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23 St. Mary's

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#15 of 193 B&Bs / Inns in York
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06/11/2017 06/12/2017
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Lincoln, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

stayed at the hotel for 2 nights. we received a warm welcome and the staff were very helpful. the room was very comfortable and beautifully furnished. I asked for a room with a bath and that is what we got. the breakfast was fabulous and really well cooked and presented. it really set us up for the day. I would...

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23stmarys, General Manager at 23 St. Mary's, responded to this review

Thanks for taking the time to write us a review, we do appreciate it! We are thrilled that you found us to be welcoming and helpful and that you enjoyed your room and our breakfasts. We are looking forward to welcoming you to stay with us again soon. Best wishes from everyone here at 23 St. Mary's.

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We had a 2 night stay here and were wowed from the start. Everywhere was really clean. The bed was very comfortable and the breakfast was delicious. Would recommend to all my friends and will be stopping here again as need to return to York as there is so much to do and see in the city. Didn't use the...

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23stmarys, General Manager at 23 St. Mary's, responded to this review

Thanks so much for taking the time review and recommend us! We're delighted that you enjoyed your stay with us and that you plan to come back to stay again soon. We're looking forward to welcoming you again in the future. Warm wishes from everyone here at 23 St. Mary's.

essex
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

I Booked 23 St Mary's for a 2 night stay to celebrate my husbands birthday. This bed & breakfast is the most beautiful place to stay, in a fantastic location which is just a short walk into the main town. From when I booked right up to when we left nothing was too much trouble. The rooms are lovely, and...

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23stmarys, General Manager at 23 St. Mary's, responded to this review

Thanks so much for writing us such a great review and recommendation! We are thrilled that you enjoyed your stay with us, and that we were able to make your husband's birthday extra special with our added personal touches. We do hope to see you again next time you visit York. Best wishes from everyone here at 23 St. Mary's.

Yeovil, United Kingdom
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

We booked single night stay then we're contacted by the owner and offered a complimentary upgrade to the room. Room was fantastic, bed was great, we were left a hand written welcome note and chocolate Easter Eggs. We were texted a few times by owner offering help and advice and checking we were ok. Good breakfast. The only slight downside...

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23stmarys, General Manager at 23 St. Mary's, responded to this review

Hi Ian, many thanks for reviewing us! We delighted that you enjoyed your stay with us and you liked our little extra touches. Thank you for bringing our attention to the issue with shower pressure, and sorry that you encountered this problem. We are looking into the issue and hope to have it resolved very soon. Many thanks again for...

London
Reviewed April 17, 2017 via mobile

Such a beautiful guest house a 5 minute walk away from the city centre. The museum gardens are round the back for a scenic walk to town to watch people feeding the squirrels. The room was spotless and very quiet despite the hotel being full. We got a good night's sleep. The breakfast was delicious- full English ordered the night...

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23stmarys, General Manager at 23 St. Mary's, responded to this review

Thanks for taking the time to review us! We are delighted that you enjoyed your stay with us, that you found it to be peaceful and the breakfast was delicious. We are sorry that the water temperature and pressure in the shower was not to your liking - thank you for bringing it to our attention. We are looking to...

Perth, United Kingdom
Reviewed April 14, 2017

Very comfortable .staff vey helpful and pleasant.very near town centre .have been three times before and hope to return. Rooms very comfortable and good quality breakfast provided . Very continently close to railway station and park.

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23stmarys, General Manager at 23 St. Mary's, responded to this review

Hello Mr and Mrs McPhee, many thanks for taking the time to write us a review. We are so pleased you enjoyed your stay with us, and that you found us to be helpful and pleasant. We are looking forward to welcoming you to stay with us again sometime soon! Warm wishes from everyone here at 23 St. Mary's.

Buenos Aires, Argentina
Reviewed April 13, 2017

Our stay at 23 St. Mary's was extraordinary. Attention to details and unbeatable service. Everything clean, they welcomed us warmly and we felt we were at home. Location is perfect, there's some parking space that they will let you use for free if there's availability. We cannot think of anything that wasn't up to our expectations. If you're staying in...

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23stmarys, General Manager at 23 St. Mary's, responded to this review

Thanks for taking the time to write us such a lovely review, we do really appreciate it! We are delighted that you enjoyed your stay with us, and that you felt at home. We do hope you enjoyed the rest of your trip, and we hope to see you again if you visit York in the future. Warm wishes from...

Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
Reviewed April 12, 2017

Stayed here for the second time. Very clean and comfortable and convenient for city centre. Parking permit for just outside. Excellent breakfast and very friendly staff. If you feel peckish in the middle of the night there is a small honesty tuck shop on the landing. Highly recommend and will most certainly stay here again.

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23stmarys, General Manager at 23 St. Mary's, responded to this review

Thanks so much for writing us a recommendation, Mo! We are delighted that you enjoyed your second visit to us, and we're looking forward to welcoming you again next time you visit York. Warm wishes from everyone here at 23 St. Mary's.

Cheshire
Reviewed April 10, 2017

Just returned from a 2night stay at St Marys, beautiful guest house, fantastic location,10 min walk from city centre. Spotlessly clean, lovely crisp bedding, top quality towels, and the bed is to die for(no expense spaired on the rooms)never been in a bed so comfy in my life, top quality. The breakfasts were delicious, again you walk away full, they...

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23stmarys, General Manager at 23 St. Mary's, responded to this review

Thanks so much for the great write up, Sue! We are thrilled that you enjoyed your stay with us and that you found us to be so welcoming. We are so pleased that you had such a great experience, and that our attention to detail shined through. We are very happy to be able to offer free parking to guests...

Reviewed April 9, 2017

I've stayed at this hotel whenever I've stayed in York, as the staff are friendly, the rooms are comfortable, the food is delicious, and the location is near downtown but far enough away you get a nice walk. But book in advance, as it's a popular place and rooms fill up fast! I wish the room keys were a little...

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23stmarys, General Manager at 23 St. Mary's, responded to this review

Thanks for taking the time to review us, we do appreciate it! We are delighted that you enjoyed staying with us, our breakfasts and our location. Thank you for the feedback about the keys - we are sorry that you experienced problems with them, and we will look at improving them. We do hope to see you again next time...

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Amenities

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  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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  • Free Internet
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  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
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  • Multilingual Staff
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Welcome to our happy, friendly and stylish home from home! Come and stay awhile in our characterful Victorian townhouse, tucked away down a very quiet and safe street in the centre of the historic Hamlet of Marygate. Less than 10 minutes easy stroll from the station, the city walls and York Minster, we offer a fantastic location, wonderful and filling breakfasts and individually designed rooms that make you unwind and relax. With free and fast WIFI and parking, 23 St Mary's is a lovely place to B&B! ... more   less 

Additional Information about 23 St. Mary's

Address: 23 St. Marys | Bootham, York YO30 7DD, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Yorkshire > North Yorkshire > York
Price Range: $119 - $267 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — 23 St. Mary's 4*
Number of rooms: 9
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“Has a few floors if you have problems with stairs ask for first floor. Have rooms for all occasions romantic couples etc”
_karen_cook_2003, 2 weeks ago | Read review
“Room 1 is the smallest room but perfectly appointed.”
DesW_12, 2 weeks ago | Read review
“Good views of the city centre from room 9 on the top floor. It is quite a climb to the top though!”
Charmaine095, 2 weeks ago | Read review
“Not suitable for wheelchair access. Wifi not great upstairs”
SarahJaneLouise, 2 weeks ago | Read review
“Room 2 is a good size, four poster bed and looks onto the street.”
marcbridgen, 4 weeks ago | Read review
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