image

Visit York’s finest hotel – The Grand, York

Built in 1906 as the North Eastern Railway Headquarters, The Grand, York boasts a stately character with sweeping stone staircases, original wood panelling, parquet flooring and acres of marble.

The extravagance and grandeur is all a reminder of the building’s former status as an icon of the golden age of railway travel. The building underwent an extensive refurbishment and expansion in 2018, increasing its bedroom capacity from 107 rooms to 207 rooms with original elements paying homage to its former purpose as an iconic railway headquarters.

Now reborn as a hotel, but retaining its original splendour with its intricate stonework and marble detailing, the award-winning hotel features beautiful public spaces, extraordinarily spacious rooms, a vibrant restaurant serving traditional British favourites, two bars, an outdoor terrace and courtyard ideal for drinking and dining, meetings and conference rooms, an executive lounge, a spa and a state-of-the-art cookery school.

Situated next to the ancient walls that enclose the city centre, and with views of York Minster, the hotel is located at a historical crossroads and offers a unique approach to inclusive luxury. A destination for memorable experiences and unforgettable service, The Grand delivers the finest Yorkshire hospitality, from locally sourced food and beverage to bespoke experiential packages.

The knowledgeable Concierge team at the hotel are able to provide guests with insight into York’s hidden gems and organise access to a range of the region’s top attractions. Although the hotel already offers various experiences such as private city tours, over the next year The Grand plans to build on its experiential offering by introducing other new and exciting options situated in both the hotel and the wider city.

Following the covid-19 outbreak, as part of the hotel’s Care Commitment, the team have implemented extra precautions to ensure the health, safety and well-being of guests and colleagues. The Grand’s website provides an extensive overview of the actions taken to allow a safe and comfortable environment all.

Visit The Grand’s website to find out more about staycation packages at York’s finest hotel.

Call us: 01904 380038

Email us: [email protected]

Visit our Facebook page 

Visit our Instagram page

ADVERTORIAL

Leave a Comment!

Not a member?

You need to be a member to interact with Silversurfers. Joining is free and simple to do. Click the button below to join today!

Click here if you have forgotten your password

Community Terms & Conditions

Content standards

These content standards apply to any and all material which you contribute to our site (contributions), and to any interactive services associated with it.

You must comply with the spirit of the following standards as well as the letter. The standards apply to each part of any contribution as well as to its whole.

Contributions must:

be accurate (where they state facts); be genuinely held (where they state opinions); and comply with applicable law in the UK and in any country from which they are posted.

Contributions must not:

contain any material which is defamatory of any person; or contain any material which is obscene, offensive, hateful or inflammatory; or promote sexually explicit material; or promote violence; promote discrimination based on race, sex, religion, nationality, disability, sexual orientation or age; or infringe any copyright, database right or trade mark of any other person; or be likely to deceive any person; or be made in breach of any legal duty owed to a third party, such as a contractual duty or a duty of confidence; or promote any illegal activity; or be threatening, abuse or invade another’s privacy, or cause annoyance, inconvenience or needless anxiety; or be likely to harass, upset, embarrass, alarm or annoy any other person; or be used to impersonate any person, or to misrepresent your identity or affiliation with any person; or give the impression that they emanate from us, if this is not the case; or advocate, promote or assist any unlawful act such as (by way of example only) copyright infringement or computer misuse.

Nurturing a safe environment

Our Silversurfers community is designed to foster friendships, based on trust, honesty, integrity and loyalty and is underpinned by these values.

We don't tolerate swearing, and reserve the right to remove any posts which we feel may offend others... let's keep it friendly!