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Reviewed 3 days ago NEWvia mobile

Stayed just one night and I have to say we were thoroughly looked after. Great food, really good room with ensuite, great location. I wouldn't hesitate to come back, and I can't recommend it highly enough. Willance is situated on Frenchgate which is one of the most interesting streets I have seen architecturally.

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Bedford, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago

By far the best quest house we have stayed in anywhere in England. The hospitality shown to my husband and myself by Colin and Sandra was exceptional.....and Colin makes delightful shortbread! The house is situated within walking distance of the market town and there are numerous restaurants around. All within walking distance. We tried the Italian Restaurant and this did...

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Thank lizzie826
Sheffield, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Absolutely fabulous guest house run by very friendly owners, Colin and Sandra. Rooms are exceptionally comfortable and immaculately clean. The breakfasts were lovely and are cooked to order with additional daily specials offered. The shortbread biscuits in our room were delicious and we later found out these had been baked by Colin. Willance House is located on a quiet road...

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Thank CJSch47
Leeds, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Visited for our anniversary, only stayed one night but wished we had booked more. Colin and Sandra make you so welcome. Room was well equipped and nicely decorated. The bed was very comfy. Breakfast was so good! It is close walking distance to restaurants,pubs and shops.

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ownersWillanceHouse, Owner at Willance House Guest House, responded to this review

We are so pleased that you enjoyed your anniversary celebrations with a stay at Willance House. Thank you for taking the time to post your review and we are glad that you felt so welcome and enjoyed the comfy bed and freshly cooked breakfast. We hope to see you again in the future for a longer stay.

Builth Wells, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We have just returned home from our fourth visit to Willance House and we are as impressed now as we were when we first visited. The house is stunning, the rooms cosy and comfortable and the location is perfect, but much more impressive are Colin and Sandra's professionalism, attention to detail and kindness. We have stayed mid-Coast to Coast walk,...

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ownersWillanceHouse, Owner at Willance House Guest House, responded to this review

it was lovely to welcome you back for your 30th anniversary and so pleased that we were able to provide a welcome break for you during what is proving to be a difficult year for you both. Returning guests are paying us the biggest compliment as we know that we are getting it right. We look forward to seeing you...

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

After an overlong drive from Telford to Richmond, due to a diversion on the A1M, we called Willance Guest House. We explained to Colin that our ETA was going to be later than expected. When we did arrive, Colin gave us a lovely, friendly welcome, took us to our room and ran through the information folder etc.. We stayed in...

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ownersWillanceHouse, Owner at Willance House Guest House, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your kind review. we are glad that after such a long and difficult journey that you were able to relax and feel welcome. The bed, breakfast, service and facilities in the room including a great shower are all things that we have worked long and hard to get right so we are especially pleased that...

Tideswell, England, United Kingdom
Reviewed 24 October 2016

What can we say ! outstanding ,Colin and Sandra put so much effort in its astonishing ! That is why we always come back every year as there standards are so high, If they gave " Michelin stars " to BBs they would have a wall full of awards, A real gem in this lovely town of Richmond. Thank you...

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ownersWillanceHouse, Owner at Willance House Guest House, responded to this review

Thank you so much for another lovely review after your tenth visit. We always look forward to your stay with us and it is very important that we always manage to provide the highest standards for guests such as yourselves who choose to return every year. We are glad that once again we did not let our standards drop and...

Much Wenlock, United Kingdom
Reviewed 20 October 2016

Absolutely superb b&b. Bed extremely comfortable, Breakfast exceptional, the hosts and the location are brilliant, with the former very helpful and accommodating. Will definitely stay again and recommend to friends.

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ownersWillanceHouse, Owner at Willance House Guest House, responded to this review

Wow, thank you, what more can we say? We seem to have hit the spot with every aspect of your stay which is exactly what we aim to do. We hope to see you again soon.

Chelmsford, United Kingdom
Reviewed 20 October 2016

Very warm welcome on arrival with tea and freshly baked scones. Service excellent throughout and nothing was too much trouble. In the room every detail had been covered and it was warm, very comfortable and spotlessly clean. The bed was also incredibly comfortable. Breakfast was very good with a lovely selection of freshly prepared fruit and homemade bread. There was...

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ownersWillanceHouse, Owner at Willance House Guest House, responded to this review

We were very pleased that you booked one of our rare last minute rooms and that you were not disappointed with your choice. Indeed, since this review you have already stayed with us for another two nights which is an indication of the quality of the experience we aim to provide. You have highlighted everything we set out to provide...

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Reviewed 16 October 2016

This is a very comfortable bed and breakfast run with great care and efficiency by Colin and Sue. There is every attention to detail and the superb breakfast is freshly made with the highest quality produce. We stayed for just one night in the twin-bedded room looking out onto the road which was surprisingly quiet. Parking on the road opposite...

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ownersWillanceHouse, Owner at Willance House Guest House, responded to this review

Thank you for your kind review. We pay great attention to everything we do from the freshly cooked breakfast to the service and the presentation of the rooms so were are particularly pleased that you highlighted these. We hope your plans went well and look forward to seeing you again in the future,

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  • Free Breakfast
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
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. On arrival enjoy a complimentary pot of tea or coffee and our home made shortbread and fudge. 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. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Willance House Guest House

Address: 24 Frenchgate | N Yorks, Richmond DL10 7AG, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Yorkshire > North Yorkshire > Richmond
Price Range: £73 - £75 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Willance House Guest House 4*
Number of rooms: 3
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