York at a glance:
2 million renovation
Walking distance of the city centre
New caf 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
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
Accessible public WC