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Make memories in 2024: 5 star stay offers at The Grand, York

From a readers retreat that celebrates the literary culture and history of York to a wellness break with spa treatments and yoga...

Written by Rachael Nichol
Published 20.12.2023

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Kick off 2024 in style by indulging in luxury at The Grand, one of the UK’s top five-star hotels in York.

Expect impeccable fine dining and service, grand suites, and a spa that take centre stage for an elegant experience. As a premium luxury hotel, The Grand, York, ensures bespoke attention to detail, rivalling London’s best.

But what we love is The Grand, York’s, tailored staycation packages that offer access to the finest local attractions, gourmet dining, wellness retreats and seasonal soirées.

And on the 2024 itinerary discover everything from Yorkshire’s literary hotspots to stargazing at Dark Sky Reserves. Whether you’re seeking inspiration or relaxation, The Grand, York, promises an unforgettable winter getaway with all the comforts and experiences you crave.

The Grand, York

FOR THE FOODIES…

Winter Escape  

Offer:  £115 per person*

Ready for a cosy winter getaway? Grab this Winter Escape deal by being among the first 20 to book to get this exclusive package.

Enjoy a night’s stay, a £50 dinner allowance at the acclaimed Rise Restaurant, complimentary spa access, and wake up to a hearty Full Yorkshire breakfast. Don’t miss out on this perfect winter retreat.

  • One night stay
  • £50 per person dinner allowance for The Rise Restaurant (AA rosette)
  • Complimentary spa access
  • Full Yorkshire breakfast
*Available throughout January and February 2024, Sunday to Thursday, based on two adults sharing a Classic Room.
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Fireplace with burning logs

FOR THE BOOKWORMS…

Reader’s Retreat 

Offer: from £480 per person*

An experience that celebrates the literary culture and history of York. Literature fans, this bespoke trip takes you to the local York areas that inspired some of today’s most famous novels.

Visit the Bronte’s home in Howarth, discover Whitby Abbey which inspired Bram Stoker’s Dracula, and embrace your inner Catherine and Heathcliff on the North York Moors, where Emily Bronte took inspiration for Wuthering Heights.

  • Two-night stay
  • Full Yorkshire breakfast
  • £50 per person dinner allowance for The Rise Restaurant
  • Transport to four literary hotspots
*Based on two people sharing a classic room. Available on 17th  to 19th January, 4th to 6th February, 12th to 14th March and 14th  to 16th April.
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Stargazing

FOR THE ROMANCE LOVERS…

Dark Skies

Offer: from £415 per room*

Make the most of the darker nights with a romantic Dark Skies experience. Escape to the North York Moors after a delicious meal in The Rise Restaurant where you will enjoy a stargazing experience under the expert guidance of Astronomer, Richard Darn.

This is an ideal experience for outdoor enthusiasts, leaving you with enchanting and magical memories to treasure.

  • One night stay in a classic bedroom
  • £40 per person dinner allowance in The Rise Restaurant (AA rosette)
  • Full Yorkshire breakfast
  • Travel to North York Moors
  • Stargazing and expert guidance from Astronomer Richard Darn
  • A Grand treat to enjoy on the Moors.
*Available Wednesday 14th February 2024.
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The Grand York Spa

FOR THE WORKAHOLICS…

Energise & Unwind

Offer: from £435 per person*

Start 2024 the right way and recharge with some relaxation after the Christmas storm. Take some well-needed time to de-stress and reset with a two-night break that’s completely focused on switching off and re-energising the mind, body and soul.

Think relaxing spa treatments, yoga and breath sessions and a Grand walking tour to explore York to clear your mind ready to take on the year ahead.

  • Two-night stay
  • £50 per person dinner allowance in The Rise Restaurant (AA rosette)
  • Energising breakfast
  • One-hour yoga session
  • One-hour breath session
  • 30-minute spa treatment on one day
  • 60-minute spa treatment on one day
  • A Grand walking tour map to explore York
*Based on double occupancy. Available on 9th to 10th, 15th to 16th and 22nd to 23rd January
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The Shambles

FOR THE ADRENALINE JUNKIES…

Spooky Tour & Stay

Offer: from £240 per room*

Feeling brave? The York Dungeons is a live walk-through tour, that tells the story of 2000 years’ worth of York’s dark history.

Discover specially designed sets and griping storytelling from a professional cast. Then return safe and sound for a cosy evening at The Grand and wake up to a delicious full Yorkshire breakfast.

  • One night stay
  • Full Yorkshire breakfast
  • York Dungeon Tour
*Based on double occupancy. Available December 2023 to February 2024.
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The Grand, York, Station Rise, North Yorkshire, York YO1 6GD

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