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south shields
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2 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 July 2015

DO NOT BOOK UP HERE, IT HAS CHANGED ITS NAME NOW TO DOVECOTE HOUSE, APPARENTLY IT KEEPS DOING THIS, OWNERS ARE NUTTERS, WE ARRIVED TO FIND NO ONE THERE BUT AS WE THOUGHT THIS SCRUFFY LOOKING GUY, TOLD US OWNER HAD BEEN TAKEN TO HOSPITAL,then said she had DIED said ow am only joking,continued to say a load lies, then... More 

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2 Thank blossomed
Guisborough
1 review
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 December 2012

We booked and gave credit card details. 24hr check in is a complete joke as we turned up at 9pm after been told we didn't have to specify a time. When we eventually found the place, there is no sign but a for sale sign and just felt really strange, place was in darkness. We rang the bell and better... More 

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8 Thank Angela W

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2 reviews
Reviewed 30 October 2012

Well I had great time was made very welcome and will return :) great value for money great location what more can u ask for and the friendly people who run it are awesome and I didn't here a bad word from any of the other guests they all seemed as happy as me

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barnsley
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23 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 October 2012

dont stop here we booked in told en suite..no way as a couple we were took what used to be the dining room,it had 6 beds in it, old vile towels dust on the tv..a kettle with no where to fill it up...told it wasnt ensuite and toilet and bathroom were upstairs! lucky escape

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4 Thank sharonBarnsley
Sunderland, United Kingdom
1 review
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 August 2011

never ever again would i stay here you have got no idea what its like till you have stayed there your self 2 dogs locked in the kitchen all night barking. there were fifteen of us girls staying there and we had the full run of the B&B. Colin had left us on our own with only three keys to... More 

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6 Thank jadeellenconlin123
Sunderland, United Kingdom
1 review
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 July 2011

hi 15 girls from sunderland went to this b&b for our friends birthday we got no service at all if anything happened we had no 1 to contact the rooms ha bedding full of dirty stains tv,s not working toilet blocked no hot water no breakfast dogs barking all the time locked in a room loved york just not the... More 

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5 Thank nic227059
Wickford, United Kingdom
2 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 July 2011

If you like the damp, Dogs barking all day and night, No useable wardrobes and Draws to put your clothes in, it SMELLS of dogs and smoke the bedding smelt musky, 1 towel per person for 4 days, the bath no comment. Toilet was not screwed in properly so rocky. No one was a avaliable for questions or enquires. The... More 

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4 Thank danny_puddick
Durham, United Kingdom
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9 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 June 2011

All the bad reviews of this hotel are completely true, it is disgusting!! Me and my friend stayed here for only 1 night thank god, as part of a hen party. The whole place was filthy and stunk, we paid for ensuite but were advised there were no ensuite rooms left. there were no tea/coffee making facilities. The wardrobe door... More 

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3 Thank littlejonesy65
2 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 June 2011

Please do not book this hotel if it's a last resort buy a news paper and pick a lovely bench!! It will be cleaner and safer!!!!

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5 Thank Owewmile
Middlesbrough, United Kingdom
1 review
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 June 2011

this b and b is abosloutley disgusting we stayed due to no where else to sleep and was out for my aunties hen night!, when we got their the owner seemed lovely at first helping us and taking bags to room, we got showed to our room and found that they was body hair all over the bathroom a sanitary... More 

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5 Thank Chelsea9235

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  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )

Additional Information about Ambrose Lodge

Address: 44 Wigginton Road, York YO31 8HT, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Yorkshire > North Yorkshire > York
Amenities:
Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Number of rooms: 15
Also Known As:
Ambrose Hotel York

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  • At what time does the pool open each day?