If you're looking for something grand in Yorkshire, then you're spoilt for choice. Here's the selection of hotels that were shortlisted in the 2019 Large Hotel of the Year category at the prestigious White Rose Awards.
The Grand Hotel & Spa is York’s most luxurious address. Housed in the former North Eastern Railway Headquarters, the iconic Edwardian building retains much of its stunning architecture and original features and provides an idyllic setting for a city break in York, or a base to explore the region. As the city’s only accredited five-star hotel, The Grand offers unrivalled service, elegance and style with a warm Yorkshire welcome.
Nestled in the Yorkshire Dales, The Coniston Hotel Country Estate and Spa offers supreme comfort, outstanding friendliness, superb food and simply beautiful views. With 1400 acres of beautiful countryside centred around a 24-acre fishing lake, the hotel's facilities are perfect for both leisure and business guests. Whilst within the Estate the range of outdoor activities available includes a shooting school offering clay pigeon shooting, our own falconry centre and a 4x4 off road experience.
Wentbridge House Hotel - Winners of the White Rose Awards 2013 ‘Large Hotel of the Year’ and White Rose Awards 2014 ‘Outstanding Customer Service’, Wentbridge House Hotel is a country house hotel located in Wentbridge. It dates from 1700 and is set in 20 acres of gardens and grounds in the beautiful Went Valley. The hotel is steeped in history and provides a relaxing and peaceful setting that is within easy reach of the cities of Wakefield, Leeds, York and Doncaster.
The Grange Hotel, York - This boutique style hotel, is a Grade II listed building in the affluent ‘Bootham’ part of York, built in 1830. On entering, the original sweeping staircase with cast iron balustrade welcomes guests, the interior dotted with period antiques and luxurious Regency style décor throughout. A significant refurbishment in 2016 has enhanced the appeal further with the addition of lifts to all floors, premier ground floor rooms and the development of the historic cellars into ‘The Ivy Brasserie’, our stunning 2 Rosette restaurant. We are also a chic venue for meetings, small conferences and weddings.
DoubleTree by Hilton Hull opened in 2017 with a £25million investment. The hotel is conveniently located in Hull City Centre and offers 165 bedrooms and dedicated Conference facilities for up to 1000 theatre style in a pillar free flexible event space. The hotel has 7 meeting rooms, a branded Marco Pierre White’s restaurant, Lounge Bar, The Lexington Rooftop Bar & Terrace along with 24 hour room service. Located in the heart of the city centre, the DoubleTree Hull is well located only 0.2 miles from Hull Paragon Interchange offering 7 direct trains daily to London Kings Cross, 30 minutes from Humberside Airport and only 20 minutes from the M62. The hotel also offers 75 onsite secure parking spaces.
Thorpe Park is a stone's throw from Leeds and the best it has to offer. The hotel's contemporary ambience, Spa, restaurant and bar make it the perfect place to relax. You'll find a range of luxuriously appointed, air-conditioned guest rooms, including suites and four posters. Each room has thoughtful touches - like complimentary mineral water, fresh ground coffee, a great tea selection and free Wi-Fi internet access
Perhaps you fancy a stay in a luxurious boutique hotel? Well, Yorkshire certainly packs a punch when it comes to this too. Here's some of the hotels that were shortlisted for our Small Hotel of the Year award at the 2019 White Rose Awards:
Grays Court, York - The vibrant and diverse history of Grays Court provides the opportunity to stay, dine and relax in a building that has seen knighthoods bestowed, played host to kings and has the privilege of being the only privately owned building in York with direct access to York’s City walls. We sincerely hope that you enjoy your time with us, whether this be an overnight stay in our luxurious hotel, dining with us in The Bow Room Restaurant or visiting us for drinks.
Wensleydale Heifer is an inn located in West Witton. Few Inns can boast such an outstanding location as the Wensleydale Heifer Inn. Nestling in the picturesque village of West Witton in the heart of the Wensleydale and in the Yorkshire Dales National Park. Untouched and unspoilt, this corner of Yorkshire offers a spectacular backdrop for the unrivalled enjoyment of fine country life including walking, trout fishing and bird watching.
Nestled in the heart of the North Yorkshire countryside, the Crab Manor Hotel and the Crab and Lobster Restaurant are the ideal destinations for anyone who appreciates the finer things in life. Offering opulent accommodation and exquisite cuisine, our twinned establishments are perfect for the weary business traveller or for those of you who just fancy a well-deserved break.
Spending the night at Goldsborough Hall is not just about taking in the 400-year-old Royal history of this private family home, but also relaxing in the most amazing accommodation, synonymous with the Goldsborough Hall standard. Experience for yourself the history, elegance, indulgence and sheer opulence of staying in a Royal residence - once home to HRH Princess Mary during the 1920s.