Royal York  4 stars

Station Road, York, United Kingdom, YO24 1AA  show mapSave
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Overview

Located in the center of York, the four-star Royal York Hotel is close to the shopping district and the main city attractions such as the York Minster and the National Railway Museum.

The hotel combines historic elegance in exterior with the latest technology and modern facilities.

All 167 rooms feature working areas, high-speed internet access and trouser presses. Some rooms overlook the York Minster.

There are Tempus restaurant serving modern British cuisine and stylish Tempus bar.

15 fully equipped meeting rooms can accommodate up to 410 persons and feature complimentary Wi-Fi internet access.

The fitness center features state-of-the-art exercise equipment and a variety of training classes including aqua fit. The spa includes heated swimming pool, steam room and a whirlpool spa.

Number of rooms   159.

City Center York - 2300 ft
Airports Leeds/bradford (LBA) - 23.9 mi, Robin Hood (DSA) - 33.7 mi
Train Stations York railway station - 400 ft, York Train Station - 400 ft
Bus stop - 400 ft
Restaurants Krakatoa (Cuisine: Indonesian) - 700 ft, The Old Siam (Cuisine: Thai) - 1000 ft
Parks Museum Gardens - 1600 ft
Beaches Goddards Garden - 1.4 mi

Rooms

The Royal York Hotel is a fully non-smoking property. Facilities for people with disabilities are available in the hotel.

Garden View Double features extra space and overlooks hotel`s private gardens and the York Minster.

Twin rooms come with two single beds and all standard facilities.

Baby cots are available and children from 12 to 16 years stay free of charge for extra beds.

Dining options

Breakfast is served daily in the on-site restaurant.

24-hour in-room dining is possible on request.

The Tempus restaurant serves traditional local cuisine with modern touches and international dishes in elegant and stylish atmosphere.

The Tempus Bar offers an extensive menu including cocktails, drinks and snacks.

You can start your day with a full english breakfast, which costs GBP 10 per person per night. 

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Facilities

General
  • Parking (fee required)
  • Safe deposit box
  • Elevator
  • Express check-out
  • Storage space
  • 24-Hour Front Desk
  • Front desk
  • Trouser Press
  • Tour desk
Internet

Wireless internet is available in public areas and is free of charge.

Guest Parking

Private hotel parking is possible on site and the rate is GBP 8 per day.

Activities
  • Spa & wellness center
Services
  • Bell staff/porter
  • Dry cleaning
Dining facilities
  • Breakfast buffet
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Restaurant
  • Cocktail lounge
  • In-room breakfast
Business facilities
  • Wi-Fi Internet
  • Business center
  • Fax/photocopying
Meeting facilities
  • Meeting/banquet facilities
  • Meeting room
  • Conference facilities
Children's facilities
  • Cribs/baby cots
Facilities for people with disabilities
  • Rooms/facilities for people with disabilities
Leisure and relaxation facilities
  • Indoor swimming pool
  • Sauna
  • Fitness center
  • Exercise gym
  • Solarium
  • Hammam
Room view
  • Garden view
Room facilities
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Air conditioning
  • 24-hour room service
  • Tea and Coffee Facilities
  • Ironing facilities
  • Work desk
  • Connecting rooms
  • Dressing area
Living Area
  • Sitting area
Bathroom
  • Bathtub
  • Hair dryer
  • Shower
  • Toilet
Media
  • Cable TV
  • Satellite TV
  • Pay TV
  • Telephone
  • Radio

Policies

Check-In

from  3 pm

Check-Out

until  11 am

Children and extra beds
  • All children under the age of 12 may stay free of charge when using existing bedding. 
  • All children under the age of 2 may stay for free in a crib. 
  • All children under the age of 16 may stay for free in an extra bed. 
  • Maximum capacity of extra beds in a room is 1. 
Pets

Pets are not allowed.

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The Royal York Hotel is a fully non-smoking property. Facilities for people with disabilities are available in the hotel.

Garden View Double features extra space and overlooks hotel`s private gardens and the York Minster.

Twin rooms come with two single beds and all standard facilities.

Baby cots are available and children from 12 to 16 years stay free of charge for extra beds.

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Bed type: Double Bed or Two Single Beds

Our standard double bedrooms offer two distinctive styles - a newly converted contemporary bedroom with luscious soft furnishings, deep purple/brown tones or a traditional bedroom with stylish colours and natural wood furniture.

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    Bed type: Double Bed or Two Single Beds

    Our standard double bedrooms offer two distinctive styles - a newly converted contemporary bedroom with luscious soft furnishings, deep purple/brown tones or a traditional bedroom with stylish colours and natural wood furniture.

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      Junior Double
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      Family Four
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      Our family bedrooms offer two distinctive styles - a newly converted contemporary bedroom with luscious soft furnishings in deep purple/brown tones or in a traditional bedroom with stylish colours and natural wood furniture.

      Family Three
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      Our family bedrooms offer two distinctive styles - a newly converted contemporary bedroom with luscious soft furnishings in deep purple/brown tones or in a traditional bedroom with stylish colours and natural wood furniture.

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      Bed type: Double Bed or Two Single Beds

      1 bed or 2 beds.

      Room facilities
        Twin Room With Garden View
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        View: Garden view

        Room Size: 15 square metres
        Bed Size (s): 2 Single
        Spacious room with scenic views.

        Double Room With Garden View
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        View: Garden view

        Room Size: 15 square metres
        Bed Size (s): 1 Double
        Spacious room with scenic views.

        Royal York LocationWhat's nearby

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        What's nearby

        Tourist attractions
        • Blake Gallery
          1400 ft
        Places of interest
        • YorkBoat
          1000 ft
        • Bar Walls Of The City Of York
          1000 ft
        • Waterline Cruises
          1000 ft
        • York Observatory
          1000 ft
        • Museum Gardens
          1400 ft
        • St Mary's Abbey
          1400 ft
        • York Baptist Church
          1400 ft
        Train stations
        • York railway station
          400 ft
        • York Train Station
          400 ft
        Sport related
        • Red Boat
          1000 ft
        Amusement
        • City Screen Ltd
          1400 ft
        • Whartons Amusements Ltd
          1700 ft
        Museums
        • Priory Church Of The Holy Trinity
          700 ft
        • Jim Park & Friends
          1000 ft
        • Micklegate Bar Museum
          1000 ft
        • Friends Of The National Railway Museum
          1400 ft
        • National Railway Museum
          1400 ft
        Theaters
        • Theatre Royal
          1700 ft
        • York Theatre Royal
          1700 ft

        Local Attractions

        • York Minster
          1.0 mi
          Deangate, York
        • The Web Adventure Park
          1.3 mi
          Wigginton Road, York
        • Goddards Garden
          1.4 mi
          27 Tadcaster Road, York
        • Water World
          2.4 mi
          Kathryn Avenue, York
        • Creepy Crawlies Adventure Playsite
          2.9 mi
          The Arena, Cliftongate Business Park, York

        Near the hotel

        • National Railway Museum
          1100 ft
          Leeman Road, York
        • Priory Church of the Holy Trinity
          800 ft
          Micklegate, York
        • York City Art Gallery
          1000 ft
          Exhibition Sq., York
        • Micklegate Bar Museum
          1100 ft
          Micklegate, York
        • St. Mary's Abbey
          1300 ft
          Museum Gardens, York
        • Bar Convent Museum
          1400 ft
          17 Blossom St., York
        • Multangular Tower
          1400 ft
          Museum Gardens, York

        Restaurants Nearby

        • Krakatoa

          74% likes this, based on 151 reviews
          Cuisine: Indonesian
          Price Range: USD 9 - USD 41

          700 ft
          39 Tanner Row

          Phone: +(44)1904 633066

        • The Old Siam

          72% likes this, based on 350 reviews
          Cuisine: Thai
          Price Range: USD 30 - USD 40

          1000 ft
          126 Micklegate

          Phone: 1904635162

        • The Whippet Inn

          73% likes this, based on 310 reviews
          Cuisine: Steakhouse, Seafood, Vegetarian, British

          1500 ft
          15 North Street

          Phone: +44 1904 500660

        • Mannion And Co

          78% likes this, based on 225 reviews
          Cuisine: Coffee Shop

          1900 ft
          1 Blake Street

          Phone: 01904 631030

        • Mollys Tearooms

          84% likes this, based on 56 reviews
          Cuisine: British
          Price Range: USD 5 - USD 11

          2100 ft
          41 Stonegate

          Phone: 07534472259

        Getting there.

        Leeds Bradford International Airport is situated within 40 minutes car driving (39km).

        York Central train station is located next door to the Royal York Hotel.

        A1 road connecting York with London is only 20 minutes driving away.

        Royal York Reviews

        Guest reviews are submitted by our customers after their stay at Royal York

        Average guest rating

        7.4
        out of 10
        Very good
        Based on 1703 reviews

        Rating by category:

        Location
        8.4
        Rooms
        5.7
        Service
        5.7
        Value
        5.8
        Dining
        7.5

        Individual guest reviews

        • Single

          I loved the big rooms and the lovely big bathroom. Staff were very professional and helpful.

          • Average rating
            9.2
        • Single

          The size of the room and the garden and castle view

          The smell of the carpets in the main corridors

          • Average rating
            8.8
        • Older travelers

          loction was excellent, close to historical sites. beutiful building

          Food was extremely poor. The decor in the puplic areas failed to capture the potential of the building. Windows in the bedroom were painted shut and, with no apparent source of ventilation, the room was stuffy,

          • Average rating
            6.6
        • Older travelers

          Helpful staff, clean and bright room with good facilities, good resturant and breakfast

          • Average rating
            7.4
        • Older travelers

          The light shade was too low and room was on the small side but everything else was fine.

          • Average rating
            7.4
        • Older travelers

          The reception staff were very friendly and helpful. The bar was pleasant to have a drink in.

          Breakfast was disorganised. For the amount of people turning up at peak time for breakfast on Sunday morning, the chef did not keep on top of topping up the cooked breakfast leaving people with half full plates going cold waiting for more items to be put out. Fruit bar also ran out - luckily I had already had some by then.

          • Average rating
            7.0
        • Family with children

          friendly helpful staff who made us feel welcome

          • Average rating
            10.0
        • Older travelers

          Close proximity to the City,relaxed atmostphere in the Bar/varanda areas.Room cleanliness.Ample choice at breakfast.Only stayed one night,next time would look at 2 nights depending on what rate I can agree.

          Cost of breakfast,on reciving confirmation of my booking the papaerwork stated £10 full english breakfast,however when checking out we were charged £14 each.

          • Average rating
            7.4
        • Couple

          Hotel was comfortable, clean, breakfast was good

          Bit expensive and music from events room was extremely loud late at night

          • Average rating
            8.8
        • Older travelers

          Nice staff, good room & excellent location.

          Cleaning of the room good be better. Specially the bathroom.

          • Average rating
            7.4
        • Single

          room service prompt and the staff very friendly. Bed was very comfortable and the temperautre of the room was great. Lovely clean bathroom with bath and shower

          I ordered a newspaper which didn't arrive. The decor looked a little shabby - like it needed redecorating

          • Average rating
            6.6
        • Older travelers

          the helpfulness of the conceirge and the size of the room and bathroom

          old fashioned TV and cost of drinks at the bar

          • Average rating
            9.2
        • Group of friends

          Central to the Train Station and City Centre. Nice grounds.

          Was disappointed breakfast was not included in the total price.

          • Average rating
            6.6
        • Older travelers

          Hotel is well positioned for york centre, i would advise to book a room with a garden view very nice !!!

          • Average rating
            9.6
        • Group of friends

          It has been a grand hotel it may be getting a little tired but for a family get together perfect.

          • Average rating
            7.4
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