Spring Updates 2016

We love spring here at Goodramgate Apartments, and we’re having so much fun welcoming all of our guests, from families, hen parties, tourists from all around the world and even business travellers. Our new reception area has been well received by guests, and our newly refurbished Minster Suite has wowed everyone! (It has remote controlled colour changing lights!) It’s also hen party season and we’ve welcome many hen party groups to our apartments in the last couple of months. Wouldn’t you rather have a whole apartment/ town house for the same price as a hotel room? Who wouldn’t! We’ve enjoyed recent events in York such as the Jorvik Viking Festival and the York Chocolate Festival, and we’re looking forward to The Festival of Vintage and The Yorkshire Fringe! If you’re following us on Twitter, you’ll see that we’re running a competition for guests who book with us during April, check it out here.

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The Vikings are coming!

32nd Jorvik Viking Festival: 15th-21st February Here at Goodramgate Apartments, we are really excited about York’s 32nd Jorvik Viking Festival which is coming up starting on the 15th February-21st February 2016. For the whole experience you can see the Viking Invasion on Coppergate on the 13th February, where you can witness the Viking Warriors demonstrating a walk in invasion. Entry to all the daily events in this festival are free, and are located in the city centre in various locations depending on activity. ‘Recognised as the largest event of its kind in Europe, the annual JORVIK Viking Festival is a city-wide celebration of York’s rich Viking heritage. In 2016, York celebrates a week-long commemoration of the millennial anniversary of the crowning of Canute, the Viking warrior who rose up to be not just King of England, but leader of the North Sea Empire! With an exciting programme of events inspired by this Norse monarch on offer, including living history encampments, talks and of course dramatic combat performances there is something for everyone at JORVIK Viking Festival.’- Jorvik Viking Festival Website We currently have some availability left between 13th-21st February 2016, so if you are visiting York for this festival than […]

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