Got the chance to escape on a last-minute city break? If York has been on your must-visit list for a while, there’s no better time to book a trip to this iconic cultural and historical hotspot. All of our holiday properties are well positioned, in prime city centre locations, to allow you to enjoy all the highlights York has to offer.
Whether you’re getting away with your other half for a romantic break or looking for some last-minute group accommodation for your friends, we have plenty of properties to suit. History lovers and minimalists alike with have plenty of boltholes to choose between, from chic apartments to Georgian townhouses.
Browse our selection of holiday homes below, ideal for last minute breaks in York:
Are you looking to celebrate a special occasion in style, but haven’t booked anything yet? We’ve got you covered, as many of our holiday properties are available to book for last minute stays to celebrate special occasions, whether it’s for an anniversary, Valentine’s Day, Easter, Christmas or simply for an unforgettable birthday. What’s more, our team will go out of their way to make your break special, by adding decorations and other finishing touches to your holiday apartment.
If you don’t want to leave your pooch at home, that’s no problem either, as we have plenty of pet-friendly properties that you can escape to with your four-legged friend for a last-minute trip. more...
There’s no shortage of incredible things to see and do in York. Plus, there are lots of attractions that don’t require pre-booking, which is perfect if you’re on a last-minute break.
When you’ve just arrived in York and want to see all the sites, there’s no better way to get to know the city than on a guided tour, whether by bus or by boat, or on foot. For a quirky route around the landmarks, why not try the free York Cat Trail, and see if you can spot all of the feline statues in the city centre? If the sun is shining, head for a walk or a picnic in the beautiful Museum Gardens, which come alive in summer. If it’s a rainy day, take shelter at Puttstars Minigolf, to try your hand at a hole-in-one. Or, get creative painting a gorgeous piece of pottery to take home with you at Bish Bash Bosh.
If you want to see inside the famous York Minster, you can always attend a service, which is a moving way to see the cathedral that doesn’t require you to book in advance.
A Yorkshire institution, at Bettys Tearoom you can sample an afternoon tea fit for royalty, without booking in advance. This makes the perfect place to stop by on your last-minute stay. If you fancy a sweet treat on the go, hunt down The Full Moo, an ice cream boat that is usually moored by Lendal Bridge on the river, for the best ice cream in York. For an informal bite, The Block is a trendy spot that serves up tasty slices of pizza, ideal to refuel amid all the sightseeing.
To fill your boots with incredible steaks, craft beers, smoked chicken wings and more, visit The Cut and Craft in St. Sampsons Square. Or, if you’re after a candlelit, hidden-bar experience, don’t miss a drink a Soltano, a trendy underground tapas spot serving up only the best craft beers and spirits.
If you need more information about booking a last minute stay at one of our York holiday apartments or town houses, don’t hesitate to contact our local representatives on 01904 228007 or at firstname.lastname@example.org.