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The Cavalier

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#81 of 206 B&Bs / Inns in York
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Reviewed 3 days ago NEWvia mobile

I've stayed here a few times when I have early trains and now that Julia, the owner, has switched to room only I am really happy. I think room only is a great move as you can then choose where when and what to eat for breakfast. If you are wanting breakfast there are lots of lovely places within 5...

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Spent two nights here recently for an annual jolly-boys-and-girls-outing. There were three of us and we were given the family room on the top floor - two double beds, one single, and en-suite facilities. The place is comfortable and clean and the proprietors friendly (in that unique, dry Yorkshire way) and the breakfast was excellent. It's also perfectly located a...

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We booked the Cavalier back in October for a pre Christmas weekend break. It's in a great location and the caretaker staff who are running it up to Christmas were very friendly, helpful and so nice. The breakfast is very plentiful with a limited choice. However they do try to accommodate all your requirements. We had a family room with...

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Grimsby, England
Reviewed 6 December 2016 via mobile

Stayed here for 2 nights. My friend and I shared a triple room with a single and a double bed. The room was clean and very spacious. Bathroom was clean and modern, and the shower cubicle was a good size. Breakfast is the usual full English, although they do offer variations of this, the second morning I had scrambled egg,...

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Luton, United Kingdom
Reviewed 27 October 2016 via mobile

Like some other reviewers I'll start with the positive. We booked this particular guest house for its location, it was spot on for that as we were attending a wedding in Grays court. We also needed to keep within a budget as we needed 4 rooms all ensuite and 3 of those needed to be twin rooms. Again that was...

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Reviewed 16 October 2016 via mobile

Well lets start with the positives. Very Friendly staff, good breakfast, Well situated 2 min walk into York centre . Rooms clean. WiFI,Tea/coffee facilities. En suite clean & adequate. Tv in room a little small to view from bed. Sadly have to say hotel is very tired looking and dated has an awful musty smell, Decor is old & poor...

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2Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
Reviewed 7 October 2016

Had midweek break here. We have stayed here many times over the past couple of decades. It is a guest-house B&B rather than a hotel but for price, location and breakfast and free parking it is hard to beat. There are some negative reviews online, but bear in mind it is an old building in a conservation area, so not...

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Thank Francis A
Reviewed 5 October 2016 via mobile

2 work colleagues on a training course, female age 40+. Definitely recommend this b&b. Lovely warm rooms . Spotlessly clean. Comfy beds and fluffy towels. Decent size bathroom. Lovely touch with toiletries . Breakfast was delicious. Yes it's an old building and does have a few creaking floorboards but not a problem. It's not modern but very comfortable. 2 minute...

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fife
Reviewed 6 September 2016

We stayed at the Cavalier for a couple of days on a visit to York. Hazel the manager was a wonderful host and looked after us during our stay. The hotel was clean and warm and the breakfast was excellent. I'd recommend the eggs Royale. We visited the Railway Museum which was well worth a visit and is free. The...

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3Thank earl_david_hotel
Isle of Wight, United Kingdom
Reviewed 6 September 2016

We stayed over the weekend, lovely clean room, excellent for a short break in York, Excellent hosts and Breakfast was delicious. Plenty to see and do within easy walking distance, would definately stay again and would recommend.

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  • Free Parking
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Cavalier Hotel in York is a Grade 2 Listed town house dating back to 1794. We offer bed and breakfast guest house accommodation set close to the City Walls, in the heart of York, it provides a superb central location for exploring the city - Minster, Museums and Jorvik centre which are all on the doorstep. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Cavalier

Address: 39 Monkgate, York YO31 7PB, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Yorkshire > North Yorkshire > York
Price Range: $76 - $166 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — The Cavalier 3*
Number of rooms: 10
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“Some of the rooms are not en-suite.”
 of 5 bubbles JimTheJim, 20 Dec 2016 | Read review
“book parking, the area is very busy.”
 of 5 bubbles earl_david_hotel, 6 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Not sure which would be best.”
 of 5 bubbles jscotson, 13 Aug 2016 | Read review
“Don't have room 9”
 of 5 bubbles woody44712, 28 Jun 2016 | Read review
“Ask for an en-suite at the time of booking.”
 of 5 bubbles M442UIpeterr, 12 Nov 2015 | Read review
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