We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

De Grey Rooms

Open Now: 10:00 - 20:00
Open today: 10:00 - 20:00
Review Highlights
only went for the art exhibition

the local York Art Society ( patron Dame Judi Dench apparently ! ) where putting on an exhibition... read more

Reviewed 22 July 2016
Gilliane M
Edinburgh, United Kingdom
Goth no more

We used to put on Goth nights in this fabulous old function rooms: perfect with it's creepy... read more

Reviewed 2 October 2012
York, United Kingdom
Read all 7 reviews
All photos (23)
Full view
Traveller Overview
  • Excellent28%
  • Very good44%
  • Average0%
  • Poor14%
  • Terrible14%
23 Oct 2016
“An excellent alternative for a wedding reception :-)”
22 Jul 2016
“only went for the art exhibition”
Home to the York Tourist Information Center, this building was built in 1841 and named after Walter de Grey, the famous mid 13th-century Archbishop of York.
Open Now
Hours Today: 10:00 - 20:00
See all hours
St. Leonards Place, York YO1 7HD, England
+44 1904 621756
Top Selling Tours & Activities in and around York
from US$53,30
More Info
from US$17,30
More Info
from US$15,30
More Info
from US$30,60
More Info
Reviews (7)
Filter reviews
7 results
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
See what travellers are saying:
Updating list...
Reviewed 23 October 2016

Our son and his wife :-) hired this location for their wedding reception. It has a very big hall which I guess can easily take 200 (may be more). It has a bar (which was a little pricey but not too bad). It is in...More

2  Thank Ross W
Reviewed 22 July 2016

the local York Art Society ( patron Dame Judi Dench apparently ! ) where putting on an exhibition upstairs so went along to have a look at that ( truth be told I did not have time to go to the Art Gallery opposite so...More

Thank Gilliane M
Reviewed 12 September 2015

A small cafe run by staff of the nearby theatre. The ambiance is quiet and calm compared to the busy city. We enjoyed a mid-morning break of coffee and cakes/quiche served by efficient staff who were very accommodating. If you need a break then try...More

Thank Michael E
Reviewed 18 April 2015

We came down last night for a relatives 50th and so looked forward to the night as we've passed The De Grey Rooms numerous times and always wondered what its like on the inside with its fantastic large windows. We arrived a little late and...More

Thank Robert_LRR
Reviewed 10 April 2015

We arrived 3 minutes late (due to being held up at a restaurant paying) and we were denied entry into the play (Adam's Apples)! Absolutely ridiculous and there was no effort to try and sneak our group in. The woman at the front desk was...More

Thank Ambericus
Reviewed 2 October 2012

We used to put on Goth nights in this fabulous old function rooms: perfect with it's creepy decadence, dusty chandeliers and cavernous ballroom. Loved it. The "Oak Room" downstairs also made an excellent venue for live music and club nights. Sadly the Council decided to...More

1  Thank WiseOldBob
Reviewed 26 July 2012 via mobile

this is a building size of a mansion house the outside nothing much too look at the inside contains the tourist information but the best part the upstairs where sometimes you can have blood taken.the big plaster decorative freeze around the ceiling and the big...More

Thank anistazia
View more reviews
Nearby HotelsSee all 46 hotels in York
Dean Court Hotel, BW Premier Collection
1 841 reviews
.11 km away
The Judges Lodging
1 228 reviews
.24 km away
Jorvik House
389 reviews
.29 km away
Grays Court Hotel
483 reviews
.29 km away
Nearby RestaurantsSee all 993 restaurants in York
Croque Monsieur
133 reviews
.01 km away
Zills Tapas Mezze & Lava Rock Grills
211 reviews
.10 km away
Cafe Concerto
1 176 reviews
.10 km away
Cafe No.8 Bistro
1 389 reviews
.07 km away
Nearby AttractionsSee all 425 attractions in York
Guy Fawkes Inn
40 reviews
.07 km away
York Theatre Royal
372 reviews
.09 km away
York Art Gallery
462 reviews
.04 km away
St. Wilfrid's Church
27 reviews
.12 km away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from De Grey Rooms staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Posting guidelines