Overview

The Bar Convent
Best WiFi

17 Blossom Street, York, YO24 1AQ, United Kingdom
+44 190 446 4902

AED 180+

Overall guest ratings

9.1/10 Excellent
Based on 1,195 reviews

Review highlights

  • 9.6
  • 9.5
  • 9.5
  • 6.9

Good to know

  • Pleasant hotel grounds
  • Train station is close
  • Friendly service
  • Near city centre

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    About

    Situated in the heart of York, The Bar Convent is only a 15-minute minute walk from the city centre and just over 985 feet from York Railway Station. The Grade I listed building offers an exhibition on the history of the site, a garden and free WiFi. Tea/coffee making facilities, a CD player/radio and a hand basin is provided in each room at The Bar Convent, as well as toiletries. Breakfast is served in the on-site café, where guests may choose between a hearty full English breakfast or a lighter continental option, including fruit juices, cereals and fresh croissants. Breakfast is served until 10:00 on a weekend, and until 9.30 from Monday to Friday. Many historic sites can be visited within York’s city centre, such as York Minister - one of the largest Gothic cathedrals in Europe. Clifford’s Tower, York Dungeon and the National Railway Museum are also on offer.

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    Amenities

    • Internet
    • Gift shop
    • No smoking
    • Storage available
    • Free Wi-Fi
    • Terrace/Patio
    • Facilities for disabled guests
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    Reviews

    Guest reviews

    Overall rating

    9.1 Excellent
    Based on 1,172 reviews
    • 9.6 "World class service."
      9.8 "98% found the staff to be very friendly."
      9.0 "90% said the reception staff was great."
      8.4 "84% thought the service was very professional."
    • 9.5 "Terrific location."
      9.8 "98% thought it was easy to get to the train station."
      9.9 "City centre within easy reach, said 99%."
      9.7 "97% liked the proximity to sightseeing."
      8.0 "Easily accessible by car, said 80%."
      10.0 "100% enjoyed the restaurants & bars nearby."
      10.0 "100% liked the proximity to shopping."
      8.9 "Near to public transport, according to 89%."
    • 9.5 "Internet works perfectly."
      9.4 "94% said the wifi quality was great."
    • 9.5 "Excellent breakfast."
    • 8.9 "Food is delicious."
      8.5 "Yummy desserts, said 85%."
    • 6.9 "Rooms are ok."
      5.3 "For only 53%, the bathroom was ok."
      6.0 "Only 60% thought the furniture was functional."
      5.0 "For only 50%, the tv was ok."

    Overall rating

    8.9 Excellent
    Based on 492 reviews
    • 9.7 "World class service."
      9.7 "97% found the staff to be very friendly."
      9.2 "92% said the reception staff was great."
    • 9.4 "Excellent breakfast."
    • 9.4 "Terrific location."
      9.9 "99% thought it was easy to get to the train station."
      9.9 "City centre within easy reach, said 99%."
      9.5 "95% liked the proximity to sightseeing."
      7.8 "Easily accessible by car, said 78%."
    • 7.6 "Good amenities."
      7.2 "72% thought the building was wonderful."
      9.3 "93% found the grounds to be nice."
    • 7.5 "Nice rooms."
      8.5 "85% said the beds were comfortable."
      8.6 "86% said rooms were clean."
      8.2 "82% appreciated the modern rooms."
      7.4 "74% said the bathroom was clean."

    Overall rating

    8.9 Excellent
    Based on 164 reviews
    • 9.6 "Terrific location."
      9.9 "99% thought it was easy to get to the train station."
    • 9.6 "Excellent breakfast."
    • 9.5 "World class service."
      9.8 "98% found the staff to be very friendly."
    • 7.7 "Good vibe."
      9.8 "98% enjoyed the friendly atmosphere."
    • 7.1 "Good amenities."
      9.3 "93% found the grounds to be nice."
    • 6.6 "Average comfort."
      5.0 "Only 50% said rooms were big enough."
      5.5 "For only 55%, the noise level was all right."
    • 6.3 "Rooms are ok."
      5.0 "Only 50% said rooms were big enough."
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    Overall rating

    9.2 Excellent
    Based on 515 reviews
    • 9.7 "Excellent breakfast."
    • 9.6 "Terrific location."
      9.8 "98% thought it was easy to get to the train station."
      9.8 "City centre within easy reach, said 98%."
      9.7 "97% liked the proximity to sightseeing."
    • 9.6 "Internet works perfectly."
    • 9.5 "World class service."
      9.7 "97% found the staff to be very friendly."
      8.8 "88% said the reception staff was great."
    • 7.8 "Good amenities."
      7.1 "71% thought the building was wonderful."
      9.6 "96% found the grounds to be nice."
    Hotel type
    Friends Hotel
    Guests recommend this for traveling with friends.
    Solo Hotel
    Guests recommend this hotel for solo travelers.
    Good to know
    "Pleasant hotel grounds"
    "Train station is close"
    "Friendly service"
    "Near city centre"
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