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First look at York's Latest Dining Destination

11 May 2017

Set to open June 2017, ‘The Rise’ is the latest venture from The Grand Hotel & Spa, York, serving modern cuisine across a new ‘small plate’ concept, allowing guests to enjoy a feast of sharing dishes in an immersive and social dining experience.

Monkbar Hotel Converts to Doubletree by Hilton

25 April 2017

The £6 million investment has been undertaken in two phases. The latest round and conversion under DoubleTree by Hilton will expand the hotel’s guest room count to 140.


Cutting-Edge AV Equipment Installed at The Hawkhills Conference Centre

24 April 2017

The Hawkhills conference centre near York are proud to offer the latest audio visual technology to complement all on site conferences, meetings and events.

Return of the Viikings - Jorvik Reopens

24 April 2017

The world famous JORVIK Viking Centre opened its doors again on Saturday 8th April, after a multi-million pound re-imagining.

A Launch Date Is Set for York’s Newest Restaurant

21 April 2017

As part of The Grand Hotel & Spa, York’s new £15 million development, The Grand is set to open the doors to the anticipated 130 seater new vibrant restaurant and bar on 1st June 2017, adding to the already popular Grand Bar and Hudson’s Restaurant within Yorkshire’s only five star hotel.

Staycity Aparthotels York - Strong Record of Performance in 1st Six Months

21 April 2017

Staycity Aparthotels York opened its doors in July 2016 and has reported a strong record of performance in its 1st six months of opening. It is one of the group's newest UK locations, with 197 apartments, comprising of studio, one bedroom and two bedroom apartments.

The Grand are announced as CHS Finalists

21 April 2017

York’s only five-star hotel, The Grand Hotel & Spa have been named finalists for two categories in the 2017 CHS Awards. The shortlist was announced during the Conference and Hospitality Show on the 4th April at First Direct Arena, Leeds.

The Principal York Awarded Best Hotel Interiors in the UK

22 March 2017

The Principal York, formerly The Royal York Hotel, has been awarded ‘Best Hotel Interiors’ in the UK, according to a national accommodation ranking.

Countess of York shortlisted for Afternoon Tea of the Year in Visit England Awards

16 March 2017

The Countess of York at the National Railway Museum in York has been named as a finalist in the VisitEngland Awards for Excellence 2017 in the Afternoon Tea of the Year category.

York Wins Liberal Democrats Spring Conference for 3rd year running

17 February 2017

Make It York is delighted to announce the city will be host to the Liberal Democrat Spring Conference in 2017, for the third successive year.