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The York Canberra

31 Giles St, Kingston, Ac, Au, Canberra, Australia, 2604  show map
 4 stars
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The York Canberra

Internet

Internet access

Free parking
Luggage storage
24-hour services

24-hour reception

Food/ Drinks

Restaurant

TV

Flat-screen TV

Kitchen facilities

Kitchenette

Electric kettle

Cookware/ Kitchen utensils

Meeting facilities

Business centre

Overview

The 4-star The York Canberra Hotel is located in central Canberra, 30 minutes away from Australian. Operating in Canberra since 1986, this hotel features original architecture and modern comforts.

This property is 20 minutes' walk to Parliament House. The venue is located within 20 minutes' walk from Canberra center.

The hotel is surrounded by a stadium and restaurants.

10 minutes drive will take guests to Canberra airport.

Rooms

For a pleasant stay in Canberra The York Canberra Hotel offers 25 guestrooms complete with individual climate control, plasma-screen TV, pay TV, TV with satellite channels and a kitchen. Bathrooms in these modern rooms are fitted with a bathtub, a shower and a hairdryer.

Eat & Drink

Located in a shopping area, Madam Woo and Idelic Cafe & Deli serve a wide range of meals.

A full breakfast is served and charges are applicable. 

Services

Hotel services include laundry and dry cleaning maintained by multilingual staff.

Internet

Modem internet access is available in the hotel rooms for free.

Guest Parking

Private parking is possible on site for free.

Number of rooms:   25.

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Facilities

General

  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Internet access
  • Free parking
  • 24-hour reception
  • Air conditioning in public areas

Services

  • Room service
  • Tours/Ticket assistance

Dining

  • Restaurant

Business

  • Business centre

Spa & Leisure

  • Garden area

Room features

  • Air conditioning
  • Heating
  • Sitting area
  • Dressing area
  • Tea and coffee facilities
  • Ironing facilities

Bathroom

  • Washing machine

Self-catering

  • Kitchenette
  • Electric kettle
  • Cookware/ Kitchen utensils

Media

  • Flat-screen TV
  • Direct dial telephone
  • CD player
  • AM/FM alarm clock

Room decor

  • Carpeted floor

Policies

CHECK-IN / CHECK-OUT

Check-in from 2 pm FREE
Check-out until 10 am FREE

Children and extra beds

Maximum capacity of extra beds in a room is 1. 

Pets

Pets are not allowed.

How to reach hotel

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Hotel Address:

31 Giles St, Kingston, Ac, Au, Canberra, Australia, 2604

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Airports
  • Canberra (CBR)
    3.1 mi
  • Goulburn (GUL)
    48.2 mi
Train
  • Canberra Railway Station
    1400 ft
Restaurants
  • Silo
    300 ft
  • Thai Chiang Rai (cuisine: Thai)
    200 ft
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  2 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  10 am
  • Number of rooms:
    25

Hotel Awards

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According to guest reviews, the hotel has been rated as
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The York Canberra Location

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Local attractions

  • Telstra Tower3.7 mi
    Black Mountain Drive
  • Australian Institute of Sport5.4 mi
    Leverrier Cres Bruce, Canberra

Restaurants nearby

  • Silo300 ft

    Address: 36 Giles Street
    Phone: (02) 6260 6060

    72% likes this, based on 149 reviews

  • Hoang Hau200 ft

    Address: 54 Giles Street
    Phone: (02) 6295 0318

    53% likes this, based on 24 reviews
    Cuisine: Vietnamese

  • Idelic Cafe & Deli200 ft

    Address: Shop 1/62 Giles Street
    Phone: (02) 6239 4142

    70% likes this, based on 25 reviews

  • Thai Chiang Rai200 ft

    Address: 48 Giles Street
    Phone: (02) 6232 6999

    52% likes this, based on 65 reviews
    Cuisine: Thai

  • Artespresso200 ft

    Address: 31 Giles Street
    Phone: (02) 6295 8055

    55% likes this, based on 35 reviews
    Cuisine: Italian

Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  2 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  10 am
  • Number of rooms:
    25

Hotel Awards

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According to guest reviews, the hotel has been rated as
Best 4 Star Hotels in Australia

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The York Canberra Reviews

Guest reviews are submitted by our customers after their stay at The York Canberra

8.0
FabulousBased on36 reviews

Guest reviews

  • Group of friends
    6.6

    Location

    I couldn't access the free Wifi. I had to keep calling reception to re-set it. Very annoying considering how much the room cost.

  • Older travelers
    7.4

    The location was excellent and the staff were very friendly and helpful.

    On the last day of our stay the cleaning staff must of got distracted as we were only left with 1 towel and 1 face washer. As we did not get back to the room until after reception had closed this was very disappointing and made having showers the next morning very interesting.

  • Older travelers
    10.0

    A very pleasant erience overall. Well located, helpful staff, room was very well furnished. Great value for money.

  • Older travelers
    7.8

    The York is in a centralised position in Kingston and a short walk to Manuka. We could buy food at local supermarketsand prepare it in the ample kitchinette. The bed was extremely comfortable. There was also a washing machine and dryer, most convenient for longer stays. There was covered ,secure parking under the building which was included in the price.

    I could have been cleaner. Although serviced daily the dust on the bedside tables remained. I finished up cleaning it myself. The bathroom sink plug hole was full of hairs which I also removed. One wall in the bedroom was heavily scuffed and in need of a paint. On our last day we could hear the next room's shower runnning for a very long time and when we showered we had very luke warm water. Not the best on a cold morning! With just a little more care with the housekeeping the stay would have been so much better. It should also be noted that the York has no lift and it was 4 flights of stairs to our first floor room from the car park with our luggage. Also the shower was over the bath so it is not suitable for people with certain mobility disabilities.

  • Older travelers
    7.0

    Location, room size and furnishing

    Check in was chaotic. First room allocated had not been cleaned "only three housekeeping staff on duty today". Noise from street - late night/early morning revellers. Car was scraped in the underground car park.

  • Older travelers
    7.4

    Location very convenient. One bedroom apartment floor plan good for the circumstances where my wife and I were both working.

    Heater did not operate properly, toilet did not operate properly...continuous slow internal leak.

  • Older travelers
    10.0

    Was very happy with the room. It was warm and comfortable. It had everything we needed for a few days. Great having washing facilities and a dryer as well. We also loved being in that location as the shops and restaurants nearby were really nice.

  • Single
    8.8

    Great location and great level of furnishings and inclusions. The room was clean with all equipment and facilities working. A very comfortable apartment style hotel. I will definitely look at using again.

  • Older travelers
    8.8

    Location - proximity to lake foreshore (Gallery etc) and shops. Secure parking. Bed comfort. Balcony.

  • Older travelers
    7.8

    Location was great. Carpark underneath was excellent. Lovely garden. Bed was comfortable.

    Our notebook did not like the wifi set up and only downloaded emails twice during our three day stay. We have good security on our notebook and have used it very successfully throughout Asia. Also, when we checked out the receptionist had the wrong rates for our accommodation and overcharged us $30 but we were able to sort it out quickly and without any problems.

  • Older travelers
    7.4

    Safe car parking, large room. Lot of restaurants within short walking distance.

    A little expensive. Car park stairs needed cleaning.

  • Older travelers
    9.6

    This was our 2nd stay and ideally situated for both catching up with friends and shopping. Loved the friendly service and the cleanliness is 2nd to none. Would definitely recommend to friends and stay again if we are in the area.

    The room we have just stayed in although very beautiful and big with lots of lights still seemed to be very dim. We chose this hotel as we like a little bit of self catering mostly breakfast but found that this time we only had a microwave to use and no hob tops to cook on. Couldnt change as we did not know until we arrived at 10.30 that evening and we were too tired to change to another room if we had the opportunity. Maybe all rooms should have at least one cooking ring!!

  • Couple
    9.2

    Great location, friendly staff, nice amenities.

    The front rooms are really noisy and we were woken in the early hours as there were young people yelling in the street, not your fault of course but maybe double glazing or something might help? It was the hardest bed and pillows that I have every slept on, otherwise everything else was really great.

  • Single
    8.8

    It was very comfortable and the location suited my needs.

  • Single
    8.2

    They readily accommodated my request for a balcony room on a high floor. The room had a large balcony with plenty of openable windows. The room was clean, modern, light and open providing something to look at. The king size bed was very comfortable. The bathroom was large, well lit and airy. Free undercover parking is a bonus. Best of all, the staff were very friendly and pleasant and were eager to be of assistance and to make you feel a welcome, valued guest.

    The room could do with a few more outlets in which to plug devices which need recharging.

How to reach hotel

hotel The York Canberra Canberra location
Show big map »

Hotel Address:

31 Giles St, Kingston, Ac, Au, Canberra, Australia, 2604

Get directions
Airports
  • Canberra (CBR)
    3.1 mi
  • Goulburn (GUL)
    48.2 mi
Train
  • Canberra Railway Station
    1400 ft
Restaurants
  • Silo
    300 ft
  • Thai Chiang Rai (cuisine: Thai)
    200 ft
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  2 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  10 am
  • Number of rooms:
    25

Hotel Awards

AustralianHOTEL AWARDSHighly RecommendedCanberraThe York Canberra

According to guest reviews, the hotel has been rated as
Best 4 Star Hotels in Australia

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