Ferriby Road, Hessle HU13 0JG
It may be a little outside of town, but no visit to East Yorkshire is complete without a trip to view the awe-inspiring Humber Bridge. As the eighth longest of its type, this impressive suspension bridge carries an average of 120,000 vehicles safely across the Humber each week. It also hosts a farmer’s market every 1st Sunday of the month and the attached Country Park is a 21 acres nature reserve, with nature trails winding through the woods, a bird-feeding station, and sculptures.
Hallgate, Cottingham HU16 4DD
An active Grade I listed Parish church in the heart of this East Yorkshire village, the earliest part of the current church is the priest’s door which dates to the 13th Century. During Heritage Open Days the church also does tours of the tower which is well worth a visit.
Skidby HU16 5TF Tel: 01482 848405
Originally built in 1821, Skidby Mill is set in over an acre of land commanding impressive views over the Wolds, and features the Museum of East Riding Rural Life which houses heritage collections including farming and milling collections, and photographs and objects relating to agricultural, rural, and village life.
Unit 5 Kings Parade King Street, Cottingham HU16 5QQ Tel: 01482 848419
A popular, contemporary Italian in the heart of Cottingham conveniently located a short walk from the rail station, offering a wide menu of Italian favourites such as carbonara and other pasta classics, antipasto, seafood, and pizza. Pasco’s also offers vegetarian, vegan, and gluten-free options.
Woodhill Way, Cottingham HU16 5SX Tel: 01482 847900
Located on the outskirts of Cottingham set in over 3 acres of garden, Lazaat features 43 beautiful rooms with all the mod cons and breakfast available after a restful night’s sleep. Lazaat also has a hidden-gem restaurant on-site with fresh bread baked daily and vegetarian and gluten-free options, and the venue is a popular choice for hosting weddings and functions.
106 King Street, Cottingham HU16 5QE Tel: 01482 843367
A vegan and gluten-free friendly café and coffee shop in Cottingham with a variety of savoury and sweet offerings available to eat in or take-away. Blondes is dog-friendly and has a range of environmentally friendly products available to purchase also, and have recently launched their own range of Rocky Road cake bars.
Market Green, Cottingham, East Yorkshire, HU16 4AU
With over 20 traders and local producers, this popular market is held every Thursday in the Market Green in Cottingham, with a mix of traditional and modern stalls.