We are situated in the Historic Market Town of Pickering, the Gateway to the North York Moors National Park, renowned for its abundance and variety of ancient woodlands (Dalby Forest), scenic moorlands (North York Moors), dramatic coastline (Whitby, Robin Hood’s Bay, Staithes, Scarborough), and ancient historic monuments and sites. Pickering has its very own Castle first built by William the Conqueror and an English Heritage site, and we are home to the North York Moors Steam Railway (NYMR).
The historic City of York, with its many attractions, is only 40 minutes away by car, or 20 minutes by train from Malton station. Please see our Local Attractions page for more detailed information on the local area.
Eden House Bed and Breakfast, is situated within a few minutes stroll of Pickering’s bustling town centre, where you will find many interesting individual shops, award winning Beck Isle Museum, art galleries, café’s, wine bar, delicatessen, and the celebrated North York Moors Steam Railway (NYMR). Pickering Castle is situated at the top of Castlegate and is an English Heritage site.
A Four Star rated Bed & Breakfast with Visit England, Eden House is a Grade II listed Georgian cottage Bed and Breakfast, offering guest house accommodation with a real feel of traditional, cosy, country cottage comfort, with that hint of luxury and elegance. A home from home for your holiday, short stay or business trip to the North York Moors National Park.
Emma and Andy would be delighted to welcome you to stay with us, and assist you in making your stay in this area of outstanding beauty and historic interest, one to remember. Upon arrival, we offer fresh tea and coffee with homemade cake. We can provide storage for bicycles, have cleaning and drying facilities for cycling and walking equipment, and can provide packed lunches by prior arrangement (additional cost). We have a large guest car park at the rear of the cottage, with ample, secure parking for all our guests. We pride ourselves on offering high quality Pickering Bed & Breakfast facilities with a personal service, attention to detail and hint of luxury for your stay.
As active and enthusiastic walkers and cyclists ourselves, and with a real passion for the area we live in (Pickering and surrounding North York Moors National Park), we would be delighted to help you with any information you may need in regard to areas and routes for walking or cycling, places of historic interest to visit, and towns and cities in the North Yorkshire region which are of interest for shopping and visitor attractions. Our Facebook page – www.facebook.com/edenhouse120 – contains information about local cycling and walking routes we have discovered, with something for all abilities to enjoy. We are more than happy to help you plan your days out.
We can also cater for guests who may be travelling in the area due to business and would be happy to discuss your requirements.
News and Local Events
For late availability call for best last minute rates – 01751 477875
Trip Advisor Certificate of Excellence 2014 Eden House Bed & Breakfast has been awarded a Certificate of Excellence for 2014 by Trip Advisor. These Certificates are awarded for achieving consistently excellent feedback from Guests who stay with us. We are extremely proud of the fact that we achieve such great feedback from our guests.
Room 1 Refurbishment Completed We have completed a full refurbishment of our lovely Room 1 En-suite for the 2014 season. The new En-suite benefits from under-floor heating, Power Shower and a lovely deep bath to soak away the days activity. We have posted photos on the web site pages and also an album of photos of the room and facilities on our Eden House Facebook page Click here to view room photos
Eden House B&B Pickering is a Visit England 4 Star Rated Guest Accommodation: We pride ourselves in offering the highest possible quality and standard of accommodation and service at all times to our Guests. The 4 Star rating allows our Guests to see that we have achieved high standards so they know what they can expect when booking with us.
Eden House B&B is Walkers and Cyclist Accredited – We offer additional services & facilities aimed at Walkers and Cyclists and would be happy to discuss your requirements should you wish to book with us.
2014 EVENTS IN AND AROUND PICKERING & THE NORTH YORK MOORS NATIONAL PARK
PICKERING NORTH YORK MOORS STEAM RAILWAY EVENTS 2014
19th July to 31st August – Summer Tracker Jack Trails
25th July to 29th August – Friday Story Trains, Hogwarts, Fairies and Pirates
12th to 14th September – Heritage Diesel Gala
26th to 28th September – Autumn Steam Gala
10th to 12th October – Railway in Wartime 1940’s
25th October to 2nd November – Witches & Wizards Tracker Jack Trail
31st October – Halloween Story Train
Santa Specials – Weekends in December
Cycling Events in the Pickering Area
Ryedale Grand Prix Sat 19th & Sun 20th July Part of the British Cycling Elite Road series. Two days of exciting road racing in and around the grounds of the stunning Ampleforth Abbey. Why not make a weekend of it, bring your bikes and take in some of the amazing cycling countryside around Pickering.
Sky Ride Local Sat 19th July A free guided ride taking in the Howardian Trail and Malton Leisure loop see the web site for further www.goskyride.com/Search/Details?eventid=39494
Pickering / Ryedale Jazz Festival 20th to 26th July Live music and concerts around Pickering & Ryedale for the whole week.
Ryedale Show 29th July, Welburn Park This traditional country show was established in 1855 and has a fantastic reputation for its quality of livestock and trade stands. Attractions for everyone and all ages. Only a few miles from Pickering. Why not enjoy a weekend away at Eden House Bed & Breakfast and enjoy attending this lovely show.
Other Local Shows & Galas Near Pickering for Summer 2014
*Saltersgate Farmers Show 26th July * at Saltergate North York Moors National Park, Whitby Rd
Thornton le Dale Show – 6th August www.thorntonledale.com
Boon Hill Show Saturday 9th August at Newton on Rawcliffe www.boonhillshow.co.uk
Rosedale Show Sat 16th August Established in 1871 this is a great local show, at Milburn Arms field Rosedale Abbey.
Pickering Traction Engine Rally & Show 31st July to 3rd August 2014 to be hosted once again at the Pickering Showground www.pickeringsteam.com
Pickering Walking Festival 2014 – 26th to 28th September A number of short and longer walks for all abilities. Please see the web site for full programme www.pickeringwalkingfestival.co.uk
Visit Beck Isle Museum, Pickering – Be transported back in time in this award winning gem of a Museum, which has 27 Galleries for visitors to explore Phone 01751 473653
Cycling & Walking Routes from Pickering We have some great cycling and walking routes that we can recommend to our guests, for all abilities. You can even hire cycles in Pickering, or bring your own, we have storage facilities. We have Dalby Forest on our doorstep which has marked walk and cycle routes for all abilities and caters for disabled access also. Look for the Great Yorkshire Forest.
Pickering 1940’s Wartime Weekend 2014 Dates announced for the 2014 event are from Friday 10th to Sunday 12th October. We currently have one room available due to a cancellation please phone with any enquiries 01751 477875.
Visit our Facebook page for lots more news, updates and photographs on what is going on in and around Pickering and the North York Moors National Park, plus cycle and walking routes posted on our Page Wall, together with Special Offers – Click Here to our Facebook Page Facebook:
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