York has lots to offer the enthusiastic shopper. Whether you need new clothes, books, gifts or games, or that little something to make your accommodation feel like home – you’ll find it all in York.
If you know what you’re after Coney Street and Spurriergate are home to all the high street regulars. A short walk down to Coppergate Market – built on the site of a Viking settlement – and you’ll find everything you need for a great day’s shopping.
If you prefer hunting for something more unique York is bursting with independent spirit and a range of one-off and vintage stores. Fossgate has loads of quirky shops where you can pick up thoughtful gifts or retro clothing.
SPARK York is an exciting new development for the city. Grab some delicious street food, visit some of the city’s best independent retailers, and check out performance spaces and bars – all housed in an eco-friendly, shipping container village.
Step into a perfect winter wonderland and enjoy York at its most magical. At Christmas time York looks is looking its best. The bustling, wooden cabins of the St Nicholas Fair are the ideal place to pick up some treats, enjoy a hot chocolate and take that perfect Xmas Instagram shot.