In the North York Moors

Explore the great outdoors from Coxwold Cottages inside the beautiful North York Moors national park near Helmsley.

We are happy to help you make the most of the great outdoors during your stay at our Holiday Cottage or Shepherd’s Hut in Coxwold inside the North York Moors national park and the adjacent Howardian Hills area of outstanding natural beauty.

We can assist by passing on our recommendations, or let you explore yourself!

Ducks and swans at Newburgh Priory, just 10 minutes walk away from Forge Cottage, Coxwold

We know lots of great walks near Coxwold and further afield in North Yorkshire – from an evening stroll down to see the ducks and swans at Newburgh Priory’s Fish Pond just 10 minutes away from the Holiday Cottage or Shepherd’s Hut in Coxwold to interesting rambles along footpaths or walks around nearby country estates or in the North York Moors national park. For more serious walkers there are strenuous hikes up Sutton Bank. Or simply enjoy the nearby market towns of Helmsley, Easingwold and Malton.

For something different, in our area there is the opportunity to try anything from hang-gliding from Sutton Bank to zip wires and Segways in Dalby Forest or a day out at Croft motor racing circuit or Harewood hillclimb. Let us know in advance and we can help point you in the right direction so you can the great outdoors from Coxwold in North Yorkshire.

Foodie Heaven at Coxwold Cottages

Foodie Heaven

As food lovers ourselves we are excited about sharing with our guests some of the great food experiences North Yorkshire has to offer… and North Yorkshire really does have a lot to offer! Enjoy the best North Yorkshire can offer – from gastro pubs and Michelin-starred restaurants to farmer’s markets and fish & chips!