The Garth ref: CC211158

Gunnerside, Swaledale

3 Stars



Local area

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  • Dishwasher 
  • Enclosed Garden/Patio 
  • Garden / Patio 
  • Highchair 
  • Pub within 1 mile 
  • Open Fire 
  • WiFi 
  • Cot Available 
  • Washing Machine 
  • Pets – not allowed 


Without doubt, The Garth has to command THE premier position in the heart of the village of Gunnerside, boasting spectacular views from most of the rooms, especially from the living room with its picture windows. The large enclosed patio enjoys panoramic views over Swaledale. The bungalow enjoys spacious accommodation on one level which is furnished and decorated to a good standard with the light and airy kitchen considered to offer a ’retro’ style! Two of the bedrooms have a vanity basin for your convenience.
Please note: The Garth can be booked with Pretoria Cottage (CC211139) to accommodate up to 10 guests.

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Accommodation details

Ground floor

Living/dining room: With open fire, TV, DVD, CD player and picture windows.
Kitchen: With electric oven and electric hob, microwave, fridge/freezer and dishwasher.
Bedroom 1: With super kingsize bed.
Bedroom 2: With twin beds.
Bedroom 3: With twin beds.
Bathroom: With bath and shower cubicle (no toilet).
Separate toilet.

First floor

Second floor

Third floor

Fourth floor


Oil central heating, electricity, bed linen and Wi-Fi included. 2 travel cots and highchair available on request. Garage with washing machine and tumble dryer.


Large enclosed paved patio with garden furniture. Private parking for 1 car.
  • Nearest town
  • Shops
    3 miles
  • Distance
    3 miles
  • Restaurant
    50 Metres
  • Nearest railway station
    Garsdale Head
  • Pub
    100 Yards
  • Railway station distance
    20.0 miles
  • Lake

About the local area

The Garth is perfectly situated in this popular Swaledale village for exploring the surrounding area and discovering the numerous footpath walks and challenging trails for the more energetic.  This delightful holiday home is situated between the villages of Muker, famous for its Swaledale Woollens and Reeth with a variety of craft workshops and tea rooms promising to be the idyllic retreat.

Things to do nearby

Arkle Moor Riding Centre
Arkle Moor Riding Centre

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

River Ure - Day Tickets
River Ure - Day Tickets

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

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.

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.


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.

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.

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.

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