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All reviews tuck box beautiful hotel garden room train station chapter house elemis toiletries railway hotel junior suite hot buffet leisure facilities birthday treat public areas lounge area main building no air con car park lovely touch
Right across the street from the train station. But not much else to say positive about this high end hotel that appears to have much potential but is missing the mark.
We expect nice space from nice hotels, so it’s service we look for to...More
Stayed in this beautiful, elegant hotel 13 - 16th Aug as a special little treat for my Mum & I.
Our lovely superior twin room was front & centre (104) with a great view of the Minster. Personal preference I know, but I don’t like...More
3 Thank DerbyshireJoanneJ
Response from THarrisonGM, General Manager at The Principal YorkResponded 4 September 2018
How fantastic to read your delight with your stay at the Principal York.
Thank you for taking the time to review your experience with the online community which is greatly appreciated as is your recommendation.
Please come and visit again soon.
Lovely meal with wonderful service but shame about service in the garden room when served coffee and drinks, coffee was cold and split in the cups which we had to ask for a serviette to mope the spill up, the brandy was served in a...More
We have had lovely relaxing break at the Principal ,we couldn’t fault anything, extremely friendly and courteous staff ,sumptuous surroundings ,lovely comfortable bed ,everything pristine clean ,we dined in the hotel restaurant and again first class,thoroughly enjoyed our stay and on leaving we felt relaxed...More
We stayed here at the end of October, it was to celebrate my husbands birthday and our first visit to York.The hotel is beautiful and the staff are very polite.The only problem we had was we was looking forward to a relaxing weekend.There was 2...More
Response from THarrisonGM, General Manager at The Principal YorkResponded 3 days ago
Thank you for choosing The Principal York for your celebration.
I understand that you spoke with our Duty Manager at the time of your stay to resolve any dissatisfaction and can advise that following guest feedback, we have carried out intensive re-training with...More
Located in the heart of the beautiful historic city of York The Principal York elegantly combines carefully preserved Victorian architecture alongside more modern touches. The ground floor public spaces offer sweeping …Moreviews into gardens and beyond to York Minster. Breakfast lunch and dinner is served in the Refectory Kitchen and Terrace and drinks are available from 11am till late in the Chapter House Bar and Games Room. Visit the stunning Garden Room for afternoon tea. As a premier luxury wedding venue in York the hotel and gardens provide the perfect backdrop for your wedding pictures. The Victorian Oak Room holds up 110 guests for dinner while the Events Centre can seat up to 300. The Principal York also boats a variety of meeting spaces from small rooms to the Events Centre with capacity for 410 delegates theatre style. Less
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Response from RobertFGCarter | Reviewed this property |
Cream tea at the Countess of York in the railway museum is truly wonderful and possibly better than Betty's. We ate in the evening at an Indian restaurant which was excellent but you may need to book ahead. (Bengal... More
Cream tea at the Countess of York in the railway museum is truly wonderful and possibly better than Betty's. We ate in the evening at an Indian restaurant which was excellent but you may need to book ahead. (Bengal Brasserie).