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The Bishop & The Bison offers a unique interpretation of the British bed and breakfast. Immerse yourself in the luxury and comfort of this independent boutique hotel located in the ancient city of York. The hotel is ideal for a romantic couple’s weekend away, as luxury accommodation for the York Races, or for those seeking the arts, history and heritage.

All guests enjoy five-star hospitality, 24/7 front desk services, a hearty breakfast of the finest ingredients, free high-speed wifi throughout the property, a gorgeous dining room and outside courtyard for breakfast or for an afternoon drink, or more comfort and relaxation in the President’s Lounge together with its honesty bar. We are an LGBTQ friendly boutique hotel.

All B&B rooms are ensuite and refurbished to the highest standards. We offer free parking to guests who book with us directly. The guest house is fully licensed. Roam free! The Bishop & The Bison awaits to provide you with the warmest of Yorkshire hospitality.

Book direct to receive a 10% discount

The Bishop & The Bison offers a unique interpretation of the British bed and breakfast.

Immerse yourself in the luxury and comfort of this independent boutique hotel located in the ancient city of York.

The hotel is ideal for a romantic couple’s weekend away, as luxury accommodation for the York Races, or for those seeking the arts, history and heritage.

All guests enjoy five-star hospitality, 24/7 front desk services, a hearty breakfast of the finest ingredients, free high-speed wifi throughout the property, a gorgeous dining room and outside courtyard for breakfast or for an afternoon drink, or more comfort and relaxation in the President’s Lounge together with its honesty bar.

We are an LGBTQ friendly boutique hotel.

All B&B rooms are ensuite and refurbished to the highest standards.

We offer free parking to guests who book with us directly.

The guest house is fully licensed. Roam free!

The Bishop & The Bison awaits to provide you with the warmest of Yorkshire hospitality.

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Luxury accommodation

We have designed and decorated each room so as to provide you with multiple experiences as you enjoy your stay at our York boutique hotel. We have eight guest rooms, four themed for the Bishop, and four themed for the American Bison.

The size of our small hotel ensures that you feel uncrowded and free to spread your wings in this beautifully restored property. As you make your way through the hotel, we trust you will take joy in the carefully curated art pieces, and find fun in our family of bison who adorn the walls.

Please be curious and discover everything that our unique bed and breakfast has to offer.

Luxury accommodation

We have designed and decorated each room so as to provide you with multiple experiences as you enjoy your stay at our York boutique hotel.

We have eight guest rooms, four themed for the Bishop, and four themed for the American Bison.

The size of our small hotel ensures that you feel uncrowded and free to spread your wings in this beautifully restored property.

As you make your way through the hotel, we trust you will take joy in the carefully curated art pieces, and find fun in our family of bison who adorn the walls.

Please be curious and discover everything that our unique bed and breakfast has to offer.

The President’s Lounge

A firm favourite of the owners, the portrait of Mr. President Abraham Lincoln sits proudly over the fireplace waiting to greet you as you enter our guests’ lounge, located on the first floor of the property.

This saloon offers a beautiful setting in which to relax, read your holiday novel, perhaps learn an insider tip from a fellow guest, or to kick back and enjoy a glass of your favourite tipple, all the while relishing your stay with us in the beautiful city of York.

The Lounge has an honesty bar, a fully stocked refrigerator, a treats tray, a selection of board games, novels and coffee-table books. Our sincere wish is to furnish you with all means that afford you with satisfied contentment, a moment’s leisure, and certainly true wellbeing.

The Bishop & The Bison Boutique Hotel

The President’s Lounge

A firm favourite of the owners, the portrait of Mr. President Abraham Lincoln sits proudly over the fireplace waiting to greet you as you enter our guests’ lounge, located on the first floor of the property.

This saloon offers a beautiful setting in which to relax, read your holiday novel, perhaps learn an insider tip from a fellow guest, or to kick back and enjoy a glass of your favourite tipple, all the while relishing your stay with us in the beautiful city of York.

The Lounge has an honesty bar, a fully stocked refrigerator, a treats tray, a selection of board games, novels and coffee-table books.

Our sincere wish is to furnish you with all means that afford you with satisfied contentment, a moment’s leisure, and certainly true wellbeing.

The Bishop & The Bison Boutique Hotel

Bubbles and fun!

The property is fully licensed, allowing us to offer you a champagne breakfast, a pre-dinner imbibe after a rewarding day exploring the sites, or a quiet aperitif after carriages upon your triumphant return from the delights of the fine restaurants and bars that York has to offer. All alcohol is offered at an additional surcharge.

Bubbles and fun!

The property is fully licensed, allowing us to offer you a champagne breakfast, a pre-dinner imbibe after a rewarding day exploring the sites, or a quiet aperitif after carriages upon your triumphant return from the delights of the fine restaurants and bars that York has to offer.

All alcohol is offered at an additional surcharge.

Inns, fine dining and the arts

Rumours abound that York boasts a public house for every day of the year. Certainly, there is a pub or bar for every taste, from riverside wine tasting to medieval pub ales, from local gin distilleries to the freshest cocktails, from craft beers to reputed haunted back rooms with the finest liquor.

York is a hot foodie destination boasting a mouth-watering array of options including The Ivy, Yorkshire’s own Betty’s Tea Rooms, and the ultimate in food trucks. Between refreshments, soak up the arts at the York Art Gallery, York Castle Museum, the Yorkshire Museum, or the York St. Mary. The city boasts an opera house, the Theatre Royal and the Joseph Rowntree Theatre, among many others.

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Inns, fine dining and the arts

Rumours abound that York boasts a public house for every day of the year.

Certainly, there is a pub or bar for every taste, from riverside wine tasting to medieval pub ales, from local gin distilleries to the freshest cocktails, from craft beers to reputed haunted back rooms with the finest liquor.

York is a hot foodie destination boasting a mouth-watering array of options including The Ivy, Yorkshire’s own Betty’s Tea Rooms, and the ultimate in food trucks.

Between refreshments, soak up the arts at the York Art Gallery, York Castle Museum, the Yorkshire Museum, or the York St. Mary.

The city boasts an opera house, the Theatre Royal and the Joseph Rowntree Theatre, among many others.

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Yorkshire base

Many guests choose to visit the British wonder of Yorkshire using York as their base. Within a 40 miles radius of the hotel, you will find everything to suit your taste, including the open wildlands of the North York Moors, the sequestered Cistercian monastery of Rievaulx Abbey, the seaside castle town of Scarborough, the aristocratic delights of Castle Howard nestled in the Howardian Hills, the step-back-in-time market towns of Pickering, Malton, and Helmsley, the East Coast fishing towns of Whitby (think Dracula!), Staithes and Runswick Bay, the spa town of Harrogate, the rolling Yorkshire Wolds, or the Pennine Yorkshire Dales.

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Yorkshire base

Many guests choose to visit the British wonder of Yorkshire using York as their base.

Within a 40 miles radius of the hotel, you will find everything to suit your taste, including the open wildlands of the North York Moors, the sequestered Cistercian monastery of Rievaulx Abbey, the seaside castle town of Scarborough, the aristocratic delights of Castle Howard nestled in the Howardian Hills, the step-back-in-time market towns of Pickering, Malton, and Helmsley, the East Coast fishing towns of Whitby (think Dracula!), Staithes and Runswick Bay, the spa town of Harrogate, the rolling Yorkshire Wolds, or the Pennine Yorkshire Dales.

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