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The Grand Hotel & Spa

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Edmonton, Canada
Reviewed 11 October 2015

We arrived at the rail station, plugged the hotel address into the phone and couldn't believe our eyes! How could this beautiful hotel be so close to the station? It was a 4 minute easy stroll to the hotel. If you are physically capable, walk. Taking a taxi would be embarrassing. Check-in was uneventful. The hotel has a nice spa...

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

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

Sunderland, United Kingdom
Reviewed 9 October 2015

We met up with friends for the day. We had coffee and stayed for lunch and we were not disappointed. The welcome we received was warm, the staff were very very helpful, the food was excellent. We have been to a few places in York and I am happy to say this was the best. Thank you all from four...

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

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

Portsmouth, United Kingdom
Reviewed 8 October 2015 via mobile

I came with close friends for a day spa experience. My first sap experienc and I loved it!!! We had such an amazing time. The treatment was lovely and pool,sauna,steam room all clean! (Few broken tiles in the pool and jacuzzi but overall a great relaxing day!!

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

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

Franklin, Tennessee
Reviewed 8 October 2015

My wife & I booked a deluxe king bed room and were very pleased with what we received - our room could not have been better. Plenty of space, nice bed and bedding, nice bathroom and our room on the top floor, looked out and onto the street below and a part of the York Wall. From this location one...

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

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

York
Reviewed 8 October 2015

We stayed here for one night and wow it was really impressive. It deserves its five star status. The rooms are massive and the beds big and really comfy. The staff were great and very helpful. The pool and spa are beautiful. The location is great walking distance to everywhere in York. We could not fault our stay.

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

Dear Jamie06, Thank you for taking the time to review your trip to York and your stay with us here at The Grand Hotel & Spa. We are delighted to hear that you had an enjoyable experience with us and pleased to know that the team was able to look after you so well. We are currently looking forward to...

Reviewed 7 October 2015 via mobile

Me and my husband visited here 2 years ago and loved it so we visited again on 2 October what a let down !!! Told us they upgraded us lovely we thought until 10pm at night .... Boom boom boom ... Was next to the function room ... Did move us to a suite just for the night then had...

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

Dear gailpaul20 Thank you for taking the time to write a review on your stay with us at the Grand Hotel and Spa. I am sorry to hear that a function within the hotel disrupted your stay and that we allocated you a room next to this. We are due to have an expansion of our beautiful property next year...

Leeds, Alabama
Reviewed 6 October 2015 via mobile

We stayed on a Sunday night. Had a couples spa day , which included a back and shoulder massage and facial. It was lovely the girls were very professional. We were made to feel very comfortable. The gowns and slippers were very nice aswell. Went and checked into our room after our treatments. We stayed in a double deluxe room....

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

Dear Tay19912701, Thank you for taking the time to write such a lovely review of our hotel. Here at The Grand Hotel & Spa York we believe that going the extra mile and providing an intimate service is what truly makes us stand out. We are very lucky to have such a passionate team and it’s wonderful knowing that our...

Manchester
Reviewed 6 October 2015 via mobile

Stayed for one night with my wife on a spa and stay package. Fantastic hotel and staff! Spa treatment was amazing and facilities second to non. Afternoon tea and breakfast also lovely. Easily the best hotel I have ever stayed at! Fantastic! Would stay here again any time.

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

Dear Mick949, Thank you for taking the time to review your trip to York and your stay with us here at The Grand Hotel & Spa. We are delighted to hear that you had an enjoyable experience and pleased to know that the team was able to look after you so well. We are currently looking forward to a complete...

Derby, United Kingdom
Reviewed 6 October 2015

My husband and I originally booked The Grand Hotel for a two night stay. We were so impressed by the quality of the room, the staff, the food and the service that we quickly booked an extra night. We found all of the staff professional, interested in their work and friendly. The car was taken away as we arrived and...

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

Dear dancer187048, Thank you for taking the time to write such a lovely review of our hotel. Here at The Grand Hotel & Spa York we endeavour to provide the very best and it’s truly heart warming knowing that our hard work hasn’t gone unnoticed. Hearing such positive feedback from our guests really does make us extremely proud to work...

Derbyshire, United Kingdom
Reviewed 5 October 2015 via mobile

All staff were very professional in all our dealings with them The room was very comfortable The spa was very relaxing The location in York is perfect for walking to all the major sites We have stayed previously and intend to stay again

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

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Amenities

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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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  • Family Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Minibar
  • Refrigerator in room
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Room Service
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Laundry Service
  • Concierge
  • Banquet Room
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Conference Facilities
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: €152 - €325 (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 Luxury Hotel in York
#3 Spa Hotel in York
#3 Romantic Hotel in York
#3 Family Hotel in York
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“Do not book a room at the front of this hotel, they are too noisy and you will not get any rest.”
 of 5 bubbles carolineh601, 19 Mar 2017 | Read review
“First floor facing the front of the hotel”
 of 5 bubbles Lol313, 14 Mar 2017 | Read review
“503 gives decent view towards rail station, quiet and clsoe to lift!”
 of 5 bubbles seawisedave, 10 Mar 2017 | Read review
“I am led to believe that each room in this hotel is different. Room 224 did not suffer from any disruption. It was a very pleasant stay.”
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“Executive rooms are not much more expensive, but worth the money.”
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