Combining cosy home luxuries with easy access to York city centre, the four-star Limes Hotel is a family-run guesthouse set close to open fields and the University of York. A peaceful 20-minute stroll alongside the River Ouse brings guests out to the centre of York, where they can wander the historic Shambles, get up-close-and-personal with Vikings at the Jorvik Centre, or explore the York Minster.
Rooms are kept toasty and warm with central heating, and feature en suite facilities for extra convenience. Making guests feel at home, each room also includes a flat screen TV, an iPod docking station, a hairdryer and a hospitality tray with sweets.
Continental and full English breakfasts are served each morning in The Breakfast Room, with many of the ingredients are sourced locally. Guests can also get set for the day by taking their pick from a wide variety of cereals, yoghurts, and condiments.
Groupon’s Guide To North Yorkshire
The largest county in England beckons with quaint spa towns, green pastures and hearty dining. In the traditional seaside town of Scarborough, tourists may visit the Victorian spa, walk along the harbour or head to the 3000-year-old ruins of Scarborough Castle for some family photos.
Holidaymakers may also explore the historic spa town of Harrogate, where authentically styled Turkish baths, plunge pools and steam rooms beckon with quality leisure moments. In York, the largest medieval cathedral in all of Northern Europe may be admired before following the almost five-mile long circuit of the City Walls.