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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


2015 dinner inclusive rates offer a £25 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


  • TripAdvisor
TripAdvisor Traveller Rating: Rating: Based on 414 traveller reviews
Rating: 5 181
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Rating: 1 6

Excellent hotel - clean, swimming pool and ideal for York

02/09/2015 LuxorMoonprince, Sandbach, England

I've got to say we've had a great nights stay here on the 1st September 2015. I stayed with my fiancee and 8 year old son in the 4 poster room and we couldn't fault the welcome and overall experience... more



02/09/2015 handbagscotland, Scotland

Chris and his team were very welcoming. Enjoyable stay. I booked at the last minute and only needed a single room which was of reasonable size. Comfy bed. Pillows slightly hard but that is a personal ... more


Excellent Stay

02/09/2015 Graham C, Staines, United Kingdom

My wife and I travelled to York for the first time and chose to stay here. We stayed for 2 nights (Sunday and Monday) and what a find the hotel was. We had no trouble parking and once in the room foun... more


Highly Recommended

31/08/2015 Carolannbb08, Liverpool, United Kingdom

We have just returned from a wonderful 'first' visit to York. Kilima Hotel was extremely comfortable absolutely spotless, both bedrooms and all public areas. Delicious breakfasts which are cooked to o... more


Kilima is good.....

30/08/2015 Duane W, Glossop, United Kingdom

Another visit to the Kilima and as ever it was good value. It is a good location for the city centre and racecourse, the staff are excellent and breakfast was good. We were late back on a Sunday nig... more

Owner Response
KILIMA, Manager at BEST WESTERN Kilima Hotel, responded to this review
Dear Duane W, Once again thank you for your kind review. It is always nice to have returning guests and I look forward to your next visit. Regards Chris