Pocklington 4 miles.
A superb detached log cabin on a peaceful holiday park, Florida Keys, near the picturesque market town of Pocklington and a short drive from York.
With the oak frame and ceiling providing character and modern furnishings throughout, this makes for a stylish holiday home for families looking for a well-earned break in this delightful area.
Set across one floor, the lodge offers two comfortable bedrooms with shared use of the family bathroom.
The kitchen is well equipped and provides all the facilities you need for preparing a family meal or a take-out lunch.
The lodge is complete with a spacious living area, featuring a dining area and a lounge area perfect for relaxing and watching a film together.
The room also features patio doors leading onto the decked patio, wonderful for alfresco meals or sitting out in the evening sun with a glass of wine.
Nearby Pocklington boasts a pretty high street with lots of quaint independent shops, traditional pubs and inviting eateries and on Tuesday's a street market comes into town.
Within ten miles of the lodge you will find the sights and sounds of York with its bustling, cobbled streets, city walls and unmissable Gothic cathedral, for a more relaxed journey into the city, park and ride facilities are nearby.
The Howardian Hills are not to be missed, sitting between the North York Moors National Park, The Yorkshire Wolds and the Vale of York, here you can roam scenic pastures before making your way to the iconic Castle Howard.
Other attractions include Wolds Way Lavender Farm, five acres of lavender enclosed in woodland where you can take the Wolds Way walk back to the tea room and shop, and Nunnington Hall, home to a fantastic collection of miniature rooms sure to appeal to the child in every visitor.
This delightful lodge makes an ideal base for exploring stunning Yorkshire countryside and the magnificent, historic city of York!
About the location
York 13 miles.
The pretty little market town of Pocklington nestles at the foot of the Yorkshire Wolds in the Vale of York. It is perhaps best known for Burnby Hall Gardens - 8 acres of gloriously beautiful gardens with two large lakes which are home to the National Collection of water lilies. There are several world famous attractions nearby - majestic Castle Howard, beautiful Sledmere House, and of course the historic city of York. The town boasts a leisure centre offering a wide range of sports, including swimming, a Civic Centre and the Pocklington Arts Centre, which shows various films and stages live shows throughout the year. Pocklington is also home to Madhyamaka Kadampa Meditation Centre, known worldwide for its meditation courses and retreats, plus the KP Golf Club is situated approx. 1 mile away and offers wedding and other event facilities, a stylish bar and a restaurant, as well as an 18 hole championship golf course. Just a few miles away is the village of Warter, which is where David Hockney produced his 'Bigger Trees Near Warter' painting. Nearby are various cycle ways including the North Sea Cycle Route and walkers will love either the long distance walks along the Wolds Way or one of the many more circular walks in the area for all abilities. For those who enjoy touring by car, Pocklington forms part of the Pocklington Round, a lovely scenic drive which takes in some of the area’s prettiest villages.