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    The Principal York

    Station Road, York YO24 1AA, England
    011 44 844 854 2910
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    • Excellent61%
    • Very good25%
    • Average10%
    • Poor3%
    • Terrible1%
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    Reviewed yesterday via mobile

    My husband and I visited York as I wanted to go to the arts exhibition at the race course. I often use the Principle group so we chose this hotel. It didn’t disappoint. Lovely decor, fantastic staff and their food and beverage manager Timea Kerekes...More

    Thank LizBoyce
    Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

    Stayed overnight trip for a Christmas shopping trip in York. Checked in late and needed to go straight out for food. The staff were efficient and took out luggage straight to our room allowing us to head off. On getting back late we went to...More

    Thank nee198374
    Reviewed 2 days ago

    We arrived early to the hotel but the reception staff were helpful and we were able to book in even though the room wasn't ready which made it easier later in the day to just get in, we were on the lower ground floor which...More

    Thank TracyB328
    Reviewed 2 days ago

    Have stayed at the hotel a number of times and enjoyed it every time. Lovely friendly staff (especially the guys in the Chapterhouse Bar - what personalities they have), breakfast is nice and our room(s) have been perfect (even the one where we had to...More

    Thank ajeegan
    Reviewed 3 days ago

    Concierge at this hotel were excellent. Sadly we were very disappointed with the service in the restaurant and bar . The restaurant were under pressure so we were told of a long wait. We understood that but the restaurant was not full. The food was...More

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    • Also Known As
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    kdibb90
    9 August 2017|
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    Response from KThewander | Reviewed this property |
    Breakfast was abundant in choice and availability Excellent Service, admittedly we took a late breakfast so there may be busier times. No Queue for us, no complaint.
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    2 August 2017|
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    Response from mglrowan | Reviewed this property |
    I think it was 12.00 though we left earlier.
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    27 July 2017|
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    Response from mglrowan | Reviewed this property |
    The room we had only had a shower though it was huge and great. The suite had a bath
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