Hole In The Ellers

Lealholm, North York Moors

  • 4 Star
  • Spacious detached cottage with gorgeous views of the hills and Esk Valley

You can book this property from:

  • £516 per week
  • £74 per night
  • 4 Star


Beds & bedrooms

  • Bed linen provided
  • 2 double beds
  • 4 single beds


  • Washing machine
  • Tumble dryer
  • Dishwasher


  • 4 WCs
  • Towels provided
  • En-suite bathroom


  • Family friendly
  • Travel cot
  • Highchair
  • Stairgate


  • Garden or courtyard
  • Enclosed garden or courtyard
  • Barbecue
  • Private parking

How far to...?

  • Pub 4 miles
  • Shop 2.5 miles

Special Features

  • Open fire or woodburner
  • Welcome pack

Important - please note

House Rules

  • Check in: 4:00pm
  • Check out: 9:00am

  To give our cleaners enough time to complete the additional cleaning and sanitising that is currently needed to keep our guests safe, check-in and check-out times at the majority of our properties have been temporarily revised. The revised times for this property are reflected above.



  • Ground floor toilet

Read the full Access Statement for this property.

Access Statement

Access Guide


If you enter via the front door into the hall there is one small step at the outside and then all th ground floor is on one level, except there are two steps up into the  utility, which includes the downstairs toilet.

This also means that if you enter via the utility door from the outside there are two steps up and then two down from the utility to the kitchen.

The staircase to the upper floor is straight up with 12 even steps and a banister at one side. Once reached the upper floor is all on one level.

To reach the top level lawn and patio in the garden from the front door is only one small step down to the path and then one or two more down to the patio.

To reach the lower level of the garden there are six steps with a handrail.


Please note that this property would accept a Saturday to Saturday changeover for Christmas weeks - 20-27 December and 27 December to 3 January.

Hole In The Ellers is a traditional detached stone-built cottage situated in the most beautiful rolling countryside of the North Yorkshire Moors near the village of Lealholm. The cottage is on a hill and offers some amazing views of the surrounding hills and the Esk Valley. The property is large and spacious, has an enclosed walled garden and parking for six cars.

Up three steps into a large utility room.
Utility: Freezer, washing machine, tumble dryer.
Downstairs Cloakroom: Toilet and washbasin.
Kitchen/Diner: Fridge, electric cooker with oven and grill, dishwasher, microwave, wooden table and chairs.
Lounge: Woodburner, Flat screen TV with Freeview and DVD.
Hallway: Stairs going up to the first floor.

Bedroom 1:
King-size bed, wardrobe, chest of drawers, small TV.
En-suite 1: Shower, toilet, washbasin, heated towel rail.
Bedroom 2: Double bed, wardrobe, small TV.
En-suite 2: Shower, toilet, washbasin, heated towel rail.
Bedroom 3: Twin beds, wardrobe, small TV.
Bedroom 4: Twin beds, wardrobe, small TV.
Bathroom: Bath, shower over the bath, toilet, washbasin, heated towel rail.

Pets: Sorry, no pets
Parking: Off-street parking for six cars.
Heating:  Central heating, woodburner.
Garden: Enclosed walled garden and patio with outside seating.
Short breaks: Not accepted at peak times.
Notes: Towels are provided. Travel cot, highchair, stairgates and barbecue are available. No smoking at this property. WiFi is not available. Mobile phone signal is variable, 3/4G signal is available.
Shop: 2.5 miles Pub: 2.5 miles


Area Information

Lealholm is a small village near Glaisdale and Danby on a crossing point of the River Esk, in the North York Moors National Park. It is under 10 miles by road from the nearest town of Whitby, and approximately 27 miles from both Middlesbrough and Scarborough. The village is typical of those found all across the North York Moors, being mostly built of local stone with pantiled or slate roofs. Lealholm is on the route of the Esk valley railway line, which runs from Whitby to Middlesbrough, and is served by Lealholm railway station. The Board Inn is the local village inn and the Shepherd's Hall provides meals, teas and a craft shop. There is a famous set of stepping stones in the village which cross the River Esk.