Explore York

A vibrant festival city with Roman roots and a Viking past, offering an adventure for everyone.

Where to stay in York

We’re experts at finding the best value-for-money accommodation all across Europe. We’ve even negotiated exclusive deals for you to get discounts at all of our top picks. These are our favorite places to stay in York:
Astor York is set in a beautiful Grade II listed Victorian building, just a 10 minute walk from the historic centre of York.

What to do in York

Imagine a city with Roman roots and a Viking past, where ancient walls surround contemporary independent shops and vibrant eateries and there’s a festival for every month of the year. Welcome to York – the Original City Adventure! Perfectly placed half-way between London and Edinburgh and with the glorious Yorkshire Dales, North York Moors and Wolds right on the doorstep, York is unlike any other English city. There’s thirty world-class museums you can explore, the best racecourse in the country and a thriving cultural scene, not forgetting, York is voted the best place to live in the UK by the Sunday Times.
Hop-on hop-off open-top bus tour around York, with a live guide.
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Think grown-up scavenger hunt meets escape room meets murder mystery, played outside across a city. All you need is a phone and a sense of adventure!

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