Skeeby Lodge
B&B near Richmond, 
Swaledale, North Yorkshire

Things to See and Do from
Skeeby Lodge Bed and Breakfast

Skeeby Lodge is in a great central position being just 1.5 miles from Scotch Corner and the A1. It is a great stop over if you are travelling to Northumberland, Scotland or the Lake District. Alternatively, come and make this your base to explore three wonderful areas of Yorkshire; the Yorkshire Dales, the North York Moors and the Yorkshire Heritage Coast.

Explore the Northern Yorkshire Dales of Swaledale and Wensleydale with their characteristic drystone walls, dales barns, flower-rich hay meadows, beautiful riverside and valleyside woodland.

Great Yorkshire towns and cities to discover include the historic city of York, the spa town of Harrogate, the cathedral city of Ripon and the coastal towns of Whitby and Scarborough. We are just 2 miles from Richmond, a Georgian market town with Norman castle and the country's oldest functioning Georgian theatre.

Outdoor activities available include splendid Dales walks as well as good fly fishing for brown trout and grayling, horseridingcycling and golf at Richmond golf course. Visit wonderful waterfalls at Aysgarth Falls and Hardraw Force, the arboretum at Thorp Perrow and great local Yorkshire gardens. Spend a day at the races with Ripon Races and Catterick Races just around the corner.

Indoor activities includes visits to Yorkshire's stately homes, National Trust Properties and museums from Castle Howard, and Ripley Castle to Newby Hall and Fountains Abbey. Railway enthusiasts can take a ride on the Wensleydale Railway or NYMR. Sample real Yorkshire ale from the Masham Brewery Centres and the many wonderful Yorkshire Pubs.