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Make a holiday rental cottage in North Yorkshire, England Your Home Away From Home

Surrounded by the sweeping North Yorkshire Moors to the east and the picturesque Yorkshire Dales to the west, the region of North Yorkshire is perfect for all types of breaks away. A North Yorkshire holiday rental cottage is the icing on the cake, adding a touch of tradition to go hand-in-hand with beautiful countryside views. A North Yorkshire holiday can be as relaxing or as adventurous as you want it to be. No matter what kind of getaway you want, a North Yorkshire holiday will be able to deliver.

Things to Do on Holiday to North Yorkshire, England

A North Yorkshire holiday is the perfect option for those who love the outdoors and have a lot of energy to burn! Among the activities available in the region there is ample opportunity to enjoy horse riding, golf, tennis, swimming, cycling, hiking, rambling, diving, surfing, wind surfing and fishing. This area is also a haven for those who love nature such as bird watchers. The picturesque landscapes and countryside that can be found throughout the entire region also make fantastic subjects for those who love photography, sketching or painting.

Places to Visit on Holiday to North Yorkshire, England

If you are not too tired to leave your North Yorkshire holiday rental cottage, there is a wealth of attractions just waiting to be discovered throughout the entire area! Whether you are into steam railways, historic castles or zoos, there is something of all genres to be enjoyed on a North Yorkshire holiday.

Of the attractions available, Mother Shipton’s Cave and Petrifying Well in Knaresborough is a great day out for all ages. Mother Shipton was a famous prophetess in Britain over 500 years ago. Legend states that she was born in the cave which is close to the mystical petrifying well (which is a well that weirdly turns objects into stone), which is also incidentally Britain’s oldest visitor attraction.

A busy and fun day out can be had at Flamingo Land in Kirby Misperton whilst on a North Yorkshire holiday. As well as a range of adrenaline-pumping rollercoasters and exciting themed rides, Flamingo Land also has a zoo and a holiday village. There are many species of animals to be seen here – including pink flamingos, of course!

Weather in North Yorkshire, England

Visitors planning a North Yorkshire holiday can expect to experience warm, pleasant summers and cool winters. The warmest months of the year to have a North Yorkshire holiday rental cottage are generally July and August. During these months the temperature can rise as high as 22°C during the daytime. In the colder months of December and January, the daytime temperature can reach a chilly 0°C with a high of around 7°C. January is usually the wettest month of the year with around 3 inches of rainfall. Snow on the lower ground is rare and the region gets around 20 days of snowfall annually.

Travel to North Yorkshire, England

Travellers who wish to enjoy a North Yorkshire holiday can land at Leeds Bradford International Airport (LBA) which is centrally located for travelling to a North Yorkshire holiday rental cottage. There are several airlines offering affordable flights to the region including Jet2com, Air Southwest, Flybe, BMI and Eastern Airways. Passengers can leave from a variety of other UK airports such as Gatwick (LGW), Aberdeen (ABZ), Southampton(SOU), Edinburgh (EDI) and Belfast (BFS).

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                                                                                                    Barn #1663974
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                                                                                                      Wonderful! 4.8/5
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                                                                                                      Recent Reviews

                                                                                                      Beautiful property, ideal escape

                                                                                                      5 of 5
                                                                                                      Have just spent lovely week at what qualifies without doubt as one of the best holiday cottages in Yorkshire. With views that are amazing and everything that you could want at your fingertips, and lot's of little extras thrown in like the essentials for when you arrive tea and milk, and bath bombs to luxuriant in the lovely bath at the end of the evening after touring the region as Glaisdale is centrally placed to visit so many places. The cottage is clean and lovingly decorated with the character of the building shining through. Mark and Moya make you feel very welcome and I'm sure we will return again.
                                                                                                      • Review Submitted: Jul 24, 2017
                                                                                                      • Date of Stay: Jul 2017

                                                                                                      A wonderful get away

                                                                                                      4 of 5
                                                                                                      An ideal,clean ,well appointed house with everything one might need. A short walk from the centre of Skipton with all of its attractions and an easy drive to anywhere in the Yorkshire Dales. We'll be back (I hope)
                                                                                                      • Review Submitted: Jul 21, 2017
                                                                                                      • Date of Stay: Jul 2017