The Fort Boutique Hostel, 1 Little Stonegate, York, YO1 8AX

Call Fiona Helme on 01904 639573


The Fort Boutique Hostel is a central, hip and exiting place to stay in York! Conveniently located in the heart of the historic City of York, one of the most visited cities in Europe within ten minutes' walk of the train station. The Fort has worked with young designers from around the UK to create individually designed rooms which enhance your stay in one of the UK's favourite cities. Step outside The Fort into an area not only steeped in history, but surrounded by lively stylish cafés, bars and restaurants. The hostel has comfortable, funky accommodation with flat screen TV's and WiFi. Complimentary hot drinks are available. Feeling hungry? Meals are available locally as The Fort is situated above Kennedy's Bar and Restaurant, a popular, independently owned venue. So, relax, order a drink and enjoy this vibrant, unique spot, smack bang in the heart of York.

This accommodation is featured on our map of Yorkshire and Lancashire and here is its own website.


  • Beds & Rooms:

    60: 5x2 4x8 3x6
  • Open:

    All year. 24hrs.
  • Price per night:

    From £18 per person
  • Booking:

    10% deposit to reserve your bed. Groups also 10% then to pay in full four weeks prior to stay.
  • Directions:

    By foot from York station turn left onto Station Road go over the River Ouse into Museum Street. Take first right onto Coney Street, left onto Stonegate then right into Little Stonegate.
  • Public Transport:

    York railway station is within ten minutes' walk
  • Walks:

    Long Distance Walkers AssociationLong Distance Walks

This accommodation is available to individuals and has a pub within walking distance. It is on the page of accommodation near Castles and the City, Backpacker and Boutique Hostels map.


aMixed dormitories
cPrivate rooms
dBedding provided
gFully heated
oMeals available locally
kSelf catering facilities
iDrying room
pClothes washing facilities
sComputer with internet


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News & Offers from The Fort Boutique Hostel

An eclectic hostel in the heart of York

March 6th 2020

Bedrooms designed and decorated by local artists make the fort truly stand out. Right in the middle of the historic City of York allow for easy exploration. With excellent rooms to come back to The Fort is surely somewhere you’ll be desperate to revisit.

A stylish and modern hostel, managing to cater to all kinds of traveler. There’s a good mix of private and dormitory rooms all with a unique style, and all reasonably priced. If you happen to be out experiencing the nightlife York has to offer, worry not there’s a door code so you’re not locked out. Staff may even be persuaded to reveal some of the ‘secret drinking dens’ York has available. There’s a well equipped self catering kitchen or you can visit one of the on site bars or restaurants. For a different stay look no further than The Fort.

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December 30th 2018

“Loved it! planning another trip back to York and would not stay anywhere else other than The Fort!”

“We love this place! Right in the middle of everything! Most comfortable hotel bed we’ve ever slept in. Loved all the little extra touches in the room too, free bottled water, all toiletries supplied etc. Plus, really friendly staff.”

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York’s Boutique Hostel has joined IHUK

July 9th 2018

York’s boutique hostel is new in the Independent Hostel Guide

New in the Independent Hostel Guide The Fort Boutique Hostel in York with its fab decoration, provides a perfect base for enjoying the shopping, nightlife and museums that this historic city has to offer!


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