Standing next to York Minster, the Guy Fawkes Inn was the birthplace of the notorious plotter, Guido Fawkes. The Inn offers en-suite rooms with free Wi-Fi, flat-screen TV’s and free toiletries. The inn retains many of its original features including gas lighting, real log fires and the timber staircase. You can dine by candlelight in the AA rosette restaurant, which serves classic pub food and a range of real ales. York Theatre Royal and the National Railway Museum are just a 5-minute walk away.