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Holiday Inn York City Centre

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53 Piccadilly, York YO1 9PL England
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What you can expect during your stay
  • Hand sanitizer available to guests & staff
  • Regularly sanitized high-traffic areas
  • Staff required to regularly wash hands
Updated 01/09/21 Safety precautions are provided by the property and are not checked by Tripadvisor for accuracy.
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Updated 01/09/21 Safety precautions are provided by the property and are not checked by Tripadvisor for accuracy.

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#38 of 49 hotels in York
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Finding an ideal trendy hotel in York does not have to be difficult. Welcome to Holiday Inn York City Centre, a nice option for travelers like you.

Holiday Inn York City Centre offers guests an array of room amenities including a flat screen TV and a desk, and getting online is possible, as free wifi is available.

The hotel offers a 24 hour front desk, room service, and newspaper, to make your visit even more pleasant. The property also features breakfast. Guests arriving by vehicle have access to paid public parking available nearby.

For those interested in checking out popular landmarks while visiting York, Holiday Inn York City Centre is located a short distance from Merchant Adventurers' Hall (0.2 mi) and The Rose Window (0.5 mi).

While in York be sure to experience local ribs favorites at El Gaucho, Yak and Yeti Gurkha Restaurant, or Source.

If you’re looking for things to do, you can check out Shambles (0.3 mi) or York Minster (0.5 mi), which are popular attractions amongst tourists, and they are all within walking distance.

Holiday Inn York City Centre puts the best of York at your fingertips, making your stay both relaxing and enjoyable.

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Property amenities
Paid public parking nearby
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Bar / lounge
Highchairs available
Taxi service
Meeting rooms
Baggage storage
Newspaper
Wifi
Restaurant
Breakfast available
Breakfast buffet
Complimentary instant cofffee
Kids' meals
Special diet menus
Wine / champagne
Non-smoking hotel
24-hour front desk
Dry cleaning
Laundry service
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Room features
Blackout curtains
Desk
Housekeeping
Interconnected rooms available
Room service
Coffee / tea maker
Flatscreen TV
Walk-in shower
Telephone
Iron
Wake-up service / alarm clock
Complimentary toiletries
Hair dryer
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Non-smoking rooms
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Modern
Centrally Located
Languages Spoken
English, French, Bulgarian, German and 2 more
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Stuart K wrote a review Jun 20
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We have stayed here many times, with and without the children. Great location, handy for everything and all the attractions of Fossgate. Service is first class, very clean, very comfortable. Great breakfast too. Highly recommended.
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Date of stay: June 2021Trip type: Traveled as a couple
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Feisal Umar wrote a review Jun 17
London, United Kingdom1 contribution
Have frequently stayed at the hotel on business as well as other cities, the HI York is by far one of the best in terms of service and friendliness, making you feel at home. The front of house team led by Tia and Lindsay are brilliant and nothing is too much problem. Looking forward to my next stay in September.
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Date of stay: June 2021
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Mandy2304 wrote a review Jun 5
Liverpool, United Kingdom6 contributions2 helpful votes
Just returned from 2 nights stay at this hotel booked via Booking.com for cheaper rates. Excellent location within easy walking distance to York city centre and all attractions. Restaurant is only open for breakfast at the moment but provided a full choice of cooked and buffet breakfast choices and was very Covid friendly. Wetherspoons right opposite hotel for cheap meal options. Public Car Park few minutes from hotel £13 for 24 hours. Staff are amazing and friendly, especially Tia and another young lady on reception. Room service is limited to reduce staff contact but you can request any extras at reception. Only downside for us were the mattresses and pillows quite hard but I guess that's a personal choice. I advise booking River Cruises or Restaurants in advance as most were booked up this week. Thanks for a great short break!
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Date of stay: June 2021
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Response from Holiday Inn York, Guest Services / Front Office at Holiday Inn York City Centre
Responded 2 weeks ago
Dear Mandy2304, Thank you for taking the time to write a review! I am delighted to see Tia and Kate were amazing and friendly throughout your stay with us, i will be sure to pass this along to them! I am sorry to see the mattress and pillows were not to your liking. We do provide softer pillows, so when we welcome you back again if you mention this on your booking we will have them in your room ready for you. We will look forward to welcoming you back to the hotel! Kind Regards Reception Team
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Andrew L wrote a review May 2021
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credit to the rooms and confence bookings aorganiser , Lindsay Rollinson for the prompt help and assistance , when i needed to book a room at short notice , for an important meeting . great speed and politness , pleased to see the good standards maintained with the gold card member status . Hope she gets recognised for this , KInd regards Andrew Lawden
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Date of stay: May 2021
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Trip type: Traveled on business
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Response from Holiday Inn York, Guest Services / Front Office at Holiday Inn York City Centre
Responded 4 weeks ago
Hello Andrew, Thank you for taking the time to leave us a review and for your continued loyalty with IHG! I am thrilled to see that you enjoyed you stay and conference with us. I will be sure to pass your lovely words on to Lindsay for you! We hope to welcome you back to the hotel again soon. Kind Regards Kate Rowbotham Reception
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Tony G wrote a review Dec 2020
Llandudno, United Kingdom6 contributions
I'm really impressed with the service at the Holiday Inn York. I requested a picture of a dinosaur for when my family arrived in our room. Tia created a dinosaur treasure hunt with treats at the end for finding them all. Really impressed and really happy, great work.
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Date of stay: December 2020Trip type: Traveled with family
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Response from Reception reception, Owner at Holiday Inn York City Centre
Responded Dec 24, 2020
Dear 961tonyg, Thank you for taking the time to write an amazing review! I am thrilled too see you were really impressed with Tia's customer service! I have personally passed along this great feedback to her. We hope to welcome you back again soon. Kind Regards Kate Rowbotham
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PRICE RANGE
$79 - $180 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
ALSO KNOWN AS
quality inn york, 53 hotel york
FORMERLY KNOWN AS
Hotel 53
LOCATION
United KingdomEnglandYorkshireNorth YorkshireYork
NUMBER OF ROOMS
100
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Frequently Asked Questions about Holiday Inn York City Centre
Which popular attractions are close to Holiday Inn York City Centre?
Nearby attractions include Mindlock Escape Rooms (0.2 miles), Brew York (0.2 miles), and York Castle Museum (0.08 miles).
What are some of the property amenities at Holiday Inn York City Centre?
Some of the more popular amenities offered include free wifi, an on-site restaurant, and a lounge.
Which room amenities are available at Holiday Inn York City Centre?
Top room amenities include a flat screen TV, blackout curtains, and a desk.
What food & drink options are available at Holiday Inn York City Centre?
Guests can enjoy an on-site restaurant, a lounge, and breakfast during their stay.
Is parking available at Holiday Inn York City Centre?
Yes, paid public parking nearby is available to guests.
What are some restaurants close to Holiday Inn York City Centre?
Conveniently located restaurants include Pairings Wine Bar, Burgsy's, and Corner Grill House.
Is Holiday Inn York City Centre located near the city center?
Yes, it is 0.7 miles away from the center of York.
Are any cleaning services offered at Holiday Inn York City Centre?
Yes, dry cleaning and laundry service are offered to guests.
Which languages are spoken by the staff at Holiday Inn York City Centre?
The staff speaks multiple languages, including English, French, German, Italian, Hungarian, and Bulgarian.
Are there any historical sites close to Holiday Inn York City Centre?
Many travelers enjoy visiting York Cold War Bunker (1.6 miles), Holy Trinity Church (0.4 miles), and Merchant Adventurers' Hall (0.2 miles).
Is Holiday Inn York City Centre accessible?
Yes, it offers wheelchair access, reduced mobility rooms, and facilities for disabled guests. For specific inquiries, we recommend calling ahead to confirm.