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Elder York Guest House

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“no lift”(21 reviews)
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All reviewsflights of stairsno liftbus stationreach receptiongreat locationfull scottish breakfastroom was cleanlovely guesthousebreakfast was excellentset you up for the daygave us a maphappily stay here againcity centreroad noiseomni centreyork placeyogurt
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Reviewed 5 April 2018

After climbing the steps we met this wonderful person, the owner. He really made us feel welcome. Nice room with enough space for four person (3 adults, 1 child). Great breakfast, everything was fresch made. Not far from anything although it´s not exactly "in the...More

Thank Snowwitch68
Reviewed 30 March 2018

Central location a few minutes walk from Waverley station/ York place tram stop if coming by plane/city centre right by John Lewis and boughton street which has many places to eat check out the OX fabulous food. Staff very tentative, friendly, rooms clean with all...More

Thank Karen P
Reviewed 27 March 2018

This was my second visit to Elder York and I wasn't impressed as I was the first time. Location is excellent, short walk from train station and bars / restaurants. Price was reasonable. Staff are friendly and work really hard. There is a lot of...More

Thank Sam M
Reviewed 15 March 2018 via mobile

Wasn't disappointed in our stay. The location was very handy for the city centre. Our rooms were nice and cosy on a cold winters night with enough room and storage space. The breakfast was fab. Nice and hot and cooked to order. The staff were...More

Thank Pamela18
Reviewed 25 February 2018

I stayed at this guest house with my partner in February 2018. It is well-located, only a 5 - 8 minute walk from Waverley train station, which makes it an ideal base for exploring the city for a short break. It is also around the...More

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Th Elder York Guest House doesn’t have any car parking facilities. However it is close to public transport. The airport tram is within 5 minutes and the Waverley Train Station only 10 minutes walk away.
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Tram to the front door from the airport, 1st stop to last stop
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"We did have some noise from traffic in the street, so a back room might be quieter."
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"Didn't see other rooms and didn't get a choose"
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"If you are able to climb 4 flights of stairs or more to your room with our luggage then this is the hotel for..."
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"Brilliant location in the centre of the city. Adjacent to the Bus Station and only 10 minutes walk to..."
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