This beautifully appointed, three bedroom cottage in the Yorkshire Dales is able to sleep up to six people in comfort and is only six miles from Settle. This stone-built, mid-terrace cottage is situated in the popular village of Horton-in-Ribblesdale, home of the famous Three Peaks Walk and just six miles from Settle. This cottage offers comfortable, well-equipped accommodation in a beautiful location and is within easy walking distance of a traditional pub. The property itself boasts a four poster bed, an open fire, an enclosed patio area and lovely views of the Three Peaks. There are also three good sized bedrooms, able to sleep a total of... six people, and the property benefits from all modern conveniences whilst still managing to retain plenty of character charm.
Amenities: Oil central heating with open fire in sitting room and wood burning stove in dining area. Electric cooker, LPG hob, microwave, fridge/freezer, dishwasher, washing machine, dryer, TV with FreeSat, DVD, radio/CD player, library of books and DVDs. Fuel, power and starter pack for open fire inc. in rent. Bed linen and towels inc. in rent. Cot and highchair on request. Roadside parking on first come, first served basis. Enclosed rear patio with garden furniture. One well-behaved pet welcome. Sorry, no smoking. Shop and pubs 2 mins walk. Note: The property overlooks a main through road and as such there may be some traffic noise.
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: Situated within the National Park and composed of traditional Dales buildings including a charming Norman church, a village shop and two pubs, the village of Horton-in-Ribblesdale is a wonderful place for a holiday. The Three Peaks Walk, Pen-Y-Ghent, Whernside and Ingleborough are all close by and offer some of the most challenging walks in the country, whilst the famous Settle-Carlisle Railway passes through the village itself and incorporates the Ribblehead viaduct, completed in 1870. The market town of Settle offers a wide variety of pubs and restaurants and is situated nearby whilst the local Victoria Hall acts as a cinema over the weekends and offers other activities such as folk nights throughout the year. Natural attractions such as Malham Cove and Gordale Scar are also within easy reach, along with the nearby Dales towns of Skipton and Malham.
Additional amenities include: high chair, cooker.Read more
Left on 08/29/2013 for a stay in June 2013 | Jacky
This is a really great cottage with a fantastic kitchen, very well equipped with everything you could possibly need. The neighbours were friendly and helpful and it is ideally situated for the Three Peaks and getting around the Dales. The courtyard garden is a real sun trap in the afternoon/evening. There are two pubs in easy walking distance, and lovely walks right from the door. The only downside I can see would be parking outside the cottage at the height of the season, but we were there on the Challenge weekend and had no problems. Easily the best cottage we have ever been to.
Left on 09/13/2012 for a stay in July 2012 | Caroline
I booked the cottage becaus myself and 3 others had decided to do th Yorkshire 3 peaks challenge, so the location of the house was perfect. The owner of the cottage could not have been more helpful when I phoned her prior to my stay - she gave me a weather report and told me what to expect on the walk! Inside the house was even better than I was expecting - the kitchen is huge and had everything we needed and more. The cosy living room, fully stocked with all sorts of Dvds and books was perfect for relaxing in after our very long walk! I really felt at home in this lovely cottage and I hope to stay there again some time.
Carol and James
Left on 01/14/2011 for a stay in November 2010 | Carol and James
We had a great stay here, beautiful house, lots of space, loved the open fires and great views.
We hope to return.
South Shields, Tyne and Wear
Exceptionally well set out property in a fantastic setting
Left on 04/15/2010 for a stay in February 2010 | Miss Condy
Excellent, large well equiped property, had everything needed for a fantastic holiday in the Dales. Owners, although never met them, left well written instructions and a lovely cake to welcome us. Log burner in the kitchen and open fire in the lounge gave the property that extra special feeling upon returning from long days out walking. Prime location for tackling the 3 peaks, plenty of places to vist, ideal central location. Had a fabulous holiday and will be booking again soon.
Left on 12/22/2009 for a stay in November 2008 | Tillotson
We had a really lovely weekend break at the cottage. The cottage was warm and cosy and had everything we could have needed. We loved the Old Peculiar at the pub on the bridge and the warm fire. Would stay again in this cottage and also would visit Horton in Ribblesdale again.
Geoff Gibbs & Family
Left on 12/02/2009 for a stay in August 2009 | Geoff Gibbs & Family
An excellent cottage to be thoroughly recommended.
Very well furnished, equiped and comfortable,a true home from home.
An excellent library and collection of good DVD's for those rainy days or cosy nights in.
Also, the owner has very thoughtfully provided maps and guide books for daily use on your travels.
Stunning views across to Pen-y-Ghent from the front and for the rail buffs, the famous Settle to Carlisle Railway to the rear.
Local amenities good especially The Crown Hotel which is the better pub of the two in the village.
There is also a small shop for those small items needed day to day.
Cottage is central for exploring The Dales and The Lakes.Also ideally placed for some "serious" walking especially "The Three Peaks".
In short we would definately return to "Pen-y-Ghent view" again.
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