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Willance House Guest House

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24 Frenchgate | N Yorks, Richmond DL10 7AG, England
Willance House Guest House
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    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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Peterborough, United Kingdom
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3 reviews 3 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Excellent. This is a lovely b and b with lovely hosts, lovely rooms and lovely food. Simply The Best Many thanks for your wonderful hospitality. Would be my first choice in Richmond without doubt. Terry Francis.

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ownersWillanceHouse, Owner at Willance House Guest House, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to write such a lovely review. As we said in our previous response to your friends we always try to make everything special, so we are glad that we managed to do that during your special weekend in Richmond. Thank you once again and we hope to see you again soon. More 

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

We have just returned from a two night stay and have to say we can't think of a single thing that could have been better. The room was lovely, very warm, comfortable and spotless. The breakfasts were brilliant, plenty of choice, all good quality and perfectly cooked. I had the best eggs Benedict I have had anywhere. We would recommend... More 

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ownersWillanceHouse, Owner at Willance House Guest House, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your kind words. We know that is was a special weekend for you with your friends and we are glad that you all enjoyed your stay at Willance House. We aim to make your stay as special as possible so we were touched by your kind comments. Thank you and we hope to see you... More 

Gold Coast, Australia
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 27, 2015

The location of the property was excellent; The condition of the property was excellent; The service provided by the proprietors (Colin and Sandra) was first rate with exceptional attention to detail. The breakfast was excellent. We would thoroughly recommend it to anyone doing the Coast to Coast Walk.

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ownersWillanceHouse, Owner at Willance House Guest House, responded to this review

We were so pleased to read these kind comments based on your stay with us during your Coast to Coast walk. It is always rewarding for us when we know that we have managed to get everything just right for our guests. We hope to welcome yourselves and any of your friends to Willance House at some time in the... More 

Leeds
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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 4, 2015 via mobile

A beautiful bed and breakfast. Very warm welcome and excellent clean facilities. Homemade shortbread delicious! Huge king sized beds which were super comfy and a yummy breakfast! A must stay and Colin and Sandra are great hosts!

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ownersWillanceHouse, Owner at Willance House Guest House, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to write your kind comments. We are so pleased that you enjoyed your stay with us whilst spending a special evening with your friends. We pride ourselves in the cleanliness of our rooms and in providing a super comfy, hotel quality bed and excellent breakfast so we are glad we achieved these for you.... More 

Melbourne, Australia
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4 reviews 4 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 2, 2015

My wife and I stayed for two nights having booked online from Melbourne, Australia and were not disappointed. Willance House turned out to be an ideal choice of B&B. Within walking distance of most of the tourist spots in Richmond and close to all the best restaurants. Our room was clean, quiet and comfortable and the breakfasts were were really... More 

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ownersWillanceHouse, Owner at Willance House Guest House, responded to this review

Thank you for your kind comments following your stay with us earlier in 2014. We are very pleased to hear that we helped to make your stay in North Yorkshire enjoyable and glad that you would wish to stay with us again. Thank you for taking the time to write this review and we hope to see you both again... More 

Lorenskog Municipality, Norway
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 26, 2014

We are a couple from Norway. We have done the C2C three years in a row and are impressed of the general standard of B and Bs in England. We have had extra overnight stays at Willance House and are impressed by all the details that makes the stay the little extra, and still you feel you can relax and... More 

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ownersWillanceHouse, Owner at Willance House Guest House, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your kind comments. We have been very pleased to welcome you to Willance House over the last three years during your Coast to Coast walks and we are so glad that you have enjoyed your stays with us each time. We know that the omelettes are a favourite of yours and hope that you will... More 

Sunderland, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 16, 2014

the earlier reviews were perfectly right, from knocking on the door to leaving everything was spot on, the reception, food, rooms, cleanliness ,location, was 100%, only stayed one night, but will be going back again, it had one bad review from someone who never actually stayed there, they should have .they don,t know what they missed

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ownersWillanceHouse, Owner at Willance House Guest House, responded to this review

How kind of you to write such lovely comments. We are so pleased that you enjoyed all aspects of your stay from the very beginning. You are right about the previous bad comment being from someone who had not stayed here and it hurt us very much at the time but we are glad that everyone who has actually experienced... More 

East Yorkshire
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26 reviews 26 reviews
24 hotel reviews
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 15, 2014

My husband and I stayed at Willance House for just one night, en-route to Gateshead. We were offered tea, with home made shortbread as soon as we arrived which was lovely as it was quite a cold frosty day. Our room was very nice, lovely and warm with a very comfortable bed, flat screen TV and two armchairs. Everything was... More 

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ownersWillanceHouse, Owner at Willance House Guest House, responded to this review

Thank you for your kind comments. We are very pleased that you enjoyed your short stay with us and hope that it helped to make your weekend visiting both your daughters very special. We are glad that you enjoyed all the small touches in the room and hope that they helped you to feel at home during your stay. Providing... More 

Cambridge, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 14, 2014

My Mother and I stayed at Willance House for one night only on the way to the Lake District. We had a warm welcome even though we weren't able to arrive until after 9pm. We were greeted with a Pot of tea and some homemade fudge and shortbread...a very nice touch. Colin then kindly helped my mother with her case... More 

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ownersWillanceHouse, Owner at Willance House Guest House, responded to this review

We were so pleased to read your kind review especially as we know that you were travelling on to your holiday destination and that you have taken time out of your break to write it. We are glad that you enjoyed the welcome after your long journey along with the breakfast and the room facilities. We have replaced all our... More 

Sunderland, United Kingdom
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 13, 2014

First time stay at this wonderful guest house. Room was spacious, cosy with a lovely modern en suite. The whole place has a wonderful old world charm and the proprietors Colin and Sandra make sure they do everything to make the guests feel comfortable and welcome. Breakfast is freshly cooked as you enjoy your choice from the breakfast buffett. There... More 

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ownersWillanceHouse, Owner at Willance House Guest House, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to write such a lovely review. We are so pleased that you chose us for your anniversary weekend and glad that you enjoyed your stay with us. We are always pleased when guests enjoy all the 'little extras' that we try to provide. We hope you will stay with us again in the future.... More 

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