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Westergate House Bed & Breakfast

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York Road Escrick, Deighton, York YO19 6HB England
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  • All linens sanitized in high-temperature wash
  • Hand sanitizer available to guests & staff
  • Regularly sanitized high-traffic areas
  • Staff required to regularly wash hands
  • Regular temperature checks for staff
  • Contactless check-in
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#2 of 2 B&Bs / Inns in Deighton
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Westergate House built in the 1930's exudes charm and character as a small country house situated in a an acre of mature garden 5 miles south of York centre on the A19 to Selby. Take advantage of our easily accessible location with ample parking and electric car charging station to explore York and beyond through our gateway to the city coast and countryside where within an hour your journey can take you to Yorkshire's finest landscapes and coastline creating an ideal base for an extended break away. All rooms are now en suite since our refurb over winter 2020 and there is not only a guest lounge but a seating area on the landing where you can relax and unwind. We provide hospitality trays with hot and cold drinks fresh milk , homemade cake and cookies along with locally sourced breakfasts where you can choose from full English to smoked haddock, pancakes, omelettes or continental . Westergate House is accessible from all major trunk roads with a frequent bus service to York just outside the gate and the park and ride at McArthur Glen is 2 miles away is a pub 2 minutes walk and restaurants within a mile at Escrick
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Free parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Free breakfast
Boating
Horseback riding
Meeting rooms
Adults only
Executive lounge access
Electric vehicle charging station
Wifi
Non-smoking hotel
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Sofa
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Bottled water
Refrigerator
Electric kettle
Flatscreen TV
Walk-in shower
Clothes rack
Private bathrooms
Complimentary toiletries
Hair dryer
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Non-smoking rooms
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lynneh536 wrote a review Aug 2020
Fife, United Kingdom13 contributions4 helpful votes
This was our first trip away since Covid 19 lockdown easing and we were in need of a short break, despite being a little nervous about being away from home. However, Hilary and Paul are doing everything possible to keep guests safe, and although there were some obvious restrictions, we were made incredibly welcome and had the most relaxing 5 day break. Our room with bay window to the front garden was spacious with comfy sofa and, in the absence of the guest lounge, was perfect for unwinding after busy days of sightseeing. Hilary's breakfasts are superb and include a number of different treats. Other extras went a long way to keep us happy too. My husband is lactose intolerant, and while we usually have to keep alert to milk lurking in food, we felt confident that Hilary was taking care to use lacto-free dairy or alternatives without it ever appearing to be a problem. This even stretched to the cordon bleu level samples of Hilary’s home baking after a long day out sightseeing. I would wholeheartedly recommend Westergate House to anyone looking for a quiet retreat with experienced and friendly hosts who put their guests at the heart of their business. Looking forward to returning soon!
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Date of stay: August 2020
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JAH wrote a review Aug 2020
Thornton Cleveleys, United Kingdom1 contribution1 helpful vote
We have just returned from a last minute weekend break at Westergate House, the accommodation was first class with a lovely first floor room overlooking the garden. Hilary and Paul made us feel very welcome and provided a superb breakfast each morning with impeccable service. The house has a great deal of character set in its own grounds and was decorated and furnished to a high level making our two night stay thoroughly enjoyable. We will definitely return here again as it really was top class with hosts who care about making your break restful and enjoyable. Thanks David and Judy H (Lancashire).
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Date of stay: August 2020
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Pevsner wrote a review Aug 2020
London, United Kingdom56 contributions33 helpful votes
Westergate House is run a by a very friendly couple, Paul and Hilary. Hilary is a cordon bleu cook and this shows in the stunning breakfasts - the choice, quality and size were all great. In these difficult times, Paul and Hilary made us very welcome, and they had planned everything meticulously. The room (Turpin) was spacious, spotlessly clean and has a fridge which was very useful. The location is also great as there is no problem parking and there is a regular bus to the city. We would definitely go back again and again if ever we were in the area. This has to be one of the B & Bs we have ever stayed in.
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Date of stay: August 2020
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711terry wrote a review Mar 2020
Gillingham, United Kingdom7 contributions3 helpful votes
We stayed at this charming B/B for 3nights on arrival we were served with tea coffee and home made scones the hosts Paul and Hillary were very friendly Our room was very clean a large comfortable bed great bathroom also a small fridge and tea and coffee making faculty ,the breakfast was very good with a good selection ,would stay again and recommend
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Date of stay: March 2020
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Response from Hilary F, Owner at Westergate House Bed & Breakfast
Responded Jun 8, 2020
Thank you for taking the time to write. I am really pleased you enjoyed your stay and we hope that you will return and see us soon. We have undertaken a mammoth amount of renovations during the last 6 months and we hope that you will enjoy seeing what we have changed . stay safe. Hilary
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ian g wrote a review Nov 2019
Blyth, United Kingdom3 contributions
Lovely accomodation. Large bedrooms looking out to landscaped gardens at the rear. Wonderful breakfasts. Easy access into York,via car or public bus service. Hosts were very friendly and accommodating. Will definitely return.
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Date of stay: November 2019Trip type: Traveled as a couple
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Response from Hilary F, Owner at Westergate House Bed & Breakfast
Responded Jan 9, 2020
Thank you very much. I am really pleased you enjoyed your stay and found access to york easy. I hope we will see you again and maybe spring or summer when you can take advantage of the gardens which are at their best in spring early summer. Hilary
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PRICE RANGE
$104 - $134 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
FORMERLY KNOWN AS
Grimston House Bed & Breakfast
LOCATION
United KingdomEnglandYorkshireNorth YorkshireYorkDeighton
NUMBER OF ROOMS
7
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Frequently Asked Questions about Westergate House Bed & Breakfast
Which popular attractions are close to Westergate House Bed & Breakfast?
Nearby attractions include The Hilt (5.0 miles), Shambles (4.9 miles), and Mindlock Escape Rooms (4.6 miles).
What are some of the property amenities at Westergate House Bed & Breakfast?
Some of the more popular amenities offered include free wifi, free breakfast, and free parking.
Which room amenities are available at Westergate House Bed & Breakfast?
Top room amenities include a flat screen TV, a refrigerator, and a sofa.
What food & drink options are available at Westergate House Bed & Breakfast?
Guests can enjoy free breakfast during their stay.
Is parking available at Westergate House Bed & Breakfast?
Yes, free parking is available to guests.
What are some restaurants close to Westergate House Bed & Breakfast?
Conveniently located restaurants include Buongiorno, The Taylor Made Kitchen, and skosh.
Is Westergate House Bed & Breakfast located near the city center?
Yes, it is 0.2 miles away from the center of Deighton.
Are there any historical sites close to Westergate House Bed & Breakfast?
Many travelers enjoy visiting Holy Trinity Church (5.0 miles), Merchant Adventurers' Hall (4.7 miles), and Goddards House and Garden (4.2 miles).