Our luxury, 4 star hotel offers everything you’ll need for the perfect stay in the beautiful city of York, whether visiting for business or pleasure. We’re only a few minutes' walk from York’s historic city centre, offering the perfect base to explore what has been voted ‘best and most beautiful UK City’, as well as the ‘safest city in the world’.
Our 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.
The glamour continues in the 41 ensuite rooms, including flat screen LCD TVs, Taylors of Harrogate hospitality tray, laptop safes, free WiFi and luxury toiletries from the White Company. Extra luxury in some of the Premier rooms comes in the form of underfloor heating, air conditioning and TVs in the bathroom.
York is a divine city in which to get lost. The centre is contained within the city’s walls with the river Ouse and majestic York Minster being the focal points for many a disorientated tourist. Head for the numerous high-end designer shops, independent boutiques and excellent drinking and dining options. Explore the narrow cobbled streets of The Shambles, the pretty Museum Gardens, the riverside and the museums, galleries and quirky attractions that abound.
Prosecco Tasting Dinner
A journey through the delights of this highly fashionable and irresistible sparkling wine is just £99 per couple!
Event includes: A prosecco cocktail on arrival, 5 x 125ml different proseccos, 4 course dinner with coffee & a prosecco truffle.
Future dates: November 1st, 3rd April & 5th June
Gin & Rum TastingLooking for something different? Our fabulous Gin and Rum tastings are a chance to learn about how spirits are made and try yourself as a budding connoisseur too. Perfect for a gathering of friends or family, or for an entertaining corporate event, our tasting events are interactive, educational and, most importantly, fun!
Seasonal Workshops with Afternoon Tea
Angie and Nikki will guide you through this one day decorative flower arranging master-class. They will demonstrate how to arrange the seasonal display and then it's over to you to make your very own table arrangement. The second part of the session you will relax with an afternoon Tea and a glass of fizz all for £49 per person.
Next Event: October 21st October, 16th December, 30th March & 13th July
Music Nights in The Ivy Brasserie
Our live music nights take place in The Ivy Brasserie from 7pm. It's a perfect start to your weekend and an ideal place to enjoy live music in York. Please note: These are free music events so bookings are highly recommended if you wish to dine. To book a table please call 01904 644744 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
About our singer: Nikki Humberstone is a soulful vocalist who has performed on the local music scene for a number of years. You will enjoy popular songs by artists including Adele, Emeli Sande, U2 and Stevie Wonder. From Motown Soul to contemporary chart hits Nikki’s performance will appeal to a variety of musical tastes.
About our Jazz Duo: Croft & Mullen Band- Talented singer Rachel Croft is accompanied by jazz pianist Karl Mullen with songs from the Great American Songbook, jazz and boogie-woogie.