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From our front deck you get wonderful views of the river and Bishopthorpe PalaceOur 85ft Houseboat on the river OUSE
Private room in boat

York HouseBoat Delightful Luxury-Ensuite Bathroom

York HouseBoat Delightful Luxury-Ensuite Bathroom

3 guests
1 bedroom
1 bed
1 private bath
3 guests
1 bedroom
1 bed
1 private bath

Luxurious, Large, Double Bedroom with Private Ensuite Bathroom
+ Fabulous, Quiet Location on the River with Fantastic views.
+ Pubs/Restaurants and Shops 5 minute walk
+ 10 minute drive from York City Centre & Regular Busses Every 1/2 Hour
+ Free Parking outside the Boat
+ Extra large Flatscreen TV & Internet on Board
+ FREE Bikes and Canoes
+ Self Drive Motorboat Available for Hire
+ Friendly and Helpful Host with over 1300 Positive Reviews


Free parking on premises
Cable TV

Sleeping arrangements

Bedroom 1
1 king bed, 1 floor mattress

House Rules

Check-in is anytime after 3PM
Check out by 10AM

103 Reviews

Jill User Profile
August 2017
We spent a night on the boat on our way from London to Glasgow. The York area was not far, but you needed a car to drive there. Within walking range of the boat, there were several places to eat and a store to get supplies. The boat had a full kitchen and plenty of room to rel…
Whitney User Profile
July 2017
Jelle's Ark of York was such a memorable experience! It's definitely well worth the price and amenities for guests hi above and beyond the typical Airbnb home. The boat is immaculate and so much fun. We biked into town, canoed along the Ouse River and thoroughly enjoyed talking w…
Monica User Profile
June 2017
We had a very lovely stay at Jellie's place. Loved the use of the bikes to ride into town. Had to leave early the next morning so didn't enjoy the deck as much as we would have liked.
Matthew User Profile
May 2017
If you're looking for a quiet getaway in a lovely pastoral setting, Jelle's boat is the place for you! The location along the River Ouse is truly stunning. You've got amazing views of Bishopthorpe Palace, just down the river in one direction. You're surrounded by the beautiful…
Rula User Profile
May 2017
We had a fabulous time staying on the house boat. Our stay was incredibly short but with the beautiful accommodations and nearness to great restaurants and pubs it made for a comfortable and convenient stay for us. Just the sunset view over the canal alone would be enough but the…
Robin User Profile
August 2016
Staying at the houseboat was above and beyond our expectations! The room was beautiful, and the boat had great accommodations. Jelle let us borrow the bicycles and we rode to town, which was very convenient. This was a highlight of our trip!
Jaime User Profile
December 2015
The boat was perfect, the place was a dream and jelle was very helpful!

Hosted by Jelle

York, United KingdomJoined in August 2011
Jelle User Profile
3100 Reviews
Jelle is a SuperhostSuperhosts are experienced, highly rated hosts who are committed to providing great stays for guests.
I am a Dutchman who lives in York, England, grew up in South Africa, went to school in New Zealand and loves to travel and meet people. I have several listings and love Airbnb. I have been a host for around 4 years use airbnb when I travel too and I like to travel as much as I …
Languages: English, Nederlands
Response rate: 100%
Response time: within an hour
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