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YHA York Hostel

Water End, Clifton, North Yorkshire, York, England

The £2 million renovation of the grand Victorian mansion at YHA York is now complete. All 45 rooms have been refurbished to a high standard, ensuring our customers a comfortable night’s stay, and the number of en suite rooms now stands at 32. Read more

90% Overall Rating 71 out of 78 customers would recommend this property based on 78 reviews

Atmosphere 88%

Cleanliness 93%

Facilities 92%

Location 78%

Safety 96%

Staff 94%

Value 92%

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Facilities

  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Self-Catering Facilities
  • 24 Hour Reception
  • Bar APM-96
  • Bicycle Parking
  • Breakfast Not Included
  • Cafe
  • Common Room
  • Free City Maps
  • Free Parking
  • Games Room
  • Hot Showers
  • Internet Access
  • Key Card Access
  • Laundry Facilities
  • Linen Included
  • Luggage Storage
  • Meals available
  • Meeting Room
  • Outdoor Terrace
  • Parking
  • Pool Table
  • Reading Light
  • Restaurant

Important Information

***Please note, we do not charge an additional temporary membership fee. Discounts are not available for members of YHA (England & Wales) or IYHF as part of this booking.***

*All bookings for more than 16 people will not be accepted by YHA and will be cancelled.*

Please note that our breakfast price is £5.75.

Check-in / Check-out

Earliest check-in: 14:00

Latest Check-out: 10:00

Policies

  • Child Friendly
  • Credit Cards Accepted
  • No Curfew

Group booking?

Group of 15 or more traveling to York?

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The £2 million renovation of the grand Victorian mansion at YHA York is now complete. All 45 rooms have been refurbished to a high standard, ensuring our customers a comfortable night’s stay, and the number of en suite rooms now stands at 32. Read more

Shared Rooms

8 Bed Male Dorm

Sleeps 8

Room types

Shared Room

Bathroom

Shared Bathroom

8 Bed Female Dorm

Sleeps 8

Room types

Shared Room

Bathroom

Shared Bathroom

Private Rooms

4 Bed PRIVATE Shared Bathroom

Sleeps 4

Room types

Private Room

Bathroom

Shared Bathroom

4 Bed PRIVATE Ensuite

Sleeps 4

Room types

Private Room

Bathroom

Private Bathroom

Standard 6 Bed PRIVATE Ensuite

Sleeps 6

Room types

Private Room

Bathroom

Private Bathroom

Grade

Standard

Standard Twin Private Ensuite

Sleeps 2

Room types

Private Room

Bathroom

Private Bathroom

Grade

Standard

About YHA York

York at a glance:
£2 million renovation
Walking distance of the city centre
New cafe bar
32 rooms with en suites
State-of-the-art seminar/education facilities
Wi-Fi is now free for everyone!
24 hour reception

The £2 million renovation of the grand Victorian mansion at YHA York is now complete. All 45 rooms have been refurbished to a high standard, ensuring our customers a comfortable nights stay, and the number of en suite rooms now stands at 32. At the new York you'll find a new cafe bar, conservatory and state-of-the-art seminar facilities available for private hire. YHA York is back and better than ever.

Standing in its own spacious grounds, YHA York provides the perfect base for exploring the beautiful historic City of York, with its world class attractions, shops, restaurants and mediaeval streets, all clustered together within the city walls and below the imposing York Minster.

York is soaked in history. The Romans, Anglo-Saxons, Vikings and Normans have all left their mark. Stay in this attractive Victorian hostel and beat the traffic by strolling into the centre along the River Ouse. Visit the Minster, the National Railway Museum or the Jorvik Viking Centre. Premium rooms, great food and comfortable bar makes for a perfect city base.

With 147 beds this hostel can get very busy, so book early. Please note, the Youth Hostel does not accept bookings from stag & hen nights, or party groups of a similar nature.

Please note, we do not charge an additional temporary membership fee. Discounts are not available for members of YHA (England & Wales) or IYHF as part of this booking

Accommodation Information

There are now 32 en-suite rooms, with a range of different room types available - male and female only dorms, and private rooms from 2 to 6 people. Linen is provided for all rooms, with towels availble for hire/purchase at the hostel. En-suite rooms feature hot showers and rooms with shared bathrooms have nearby, comfortable bathrooms for your convenience.

At YHA York we strive to cater for everybody. We have one accessible bedroom on the ground floor of the courtyard annexe with an accessible en-suite bathroom.

We also have:
Step-free access into hostel
Portable induction loop
Vibrating pillow alarm
Ground floor bedrooms in the main and courtyard annexes
En-suite rooms
Accessible public WC

Please note that our breakfast price is £5.75.

Location Information

YHA York
Water End
Clifton
York
North Yorkshire
YO30 6LP

The hostel is located close to all of these amazing attractions:
Jorvik Viking Centre
York City Sightseeing Bus Tour
The York Dungeon
York Boat River Cruises
The Ghost Trail
York Minster
Yorkshire Museum
York Castle Museum
DIG, Archaeological Adventure
Barley Hall
The Bar Convent
Clifford's Tower
Fairfax House
Richard III Museum
National Railway Museum
The Regimental Museum York
York Brewery Tour
Treasurer's House
York Art Gallery
The Mansion House
Quilt Museum and Gallery
Merchant Adventures Hall
Yorkshire Air Museum
Beningbrough Hall & Gardens
York Maze
Castle Howard
The World of James Herriot, Thirsk

Cancellation Policy

Customers can cancel their reservation free of charge up to 1 day before arrival. After this date, charges will be applied by the property up to the first nights cost of the reservation, unless otherwise stated in the property’s conditions. Deposits paid are non refundable.