• Savages Hotel: St. Peter's Grove, Clifton York Y030 6AQ [tel: 01904-610818 / fax: 01904-627729]: Acceptable Victorian hotel located a few minutes from the city center.


  • York Minster [free]; medieval city wall [free]; Fairfax House [a delightful Georgian house, £4.00]; Jarvik Viking Center [a rip off at £7.50] . Also be sure to check out the Shambles, York's medieval street.

Travel Information:

  • Direct Trains from London Kings Cross [2 1/4 hrs] and from Edinburgh Waverly [2 1/2 hours].