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City Centre Apartment In A Small Courtyard Development With Private Car Parking

Bedrooms 2
Property type apartment
Minimum Stay 3 - 7 nights
Popular Features
  • Free Wifi
  • Washing Machine
  • Parking


About the property

Apartment 12 Monkbridge Court, York City Centre - Central But Peaceful, Well-Equipped Two Bedroomed Apartment With Everything On The Doorstep

A bright and airy, stylishly furnished two bedroomed apartment set in a small courtyard development in central York with views across the rooftops to the Minster. The furniture is modern, and comfortable, media is high-tech, free-view, DVDs, I-Pod docks and good, free Wi-fi access. Bedlinen is high thread-count white linen, fluffy white towels, toiletries, high-powered hairdryer. The kitchen is well-equipped and has stocks of essential items. There is a supermarket close-by and restaurants/bars and shops are a three minute stroll away. York itself is a major tourist city with many attractions, medieval streets, museums, galleries and frequent festivals, a food festival in September, Viking Festival in February are just two. The apartment is central, it is in a quiet location with the benefit of on-site private parking within the planted courtyard. There is also a secure cycle store for those bringing cycles or hiring cycles. Cycles can be hired, delivered and picked up. WE regret we cannot accept children under 10. 3 night minimum booking.

Angela Bush
Member since: 2011
Speaks English, Spanish, A basic knowledge of French
Calendar last updated:
21 August, 2017

About Angela Bush

Recently widowed, two adult children, well-travelled. Born in North Yorkshire and living locally, just outside York, for 38 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..

Angela Bush purchased this apartment in 2000

Why Angela Bush chose York

Great location with car-parking, on the first floor overlooking a planted, courtyard. Excellent access out of York by car. 5 minutes walk to the Minster, which can be seen from the sitting room window.

What makes this apartment unique

A view across the courtyard towards the Minster, the car can be seen below in the well-lit, planted courtyard. The Ancient Walls of York are just three minutes walk away.

Guestbook comments from the owner

'A wonderful apartment in a beautiful city. Wonderful attention to detail in the flat..........a home from home. Thank you so much.'

'Another fabulous stay in Angela's lovely apartments. Perfect to come home to after a long day out. Brilliant location and not too far to any of York's attractions. Wouldn't stay anywhere else.'

'Wonderfully surprised on arrival, better than expected, the little touches great. Location could not be better. Peacefully home from home . Would come again.'

'Lovely bright, clean apartment. Thank you for the welcoming touches. Great to be so close to shops. Thank you so much.'

'Fantastic apartment. Fantastic location. Will definitely return.'

'Perfect apartment, perfect location for York centre. Perfect weekend away. Hopefully stay longer next time.'

'Lovely apartment, excellent location, superb city.'
Sep 2012
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Accommodation and facilities for this holiday apartment in Heworth in York

Property Type:
  • apartment
  • floor 1
Building Type:
  • building
  • Self-catering
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 4
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • town
  • Heating
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided
  • Tumble Dryer
  • Washing Machine
  • Free Wifi
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 4 people
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Bath (no shower) , Shower Enclosure
  • Modern, light, tiled bathroom with shower and bath.
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 4
  • Description of sleeping capacity: Sleeps 4 (2 Bedrooms) Regret No children under 10 Notes on bedrooms: Main bedroom with a large 5ft comfortable bed.flat screen TV and DAB radio/alarm clock. Twin bedroom with two 3ft divan beds and i-pod dock.
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • Bicycles
  • Golf ...
Onsite Services:
  • Massage
  • 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
  • swimming
Notes on accommodation: Due to the nature of the apartments and the mainly residential area we regret we are unable to accept children under 10 or pets. The apartment is also not suitable for single sex hen/stag parties. Outside: The apartment is part of a small courtyard development but the apartment itself has no private outside space. The apartment is on the first floor which is the top floor. It is an extremely light and airy apartment with a lovely rooftop view across to York Minster. All the historic attractions are within a 5 minute stroll. There is a convenient supermarket close by. Utility Room: Utility cupboard with iron, ironing board, airer. Supplemenatry heater/cool fan. Cleaning / Towels / Linen / Maid service: Linen and towels are changed, beds made up and thorough cleaning on arrival and departure. Extra cleaning and linen change can easily be arranged. Daily, if necessary. Other: Large entrance hall with separate secure entrance into individual apartments - two floors and seven apartments


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Car: not necessary


The beautiful North Yorkshire Coast is 1 hour by car. The Dales and Moors are all within easy reach.

York itself has many attractions with the Minster just a 5 minute walk and the bars/restaurants/nightlife very close.


Car is not necessary as train links are good and everywhere within the City is accessible by foot.

Leeds/Bradford Airport 40 minutes by car.

Manchester Airport 1 hour 30 minutes by car - also a direct train service to York from the airport.

London Kings Cross is 2 hours by train and Edinburgh is 2 hours 30 minutes.


Harrogate 21 miles - 40 minutes by train.

Leeds 27 miles - 30 minutes by train.

Further Details:

Sainsburys Supermarket very close - 2 minutes walk. All of the city centre shops within 5 minutes walk.


Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday apartment in Heworth, North Yorkshire

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event Price
14 Jul 2017 - 24 Aug 2017
3 night minimum stay
for 3 nights
Late Summer
25 Aug 2017 - 14 Sep 2017
3 night minimum stay
for 3 nights
15 Sep 2017 - 21 Dec 2017
3 night minimum stay
for 3 nights
Christmas and New Year
22 Dec 2017 - 4 Jan 2018
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 with the balance payable six weeks prior to arrival.

Changeover Day:
Weekly bookings have a Friday changeover. Breaks can be Friday or Monday. Arrival is from 2 pm - we can accommodate guests arriving by train or from abroad with an earlier arrival if necessary. Departure is 10 am.

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.