Kirkgate House Hotel is a 3-storey Georgian townhouse set in the North Yorkshire village of Thirsk. It offers traditional and spacious en suite rooms with free WiFi. Each of its rooms has high ceilings and wooden furnishings. All rooms have a flat-screen TV and tea and coffee-making facilities. A full English breakfast is served each morning, a choice of Continental and vegetarian options are also available. Restaurants and shops can be found around the centre of Thirsk and its market place. Thirsk is home to The World of James Herriot and the famous TV series’ set. Thirsk Racecourse is set just on the edge of the village. North York Moors National Park is just over 5 miles from the bed and breakfast, while the historic city of York is just 35 minutes’ drive away.