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Church Gate

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7 Nights  

  • £459  to  £969

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Short Breaks From

  • £125 p/night
    Off peak
    (3 night min)
  • £285 p/night
    Peak season
    (4 night min)

Key Information

  • Sleeps


  • Bedrooms

    3 Rooms

  • Min Nights

    4 (peak)
    3 (off peak)

  • Children


  • WiFi


  • Dogs

    2 Dogs

  • Bathrooms


  • Access


  • Open Fire

About Church Gate

A visit to Dentdale is sure to overwhelm by the stunning scenery, rich heritage and great sense of pride that runs through the Dales community. A place surrounded by natural beauty that has attracted and inspired culture loves like photographers, artists and poets over the centuries. Dentdale offers visitors the opportunity to enjoy a more relaxed pace of life and its convenient location, on the outskirts of Cumbria yet within the Yorkshire Dales National Park, makes it a superb place for visiting the vast array of attractions dotted throughout both the Dales and the county of Cumbria, including the Lake District National Park which is just fifteen miles from Dent.

From the moment you arrive you can immediately unwind and relax amongst the pure natural beauty of the landscape. Spend hours walking through spectacular scenery, strolling alongside the river keeping an eye-out for wildlife, or discovering the many attractions of the area knowing you can escape the crowds and return to your own quiet oasis of calm at the end of the day.

The local area offers a plethora of outdoor adventures to fill your days with a myriad of tracks and footpaths taking you across the beautiful landscape including two popular routes, Flintergill and the Heritage Trail. A more gentle option is to walk beside the River Dee; or hop on your bike and cycle the quiet country lanes. For mountain bikers, there are also off-road options allowing you to get off the beaten track and discover the raw natural beauty of the Dales. The Pennine Cycleway also passes through Dent adding yet further choice.

Jump on-board the Settle to Carlisle Railway. One of the areas top attractions, it passes directly via Dent Station (England's highest!) and offers some of the finest scenery you will find on any rail route worldwide. The railway line provides access to both the cities of Leeds and Carlisle for a day trip out.

Visit the Heritage Centre in the heart of Dent and learn all about the history and working life of the locals living in the Dales. The Mediation Centre in the village is a lovely place to visit for a quiet moment of contemplation; or savour a proper pint in one of the pubs (you have a choice of three!) or a wedge of cake and cup of tea one of the cafes - perfect for re-fuelling after a long day walking!

With superb opportunities for walkers, breathtaking scenery and an abundance of attractions both in the Yorkshire Dales and throughout Cumbria, it is hardly any wonder so many guests return to Dent for their holiday.

Contact the owner

Owner details:

Managed By Peter Rushton joined Independent Cottages in April 2010

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Amenities / Facilities

  • Open Fire
  • Accessible by Public Transport
  • Pub Nearby
  • Bike Storage
  • Golf Nearby
  • Kingsize +
  • iPod Docking
  • Garden/ Outside Area
  • DVD Player
  • Smart TV
  • Satellite/ cable TV
  • Washing Machine
  • Microwave
  • CD Player
  • Shower
  • Bath
  • WiFi

Location (The Yorkshire Dales)

Church Gate sleeps six guests and is a large stone holiday cottage conveniently located in the heart of Dent village.

Accommodation comprises:

  • Entrance hall, generous in size that leads into..
  • Cosy sitting room with exposed beams and stone walls, open fire which provides a wonderful atmosphere on those more chilly nights, comfy seating, television for entertainment as well as DVD player.
  • Kitchen with an electric cooker, ample cupboards for storage, kettle, microwave, toaster, washing machine, fridge/freezer and a dining area which is a perfect place for guests to sit and keep the cook company.
  • Spacious dining room which looks over to the church, leading to...
  • Downstairs cloak-room with WC.
  • Stone staircase that takes you to the upstairs landing.
  • Three double bedrooms, all of a good size. The largest is a dual aspect room with views to the west and up towards the Sun Inn; the second room looks over the church yard and the third bedroom looks out over the cobbled street.
  • Big bathroom with both a bath, as well as a separate shower cubicle, WC and wash basin.

Additional information: The rate includes electricity for heat and light, central heating, all bedding and WiFi. There is a garage for bicycle storage. A reserved space on a nearby private car park is provided. The  public car park has EV charging points. One dog welcome. Non smoking.

Church Gate Tariff & Supplementary Information

Bedroom Configuration:
Sleeps 6 in 3 bedrooms (3 Doubles)
2 dogs welcome
Unlikely to be suitable for wheelchair users. Please discuss any specific accessibility requirements with the owner
No smoking
Prices for 7 nights:
From £459
To £969
Preferred Arrival Day:
Payment Options:
Cheque, Credit / Debit Card, Bank Transfer
Booking Conditions:
Please refer to the owner for accessibility requirements, booking terms / conditions and cancellation policy.
Help combat online fraud. Speak to the owner on our officially verified number: +44(0)7973 989831 before paying by bank transfer.
Please discuss any requirements regarding your pet(s) with the property owner.
Independent Cottages recommends that you take out holiday cancellation insurance.

Owner Area

Managed By Peter Rushton
Member Since April 2010

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Church Gate 18 Month Availability Calendar

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* Calendar last updated: 20th July 2024
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