Why take the train to Malton?
Malton is primarily a market town with an ambition of becoming Yorkshire's top food town. This pretty town holds a market every Saturday and a farmers market once a month.
An interesting bit of trivia about Malton is that Charles Dickens wrote 'A Christmas Carol' whilst staying in the town.
Out and About
Flamingo Land Theme Park and Zoo is the perfect destination for a fun filled family day out. With over 50 rides and plenty of attractions there is something for everyone at Flamingo Land.
Situated in Malton's picturesque Market Place, Smash is a little treasure trove full of fashionable goodies comprising clothing, jewellery, handbags and all those other little accessories you may require.
World Wide Shopping Mall
Based in Chancery Lane, World Wide Shopping Mall has everything you could possible want under one roof. Whether you are shopping for toys, lights, shoes, lingerie pottery or more you can find it all at the World Wide Shopping Mall in Malton.
The Market Place Bistro
If you seek a menu which offers something mouth-watering for everyone then be sure to eat at The Market Place Bistro in Malton.
St Michaels Tavern
Malton is home to an excellent German restaurant which has become very popular for its tasty Wienerschnitzel. St. Michael's Tavern at the Mount Hotel attracts many people to Malton. Its menu has also become very popular with locals and their delicious Bratwurst sausages and wheat beer have proven to be particular favourites.
If you are in Malton looking for Theatre, Music, Dance, Art and Comedy then visit Milton Rooms. It is the largest theatre in Ryedale and has a wide variety of acts every week. Be sure to check the schedule to see what is on whilst you are in Malton.
The Palace Cinema
The independent Palace Cinema is a charming art deco gem showing many of the latest blockbuster films as well as some cinema classics.
The Talbot Hotel
This characteristic country hotel offers timeless elegance and superior hospitality. The bedrooms have been individually designed and offer luxurious comfort. The Talbot Hotel underwent major restoration and re-opened in April 2012.
The Old Lodge
Located less than half a mile from the train station The Old Lodge is a perfect spot to get a good night's sleep if you have just arrived on one of our trains to Malton.