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The Bolthole

from £43 /night help Price for guests, Nights

Excellent 5/5 Score from 6 reviews

Excellent 5/5 

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Cozy living room with 40 inch Smart TV, and Blu-ray DVD

Cottage / 2 bedrooms / sleeps 4

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Cottage / 2 bedrooms / sleeps 4

Key Info
  • Great for children of all ages
  • Car advised
  • Pets welcome

Ground Floor: Heated by gas fired central heating and comprising:

Lounge: with laminate wood floors, wood-burning stove, exposed beams, spacious leather corner sofa, TV/DVD with Freeview, I-Pod/CD player

Kitchen: with dining area. Yorkshire flagstone floors and beamed ceiling. Electric oven and gas hob, microwave, fridge with icebox, mini-freezer (located under the stairs in the living room) washer/dryer.

First Floor:

Bedroom One: Superb master bedroom with king size coloured brass bed, leather armchair, portable TV/DVD, hair dryer, hair straighteners, exposed beams and trusses. Open to the stairs.

Bedroom Two: With full size bunk beds. Accessed from the master bedroom.

Shower Room: with double power shower, WC, basin, heated towel rail and shaver point.

All fuel (starter pack of fuel for the wood-burner), power, bed linen and towels included. Stairgate provided. Two well behaved pets welcome. On street parking available - not a designated spot.

Size Sleeps up to 4, 2 bedrooms
Check in time: 15:00
Check out time: 10:00
Nearest beach Whitby
Will consider Corporate bookings, Long term lets (over 1 month)
Access Car advised
Nearest travel links Nearest airport: Leeds, Nearest railway: Northallerton
Family friendly Great for children of all ages
Notes Pets welcome, No smoking at this property

Features and Facilities

Luxuries Log fire, DVD player
General Central heating, TV, CD player
Standard Kettle, Toaster, Iron, Hair dryer
Utilities Clothes dryer, Cooker, Microwave, Fridge, Freezer, Washing machine
Rooms 2 bedrooms, 1 bathrooms of which 1 Shower rooms
Furniture Dining seats for 4, Lounge seats for 4
Other Linen provided, Towels provided
Further details indoors

Well stocked living room with a selection of DVDs and games.

Extensive book library in the master bedroom.

Note: single beds are set up in bunk-bed configuration.

Further details outdoors

Parking is available outside the cottage on a first come, first served basis. There is more free parking locally within seconds walk of the cottage.

The cottage is situated close all all local amenities including a range of excellent pubs and eateries. The nearest pub, a 17th century, ivy-clad inn, is a couple of minutes walk away.

Wonderful scenic walks, in particular across the Leyburn Shawl, are only moments away- no car required.......

The Yorkshire region

Wensleydale and the surrounding areas provide an excellent base for the great outdoors, with plenty of wonderful walking and cycling opportunities.

Explore the beautiful surrounding countryside, visit the many Castles, Abbeys and Stately Homes in the area during your stay, or spend a relaxing hour or two in one of the many cosy Dales pubs which can be found tucked away in every corner

Hawes, known as the capital of Upper Wensleydale, is a busy market town with many restaurants and tearooms. Local industries thrive with pottery, wooden toys, the famous Wensleydale cheese and ropemaking for visitors to see. Interesting antique shops offer a glimpse of times gone by and the Dales Countryside Museum and National Park Centre are essential for those interested in traditional countryside life.

The town of Leyburn boasts one or two unusual attractions having its own cinema, a Teapottery producing novelty teapots, a chocolate maker, violin maker's workshop and a fine arts and antiques auction house. Craft workshops and galleries also offer a range of locally and regionally made items including woodturning, stained glass, paintings and pottery.

To the west of Leyburn is the village of Bainbridge which is centered around a spacious village green complete with stocks. The River Bain, the shortest river in England, flows from Lake Semerwater over a picturesque waterfall near the village. Visit Askrigg to the north famous for its associations with the James Herriot television series "All Creatures Great and Small". It also has regular craft fairs, an annual art exhibition and flower festival.

Upper Wensleydale can offer you a multitude of eateries to satisfy your tastebuds. Although Hawes is the main town of the area most of the villages can provide you with excellent food in shops, cafés and pubs.

Leyburn

Leyburn is a thriving town with a local market every Friday. Farmers Markets are held throughout the year. The Leyburn Shawl is a few minutes' walk from the cottage and provides wonderful views over Wensleydale and is also excellent walking territory. MIddleham, famous for views of racehorses training on the gallops is only two miles away and is linked to Leyburn by an usual suspension bridge built in 1829.

Leyburn hosts its own food festival in May in each and the Wensleydale Show is held in Leyburn each August Bank Holiday weekend.

There is also a single track railway which runs through Leyburn and in the summer the steam train can often been seen in the station at Leyburn with timetabled services running between Leeming Bar and Redmire via Leyburn.

York, Harrogate and Ripon are easily accessible by car.

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16 Jan 2015

5/5

"Great second stay in a fab cottage"

The Bolthole is in a great location in the centre of Leyburn in the Yorkshire Dales. The cottage itself is very clean, tidy and homely. The facilities include wifi and a good size TV (ideal for X Fact… More

I've just found out how to respond to these review!!! Rebecca, thank you so much for such a glowing review! We do love our cottage and enjoy our stays there - we used 15 years of "holiday cottaging" ourselves as our research for our own cottage and we are so glad that you enjoyed it. We look forward to welcoming you both back again!!!! Fiona

15 Nov 2014

5/5

"Home from home"

First cottage stay in North Yorkshire and we picked a real gem with The Bolthole. Location is perfect, and the cottage is nigh on faultless (door lock is slightly tricky) but that is being really pern… More

4 Oct 2014

5/5

"What a Stunner"

What a fantastic cottage, absolutely perfect for exploring the Dales. The cottage is beautiful and would be so cosy in the winter with the wood burner. Very well equipped. We absolutely loved our wee… More

28 Jul 2014

4/5

"Lovely Cottage in very nice market town"

The cottage was excellent, main bedroom is the highlight, light and airy. TV/DVD in living room and bedroom, well equipped kitchen and recently installed bathroom with a great shower. The 2nd bedroo… More

4 Aug 2013

5/5

"Super chilled"

What a lovely little cottage this was. Clean, comfortable...stunning!! We thoroughly enjoyed our stay here over the 1940's weekend and remaining week. Everything is within easy walking distance. … More

13 May 2012

5/5

"Fantastic Holiday"

Staying in the Bolthole was one of our best holidays ever. The cottage is very pretty, very cosy, clean and convieniently situated with shops, lovely views and wonderful walks on your doorstep. We lov… More

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      Calendar last updated:24 May 2015

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