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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


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

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)

  • 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


  • Trip Advisor
TripAdvisor Traveller Rating: Rating: Based on 368 traveller reviews
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Great time!

28/03/2015 curlysue213, Lancashire, United Kingdom

Staff very friendly and helpful, The room was very clean and spacious. Lovely freshly cooked breakfast which made a nice change from helping yourself from a buffet where the sausage and bacon have... more


Friendly hotel

22/03/2015 Franjacko, Preston, United Kingdom

We had a lovely stay! Had a really nice room, the hotel is quite dated but still very clean and comfortable, and was told is due to be refurbished shortly! Staff all very friendly, 15 min walk into... more


Dated, cheaply furnished, dingy basement dining room - awful place!

21/03/2015 jaynem17, Grimsby, United Kingdom

Looking back, I don't know why we didn't just drive away as the hotel really speaks for itself from the outside as you drive up to it. The window boxes look like they contained dirty artificial... more


Loved this place.

13/03/2015 Tracyek, London, United Kingdom

I chose this hotel for the location, it was a short walk into the city and an easy drive out with free and easy parking. Below are the other advantages of staying here -The pool -Friendly and... more


Room 27 really nice and great service staff are very helpfull would return.

13/03/2015 007sand,

Excellent had a really lovely time, good value. Will return at a later date. Pool was lovely really clean as was the hotel and staff were amazing. Will recomend to friends and family hae a great... more