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Selby, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 days ago NEWvia mobile

The food is non edible and the carvery is the worst thing I have ever tasted it's smash & frozen Yorkshire pudding and the gravy is awful!!!!! And the worst part it's cheaper to go to a Toby carvery and much nicer. Never again

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Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

I went with my sister in law and son to have a meal...the main meal was beautiful....the cookie jar or so they called it within a minute of it being on the table it was a soup, it was mainly shipped cream and no broken biscuits it was just a few random hard biscuits whole thrown in, the k my...

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york
Reviewed 5 days ago NEWvia mobile

Comfy bed rooms dirty bathroom shower curtain dirty and bathroom tiles were grim !!! Breakfast was hot and plenty of choice but glasses and cups were dirty and noticed other people asking for clean glasses and cups

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I live fairly local and our kids love the play area. We know what to expect from wishing well generally, just a very average pub but the carvery was so poor. Mash had to be banged off the spoon, was like cement, roast potatoes tasted very strongly of fat and meat was full of Fat. Had to chew carefully. I...

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York, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Called in to meet some friends of mine who were staying at the wishing well. We had a few drinks and decided to have a meal. Ordered meal and the staff were less than nice when I was ordering. Out came my chicken strips which was were medium warm, the staff kept coming to our table with food which was...

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Visited this restaurant on a very busy Sunday afternoon. Although they were extremely busy the customer service I received was fantastic. The food was average but defiantly worth what we paid for it, which at buy one get one free was next to nothing.

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Prestatyn, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Stayed at the Wishing well on a business trip thankfully just the one night! The entrance carpets along with those on the stairs and rooms were stained, not the best start, the room was dark even with all the light's on, the toilet had been used so thathadnt been cleaned, which made me think about the rest of the room,...

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed January 17, 2017

My stop was en route back home to London after driving from London to North Yorkshire that day mid-winter. The hotel provided a full-strength "battery re-charge" via a comfortable bedroom and good meals with excellent service. Receptionist services were especially good.

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Leeds, United Kingdom
Reviewed January 7, 2017 via mobile

Arrived at the wishing well at 1800. The place was busy with families and couples. It must be noted there is a adults only area. Myself and Friend ordered our food and were happy to learn it was 241 even on a Saturday night. I ordered the chicken kebabs and there was no issue in changing rice for chips. My...

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York, United Kingdom
Reviewed January 4, 2017

After returning for lunch today, after a number of years due to poor food quality in the past. At lunch 11.30 we orderd two clubhouse sandwiches and a bowl of chips.the sandwiches came on plain untoasted bread and chip seemed as if they had been standing a while. Sally the waitress was happy to take them back to kitchen,a short...

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Amenities

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Restaurant
  • Free Parking
  • Bar/Lounge
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Wheelchair access
Things to do
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Smoking rooms available
  • Accessible rooms
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Public Wifi
Services
  • Free Parking
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Babysitting
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
A modern friendly hotel, located on the A63 Selby Bypass, only 3/4 of a mile from the town centre. Our hotel also has a bar and family restaurant with a children's play area. At The Wishing Well, you will be welcomed by our team of staff who will look after you throughout your stay. We cater for everyone staying at our hotel from the discerning business traveller to a family of 4. Ample free car parking is available to all hotel guests. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Wishing Well

Address: Oakney Wood Road, Selby YO8 8LZ, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Yorkshire > North Yorkshire > Selby District > Selby
Price Range: $71 - $87 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — The Wishing Well 3*
Number of rooms: 40
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“Check it out before you pay.”
 of 5 bubbles Paulawalter0523, Sep 20, 2016 | Read review
“If you want a quiet room, ask for one at the back of the hotel.”
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 of 5 bubbles helengM447WN, Sep 18, 2016 | Read review
“Do not book this hotel at all.”
 of 5 bubbles 85annp, Jul 20, 2016 | Read review
“Choose a different hotel”
 of 5 bubbles 771PaulA771, Jun 5, 2016 | Read review
“Our room overlooked an untidy back yard.No problem as we only used the room for sleeping. If you want a good view ask when you are booking”
 of 5 bubbles yorkyindevon, May 19, 2016 | Read review
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