York Minster rising above the York skyline (Image credit: http://paradiseintheworld.com/wp-content/uploads/2012/05/york-city.jpg)

York Minster rising above the York skyline

York's history has long been an attraction for tourists from all over the world. Easily navigated on foot, York contains a host of tightly packed historic attractions spanning various periods including Viking, Roman, Medieval, Georgian and Victorian. Iconic medieval York Minster is easily one of the world's most architecturally impressive cathedrals. Add to this a host of award winning art galleries and museums, York ghost tours galore, scenic riverboat trips along the River Ouse running through the heart of the historic city and some of the best shopping, chic bars and restaurant choice in the country, and you have all the ingredients of a world class city break.

York Castle Museum, Clifford's Tower and the award winning Jorvik Viking Centre form another York city centre hub of attractions. On the western edge of the city sits the National Railway Museum and great city viewpoints include Clifford's Tower (a 104 step climb) or take the challenging climb up York Minster's 275 steps. York is brimming with award-winning museums and galleries, a premier arts scene, excellent nightlife, fantastic shopping around the famous Shambles, best dining and a mix of world cuisine restaurants plus plenty of great fun family things to do. Book York accommodation online now.

Accommodation in York & City Centre

  • York   (0.7 miles from the centre of York & City Centre)
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    £35
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    One of the finest Guest Houses in York. Bed & Breakfast accommodation close to York city centre. No smoking & Children friendly. Friendly owners.
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  • York   (0.2 miles from the centre of York & City Centre)
    Sleeps 16
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    £60
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    Stunning contemporary apartments & town houses in York, a 2 minute stroll from the city centre with free WiFi, welcome hampers and 1 night bookings welcome. Sleep 1-16.
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  • York   (0.9 miles from the centre of York & City Centre)
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    £30
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    York pub with B&B accommodation in historic location. Various room sizes, families welcome. Delicious breakfasts. Lunch & evening meals available. Free parking.
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  • York   (1.7 miles from the centre of York & City Centre)
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    £79
    Per double room per night (2 sharing)
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    Charming Grade II listed Bed & Breakfast accommodation close to York's Knavesmire Racecourse. Ensuite rooms inc family & four poster accommodation. Walled garden, parking & wifi.
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  • York   (0.6 miles from the centre of York & City Centre)
    Sleeps 8
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    £750
    Per week (seasonal) sleeps 8
     
    Three storey riverside house in York with four bedrooms, Juliet balconies, free Wi-Fi and parking for 2 cars. Short breaks welcome. Close to attractions. No pets.
     
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