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The Royal York Hotel

4.0 of 5 Hotel   |   Station Road | Station Parade, York YO24 1AA, England
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Ranked #39 of 45 hotels in York
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3 of 5 stars reviewed yesterday
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    3.5 of 5 stars
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    3 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
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    3 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
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12 reviews 12 reviews
5 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

York has a lot to offer travelers. This hotel is one of its stars. Very convenient location ( next to the station), amazing lawn , great food outlets. If you live on wi-fi or good phone connections avoid the Garden Terraces. Ensure you ask for extra towels as the ones in the room are never enough. Don't expect good room... More

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Sunderland, United Kingdom
15 reviews 15 reviews
6 hotel reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Brilliant hotel with great staff. Stay here for our 10 year anniversary and the hotel left a box of chocolates and a bottle of champagne in the room. Very nice touch!! Perfect location for visiting York.. Didn't want to leave :)

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Leeds, England, United Kingdom
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7 reviews 7 reviews
6 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We stayed at the Royal York because we were attending an event there organised by my husband's employer. Good points: all the staff we came across were friendly and helpful and the food was good. Not so good points: the general feel inside the hotel is a bit shabby away from the reception area, the rooms are very dated and... More

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41 reviews 41 reviews
15 hotel reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Location is great really handy for the river & City centre. Reasonable priced parking which was very easy. The Hotel staff were very nice & helpful. Pool & Spa clean & well kept. The dining room, main areas & bedrooms are starting to look jaded therefore ready for a refurb. To be fair everywhere was clean, just jaded & tired.... More

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

Let me start by saying I have never written a bad review of a hotel. The hotel was ok - a bit old and worn but given it's age and price not unexpected. Location was great - next to station and a short walk from all of the sites. My only complaint was the man working in the pool area... More

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Ardrossan, United Kingdom
20 reviews 20 reviews
7 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Stayed here for Four nights!Staff very Friendly. room adequate and cleaned regularly.Felt very comfortable in this Hotel.would like to stay here again.Ideal base to Travel by Train and explore York.The Garden Area kept very nice with Wild Geese roaming the Grounds which added to The unique feel of The Hotel overall.

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Bolton, United Kingdom
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28 reviews 28 reviews
8 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

The Royal York is one of those large grand hotels that was born in the railway age. York station is adjacent. The reception area is reached from the entrance by the station platform or the grand entrance by the car park / gardens and the one cannot fail to be impressed by the pillared high ceilings and chandeliers. The hotel... More

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Liverpool, United Kingdom
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10 reviews 10 reviews
5 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Not impressed - expected more but got less than a chain like Premierinn or Novotel. Bathroom was immaculate but room small. Not even double glazing or air con though rotary fan provided. Breakfast very poor - obviously done down to a price with very limited choice. Colleague didn't even bother with it. Wine range in bar very limited (my local... More

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Brisbane, Australia
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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

We received a warm welcome and our room was beautiful. Large, luxurious, perfect.Staff couldn't have been nicer and considerate. I needed some medication kept in a fridge and they were happy to help and looked after everything. Food in the restaurant was excellent also. At aprox $500 Aus a night I had high expectations. Happily they were met. My only... More

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TonyFurlong, General Manager at The Royal York Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Guest Thank you for highly recommending The Royal York Hotel and for your 5 star review. It is wonderful that your high expectations were met and you enjoyed a high quality dining experience in our Tempus restaurant, and that all our staff provided you with excellent service throughout your stay. Your comments regarding the luxury décor of your large... More

Maryland, NSW, Australia
14 reviews 14 reviews
7 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW via mobile

The hotel is extremely convenient if arriving or departing by train as it is right next door to the station. Staff were very helpful and friendly, especially the porter as there are stairs with no ramp access for bags. It has old world charm but is in need of some TLC. The sightseeing bus stops out the front.

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TonyFurlong, General Manager at The Royal York Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Guest Thank you for your positive comments regarding your recent stay at The Royal York Hotel Our location I have to agree is superb, adjacent to York station, and just a short walk from the city centre and all the main attractions. As you mention, the York sightseeing bus stops directly in front of the hotel, alongside other bus... More

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Address: Station Road | Station Parade, York YO24 1AA, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Yorkshire > North Yorkshire > York
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:4 star — The Royal York Hotel 4*
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Also Known As:
Royal York Hotel Grand Victorian
Royal York Hotel York

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