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

Eden House is a Four Star Silver rated Bed & Breakfast with Visit England, serving Award Winning breakfasts. We have 3 generously proportioned en-suite rooms. All our en-suite bathrooms have been newly refurbished in January 2015. Eden House is a 17th Century listed cottage B&B, 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, and North Yorkshire.

Eden House Bed and Breakfast, is just a few minutes stroll from Pickering’s bustling historic market town centre, where you will find many interesting individual shops, award winning Beck Isle Museum, art galleries, café’s, restaurants, traditional pubs serving craft real ales, 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.

Pickering is 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 (an English Heritage site), and we are home to the North York Moors Steam Railway (NYMR).

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, served in our guest lounge with log burning stove. We can provide storage for bicycles, have cleaning and drying facilities for cycling and walking equipment. We 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.

The historic City of York, with its many attractions, is only 35 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.

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


EDEN HOUSE IS AWARDED SILVER FOUR STAR ACCOLADE APRIL 2015 for all our continued hard work and effort in upgrading our facilities and offering the highest possible quality of accommodation, food and hospitality, we have been awarded a Silver accolade to join our existing Four Star Visit England Quality in Tourism rating. We are thrilled with this new award, which is testament to the fact that we continue to strive to achieve the highest possible standards of accommodation, hospitality and food we can, for our guests.

January 2015 Refurbishment Work Complete – Beautiful New En-suite Facilities We are very excited having completed a full refurbishment of our B&B En-suite bathrooms. They are looking amazing. With sleek, stylish new walk in showers & fixtures and fittings throughout, Hansgrohe Power showers, and finished in beautiful Italian Porcelain tiles. The new en-suite facilities of our rooms offer our guests that extra hint of luxury. Room 1 en-suite, our double overlooking the garden, with lovely deep bath & shower, also benefits from heated floor. We’ve also been busy installing a completely new heating & hot water system, and have installed a log burning stove to the Guest Sitting Room, which really does make it very cosy, ideal for relaxing with a book or planning your day trips. Have a look at all our new photos on our Facebook page just click here..

Visit England Quality in Tourism Breakfast Award
We are delighted that we have 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 2015 Eden House Bed & Breakfast has been awarded a Certificate of Excellence for the 2015 season by Trip Advisor. These Certificates are awarded for achieving consistently excellent feedback from Guests who stay with us.

Eden House B&B Pickering is a Visit England 4 Star Silver 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 Walkers and Cyclist Are Welcome – We offer additional services & facilities for Walkers and Cyclists and would be happy to discuss your requirements should you wish to book with us.

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. Special events run throughout the year.

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.


Events held by the North York Moors Steam Railway throughout 2015: Pickering is home to the much acclaimed NYM Steam Railway, which runs from early March through to December. The annual calendar also sees many special events, as per below:
Wizard of Oz Tracker Jack Trail 23rd to 31st May
Wizard of Oz Story Train 29th May
Swinging 1960’s Weekend 13th & 14th June
Awesome 1970’s & Heritage Diesel Gala
26th to 28th June
Friday Summer Story Trains 31st July to 4th Sept
Autumn Steam Gala 25th to 27th Sept
East Yorkshire Thoroughbred Car Club 4th Oct
Railway in Wartime 16ht to 18th Oct
Witches & Wizards Week 24th Oct to 1st Nov

Castle Howard is one of the Countries grandest stately homes, set in 1000 acres of grounds and gardens and it’s just on our doorstep. The House & Gardens make a fabulous day out for all the family. They also host many events & concerts throughout the year.

Friday 12th to Sunday 14th June 2015 Pickering 1960’s weekend. Lots of events, music, and vintage car rally, throughout the weekend. A fun filled weekend for everyone to enjoy.

Sunday 14th June UK Modified Car Show, Pickering Showground In it’s 10th year this event gets bigger and better each year. A real spectacle with many cars on show, events, trade stands, food stalls, and fairground.

MALTON FESTIVAL OF CYCLING 21ST JUNE 2015, MALTON MARKET TOWN CENTRE In it’s 2nd year, Malton hosts a mix of fun and professional cycling events. A great day out for all the family whether taking part or spectating. Malton is just 8 miles from Pickering, so a short drive, bus ride or cycle.

DALBY FOREST LIVE CONCERTS 25TH 26TH & 27TH JUNE 2015 Wonderful open air concerts in this stunning forest location just 3 miles from Pickering. Don’t miss out, book your accommodation early to avoid disappointment.
Thursday 25th June – Tom Odell and Guests
Friday 26th June – Paloma Faith & guests
Saturday 27th June – Paul Heaton & Jackie Abbott

RYEDALE FESTIVAL 17TH JULY TO 2ND AUGUST 2015 Events range far and wide across the Ryedale area, with Pickering Kirk Theatre being a key hosting venue. The festival enjoys an international reputation, with performers travelling from all over the world. See their web site for further information and programme of events.

Pickering Music Festival 18th July The inaugural event to be held at Pickering Recreation Ground & Club. Gates open 12 noon until 10 p.m. Bands playing include Huge, From the Jam, Limehouse Lizzy & Glass Caves. Promises to be a great day out for all the family. www.pickeringmusicfestival.org.uk

RYEDALE JAZZ FESTIVAL 19TH TO 25TH JULY This will be the 3rd Ryedale Jazz Festival, with concerts at the Memorial Hall, for the whole week 7.30 to 10 p.m. Tickets £8 / £10.

Pickering Traction Engine and Steam Fair Friday 31st July to Sunday 2nd August 2015 This hugely popular annual event returns to the Pickering Showground for 2015. Lots to see and do over the course of the 3 days at the Showground, NYM Railway and in Pickering Town.

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
Call or email for late availability offers – subject to availability – 01751 477875, email: info@edenhousepickering.co.uk