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Free WiFi, linens
Free WiFi, linens
Free WiFi, linens
Free WiFi, linens

Astor York

2 out of 5

4.4/5 Excellent

Guests rated this property 4.4/5 for cleanliness.

Popular amenities

  • Free WiFi
  • Parking included
  • Breakfast Available
  • Bar
  • Laundry
  • Housekeeping

Cleaning and safety practices

  • Cleaned with disinfectant
  • Hand sanitiser provided
  • Personal protective equipment

Explore the area

    Popular LocationBar Convent Museum10 min walk
    Popular LocationMicklegate Bar11 min walk
    Popular LocationYork National Railway Museum14 min walk
    AirportLeeds (LBA-Leeds Bradford)55 min drive

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Bed in 8-bed mixed dormitory room ensuite

  • Sleeps 1
  • 8 Single Beds

Bed in 6-bed mixed dormitory room ensuite

  • Sleeps 1
  • 6 Single Beds

Bed in 4-bed female dormitory room ensuite

  • Sleeps 1
  • 4 Single Beds

Bed in 12-bed mixed dormitory room

  • 301 sq ft
  • Sleeps 1
  • 1 Single Bunk Bed

Bed in 18-bed mixed dormitory room

  • 409 sq ft
  • Sleeps 1
  • 1 Single Bunk Bed

Single Private Ensuite (1)

  • Sleeps 1
  • 1 Single Bed

4-Bed Private Dormitory Room, Ensuite

  • Sleeps 4
  • 4 Single Beds

Twin Room

  • Sleeps 2
  • 2 Single Beds

Double Room Private Ensuite

  • Sleeps 2
  • 1 Double Bed

Bed in 4-bed mixed dormitory room ensuite

  • Sleeps 1
  • 4 Single Beds

About this area


Located in York, Astor York is in the city centre. Shambles and McArthur Glen Designer Outlet are worth checking out if shopping is on the agenda, while those wishing to experience the area's popular attractions can visit York National Railway Museum and National Railway Museum. Check out an event or a game at York Racecourse, and consider making time for York Dungeon, a top attraction not to be missed.
Popular Location

What's nearby

  • Bar Convent Museum - 10 min walk
  • Micklegate Bar - 11 min walk
  • York National Railway Museum - 14 min walk
  • St. Mary's Abbey - 19 min walk
  • Yorkshire Museum Gardens - 19 min walk

Getting around

  • York Station - 14 min walk
  • AirportLeeds (LBA-Leeds Bradford) - 55 min drive


  • Oxo's On The Mount - 7 min walk
  • Lo Spuntino - 8 min walk
  • Caffe La Tazzina - 10 min walk
  • Delrio's - 10 min walk
  • The Old Siam - 12 min walk
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About this property

Astor York

Hostel with free parking, near Jorvik Viking Centre
This hostel features a bar/lounge, a snack bar/deli and coffee/tea in a common area. Free WiFi in public areas and free self parking are also provided. Additionally, laundry facilities, tour/ticket assistance and a garden are on-site. All 19 rooms offer complimentary wireless Internet access.
Astor York offers 19 forms of accommodation. This York hostel provides complimentary wireless Internet access. Bathrooms include baths or showers. Housekeeping is provided on a daily basis.

Cleaning and safety practices

Enhanced cleanliness measures

Disinfectant is used to clean the property
High-touch surfaces are cleaned and disinfected
Sheets and towels are washed at 60°C or hotter

Social distancing

Protective shields in place at main contact areas
Social distancing measures in place

Safety measures

Personal protective equipment worn by staff
Hand sanitiser provided
This information is provided by our partners.

Property amenities


  • Available in all rooms: Free WiFi
  • Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking and public transport

  • Free self-parking on site

Food and drink

  • Continental breakfast available for a fee daily 8 AM–10 AM: GBP 1 for adults and GBP 1 for children
  • 1 bar
  • Coffee/tea in a common area

Family friendly

  • Laundry facilities
  • Snack bar/deli


  • Lockers available
  • No lifts

Guest services

  • Daily housekeeping
  • Front desk (limited hours)
  • Laundry facilities
  • Luggage storage
  • Tour/ticket assistance

Languages spoken

  • English
  • French
  • Italian
  • Portuguese
  • Spanish


  • Garden
  • Picnic area
  • Terrace


  • Communal living room
  • Designated smoking areas (fines apply)

Room amenities


  • Linens


  • Bathtub or shower

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Check-in from 2:00 PM - midnight
Minimum check-in age - 18


Check-out before 10 AM

Special check-in instructions

The front desk is open daily from 7:30 AM - 2 AM
Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival
This property’s equipment fee comprises a locker access fee. Luggage storage is included on check-in day and GPB 2 per bag on check-out day.

Access methods

Staffed front desk


Pets not allowed (service animals welcome)

Children and extra beds

Children are welcome

Payment types at the property

Important information


You'll be asked to pay the following charges at the property:

  • Towels/sheets: GBP 2.50 per person, per stay

We have included all charges provided to us by the property. However, charges can vary, for example, based on length of stay or the room you book.

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at the time of service, check-in or check-out.

  • Fee for continental breakfast: GBP 1 for adults and GBP 1 for children (approximately)
  • Equipment fee: GBP 2 per day

The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card or cash deposit may be required at check-in for incidental charges
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges; special requests cannot be guaranteed
This property accepts credit cards and cash
Please note that cultural norms and guest policies may differ by country and by property; the policies listed are provided by the property
The maximum length of stay at this property is 14 days per calendar year

Property is also known as

Astor York Hostel
Astor York York
Astor York Hostel/Backpacker accommodation
Astor York Hostel/Backpacker accommodation York

Frequently asked questions

Is Astor York pet-friendly?
No, only service animals are welcome at the property.
How much is parking at Astor York?
Self-parking is free at this property.
What time is check-in at Astor York?
Check-in is from 2:00 PM - midnight.
What time is check-out at Astor York?
Checkout is at 10 AM.
Where is Astor York located?
Located in the heart of York, this hostel is within a 15-minute walk of Holgate Windmill, York National Railway Museum and National Railway Museum. Jorvik Viking Centre and York Racecourse are also within 1 mile (2 km). York Station is 14 minutes by foot.
Rating 5 - Excellent. 22 out of 39 reviews
5 - Excellent 56%
Rating 4 - Good. 13 out of 39 reviews
4 - Good 33%
Rating 3 - Okay. 3 out of 39 reviews
3 - Okay 8%
Rating 2 - Poor. 0 out of 39 reviews
2 - Poor 0%
Rating 1 - Terrible. 1 out of 39 reviews
1 - Terrible 3%




Staff & service




Property conditions & facilities

5/5 Excellent

Business traveller
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Brilliant stay
First time in a hostel and i will definitely be going back! Its like a little community and its really nice to stay there. A lot of stuff to do and the service and staff are really good at what they do! Highly reccomend
Stayed 2 nights in Mar 2020

4/5 Good

Travelled with family
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Stayed 1 night in Feb 2020

5/5 Excellent

Happy face iconLiked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
Stayed 2 nights in Feb 2020

5/5 Excellent

Happy face iconLiked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
Amazing place with Great Staff
Stayed 1 night in Oct 2019

5/5 Excellent

Happy face iconLiked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
I have not been in a Hostel for over 40 years but stepping in to the entrance it took me all back, all good Memory's
Stayed 1 night in Sep 2019

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