Next to the historic city walls at Micklegate Bar, this B&B is set in a working convent in 18th-century buildings with a chapel. It's a 4-minute walk from York train station.
The casual rooms feature writing desks and washbasins; showers and bathrooms are shared, though 5 rooms are equipped with en suite facilities. Many rooms include free WiFi.
Continental breakfast is complimentary. There's a tranquil cafe and a walled-in garden with seasonal flowers, where lunch and afternoon tea are served. Guests also have access to the Bar Convent Museum and 2 libraries with books dating from 1508.