23 St Mary's

Rated 8.7 in 469 reviews. 10 rooms.


23 St. Mary’s is a beautiful Victorian townhouse in the heart of York. Our guesthouse is full of interesting antiques and art work, and we pride ourselves on giving guests high quality, personal service. We are no more than a 5 minute stroll through the lovely museum gardens or along the river into the historic centre of this wonderful city. We all strive to make sure that guests who come to 23 St Mary's are happy, comfortable and well looked after. Using our extensive and detailed knowledge of this wonderful city, we want you to get the most out of your precious time here by sharing our best insider tips with you, booking you in at the tastiest restaurants and tailoring your stay to your wishes. After a good night's sleep in a quiet, spacious and comfortable room, we invite you to fill up with our extensive breakfast menu featuring local, high quality produce and head out on foot to explore the historic delights of York which are literally just around the corner. You can come back in the afternoon to read and relax in our cosy lounge before heading out to sample York's great nightlife and here again we love to share our favourite haunts with you.

Situated 500 metres from York Minster in York, 23 St Mary's features free WiFi access.York Art Gallery is an 8-minute walk away.

Most rooms include a seating area where you can relax. Every room has en-suite facilities and a flat-screen TV.

There is a shared lounge at the property and the rooms and guest areas feature original artwork and antiques. Breakfast uses locally and responsibly sourced ingredients.

The National Railway Museum is 600 metres from the property. York train station can be reached within 10 minutes by foot, The nearest airport is Leeds Bradford International Airport, 39 km from the property.

Available Rooms

2 guests




Recommended Nearby

A guide to great places near 23 St Mary's

  1. The Minster Inn

    Friendly welcome. Great real ale.

    139 m from hotel
    20 Marygate

  2. The Churchill Hotel

    Great place to stay if you like Churchill

    211 m from hotel
    The Churchill Hotel 65 Bootham

  3. Sainsbury's Local

    241 m from hotel
    31 Bootham

  4. York Art Gallery

    The gallery is very beautiful after the refurbishment. The ceramic galleries are very interesting. The children's activity is the best among all other York museums. Certainly worth visiting.

    299 m from hotel
    Exhibition Sq.

  5. Museum Gardens

    Look out for locals drinking cider and shouting at tourists.

    313 m from hotel
    Museum St.

  6. Cafe Concerto

    When you've finished reading the lyrics on the wall, we recommend the blue cheese lasagne and any of the homemade cakes on display.

    437 m from hotel
    21 High Petergate

  7. York Cocoa House

    New kid on the block with the best brownies in town.

    446 m from hotel
    3 Blake St

  8. The House of the Trembling Madness

    An ancient small room full of beams, old benches, stuffed animal heads, a quirky little place with a superb range of import beers, real continental style shot through with good old Yorkshire charm.

    0.5 km from hotel
    48 Stonegate

  9. York Minster

    For the best views over York, climb the Minster Tower. Costs a few pounds - and you need to be in shape for the climb - but well worth it.

    0.5 km from hotel
    Minster Yard

  10. Pivní

    Now known as Pivni

    0.7 km from hotel
    6 Patrick Pool

  11. The Shambles

    So pretty down here

    0.8 km from hotel
    The Shambles

  12. Spring Espresso

    Best coffee shop in York by a mile. The hot chocolate is to die for. Superb staff and service too.

    1.0 km from hotel
    45 Fossgate