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    The Principal York

    Station Road, York YO24 1AA, England
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    02/07/2017 03/07/2017
    1 room
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      2 adults
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          US$148
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          Overview
          • Excellent63%
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          • Average9%
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          • Terrible1%
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          Reviewed yesterday

          I mainly picked this place because it's so close to the train station. It's basically attached... we could seriously see trains at the station out of our window! We were pleasantly surprised how nice everything was. Our room was really gorgeous, very clean and looked...More

          Thank MCarson699
          Reviewed yesterday

          We stayed at the Guestroom Double at The Principal York in May 2017. The hotel location is good and within walking distance to most attractions in York. It is also right next to the York train station. The hotel decor is beautiful but our room...More

          Thank SamsulAdam
          Response from RichardMansellRYH, General Manager at The Principal YorkResponded today

          Dear SamsulAdam Sounds like you enjoyed the hotel and our location. Thank you for taking the time to review us and please visit again soon. Warm regards RMansell

          Reviewed 2 days ago

          What a lovely three days we had at the Principal, from the room was lovely, the bathroom to die for. Food lovely and just the right amount. I would recommend this hotel for the 5 mins walk to York and it is right next to...More

          Thank alih1968504
          Reviewed 3 days ago

          Upon first arriving at our booked room we were not happy. The hotel manager quickly came to the rescue and set us up in a gorgeous suite. While the suite was beautiful, it had no air-conditioning and the windows only opened a few inches. The...More

          Thank Sheriboo
          Response from RichardMansellRYH, General Manager at The Principal YorkResponded yesterday

          Dear Sheriboo Thank you for your review of the hotel. Great to read your appreciation of your upgraded suite and room service. It has been unusually very hot over the past week and I am sorry for any discomfort with the temperature. As I am...More

          Reviewed 3 days ago

          The worst part of my stay at this hotel, was that I had to leave. This is an old building, but has been very carefully furbished and updated for modern times. Food and drink were all good quality. Staff were exemplary and probably the most...More

          Thank 73nealb
          Response from RichardMansellRYH, General Manager at The Principal YorkResponded yesterday

          Dear 73nealb What a fantastic review .. thank you. Sounds like you enjoyed your experience and please come and visit again soon. Warm regards RMansell

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          About
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          Amenities
          • Top amenities
          • Pool
          • Room Service
          • Restaurant
          • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
          • Bar/Lounge
          • Spa
          • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
          • Hotel Amenities
          • Room Service
          • Business Centre with Internet Access
          • Dry Cleaning
          • Meeting Rooms
          • Laundry Service
          • Concierge
          • Banquet Room
          • Multilingual Staff
          • Conference Facilities
          • Breakfast Available
          • Room amenities
          • Refrigerator in room
          • Things to do
          • Pool
          • Restaurant
          • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
          • Bar/Lounge
          • Spa
          Details
          • Price range
          • US$174 - US$383 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
          • Hotel class
          • Hotel Style
          • #6 Luxury Hotel in York
          • Room types
          • Suites ,
          • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
          • Family Rooms ,
          • Accessible rooms
          • Number of rooms
          • 165
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          • Location
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          • North Yorkshire >
          • York
          • Also Known As
          • Royal York Hotel Grand Victorian ,
          • Royal York Hotel York
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          Questions & AnswersAsk a question
          sylvia s
          if were staying here 3 nights is it worth just being room only or bed and breakfast? thanks in advice
          15 June 2017|
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          Response from oib2000 | Reviewed this property |
          We had our breakfast included in our price so I'm not sure how to answer your question. They do have a nice buffet and you can order off a menu, but I'm not sure of the cost. Sorry, I'm not being very helpful. We always... More
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          frank9142
          As we will be visiting York in late August, are the rooms air conditioned? Is parking available, can it be per arranged?
          6 June 2017|
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          Response from Tom L | Reviewed this property |
          Yes there is ample onsite car parking (not under cover). It does not need to be pre arranged. There is plenty of room for cars. Sorry, can't help with air con question. Perhaps email the hotel regarding this.
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