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Stylish Award Winning City Centre Apartment with Private Car Parking



Updated: 29-Sep-2016
Apartment in York, Yorkshire, England - Ref:05 - Central, Private And Peaceful Location With The Bonus Of Shops, Bars And Restaurants Close By

Gold award two-bedroom ground floor apartment in Central York. A peaceful location within a short stroll of York Minster. Supermarket across the road. Restaurants, bars and shops all close by. Stylishly furnished with original artwork, high-spec technology equipment, free Wi-Fi. Clean, crisp, white bedlinen, white fluffy towels, toiletries, powerful hair-dryer. Fully equipped kitchens, modern bathroom, Hypnos beds, good quality furnishings and attention to detail.

  • Sleeps 3
  • 2 Bedrooms
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Parking
  • Internet
  • Dish washer
  • Washing machine

Top Traveller Review

About the Owner

Married with two children, well-travelled. Born in North Yorkshire and living locally, just outside York, for 36 years.

Teacher by profession but have experience of holiday properties for over 28 years.

Apartments have won the 'Best Self-Catering' in York twice, 2004 and 2013 and a runner up in 2006..

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Speaks English, Spanish, A basic knowledge of French

Guestbook comments from the owner

'A perfect holiday in a first-class apartment, we'll be back! Thank you for all your kindness - four days not enough to explore this paradise. Hope to return in the future and will be recommending this apartment to friends'

'Very comfortable apartment, easy walking distance to city. So much to see and do, a visit to the Railway Museum is a delight. Lots of great places to eat and fabulous 'real ale' pubs.'

'Absolutely fabulous apartments with everything you could possibly need. Wished we could have stayed longer. We will be back. Brilliant!'

'Everything was wonderful, as usual. Our 6th stay so that sort of speaks for itself. You've spoilt us and now we don't want to go anywhere else.xx'

'Thank you for such a wonderful apartment. As first time visitors we were delighted at how at home we were made to feel, lovely welcome and touches. Needless to say this will not be our last visit. Thank you, a wonderful, warm luxury apartment central for everything.'
Sep 2012
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2 Reviews

2 holidaymaker reviews


Ideal location

  • 5 of 5

This was an immaculately presented property, with the added bonus of a parking space - essential if arriving by car. The location was excellent - just a few minutes walk to the centre of beautiful York. Very clean, comfortable, well equipped & with a conveniently situated Sainsbury's just across the road. Sparkling wine & chocolates provided foe Valentine's day ! No hesitation in recommending.

  • Review Submitted: Feb 19, 2014
  • Date of Stay: Feb 2014
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you so much. Our guests' comfort and satisfaction is of paramount importance to us. Great reviews make all our efforts worthwile.
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Absolutely fantastic

  • 5 of 5

This was property was absolutely excellent. Superbly clean and brilliant facilities. Very close to York town centre. Would definitely recommend this to couples or a small family.

Also very personal extra added touches - fresh flowers and homemade scones on arrival.

Thank you

  • Review Submitted: Aug 14, 2013
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2013
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you - our guests satisfaction is very important to us.
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From the Owner

This apartment is next to No 6, on the ground floor, very central yet quiet location with allocated parking. Also in a great position to get in and out of York by road so all the attractions of North Yorkshire, ie moors, coast are easily accesible.

Activity and Interests

Nearest Airport : Leeds/Bradford or Manchester at 50 Kilometres Nearest Ferry : Hull at 65 Kilometres Nearest Beach : Whitby/Scarborough/Robin Hoods Bay at 55 Kilometres Car: not necessary


The beautiful North Yorkshire Coast is accessible by car and is approximately one hour from the apartment.


Car is not necessary as York is a vibrant city with lots to see and do.

Leeds/Bradford 40 minutes by road.

Manchester 1 hour 30 minutes by road. Good Train Service Direct to York.

London 2 hours by rail and Edinburgh 2 hours 30 minutes by rail.


Harrogate 21 miles - 30 minutes by rail

Leeds 27 miles - 20 minutes by rail

Further Details:

The historic sights of York, medieval streets, York Minster, Viking Centre, are all within a short stroll. The Visitor Centre is 5 minutes walk. All the attractions, shops, bars, restaurants and night-life are all close by. Sainsbury supermarket is 2 minutes walk.


Rental rates

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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event Price
14 Oct 2016 - 22 Dec 2016
3 night minimum stay
for 3 nights
Christmas and New Year
23 Dec 2016 - 5 Jan 2017
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights

Additional pricing information

Fees No additional mandatory fees

Booking Notes:
£100 is required at the time of booking then the balance of payment is due six weeks prior to arrival.

Changeover Day:
Friday or Monday(off-peak)
Weekly starts on a Friday, weekend and mid-week breaks most of the year.
Arrival after 2 pm (if arriving by train or from abroad we usually accommodate early arrivals). 10 am departure.

Notes on prices:
Weekend and mid-week breaks are available, contact directly for prices
3 Night Weekends and 4 night mid-weeks Except Christmas, New Year, Easter and School Summer Holidays.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

Please ask the owner or check their rental agreement when booking the property.
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Updated: 29-Sep-2016
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From the Owner

Allocated free on-site parking in a central location in York is at a premium. The car can be left during the whole duration of the stay with an easy 5 minute walk into the centre of York.

Property Type

  • apartment


  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking
  • Tumble Dryer
  • Washing Machine


  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob


  • Television

Location Type

  • city centre
  • town


  • churches
  • cinemas
  • library
  • live theatre
  • museums
  • restaurants
  • ruins

Leisure Activities

  • outlet shopping
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking

Local Services & Businesses

  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • massage therapist
  • medical services

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • cycling
  • golf
  • hiking
  • tennis


  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet, Bath (no shower), Shower Enclosure
  • One light, modern tiled bathroom, shower over bath with fixed bath-screen.


  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 3
  • Bedroom 1
  • Bedroom 2
  • Description of sleeping capacity: Sleeps 3 (2 Bedrooms) Regret no children under 10. Notes on bedrooms: Large Bedroom with Hypnos 5ft bed, large built-in wardrobe/cupboard. Flat screen TV I-pod dock and alarm. Single bedroom with 3ft divan, radio/alarm.


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  • Notes on accommodation: Due to the quiet and mainly residential nature of this small block, the apartment is not suitable for children under 10, or pets. It is also not suitable for single sex stag or hen parties. Outside: The apartment is set in a small courtyard development but there is no private outside space. Utility Room: Iron, ironing board, airer in utility cupboard. Cleaning / Towels / Linen / Maid service: All white high-thread count bed-linen, white fluffy towels, tea-towels, kitchen towels, cloths and cleaning products

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