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Ashley House

#16 of 193 B&Bs / Inns in York
Certificate of Excellence
04/06/2017 05/06/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
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Reviewed 6 June 2015 via mobile

What a lovely place to stay,not far from the centre of York ,we were made to feel very welcome,and we're very well looked after,the breakfast was brilliant ,only down on the place was we were on the top floor and the stairs were a bit steep,it's ok for the young ones to go up but my partner and my self...

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AshleyGuestHouse, Owner at Ashley House, responded to this review

Thanks for your lovely review. Sorry about all the stairs especially after a days walking in York. Go for Plum or The Duck on the first floor next time. Thanks Phil.

Reviewed 5 June 2015 via mobile

Ashley Guesthouse was a lovely midweek stay! We didn't arrive till 10:30pm and Phill messaged us with all the details to let ourselves in and where to park! Very friendly and accommodating. Also gave us good suggestions of places to eat, etc Room was very homely, breakfast was amazing!! Location is. 5 minute walk to York centre, along the river,...

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AshleyGuestHouse, Owner at Ashley House, responded to this review

Thanks so much for your review. Glad you enjoyed The Tub (room 4) on the top floor. Hope you will return soon. For best rates book through our website direct or give me a call. Thanks Phil.

Reviewed 23 May 2015 via mobile

This really is a home from home, I booked it after reading the previous reviews and wasn't disappointed. As soon as we arrived we were welcomed by the friendly owners and offered homemade chocolate brownies which were yummy. The breakfasts were outstanding and the accommodation clean, warm and very comfortable. We stayed in the tub room which has a very...

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AshleyGuestHouse, Owner at Ashley House, responded to this review

Thanks so much for your review. Glad you enjoyed The Tub (room 4) on the top floor. Hope you will return soon. For best rates book through our website direct or give me a call. Thanks Phil.

Skane County, Sweden
Reviewed 23 May 2015

I stayed in the Snug room for two nights, it was a really cosy and clean room. There was some biscuits and a water boiler, so it was possible to make some tea and coffee. I was delighted with the breakfast, there was a lot to choose from! There was also in the same breakfast room some newly baked cakes,...

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AshleyGuestHouse, Owner at Ashley House, responded to this review

Thanks for your review - it really does help. Glad you liked The Snug and that your stay was very comfortable. All the best, Phil.

Sebastopol, California
Reviewed 14 May 2015

We stayed in the Plum room for two nights and found it wonderful. The room was beautiful and comfortable as was the guest house itself. The host Phil was friendly, wonderful and really helpful. He also makes great biscuits and brownies which we highly recommend. Breakfast was lovely as well with a wide choice and very good ingredients. We would...

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AshleyGuestHouse, Owner at Ashley House, responded to this review

Thanks for posting a review. Glad you enjoyed our accommodation and staying in Plum (room 1) and all the extra treats. Hope to you see you another time, Thanks Phil.

Chester, United Kingdom
Reviewed 12 May 2015

This was our first trip to york, we couldn't have found a better place to stay. Phil makes you feel welcome the moment you step through the door! He was extremely helpful, informative and nothing was too much trouble. We stayed in the Duck room, which was comfortable, clean and tidy, with a terrific en-suite. Being only a ten minute...

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AshleyGuestHouse, Owner at Ashley House, responded to this review

Thanks Stephen for your review and also for sending us a thank you card - really appreciated. Great to see Beatrice being mentioned in a review. She's been working with me for a year now and she's absolutely fantastic - she was chuffed to get a mention. I'm sure we'll see you again soon, Phil.

Guildford, United Kingdom
Reviewed 11 May 2015

Myself and two friends have just come back from this B & B after staying for three days, It is a beautiful B & B, so quiet, not far from the City Centre which you could walk to through the lovely Rowntree Park. I had the book room which was a cozy room at the top of the house and...

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AshleyGuestHouse, Owner at Ashley House, responded to this review

Thanks Wendy for your kind words. Really pleased you enjoyed your stay and I look forward to welcoming you back to our house. Glad you enjoyed the beautiful park only a few minutes from the B&B. Trying some new recipes at the moment and so hopefully will have some new delicious goodies next time. Phil.

Stowmarket
Reviewed 10 May 2015 via mobile

The title says it all really. What a lovely place to stay whilst in a beautiful city like York. Massive thanks to Phil who has definitely found his vocation in life! Cheerful, helpful and informative! I also want to mention the lady who helps Phil out regarding rooms and breakfast I confess I don't know her name but she too...

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AshleyGuestHouse, Owner at Ashley House, responded to this review

Thanks Amy for your review. The girl that helps me is Bea - she's great and helps me to keep things running smoothly She'll be pleased to have got a mention.. Really glad you enjoyed staying in Plum (room 1). Hope you can come back again and stay with us. Thanks, Phil.

Canberra, Australia
Reviewed 6 May 2015

Phil was an informative, helpful and cheerful host. The rooms were well appointed & stylish with no fussy bits and very comfortable. Breakfast was fresh, tasty and wholesome. The location is convenient to the sights and the railway. We would be happy to return

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AshleyGuestHouse, Owner at Ashley House, responded to this review

Thanks for your review. Like the 'cheerful host' bit - you must have caught me on a good day!! Hope you can come back and visit. Regards, Phil.

Aberdeenshire, United Kingdom
Reviewed 5 May 2015

When we arrived Phil was very welcoming and helpful, he had called beforehand to check when we were arriving and was waiting for us when we arrived. He gave us a map and marked how to get into town, points of interest etc which was really useful. Be sure to check out the nearby Rowntree Park which is just a...

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AshleyGuestHouse, Owner at Ashley House, responded to this review

Wow what an amazing review. Thank you. You pretty much summed up what we are trying to achieve at the B&B. We take great pride in making the best possible breakfasts (and cakes during the daytime) so really glad you enjoyed it. Hope to see you again, Phil.

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  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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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)
We are a small family run bed and breakfast just a short walk into the city centre. We have 6 beautifully appointed bedrooms all with their unique style. We offer a wide range for breakfast from our famous 'Yorkie breakfast' to french toast. During your stay there are also free cakes and cookies:) ... more   less 

Additional Information about Ashley House

Address: 76 Scott Street | Off Scarcroft Road, York YO23 1NS, England (Formerly Ashley Guest House)
Region: United Kingdom > England > Yorkshire > North Yorkshire > York
Price Range: $138 - $148 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Ashley House 4*
Number of rooms: 5
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“Good value for money/”
malcolmivery, 7 May 2017 | Read review
“Plum room had a Kingsize bed”
AmieG692, 26 Apr 2017 | Read review
“If stairs are a problem ensure that you mention it at the time of booking as there are several floors and the stairs are a little steep”
carol636, 1 Dec 2016 | Read review
“The Rooms we were in are in the attic 2 floors up. Nice rooms and very quiet.”
gillyb0b2014, 16 Oct 2016 | Read review
“only 6 rooms so try them all”
GaryDM237, 8 Sep 2016 | Read review
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