There’s no better place than Yorkshire!

The fantastic Holderness coastline, rural walks in the Yorkshire Wolds, the North York Moors and Yorkshire Dales National Park, are all within easy reach. With our cottages a stone’s throw from the wonderful market town of Howden, with its lovely shops and delightful coffee havens you are well placed for enjoyable days out. Our holiday cottages are perfectly placed for those wishing to visit Hull 2017 UK City of Culture, with it’s splendid arts and cultural programme running from Jan to Dec.

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Pop down to discover the vibrant nightlife around Hull’s old docks, where you will find some of our favourite restaurants, or head into York or Leeds for fantastic shopping experiences.  If a day at the races is more your thing, the quaint town of Beverley is nearby with its racecourse and superb old buildings.

If nature and photography are your favourite pastimes then head down to the iconic Spurn Point or further afield to Bempton Cliffs where thousands of seabirds take up springtime residence.

Discover other exciting activities to enjoy, on our Bring Your: dogs, walking boots, bike, binoculars, horse, golf clubs.



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The David Hockney Trail from Bridlington to Stamford Bridge is worth exploring. David Hockney is considered one of the world’s greatest living artists. His mother and sister, who lived in Bridlington re-introduced Hockney to the East Yorkshire landscape that he had known as a child, resulting in well-known masterpieces such as, ‘Bigger Trees near Warter’.

With nearby Howden having a railway station, we’re perfectly positioned to explore further afield; London and Edinburgh are both within easy reach via train and the old towns of Harrogate and Lincoln can be visited too.

Whatever you do when you’re holidaying at Appletree Cottages, it’s the ideal location to make it your own.