Top 15 Airbnb Vacation Rentals In York, England - Updated 2021

airbnb York England, Uk

The walled city of York offers travelers a unique vacation experience. The historic city is known for the many castles, museums, cathedrals, and galleries featuring the different eras which built York from the ground up. Understand how York managed through the rule of the Romans and Vikings, and how the area became the modern city it is today. If you’re planning a trip to the historical destination of York, do select from the different accommodations we’ve prepared for you, some of the best Airbnb vacation rentals in York, England – sure to keep you comfortable and cozy throughout your stay.

1. A gorgeous cottage (from USD 376)

Stay in a 300-year-old cottage that throughout the years has remained gorgeous. Situated opposite Museum Gardens, the cottage is furnished and equipped to a very high standard. Indulge in facilities such as four bedrooms and two bathrooms for eight people. You will also love the low ceilings, fireplaces and wonky staircases. Wireless internet access is also available for free.

58 Marygate York. Gorgeous central 300 y/o cottage
York, United Kingdom
67 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Entire cottage 6 Beds 8 Guests 4 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 8

Top guest reviews
very clean and beautifully decorated
the house is great very clean top quality bed linen towels etc
the house was incredibly clean and tidy and very well equipped
very well decorated and clean
the house itself was spotlessly clean equipped with everything you could possibly need warm and beautifully decorated
the host is great
the host louise was helpful and easy to communicate with
loiuse proved to be a highly efficient & responsive host meeting all our needs
louise was quick to respond to my emails and always friendly
louise was friendly and very responsive highly recommend this cottage
great location-walking distance to everything york has to offer
the location is great - a short walk into town but still quiet
very close to the centre of town easily within walking distance
the most amazing house in the best location
this is a charming house in a quiet but central location
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2. Bright apartment by the river (from USD 114)

This riverside apartment offers gorgeous water views and can easily sleep up to two guests. It is equipped with one bedroom with a cozy double bed, ensuring guests a restful sleep throughout their stay. Free WiFi is available on site for those who wish to stay connected.

If you do not feel like heading out, you can always cook your own delicious meals in the fully equipped kitchen. A TV with standard cable channels can be found on the property for entertainment.

*NEW* Riverside Apartment in centre of York
York, United Kingdom
154 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Entire rental unit 1 Bed 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
great wifi and shower
comfortable flat with views of river
had a wonderful stay at francesca’s waterfront apartment
francesca’s apartment was wonderful it was spotless and recently updated with gorgeous views of the river
i stayed to work from home here and the wifi was fantastic and the place very cosy
looks and feels clean
very comfy bed and exceptionally clean
the apartment was beautiful super clean and well equipped
the apartment was very clean and it was just what we wanted
the apartment was cosy and super clean
good quick responses from host
great restaurant recommendations provided by the host too
francesca the host was so helpful and responsive
amazing host great location and lovely accommodation
the location was perfect and in walking distance of everything
the location was great; short walk from train station and the downtown area
wonderful flat in a fantastic location
brilliant apartment in a great location in york
it was a good location
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3. Quaint apartment with a bathtub (from USD 90)

Boasting a soaking tub in the private bathroom, this quaint apartment ensures guests a relaxing stay in York. It features one bedroom and one bathroom, comfortably accommodating solo travelers and couples. You can prepare gourmet meals in the fully equipped kitchen and enjoy them in the cozy dining area.

There is on-street parking available for those who are traveling by car.

Quaint and cosy
York, England, United Kingdom
192 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Entire rental unit 1 Bed 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the grill around the corner does a fabulous breakfast
the bed was comfortable and we made good use of netflix on rainy evenings
the most comfortable and homely place that we have ever been to
but i got comfortable after i added a spare throw to lie on
very clean and tidy and communication was very clear
the apartment was clean and well presented
very cosy spotlessly clean and comfortable
the place was very clean and had everything you needed
clean and cheerful with light and bright living room
great host and great place
and emily (the host) is lovely very fast at responding to messages
emily was very helpful and answered any queries really quickly
very thoughtful and polite host had a lovely stay it exceeded our expectations
others have said it all for me good location great host lovely place free parking
a perfect apartment in a great location
great spot location is very convenient
location was brilliant and will definitely be visiting again
a nice distance from the centre and lovely walk to york along the river
it was close to the town with a nice 15 minutes walk on the river
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4. Quiet and cozy one bedroom stay at the city center (from USD 41)

If you’re looking for a welcoming home in a quiet neighborhood, this one bedroom private room might be the perfect chocice for you. The property is strategically located, nearby are the local tourist attractions, shops, restaurants, bus and railway stations, and more. The space is also great for three guests, who will have access to the many amenities available. This includes access to the home kitchen, wireless internet connectivity, an indoor fireplace, a laundry washer and dryer, and much more. If you’re traveling to York as a couple, solo traveler, or small family, this may be the perfect place for you.

LoveYork ✯ Vincent Room ✯ City Centre
889 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Private room in residential home 1 Bed 3 Guests 1 Bedroom 2 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 3

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
very clean and very kind of jelly let the room with electric kettle some tea and coffee facilities
the room was amazing
the vincent room is artistically arranged with van gogh inspirations
little extra thoughtful touches such as the flask of filtered water in my room
the beautifully decorated themed room with its magnificent double aspect each large window looking onto the fantastic city walls
everything was clean and comfy
the room is stylish clean and cozy
room was beautiful clean and spacious for our family (2 adults and 2 kids)
the room is clean and comfortable with all facilities cannot suggest more
the room is very comfy and clean
he is such a wonderful host and takes good care of his visitors
host helpful and offers a warm welcome
a top top host who couldn’t do more for you
jelle was an incredibly gracious host
jelle the host is very nice and helpful whenever u have problem
great location not too far from the york station
good location and within walking distance to most places of interest
great location and very organized
perfect location easily within walking distance very nice place
great location close to old town yet residential
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5. Well equipped apartment with a view at York England, UK (from USD 63)

Unwind in a bright and spacious private room in a new and modern home. At the center of York, this beautiful space offers guests a wide range of amenities. Be able to access the home dining and living spaces, the fully equipped kitchen, enjoy a panoramic view of the city, bask in the warmth of an indoor fireplace, and so much more. Nearby, guests may be able to find great bars, cafes, restaurants, and the bus and train stations. With a space great for two guests, this Airbnb is perfect for solo travelers and couples visiting York.

Room @ the Top. Ensuite with Minster view.
York, North Yorkshire, United Kingdom
734 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Private room in townhouse 1 Bed 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the views from the room are quite nice
the upstairs suite had all of the amenities we needed and we were very comfortable
the room has great views over york and you have your own private bathroom
great room at the top of the house with beautiful views over the city and a modern en-suite bathroom
the room was tastefully furnished with interesting art and prints and was very cozy
sparkling clean and homely
very clean convenient and comfortable
the room was very clean and well decorated
fantastic place lovely bedroom with a clean en suit
it was a very nice place clean and quiet with the windows closed
thank you for hosting us :)
julia is a lovely host and made us feel very welcome
nice apartment friendly host & good location
we had a fantastic stay and she was very helpful
julia is a friendly and kindly host
very nice location with everything within walking distance of historical york
great location with lots of nearby restaurants around
great location which is within walkable distance to the centre
location is also great - not too far from downtown but in its own nice little neighborhood
easy walk to city centre
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6. Private one bedroom space at the heart of York England, UK (from USD 63)

Located in the heart of York, this bright and cozy space offers guests a one bedroom private room, great for two guests. As the property is centrally located, guests will find themselves residing near all the local attractions, including great pubs, bars, cafes, and restaurants, as well as train and bus stations. In addition, guests are also provided with amenities to keep them comfortable throughout the stay, including wireless internet connectivity, access to a kitchen, cable television, a laptop friendly workspace, and much more.

Central York Private Bedroom, Bathroom and Kitchen
York, United Kingdom
603 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Entire townhouse 1 Bed 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the room had really good amenities
- lovely kitchen area with great amenities
the cafe does a good breakfast and amazing coffee too
the room was perfect with a decent view an amazing kitchen and an equally amazing bathroom
nice touch with netflix on tv and a small light up mirror
very clean and comfortable
great communication and the apartment was lovely and clean
immaculately clean and fantastic location
very clean and the kitchen was handy
place was very clean
the host is very kindly
the host is a nice person always answering my questions patiently and quickly
cleide was a friendly and helpful host
graham and cleide were great hosts who were very accommodating
cleide is a wonderful host
good location for the apartment which is near to the train station and many major attractions
good central location with an onsite cafe for breakfast
the location was great so close to downtown and walking distance to the major sites
a great central location in york
a great location to explore york
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7. Relaxing one bedroom stay near the city center (from USD 56)

Situated just 25 minutes away from the city center of York, find yourself in a cozy space that is perfect for two guests. The private room is not only located close to the city center, but is also close to the local shops, restaurants, and cafes. The vacation rental provides you with many amenities, including wireless internet connectivity, a television, a laundry washer and dryer, and many more. In addition, the hosts will provide you with light breakfast, with the option of self-preparation in case you get hungrier than usual.

Self Contained Suite, York
Fulford, York, England, United Kingdom
439 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Private room in rental unit 1 Bed 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
great room with fantastic amenities
there are great amenities like soaps breakfast space and storage
the pictures are very accurate and nice size rooms
fluffy towels simple breakfast and nice kitchen view
great value with breakfast included
clean and comfortable self contained annex
very clean private space
everything was very clean and very comfortable
very clean and martha was very accommodating
the place was very clean and well kept
my hosts were excellent in providing info and giving me privacy
martha was a great host
martha is the perfect host
martha was pleasant and helpful
wonderful place very accommodating and nice host
good location near to york
good walk to town and easy bus system
close to the university and nice walk by the river into town
good location to walk into the centre through a lovely park
located 25 min by walk to york centre was a good starting point
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8. Comfortable and cozy stay near local attractions (from USD 74)

Close to the local bars, restaurants, shops, and seasonal events, this bright and cozy private room offers much to guests. Here, guests may be able to access the free high-speed wireless internet, an HD TV, shower essentials, a workspace, and more. Just outside the space, guests will be able to find a lovely coffee shop for breakfasts, while coffee and tea is provided by the hosts. The room provides guests with one bed that has space enough for two people. Altogether, this listing makes for the perfect accommodation for couples or solo travelers who intend to explore York.

Central York - Private Bedroom, Bathroom, Toilet
York, England, United Kingdom
559 reviews  Wifi Available
Entire rental unit 1 Bed 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
even a fan which was much appreciated
there is everything you need like a tea and coffee tray with biscuits an iron and hairdryer
we also enjoyed the fan to add a little white noise
the coffee shop downstairs is a bonus for lovely fresh breakfast and espresso
the room is in an excellent location above a lovely coffee shop that serves delicious coffee and food
the room is clean and cozy
everything was sparkling clean and in order
the room is clean and confortable
place was clean and convenient
the space was super clean and well appointed
host was super friendly
highly recommend this amazing host
the hosts were very friendly and helpful
the hosts are amazing communicators and very kind to any questions
cleide is the kindness host with nice suggestion
great location walking distance to everywhere
great location in a great city
a great location for those visiting york
the location is great only 10-15 mins walk from the train station
the property is located in a great location perfectly placed for a visit in central york
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9. Apartment with free car parking (from USD 184)

This charming apartment big enough for four people is located in the busy city center of York. It features a queen bedroom with a living room in that has a sofa bed and is decorated with some beautiful paintings and photography guests are bound to notice. The apartment also has a clean bathroom and a fully-equipped kitchen for you to prepare meals in. A short stroll will take you to Bishopthorpe Road, replete with shops, restaurants, and delis for guests’ endless amusement. A car parking space is available to those traveling by car.

Central york No12 * Parking free
York, Yorkshire, United Kingdom
338 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Entire rental unit 2 Beds 4 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 4

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
breakfast the next morning and shampoo etc were nice extras
this is a very nice flat with kitchen washing machine tv and wifi etc
sofa bed is also very comfortable however the double bed wasn’t the best
she also goes above and beyond with the little extras like oj and croissants for breakfast
clean modern bathroom with fluffy towels
spotlessly clean and very comfortable bed
helens apartment is immaculately clean and comfortable
the place was very clean
it was beautifully clean tidy and well appointed
helen was an excellent host
helen is a great host
lovely apartment with great host
:-) helen was an excellent host
helen was an amazing host
fantastic location walking distance from everywhere
great location with parking a major plus
a short walk to the city center made the location ideal
excellent central location with parking
the location is just lovely
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10. Trendy riverside studio (from USD 116)

This comfortable studio with contemporary interiors is the perfect holiday home for people who want to discover the city life of York. It has a comfortable bed, bright turquoise-colored sofas, a dining table, a bathroom, and a kitchen area with updated cookware, appliances, and food storage facility. Located in an apartment complex, you will be the only one staying during your booking ensuring full privacy and security. The availability of a laptop-friendly workspace and Wi-Fi makes this place a great choice for students and business travelers alike.

Trendy Riverside Studio town centre on site parkin
York, England, United Kingdom
324 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Entire rental unit 1 Bed 2 Guests 0 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
would have appreciated wifi access tho
angela's place was pristine comfortable and had all the amenities we needed
exactly the same as described a lovely trendy apartment
this is a beautiful apartment in a wonderful spot with a lovely view of the river
we had a great 2 night stay very comfortable and relaxing
a lovely clean and stylish apartment
very clean quiet and well equipped
the apartment was really clean and well equipped
very clean and actually more spacious than i thought
very clean and tidy apartment with everything we needed
owner is friendly and communicative
host really helpful and responsive
angela is quick at responding and helpful
angela was a very responsive host and the check-in process was nice and easy
thank you angela for making a birthday so special great place brilliant host
great access very close to centre
great location near to the city centre
very private great location
this is in an amazing location
a good price for location and quality
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11. Large room close to the city center (from USD 33)

Relax and enjoy the comfort of a large and cozy space located not far from all the attractions that York has to offer. This private room is located a 20-minute walk away from the city center, and is great for two guests. Amenities provided include access to the wireless internet, a laptop friendly workspace, a sofa, a kettle, a fridge, and many more. The hosts also provide free breakfast to guests. In case you’re looking to travel the area of York, getting around is easy as the bus station is only a short distance away.

Large room with garden view, close to City centre
York, United Kingdom
316 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Private room in residential home 1 Bed 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
nice touches including a breakfast tray in my room
great to have breakfast included and a sofa in the room made it a good space to relax
hannah is very generous in what she offers in amenities and facilities
great sized double room very true to photos
my room was prettily decorated and spacious with a comfortable bed and couch
very clean and nice room
tidy and clean spacious safe street parking
the house was quirky but was clean and tidy
welcoming clean and convenient - have stayed here many times
the room was spacious and clean
lovely hosts and fab accommodation
the hosts are very welcoming
nice host and great value
lovely place great host would recommend
really nice host best one i ever met in england very thoughtful and kind
good location and good value
a nice place not too far away from york station
great location between where my cousin was getting married and the train station - all very walkable
good facilities and location
awesome place great location & great hosting
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12. Beautiful one bedroom space at York England, UK (from USD 68)

Relax and unwind in this traditionally designed private room in a Victorian villa. The property offers guests a one bedroom space great for two guests. Furthermore, the accommodation is located very close to nearby establishments, with shops, cafes, restaurants, and bars within walking distance, and the is town center only 20 minutes away. Guests are also provided with access to the home kitchen and are provided with bathroom essentials. If you’re visiting the area of York as a solo traveler or as a couple, this cozy space may be perfect for you.

Room 1 Victoria Villa
York, United Kingdom
380 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Private room in residential home 1 Bed 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the room was comfortable and had all the amenities we needed
nice communal kitchen for guests with lots of thoughtful things provided
room and amenities-wise i thought the stay was brilliant value for money
i stayed for a week in july and had a very comfortable stay
we only used the kitchen for tea/coffee in the morning but it looked well equipped
nice clean and comfy
wonderfully clean large room and very charming
our room was spotless with fresh towels toiletries and everything else you would need
very clean comfortable room with a nice homely feel
clean tidy just what we expected will definitely be back again
claire was really helpful
claire is an excellent host
claire is a very kind and friendly host
lovely place to stay claire was a nice host
claire was very kind and friendly
very well located and charming house
good location close to the center of town and university
ideal location for york marathon close enough to city centre
a good place in a great location a 10 minute walk to town
the location is great for york town centre just a ten minute walk away
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13. Modern studio apartment near the city center

Located only 15 minutes away from the city center, this spacious and minimalist rental offers guests a one bedroom apartment great for two individuals. The space is equipped with wireless internet connectivity, a laundry washer and dryer, a television, access to a kitchenette, free parking on the premises, a laptop friendly workspace, and much more. Guests will also find the local river outside the accommodation, making it a great venue for slow relaxing morning or evening walks. In addition, breakfast is also provided for guests to prepare in the kitchen, so that you can start your day of exploration on a full stomach!

Self-contained modern studio
York, United Kingdom
353 reviews
Entire guest suite 1 Bed 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
peaceful and an amazingly comfortable bed
the room was spacious with separate sitting area a nice kitchenette nice shower and amazing skylights
a delightful apartment in a lovely tranquil setting
peter and selena’s comfortable suite was the perfect place to stay whilst in york
great amenities very clean and one of the most comfortable beds we have slept in
v clean spacious and modern
it was clean and comfortable
the apartment was clean tidy and bright
very comfortable and clean room/facilities
clean warm and comfortable room with everything you need
the hosts were happy to help with any questions
the hosts were very welcoming and hospitable
selena and peter are the perfect hosts
peter and selena are great hosts and will help you with anything you need
peter and selena are great hosts and will help you in any way they can
great location peaceful environment but close to the city just a 15 minute walk
great location and lovely house
wonderful peaceful location so near to the centre
a wonderful location and a wonderful property
the location is excellent for walking to the city centre
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14. Comfortable apartment located near the local river

Located just a 10-minute riverside walk to the beautiful city center of York, this cozy and playfully designed space is perfect for solo travelers exploring the area. Guests are provided with access to the home kitchen (for making drinks only), wireless internet connectivity, a laptop friendly workspace, and more. In addition, guests are also given access to the home’s garden, where guests may decide to relax, have breakfast, or chat with the hosts who are more than happy to answer questions about York.

Single room a short walk from city along the river
122 reviews
Private room 1 Bed

15. Charming townhouse near the center of York

Right by the train and bus station, this beautiful townhouse offers a private room good for three guests. Despite the rental offering a private room in a house, the listing also includes a private living room; an additional bedroom can be provided if there are three guests who intend to rent the space. Guests have unlimited access to the outdoor garden and the home’s large, fully equipped kitchen. Moreover, guests will also have access to wireless internet connectivity, a laundry washer, light breakfast courtesy of the hosts, amongst others.

King Size Bedroom in a Charming Townhouse.
York, England, United Kingdom
232 reviews
Private room in house 1 Bed 1 Bedroom 1 Bathrooms

Within and beyond the walls of York

The historic walled city of York definitely has much to offer, from marvelous historic sites, to great restaurants and pubs, as well as amazing local shops. The different accommodations available in the city also have a lot to offer, making these spaces perfect for your getaway. Book your stay today!

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