Westergate House

The perfect antidote to a busy life

Westergate House

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

Westergate House a charming country house bed and breakfast set in an acre of mature gardens near to York offers tasteful accommodation with homely hospitality. Take advantage of our easily accessible location with ample parking to explore York and beyond through our gateway to the city coast and countryside where within an hour your journey can take you to Yorkshire’s finest countryside and coastline creating an ideal base for an extended break away. Exclusive use of Westergate House as a venue for weddings or special family occasions is an option we offer where you can enjoy your time together whilst being looked after. Our large dining room in which we can host your meals is ideal and the large lounge gives you a relaxing space for your gathering.

Paul and Hilary Finney


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

Choose one of our themed ensuite 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 or the garden and 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.  

Westergate House Bed & Breakfast


  • Garden
  • Guest Lounge
  •  Free parking
  •  Regular bus
  •  Local Pubs




Catering for you

  • Breakfast to go and Packed lunches
  • Exceptional choice of breakfasts
  • Special occasion  dinners
  • 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
  •  Barbecues  and Pizza events
  •  Private functions




Places to visit within an hour

Elvington racetrack & Yorkshire air museum

Goathland, Whitby and the Coast

Harrogate  and the Dales

Castle Howard, Helmsley  and the Moors



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 . We have put many covid19 measures in place for your safety whilst staying with us, the main one leaving 72 hours between guest thus reducing both risk and guests in the house at one time. Over winter and lock down much work has been done to update the house and we hope you will like what we have done.

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 .
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