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Hotel Monkgate Guest House (York, United Kingdom)


Hotel Monkgate Guest House (York, United Kingdom)

About Monkgate Guest House

Located just outside York’s famous city walls, the Monkgate Guest House is a quiet bed and breakfast a short walk from Monk Bar which leads into the heart of the city centre. Rooms are tastefully decorated in traditional English style and feature basic amenities including TV, DVD player, coffee/tea making facilities and hair dryer. Wi-Fi is free. The Monkgate Guest House is an 18th-century, Grade II listed property. It is non-smoking throughout and offers off street parking.  Luggage storage is also available. Breakfast is serviced each morning and is included in the room tariff.   The full English breakfast is a hearty affair with all of the trimmings. York city centre is open only to pedestrian traffic during the day. The famous York Minster is a 10-minute walk from the Guest House. Other top sites are 15-minutes on foot and include the Shambles, the Jorvik Viking Centre and Cliffords Tower.

Top amenities

  • WiFi in lobby
  • Free WiFi
  • Pool(Unavailable)
  • Spa(Unavailable)
  • Parking
  • Pets(Unavailable)
  • A/C(Unavailable)
  • Restaurant(Unavailable)
  • Hotel bar(Unavailable)
  • Gym(Unavailable)

Rating overview

  • LocationExcellent  (8.6 / 10)
  • RoomsVery good  (8.2 / 10)
  • ServiceExcellent  (9.0 / 10)
  • CleanlinessExcellent  (8.7 / 10)
  • Value for moneyVery good  (8.4 / 10)

Positive Reviews


Hearty portions for breakfast.

The full English breakfast served in a homely and quite setting was mentioned by guests as a highlight of their stay. Guests raved about the hearty portions and tasty menu that awaited them each morning.


Lovely Hosts.

Guests who has stayed at the Monkgate Guest House consistently commented that their hosts were very welcoming, friendly and attended promptly to their requests. The impeccable service, ensuring that their stay was pleasant and comfortable.


A hit with business travellers.

Guests who stayed at the Guest House commented on the comfortable and clean rooms. A number of business travellers also mentioned that the guest house was perfectly located for an extended business trip.

Negative Reviews


Noisy main street.

The Guest House is situated on one of York's inner-city link roads and as such has a heavy amount of traffic during peak times. Guests mentioned that this resulted in some noise in the early hours of the morning.


Compact car parking.

The Guest house offers on-site parking but this parking is restricted too small and compact cars only. Some guests reported that they were slightly inconvenienced by having to park at the nearby pub.


Shabby Shabby Chic.

Some guests felt that the décor could benefit from updating and a tidy up. Some guests commented that the rooms and furniture appeared very dusty. These minor issues however did not detract from their stay and were offset by the staff promptly attending to any concerns raised.

All amenities

Property amenities
  1. Parking
  2. Non-smoking rooms
  3. PC with internet
  4. WiFi in public areas
  5. Free WiFi
  6. Breakfast
For children
  1. Cot
  1. Wheelchair accessible
Room amenities
  1. Shower
  2. Ironing board
  3. Openable windows
  4. Television
  5. Hairdryer
  6. Central heating
  7. Electric kettle
  8. Telephone
  9. WiFi
  10. Free WiFi (rooms)

Arrival / Departure

  1. Check in: 16:00
  2. Check out: 10:00


65 Monkgate , YO31 7PA , York , United Kingdom
Telephone: +44(1904)655947 | 

Frequently Asked Questions about Monkgate Guest House

  • Is there a pool area at Monkgate Guest House?

    No, Monkgate Guest House doesn’t offer pool areas.

  • Are pets allowed at Monkgate Guest House?

    No, Monkgate Guest House doesn’t allow pets.

  • Is parking available at Monkgate Guest House?

    Yes, Monkgate Guest House provides Parking for guests.

  • What time is check-in and check-out at Monkgate Guest House?

    Check-in at Monkgate Guest House is available from: . Check-out time is by .

  • Where is Monkgate Guest House located?

    Monkgate Guest House is located in 65 Monkgate, YO31 7PA, York, United Kingdom.