The location of Elmfield House provides a fantastic stop-over point for business and leisure travellers, or longer term accommodation for the tourist seeking out the best that North Yorkshire and County Durham can offer. It is the ideal base to explore County Durham, the glories of the North Yorkshire Dales, the North Yorkshire Moors National Park and the region's coastline.
Local attractions include:
- The Yorkshire Dales and Moors: great walking, stunning scenery and local interest.
- Racing at Thirsk, Catterick and Ripon.
- Market towns of Bedale, Richmond, Masham and Leyburn are all within reach.
- Thorpe Perrow Arboretum and the Bird of Prey Centre.