Things to do near York

If you have some spare time or feel curious about the surrounding area, there are plenty of things to see and do just outside of York city centre. In fact, some of York’s most family-friendly activities are situated a short drive away. 

Looking for a hotel in York?

Look no further than Premier Inn. Premier Inn Blossom Street North and Premier Inn Blossom Street South are both in the city centre and a five-minute walk from York train station. Our York North hotel is about a mile from the city centre, with easy access to the A19, A64 and the businesses in and around Clifton. To be within striking distance of the York Designer Outlet, or to get to the A1(M) quickly, Premier Inn York South West is the ideal place to stay. Premier Inn York North West puts you 3-4 miles from the train station and city centre, and is close to handy road connections. 

Out and about in York