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Willance House Guest House

24 Frenchgate, Richmond DL10 7AG England
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A Grade 2 listed building in Frenchgate, Richmond we offer three en suite double rooms with king-sized beds. Using luxury Egyptian Cotton linen and large fluffy bathsheets along with power showers and a well stocked hospitality tray with fresh milk. We aim to provide a high qualiity experience during your stay and you can relax in our elegant guest lounge at any time We are ideally placed to explore Richmond being only two or three minutes walk from the Market Place with its castle and Georgian theatre. The River Swale is just a stroll away providing picturesque river walks. We are situated on the Coast to Coast walk and we are one of the well known accommodation providers with essential facilities for walkers such as a laundry service and packed lunches. Our renowned award winning breakfasts are all freshly cooked to order using local produce, award winning preserves and our home made bread. Our extensive cold buffet is freshly prepared each morning providing a healthy start to your day.
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MavmanUK wrote a review Jan 2024
Birmingham, United Kingdom69 contributions46 helpful votes
Stayed here with my mam for a relaxing (pre-xmas) trip away together We were both made very welcome from the moment we arrived. Rooms were very clean with everything we needed. The breakfast was amazing with a lot of choice and a wide selection of different options. Whatever we chose was always cooked perfectly!! The house itself is absolutely beautiful!!lots of history and a warm cosy feel to it! The location is perfect for walking into town for all the local pubs and restaurants. This was our first visit to Richmond but we hope to return and book here again!
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Date of stay: December 2023Trip type: Travelled with family
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Paul W wrote a review Nov 2023
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We stayed the night whilst visiting Richmond The room was immaculate, comfy bed and pillows, the breakfast was cooked fresh and delightful with plenty of choices . Both host were very warm and welcoming and took their time to talk to you and made you feel welcome . Will be calling back next time we visit Richmond Paul and Linda
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Date of stay: November 2023Trip type: Travelled as a couple
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Julie O wrote a review Oct 2023
Tideswell, United Kingdom5 contributions2 helpful votes
Absolutely the best place to stay. Spotlessly clean. Comfy bed and fantastic breakfasts. We return year after year which says it all ❤️ Nothing is too much trouble for Sandra and Colin who ensure your stay is of top quality.
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Date of stay: October 2023
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David N wrote a review Sept 2023
Bourne, United Kingdom25 contributions5 helpful votes
This is a perfect place to stay in Richmond. If you like historic and quaint its the place for you. A very warm welcome after a days walking on the C2C, dirty boots straight in the drying cupboard. My room was just right with everything you need, a nice large bed, fluffy towels and a great shower. A great breakfast set me up for the day. I could not fault my stay.
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Date of stay: September 2023
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ClearKawartha wrote a review Sept 2023
Douro-Dummer, Canada140 contributions51 helpful votes
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We were so fortunate to stay with Colin and Sandra at Willance House for two nights. The house is beautiful and fascinating. Our room was so well decorated and very comfortable. Colin and Sandra thought of things that we hadn’t: “Would we like milk in the morning for coffee in our rooms?” “Would we like milk set outside our rooms for tea in the afternoon?” And then the big one: “Would you like any laundry done?” What an incredible stay. Willance House is well positioned for easy access to Richmond’s shops and restaurants and the castle. We were able to get back on the Coast to Coast walk by just going down the hill and across the river. A great deal of planning has gone into the breakfasts. The traditional items were on offer but there was also Kedgeree and Eggs Benedict. The food was beautifully prepared and presented. The stay at Willance House really renewed our spirits and our items of clean clothing. We were set on our way well able to complete our walk. Quite an amazing place to stay. Thank you so much Sandra and Colin.
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Date of stay: September 2023Trip type: Travelled with friends
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Happiness792242 wrote a review Aug 2023
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Just returned from our stay at Willance House Guest House whilst attending a friends wedding locally , Really enjoyable stay really pleasantly suprised at the friendly welcome from Sandra and Colin. rooms beautifully done out and exceptionally clean, Breakfast was excellent well presented and Sandra and Colin could not do enough . we will be back Syd & Debs
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Date of stay: August 2023
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Juli 780 wrote a review Aug 2023
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Another super comfortable stay! Weather was kind to us.Super quality breakfast as usual .Lovely touches left for us. Cant recommend highly enough,we wouldnt stay anywhere else now. Thanks both,hope to see you again soon.
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Date of stay: August 2023
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Ruth F wrote a review Aug 2023
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Comfortable and centrally located. Well run and very obliging owners. Superb breakfast and nothing too much trouble. Period architecture with exposed beams, very atmospheric! Hosts very knowledgeable about local restaurants and it’s in walking distance of two good ones.
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Date of stay: August 2023
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Chaferross wrote a review Jul 2023
Doncaster, United Kingdom6 contributions
A lovely, cosy place to stay close to the centre of Richmond. The hosts Colin and Sandra were very accommodating from start to finish. Nothing was too much trouble for them and we felt very welcome from the moment we arrived. The rooms are immaculate, a very well cared for and presented place to stay. We enjoyed the cooked breakfast, but there was plenty of choice if you fancied something lighter. Great place to stay, we would definitely recommend.
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Date of stay: July 2023
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Jim B wrote a review Jul 2023
Huddersfield, United Kingdom56 contributions18 helpful votes
A lovely reception from Colin on arrival. The room was perfect with a great shower. Parking close by. Great breakfast and had a lovely chat with Sandra. I'll be booking again next year. Book early, they're very popular, and rightly so. Thank you very much. Jim Blues Huddersfield
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Frequently Asked Questions about Willance House Guest House
Which popular attractions are close to Willance House Guest House?
Nearby attractions include Georgian Theatre Royal (0.2 miles), The Green Howards Museum (0.2 miles), and Richmond Castle (0.2 miles).
What are some of the property amenities at Willance House Guest House?
Some of the more popular amenities offered include free wifi, free breakfast, and free parking.
What food & drink options are available at Willance House Guest House?
Guests can enjoy free breakfast during their stay.
Is parking available at Willance House Guest House?
Yes, free parking and street parking are available to guests.
What are some restaurants close to Willance House Guest House?
Conveniently located restaurants include Number 29 Tapas Bar, The Little Drummer Boy, and Mocha.
Is Willance House Guest House located near the city centre?
Yes, it is 0.10 miles away from the centre of Richmond.
Are there any historical sites close to Willance House Guest House?
Many travellers enjoy visiting Easby Abbey (0.8 miles) and Weselyan Chapel (0.2 miles).