Best Western Plus Dean Court  3 stars

Duncombe Place, York, North Yorkshire, Yo1 7Ef, York, United Kingdom, YO1 7EF  show mapSave
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Overview

Located in the heart of York city, this contemporary four-star boutique-style hotel is within close proximity to the city’s major tourist attractions, cultural landmarks and shopping areas.

All 37 guestrooms feature imaginative design in a blend of styles and come with free Wi-Fi with DVD player and a work desk.

Two award winning restaurants on-site serve delectable dishes made with fresh local produce along with bites and traditional cream teas and Champagne teas.

York Train Station is in 700m. The nearest bus stop is in 600m.

Year renovated   2007.  Number of rooms   37.

City Center York - 2000 ft
Airports Leeds/bradford (LBA) - 24.3 mi, Robin Hood (DSA) - 33.9 mi
Train Stations York railway station - 2700 ft, York Train Station - 2700 ft
Bus stop - 2300 ft
Restaurants La Cremeria (cuisine: Coffee Shop) - 200 ft, Mannion And Co (cuisine: Coffee Shop) - 400 ft
Parks Museum Gardens - 600 ft

Rooms

General information

All guestrooms feature creative design in a mix of styles and come with free Wi-Fi with DVD player and a work desk, tea and coffee making facilities, en-suite bathrooms with amenities, phones with voicemails.

Standard Double Rooms offer Egyptian linen, writing desks and private bathrooms with separate shower and hair dryer.

Dining options

A full English breakfast is served daily for free.

D.C.H- The Restaurant award winning restaurant serving delectable dishes made with fresh local produce accompanied by the finest, personally selected wines. Open daily for dinner at 7pm – 9.30pm, for lunch on Saturdays and Sundays only at 12.30pm – 2pm.

THE COURT-Cafe-Bistro & Bar boasts a large variety of hot dishes, light bites and traditional cream teas and Champagne teas. Open Monday - Saturday 9.30am – 10pm, Sundays 9.30am – 6:30pm.

The hotel Best Western Plus Dean Court serves a full english breakfast for free. 

Work

Two well fitted meeting rooms featuring state-of-the-art audio visual equipment can accommodate up to 50 delegates.

Free Wi-Fi is available in the entire hotel.

Leisure

The nearest golf course is in 5km from the property.

Additional features

Child care system is provided by the hotel.

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Facilities

General
  • Parking
  • Safe deposit box
  • Elevator
  • Concierge desk
  • Storage space
  • 24-Hour Front Desk
  • Front desk
  • Newspapers/magazines
  • Trouser Press
  • Garage
Internet

Wireless internet is available in public areas and is free of charge.

Guest Parking

Private hotel parking is possible at a location nearby and the rate is GBP 18.50 per day.

Services
  • Laundry
  • Dry cleaning
Dining facilities
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Restaurant
  • In-room breakfast
Business facilities
  • Wi-Fi Internet
  • Fax/photocopying
Meeting facilities
  • Meeting/banquet facilities
  • Meeting room
Children's facilities
  • Child care
Facilities for people with disabilities
  • Rooms/facilities for people with disabilities
Leisure and relaxation facilities
  • Golf
Room facilities
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Air conditioning
  • Room service
  • Heating
  • Tea and Coffee Facilities
  • Ironing facilities
  • Work desk
  • Connecting rooms
  • Dressing area
Bathroom
  • Bathtub
  • Hair dryer
  • Shower
  • Toilet
  • Bathrobe
Bedroom
  • Sofa bed
Media
  • AM/FM alarm clock
  • Telephone
  • Radio
  • Internet access
  • TV
  • DVD player
  • CD player
  • Direct dial telephone

Policies

Check-In

from  2 pm

Check-Out

until  11 am

Children and extra beds
  • All children under the age of 2 may stay free of charge when using existing bedding. 
  • Maximum capacity of cribs in a room is 1. 
  • There are no extra beds provided in a room. 
Pets

Pets are not allowed.

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General information

All guestrooms feature creative design in a mix of styles and come with free Wi-Fi with DVD player and a work desk, tea and coffee making facilities, en-suite bathrooms with amenities, phones with voicemails.

Standard Double Rooms offer Egyptian linen, writing desks and private bathrooms with separate shower and hair dryer.

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          Best Western Plus Dean Court LocationWhat's nearby

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          What's nearby

          What's nearby.

          York Theatre Royal, a royal drama theatre, is within 100m of the Best Western Dean Court Hotel.

          Grand Opera House, a famous opera theatre, is in 600m.

          Quilt Museum and Gallery, a museum of patchworks, is in 600m.

          Cliffords Tower, a famous city tower, is in 800m.

          York Castle Museum, a famous historical museum, is in 900m.

          Tourist attractions
          • Stairway Gallery
            400 ft
          • Bohemia Galleries
            400 ft
          • Braithwaite Gallery
            700 ft
          Places of interest
          • Treasurers House
            400 ft
          • Museum Gardens
            700 ft
          • St Mary's Abbey
            700 ft
          • Holy Trinity Church
            700 ft
          • Bar Walls Of The City Of York
            700 ft
          • York Minster
            700 ft
          • York Observatory
            700 ft
          Historical sites
          • Bootham Bar
            400 ft
          Museums
          • York City Art Gallery
            400 ft
          • Barley Hall
            400 ft
          Parks
          • The Minster Gardens
            400 ft
          Theaters
          • York Theatre Royal
            400 ft
          • Theatre Royal
            400 ft

          Local Attractions

          • The Web Adventure Park
            1.0 mi
            Wigginton Road, York
          • Goddards Garden
            1.7 mi
            27 Tadcaster Road, York
          • Water World
            2.1 mi
            Kathryn Avenue, York
          • Creepy Crawlies Adventure Playsite
            2.7 mi
            The Arena, Cliftongate Business Park, York
          • Yorkshire Museum of Farming
            3.0 mi
            Murton Park, York

          Near the hotel

          • King's Manor
            300 ft
            Exhibition Sq., York
          • Church of St. Michael le Belfrey
            500 ft
            Church of England, York
          • Museum Gardens
            600 ft
            Museum St., York
          • Yorkshire Museum
            600 ft
            Museum St., York
          • York Central Library
            600 ft
            Museum St., York
          • York Observatory
            800 ft
            Museum Gardens, York
          • St. Williams College
            800 ft
            5 College St., York

          Restaurants Nearby

          • La Cremeria

            79% likes this, based on 102 reviews
            Cuisine: Coffee Shop

            200 ft
            20 High Petergate

            Phone: 01904 612647

          • Mannion And Co

            73% likes this, based on 198 reviews
            Cuisine: Coffee Shop

            400 ft
            1 Blake Street

            Phone: 01904 631030

          • House of the Trembling Madness

            78% likes this, based on 465 reviews
            Cuisine: Eclectic
            Price Range: USD 25 - USD 34

            400 ft
            48 Stonegate

            Phone: 01904640009

          • Cafe No. 8

            81% likes this, based on 505 reviews
            Cuisine: European

            500 ft
            8 Gillygate

            Phone: 01904 653074

          • Ambience

            75% likes this, based on 237 reviews
            Cuisine: International, Café, Bistro

            600 ft
            40 Gillygate

            Phone: 01904 652 500

          Getting there.

          Leeds/Bradford Airport is in 39.2km.

          Getting around.

          York Train Station is in 700m.

          The nearest bus stop is in 600m.

          Private parking is available at a location nearby (reservation is not needed) at price EUR 15 per day.

          Free valet-parking service is at your disposal on the premises.

          Best Western Plus Dean Court Reviews

          Guest reviews are submitted by our customers after their stay at Best Western Plus Dean Court

          Average guest rating

          8.6
          out of 10
          Exceptional
          Based on 230 reviews

          Rating by category:

          Location
          9.6
          Rooms
          7.7
          Service
          7.5
          Value
          7.9
          Dining
          9.1

          Individual guest reviews

          • Older travelers

            This is a good hotel in a location that would be hard to beat. Shopping, the river, the minster - all there on the doorstep. Good standard of food if you want to eat in, and lots of restaurants nearby if you don't. Staff and service were excellent without being intrusive. (If you are keen to visit the National Railway Museum, the "road train" stops right outside the hotel.)

            I wanted to keep cost down, and chose a small double room. If you can afford it, pay a bit more and get a standard size double or twin if you are staying more than just one night.

            • Average rating
              9.2
          • Family with children

            The location is perfect for exploring York and Yorkshire. The rooms were spacious, comfortable and quiet. The breakfast is excellent. The staff are serviceminded and helpful in every way.

            • Average rating
              9.2
          • Older travelers

            Considering that we were only there for about 20 hours it is difficult to comment. One point about food is that the beakfast was excellent. Great choice and apart from self service cereals was served.

            I felt the parking charge for our limited dtay was rather high I am used to hotels providing this as an inclusive tarrif - but it could be an exception as this was a city centre hotel.

            • Average rating
              6.6
          • Group of friends

            the staff were very pleasant, attentive and helpful. The breakfast was very good with plenty of choice. The location of the hotel was excellent.

            The room we stayed in was very hot and stuffy, although the radiator was not on. The decor of the hotel is slightly tired and overall it's ready for redecoration and new carpets in the public areas.

            • Average rating
              7.8
          • Older travelers

            Good view, good bed very nice to sleep on, good breakfast.

            bed needs to be secure to the wall, it banged against the wall every time you moved about on it.

            • Average rating
              8.8
          • Older travelers

            The friendliness of the staff. The location being perfect for exploring the city of York and its many attractions and shops. Bistro convenient for lunch including options for 'gluten free'.

            • Average rating
              7.8
          • Couple

            Location was excellent our room looked right onto York Minster, hotel staff were very polite and helpfull. We were given an upgrade to a deluxe room for no extra charge. Breakfast was excellent. Couldn't have asked for more.

            Only bad thing was the £10 additional charge for breakfast room service orders. This price is a bit extreme. They also worded it as "at the small charge of £10 per order" most of the options on the menu were less than £10. Apart from that minor matter, no other complaints.

            • Average rating
              9.6
          • Older travelers

            The room with the view

            Indifference of staff, i.e. when checking in receptionist seemed more interested in carrying on with a private conversation than greeting a client

            • Average rating
              7.8
          • Older travelers

            The breakfast was superb

            Would like more control of room temperature

            • Average rating
              10.0
          • Single

            The staff were very friendly, room was comfortable, food was good. The borrowing DVDs service is a nice touch.

            The bathroom wasn't super clean the day I arrived, but was kept clean while I was there.

            • Average rating
              9.2
          • Group of friends

            The staff were extremely helpful and friendly - from the first contact where they offer an excellent valet parking service - to the point of checkout. They stored your luggage and kept the car parked at no extra charge on our checkout day - all done with a genuine smile. Very nice breakfast was included on the Booked.net site, and is worth having. Quite a special service all round - a credit to the staff and management at the wonderfully well located hotel.

            • Average rating
              9.4
          • Older travelers

            Location is great...across from the Minster and close to the rail and bus station.

            Rooms need better air circulation. Even when turned up, the room was too hot and he ventilation system is very noisy.

            • Average rating
              7.4
          • Single

            The room was very well appointed for a small single bed room complete with a nice little ensuite. Despite being in the heart of a small and busy city with late night revellers, it was pretty quiet and peaceful. A good nights rest and a lovely breakfast cooked to order. If ever the chance comes to stay in York again, Dean Court will be at the top of my wanted list.

            • Average rating
              8.4
          • Older travelers

            The food was superb and they catered comfortably with special diets.

            • Average rating
              10.0
          • Older travelers

            We have stayed at the Dean Court on 4 occasions- the previous three were excellent occasions but were disappointed on this visit - see below

            At breakfast there were 5 attempts to get our meals correct although the order was given correctly and confirmed by the waiter- eg omitted to bring a porrage starter and considerably confusion of our requests for fied eggs when poached eggs delivered on separate occasions

            • Average rating
              7.4
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