Local Area

Our accommodation is situated on Bishopthorpe Road, York in the heart of South Bank. Within less than half a mile there are shops and local conveniences including a butcher, a bakery, a chemist (who offer a home delivery service for prescriptions), a hardware store, a florist, a greengrocer, cafes, restaurants and two mini supermarkets. There are two doctors’ practices in the area.


Buses to York and Bishopthorpe stop outside the homes. Rowntree Park, can be accessed at the bottom of Aldreth and Cameron Grove. There is a tea room and branch of York library and of course the beautiful park