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Gillygate Guesthouse

Gillygate Guesthouse is a newly refurbished and elegant Victorian accommodation in the heart of historical York. Gillygate is a family-run business, and the very best in English hospitality is guaranteed for the duration your stay! Gillygate is very centrally located at Peter Gate, next to the magnificent York city walls. It's a pleasant 5 minute stroll into York’s vibrant City Centre, which boasts great shopping, bars, restaurants and world-class historical attractions such as The Minster, The Shambles and the National Railway Museum. All guestrooms at Gillygate have been individually designed with a very high level of care and attention to detail. A mouth-watering breakfast is included each morning of your stay, prepared with the finest local produce. Free private parking and wi-fi internet are available to guests.

Rooms & Amenities

The six en-suite bedrooms at Gillygate take boutique to a different level! All are beautifully decorated in fresh designed fabrics and quality linens. Your Hosts have insured that the bedrooms and bathrooms are complete with absolutely everything you could possibly want or need during your stay. All Guestrooms Feature:
  • Luxurious Hypoallergenic Duvets & Linens
  • Complimentary Wi-Fi Internet Access
  • Flat-Screen TV with Freeview Channels & DVD player
  • Tea & Coffee Hospitality Tray
  • Complimentary Cookies
  • Hairdryer
  • Radio Alarm with iPhone or iPod Docking on Request
  • Complimentary Ecossential Elements Toiletries

Dining

Breakfast at Gillygate is a culinary treat! The menu is prepared using only the finest Yorkshire produce, locally sourced - from the pork sausage, bacon and tomato to the free range eggs. All food is freshly prepared and cooked to order for each guest. Your hosts are happy to accommodate any reasonable dietary requirement, whenever possible. Breakfast is served in the beautiful and inviting dining room, at individual tables.