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Saltburn-by-the-Sea, United Kingdom
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18 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

My sister and I stayed for two nights to attend the BBC history week-end. The guest house is a short walk from the centre of York. All areas are kept spotless, but what really makes this place special is the owners. Debra and David are so friendly and welcoming. Thank-you, Ruth and Anna

Thank Anna J
London, United Kingdom
1 review
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Welcoming and helpful hosts - very friendly Breakfast hearty and delicious Rooms warm and comfortable Good location near to town Would highly recommend to friends and family without hesitation From Mrs Ali & Co.

Thank simplythebest43
barrow in furness
2 reviews
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I struggled to get availability for anywhere in York, I was advised to try the tourist information site and low and behold there was Bowman's What a revelation , lovely house in a tree lined street 10 mins from the walls of York we were allocated the room at the rear of the house but it was perfect, lovely furnishings... More 

Thank sweetpea0
1 review
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Lovely Guest House situated not far from the York Minister. Debra was a brilliant hostess ensuring that you had everything you needed for your comfortable stay. Breakfast was delicious. Definitely would book Bowmans again if staying in York 5 star all the way. Angela and Michael

Thank Liamwam
Peterborough, United Kingdom
1 review
Reviewed 25 October 2016

Our friends booked us all in at Bowmans in York. We were very impressed with the warm Yorkshire welcome we received from Debbie, she was helpful with advice on the area, only a short walk into city and no problems parking. The breakfast was top quality food and set us up for the day. Really enjoyed our stay and will... More 

Thank davidjlewi
1 review
Reviewed 24 October 2016 via mobile

Excellent b and b. Debra was an amazing host and very friendly and helpful and the breakfast was yummy. Our room was immaculate and had everything in it we needed. Will definitely recommend it to friends and will visit again.

Thank Katherine P
Ipswich, United Kingdom
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5 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 October 2016 via mobile

Debra saved the weekend!! Wonderful stay in York, breakfast was fabulous and plentiful. Everywhere was spotless. Very friendly and loved the chocolate!!! So glad our booked B and B messed up and we came to you

Thank Liz19682014
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27 reviews
14 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 October 2016

Just back from a great weekend away bowmans is just 5 minutes away from the centre parking is right outside with a permit given to you from Debbie the owner we stayed in room 3 the gold room the place is spotless and breakfast is lovely would highly recommend this to anyone looking to stay in York

Thank baino
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63 reviews
33 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 October 2016

We have stayed here a number of times over the years so when we visit York - one of my most favourite places in England - it is an easy choice to stay at the Bowman's Guest House. This year we stayed for 3 nights and booked a room on the upper floor. It was a lovely room. As always,... More 

Thank Virginia B
Victoria, Canada
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3 reviews
Reviewed 15 October 2016

I stayed in the Blue Room, very nice, a little small but worked for me as a single traveller. The room was very clean and decorated nicely. The Owner Debra was so friendly and accommodating, made me feel welcome. Breakfast was great and the Breakfast room was lovely with old pictures of the city decorating the walls.Great Location About a... More 

Thank KLee50

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  • Free Parking
  • 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 Parking
  • Free Breakfast
  • Laundry Service
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Bowman's is a recently refurbished Victorian Terraced House situated approximately 5 minutes walk from York Minster. Debra and David offer you a warm welcome and relaxing stay in a beautifully appointed guesthouse. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Bowman's

Address: 33 Grosvenor Terrace | Bootham, York YO30 7AG, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Yorkshire > North Yorkshire > York
Price Range: £70 - £80 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 6
Also Known As:
Bowman`s Hotel York
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“We've stayed in many of the rooms and always have been very pleased.”
  • Nicely decorated and very comfortable
  • Nice bathroom.
 of 5 bubbles VirginiaB73, 18 Oct 2016 | Read review
“All rooms seen excellent and spotlessly clean.”
 of 5 bubbles stradders1, 15 Oct 2016 | Read review
“We had a twin romm on the 2nd floor.”
 of 5 bubbles lincolnm893, 1 Jun 2016 | Read review
“If you like powder blue, go for room 3.”
 of 5 bubbles karinam603, 24 May 2016 | Read review
“No bad rooms in this small guesthouse. Feels like home AND you get your own bathroom!”
 of 5 bubbles katieandgobi, 2 May 2016 | Read review
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