Your Yorkshire Wedding - November/December 2023 (Issue 63)

PRINCIPAL YORK 01904 653 681 | Designed by award-winning architects and combining late-Victorian grandeur with contemporary comforts, Principal York is elegant and impressive in décor. From the awe-inspiring cast iron staircase and original Victorian floors, to the high-ceilinged banqueting rooms and 155 luxurious bedrooms, the hotel is packed with character and charm. Surrounded by three acres of landscaped gardens, it’s known as the Grande Dame of York, standing proudly just steps from the city’s bustling train station. Wed in the Oak Room, combining oak panels and decorative carvings with double-height sash windows. With sweeping views of the hotel gardens and York Minster, it’s licensed for ceremonies with up to 160 guests and wedding breakfasts up to 100. There’s also the Crown and Wedgewood Rooms (80 for a ceremony and 50 for a wedding breakfast), or the Events Centre (220 for a ceremony and 280 for a reception). You can also opt for the Ebor Room for a more intimate wedding. Located off the lobby on the ground floor, it overlooks the hotel’s gardens with views of the Minster in the distance. WINTER Warmers Yorkshire wedding venues that look sensational in the cold months 21 THEMED VENUES