With West Yorkshire having so many attractions of every description, it's no wonder that this northern English county is so popular with holidaymakers. Whatever the weather, there's always a great choice of things to do here. Explore the cultural delights of a great city like Leeds, or head out to Bronte country in the west for a literary ramble. If you stay in a suitable Leeds hotel or guesthouse, or anywhere in the region of West Yorkshire, you'll be able to take advantage of the numerous walking trails through stunning countryside. This endlessly fascinating region also has some great industrial heritage, much of it beautifully preserved and reclaimed for future generations to enjoy.
The open green spaces and range of wildlife isn't just confined to the depths of the countryside, either. From your West Yorkshire hotel in Leeds you can visit some lovely parks such as Golden Acre Park, to explore an area of unspoilt natural beauty within easy reach of the city.
A Leeds Hotels Close to Golden Acre Park
Golden Acre Park consists of 174 acres of woodland with a lake and gardens. If you're driving, leave Leeds by the A660 and follow the signs for Skipton, and the turn-off for Golden Acre Park is just beyond Adel. The park is truly magnificent, an unspoilt sanctuary of mature woodland for all sorts of wildfowl and local species of mammals and insects. The whole area has been recently transformed and upgraded. Numerous new features have been added to make it an attractive and educational destination for families looking for a suitable place to visit from their nearby West Yorkshire hotels or guesthouses.
A Family Day Out at Golden Acre Park with West Yorkshire Hotels
There are several ecosystems represented in Golden Acre Park, including a new Mediterranean zone in the Display House. Demonstration Garden is the beating heart of Golden Acre Park, where visitors can pick up tips on horticultural issues and find inspirational gardening ideas to take back home with them. Golden Acre Park has all you need for a fun and informative family day out from your hotel in West Yorkshire.