Principal York Venue Hire YO24
The Royal York Hotel is located in the heart of this beautiful historic city and is the leading luxury hotel in York. Surrounded by beautiful gardens and adjacent to the train station, with a spectacular view of York Minster, The Royal York Hotel elegantly combines the historic and the modern to deliver an unforgettable stay.
In the heart of the city with views of the Minster
Principal York, steps from the train station, is the perfect base from which to discover the historic city of York. Blending the grandeur of late-Victorian architecture with the comforts of modern travel, Principal York offers its guests the warmest welcome this side of the Pennines.
Award-winning interior architects Goddard Littlefair have refurbished and restored the hotel’s rooms and public spaces to create 155 elegant, comfortable bedrooms and suites in balanced, neutral tones that offer more than just a place to sleep.
Celebrate Christmas and New Year at The Principal York – a grand, festive Victorian building located in the centre of the beautiful and historic city of York.
Bring your colleagues, friends and family for some festive fun in one of our stunning function rooms. Complete with delicious food, wine, dazzling entertainment and a great party atmosphere to ensure you have a memorable evening.
From a table for two at our New Year’s Eve gala to a festive party for up to 230 guests, however you choose to celebrate Christmas, The Principal York hotel can accommodate.
In addition to our convenient city centre location, The Principal is set within just over three acres of beautifully manicured gardens and grounds. With the iconic York Minster and roman walls in the distance, our gardens provide the perfect setting for adding an outdoor element, or even holding the entire event outside. From marquees on the lawn for large-scale events, to team building activities and more intimate parties and BBQs, The Principal has even more to offer than our well-equipped and contemporary-designed internal event rooms.
Meetings & events
Welcome to The Principal York, a classic Victorian railway hotel situated adjacent to York train Station.
The Principal York boasts a large events centre accommodating up to 400 delegates, as well as 10 additional meeting and private dining rooms with capacities that range from six people to 100 people.
The hotel offers 155 guest rooms and suites, the Refectory restaurant is the perfect place for delegates lunch breaks, along with the elegant Garden room ideal for pre-dinner drinks.
If that wasn’t enough The Principal York sits in more than three acres of private landscaped gardens which are perfect for team building and outdoor events.
Give your guests a true taste of York with a meeting, conference or event where the spirit of the city is present in all that we do.
Adjacent to the York Station, and only 2 hours from London or 2.5 hours from Edinburgh by train
Accommodates up to 410 attendees
11 meeting rooms with flexible configurations
In-house AV support
Free, superfast Wi-Fi with a maximum bandwidth of 100Mb is available throughout.
World-class menus from Yorkshire’s rich larder