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Set within the historic city walls The Grand York effortlessly combines historic charm with modern luxuries. With marble stone staircases, antique wood panelling and polished parquet flooring, The Grand pays homage to its original status as the headquarters of The North Eastern Railway Company. Built in 1906 and transformed into a luxury hotel in 2010, the building’s history can be uncovered wherever you turn; from the spa’s vaulted entrance to the railway headquarters’ office numbers carved above doors. Whatever you choose to do here, luxury comes as standard at The Grand.
“This five-star hotel offers stellar service and is perfectly situated to visit all the glorious spectacles York has to offer....and a spa to unwind in after all that sight-seeing. “
While The Grand is perfectly located to explore the historical city of York, inside there is an abundance of activities to enjoy, from an array of dining options to a luxurious spa and state-of-the-art fitness centre.
Down in the in hotel’s atmospheric former vaults, The Spa oozes seclusion and tranquillity with a plethora of indulgent treatments to take advantage of, alongside a 14-metre swimming pool, gym and Jacuzzi.
Highly skilled therapists will work with you to provide bespoke facials, body detoxes and super relaxing holistic massages, as well as a range of beauty treatments including manicures and pedicures. Special treatments are also available for those in pregnancy and under 16s.
The Rise Restaurant, Terrace & Bar offers modern British cuisine, with locally sourced, freshly prepared dishes. The open kitchen and spacious setting creates an immersive and social dining experience for guests. The interiors have been inspired by York’s local heritage, creating a soft industrial dining room, combined with an open kitchen, and heated garden terrace; perfect for alfresco dining throughout the year. The Rise creates a unique dining experience making it one of the best restaurants in York.
Hudsons is an exclusive dining experience for private groups and celebrations. Craft the perfect bespoke menu with their expert chefs and enjoy the intimate setting with views across the historic city walls. Original oak panelling and white table cloths provide the perfect backdrop for baby showers, bridal parties, work events and other intimate celebrations.
Sink into the comfortable loungers in the intimate 1906 Bar and allow the expert bartenders to guide you through their extensive menu. From classic and signature cocktails, including Champagne and Martini cocktails, to the considerable collection of premium spirits and whiskeys. The 1906 Bar also serve a fine array of quality lagers and a selection of Yorkshire’s finest ales, with a hand-picked selection of quality wines and Champagnes to enjoy.