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Holmwood House

#79 of 209 B&Bs / Inns in York
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

Visited Holmwood when we went to York for the races. Stayed 2 nights. The room was nice with en suite. It was nicely situated not too far away from the city centre. We found the breakfast was very nice. However thought the guest house was a bit over priced at £130 a night. But I suppose it was a case... More 

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Blackburn, United Kingdom
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

Members of my family stayed as quite a large party, and found the rates not extortionate but a bit too high for the quality of rooms and service. On their 2nd day, their dirty towels had been taken from the bathroom and re-folded and put back onto the bed. When they spoke to staff, who was shocked and apologetic, the... More 

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Buffalo, New York
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Nice place to stay. Within easy walking distance of the railway station, town wall, restaurants, town centre. Very pleasant hostess who was most helpful and gave us some good advice . Would definitely go back. York is a wonderful historical spot to visit.

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Thank Tom O
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed in the 4 poster room as it was our honeymoon trip. The bed was comfortable, though the pillows were a bit too soft for my liking. I still slept wonderfully though so it wasn't too much of a problem. Checking in is a bit of an annoyance, since there's not usually someone on reception meaning you needed to... More 

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Thank Patrick R
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

First of all the hotel get 3 stars because 1 it's very clean and our room was very modern and stylish 2 it's walking distance into York centre But we only seen staff when we checked in. Which took ages due to you having to use a phone to try and get someone 10 mins late someone strolled threw the... More 

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Poole, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Prices seem to vary. I paid £89 per night for one of the refurbished rooms with extra large bed. The room was spacious and light but the bed was very hard and the feather pillows, although plentiful, were very thin and separated easily so you ended up lying on just the case! The bathroom had a full-size walk-in shower, powerful... More 

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Thank Iris W
Kent, United Kingdom
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Room 6 very dated, dirty bathroom walls and stained hand towels, 2nd day our towels were changed from bath sheets to small bath towels? Breakfast very basic and under cooked eggs, Had to plug the kettle in on the floor as the lead didn't reach the socket. Pillows in need of a change soft and lumpy but the bedding seemed... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We were greeted by the very friendly and helpful owner who seemed genuinely concerned that we make the most of our brief time in York. She gave us recommendations on where to eat, and how to best explore the city. The room was clean and had been especially set up for our family of 4 with one queen, one twin... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

stayed in room 5, first impression very nice. on closer inspection there was dust on the bed and tables and it was quite thick dust not a couple of days worth. The windows would not open and there was secondary glazing in place which was broken. The room was very hot they did provide an air con unit but that... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 12, 2016 via mobile

Well what can you say Best we ever stayed in Perfect Hosts June & Carl not forgetting little helper Lexy. Hotel was spotless Comfortable. Would Defo go back again. Nothing to much Trouble. Breakfast was a Perfect Choice. Lovely Relaxed atmosphere. The Room itself spacious perfect compliantry items for tea & Coffee making well stocked also the bathroom equipped with... More 

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Amenities

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  • Free Parking
  • Free Breakfast
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Family Rooms
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  • Free Breakfast

Additional Information about Holmwood House

Address: 112 - 114 Holgate Road, York YO24 4BB, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Yorkshire > North Yorkshire > York
Price Range: $111 - $169 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Holmwood House 4*
Number of rooms: 12
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