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The Old Vic Guest House

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#62 of 206 B&Bs / Inns in York
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Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

The owners are really friendly. The room really nice clean and tidy. The dog is nice and gentle. It's only a 15 minute walk from the city centre. I definitely recommend it to a friend or family member.

Thank scott w
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Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

It's a bit out from the old city (5 minute walk to Clifford's Tower, then another 10 to the Minster) but the location is still well situated and in a lovely area. Our room was on the second floor, and was well appointed if a bit cramped for a triple. The hot water was plentiful and truly hot. Breakfast was... More 

Thank ONParker
Wallasey, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I have stayed quite a number of times and as usual a lovely stay although only for one night room as normal excellent and so to breakfast Thanks again Julie and Terry and oops nearly forgot Leo always got his til to say.

Thank mike d
Sutton Coldfield, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We had a lovely three night stay at this very well sited B and B. It was really great walking by the river into York itself, away from the traffic and enjoying the Autumn colours of the trees along the riverbank. The B and B was everything we needed and more. The room was at the top of the house... More 

Thank Jovan M
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

i'll start by saying i dont usually stay in guest houses and b&b's. the reason being is i often feel uncomfortable staying in other peoples homes. so i tend to go to the bog chain hotels with cheaper offers. Having said that if you do like guest houses, this is brilliant. very friendly, very clean and comfortable and very close... More 

Thank whittyuk
1 review
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

It's run by a friendly family ,can have a choice of what you wanted for breakfast and as much juices ,tea and coffee ,as for the rooms are all with en -suite very warm as you feel you are at home .there is lots to do and see are a walk along the river ,there is a tour bus ,we... More 

Thank Jennifer M
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Reviewed 31 October 2016 via mobile

Hosts were lovely,room clean and comfy,ideal location,parking, breakfast spot on!!!..good value for a weekend.will definately stay here again when we next visit.nice quiet area lovely walk by the riverside in to town....15 minutes at most ....flat all the way!!close to supermarket and chemist and some quaint shops on the backstreets too!!

Thank Sue H
2 reviews
Reviewed 27 October 2016 via mobile

Nice place the staff were friendly and welcoming bedroom was good standard breakfast was great plenty of choice and it was just a short walk by the riverside into york loads to see and do some great attractions and huge amount of shops and places to eat and drink

Thank H2698MQsusanb
Derbyshire, United Kingdom
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6 reviews
Reviewed 2 October 2016

Had a fab stay here host we're fantastic shower failed to heat told hosts during breakfast got a new room sorted with no probs also breakfast was lovely hosts at your beck and call for any of your needs will be back 😀

Thank billiejean1969
1 review
Reviewed 1 October 2016

Beautiful quirky house, we stayed in the attic room last weekend and it was great. Warm, friendly & welcoming hosts made us feel very at home. Breakfast was ace. We had a really lovely time & would certainly stay again. We would also recommend it. :) :)

Thank Tom O

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Breakfast
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Breakfast

Additional Information about The Old Vic Guest House

Address: 2 Wenlock Terrace | Fulford Road, York YO10 4DU, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Yorkshire > North Yorkshire > York
Price Range: $100 - $100 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 8
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“Lots of stairs”
 of 5 bubbles ONParker, 1 Dec 2016 | Read review
“Every thing very clear ,very quiet”
 of 5 bubbles , 1 Nov 2016 | Read review
“All rooms are good near a police station”
 of 5 bubbles billiejean1969, 1 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Book early as york always busy esp in summer”
 of 5 bubbles Stevieboulton66, 21 Aug 2016 | Read review
“It was all quiet were on second floor front room”
 of 5 bubbles G8670QEmargaretb, 11 Aug 2016 | Read review
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