Harry's Barn lets you experience all the peace and serenity of the beautiful Cumbrian countryside without feeling isolated. The stone 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
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!
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 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.
A beautifully furnished 5 Star dog-friendly holiday cottage in a peaceful idyllic position surrounded by fells and farmland. Perfect for walkers, those who want to simply relax and exploring, sitting in the picturesque Eden Valley between the Yorkshire Dales and the Lake District National Parks with an abundance of attractions within easy reach. Tourist board rating: 5 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.
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.
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 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 delightful dog friendly 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.
A delightful cosy retreat for two centrally positioned in the High Street of the pretty popular village of Ingleton. Sitting on the edge of the Yorkshire Dales, there are plenty of attractions within easy reach (including White Scar Show Caves and the impressive Ingleton Waterfalls) and great walks. Shops, pubs and cafes a short stroll from the cottage.
Sitting on the edge of the Yorkshire Dales in the highly desirable Yorkshire village of Ingleton, Hobby Cottage offers a warm welcome at any time of the year with some of the areas top attractions on the doorstep (Ingleton Waterfalls, White Scar Caves and Gaping Ghyll, the UK's largest pot hole!). Pubs and shops are also a short walk away making this an excellent choice for a Yorkshire holiday.
A beautifully furnished self catering holiday cottage sitting in a peaceful idyllic position in the Eden Valley surrounded by fells and farmland. Located between the Yorkshire Dales and the Lake District, there are no shortage of things to see and do. A great choice for families and dog owners. Tourist board rating: 5 Star
A fantastic conversion providing holiday accommodation with original features in a tranquil rural location in the picturesque Lune Valley within Cumbria. Close to Kirkby Lonsdale, the cottages offer easy access to both the Lake District and Yorkshire Dales National Parks and are perfect for walking and cycling with quiet lanes and lovely surrounding countryside, plus an abundance of attractions within easy reach. Tourist board rating: 4 Star Gold
A delightful AA 5 Star rated holiday cottage offering the finest of finishes and attention to detail. Located in a pretty hamlet near Dentdale within the Yorkshire Dales in Cumbria, Bridge Cottage is ideal for exploring both the Dales and the nearby Lake District. Tourist board rating: 5 Star
Stationside Apartment is just made for those who want to explore the Yorkshire Dales National Park and the Forest of Bowland. Located opposite the train station in the historic town of Settle, you can enjoy easy access to many attractions by train; superb walking and cycling from the front door and excellent amenities (including pubs, cafes and shops) within a 10 minute stroll. Fully equipped for self-catering, this 1st floor apartment is an excellent choice (and affordable!) for couples.
Bower Bank EcoBarn nestles amongst pure natural beauty in the sleepy hamlet of Gawthrop near Dentdale within the Yorkshire Dales National Park in Cumbria. Perfect for large parties who want to explore the Dales on the doorstep and also the Lake District within driving distance. A great choice for walkers and lovers of the great outdoors.
Rook's Cottage is Grade II listed and as you would expect for a property of this age, full of traditional character with oak beams, open fires and nooks and crannies! A lovely village setting amongst beautiful countryside in the Yorkshire Dales offering pubs, restaurants and nice walks. Tourist board rating: 4 Star Gold
A deceptively spacious stone holiday cottage nestling amidst Dentdale in the quaint village of Dent within the Yorkshire Dales in Cumbria. With pubs, cafes and a shop on the doorstep this is an ideal base for exploring the Dales, Cumbria (including the nearby Lake District), a walking holiday or simply relaxing.
A well furnished stone holiday cottage in an elevated position with plenty of character and stunning views in the pretty hamlet of Gawthrop, just over half a mile from the heart of the cobbled village of Dent in the Yorkshire Dales National Park near the Lakes.
A cosy Four Star pet-friendly holiday cottage right in the heart of the Three Peaks in the popular Yorkshire village of Ingleton on the edge of the Dales. With fabulous walks, Ingleton Waterfalls, White Scar Caves, shops and pubs on the doorstep, and an abundance of attractions close by (including the Settle to Carlisle Railway) you are sure to want to stay for more than a week. Tourist board rating: 4 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.