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Safestay York

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Safestay York is based in Micklegate House; a Georgian townhouse built in 1752 and located in one of the oldest parts of the city. This impressive townhouse boasts magnificent original features including a stone-flagged entrance hall, grand sweeping staircase, panelled rooms, vaulted cellar and Rococo ceiling, with modern improvements and air conditioning throughout for additional comfort. When you visit Safestay York, you have the opportunity to stay in luxury accommodation at a budget price, close to all the major attractions, what more could you ask for?

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Finding us is easy

Micklegate House is just a 5 minute walk from both York train and bus station. Just a 5-10 minute walk will get you into the city centre, where you will find hundreds of restaurants, shops and attractions, making Safestay an ideal choice for your visit to York.


By Train - York mainline train station is 550m (about 6 minutes) from the hostel. Upon exiting the train station, turn right into Queens Street (A1036). Continue down this street for a few minutes and turn left onto Micklegate. You will find Micklegate House a few hundred yards further down on the left hand side.

Safestay York

Micklegate House
88-90 Micklegate
Tel: +44 (0)1904 627720


  • Free WIFI
  • Luggage store
  • Laundry room
  • Bar & Restaurant

Fancy going from one Safestay Hostel to another? Talk to our reception teams when you stay with us and they'll inform you of great discounts on our standard rates for booking Safestay hostels in other cities. Offers are subject to availability and cannot be applied in conjunction with any other offer.