Our site is close to the market town of Pocklington and historic city of York and surrounded by local attractions including family days out, museums and gardens. We have a large variety of indoor and outdoor attractions nearby so plenty to do on a rainy day.
Allerthorpe Lakeland Park – set in 53 acres of grounds and lakes offering variety of water sports with onsite café.
York Maze – Largest maze in the UK, award winning day out with over 20 rides, attractions and shows. Open July – Sep.
Yorkshire Air Museum, Elvington - award winning air museum and allied air forces memorial.
Local cafe and butcher – within walking distance, café open Fri, Sat, Sun.
Melbourne Boat Trips –short canal boat trips on Sundays and bank hols, Apr – Oct.
Local good pubs offering food – Melbourne Arms, St Vincent Arms at Sutton on Derwent and The Plough Inn at Allerthorpe, all within six miles.
The Oaks golf club and Spa - offers golfers of all handicaps a beautiful place to play golf. The stunning Spa has many spa treatments, a pool and a gym.
Burnby Hall Gardens and Museum - spread over eight acres with onsite café.
Pocklington Arts Centre – art exhibition, cinema, and live shows.
KP Golf Club.
Variety of cafes, pubs, Italian, Indian and Chinese restaurants.
York Minster – York’s world-class cathedral with medieval stained glass and stone masterpieces.
Castle museum – come and see hundreds of years of York’s history in one place.
National Railways Museum – award winning and home to iconic locomotives, celebrates past, present and future of innovations on the railway, with free entry.
Jorvik Viking Centre.
Balloon Tree – multi award-winning farm shop and café, pick your own, deli, animals and children’s play area.
Breezy Knees – award winning gardens, a specialist perennial nursery and café open May – Sept.
Langlands Garden Centre – large garden centre and coffee shops with farm shop.
McArthurGlen Designer Outlet - indoor shopping centre home to 120 stores with restaurants and play areas.
Piglets Adventure Farm – family day out, exciting attractions, animals and indoor play barn.
William’s Den – new adventure attraction giving families the freedom to play, natural indoor and outdoor play.
Castle Howard – one of Britain’s finest stately homes includes house, gardens and play area.
Sledmere House - stately home with house, walled garden, play area and stables with horses.
Why not visit the coast and have a splash in the sea with Scarborough, Bridlington and Flamborough, all just over one hour’s drive away. The beautiful North York Moors National Park is also about a 60 minute drive away.