The autumn is a great time to visit the spectacular haunting city of York and the surrounding North Yorkshire countryside . As the clocks go back the at the end of October the darker evenings are the perfect backdrop to reputedly the “most haunted city in England” According to sources such as the “Paranormal Database” and the Ghost Research Foundation International” York holds this interesting title. One suggests the city of York is actually the most haunted city anywhere in the world, reporting over 500 hauntings. So why is the city of York so haunted ? Could it be that the Romans built the city on an sacred ancient burial site or is it the eventful and historical past that has left so many stories and memories?
if you are looking to experience the ghostly hauntings in the city of York then why not join one of the “Ghost Walks” that take place in York including the
original ghost walk of York which takes place nightly from The King’s Arms Pub. There are reportedly haunted houses which include Treasurer’s House, Principal’s House, The King’s Manor, and St. William’s College in addition to haunted churches including York Minster and Holy Trinity Church on Goodramgate and the Church of the Holy Trinity. The Snickleway Inn and the Cock and Bottle are just two of the many pubs thought to be haunted in the city.of York.
If the ghostly goings on in the city of York are not to your taste, do not despair! Autumn is still a great time to visit the city and surrounding area . The scenery dressed in stunning autumnal colours is the perfect backdrop for walking cycling or exploring may of the number of National Trust properties in the area.
Set just a 20 minute drive from York City centre and in the midst of the North Yorkshire countryside the Burn Hall Hotel York is a great location for exploring the city of York and the surrounding area in the autumn. Whether a few nights stay , a Sunday lunch or an afternoon tea the Burn Hall Hotel offers excellent value with plenty of free parking. Visit our offers page for details of all our current offers including the Yorkshire Deal, 2 nights bed and breakfast and dinner for just £99* (* subject to availability terms and conditions apply). For further details or to check availability please enquire below or call our reservations team on 01347 825400.