Set within an elegant Victorian townhouse built in 1870, this 3-star guesthouse is the ideal base for exploring the historic city of York. Just a 10 minute walk from the center of the city and York Racecourse, Hillcrest boasts a beautiful position – backing onto the beautifully landscaped Rowntree Park, consisting of formal grounds and a lake. Beyond is the Ouse River and the riverside walk into town. Privately-owned and run, you can be assured of a friendly welcome upon arrival before you venture out into the city to explore the nearby attractions, such as York Minster, the Railway Museum, the Theatre Royal and much more.