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High fells, riverside meadows and stunning views...

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Wensleydale

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It's given its name to one of Britain's finest cheeses, but Wensleydale has so much more to offer. This is the valley of the River Ure, part of the Yorkshire Dales National Park and a popular destination for walkers and hikers.

As well as the rolling landscape of the valley itself, Wensleydale is overlooked by the distinctive flat- topped hill of Addlebrough, above the village of Bainbridge and Penhill, which stands guard over Leyburn. Wensleydale's dramatic scenery is dotted with ancient towns and villages, offering a great range of shops, pubs and tea rooms.

Hawes, at the head of the valley, is the centre of the famous cheese-making industry as well as rope- making, while Hardraw is home to Hardraw Force, one of the highest waterfalls in England.

At Aysgarth, the River Ure tumbles down a limestone staircase at the beauty spot known as Aysgarth Falls.

There are many other fascinating towns and villages in the valley; hidden treasures abound as the Ure flows eastwards. Middleham, with its castle, was the childhood home of Richard III while at West Burton, you can visit the famous Cat Pottery.

Although a walker's paradise, tired feet can let the train take the strain with a trip on the Wensleydale Railway. Heritage steam and diesel trains run along 17 miles of line between Redmire and Leeming Bar at the eastern end of the dale.

Don't forget the famous Buttertubs Pass, a great walk that leads from Hawes and Hardraw, over a high moorland pass and down to neighbouring Swaledale.

The Loft

ref: 218111

Leyburn, Wensleydale & Area

4 Stars

An apartment in the heart of Leyburn offering wonderful contemporary accommodation
Sleeps2 - 4
No of bedrooms1Pets allowed?No
No of bathrooms1Changeover dayFriday

Farend

ref: DC4451

Leyburn, Wensleydale & Area

3 Stars

ExteriorSet in one acre of gardens with walking and cycling from the door, just a short walk from Leyburn.
Sleeps2
No of bedrooms1Pets allowed?No
No of bathrooms1Changeover daySaturday

Stable Cottage

ref: DC1954

Harmby near Leyburn, Wensleydale & Area

3 Stars

ExteriorConverted stable with open fire and views across Cover Valley.
Sleeps2
No of bedrooms1Pets allowed?No
No of bathrooms1Changeover daySaturday

Chapel Cottage

ref: 218094

Finghall near Leyburn, Wensleydale & Area

4 Stars

This immaculately presented Chapel conversion offers the perfect luxury escape for any couple.
Sleeps2
No of bedrooms1Pets allowed?Yes
No of bathrooms1Changeover daySaturday

Byre Cottage

ref: DC5314

Well near Bedale, Wensleydale & Area

4 Stars

ExteriorCharming barn conversion set in rolling countryside.
Sleeps2
No of bedrooms1Pets allowed?No
No of bathrooms2Changeover dayFriday

The Old Telephone Exchange

ref: 218070

Masham, Wensleydale & Area


Stunning holiday home, stylishly furnished and decorated just a short stroll from Masham centre
Sleeps2
No of bedrooms1Pets allowed?Yes
No of bathrooms1Changeover daySaturday

Beck House

NEW! ref: 218134

Grisedale near Hawes, Wensleydale & Area


ExteriorDelightful and scenic countryside location with walls from the door.
Sleeps2
No of bedrooms1Pets allowed?No
No of bathrooms1Changeover daySaturday

The Applery

ref: 218086

Leyburn, Wensleydale & Area

4 Stars

This luxurious apartment offers contemporary living at its best in a charming location
Sleeps2 - 4
No of bedrooms1Pets allowed?No
No of bathrooms1Changeover dayFriday

Grange Cottage

ref: DC1664

Harmby near Leyburn, Wensleydale & Area

3 Stars

ExteriorConverted stable on ground floor level with a village pub within walking distance.
Sleeps2
No of bedrooms1Pets allowed?No
No of bathrooms1Changeover daySaturday

The Old Chapel

NEW! ref: 218130

Castle Bolton, near Leyburn, Wensleydale & Area

4 Stars

ExteriorCharming cottage with wood burning stove set in a pretty dales village, the perfect country retreat.
Sleeps2
No of bedrooms1Pets allowed?Yes
No of bathrooms1Changeover daySaturday

Castle Cottage

ref: 218113

Hornby near Leyburn, Wensleydale & Area

4 Stars

Spacious and welcoming cottage in a beautifully quiet hamlet between Leyburn and Bedale.
Sleeps2
No of bedrooms1Pets allowed?No
No of bathrooms1Changeover dayFriday

Braithwaite Hall Apartment**

ref: 218065

East Witton near Leyburn, Wensleydale & Area

4 Stars

Delightful ground floor apartment within a stunning country residence
Sleeps2
No of bedrooms1Pets allowed?Yes
No of bathrooms1Changeover dayFriday

Mary's Cottage

ref: DC5313

Well near Bedale, Wensleydale & Area

4 Stars

ExteriorCharming barn conversion set in rolling countryside.
Sleeps2
No of bedrooms1Pets allowed?No
No of bathrooms1Changeover daySaturday

Watermill Croft

ref: 211143

Little Crakehall near Bedale, Wensleydale & Area

4 Stars

Watermill Croft is the perfect, cosy retreat for couples and offers good quality accommodation in warm surroundings.
Sleeps2
No of bedrooms1Pets allowed?No
No of bathrooms1Changeover daySaturday

Little Welham

ref: 218085

Bedale, Wensleydale & Area

4 Stars

Little Welham sits in open countryside, yet only a stone's throw from Bedale
Sleeps2
No of bedrooms1Pets allowed?No
No of bathrooms1Changeover dayFriday

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