The Grand, York

in York

Address: City Centre, Station Rise, York, YO1 6HT, United Kingdom

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The Grand, York a Hotel to stay in for a visit to York and the surrounding region of North Yorkshire.

The Grand is situated in an excellent, prime, location, just across the road from the train station, right in the thick of the action in the majestic city of York.


The Grand, York is York’s most luxurious address. Housed in the former North Eastern Railway Headquarters, the iconic Edwardian building retains much of its stunning architecture and original features, and provides an idyllic setting for a city break in York, or a base to explore the region. As the city’s only accredited five-star hotel, The Grand offers unrivalled service, elegance and style with a warm Yorkshire welcome and fantastic views across the city walls and York Minster.

Afternoon Tea

There’s nowhere quite like The Grand to enjoy quintessentially British Afternoon Tea. Book into The Rise for Grand Afternoon Tea, served with a large selection of coffees and tea as well as Champagne, Prosecco and even with Hendrick’s Gin with our Tipsy G & Tea experience.

Afternoon Tea at Hudsons is our brand new, signature Afternoon Tea experience. Presented with silver service in the serene setting of our fine dining restaurant, take in views of York’s city walls as you enjoy a selection of savoury treats, scones and cakes. The menu features The Grand’s own blend of tea and is also available with tea pairings, Champagne and cheese courses, truly an experience designed to be savoured.

Cookery School

The Cookery School at The Grand, York offers Express, Half- and Full-Day classes, with a host of international cuisines and speciality classes to choose from. With 16 fully-equipped stations, and an adjoining dining area, The Cookery School offers a unique experience where you can have fun and learn something new.


Housed in the building’s atmospheric former vaults, the luxury spa features an indoor pool, sauna, steam room and gym and is the perfect escape from the city. Book in for a rejuvenating treatment, or explore our stay, spa and dine packages.


For those special occasions and events, The Grand’s graceful Edwardian architecture and distinctive meeting spaces provide a unique setting for corporate meetings, parties and weddings. And where better to celebrate Christmas or welcome in the New Year?

A stay to remember

If you are searching for the finest hotel in York, then look no further than The Grand.


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Property Description –

The Grand, York!

The 5-star Grand Hotel offers stylish rooms and a luxury vaulted spa. Set in the iconic Grade II listed former railway headquarters, it has bedrooms that feature free WiFi, a flat-screen TV, bathrobes, slippers, Molton Brown toiletries and an evening turn down service.

The Rise Restaurant, Terrace & Bar offers modern British cuisine, with locally sourced, freshly prepared dishes. The open kitchen and spacious setting at The Rise, York creates an immersive and social dining experience for guests, guests can enjoy afternoon tea, lunch time snacks or an evening of luxury.

The luxury spa at The Grand has a 12 m swimming pool, hot tub, sauna and steam room. An array of health, beauty and wellness therapies and remedies can also be booked within the spa’s vaulted treatment rooms. There is also a modern fitness center, the complimentary use of which is open to guests staying in all rooms, however requires prior reservation for a limited time slot. Pool and spa access and treatments are subject to availability.

This is our guests’ favorite part of York, according to independent reviews.

Couples in particular like the location – they rated it 9.7 for a two-person trip.

The Grand, York has been welcoming guests since 11 Mar 2010

Hotel Highlights

  • Located in the heart of York, this hotel has an excellent location score of 9.7
  • Want a great night’s sleep? This hotel was highly-rated for its very comfy beds.
  • Breakfast Info – Full English/Irish, Vegetarian, Vegan, Gluten-free, Buffet
  • Loyal Customers – There are more repeat guests here than most other properties.

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