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The Bloomsbury

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An elegant Victorian Guest House, sympathetically restored to its former grandeur in a leafy part of York, within easy walking distance of the centre. Tastefully decorated with quality furnishings. All rooms have flat screen TVs with freeview. With a 4* Silver rating, a Breakfast Award and hosts Tricia and Steve doing all they can to enhance your stay. You are assured of a great time at The Bloomsbury. Free parking and free high speed internet access. The Bloomsbury is proud winner of the 2016 Visit York B&B of the Year Award.
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Breakfast included
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Grade: 67 out of 100
12Restaurantswithin 0.25 miles
0Attractionswithin 0.25 miles
127 Clifton, York YO30 6BL England
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Leeds-Bradford Airport24 mi
Doncaster Sheffield Airport34 mi
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Thankyou to Trish and Steve. my mum and myself spent 2 nights at this wonderful hotel. Our room Magnolia was beautiful, furnished with art deco furniture and wonderfully comfortable beds. The tea tray was well stocked, with the added bonus of a coffee machine. The...More

Date of stay: December 2018
Thank Joanne C
Response from TheBloomsbury, Owner at The BloomsburyResponded 6 days ago

Thanks Jo for such a lovely review. It was a real pleasure meeting you and your Mum, and we look forward to seeing you both next year. Hopefully you'll get to do some of the things you didn't get round to doing this year. All...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The Bloomsbury is the Rolls Royce of guesthouses. Steve and Tricia are the most welcoming hosts. Breakfast is always cooked to perfection and the buffet options would satisfy even the most fussy eater. Special diet requirements are met on request as nothing here is too...More

Date of stay: November 2018
Thank dragonlady901
Response from TheBloomsbury, Owner at The BloomsburyResponded 3 weeks ago

Hi Dragonlady901! Thanks again for such a lovely review, it's really appreciated. With so many repeat guests who book directly to keep the costs down (who don't normally review us) it's nice that you realise that the TripAdvisor reviews are important to us. We know...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

We enjoyed a weekend in York in November. It was the first week of the Christmas lights in the centre. The Bloomsbury was located ideally, just far enough away for the stay to be a relaxing time, but near enough to walk easily to the...More

Date of stay: November 2018
Thank Exploration482909
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This was our 4th visit to The Bloomsbury and as usual the stay was faultless from the rooms to the breakfasts. Steve and Trica really go the extra mile (as did Paul and Matt before them) in every way to ensure their guests have a...More

Date of stay: October 2018
Thank alisoncY1785GX
Response from TheBloomsbury, Owner at The BloomsburyResponded 6 days ago

Thanks for your lovely review Alison. It's great to know that after a few years break, when Matt and Paul did such a great job, that Mum and Dad can still move back in and make your stay 'faultless'. Many returning guests ask why we've...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

Steve, Trish and little Harvey gave us a lovely warm welcome to their beautiful home. The rooms were bright and clean and beds super comfy. Breakfast was perfectly cooked and Steve was always on hand with advice on where to go for decent food and...More

Date of stay: December 2018
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November 29, 2017|
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Response from John L | Reviewed this property |
I don’t think so. They have the dining room for the (superb) breakfasts, which is set up each evening for the next morning, which I don’t think is available for guests to use in the evening, so you’d have to use your room... More
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No. Most B & B's don't have a bar.
January 29, 2017|
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Response from globetrotter90210 | Reviewed this property |
Hi there Marcia, Many thanks for your enquiry. We are about a 15-20 minute walk from the railway station (1.3 miles) or a 5 minute taxi ride, we are also a 12 minute walk to York Minster in the centre of the city (less than... More
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"There are rooms at the front and back of guest house. But there is full double glazing, so no bothersome..."
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"All rooms are beautiful."
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"Rooms at rear of guesthouse are very quiet. No lifts though the ever helpful Matt and Paul would offer to..."
Oct 9, 2018
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"If difficulty with stairs, request a room on the lower floor."
Oct 8, 2018
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