Experience the bygone age of steam by winning 2 free tickets to ride on the magical Royal Scot steam train



5 Stars ***** – Emma Jayne – 28/07/2017


Wonderful stay, nice landlord… See you again – Paola, Genoa, Italy – /1/8/17

Many thanks. Very warm & friendly welcome. Great room & breakfast – Ivor & Jenny, Peterborough – 30/7/17

Very nice stay & lovely breakfast, thanks – Ambria S. & family, Netherlands – 29/7/17

Very friendly, lovely room, good breakfast, thanks – Geoff L., Durham – 26/7/17

Very friendly place to stay, comfortable room & great breakfast 🙂 – Andrew & Marie R., Woosetts, S. Yorks – 23/7/17

Great stay, will be back. Fab breakfast – the Smithsons, Leeds – 23/7/17

Fantastic town & hotel, thanks Mick, excellent – Chris & Ken J., Woodley, Cheshire – 19/7/17

Lovely room, nice and spacious and clean, good breakfast – Mick & Mandy, Bolton, Lancs. – 16/7/17

Very nice room & comfy stay coupled with an excellent breakfast, thank you Mick – Sandra W., Lytham St Annes – 14/7/17

Wonderful place and welcoming environment, thanks – Craid & Suzie, Bradford – 9/7/17

Great place, very welcoming, would come again – Lisa S., Bradford – 9/7/17

Very welcoming + good service/value – Doug T. – 9/7/17

Great place, great location, great host, thanks – Stuart & Christine – 9/7/17

Brilliant, will defo come again – Sharon & John, Burnley – 8/7/17

Frequently asked questions

If you are a train buff, lover of steam locomotive power, or just love a bit of good old fashioned nostalgia, then this one’s definitely for you! To celebrate 50 years since forming of the North Yorkshire Moors Railway as a charitable trust, there is a free to enter competition where you can win 2 tickets to see and also ride on the Royal Scot steam train between Grosmont and Pickering.

All you need to do is enter your details by going to the website to be in with a chance of winning. And even if you don’t win the tickets, you can get to see the Royal Scot and enjoy the majesty that was the age of steam, by visiting the North Yorkshire Moors Railway where it will be on display from 25/03/2017 to 02/04/2017

Follow this link for your chance to win and good luck! NYMR competition

This is just one of the many thousands of attractions that North Yorkshire has to offer, so why not begin your journey of discovery now and find out what brings millions of visitors here each year and sends them away with smiles on their faces and a yearning to return. Whatever you enjoy most whether it’s walking, cycling, sightseeing, thrill-seeking, or just a perfectly relaxing break, you can find it all in North Yorkshire. There are plenty of ideas to hopefully inspire you on this site and plenty more if you haven’t already found what you’re looking for.

Sample the diversity, the breath taking scenery, the local hospitality and all that sets North Yorkshire apart, making it one of the most popular tourist destinations in the country. Skipton is the ideal base for enabling you to check out what’s on offer, known as the “Gateway to the Dales” with good reason, it opens up a whole new world of exploration and adventure. Steeped in history and having a thriving community with bustling town centre, no wonder it has been voted the best place in Britain to live and the friendliest town in Britain.

Town House Bed and Breakfast is situated within a few yards of the high street with it’s award winning markets and offers comfortable accommodation at an affordable price with an impressive list of features to help make your stay both enjoyable and memorable!