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The Ark has 2 stunning sun decks, kitchen, large living room, WC and has 3 bedrooms and 2 bathrooms which are spacious light and airyFabulous views from the main deck of the river, surrounding area and of Bishopthorpe Palace
Private room in boat

York HouseBoat. Warm and wonderful.

Jelle

York HouseBoat. Warm and wonderful.

3 guests
1 bedroom
1 bed
1 shared bath
3 guests
1 bedroom
1 bed
1 shared bath
HOME HIGHLIGHTS
Jelle is a SuperhostSuperhosts are experienced, highly rated hosts who are committed to providing great stays for guests.
Great check-in experience100% of recent guests gave this home’s check-in process a 5-star rating.
Sparkling clean9 recent guests have said that this home was sparkling clean.

Luxurious, Large, Double Bedroom on Houseboat in York
+ 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
+ Flatscreen TV in Room & Internet Onboard
+ Large Shared Bathroom with Bath and Shower
+ FREE Bikes and Canoes
+ Self Drive Motorboat Available for Hire
+ Friendly and Helpful Host with over 1300 Positive Reviews

Amenities

Free parking on premises
Kitchen
Wireless Internet
Cable TV
Dryer
Essentials

Sleeping arrangements

Bedroom 1
1 queen bed, 1 floor mattress

House Rules

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

Availability

174 Reviews

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Bridget User Profile
Bridget
October 2017
We don't normally do shared airbnb but the chance to stay at Jelle' s houseboat was too good to pass up. We shared the space with a couple & their dog as well as a mum & her two children, overall really nice experience & very nice people. The boat was clean & comfortable & a shor…
Sheryl User Profile
Sheryl
September 2017
The Ark is a unique holiday experience and one you won't forget. There are plenty of pubs nearby for a good dinner and the co-op is walking distance for provisions. The bedrooms and bathrooms are well appointed and spacious. The other areas are very small and patience and negotia…
Jean-Luc User Profile
Jean-Luc
July 2017
It was lovely staying on Jelle's Houseboat. The rooms were big and comfortable, and we had access to everything we needed. A good location for a proper unwind.
Mary User Profile
Mary
February 2017
Thoroughly enjoyed our night in this very special accomodation.
Chris User Profile
Chris
December 2016
Super cosy! Such a unique experience loved it, will definitely be back :)
Wendy User Profile
Wendy
December 2016
A stay onboard The Ark is a unique experience which we unfortunately didn't have the time to enjoy fully - one night wasn't enough to settle in and unwind!!
Liz User Profile
Liz
September 2016
Warm greeting on arrival. Unique B&B very modern, large comfortable bedroom and gorgeous bathroom. Lovely outdoor area to take in the lovely river views. Walkable to several local pubs for dinner. Bring your own breakfast .

Hosted by Jelle

York, United KingdomJoined in August 2011
Jelle User Profile
3214 Reviews
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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: 97%
Response time: within an hour
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