Must visits Places you must visit during your stay with us include: Middleham Castle, Bolton Castle, Aysgarth Falls, The Butter Tubs, Jervaulx Abbey, Newby Hall and gardens, The Forbidden Corner and Thorp Perrow Aboretum. Walks and Drives There are wonderful walks from Middleham House. Walk behind the castle over fields to the ‘black dub’, an ancient bathing pool on the river Cover, or a... read more


There is a wide range of superb outdoor as well as indoor and cultural activities suitable for all age groups within one hour drive from Middleham House: Fly Fishing: River Ure offers exceptional fly fishing for trout and grayling, while River Cover filled with wild brown trout and grayling that are grown to large size. Fly Fishing is possible at other Dales Rivers also. More information on... read more

Places to Eat

There is a variety of local pubs and restaurants just minutes walk or drive from Middleham House,  serving excellent food, be it a leisure lunch or a formal dinner. Please see bellow some of the choices. However over the name of the restaurant to obtain additional information and booking details.   Short walking distance from the house: • The White Swan, brasserie offers freshly... read more

Places to Visit

Penderyn Distillery - members of the public can visit the distillery and experience the distilling and bottling process. The distillery is the only one in Wales and the first to legally distil a whisky spirit in the country for more than 100 years. read more

Local Events

Local events take place all year round at and around Middleham including: Antique and collectors fair Farmer markets Stable open days Crafts & Food fair Open Air Theatre Open Air Deerhouse Barbecues Plant, Book and Craft Fair  For more up to date information, please consult the Wesleydale, Yorkshiredales and North Yorkshire Events and Festival... read more