Runswick in Pickering, North York Moors

What to Expect

Find out everything you need about Runswick in Pickering, North York Moors and whether this holiday rental is right for you.

Sitting on the verge of the breathtaking North York Moors national park, this beautiful cottage is the perfect getaway, striking a perfect balance between style and rustic yet modern charm.

It sleeps a total of eight guests across the four spacious bedrooms that the property boasts. The cottage owners allow you to bring your pet along to make it an unforgettable trip away.

Inside the cottage itself, you’ll find it stylishly furnished alongside all of the modern appliances in a fully kitted out kitchen. It is spread across a total of two floors and to the rear of the property, you have your lawned garden, perfect for alfresco dining.

At A Glance

Rural location
Off-road parking
Secure bike storage
Pet friendly
Lawned private garden
Modern appliances


Pub and shop <3 miles
Outside furniture
Electric fire
Walk-in shower
Smart TV

About Runswick

This beautiful, stylish and modern cottage doesn’t look as spacious as it is from the outside. Sleeping a total of eight guests across two super-king-size, twin and double bedrooms, it’s the perfect retreat for a large family or a group of friends.

It’s the perfect getaway all year round, boasting an outside lawned garden for a BBQ and alfresco dining in the summer, to a cost and spacious living room with a toasty electric fire to keep you and your guests warm during the cold chilly winter months.

It’s a wonderful escape if you’re looking to get away from the hustle and bustle of everyday life. Sitting on the doorstep of one of the most beautiful national parks in the whole country, spoiling you with a wide range of different routes to explore.

Map of Area

Things To Do in North York Moors & Coast

Pickering is commonly referred to as the ‘gateway to the North York Moors’ sitting on the doorstep of what is one of the most beautiful rural areas in the country. As well as being the gateway to the North Moors, Pickering itself also has plenty on offer packed with plenty of stuff for people from all walks of life to do and plenty of destinations for tourists to visit and explore.

So what is there to do? Well, if you’re a fan of locomotives, why not hop on board a traditional steam train that takes you through the country that brought you heartbeat and boasts the title of the most popular heritage railway. If you want to dip into the rich historical tapestry of Pickering, why not visit Pickering Castle that was initially built following the Norman Conquest.

Or, if you fancy an adventure a bit further afield, you have the North York Moors Coast just a short drive away. This has plenty of hidden gems down the coast. Whitby is a popular destination and the home of Captain Cook, this quaint and beautiful former fishing village has some spectacular views. And if you fancy hitting a beach when the sun is out and the weather is nice, why not head down to Scarborough.

Last Word

In summary, Runswick is the ideal location if you’ve been looking for a home from home that is also located in the beautiful rural countryside.

It allows you and your guests to escape the chaos and noise of everyday life and to be able to relax surrounded by some of the most beautiful areas of countryside and rolling hills that you’ll ever come across. Its spacious design means that it can comfortably accommodate you and up to 7 guests.

The nearby North York Moors national park also offers you plenty of places to go walking, running or even cycling, with a wide range of nature trails to pursue. It also acts as the perfect place to take your pet for a walk and take in the nearby countryside and relax. As we’ve touched upon already, there are plenty of places to visit a bit further afield, such as Whitby and Scarborough.

The lodge itself is also stacked with modern amenities and furnishings. The kitchen is stocked with a range of modern appliances so you can rustle up a feast for your guests. During the cold winter months, why not relax in the cosy sitting room and watch one of your favourite movies in front of the warm, welcoming and toasty electric fire.
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