Need help?
My lastminute.com
Shield with stars icon

Book with confidence - We have plenty of flexible travel options to choose from in case you need to change your plans.

COVID-19 updates. - For information on refunds and cancellations. To change your booking on My lastminute.com. Read up on the latest travel restrictions.

Cheap Hotels in Helmsley

81
152 reviews by TrustYou
15 Market Place, Helmsley
0.2 Miles from the centre

Near Helmsley Arts Centre

Show more
per night from £70
Estimated price based on searches in the last month
90
1386 reviews by TrustYou
6 Market Place
0.2 Miles from the centre

Near Holt Country Park

Show more
per night from £120
Estimated price based on searches in the last month
86
562 reviews by TrustYou
High Street, Helmsley
0.3 Miles from the centre

Near Cleveland Way

Show more
per night from £140
Estimated price based on searches in the last month
West End, Ampleforth, Helmsley
3.9 Miles from the centre

Set in 2 acres of hillside gardens in the village of Ampleforth, Shallowdale House is located 5 miles from Helmsley. This award-winning property features a restaurant and lovely views. The individually decorated rooms at Shallowdale House feature a flat-screen TV, tea and coffee-making facilities and a bathroom with luxury toiletries and bathrobes. Free Wi-Fi is included. A traditional breakfast is served daily and evening meals can be requested. You can relax in a spacious and elegant drawing room and in the first-floor library. The house looks onto the surrounding Howardian Hills Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty, through large picture windows. Shallowdale House is set on the southern edge of North York Moors National Park, 20 miles north of York. Nearby attractions include Rievaulx Abbey and Castle Howard.

Show more
per night from £140
Estimated price based on searches in the last month

YHA Helmsley - Hostel Hotel

Carlton Lane, Helmsley

Near Helmsley Arts Centre

Show more
per night from £36
Estimated price based on searches in the last month

Hotels in Helmsley

A market town since the 12th century, Helmsley lies on the southern fringes of the North York Moors National Park. Book a Helmsley hotel with us and discover this charming and very attractive hamlet that lies amid spectacular countryside.

Castle

Nearly 900 years old, Helmsley Castle is what remains of a medieval stronghold that overlooks the town. These impressive ruins include a large museum where you can learn about the castle's evolution from firstly, an imposing fortress, then a Tudor mansion, next a fort of the Civil War and, latterly, a Victorian ruin. In the shadow of the castle sit five acres of walled gardens which were created a quarter of a century ago and are still providing floral beauty to this day.

Flying visit

A mile south-west of Helmsley lies a splendid Grade II listed stately home which was completed in 1713. The house sits within the expansive grounds of Duncombe Park, from which lead a variety of countryside walks. One of the trails takes you back to Helmsley via a very scenic route. Among the park's main attractions is the International Centre for Birds, which opened in 2013 and holds the largest collection of birds of prey in the North. See how predatory birds such as falcons, eagles and owls are trained. And watch regularly held flying demonstrations. It's clear that the handlers adore their feathered friends and they're extremely knowledgeable about them too.

Rievaulx Abbey

Journey a little deeper into North Yorks Moor National Park to find spectacular Rievaulx Abbey, which lies in the Rye Valley. Built around 1130, this was one of the first Cistercian abbeys but fell into disrepair in the early 16th century. However, the spiritual ruins remain a vision of intense beauty. A stroll through the woods and up a nearby hill takes you to Rievaulx Terrace, which provides incredible views of the abbey. This grass-covered terrace features two temples at either end which are examples of follies constructed in the mid-18th century.

Eating and drinking

The Cocoa Tree is a friendly café that serves great coffee, as well as savoury snacks and cakes. Canines are just as welcome inside as bipeds! An award-winning restaurant, Scotts is a particular draw for its fish and chips, which can be enjoyed by coeliac sufferers too. It also serves a variety of other meals, as well as coffee, tea and cakes. Very popular with the locals, Porters Coffee Shop is ideal for a pot of tea and a sandwich or a lovely cup of coffee and homemade scones.

Shopping

You won't find typical high street stores in Helmsley. For one thing, the shops are as divine as the rest of the town's buildings – stone-built and fetching. What you will find are clothes shops selling country wear, luxury fashion, and jewellery and antiques. There are also craft shops and galleries and a good selection of gift shops. There's even a traditional sweet shop. And on Friday it's worth taking a look around the market.

Frequently asked questions about Hotels in Helmsley

What are the best hotels to stay in Helmsley?

The best hotels to stay in Helmsley are Feversham Arms Hotel & Verbena Spa, The Royal Oak Hotel and Shallowdale House.

What are the most convenient hotel rates in Helmsley?

The Royal Oak Hotel in Helmsley offers one night in a double room at the price of £70.

What hotels are in the central Helmsley neighborhood?

The Royal Oak Hotel, Feversham Arms Hotel & Verbena Spa and Shallowdale House are located in the central neighborhood of Helmsley.

120,000 Hotels

We search from 120,000 hotels worldwide to find you the best deals.

Price Match Guarantee

Find the same hotel cheaper within 24hrs when booking with us and we'll give you the difference.

Learn more

Need help with your booking?

Call us on 0800 093 5555