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York Nightlife, United Kingdom

York is a walled city situated near the river Ous and Foss in Yorkshire. The city of York is famous for its high heritage, culture, history and nightlife.   Every year a number of tourists visit York to explore its beauty and heritage.

There are a number of points of interests and nightlife entertainment spots including Clifford's Tower, Yorkshire Museum, JORVIK Viking Centre, Merchant Adventurers' Hall, National Railway Museum, Theatre Royal, Joseph Rowntree Theatre, National Centre for Early Music, York City Rowing Club, St. Mary's Abbey and The Strolling Theatricals.  

Whatever is your mood, inclination and budget, you can find every type of entertainment venues in York.  Some of the most popular nightlife entertainment spots in York are listed below.

The Maltings

The Maltings is a Victorian-style pub, famous throughout the United Kingdom.  It had recently been refurbished. It is popular among families and Sunday crowds for its delicious foods and beverages. Live bands and musical performances are held throughout the week. It offers the warm and friendly atmosphere to the people of all types.

Ikon and Diva are two most popular nightclubs among youngsters. Both clubs offer different flavors of dance and music, theme nights, high-tech sound systems and modern décor that attract a big crowd from York and other neighboring areas.

 The Black Swan is one of the most elegant pubs in York. Live musical performances are hosted on every Thursday evening. Excellent menus of food and drinks complement your nightlife experience at the Black Swan.

King's Arm Public House is one of the historical pubs in York. It has a classical interior featured with wood and brick work. It dates back to the 16th century. The pub is open throughout the week from 11am-11:30pm.

York's Art Centre serves as a dancing club and attracts young crowd from York. The venue is open from Tuesday to Saturday.

Ziggy's is a wonderful dancing club that offers convivial, relaxed and comfortable atmosphere to every type of people. It offers the musical flavor of 70s and 80s.

York is also a home to world class hotels including Best Western, Hilton, Holiday Inn, Marriot, Mount Royale Hotel, Hotel du Vin York, Premier Inn York - City Centre, Guy Fawkes Hotel, The Queens Hotel, Marmadukes Hotel and The Churchill Hotel. These hotels offer full range of amenities and facilities to their guests.  

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    York is a beatuful, lovely place in the middle of Yorkshire. Most people are going there only to see the famous Yorkminster Abbey, which is really fantastic and you must see if you'll visit York, but that city could give much more satisfaction. For example there is the a nice rivertrip on the...
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