City Breaks in York
History really does come to life in York, England’s finest example of a medieval walled city. Our serviced accommodation in York is perfect for enjoying this gem of a town and offers a great alternative to staying in one of the hotels in York.
The main attraction of a weekend break in York is the Minster, a magnificent example of gothic architecture and famous for its stained glass windows. Don’t miss the Chapter House and the intricately carved choir screen. The city’s fascinating variety of museums and exhibitions are also within easy reach of our family accommodation. York in Viking times is celebrated at Jorvik, while York Castle Museum has a marvellous reconstruction of Victorian Kirkgate. And our city breaks in York are a great opportunity to see the archaeological treasures in the Yorkshire Museum, including the stunning Middleham Jewel. Train enthusiasts on a city break in York, meanwhile, will love the National Railway Museum, where the famous Flying Scotsman is on display.
For a great view of the city during your stay in York, head to Clifford’s Tower while the shops in the ancient Shambles and Stonegate are a joy to browse around and just a short walk from our accommodation in York. The city is also famous for its large number of excellent pubs - another very good reason to book yourself into our self catering accommodation in York.