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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

My stop was en route back home to London after driving from London to North Yorkshire that day mid-winter. The hotel provided a full-strength "battery re-charge" via a comfortable bedroom and good meals with excellent service. Receptionist services were especially good.

Thank Martin G
Leeds, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Arrived at the wishing well at 1800. The place was busy with families and couples. It must be noted there is a adults only area. Myself and Friend ordered our food and were happy to learn it was 241 even on a Saturday night. I ordered the chicken kebabs and there was no issue in changing rice for chips. My...

Thank TheCardQueen
York, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

After returning for lunch today, after a number of years due to poor food quality in the past. At lunch 11.30 we orderd two clubhouse sandwiches and a bowl of chips.the sandwiches came on plain untoasted bread and chip seemed as if they had been standing a while. Sally the waitress was happy to take them back to kitchen,a short...

Thank alie a
Leeds, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Great pub to take the kids. Clean soft play area with plenty to do. Great atmosphere, clean and well decorated. Prices are fair and the food and drink are above average for a 'chain style' restaurant.

Thank AbzDanMarlowe
Rawcliffe, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I went this evening with five lads with Autism who live local to the wishing well. Ashley who was working behind the bar and taking food orders could not have been more helpful and was very understanding towards the lads communication and the need for them to order their own food . We wish more restaurants could be so understanding...

Thank Chellie W
Reviewed 15 December 2016 via mobile

We went to Wishing well and fancied their special offer Christmas meal. What I didn't know is you had to book it. However the staff checked with the chef who said he could do it for us. Prawn cocktails, soup, 3 turkey dinners, one salmon and Christmas pud all round. We ate every bit it was lovely. Would have been...

Thank Castlefor
Reviewed 4 December 2016

staff were welcoming and friendly, had carvery with is good valve for money but could of done with been abit warmer. but food was tasty and meat was juicy and well cooked, would recommend been there before 12 on a sunday as it does get busy

Thank Nick M
Reviewed 3 December 2016 via mobile

I last visited the wishing well for about 2 years ago and didn't enjoy it, I went with my family Friday night it it was lovely! Not one complaint at all. The 2 4 1 meals were great. Steaks were cooked very well. Service was excellent from all the young waiters. Defiantly recommend and will defiantly be visiting again!

Thank Laura R
Selby, United Kingdom
Reviewed 27 November 2016

Had a family get together here and really enjoyed it, kids played in the fun area and outside on the park. Really impressed with the food and more so that it was two meals for the price of one. A large selection to choose from. Will certainly go back.

Thank Kelly H
Reviewed 14 November 2016

Excellent and friendly staff help make this an enjoyable place to stay. It is conveniently close to our son, daughter in law and our grandchildren so meeting up at the Wishing Well for a meal is almost compulsory!! Ok, it's not a luxury hotel but isn't marketed as such. The beds are a bit soft for me but very comfy...

Thank TerryWNorthampton

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Restaurant
  • Free Parking
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Smoking rooms available
  • Accessible rooms
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Public Wifi
  • Free Parking
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Babysitting
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
A modern friendly hotel, located on the A63 Selby Bypass, only 3/4 of a mile from the town centre. Our hotel also has a bar and family restaurant with a children's play area. At The Wishing Well, you will be welcomed by our team of staff who will look after you throughout your stay. We cater for everyone staying at our hotel from the discerning business traveller to a family of 4. Ample free car parking is available to all hotel guests. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Wishing Well

Address: Oakney Wood Road, Selby YO8 8LZ, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Yorkshire > North Yorkshire > Selby District > Selby
Price Range: ₹ 4,574 - ₹ 5,394 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — The Wishing Well 3*
Number of rooms: 40
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 of 5 bubbles Paulawalter0523, 20 Sep 2016 | Read review
“If you want a quiet room, ask for one at the back of the hotel.”
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 of 5 bubbles helengM447WN, 18 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Do not book this hotel at all.”
 of 5 bubbles 85annp, 20 Jul 2016 | Read review
“Choose a different hotel”
 of 5 bubbles 771PaulA771, 5 Jun 2016 | Read review
“Our room overlooked an untidy back yard.No problem as we only used the room for sleeping. If you want a good view ask when you are booking”
 of 5 bubbles yorkyindevon, 19 May 2016 | Read review
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