From strolling along the award-winning promenades, to basking under the sun at the North and South beaches, and bonding with animals at several parks and zoos, Bridlington offers many amazing things to do. But if you want a different experience, try visiting the different houses the town is famous for.
Bridlington boasts many Georgian, Edwardian, and Elizabethan houses that reflect England’s early Renaissance architecture. Book holiday cottages in Bridlington and be stunned with these luxurious residences:
Burton Agnes Hall
Burton Agnes Hall is an Elizabethan stately home built between 1598 and 1610 by Sir Henry Griffith. Fifteen generations have filled the Hall with beautiful treasures, from French Impressionist paintings, to magnificent carvings, tapestries, contemporary furniture, and modern artworks. The hall is one of the twenty best English houses alongside Buckingham Palace, Windsor Castle and Chatsworth House.
Visiting Burton Agnes Hall is a great day out for the whole family; stroll along the garden, admire the impressive collection of art; or play with the giant games.
Sewerby Hall and Gardens is a Georgian country house set in 50 acres of land in the village of Sewerby. It is one of the most popular attractions in the East Riding of Yorkshire, attracting about 150,000 tourists a year. The hall houses the Museum of East Yorkshire, including the Coastguard Museum and a room dedicated to Amy Johnson. It also features a small zoo, an aviary, 18-hole putting green, children’s playground and different gardens. The hall also hosts local community events.
A Georgian country house set within a park designed by great landscape architect, Capability Brown. Sledmere House is available for weddings and opens seasonally to the public. It features fine artworks, Chippendale, Sheraton and French furnishing; a vast garden, playground and picnic area; and a big hall for weddings and corporate events. The house also boasts well-designed themed rooms, including the horse room, music room and Chinese bedroom.
Bridlington is home to some of the most luxurious and historical state houses in Yorkshire. Find Bridlington holiday accommodation and make your vacation worth remembering.