About the Royal York Hotel York

The Royal York Hotel and Events Centre is a picturesque Victorian building, perfectly located right next to York Rail Station at the heart of this beautiful city. Because of its setting, the hotel was originally known as the Station Hotel York. This central York hotel is positioned near to the historic city walls and presents some fantastic views of the impressive Gothic-influenced York Minster cathedral. The sprawling stately home at the heart of the Royal York Hotel sits in three acres of grounds and gardens. The venue itself has been refurbished, joining its sister hotels such as the Palace in Manchester and Alexandra House in Swindon as a top class four-star city centre accommodation choice.

Location of the Royal York Hotel
Visitors to the hotel will appreciate its proximity to the historic city centre of York and many of the city’s major attractions. Popular nearby visitor destinations include the National Railway Museum, York Racecourse, the Jorvik Viking Museum and The Shambles, the city’s oldest preserved road and a wonderful illustration of medieval York. With a location next to national rail links and with Leeds Bradford International Airport only a 40 minute drive away, access to the Royal York and the city itself is easy and straightforward. As an extra bonus, this York hotel comes with car parking for a small extra charge.

Rooms and Dining at the Royal York Hotel
The Royal York has more than 150 traditional or contemporary-styled bedrooms that are suitable for both the leisure and business user. The rooms are well designed and equipped, and feature lovely views of the surrounding garden areas. Visitors to the hotel will be treated to fine cuisine at the top quality Tempus Restaurant. It can easily accommodate those wanting just a quick snack or a lengthier three-course meal. There is also a bar, allowing guests the opportunity to enjoy a relaxing drink or two into the evening at this luxury hotel in York.

Facilities at the Royal York Hotel
The hotel contains a purpose-built conference centre, designed to exceed the expectations of its users. There are 15 function rooms in total that are perfect for York conferences. The largest of the meeting rooms at the Royal York Hotel and Events Centre is able to accommodate more than 400 delegates. The appealing period surroundings and modern facilities prove an excellent place to hold wedding receptions, both large and small. The four-star hotel also has a fitness and health centre, which comes complete with a range of relaxation and exercise equipment in order to help guests unwind during their stay


Essential Facts

  • Number of bedrooms: 167
  • Number of conference rooms: 15
  • Restaurants and bars: Tempus Restaurant and Bar
  • Leisure: Swimming pool and gym
  • Internet access: Available throughout the hotel
  • Car parking: Chargeable onsite parking
  • Nearest rail: York train station, adjacent

To book your accommodation and/or conference at The Royal York Hotel, please BOOK ONLINE, email us or call the Essential Travel reservations hotline on 0118 971 4700