Discover the beauty of the Yorkshire Dales National Park with a stay in Molly Cottage. Tucked away just a short walk from the centre of Ingleton village, and close to the start of the Ingleton Waterfalls Trail and the Yorkshire Three Peaks Walk, this stone holiday cottage sleeps four guests in two bedrooms and is ideal for couples, friends and small families. Great pubs like the Masons Freehouse and The Marton Arms are a few minutes walk from the front door, while White Scar Cave, Kirkby Lonsdale and the Settle-Carlisle Railway are a pleasant drive or cycle away.
Immerse yourself in the glory of Wensleydale from the cottage, garden or whilst out and about exploring miles of tracks and trails by cycling or walking straight from the front door. A peaceful setting, Overdale holiday cottage is perfect for walkers, bird watchers and those wanting to relax, and is just one mile from the thriving market town of Hawes in the Yorkshire Dales.
Hilltop is an idyllic cottage in a picturesque location in the Yorkshire Dales National Park with fantastic views. The owners have sympathetically updated the period cottage to make it comfortable for modern visitors while still retaining original features and character. It sleeps four people in two bedrooms, and there are lots of lovely walks and bike rides in the area. The cottage is within walking distance of the friendly village pub and just a few miles from Kirkby Lonsdale. The Lake District National Park and Bowland Forest are also easy to reach.
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.
Surrounded by breathtaking views and gorgeous countryside, this charming 17th century farmhouse is a true gem. Perfectly combining character with modern day comforts, the owners of Hill House have created a cosy and welcoming holiday cottage in the beautiful Upper Eden valley. Hill House is located in the small village of Winton, just a 30 minute walk to the traditional market town of Kirkby Stephen. Explore a new footpath each day or enjoy meandering around the picturesque towns and villages. With the North Pennines and Yorkshire Dales on your doorstep, and the Lake District just a stone's throw away, there are endless opportunities for exploring this stunning part of the world.
Even if you only have a few days in the Yorkshire Dales, staying at Gemstone Cottage will help you enjoy every minute. This lovely stone cottage is within walking distance of the centre of Settle, and close to pubs, cafes and shops. The Yorkshire Moors open up just five minutes from the front door, making it especially popular with walkers and mountain bikers, and there is also golf and horseriding nearby. Climb aboard the Settle to Carlisle Railway and marvel at the Ribblehead Viaduct, or drive or cycle around country lanes discovering incredible views and friendly towns and villages. With space for up to four people in two rooms, it is ideal for couples, families or friends.
Dent is a friendly village in the heart of the Yorkshire Dales National Park, close to Sedburgh and only half an hour from Kendal and the southern Lake District National Park. This period holiday cottage is a five-minute walk from the village shop, two real-ale pubs and a choice of cafes, and a short drive or bike ride from Sedburgh. The hills and fells offer stunning views and ample opportunities for hiking, mountain biking and climbing, and the River Dee is nearby for fishing in season. The self-catering cottage sleeps up to four people in two bedrooms and is a favourite with couples who enjoy its far-reaching countryside views and cosy log burner.
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. West Close Cottage benefits from a biomass heating system.
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.
Harry's Barn lets you experience all the peace and serenity of the beautiful Cumbrian countryside without feeling isolated. The stone holiday cottage, which dates back around 200 years, has been upgraded and modernised to offer 4-Star Gold (Visit England) standard accommodation in the lovely village of Maulds Meaburn, in the Eden Valley and the Lake District National Park. The dog-friendly cottage has a large garden and is ideal for couples or families with children over the age of five. Tourist board rating: 4 Star Gold
Stay in the desirable Pottergate area of Richmond in this gorgeous Yorkshire self-catering holiday home. The first-floor, two-bedroom apartment sleeps four people and is furnished to a very high standard. A comfortable sofa bed can sleep one or two more people, making the apartment well-suited to couples or families. Shops, cafes, bars and restaurants are all within a five-minute walk. Stroll beside the river to Easby Abbey or tackle the footpaths and mountain bike trails of the spectacular Yorkshire Dales, which are on the doorstep. Garden View has allocated off-street parking and is available for bookings all year round.
A pretty Victorian cottage in the heart of Haworth, a short walk from shops, cafes, pubs and favourite attractions including the Parsonage Museum and Haworth Church. The Yorkshire Dales National Park is within easy reach, as is Skipton, the Pennines, Harrogate and Ilkey. The two-bedroom cottage has lovely views and sleeps up to four people, making it ideal for couples, families and friends.
A delightful dog friendly holiday cottage with wonderful views perfectly placed near to the historic market town of Kirkby Lonsdale where the stunning Lake District meets the rolling Yorkshire Dales. Ideal for walkers or anyone wanting to discover the many attractions of Lancashire, Cumbria and North Yorkshire.
Sitting in an enviable position on the Bolton Abbey Estate, Barden Bunk Barn is a great venue for large groups of friends, families, outdoor enthusiasts and team building events sleeping up to twenty guests. Surrounded by glorious Yorkshire Dales scenery, this historically significant Grade I barn has four bunk rooms for sleeping, open-plan living with pool table, self catering facilities, and magnificent views. Priest House Restaurant is on the estate for catering.
Sitting right in the heart of Dent's picturesque cobbled village, this detached large holiday cottage is perfect for families, friends and walkers who want to explore this beautiful part of Cumbria and the Yorkshire Dales, as well as the Lakes which is within easy driving distance. Rocklea Cottage is within strolling distance of pubs, shops and is surrounded by stunning scenery.
Hill Top Cottage is a gorgeous Grade II listed holiday cottage in the charming Yorkshire Dales village of Appletreewick. It is only eight miles to Skipton, and there are several walks available from the front door. The two village pubs are a few minutes away on foot. It's a fantastic area for walking, mountain biking and cycling, and there is also a lot to see and do if you aren't feeling energetic. The Dales town of Grassington (the filming location for "All Creatures Great and Small"), Parcevall Hall Gardens, Bolton Abbey, and the steam railway at Embsay are very short drives. Further afield, visit where the Brontës lived in Haworth, the UNESCO World Heritage site at Fountains Abbey or the gardens at Newby Hall and Harlow Carr. The three-bedroom cottage is perfect for families and available for holidays all year round.
Hazel Brow House provides luxury group accommodation in the Yorkshire Dales. The Victorian holiday home sleeps 15 people in eight bedrooms, or guests can rent part of the cottage for groups of up to six. It's in the quiet Swaledale village of Low Row, three miles from Reeth and within easy reach of Richmond. It's ideal for a holiday with family and friends, celebrating a milestone birthday, or getting together with your favourite people for your wedding or vow renewal. The house is dog-friendly and benefits from spectacular south-facing views and direct access to the River Swale.
One of an impressive collection of luxury award-winning holiday homes ideally position on the outskirts of Richmond - the gateway to the Yorkshire Dales National Park. If you are looking for a little luxury whilst on holiday, with the convenience of amenities and places for a meal out within walking distance, then this stylish lodge is likely to be a perfect choice. Lovely walks and cycle routes from the front door and a wealth of attractions within easy reach.
A delightful holiday cottage providing a peaceful rural retreat for couples. Surrounded by the stunning scenery of the beautiful Howgills Fells, Bluebell Cottage is close to Sedbergh in the Yorkshire Dales but also close to the Lake District National Park so plenty of attractions within easy reach. Tourist board rating: 4 Star Gold
Badgers Cottage is an attractive holiday rental situated in Overdale, the gateway to the Yorkshire Dales National Park. This pretty stone cottage sits alongside the Ribble beck with a public footpath only 35 metres from its front door. It also has under cover bike storage and provides the perfect self-catering base to explore this wonderful area.
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A popular holiday destination for those seeking some time away from the rat race, the Yorkshire Dales is a 'must' for anyone who appreciates breath-taking 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.
Depending on where you stay in the national park, cottages in Yorkshire Dales can provide the perfect base for exploring the many attractions of this magnificent county. Visit Bronte Country, the North York Moors for a day by the sea or swap the coast for the Lakes with a trip to Windermere. If you prefer to be out in the fresh air exploring by bike, take on part of the Yorkshire Dales Cycleway, the Coast to Coast challenge or follow the route of the Tour de Yorkshire.
The vast Yorkshire Dales provides some of the prettiest unspoilt scenery to be found in the UK. Whether you are looking for holiday cottages near major Dales attractions or want to get off the beaten track away from it all, our independent owners are here to share the savings of booking direct and provide a warm Yorkshire welcome.