B & B in the lovely town of Hay on Wye. We were not disappointed, the owners Jim & Margaret made us very welcome. The rooms are well appointed and each has its own unique character. The views from the rooms of surrounding hills are stunning as is the... More

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Mold, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 3, 2014

Lynn P We have just returned from our fourth stay at this superb B & B. Quite frankly we would not consider staying anywhere else in this area. On our arrival, we are greeted warmly by Jim and Margaret and we are made to feel very welcome throughout our stay. The room is beautifully clean and has all the necessary... More

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Winchester, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 10, 2013

A friend and I enjoyed a two day break here in October 13 , and will certainly be back to York House. Very well situated for the town but just far enough away from the centre to be undisturbed by the occasional traffic noise of Hay. A very warm welcome and thoroughly comfortable room, good facilities and excellent breakfast, Delighted... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 22, 2013

This September we spent the 4th time in York House with Jim and Margaret and again is was a great stay. House, room (this time Longtown), the great garden and the peacefulness made this stay again a memorable one. Thanks to Jim for the great breakfast and Margaret for the home-made marmelade. We'd like to come back again as soon... More

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Mold, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 3, 2013

For the third year in a row we have stayed at York House while we went to the Hay Festival. We stay in Clifford Room, which is spotless, well equipped, pleasant and roomy, with a lovely view over the property's gorgeous garden and the hills and fields behind it. The breakfasts are more than ample with an extensive range of... More

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Fort Mill, South Carolina
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 21, 2013

When we planned a trip to the UK to celebrate our anniversary, York House was recommended to us for our visit to Hay-on-Wye. We are so glad we stayed at York House! It was the highlight our trip. Margaret and Jim are the consummate hosts. They made us feel very welcome and were attentive to every need. We stayed in... More

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 24, 2013

My wife and I stayed here for a night as part of our tour of the southwest and parts of Wales. The house was ideally situated for Hay-on-Wye and the hosts were extremely friendly and welcoming. The breakfast we had was good. We stayed in the Clifford room which overlooked the lovely garden. Our feelings of the room was that,... More

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JLWesley, Owner at York House, responded to this review

We were very disappointed at your review of York House especially since we have been running the B & B for six years and this is our first negative review. Our Clifford Room is the smallest of our four rooms, it is decorated in light floral wallpaper and it is a very pretty room with lovely views over the garden... More

Cardiff, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 21, 2013

my wife and our 2 children stayed here for a wedding (Scott and Katy Birch) we stayed in the Castell Dinas room which had everything we could have possibly asked for! everything from the the biscuits in the room right down to the gardens! and generally everything! was just superb! to a point my 4 year old son Levi! is... More

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JLWesley, Owner at York House, responded to this review

Thank you for your lovely review of York House. We are very pleased that you had a great Wedding week-end and that you enjoyed your stay. More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 10, 2013

Picked this B & B after reading other reviews and we certainly made an excellent choice. York House is beautiful - set in lovely grounds in wonderful countryside. We were met by Margaret who could not have been more welcoming and were shown to our room (Tretower - a very large beautifully decorated room at the rear overlooking the garden).... More

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JLWesley, Owner at York House, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to write a review, it is much appreciated and we are very happy you enjoyed your stay at York House. We do hope that when you next visit Hay you will will stay with us. More

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Address: Cusop, Hay-on-Wye HR35XQ, Wales
Location: United Kingdom > Wales > Powys > Hay-on-Wye
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Also Known As:
York House Hay-On-Wye, Wales

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York House was built in 1893 and is of an unusual 'back to back' construction. It has a large south-facing garden with far reaching views of the surrounding hills. We fell in love with this pretty house and opened as a B&B in March 2007, it has much to offer the traveler with it's beautiful quiet location just a short walk from the bustling market town of Hay-on-Wye. ... more   less 
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