Spend Valentine’s Day with your loved one in one of our luxury apartments or holiday homes in York. We have a great selection of romantic holiday apartments, perfect for a romantic getaway.
Our York City Centre apartments are perfectly positioned for you to visit all of York’s hottest date spots and romantic tourist attractions and then be back in your cosy getaway spot to cuddle up in the blink of an eye. We have love nests for two in prime locations like Micklegate, Goodramgate, St Saviourgate, Petergate, the Minster Precinct and more.
We have a marvellous variety of holiday homes available. Modern and trendy couples will love our contemporary apartments, whilst historic buildings are available for lovers wanting to immerse themselves in the romance of the past. And for those couples who don’t want to leave the second love of their life- their fur baby- at home, we have plenty of pet friendly accommodation amongst our romantic holiday homes in York.
If you’re wanting to turn your trip to York into an extended double date or are planning on taking a large group galentines trip with your nearest and dearest, we’ve got you covered too. We have plenty of accommodations for groups of all sizes.
Whatever kind of romantic getaway you envision, we’re bound to have a perfect York love nest for you. And to make your Valentines truly special, Wheelwrights are more than delighted to aid in the romance. At your request we’ll leave a bottle of wine, cake, balloons, flowers or other surprise in your apartment to help set the tone for your amorous city break.
York is a stunning city brimming with romantic activities for all types of couples to enjoy, whatever your interests. From historic sites to tasty food, fascinating museums and scenic spots, you and your partner will never be bored in York.
York’s historic sights make for a perfect romantic getaway itinerary. Stroll the pretty Shambles, a quaint medieval cobbled street, arm in arm. Or wander York’s historic walls for gorgeous views of the city, the perfect backdrop to a couple’s photo. more...
And, of course, York Minster is not one to miss, with its magnificent gothic architecture sure to inspire romance.
A delicious meal is another go to for Valentine’s Day, and in York there are many fabulous restaurants to try.
Try an afternoon tea for two at No. 1 Guesthouse, an enchanting Grade 2 listed regency home turned restaurant. At the Rattle Owl you and your partner can delight in an exquisite raspberry and white chocolate tart, whilst adventurous couples will love the eclectic dishes of Skosh. And for a more relaxed ambiance, head to Partisan, a bistro boasting a spot on the 2019 Good Food Guide.
Create romantic gifts for one another at Bish Bash Pot, an adorable pottery studio and café. For couples wanting a fancier date night in York, enjoy wine-tasting at the high-class Pairings. Or for a relaxed date, enjoy a refreshing craft beer at Brew York.
A box of chocolates is one of the first things we think of when we hear “romance” or “Valentines”, which is why the York Chocolate Story is such an iconic place for couples to visit on their York romantic breaks. And why not try their chocolatiering masterclass to create your own Valentine’s treats together? Another classic spot is the picturesque River Ouse. Take a cruise upon it or walk alongside it for romance guaranteed. The floodlit evening cruise is particularly ambient, with glasses of prosecco or a non-alcoholic beverage provided as you take in the beauty of York at twilight.