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Best Western Kilima Hotel.

Victorian charm in York.

Best Western Kilima Hotel is conveniently placed in Holgate, just a 15 minute walk from York centre. The only Best Western In York with a swiming pool and enough spaces for one car per room in the free carpark.

A former rectory, this delightful 19th Century building makes a wonderful hotel. It's the ideal base for exploring York and puts you within easy reach of attractions such as the Railway Museum and the Jorvik Centre.

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129 Holgate Road
North Yorkshire
YO24 4AZ
For enquiries or to make a reservation please call 0844 387 6168*


2016 dinner inclusive rates offer a £25 per person à la carte allowance
Bars, Free WIFI, Gym, Indoor Pool, Restaurants, No Lift
Free internet available throughout the hotel
There is free parking available onsite.
Pets: No Pets accepted Guide and hearing dogs only
Check-in & Check-out
14:00 | 11:30
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Rooms & Rates


Dining and Bars

Chef Chris Betteridge


Hotel Restaurant

Full of flavour and wonderfully presented, our traditional British fodder will go down a treat!

Opening hours

Weekend times may vary

Hotel Bar

For real relaxation, try our draught Black Sheep ale in the traditional and cosy hotel bar. Cheers!

Opening hours

Weekend times may vary



One of the best courses in the county played by our manager so if you are on your own give Chris a ring if free I will play with you.

Course information

Course Type: Park/Heathland
Location: Off Site
Holes: 18
Par: 72
Distance: 6743 Yards
Handicap required


3 miles away in fulford


Pro shop golf facilities


9 holes Yes
18 holes £55.00

Spa & Leisure

Leisure Facilities

  • Indoor swimming pool (10m)

  • Turkish steam room

  • Gym and fitness centre

Gym and Swimming Pool Facilities

Our gym boasts free weights and cardio vascular equipment so you'll be able to boast about your figure! For a water-based workout, take a dip in our indoor pool.


Location and Attractions

Getting there.

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Nearest motorway: A1(M), J45, 14.00 miles
Nearest train station: York, 0.50 miles
Nearest airport: Leeds/Bradford, 30.00 miles
Free parking on site (26 spaces)

129 Holgate Road
North Yorkshire
YO24 4AZ

What's nearby?


  • York Rhinos - Rugby (5 miles)

  • York Football Club (2 miles)

Cities & Attractions

  • York Minster (0.9 miles)

  • Railway Museum (0.4 miles)

  • Jorvik Centre (1 miles)

  • Castle Museum (1 miles)

  • York Races (0.4 miles)


  • York City Centre (1 miles)

Meetings, Conferences and Events

This former 19th century rectory will provide a charming base for your next business event. Period features will lend an elegant air to your function, and we'll lend you a range of equipment to make sure your event runs like clockwork!

Available room set ups


Room Theatre Classroom U-Shape Boardroom Banquet
Room A 0 0 0 14 0
Have an enquiry?
Contact events on 0845 620 0506


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TripAdvisor Traveller Rating: Rating: Based on 455 traveller reviews
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Friendly little hotel

07/02/2016 Gordon M,

2 night stay with a 2 year old. Charming helpful staff.2 year old appreciated free squash in lobby. Comfortable room and nice indoor pool. Close enough to city to walk easily depending on Yorksh... more



04/02/2016 Richard B, Bridgend, United Kingdom

our recent stay at the kilma was great Chris and his staff are really friendly and helpful the rooms are a good size and kept really clean and tidy the breakfasts very good always well presented an... more


Fantastic customer service

01/02/2016 Carol M, Edinburgh, United Kingdom

This is a great hotel to stay at when visiting York. Very competitively priced - you can get a better deal by contacting the hotel directly as they will always beat the best quote onlne. 15 minute w... more


the family.

31/01/2016 teamstanton,

A warm welcome awaits at this fabulous hotel. Chris the manager? What a lovely genuine bloke! Made us feel really welcome. The kids thought he was great. Lovely and clean room, warm and cosy with eve... more


Tired Hotel with Great Staff

29/01/2016 Mike A, manchester, United Kingdom

The hotel is looking a little tired and in need of an update. TV in the room had a weak signal, the wifi wasnt great. The spa area changing rooms only had one seat in it and the steam wasnt a great ex... more

Owner Response
KILIMA, Manager at BEST WESTERN Kilima Hotel, responded to this review
Dear Mike A, I have noted your comments and will deal with each and every one of them. I am a little puzzled though with the steam room as we put a new steam generator in two weeks ago but I will keep an eye on it. I do hope you will be back soon. Regards Chris