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Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

I visited this place last June with my wife and we absolutely loved it. The room was cozy and charming with a very comfortable bed and a wonderfully unique style. Debra was incredibly nice to us when we first met her and every morning during breakfast, offering recommendations for places to eat and things to see in York. As for...

Thank Jose C
Darlington, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Stayed here with a friend in December 2016 for one night. Couldn't fault it....very clean and tidy, both inside and out....bedrooms are well equipped and finished nicely....ideally located, within walking distance of the city centre but far enough away that the late night antics of revellers wouldn't affect your stay. Would recommend anyone visiting York to give this little gem...

Thank winte824
Durham, United Kingdom
Reviewed 31 December 2016

We stayed at this lovely B&B for the fourth time from the 2nd - 4th December 2016, and as mentioned in other reviews the place is spotless, brilliantly located and serves up substantial and delicious breakfasts. What makes this place stand out however, is Deborah and David's warm and genuine hospitality. They really do go the extra mile to make...

Thank John C
Reviewed 24 December 2016 via mobile

My hubby & I recently had an enjoyable and relaxing stay at Bowman's. The place was beautiful and the room was well equipped and very comfortable. Debra, the host was so sweet and friendly and made the best breakfast we had on our trip so far. Overall York scores high on our winter vacation and Bowman's definitely accounted for that....

Thank SynHwei C
stoke on trent
Reviewed 11 December 2016 via mobile

Just got home from a lovely stay in this B&B. We have visited York on numerous occasions over the years and stayed in many B&B's in York. This one is one of the best. Spotlessly clean. Comfortable room. The breakfast was one of if not the best we've had. The welcome was warm and friendly. Nice touch of a bar...

Thank kilgariff
Reviewed 4 December 2016 via mobile

Two night stay at Bowman's. Good communication before our arrival, Debra was happy to know we arrived safely. We had room 5 on the ground floor, the theme for the whole house was clear from the start...Quality. Really well appointed room with a good coffee tray, nice little on-suite and a good shower. Breakfast was lovely with quality food, host...

Thank rob e
Hexham, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 December 2016

Lovely guest house, clean, warm but best of all lovely helpful hosts. A short walk from the City Centre and the Station. Excellent breakfast in lovely dining room. Would certainly go back again Thank you for a lovely stay

Thank RandM1953
Saltburn-by-the-Sea, United Kingdom
Reviewed 25 November 2016

My sister and I stayed for two nights to attend the BBC history week-end. The guest house is a short walk from the centre of York. All areas are kept spotless, but what really makes this place special is the owners. Debra and David are so friendly and welcoming. Thank-you, Ruth and Anna

Thank Anna J
London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 15 November 2016

Welcoming and helpful hosts - very friendly Breakfast hearty and delicious Rooms warm and comfortable Good location near to town Would highly recommend to friends and family without hesitation From Mrs Ali & Co.

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barrow in furness
Reviewed 31 October 2016 via mobile

I struggled to get availability for anywhere in York, I was advised to try the tourist information site and low and behold there was Bowman's What a revelation , lovely house in a tree lined street 10 mins from the walls of York we were allocated the room at the rear of the house but it was perfect, lovely furnishings...

Thank sweetpea0

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Breakfast included
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
  • Laundry Service
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Bowman's is a recently refurbished Victorian Terraced House situated approximately 5 minutes walk from York Minster. Debra and David offer you a warm welcome and relaxing stay in a beautifully appointed guesthouse. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Bowman's

Address: 33 Grosvenor Terrace | Bootham, York YO30 7AG, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Yorkshire > North Yorkshire > York
Price Range: $123 - $140 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 6
Also Known As:
Bowman`s Hotel York
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“We've stayed in many of the rooms and always have been very pleased.”
  • Nicely decorated and very comfortable
  • Nice bathroom.
 of 5 bubbles VirginiaB73, 18 Oct 2016 | Read review
“All rooms seen excellent and spotlessly clean.”
 of 5 bubbles stradders1, 15 Oct 2016 | Read review
“We had a twin romm on the 2nd floor.”
 of 5 bubbles lincolnm893, 1 Jun 2016 | Read review
“If you like powder blue, go for room 3.”
 of 5 bubbles karinam603, 24 May 2016 | Read review
“No bad rooms in this small guesthouse. Feels like home AND you get your own bathroom!”
 of 5 bubbles katieandgobi, 2 May 2016 | Read review
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