This stone built, detached cottage is situated in the village of Middleham, close to Leyburn, near to the Yorkshire Dales, and sleeps two people. The Tack Room is a detached, stone built cottage in the village of Middleham, 2.5 miles from Leyburn, and situated close to the Yorkshire Dales National Park. The cottage sleeps two people and has split level accommodation with a step up to the double bedroom and the family shower room. This cottage also has a well-equipped kitchen with dining area and a first floor sitting room. To the outside of this cottage, there is car port parking for one car and a private garden/sitting area with garden furn...iture. The Tack Room is perfect for a couple that wishes to explore the stunning Yorkshire Dales National Park.
Amenities: Oil central heating. Electric oven and hob, microwave, integrated fridge, automatic washer, flat screen HD TV with Freeview, DVD, music centre with iPod charger. All fuel and power inc. in rent. Bed linen and towels inc. in rent. Sunny, private garden/sitting area with garden furniture. Car port parking for one car. Sorry, no pets and no smoking. Shops, pubs and village centre 3 mins walk.
Region: From heather-clad moors and limestone scars, to market towns and the steady pace of country life - the sublime Dales await you! Where else in Britain is it as satisfying to sit and do nothing as it is to explore the numerous pursuits on offer?
Town: Renowned for its history and race horses, the attractive Wensleydale town of Middleham is a wonderful North Yorkshire holiday location. The town's Norman castle, which dates from 1190, is second in keep size only to the Tower of London, making this a fascinating holiday spot. The centre of the town is the traditional market square, partially cobbled and offering a wide range of shops, pubs and places to eat. Another market town, Leyburn, is just a short drive away and provides a further array of great shops and pubs. The region is also host to âThe Forbidden Corner', a unique labyrinth of tunnels, chambers and surprises set amidst four acres of grounds. The cathedral city of York, the North York Moors and the Yorkshire Dales are all within easy driving distance and for some varied scenery, visitors should not overlook the stunning Heritage Coast which is nearby.
All prices are inclusive of the booking fee. Winter Short Breaks (WSB) are available at many properties in the "Winter" period - subject to availability. Extra nights are charged pro rata of the weekly rental. Off Season Breaks (OSB) are available at many properties in parts of the "Low" and "Mid" periods - subject to availability. The price for a 3 night break is either 75% of the normal weekly rental or, if it is higher, the quoted Winter Short Break price. Extra nights are charged pro rata of the weekly rental. OSBs can be booked within a calendar month of the start date of the holiday. "Last Minute Breaks" (LMB) are available at most properties throughout the "LOW", "MID", "HIGH", "PEAK", "XMAS" and "NEW YEAR" periods. The price for a 3 night break is either 65% of the normal weekly rental or, if it is higher, the quoted Winter Short Break price. Extra nights are charged pro rata of the weekly rental. LMBs can be booked within one week of the start date of the holiday.
Left on 10/17/2013 for a stay in August 2013 | Country--lover
Our stay in the Tack Room started with a warm welcome from the owner, who showed us around this unusual property. It was tastefully furnished, very comfortable, and beautifully equipped with a lovely basket of fruit awaiting our arrival, which was a very thoughtful touch. Middleham proved to be an historic and interesting centre, with several places to eat, and was ideal for exploring the dales and enjoying some attractive, scenic walks. We had a thoroughly enjoyable and relaxing holiday.
What a lovely Tach room
Left on 08/31/2013 for a stay in November 2011 | COLIN MOGRIDGE
Everything about the Tach was Excellant. The lounge at the top and the big kitchen at the bottom.A really good shower room and the little Cosey bedroom all made for an Excellant stay.Seeing the race horses in the village on their way up to the chases. And three really good pubs with Excellant food.The local people were nice and easy to talk too.I Realy enjoyed my stay at the Tach room.Undercover parking for the car as well.
Left on 09/13/2012 for a stay in May 2012 | Sue
Lovely host, cottage beautifully clean with everything you need. Location is perfect and quiet and ideal for walking. Definately will return. Thank you so much
Mr and Mrs A
Rustington, West Sussex
A charming conversion in a lovely location.
Left on 09/07/2012 for a stay in June 2012 | Mr and Mrs A
The Tack Room is a charming conversion of the highest standard and everything one needs is provided. The accommodation is very comfortable and the location is perfect for exploring the beautiful Yorkshire Dales, as well as being convenient for local hostelries. The fruit and flowers left by the owner were a pleasant surprise.
Robin & Margaret Morris
We found the Tack Room an ideal place to stay for a couple on th
Left on 05/04/2012 for a stay in March 2012 | Robin & Margaret Morris
The Tack Room is in the quiet village of Middleham, dominated by Richard Iii's Castle. We enjoyed shopping & Coffee in nearby Leyburn, with The Shawl giving splendid views of the valley. Other favourite places around are Masham (2 breweries & Visitor Centres), Richmond and lovely walks of all descriptions in Wensleydale and Swaledale; Northallerton a bit further & well worth a visit. Julia couldn't have been more welcoming - any problems that did arise were quickly sorted out and she is always at hand to help. The flat is very well furnished and comfortable & horses go by outside: this year was our fourth visit.
The accommodation and the location have a lot to offer and we'd go again!
Left on 10/27/2011 for a stay in August 2011 | guests
service 1st class
cottage vey nice, washing machine provided but nowhere to dry your clothes
eating places gone down hill
best thing about cottage-very handy location
worst thing about cottage - upstairs lounge
Frances & Geoff
Could not have wished for a better stay.
Left on 09/22/2011 for a stay in June 2011 | Frances & Geoff
This must be the best holiday retreat for two in the Yorkshire Dales. The level of cleanliness, comfort and service surpassed anything we have previously experienced.
One of the best holiday cottages we have stayed in.
Left on 09/15/2010 for a stay in June 2010 | Christine Hardstaff
The cottage was very good quality.Beautiful to see the horses every morning going down to the run.Very beautiful scenery,defenetly an area we would return to .
Richard and Rachel
Luxurious accommodation with friendly helpful owner
Left on 01/01/2010 for a stay in June 2009 | Richard and Rachel
We were welcomed by the owner Julia Barnet who explained how to use the central heating etc. She had left us a huge bowl of fresh fruit which kept us going for days. The accommodation was very comfortable and spotlessly clean. The only problem we encountered was with the shower as the temperature was very difficult to regulate.
It was a very short walk to the centre of Middleham where there was a general store, cafe, gift shop and several restaurants/pubs to eat. The racing stables dominated the village so there were plenty of horses and riders to watch if you were interested.
Middleham gave us easy access to Leyburn, Bedale, Masham and many other intesting Yorkshire towns and villages. There were spectacular drives over the Yorkshire Dales to Hawes and Muker and it was ideal for keen walkers.
Great cottage for couples
Left on 12/03/2009 for a stay in August 2008 | anng
The cottage is equipped to a high standard and the owner ensures it is immaculate on your arrival. She has it stocked with extras for you to enjoy. The weather was good during our stay so we enjoyed the sunny private patio area all day. Middleham is a good central location for both walking and touring.
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