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Cuckoo Cottage

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3 bedrooms
2 bathrooms
6 guests
Minimum stay varies
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Surrounded by stunning scenery on the borders of the Yorkshire Dales National Park, Cuckoo Cottage lies at the heart of some of the most wonderful countryside in England. Located in a designated Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty, this cosy, 200-year old stone cottage is the perfect base for exploring the beautiful Yorkshire Dales and offers an idyllic retreat in which to unwind.Behind the cottage, the sunny, walled courtyard with cast iron garden furniture and BBQ contains a delightful south-facing, stone-built studio – an ideal space for relaxing whatever the weather – and country walks start from right outside the cottage gate. The cottage is ideally situated for the Dales and there are many wonderful places to visit nearby including Fountains Abbey, a World Heritage Site, Brimham Roc...Surrounded by stunning scenery on the borders of the Yorkshire Dales National Park, Cuckoo Cottage lies at the heart of some of the most wonderful countryside in England. Located in a designated Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty, this cosy, 200-year old stone cottage is the perfect base for exploring the beautiful Yorkshire Dales and offers an idyllic retreat in which to unwind.Behind the cottage, the sunny, walled courtyard with cast iron garden furniture and BBQ contains a delightful south-facing, stone-built studio – an ideal space for relaxing whatever the weather – and country walks start from right outside the cottage gate. The cottage is ideally situated for the Dales and there are many wonderful places to visit nearby including Fountains Abbey, a World Heritage Site, Brimham Rocks and the spa town of Harrogate.More
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About the Owner
Greg B
Languages spoken:English
Response Rate:90%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:June 2014
Interaction with guests
When you have booked we will send you joining details about 2-weeks from the start of your stay with the address and key details. It is your holiday so once your booking starts you are free to turn-up when you like. We have a local housekeeper but we are always contactable through the mail system here if you need us. In the cottage we provide a full info file, loads of leaflets on things to do, OS maps, walking guides, loads of games and a studio/games room with a dart board.
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Cuckoo Cottage is just perfect, I've stayed in many Dales cottages but this is one of the best! The decor is delightful, with many original features such as fire places and beams, which are perfectly combined with all modern conveniences, such as the powerful walk...More

Date of stay: October 2019
Thank Jo B
Reviewed 15 September 2019

So in love with the cottage that we’ve spent more time in here than going out! Beautifully appointed and furnished to the highest standards, Cuckoo Cottage could very certainly become our home from home! The landscape is gorgeous. You don’t have to go far to...More

Date of stay: September 2019
Thank Rajashree D
Quest539033, VR Owner at Cuckoo Cottage, responded to this reviewResponded 16 September 2019

Brilliant, so pleased the Cottage was good and there was plenty to do locally. Thank you, do come again!

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Reviewed 9 September 2019

Great place to stay , plenty of room and packed with everything you need . A couple of friendly local pubs and restaurants , lovely places to visit such as fountains abbey and Brimham Rocks. lovely scenic walks.

Date of stay: August 2019
Thank seanhodgson228
Quest539033, VR Owner at Cuckoo Cottage, responded to this reviewResponded 11 September 2019

Fantastic, thank you. Pleased it had everything you needed.

Reviewed 14 July 2019

Was everything we hoped for and more. Very comfortable and private. Village was beautiful as well as the residents.We canadians were very impressed with UK bus and train systems. Will definitely recommend North Yorkshire and would love to go back again.

Date of stay: July 2019
Thank Brian G
Quest539033, VR Owner at Cuckoo Cottage, responded to this reviewResponded 24 July 2019

Fabulous, delighted that the Cottage and the Dales delivered for you to provide a great experience.

Reviewed 30 June 2019

What a perfect cottage !! Ideally located near to shops and pubs.lovely river walks for the dogs to cool down. Would definitely go back.very comfy beds and tastefully decorated plenty of room to accommodate up to 6 people. We didn't want to leave after having...More

Date of stay: June 2019
Thank Suzy B
Quest539033, VR Owner at Cuckoo Cottage, responded to this reviewResponded 14 July 2019

Great review thank you. Plenty of room for 6, we've planned it to be a home from home all year round.

Amenities
Pets Allowed: Yes
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: Yes
Cooker
DVD Player
Grill
Suitable For Children Under 5
Short Term Rentals (4 Days Or Fewer)
Fishing Nearby
Local Guides/Maps
Refrigerator
Washer
Central Heating
Dryer
Towels Provided
Dishwasher
Freezer
Private Garden
Books
Iron
Hairdryer
Stereo System
TV
Parking
Microwave
Linens Provided
Wi-Fi
Kettle
Internet Access
Toaster
Fireplace
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Does this holiday rental have a steam room?YesNoUnsure
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About the neighbourhood
Pateley Bridge, on the borders of the Yorkshire Dales National Park has shopping and dining in the village. There are many wonderful walks nearby and a public footpath starts outside the cottage back gate. The World Heritage Site of Fountains Abbey and Studley Royal water gardens, the amazing natural rock formations at Brimham Rocks (both National Trust) and the award-winning landscape sculpture Coldstones Cut – a monumental piece of public art with stunning views of the surrounding countryside are all a short drive away. A few minutes’ walk away the High Street has a 17th-century coaching inn, tea shops, cafes and restaurants, 2 award-winning butchers, bakeries, a deli, two small supermarkets stores and the oldest sweet shop.
Getting around
Bus services are available into Harrogate, local taxi firms are reliable and reasonably priced or a car or motorbike will get you around most conveniently. The train station at Harrogate has regular train links to Leeds and York. Nearby pubs and restaurants include the Sportsman’s Arms at Wath – a short drive or riverside walk away serve excellent food – and there is the Michelin-starred Yorke Arms at Ramsgill. There is a good range of shopping and restaurants in nearby Ripon, Knaresborough and Harrogate, and many independent shops and studios in the area exhibiting and selling artisan products.
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