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Holmlea Guest House

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Overview
  • Excellent51%
  • Very good28%
  • Average13%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible3%
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“free parking”(21 reviews)
“yogurt”(31 reviews)
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Non-Smoking Hotel
Family Rooms
Accessible rooms
4 Star Hotel
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Reviewed 1 week ago

From booking to the stay itself, the owner and staff were so friendly and helpful. The room was impeccable and the breakfast was generous and fresh. The facilities were excellent for me and my two under 6's. The parking was a Godsend, given the expensive...More

Thank Dusna C
Response from Sara A, Owner at Holmlea Guest HouseResponded 6 days ago

Hi Dusna! Thank-you so much for your lovely review, we realise it takes time to post a review and we appreciate you taking the time. We are glad you enjoyed your stay and would be very happy to welcome you back to Holmlea. Please contact...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

Lovely guesthouse with individual, well equipped rooms. Rooms are nicely decorated in character with the house. Nice breakfast delivered to your room at your specified time with choice of cereals, toast, yoghurt and fruits. Holmlea is very convenient for the centre of York and only...More

Thank julieludlam
Response from Sara A, Owner at Holmlea Guest HouseResponded 6 days ago

Hi Julie! Thank-you so much for taking the time to post such a wonderful review, it means a lot to us. We would be very happy to welcome you back to Holmlea and would ask that you book direct for our very best rates. We...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Myself and my wife stayed here for a night on a trip to York for our anniversary. I noticed this guest house after working locally and decided to book as it was in a ideal location for us to get into the city centre which...More

Thank Richard H
Response from Sara A, Owner at Holmlea Guest HouseResponded 6 days ago

Hi Richard, Thank-you so much for taking the time to post such a wonderful review, it helps our little family business enormously and for that we thank-you. We would love to welcome you back and please make sure that you book direct with me for...More

Reviewed March 18, 2018 via mobile

Me and a friend decided to have a trip to york. We booked this hotel as just somewhere to stop after a night out, but it was so lovely! Amazing communication with the lady who runs the guest house, yummy breakfast, comfy beds... what more...More

Thank Mary7897
Response from Sara A, Owner at Holmlea Guest HouseResponded 6 days ago

Hi Mary! Thank-you so much for taking the time to post such a glowing review, it really helps our little family business. Our guests are our highest priority so we are glad we are doing something right! Please come and stay again and make sure...More

Reviewed February 23, 2018 via mobile

Having stayed in many hotels for work my partner and I fancied something different for a change which also had to meet our budgetary needs. Holmlea Guest House came up on my search for York, scrolling through I wasn’t sure because of some reviews I...More

1  Thank Annie R
Response from Sara A, Owner at Holmlea Guest HouseResponded February 27, 2018

Hi Annie, wow thank-you so much for your lovely review, it means so much when guest take the time to post a postive review, not to mention really helping our little family business. We're so glad you and your partner had a good time at...More

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Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Breakfast included
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Price range
$75 - $155 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
Details
Price range
$75 - $155 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
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"Room was excellently heated and decorated"
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"If you want ensuite then make sure you request it. Ask not to have the room by the front door as this may be..."
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"Ground floors best if you are not good with stairs but quieter ones will be the upper rooms"
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"Ask for a larger room."
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