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principal york


The Principal York
Station Road
North Yorkshire
YO24 1AA


Around the corner from York train station, this grand hotel with Minster church views was built in 1878, and sits on landscaped grounds with curving paths and a fountain.

Hotel amenities include:

  • Full en-suite rooms with tea and coffeemaking equipment
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Room service is available
  • Fitness centre including indoor pool, a sauna, fitness classes and spa treatments.


Rail: The Principal York is 5 minute walk away from York Rail Station.

Road: There are ample car parking spaces available on site which are complementary for Strategic Marketing Institute delegates.

Airport: The closest airports to the hotel are Leeds Bradford and Manchester. Taxi's cost approximately £50 from Leeds Bradford and £70 from Manchester. Costs are for one way travel only. Alternatively, direct trains from Manchester Airport run every 30 minutes during the day and stop at York station. Prices are from £37 return.