The hotel is located in Hovingham, a handsome Yorkshire village set in glorious Howardian Hills Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty. 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.