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Cumbria House

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Leicester, United Kingdom
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15 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

WE booked 2 rooms (2 couples), we were told to check in from 11 and were there at 11:30 am neither rooms were ready so we were able to dump bags and collect keys. We came back at 10 pm. My room (no 3) was quite a small double with the shower right next to the bed - strange but... More 

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Thank JaneDudley
Bromborough, United Kingdom
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33 reviews
9 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 October 2016

Arrived 4th Oct left 6th Oct 2016. Both husband and myself booked this deliberately knowing it was a budget B & B. It cost £76 for the two nights. Attached are images for your assistance. When we booked we knew we had a shared landing with shared shower room and toilet. On arrival it was 16:05 hrs and door locked.... More 

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Thank Ruth15011987
Toronto, Canada
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3 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 22 June 2016

We stayed here with our family and the owners were not pleased with this. We had an young child who around 12 started to cry and within seconds the owner was at our door yelling at us about how we had woken up the entire building and needed to hush our baby. Overall very rude and snotty service.

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Derby, United Kingdom
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457 reviews
53 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 119 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 April 2016

A really friendly lovely B&B. Friendly greeting and a lovely room with very hot shower. The bed is really comfortable and the breakfast is excellent and cooked to order. Access is available at all times as you have your own key to the front door.

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Liverpool, United Kingdom
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36 reviews
6 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 April 2016 via mobile

Just got back from a 2 night stay here and have to say it's an excellent b&b. Lovely warm welcome when we arrived and our room was comfortable and clean. We had a perfect nights sleep just abit warm when we woke up due to heating been on. To top of off the breakfast was lovely and very filling. Would... More 

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Thank SuzieCluskey
England
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62 reviews
33 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 40 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 February 2016

Cumbria House gives you a warm welcome, is very well located with not too long a walk into the City, HAS PARKING (very valuable in York), and gives you a good breakfast. All in all a very enjoyable visit. One minor moan is that the outside sign does moan in the wind and whilst it was secured I suspect what... More 

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Thank Mark09
Amsterdam
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9 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 November 2015 via mobile

Greeted by Elaine (the owner) on the Friday night who showed us to our room which was very spacious and immaculate. The owners were exceptionally friendly and helpful and also made a great breakfast. Comfy beds, complimentary tea and coffee in room with free WiFi, television and sink in the bedroom. good location 10-15 mins walk into the city centre... More 

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Thank Ravin_Reptile
Glasgow, United Kingdom
1 review
Reviewed 26 September 2015

Very affordable and right in the heart of York, They were very friendly and overall I found it to be a Lovely little spot. I've stayed there twice within this month and both times I had a fantastic night sleep.

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Thank alexanderdawson1988
Wales
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40 reviews
37 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 September 2015

Cumbria House is a bed and breakfast about 1 kilometer from York centre. The room we had was on the top floor. If you struggle with stairs the top floor is obviously not for you. The rooms have everything you need but are very small. Because the room is on the top floor it can get hot in the summer.... More 

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Thank EinsteinWales
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5 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 August 2015

When we looked for a place near the old town of York we found Cumbria House. We understood that the rooms in the area would be small and they where. The one big thing was the bed. Mattress's have a use by date and the one in room 3 was many years past it. When lying on the bed you... More 

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1 Thank Grizzly_Bear101
tomsmith0163_13, Owner at Cumbria House, responded to this review

Thank you for your feed back. Please accept our sincere apologies for the mattress. I do wish you had informed us on your first night and not after your third as we could have arranged to exchange it immediately but we were not aware that there was a problem. We use a company that can deliver matresses within 24 hours... More 

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  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Breakfast
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  • Free Breakfast

Additional Information about Cumbria House

Address: 2 Vyner Street, York YO31 8HS, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Yorkshire > North Yorkshire > York
Price Range: ₹ 3,137 - ₹ 8,319 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Cumbria House 3*
Number of rooms: 6
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“don't arrive too early and check the windows are closed in the winter”
 of 5 bubbles JaneDudley, 7 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Avoid room 5 if you do not want to share a shower/toilet cubicle”
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 of 5 bubbles Ruth15011987, 6 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Good luck. I do not know what the other rooms were like”
 of 5 bubbles Grizzly_Bear101, 24 Aug 2015 | Read review
“Our corner room faced two roads but road noise quietened down overnight and was not a problem.”
 of 5 bubbles 705paulinem, 8 Jul 2015 | Read review
“our room was fab so I imagine that all rooms would be just as good”
 of 5 bubbles noval414, 8 Feb 2015 | Read review
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