The following page lists some of the attractions that can be found local to Rowan Cottage.  Click on each to reveal more details.

Sleights Village Attractions

Click here to seem more! Sleights, although a small village has some wonderful shops to explore, as well as churches and play areas.  There is a bus service just across the road from the cottage that will allow you to explore further afield, for information on this see our Attractions page.

Whitby Attractions

Click here to see a selection of Whitby attractions.  Whitby is just four miles from the cottage.  There is a bus stop nearby which will take you into Whitby by bus, or if driving there is a choice of the park and ride, or the town centre car parks.  These do get busy and are … Continue reading Whitby Attractions

Railway Attractions

The most famous local heritage railway is the North York Moors Steam Railway, but a good day out can be had travelling through the Esk Valley on the more modern train service.  See below.

Places Nearby

There are lots of wonderful places nearby to explore using Rowan Cottage as a base.  The following are just some of them, but we recommend you check the cottage folders when you arrive for more!

Sports and Other Activities

Flat Green Bowling Castleton – tel: 01287 660994Harome – tel: 01439 770026 Helmsley – tel: 01439 770761Kirkbymoorside – tel: 01751 431539Scarborough – tel: 01723 353992Thirsk – tel: 01845 522639 Whitby Golf Club Whitby Golf Club is situated on the western side of the town on the road to the pretty coastal village of Sandsend and has a commanding position on the … Continue reading Sports and Other Activities