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Safestay York

  • VisitEngland 4 Star Tourist Hostel
  • VisitEngland Cyclists Welcome
  • VisitEngland Walkers Welcome

Tourist Hostel with 24 bedrooms £12-£311 pppnb





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 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!




    See location of Safestay York on Google mapsSee location on Google maps

    Map reference: SE 598516  Lat: 53.95702 Long: -1.08923

    Train & bus station:

    York Train Station - 4-5 minutes walk.

    Turn right out of station. Walk up the hill to the traffic lights. Turn left, going under the city walls arch onto Micklegate and we are located around 200 metres on the left.

    Megabus stop (Leeman Road) - 4-5 minutes walk

    From Leeman Road, walk straight towards the traffic lights and cross the road. You will see 'Reflex' 80s bar on your right. Turn right onto Micklegate and we are around 200 metres on the right side of the road.


    Micklegate House,
    88-90 Micklegate,
    YO1 6JX


    • Children welcomeChildren welcome
    • TelevisionTelevision
    • Licenced (table or bar)Licenced (table or bar)
    • Ironing facilitiesIroning facilities
    • Snacks/afternoon teaSnacks/afternoon tea
    • Building of historical interestBuilding of historical interest
    • Central heatingCentral heating
    • Laundry facilitiesLaundry facilities
    • Linen providedLinen provided
    • Telephone (public)Telephone (public)
    • Games room onsiteGames room onsite
    • Snooker/billiards/pool onsiteSnooker/billiards/pool onsite
    • Visa/Mastercard/Switch acceptedVisa/Mastercard/Switch accepted
    • WiFi or internet accessWiFi or internet access
    • Showers availableShowers available
    • Coach parties welcomedCoach parties welcomed
    • Single sex groups welcomedSingle sex groups welcomed
    • HairdryerHairdryer
    • Staff fluent in DutchStaff fluent in Dutch
    • Staff fluent in PolishStaff fluent in Polish
    • Drying facilitiesDrying facilities
    • Breakfast availableBreakfast available
    • On street/public parkingOn street/public parking
    • Hot waterHot water
    • Bedding providedBedding provided
    • Secure luggage storageSecure luggage storage
    • 24 hour reception24 hour reception
    • Common roomCommon room

    Children under 16 to be in a dorm room with family only. Not to share with other guests Walkers welcome. Smoking only permitted outside in the courtyard. Vending machine available 24h snack and drinks. WIFI only in the communal area. Children welcome from any age.


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