Yorkshire is widely recognised for its beautiful landscape and historic landmarks.
Indeed, the many luxurious hotels and spas across God’s own county make for the perfect base to enjoy this wonderful region.
Everything from glamorous city breaks, to relaxing spa weekends and historic country houses – all of which includes the finest decor, cuisine and customer service the UK has to offer – can be enjoyed in every corner of Yorkshire.
To get a taste of what northern decadence looks like, here are some of the most luxurious Yorkshire getaways currently on offer.
Dakota Deluxe Hotel
The Dakota Deluxe Hotel is situated in the heart of Leeds and is recognised as the city’s newest luxury hotel.
The Dakota offers guests quality rooms, luxury suites, a restaurant and bar.
Its city-centre location meaning visitors have all that Leeds has to offer on their doorstep.
A double room will cost from about £158 a night.
The Grand Hotel & Spa
The five-star The Grand Hotel & Spa in York provides traditional English service and guests can enjoy afternoon tea, a range of bars and two restaurants on their spa break.
It also provides the UK’s first dedicated helicopter service from a hotel.
The VIP helicopter service is part of the hotel’s £15million investment, which will see the hotel almost double in size with the opening of 100 new guest rooms.
A classic double bedroom will set you back about £160.65 a night.
Based in Leeds city centre, Quebecs Hotel is an independently owned hotel providing guests with a hybrid of both classic and contemporary.
The Grade II-listed building is fitted with 44 room and a number of bars and dining rooms.
A night’s stay for two adults costs from about £199.
Crab Manor Hotel
The Crab Manor Hotel in the village of Asenby offers guests the experience of exotic luxury destinations from around the world.
Each of the available rooms are situated within Scandinavian pine cabins, tranquil thatched lodges and an 18th Century Georgian Manor.
Guests also have access to the award-winning accompanying restaurant, the Crab & Lobster.
It offers a wide menu including traditional English fare and fresh local seafood.
Double bedrooms are available from about £165 a night.
Hazlewood Castle Hotel And Spa
Hazlewood Castle Hotel And Spa is set in the stunning North Yorkshire landscape.
The hotel’s most impressive bedrooms can be found in the main castle with views over the gallops and surrounding cherry orchards.
Double rooms are available from about £130 a night – and the hotel might even include a spot of axe throwing for good measure.
The Principal York
The Principal hotel is located in the heart of York, with incredible views of the towering Minster.
The hotel has been refurbished to create 155 bedrooms, and contains a gym, swimming pool and sauna.
A night at The Principal is available from about £147.60.
Rudding Park Hotel And Spa
Rudding Park Hotel And Spa is located in the North Yorkshire town of Harrogate.
This privately owned hotel includes 90 bedrooms, a spa, two restaurants and two golf courses, all set within 300 acres of landscaped gardens and woodland.
A round on the 18-hole golf course is available from £20.
Dinner, bed and breakfast is available from about £276.
The picturesque Swinton Estate offers guests a traditional Yorkshire experience with 32 bedrooms, most of which feature views of the castle grounds.
Facilities include the country club and spa, as well as restaurants and the Swinton Cookery School.
A night’s stay in the castle is available from about £195, but if you want to go with a larger group, there’s also the High Swinton Cottage, which can sleep up to eight people.
Oulton Hall, situated just outside Leeds, is aimed at those seeking a countryside getaway.
The hall is surrounded by beautiful gardens, and features a 27-hole golf course, spa and health club.
A standard double room, including breakfast, is available from about £112.50.
Tickton Grange can be found on the edge of the Yorkshire Wolds and is ten miles from Hull.
The hotel features 21 bedrooms, the Hide restaurant and spaces for large and small-scale events, all of which is surrounded by picturesque gardens and meadows.
Bed and breakfast costs from about £135.