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Best Western Kilima Hotel

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129 Holgate Road, York YO24 4AZ England See on map
Free Wifi
Breakfast Buffet
Non-Smoking Hotel
Family Rooms
3 Star accommodation
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The BESTWESTERN Kilima hotel is a privately run family feel hotel with 26 bedrooms. Located on the west side of the historic city of York we are a 10-15 minute walk to the bar walls and a further 5-10 to the city More centre. We are on two bus routes and busses go every 10-15 minutes. Taxis are around £5.00. We have our own car park (free to guest who book direct with the hotel otherwise £5.00 per day) as well as an indoor swimming pool and small fitness room. All rooms are en-suite and all have flat screen TV and free coffee and tea making facilities. We pride ourselves on our friendly relaxed approach as well as our drive to make every guest stay as enjoyable as possible. Less
Hotel class
Hotel Amenities
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast Available
Golf Course
Heated pool
Indoor pool
Meeting Rooms
Non-Smoking Hotel
Room Service
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
Price range
USD 97 - USD 274 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Best Western York
York Best Western
United Kingdom > England > Yorkshire > North Yorkshire > York
Full view
65Somewhat walkable
Grade: 65 out of 100
161Restaurantswithin 0.5 km
45Attractionswithin 0.5 km
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Reviewed yesterday

Came up to York for a few days on my own to enjoy the history. Had some Best Western Points so I booked this hotel and it was great for the most part. I want a hotel to be CQCD - that is Cool, Quiet,...More

Thank SaskWolfhoun
Reviewed 5 days ago

A good hotel with easy access into the city of York using buses that stop just outside the hotel and eliminate the problems of finding city-centre parking. Although it is near enough to walk into the city, after a day of sight-seeing the legs appreciate...More

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Thank Martin P
Response from KILIMA, Manager at Best Western Kilima HotelResponded 3 days ago

Dear Martin P, Thank you for your review of the hotel. Don't forget to call next time for a discount and free parking. Regards Chris

Reviewed 1 week ago

A lovely hotel clean and comfortable with lovely staff, coming to a hotel at the weekend is sometimes a Concern that you will be surrounded by a huge wedding.. Not so here it is great, a good balance of friendliness and privacyMore

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Thank peter C
Response from KILIMA, Manager at Best Western Kilima HotelResponded 1 week ago

Dear peter C, Thank you for your review of the hotel. I think you must have had a problem in the past with a large party but fortunately for you we don't do weddings as we are only a small more intermate hotel. We do...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

Excellent the hotel is situated just a short walk into the city, we had great weekend and would use it again.The staff were very helpful and always there when needed. The rooms are comfortable and clean ,with tea making facility.More

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Thank Frank J
Response from KILIMA, Manager at Best Western Kilima HotelResponded 1 week ago

Dear Frank J, Thank you for your review of the hotel. We are indeed in a good location close enough to walk but far enough away to miss the late night revellers particularly on a weekend or during a large event. For those who wish...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Fantastic hotel. Arrived early evening Friday night. Plenty of parking at the back of the hotel. Reception was very welcoming. Was shown to our room which was a four poster room with a separate lounge area. It was very clean and the bed was so...More

Thank elaine037
Response from KILIMA, Manager at Best Western Kilima HotelResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear elaine037, Thank you for taking the time to review the hotel. We are all pleased to see you have such a great time. We do indeed have a good car park with enough spaces for one car per room and when a booking is...More

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Karl G
15 May 2018|
Response from KILIMA | Property representative |
Hi, We have a swimming pool indoor and a steam room as well as a small fitness room. regards chris
16 March 2018|
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Response from KILIMA | Property representative |
Hi It takes no longer than 15 minutes. The busses go from outside the hotel and a taxi would cost around £5.00
Heather F
20 January 2018|
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10M long and 5M wide
Room Tips
"Room overlooking parking lot was very quiet"
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"The room we stayed in had the noisest floor boards in England!"
28 Aug. 2018
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"Request a ground floor room if you find stairs a challenge."
18 Jun. 2018
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"Dont consider this hotel - much better hotels nearer to city centre"
5 Jun. 2018
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