Local area2019-08-29T17:05:42+00:00

Local area


Hollym is an attractive village situated approximately 3 Km south of Withernsea on the main road from Hull to Withernsea. The village has an open character with a number of large farms interspersed with open areas and mature hedges. St Nicholas church, built in 1814, stands isolated in a field to the south of Northside Road. It is a Grade II listed building.

The Plough Inn has been an important part of village life in Hollym for many years and has been owned and run by the current owners since 2005, providing quality Beer and Real Ales, Good Food, and a great atmosphere.

Places to visit


2 Miles away
Withernsea is a traditional holiday resort sporting an attractive promenade and seafront. The famous lighthouse towers above the houses, some 127 feet high, the home of the Lighthouse Museum with its tribute to Hollywood film star Kay Kendall.


RAF Holmpton

3 Miles away
Underground bunker operational during the Cold War. Guided tours at 2.30pm most days in the summer.


Fort Paull

13 Miles away
Napoleonic Fortress, with original foundations from 1542. Exhibitions, only surviving Blackburn Beverly Airplane and re-enactments.


Spurn Point

15 Miles away
Nature reserve. A natural breakwater between the North sea and The Humber. A shipping landmark for over 100 years. Part of the Yorkshire Nature Triangle.



19 Miles away
Lovely seaside town, with typical seaside feel. Also Hornsea Mere – wild bird sanctuary and Hornsea Freeport Shopping Outlet

The Deep, Hull

18 Miles away
5 minute walk away from the Marina and 15 from the city centre, The Deep holds 3500 fish including sharks and rays. A short walk away is Hull Marina, including the Fruit Market, with its bars, restaurants and street entertainment in summer.



33 Miles away
The promenade and old harbour mean Bridlington is not to be missed. The hustle and bustle of this seaside town is a far cry from the quiet of Withernsea.


Sewerby Hall

36 Miles away
Historic country house set in 50 acres of stunning parkland. Sewerby Zoo offers mammals birds and penguins. Don’t miss the daily feeding. A dramatic journey by land train over the cliffs links Bridlington to Sewerby Hall.