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City Center Town House with Views of York Minster

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View of York Minster from Master Bedroom


Last updated: 07/16/2014
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  • Minimum stay:2-3 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

York townhome description

No need to compromise on comfort: curl up in the master bedroom between luxurious cotton sheets (White Company) in an American King bed (Relyon) with a rosewood frame and headboard (Simon Horn).

Ideal for couples or families wanting to explore all that York has to offer. Walking distance to York Minster, Jorvik Centre, museums, etc. Less than 2 minutes to the famous Betty's cafe tea rooms. Access to the city walls is nearby.

Very quiet, secure, accommodation yet right in the center of the city. Close to York station for those who want to leave their car at home (private parking for those who don't).

Enjoy great views of York Minster from the master bedroom and roof terrace.

Property has one King bedroom with en-suite shower room, access to roof terrace and views of York Minster. Second bedroom is a Twin (two 3' beds) and also has access to the terrace and the family bathroom. Twin can be made up as a second King (6') on request. Both these bedrooms are on the top floor. On the ground floor is another shower room and kids bedroom with four bunks, woodland mural and fiber optic twinkling star ceiling. Please note that this bunk room is not suitable for adults.

Open plan living room and kitchen with modern AEG appliances,including dishwasher, American 'side by side' fridge/freezer, washer/dryer and waste disposal. Oak furniture and large slate dining table which seats 8.

Large flat screen HD TV (46') with Blu-ray DVD, digital and internet TV. Broadband internet available via WiFi throughout. Underfloor heating.

Please note that single sex groups such as those attending stag/hen events are not welcome.

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Property Type

  • 3 story
  • Townhome
  • 2000 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

      • Vacation Rental


          • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

          Onsite Services

          • Housekeeper Optional
          • Concierge


          • Minimum Age Limit For Renters:


          • Non Smoking Only
          • Pets Not Allowed
          • Wheelchair Inaccessible
          • Unsuitable For Elderly Or Infirm

          Bedrooms: 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8, Beds for 8

          • Bedroom 1: 1 king

            American King - 6'. Ensuite...moreless

          • Bedroom 2: 1 king, 2 twin/ single, 1 baby crib

            Can be configured as American King (6') or two 3' singles...moreless

          • Bedroom 3: 4 child bed

            Bunk beds - not suitable for adults...moreless

          • The property sleeps 4 adults plus 4 children in a bunk room. Note that this is a town house over three floors and is probably not suitable for someone who is disabled or struggles with stairs. Both main bedrooms are on the top floor, the bunk room is on the ground floor. Please bear this in mind if traveling with young children....moreless

          Bathrooms: 3 Bathrooms

          • Bathroom 1: toilet, shower

            Ensuite to Bedroom 1...moreless

          • Bathroom 2: toilet, combination tub/shower

            Top Floor...moreless

          • Bathroom 3: toilet, shower

            Ground Floor...moreless

          • Please note that the ensuite shower room is quite small but the Master Bedroom also has use of the larger Family bathroom on the top floor....moreless

          Other Amenities

              • The property doesn't have air conditioning but a heat exchanger provides cooling in the summer. The property is in the center of York and 5 minutes from York railway station. A parking bay is available with the property and is 5 minutes walk from Blake Street. Please note that single sex groups such as those attending stag/hen events are not welcome....moreless


              • Television:

                Digital and internet TV services...moreless


              • Family
              • Historic


              • Churches
              • Cinemas
              • Festivals
              • Live Theater
              • Museums
              • Restaurants

              Leisure Activities

                  • Sight Seeing

                  Location Type

                      • Downtown

                      catering options

                          • Guests Provide Their Own Meals


                          • Child's Highchair
                          • Dining Area
                          • Seating for 8 people

                          forms of payment

                              • Accept Credit Card


                              • Washing Machine
                              • Internet
                              • Towels Provided
                              • Alarm Clock
                              • Ceiling Fans
                              • Filtered Water
                              • Hair Dryer
                              • Toilet Paper
                              • Wireless Internet
                              • Water Cooler
                              • Local Maps
                              • Paper Towels
                              • Security System
                              • Shampoo
                              • Basic Soaps
                              • Heating
                              • Linens Provided
                              • Clothes Dryer
                              • Parking

                              house cleaning

                                  • Housekeeper Optional


                                  • Stove
                                  • Toaster
                                  • Blender
                                  • Ice Maker
                                  • Grill
                                  • 4 Ring Stove
                                  • Cooking Utensils
                                  • Garbage Disposal
                                  • Dishwasher
                                  • Refrigerator
                                  • Freezer
                                  • Oven
                                  • Microwave


                                  • Outdoor Furniture
                                  • Balcony:

                                    Views to York Minster. 2 lounge chairs & cushions provided....moreless



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                                  from 1 traveler reviews
                                  Rental basis: Per property
                                  Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
                                  2014 Summer Rates
                                  Jul 8 - Sep 7, 2014
                                  3 night min stay
                                  £210 £295
                                  Fri, Sat, Sun
                                  £1,092 £3,600
                                  2014 Autumn Rates
                                  Sep 8 - Jan 1, 2015
                                  2 night min stay
                                  £195 £275
                                  Fri, Sat, Sun
                                  £952 £3,300
                                  2015 Winter Rates
                                  Jan 2 - Mar 19, 2015
                                  2 night min stay
                                  £195 £275
                                  Fri, Sat, Sun
                                  £1,330 £3,870
                                  My Standard Rate
                                  3 night min stay
                                  £210 £295
                                  Fri, Sat, Sun
                                  £1,330 £3,870
                                  * Approximate Monthly rates, actual rate will depend on the days of the month you stay

                                  Additional information about rental rates


                                  • Refundable Damage Deposit £250
                                  • Taxes Not included


                                  The property's weekend rates apply to: Friday, Saturday and Sunday nights;

                                  Arrival after 4pm, departure by 10am;

                                  Credit card payments accepted via PayPal and by telephone.

                                  £250 Security Deposit required. Cleaning after the stay is included, additional housekeeper visits @ £45.

                                  Concierge charges for any additional services by agreement.

                                  Cancellation policy:

                                  Policy available by contacting manager when booking.

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                                  Last updated: 07/16/2014
                                  Check availability
                                  23 Available
                                  21 Unavailable
                                  22 Today
                                  23 Selected dates


                                  50 Kilometres
                                  Nearest Airport
                                  Leeds Bradford
                                  0.5 Kilometres
                                  Nearest Train
                                  York Station

                                  Car: Not Necessary

                                  Visit York, one of Europe's most inspiring cities

                                  If you are looking for a cultural getaway, romantic short break, relaxing UK holiday or family day out then visit York and be inspired. Renowned for its exquisite architecture, tangle of quaint cobbled streets and the iconic York Minster, York is fast developing a flourishing, cutting-edge scene.

                                  Delve into the city's vibrant café culture, take time out to enjoy some of the country's most talented street entertainers or simply watch the world go by while sipping a drink by the river.

                                  A city of contrasts and exciting discoveries, York is a place where the old encompasses the new and the commonplace meets with the unexpected.Broaden your mind with a visit to world class museums or a variety of festivals held throughout the year catering for all ages and interests.


                                  Manager info

                                  Year Purchased: 2007

                                  About: My wife and I are both professionals and currently live in the USA. We have four boys and Blake Mews is our holiday home in the UK. We only get to use it a couple of weeks per year so we hope you enjoy it!

                                  Why York:
                                  An award winning small development in the heart of this historic city with views of York Minster. For overseas visitors, York is a great base from which to explore the UK with London and Edinburgh readily accessible by direct trains (just 2 hours to London). Leave the car at home and enjoy a break in this lively city. Blake Mews is a modern town house that was developed to a high standard in 2007. The mews is safe and secure but in the center of town. Linens etc. are provided. The kitchen is well equipped but with all of York's restaurants and bars so close at hand you may never use it. Fantastic location for a weekend break or holiday with older children. Property sleeps 4 adults and 4 children in a bunk room. Winner of York Design Awards, 2008.

                                  The Unique Benefits at this Townhome:
                                  Concierge service available.

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                                  Speaks: english

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                                  • View of York Minster from Master Bedroom

                                    View of York Minster from Master Bedroom

                                  • Front Door

                                    Front Door

                                  • Kitchen


                                  • Living Area

                                    Living Area

                                  • Dining Area

                                    Dining Area

                                  • Second Bedroom

                                    Second Bedroom

                                  • Bunk Room

                                    Bunk Room

                                  • Bunk Room with star ceiling

                                    Bunk Room with star ceiling

                                  • Exterior of Development

                                    Exterior of Development

                                  • Front Hall

                                    Front Hall

                                  • Living Area TV

                                    Living Area TV

                                  • Dining Area

                                    Dining Area

                                  • Master Bedroom

                                    Master Bedroom

                                  • Family Bathroom - Top Floor

                                    Family Bathroom - Top Floor

                                  • Bunk Room

                                    Bunk Room

                                  • Downstairs Bathroom

                                    Downstairs Bathroom

                                  £195 - £295 per night (GBP)

                                  3 Bedroom / 3 Bathroom
                                  Sleeps 8

                                  View calendar: Updated 07/16/14
                                  Minimum stay: 2-3 nights
                                  Dates are unavailable
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