You can book this holiday cottage from:
- £422 per week
- £60 per night
- 7 Guests
- 4 Bedrooms
- 2 Bathrooms
- No Pets
Beds & bedrooms
- Bed linen provided
- 1 double bed
- 5 single beds
- Washing machine
- Tumble dryer
- 2 bathrooms
- 2 WCs
- Towels provided
- En-suite bathroom
- Family friendly
- Garden, courtyard or patio
- Private parking
How far to...?
- Pub 1.5 miles
- Shop 1.5 miles
- Open fire or woodburner
- Check in: 3pm
- Check out: 10am
Read the full Access Statement for this property.
Duftons House is situated on the owner's working sheep farm, in Swaledale within the Yorkshire Dales National Park. It has far reaching views over the open countryside, just 1.5 miles from the charming villages of Muker and Gunnerside. It is comfortably furnished and well equipped having an open fire, beamed ceilings and retaining much of the original character.
Lounge: Open fire. TV with freesat, DVD.
Dining Room: Table and chairs.
Kitchen: Electric cooker, microwave, fridge, freezer, dishwasher, washer dryer.
Bedroom 1: Double bed.
En-suite: Bath, shower over the bath, toilet and washbasin.
Bedroom 2: Single bed (accessed through Bedroom 1).
Bedroom 3: Twin beds.
Bedroom 4: Twin beds.
Shower Room: Shower, toilet and washbasin.
Pets: Sorry, no pets.
Parking: Ample private parking.
Heating: Full central heating. Open fire in the lounge (welcome fuel provided).
Outside: Garden with garden furniture.
Short Breaks: Accepted anytime. Not accepted at Peak times in 2017
Notes: Towels are provided. Cot and highchair available. No smoking at this property. WiFi. Mobile phone signal is variable. This property can be booked along with Oxnop Cottage DS230 which will then sleep a total of 10 Unlimited Wifi is available free of charge.
Pub & Shop: 1.5 miles.
If you want to get straight into that holiday spirit, why not order a welcome hamper or prepared meals from local cafe bar and restaurants, Penleys. Situated in the market place in Richmond and Leyburn, Penleys offer a friendly and relaxed service with an excellent variety of freshly prepared food cooked to order using locally sourced produce where possible. They now provide a great range of prepared meals, hampers and picnics which can be delivered to your holiday cottage for your arrival or collected from the caf?. For more information and to place your order see Penleys website here.
This quaint little village in Swaledale used to be known for its lead mining however now it provides a tranquil and convenient base for touring the Yorkshire Dales National Park. If you're visiting the village be sure to talk a walk to Gunnerside Gill, a narrow, rocky gorge where signs of the village's industrial past can be seen. Walkers will be pleased with the village's convenient location on the Coast to Coast walk, with the local pub, The King's Head, making the perfect pitstop for refreshments during the day or meals on an evening. The popular market town of Leyburn is just 30 minutes away by car, where you'll find a fantastic range of shops, cafes and attractions to enjoy.
Richmond is a leafy, vibrant market town boasting an impressive castle, a vast cobbled market place and an elegant Georgian district. It was formed by the Normans in 1071 and the town grew up around the castle which still dominates the skyline. It is said that the walls of the former imprisonment of King William are 11 feet thick and the exhibition centre within the grounds offers an impressive background into the history of this famous landmark.
Richmond is an exciting and vibrant place with plenty of quirky shops, art galleries and a good choice of pubs, restaurants and bars. Every Saturday there is a traditional outdoor market, joined by a popular farmers market once a month. The town is also the gateway to wonderful and unspoilt countryside, making it an ideal base for cycling, walking and other outdoor pursuits. The historic towns of York and Harrogate are also within easy reach.