The hotel is located in Hovingham, a handsome Yorkshire village set in glorious, green countryside. If you’re planning to come by car, you’ve picked the touring base from heaven! Within a short drive, you’ve got historic York (20 miles), the castle towns of Helmsley (7 miles) and Pickering (19 miles), the market towns of Malton (8 miles) and Thirsk (18 miles) and the coastal joys of Whitby (39 miles) and Scarborough (31 miles).
We’re also right next to the North York Moors National Park and only 30 minutes drive to the Yorkshire Dales National Park. Historic attractions such as Castle Howard and Nunnington Hall are right on our doorstep and walking or cycling opportunities abound.
Being built in 1841 in a late Georgian style, specifically to welcome guest to the area, we’re often referred to as one of the prettiest hotels near York. We’re a traditional North Yorkshire Hotel with 20 bedrooms, but offer all the modern conveniences you’d expect.
In the hotel we offer two dining experiences; the elegant dining room offers an array of menu options along with a carefully chosen wine list. The Cricketers Bar (our dining bar area) offers a more informal North Yorkshire dining experience. The hotel also has various lounge areas for guest to relax in, take afternoon tea and read the paper.
There are no other hotels in Hovingham, but there is a shop and tearoom situated on the green. Check our our special offers for the best deals.
Anyone looking for a wedding venues near York or wedding venues in North Yorkshire would do well to give us a call. We offer very competitive rates and are happy to offer our expertise in terms of planning your wedding and making sure everything goes off smoothly