Essential Information –

  • Cancellations should be made by 14.00 two days before arrival. If the booking is cancelled by this time no payment is due.  The return of a deposit made will be subject to an administration charge. If the booking is cancelled after 14.00 two days before arrival we reserve the right to charge your card with an amount equal to the first nights cost.
  • Check in time is 2.00 pm to 7.00 pm. Please note arrival and parking outside these times may be available however must be arranged in advance by contacting us prior to the day of arrival. Check out is by 10.30 am
  • We have a car park at the rear of the house which can take up to 4 cars (one per room) depending on size. We ask that people park considerately to ensure everyone can use this valuable facility. If parking in a restricted space is a problem we are able to assist with this. We do not however accept any liability for any damage caused by taking this course of action.
  • Your car maybe blocked in. If you need to use your car during your stay please advise us on arrival and this can then be organised at breakfast time.
  • Please note there are two Gladstone Streets in York so when using a satellite navigation system make sure you enter the correct and full postcode. This will ensure you arrive at Bowen House without a detour to the other side of York. The postcode is YO31 8RF.
  • It would be appreciated if you could let us know your anticipated arrival time, either at the time of booking or a few days before you are due to arrive.  This will ensure we are here to welcome you and allow us to plan our day.


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