Fellsman Cottage ref: CC219018

Reeth, Swaledale

3 Stars



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  • Barbecue 
  • Dishwasher 
  • Garden / Patio 
  • Highchair 
  • Pub within 1 mile 
  • Pets – no charge 
  • WiFi 
  • Cot Available 
  • Washing Machine 


The picturesque village of Reeth is situated in the Yorkshire Dales National Park at the junction of Swaledale and Arkengarthdale. The village stands round a large traditional village green and has an impressive range of amenities for visitors, all of which are within 200 yards of Fellsman Cottage. These include shops supplying basic provisions, craft and gift shops, a Post Office, Tourist Office, tearooms, 3 public houses (all serving food), a hotel/restaurant, weekly market on Fridays and the Swaledale Museum.
Fellsman Cottage is a welcoming traditional family cottage which has recently been extended and refurbished offering spacious and homely accommodation. It is situated on the village green but has a private garden, making it ideal for families. Shop and pub 100 yards, restaurant 500 yards.

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Accommodation details

Ground floor

Living Room: With satellite TV and DVD player.
Kitchen/dining area: With electric oven and hob, microwave, fridge and dishwasher.
Utility Room: With hanging space for coats, boot rack, fridge/freezer and washer/dryer.
Bedroom 1: With bunk beds.
Bathroom 1: With shower over bath, toilet and heated towel rail.

First floor

Bedroom 2: With king size bed and en-suite with shower cubicle, toilet and heated towel rail.
Bedroom 3: With double bed.

Second floor

Third floor

Fourth floor


Oil fired central heating, power, bed linen and Wi-Fi included. Travel cot and high chair available.


Garden with decking, garden furniture and BBQ. Parking available on adjacent village green.
Please note there is an Access Statement available for this property. If required please call 01228 406701.
  • Nearest town
  • Shops
    100 Yards
  • Distance
    10 Miles
  • Restaurant
    500 Yards
  • Nearest railway station
  • Pub
    100 Yards
  • Railway station distance
    18.0 miles
  • Lake

About the local area

The surrounding area is ideal for walkers and cyclists with a wide range of options from gentle paths through riverside fields to open moorland and steep fells. All of these are accessible straight from the doorstep of Fellsman Cottage. Reeth itself is on the Coast to Coast path, the Herriot Way and the Yorkshire Dales Inns Way.
The cottage is located in the heart of Herriot Country and much of the TV series All Creatures Great and Small was shot on location nearby, including the water splash between Low Row and Arkengarthdale which featured in the opening of each episode and the Red Lion at Langthwaite. A little further away at the head of Arkengarthdale is Tan Hill, the highest public house in England
There are also many other attractions nearby for visitors, both young and old. The market town of Richmond with its large market square is famous for its imposing medieval castle and also the Georgian Theatre and the regimental museum of the Green Howards. Also within 10 miles is the market town of Leyburn in Wensleydale which has many interesting shops. A drive up Wensleydale from there will take you past the 13th century Bolton Castle, part of which is still inhabited, and Aysgarth Falls to Hawes where you can visit the Wensleydale Creamery and the rope making works. Carrying on over Buttertubs pass then brings you back into the top of Swaledale. Further afield, but still within easy reach for a day’s visit, are the Bowes Museum at Barnard Castle, the Beamish Museum, the cathedral cities of York and Ripon and the spa town of Harrogate with its renowned Betty’s tearoom.

Things to do nearby


Reeth, in the heart of Swaledale is a honey pot for locals and tourists. It lies where two of North Yorkshire's finest dales meet.

Arkle Moor Riding Centre
Arkle Moor Riding Centre

A small riding centre just outside the dales village of Reeth.

Richmond Castle

Richmond Castle, on a cliff above the River Swale near the town of Richmond is believed to be one of the oldest stone-built castles surviving today. The most impressive and best preserved area of the castle is the Great Keep, which stands over 100 feet tall.

Bolton Castle

Completed in 1399, Bolton Castle has a rich past including connections with Richard III and Mary Queen of Scots who was imprisoned here in 1568 under orders from Elizabeth I. Open all year round.

River Bain
River Bain

Bainbridge is the only place that you can get day tickets for the River Bain with it being such a short river - the shortest in England at about two miles!

The Swaledale Museum
The Swaledale Museum

The Swaledale Museum is run by volunteers where displays of local heritage from Swaledale and Arkengarthdale can be viewed.

The Forbidden Corner

A unique labyrinth of tunnels, chambers, follies and surprises created in a four acre garden in the heart of the Yorkshire Dales.

River Ure - Day Tickets
River Ure - Day Tickets

Great fishing venues include Bainbridge, Hawes and Aysgarth. Day tickets available

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