Nearby towns

Despite its peaceful rural setting, The Wolds Retreat Bed and Breakfast is within reach of the historic city of York and East Riding of Yorkshire town of Beverley. It is also close to Hull and less than an hour’s drive from Leeds:

YorkYork – 45 minutes by car or bus

York was founded by the Romans in AD 71.
This great northern city is a dream for holidaymakers looking to explore English history and is home to many popular attractions from the magnificent York Minster to Cliffords Tower, the Jorvik Viking Centre and National Railway Museum.

You can go on river cruises, climb on the Minster roof, or enjoy a stroll along the city walls. Visit the Shambles for its unique independent retailers and cute leaning buildings.

This beautiful city is rich in activities suitable for all the family and is a must-see city for all visitors to Yorkshire and England.

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BeverleyBeverley – 30 minutes by car

The administrative headquarters of the East Riding of Yorkshire, Beverley is a delightful town with traditional market and historic minster.
Beverley boasts many independent shops and quirky coffee shops, races and places to eat.

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HullHull – 45 minutes by car or bus

Hull is the UK’s City of Culture 2017 and boasts lots of cultural things to see and do during your stay at The Wolds Retreat.

From museums and galleries to exploring Hull’s Old Town, there are lots of cultural activities to keep you occupied and you can also go to The Deep – a fantastic aquarium where you can meet sharks, turtles, penguins and more!

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LeedsLeeds – 1 hour by car

Third largest city in the UK, and a northern hub for business, culture and transport, Leeds is a thriving cosmopolitan city.

It boasts shopping, dining and family-friendly attractions, as well as opera, ballet, dance, and sporting attractions. More than enough to visit during your stay 🙂

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