Where the rivers Holme and Ribble meet, you will find the pretty town of Holmfirth which is well known to many in Britain, as it featured for many years in a long running sit-com called Last of the Summer Wine, making it a popular destination with visitors.
On arriving, it’s easy to see why it was chosen by television as an archetypal Yorkshire small town, as it retains the quaint charm of bygone years, amidst impressive scenery.
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Sitting in the heart of the breath-taking Holme Valley, this picture-postcard town is popular with walkers and wildlife lovers alike. Holmfirth is the renowned location of the TV classic Last of the Summer Wine.
Places to Stay
The following accommodation is in or close to Holmfirth in the Kirklees area, near Huddersfield. Also see our Holmfirth hotels pages.
The Old School House, Holmfirth, Peak District6 Saint Johns Court, Holmfirth, HD9 2AN, United Kingdom
The Old Butcher’s Shop, A Unique Retreat for Two69 Dunford Road, Holmfirth, HD9 2DU, United Kingdom
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Food & Drink in Holmfirth
Wondering where to eat or have a drink? There’s a range of options in and around Holmfirth. There’s a range of options in the area, from light bites in a cafe, through pubs and inns, up to sit-down restaurants; all options are literally on the table here.
Holmfirth on the map
Holmfith lies south of Huddersfield and due west of Penistone, in rural West Yorkshire.
Head into Huddersfield for culture, shopping & travel links.