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23 St. Mary's

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Rugby, United Kingdom
Reviewed 5 February 2017

We had a very warm welcom and Fiona and her girls couldn't do enough for us. The guest house is stunning and beautifully kept - a credit to the team! We didn't want to leave and can't wait to return. We would definitely recommend St Mary's. Well done guys.

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23stmarys, General Manager at 23 St. Mary's, responded to this review

Thanks so much for taking the time to recommend us! We're thrilled that you enjoyed your stay with us and we're looking forward to seeing you again next time you visit York. Warm wishes from everyone here at 23 St. Mary's.

London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 February 2017

After a very disappointing 1 night stay at the Novotel Hotel, we booked into St. Mary's for 2 nights and what a difference it made to our weekend break!! Not only we were closer to the heart of this lovely medieval town but we got a warm welcome, got upgraded to a spacious, very clean room and a delicious cooked...

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23stmarys, General Manager at 23 St. Mary's, responded to this review

Thanks so much for taking the time to review us! We're so pleased you enjoyed your stay with us, and that we were able to make your weekend better. We're thrilled that you plan to stay with us again in the Summer. Looking forward to welcoming you again. Best wishes from everyone here at 23 St. Mary's.

Haywards Heath, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 February 2017

Perfect location,few minutes walk to walled city,room small but so cozy and exceptionally clean, Amy was extremely helpful beautiful breakfast all freshly cooked, Will definitely return highly recommend

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23stmarys, General Manager at 23 St. Mary's, responded to this review

Thanks so much for your great review - we do appreciate the time you've taken to write to us! We're delighted that you enjoyed your stay, and we're looking forward to welcoming you again some time soon. Best wishes from everyone at 23 St. Mary's.

Manchester, United Kingdom
Reviewed 30 January 2017

York Weekend Break. 23 St Mary's B&B . What a Lovely place with friendly welcome from Gage. Shown our room which was perfect. Choice of breakfast which was very tasty. Would defo stay there again for sure

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23stmarys, General Manager at 23 St. Mary's, responded to this review

Thanks for your glowing praise - we really do appreciate you taking the time to write us a review. We're delighted that you enjoyed your stay with us and our tasty breakfasts. We hope to see you again soon. Best wishes from everyone here at 23 St. Mary's.

Manchester
Reviewed 30 January 2017

We booked to stay here for 2 nights. We arrived on Saturday afternoon and was met by Gage.What a welcome!!! She made us feel at home straight away. She was so warm and friendly. We were taken to our room which was lovely. Nice size, tidy & impeccably spotless.Plenty of space for luggage and tea & coffee making facilities. On...

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23stmarys, General Manager at 23 St. Mary's, responded to this review

Thanks so much for taking the time to write us such glowing praise! We are thrilled that you enjoyed your stay with us. We are a happy team, and we love what we do - we are so pleased that it shows. It's great that you enjoyed our tuck shop - it certainly is a popular feature! We're looking forward...

Preston, United Kingdom
Reviewed 29 January 2017 via mobile

We decided to have an impromptu weekend away in York and booked a four poster room at 23 St Mary's for Saturday night. We arrived early afternoon and were welcomed by very friendly staff. Nothing was too much trouble and we immediately felt at home. The room was lovely and spotlessly clean. The bed was really comfortable and the breakfast...

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23stmarys, General Manager at 23 St. Mary's, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to review us - we do really appreciate it! We are so pleased that you enjoyed your stay with us, and that you felt at home. We are delighted that you found your bed to be comfortable and you enjoyed our breakfast. We're looking forward to welcoming you again next time you visit York....

Canberra, Australia
Reviewed 28 January 2017

OK - slight disclaimer - its also the *first* B&B I've ever stayed in, because I've been very leery of staying in someone's home with them popping in to chat all the time (Clearly I'm unfriendly haha). But this experience has really opened my eyes up, it was lovely! This is beautiful old terrace house, and more of a "small...

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23stmarys, General Manager at 23 St. Mary's, responded to this review

Thanks so much for your glowing review - we do appreciate you taking the time out to give us feedback. We are delighted that you enjoyed your stay to us, and that you gave us a go as your first B&B! We're so pleased you enjoyed our hospitality, and our breakfasts, and we are indeed very lucky with our location....

Manchester, United Kingdom
Reviewed 22 January 2017

I cannot praise this hotel enough it was a lovely stay, they staff were fantastic, they gave my husband a birthday cake and bought some special food for him as he has very bad health issues. Amy and the girls couldn't do enough for us, the room was spotless and the food delious as its just a 10 min walk...

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23stmarys, General Manager at 23 St. Mary's, responded to this review

Hi Jayne - thanks so much for writing us such a great review! It was a pleasure to host you, and we are delighted that you plan to come and visit us again. Looking forward to seeing you soon. Best wishes - 23 St. Mary's.

yorkshire
Reviewed 17 January 2017 via mobile

We stayed in room 2. We were informed that we had been upgraded on our arrival which was lovely :-) The room was spacious and spotlessly clean, the bed was sooooo comfy, had an amazing night's sleep. Breakfast was bespoke, you chose what you wanted and how much the night before, it was freshly cooked and delicious. If I had...

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23stmarys, General Manager at 23 St. Mary's, responded to this review

Thanks for taking the time to write us such glowing praise! We are thrilled that you enjoyed your stay with us, and that you enjoyed the upgrade - our four-poster room is one of the best! We do like to look after our guests, and we value any feedback too, so thank you for the tip about fresh rolls. We...

Sheffield, United Kingdom
Reviewed 16 January 2017

Beautiful hotel, very welcoming and friendly. Our room was spotlessly clean and beautifully decorated as was the rest of the hotel. Loved all the little antique pieces which really makes the place feel special. No problem parking with the permit & we were able to leave the car a minutes walk away. The hotel is in a nice quiet area...

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23stmarys, General Manager at 23 St. Mary's, responded to this review

Thank you so much for writing us such a great review! We are delighted that you enjoyed your stay with us, and that you liked our little extra touches. We're looking forward to seeing you again next time you visit York. Best wishes - 23 St. Mary's.

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Welcome to our happy, friendly and stylish home from home! Come and stay awhile in our characterful Victorian townhouse, tucked away down a very quiet and safe street in the centre of the historic Hamlet of Marygate. Less than 10 minutes easy stroll from the station, the city walls and York Minster, we offer a fantastic location, wonderful and filling breakfasts and individually designed rooms that make you unwind and relax. With free and fast WIFI and parking, 23 St Mary's is a lovely place to B&B! ... more   less 

Additional Information about 23 St. Mary's

Address: 23 St. Marys | Bootham, York YO30 7DD, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Yorkshire > North Yorkshire > York
Price Range: $142 - $313 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — 23 St. Mary's 4*
Number of rooms: 9
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“Room 3 I believe is at the front. Small but ample, we had no problems.”
 of 5 bubbles elliefishes, 9 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Room 6 at the back had some view of the Minster and it was quiet, comfy room.”
 of 5 bubbles viktoriab_13, 4 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Just ask the staff”
 of 5 bubbles 442neilh, 30 Jan 2017 | Read review
“I asked for the largest bed - my husband and I are very tall - and the 'super king' they gave us was fantastic!”
 of 5 bubbles andreaaQ4878LR, 15 Jan 2017 | Read review
“had a sneek peek in all the rooms (after guests had left) they all looked beautiful although we do prefer first floor”
 of 5 bubbles E2016YYjanetc, 11 Jan 2017 | Read review
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