Westergate House

Gateway to the City Coast and Countryside

Westergate House

'Give every day the chance to become the most beautiful day of your life'. Mark Twain

Westergate ( formerly Grimston) House is a charming country house bed and breakfast set in an acre of mature gardens near York offering tasteful accommodation with homely hospitality. Perfectly placed on the south side of York 2 miles south of the park and ride at York Designer Outlet for York University, Racecourse, Elvington Airfield or a central stop over point when travelling the country. From where you can take advantage of our easily accessible location with ample parking and electric charging station to explore beyond our gateway, where within an hour your journey can take you to Yorkshire’s finest countryside or coastline creating an ideal base for an extended break away, enjoying cold platters or midweek meals on your return. Exclusive use of Westergate House can be arranged for your special occasion so you can enjoy your time together and be indulged.

Paul and Hilary Finney


'There’s never one sunrise the same or one sunset the same'. Carlos Santana

Choose one of our Yorkshire themed en-suite rooms with a variety of beds and space to suit both your needs or budget where you can relax with views across to the Wolds where the sun rises or the garden where the sun sets. We hope you will enjoy the little extras provided for a memorable stay.

'There is a morning inside you waiting to burst open into light' - Rumi

A good breakfast will set you up for the day ahead. Our locally sourced menu is carefully chosen and freshly cooked to appeal to all tastes and appetites with eggs from our own chickens. COVID measures have been put in place to ensure you can still enjoy a served cooked breakfast and be socially distanced.  

Westergate House Bed & Breakfast

Stay Sleep Eat Explore

Covid 19 and extra facilities provided

? ?Cleaning products BS EN14476 used throughout
?. Midweek evening meals, cold platters or sandwiches
?Reduced rooms and  dining room capacity  with no self service
? breakfast to go or room only on request
? Hand sanitiser stations
🚗 Electric car charging station




In house catering

⭐Cold platters and packed lunches

⭐Exceptional choice of breakfasts

⭐Special occasion  dinners for family and friends

⭐Afternoon tea and homemade cakes

⭐Pre ordered  evening meals  Tuesday – Thursday




What else we can offer

✅Exclusive use for families and wedding parties

✅Meetings and networking

✅Cookery demonstrations and lessons

✅Barbecues  and Pizza team builds

✅Private functions catering

✅ Photo shoots and product launches






Places to go within an hour

🚗Elvington racetrack & Yorkshire air museum

🚌Goathland, Whitby and the Coast

🚗Harrogate, Bolton Abbey  and the lower Dales

🚌Castle Howard, Helmsley  and the  Yorkshire Moors

🚗Leeds Amouries, Haworth and Bronte country

🚌Sledmere, Wharram Percy and the Wolds



Today’s goals: Coffee and kindness. Maybe two coffees, and then kindness - Nanea Hoffman

We strive to make our guests as comfortable as possible and we hope you will enjoy your stay with us . Exclusive use of Westergate is offered for a family occasion or friends get together with a range of meals provided. With 35 years experience of outside catering and cookery school we can cater for small parties as well as organise a variety of cookery team builds or networking events

Wherever you go, no matter what the weather, always bring your own sunshine. Anthony J. D’Angelo

In addition to the city of York we are are an excellent base close to the A64 to explore the East coast and countryside of the Yorkshire Moors, lower Dales and Wolds all within a hour. Stay with us a few days to discover more of what lies through our gateway .
Or call +44 (0) 1904728328