Local Attractions

Castle Howard

One of Britain's finest stately homes and gardens located in the Howardian Hills, an area of outstanding natural beautyy

Eden Camp

Take a trip inland to this original WWII prisoner of war camp museum just outside Malton.

Flamingo Land

This is a theme park which is only minutes away from the cottage. There is a wide range of rides to suit children and thrill seekers of all ages and there is also a fantastic zoo with a wide range of exotic animals.

North York Moors National Park

The North York Moors is a special place, forged by nature, shaped over generations – where peace and beauty rub shoulders with a rich history and a warm welcome

North York Moors Railway

Let off some steam and enjoy a ride on the North York Moors Railway

Scarborough Seaside Resort

Scarborough has lots of attractions for visitors aside from its fine beaches. Scarborough Castle dominates the coastal skyline, and backing onto the beach there are lots of options for eating out and traditional seaside entertainments, and the number of festivals in summer is growing.


Whitby England is famous for many things: it's a traditional seaside resort with Blue Flag beaches, and has some of the best fish and chips around. But there's so much more to visit in Whitby... With Blue Flag beaches and many attractions, including the world-famous steam train, North Yorkshire Moors Railway. Whitby is the perfect base for a family holiday. But it doesn’t end there. Whitby wallows in history

York (with many of its own attractions to offer)

Imagine a city with Roman roots and a Viking past, where ancient walls surround contemporary independent shops and vibrant eateries and there’s a festival for every month of the year. Not forgetting there’s thirty world-class museums you can explore, the best racecourse in the country and a thriving cultural scene as well.