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AMENITIES
Free Internet
Breakfast Available
Air Conditioning
Non-Smoking Hotel
Family Rooms
Bar/Lounge
Multilingual Staff
4 Star accommodation
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All reviews bed dorm great location privacy curtains top bunk train station private bathroom common areas shower and toilet beautiful building no lift enjoyed my stay city centre short stay hostel beds dormitory micklegate
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Stayed one night with a friend. Lounge bar was really nice and all the staff were super friendly. 24 hour reception was ideal and cheap parking out the front. Room was quite nice but fairly basic. Everything you need but could have been a bit...More

Date of stay: January 2019
Thank 508sarahjayneh
Response from CarlyYork123, Manager at Safestay YorkResponded 6 days ago

Hello! Thank you very much for your review! We are glad to hear that you enjoyed your stay in our lovely hostel and were satisfied of our staff and service! We are always looking at ways in which we can improve our services and facilities...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We travelled to York for the annual panto and were just going to travel home again afterwards but after I'd had a few drinks I persuaded my husband he wanted to do the same 😂. I looked for a last minute place to stay (this...More

Date of stay: January 2019
Thank 397adeler
Response from CarlyYork123, Receptionist at Safestay YorkResponded 1 week ago

Hey! Thank you very much for your review! We are pleased to hear you enjoyed your stay with us and liked your room and our central location! We hope to see you again soon here in York! Happy and safe travels! Kind Regards, Laurine

Reviewed 4 November 2018

Stayed here before with just two people and booked in again this time with kids, great building friendly staff, massive room and comfy beds, booked out a dorm room, no TV for kids but no the end of the world as not really in the...More

Date of stay: October 2018
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Response from CarlyYork123, Manager at Safestay YorkResponded 6 November 2018

Hello. Thank You for your review. Its great you came back and again and enjoyed your second stay! See you next time! Kind Regards, Lois

Reviewed 1 November 2018

No Wi-fi or heating. Nightclub music and vibrations kept me awake past 3:30am. Came here with niece from Oz. Spent most of the night in the corridor outside my room to access Wi-fi to amuse myself whilst I didn’t sleep. Indecent @£117 for 2 nights...More

Date of stay: October 2018
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Response from CarlyYork123, Manager at Safestay YorkResponded 2 November 2018

Good morning. First of all we would like to thank you for taking the time to leave us a review. We are always trying to improve upon our facilities and services, and your feedback is greatly appreciated. I'd like to apologise for the noise that...More

Reviewed 29 October 2018 via mobile

Visited this hotel and the room that we was provided with was awfull.No hot water and was very unclean.They don’t specify on their website that there is so lift and we was placed on the top floor so we had to climb three flights of...More

Date of stay: October 2018
Thank Emily B
Response from CarlyYork123, Manager at Safestay YorkResponded 30 October 2018

Good afternoon and thank you for taking the time to leave a review.. We are so sorry to hear about the bad experience you had when visiting us here in York. We are always looking to improve on our facilities and services, and your feedback...More

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Safestay York is set in a beautiful Georgian townhouse less than 10 minutes’ walk from York train station and even closer to the historic city centre. You’ll love the affordable accommodation and stylish social More spaces, 24 hour reception and free Wi-Fi throughout. With twin, double and family en-suite rooms as well as en-suite and standard dormitories for 4 to 12 people there’s a bed for every budget. All bed linen is included and private rooms boast flat screen televisions, tea and coffee making facilities, and towels too. In dormitories Safestay’s own brand of bunk beds are fitted with a personal night-light and surrounded by privacy curtains, allowing for a comfortable night's sleep. There’s a locker for each bed too, making it easy to store your luggage and valuables. The four social spaces include a breakfast room, serving continental breakfast every day, a fully licensed bar, games room and heated courtyard. The hostel also has a laundry, bike racks and a luggage store for guests to use at their pleasure. The blend of the surreal and the traditional reflects the fairy tale feel of York, giving the hostel an individual charm of its own; whilst staying true to Safestay’s award winning design. Great for groups and individuals Safestay is York’s first choice hostel for the savvy traveller. Stay at Safestay York and you’ll be within easy walking distance of The York Minster, Clifford’s Tower, Jorvik Viking Centre, The Shambles, National Railway Museum, The York Dungeons and much more! Less
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Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Bar/Lounge
Free Internet
Air Conditioning
Breakfast Available
Laundry Service
Multilingual Staff
Non-Smoking Hotel
Refrigerator in room
Self-Serve Laundry
Pool
Beachfront
Room Service
Free Parking
Restaurant
Spa
Breakfast included
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
23
Price range
US$37 - US$146 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Formerly known as
Ace York - Boutique Hostel
Also Known As
Ace York - Boutique Hotel York
Location
United Kingdom > England > Yorkshire > North Yorkshire > York
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
23
Price range
US$37 - US$146 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Formerly known as
Ace York - Boutique Hostel
Also Known As
Ace York - Boutique Hotel York
Location
United Kingdom > England > Yorkshire > North Yorkshire > York
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Mullalove
28 March 2018|
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Response from RollingMaps | Reviewed this property |
Hello, There is no BIDET system in UK. So you will not find the same at most of the hotel or hostel. Yes, the bar downstairs serves draught. Thanks.
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Arthur G
23 January 2018|
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Response from Armando S | Reviewed this property |
I repeat the answer: I went to and left York by train, but know they didn't offer parking facility. In August 2017 somebody wrote: "... in the street it is impossible to park more than 2 hours. The price of the season is... More
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"Stay out, don’t sleep here."
Cruiser32076508771
31 Oct 2018
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"Bottom floor if you have a family."
P2066IWelizabethh
24 Aug 2018
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"Better a private room"
153armandos
18 Nov 2017
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"The basement room we had was very noisy"
JC1972
19 Aug 2017
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