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Monks Retreat - 4 Minutes From The Minster

Bedrooms 1
Property type apartment
Minimum Stay 3 - 4 nights


About the property

Sleeps 2. 1 Bedroom. 1 Bathroom.

This beautifully furnished holiday apartment provides a hideaway for couples right in the middle of the city. Just a 4-minute walk to the magnificent Minster and the heart of the vibrant city, with fine shops and restaurants, street entertainers and riverside bars. With its historic buildings, ancient walls, gardens, river cruises and a delightful tangle of narrow streets York is a special place. The central location means that you don’t need the car as all the attractions are within walking distance. Both Yorkshire's National Parks are within easy driving distance if you fancy a day in the the beautiful countryside.

With a quiet courtyard setting, electronic security gates, its own entrance, and plenty of comforts, we even supply bathrobes and toiletries. All rooms are on the ground floor: Living/dining room/kitchen. 1 double bedroom. Bathroom with shower over bath and toilet.

SPECIAL OFFER - Book 3 nights starting on a Monday and get the Thursday night free. Excludes July/August/Christmas and New Year.

More Details

Owner / Property Manager
Member since: 2014
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within a few hours
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
December 15, 2017


Nearest Airport
33 Miles
Leeds Bradord
Nearest Barpub
60 Metres
Black Horse, Monkgate, York
Nearest Ferry
40 Miles
Nearest Golf
1 Miles
Heworth Golf Club. York
Nearest Train
0.8 Miles
Nearest Motorway
13 Miles
Nearest Restaurant
100 Metres
The Vicroy, Monkgate, York
Nearest Beach
40 Miles


York Apartment Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • apartment
  • floor 0
Building Type:
  • cottage
  • Guests provide their own meals
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 3:00 PM
  • /
  • Check-out: 10:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 2
  • Max. adults: 2
  • Min. age of primary renter: 18
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Pets not allowed
  • Non smoking only ...
Location Type:
  • Downtown
  • Town
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Tourist Attractions
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Towels Provided
  • Tumble Dryer
  • Washing Machine
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 2 people
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , combination tub/shower
  • 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 2
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 double , 1 baby crib
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Music Library
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • Video Library
  • Bicycles
  • Deck / Patio
  • 1 bicycles
  • limited accessibility ...
  • autumn foliage
  • botanical garden
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • library
  • live theater
  • museums
  • playground
  • restaurants
  • ruins
Leisure Activities:
  • outlet shopping
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • golf
  • swimming


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(5 traveler reviews)

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Monks Retreat - 4 Minutes From The Minster
average rating of 5.0 based on 5 reviews

Excellent and quiet location

  • 5 of 5

Immaculately clean, really handy parking space, and a three to four minute walk into town. The house has everything you would need, is well equipped and in a really convenient place. A perfect location for all of York's attractions. Highly recommended.

Easy booking from the USA. My husband and I stayed 8 nights and could have stayed more

Mary was at the flat to greet us on our arrival, and only a phone call away if we needed anything.

Thank you Mary and Phillip for a wonderful stay

  • Submitted: May 23, 2017
  • Stayed: May 2017
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Great Location

  • 5 of 5

We received a very warm welcome from Mary & Philip. Monks Retreat is a nice clean apartment and just.a few minutes walk to the city streets, shops & The Minster. We enjoyed our stay & look forward to returning in the future.

  • Submitted: Oct 9, 2016
  • Stayed: October 2016
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  • 5 of 5

I had booked this apartment as a surprise for my husband and it did not disappoint. The flat was immaculate throughout and perfectly situated for a city break in York. Mary good not have been more helpful and even arranged for some shopping to be done beforehand so we did not have to worry about buying in any provisions.

A perfect stay all round.

  • Submitted: May 25, 2016
  • Stayed: May 2016
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Geoff and Jan

  • 5 of 5

A wonderful warm and cozy welcome from our hosts only added to the pleasurable stay in the compact and very clean apartment! With the added bonus of being only a few minutes walk from the city centre and off street parking the location was just perfect for exploring York. A very enjoyable experience! And one to recommend to others.

  • Submitted: Dec 14, 2015
  • Stayed: December 2015
  • Source: HomeAway
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In 1 woord geweldig.

  • 5 of 5

Het was een top appartement waar alles in aanwezig was en de eigenaar had er voor gezorgd dat er aan niets ontbrak. Zeker een aanrader.

  • Submitted: Sep 22, 2016
  • Stayed: September 2016
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Rates & Availability

Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

No Cleaning Fee $0

The daily rates are based on three night stay. If you book a two night stay between the cost will be more. If you book a 4, 5 or 6 night stay the cost per night will be lower than the advertised night rate. BOOK A THREE NIGHT STAY STARTING ON A MONDAY AND STAY THE FOURTH NIGHT FOR FREE.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.
  • 100% refund if canceled at least 60 days before arrival date.
  • Service Fee fully refunded on cancellations that qualify for 100% refund.

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