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    The Principal York

    Station Road, York YO24 1AA, England
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    09/07/2017 10/07/2017
    1 room
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      2 adults
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        0 children
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          Overview
          • Excellent63%
          • Very good24%
          • Average9%
          • Poor3%
          • Terrible1%
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          “tuck box” (42 reviews)
          “garden room” (66 reviews)
          Free Wifi
          Breakfast Buffet
          Pool
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          1 - 5 of 1,148 reviews

          Reviewed yesterday via mobile

          We stayed for 5 nights whilst visiting family near York. When we arrived we found we had been upgraded to a beautiful room overlooking the gardens and Minster. Wow, thank you Principal that made our stay really special. The staff were very attentive and courteous,...More

          Thank MrsC360
          Reviewed yesterday

          The hotel is well located near the old town of York. The staff was very friendly and helpful. Particularly Steve, the Bellman. The hotel's lobby, restaurant and amenities are well done and we enjoyed the included breakfast buffet. We had a classic Double room and...More

          Thank James T
          Reviewed 2 days ago

          The staff are amazing and will help you with everything. The rooms are very comfortable (ours was on the third floor and did get a little stuffy however). Good value for money. The food in the restaurant was delicious and the waiting staff very friendly...More

          Thank nadm68
          Reviewed 3 days ago

          We meet here once a month and it's alway a great meal. Fantastic staff, friendly atmosphere and delicious food. Every time I've been I have had a different vegetarian option from the menu and never been disappointed. We usually begin with a morning coffee in...More

          Thank Isobel S
          Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

          My husband booked this hotel as a surprise for our fifth wedding anniversary. The hotel itself looks lovely, the grounds and public areas are stunning. We were booked into room 106, which was stunning. There was no air con but this didn't cause any bother....More

          1  Thank Lucy I
          Response from RichardMansellRYH, General Manager at The Principal YorkResponded 2 days ago

          Dear Lucy I Thank you for reviewing your stay at The Principal. I am truly sorry for the disturbance you experienced from the event held within the hotel. We aim to keep all noise to a minimum within the hotel for the comfort of our...More

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          About
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          Certificate of Excellence
          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$ 175 - US$ 372 (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
          • United Kingdom >
          • England >
          • Yorkshire >
          • North Yorkshire >
          • York
          • Also Known As
          • Royal York Hotel Grand Victorian ,
          • Royal York Hotel York
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          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 DaveH07 | Reviewed this property |
          I would suggest B&B. Fantastic breakfast in the conservatory - you can have as much or as little as you like from a huge range
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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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