Safestay York

2-star Hotel with Restaurant

2 stars

88-90 Micklegate, York, YO1 6JX

+44 190 462 7720

based on 2,436 reviews

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About Safestay York, York

Value for money
Situated a short walk from York Railway Station, Safestay York is a convenient base while visiting York. Only a short walk from Bar Convent, it offers comfortable rooms equipped with a private bathroom, free wireless internet access and tea and coffee making facilities. The hostel has 1752 rooms and has been recently refurbished. Helpful and professional team members are available 24 hours a day. Other facilities include bicycle rental, a sauna and a courtyard. Safestay York provides bright rooms equipped with a hair dryer, cable/satellite channels and heating, plus all the essentials to ensure a comfortable stay. The hostel features an on-site bar, a great place to enjoy a drink with fellow travelers. Meals can be enjoyed on the restaurant's open terrace. For those with day trips planned, the hostel offers packed lunches on request. Safestay York is within walking distance of National Railway Museum and York Minster. There are a variety of nightlife, shopping and dining options minutes away.

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Hotel Amenities & Facilities

  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Room service
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Tea/coffee maker
  • Wi-Fi available in all areas
  • Flat-screen TV
  • TV
  • Cable or satellite TV
  • Internet

Health and safety

  • Daily housekeeping
  • Face masks for guests available
  • Physical distancing in dining areas
  • Physical distancing rules
  • First-aid kit
  • Property is cleaned by professional cleaning companies
  • Process in place to check health of guests
  • CCTV in common areas
  • CCTV outside property
  • Hand sanitizer in guest accommodation and key areas
  • Screens or physical barriers placed between staff and guests in appropriate areas
  • Use of cleaning chemicals that are effective against coronavirus
  • Guest accommodation is disinfected between stays
  • Guest accommodation sealed after cleaning
  • All plates, cutlery, glasses and other tableware have been sanitized
  • Thermometers for guests provided by property
  • Safe
  • Staff follow all safety protocols as directed by local authorities


  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Wi-Fi available in all areas
  • Internet
  • Linens
  • Towels
  • Fire extinguisher
  • Shampoo
  • Smoke alarms
  • Heating
  • Body soap
  • Air-conditioned
  • Towels/sheets (extra fee)
  • Trash cans
  • Conditioner


  • Shared bathroom
  • Shower
  • Hairdryer
  • Toilet
  • Toilet paper
  • Private bathroom
  • Walk-in shower


  • Window
  • Family rooms
  • Hardwood or parquet floors
  • Lockers
  • Privacy curtain
  • Storage available

Accessibility and suitability

  • Pets allowed on request. Charges may apply.
  • No smoking
  • Non-feather pillow
  • Upper floors accessible by stairs
  • Designated smoking area


  • Special diet menus (on request)
  • Snack bar
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Tea/coffee maker

Media and entertainment

  • Flat-screen TV
  • Shared lounge/TV area
  • Cable or satellite TV
  • TV

Services and conveniences

  • Safety deposit box
  • Room service
  • Key card access
  • 24hr front desk


  • Laundry facilities
  • Ironing service
  • Laundry service

Things to do

  • Bicycle rental
  • Board games/puzzles
  • Pool table


  • Reading light
  • Wardrobe or closet


  • Terrace/Patio


  • Fax/photocopying

Family friendly

  • Kid-friendly buffet


  • Sauna

Places of interest near Safestay York

Attractions in York, England curated by momondo

Safestay York location: 88-90 Micklegate, York, YO1 6JX

Top landmarks

Church of the Holy Trinity0.0 mi
Yorkshire Museum0.3 mi
Jorvik Viking Centre0.4 mi
Fairfax House0.4 mi
York Castle0.4 mi
York National Railway Museum0.4 mi
The Shambles0.4 mi
York Art Gallery0.4 mi
Merchant Adventurers' Hall0.4 mi

Restaurants and Cafés

The Rattle Owl0.0 mi
Skosh0.0 mi
Fish and Forest0.0 mi
Red Chilli York0.1 mi
The Orchid Vegan Restaurant0.1 mi
The Old Siam - York0.1 mi
Thor's Tipi0.1 mi
Casa Brazilian Rodizio0.1 mi

Safestay York Reviews

GoodBased on 2,436 verified guest reviews

Pros +
  • "very friendly, helpful staff." (in 275 reviews)
  • "Nice Staff, very clean, good location" (in 252 reviews)
  • Lovely big family room. (in 132 reviews)
Cons -
  • The bathroom of female dorm smells bad. (in 113 reviews)
  • Lack of toilet roll in one toilet. (in 51 reviews)
  • No hot water for shower/shaving. (in 36 reviews)

Safestay York room booking info

Check in/Check out

Check in anytime after 3:00 PM, check out anytime before 11:00 AM


Cancellation/prepayment policies vary by room type and provider.

Frequently asked questions

  • How does Safestay York compare to other 2 star hotels in York?

    2 star hotels in York typically cost $103/night, but Safestay York is typically available for $24/night, and is rated equally to its competitors.

  • How far is Safestay York from Leeds/Bradford?

    If there is no traffic, the 24.1 mi drive between Leeds/Bradford and Safestay York should only take about 1h 12min. If your hotel is in a more metropolitan area, you may see the driving time increase due to traffic.

  • What is the best way to get to Safestay York from Leeds/Bradford?

    A very popular option for travelers staying at Safestay York would be to take a taxi or ridesharing service from Leeds/Bradford directly to the hotel.

  • Is Safestay York pet-friendly?

    Yes, dogs and pets are welcome at Safestay York.

  • Are there food options at Safestay York?

    There is a restaurant at Safestay York that can be used by visitors of the hotel. You can sit down or take food to go. Call the front desk at +44 190 462 7720 for kitchen hours. If you are staying at Safestay York, you are more than welcome to order food through the hotel’s room service menu.

  • Does Safestay York have a pool?

    At this time, our data shows that there is no on-site pool at Safestay York. However, hotels can make changes that can significantly change the venue. For the most accurate answer, it would be best to call the hotel directly at +44 190 462 7720.

  • How close is Safestay York to York city center?

    0.3 mi separate the front steps of Safestay York and the city center of York where you can keep busy with restaurants, shopping and of course Merchant Adventurers' Hall, a very popular landmark in York.

  • What is the phone number for Safestay York?

    The best contact number for Safestay York is +44 190 462 7720.

  • Does Safestay York have Wi-Fi available?

    Yes, Safestay York has Wi-Fi available to hotel guests.

  • What time is check-out for Safestay York?

    For Safestay York, the required check-out time is 11:00 AM. Check-in may be available from 3:00 PM. Any special requests should be made with the concierge.

  • How much is a room at Safestay York?

    Prices may fluctuate based on room type, dates, and availability. You can find great room deals for Safestay York at the moment between $17 and $97 a night. Enter preferred dates in the form above to see the best-matched deals for you.

  • Is there laundry service in Safestay York?

    The accommodation features laundry services for all guests.

  • What is the distance from Safestay York, York to Bootham Bar?

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