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Grimston House bed and breakfast near York is 2 miles south of the park and ride at McArthur Glen and ideally placed on the south side of York for York University, York Racecourse Elvington Air Museum and Airfield and a central stop over point when travelling the country. The colonial and traditional house offers a selection of rooms to suit both the budget of a business traveller and spacious suites for those wishing a few days away with home comforts and those little extras including fridges and fresh milk. There is a regular Arriva 415 bus route between York and Selby if you want to leave the car.
Grimston House built in the 1930's by the landowner of 3 nearby farms 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 who now enjoy a very happy and well earned retirement.
Situated within an acre of mature gardens set back from the A19 at Deighton you can enjoy a comfortable stay with spacious rooms, easy access, safe parking and a freshly cooked breakfast. All our rooms are double bedrooms with ensuite shower rooms except one with a private bathroom across the landing with a bath and shower. Some have fridges and all have fresh milk flat screen TV and hospitality trays with hot and cold drinks and homemade cookies and snacks. 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.
The magnificence of York and it's glorious Minster is conveniently located from Grimston House. 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.