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Syke Fold Country House

7 Nights FromSee prices

  • £969
    Low season
  • £1695
    Peak season

Availability 12 month calendar

  • Available
  • Unavailable
Calendar last updated: 15th January 2018
Preferred arrival day: Mon/Fri

Next OfferMore offers

£608 Fri, 19 Jan 2018
3 nights - 7 nights £843

Key Information

  • Sleeps


  • Bedrooms

    5 Rooms

  • Min Nights

    3 (all year)

  • Children


  • WiFi


  • Dogs

    2 Dogs

  • Access


  • Log Burner
  • Luxury

About Syke Fold Country House

Syke Fold Country House sleeps ten guests in five bedrooms (three are en-suite) and is located just two miles from the cobbled centre of Dent village. Affording a beautiful rural setting this delightful holiday home is set in a large garden and offers views over Dentdale with Whernside (the highest of The Three Peaks) providing a majestic backdrop.

When you visit Dentdale you will by overwhelmed by the stunning scenery, deep heritage and great sense of pride that runs through the Dales community. A place surrounded by natural beauty that has over many years attracted artists, musicians, photographers and poets. 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 base 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.

Here you can relax and unwind amongst breath taking scenery; spend your days walking through spectacular rolling countryside, enjoying riverside walks, or discovering the many attractions of the area - every day escaping the crowds to return back to this peaceful haven of tranquility.

There are plenty of outdoor activities to enjoy in the area which is a haven for walkers where stunning countryside and wildlife abound. A myriad of tracks and footpaths take you across the beautiful landscape including two popular routes, Flintergill and the Heritage Trail. Alternatively, take a more sedate stroll alongside the River Dee. Cycling is another popular pursuit with pretty country lanes for a leisurely ride and off-road tracks providing an excellent way of experiencing the beauty of the Yorkshire Dales and also the Pennine Cycleways which call be accessed directly via Dentdale village.

The Settle-Carlisle Railway is one of the areas top attractions and passes directly via Dent Station (England's highest!). Offering some of the finest scenery you will find on any rail route worldwide, you can take a train to Carlisle or Leeds for a great day out and sit back and enjoy the stunning views of the Yorkshire Dales and Pennines on your way.

Dent Village has a Heritage Centre which reveals the working lives of the Dale's people since the 16th Century and the Meditation Centre which is an ideal place for quiet contemplation. There are also three traditional pubs in the village and two cafes so plenty of choice when it comes to re-fuelling after a long day walking or exploring.

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

1) Phone:

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Amenities / Facilities

  • Log Burner
  • Luxury
  • Off-Road Parking
  • Accessible by Public Transport
  • Cot
  • Pub Nearby
  • Bike Storage
  • Golf Nearby
  • Kingsize +
  • iPod Docking
  • Garden/ Outside Area
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite/ cable TV
  • Washing Machine
  • Tumble Dryer
  • Microwave
  • Dish washer
  • CD Player
  • Shower
  • Bath
  • Horse Riding Nearby
  • Stables/ Livery Onsite
  • WiFi

Location (The Yorkshire Dales)

Accommodation comprises:

  • Spacious T shaped entrance hall.
  • Impressive 'country' style kitchen/diner with fantastic features including a multi-fuel stove, central island and range cooker (electric), along with a dishwasher, fridge, large table for dining with chairs in front of the double aspect windows letting the light flood in.
  • Utility room with fridge/ freezer, microwave and washer/dryer.
  • Living room with multi-fuel stove for cosy nights in, comfy seating, TV, DVD player and double doors.
  • Garden room at the rear of the property with stone floor and under floor heating. There is a ground floor WC, leading through to...
  • The library and second reception room are split across two levels with a vaulted ceiling, multi-fuel stove, table and chairs, plus under floor heating.
  • En-suite double bedroom on the ground floor.


  • Master bedroom which is a light and airy dual aspect room with super-king size bed, small dressing area with wardrobes and en-suite.
  • Bedroom three with king-size bed and views over the rear garden.
  • Bedroom four is an en-suite twin with a bath and garden views.
  • Bedroom five is an en-suite twin with garden views.
  • Bathroom with bath and separate shower, Jack and Jill doors with bedroom four.

Outside: A big enclosed garden (garden furniture provided) is the ideal place during the summer months. There is a herb garden, pond, garage providing bike storage and drive where you can park several cars.

Syke Fold Country House Tariff & Supplementary Information

Bedroom Configuration:
Sleeps 10 in 5 bedrooms (2 Doubles, 2 Kings and a Twin)
2 Dogs welcome
Wheelchair accessible, but check requirements with owner
No smoking
Prices for 7 nights:
Low Season from £969
Mid Season from £1149
High Season from £1589
Peak Season £1695
Preferred Arrival Day:
Payment Options:
Cheque, Credit Card, Bank Transfer
Group Booking Details:

All male groups - Yes
All female groups - Yes
Catering available - No
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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Syke Fold Country House Noticeboard

5% reduction on 14 night stays. Rates include heat & light, including logs for the fire, all bedding, towels, wifi & a amazing views.

Last Minute Offers

Fri, 19 Jan 2018 for 3 nights, £608
7 nights £843
Mon, 22 Jan 2018 for 4 nights, £558
7 nights £859 11 nights £1066
Fri, 26 Jan 2018 for 3 nights, £649
7 nights £859
Mon, 29 Jan 2018 for 4 nights, £558
7 nights £869
Fri, 2 Feb 2018 for 3 nights, £665
7 nights £869
Mon, 5 Feb 2018 for 4 nights, £555
Mon, 19 Feb 2018 for 4 nights, £644
7 nights £919
Fri, 23 Feb 2018 for 3 nights, £666
7 nights £939
Fri, 9 Mar 2018 for 3 nights, £669
7 nights £909
Mon, 12 Mar 2018 for 4 nights, £644

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Syke Fold Country House 12 month availability calendar

  • Available
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* Calendar last updated: 15th January 2018