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Best Western Monkbar Hotel places you within a 10-minute stroll of popular attractions such as York Minster and Shambles. This 125-room, 4-star hotel has a restaurant and a bar/lounge, along with free in-room WiFi. It's in central York and also a short walk from Merchant Adventurers' Hall and Jorvik Viking Centre.


This hotel is home to a restaurant and a bar/lounge. Savor a meal from the comfort of your room with 24-hour room service, or get a quick energy boost at the coffee shop/café. For your convenience, breakfast is available for a fee.


Best Western Monkbar Hotel's 125 rooms are individually decorated and provide coffee makers, free bottled water, and laptop-compatible safes. Guests can expect free WiFi and TVs with digital channels. Bathrooms have hair dryers and free toiletries. Phones and desks are other standard amenities.

Property features

Guests of Best Western Monkbar Hotel enjoy access to free WiFi in public areas, 9 meeting rooms, and a business center. Offsite parking is available for a fee. The front desk has multilingual staff on hand 24/7 to help with dry cleaning/laundry, concierge services, and luggage storage. Additional amenities include coffee/tea in a common area, free newspapers, and a terrace.


  • Walking distance to York Minster and Shambles
  • Free WiFi in rooms and public areas
  • Onsite dining
  • Business center

Best Western Monkbar Hotel

St Maurices Road York England YO31 7JA

Hotel Amenities

Hotel Amenities

Dining options at the hotel include a restaurant, a coffee shop/café, and a snack bar/deli. A bar/lounge is on site where guests can unwind with a drink. This 4-star property offers access to a business center and meeting rooms.

Public areas are equipped with complimentary high-speed wireless Internet access. 4 meeting rooms are available. This eco-friendly hotel also offers a terrace, multilingual staff, and a garden. A total renovation of this property was completed in October 2015.

Best Western Monkbar Hotel has designated areas for smoking.

  • Total number of rooms - 125 
  • Number of floors - 3 
  • Bar/lounge 
  • Breakfast available (surcharge) 
  • Business center 
  • Coffee/tea in common areas 
  • Coffee shop or café 
  • Free newspapers in lobby 
  • Concierge services 
  • Elevator/lift 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Designated smoking areas 
  • 24-hour front desk 
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service 
  • Luggage storage 
  • Laundry facilities 
  • Meeting rooms 9 
  • Multilingual staff 
  • Garden 
  • Terrace 
  • Restaurant 
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk 
  • Number of meeting rooms - 4 
  • Offsite parking discounted rates available 
  • Offsite parking reservations required 
  • Snack bar/deli 
  • Number of buildings/towers - 1 

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Family Hotel  
  • Free Wi-Fi  
  • Snack bar/deli  
  • Laundry facilities  


Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi


Offsite parking discounted rates available, Offsite parking reservations required

Room Amenities

Best Western Monkbar Hotel offers 125 accommodations with laptop-compatible safes and complimentary bottled water. Each accommodation is individually decorated. Televisions come with digital channels. Bathrooms include shower/tub combinations, complimentary toiletries, and hair dryers.

This York hotel provides complimentary wireless high-speed Internet access. Business-friendly amenities include desks and phones. Housekeeping is offered daily and irons/ironing boards can be requested.

  • Phone 
  • Coffee/tea maker 
  • Free bottled water 
  • Daily housekeeping 
  • Private bathroom 
  • Free toiletries 
  • Hair dryer 
  • Shower/tub combination 
  • Desk 
  • Iron/ironing board (on request) 
  • Television 
  • In-room safe (laptop compatible) 
  • Digital TV service 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Room service (24 hours) 
  • Individually decorated 

Where to Eat

The Yorkshire bar & grill - This restaurant specializes in local cuisine and serves breakfast, lunch, dinner, and light fare. Guests can enjoy drinks at the bar. A children's menu is available. Open daily.

24-hour room service is available.

Nearby Things to Do

The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or nearby; fees may apply.

  • Bicycle rentals nearby 


To make special requests for accessibility needs, please note them at check-out when you book your room.

  • Accessible bathroom 
  • Roll-in shower 

Hotel Policies


Check-out time is 11 AM

Payment types


  • Pets not allowed

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy.

Government-issued photo identification and a credit card or cash deposit are required at check-in for incidental charges.

Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed.

No cribs (infant beds) available

24-hour check-in


Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.
  • Rollaway bed fee: GBP 25 per night
The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

Hotel Name

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  • Best Western Monkbar Hotel York
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  • Monkbar Best Western
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We should mention

Up to 2 children 12 years old and younger stay free when occupying the parent or guardian's room, using existing bedding.

Awards & Affiliations

Green / Sustainable Property
This property participates in Green Tourism Program, a program that measures the property's impact on one or more of the following: environment, community, cultural-heritage, the local economy.

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