Astor Hostels opens first hostel outside London

Astor Hostels opens the doors to its first hostel outside London; Astor York is open!

Astor Hostels, the independent hostel group that has been accommodating travelers since 1974 has recently opened a new hostel in the beautiful and historic city of York. The group have transformed a hotel into a backpackers Paradise with amazing facilities, but still the same helpful staff and incredible atmosphere as their London properties. The hostel group have brought their best and brightest to the city that was recently rated the best place to live in the UK!

Located just a short walk from the thriving town centre, this friendly hub forms the perfect base to explore York. With around 100 beds distributed among 19 rooms all of which are ensuite; two spacious dining rooms to catch up with fellow travelers; a large cozy living room and an outdoor terrace & garden to mingle in the sunshine or chill in the hammock! All the original features of this beautiful Grade II listed building, provide a hostel that is just perfect for anyone traveling to York solo or as part of a group.

No matter what you’re coming to York for, be it for the Horse Races, to explore the wonders of the cities Viking heritage, or even for those curious to find out if it’s true that the town has more pubs than days in a year! Astor York will provide you with that home away from home. Their knowledgeable and amiable staff will always ensure that you never run out of fun things to do and will help you experience the city as the own locals do.

Rates start from £18 for dorms and £60 for privates and, like at their London destinations breakfast is just a £1 donation that goes to charity. As a special promotion for the opening, Astor Hostels are offering the first customers coming to York a massive 25% off their entire stay and 20% off the bar when booking direct through their website using the promo code AY25 (T&C’s apply).

Find out more about Astor Hostels here