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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)

  • 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 397 traveller reviews
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Friendly hotel, great pool

26/06/2015 Lucy N, London, United Kingdom

I stayed here for two nights in June 2015. The hotel is about ten minutes walk from the station and just west of the city centre. If you're driving it has a large car park. As other reviewers have sai... more


Nice place

26/06/2015 BillyB58, Carlow, Ireland

I will admit that I was a little disappointed when I arrived. But the hotel is nicely decorated, the staff are very pleasant and helpful, the room was spacious enough and clean and the food was very g... more


Great hotel. Lovely pool

21/06/2015 Christopher C, Selby, United Kingdom

As most Best Western hotels, they are not the best, they are certainly not the worst. But theycarexalways clean, comfortable, individual and GREAT value for money. This hotel is ideally located for th... more


Friendly Staff at a nice hotel

15/06/2015 rovership, Dumfries, United Kingdom

The guy at the desk on arrival made us feel very welcome showing us to our room and carrying my wife's bag to the room. The room was clean and tidy, floorboards were creaky, which added character to t... more


Good location, amusing proprietor

15/06/2015 EcoArtTraveler, Billings, Montana

This stay was made more fun by a friendly, witty proprietor who was very helpful to a pair of tourists. Room was clean and nice enough. Kind of a rambling place, but we didn't spend much time there ... more