- Castle Howard – home of the Howard family and Yorkshire’s finest historic house & estate.
- Dalby Forest – the great Yorkshire Forest.
- Eden Camp – Modern History Theme Museum housed within the grounds of an original World War Two prisoner of war camp.
- Fox and Rabbit Country Inn – traditional country pub next door to our cottages. They provide great service and high quality food and drink in comfortable surroundings.
- Helmsley Walled Garden – historically important walled garden conserving old, rare and endangered garden plants.
- Jorvik Viking Centre in York – journey through the reconstruction of Viking-Age streets as they would have looked 1000 years ago.