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  • 1 Bathrooms
  • 1 Bedrooms
  • Sleeps 2
  • 0 Pets
  • Detached Property
  • Dishwasher
  • Garden / Patio
  • Highchair
  • Pub within 1 mile
  • Woodburning Stove
  • Boutique Collection
  • Wifi
  • Cot Available
  • Luxury Collection
  • Washing Machine
  • Pets – not allowed
  • All En-suite
  • Private Hot Tub
  • Parking - On Site
  • Shower Cubicle
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On the edge of Skipton lies this charming cottage within the Yorkshire Dales, perfect for a couple romantic getaway.

On the edge of Skipton lies this charming cottage within the Yorkshire Dales, perfect for a couple romantic getaway.

If you have been longing for that dream romantic escape to the country with your partner, then look no further.

Blue Buttons is a charming detached cottage found on a private drive just 5 minutes from the centre of the bustling market town of Skipton. Elegantly designed and furnished by an interior designer; the oak flooring and striking overhead beams bring the whole living room to life, complemented by high quality décor. The cottage has been tailored to accommodate any couple’s dream retreat; with its welcome pack of local produce and bottle of wine, deluxe double Jacuzzi air bath, chromatherapy lighting, and 6ft bed, cosy dressing gowns and toiletries at your disposal - sure enough, no detail has been overlooked.

Known as the Gateway to the Yorkshire Dales National Park, Skipton is a model base-camp for those wanting to get out into the countryside, which itself offers a plethora of activities. Alternatively, take a day to replenish yourselves - try the Turkish Baths in the spa town of Harrogate; travel back in time at the Jorvik Viking Centre in York. All these and more are but a short distance from the property.

If you’d prefer to stay a little closer to home, stroll into town; fall in love with its local farmers’ markets, cobbled back streets and lively welcoming ambience. Try Craven’s indoor swimming pool and sauna, which are just 3 minutes’ walk from your front door. At the end of the day, nothing beats getting cosy in front of the TV - let the warmth of the wood burner lull you into a deep sweet slumber.

So sit back, relax, and let Blue Buttons revitalise you body and mind.

Kitchen/dining room with induction range (for cooking), TV, oak floor and bi-fold doors to patio. Separate toilet. First floor: Spacious, beamed living room with oak floor and wood-burning stove. Spacious double bedroom with 6ft bed, TV and en-suite bathroom with double Jacuzzi air bath, chromatherapy lighting, separate shower cubicle and toilet.

  • Wood-burning stove - fuel available locally
  • Electricity, full gas central heating, bed linen and towels included
  • Travel cot
  • High chair
  • Welcome pack
  • Three TVs
  • DVD (small library)
  • Radio/CD
  • Induction range included
  • Microwave
  • Washing machine
  • 24hr drying service
  • Dishwasher
  • American-style fridge/freezer
  • Wi-fi (3.75GB per week)
  • Patio with furniture
  • Shared garden
  • Parking (for 1 car)
  • No smoking

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What do our customers say?

  • 10

    Mary

    Posted by anonymous

    We thoroughly enjoyed staying in Blue Buttons. It was clean, bright, and comfortable, and the owners were friendly and welcoming. Everything we could need in a self catering property was provided. The kitchen was the best equipped one we have ever stayed in, and there was plenty of information about the local area, including walks, which we found very helpful. The location was excellent. It's set back from the road, so is very peaceful, but we could easily walk down into Skipton, or up the road to the farm shop. It's a very good centre for a holiday, with plenty to see and do.

    Confirmed guest, 30/09/2017 24/10/2017
  • 9

    Simon

    Posted by anonymous

    We had a very good weeks holiday in this well equipped cottage.

    Confirmed guest, 23/09/2017 29/09/2017
  • 10

    Windsor

    Posted by anonymous

    Excellent week's walking in the Dales and great to come back to such a lovely property in the evening. The jacuzzi was also a big bonus. Hosts could not have been more friendly and hope to stay there again in the next year or so.

    Confirmed guest, 02/09/2017 11/09/2017
  • 10

    Simon

    Posted by anonymous

    A Ten out of Ten, Five Star accommodation. If you are looking to stay in, or near, Skipton then do yourself a favour and look no further. Everything about this rental is perfect, I could not find a fault if I were paid to do so. Thanks and well done to the owners/renters. We look forward to visiting again!

    Confirmed guest, 08/07/2017 16/07/2017
  • 9

    Joyce

    Posted by anonymous

    A lovely roomy place with some luxury touches and a nice outlook. Great location for getting out and about and an easy walk into the town.

    Confirmed guest, 13/05/2017 22/05/2017
  • 7

    Christine

    Posted by anonymous

    We didn't find this cottage as central to the Dales for us as we hoped but that's maybe our choice of things to do. It is a nice building on first arrival but we found the size and set up strange for just two people. The lounge is so vast, we were sat at opposite sides of a room and ended up moving a huge sofa to be closer together. Unfortunately the armchair and sofa have seen been days as far as comfort goes - terrible. The tv was small for the size of room and only had a basic free view package. There was no phone, which for us as Carers was a big deal but luckily our mobiles did work there and there was internet connection (which ran out during our stay and the owner was quick at reinstating). On the plus side, the bed is one of the most comfortable holiday beds we've used for a long time. The kitchen/dining room over looking the back garden with its lovely birds was very enjoyable. Was so looking forward to the Jacuzzi Bath but all the stern health warnings that went with it and the complicated controls freaked me out, so we didn't bother in the end. Great boost to cottage is Keelham Farm Shop up the road, fabulous range of goods and great eatery in own right. N.b if you smell something strange, get rid of the fire lighters in the Lounge - eye wateringly bad (previous guest thought it was petrol from cars stored under house but owners still didn't work out what it was.)

    Confirmed guest, 11/03/2017 17/03/2017

    Response from:

    Response on behalf of the owner; We were upset to see that these guests were not happy with the seating in Blue buttons – the sofa is a kick back and lie out sofa – most people put the large foot stool in front and put their feet up and relax. In the interests of accommodating people who like traditional seating we have purchased a further leather chair which is a wing back armchair. With regard to sky T.V. and a phone – neither are an advertised facility – there is however good mobile reception. There is a standard notice supplied by English country Cottages which states that pregnant women and people with heart or circulatory problems should not use the Jacuzzi/whirlpool bath – this applies to all baths of this nature – in addition we ask guests to take care using it . We always leave the fire laid and this involves using fire lighters – we apologise that we had not placed the rest of the packet in a zip lock bag.
9.6 out of 10 – based on 14 reviews collected by ReeVoo