The Unicorn Hotel
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- Meeting rooms/conference facilities
- Reduced mobility rooms
- Non-smoking hotel
- Conference facilities
- Breakfast Available
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... the formal and informal gardens which had been created.
We went back to the car for a change of footwear before heading off along the Cleveland Way south along the coast. This walk is very spectacular and has great views of the countryside, sea and coast line. These cliffs (Hunt Cliff) are some of the highest in Britain and we reached around 100 metres above sea level before descending into Skinningrove and onto Cattersty Beach for a sit on the rocks and ...
... park near the bridge. The clouds had rolled over by this time but the walk was at a very pleasant temperature. The walk was great with the main sound being the river as it fell over rocks and waterfalls.
We followed the river Wharfe and the Yorkshire Dales Way into Grassington and then on to Green Wood about a mile up river. We then cut onto the road and followed this back into Grassington and ...
... of rain showers arrived so we used the conservatory as a shelter before walking under the umbrella around the formal gardens. The gardens were extensive and the area included a bird hide and a walk next to the pasture with meadow flowers as the main feature.
The Hall was built in the late 18th century as a family house and was used as such until the middle of the last century. In 1941 it was used ...
... hiking boots, and staring into the still water is simply terrifying and forces a serious mortality confrontation (not dissimilar to the one I experienced at the Cliffs of Moher a week later). Site description:
"Billions of gallons of water over hundreds of thousands of years have gradually eroded the rocky bed of the river. The water action has gorged out a deep channel through which the waters of the River Wharfe are squeezed at an incredible force. The gorge is 30 feet ...
Wednesday and Thursday brought much heat and inactivity. Mostly we sat about under the shade of the wall watching hire boat mishaps and melting people passing by - the heatwave put paid to anything more taxing. On Thursday morning Sue and Francis were to set off back in the opposite direction, so Wednesday was our last evening together. Good excuse for a slap up dinner and, you guessed ...