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York riverside apartment.

Sleeps4
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms1
Property type apartment
Minimum Stay 2 nights

Overview

About the property

Central location with stunning views of the river Ouse set in refurbished mill.

FREE WiFi.

Ideal as a City Break, this newly refurbished apartment offers stunning riverside views in a peaceful, central location. Two double bedrooms, bathroom, living/dining room and separate kitchen.

Situated in a newly refurbished mill, our 2-bedroom apartment is furnished to a high standard as a home from home, with light-oak furniture and fresh linen. It offers both comfort and convenience and an outlook directly onto the river so that you can just relax and watch the boats passing by and the tourists feeding the geese and swans.

Just a short walk (5 minutes) to the busy shops and historic city centre. Walk down the famous medieval street, ‘The Shambles’ leading to the magnificent cathedral, York Minster. Visit one of the many galleries and museums including the Jorvic Centre which provides a realistic and graphic experience of what life was like during the Viking occupation.

For a different view of the city, take a river cruise or dare yourself to join the nightly Ghost Walk (suitable for children) and learn some of the grizzly secrets of York’s past.

Enjoy an evening out dining at one of the many excellent restaurants or have a pint of beer in an Olde English pub and then dance the night away at a Nightclub. There are Theatres, an Opera House and a specialist Film Theatre with programmes to suit all tastes.

Leeds, Manchester, Liverpool and even London are all reachable within a day by train. The seaside town of Scarborough is reachable in under an hour.

Unfortunately there is no on-site car-parking at the apartment but free overnight parking is available from 6pm to 8am on the riverside beneath the apartment windows (please observe the strict times). Daytime parking is possible on the neighbouring streets but there is a fee for this. Free on-street parking is possible a short distance away but this would involve a walk of about 15 minutes back to the apartment. There are, however, two bicycles available for your use, as there are pleasant cycle paths alongside the river.

More Details

Owner
Mrs Myrna Reay
Member since: 2008
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within an hour
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
November 29, 2017

Map

Nearest Airport
15 Miles
Leeds/Bradford
Nearest Barpub
20 Metres
Cock and Bottle
Nearest Ferry
40 Miles
Hull
Nearest Golf
4 Miles
Fulford
Nearest Train
0.5 Miles
York
Nearest Motorway
10 Miles
A1/M1
Nearest Restaurant
0.25 Miles
Montana Bar
Nearest Beach
35 Miles
Scarbrough
Car: not necessary

York Opera House, providing a varied programme to suit all tastes, is directly opposite the apartment on the other side of the river.

River cruises leave regularly from the quayside across the river.

Historic walks and talks as well as several museums and galleries.

Walk along the walls that surround the old city of York and enjoy the spectacular views.

Popular clubs and pubs are just a short walk away.

Many restaurants to choose from.

3-screen cinema showing a variety of films ranging from the latest releases to specialist independent productions.

Cycle pathways around the city and along the river (2 bicycles available).

At least five golf courses to play (transport required to get there).

Amenities

York Apartment Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • apartment
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 2:00 PM
  • /
  • Check-out: 10:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 4
  • Min. age of primary renter: 21
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Pets not allowed
  • Non smoking only
  • No Hen/Stag Parties. No children under the age of 10 years. No parking in the courtyard other than to unload on arrival and loading on departure.
Location Type:
  • Downtown
  • Waterfront
Theme:
  • Historic
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Towels Provided
  • Tumble Dryer
  • Washing Machine
  • Free Wifi
Kitchen:
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , combination tub/shower
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 4
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 double
    Bedroom 2 - 1 queen
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Games for Kids
  • Music Library
  • Radio
  • Stereo ...
  • Television
  • VCR
Outside:
  • Bicycles
  • 1 bicycles
Suitability:
  • suitable for elderly or infirm
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Attractions:
  • autumn foliage
  • botanical garden
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • library
  • live theater
  • museums
  • playground
  • pond
  • restaurants
  • ruins
  • water parks
Leisure Activities:
  • bird watching
  • eco tourism
  • horseback riding
  • outlet shopping
  • paddle boating
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • mountain biking
  • sailing
  • swimming
  • tennis

Reviews

Excellent! 4.6/5 -
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average rating of 4.6296296 based on 27 reviews
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5

Stylish comfortable and perfect position

  • 5 of 5

My friend and I had a wonderful week. The apartment was well appointed. Comfortable, and stylish. It was just across the river from the centre of York, and it was easy to walk to all attractions. There were a couple of small grocery stores within a block of the apartment. When we were not exploring all that Edinburgh has to offer, we could watch life on the river from the lounge room and one bedroom window. As other reviewers have noted, there is some noise from the pubs over the river, but not really a significant issue- apart from reminding us of our advancing years! The owner and her cleaner made checking in very smooth. I would definitely return.

  • Submitted: Apr 16, 2017
  • Stayed: April 2017
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for your kind review. I note that you mention Edinburgh, which I believe is your next destination, hence your confusion. We look forward to your return visit.
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Very convenient and wonderful location.

  • 3 of 5

Had a wonderful stay. Convenient location. The host was ready to answer all my questions. The housekeeper was very warm n helpful. No complaints from a happy bunch here.

  • Submitted: Nov 2, 2017
  • Stayed: October 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Beautiful apartment in fantastic location

  • 4 of 5

The apartment was clean and very well equipped. The location couldn't have been better a couple of minutes walk into the centre, a quirky local "haunted" pub opposite called the cock and bottle, no food but great beers and gin. As a disabled driver parking was fantastic as york allows you to park in any residents street parking so we parked less than 100yards away all weekend. We enjoyed the whole experience and would book again

  • Submitted: Oct 22, 2017
  • Stayed: October 2017
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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5

Amazing stay so relaxing in a beautiful flat looking over the river

  • 5 of 5

That location was just perfect to walking into town and loads of delicious restaurants around the area. The view is spectacular and the flat was spacious with load of books tv and music system. We had absolutely no problems and had a great time! Highly recommend to stay here.

  • Submitted: Oct 15, 2017
  • Stayed: October 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Excellent

  • 5 of 5

Great position , nice to be a little bit out if the centre of town with lovely views over river . Very quiet, clean, well presented place . Warm welcome from owners representative and very accomodating allowing us to leave luggage till late in afternoon .

  • Submitted: Oct 1, 2017
  • Stayed: September 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Lovely riverside apartment in town centre

  • 5 of 5

This apartment is wonderfully sited 2 mins walk from york centre idealy situated the accommodation is clean and well equiped we have had alovely weekend highly recomend this acelin boswell

  • Submitted: Aug 27, 2017
  • Stayed: August 2017
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Rates & Availability

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Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Fees No additional mandatory fees

Minimum stay is for 2 nights.
Friday to Friday for weekly bookings, also possible to book long weekends and mid - week breaks, Starting Monday's and Fridays only, please enquire for dates and prices.
Although there is no parking available for the apartment, it is permissible to drive into the courtyard in order to unload or load your car. We can direct you to free off street parking within 15minutes walk from the apartment.

Payment by cheque, PayPal or bank transfer 4 weeks before arrival.

Earliest arrival time 3pm
Departure time 10am

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund if canceled at least 7 days before arrival date.
  • 100% refund if canceled at least 14 days before arrival date.
  • Service Fee fully refunded on cancellations that qualify for 100% refund.

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