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Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

While the outside of the hotel and the entrance/first floor are gorgeous, the rooms themselves desperately need to be updated. The ceiling in our room had water-spots and the walls just generally needed fresh paint. Everything at the hotel felt old, and therefore did not feel truly clean. The appliances in the kitchen of our suite literally appeared to be... More 

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Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed in this hotel because of the close proximity to a wedding venue and other wedding guests were staying here. I was not dismayed upon entering the lobby. Yes, the carpet was in dire need of a good cleaning or just overall replacement, but it was not completely terrible. I was, however, taken aback by receiving an actual brass... More 

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New York City, New York
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

There is parking on the opposite side of the street shortly before the hotel loading zone so if you do not have much luggage you may as well park first. Otherwise you will need to drive around the block to reach the parking (which is free on weekends). This is a historic hotel with a lovely lobby and interesting history.... More 

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Zephyr Cove, Nevada
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

A fantastic hotel in a fantastic city - historical York Pennsylvania! Why stay in a chain motel out on the interstate when tou can stay right of the middle of fowntown in a historic treasure? Great staff, great service. Highly recommend!

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Crozet, Virginia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 17, 2016

We saw the photos posted of cracked wall paper and stained bathtubs and were a little worried, but our worries ended the minute we walked in and saw the brass railings, carpeted stairs, and huge old fashioned lobby featuring chandeliers, a baby grand, bookshelves, and nooks defined by settees and comfortable chairs. The hotel was downtown in an historic district... More 

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Dunfermline, United Kingdom
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 7, 2016 via mobile

When we got into the room we found that there was a visitor dead in our bath. A cockroach we reported it at reception and the reaction was disappointing. The receptionist said "he won't be please at having to clean it up" meaning the person taking the bags to the room. (We were delighted with the visitor) No apology or... More 

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Duncansville, Pennsylvania
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 2, 2016

I chose the Yorktowne because of the proximity to a business meeting in downtown York. The hotel was charming - you could tell it had once been a pretty swanky place. I was quite surprised to get an actual metal key for the guest room. The room I had was clean, but there were stains on the carpet and sofa.... More 

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Cincinnati, Ohio
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 1, 2016

I have stayed in this hotel 4 times. I really like it, BUT I think I need to say this. This time I feel I must say something. When I went in the bathroom I once again had to tighten the toilet seat down. Additionally, the light above the sink was burned out. I told the desk in the morning.... More 

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Pudsey, United Kingdom
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2016 via mobile

Stayed here for one night. Musty smelling lobby (can see how grand it would have been in the past) Long corridors, reminiscent of The Shining. Bedroom was awful, stained carpets, stained sofa, torn non shutting curtains, peeling wallpaper, alarm clock and TV from the 80s. Bathroom was the same, cracked basin, questionable looking bath and shower. Overall tired and outdated.... More 

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Pittsburgh
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2016

If you want a room that is out of the ordinary and has that look of well preserved history this is your place. Rates are competitive with local motels and the experience is unforgettable. Your within blocks of the city market, baseball stadium, many pubs and restaurants as well as local revolutionary historic sites located just blocks away. Two restaurants... More 

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Room Service
  • Spa
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
About the property
  • Wheelchair access
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
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  • Suites
  • Kitchenette
  • Family Rooms
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Public Wifi
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  • Meeting Rooms
  • Banquet Room
  • Conference Facilities
  • Room Service
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Business Center with Internet Access
  • Laundry Service
  • Concierge
  • Self-Serve Laundry
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
In 1925, The Yorktowne Hotel proudly opened its doors as York's Community Hotel. The Yorktowne Hotel features the elegance of a grand hotel paired with modern conveniences like wireless high-speed internet access. With 121 luxury guest rooms, an on-site restaurant and full service spa, conference and meeting facilities, and luxurious amenities, hospitality and convenience reign supreme at this historical property. The hotel is located in the heart of York's historic district, within easy walking distance of Continental Square, the Strand-Capitol Performing Arts Center, the historic Central Market, Santander Stadium and dozens of restaurants. While you're here, you are less than 100 miles from state and national government centers, premier recreational and golfing facilities, and historic sites that forged our nation. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Yorktowne Hotel

Address: 48 E Market St, York, PA 17401-1613
Location: United States > Pennsylvania > York
Price Range: $104 - $132 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — The Yorktowne Hotel 3.5*
Number of rooms: 121
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