25 November 2011
Cedar Court Grand Hotel becomes 5 Star
Cedar Court Grand Hotel & Spa becomes York’s
first 5 star hotelCedar Court Grand Hotel & Spa has become York’s first 5 star hotel and the only AA 5 star rated hotel in Yorkshire.In addition, The Grill Room at The Grand restaurant has been awarded two prestigious AA Rosettes for the outstanding quality of its culinary offering.There are just 90 other AA 5 star hotels in the UK and, excluding The Grand, only 23 outside London.In awarding the 5 stars, a spokesperson for the AA commented:“The Grand has achieved one of the highest accolades awarded by the AA. 5 black stars are a symbol of excellence achieved through dedication, high levels of investment and a passion to be the best. We are delighted that York has its first 5 star hotel.”The £25m Cedar Court Grand Hotel & Spa opened in May 2010 following the extensive refurbishment of the former North Eastern Railway headquarters – one of York’s most iconic Edwardian buildings.