The Principal York

The Principal York


Station Road, York, United Kingdom

ExcellentBased on 3,714 reviews


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Reviews for The Principal York

ExcellentBased on 3,714 reviews
Rating Summary
  • Cleanliness8.6
  • Comfort8.3
  • Facilities10.0
  • Food8.5
  • Location9.3
  • Room quality9.2
  • Services8.1
  • Staff8.6
  • Value for money7.1
Who stays here?
  • Families 
  • Young couples 
  • Couples most popular!
  • Groups of friends 
  • Solo travelers 
  • Business travellers 
Top comments


clean, convenient and friendly staff

About The Principal York

Located in York, The Principal York provides stylish, 4-star accommodation close to the Bar Convent. It has free Wi-Fi, a bar and is close to York Railway Station.

After a day of sightseeing ...

Good to know

Distance to city centre

0.7 km

Location rating


Nearest airport


Distance to airport

38.6 km







Wi-Fi available in all areas, Internet, Free Wi-Fi


Policies vary by room type and provider.

Contact Number

+44 1904 653681

Amenities at The Principal York

Top Features

Free airport shuttle
Free Wi-Fi


Electric kettle, Entire unit located on ground floor, Entire unit wheelchair accessible, Family rooms, Fan, Fire extinguisher, Gift shop, Laundry facilities, Ironing service, Packed lunches, Free toiletries, Garden view, Heated pool, Room service, Smoke alarms, Heating, Physical distancing in dining...


Game room, Fitness centre


Business centre, Wake-up service, Daily housekeeping, Fax/photocopying, Concierge service, Currency exchange on-site, Laundry service, Meeting/Banquet facilities, Special diet menus (on request), Contactless check-in/check-out, Health club, Spa, Conference rooms, Wedding services

Photos of The Principal York

Where is The Principal York

Most popular landmarks

York Minster0.8 km

Getting around

York Clifford St0.7 km
York The Stonebow0.9 km
York Castle Howard21.8 km
Harrogate Oatlands Corner29.0 km
Harrogate Harlow Hill30.6 km
Harrogate Harlow Grange31.2 km

FAQs when booking at The Principal York

  • Does The Principal York have COVID-19 safety policies in place?

    The Principal York is sanitising surface areas to reduce the chances of contracting COVID-19. New social distancing procedures are also in place to assist with your safety. For additional information on these enhanced safety features and more COVID-19 mitigation practices, check directly with our partner IHG Clean Promise.

  • How close is The Principal York to the nearest airport, Leeds/Bradford?

    At just 38.6 km apart, the expected drive time from the nearest airport, Leeds/Bradford, to The Principal York is 47min. The estimated drive time may vary depending on high and low traffic times in the surrounding area. This is especially true for metro areas.

  • What is the best way for guests to get from Leeds/Bradford to The Principal York?

    Rideshare apps and taxis remain a very common solution for The Principal York guests. This is often the most cost-effective method of transportation when visiting York.

  • Is there a pool at The Principal York?

    Yes, The Principal York has a pool for hotel guests. Generally, hotel pools have opening and closing times so be sure to speak to the front desk before using the pool.

  • How close is The Principal York from the York city centre?

    The Principal York is just 0.7 km away from the centre of York. You can easily get to other landmarks from The Principal York, including York Minster, which has been found to be a popular place to visit amongst tourists.

  • What is the The Principal York phone number?

    For assistance regarding your reservation at The Principal York please call +44 1904 653681.

  • Does The Principal York have Wi-Fi available?

    Yes, The Principal York has Wi-Fi available to hotel guests.

  • Is there a gym or fitness centre at The Principal York?

    Yes, The Principal York has a fitness centre available to guests throughout their stay.

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