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“Once again , first class !”
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The most beautiful station on the York-Scarborough line
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Condo/Apartment -
1 Bedroom, 2 Bathrooms, Sleeps 4
York, North Yorkshire, England

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Excellent - based on 85 reviews
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nancy k
falkirk
Level 3 Contributor
17 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
“Once again , first class !”
Reviewed 8 June 2015 for a stay in June 2015

This is our second time at Platform 1 and still the same.! Spotlessly clean and a lovely welcoming pack from Anne Collins . We take the dogs and they love it too. Great safe garden for them , an orchard and a pond . Lovely accommodation . Nice and cosy and comfortable .we'll definitely be back

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Liked best: Everything
Liked least: Nothing
Travelling group: Spouse/Partner
Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
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Olney, United Kingdom
Reviewed 5 May 2015 for a stay in May 2015

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Liked best: The exceptionally clean and modern renovation of a building with such interesting history.
Liked least: The poor mobile phone signal!
Travelling group: Spouse/Partner
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LisaC7355
1 review
“Now booking return trip”
Reviewed 7 April 2015 for a stay in April 2015

Wow what a fantastic place to stay, the building and surroundings were spectacular. Anne and Edmund were wonderful hosts making us feel at home and very welcome. A lovely basket of local goodies waiting for us on arrival. There really is nothing negative we can say about our stay and in fact we are now booking another, can't wait to return.

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Liam K
Worcester, England, United Kingdom
Level 2 Contributor
7 reviews
“Beautiful, very dog friendly, cottage - simply stunning.”
Reviewed 3 April 2015 for a stay in March 2015

An idyllic setting for a holiday cottage with so much character. The former station that served Castle Howard makes for an impressive accomodation. Impeccably clean with a 'Welcome' basket of goodness - you certainly get the feeling that this is a loved space.
The fact that it was dog friendly made it even more relevant to us - with our Black Labrador 'Bruce'. Anne, the owner, told us that we could let him roam free as there was nowhere to go and this new freedom he certainly enjoyed! With it's beautiful 'wild garden' with pond, huge field surrounding and the cosy wood burner - we would recommend thjis cottage to anyone who wants to get away from it all. Preferably with a four legged friend!

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Liked best: It was all superb!
Liked least: Nothing.
Travelling group: Spouse/Partner
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Wendy T
Hucknall, England, United Kingdom
Level 4 Contributor
30 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
“First Class!”
Reviewed 17 November 2014 for a stay in November 2014

Just returned from a weekend stay at Platform 1 with our 5 month old puppy, a lovely welcome when we arrived, and an equally generous welcome basket of eggs, bacon, bread, cake etc. which were thoroughly enjoyed. The property itself was to say the least excellent, just as described and more, very cosy, a real home from home. So genuinly dog friendly. We will definitely be visiting again, and would recommend it to anyone.

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Liked best: Everything
Liked least: Nothing
Travelling group: Spouse/Partner
Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
Recommended for:
People with pets
  • Was the property as advertised?
  • Would you recommend the location of this property?
  • Was it a good value for the price paid?
  • Did the property offer wi-fi/internet access?
Was this review helpful? Yes
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