A UK Staycation with The Principal Hotel York Review: September 2020 #Gifted
The Principal Hotel steeped in history and old school charm and character.
The gorgeous and glowing golden building emits the feeling of warmth and the welcome from Christopher was even warmer.
A lovely Scottish chap who clearly had a natural flare and passion for customer service and the buildings historical heritage.
Check in with the concierge with their cute royal red-letter box in pride of place.
Pass the rather lovely lounge, a perfect place to read the daily news, people watch and enjoy a refreshment once you have checked in.
Make your way up the iconic stunning sweeping staircase with mirrored details and neutral colouring.
The Principal York provide a range of accommodations from standard rooms to suites, we visited on two separate weekends to check out what both room types had to offer.
The Royal Suite
The Royal suite located on the first floor is a fabulous experience from the moment you walk through the door.
The spacious Suite has beautiful period detail and a tasty tuck box filled with a range of complimentary yummy treats.
This is the perfect time to enjoy some you time have a break have a kit kat along with a good Yorkshire cuppa.
Things get even more marvellous with the magnificent Minister view, a perfect viewing point, as you kick back and relax in the lovely lounge area.
Guy Fawkes Inn York Review: January 2020
We all remember the 1605 attempt to blow up parliament and the ‘Remember, remember, the 5th of November, Gunpowder, Treason and Plot’.
Now it is your chance to relive history in the shoes of Guy Fawkes and enjoy a unique experience by staying in the alleged birthplace of the notorious Guido Fawkes conspiracy plotter aka Guy Fawkes.
Warmly welcomed and looked after throughout by the lovely team including Delightful Dan and super Stacey.
Our fabulous four poster room had bags of character including the most amazing four poster bed and 3 large windows with the most wonderful views of the majestic York Minster cathedral.
The Guy Fawkes medieval Inn is located within a prime spot adjacent to the York Mister Cathedral in York city centre and the views from our room – just breath-taking and the ideal photo opportunity.
Our room had all the modern conveniences including a flat screen television and tea tray with biscuits.
Lamb & Lion Inn York Review: April 2019
The lovely Lamb & Lion Inn, located in York city centre, is an Historic homely hub providing a home away from home experience.
The four-star Inn, adjoining Bootham Bar at one of the four key Roman Gateways to York’s Walls is steeped in historic charm and character, ideal place to stay of you want to be in the heart of the historic action.
Warmly welcomed by chirpy and cheery Debbie, immediately we knew our stay would be fabulous.
Our rather regal and relaxed room elegantly presented in muted shades looked amazing and had a super cosy snug bed giving us a brilliant night’s sleep.