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“A brilliant place to stay near the centre of 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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81 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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Condo/Apartment -
1 Bedroom, 1 Bathroom, Sleeps 2
York, North Yorkshire, England

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Jenny D
Bristol, United Kingdom
2 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
“A brilliant place to stay near the centre of York!”
Reviewed 25 July 2014 for a stay in June 2014

Maggie was so helpful even before we arrived - and this continued throughout our stay of over a week. The apartment is beautifully kept and in a superb location just a few minutes (almost level) walk from York's many attractions. The underground car park is a real help in a city where parking is difficult - and there's even a lift up to the first floor. There are food shops within a few minutes walk, a large choice of restaurants nearby, and pleasant circular walks out of town along the river and back over the Millennium Bridge.

Travelling group: Spouse/Partner
Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
Was this review helpful? Yes
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Management Response
5 Aug 2014
So glad you enjoyed your stay. Hope to see you again soon. Maggie
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ScotlandW...
Scotland
Level 3 Contributor
15 reviews
7 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
“A1 Accommodation”
Reviewed 21 July 2014 for a stay in July 2014

We have just spent a most enjoyable three day break in this lovely apartment. We were met by the owner who showed us around the flat and explained everything to us as well as advising on local places of interest. Tasteful décor , spotless clean and extra touches supplied were the "icing on the cake" all making a most enjoyable stay.

Will definitely recommend to our friends and hope to return next year

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Liked best: Comfort of flat and central position
Liked least: Really no dislikes
Travelling group: Spouse/Partner
Your age range 65+
Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
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Friends getaway Older travelers
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Management Response
22 Jul 2014
Thank you for your review. It was a pleasure to welcome you and look forward to seeing you again next year.
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Ida C
London, United Kingdom
Level 3 Contributor
13 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
“Outstanding - In All Respects!”
Reviewed 21 May 2014 for a stay in May 2014

Our stay in York was enhanced by staying at this apartment. The entire experience was just outstanding, right from booking our stay until our departure. Met by the owner on our arrival who made us feel at home with all of her helpful advice for first time visitors to York. As regards tips and guidelines, all we can say is pleasantly surprised by the high quality level for this type of accommodation, whether you want to eat in or go out. We cannot fault it in any way. Owner, brilliant, location, brilliant, apartment, brilliant, Definitely going back there again.....and again!

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Liked best: Everything
Liked least: Nothing
Travelling group: Spouse/Partner
Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
Recommended for:
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Management Response
25 Jun 2014
Happy to hear you enjoyed your stay. Hope to see you again soon!
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bk_mallic...
Lithia, Florida
Level 3 Contributor
13 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
“AWESOME”
Reviewed 19 May 2014 for a stay in May 2014

I want to say that Maggie is what really makes this place awesome. She goes out of her way to make your visit perfect. We have done many of these lettings, and she is like no other! The Flat is just what you see in the pictures, great location within walking distance of everything in York. There is a dedicated parking sport and Wi-Fi access which make it A+.

We look forward to coming back. I HIGHLY recommend this location.

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Liked best: The Property owner
Liked least: nothing
Travelling group: Spouse/Partner
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Management Response
20 May 2014
Thanks you for your "awesome" review! Enjoy the rest of your holiday in UK. Come back soon!
Best wishes, M
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samanthaw...
Scunthorpe, United Kingdom
1 review
“First class accommodation in Center of York.”
Reviewed 1 May 2014 for a stay in April 2014

When we arrived we were met with a very warm welcome by the owner who showed us around & talked us though everything. The accommodation was excellent with everything you need & more to make your stay enjoyable. The apartment was very clean and comfortable. It is very close to the city Center ( only a 5 - 10 minutes walk) were there is lots to do and see. Looking forward to staying again.

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Your age range 35-49
Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
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Management Response
6 May 2014
It was a pleasure to welcome you and so glad you enjoyed your stay. Come back soon!
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