The Sidings Hotel is a conceptual hotel designed to celebrate the romantic heritage of classic 20th-century rail travel. Built exclusively from vintage Pullman-style railway carriages, the hotel retains a sharp focus on the fine quality fittings of a pre-1960 steam rail, boasting a stained wood decor, fine, polished metal-work and linen tablecloths.
Guest rooms are converted original Pullman carriages with en suite bathrooms and come fitted with hospitality trays, TVs and hairdryers.
The restaurant offers an extensive food and wine menu, while the spacious conservatory allows guests to sit and enjoy the panoramic views of the open Yorkshire countryside.
Groupon Guide to the City of York
Located in the north of England, renowned for its historical landmarks, the city of York is a great destination for those looking to immerse themselves in British history or simply enjoy a city break.
Founded by Romans in 71 AD, formerly known as Eboracum, York boasts rich history and has been a witness to a number of events crucial to the history of the British Isles. This historical continuity left its mark on the city as it houses a multitude of buildings from various periods, such as the medieval York Castle or the 15th-century York Art Gallery.
Historical landmarks form only a portion of what attracts tourists to this colourful city. Thanks to its vibrant urban culture and a variety of local festivals, the city has been listed as UNESCO Creative City of Media Arts.