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The Limes

Hotels.comUS$ 128*
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#26 of 193 B&Bs / Inns in York
Certificate of Excellence
11/06/2017 12/06/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
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Bolton, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

I would like to thank the owners of The Limes for making our friends so welcome and looking after them. We bought the stay as a gift for our friend's Golden Wedding Anniversary. We chose it from trip advisor reviews and so glad we did. There were problems of original date we booked for them as our friend was ill...

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FionaatLimesYork, Owner at The Limes, responded to this review

Thank you very much for taking time on behalf of your friends to write this lovely review. I was glad that Mr Farmer was well enough this week to come and stay with us, they seemed to have a lovely time and I had a little chat with them after breakfast. The River walk into the city is proving very...

Stockport, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My mum and I had a fantastic weekend staying at the Limes. The hospitality was the best I've ever experienced, all the luxury of a top class hotel with a personal and homely feel. The breakfast was out of this world, and the location was ideal for walking and access to the centre of York. Would definitely recommend.

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We went to the limes for my birthday and to visit York and I will say the limes we lovely clean tidy and the owners were lovely people, the breakfasts were amazing and nothing was a bother, the rooms were clean tidy and lovely it was really quiet and had a lovely walk to the city centre along the river,...

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Manchester, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Just stayed 2 nights at The Limes in York and had a really nice time, the owners are extremely friendly and helpful and the rooms are lovely, spotless clean with everything you need for a weekend stay including a hairdryer. The breakfast was great with a good choice of cereal and yogurt and lots of jams and preserves to choose...

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Southport, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My husband and I stayed for a 2 night break over the bank holiday. Very easy to book. When we arrived, we found the owners to be very friendly and helpful. The room was spotless and comfortable. The breakfast was amazing. Top quality ingredients, superbly cooked, fresh ingredients for the fruit salad and tasty award winning jams. Roughly 30 minutes...

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Friends & I stayed at the Limes for a 2 night break over the Bank Holiday weekend. Owners were friendly. Lounge was cosy & inviting. Rooms were comfortable. Breakfast was cooked to perfection. I would definitely recommend, & hope to return in the future.

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Wrexham, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Nice location, roughly 30 minute walk into York (or get a bus from just outside). Rooms are clean. The real star is the breakfast though, 100x better than most hotels. The ingredients used are top quality, and are cooked on demand to a very high standard. Good selection to choose from and a great selection of speciality jams. Would recommend...

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Thank James J
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

My partner and I stayed 2 nights and were greeted by one of the owners, Fiona who was extremely pleasant, warm and informative. We found the place clean, tastefully decorated with quality fittings. Food was excellent. Would definitely recommend it to a friend and would have second thoughts about returning.

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Loughborough, United Kingdom
Reviewed 21 April 2017

a warm welcome from Fiona at the Limes great rooms cosy,comfortable couldn t be more helpful short walk along the river or close by bus stop to York centre. huge English breakfast 2 brilliant days would definitely recommend

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FionaatLimesYork, Owner at The Limes, responded to this review

That is great thank you. We are really glad that you enjoyed your stay here at The Limes. We also enjoyed meeting you in general. With Kindest Regards Fiona THE LIMES

Ulverston, United Kingdom
Reviewed 11 April 2017

Just had a very pleasant 2 nights break at The Limes & it didn't disappoint. It lived up to all the good reviews I had read including the delicious breakfast VERY organic & tasty. The location was great as it was a lovely riverside walk into town or a short bus ride with stops just outside. Hostess Fiona very friendly...

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  • Free Parking
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Breakfast included
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
A very warm welcome awaits you at The Limes here in the historic city of York. We are a family run business and pride ourselves on the personal touch and attention to detail to make your stay as relaxing and comfortable as possible which has earned us the 4 star rating and a Silver Award for guest accommodation providing bed and breakfast. For the last six years since it started we have been awarded the Kellogs Breakfast Award for excellence. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Limes

Address: 135 Fulford Road, York YO10 4HE, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Yorkshire > North Yorkshire > York
Price Range: ₹ 8,222 - ₹ 10,382 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — The Limes 4*
Number of rooms: 8
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“Room 8 at the back was quiet & the morning sun was lovely to wake up to.”
jules1947, 11 Apr 2017 | Read review
“If you experience light sleep or want lie in ask for room on the first/second floor”
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“East to find on the way into york”
Mobo_12, 18 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Do not be afraid to ask them any questions about York, very knowledgeable and very helpful”
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“Back rooms quieter”
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