Meetings, Conferences & Events



Originally built in 1906 as a ‘Palace of Business’ for one of the most powerful railway companies in Edwardian England, The Grand, York is now Yorkshire’s most luxurious hotel with meeting rooms, events & conference venues. It was the Golden Age of travel, when no expense was spared in the pursuit of luxury, so it will come as no surprise that The Grand now boasts some of the finest meeting rooms in York alongside excellent event spaces and conference rooms. As far as York conference venues go, The Grand provides the perfect backdrop for your meetings and events. The Grand’s impressive history as the ‘palace of business’ coupled with it’s luxurious reputation makes it an ideal location for meeting rooms in York; the perfect place for your next conference or event. You can also get in touch at The Grand to create your own conference package to include what you want, from afternoon tea, dinner at The Rise and even spa access.


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Our impressive meeting rooms in York serve as historic settings for your meetings and events with fabulous views of York Minster and the City Walls, and a range of options to suit both large groups and intimate bookings.

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The perfect central destination - we have a host of spaces, from smaller rooms perfect for intimate meetings through to The Grand Boardroom, ideal for larger conferences and grand gala balls, with ample options for break-out spaces and private dining.

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Special Occasions

From Baby Showers and Birthdays to Graduation dinners, The Grand is the perfect setting for all of life's special occasions. Speak to our event coordinators today about private dinners, afternoon teas and gala balls in our impressive event spaces.

At The Grand, we believe that experience is everything. Whether you’re looking for day delegate rates, residential conferences or simply room hire, our dedicated events team will work with you to create a bespoke package to suit your needs. Delegates can also enjoy reduced train travel to York with LNER.

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