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Principal York Afternoon Tea

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Afternoon tea The Principal York
Afternoon tea The Principal York

Afternoon Tea service at The Principal Hotel is currently on hold. You may be interested in 25% Off Afternoon Tea at The Grand Hotel in York

Why You’ll Love this Principal York Afternoon Tea Offer

Hop off the train and straight into the Grade II listed stunning Principal Hotel. Enjoy views across sweeping manicured lawns all the way to York Minster as you indulge in a delicious afternoon tea, served with a unique savoury starter course. Recent winners of Visit York’s ‘Tea Room of the Year’. “The airy Garden Room is the showpiece, all soft greys and elegance”, The Telegraph. Yorkshire Food Guide readers save an exclusive up to 28% on the regular cost, 7 days a week.

 What’s Included?

  • A delicious selection of sandwiches, cakes and scones, served with a unique savoury starter course – View Menu
  • Traditional Afternoon Tea £17.50. Usually, £23.50 – Save 26%
  • Champagne Afternoon Tea £22.00. Usually, £30.50  – Save 28%

The Principal also offers vegetarian, vegan and non-gluten containing afternoon teas. Please request at the time of booking. View sample Vegan Afternoon Tea Menu.

When can you go?

  • Valid 7 days a week, from November onwards 
  • To be used within 3 months following the date of purchase
  • Traditional and Champagne Afternoon Tea served 12 – 4 pm
  • Steps from York train station, car park available charged at £15 for 24 hours

The Principal Hotel, Station Road, York YO24 1AA

How to book 

  • Choose the afternoon tea option of your choice, add this to your cart and purchase to save 25% off the usual price.
  • Following purchase you’ll receive an email confirmation with a unique order number.
  • For same-day table bookings: Call The Principal York Hotel on 01904 653 681.
  • For future bookings: Book your table online or call 01904 653 681.
  • For bookings of 8 people or more: please chat to us live by clicking the green button on the bottom right-hand-side of your screen or email [email protected]
  • Simply show your purchase confirmation email on arrival to claim your pre-paid Principal York Afternoon Teas.


  • We can send this as a gift voucher directly via email to your giftee, with your personalised message.
  • Your giftee will receive their electronic voucher as an email with no prices or discounts shown.
  • Add the offer to your cart, then on the cart page, you’re able to enter the recipient’s name, email address, and a personalised message.

Why we love the Principal Hotel York for Afternoon Tea

As soon as you step into the luxurious hotel you instantly feel like a treat is in store, with friendly and attentive service to match. Their delicious savoury starter course, sandwiches, cakes and scones all change to match the seasons, headed up by their Head Chef and in-house Pastry Chef. All enjoyed in their beautiful Garden Room, which is flooded with natural light. What’s more, their tea is sourced from the Rare Tea Company, who supply the world’s best tea direct from farmers and their tea gardens.

Terms and Conditions

Cancellation: You have 14 days from the date of purchase to request a full refund if the voucher has not yet been used.

Other Terms: Menu subject to change. Reservations are required. Must be used in one visit. Cannot be combined with any other deals. No cash value or cash-back.

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Additional information


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