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“Excellent Apartment in central York”
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Review of Emperors Wharf

A smart riverside apartment, situated in the heart of York.
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A smart riverside apartment, situated in the heart of York.
A perfect base for exploring the historic city of York with its many tourist attractions Bathroom with shower over bath.
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85 reviews
A smart riverside apartment, situated in the heart of York.
A perfect base for exploring the historic city of York with its many tourist attractions
Bathroom with shower over bath.
Fully equipped kitchen
Views from the terrace, across the city centre to York Minster and Cliffords Tower
Everything you need for a celebration, romantic break ....or to simply chill out
Fully equipped for self catering
Fully equipped for self catering
Comfy king size (5') bed with pocket sprung mattress
Quality cotton bed linen and towels
1st floor apartment, overlooking Skeldergate and hotel gardens
FREE parking in secure underground car park.
The communal terrace overlooks the River Ouse
Stroll the historic streets to find a huge variety of shops, cafes, bars and restaurants
Famous Shambles is just a 10 minute walk away
Enjoy the historic city sights nearby.
Clifford's Tower and the Castle Museum are just across the river
York's Christmas market
Everything you need for a great city break. ENJOY!!
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1 Bedroom, 1 Bathroom, Sleeps 2
York, North Yorkshire, England

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robinandm...
Romford
Level 3 Contributor
13 reviews
8 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
“Excellent Apartment in central York”
Reviewed 6 October 2015 for a stay in September 2015

Excellent apartment close to all amenities in York but fairly quiet at night. Nicely furnished and light and airy, with good amount of wardrobe space. Well spec'd kitchen and bathroom with one of the best electric showers I have come across. Also, secure underground car parking.
Was met outside by Maggie the owner, who was a lovely lady who showed us round and could not have been more helpful. Would definitely stay here again.

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Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
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Management Response
7 Oct 2015
Thank you for your review and pleased to hear how much you enjoyed your stay. Hope to see you again soon! Maggie.
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lmb1904
Lincoln, United Kingdom
Level 5 Contributor
68 reviews
19 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
“More than we could of wished for”
Reviewed 19 September 2015 for a stay in September 2015

We stumbled across this little flat when we were looking for a hotel to stay in, I am so pleased we did. Maggie met us when we arrived and went through how everything worked which was fab and was available at the end of the phone if we needed her any more. The kitchen is equipped well and although we only cooked breakfast when there we would of felt very comfortable cooking anything as it was like your kitchen at home. The little extras like your welcome pack with butter, bread, milk wine etc is a nice touch and also the fact you are provided with towels, fairy liquid etc also means that you don't have to take everything like th as t with you. The appartment is in a great location and is only a 5-10 minute walk to town which is perfect. The parking is also a big bonus, when you look around many places add this to your booking which didn't happen here. Thank you Maggie for a fantastic appartment and a lovely time in york. I would recommend this place to anyone looking to stay in York and hope to see you again

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Liked best: The ease of booking and location of property.
Liked least: Nothing to dislike
Travelling group: Spouse/Partner
Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
Recommended for:
Friends getaway Older travelers
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Management Response
21 Sep 2015
Thank you for your review. So pleased to hear how much you enjoyed your stay and look forward to seeing you again. Best regards, Maggie
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Margaret...
aberfeldy
Level 3 Contributor
18 reviews
8 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
“Another lovely stay”
Reviewed 6 August 2015 for a stay in August 2015

Having stayed at 13 Emperors Wharf before is was lovely to make another visit knowing that everything would be fine and it was. It is just such a lovely comfortable flat in a great location. York is such a lovely city to visit with always something interesting to do

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Management Response
10 Aug 2015
Thank you for your review. So glad to hear you enjoyed your second stay as much as the first. It's always a pleasure to welcome you back. Maggie
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William F
1 review
“I'll be back”
Reviewed 27 July 2015 for a stay in July 2015

My wife and I were visiting York to attend the races,but when trying to book a hotel as we usually do ,we found it difficult as they were mostly fully booked. We thought we'd try a flat and are very glad we did,as this flat has everything you need. It is spotlessly clean and comfortable. The owner Maggie meets you on arrival shows you into your private secure parking space, ( a brilliant bonus ), takes you into the apartment which is even better than the photographs, goes over all the things you need to be aware of and answer any questions. Maggie has also provided a welcome pack that she has arranged by contacting you before your stay. Bread,butter,milk cereal,wine, sweets, fruit juice as well as coffee , tea and other items needed in the kitchen. There is also free wifi and I would recommend to everyone.

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Liked best: Everything
Liked least: Only stayed 3 nights
Travelling group: Spouse/Partner
Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
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Management Response
28 Jul 2015
Thanks for your review. Great to hear that you enjoyed the apartment and facilities provided, as an alternative to a hotel. It will be a pleasure to welcome you again in the future. Kind regards, Maggie
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ScotlandW...
Scotland
Level 3 Contributor
16 reviews
7 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
“Comfortable Flat”
Reviewed 22 July 2015 for a stay in July 2015

We have just had our second visit to this lovely flat. Spotless clean, comfortable and owner ensures you are entirely happy and that everything is to your liking .

Car parking available on site and this is a great asset .

Welcome pack left to start you off , milk, bread, butter, wine, sweets all much appreciated. The proximity to city centre ideal and for touring Yorkshire.

Overall a lovely experience staying in the flat.

Travelling group: Spouse/Partner
Your age range 65+
Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
Was this review helpful? Yes
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Management Response
28 Jul 2015
Thank you for your review. Always nice to hear from happy guests! Hope to see you again soon. Maggie
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