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This is a place that will forever be associated with the gentle, romantic comedy "Last of the Summer Wine" which has graced our TV screens for more than a quarter of a century. It was an inspired choice of location, for the charm of the region perfectly matches the warmth and humour of the characters, capturing the idyll of lazy summer days and the sort of amusement belonging to a long forgotten golden age.
The beautiful Holme Valley stretches down from the high Pennines along the River Holme towards Huddersfield, in West Yorkshire. Holmfirth is the main town, it offers visitors a delightful mixture of weavers cottages, Victorian hillside terraces with "top and bottom" houses, a rushing river and mills, all surrounded by breathtaking Pennine scenery.
For many the highlight of your visit will be a flip into the past with a trip around the "Summer Wine Trail" or a visit to the "Summer Wine Exhibition. A little bus takes visitor to see the most scenic locations for the show, and maybe, just maybe, you could bump into the cast and crew filming scenes for future episodes.
Holmfirth, and nearby villages have many pleasures in store, quaint shops, galleries, pubs with good ale and tasty food, and cafe's. Ivy's cafe, made famous by the TV show, was originally a paint shop, but fame has cast its hand and this is now a real cafe catering for the tourist trade.
The countryside around here is famous walking country where the air is bracing and you will never tire of the views.
Should you decide to spend a few days in the area you will be spoilt for choice for places to stay, these range from local hotels to friendly bed and breakfast homes, to caravan parks - no matter what you choose you can be assured of a hearty Yorkshire welcome from everyone - no wonder so many visitors choose to come back time and time again.
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Hotels & Accommodation in Holmfirth
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The Old Bridge Hotel
Holmfirth, West Yorkshire, England (0.1 miles, 0.2 km)
In the centre of Holmfirth, by the River Holme, this historic hotel with free Wi-Fi offers good pub food and friendly service....
More info and book online.. Price from £45.00
The White Horse Inn
Holmfirth, West Yorkshire, England (1.5 miles, 2.4 km, direction SE)
At The White Horse you can stay in the pub where Last of the Summer Wine was filmed, and enjoy delicious homemade food. There is free parking on site, and Holmfirth is a 5-minute drive away....
More info and book online.. Price from £40.00
The Rose and Crown
Huddersfield, West Yorkshire, England (1.9 miles, 3.1 km, direction NE)
A 15-minute drive from Huddersfield, this traditional pub offers à la carte dining and a range of real ales. It is situated in the heart of Thustonland village, and offers free Wi-Fi and free parking...
More info and book online.. Price from £50.00
Durker Roods Hotel
Holmfirth, West Yorkshire, England (2.7 miles, 4.4 km, direction NW)
This family-run hotel is set in a quiet location, a 10-minute drive from Huddersfield and Holmfirth. It offers free Wi-Fi, free parking, real ales and excellent traditional cuisine....
More info and book online.. Price from £40.00
The Woodman Inn
Kirkburton, West Yorkshire, England (3.4 miles, 5.5 km, direction NE)
This inn is set in the heart of Thunderbridge, a small hamlet 4 miles south of Huddersfield. It offers free Wi-Fi and free parking on site, and a full English breakfast is provided every morning....
More info and book online.. Price from £39.00
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|Brockholes Station||(1.9 miles, 3.0 km, direction N)|
|Honley Station||(2.6 miles, 4.2 km, direction N)|
|M62 Junction 23||(6.9 miles, 11.0 km, direction NW)|
|M62 Junction 24||(7.3 miles, 11.7 km, direction N)|
|Sheffield City Airport||(20.7 miles, 33.4 km, direction SE)|
|Leeds Bradford International Airport||(20.9 miles, 33.6 km, direction N)|
|Holmfirth to London||(158.9 miles, 255.6 km, direction SE)||