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YORK Centre MONKS RETREAT 4 mins from the Minster

A quiet courtyard setting with seating area
36 reviews
A quiet courtyard setting with seating area
Gated entrance under grand Georgian houses on Monkgate.
Bathroom with shower
The magnificent Minster is near Monks Retreat.
Viking Festival in February
Riverside at York
Guided Tours - this bus has a stop just outside the apartment
Walk pass the Minster after a lovely meal in one of York's many restaurants.
St Mary's Abbey - during the annual October Light Show
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1 Bedroom, 1 Bathroom, Sleeps 2
York, North Yorkshire, England
This beautifully furnished holiday apartment provides a romantic hideaway for couples visiting York. Just a 4-minute walk to the magnificent Minster and the heart of this vibrant city, brings you fine shops and restaurants, street entertainers and riverside bars. With its historic buildings, ancient walls, enchanting gardens, river cruises and a delightful tangle of narrow streets, York breathes an air of effortless relaxation. York is the UK's favorite small city.
This accommodation has been given a GOLD AWARD by the UK's biggest holiday letting agent for consistently excellent customer feedback.

The central location means that you don't need the car as all York's attractions are within walking distance. You will be spoilt for choice with York's wealth of things to do especially with two national parks nearby and pla...
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About the Owner, Philip N
Languages spoken: English
Response Rate: 95 %
Response Time: Within a few hours
Calendar Updated: Today
Listed since : Jul 2009
Overall rating: 5.0 / 5.0
Based on 82 reviews and 3 properties
Interaction with guests
We meet and greet you when you arrive and make sure you are happy with the apartment and we can answer any questions you may have. We leave you our phone number so you can contact us at anytime during your stay to ask for help or report any problems. If we can't solve it for you over the phone we will come and visit you.
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Excellent - based on 36 reviews
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English first
Level 4 Contributor
37 reviews
10 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 May 2017 for a stay in May 2017
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1st stay here and am already recommending to friends. Started with cream tea provided by the hosts and them sharing maps and hints for where to go and how to get the best from York. Appartement is luxuriously done with everything you could need. It's in a quiet private gated close but is 5 -10 mins walk from central York...

Graham M
Level 3 Contributor
24 reviews
6 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 April 2017 for a stay in April 2017

This is our 2nd stay at Monks Retreat which is located within walking distance of all the great locations and a variety of great restaurants that York has to offer. Philip and Mary are the perfect hosts and go out their way to give you the perfect holiday. Thanks again and we hope to visit you again soon.

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75 reviews
26 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 55 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 December 2016 for a stay in December 2016
people found this review helpful

Normally would have stayed in a Hotel for our stay however the online reviews for the property influenced us to book this apartment. Very central location, easy to find with sat nav address provided by owners. Very warm and friendly welcome on arrival by the owners who had provided a welcome treat of scones cake & tea. Thank you. Secure...

Management response:

Thank you for taking the time to write the review. I'm glad you liked our Advent Village and had a good time. Mary


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  • Alarm Clock
  • Balcony or Terrace
  • Books
  • Central Heating
  • Cooker
  • Double Beds:(1)
  • Dryer
  • DVD Player
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Hairdryer
  • Highchair
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • Linens Provided
  • Local Guides/Maps
  • Microwave
  • Outdoor Dining Area
  • Patio
  • Refrigerator
  • Satellite TV
  • Secure Parking
  • Soap/Shampoo Provided
  • Stereo System
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • Washer
House rules
    Pets not allowed
    Smoking not allowed
The apartment is in a courtyard development with permanebt residents as your neighbors, therefore we request that noise is kept to a minimum after 10.30 pm. Strictly no parties.
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2 Nov 2017
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2 Dec 2017
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Additional Rate and Availability Information
There is no extra cleaning charge - we do the cleaning we don't expect our customers to clean.
Linen and reasonable use of power are included.
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Car not needed
How to get there
Airport: Leeds/Bradford: 53.0 km
Railway: York: 1.3 km
Ferry: Hull: 70.0 km
Activities nearby
There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, Nearest Beach: 63.0 km.
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