We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
Want the lowest hotel prices? You're in the right place. We check 200+ sites for you.

York Marine Services Ltd.

Sponsored by:
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Sponsored by:
Get directions
Address: Ferry Lane | Bishopthorpe, York YO23 2SB, England
Phone Number:
+44 1904 704442

TripAdvisor Reviewer Highlights

Read all 26 reviews
Visitor rating
  • 15
  • 5
    Very good
  • 2
  • 1
  • 2
value campsite

At only £10 per night for the camper van ( plus electric) I wasn't sure what to expect. The site is fairly small but well laid out and with clean toilet/ shower facilities. The... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed September 8, 2016
Didcot, United Kingdom

Similar Things to Do in York

Add Photo Write a Review

26 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Traveler rating
Traveler type
Time of year
Showing 25: English reviews
Didcot, United Kingdom
Level Contributor
33 reviews
11 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 8, 2016

At only £10 per night for the camper van ( plus electric) I wasn't sure what to expect. The site is fairly small but well laid out and with clean toilet/ shower facilities. The site is only a short walk from the bus stop with good connections into the city. ( not worth taking a car into York). There are... More 

1 Thank simonhippo
Stockton-on-Tees, United Kingdom
Level Contributor
7 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 4, 2016 via mobile

Been back 3 times now can't fault it very friendly owners and layed back attitude they dont rush you off the site just leave when your ready Shower / toilet block very clean & modern & heated I would and have recommended the site.

Thank sah53
York, United Kingdom
Level Contributor
3 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 3, 2016

Found this spot when walking down the river it has a nice little café bar with very well priced food its just the spot for a nice rest and to watch the boats go by. The camp site looks good too there is also a house boat near the café that looks amazing . We will be back very soon

Thank kate m
Level Contributor
48 reviews
15 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 53 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 25, 2016 via mobile

Two nights whilst visiting York with the kids , hired a little boat for a couple of hours and went into York for breakfast , no need to leave the site though as lovely little snack cabin opens daily from 8am ! Everyone very friendly , recommend 👍😎

Thank hotel-guest45
Level Contributor
73 reviews
34 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 31, 2016

Was a bit worried on way down the lane to this site and was a bit un organised on arrival but after this it was ok. The spacing wasnt that great and we had to pay extra for electric but it was fine for what we wanted. They are right by the canal and we could hire a boat for... More 

1 Thank Wendy H
Level Contributor
3 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 27, 2016 via mobile

What a great couple of nights spent here. As a stop over to break up a long journey home, we all decided to stay an extra night. The site is located next to the River Ouse and has great facilities on offer, the toilets, showers, washing up areas and site were very clean. The little hut next to river selling... More 

Thank janefH7766WF
Poole, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 1, 2016

Campsite just as we expected, good hard standing pitches,clean toilets and shower and not a big site. Owner and wardens very friendly and helpful. My partner was taken ill and admitted to hospital and the care and attention I received from the owner and warden was incredible. I could not have asked for a better site for my partner to... More 

Thank Sheilaandkeithevans
Thirsk, United Kingdom
Level Contributor
25 reviews
4 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 4, 2015 via mobile

We booked to stay for 1 night camping for 4 adults. The pitch and toilets etc were brilliant as normal but the new price system is a joke. When we stayed for a full weekend in July there was 2 adults and 3 children we paid £45 which I thought was reasonable for peak season but there have now gone... More 

Thank KerryH2
Level Contributor
8 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 1, 2015

We have just returned from a 4 night stay at York Marine Services. We were greated well on arrival but from there things went downhill. Our Motorhome is 30ft long and were were towing a car on an A-frame; the site were aware of this when I did the booking several months before and said our size was fine. It... More 

1 Thank Torina W
Dover, United Kingdom
Level Contributor
42 reviews
9 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 25, 2015 via mobile

Stayed here for two nights in our campervan with our two children (aged 4 & 7) as it seemed convenient for York. Friendly welcome on arrival, facilities clean and adequate and there is also a small play area for the kids. Bishopthorpe has a small supermarket and three decent pubs all within ten minutes walk from the site. Bus into... More 

1 Thank spark0906

Travelers who viewed York Marine Services Ltd. also viewed

York, North Yorkshire

Been to York Marine Services Ltd.? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?

Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.

Claim Your Listing

Questions & Answers

Here's what previous visitors have asked, with answers from representatives of York Marine Services Ltd. and other visitors
1 question
Ask a question
Questions? Get answers from York Marine Services Ltd. staff and past visitors.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Will you pick up and drop off at my hotel?
  • I have a family of 7. Can your tour accommodate all of us together?
  • How should I dress for this tour?