Carriage at The Old Station


The Old Station is made up of four letting units, three railway carriages, each sleeping up to six, and one former ticket office sleeping four (adults only), all located in Allerston.

This unique accommodation provides an excellent base from which to explore North Yorkshire's countryside, coast and attractions. Allerston is situated on the edge of the North Yorkshire Moors and Dalby Forest, just 12 miles away from the coast. The attractive market town of Pickering, home of the North York Moors Railway, is only 5 miles away. The village pub, The Cayley Arms, is 0.7 miles away at the top of the village and provide an excellent and varied menu. There are many other eating establishments close by.

There are 2 acres of grounds providing space for children to play, with open countryside beyond. Each carriage has a picnic table and BBQs are available. There is a selection of children's toys, games and bicycles. The proprietors are on hand in the station house if advice or information is required.

Facilities for children (in carragies): Cots available, Highchairs available, Outdoor play area

The Ticket Office and associated staff accommodation have been carefully renovated and converted into a spacious, two super king size, (or twin), bedroomed self-catering cottage, (for adults only). The kitchen has all the facilities that you might expect, including a freezer, dishwasher and washer dryer.

The lounge and dining area includes several restored period features plus a wood burning stove in the original ticket office fireplace.

The beds in both bedrooms can be set up as a super king size or two twins. Each bedroom has its own wc and a large walk-in shower.

Underfloor heating throughout.

Own garden area.


Guide Prices

Number of Rooms / Units
Room / Unit TypeRoom / Unit Tariff*
Carriage 1from £548.00 to £980.00 per unit per week
Carriage 2from £548.00 to £980.00 per unit per week
Carriage 3from £548.00 to £980.00 per unit per week
Ticket Officefrom £1,180.00 to £1,380.00 per unit per week

*As a guide, prices are per room per night for hotels, guest houses, B&Bs and serviced apartments and per week for self-catering accommodation.

Note: Prices are a guide only and may change on a daily basis.



  • Children welcome - Children welcome from any age
  • Children's outdoor play area



  • Private parking



  • Barbecue
  • Foodshop/mobile foodshop
  • Restaurant


  • Children welcome - Children welcome from any age
  • Children's outdoor play area

Cooking Facilities

  • Microwave cooker

Heating Facilities

  • Central heating

Laundry Facilities

  • Drying facilities
  • Ironing facilities
  • Washing machine

Leisure Facilities

  • Regular entertainment

Linen & Bedding

  • Linen provided


  • Private parking

Site Features

  • Building of historical interest
  • Garden

Map & Directions

Road Directions

By Road:Turn off the A170 into Allerston (at the Cayley Arms). The Old Station is situated 0.66 miles from the turn-off, on the right-hand side.By Public Transport:No directions provided

The Old Station


Main Street, Allerston, Pickering, North Yorkshire, YO18 7PG
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Tel01723 859024

Tel07799 766963


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Opening Times

Season (1 Jan 2022 - 31 Dec 2022)

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