The Huntsman Guesthouse Pickering - Sight seeing, Walking, Golf
Quiet village location, 2 miles west of Pickering leading to Rosedale and the North York Moors National Park. Centrally situated for Scarborough and Whitby on the Coast and 20 minutes to the historical City of York.
Converted stonebuilt farmhouse with a wealth of old world charm, warm and relaxing Lounge and Fire. Licenced Bar & Dining Room offering excellent home cooked food, and in season home grown vegetables. Garden and South facing Patio, private parking.
4 Diamonds Tourist Board Rating, all rooms are en-suite with hospitallity tray.
Ground Floor Suite with walk in shower / wet room, disabled friendly and wheel chair access.
Ryedale - The Ideal Location for Relaxation
The rural district of Ryedale in the heart of North Yorkshire covers 600 square miles of dramatic scenery, with picturesque villages, wild purple moorlands, grassy dales, fertile valleys, soft rounded wolds and quaint market towns.
Using The Huntsman as your base you can drive within the hour to savour the delights of the old fishing port of Whitby, the fine sands of Bridlington, Filey and Scarborough, the high cliffs at Flamborough and the Old World fishing villages of Robin Hoods Bay and Staithes.
Historic Houses in the area include the magnificent Castle Howard (TV's Brideshead Revisited) Sledmere, Duncombe Park, Newburgh Priory and Nunnungton Hall.
Then there are the splendid ruined abbeys of Rievaulx, Old Byland or travel to the secluded valley where Kirkham Priory stands peacefully by the river Derwent, alternatively see the impressive fortifications at Helmsley Castle and the 12th Century Motte and Bailey Castle at Pickering.
You will need at least a day to visit the Historic City of York to see it's many attractions, shops, museums, theatres, the narrow streets - 'The Shambles' and it's majestic Minster.
There are many things to do, activities to suit and amuse all ages:-
You can be trasported back to war time Britain at Eden Camp Museum
Have a fun packed day at Flamingo Land Amusement Park and Zoo
There is Horse Riding, Hunting, Fishing and Golf
Don't miss the beautiful drive through Dalby Forest, stopping off to picnic by the lake. Take a nostalgic ride on Pickering's Steam Railway accross the moors to Goathland - Heartbeat's Aidensfield. Take the strain out of driving with a leisurely ride on the Moors Bus and be transported wherever you want to go.
SPECIAL OFFER 3 NIGHTS FOR 2 ..must eat in 2 of the nights
The Huntsman Guesthouse - Pickering - North Yorkshire