A delightful haven on the fringes of the incredible North York Moors, offering friends and family a dreamy escape from the rhythm of everyday life.
Situated at the gateway to the North York Moors National Park, in the charming market town of Helmsley, this luxury cottage sleeps 3 guests across two bedrooms. One lucky hound is also welcome to this cosy hideaway, where there’s an enclosed garden patio to snuffle about and catch a few rays. There’s a pub (0.5 miles) and a shop (0.5 miles) nearby, plus off-road parking for one car. You’re just a short stroll from the town centre, where you can enjoy shopping at the ancient charter market, visit the vibrant arts centre and discover popular walking trails.
Step inside this inviting property which perfect for couples or young families, with calming neutrals and happy splashes of feel-good holiday colours. Enjoy the cosy wood burner and underfloor heating in the living area and family bathroom; while the living space has a Smart TV, books and board games for rainy day fun. The well-equipped kitchen makes mealtimes a breeze, while upstairs you’ll find a king-size bedroom and a single bedroom. Outside, there’s a small open garden at the front of the property, and an enclosed sunny courtyard garden for Fido with a BBQ and seating.
North York Moors National Park is packed with walks and family-friendly fun. Historic Helmsley has a variety of attractions for visitors including medieval castle ruins and a 5-acre walled garden. Here, you’ll also find the start of the 109-mile Cleveland Way walking trail, which runs from Helmsley and the Rye Valley towards heather-clad moorland and hills until it reaches the spectacular cliffs of the east coastline, where the trails end in the Victorian resort of Filey. Your pup pal will beg to walk the entire route in a day! History buffs should visit Rievaulx Abbey ruins (3 miles), while young children may enjoy a trip to Flamingo Land (14 miles) which has theme-park fun, a conservation zoo, and seasonal events.