Useful Information about our Homes


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All of our houses are located seven miles East of York, near the Pretty Village of Wilberfoss. We are situated within walking distance of a Thai restaurant. & also an Indian Restaurant (both of which offer Takeaway options) We are close to the Yorkshire Wolds & the East Coast. We are set in a rural location within walking distance of  a Yorkshire Wildlife Trust Area.  Also there is a direct bus route to the City of York.(Buses stop outside the properties every twenty minutes). The nearest pub is the Oddfellows at Wilberfoss (Quarter of a mile via direct bus route) or  The Half Moon which is a short journey (2 miles) to Newton upon Derwent (A nice walk on a sunny day!)

The properties will suit anyone who likes a mix of a countryside setting with close access to city amenities. York is a fifteen minute drive away, however our local Villages boast Stunning Walks, Fantastic Farms Shops & Cafe Bars, The Award winning Pocklington Arts Centre, Golf Clubs, Pocklington Canal, Gliding Club and  Attractions such as The Elvington Air Museum. In addition there is also Burnby Hall Gardens & Allerthorpe Watersport Park.

Thai Season by Pritsana  (located next door to the cottages)  

 Indian Restaurant & Takeaway (located next door to the cottages) 

Good Local Pubs


Half Moon, Newton Upon Derwent, YO41 4DB 01904 608883. Approx 2 miles from Holiday Houses

St Vincent Arms, Sutton Upon Derwent,  01904 608349 YO41 4BN 5 Mins Drive

Oddfellows Arms Main Street, Wilberfoss YO41 5NN 07159 380473 (1/4 mile – direct bus route)

Other local services     holiday cottage york races

York Races – Horse Racing, Music, Entertainment.

Local Art Centre – Five mins drive from holiday home

White Rose Polo Events – Group Lessons, Events, Hen Parties etc. 15 mins drive

Canal Boat Rides – Hire your own private charter canal boat, take a picnic or enjoy a Pub lunch.

Hot Tub Cottage YorkHot Tub Hire – If you would like a  Hot Tub we are happy to provide theses. These are subject to an additional charge of £250.  Hot Tubs must only be used until 10.00pm (Only available March to 1st Nov)
Please book via house booking system.

Theme Parks  – 30 mins drive from the houses

Maze & Activities, – Five minutes drive. Open Summer

Yorkshire Air Museum. . Five minutes drive

Local Swimming Pool and Gym. 5 mins drive

Allerthorpe Lakeland Park – Watersports Activity Centre – YO42 4RL 01759 301444 

Burnby Hall Gardens – Lakes, Childrens Playground, Walks, Museum etc YO42 2QF – 01759 307125

Wolds Gliding Club – Gliding & Flying Experience –  YO42 1NP – 5 mins drive

Allerthorpe Woods –Nature Reserve & Walks.

Millington Pastures & Wood . Great Walks, Scenery, Teashop and Pub   

Kilnwick Percy Hall – Meditation Centre & Historic House

the old coachhouse

Looking for Inspiration? Our booking and events team are available to help you organise every aspect of your weekend.