Located in the beautiful surroundings of North Yorkshire, York city centre is steeped in history, with the city's ancient walls encircling the medieval streets and rich architecture. The centre of York is now largely traffic-free so you can stroll around this archaeological treasure trove without the hustle and bustle. With a large array of hotels in York city centre you will quickly be able to soak up all the history and elegance of this city that is renowned for its preserved cobbled streets and vibrant contemporary cafe culture.
Book hotels near York city centre
Book any of our hotels in York city centre and you will be able to enjoy its romantic atmosphere and wealth of attractions. If you'd like to experience what train travel used to be like, the National Railway Museum, with its collection of steam engines, is only four minutes down the road from our York Central Micklegate Hotel. Our York city centre hotels are located nearby the city's main attractions, and The Shambles is a mere three minutes from our York Central hotel, giving you ample time to explore Europe's best preserved medieval street and its ghost walks. When you stay in one of our York hotels in the city centre you can be confident that everything from the train station to the Viking Centre is within a short distance of our doors.
Things to do near York city centre
With everything from boat tours to stately homes, York city has something to enthral everyone. However, if you fancy some exercise, the 275 steps leading up to the Central Tower at York Minster will give you a view from the highest point in the city. Famed for its 2000 year old underground passages and stained glass masterpieces our York Hull Road Hotel is just 2.2 miles from its gates. If you'd like some fresh air, you’ll find that our York city centre hotels are just a stones throw away from Clifford's Tower; one of the last remaining parts of York Castle which has stood for nine centuries.