Within half an hour
The beautiful and historic spa town of Harrogate is 20 minutes drive away from Lodge Cottage, famous for its beautiful architecture, individual shops, charming gardens including RHS Harlow Carr and delightful Turkish Baths.
Don’t miss afternoon tea at famous Bettys Cafe Team Rooms!
Rich in ancient history, romantic ambience and fun activities, York is renowned for its exquisite architecture, tangle of quaint cobbled streets, iconic York Minster and wealth of visitor attractions. Delve into the city’s vibrant café culture, take time out to enjoy some of the country’s most talented street entertainers or simply watch the world go by while sipping a drink by the river.
Don’t miss Evensong at York Minster at 4pm each afternoon!
A beautiful market town that was founded over 1300 years ago, Ripon is a famous old Cathedral City where monasteries have stood since the 7th Century. The old city of Ripon is filled with shops, cafes, restaurants, and pubs, and also boasts many historical buildings and museums, including Ripon Cathedral, the Wakeman’s House, Studley Royal, Fountains Abbey and Ripon Spa Gardens where a Victorian bandstand is set.
Don’t miss world Heritage Site Fountains Abbey- breathtaking at any time of the year!