A lovely holiday cottage on the edge of the beautiful North Yorkshire Moors overlooking the steam railway and within easy walking distance of the centre of the market town of Pickering in North Yorkshire. Close to Dalby Forest, Apple Cottage is a great self-catering choice for those who enjoy being active or exploring.
Whether you're a frequent visitor to the North York Moors National Park or seeing it for the first time, you'll find 17 Hallgarth the ideal place to stay. The Grade II listed cottage is comfortable and welcoming and popular with families as well as couples. Pickering offers a great range of amenities and is only 15-minutes from Dalby Forest and Malton (with a mainline train station and excellent foodie scene). York, Whitby and Scarborough are all around half an hour's drive from the cottage making this a great base for exploring the North York Moors National Park.
Pickering is the perfect spot for a holiday in Yorkshire. The charming market town is on the borders of the North York Moors National Park and North Riding Forest, and within easy reach of the Yorkshire coast at Scarborough and Whitby, as well as Helmsley, Malton and the city of York. With fun festivals, shops, museums and a wealth of incredible wilderness on the doorstep, there is always something amazing to do. Appleleaf Cottage is an early-Victorian terraced cottage that sleeps up to four people in two comfortable bedrooms. It also has off-street parking and is perfect for couples or families.
Dating back to the 17th Century, this lovely Grade II listed holiday cottage occupies an enviable position in the North York Moors, right in the very heart of the picturesque historic fishing village of Staithes on the North Yorkshire coastline. Lovely beaches, pubs and restaurants for lazy days and an abundance of attractions for day trips out. Tourist board rating: 4 Star
Staithes is a pretty village on the North Yorkshire coast with loads of character and some fantastic attractions. This lovely townhouse on the High Street is ideal for families and friends as it is light and spacious and has a deck, patio and great views of the beck. The cottage is within walking distance of shops, pubs, the harbour and beach, and within easy reach of favourite attractions on the coast and in the North York Moors National Park, including Port Mulgrave, Runswick and Whitby.
Glenview House is a beautiful period property in Filey near the North Yorkshire Moors. The graceful Victorian holiday home sleeps eight people in four bedrooms and boasts a spacious enclosed garden and lots of family-friendly touches throughout. Filey's award-winning beach is a short stroll from the door, as are shops, cafes, bars and restaurants. The location is ideal if you want to stay in one place and spend all day at the beach, but it's also perfect if you would like to explore the North York Moors and other beaches along the Yorkshire coastline, such as Scarborough, Whitby and Robin Hood's Bay.
Old Bald Peg is a cottage with a pedigree as impressive as its Thoroughbred namesake. The Victorian terraced former estate cottage has been refurbished to provide a charming holiday home sleeping four people in two bedrooms, with two well-behaved dogs welcome by prior arrangement. Situated in the quiet village of Wass, in the North York Moors National Park, within an easy stroll of a great gastropub and the ancient ruins of Byland Abbey and close to the market towns of Helmsley and Thirsk and the historic city of York. Other local attractions include Rievaulx Abbey, Castle Howard, Sutton Bank and the Kilburn White Horse. Explore the Cleveland Way, the North Yorkshire Heritage Coast and the wild beauty of the moors.
Pickering is a fantastic holiday destination for anyone who appreciates sublime views, excellent food and friendly people. Sunnyside is a modern architect-designed holiday home sleeping eight people in four bedrooms with a flexible layout that works well for families or friends. It's on the edge of the North York Moors National Park, a mile north of Pickering's castle, shops, tea rooms and restaurants. Whitby, Scarborough and the Yorkshire Coast are only half an hour away, while York is less than an hour's drive. This area is perfect for cyclists and keen walkers, with many family-friendly attractions to keep everyone happy.
A quaint 17th Century holiday cottage located in a prime position a short walk from Robin Hood's Bay in the North Yorkshire Moors National Park. Set in a peaceful village, the cottage is just a few minutes walk from the harbour, beach, pubs and shops and within easy reach (by foot, bike or car) to Scarborough and Whitby.
Pickering is perfect for people who enjoy being outdoors and active, although Cloverleaf Cottage is so charming that guests could easily be forgiven for staying close to home. Even without its proximity to the Yorkshire Moors and Dalby Forest, Pickering would be a popular holiday destination. Its medieval castle and church, a lively market and attractions like the North Yorkshire Moors Railway make it a favourite in all seasons. Cloverleaf Cottage is an early Victorian terrace that is ideal for couples or families as there is space for up to three people to sleep in two rooms and it is within walking distance of the town's shops, pubs and attractions.
Converted from an old farm building, this cosy, comfy holiday cottage affords gorgeous views over the countryside and provides a relaxing self-catering base from which to explore this beautiful part of the North Yorkshire Heritage Coast and Moors including nearby Whitby and Robin Hood's Bay.
A delightful holiday cottage located in the quiet Yorkshire village of Fylingthorpe, close to the ancient fishing village of Robin Hoods Bay within the North Yorkshire Moors National Park. Melrose Cottage is perfect for exploring the stunning coastline with gorgeous beaches, plenty of attractions and fabulous moorland and coastal walking.
Talbot House is a welcoming holiday home furnished with families in mind. The three-bedroom property sleeps six people, with a flexible layout that you can alter to suit your needs. It's barely a five-minute walk from the cottage to the beach, Filey Brigg Country Park, and the town centre with shops, cafes, pubs and other amenities. Excellent transport links make it possible to explore without a car, going to Scarborough and York by bus or train. Talbot House is available all year round for bookings.
Rosie's Cottage is a modern barn conversion with accommodation all on the ground floor. The comfortable holiday rental sleeps four people in two stylish ensuite bedrooms, has underfloor heating throughout, and is dog-friendly. It is in the picturesque village of Oulston in the Howardian Hills AONB. The Foss Walk footpath passes nearby, and there are lots of places to walk and ride your bike. Thirsk and Malton are only a few miles away, while York and attractions like Castle Howard are also within easy reach for days out. It's an ideal location for couples, families or friends.
A delightful holiday cottage in the peaceful village of Levisham within the North York Moors National Park. Sleeping three people in two bedrooms, The Old Chapel is a fantastic rural getaway for couples or small families craving some peace and tranquility. There is an excellent pub and fantastic walks from your doorstep, or enjoy a range of outdoor activities in Dalby Forest, exploring the medieval castle in Pickering or bucket and spade days on the North Yorkshire coast. Perfect for outdoor enthusiasts, history buffs and anyone looking to escape the hustle and bustle of everyday life.
The Showfield in Levisham is a charming holiday cottage sleeping six people in three well-presented en-suite bedrooms and is ideal for a self-catering break with families or friends in any season. You are within easy reach of some of the best sights and attractions in the North York Moors National Park, with excellent access to spectacular footpaths, cycling routes and mountain bike trails.
Relax and unwind at Cowslip Cottage. This charming property is in Levisham, just a two-minute walk from an excellent pub and only six miles from Pickering. There are fantastic footpaths, cycling trails and bridleways in the area, and the owners offer secure bike storage and DIY livery so you can bring your own horse away with you should you wish. The cottage sleeps three people in two bedrooms and can, depending on availability, be booked together with neighbouring Primrose Cottage and the owner's three B&B rooms to accommodate larger groups.
This charming self-catering cottage is in the village of Wass, within walking distance of the 17th-Century Stapylton Arms pub and close to the market towns of Thirsk and Helmsley. It is in the south-west corner of the Yorkshire Dales National Park and especially popular with walkers who appreciate its proximity to beautiful footpaths. The dog-friendly cottage has three bedrooms and can sleep up to six people, with a large garden and fantastic views.
There's nothing like the sheer beauty of the North York Moors to leave you feeling revitalised and in love with the world. This welcoming first-floor self-catering apartment is ideal for couples or solo adventurers who want to explore far and wide, taking in not only the majestic moors but also lakes, woodlands, rolling countryside and impressive hills leading to panoramic vistas. Weaver Holiday Apartment is part of the award-winning Cote Ghyll holiday park, only a 10-minute walk from Osmotherley village and favourite pubs such as the Red Lion and the Three Tuns. With easy access to footpaths, cycling routes, golf courses and bridleways, you can explore the national park to your heart's content.
A holiday in the North York Moors should be on everyone's bucket list. The pure expanse of the unspoiled landscape will take your breath away. Cote Ghyll Cottage is ideal for large families as it can sleep up to eight people in four bedrooms, offering not only a sitting room with a proper open fireplace but also a games room that will keep the kids happily amused for hours. The cottage is on the edge of the pretty village of Osmotherley and within walking distance of cafes and pubs. Guests also have access to the excellent facilities of the owner's award-winning holiday park.
Popular towns in and around The North York Moors:Hutton-le-HolePickeringRobin Hoods BayStaithesWhitbyYork
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