The Bar Convent

17 Blossom Street
YO24 1AQ
The Bar Convent is England’s oldest living convent, founded as a school for girls in the 17th century. Today, the Grade I Listed buildings on Blossom Street offer extensive facilities including an award-winning café and guest house, plus a state-of-the-art exhibition on the convent's fascinating history.

Stay in this unique historic building, within easy walking distance of the city centre, and discover all the wonderful attractions that York has to offer.

The guest accommodation at The Bar Convent comprises twenty guest bedrooms offering single, double and family accommodation, with a mixture of en suite and shared bathrooms. The bedrooms have been recently refurbished to a high standard. Breakfast is included in the price of your night's stay and served in the charming ground floor café, which also offers fresh fair-trade coffee, tea, snacks, cakes and light lunches.

The Bar Convent's location is ideal for exploring the city and the surrounding area, situated conveniently next to the entrance to York walls and just around the corner from the railway station.

Whether you are visiting York for business or pleasure, The Bar Convent can provide you with a range of services and facilities to suit your needs - including free WiFi.