There is plenty to see and do in historic York and the surrounding area. The region has endless attractions, including the Castle Museum, Clifford Tower, the ancient city walls, the Minster and the National Railway Museum. You may also like to take a trip to the nearby east coast where you can visit Scarborough, Filey, Whitby and Robin Hood’s Bay.
Search for the best rated and cheapest b&b's and guest accommodation at this walled city in North Yorkshire, England. The historic city centre of York houses a number of important sites, including: York Minster, the largest Gothic cathedral in northern Europe; the Jorvik Viking Centre; the Shambles, a narrow Medieval shopping street; and numerous museums, including the National Railway Museum.
Main Railway Station
Primary train station ?
York Railway Station is connected by train with various cities and town all over England and Scotland.
There are regular trains connecting the city with Kings Cross in London, Waverley railway station in Edinburgh Scotland, Glasgow train station in the city center, Lime Street station in Liverpool city center, the cruise port of Southampton, St Pancras international for eurostar, and many more.
Location - Where is
Where is York ?
York is located in the county of North Yorkshire, in the north-eastern part of England, Yorkshire and the Humber region.
- Wakefield -- 26 miles
- Huddersfield town center -- 36 miles
- Sheffield in South Yorkshire -- 43 miles
- Bury St Edmunds in Suffolk -- 56 miles
- Manchester City Centre -- 58 miles
- Stoke-on-Trent (not far from Alton Towers theme park) -- 80 miles
The city does not have an airport of its own. You have to fly to Leeds Airport LBA in West Yorkshire, which is the nearest airport. From here you can fly both domestic and international. Manchester MAN airport can be reached by a direct TransPennine Express train service.
Among the cheap guest houses in and around York is 3 star rated St George's. This basic family run b&b is situated in a quiet cul-de-sac across from York's racecourse, a short distance away from the city centre. They offer en suite double and twin rooms in an old Victorian house.
Another accommodation with cheap rates is Holmlea Guesthouse. This budget property provides free parking and free Wi-Fi, situated nearby the city centre.
Check out also rates for rooms at Romley. This cheap establishment is ideally located within a 10-minute walk of the railway station, racecourse, York city centre and all its main attractions.
Search for the best guest houses committed to comfortable and relaxing breaks for couples and families. The city hosts several charming and outstanding 4 and 5 star guest houses.
A luxury bed and breakfast is 5 star Bishops. This five star b&b is set in restored Victorian villa, within walking distance of many of York's main attractions. Top guest accommodatin in York !
Another very popular and highly recommended guest house is 4 star luxury Ashbourne House. This deluxe establishment is situated in a pleasant residential area of the city, conveniently situated for York racecourse, the University and Fulford International golf club. A first class bed and breakfast, with great breakfast, friendly owners, and fantastic guest rooms !
Find your family and child friendly guest accommodation in or around York UK.
One of our favorite family friendly guest houses is 4 star The Holme Lea Manor. This family-run property offers great charm and character, only minutes away from the historic Minster and ancient city walls. Family guest rooms can accommodate up to 4 people.
Last minute offers and deals for guest accommodation near the main railway station and York racecourse for horse races.
York Racecourse Address
The Racecourse, Knavesmire Rd, York, North Yorkshire YO23 1EX, United Kingdom
York racecourse is a horse racing track located in the south-west of the city center, next to the former Terry's of York factory The Chocolate Works. The most important horse race is the Ebor Handicap, which is run during the Ebor Festival meeting in August. The course also stages three of the UK's 31 Group One races, the International Stakes, the Nunthorpe Stakes and the Yorkshire Oaks.
Main Railway Station Address
Station Road, YO24 1AB, York, North Yorkshire UK
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