- Social distancing and safety measures in place
- Follows government and industry guidelines for COVID-19
- Signed up to the AA COVID Confident Charter
This hotel will also be included in the safe to trade scheme we have applied to all other hotels. We are awaiting our FH inspection but have already registered with the EHO and have been communicating with them to arrange. I have and will be supporting the hotel also
Our Inspector's view
An imposing former office block now converted to a boutique hotel in the very heart of York overlooking the river and over the city to the Minster. Open plan reception, coffee shop and bars on the ground floor have a very modern direction and the signature Mal style. Bedrooms are similarly designed for contemporary living and do not scrimp on comfort and luxury details. Dining is within the well established Chez Mal Brasserie or on the top floor in Sora, a Japanese influenced cocktail skybar and tapas joint with lively DJs and live music.
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About the area
Discover North Yorkshire
North Yorkshire, with its two National Parks and two designated Areas of Outstanding Natural Beauty, is England’s largest county and one of the most rural. This is prime walking country, from the heather-clad heights of the North York Moors to the limestone country that is so typical of the Yorkshire Dales – a place of contrasts and discoveries, of history and legend.
The coastline offers its own treasures, from the fishing villages of Staithes and Robin Hood Bay to Scarborough, one time Regency spa and Victorian bathing resort. In the 1890s, the quaint but bustling town of Whitby provided inspiration for Bram Stoker, who set much of his novel, Dracula, in the town. Wizarding enthusiasts head to the village of Goathland, which is the setting for the Hogwarts Express stop at Hogsmeade station in the Harry Potter films.
York is a city of immense historical significance. It was capital of the British province under the Romans in AD 71, a Viking settlement in the 10th century, and in the Middle Ages its prosperity depended on the wool trade. Its city walls date from the 14th century and are among the finest in Europe. However, the gothic Minster, built between 1220 and 1470, is York’s crowning glory.
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