On the Map
On the Map: Twelve of the Most Unique Stays in Yorkshire
It would probably be quicker to list what pleasures you won’t find in Yorkshire, because this is an historic county that really has it all.
Filled with rich heritage, and a distinct culture that’s all its own, Yorkshire’s dramatic Roman and Viking past can be clearly viewed from its Norman castles and medieval abbeys. Meanwhile, you can shop ‘til you drop in the cities, including Leeds – the ‘Knightsbridge of the North’.
(Oh – and did we mention there’s a magnificent coastline and two National Parks to explore, too?)
Naturally, you’re going to need a place to stay that’s as marvellous as your surroundings. So we’ve rounded up some of the very best, right here.
Main Image: The Old Station Allerston
Enchanting natural woodland living with lashings of style in Ryedale on the edge of the undiscovered Yorkshire Wolds.
Bedrooms: 1 or 2 per unit
Sleeps: 4 or 6 per unit
£295 (2 nights midweek)
Book your tickets to this seriously innovative Amazing Space for woodland glamping just outside York, where sleek Japanese-inspired design and stylish purpose-built luxury mean the only class is first class!
Bedrooms: 18 sleep pods
Sleeps: Up to 18
£699 (1 night midweek Tue-Thur)
The Little Barn
Richmond, North Yorkshire
Relax in an enchanting stone cottage for two, blissfully secluded from the world's worries amongst miles of scenic Yorkshire countryside.
£95 / night
The Old Station Allerston
Pickering, North Yorkshire
Live the first-class life at The Old Station, where three stunning railway carriages await at the edge of the North Yorkshire Moors.
Bedrooms: 2-3 per carriage
Sleeps: up to 6 per carriage
£422 / week
Make your visit to historic York even more special with a stay in Lendal Tower - your own 5-star medieval fortification.
£1362 / week
Nora Batty's Holiday Cottage
Holmfirth, West Yorkshire
Relax and enjoy some Summer Wine time in the Holmfirth cottage of British comedy's most iconic (and loveable) battleaxe.
£300 / week
Waingates Farm Huts
Roecliffe, North Yorkshire
Each beautifully bespoke hut at Waingates Farm Huts offers the perfect chance to experience life's simple pleasures - without compromising on a single ounce of luxury.
Sleeps: 2 per hut
£115 / night
Hollym Park Glamping
Withernsea, East Riding of Yorkshire
A quirky range of accommodation, set on a family-run camping and glamping site in the heart of East Riding of Yorkshire countryside.
£75 / night (pod)
Mill Farm Shepherd's Hut
Skipsea, East Yorkshire
Glamping for two set amongst the East Yorkshire countryside.
£73 / night
Tholthorpe Control Tower
Tholthorpe, North Yorkshire
A lovingly homely and history-steeped conversion, complete with outstanding views of rural North Yorkshire.
£120 / night
The Private Hill
Acklam, North Yorkshire
Experience farm-fresh living and incredible views, from the comfort of a luxury geodesic dome in the North Yorkshire Wolds.
Bedrooms: Open plan
Sleeps: 2 (+2) per dome
£180 / night
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