Ghyllfoot Apartment

Gunnerside, Yorkshire Dales

  • 4 Star
  • With its elevated position above the Ghyllfoot tearoom in Gunnerside you will enjoy great views from the balcony area over the valley and Gunnerside Gill.

You can book this property from:

  • £400 per week
  • £57 per night
  • 4 Star


Beds & bedrooms

  • Bed linen provided
  • 1 double bed


  • Washing machine
  • Dishwasher


  • 1 WC
  • Towels provided
  • Bath


  • Family friendly


  • Balcony
  • On-street parking

How far to...?

  • Pub 0.02 miles
  • Shop 6 miles

Special Features

  • WiFi
  • Smart TV
  • Welcome pack

Nearby activities

  • Walking
  • Cycling

Important - please note

House Rules

  • Check in: 4:00pm
  • Check out: 10am

  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.



  • Walk-in shower

Read the full Access Statement for this property.

Access Statement

Property Name: Ghyllfoot Studio Apartment
Property Location: Gunnerside, DL11 6LA
Description: Upper floor one bedroomed holiday accommodation

Pre-arrival and local facilities
The nearest bus stop is: village centre (100 yards)
The nearest train station is: Darlington (28 mls)
The nearest petrol station is: hawes (10mls)
The nearest electric vehicle charging point is:none known
The nearest food shop is: Reeth (6mls)
The nearest pub/restaurant: Village centre pub (20 yards) Tearoom below
Mobility equipment hire is:

Arrival and car parking
Type of parking available: Outside
Number of spaces available: none reserved
For what sized car: any
Parking surface is: tarmac/grass
Is the parking level: yes
Is there good space to unload once parked? Access outside tearoom
Distance to property from parking: various
Distance to nearest public parking area: 100 yds
Is it pay and display? Voluntary contribution
The width of the path to the property is: 3ft
How many steps are there en-route to the entrance? none

Main entrance
The main entrance door width is: std
Number of steps to the main entrance: 13
The height of the key safe is:
The height of the keyhole is: std
How many other entrances to the property are there?
Is the entrance well lit? yes

Living and dining rooms
The flooring is: carpet
Are there are any rugs? no
The door widths within these areas are? std
Is there good space between furniture? yes
Is the furniture moveable or fixed? moveable
Is the floor level and step free? yes
Are wall plugs set high or low? low
Are electric sockets high or low? low

The flooring is: vinyl
Is the floor level and step free? yes
The width of the doorways is: std
What height is the worktop to the floor? std
Is the oven set high or low? low
The fridge height is: under counter/worktop
The freezer height is:
Is crockery stored high or low: low
Are wall plugs set high or low? high
Are electric sockets high or low? various
Is any equipment stored externally or away from the main kitchen, and if yes; what and where?

Bedrooms and landings
How many floors does the property have? 1
The number of steps between floors is: 2
The flooring is: carpet
Is the flooring level in each bedroom? yes
The door widths are: std
Bed sizes are: queen size double
Is the bedroom furniture moveable or fixed? moveable
Are wall plugs set high or low? low
Are electric sockets high or low? low

Bathrooms and cloakrooms
Type of flooring: vinyl
Is the flooring level? yes
Width of the doorways: std
Is there an accessible or adapted WC? no
Is there an accessible or adapted bath or shower? yes
Is there a ground floor WC?
Is there a ground floor bathroom or shower room?
Does any bath or shower have a grab rail or handle fitted?
Is there any shower where access is level rather than a step up?

Outdoor facilities
External areas are:
Is permanent seating provided? yes
Is there outside lighting? yes
Is there colour contrast of critical surfaces (eg edges of steps) yes
Are there footpaths to follow for visually/mobility impaired? no
Are there barriers to entry into any part of the garden? no
Are there any other hazards (eg ponds, water features)? no

Is there a landline telephone for guests to use? no
If yes, does it accept incoming calls only or incoming and outgoing calls?
Mobile phone reception information:
Closest public telephone is: opposite side / road
Can you easily access an electrical socket in all rooms without having to move furniture (not cloakrooms or bathrooms)? yes
Do you provide speciality alarms for hearing or sight impaired guests? no

Additional relevant information
Please add further details on any accessibility items or restrictions found at the property: Stairs to apartment not suitable for disabled, no wheelchair access.


Ghyllfoot Apartment is a modern and contemporary apartment situated in the centre of the lovely village of Gunnerside in Swaledale above the Ghyllfoot Tearooms. This well-equipped newly refurbished apartment is both light and airy and cosy too. It has beautiful views of the hills and dales from every window. With an open plan kitchen, diner and lounge and door outside to a large balcony area where you can sit and enjoy a glass of wine with views towards the valley and Gunnerside Gill.  This sleek and new Apartment would make an ideal retreat for couples to enjoy the Yorkshire Dales whether you are planning one of the many walks in the area or a visit to the historic castles, museums, farms or browsing one of the superb local markets, the Dales has something for everyone.

As an additional treat Guests staying at Ghyllfoot Apartment can enjoy a 10% discount off all food purchased from the tearoom downstairs.

Hallway: Coat and shoe storage
13 steps up to the first floor, please take care on the last step at the top of the stairs as it is slightly higher than the rest.
Kitchen: Modern kitchen units with a marble affect worktops, Electric oven and hob, toaster, kettle, microwave, built in dishwasher and fridge, washing machine and plenty of work surface area to prepare a meal.
Lounge/Dining area: Cosy fire and sofas, TV, dining table and chairs for two.
Bedroom area: Relax and lie back taking in the views of the fells in the metal framed double bed with crisp white bedding, hanging storage space for clothes and bedside tables and lights.
Shower room:  A sleek and modern room with large shower cubicle, wash hand basin, toilet and touch light mirror with shaver point.
Pets: Sorry no pets
Parking: Parking on a first come basis in the centre of the village.
Heating: Electric central heating and fire.
Short Breaks: Accepted all year round.
Notes: Towels are provided. No smoking at this property. Unlimited WiFi available free of charge. Mobile phone signal variable.


Area Information

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.