An egg-citing chocoholics guide to Easter in York

In the UK, York truly is the home of chocolate and is the perfect place to spend an Easter city break.

Check out these cracking events taking place around our hotel in York this Easter, sure to delight any chocoholic:


Egg-splore the York Chocolate Trail

This mouth-watering self-guided tour will definitely put a spring in your step and it starts only a short walk away from our boutique hotel in York. The trail will take you to various shops, buildings and York hotels that all play a significant part in York’s chocolate history, including the original Terry’s Chocolate Shop & Tea Room. You’ll also have plenty of opportunities to taste delicious chocolate treats along the way.

To download your free walking map, hop to http://www.visityork.org/chocolate/

Terrys Chocolate

Tuck into York’s Chocolate Story

At York’s Chocolate Story, you can discover the stories behind the greatest names in chocolate and unwrap the secrets of chocolate making. New this year, celebrating 250 years of the iconic confectioner – Terry’s, you can visit a special exhibition showcasing a selection of the most interesting products through the years. Enjoy an egg-cellent fully guided tour and delight in three floors of interactive exploration about the city where chocolate made history. Make a weekend of York’s, rich chocolate heritage and treat yourself to a stay in our boutique hotel in York.

For more info visit https://www.yorkschocolatestory.com/

Easter Hunt

Indulge in a Chocolate Master Class

For a real treat, bounce on over to York Cocoa House and take a chocolate making masterclass, only a short walk from our hotel in York. They have regular classes and workshops on offer, where you can learn different chocolate decorating tips and tricks, and how to make everything from praline to caramel. Plus the chance to taste plenty too!

Visit http://www.yorkcocoahouse.co.uk/pages/chocolate-making-workshops to book.

Chocolate Masterclass

Hotel Indigo York is a 101-room boutique hotel in York, ideally located in the foodie district of Walmgate, near to many of York’s top attractions. For more information call 01904 231 334 or email info@inyoryk.co.uk


Food & Drink in York

Sip on local gin, craft ales, familiar favourites, and creative cocktails at No.88 Walmgate. Pair with one of our delicious Rustic Pizzas.

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We proudly stand in the historic neighbourhood of Walmgate, just a short walk from all the city has to offer.

At one point Walmgate had 20 pubs on the street, today it is a cool mix of independent restaurants, bars and shops and continues to Fossgate – which boasts even more independent shops, delis, bars and restaurants. Walmgate Bar proudly stands at the end of the road. It is the only existing bar in York with a Barbican and forms part of the York City Walls walk.

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York Hotel's Chocolate Story

Discover the history of chocolate, how to make it and how to taste it like an expert at the York’s Chocolate Story.

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Hotel Indigo York's Latest Special Offers

Chocolate Package

Sweet dreams are made of this! Enjoy an indulgent stay in York and explore the city’s confectionary history. Snack on a complimentary box of chocolates, and wake up to a full English breakfast.

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