4 Dog Friendly Castles to Visit in North Yorkshire

4 Dog Friendly Castles to Visit in North Yorkshire

Tuesday 14th May 2019

If you've booked VW campervan hire in Yorkshire and your four-legged friend is coming with you, you will undoubtedly want to have places lined up that you can visit with them in tow. The great news is, there are an abundance of things to do in Yorkshire with dogs!

Below are 4 of the best dog friendly things to do in North Yorkshire.

1. Scarborough Castle

Scarborough Castle is located on the coast, offering an incredible viewpoint to look out at the Yorkshire coastline. Dogs are welcome, so you can explore the castle as long as they are on a lead.
Once you've discovered more about the 3,000 year history, the surrounding seaside town is just a short walk away. Perfect for a picnic on the beach!

2. Spofforth Castle

Next on our list of dog friendly things to do in North Yorkshire is Spofforth Castle; the remains of a fortified manor house. It's believed that Magna Carta was drew up here in 1215! Take a walk around and learn more; dogs are welcome on leads.

3. Middleham Castle

Middleham Castle is another dog friendly castle in the area, famous for being Richard III's childhood home. Whilst it's ruinous today, many of the walls remain, allowing you to walk around and envisage what this remarkable castle would have once been.

4. Richmond Castle

A must-visit if you're in Yorkshire, this dog friendly castle has an interactive exhibition so you can immersive yourself in the castle's history, and then discover the Cockpit Garden in the grounds. Richmond Castle welcomes dogs on leads. Don't miss out on the beautiful views from the keep!

Are you intrigued to discover more about the rich history that Yorkshire has to offer? With VW campervan hire in Yorkshire you can travel around Yorkshire at your own leisure, with the freedom to travel as far or wide as your intrigue takes you!

To discuss VW campervan hire in Yorkshire, or to find out the price to hire, contact Ocean Breeze Campers today on 07969 720621 or email us. We offer a personal, friendly service. Your next self-drive holiday adventure awaits!