Welburn is a village in the Ryedale district of North Yorkshire, on the edge of the Howardian Hills. It is located 2 miles from the stately home Castle Howard. It is about 14 miles from York and 5 miles south-west of Malton/Norton. It is a popular area for walkers and bird-watchers and many walks taking in the grounds of Castle Howard start from outside the Crown and Cushion.
Welburn is in the district of Rydale and is located 5 miles from Malton and 13 miles from York city centre. The village is easily accessible and is clearly signposted off the A64.