Places to see, things to do

Nunnington Cottages is nestled within the rural heart of North Yorkshire in an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty.

Outdoor activities for people of all ages and interests are accessible right outside your door.


The North York Moors National Park, and the Howardian Hills area have so much to offer. Discover wildlife, historic buildings, archaeology, gardens, landscapes and picturesque villages. Before you arrive and during your holiday please ask us or the award winning Helmsley Tourist Information for help in finding the information that will ensure a happy, rewarding and interesting stay.


Take advantage of these great outdoor attractions:

  • Cycle Routes
  • Beautiful Gardens
  • North York Moors Railway
  • Country Houses & Museums
  • Stunning Walks
  • Castles, Abbeys & Churches
  • Theatre & Cinema  
  • The Coast
  • Shopping and much more

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Active Area Walking Map

Howardian Hills AONB Active Map









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The North York Moors - Howardian Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty

The North York Moors-Forest & Woods

North York Moors - Hidden Valleys

North York Moors Heratage Coast


Picture gallery: Outdoor activities

Ready for more cosmopolitan comforts? The historic city of York is just 25 miles away and offers you world-class dining, shopping and entertainment. For more detailed information, visit the local tourist office.


Some of the urban highlights include:

  • Historic town
  • Restaurants & bars
  • Theatres & cinema
  • Shopping centres
  • and more

Picture gallery: Nunnington highlights