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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

“Pleasant stay”

Rating: 4 Reviewed on August 09, 2018

We stayed 5 nights at this hotel and we really enjoyed it: - pros: clean rooms, very good breakfast (lots of choices, good quality of the food, I recommend the pancakes with sour cream and jam); we...

“Football World Cup - Semi Final”

Rating: 1 Reviewed on July 26, 2018

Booked 3 rooms for 6 people. When arrived could not find booking. After 30 minutes managed to find booking. Then wanted paying in cash! Said do not carry that much cash so they directed us to an ATM...

“Balanced Review: Worse 5 star Hotel I stayed in by a mile, 5star rating must be scam,”

Rating: 2 Reviewed on July 24, 2018

First of all 5 star rating (from booking) must be a scam, I don't what the management did to convince the rating groups to give this a 5 star. Positives: Location Junior Suite was spacious Bathroom...


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.