Fantastic Pubs with Accommodation in York – Is there a more relaxing or enjoyable way to visit a city, than to book a stay in a local pub with rooms? Enjoying local ales and home cooked food? Well we think its a great way to travel and explore. And York has some particularly wonderful pubs which offer excellent accommodation.


Guy Fawkes Inn – Medieval Inn

25 High Petergate, York, YO1 7HP

The Guy Fawkes Inn has an amazing location right next to York Minster with some serious incredible views.  Make your stay really romantic and book this beautiful four-poster room.  The Guy Fawkes Inn is a “medieval inn in York that stands in the shadow of York Minster, the very birthplace of the notorious plotter, Guy Fawkes. Offering thirteen en-suite bedrooms with flat screen TV’s, regional real ales and classic British food in our AA rosette restaurant.”

Find up-to-date prices and availability for Guy Fawkes Inn here.

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Guy Fawkes Inn

The Golden Fleece

16 Pavement, York YO1 9UP

The Golden Fleece is very central and located opposite the bottom of the Shambles.   It’s one of York’s earliest recorded coaching inns dating back to 1503.

The Golden Fleece proudly claims to be the ‘Most Haunted’ pub in York.  “A ghost named One Eyed Jack, wearing a 16th Century red coat and carrying a pistol, has been seen in the bottom bar.”  The Golden Fleece is a quirky, narrow building that looks squeezed in – but goes back a long way.

The pub has several rooms to stay in including a four poster bed.

Find up-to-date prices and availability for The Golden Fleece here.

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The Golden Fleece

The Plough Inn

48 Main Street, Fulford, York, YO10 4PX

Just a five minute drive into the centre of York , The Plough Inn is a traditional English pub which proudly offers six beautiful boutique bedrooms. The pub itself was established  over 300 years ago and the history and character of this charming pub make it the ideal spot for you to enjoy a meal, a drink and to spend the night if you so wish. The Plough Inn offers a wide selection of home cooked meals and local ales.  Free WIFI is available for guests. Each B&B room provides a flat-screen TV and an electric kettle. All of the rooms benefit from air conditioning.

Find out current prices and availability at The Plough Inn.

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The Plough Inn


The White Horse Pub with Accommodation

6 Bootham, York, YO30 7BL

The White Horse Pub, which has been trading since 1770, is located in the heart of York.  It is a true and genuine testament to the history and culture of York. This pub has recently been fully renovated and has never looked better. Boasting an excellent location, just a short walk from the York Minster and the world famous Betty’s Café Tea Rooms, The White Horse offers accommodation with a bar and free WiFi. The inn also offers larger family rooms. Each room enjoys a private bathroom.

Find out current prices and availability at The White Horse Pub.

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The White Horse Pub with Accommodation


Lamb and Lion Inn

2-4 High Petergate, York YO1 7EH

The Lamb and Lion Inn resides within an ancient building oozing with character and charm. You can experience a stay in a Victorian setting as you become acquainted with all the captivating history that York has to offer.

We have reviewed the restaurant at The Lamb and Lion here.

There are in total 12 B&B rooms, of four varieties, to choose from – the single room , the executive double, the superior double and the deluxe double.  All the rooms are en-suite and offer complimentary H2K toiletries.  Downstairs you can enjoy local ales and wine in the bar and modern British pub food in the restaurant.

Find out current prices and availability at The Lamb and Lion Inn.


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Lamb and Lion Inn


The Judge’s Lodging

9 Lendal, York YO1 8AQ

The Judge’s Lodging has a great position in the centre of York, with a beautiful courtyard bar, where you can sit and watch the world go by.  At Christmas, there are often stalls of the York Christmas Market within the grounds.  Another hotel very close to The Theatre Royal as well as The Museum Gardens.

“Rich in detail and history, our rooms offer comfortable and stylish relaxation.  Bespoke furniture and a mix of fabrics, we’ve filled our rooms with characterful details. From cosy doubles to our grand feature rooms, all have beds that have been hand-selected for quality and comfort.  Whether a short or long break, rest in comfort and fall in love with your own private haven.”

Find up-to-date prices and availability for The Judges Lodging here.

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The Judge’s Lodging


The Watergate Inn  


Situated in the heart of York, The Watergate Inn is an old coaching inn that has evolved considerably over the centuries.  Once stabling for up to 50 coach horses, the en-suite guest accommodation is modern and stylish.  All the rooms have been designed to ensure guests have a comfortable stay, with facilities including in the inn  en suite bathrooms, flat-screen TVs and tea and coffee making facilities.

Find up-to-date prices and availability for The Watergate Inn here.

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The Watergate Inn

The Black Swan

23 Peasholme Green, York YO1 7PR

The Black Swan pub was originally an early 15th century merchant’s mansion and is the place where various ghostly sightings have occurred.   “There is a ghost of the gentleman in a bowler hat who appears to be impatiently waiting for someone at the bar – eventually his apparition slowly fades away.

Dating from the 15th century, this half-timbered pub with rooms is a block from the River Foss, a 10 minute walk from York Castle and a 5-10 minute walk from Jorvik Viking Centre.

Our traditional rooms all include en suite bathrooms and antique, 4-poster beds with rich draperies. Parking and breakfast are complimentary.

We boast a wood panelled restaurant with coffered ceilings and an open fireplace where we serve food daily, and two beer gardens where you can relax with a drink when the sun comes out.”

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The Black Swan


Not found what you were looking for?  Have a look at our post on the Best Hotels in York as well as the  Best Places to Stay in York. (Includes more than just hotels, like glamping, camping, caravan parks and B&B’s!)


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