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YHA York

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“bunk beds”(38 reviews)
“youth hostel”(27 reviews)
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Reviewed 17 August 2017 via mobile

Went down with the kids, was a bit weary as we have never stayed in a hostel before but was pleasantly surprised. The location is beautiful, the walk along the canal to york is gorgeous and only takes about 20 mins. The atmosphere in the...More

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Response from YHAYorkManager, Deputy Manager at YHA YorkResponded 19 August 2017

Hi. Thank you for the fantastic review of YHA York. Great to hear you enjoyed your stay and that you intend to visit us again. Sorry about the breakfast. I will pass your comments onto the catering team. We look forward to seeing you again...More

Reviewed 17 August 2017

My kids would have liked some games or outside toys, furthermore it was nice! Kitchen was perfect, lots of choice. Rooms were clean, pillows could have been more. Showers were okay, but once you did take a shower, there was no dry floor left, which...More

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Response from YHAYorkManager, Deputy Manager at YHA YorkResponded 19 August 2017

Hi. Thank you for your review of YHA York. We do offer games from the reception at a small deposit which is refundable. Sorry about the showers. I will look to see how we can combat this. Hope to see you again soon. Jo Smith...More

Reviewed 15 August 2017

We enjoyed our stay! Nice lounge,friendly hands, bar+meals yummi. Remarkable clean self-catering kitchen. A water broom would have been good in the shower. Great City with fascinating history!!! Thanks a lot!

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Response from YHAYorkManager, Deputy Manager at YHA YorkResponded 19 August 2017

Hi. Thank you for your review of YHA York. Fantastic to hear you enjoyed your stay with us. I will mention to the housekeeping team your comments. We look forward to seeing you again in the future. Jo Smith Deputy Manager

Reviewed 14 August 2017 via mobile

Brilliant overnight stay with friends, booked a quad room, plenty of room for all of us, sink & mirror in room, shared shower & toilet on same level, no one else on level, so had bathroom to ourselves! Lovely meal & drinks at reasonable prices,...More

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Response from YHAYorkManager, Deputy Manager at YHA YorkResponded 20 August 2017

Hi. Thank you for your amazing review of YHA York. Great to hear you enjoyed yourselves. I will pass your comments onto the team. Look forward to seeing you again in the future. Jo Smith Deputy Manager

Reviewed 6 August 2017

Lovely building, friendly and efficient staff, clean & tidy room, good food, great location, nice big car park. Hostel easy to get to and city centre easy to walk to along riverside footpath from the hostel. Will come back to stay here again when I'm...More

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Response from YHAYorkManager, Reception manager at YHA YorkResponded 10 August 2017

Thank you for your lovely review! We are pleased you enjoyed the hostel and its facilities. We look forward to your next visit! Jessica Smedley- Reception manager

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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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15 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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