A warm welcome from Pickering, the Gateway to the North York Moors...
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About Us

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 – – 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.

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News and Local Events

For late availability call for best last minute rates – 01751 477875

*Visit England Quality in Tourism Breakfast Award * We are delighted to announce that we have this year (2014) been awarded the Quality in Tourism (QiT) Breakfast Award. This award is given by QiT Inspectors who stay at accommodation unannounced. We achieved 100% in all aspects of the assessment. Have
a browse at our Deliciously Yorkshire breakfast page to see what is on offer.

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 for Walkers and Cyclists and would be happy to discuss your requirements should you wish to book with us.


Saturday 22nd November – Christmas Crafts & Gifts Fair to be held all day Saturday in the Pickering Memorial Hall. Plenty of crafts and gifts for Christmas!

Saturday 29th November Pickering Christmas Lights Grand Switch On Lights switch on 6pm. Father Christmas arrives 5.30p.m. Festivities throughout the afternoon, hog roast, mulled wine, Christmas Stalls, Entertainment, Carols & Christmas Songs. An enjoyable evening for all.

Santa Specials – Weekends in December

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.


THE TOUR DE YORKSHIRE CYCLE RACE – 1ST TO 3RD MAY 2015 Following in the huge success of Yorkshire hosting Le Grand Depart of Le Tour De France in 2014, Welcome to Yorkshire will be helping to organise and support the inaugural Tour De Yorkshire Cycle Race, one day of which will be staged around the North York Moors & Dalby Forest. Don’t miss out, book your accommodation well in advance to see this exciting event.

Pickering 1940’s Wartime Weekend 2015 Dates announced for the 2015 event are from Friday 16th to Sunday 18th October 2015. We are fully booked Friday and Saturday, limited availability Thursday & Sunday.

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: Facebook

Special Offers

Seasonal Bed & Breakfast Accommodation Special Offers
Treat yourself to a cosy Autumn break at Eden House B&B during November or December and enjoy a 10% discount off our normal B&B rates. Must quote reference EDNOV14, booking terms apply & subject to availability.