The booking via Sykes was very 'user-friendly', done very easily by helpful and friendly staff, and follow up emails quick and efficient.
Mrs Kirby, Tilbury, Essex, April 2013
The ease with which the booking was made. The person I spoke to was friendly and helpful. The booking process was simple.
Mrs Jones, Aberdare, Rhondda Cynon Taff, April 2013
Dust off those boots and binoculars and prepare for a walking
adventure like no other when you book a Horton-in-Ribblesdale
cottage! This charming village is known far and wide as the
starting point of the challenging Three Peaks Walk.
Indeed, this part of Ribblesdale is often just called Three
Peaks, an affectionate term describing the famous mountain tops of
Pen-y-ghent, Ingleborough and Whernside. Each one deserves at least
a day's attention, though the real test is to complete the
gruelling 24.5 miles across all three peaks in one day! Expect
spectacular views across limestone pavements, rock scars and wild
moorland. The Pennine Way also passes through the village, while
cyclists and fell runners add to the air of outdoor adventure.
Such craggy terrain brings with it a labyrinth of underground
surprises, too, and if you're into caving or potholing,
you're in for a visual treat. And whether you stay above or
below ground, welcoming cafés and historic coaching inns
satisfy any cravings for wholesome food and drink.
Less energetic ways to soak up the scenery from your
Horton-in-Ribblesdale cottage include a trip aboard the
Settle-Carlisle Railway, unquestionably one of the UK's most
picturesque lines with magnificent views of those ever-looming
Along your travels, look out for flora, fauna and wildlife -
tiny flowers and fossils in the limestone crags; curlew, lapwing,
grouse; even hare and fox.
And on Tuesdays, don't miss Settle's bustling market - a
great way to stock up with local provisions for your
Showing 67 cottages
Northern Retreats | Ingleton, Three Peaks Country | Yorkshire Dales - South
Beautiful cottage apartment, close to the popular Three Peaks area of the Dales, with a Juliet balcony, perfect for relaxing. Kirkby Lonsdale 7 miles.
Bytheway Cottage | Ingleton, Three Peaks Country | Yorkshire Dales - South
Delightful Ingleton cottage, contemporary amenities with real cottage character, flexible bedrooms, ideal for the Three Peaks, on the outskirts of Ingleton village.
Kirksteads Barn | Ingleton, Three Peaks Country | Yorkshire Dales - South
A superb stone-built barn conversion on edge of Yorkshire Dales National Park. Ground floor accommodation, open plan living area. Spacious gardens. Ingleton 1 mile.
Kingsdale Head Cottage | Westhouse near Ingleton | Yorkshire Dales - South
Semi-detached cottage near Ingleton. Spectacular countryside, playground, walking from the doorstep. Ideal location for touring the Yorkshire Dales National Park. Ingleton 4 miles.
Warth Barn | Ingleton, Three Peaks Country | Yorkshire Dales - South
Delightful barn conversion on outskirts of Ingleton boasting accommodation over 4 floors with underfloor heating and woodburning stove. Kirkby Lonsdale 8 miles.
Bridleways Cottage | Far Westhouse near Ingleton | Yorkshire Dales - South
Lovely period cottage near Ingleton, in hamlet of Westhouse. Open fire, attractive accommodation, front and rear garden. Ideal base for walking, touring and relaxing. Ingleton 2 miles.
Cowslip Cottage | Ingleton, Three Peaks Country | Yorkshire Dales - South
An exceptional wing of the owners' barn conversion. Velux windows, woodburner, beautiful countryside views. Ingleton 2 miles.
Lane Cottage | Fowgill near High Bentham | Yorkshire Dales - South
Welcoming quality semi-detached cottage near High Bentham. Woodburner, mature gardens, countryside location. Ideal touring base for the Dales or even Lake District. High Bentham 0.5 miles.
Grange Cottage | Buckden near Kettlewell | Yorkshire Dales - South
Lovely semi-detached barn conversion on a working farm, one mile from Buckden. Character beams. Well equipped accommodation. Excellent walking. Hawes 12 miles.