Argil Cottage - Self catering holiday cottage in Great Barugh, Nr Pickering, North Yorkshire, The North York Moors, England - Sleeps 4
Argil Cottage is a delightful detached 4 Star Gold holiday cottage that can accommodate up to four guests in three bedrooms. In the heart of rural North Yorkshire, Argil Cottage provides a peaceful retreat and is located in a quiet, traditional hamlet in the Vale of Pickering on the edge of the North York Moors National Park. The cottage provides everything you should need to help you have an enjoyable and memorable relaxing holiday.
The hamlet of Great Barugh sits in the heart of beautiful Ryedale, in between the market towns of Malton and Pickering. It is a peaceful place where you can have a taste of country life yet within easy reach of the many attractions of the area, providing plenty to see and do.
Attractions locally and within easy reach include: Eden Camp Modern History Museum which accurately recreates life in the second world war; the historic City of York with its incredible Gothic cathedral, great shops, museums and restaurants; the popular seaside town of Whitby and Scarborough on North Yorkshire's heritage coastline; Castle Howard, one of the country's finest stately homes; York Moors Railway - the perfect way to explore the moors by steam train and the local market towns of Helmsley, Kirkbymoorside, Malton and Pickering, boasting thriving weekly markets where you can stock up on wonderful local produce.
There are plenty of outdoor activities to enjoy within the area. North Yorkshire is superb for mountain bikers with numerous tracks and bridleways through hidden valleys and across spectacular moors. It is also a walker's paradise with everything from a lovely riverside stroll to a long distance hike.
For those who enjoy eating out, there is a pub in Great Barugh and for a fine dining experience, why not visit the Black Swan at Oldstead which was recently awarded a Michelin Star. Alternatively, enjoy one of the finest Yorkshire teas at Betty's Team Room in York or fantastic fish and chips at Magpie's and Trencher's in Whitby.
Argil Cottage is in a perfect location for exploring the North York Moors and its 4 Star Gold rating guarantees a high quality of holiday accommodation.
- Horse Riding Nearby
- Near Pub/Restaurant
- Garden/Outside Area
- Bike Storage
- Golf Facilities Nearby
- Off-Road Parking
- Washing Machine
- CD Player
- Sitting room which is dual aspect so you can enjoy views. There is Freeview television with a built in DVD player and comfortable seating.
- Fully fitted kitchen with modern appliances including oven and hob, dishwasher, fridge, microwave and breakfast table with seating for four.
- Utility room just off the kitchen with washing machine and sink.
- Downstairs WC.
- Separate dining room with large table and seating for four.
- Two comfortable double bedrooms, one with walk in wardrobe, both with comfortable double beds.
- Additional third bedroom with single bed and great views out of the back of the cottage towards the moors.
- Family bathroom with a full sized bath and power shower.
Outside: There is a traditional cottage garden at the front of the cottage and a private terrace with seating area at the back. With views over the moors, the terrace is ideal for sitting out on a summer's evening. There is also a lockable garage for your car or bike storage and room for an additional car on the drive.
Additional information: The price includes full oil central heating, electricity, towels, linen and bedding. Short breaks are available through the winter months or at short notice during the summer. A high chair and hairdryer are provided.
Low Season from £395
Mid Season from £460
High Season from £550
Peak Season £595
Star Rating: 4 Star
Changeover Day: Saturday
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Sleeps 4 people in 3 bedrooms (2 Doubles & 1 Single)
Owner: Kathy Ward click Contact Details for owner´s phone number and email address.
Argil Cottage joined Independent Cottages in Dec 2011
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Reviews and Testimonials for Argil Cottage
Wow. We have stayed in many holiday cottages over the years but this is the best. Lovely decor, lots of little touches, warm and welcoming. It's bliss. Arnold and Julia, Ilkley.
Dear Kathy. My sister and I have had a wonderful holiday in your fabulous cottage - we love the decor. Gin and tonics on the patio, watching the horses were great. North Yorks is beautiful. Thanks, Elaine and Angela.
We arrived at Argil late evening. It's warm, wonderful and welcoming. Thank you. Tim and family
We are here. WOW. It's lovely. And we are not going home. Julie & family.
Wow, what an absolutely fantastic cottage. It is so beautifully decorated and cosy; it made our stay very luxurious. We will definitely recommend this place to friends and family. Faye, Andy, Sarah and Leighton
Thank you for such a lovely break in this superb cottage. The attention to detail makes it more than just somewhere to stay. Can't wait to come back again. Al and Jules.
This is a beautiful cottage, so cosy and warm. Everything is of a very high standard and there are so many lovely finishing touches. We had a lovely week exploring the area from York to Whitby to Scarborough. Helen and Jim,Eleanor and Alice, Stafford.
One of the best cottages we have stayed at, everything is first class. We enjoyed the railway museum in York and our train ride from Pickering to Whitby. The Fitzgeralds and Feathers.
What a lovely house, we could live here forever! We also enjoyed great dinners in the pub. Hans and Hanneke.
Lovely. We enjoyed staying in this cottage very much. We enjoyed the great view of the horses and it is in a very nice location. Andrew,Julie, Jenny and George, Exeter.
We all had a lovely time in this beautiful cottage. We liked Pickering and the North York Moors railway, Helmsley and York. We really liked seeing the horses in the field at the back of the cottage. Thank you, Mark, Cheryl, Rupert and Oscar.
An amazing cottage, so peaceful and welcoming. We have loved our stay here, the rabbits and horses are delightful. Lovely meals at the pub. Thank you for your care and detail. Ian and Carol.