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rotherham
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5 reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Good points were central location, free parking, minutes walk away from key places. Staff were all friendly and quickly replaced broken TV and provided us with a fan. However the bad, the mattresses were so soft you could feel the springs, they really do need to invest in new mattresses. The shower still had previous persons belongings and evidence it... More 

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London
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2016

To be fair, when I saw the description on booking.com it did say it was in a 'lively area'. The Waterfront is at the end of a grubby side street, right by the river. There's a pub below it and another opposite and a night club (Stone Roses) further up the street. We stayed on a Friday and Sat night... More 

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2016

Curious as I read other reviews - clearly they all had better rooms but am wondering are they real reviews or perhaps most just do not travel that much The good ... Beds were comfortable Water hot It was clean WIFI worked.. The bad ... Room was noisy til downstairs kitchen closed as next to exhausts Pigeons started cooing loudly... More 

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Oldham, United Kingdom
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6 reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 6, 2016

THIS IS NOT A HOTEL! Arrived at the Waterfront, found it easy enough, with help of a satnav. Pulled up outside on yellow lines, knocked on door, to be met by owner, very friendly chap, was allowed to park up and unload without getting a ticket, no problem. No parking so best/closest parking was 5 mins away at St Georges... More 

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Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 2, 2016

First things first this is not a hotel as such more serviced rooms I would say - so there are no staff, no bar or restaurant facilities. Having said that if you are like us we rock up to the place drop our bags and head straight out on the razzle returning to sleep and doing the same again so... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 5, 2016

The location is amazing. the view from the room was the highlight. All major attractions are within a few minutes walk. Private check-in facility and friendly staff. On the downside the hotel doesn't have WiFi , and its a bit expensive.

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Seaham, England, United Kingdom
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10 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 25, 2016 via mobile

This is a very characterful hotel ideally located right in the centre of York, on the Waterfront (believe it or not). It was quite tricky to find at first but it's in a great place, the owner was very nice and welcoming too. I thought it was slightly pricey at the £120 that we paid for room only, however I... More 

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South Elmsall, United Kingdom
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24 reviews
7 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 16, 2015 via mobile

Again I dont understand what folk want and who complain about this place. I priced up hotels including the one across the road which were all double in price!. We come to york to see york, not stay in admiring the room!. We check in and out till late, back to a comfy bed and back out again first thing.... More 

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Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
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34 reviews
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed December 13, 2015

was there for one night thank god was doing working at D E F R A so was given this hotel by my firm. I know it was flooding outside when river burst its banks ,but the room was smelly the toilet was dirty lets say ????? would not recommend this to my worst enemy

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1 Thank David S
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed November 26, 2015 via mobile

We stayed at The Waterfront for 2 nights recently and thought it would be ideal as the location is perfect, literally in the centre of York. We were met at the property by the owners and shown to our room (through the flood outside which they failed to mention when they rang me!). The hallway looked dilapidated and the stairs... More 

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Additional Information about The Waterfront

Address: 5 Kings Staith, York YO1 9SN, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Yorkshire > North Yorkshire > York
Price Range: $117 - $218 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — The Waterfront 3*
Number of rooms: 10
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