A comfortable cosy holiday cottage in a lovely rural location within Cumbria near the unspoilt village of Ravenstonedale. Conveniently located for exploring the many attractions of both the Yorkshire Dales and the Lake District and ideal for walkers. Tourist board rating: 4 Star
One of two self-catering cottages full of character ideally placed in the very heart of Coverdale in the Yorkshire Dales. A great location for cyclists who want to take on the challenge of Le Tour de France route (bike storage available) and cosy all year round with a log burner and biomass heating system. Together the cottages can sleep groups of eight. Tourist board rating: 3 Star
Two individual, character holiday cottages, located in the heart of Coverdale in the Yorkshire Dales National Park. With spectacular views across the dale, this is an ideal base for walkers, cyclists or those wishing to explore the Dales. Refurbished in 2014 and benefitting from a biomass heating system. Tourist board rating: 3 Star
Escape to the peace and serenity of the beautiful Yorkshire countryside. This welcoming cottage is a haven for couples who want to explore the Nidderdale Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty, Yorkshire Dales National Park and the North York Moors National Park. It is only two miles from Masham, where there are two excellent breweries (Theakston and Black Sheep) as well as a twice-weekly market and an array of independent shops, tea rooms and pubs. Walking and cycling are very popular pastimes, and with York, Harrogate and Ripon all within easy reach, you can have the perfect holiday in Yorkshire.
Formerly a coaching inn, this beautifully converted holiday home sits on the outskirts of the attractive village of Ingleton on the edge of the Yorkshire Dales National Park and is within easy reach of the Lake District. A stunning area famed for its waterfalls, caves and mountains with fabulous opportunities for walkers.
A delightful romantic dog-friendly cottage for two oozing character and charm in the pretty rural village of Fearby, just a mile and within walking distance of the popular market town of Masham with its great pubs, shops and two famous breweries. Perfect for exploring the Yorkshire Dales National Park and a good choice for those who like walking. Log burner for cosy nights.
A charming Grade II listed holiday cottage with stunning views across Wensleydale and only a two minute walk from the restaurants, pubs and shops in the Yorkshire village of Askrigg. The perfect place for a relaxing holiday within the Yorkshire Dales. Tourist board rating: 4 Star Gold
A mews style holiday cottage in a quiet position right in the heart of the popular Yorkshire village of Askrigg. With lovely views, the cottage is an ideal base for exploring the Yorkshire Dales National Park with pubs and a village shop just a short walk away and superb walking on the doorstep.
A welcoming self-catering bungalow on the edge of the Yorkshire village of Ingleton on the outskirts of the Yorkshire Dales National Park with the spectacular Waterfalls Walks and White Scar Cave close by. Excellent opportunities for walkers, climbers and cavers as well as those who want to explore the areas many attractions with Bowland, the Lake District and the Howgill Fells within easy reach.
A large detached cottage with off road parking, recently extended and refurbished to a high standard. Ideally placed in the Cumbrian village of Dent in the Yorkshire Dales National Park, it makes a fantastic base for exploring the Dales and the Lake District and is perfect for extended families and large groups wanting a walking or cycling holiday.
A beautifully presented Grade II listed former lead miners' cottage set in the heart of picturesque Swaledale within the Yorkshire Dales National Park. Wonderful for walking and visiting the many market towns of the Dales, with some of the finest views from the terrace you will find - just take a look for yourself! Tourist board rating: 4 Star 4
Sitting in an exclusive development on the outskirts of the Yorkshire Dales, this beautifully presented holiday home is located in the vibrant market town of Kirkby Lonsdale with great shops, pubs and restaurants on the doorstep. On-site leisure facilities include an indoor pool and spa and the location is perfect for exploring not only the Dales but also the Lakes, Howgills, Forest of Bowland and the Cumbrian Coast. Tourist board rating: 4 Star Gold
Burrow Meadows is ideally placed in an exclusive development in Cumbria on the edge of the Yorkshire Dales, within walking distance of the shops, cafes, pubs and restaurants of Kirkby Lonsdale. Guests have excellent on-site leisure facilities (indoor pool, gym and spa) and a wealth of attractions to discover throughout the Dales, Lake District, Forest of Bowland, Cumbrian Coast and the Howgills. Tourist board rating: 4 Star Gold
Bower Bank EcoBarn nestles amongst pure natural beauty in a sleepy hamlet near Dentdale, within the Yorkshire Dales in Cumbria. Perfect for large parties who want to explore the Dales on the doorstep and also the Lake District within driving distance.
Newton Grange is home to Moorber Cottage, which is one of six self-catering retreats sitting on the edge of the Yorkshire Dales in a picturesque rural position. With the village of Gargrave and the market town of Skipton close by, you can enjoy easy access to the many attractions of the Dales, and wonderful walks and outdoor adventures. Tourist board rating: 4 Star
Ideally situated in the cobbled centre of Dent within the Yorkshire Dales in Cumbria, this delightful holiday cottage has pubs, cafes and shops on the doorstep and is perfect for exploring the Dales, Cumbria (inc the nearby Lake District), a walking holiday or simply relaxing.
A pretty well presented stone cottage sitting in an idyllic peaceful position in a little hamlet close to Kirkby Lonsdale on the edge of the Yorkshire Dales National Park. The Lake District's many attractions are within easy driving distance, making this perfect for touring, walking, cycling or simply relaxing amongst stunning scenery.
Located in Dent village within the Yorkshire Dales in Cumbria, Penny Bank Cottage is an excellent choice for couples and welcomes dogs. With pubs, cafes and shops on the doorstep, this is an ideal place for exploring the Yorkshire Dales, Cumbria (inc the nearby Lake District), a walking holiday or simply relaxing.
Close to the The Lake District National Park, North Yorkshire Dales and The Trough of Bowland, this romantic retreat is set amongst breath taking countryside and a perfect hideaway for couples wanting to explore this beautiful area. Tourist board rating: 5 Star
Close to the The Lake District National Park, North Yorkshire Dales and The Trough of Bowland, this substantial holiday home is located in breath taking countryside and ideal for friends or family who want to get together and celebrate an occasion. Tourist board rating: 5 Star
A popular holiday destination for those seeking some time away from the rat race, the Yorkshire Dales is a 'must' for anyone who appreciates breathtaking scenery. Home to one of the UK's most unique landscapes, The Dales is a walkers paradise with ever changing scenery made all the more diverse and beautiful by the temperament of the weather
Malham, in particular, is a must on the to-do list for visitors to the area. Known for its limestone cliffs, miles of ancient stone walls and lush green fields, it is a superb backdrop for fascinating walks. The area is so unique, in fact, that is has been deemed a ‘Site of Special Scientific Interest’. The highly protected area is home to plenty of wildlife for those on the lookout. Visitors to Malham should also be sure to make their way to Malham Cove – an intriguing natural limestone formation that has been created over millions of years.
The Yorkshire Dales is home to Wensleydale – a beautifully scenic area, with vast moorland, dotted with pretty waterfalls. Making a trip to see the Aysgarth Falls, in particular, will not disappoint. Those more interested in man-made creations should visit the fascinating ruins of Middleham Castle, built in 1190.
Moving closer to Cumbria is the quaint farming community of Dentdale. It is an area steeped in history, with remnants from the Vikings, who settled there in the 10th Century. Though home to only one village, there is plenty to see and do in this scenic spot. The Dent Brewery is well worth a visit for the guided tours and award-winning ales.
The vast Yorkshire Dales provides some of the prettiest unspoilt scenery to be found in the UK. If you are thinking of visiting, take a look at our guide to help you discover all of the Yorkshire Dales best bits.