Group Service FAQ
Visit York Groups Desk is here to help you put together the best visit your group has ever had!
What Accommodation Is Available To Groups?
There is a wide range of accommodation available to groups from hostels to 5* hotels, and from self-catering to full board with private dining. There is accommodation both in the city centre and the surrounding countryside.
When planning your group visit to York, don't miss out on York's events and festivals like the JORVIK Viking Festival, York Food and Drink Festival and Illuminating York. The city is also home to world class racing at York Racecourse.
Search our events calendar to see what events will be on when your group visits York.
There are several Coach Parking options within and outside of the city.
The Visit York Group Desk has experience in organising school visits and has the contacts and knowledge to help you plan the perfect visit for your class. Visit our dedicated Schools section for more information.
Where Are the Picnic Areas?
National Railway Museum
Where are the public toilets?
St George’s Field
St Leonard’s Place
What about tour guides?
We can find you the perfect tour guide for your group, from historical to hair raising. Fancy a chocolate walking tour or a terrifyingly funny ghost walk? All are available.
You can browse York's tour guides here.