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Accessible places, North York Moors & coast
– March 2017

Please mention Thirsk Tourist Information when you make contact

Information on Accessible travel

Accessible places to go

Ampleforth Abbey Ampleforth Abbey and College, Ampleforth, York YO62 4EN. Tel 01439 766000 Email reception@_;ampleforth.org.uk
Website http://www.visitors.ampleforth.org.uk

Accessibility notes Fully accessible
Beck Isle Museum Bridge St, Pickering YO18 8DU. Tel 01751 473653 Email info@_;beckislemuseum.org.uk
Website http://www.beckislemuseum.org.uk

Accessibility notes Partly, not 1st floor. Disabled toilet.
Burton Agnes Hall Driffield YO25 4NB. Tel 01262 490324 Email office@_;burtonagnes.com
Website http://www.burtonagnes.com

Accessibility notes The gardens, grounds and the ground floor of the house all wheelchair accessible. No wheelchair access to the first and second floor, however a reduced rate is offered and these areas can be viewed in an album on the ground floor..Accessible toilet.
Captain Cook Museum Whitby Grape Lane, Whitby YO22 4BA. Tel 01947 601900 Email cookmuseum@_;tiscali.co.uk
Website http://www.cookmuseumwhitby.co.uk

Accessibility notes Wheelchair users now have access to the ground floor and to the first floor via a specially installed lift. A DVD of the upper floor and the attic is available to view. Accessible toilet
Captain Cook Schoolroom Museum 101 High Street, Great Ayton, Middlesbrough TS9 6NB. Tel 01642 724296 Email contact@_;captaincookschoolroommuseum.co.uk
Website http://www.captaincookschoolroommuseum.co.uk

Accessibility notes Fully accessible; lift to 1st floor.
Castle Howard Castle Howard, York YO60 7DA. Tel 01653 648333 Email house@_;castlehoward.co.uk
Website http://www.castlehoward.co.uk

Accessibility notes Designated parking, onsite land-transport with disabled access. Wheelchair loans. Carers free of charge. Lift for manual wheelchairs to all public rooms (a few exceptions). Garden paths and entrances ramped for easy access.
Cleveland Ironstone Mining Mus Deepdale, Skinningrove, Saltburn TS13 4AP. Tel 01287 642877 Email visits@_;ironstonemuseum.co.uk
Website http://ironstonemuseum.co.uk

Accessibility notes Wheelchair access to the tour
Dalby The Great Yorkshire Forest The Visitor Centre, Low Dalby, Dalby Forest, Pickering YO18 7LT. Tel 01751 460295 Email yorkshirefd@_;forestry.gsi.gov.uk
Website http://www.forestry.gov.uk/dalbyforest

Accessibility notes Easy access. 2 x mobility scooters available free of charge from the Visitor Centre. Easy access trials suitable for wheelchairs and pushchairs.
Eden Camp Modern History Museum Malton YO17 6RT. Tel 01653 697777 Email admin@_;edencamp.co.uk
Website http://www.edencamp.co.uk

Accessibility notes Fully accessible in all areas. Manual wheelchairs, braille sheets and audio guides can be borrowed free of charge.
Flamingo Land Resort The Rectory, Kirby Misperton, Malton YO17 6UX. Tel 0871 9118000 Email info@_;flamingoland.co.uk
Website http://www.flamingoland.co.uk

Accessibility notes Access to rides via the exits, accessible toilets. Download the accessibility guide specific details for
Helmsley Arts Centre The Old Meeting House, Helmsley YO62 5DW. Tel 01439 771700 Email pr@_;helmsleyarts.co.uk
Website http://www.helmsleyarts.co.uk

Accessibility notes parking, access & toilet
Helmsley Walled Garden Cleveland Way, Helmsley, York YO62 5AH. Tel 01439 771427 Email info@_;helmsleywalledgarden.org.uk
Website http://www.helmsleywalledgarden.org.uk

Accessibility notes Full wheelchair access along gravelled paths, disabled visitor parking at entrance, disabled toilet.
Hovingham Hall The Estate Office, Hovingham, York YO62 4LX. Tel 01653 628771 Email office@_;hovingham.co.uk
Website http://www.hovingham.co.uk

Accessibility notes Partial access to ground floor, no mobility scooters
Kirkham Priory Whitwell on the Hill, Malton YO60 7JS. Tel 01653 618768   07971439906
Website http://www.english-heritage.org.uk/daysout/properties/kirkham-priory

Accessibility notes Reasonably level
North Bay Railway Burniston Road, Scarborough YO12 6PF. Tel 01723 368791   07789 756977 Email info@_;nbr.org.uk
Website http://www.nbr.org.uk

Accessibility notes 100% wheelchair friendly
North Yorks Moors Railway 12 Park Street, Pickering YO18 7AJ. Tel 01751 472508 Email info@_;nymr.co.uk
Website http://www.nymr.co.uk

Accessibility notes Accessible toilets at Pickering, Goathland and Grosmont. Wheelchair access to train via ramp and all platforms accessible. Call ahead for assistance.
Rievaulx Abbey Rievaulx, Helmsley, York YO62 5LB. Tel 01439 798228
Website http://www.english-heritage.org.uk/daysout/properties/rievaulx-abbey

Accessibility notes Partly accessible
Rievaulx Terrace Rievaulx, Helmsley, York YO62 5LJ. Tel 01439 798340   01439 748283 Email nunningtonhall@_;nationaltrust.org.uk
Website http://www.nationaltrust.org.uk/rievaulx-terrace
RSPB Bempton Cliffs Cliff Lane, Bempton, Bridlington YO15 1JF. Tel 01262 422206   01262 422212 Email bempton.cliffs@_;rspb.org.uk
Website http://www.rspb.org.uk/bemptoncliffs

Accessibility notes Wheelchair friendly path to 2 main viewpoints with special views for disable. Adapted toilet in the visitor centre
Ryedale Folk Museum Hutton-le-Hole, York YO62 6UA. Tel 01751 417367 Email info@_;ryedalefolkmuseum.co.uk
Website http://www.ryedalefolkmuseum.co.uk

Accessibility notes Benches located regularly around the site. Free mobility scooters - pre-booking advised.
Ryedale Society of Model Engineers The Old School House, Pottergate, Gilling East, York YO62 4JJ.
Website http://www.rsme.org.uk

Accessibility notes Field car park
Scampston Walled Garden Estate Office, Scampston Hall, Scampston, Malton YO17 8NG. Tel 01944 759111 Email info@_;scampston.co.uk
Website http://www.scampston.co.uk

Accessibility notes Walled Garden and Restaurant fully accessible. Mobility scooter for loan, pre-booking advised on 01944 759111.
Scarborough Castle Castle Road, Scarborough YO11 1HY. Tel 01723 372451 Email scarborough@_;english-heritage.org.uk
Website http://www.english-heritage.org.uk/daysout/properties/scarborough-castle

Accessibility notes Adapted toilets.The castle and grounds are mostly accessible.
Scarborough Sea Life & Sanctuary Scalby Mills, Scarborough YO12 6RP. Tel 01723 373414 Email slcscarborough@_;merlinentertainments.biz
Website http://www.sealife.co.uk/scarborough
Sledmere House & Gardens Driffield YO25 3XG. Tel 01377 236637 Email info@_;sledmerehouse.com
Website http://www.sledmerehouse.com

Accessibility notes Access to all parts of the house is sometimes restricted for the disabled. Contact in advance for further information.
Stephen Joseph Theatre Westborough, Scarborough YO11 1JW. Tel 01723 370540   01723 370541 Email enquiries@_;sjt.uk.com
Website http://www.sjt.uk.com

Accessibility notes The SJT is fully accessible, with level access to the Box Office and disabled toilets, a wheelchair lift to the shop and passenger lift to the Round and McCarthy auditoria
The Moors National Park Centre Lodge Lane, Danby, Whitby YO21 2NB. Tel 01439 772737 Email moorscentre@_;northyorkmoors.org.uk
Website http://www.northyorkmoors.org.uk

Accessibility notes Mobility scooter and manual wheelchair available.
Whitby Abbey Abbey Lane, Whitby YO22 4JT. Tel 01947 603568
Website http://www.english-heritage.org.uk/visit/places/whitby-abbey
Whitby Museum Pannett Park, Whitby YO21 1RE. Tel 01947 602908 Email keeper@_;whitbymuseum.org.uk
Website http://www.whitbymuseum.org.uk

Accessibility notes Fully accessible , wheelchair entry via rear door, accessible toilets
Whitby Walks 22 Rosemount Road, Half acre, Whitby YO21 1LB. Tel 07845 426 028 / 01947 821734 Email harry@_;whitbywalks.com
Website http://www.whitbywalks.co.uk

Accessibility notes Wheelchair accessible
Winkies Castle Museum 162 High Street, Marske-by-the Sea, Redcar TS11 7NB. Tel 01642 775086   01642 472583 Email post@_;winkiescastle.co.uk
Website http://www.winkiescastle.co.uk

Accessibility notes Ground floor only.
Wolds Way Lavender Sandy Lane, Wintringham, Malton YO17 8HW. Tel 01944 758641 Email admin@_;woldswaylavender.co.uk
Website http://www.woldswaylavender.co.uk

Accessibility notes Good disabled access
Yorkshire Lavender Terrington, York YO60 6PB. Tel 01653 648008 Email lavenderworld@_;btconnect.com
Website http://www.yorkshirelavender.com

Accessibility notes gardens accessible via gravel paths

Accessible accommodation

Abbot's House Farm Goathland, Whitby YO22 5NH. Tel 01947 896270
Website http://abbotshouse.org.uk/camping.html

Accessibility notes partial
Bank Top Farm Cropton, Pickering YO18 8HH. Tel 01751 417509 Email mike@_;banktopfarm.com
Website http://www.banktopfarm.com
Broadfields Cottage Broadfields, Chop Gate, Stokesley, N. Yorks. TS9 7JB. Tel 01642 778384 Email info@_;broadfieldscottage.co.uk
Website http://www.broadfieldscottage.co.uk
Carr House Farm West End, Ampleforth, York YO62 4ED. Tel 01347 868526   07977 113197 Email anna@_;carrhousefarm.co.uk
Website http://www.carrhousefarm.co.uk

Accessibility notes Room on ground floor.
Cropton Cabins Cropton, Pickering YO18 5ES. Tel 0845 130 8223 / 01751 417591 Email cropton.site@_;forestholidays.co.uk
Website http://www.forestholidays.co.uk/locations/north-of-england/cropton-holidays

Accessibility notes Big disabled cabin. Tarmaced roads
Crown Inn Hutton le Hole, York YO62 6UA. Tel 01751 417343 Email office@_;crownhuttonlehole.com
Website http://www.crownhuttonlehole.com
Foxhill Park Caravan, camping Claxton, York YO60 7RX. Tel 01904 468355   07803 779226 Email enquiries@_;foxhillpark.com
Website http://www.foxhillpark.com
Foxholme Caravan & Camping Pk Gale Lane, Nawton, York YO62 7SD. Tel 01439 771904   01439 772336
Website http://www.ukparks.co.uk/foxholme
Golden Square Caravan Park Oswaldkirk, Helmsley, York YO62 5YQ. Tel 01439 788269 Email reception@_;goldensquarecaravanpark.com
Website http://www.goldensquarecaravanpark.com
Holiday Cottages Valley View Farm, Old Byland, Helmsley, York YO62 5LG. Tel 01237 459888 Email info@_;holidaycottages.co.uk
Website http://www.holidaycottages.co.uk

Accessibility notes partially
Ingleby Manor Ingleby Greenhow, Great Ayton TS9 6RB. Tel 01642 722170 Email christine@_;inglebymanor.co.uk
Website http://www.inglebymanor.co.uk

Accessibility notes 1 apartment with wet room suitable for accompanied wheelchair user
Jasmine Park Cross Lane, Snainton, Scarborough YO13 9BE. Tel 01723 859240 Email enquiries@_;jasminepark.co.uk
Website http://www.jasminepark.co.uk/

Accessibility notes Disabled bathroom
Middlewood Farm Holiday Park Middlewood Lane, Fylingthorpe, Robin Hoods Bay, Whitby YO22 4UF. Tel 01947 880414 Email info@_;middlewoodfarm.com
Website http://www.middlewoodfarm.com

Accessibility notes except holiday homes
Overbrook Caravan Park Maltongate, Thornton le Dale, Pickering YO18 7SE. Tel 01751 474417 Email enquiry@_;overbrookcaravanpark.co.uk
Website http://www.overbrookcaravanpark.co.uk

Accessibility notes We can accommodate walking disabled
Pexton Moor Farm Dalby Forest Campsite, Low Dalby, Thornton le Dale, Pickering YO18 7LU. Tel 01751 460294 Email wendynewham@_;btinternet.com
Website http://www.dalby-forest.co.uk

Accessibility notes disabled washroom
Prospect Farm Campsite Prospect Place, Thornton le Dale, Pickering YO18 7LQ. Tel 01751 798613   07720 314349 Email prospectfarmcamping@_;gmail.com
Website http://prospectfarmcamping.co.uk

Accessibility notes There is a toilet & shower for the disabled
Robin Hood Caravan Park Slingsby, York YO62 4AP. Tel 01653 628391 Email info@_;robinhoodcaravanpark.co.uk
Website http://www.robinhoodcaravanpark.co.uk/

Accessibility notes Certain areas accessible - see access statement on website
Rosedale Caravan Park Rosedale Abbey, Pickering YO18 8SA. Tel 01723 584311   01723 584311 Email info@_;flowerofmay.com
Website http://www.flowerofmay.com/yorkshire-holiday-parks/rosedale-abbey-holiday-park

Accessibility notes Shower blocks for pitches, some cottages suitable for disabled.
Royal Oak Hotel 123 High Street, Great Ayton, Middlesbrough TS9 6BW. Tel 01642 722361 Email royaloakgreatayton@_;gmail.com
Website http://www.royaloakgreatayton.co.uk

Accessibility notes Doors to toilets are narrow - limited access for wheelchairs
Stilworth House 1 Church Street, Helmsley, York YO62 5AD. Tel 01439 771072 Email carol@_;stilworth.co.uk
Website http://www.stilworth.co.uk

Accessibility notes Ground floor rooms, not wheelchair accessible
Sunset Cottages Grimston Manor Farm, Gilling East, York YO62 4HR. Tel 01347 888654   01347 869065 Email info@_;sunsetcottages.co.uk
Website http://www.sunsetcottages.co.uk

Accessibility notes One ground floor cottage
The Fairfax Arms Main Street, Gilling East, York YO62 4JH. Tel 01439 788212 Email info@_;thefairfaxarms.co.uk
Website http://thefairfaxarms.co.uk

Accessibility notes Some courtyard rooms are suitable.
Vale of Pickering Caravan Park Carr House Farm, Allerston, Pickering YO18 7PQ. Tel 01723 859280   07709 236786 Email info@_;valeofpickering.co.uk
Website http://www.valeofpickering.co.uk

Accessibility notes partial
Wainstones Hotel High Street, Great Broughton, Middlesbrough TS9 7EW. Tel 01642 712268 Email reception@_;wainstoneshotel.co.uk
Website http://www.wainstoneshotel.co.uk

Accessibility notes Access to all areas, Disabled Toilets and one bedroom

Accessible clubs, societies & organisations

Ampleforth College Golf Club Castle Drive, Oswaldkirk, Gilling East, York YO62 4HP. Tel 01439 788274 Email sec@_;ampleforthgolf.co.uk
Website http://www.ampleforthgolf.co.uk

Accessibility notes No buggies
Great Ayton Tourist Information Centre High Green Car Park, Great Ayton TS9 6BJ. Tel 01642 722835 Email great_ayton_tourist_information@_;ntlworld.com
Website http://www.visitstokesley.com
Helmsley Library Town Hall, Helmsley YO62 5BL. Tel 01609 534555 Email helmsley.library@_;northyorks.gov.uk
Website http://www.northyorks.gov.uk/helmsleylibrary

Accessible restaurants

Pheasant Hotel Mill Street, Harome, York YO62 5JG. Tel 01439 771241 Email reservations@_;thepheasanthotel.com
Website http://www.thepheasanthotel.com/

Accessibility notes No disabled toilet. Some steps/ledges.
The Star Inn Harome, York YO62 5JE. Tel 01439 770397 Email reservations@_;thestarinnatharome.co.uk
Website http://www.thestaratharome.co.uk/

Accessibility notes Please book ahead.

Accessible shops & services

Active Mobility 4-6 Falsgrave Road, Scarborough YO12 5AT. Tel 01723 355122 Email enq@_;activemobility.co.uk
Website http://www.activemobility.co.uk
Carters Country Wear 7 Market Place, Helmsley, York YO62 5BH. Tel 01439 770688 Email ccw7@_;btconnect.com
Website http://www.carterscountrywear.co.uk
Edgemoor Veterinary Practice Station Road, Helmsley, York YO62 5BZ. Tel 01439 771166 Email admin@_;edgemoor-vets.co.uk
Website http://www.edgemoor-vets.co.uk

Accessibility notes Ramp access, disabled toilet.
Helmsley Outdoors 14 Market Place, Helmsley, York YO62 5BL. Tel 01439 771628 Email phil@_;hopkinson42.freeserve.co.uk Keldy Cabins Keldy, Pickering YO18 8HW. Tel 01751 417510 Email julia.winterburn@_;forestholidays.co.uk
Website http://www.forestholidays.co.uk/cabins/locations/north_yorkshire.aspx

Accessibility notes Yes, but limited - need all-terrain scooters
Lithgow Sons & Partners The Auction House, Station Road, Stokesley TS9 7AB. Tel 01642 710158 Email info@_;lithgowsauctions.com
Website http://www.lithgowsauctions.com

Accessibility notes Most of showrooms accessible.
Maynards Nursery Stokesley, Middlesbrough TS9 7HU. Tel 01642 778307   07776 404091 Email terryflp@_;yahoo.co.uk Whitby, Scarb. & Ryedale DAG Church House Centre, Flowergate, Whitby YO21 3BA. Tel 01947 821001 Email info@_;whitbydag.org.uk
Website http://www.whitbydag.org.uk

Accessibility notes The fire doors do not open automatically.

Accessible public toilets

Helmsley YO62 5BN.
Accessibility notes RADAR key needed.
Pickering YO18 7DU.
Accessibility notes RADAR key needed.
Pickering YO18 8DY.
Accessibility notes RADAR key needed.
Helmsley YO62 5AT.
Accessibility notes RADAR key needed.

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