Keep up to date with The Grand
Get the latest news from York's 5-star hotel, the Grand Hotel & Spa.
22 January 2018
Are you tired of bog-standard, uninspiring meeting environments? Do you want to add something extra special to your next event?
Fairytale Weddings at The Grand
12 January 2018
With its beautiful architecture, elegant interiors, and sweeping staircases, The Grand Hotel & Spa is Yorkshire's finest five-star luxury hotel – and the perfect setting for a magical wedding.
Mad Hatter's Afternoon Tea
03 January 2018
We all need a little pick me up at the start of the year – Christmas decorations have been packed away, festive jumpers are stuffed back in the wardrobe, and the season of excessive mince pie consumption is over. Luckily, we’ve got the perfect remedy…
Christmas At The Grand
21 December 2017
‘Tis the season to be jolly and there’s nowhere that can bring a smile to your face like The Grand Hotel and Spa in the enchanting city of York at Christmas. A warm Yorkshire welcome awaits you as you enjoy a magical Christmas getaway in a city steeped in history and Christmas merriment.
A Grand Festive Celebration
05 December 2017
The Grand is putting on a traditional horse and carriage, decorated to suit the season including cosy blankets, and will be offering mulled drinks and mince pies before taking visitors on a whistle-stop tour of the city of York.
Christmas is for Sharing at The Rise Restaurant & Bar, York
30 November 2017
The nights are drawing in, the Christmas markets are lighting up York and now, so are our Christmas decorations, meaning one thing – the festive season is upon us!
Treat your loved one to an indulgent spa break this Christmas...
21 November 2017
If you know someone who is rushed off their feet on the run-up to Christmas and deserves a little extra Christmas treat or maybe you want to relax yourself, then we recommend the Spa at our hotel in York. The secluded and tranquil environment is the perfect city centre getaway and ideal to escape the rush and stress of the busiest time of the year.
The Shakespeare’s Rose Theatres celebrates official launch at The Grand
13 November 2017
At the end of October, Europe’s first ever pop-up Shakespearean Theatre – Shakespeare’s Rose Theatre – officially launched at our hotel in York.
Vote for The Grand in the M&IT Awards and a chance to win an all-inclusive trip to Jamaica!
19 October 2017
Following the footsteps of many extraordinary winners, the Grand would love your support and your vote in the Best UK hotel category.
Launching New Yorkshire Gin at The Grand York
16 October 2017
New Gin Made from Foraged Yorkshire Botanicals Launches at The Grand Hotel & Spa
Could you be our Director of Marketing?
29 September 2017
Don't miss this exciting opportunity to be the Director of Marketing for Yorkshire’s first and only five-star hotel: The Grand Hotel & Spa, York.
The Grand Hotel & Spa Sets Tourism Goal in Far East
29 September 2017
To coincide with the National Day of the People’s Republic of China on 01 October, The Grand Hotel & Spa, York has announced its commitment to becoming the ‘most China-friendly hotel in the north of England’.
Spa At The Grand: A Mindful Autumn
22 September 2017
Spa At The Grand is hosting a day of complimentary 'Mindful' workshops. Find out more, discover some of their Autumn packages and treatments of the month.
Christmas in York 2017
22 September 2017
Heading to York this Christmas? Here are a few ways you can celebrate Christmas in the magical city of York.
The Grand’s 111th Birthday
20 September 2017
It’s The Grand’s 111th Birthday and we’re inviting you to join us for a night of 1900s heritage design, luxury living and high quality hospitality service.
National Champagne Week At The Hudson's
19 September 2017
National Champagne Week is coming up and we're celebrating by giving you that irresistible complimentary glass of champagne when booking a table at the Hudson's between 2nd - 8th October.
How to Celebrate Christmas at The Grand
18 September 2017
This festive season we invite you to experience the warm hospitality of the Grand Hotel & Spa. Here are a few ways you can celebrate Christmas with us.
York Food Festival
08 September 2017
Take advantage of our special dining offers at The Grand during York Food Festival from 22 September - 1 October 2017.
Hudson's Restaurant Is Back In Action
16 August 2017
Hudson's is back in action on 22nd August 2017, but this time bigger and better. From parquet flooring and fine local pottery to produce from the region's finest farms and growers, get ready to experience culinary excellence at its finest.
The Grand Concierge: Finalist in Nationwide Awards
09 August 2017
Stewart Reid, Head Concierge at The Grand Hotel & Spa, York, has been announced as a nominee in the Golden Keys Concierge Awards 2017, a nationwide recognition scheme run by The Society of the Golden Keys.
Introducing The Grand's Director of Fun
13 July 2017
Yorkshire Hotel Brings Back Much-Loved Director of Fun
Now open: All-day dining at The Rise
01 June 2017
Thursday 1 June 2017, ‘The Rise’, the latest venture from The Grand Hotel & Spa, York, offering a vibrant all-day dining destination, has opened its doors this week.
What's on Summer
20 June 2017
Plan your Grand Summer adventure with many events happening in and around the City with most taking place a short stroll from The Grand Hotel & Spa.
Five-Star Success for Doncaster Deaf Trust Students
19 June 2017
Enterprising students from Communication Specialist College Doncaster, part of Doncaster Deaf Trust, have made 130 wooden cutlery holders to order for the five-star Grand Hotel and Spa, York.
The Grand Hotel Celebrates Success At The CHS Awards
17 May 2017
The Grand Hotel & Spa, York has taken the title of Best Boardroom / Small Meeting Room at the Conference Hospitality Awards hosted in Leeds. The Grand, Yorkshire’s only five-star hotel, was also highly commended in the Best Welcome Guest Experience category.
First look at York's latest dining destination
11 May 2017
Modern in design and rich in heritage, The Rise is York’s newest ‘small plate’ dining concept due to open next month.
What's On June
09 May 2017
This June, we have rounded up the top things to do throughout the month so you can make the most of your #CityAdventure.
08 May 2017
Say thank's the Grand way this Father's Day - Sunday 18th June. Browse our Grand guide of gifts for Dads, to take the hassle out of searching.
New GM checks in at The Grand Hotel & Spa
04 May 2017
Splendid Hospitality Group (SHG) has appointed Philip Bolson as General Manager for The Grand Hotel & Spa, York’s only 5-star hotel.
The Grand, York shortlisted twice at CHS awards 2017
03 May 2017
The Grand Hotel & Spa, York’s only 5-star hotel has been shortlisted for Best Boardroom – Small Meeting Room and Best Welcome Guest Experience at the CHS awards 2017.
Luke Sanderson Scoops Second At Chaine Des Rotisseurs UK Young Chef Of The Year 2017
20 April 2017
Luke Sanderson, Chef de Partie at The Grand Hotel & Spa, York, has claimed second place at the Chaîne des Rôtisseurs UK Young Chef of the Year 2017.
The Grand Hotel & Spa Hosts ‘Fashion City York’ Event
19 April 2017
Caroline Jones, a top UK charity fundraiser and blogger, partnered with The Grand Hotel & Spa to host an afternoon tea and charity fashion show during Fashion City York’s ‘Six Days of Style’.
The Grand comes out on top at Food Porn Awards 2017
10 April 2017
Hudson's, the three AA Rosette restaurant at The Grand Hotel & Spa, York, has claimed top spot in the Fine Dining category for Yorkshire at the Food Porn Awards 2017 - A celebration of great looking food from the North's best restaurants, boutique pubs, cafe bars and eateries.
05 April 2017
The Grand Hotel & Spa York is expanding its Food and Beverage team as part of it’s £15 million development project. The Grand is Yorkshires only five star hotel and there has never been a better time to join our team!
Win A Prize Worth £5K When You Visit Us At CHS
28 March 2017
Join us on the 4th April at the Conference & Hospitality Show and be in with the chance of winning a prize worth £5,000.
Chef Makes Final Three in International Young Chefs Competition
09 March 2017
Luke Sanderson, Chef De Partie at Hudson’s, the 3 AA rosette restaurant at The Grand Hotel & Spa, York, has made it to the final 3 in the Chaine Des Rotisseurs Young Chefs Competition 2017.
Brewing up a proper proposal
28 February 2017
If there’s one way to guarantee a ‘yes’, it’s to propose to your tea loving girlfriend using a box of personalised Yorkshire Tea. That’s exactly what Neal Seccombe, 33, from Newcastle did for his now fiancée, Jessica Starkey.
The Conference and Hospitality Show
18 February 2017
Join us at this at the Conference and Hospitality Show on 4th April 2017 at First Direct Arena, Leeds. Built as a 'Palace for Business', The Grand York Hotel and Spa is the only venue in York to cater for all your meeting and conference needs. Book an appointment to meet with us at the Conference and Hospitality Show today.
The Grand Hotel & Spa Supports Hob Moor School's Free Kids Breakfast
17 February 2017
The Grand Hotel & Spa, York is supporting the Federation of Hob Moor Oaks and Hob Moor Community Primary School in Acomb to offer every child a free breakfast in the mornings.
Here’s to a Grand ‘Ginuary’ - the perfect tonic for the post-Christmas blues
30 December 2016
This January, The Grand Hotel & Spa, York’s only-five star hotel, is set to present ‘Ginuary’ - a whole month’s worth of fabulous cocktails celebrating and exploring the huge choice of gins now available, with a different cocktail creation for every day of January.
The Grand Hotel & Spa, York ends year on a culinary climax
21 December 2016
The Grand Hotel & Spa York’s recently awarded three AA Rosette restaurant, Hudson’s, has reached the finals in the ‘Fine Dining’ category of the Food Porn Awards 2017.
Grand scones for Huntington panto and festive tea
16 December 2016
York’s only five star hotel, The Grand Hotel & Spa, donated 120 delicious scones with luxury jam for guests who attended Huntington School’s annual panto and festive tea this week.
Roman wall discovered at five-star hotel development site
05 December 2016
Archaeologists working alongside building contractors working on the multi-million pound development project at The Grand Hotel & Spa in York have discovered part of a Roman wall.
Splendid Success For Grand Doorman Wayne
25 September 2016
Wayne Brady, doorman at The Grand Hotel & Spa, has taken the high accolade of Splendid Family Member of the Year.
York Restaurant Awarded 3 AA Rosettes
27 September 2016
The Grand Hotel & Spa, York is celebrating the awarding of 3 AA Rosettes to its stylish restaurant, Hudson’s.
Hospitality Recruitment & Careers Fair -25th Sept 2016
21 September 2016
The Grand Hotel & Spa in York has joined forces with other leading hotels in the city to highlight the range of career opportunities in the hospitality industry.
Work begins on multi-million pound expansion
01 July 2016
Building has commenced at The Grand Hotel & Spa in York – Yorkshire’s only 5-star hotel – that will see the award-winning venue double its number of guest rooms and open a brand new 140-seater restaurant.
Chef Into Competition's Final Three
09 March 2016
Chef Sam Willis from the Grand Hotel & Spa has made it through to the final three of the highly renowned Chaîne des Rôtisseurs’ national Young Chefs Competition. Winner to be announced soon.
Kitchen Not-Impossible as TV star Sam joins the team at The Grand
20 November 2015
In an emotionally charged finale of Channel 4’s, Kitchen Impossible with Michel Roux Jr, it was revealed that 17 year old Sam from York has joined the kitchen team at the Grand Hotel & Spa, the realisation of a long-standing dream.
The Grand Hotel submits extensive £15 million redevelopment plans
19 April 2015
The Grand Hotel & Spa, York has submitted plans for an impressive £15 million, 2 year redevelopment that, if approved, will see the York venue double its number of guest rooms and allow it to compete at an international level.
York’s Five-Star Hotel Prepares For 5th Anniversary Celebrations
04 May 2015
Join the celebrations for the Grand Hotel & Spa's fifth anniversary on 7th May 2015. We opened our doors in May 2010 following the £25m refurbishment of the Grade II* listed former North Eastern Railway headquarters.