Explore, Experience, Enjoy
Make it Memorable
Spend an evening tasting real ales at Hull’s microbrewery in the historic old town, wine and dine your delegates surrounded by 3,500 fish including spectacular sharks and rays at award winning visitor attraction The Deep, or combine a drinks reception with a private viewing at Ferens Art Gallery, where recent exhibitions have included works as diverse as Warhol and Da Vinci.
Rural Treats & Retreats
The magnificent Yorkshire Wolds, which inspired some of artist David Hockney’s major work, offers an abundance of activities. This breathtaking landscape is the backdrop for the annual Walking and Outdoor Festival and is ideal to explore by foot, car, cycle, or on horseback. Alternatively spend a thrilling time watching the Sport of Kings at Beverley Racecourse or enjoy award winning cuisine at Tickton Grange in the Georgian Manor House’s Champagne restaurant.
Waterfront City Experience
Discover a woolly mammoth, climb aboard a fishing vessel or view an Old Master in Hull’s 8 free museums. Enjoy tasty fayre in a traditional pub or try the latest dining experience at the award winning 1884 Dock Street Kitchen which overlooks the stunning Hull Marina, home to Hull’s annual cultural festival, Freedom. For a spot of retail therapy meander along the cobbled streets exploring an array of independent shops or visit the uniquely located shopping centre built on stilts over an historic former dock to find all your favourite high street stores.
If Golf is your Cup of Tee!
Enjoy great golfing facilities ideal for mini tournaments and team building, including two golf hotels. Cave Castle Hotel & Country Club, an historic castellated manor house with an 18 hole course nestled in 150 acres of rolling countryside. Across the spectacular Humber Bridge is luxurious 4 star Forest Pines Hotel and Golf Resort. The dramatic 27-hole course offers challenging greens and fairways that unroll through ancient woodland. Experience The KP, a new development set in a 200 acre countryside estate, with stunning glasshouse and beautiful 18 hole golf course.
Walks, Talk and Trails
Enjoy a tailor-made guided tour by day or night with our excellent English Heritage accredited tour guide Paul Schofield, or choose from one of the many themed tours ranging in subject from historic pubs to ghostly scares and scandals! Alternatively, follow one of our many self guided trails covering diverse topics from poetry, history and slavery abolition, to life size fish sculptures and alfresco art!
If time away from it all appeals, you’ll adore the dramatic East Yorkshire heritage coastline and the classic seaside resort of Bridlington. Here you can take a boat trip to view 200,000 spectacular seabirds, enjoy a show or host a gala dinner at the award-winning Bridlington Spa or get hands on at a traditional rock making factory.
Experience one of Hull’s many sporting events; enjoy the thrilling waterfront spectacular of the annual P1 Superstock Powerboat race; join the 25,000 strong ‘Black and Amber Army’ cheering on Premier League football club Hull City at the KC Stadium, catch an exhilarating Hull Stingrays ice hockey match at Hull Arena, or watch the city’s two top-level Super League rugby clubs Hull FC and Hull KR battle out a home derby.
Team Building with a Twist
Take up one of Catzero’s many team challenges on land or at sea! Crew a yacht, build your own accommodation, take a night hike through the Yorkshire Wolds or climb a 90 foot mast! Give clients a unique and exciting experience at Humberside Offshore Training Association’s purpose built Survival Training Centre; participants are strapped into the Helicopter Underwater Escape Training simulator, fondly known as the “Dunker”, and submerged in the 4.5m deep training pool!