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3 packages and events that’ll have you feeling festive at The Grand, York

From stargazing in the North York Moors to an indulgent festive getaway, step into Christmas with these unforgettable winter experiences.

Written by High Life North
Published 05.11.2021

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Get into the season’s spirit with The Grand’s Festive Package! Enjoy a two-night break with dinner in The Rise Restaurant on your first night and a special Festive Afternoon Tea the next afternoon. Mulled wine will await you on arrival and a full Yorkshire breakfast will be served each morning. Complimentary upgrade to an Executive Room subject to availability.

Package includes:

Two night stay in a Classic bedroom

Full Yorkshire Breakfast each morning

Mulled wine on arrival

Three-course dinner in The Rise on your first night with a festive cocktail

Festive Afternoon Tea

Complimentary chocolates

Flexible booking for peace of mind – free cancellations up until 4.00pm the day prior to arrival.

From £587 per room based on a two-night stay

*Based on a two night stay in a Classic room for two adults

*Excludes 24th – 27th December

*Please contact to book your Afternoon Tea

For more information, call us on 01904 380038 or email

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Thursday 25th November 2021

Sometimes, life can be so busy that you never find the time to stop, look up, and get lost in the beautiful night sky. Well, now is your chance. Escape to the North York Moors – known for the best spots for stargazing – and enjoy an unforgettable experience with your loved ones that’ll (literally) leave you starstruck! Relax and unwind with a two-course meal and one-night winter stay in The Grand’s majestic The Rise restaurant. And when you arrive at the Moors, you’ll get to indulge in a special treat under the night sky.

Stargazing will be even easier, thanks to expert guidance from Astronomer Richard Darn, meaning you’ll leave the Dark Skies experiences feeling relaxed and enchanted and not frustrated you couldn’t see Orion’s Belt. With four dates in the winter months to choose from, each experience is the perfect chance to cosy up and see a multitude of stars in a romantic evening with your special someone that you’re bound to remember forever.

HLN TOP TIP: Make sure you wrap up warm, wear sensible outdoor shoes, bring a torch and, of course, a sense of adventure!

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Celebrate New Year’s Eve in typically grand style. Whether you choose to treat yourself to a two-night package with access to The Grand’s exclusive Masquerade Ball, or you fancy an evening of indulging delicious food and drink in their award-winning restaurant, The Rise, we can guarantee you’ll be starting the New Year off in luxury here.

Begin your evening with a Champagne welcome before tucking into a fabulous five-course menu of hearty British dishes. Then, dance the night away with live entertainment until the early hours. What better way to toast the year out than with a glass of champagne in your hand, surrounded by your loved ones? And The Grand are there to nurse your hangover on New Year’s Day, too – serving their finest full English and Yorkshire breakfasts to help you start 2022 the right way.

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