The Perfect Package – Local Community, The Buzz Of The City And Countryside On Your Doorstep

There aren’t many locations that offer you the best of all worlds – the joys of a local community, the diversity of a vibrant city and the breathing space of rolling countryside.

Joseph Rowntree Memorial Library
New Earswick Nature Reserve
Joseph Rowntree Theatre
Yearsley Swimming Pool
York City Centre
York Minster
Howardian Hills
Yorkshire Dales

York Minster

There’s no better view of York than from the top of the Minster’s Central Tower. Take in the panoramic views, admire the gothic grotesques and wonder at the medieval stained glass.
York Minster, Deangate, York YO1 7HH


York Wall

Known for the 365 pubs housed within the walls, York’s medieval walls, also known as the Bar Walls, are the longest in England.
York City Wall, Tower St, York YO1 9RY

Retail & Leisure

York Chocolate Story

From exotic rainforests to the cobbled streets of Yorkshire, learn about the nation’s favourite sweet treat in the capital of chocolate making.
York Chocolate Story, 3-4 Kings Square, York YO1 7LD


The Shambles

The medieval cobbled streets of the Shambles offer pubs, boutiques and cafes to tempt you as you explore.
The Shambles, Shambles, York YO1 7LZ


Clifford's Tower

Standing on a mound overlooking the city, Clifford’s Tower is all that remains of York Castle, built by William the Conqueror in 1068.
Clifford's Tower, Tower St, York YO1 9SA


York Racecourse

Racing on the ‘Knavesmire’, a term in use since medieval times, attracts over 350,000 visitors a year. The racecourse is the third biggest in the UK.
York Racecourse, Knavesmire Road, York YO23 1EX

Bars & Restaurants

Betty's Cafe Day Rooms

A Yorkshire institution, we highly recommend afternoon tea at Bettys whilst gazing at the spire of York Minster.
Betty's Cafe Day Rooms, 6-8 St. Helen’s Square, York YO1 8QP

Bars & Restaurants

The Principal, York

A buzzy, friendly hotel moments from York station. Grand Victorian architecture, refurbished interiors and a warm welcome await.
The Principal, York, Station Rd, York YO24 1AA

Retail & Leisure

Rowntree Park

On the banks of the River Ouse, this 30-acre park has undergone a £1.8 million refurbishment to restore it to its original splendour.
Rowntree Park, Terry Avenue, Micklegate, York YO23 1JQ


Univeristy of York

A leading Russell Group university with a global reputation for excellence with two campuses spreading over 500 acres.
University of York, York YO10 5DD

Bars & Restaurants

Monk Bar Chocolatier

Creating artisan chocolates using traditional hand-dipping techniques, this family business is an established York favourite.

Bars & Restaurants

The Ivy

Enjoy sophisticated, relaxed dining and inventive cocktails in sumptuous interiors.

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The Charming City of York

York is one of the UK’s most popular cities to visit as it has so much to offer. Choose from pretty riverside drinking spots, gorgeous eateries and famous tea shops, big brand and independent shops and many more hidden treasures in The Shambles. The city also has a huge amount of history to discover, at York Minster, the Jorvik Centre and walking along the medieval city walls.

The Incredible Yorkshire Dales

Experience all the Dales have to offer, from rolling landscapes, underground caves, stone-built villages and spectacular waterfalls along with the remains of the area’s rich industrial heritage.

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Our Marketing Suite and Show Apartment is open. For further information and to book an appointment, please contact the team or complete the enquiry form.

We are open 10-5pm Monday-Saturday and 10-4pm Sundays

01904 390301
The Cocoa Works Marketing Suite,
Haxby Road, York, YO31 8TA