The Principal York

The Principal York

4 stars 

Station Road, York, YO24 1AA, York, United Kingdom

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About The Principal York

Discover essential information, amenities, and features of The Principal York, providing insights into what to expect during your stay. Information on this property was last updated on 21 June 2024.
Located in York, The Principal York provides stylish, 4-star accommodation close to the Bar Convent. It has free Wi-Fi, a bar and is close to York Railway Station.

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Good to know

Check-in time15:00
Check-out time11:00
Payment & CancellationPolicies vary by room type and provider.
Front desk number+44 190 465 3681

Amenities at The Principal York

  • Parking
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Pool
  • Pet-friendly


  • Electric kettle
  • Entire unit located on ground floor
  • Entire unit wheelchair accessible
  • Terrace/Patio
  • Disabled access
  • Family rooms
  • Linens
  • Towels
  • Fan
  • Safety deposit box
  • Cribs available
  • Grill
  • Fire extinguisher
  • Seating area
  • Laundry facilities
  • Lift
  • Ironing service
  • Packed lunches
  • Free toiletries
  • Shampoo
  • Garden view
  • Heated pool
  • Shared lounge/TV area
  • Room service
  • Smoke alarms
  • Heating
  • Shower
  • Iron and ironing board
  • Shower chair
  • Accessible by lift
  • Indoor pool
  • Snack bar
  • Sofa
  • Key card access
  • Kids meals
  • No smoking
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Landmark view
  • Express check-out
  • Parking
  • Body soap
  • Hairdryer
  • Breakfast in the room
  • Lowered sink
  • Tea/coffee maker
  • Cable or satellite TV
  • Telephone
  • Carpeted
  • Air-conditioned
  • Toilet
  • Toilet paper
  • Toilet with grab rails
  • Safe
  • Sauna
  • City view
  • Towels/sheets (extra fee)
  • Trouser press
  • Food can be delivered to guest accommodation
  • Coffee machine
  • TV
  • Conditioner
  • Pool towels
  • Desk
  • Private bathroom
  • Walk-in shower
  • Garden
  • Wardrobe or closet
  • 24-hour front desk
  • Designated smoking area
  • Storage available
  • Private parking


  • Bicycle hire
  • Fitness centre


  • Conference rooms
  • Business centre
  • Wake-up service
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Fax/photocopying
  • Concierge service
  • Currency exchange on-site
  • Laundry service
  • Meeting/Banquet facilities
  • Special diet menus (on request)

Reviews for The Principal York

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Explore Central York, York

The Principal York is located at Station Road, York, YO24 1AA in the Central York neighbourhood of York. Popular landmark data was lasted updated on 21 June 2024.

Most popular landmarks

Church of the Holy Trinity0.2 mi
York National Railway Museum0.2 mi
Yorkshire Museum0.3 mi
York Art Gallery0.4 mi
York Minster0.5 mi
Jorvik Viking Centre0.5 mi
The Shambles0.5 mi
Fairfax House0.5 mi

FAQs when booking at The Principal York

Find answers to commonly asked questions regarding bookings, amenities, policies, and more when booking a stay at The Principal York. FAQs were last updated on 21 June 2024.
  • Is pricing at The Principal York comparable to 4 star hotels in York?

    The Principal York is generally less than the average price of 4 stars hotels in York. On average, you can expect to pay £215 per night in York. The Principal York will run you £154 per night, which is 10% cheaper than the York average.

  • Is The Principal York considered pet-friendly?

    The Principal York is pet-friendly. Feel free to bring your household pet if you’re staying at The Principal York.

  • Is there a pool at The Principal York?

    Yes. Many people visiting York look for a hotel with a pool. The Principal York has a pool on site that hotel guests may use, but be advised that hotels typically have rules in regard to pool usage.

  • How close is The Principal York from the York city centre?

    The Principal York is just 0.1 mi away from the centre of York Railway Station, York. From The Principal York you can easily get to other popular landmarks such as Castle Howard.

  • What is the The Principal York phone number?

    If you have questions or concerns about your stay, call +44 190 465 3681 to talk to a The Principal York front desk representative.

  • Does The Principal York have Wi-Fi available?

    Yes, The Principal York has Wi-Fi available to hotel guests.

  • Is there a gym or fitness centre at The Principal York?

    Yes, there is a fitness centre open to guests staying at The Principal York.

  • What is the check-out time at The Principal York?

    The Principal York check-out time is 11:00, though late check-out may be accommodated if agreed in advance with the hotel reception.

  • How much does it cost to stay at The Principal York, York?

    On average, guests have been paying £154 per night to stay at The Principal York. Some users have found rooms as low as £78 per night. Enter your dates in the form above to see the price rates available for your stay.

  • Is there a restaurant at The Principal York?

    The Principal York does have a restaurant. If you’re more interested in drinking than eating, there’s a bar on-site too.

  • Does The Principal York have a laundry service?

    There’s a laundry service at The Principal York that can be used by guests. Guests also have access to an iron and an ironing board during their stay - either in the room, or by asking the front desk.

  • How far is The Principal York from Bootham Bar?

    Bootham Bar in York is 0.4 mi away from The Principal York.

  • Is The Principal York close to York Castle?

    York Castle is also a popular place to see in York. It is 0.5 mi from The Principal York.

  • Does The Principal York offer accessible rooms?

    Yes, The Principal York provides accessible rooms for guests requiring them. Make sure to check the deals available on HotelsCombined for the latest availability.

  • What is the cheapest month to stay at The Principal York?

    For the best chance to save money on your The Principal York reservation, consider staying in January, when prices are typically at their lowest (£74).

  • In what area of York is The Principal York located?

    The Principal York is located within the Central York area of York. Utilise the map on this page to understand where The Principal York is in relation to the rest of York.

  • Are there any other IHG hotels in York?

    In total, there is 1 location in York. The most popular IHG property in York is The Principal York.

  • What is the cheapest day to check into The Principal York?

    Consider checking into The Principal York on Sunday, when the nightly price is typically at its lowest (average nightly rate of £151).

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