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Willance House Guest House

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Certificate of Excellence


Certificate of Excellence
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.
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Property amenities
Free parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Laundry Service
Non-smoking hotel
Room features
Non-smoking rooms
Good to know


Full view
91Great for walkers
Grade: 91 out of 100
46Restaurantswithin 0.3 miles
20Attractionswithin 0.3 miles
32Room tips
Traveller rating
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Stayed for just one night and wished the stay had been longer.The room was tastefully decorated and very clean with an excellent shower.The breakfast was superb with a large of choices and cooked to perfection.The hosts were very amiable and very helpful with any requests.Would
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We received a warm welcome from the very friendly and helpful hosts, nothing was too much trouble. Our room was very comfortable with lots of attention to detail. Breakfast was delicious, again lots of attention to little details with something for everyone. Would love to stay
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We stayed at Willance House over New Year with a couple of friends. Colin and Sandra were lovely hosts and made sure we were well looked after, nothing was to much trouble. The rooms were immaculate and nicely furnished. The breakfasts were all cooked to order and were terrific.
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This is an absolutely first class guest house. Colin and Sandra are so welcoming and can’t do enough to help guests. The rooms are spotless and beds incredibly comfy. So much attention to detail. Delicious breakfast and homemade short bread is fabulous. Really is the best place
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We only stayed one night as we were at an event nearby, but what a gem of a place! The room was cosy and spotless. Colin and Sandra were very welcoming. Bed super comfortable, shower hot and powerful, delicious breakfast. Excellent!
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View from room three.
Cute window seat with books. A lovely touch!
Willance House - from the window seat
Willance House room
Photo provided by managementWillance House Guest House
Good evening, please could you tell me if you have car parking ?
Hi, We do not have our own car parking but free, unrestricted parking is available in Frenchgate where we are situated on a first come, first served basis. Our guests usually manage to find a space. Thank you.
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"give it a visit"
"Any room is a good room"
"All the rooms are excellent"
"Don't be afraid to ask - the owners really will try to help you."
"All rooms are equally nice."
US$101 - US$106 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
United KingdomEnglandYorkshireRichmond
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