Thirsk is a charming market town in North Yorkshire. The town is most well known for its racecourse, but you'll find plenty to do here. Kids will love the Thirsk Birds of Prey Centre and Monk Park Farm with its friendly animals. Booking one of our big cottages in Thirsk also means you'll be within easy reach of the Yorkshire Dales and North York Moors, both of which are ideal for hiking, cycling, birdwatching, and other outdoor pursuits. If you're interested in local culture, be sure to try the Thirsk Museum and The World of James Herriot, which has plenty of information about this famous author and his work.
Here at Big Cottages, we have plenty of large cottages in Thirsk on offer, from rustic farmhouses to luxury barn conversions. You can use our search filters to find your ideal Thirsk group accommodation, including properties with open fireplaces, enclosed gardens, or even private hot tubs. Our best price guarantee ensures that you'll always get a great deal when you book with us.
If you like being outdoors, be sure to trek to the Kilburn White Horse, Britain's largest white horse carved into a hillside, or try an exciting day at Sutton Bank National Park Centre. When you spend time in town, check out the independent shops and local museum.
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Yorkshire has plenty to see and do. Try these other great destinations for group holidays near Thirsk.