For a truly unique experience, enjoy a stay in England's oldest living convent.
We're proud to offer comfort, convenience, great value and a friendly service in our magnificent Grade 1 Listed building.
The location of the Bar Convent is second to none; just around the corner from York Railway Station and a stones throw away from the City Walls and all of York's restaurants, shops and attractions.
There are twenty guest bedrooms, with options to suit different budgets and all bookings include our award-winning breakfast.To book a room direct, and for the best rates, click HERE.
Within the building, you can also enjoy a visit to our café, serving some of the best scones and cakes in York, our beautiful private garden and state-of-the-art conferencing facilities. Guests are invited to discover the history of this fascinating building in our Hidden Chapel, one of the best examples in Europe, and also recieve a discount to our fascinating exhibition which tells the three-hundred-year story of the site. Learn more about the heritage centre HERE.
Check-in time is from 3pm, except by special arrangement, and luggage can be stored for you at no cost. A disabled toilet and baby changing facilities are also available.
Don't miss our midweek 3 nights for the price of 2 special offer when you book with us directly. More details can be found HERE.
Whether you're visiting York for business or pleasure, we promise an enjoyable stay with a welcome you'll want to return to.
- Visa/Mastercard/Switch accepted
- Licenced (table or bar)
- Restaurant open to non-residents
- Snacks/afternoon tea
- Special diets available
- Vegetarian diet available
- Children welcome
- Eat Out to Help Out
- Conference facilities
- On street/public parking
- Designated smoking area
- Lounge for residents' use
- Night porter
- Passenger lift
- Telephone (public)
- Television available
- Totally non-smoking
- Building of historical interest
- Coach parties welcomed