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The Principal York, York

5-star5 stars
Station RoadYorkEnglandYO24 1AAUnited Kingdom
Historical hotel with indoor pool, in central York
  • Free WiFi
Fabulous8.8
Vibe
Awesome vibe
Location
Great location
Service
Fantastic service
Value for money
Value for money could be better
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The Principal York, York

from $88
  • Classic Double Room
  • Superior Double Room
  • Superior Twin Room
  • Classic Single Room
  • Exclusive Suite
  • Deluxe Double Room
  • Junior Suite, City View
  • Room, Annex Building (5 minute walk from Reception and the Restaurant​)
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At a glance

Key facts

Hotel size

  • This hotel has 167 rooms
  • This hotel is arranged over 5 floors

Arriving/leaving

  • Check-in time 3 PM-4 AM
  • Check-out time is noon
  • Express check-out
The credit card used to book the reservation must be presented by the cardholder at check-in. For more details, please contact the property using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.

Required at check in

  • Credit card or cash deposit required

  • Government-issued photo ID required

Travelling with others

Children

  • No cribs (infant beds)

Pets

  • Pets not allowed

Internet

  • Free WiFi in public areas

  • Free WiFi in rooms

Transportation

Parking

  • Self parking *

Other information

  • Smoke-free property
* See small print for additional details or extra charges

In the hotel

Food and drink
  • Buffet breakfast daily (surcharge)
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/lounge
  • 24-hour room service
Things to do
  • Indoor pool
  • Health club
  • Spa services on site
  • Spa tub
  • Bicycle rentals nearby
  • Golfing nearby
  • Hiking/biking trails nearby
  • Steam room
  • Sauna
Working away
  • Business center
  • Number of meeting rooms - 15
  • Conference space
  • Meeting rooms 6
Services
  • 24-hour front desk
  • Concierge services
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service
  • Laundry facilities
  • Luggage storage
  • Wedding services
Facilities
  • Number of buildings/towers - 1
  • Year Built 1870
  • Elevator/lift
  • Garden
Accessibility
  • Accessible bathroom
  • Roll-in shower

In the room

Home comforts
  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Iron/ironing board
Freshen up
  • Private bathroom
  • Shower only
  • Hair dryer
Be entertained
  • TV
Stay connected
  • Desk
  • Free WiFi
More
  • Connecting/adjoining rooms available

Special features

Dining

Refectory - This restaurant serves breakfast, lunch, and dinner.

Chapter House - Onsite bar.

Awards and affiliations

Green / Sustainable Property
This property participates in Green Tourism Program, a program that measures the property's impact on one or more of the following: environment, community, cultural-heritage, the local economy.

The Principal York, York’s small print

Also known as

  • Hotel Royal York
  • Royal York Hotel York
  • Principal Hotel
  • Principal York
  • The Royal York Hotel
  • Hotel York Royal
  • Royal Hotel York
  • Royal York
  • Principal York Hotel
  • York Hotel Royal
  • York Royal
  • York Royal Hotel
  • Royal York Hotel Grand Victorian

Policies

The name of this property was previously The Royal York.

The property has connecting/adjoining rooms, which are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property using the number on the booking confirmation.

Some facilities may have restricted access. Guests can contact the property for details using the contact information on the booking confirmation.

Optional extras

Onsite credit card charges are subject to an extra charge

Late check-out can be arranged for an extra charge of GBP 25.00

Self parking costs GBP 15.00 per day

Buffet breakfast is offered for an extra charge of GBP 15.95 per person (approximately)

We have included all charges provided to us by this hotel. However, charges can vary, for example, based on length of stay or the room you book.

What’s around The Principal York, York

Landmarks

  • Heart of York
  • York Minster (10-minute walk)
  • York National Railway Museum (8-minute walk)
  • York Dungeon (12-minute walk)
  • Jorvik Viking Centre (13-minute walk)
  • Shambles (13-minute walk)
  • Merchant Adventurers' Hall (16-minute walk)
  • Clifford's Tower (16-minute walk)

Getting around

  • Leeds (LBA-Leeds Bradford) 54-min drive
  • York Station 0-min walk
  • York Poppleton Station 13-min drive
  • Hammerton Station 21-min drive
  • Self parking (surcharge)

The Principal York, York

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