Melbourne: We are located on the fringes of the Vale of York and the beautiful Yorkshire Wolds. The site is only a short walk from the village of Melbourne (0.5 miles away) with the Village Store and our local pub called The Melbourne Arms serving good beer & food.
Pocklington: Acorn Glade is ideally located only 6 miles from historic market town of Pocklington; if you visit the town on a Tuesday you can enjoy the market or visit at any time to enjoy a range of unique shops, pubs and good restaurants. Near to Sainsburys & Aldi is Burnby Hall Gardens with Victorian secret garden and its national collection of water lilies.
Our Surrounding Area: Why not take a bike ride around the easy to navigate country roads or walk down the nearby Pocklington Canal, which is only 0.6 miles away (narrow boat rides available Sun & Bank Hols). Please click <here> for more info.
The Wolds Gliding Club: Only 5 miles from Acorn Glade and is regarded as not only being one of the premier gliding clubs in the North, but also one of the top sites in the UK. Visitor flying is available all year round . Click <here> for more info.
Beverley: is a real hidden gem (sometimes being described as a mini-York) and a firm favourite with guests. Beverley is ideally located 30 minutes from Acorn Glade with its Minster, Saturday market, plus great array of shops & restaurants.
East Yorkshire Coastal Towns: Historic English seaside towns are within easy reach of Acorn Glade. Beautiful Bridlington, fabulous Filey, Bempton Cliffs and Flamborough are less than an hour away. Whilst further afield you can visit Castle Howard or travel to elegant Scarborough in North Yorkshire & pictureque Whitby (1.5hrs way).