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.
Discover the best things to do in York with our Principal insider's guide here.
Free, superfast Wi-Fi with a maximum bandwidth of 100Mb is available throughout the hotel. There is a car park for guests’ use, charged at £15 for 24 hours.
We have been awarded the Visit England Industry Standard 'We're Good to Go' for meeting government and industry COVID-19 guidelines, including Risk Assessments and cleanliness standards. So you can rest assured during your stay. Find out more about IHG's Clean Promise and the steps we have taken to ensure we're ready to welcome you.