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Authentic Tudor grandeur in the heart of Yorkshire
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Frequently Asked Questions about Event venues

Do I need my own production or event insurance in York?
Yes. All renters are required to carry Comprehensive Liability and Property Damage insurance with liability coverage of no less than $1,000,000.
What protection plans are available for bookings in York on Giggster?
Giggster offers Damage Protection coverage that you can add to a booking at checkout. Learn more about Giggster's Damage Protection coverage.
What types of locations can I book in York?
You can choose from 42 types! Just search for locations in York at giggster.com, then click 'Filters' to look for something specific.
How many Event spaces are available in York?
Right now, there are 6 Event spaces available in York.
What payment methods does Giggster accept for York bookings?
You can pay for your booking with a credit card, or with ACH or wire transfer for bookings over $4k.
What is the cancellation policy for York guests on Giggster?
Refund options vary, based on when the booking is canceled. Learn more about Giggster's cancellation and refund policy.
What are the cleaning and safety policies for York locations on Giggster?
Now more than ever, your health and safety is our number one priority. We've outlined specific health and safety requirements for both hosts and guests. Learn more about Giggster's COVID-19 Health & Safety Measures.
What locations available near York?
You'll find up to 42 different types of locations in York. Just start a search at giggster.com and narrow things down with the 'Filter' option.
Is there an extra cost to add more attendees to my York booking?
Yes. Pricing tiers are based on group size. For example, if you booked a space for a group of 1-5 for $30/hr, the price per person is $6/hr. Each additional person would increase the rate by $6/hr.
How much are average location rentals in York?
Rental rates vary with the type and features of the location, but the average rate in York is $165 per hour.
Why should I choose Giggster over other platforms offering rentals in York?
Giggster's got your back — and we know our stuff. Our Customer Support team is knowledgeable and accessible, we offer white glove Concierge service to help you find the perfect location, and we're experts on the unique needs of production teams.
What is the price range for Event spaces in York, UK?
Booking prices vary with the property type, features, and rental length, but generally a 1-hour booking will be in the range of $80 to $250.
Which Event spaces are most popular in York, UK in 2023?
How do I book a York location on Giggster?
When you find the right venue, you can connect with the host to get additional info and work out the details. Once everything is all set, you can book and pay for the location in a couple of clicks. Learn more about booking locations.
How do I cancel a York reservation request?
You can contact our team to request a cancellation. Learn more about our cancellation policy.

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About York

Situated in the North of England, York is a city known primarily for its rich, fascinating history which spans almost 2,000 years. It's not only the impressive history that attracts visitors to York. The city is also a tourist hot spot for its incredible food-and-drink scene, magnificent architecture and proximity to several places of natural beauty.

So if you're searching for an event space in York and the surrounding areas, you will not be disappointed. The city offers an excellent selection of venues available to rent.

Event Venue Options in York

  • Furniture Hire
    Once you've found the ideal event venue, you may want to consider hiring some extra furniture to ensure your guests are as comfortable as possible. Hiring furniture lets you stock your venue with tables, chairs and other items that fit your chosen theme.
  • Catering
    Event guests will probably be looking forward to one thing above all: the food. That's why it's so integral to hire an experienced catering company with a reputation for nothing less than excellence. Thankfully, York is home to several highly rated catering businesses that can help make your event one to remember for years to come!
  • Gifting
    Depending on the nature of your event, you may consider giving gifts to your guests. For example, employers may give out branded items such as paperweights, stress balls, mugs, sweets, keyrings and other similar items at corporate events. If appropriate, you may want to consider hiring a company to create branded items for your event. Who doesn't love a freebie?

Event Vendors in York

  • Yorkshire Furniture Events
    Yorkshire Furniture Events offers a range of furniture that would work perfectly for your next event. The company offers various items, including sofas, tables, dance floors and chairs. So if these items are of interest to you, contact the company via the order request form. Whatever the occasion, Yorkshire Furniture Events can help you find the furniture you require.
  • Purple Chilli Events Catering Specialists
    If you want to provide guests with excellent food, Purple Chilli Events Catering can help! The company offers event catering and wedding catering services delivered by their dedicated and experienced staff. Meal ingredients are locally sourced where possible, and the food is prepared fresh on the premises. So if you're interested in hiring this catering company, we recommend you visit their Instagram account, where they showcase photos of some of their delectable dishes. Warning: you'll be left feeling very hungry!
  • UK Corporate Gifts
    If you're hosting a corporate event, why not shower your hard-working employees with company-branded gifts? UK Corporate Gifts creates a wide variety of items, including but not limited to clothing, diaries, mouse mats, mugs, umbrellas, keyrings, notepads, bags, awards and medals. Items can be ordered online and arrive between five days and two weeks after the order is accepted. To ensure they arrive in time, make sure to order items as early as possible!

Pros and Cons of Event Venues in York


  • Attractions
    If you're looking for a city where you can also explore a lot after your event, York is a great choice. The city is small compared to the likes of London or Manchester, but the attractions on offer are second to none. Popular attractions include JORVIK Viking Centre, York Castle Museum, The York Dungeon, York Minster and The National Railway Museum.
  • Bars and restaurants
    York has a growing independent food scene. The city is home to many independent food outlets offering delectable cuisine options, including Spanish tapas, Italian pizza, Middle Eastern shawarma and a host of stylish coffee shops. This means that you're spoilt for choice when looking for a caterer for your event that serves only the best food!
  • Transport network
    York is close to several other major cities, including Leeds and Sheffield. As a result, you can quickly get from one city to the other thanks to York's excellent transport network made up of regular trains and buses. If your event guests are coming from outside the city, then they will not have a problem with the city's accessibility.


  • High demand
    York is a popular place. So if you don't contact venues quickly to book your event, you may miss out! To avoid disappointment, try to book as early as possible.
  • Tourists
    York attracts many thousands of tourists each year. As brilliant as it is for local economies, the city can quickly feel crowded and loud. So if you're not comfortable with large crowds, it's probably best to avoid York city centre on the weekend.
  • Weather
    The North of England experiences notoriously bad weather compared to elsewhere in Europe. Upon your visit to York, it's best to expect that it will be overcast or rainy. Make sure to dress accordingly and to inform your guests about this so they can also prepare beforehand.

Famous Locations in York

  • York City Walls
    Located in the city centre, York City Walls once protected the settlement from invaders. At one time, it was one of the most extensive wall barriers in the country. So if you've got comfortable shoes on, why not take a stroll along the walls? It'll take you a good few hours if you're walking at a leisurely pace, but it's worth it to learn more about York and take in the beautiful views!
  • Breezy Knees Gardens
    Situated on the edge of the city, Breezy Knees Gardens consists of 20 acres of grand gardens filled with around 7,000 varieties of plants. There are several stunning gardens to explore depending on the month you're visiting, including the Shrub Garden, the Euphorbia River, the Rock and Shade Gardens, the Poppy Meadow and the Cottage Garden. Once you've explored the gardens, why not pop to their cafe for a drink and a bite to eat?

  • York Cold War Bunker
    If you're interested in the fascinating history of the Cold War, a visit to York's Cold War Bunker is a must. Located just outside the city centre, York's Cold War Bunker allows you to uncover the secret history of Britain's Cold War. The bunker was in active service from the 1960s to the 1990s, and was designed as a safe place to monitor fallout should the UK be attacked with a nuclear bomb. It's as fascinating as it sounds and is a fabulous day out that the entire family will enjoy!