Are you looking for your next summer staycation? With picture-perfect scenery and a charming market town centre, Malton could be the perfect place to choose for a relaxing UK stay. Keep reading our blog to discover 12 reasons to visit our luxury hotel in Malton.


  • Amazing walks 

North Yorkshire has arguably some of the best walks in the country, and our hotel in Malton is in the perfect location for discovering them. One of the most popular trails is the Malton and Broughton circular trail which starts and ends in Malton.

Learn the route here: Malton and Broughton Lane


  • Malton is Yorkshires Food Capital

As Yorkshire’s award-winning food town, you can enjoy a range of artisan produce from the heart of Malton. From bakeries to ice cream parlours and everything in between, it’s a foodie’s paradise! 

Discover more about Malton: Visit Malton


  • We’re close to York

Our luxury hotel in Malton is just a short 37-minute drive from York city centre. Here you’ll find a city bursting with culture, history and quirkiness. Whether you’re taking a stroll up to marvel at the cathedral, or enjoying a ramble down The Shambles, there’s something for everyone to enjoy in York. 

Plan your trip: Visit York


  • We’re dog friendly

Good news – you don’t have to leave your beloved pooch at home! Our hotel has dog-friendly rooms so that they can join you on your escape to North Yorkshire. With plenty of walks in the local area, it’ll be sure to leave their tails wagging!

Check availability and book a room: The Talbot Hotel


  • You can explore the coast

We’re in a brilliant location for exploring the North Yorkshire coastlines and seaside villages. Malton is less than an hour’s drive away from the famous town of Whitby, where you can sample the world-famous fish and chips from The Trenchers of Whitby or brave 199 steps up to Whitby Abbey. 

Plan your trip: Visit Whitby


  • Our hotel is steeped in history

Our boutique hotel in Malton is a 16th-century private mansion that was built in the 1660s. Malton was once a major centre for horse racing, so The Talbot Hotel was used as a guesthouse for racehorse owners and their friends. Today, we welcome everyone to stay at our hotel to appreciate the stunning surroundings. 

Learn more about our history:  The Talbot Hotel


  • You can enjoy the North Yorkshire Moors

Malton is just on the edge of the stunning North Yorkshire Moors area – making our hotel the ideal base for taking in this natural beauty spot. You’ll find yourself in the heart of the area near Rosedale Abbey after just a 35-minute drive, with lots to see and do nearby.

Learn more about the North Yorkshire Moors: North York Moors National Park.


  • Our range of packages

We have a selection of different packages available at the hotel. From bed and breakfast to afternoon tea for two, you’ll be able to experience Malton in a whole new way.

Discover more about our packages: The Talbot Hotel Offers and Packages


  • You can explore the North Yorkshire railway

Travel through time on a steam train by visiting the North Yorkshire railway. Our Malton hotel is in a prime spot for hopping one of these historical trains, as we’re just a short drive away from Pickering station. 

Learn more and plan your visit: North Yorkshire Moors Railway.


  • Our food menu

While Malton has many unique restaurants and bars, our hotel menu offers a range of delicious dishes and refreshing cocktails. So rather than venturing out into the town centre, you can kick back and relax in our restaurant or bar area after a day of exploring Malton.

View our menu here: Food and Drink at The Talbot Hotel


  • Visit independent shops

If retail therapy is what you’re after, then Malton is the place to be! There are an array of smaller, independent shops located in the town centre selling a variety of products like gifts, jewellery and of course, food! Malton even has its very own Shambles, which is a haven for small businesses. 

Plan your trip: Visit Malton


  •  Elegant decor 

Everybody needs a touch of decadence in their lives, and our hotel is the epitome of indulgence. From the stunning four-poster beds to the quirky details, you’ll be surrounded by only the most elegant of decor in The Talbot Hotel. 

Explore our rooms here: The Talbot Hotel