Places to visit

Places to Visit

Wolds lavender farm

Wold Lavender Shop

Plant shop, lavender fields tea room and lots more Now taking bookings on line.

Open from 25th March till 30th Sept from 10am – 4pm  Tel: 01944 758641

Distance8.4 milesSatNavYO17 8HWDuration15 mins

Ryedale Folk Museum

Step back in time and explore 4000 years of history , see how people in the past lived worked & played. Open from 4th July buy a pass on line or on the day  01751 417367

Distance16.8 milesSatNavYO62 6AUDuration33 mins
north yorkshire waterpark wykeham

North Yorkshire Water Park

New for 2017, an exciting water-park full of inflatables! Great as a family day out – all equipment is supplied at the venue, with a complete safety briefing in preparation of a “total wipeout”.
As well as the inflatables,the water-park also has other water-based activities such as canoeing, kayaking and sailing.
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Distance5.7SatNavYO13 9QUDuration12 minutes


Approx 10 mins drive away to this traditional seaside town, with the busy South Bay, Harbour, new marina and Spa. Stephen Joseph theatre which regularly host Sir Alan Ayckbourne plays. The quieter North Bay and Sealife centre just 5minutes around Marine drive.

Distance10 milesSatNavYO11 1HYDuration23 minutes

Pickering Market Town

Gateway to the North Yorkshire Moors, with local shops & Pickering Steam railway.

Distance10 milesSatNavYO18Duration15 mins

Helmsley Market Town

Visiting Helmsley has something for every one ,whether walking, eating, shopping or cycling.

Distance21 milesSatNavYO62Duration30 mins

Jorvik Viking Centre

Jorvik is built on the very site where the excavations have taken place which enables you to experience life in the viking age of York. Pre book on line only, open from the 11th of July 20

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Distance33 milesSatNavYO1 9WTDuration58 mins


A 30 minute drive over the North Yorkshire Moors to this Famous seaside town. Narrow cobbled streets in the old town lead to the 199 steps upto Whitby Abbey , superb views of the coastline and the home of Bram Stokers Count Dracula novel. Take a drive back through Goathland the Setting for TV’s famous “Heartbeat” series. Stop off at Mr Scripps garage with vintage recovery vehicle parked outside.

Distance27 milesSatNavYO22 4JTDuration45 minutes

The Historic City of York

Here, just 35 miles away, you’ll find enough days out to last the whole holiday and more.  Here you can find the amazing Yorkshire Wheel – our version of the London Eye! Must see visits should include The Yorvik Centre, Castle Museum, Clifford’s Tower, The York Dungeon and any of the various Ghost Walks which which begin at around 6.30pm.

Distance35 milesSatNavYO1 7HHDuration50 minutes

Mc Arthur Glen Designer Outlet York

Shopping centre for discounts on international designer & high street fashion & home ware.

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Distance35 milesSatNavYO19 4TADuration52 mins

Playdale Farm Park, Scarborough

Visit with your children to playdale Farm , come rain or shine your children will have a great time both indoors & outdoors.

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Distance12 milesSatNavYO11 3ATDuration28 mins

Sealife Centre, Scarborough

Get the most out of the sealife centre by attending the talks & feeding times which are held through out the day. Now open  Please pre book on line

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Distance11 milesSatNavYO12 6PRDuration24 mins

Castle Howard

20 minutes drive to the magnificant house and gardens at Castle Howard . The 1000 acres of gardens are scattered with lakes, lawns, fountains and woodland areas – the highlights being the Temple of the Four Winds and the Mausoleum. The 18th century Walled Garden is filled with roses, delphiniums and an ornamental vegetable garden which is perfect for a relaxing stroll, or take a little more time and explore the woodlands with their beautiful seasonal displays of rhododendrons, magnolias and azaleas. After exploring these wonderful gardens why not put your feet up and treat yourself to a cream tea or cake in their Courtyard Cafe, Lakeside Kiosk or Fitzroy Rooms Restaurant. A perfect day out with something for everyone.

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Distance22 milesSatNavYO60 7DADuration20 minutes

Alpamare Water Park, Scarborough

Open 365 days a year. Mon-sat 10.00 -22.00 Sun 10.00 – 21.00

Gigantic wave pool ,warm outdoor garden pool, splash & play area or stunning infinitity pool plus 4 state of the art long water slides.

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Distance11 milesSatNavYO12 6PHDuration26 minutes

Eden Camp

WWII Prisoner of War Museum. 15mins drive away.

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Distance14 milesSatNavYO17 6RTDuration20 minutes

Flamingo Land

Wild animals and wilder rides.

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Distance13 milesSatNavYO17 6UXDuration24 minutes

Go Ape

Part of the Dalby Forest attractions. Mountain biking, walks and visitor centre 15mins drive away.

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Distance10 milesSatNavYO18 7NQDuration21 minutes

North Yorks Moor Steam Railway

10 minutes drive to Pickering and its famous steam railway – recreated and run by volunteers – has played it’s part in Heartbeat and Harry Potter. Trains run regularly from Pickering to Grosmont,(Whitby during the summer) stopping at Levisham, Newton Dale Halt and Goathland. Take a journey back in time through the Moors to Whitby and stop off at Grosmont or Goathland( Heartbeat-country).

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Distance10 milesSatNavYO18 7AJDuration10 minutes

National Railway Museum – York

Comes highly recommended and its Free!!!

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Distance35 milesSatNavYO26 4XJDuration56 minutes

York’s Chocolate Story

Discover the history of chocolate, find out what makes York chocolate so special and enjoy a range of delicious chocolate treats along the way at York’s Chocolate Story. Now taking bookings on line .

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Distance32 milesSatNavYO1 7LDDuration49 minutes

Golf Courses

Within 30mins. Ganton, Scarborough Northcliff & South Cliff, Filey, Whitby, Malton, KirkbyMoorside. Flamborough, Driffield. York(Strensall), Sandburn Hall and Snainton golf center (Floodlit driving range, 9 holes and Pro shop/ cafe.) Just up in the village.

Distance2 milesSatNavYO13 9PGDuration6 minutes

Get Ahead Hats

Just stroll next door to visit our showroom, with designer Millinery and a wide selection of Handbags, Shoes and Jewellery.

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EDS Bikes

EDSbikes is a specialist shop promoting steel, titanium, singlespeed, fixed gear & the massive fat bikes.

We also do guided rides to some of the best trails in Yorkshire.

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