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The Firs & The Firs Garden Apartment with private parking & garden

House | 1 bedrooms | sleeps 4

Key Info
  • Great for children of all ages 5
  • Car not necessary
  • Pets welcome
  • Private garden

The Firs Garden Apartment forms the lower ground floor of a beautiful, Victorian, detached villa. It is self-contained with its own entrance and parking. The apartment's large, private garden sets it back from the main road.

The apartment is tastefully decorated to a high standard and comprises an open-plan living, kitchen and dining area, a separate bedroom and a shower room. The bedroom can either have a super-king-sized bed or two full-sized single beds. There is also a large sofa-bed in the living area, making the apartment able to accommodate up to four people.

Situated in Ilkley, within walking distance of the town centre and railway station, it is an ideal location for either a town-centred break or for those wishing to explore the Yorkshire Dales and beyond.

This delightful apartment is well-equipped with gas central heating and and an electric mock woodburner in the living area. There is a touch-sensitive electric hob, fan oven with grill, integrated microwave, dishwasher and washing machine, freesat television and DVD player in both the living area and bedroom with varied selection of DVDs, CD player with I-pod dock and free WIFI. Welcome tray with home baking on arrival. Towels, linen, luxury toiletries and hair dryer provided. Secure bike storage available.

As a useful alternative to bed & breakfast (especially for single night stays), a breakfast option is available in this self-catering apartment, providing cereals, croissants, eggs, juice, tea/coffee etc at an additional charge of £5 per person.

Well-behaved dogs are welcome at an additional charge of £15 per stay. Please note, dogs are not allowed in the bedroom.

Size Sleeps up to 4, 1 bedrooms
Will consider Corporate bookings, Long term lets (over 1 month), Short breaks (1-4 days)
Access Car not necessary
Nearest travel links Nearest airport: Leeds/Bradford 8 km, Nearest railway: Ilkley 500 m
Family friendly Great for children of all ages, Suitable for people with restricted mobility
Notes Pets welcome, No smoking at this property

Features and Facilities

Luxuries DVD player
General Central heating, CD player, Safe, Satellite TV, Wi-Fi available
Standard Kettle, Toaster, Iron, Hair dryer
Utilities Clothes dryer, Dishwasher, Cooker, Microwave, Fridge, Freezer, Washing machine
Rooms 1 bedroom, 1 bathrooms of which 1 Shower rooms
Furniture 1 Sofa beds, Double beds (1), Cots (1), Dining seats for 4, Lounge seats for 4
Other Linen provided, Towels provided, High chair
Outdoors Private garden, BBQ
Access Parking

Northern England region

Ilkley is situated in Wharfedale, Yorkshire and is accessible to the cosmopolitan city of Leeds via train and bus links, as well as being just a short drive from the unrivalled countryside of the Yorkshire Dales National Park.


Enjoy a relaxing break in the former Victorian spa town of Ilkley, offering a wide selection of cafés, bars and restaurants, including the famous "Bettys tea rooms" situated on the stylish Grove shopping parade. Take a stroll around town and enjoy the wide selection of independent shops, selling gifts, clothes and books.

Expore the beautiful countryside in and around Ilkley, with walks along the famous Ilkley Moor or by the river Wharfe and beyond - the Dales Way walk begins little more than a stone's throw away from the apartment.

Visit the town's Manor House Museum and learn about its history, from its Roman beginnings to its Victorian Spa town heritage.

Ilkley hosts a number of exhibitions and festivals throughout the year, including the renowned Literature Festival (4th-20th October 2013) and the Summer Festival in August. On Saturday 5th July 2014, the world famous Tour de France cycling race will pass through the town.

There's plenty on offer for everyone!

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Review 1-9 of 9

18 Aug 2014


"Cosy appartment in a lovely spot. Just fabulous!"

The appartment is brand new and there's everything you need to have a pleasant stay. We really appreciated a welcome baked cake and some fresh milk. The town is not far at all! It's a seven … More

5 Aug 2014


"Felt like home in a charming little town"

The six days we spent at "the Firs" were too short. We really felt like home in this flat which had all the amenities we required. Everything was spick and span and well thought-off. As for … More

20 Jan 2014


"What an amazing little find."

Stayed at the firs for one night with my husband and a friend, as we were in Ilkley for a birthday party, the location was perfect for the venue, Judith was so friendly and helpful and the apartment w… More

14 Jan 2014


"Little gem"

This was a great find. Myself, husband and teenage son stayed here over the New Year and found it to be first class. The apartment is spotless, modern, warm and bright and contains everything you coul… More

5 Jan 2014


"Return visit to a lovely place!"

We visited in August 2013 and returned in December for two nights. We had the same lovely welcome and another wonderful break in this great accommodation. Going back to somewhere you have already vis… More

8 Oct 2013


"Great Place to stay"

Arrived early but this was not a problem - had a warm welcome from Judith who showed us round giving us the information about the apartment and how things worked (which was great) The banana loaf was … More

31 Aug 2013


"Highly Recommended"

This is a lovely place to stay in so many ways. Judith gives a warm and helpful welcome, which is great. The apartment is nicely decorated and very well equipped, so no problems there at all. Finally,… More

8 Jun 2013


"Home from home"

From arriving Judith was very obliging the warm greeting yummy cake and Yorkshire tea was excellent, nothing was too much trouble the service to change bedding/towels was better than some hotels first… More

21 May 2013


"Welcoming, thoughtful touches, newly tastefully decorated, perfect! A great place in a great place!"

Fantastic apartment, beautifully decorated, very homely and really clean. Really thoughtful touches made our stay even more special - a welcoming cake and tea tray, lovely flowers and frozen 'Cook' meals availvble to buy. The huge double bed was so comfortable, after our hike on the moors and a powerful hot shower (piles of towels) we just could have stayed for ever! Judith really looked after us. Ilkley is a fantastic town, our walk on the moors was stunning and our 5 year old loved it; also really near Bolton Abbey, another great spot where we lazed by the river. The park in iIlkely is a short stroll away as are interesting shops and restaurants. We will definitely stay again.

Review 1-9 of 9

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  • 1 Years listed

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Calendar last updated:22 Aug 2014

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