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Hull's Old Town

25 High Street, Kingston-upon-Hull HU1 1PS, England
+44 1482 300300
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Best kept secret in the North of England

For me Hull had always been a little lost, although steeped in history the "grand port" of the UK... read more

Reviewed today
Andrew S
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Durham, United Kingdom
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A good find

Stumbled upon this by accident,never knew of it until today. It was really nice to see some old... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Janet T
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“cobbled streets” (75 reviews)
“smallest window” (26 reviews)
“black boy” (30 reviews)
Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
LOCATION
25 High Street, Kingston-upon-Hull HU1 1PS, England
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+44 1482 300300
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"cobbled streets"
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"smallest window"
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"land of green ginger"
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"white hart"
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"lion key"
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"interesting area"
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Reviewed today via mobile

For me Hull had always been a little lost, although steeped in history the "grand port" of the UK had been forgotten, I'm sure because if it's a virtual cut off from the supplying chain of the modern UK. Having said that, it becomes a...More

Thank Andrew S
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Stumbled upon this by accident,never knew of it until today. It was really nice to see some old culture

Thank Janet T
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Reviewed 3 days ago

This part of Hull is so historical and interesting, there are so many things to do in the old town. The museums are great and it is really interesting just to walk around and see the old buildings.

Thank Angie C
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Reviewed 5 days ago

A walk round the old town, preferably with a first class guide (eg Paul Schofield) wil be an entertaining and informative experience as you look at this historic quarter of Kingston upon Hull. There are dozens of superb buildings of many different types, and many...More

2  Thank WilliamRead
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Reviewed 5 days ago

Lovely old streets full of gorgeous buildings. Architecture is amazing. Plenty of places to eat and drink

Thank Susan H
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

lovely old town with more modern elements but certainly worth a visit. we spent a nice afternoon there.

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Reviewed 1 week ago

The old part of the town as lots to see,and the many old buildings,winding cobble roads.Last mth we was lucky to see them filming for "Victoria" in the high street.Lots to do and see if we only take the time to do it

1  Thank kat c
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We spent 5 days based on the old town and fell in love with it. Countless Cafes Bars and interesting placed to see. Once outside the old town it is just another Port Town so stay in the old. Great narrow street with hidden gems...More

1  Thank Colin N
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Lovely walk round plenty of shops bars and restaurants to choose from would highly recommend this as a day out

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I stayed in Hull while my husband worked on business...I walked around ALOT and covered pretty much everything! The old town and Marina was buzzing and pretty with the coolest cafes and bars but when it hit 4.30 everything seemed to shut! So when hubby...More

3  Thank Natasha L
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Anna C
24 May 2017|
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Response from mike c | Reviewed this property |
Anna I am actually from Hull but I would recommend either the premier Inn just across the bridge alongside the lion and key a short still from the old town it is great to hear from people from outside coming to our great... More
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Ged5014
12 January 2017|
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Response from Dave M |
Its about a 15 minute walk for a healthy person to get to its furthest point and when you get arrive you will find a lot of museums like William Wilberforce slavery museum , the transport museum , east riding museum , some... More
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