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Monkgate Guest House

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#69 of 206 B&Bs / Inns in York
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

Stayed here for two nights in September. Great location as it was just a short walk into town to all the many attractions, pubs and restaurants. We were allowed to park across the road on a pub car park. The hosts were great and very friendly and nothing was too much trouble for them. Breakfast was lovely served from 8-9.... More 

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Lancaster, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I spend about 40-50 nights a year in B and Bs in York. I have a favourite, which is very good, and also works for me location wise, and an alternate which is also great if that is busy. Quite often though I have to book last minute, and that is very hit and miss. Monkgate Guest House is very... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed here for a weekend in September. Very nice B&B. Pluses: 1) Great location right outside Monkgate, and on the edge of the old city 2) Quiet, clean, and secure 3) In-room coffee and tea fixings 4) Lovely hosts, with just the right balance of hospitality and privacy 5) Delicious home-cooked English breakfast 6) Homey, cute, yet spacious rooms... More 

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Liverpool, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 23, 2016 via mobile

Beautiful hotel .. Excellent location .. Food and staff 100% .. Rooms are all to a very high standard .. One of the best hotels I've stayed in in the uk xx highly recommend . 3 minutes from York Minster ... £5 in a taxi from York station or 15 minute walk .. Close to the shambles and all other... More 

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lancshire
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 21, 2016

This is a great place to stay close to York centre. Good breakfast to start the day very friendly host and helpful. would recommend this to anyone visiting York whether visiting for a couple of days or a week.

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Crewe, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 16, 2016

This is an excellent place to stay if you want to stay close to York, a close stroll away.The room we stayed in is small but comfortable.It has a separate shower room.The room was cheap and clean enough.The owners are lovely and were happy to accept us out of the usual arrival times. I do feel the following could help... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2016 via mobile

Guest House was clean, comfortable, and convenient. We took a bus to York, and it was a short walk to the house. Host welcomed us with maps of the city and suggestions for nearby activities. Bed was comfortable and full size toiletries were provided in the bathroom. Great breakfast was provided.

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Peebles, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2016

Nice clean guest house near York minster .Shops all close by worth doing city tour on bus also river trip .Nice breakfast to set you up for the day also nice hosts.Car parking is available if you need it.Would use this guest house if we return to York again

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Barnsley, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 4, 2016

My husband and i stayed with our grandson age 6 it was the perfect weekend made extra special by warm and welcomeing hosts. The location was ideal for us ,castle museum is amazing worth every penny.Spotless clean, great breakfast, will be back soon.

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Jersey, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 25, 2016

Hotel was easy to find and just a short walk from the York Minster, perfect location for exploring the city (5-10 min walk from the Minster). I took a single room with en suite. All clean, tidy and comfortable and was also quiet. Friendly staff, good options for breakfast and can't beat the price either! Highly recommended and would stay... More 

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Amenities

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Breakfast
  • Free Parking
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Monkgate Guest House is 200 years old and is only five minutes walk from York Minster and the city centre where you will find beautiful shops and restaurants and all York's attractions close to hand. The property was originally three Georgian cottages so it is cosy and rambling with the quaint features you would expect from an older property. We have two rooms on the ground floor and the other rooms are on the first floor accessed by a flight of stairs. Our breakfast room is warm and inviting and we provide a full, freshly cooked English breakfast with eggs cooked to your requirements alongside the other menu options. We have limited off street parking in a narrow driveway at the side of the house, you will be able to forget your car then and walk to all the amenities! We can however try to arrange more parking if necessary. Free wifi is availabe in the public rooms and most bedrooms. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Monkgate Guest House

Address: 65 Monkgate, York YO31 7PA, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Yorkshire > North Yorkshire > York
Price Range: $96 - $153 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Monkgate Guest House 3*
Number of rooms: 8
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