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The Fort Boutique Hostel

1 Little Stonegate


Situated in the heart of the city, The Fort is the most convieniant place to stay if you want to enjoy the city. It is surrounded by lively bars and restaurants, so there never is a dull moment, and all York's major attractions are almost on the doorstep.
We offer fantastic dorm rooms or funky private ensuite rooms. There is free WiFi thourghout and we don't even charge for towels or bag storage. Complimentary tea, coffee and juice can also be found in the communal kitchen area. What are you waiting for? Book now and we will see you soon.


  • Bar
  • Board games
  • Cafe
  • Common Room
  • Free City Maps
  • Free Internet Access
  • Free WiFi
  • Fridge/Freezer
  • Hairdryers
  • Housekeeping
  • Ironing board
  • Kitchen
  • Laundry Facilities
  • Linen Included
  • Lockers
  • Luggage Storage
  • Meals available
  • Microwave
  • Restaurant
  • Tea/Coffee Making Facilities
  • Towels Included
  • Utensils
  • Washing machine



Traveler Reviews

“This is not a 5 star hotel (( not even a 2*”

Rating: 1 Reviewed on December 10, 2020

Booked a superior twin- the room was supposed to be not less that 15m2, it was supposed to fit 3 persons - a big bed and a small one ...etc But we ended in a small room with two small seperate beds...

“Extremely unprofessional hotel - NOT 5 star”

Rating: 2 Reviewed on October 10, 2019

This hotel has a few extremely friendly staff members, and the room we had was adorable (although not very clean), but the hotel is NOT a 6-star hotel and was very unprofessional. We ate dinner at...

“It’s was terrible”

Rating: 1 Reviewed on September 30, 2019

There is no way it’s a five start hotel, should be less than 2 start, I booked a two queen bed room online and what they did is put two small mattress next to each other under on queen headboard...


Directions from train station:

Head left out of the station.
Cross at the pedestrian crossing over the main road.
Follow the path round, under the walls and head left over the bridge.
Take second right after bridge (Blake Street).
First left (Stonegate).
First right (Little Stonegate).
You will the see Kennedy’s Bar.
Please check-in at Kennedy’s Bar.

See you soon......


We have a 48hr cancellation policy. All cancellations must be made via email. No shows or cancellations with less than 48hrs notice will be charged the full amount of the first nights stay.

Check-in is at Kennedy's Bar, next door to The Fort. All under 18's must be accompained by a responsible adult. We do not accept group bookings over the internet. All group bookings must contact the hostel direct. We do not have a 24hr reception. Last check-in is 11pm. Check-out is 8am-10am. Full payment is due on arrival.