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Best Western Monkbar Hotel

BEST WESTERN Monkbar Hotel Unveils Its New State-of-the-art Function Suite, as part of £3 Million Development Programme

York’s Best Western Monkbar Hotel recently unveiled the Dales Function suite, its new, state-of-the-art meeting space and one of the main features of the hotel’s £3m programme of extension and improvement, which is due to complete soon.

The brand new facility which can accommodate up to 250 theatre style incorporates integrated audio-visual technology, wide screen projection& HDMI connectivity, and benefits from floor to ceiling natural daylight and air-conditioning, plus complimentary high-speed internet access is included for all delegates. It is also a fully flexible and accessible space which can be broken down into four smaller function rooms.

On completion of its £3m development programme, the extended city centre hotel will boast 125 bedrooms, seven function rooms and new food and drink offerings. The upgrade is also aimed at boosting the Hotel’s rating from its current three stars to four star plus, and will see the creation of an additional 20 new jobs.
Nikki Brannan, Monkbar Hotel sales manager, said: “The Dales Suite adds a new and exciting dimension to our events and conference offering.

“This new state-of-the-art facility, designed and constructed with both delegate and organiser in mind, is a welcome addition to our five existing function rooms.

“In addition, our brand new bedrooms – which takes the total to 125 - means we can now cater for bigger conferences, particularly where guests are requiring overnight accommodation.”

Features Dimensions Capacities

  • Theatre style 250
  • Banqueting 200
  • Cabaret 120
  • Classroom 100
  • Boardroom 60

  • Digital projector and screen
  • Fully integrated PA system
  • Air-conditioning
  • Natural daylight

  • Length 23.6m
  • Width 9.4m 
  • Height 2.6m
  • Area 222 sqm