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The Royal York Hotel

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Station Road | Station Parade, York YO24 1AA, England
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Ilkley, United Kingdom
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

WOW! What a total transformation! The hotel looks clean, contemporary but yet maintains its classical Victorian feel, such an impactful refurbishment ( and much needed!) I met friends today for lunch, we met in the new look Refectory, we were very attentively served, but not over fussy, the food was delicious and fresh, and overall the experience was most excellent.... More 

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Bath, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

As you will see from the many reviews the hotel has had a recent refurbishment and what a great job they have done. We had a delightful afternoon tea. In fact its the best we have ever had. The food was superb. From the savoury first course to the homemade sultana scone and gorgeous Blood orange slice. This surely must... More 

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Thank Alex S
Manchester, United Kingdom
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4 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

This hotel has been beautifully refurbished and looks great. Some of the bedrooms still have snags but staff and managers were very responsive to comments\complaints. Breakfast was of a very high standard.

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WIGAN
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

The staff are friendly and attentive, the furnishings and the rooms are superb, so why the average rating. Unfortunately the restaurant drags all the above down. The food is decidedly average to poor, much of it is obviously pre-prepared. My companions meals were passable unfortunately my main course was terrible. I ordered the sole with brown shrimps and capers! The... More 

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Thank JOHN R
Nottingham, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Lovely clean hotel staff very friendly & helpful rooms very clean the housekeepers do an amazing job. food was good drinks expensive but worth a treat. Good place to stay would go back without a doubt 😀

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Thank DBM137
London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We held a two day residential training course at the Royal York hotel. It's a fantastic venue, the staff are incredibly helpful and friendly, and the service that we received was outstanding. We have held several similar events in and around York and the Royal York was the most seamless experience: all our requirements were met, and in some instances... More 

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Thank Luke H
RichardMansellRYH, General Manager at The Royal York Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Luke Delighted to read your comments regarding your residential training conference where you found our facilities, service, rooms and food outstanding. It is a fantastic review of the hotel and thank you for your kind comments regarding Ray and Francesca which I will share with them and pass on your thanks to all our teams. Yours sincerely Richard Mansell More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Following a full refurbishment, this hotel is fabulous. Great Location, car parking on site (£15 charge per night) and a lovely atmosphere in the bar and restaurant. We had a superior double which was spacious with a great view.

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Dalton-in-Furness, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

Went here for a Christmas break and definitely wasn't disappointed. The room was very clean and the food very good too. We particularly enjoyed the buffet breakfast which offered a variety of foods including a fantastic full English. The staff were very friendly and polite. Overall, such a lovely hotel and would love to come back again!

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1 Thank Rachael J
RichardMansellRYH, General Manager at The Royal York Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Rachael I am thrilled that your Christmas break at The Royal York Hotel was everything you wanted and more. We value all feedback and it is fantastic that you would love to come back again to the hotel in the future. Yours sincerely Richard Mansell More 

Leeds, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

My daughter had her wedding here 30th January, it was perfect from start to finish, the hotels refurbish is wow wow all the staff were so attentive BIG thank you Caz for all your help keeping it all together.The rooms are lovely, would highly recommend the Royal York Hotel. R.McLaren Mrs

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Thank colin186461
RichardMansellRYH, General Manager at The Royal York Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Guest I am delighted to read your fantastic review of the hotel following your daughter's wedding in January. I will share your 'perfect from start to finish' comments with all our teams and your special thanks to Carolyn, and thank you for choosing the hotel to provide you with the amazing celebration you envisaged. Yours faithfully Richard Mansell More 

Derbyshire, United Kingdom
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8 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Stunning hotel which has been beautifully renovated. Rooms were well appointed and tastefully decorated and presented. High quality fitting and well maintained. The room was very clean and warm. We ate in the restaurant which was understaffed, very polite and helpful waiter but he was rushed off his feet. Reception was pleasant though the girl who checked us in wasn't... More 

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Thank AJD48
RichardMansellRYH, General Manager at The Royal York Hotel, responded to this review

Dear AJD48 Your appreciation of the hotel is great and I agree it has been beautifully refurbished to an exceptional standard and is in keeping with the charm and character of the listed Victorian building. Our colleagues and the exceptional service they provide are usually very highly reviewed on TripAdvisor and other review websites and I apologise that you did... More 

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