Situated on the edge of North York Moors National Park, Carlton Lodge offers free on-site parking and lies in the 12th-century market town of Helmsley. Free Wi-Fi is available throughout the hotel, and each guest room also comes with a flat-screen TV, iPod docking station and tea/coffee making facilities.

A full English breakfast is served each morning and includes locally sourced Yorkshire bacon, fresh farm eggs from Ebberston and sausages from a shop in the Yorkshire Dales. Within North York Moors National Park, you can cycle through the 12,000 acres of Dalby Forest, hike along local paths and try out a variety of watersports.

Helmsley town centre is just a 5-minute walk away and features a selection of places to eat and drink, specialist shops and a picturesque walled garden.