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    Type B&B
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    Bedrooms 4
  • £50 - £90 per room per night


Grimston House was built in the 1930's by the owner of 3 local farms as his private residence and is now a traditional b&b 4 miles south of York centre

Grimston House is ideally placed on the south side of York for York University, York Racecourse, Elvington Air Museum and Airfield and the designer outlet park and ride also good stopping point if you are travelling a long distance. There is a regular Arriva 415 bus route between York and Selby if you want to leave the car.

Situated within an acre of mature gardens on the A19 at Deighton you can enjoy a comfortable stay with spacious rooms and safe parking and a cooked breakfast included in your stay. The double en-suite bedrooms and one with a private bathroom all have flat screen TV and hospitlaity trays with hot and cold drinks and homemade cookies and snacks. There is a fridge on the landing and in some rooms for fresh milk and cold drinks. The spacious dining room where breakfast and weekday suppers are served overlooks the gardens with morning sunshine and there is a large guest lounge with log fire in winter where you can relax and read a book.

Looking for somewhere to eat? - The White Swan pub is a short walk away and in Escrick half a mile away there is the Sang Thai restaurant, The Parsonage and The Fat Abbott gastro pub. We can arrange snacks and pre-booked meals during the week if you prefer not to go out.

Arriving by cycle or motorbike? - the Sustrans 65 is about half a mile away and the famous Squires cafe is 10 miles. We have safe parking for bikes and motorbikes set back from the road. We can arrange washing and drying facilities.

Grimston House has been a home for disabled children and doctors surgery before becoming a bed and breakfast run for many years by Pat and Alan Wright.  We wish Pat and Alan a very happy and well earned retirement.

Grimston House is conveniently located to enjoy the magnificence of York and it's glorious Minster. A city full of history with fascinating streets and a plethora of shops, museums and galleries. The river Ouse winds its way through the city and many visitors find a boat trip provides them with a different view of this splendid city. You can go fishing, enjoy horse riding and play golf all within a few miles and the Sustrans 65 cycle way is within a mile away. There are also some delightful walks in the countryside and we are a good base for those who wish to explore the North Yorkshire Moors, Coast and Dales . MacArthur Glen Designer shopping outlet is two miles away next to the Park and Ride.

Available Extras

  • supper monday to thursday

    A two course supper such as cottage pie, chicken casserole, fish pie or lasagna with a homemade dessert and coffee or tea

  • Afternoon tea

    Afternoon tea with sandwiches savouries scones and homemade cakes. £18 per couple

  • Scone jam and cake

    A cup of Yorkshire tea with a cream tea and cake on arrival

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    Deluxe Suite En-Suite 

    King room
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    Sleeps 2
  • £80 - £90 per room per night
  • king superior
  • superior king

 A  beautiful recently refurbished  room with sleigh bed  overlooking the front garden and  fields. En-suite shower room with a hospitality tray, sitting area and TV and free wifi.

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    Suite En-Suite 

    KIng suite
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    Sleeps 3
  • £80 - £105 per room per night
  • king suite
  • king suite lounge
  • king suite can sleep 3
  • king lounge and single bed

Two rooms with a lounge area overlooking the  front gardens and a KIng size bed in the rear.  Hospitlality tray with hot and cold drinks homemade biscuits and snacks and fresh milk. Full Cooked breakfast included in the room rate.  A single bed is available in the lounge area for a third person over 14 years.

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    Double En-Suite 

    Double room
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    Sleeps 2
  • £60 - £85 per room per night
  • king room to rear

Standard king bedded room to the rear of the house overlooking the gardens and large fishpond.  En-suite facilities and hopsitaltiy tray with hot and cold drinks. TV and wifi and a cooked breakfast.  fresh milk and water  in fridge

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    Twin En-Suite 

    Twin /superking room
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    Sleeps 2
  • £75 - £85 per room per night
  • twin ground floor
  • ground floor twin

Twin room which can be on the ground floor with sitting area and hospitalilty tray with hot and cold drinks TV and wifi.   This can be a superking if required

Get directions

Additional Directions Information

From the North take the A19 towards Selby. After 2 miles and passing the traffic lights at Crockey Hill you will see a large layby on the right hand side with the Happy Haddock fish and chips. Shortly after this you will see the brick gateposts of Grimston House on the right hand side where you can draw in to the semi circular drive and park in front of the house leaving space for other cars to pass.

From the South on the A19 pass through the village of Escrick with the BP garage on the right hand side. Shortly after passing the White Swan public house on the left hand side you will see the brick gateposts of Grimston House where you can draw in to and park in front of the house leaving space for other cars to pass.

The entrance to Grimston House is opposite the large green road sign.

By bus take the Arriva 415 from York or Selby and alight at Deighton. Grimston House is to the York side of the village about a 3 minute walk.

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Grimston House Special Offers

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     Explore York and  beyond 

    Stay with us for 3 consecutive nights between monday night and friday morning and explore further afield to the moors the coast and even the dales during your stay.       Tea scones and cake will be served between 3.30 and 4.30pm  with our compliments.    

    Please quote fs3fortea to activate your additional discounted rate of #10 per night . This cannot be used with any other offer must be booked Direct on our website or by phone and is not valid for weekends  


    Evening meals are available wednesday nights on request

    Offer expires 09 June 2019, terms & conditions may apply.