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Westhoughton, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A last minute opportunity for a few days in York, just after Easter. This came up on my booking site. Clear from the outset about no frills, no bedding and no meals. But a very keen price. No humans on sight as you accessed by keypad and room key box, very efficient. Room was basic but clean and tidy with...

Thank sahorrocks
Reviewed 1 week ago

Just a 15 minute stroll to all the sights, Astley House was great value for money. At these prices you expect to be in a dormitory rather than your own en-suite room with wifi too! Lovely to hear owls hooting at night too, very atmospheric. I felt very secure too with a painless security system.

Thank Jean Jeannie C
Reviewed 12 February 2017

This was an eye opener.first time we have tried one where you get a code txt to you to enter the building and code for a key safe for room key.it worked ok eventually but they sent me the day befores door code ,was sorted very quickly though after man on the intercom gave me new code .the room is...

Thank stewart n
Reviewed 17 January 2017

The place is nice from the outside, that is the only thing nice about this place. It's quite old and it should be cleaner, specially the bathroom. We had cracks in the walls and the smell of the place isn't very pleasant. The people there are rude and we had to ask for toilet paper 3 times till they gave...

3Thank Razvan P
Reviewed 6 November 2016 via mobile

Very basic accomodation that really is only a bed for the night, the lack of human contact is a loss of a focal point and would give some direction for frustrations, rooms are sparce and the various notices for do it yourself cleaning, apart from being natural to most, is indicative of the general lack of care the whole experience...

Thank Dean W
Blackpool, United Kingdom
Reviewed 24 October 2016

For a very cheap Guest House in York I found it very reasonable. Lack of staff isn't an issue, cleaning the room before check out doesn't bother me as I only want to sleep. Because I stop on a regular basis I had to change my dates and Astley House kindly move my dates. Overall this Guest House is very...

Thank tone25
Reviewed 20 October 2016

having read a few reviews on astley house i can fully understand why guests would be frustrated by the institutional type set up. the word bizarre was used in one review and i think that sums it up. however i believe you know what you are letting yourself in for when you book. it states in the booking information about...

3Thank whittyuk
Edinburgh, United Kingdom
Reviewed 16 October 2016

Slightly bizarre. Looks like an ordinary B&B but it has minimal staffing - in fact I didn't see a member of staff in two nights there. You get a code texted to you to open the code lock on the front door. Then there's another code to open the key box which contains the key to your room. Clean bedclothes...

Thank johnhR9778QL
Reviewed 31 August 2016 via mobile

I urge you to read all the reviews on this hotel before booking. On the face of it the hotel looks ok and good value. But with self check in and having to clean your own room, there is much better available for the money. The manager in paticular is terrible. During our stay the fire alarm in our room...

7Thank Gary M
Norwich, United Kingdom
Reviewed 13 August 2016 via mobile

Great if you want to save your money, clean, tidy no frills, as a place to shower and rest your head, fine. On the down side, there's no reception, so nobody to chat to about what's going on, get recommendations etc. Couldn't get the Wi-Fi to work in my room or reception. The shower was potentially dangerous, the temperature fluctuated...

Thank sharkey777

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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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Additional Information about Astley House

Address: 123 Clifton, York YO30 6BL, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Yorkshire > North Yorkshire > York
Price Range: $59 - $101 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Astley House 2*
Number of rooms: 25
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“advise travellers to avoid this hotel.”
850pete, 21 Aug 2015 | Read review
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