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The Vale of York
2.5 out of 5
Carlton Road, Thirsk, ENG
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3.5/5Good! (64 reviews)

"i have stayed at the vale of york several times this time i couldnt make it as had to have an operation i tried for 3 months to get in touch with them via emails that kept coming back phone calls which was not available so couldnt change my dates for the weekend"…"

Reviewed on 16 Sep 2019

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Cheap Hotels in Thirsk

Thirsk offers a variety of cheap accommodation options and things to do, making it a great getaway spot for budget travellers. You can find ways to save money while getting to know this destination, which is home to attractions like Thirsk Museum, World of James Herriot and Falconry UK.

When it comes to affordable places to stay in Thirsk, the area has some budget hotels to choose from. These options offer competitive rates and have earned good reviews from bargain-minded travellers:

The Vale of York - 3-star inn. You'll find free English breakfast, free WiFi and free parking at this property. Guests who stay here appreciate its helpful staff.

The Angel Country Inn & Restaurant - 3-star inn. It offers free WiFi, a restaurant and a bar.

Planning Your Trip to Thirsk

Still picking travel dates? Use these temperature and rainfall averages to get an idea of the best months to visit so you can plan around good weather.

  • Hottest months: July, August, June and September, with an average temperature of 20°F
  • Coldest months: January, December, February and March, with an average temperature of 1°F
  • Rainiest months: August, September, October and November, with an average rainfall of 2 inches
  • Driest months: March, April, May and June, with an average rainfall of 1 inches

Sightseeing In and Around Thirsk

Thirsk draws tourists with its bar scene and coffee shops, and offers plenty to see and do without spending a fortune. You can budget for the popular local attractions that are highest on your list, such as Fountains Abbey and Turkish Baths and Health Spa, and choose other low-cost activities to fill your itinerary. Explore and snap photos of landmarks like Shandy Hall and Byland Abbey, or get outdoors at Sutton Bank National Park Centre.

Thirsk is also notable for its:
  • Horse riding
  • Breweries
  • Countryside
  • Parks

Getting around Thirsk

The most convenient airport is 19.6 mi (31.6 km) away from the city centre in Durham (MME-Tees Valley). If that doesn't suit your budget, you can book a flight to Leeds (LBA-Leeds Bradford), located 28.5 mi (45.9 km) away. If you want to explore the larger area, hop on a train at Thirsk Station.

Frequently asked questions

What is Thirsk like for travellers on a budget?
Thirsk has cheap accommodation options and a range of things to see and do, making it a great getaway spot for budget travellers. In addition to its well-known attractions such as North York Moors National Park, this destination is home to Sutton Bank National Park Centre, which you can enjoy while spending very little.
What's the best budget-friendly accommodation in Thirsk?
Based on reviews, The Vale of York is a popular 2.5-star hotel for our travellers looking for an economical choice, and features free English breakfast and free WiFi.
How many cheap hotels will I find in Thirsk?
Expedia has 5 hotels in Thirsk that are ideal if you are watching your pennies.
When is the best time for a budget trip to Thirsk?
Weather will likely play an important role when you plan your trip to Thirsk, but bear in mind that cheaper options are usually available when the weather isn’t as good. The hottest months are usually July and August, with an average temperature of 15°C, while the coldest months are January and February, with an average of 5°C. Average annual precipitation for Thirsk is 556 inches.
What is there to see and do in Thirsk?
Thirsk draws tourists with its bar scene and coffee shops, and offers plenty to see and do without spending a fortune. You can budget for the top local attractions on your list, such as Lightwater Valley Theme Park and Fountains Abbey, and then make time for other wallet-friendly activities. Explore and snap photos of landmarks like Shandy Hall and Byland Abbey, or get outdoors at North York Moors National Park.
How can I get to Thirsk and get around on a budget?
Looking at these ways to get around Thirsk is a smart way to keep your trip affordable. The nearest airport is 28.5 mi (45.9 km) from the centre in Leeds (LBA-Leeds Bradford). If that doesn’t suit your budget, you can look into flights to Durham (MME-Teesside Intl.), which is 19.6 mi (31.6 km) away. To see more of the larger area, hop aboard a train at Thirsk Station.

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