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  • 4 Bathrooms
  • 4 Bedrooms
  • Sleeps 8
  • 0 Pets
  • Dishwasher
  • Garden / Patio
  • Highchair
  • Open Fire
  • Wifi
  • Cot Available
  • Luxury Collection
  • Washing Machine
  • Pets – not allowed
  • All En-suite
  • Open Plan
  • Parking - On Site
  • Shower Cubicle
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2 nights - mostly start on Fri or Sat
3 nights - must start on Fri

4 nights - must start on Mon
5 nights - 22nd or 29th Dec 2012 only.

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Surrounded by magnificent scenery and within easy reach of Harrogate and Ripon, this property is a wonderful countryside retreat.

Surrounded by magnificent scenery and within easy reach of Harrogate and Ripon, this property is a wonderful countryside retreat.

Situated in an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty, adjoining the owners’ B&B, this wonderful property is superbly suited for those looking for a rural escape. In the heart of the Nidderdale countryside, this traditional York stone cottage is oozing with character and charm.
Warm, welcoming and full of home comforts, you’ll be sure to feel right at home in this lovely house. Make the most of the open plan living space and cosy up in front of the open fire in the elegantly furnished living area, complete with an additional seating area. The chic kitchen offers an electric cooker with a double oven, so you and your family can enjoy perfectly home cooked meals.
Venture upstairs, where you can take your pick of one of five luxurious bedrooms, each with a Freeview TV. A sumptuous double bedroom and three zip and link twin bedrooms await you, and with each bedroom having its own en-suite facilities, you will be spoilt for choice. It really is the perfect place to lay your head for the night, ready for tomorrow’s adventures.
Perfect for discovering the Yorkshire Dales, Drovers’ Cottage is ideal for those wishing to explore this beautiful part of Yorkshire. There are many National Trust properties nearby including Fountains Abbey and Studley Royal, which make for a lovely day out. Although there is nothing better than knowing you can return to Drovers’ Cottage after a long day and relax with your loved ones.
Outside, there is a private patio area, where you can sit and enjoy a glass of your favourite tipple on an evening. There is also a shared patio and garden area where the children can run around. But no matter what, Drovers’ Cottage offers the perfect base for that well needed family holiday.

Open plan living/dining room with open fire and well-equipped kitchen area. Utility. Separate toilet. First floor: Double bedroom with TV and en-suite shower room with toilet. Three twin bedrooms, each with zip & link beds (can be super kingsize) and TV; two with en-suite bathroom with over-bath shower and toilet, one with en-suite shower room (double cubicle) and toilet.

  • Open fire - initial fuel included, thereafter available at cost
  • Electricity, full biomass central heating, bed linen and towels included
  • Travel cot
  • High chair
  • Five Freeview TVs
  • Electric cooker (double oven)
  • Microwave
  • Washing machine
  • Tumble dryer
  • Clothes drying cupboard
  • Dishwasher
  • Fridge/freezer
  • Wi-Fi
  • Patio with furniture
  • Shared garden with patio and furniture
  • Parking (for 6 cars)
  • Natural water supply from borehole
  • No smoking

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What do our customers say?

  • 9

    Lynn

    Posted by anonymous

    Great for a family get together. Lovely location with plenty to do in the vicinity. Very well equipped property. High quality linen, extremely comfortable beds and beautiful bathrooms. Highly recommended.

    Confirmed guest, 22/05/2017 19/06/2017
9.8 out of 10 – based on 8 reviews collected by ReeVoo