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YHA York

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  • Excellent45%
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“bunk beds”(38 reviews)
“youth hostel”(27 reviews)
Free Parking
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All reviewsbunk bedsyouth hostelself catering kitchencity centreen suite family roombudget accommodationminute walk along the rivertoilet and showercommunal areasgames roomrooms are basicgreat facilitiesplug socketshalf termlovely walka great place to stayone night stay
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Reviewed 5 days ago

Arrived and was pleasantly surprised. I've never stayed in a YHA before so I was expecting smelly ramblers lol, but this was far different. Lots of couples, families, groups and single travellers. The building itself is set in a beautiful woody location, lots of wildlife...More

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Response from YHAYorkManager, Manager at YHA YorkResponded 4 days ago

Thank you for the review, we at YHA York are glad you enjoyed your stay. It's great to hear you like our lovely location, the walk along the river is so nice, isn't it? In case you stay with us again in the future, whilst...More

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Reviewed 19 April 2017

Had a private room with en-suite and very comfortable for one night stay. Kitchen has all required implements, seating limited as other reviewers have mentioned. Lounge area in reception is spacious and comfortable. Pre-booked breakfast and got there early to queue behind a huge group...More

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Response from YHAYorkManager, General Manager at YHA YorkResponded 20 April 2017

Thanks for your review of YHA York LandyUK. Great to hear your enjoyed your stay and we'll take on board your feedback around group dining times. We do offer our self catering guests alternative place to eat their meals as we understand our kitchen is...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Would recommend to anyone wanting a break at a reasonable price. Youth hostels have come a long way and this is no exception. My son loved the ice cream machine!! Within walking distance of York itself a wonderful place

Thank Daisy N
Response from YHAYorkManager, Natalie Coulson Housekeeping Manager at YHA YorkResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for the 5* review. Glad you enjoyed your stay and the ice cream.

Reviewed 15 January 2018

Booked family accommodation- 1 double, 2 bunk beds, ensuite. Room was part of a stable type conversion - Private room accessed via an outside courtyard. A decent, clean room with basic facilities- as we had expected. Stairs to the upper mezzanine were steep and we...More

Review collected in partnership with YHA (England & Wales)
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Response from YHAYorkManager, Team Leader at YHA YorkResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you for your wonderful review of YHA York! We look forward to welcoming you on your next adventure. Hannah Cutts Team Leader

Reviewed 8 January 2018

Great hostel in an excellent location, just a 10 min walk into York City centre. The room was warm and clean and the facilities and staff were excellent as was the breakfast. I would happily stay here again

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Thank Richard J
Response from YHAYorkManager, Team Leader at YHA YorkResponded 11 January 2018

Thank you for your review of YHA York. We're glad that you enjoyed your stay, and look forward to welcoming you for your next adventure in York! Hannah Cutts Team Leader

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Free Parking
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US$ 32 - US$ 196 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Kitchenette, Family Rooms, Non-Smoking Rooms
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US$ 32 - US$ 196 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Kitchenette, Family Rooms, Non-Smoking Rooms
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14 February 2018|
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Response from Sara B | Reviewed this property |
I didn't need this but I belive so. Best to phone them and ask sorry.
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Natalie W
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Response from Galluccis | Reviewed this property |
We had a family room which did consist of bunk beds. But it maybe worth contacting the hostel to see if they have rooms with double beds. The hostel was a mixture of all types of people students, families, lone travellers... More
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16 February 2017|
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Response from chestervoyager | Reviewed this property |
I've stayed at York YHA and YES, they do have iron and ironing board available (in the communal laundry room) for guests. Hope this helps.
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"If you want to sleep, ask for a room away from the door, hen parties and groups of students on the razz."
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"I always ask if there is a private room available. If you check in on time, you can request a lower bunk (if..."
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"Walk along the river to York one way and then back along Botham road on the way to appreciate areas..."
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"En suite for four was an excellent room."
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