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Principal York

Principal York

In the historic charming city of York is the Principal York hotel in an ideal location close to both the train station and town centre. This handsome Victorian building exudes nobility and grandeur and the beautifully designed interior is calm and gracious.

For events there are 11 flexible function rooms that can accommodate from 10 to 400 guests. There is a superb contemporary events centre, ideal for corporate events such as seminars, presentations, gala dinners and conferences. As well as business, the Principle York is a great choice for an elegant wedding, a fabulous Christmas party and for other special celebrations. They can offer a range of catering options tailored to your requirements from buffets to canapé parties and fine dining.

Many of the rooms however have retained glorious period features from oak panelling, to finely carved freezes and enormous crystal chandeliers. There is audio-visual equipment and support, super-fast Wi-Fi, and a dedicated event manager who will ensure the smooth running of your day.

There are 155 stunning bedrooms and suites, all luxurious and comfortable. Further, there is the Refectory Kitchen and Terrace offering classic British fare, whilst the Chapter House Bar and Games Room serves delicious cocktails and special ales. If you have time in the afternoon, you can enjoy a fabulous tea in the Garden Room. For leisure time there is a smart, well equipped gym, heated swimming pool, sauna and steam room as well as a Jacuzzi.

In a super convenient location by the train station, yet set back in its own gardens, the fast train to London takes just 2 hours. In the other direction you have Edinburgh in 2.5 hours. Leeds Bradford International airport is 30 miles away and the M62 and A1(M) are easily accessible. There is parking available at the hotel.

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Venue Principal York
Capacity 400 guests
Address Station Road
York
North Yorkshire
YO24 1AA
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Packages & Offers (3)

Principal York - CHRISTMAS PARTIES

CHRISTMAS PARTIES

  • Guests: 220 max
  • Price from: £30.00 per person
  • Description & Details

    Celebrate in style...join one of our fabulous shared party nights for an evening of fun and festivities. Enjoy fantastic food, fun party games and dance the night away to the sounds of our resident DJ.

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Principal York - Daily Delegate Rate

Daily Delegate Rate

  • Guests: 400 max
  • Price from: £45.00 per person
  • Description & Details

    Meeting Room Unlimited Tea and Coffee 2 course Lunch AV equipment Mineral Water Flip Chart Wi-Fi

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Principal York - Your Wedding at The Royal York Hotel

Your Wedding at The Royal York Hotel

  • Guests: 220 max
  • Price from: £37.00 per person
  • Description & Details

    Your wedding is one of the most important days of your life. So when you contact us, you'll be looked after by a dedicated wedding planner. We'll help you choose the right budget, theme, menu and check everything runs to plan. We can also source local florists, photographers and entertainers. In fact, whether you're organising a birthday party, an anniversary or a christening, we can put together an event that will meet your budget. We can help as much or as little as you want to create a memorable day or celebration. A glass of Bucks Fizz or Pimms on arrival • 3 course menu with coffee and petits fours • Half a bottle of wine per person • Room Hire • Candelabras and round mirror plates • Cake stand and knife • Stationery (menus/place cards/table names/seating plan) Price per person £60.00

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Please note that advertised packages are guideline prices and subject to availability and number of guests attending.

Rooms & Event Spaces (9)

Events Centre - Principal York

Events Centre

  • Max Capacity: 410
  • Dimensions: L:285.66m x W:13.80m x H:20.70m
  • Full Details

    The Events Centre is a purpose built conference room which seats up to 410 delegates and has a seperate entrance with reception, an audio visual technician control booth, breakout area and access to an outdoor terrace.

    Capacity

    • Dinner & Dance: 220
    • Formal Dining: 260
    • Cabaret: 180
    • Theatre: 410
    • Classroom: 180
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The Oak Room - Principal York

The Oak Room

  • Max Capacity: 150
  • Dimensions: L:161.30m x W:12.80m x H:12.60m
  • Full Details

    The Oak Room seats 150 delegates for a conference or 120 guests for a private function and is protected by a conservation order due to its magnificent carved oak panelling and used to be a traditional reading room and the wooden racks still exist. The Oak Room is a delightful and impressive venue for any special event or conference.

    Capacity

    • Dinner & Dance: 90
    • Formal Dining: 120
    • Meeting / Boardroom: 40
    • Cabaret: 70
    • Theatre: 150
    • Classroom: 70
    • U-Shape: 40
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The Tempus - Principal York

The Tempus

  • Max Capacity: 100

The Crown

  • Max Capacity: 80
  • Dimensions: L:84.16m x W:12.55m x H:6.70m
  • Full Details

    The Crown is an impressive space and can hold up to 80 delegates, creating the perfect environment for your next event.

    Capacity

    • Formal Dining: 50
    • Meeting / Boardroom: 30
    • Cabaret: 50
    • Theatre: 80
    • Classroom: 40
    • U-Shape: 30
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The Wedgewood

  • Max Capacity: 80
  • Dimensions: L:84.55m x W:12.62m x H:6.70m
  • Full Details

    The Wedgewood is beautifully decorated in original wedgewood design and can hold up to 80 delegates and provides the perfect space for creating an event to remember.

    Capacity

    • Formal Dining: 50
    • Meeting / Boardroom: 30
    • Cabaret: 50
    • Theatre: 80
    • Classroom: 40
    • U-Shape: 30
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Jorvick

  • Max Capacity: 60
  • Full Details

    Meeting and training room.

    Capacity

    • Meeting / Boardroom: 18
    • Theatre: 50
    • U-Shape: 20
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Library

  • Max Capacity: 60
  • Full Details

    Beautiful meeting and private dining room.

    Capacity

    • Formal Dining: 40
    • Meeting / Boardroom: 24
    • Theatre: 60
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Reading Room

  • Max Capacity: 50
  • Dimensions: L:68.40m x W:10.70m x H:6.40m
  • Full Details

    The Reading Room is ideally located on the ground floor and holds up to 50 delegates for a meeting and is perfect for a private dinner for up to 30 guests. The Reading Room has two beautiful chandeliers which make this room the perfect choice for business or pleasure.

    Capacity

    • Formal Dining: 30
    • Meeting / Boardroom: 30
    • Cabaret: 25
    • Theatre: 50
    • Classroom: 25
    • U-Shape: 30
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Clifford and Fairfax

  • Max Capacity: 20
  • Full Details

    2 similar sized meeting, syndicate and training rooms.

    Capacity

    • Meeting / Boardroom: 14
    • Theatre: 20
    • U-Shape: 10
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Venue Features (16)

  • AV Equipment
  • Accommodation
  • Disability Access
  • Family Friendly
  • In-house Catering
  • Late Licence
  • Leisure Facilities
  • Licensed Bar
  • Local Public Transport
  • Music Licence
  • Outside Space
  • Parking
  • Smoking Area
  • Training Specialists
  • Wedding License
  • Wi-Fi Access