Local Attractions

There are many things to do in and around North Yorkshire - so there is plenty to entertain the children and engage the adults ! With a broad selection of coffee shops, local craft shops, a farmers market, historic attractions and some of the most stunning scenary in the UK - Lido Leisure Park in Knaresborough is the perfect location to stay and explore the local area.

Knaresborough Castle & Museum

Knaresborough Castle & Museum
A stronghold of medieval kings, Knaresborough Castle is beautifully set overlooking the River Nidd. Explore Knaresborough Castle independently or join a tour to discover the history of the King’s Chamber, visit the dungeon and scurry through the secret underground exit (sallyport). Get a fascinating insight into medieval castle life and Knaresborough’s royal residents. <...
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Mother Shipton's Cave

Mother Shipton's Cave
The park that is home to Mother Shipton’s Cave and the petrifying well is a unique, unspoilt remnant of the Royal Forest of Knaresborough. Sir Henry Slingsby’s Long Walk is described by English Heritage as “one of the best” of its kind and is one of Yorkshire’s top attractions. Over the last four centuries, millions of visitors from all over the world have been enchanted by the park’s natural b...
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Plumpton Rocks

Plumpton Rocks
Plumpton Rocks is a Grade 2* listed man-made lake and surrounding pleasure gardens against a backdrop of towering rocks eroded by the wind. It has been described by English Heritage to be of outstanding interest. The large picturesque garden was formed in the 1760s by creating a lake at the foot of an extensive range of weathered and contorted gritstone outcrops.
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Imagine Health Spa

Imagine Health Spa
Imagine health and spa combines a luxurious day spa with excellent leisure and fitness facilities to guarantee that whatever your reason for visiting us, you will find everything you need to achieve your desired outcome. Whether you attend alone or with friends and family you are assured a welcoming and friendly atmosphere that provides the perfect environment for you to exercise, re...
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Knaresborough Wood Carvings

Knaresborough Wood Carvings
Walking the River Nidd is a must ! It is very peaceful and has a real charm, but look out for the carvings along the way .... see what you can find!
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Rowing Boats

Rowing Boats
A delightful way to spend some time on a Summer's day is to go on the river in one of the many rowing boats that are for hire. From the boat you'll get a different view of the castle & the railway bridge.
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