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The Old Brewery, just footsteps from York Minster

Certificate of Excellence 2014


Excellent 5/5 Score from 18 reviews

The Old Brewery, Just footsteps from York Minster

Apartment | 2 bedrooms | sleeps 4

Key Info
  • Not suitable for children
  • Car not necessary
  • No pets allowed

Awarded 5 STARS (& coveted GOLD AWARD) by Visit England, & WINNER of 2014 'Self-Catering of the Year' at V. York's Tourism Awards. Our Apartment is located in The Old Brewery, a restored Grade 2 listed award winning residential building situated in Ogleforth, one of York's secluded and finest historical locations. Centrally located just behind York Minster & William College and inside the City Walls. Guests can arrive any day of their choice for a minimum of two nights or more. Stay more nights for better value!

Our two bedroom two bathroom apartment is ideal for couples or up to a maximum of four guests and is a stunning opportunity to experience loft-style living with soaring high beamed 16' ceilings with crystal chandeliers, a contemporary 28' open plan lounge/kitchen with large windows and Juliet Balcony. One King Bedroom & Mezzanine Twin Bedroom. You will find top quality 600 Thread Count Bed Linen, Wedgwood China and beautiful bathrooms.

The Old Brewery is an ideal choice for a self catering holiday in York. Its quiet unique & historical location offers the best of both worlds. Only footsteps from York Minster, and just minutes from York's famous visitor attractions, museums, shops, and restaurants, yet, with free on-site parking it is also perfect for touring the beautiful Yorkshire Dales, Moors and Wolds.

Please note: Max occupancy at all times - 4 people. The property is unsuitable for hen or stag parties or large single sex groups.

Size Sleeps up to 4, 2 bedrooms
Access Car not necessary
Nearest travel links Nearest airport: Leeds 50 km, Nearest railway: York
Family friendly Suitable for people with restricted mobility
Notes No pets allowed, No smoking at this property

Features and Facilities

Luxuries Internet access, DVD player
General Central heating, TV, CD player, Telephone, Satellite TV, Wi-Fi available
Standard Kettle, Toaster, Iron, Hair dryer
Utilities Clothes dryer, Dishwasher, Cooker, Microwave, Fridge, Freezer, Washing machine
Rooms 2 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms of which 1 Family bathrooms and 1 En suites
Furniture Single beds (2), Double beds (1), Dining seats for 4, Lounge seats for 4
Other Linen provided, Towels provided
Outdoors Shared garden
Access Parking, Lift access

Northern England region

York is Yorkshire's most historic city, set in the centre of the North of England, with excellent rail links from London (just 2 hours) and all parts of the UK.

It has easy access to the beautiful Yorkshire Dales, Moors & Wolds with many historic houses in the vicinity (Castle Howard, home to Brideshead Revisited just 20 miles from the centre of York)


The Apartment is centrally located in Ogleforth, inside the City Walls, where the Romans first marched into York and within the historic 'Minster Quarter' with majestic York Minster at its core and medieval walls around its border. An area rich in architecture and steeped in history.

Just footsteps from the apartment, you will find an eclectic and unique mix of cobbled streets, shops, markets, boutiques,ancient churches, world renowned museums, modern and traditional pubs, cafes, and restaurants. Festivals & Events take place throughout the year, so each season has something to offer.

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14 Aug 2014


"Fabulous apartment - the best accommodation on our five week holiday"

We were absolutely delighted with the quality and comfort of The Old Brewery and if you are considering booking this for a York holiday - just do it!The apartment is beautifully furnished and appointe… More

13 Jun 2014


"Best self catering rental we have ever experienced"

Ellen has thought of everything travellers wanting to self cater would want, including sharp knives. The attention to detail is amazing and the quality of everything in the apartment is of a high stan… More

20 May 2014


"Superb Accommodation"

After a recent stay at The Old Brewery I can only reconfirm what others have said - that this is a very high quality and extremely clean apartment which has a feel of luxury (inclusive of good quality… More

13 Jan 2014


"great location"

right in the heart of York and next door to the minster we enjoyed our 4 night break it was relaxed and a stylish apartment… More

26 Nov 2013


"You could not find a better place to stay in York!"

A big thank you to Ellen and Kevin who have done an amazing job with this beautiful self catering apartment. The photos don't do it enough justice. It really is a stunning apartment and with firs… More

18 Oct 2013


"Superb Apartment in the heart of the city"

We've visited York on a number of occasions in the last couple of years and always stayed in hotels, never again now we've discovered The Old Brewery. The apartment is fantastic in every way… More

16 Sep 2013


"Fantastic In All Respects"

My wife and I have been in York UK every September for 18 consecutive years. The last two we have stayed at The Old Brewery. If you like self-catering (we do), I would be hard-pressed to recommend … More

30 Jul 2013


"Feeling at home while on vacation"

We celebrate holiday in apartments for years, but an apartment as the Old Brewery we never had. It is lovely decorated and all materials used is from a high standard! The music played when we arrived… More

9 Jul 2013



Our second visit to The Old Brewery and cannot recommend it highly enough.This apartment is truly a home from home, and is always spotlessly clean with a lovely welcome basket. The attention to detai… More

25 May 2013



We've stayed here several times over the last few year, and will be continuing in the future. The location is excellent, 2 mins fron the Minster, 4 mins from the Shambles but it is off the main r… More

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