76 Scott StreetYorkYO23 1NSUnited Kingdom
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About Ashley

Ashley is a Victorian end of terrace house restored in 2006. Previously a 19th century toy shop, the location is just minutes from the city walls and lies between the racecourse and York’s city centre.

Guest rooms include an en suite design that sports large showers and, in one instance, a cast iron, roll top bath. Wi-Fi is available throughout the hotel at no charge. Also, each room boasts a flat screen television, hairdryer, complimentary Duck Island toiletries, and coffee, tea, and biscuits.

Breakfast at Ashley is freshly cooked and uses locally sourced ingredients when available. The meals can be catered to dietary needs.

There is free on-street parking at this location.

The York Racecourse is within a 10-minute walk of the guest house, as is the York Castle Museum and Clifford’s Tower. Stonegate and the York Dungeons are a 15 to 20 minute walk.


76 Scott Street, York, YO23 1NS, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44(1904)647520 | Official Homepage

Top amenities

  • Free WiFi
  • Kitchen / Kitchenette
  • A/C
  • Parking
  • Balcony / Terrace
  • Washing machine
  • TV / Entertainment
  • Hairdryer
  • Pool
  • Non-smoking rooms

All amenities

Hotel facilities

  • Free WiFi in lobby
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Terrace
  • WiFi in lobby

Room facilities

  • Bathroom with shower
  • Central heating
  • Desk
  • Electric kettle
  • Hairdryer
  • Internet
  • Television
  • WiFi in rooms

Positive Reviews

Splendid breakfast

Looking to start the day right? This guest house can help Guests opine that the breakfast is delicious and that a lot of care is put into its preparation each day There is reportedly an abundance of food choices, and locally sourced ingredients are used whenever available Additionally, special requests can be made and meals can be altered to cater to specific dietary requirements.

Cheery staff

Guests note there is truly a winning staff at Ashley The staff remain pleasant and attentive and do a superb job of making guests feel at home while staying at this destination.

Location makes walking to destinations easy

Guests report that the location of this guest house is a boon It is convenient to a number of attractions, allowing for easy walks to sightsee Historic Rowntree Park is just around the corner, and the racecourse, Clifford’s Tower, and York Castle Museum are all a 10-minute walk Additionally, the York Dungeons and Stonegate are only an approximately 20-minute walk.

Negative Reviews

Small rooms

Some guests feel the rooms at this location are a little small Guests stop short of describing the rooms as tiny, but a number of those that stay at this guest house wish the rooms were a bit more spacious.

Rooms can get cold

A few guests note that the rooms can get a little cold, depending on the time of year You may want to inquire about extra blankets at check-in.

Beds can be uncomfortable

While not a universal critique by any means, a few guests to Ashley report they were not entirely comfortable sleeping Depending on the room, the beds can be a little small, and/or offer up pillows that are a little hard, depending on your preference.

Rating Overview

Rating trivago Rating Index ® based on 49 reviews across the web
9.1 /10
9.1 out of 10 based on 49 reviews