York Backpackers is situated in historic Micklegate House, a magnificent Georgian building, located in York town centre just a few minutes walk from York’s attractions.

….your chance to stay in a real piece of English history at a price you can afford! Soak up the stone-flagged entrance hall, original sweeping Georgian staircase, panelled rooms, vaulted cellars and a fabulous rococco ceiling featuring Shakespeare’s head….

….whilst enjoying all the facilities you would expect of a great hostel!

Relax in the ‘Oasis’ patio and barbecue area, chill out in our new Lavender Lounge, enjoy a video in the TV room or a cool beer and company in the Dungeon Bar….

….Use our new, bigger self-catering kitchen or enjoy 10% discount in our on-site Georgian Cafe with delicious grub. Of course all you can eat continental breakfast is also included FREE for everyone!

With purpose-built showers, excellent laundry facilities, internet, email, fax and phone we aim to make your stay as easy as possible….

….and with the Dungeon Bar stocked with beers from around the world you can’t fail to feel at home!