Why book a hotel when you can stay somewhere as spacious and comfortable as Urban Boutique Apartment. This elegant holiday home is spread over two levels and is a short walk from the heart of Harrogate's bars, restaurants and boutiques. Harrogate is the perfect place for a relaxed holiday with lots to see and do in town and the surrounding areas. The magnificent Yorkshire Dales and Nidderdale Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty are only a few miles away, as is historic York and lively Leeds. With space to sleep up to 10 people in four bedrooms, this property is perfect for a holiday with family and friends.
Tucked away behind the market square in the vibrant town of Leyburn, The Fold offers contemporary accommodation for two adults in the heart of Wensleydale. Ideally located, just a short stroll to all the shops, eateries and amenities, and with fantastic walks and bike rides on your doorstep, it is the perfect base for couples to explore the Yorkshire Dales. With a king size bedroom, modern kitchen, cosy living area and a private patio, this bright and airy self-catering bungalow is comfortable and cosy at any time of the year.
The Manse is a spacious comfy holiday home in the pretty Swaledale village of Keld within the Yorkshire Dales National Park. In a peaceful position, this charming holiday rental is an ideal base for outdoor enthusiasts including walkers and is an ideal base for exploring the Dales and its many attractions.
Ideally situated in the cobbled centre of Dent within the Yorkshire Dales in the county of Cumbria, Ivy Cottage has pubs, cafes, shops and spectacular walking on the doorstep and is perfect for exploring the Dales, Cumbria (including the nearby Lake District), or simply relaxing.
A cosy bolthole for two perfectly placed in a tranquil setting with amazing views up and down Dentdale within the Yorkshire Dales National Park. Sitting in the tiny hamlet of Gawthrop, Ellerbank Cottage offers all the right ingredients to relax and unwind, fabulous walking and cycling, and is just a half mile walk along the river (or across the fields) to the pretty cobbled village of Dent with pubs and cafes. Great base for exploring the Dales and Cumbria (including the nearby Lake District National Park).
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.
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.
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 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.
Tucked away on a peaceful lane a short walk from the centre of High Casterton (with pub) and just 1.5 miles (20 minute walk) from cosmopolitan Kirkby Lonsdale with a great choice of pubs and shops, Norwood Cottage is a fantastic holiday home for couples or families who love spectacular scenery, great food and plenty of variety. There is good access to both the Yorkshire Dales and the Lake District, with fantastic sights like Cragg Hill, Dentdale and Levens Hall all nearby. The flexible layout accommodates four people in two bedrooms, with the second bedroom being able to be configured as either a double or a twin, depending on your needs.
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.
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
Large groups of up to fourteen guests are sure to love the space and privacy that Cowgill Grange (sleeps 10 in 5 bedrooms) and The Coach House (sleeps 4 in 2 bedrooms) provide. Both set within grounds just a few steps apart, this is a superb choice for extended families and large groups who appreciate plenty of space and privacy whilst away. Fantastic opportunities for walkers and cyclists and within walking distance of Dent Railway Station on the picturesque Settle to Carlisle line. An ideal base for exploring both the Yorkshire Dales and the nearby Lake District.
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.
A delightful three bedroom traditional holiday cottage with two bathrooms and a fantastic first floor sitting room for enjoying wonderful views over the dale. Set in the Yorkshire village of Low Row with gastro pub in walking distance, Hillcrest is a perfect retreat for exploring the Yorkshire Dales National Park, relaxing and enjoying the many miles of wonderful walking the area offers.
Kirkby Lonsdale is a fantastic place for a holiday. It is right on the edge of the Yorkshire Dales National Park and the Forest of Bowland Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty, and only half an hour from the Lake District National Park and the Arnside and Silverdale AONB. The busy market town is full of wonderful independent shops, bars, cafes and restaurants, all virtually on the doorstep of this stylish apartment overlooking the historic Market Square. The Georgian House Apartment No.1 is a beautifully renovated one-bedroom apartment on the first floor of a Georgian building, with a private entrance through a cobbled lane. It's perfect for couples or independent visitors in the area for walking, cycling and sightseeing, or who want a welcoming home-away-from-home while working.
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.
29 Broughton Grove is a quiet cottage beside the Leeds and Liverpool Canal on the outskirts of Skipton. It's within walking distance of pubs, shops, cafes, a mainline train station, and Skipton's fantastic market and historic castle, and on the doorstep of the breathtaking Yorkshire Moors National Park. Many guests who stay here come for a walking or cycling holiday, and with the cottage being pet-friendly, your dog can also enjoy the beautiful footpaths around the area. 29 Broughton Grove sleeps three people in one bedroom and suits couples, small families and independent travellers who want a comfortable, convenient place to stay to get away and relax.
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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.