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The Grand Hotel & Spa

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Acapulco, Mexico
Reviewed 2 July 2015

You could feel the history and luxury of the Grand hotel. My room #523 had a large bay window with an excellent view of the sea, pier and the everyday life of Brighton. The room was large and confortable. They do have valet parking and suppy umbrellas if needed for your walks. In the center of the Hotel is a...

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Boston, MA
Reviewed 2 July 2015

We stayed four nights at this hotel. Our room was large, clean and well appointed with a pool, spa and excellent restaurant. The hotel is centrally located and a short walk to the train station and the central tourist area. The staff was very friendly and accommodating. You can find cheaper hotels in York but this is the only traditional,...

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Ben_M_Deputy_GM, Manager at The Grand Hotel & Spa, responded to this review

Dear SteveRBoston_MA Thank you for taking the time to review your trip to York and your stay with us at the Grand Hotel and Spa York We are delighted that you had an enjoyable stay with us and pleased to hear that our dedicated team was able to look after you so well We are exceptionally lucky to be situated...

Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 July 2015

We planned a day trip to York for a birthday break and when plans changed and we were able to stay over night we found a great deal on Late Rooms. On arrival at The Grand Hotel in York we were greeted by the duty manager who told us our room wasn't as expected when we booked and as a...

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Ben_M_Deputy_GM, Manager at The Grand Hotel & Spa, responded to this review

Dear G J, Thank you for taking the time to review your trip to York and your stay with us at the Grand Hotel and Spa York. We are delighted that you had an enjoyable stay with us and pleased to hear that our dedicated team was able to look after you so well. We believe that going the extra...

Colchester, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 July 2015

Two nights in executive double room. On the austere side of cosy; this is a converted trophy office block. Lovely comfortable spacious room; bathroom more than adequate despite unable to turn on shower without getting cold wet hand. Room 10 on ground floor quiet and well light insulated. Reception vacant on arrival but soon served. TV not working but promptly...

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Ben_M_Deputy_GM, Manager at The Grand Hotel & Spa, responded to this review

Dear Giles15556 Thank you for taking the time to review your trip to York and your stay with us at the Grand Hotel and Spa York. We are delighted that you had an enjoyable stay with us and pleased to hear that our dedicated team was able to look after you so well We apologise that you had some technical...

Cambridge, United Kingdom
Reviewed 28 June 2015

Stayed here for one night Up market hotel located in the city near the railway station Room was clean, well appointed and spacious Staff were friendly, helpful and attentive Restaurant / food very good Breakfast also very good Would stay here again

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Ben_M_Deputy_GM, Manager at The Grand Hotel & Spa, responded to this review

Dear Emv1ckj0, Thank you for taking the time to review your trip to York and your stay with us at the Grand Hotel and Spa York. We are delighted that you had an enjoyable stay with us and pleased to hear that our dedicated team was able to look after you so well It will be our pleasure to welcome...

Reviewed 27 June 2015

Afternoon tea at the Grande was a thoroughly. enjoyable experience. The staff were polite and attentive without fussing round all the time and were always on hand to refill tea or coffee pots. The room was lovely and spacious and well set out. Tea itself was a mouth watering affair with a wide choice of finger sandwiches. As I am...

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Reviewed 26 June 2015 via mobile

Stayed at The Grand Hotel for my 30th birthday with my husband. Staff very attentive without being overbearing, rooms huge (2 walk-in showers And a bath tub) and an excellent location! Several people told me they'd stayed here on more than one occasion, and I can see why :)

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Ben_M_Deputy_GM, Manager at The Grand Hotel & Spa, responded to this review

Dear Flonne, Thank you for taking the time to review your trip to York and your stay with us at The Grand Hotel and Spa York. We are delighted that you had an enjoyable experience with us and pleased to hear that our team was able to look after you so well. It will be our pleasure to welcome you...

Nottinghamshire, United Kingdom
Reviewed 25 June 2015

i spend one night the grand hotel.this was nicest place we have ever stayed the staff were polite and helpful, the hotel and room were excellen slightly at the top end price i am generally not one to oversall something,so it must be good

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Ben_M_Deputy_GM, Manager at The Grand Hotel & Spa, responded to this review

Dear gemma b, Thank you for taking the time to review your trip to York and your stay with us at The Grand Hotel and Spa York. We are delighted that you had an enjoyable experience with us and pleased to hear that our team was able to look after you so well. It will be our pleasure to welcome...

Reviewed 25 June 2015

This hotel is very very good. Within walking distance for everywhere -- main tourist attractions such as the railway museum, Viking centre, York Minster etc Our room & bathroom very well appointed & comfortable Wasn't able to enjoy the outside terrace 'cause the weather a little cold. Loved the whiskey room. The staff very attentive & obliging even to the...

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Ben_M_Deputy_GM, Manager at The Grand Hotel & Spa, responded to this review

Dear Clare U, Thank you for taking the time to review your trip to York and your stay with us at The Grand Hotel and Spa York. We are delighted that you had an enjoyable experience with us and pleased to hear that our team was able to look after you so well. We are exceptionally lucky being just a...

Okatie, South Carolina
Reviewed 25 June 2015

From the moment we arrived, the staff was welcoming, professional, and efficient. Our room wasn't ready when we arrived in the late morning, but we were able to walk to many attractions of this interesting, historic city. The room was beautiful, spacious, clean, and comfortable. We had dinner at Hudson's where the service and food were excellent. Our only regret...

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Dear Alice R, Thank you for taking the time to review your trip to York and your stay with us at The Grand Hotel and Spa York. We are delighted that you had an enjoyable experience with us and pleased to hear that our team was able to look after you so well. It’s wonderful to hear you were able...

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Room Service
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
Food & drink at the hotel
Hudson's
Hudson's
Cuisines: European, British
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  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Hot Tub
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  • Minibar
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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Multilingual Staff
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
With stunning views of the Minster and the city’s ancient walls the Grand Hotel & Spa enjoys an enviable central location as York’s only five star hotel. Built in 1906 as one of the great railway buildings of York, the hotel’s graceful Edwardian architecture is complemented with fine dining and a luxurious spa complex that features an indoor pool and treatment rooms. All 107 guest rooms are individually designed and furnished to an extremely high specification, creating an indulgent yet unpretentious environment for both leisure and business travellers. And private dining facilities, an open air roof garden and elegant function rooms, provide a plethora of unique options for events and meetings. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Grand Hotel & Spa

Address: | Station Rise, York YO1 6HT, England (Formerly Cedar Court Grand Hotel & Spa)
Region: United Kingdom > England > Yorkshire > North Yorkshire > York
Price Range: $208 - $461 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:5 star — The Grand Hotel & Spa 5*
Number of rooms: 107
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Also Known As:
Cedar Court Grand Hotel York
Cedar Court Grand Hotel And Spa
Hotel Style:
#2 Business Hotel in York
#3 Family Hotel in York
#3 Romantic Hotel in York
#3 Spa Hotel in York
#3 Luxury Hotel in York
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