Viking Style Accommodations

By: Robert

The city of York of North Yorkshire, England is known for its long and fabulous history. It existed for over 2,000 years now. The city is situated between the two rivers of Ouse and Foss. The city is famous for its rich culture which is shown in celebrations like the Jorvik Viking festival.

The Jorvik Viking Festival is held in York annually, every 4th till the 19th day of February. The festival aims to introduce and portray the city's ancient civilization to both local and foreign visitors alike. It focuses on displaying the Viking culture through archaeological artifacts, mock battles, ship races, and lectures. February is certainly a month of fun and excitement in York where you will get to see people wearing their Viking costumes and their friendly smiles.

If you are planning to attend this festival, you might want to check on the local hotels for you to stay in. York has a number of them. They all offer the best services and facilities at prices that are quite reasonable. Here is the list of the top 10 hotels of York. Feel free to take your pick and enjoy!

The Park Inn situated in the middle of the city offers a lovely view of the Ouse River. It boasts its own public garden where tourists could relax after a day at the festival. There's also the Royal York Hotel. It is only 30 meters away outside the city walls and is just near the local railway station.

The Novotel is a perfect place for people who are planning for a holiday visit. Their room has one of the loveliest views of the River Foss. We also have the Ramada Encore, it is situated at the center of the city, just a few meters away from York's finest restaurants and pubs. The Minster hotel is very hard to miss. It is perfect for those who will visit the city for the first time.

A mere 5 minute walk from the center of York will take you to Blue bridge hotel. Its quality facilities and friendly staff will surely make any one feel at home. The Blossoms hotel on the other hand always offers a welcoming atmosphere that everyone will surely love. Finally, you have the Quality and the Queens Hotel. They are the newest additions to the hotels in the City of York. Both offer excellent services and up to date amenities.

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