Guy Fawkes Inn York History Comes Alive
The Guy Fawkes Inn York is the perfect place for the person who likes real ales, great food and outstanding service in a pub style location. The hotel was built in the same place that the notorious plotter was born and is just minutes from the York Minster. The night of November fifth, 1605 will always be remembered for what happened that night; it was the night that Guy Fawkes attempted to blow up the parliament building. The Guy Fawkes Inn was built just steps away from the Minster and the church in which he was baptised and is a true representation of the history of the area. The hotel is often filled to capacity as people flock to the birthplace of Fawkes and with only thirteen rooms, you must make your reservation well in advance.
There is limited parking at the hotel and guests of the hotel can enjoy reduce parking at one of the surrounding car parks. If you travelling to the area by car you should always check into the hotel, drop off your luggage in your room and then make your way to the car park. Due to the fact that rooms at his hotel are in high demand the Guy Fawkes Inn York has a number of strict policies when it comes to making reservation and cancelling your booking. Most hotels in the area will give you until four in the evening on the day of your reservation to cancel but the Guy Fawkes Inn requires people cancel seventy-two hours prior to the date of check in. If you do not do this you will be charged for the first nights accommodation even if you do not stay at the hotel.
While there may not be many rooms at this hotel, you will never find a larger hotel that can offer the same comfort and style than what is found at the Guy Fawkes Inn. Each room is different from another and are all beautifully decorated with antique furniture, luxurious beds and Italian bedding. Many of the rooms directly overlook the Minster, whereas other overlooks parts of the city. All of the rooms feature a variety of Aromatherapy Associates toiletries that are supplied to guests free of charge. There are a number of different rooms to choose from making your reservation. The smallest room is a double room but there are also family rooms and suites available as well.
Dining at the Guy Fawkes Inn York is an experience like no other you have ever had before. All of the tables are nestled in nooks and crannies and offers a cozy and relaxing atmosphere. You will always dine by candle light and the food is simple but delicious. This is one of the few hotels in the areas that prides itself on being unpretentious. The food is prepared using only fresh local produce and you can taste this with every bite. You will find a number of local dishes as well as many traditional English dishes. To find out more about the food served at the restaurant you can visit the hotels website to find a copy of both the breakfast and dinner menus.