Allerton Holiday Park is situated between the North York Moors and the Yorkshire Dales providing a perfect base to discover the variety of historic towns and villages in the County.
The diversity between the Moors and the Dales means there is so much to see and do but we have picked out just some of our favourite places to visit – make Allerton Park your base to fall in love with them too.
Castles and Abbeys
Allerton Holiday Park is surrounded by areas of historical importance and many people love to visit the castles and abbeys in the area. On the doorstep of Allerton Holiday Park is Allerton Castle; a little further away is Fountains Abbey – Yorkshire’s finest Cistercian Abbey ruin, with over 10 historic buildings, spanning over 800 years of history. There’s also Knaresborough Castle, Ripley Castle and Bolton Abbey nearby.
The park is surrounded by some of the best landscapes in the world, although that might be see as being a little biased! Situated within a 20 minute drive of the Yorkshire Dales, and 30 minutes from the North York Moors; You’ll be spoilt for choice on places to go and things to see. The stunning rock formations at Brimham Rocks truly are a place to fall in love with.
Rest and Relaxation
Allerton Holiday Park is just 8 miles from the Spa Town of Harrogate – the perfect location for indulging in a Turkish Bath or Spa Treatment, followed by a visit to the infamous Bettys Tea Room – the place where the Bettys story began over 100 years ago.
There are plenty of family activities to choose from – but if you are looking for something a little special then the Forbidden Corner will delight children (and adults) of all ages; for something more exhilarating then Lightwater Valley is approx 30minutes drive from Allerton Holiday Park.