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Top Thirsk Family-Friendly Hotels

Newsham Grange Farm Bed and Breakfast
3 out of 5
Newsham, Nr Kirkby Wiske, Thirsk, England
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is £90 per night from 3 Dec to 4 Dec
5/5Exceptional! (53 reviews)
Fantastic place

"Mi husband, 2 girls and myself spent last night in the owl barn, absolutely amazing, we absolutely loved it. Room was so spacious, clean and had everything we need. Hot tub was amazing Sue made us feel very welcome. Had a great breakfast this morning before we left and this was very nice too. We ..."…"

Reviewed on 27 Aug 2020

Newsham Grange Farm Bed and Breakfast
Old Oak Tree
3 out of 5
South Kilvington, Thirsk, England
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is £75 per night from 6 Dec to 7 Dec
4.7/5Exceptional! (133 reviews)

"Couldn't fault anything at all. Very warm welcome, room was great and the food was fantastic."…"

Reviewed on 13 Oct 2020

Old Oak Tree
The Golden Fleece Hotel
3 out of 5
42 Market Place, Thirsk, England
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is £59 per night from 6 Dec to 7 Dec
4.5/5Wonderful! (211 reviews)

"A brilliant hotel, lovely decor, very friendly staff Would recommend, hoping to go back soon (hopefully when covid gets better) Good food, had breakfast and a evening meal"…"

Reviewed on 17 Oct 2020

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Where should we stay in Thirsk?

You may want to consider the welcoming destination of Thirsk if you've been thinking about a trip for the whole family. The zoo, horse riding and parks are just some of the things that make this an interesting destination for family trips. Arrange a flight into Durham (MME-Tees Valley), which is located 19.6 mi (31.6 km) from the city centre. Thirsk has 4 child-friendly hotels and other types of accommodation.

Families on holiday have positive things to say about these places to stay:

The Golden Fleece Hotel – Offers a restaurant, free parking and free breakfast. Guests like the overall comfort and clean rooms at this 3-star hotel.

The Whitestonecliffe Inn – Features a restaurant, free parking and free WiFi. This 2.5-star inn is popular with guests for its helpful staff.

Newsham Grange Farm Bed and Breakfast – Offers free parking and free WiFi. Guests like the comfy beds and breakfast options at this 3-star bed & breakfast.

When should we visit Thirsk?

You're likely hoping for good weather for your family trip. You can use these tips to decide when to pack up the children and head to Thirsk.

  • 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
  • Driest months: March, April, May and June, with an average rainfall of 1 inches
  • Rainiest months: August, September, October and November, with an average rainfall of 2 inches

What should we see and do in Thirsk?

While you are holidaying in Thirsk, you and the family may want to see some interesting spots such as Thirsk Museum and World of James Herriot. Make sure that you have plenty of time to take in activities in the area such as Fountains Abbey and Turkish Baths and Health Spa.

Thirsk is also well-known for the:
  • Horse riding
  • Countryside
  • Parks

Getting around Thirsk

If you want to explore the larger area, hop on a train at Thirsk Station. Thirsk may not have many public transport choices so consider a car rental to maximise your time.

Frequently asked questions

What's Thirsk like for family-friendly holidays?
The welcoming destination of Thirsk is a good choice if you’ve been thinking about a trip with your children. The horse riding, parks and coffee shops are just some of the things that make this an attractive spot for a family holiday. Take to the air and fly into Leeds (LBA-Leeds Bradford), which is located 28.5 mi (45.9 km) from the city centre.
What's the best accommodation option for a family holiday to Thirsk?
The Golden Fleece Hotel is a top 3-star hotel on Expedia for families, and features a restaurant and free parking. Other options for your stay with the children include Newsham Grange Farm Bed and Breakfast and Old Oak Tree.
What's the seasonal weather like in Thirsk?
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's there to see and do with your family in Thirsk?
North York Moors National Park and World of James Herriot are interesting attractions that you and your family may enjoy exploring while you are staying in Thirsk. Make sure that you have plenty of time to take in activities in the area such as Lightwater Valley Theme Park, Fountains Abbey and Harrogate Convention Centre.
What's the best way for us to get around Thirsk?
To see more of the larger area, take a train from Thirsk Station. Thirsk might not have many public transport options, so consider a car rental to maximise your time.

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