Yorkshire is famous for its ales, northern hospitality and wonderful pubs full of nooks, crannies and cosy fires. Why not make yourself at home for a holiday in one of our welcoming watering holes? The perfect base for exploring Yorkshire's picturesque towns and villages - put your feet up with a pint by the fire, or enjoy sweeping country views from the beer garden. And of course, take advantage of the very short journey from the bar to your room at the end of a night enjoyed sampling the local fayre!
What's better than a sumptious meal followed by a night's stay in quality accommodation? Well, Yorkshire has it's fair share of excellent choices when it comes to this. Here are some highlights including some that were shortlisted in the 2016 White Rose Awards:
The 2016 White Rose Award winner was the much loved, Michelin-starred, The Star Inn at Harome, situated in a picturesque village on the edge of the North Yorkshire Moors, outside the market the market town of Helmsley. Head Chef, Andrew Pern’s ‘modern yorkshire’ style of cooking places great emphasis on regional and seasonal ingredients and is firmly rooted in North Yorkshire. The nine room hotel, opposite the pub is quirky and individual, filled with rustic, stylish features, a great base for exploring the surrounding area.
Run by the Wood brothers, The Horseshoe Inn is set in the peace and tranquility of Levisham village, within the North York Moors National Park. A perfect place for lunch or dinner, and a perfect destination for that relaxing country break. The Inn is less than 2 miles from the A169 Pickering to Whitby road, and it's sister Inn The Fox and Rabbit. Just down the lane is Levisham station on the North Yorkshire Moors railway and on the doorstep are walks through stunning Newton Dale.
Ellerby Country Inn - Nestling in a quiet country setting eight miles from Whitby, The Ellerby Country Inn is ideally situated with the beautiful Runswick Bay and Staithes on our doorstep. With an excellent reputation for quality food and drink, the Ellerby is a lovely relaxing place to stay. All 10 ensuite bedrooms are all decorated and furnished to an excellent standard with an award winning cooked breakfast included as part of your stay.
Shibden Mill Inn - Shibden Mill Inn is set in the heart of West Yorkshire’s Shibden Valley. The Inn's reputation for warm hospitality, premier gastro dining and first class accommodation draws people to the Shibden Valley from far and wide. Choose to dine under the beamed ceiling of the bar from the A La Carte menu, or upstairs in the Grill Room, the Steakhouse at the Inn. The eleven individually styled bedrooms provide luxurious 5 Star accommodation.
The Charles Bathurst Inn - The 18th century Charles Bathurst Inn is located in the remote, beautiful Arkengarth dale, North Yorkshire. One of the only free houses left in the dale, the 19 ensuite bedroom, bar and restaurant prides itself on the high standard of customer service offered. The relaxing rooms are individually designed and decorated, a perfect place to lay your head.
The Fairfax Arms Gilling East - The The Fairfax Arms provides a wide range of rooms from classic doubles to the superior suite, ensuring you find a room to suit your needs, whether it be a simple stop off or a luxury weekend away. Along with the fantastic rooms and friendly personal service, focus is on producing top quality food to consistent high standards. The Fairfax Arms is the epitome of the traditional country inn, filled with character and atmosphere.
The Wensleydale Heifer - Whether you’re looking for a weekend getaway, a Yorkshire Dales holiday or an overnight stay, the Wensleydale Heifer is the perfect location for a relaxing break. However, giving pleasure through food is one of the most important parts of the Wensleydale Heifer, each dish on the weekly menu has been tried and tested using the finest, locally sourced produce. With a dedicated team, the Heifer brings quality and excitement to your stay.
The Angel Inn at Hetton - Deep in the Yorkshire Dales, find a place where whispers of magic and mystery dance upon a dappled landscape. This a country pub brimming with honest food, thoughtful vintages and a tickle of down-to-earth charm. Experience tasty well presented food using the freshest and finest seasonal produce from around the region and their stylish Barn Lodgings are luxuriously equipped and a haven of peace and comfort; each individually furnished under the careful supervision of owner Juliet Watkins