Welcome to MonkBridge House, York
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A warm welcome awaits you at our Visit England accredited five-star accommodation. We aim to give you the best experience and offer eight newly refurbished and beautifully decorated, spacious double, twin and triple rooms. We provide an award-winning breakfast made from the finest local produce. We are fully licensed so you can relax and take a drink in our guest lounge or courtyard garden.
With space at a premium in York, we have the advantage of free private parking, EV chargers & a secure cycle locker.
With less than a 10-minute walk to York Minster, the City walls and a multitude of shops and attractions we are ideally located for you to make the most of your stay in one of England’s most historic cities.
We operate a quiet hour policy from 10pm to 8am to respect our guests' & residents' peace.
We are LGBTQ+ friendly.
MonkBridge House, York
A very warm welcome awaits you at our five-star accommodation which offers eight newly refurbished and beautifully decorated, spacious double, twin and triple rooms. We offer an award-winning breakfast made of the finest local produce. We are also fully licensed so you can relax and take a drink in our guest lounge or courtyard garden.
With space at a premium in York, we have the added advantage of free private parking and secure cycle locker at the rear of the house.
With less than a 10-minute walk to York Minster, the City walls, and a multitude of shops and attractions we are ideally located for you to make the most of your stay in one of England’s most historic cities.
We operate a quiet hour policy from 10 pm to 8am to respect our guest's & resident's peace.
We are LGBTQ friendly
We are fully open and
- We have carried out a detailed COVID-19 Risk Assessment and developed new COVID-19 secure procedures.
- We have cleaning and sanitisation procedures in line with best practice guidance: including hand sanitiser gels, anti-viral disinfectants, and have purchased a commercial grade disinfectant dry fog machine which sanitises areas that could not be reached with traditional sprays and cloths;
- We have installed an airfiltration unit so each rooms recieves fresh filtered air
- We have taken all reasonable steps to enable guests to maintain an appropriate social distance
- Guests pick up sanitised keys in a sealed envelope
- For payment, we have introduced a contactless system but if you want to use a card machine it will be disinfected between usage. Cash is discouraged;
Step into history
MonkBridge House was built in 1864 and has been the home to a number of prominent city merchants, including a fellmonger, woolstapler, coal merchant, the home of two Lord Mayors of York and the Clerk to the Guardians of the York Workhouse.
Between 1943 and 1962 it was St Mary’s Home for Girls before returning to private ownership. For the last 30 years it has been a guest house offering elegant and comfortable rooms for visitors to York.
Flexible accommodation to suit your needs
We have eight spacious, double, twin and triple rooms. All eight bedrooms are en-suite and have air filtration, central heating, television, tea/coffee making facilities, USB plug sockets and free Wifi. All the rooms have all been recently refurbished. Remember you always get the best price by booking directly with us and you can also by gift vouchers.
Explore York with ease
MonkBridge House is in the perfect location for you to explore all that York has to offer. You can easily walk into the city centre and visit the many award-winning attractions such as the Jorvik Viking Centre, York Minster, The National Railway Museum, York Castle Museum and the York Chocolate Story. We are also close to the universities and York Racecourse.
Book direct for better value
We know that booking with an on-line travel agency is easy and you might think you are getting get the best deal but we ought to let you in on a secret: booking directly with us is always the better option whether by phone, email or through our on-line booking link. Firstly you will get the best rate from us, there is no worry that your reservation will be lost because you are our direct guest, we can be more flexible and understanding on delays, the need for early or late arrival and departure times and can more easily help to choose the best room for your needs.