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The Stable

(Ref. 992653)

York, Vale of York & Yorkshire Wolds Show on map


  • 2 Guests

  • 1 Bedroom

  • 1 Bathroom

  • Pets No


  • Off road parking
  • Ground floor bedroom
  • Open fire
  • Garden / Patio
  • Broadband / WiFi

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35 Customer Reviews

  • "Quietly located modern cottage within very easy travelling distance of York, Wolds and North York Moors."

    Very comfortable and relaxing stay. Loads of storage space and nice big rooms to spend quality time in when the weather is a bit inclement as it was when we stayed in October. We highly recommend and look forward to a sunnier return! Thank you.

    Reviewed by IainOct 2023

  • "Yes a very nice clean and well kept bungalow in a nice and quiet location also ideal for getting in to York i very much enjoyed my stay and would recommend to anyone."

    John &lorna

    Reviewed by JohnOct 2023

  • "Fantastic well equipped, comfortable cottage in a lovely peaceful location, but convenient for park and ride and the many attractions in the area."

    Will definitely return

    Reviewed by ElizabethAug 2023

  • "We had a wonderful stay at the Stables, very comfortable and clean and everything provided."

    It was a peaceful location with really good access to Designer Outlet park and ride. I would highly recommend the Stables.

    Reviewed by DavidJun 2023

  • "A lovely cottage and setting."

    Reviewed by GordonMay 2023

  • "We thoroughly enjoyed our stay at The Stables."

    The property was very clean and well equipped. The gift of milk and Victoria sponge on arrival was very welcome. Situated on a golf course, the area is quiet and, given the excellent weather we enjoyed, it was a pleasure to sit outside and enjoy the environment. The cottage is local to a Designer Outlet where it is possible to use the free to park and Park + Ride facility to travel easily into central York for sightseeing and the inevitable shopping. Also local is The Wheldrake Arms, a pub serving an excellent Sunday carvery. Can recommend the property as a base for exploring York and environs.

    Reviewed by WilliamMay 2023

  • "Fantastic cottage, spotless, handy for shopping outlets & park and ride into town, we had a lovely time."

    Would strongly recommend.

    Reviewed by ThomasApr 2023

  • "A beautiful conversion with quality furniture and a comfortable bed."

    We did have an issue with the Wi-Fi when we first arrived which was quickly sorted by Melissa. Overall a lovely property with a spacious feel and a comfortable bed. It was a short drive to the Designer Outlet and Park and Ride and if the weather was fine, lovely walks from the door in the woods. I would definitely recommend and certainly return.

    Reviewed by ClaireFeb 2023

  • "A lovely bungalow in beautiful surroundings, very quiet and relaxing."

    All the facilities you require in the property , and we were well looked after by Melissa during our stay. Fresh weekly bedding changed, and nice welcome pack. Excellent woodland walks on the doorstep, and brilliant parking facilities yards from the property. Will certainly go back again and highly recommended.

    Reviewed by BryanJun 2022

  • "Arrived and was over the moon with the cottage."

    Extremely clean and comfortable. I brought t -towels etc with me but they had been provided. There was nothing I had to provide apart ftom toiletries and food. There was even a pint of milk in the fridge along with a salted caramel cake for us what a lovely gesture. A very quiet place to chill out and enjoy the surroundings.

    Reviewed by Ann BerylApr 2022

  • "Clean, well presented cottage with thoughtful additions."

    Lovely surroundings for a quiet break away from the city. Food from The Roost is excellent as are the the waiting team.

    Reviewed by KathrynApr 2022

  • "What an amazing property."

    The location was idyllic. Cleanliness was second to none. Very restful ambience . Super comfortable bed. Melissa was on hand but respected our privacy. Ideally located for access to the beautiful city of York, shopping and scenic coastal routes. Highly recommend this property and will definitely make a return visit. Kind regards Gary & Catherine Mehta

    Reviewed by GaryApr 2022

  • "The cottage was well presented, nice and clean and ticked all the boxes for a relaxing holiday."

    The owners were very helpful and went out of their way to make our stay enjoyable. We thought the bedroom had a king size bed so we were slightly disappointed that it seemed like a normal size double. This could be down to the mattress being a bit small for the bed frame. All in all though an excellent holiday cottage with a beautiful setting near the forest with sightings of deer and other wildlife. Look forward to returning in the future.

    Reviewed by AnnMar 2022

  • "We had a wonderful 4-day holiday at The Stable."

    The property is excellent and is located in a quiet area on the outskirts of York but very close to the Park and Ride stop that takes you quickly into the centre of York. It is an ideal spot for exploring the city of York which has so much to offer. We cannot thank Melissa too much for making our stay such a joy. We recommend this property very highly.

    Reviewed by ChristopherMar 2022

  • "This is an excellent place to stay, I will be back, the owners are great and very helpful and accommodating"

    Reviewed by MatthewFeb 2022

  • "Enjoyed stay."

    Lovely cottage..Hope to go back

    Reviewed by PeterJan 2022

  • "I have been several times and it never fails to impress me."

    It is comfortable but smart. It is always warm and the owners leave very clear instructions as to how to alter the radiators, so you can have the whole cottage at a temperature that suits you. It is always spotlessly clean and they had taken on board a feedback I left the time before. The owners are always around if you need tham but keep out of your way and give you space. We have all our holidays in holiday cottages and this one is up there with the best of them.

    Reviewed by CarolJan 2022

  • "We loved everything about this property."

    The log fire, the cosy comforts, the gorgeous walks. We will definitely be back

    Reviewed by KatieDec 2021

  • "Excellent. First time in The Stables but stayed in The Paddocks several time."

    Both are excellent. The Christmas tree was up and the fire laid which were lovely touches. They are very quiet a peaceful but very near York and shops. The cottage is very warm and comfortable and has a very good level of equipment in the kitchen. Everything is good quality and very clean. My only very small niggle is that perhaps there could have been more pillows or plumber pillows, they were very flat and the quilt could have been a little warmed for the cold nights. But I can't wait to go back in January. Thank you so much for a wonderful place to stay.

    Reviewed by CarolNov 2021

  • "Lovely cottage, nice and clean and comfortable."

    Lovely and quiet. Pint of milk and cake left waiting for us when we arrived. Very convenient for York, Would recommend

    Reviewed by JaneJul 2021

  • "Great location."

    Comfortable and clean house. Woods to walk in close by. There’s a Bar a short walk away which also serves food, but far away enough that noise is not a problem. And golf if that’s your thing. We had a very enjoyable stay.

    Reviewed by MargaretMay 2021

  • "Cottage very comfortable."

    In a lovely location. Easy to get into York via park and ride. Would recommend.

    Reviewed by PaulineApr 2021

  • "This was our first time in a Sykes Holiday Cottage and it was fantastic."

    The Cottage was immaculate with everything for your comfort and enjoyment and the setting is perfect for a peaceful relaxing break. We were met with lovely lemon drizzle cake and milk in the fridge which we thought was very kind and thoughtful and although we met Melissa briefly she left us alone to enjoy our break. Will definitely book again if we fancy a break in that area.

    Reviewed by SusanApr 2021

  • "Swallow Hall and our cottage, The Stable, are hidden gems."

    The accommodation was perfect in every way and we can't wait to visit again. Thank you Melissa for the chocolate cake on our arrival too. The food and service at The Roost (onsite clubhouse) was exceptional. We'll be back!!

    Reviewed by JaneApr 2021

  • "Beautiful clean, bright and cosy accommodation with added personal touches."

    Definitely would revisit in the future.

    Reviewed by KarenDec 2020

  • "The stable is spacious and comfortable and in a lovely peaceful location"

    Reviewed by ElizabethDec 2020

  • "Have stayed at this location previously but our first stay at The Stable."

    Found the accommodation to be excellent- spacious warm, very well decorated. Tastefully furnished with plenty of storage space. The bath/shower room is very well done. In addition to electric heating, there is a wood burning stove in the lounge if required- not needed during our stay. A great location for visiting York etc. Thank you Melissa for welcome cake and milk. We look forward to another visit in the future.

    Reviewed by Horace BryanOct 2020

  • "What’s not to like."

    Lovely accommodation. Log fire. Great bathroom and bed. Great hosts. Great Sunday lunch. booked again

    Reviewed by MarySep 2020

  • "Always happy with Sykes Cottages."

    Reviewed by DavidSep 2020

  • "The Swallow Hall cottages have clearly recently been refurbished, and are very well fitted out, clean and in a very good location."

    Easy to get into York and to the East Yorkshire coast and North York Moors. Golf Club facilities were available. We would definitely use again, if booking in that area.

    Reviewed by BarrySep 2020

  • "Great location for visiting York and the county's many other attractions."

    Good base for a golfing holiday on the adjacent course. Quality accommodation in a quiet location.

    Reviewed by JohnAug 2020

  • "We stayed in the stables and it was absolutely fantastic, the decor and furniture was beautiful and so comfortable, I would definitely recommend staying there."

    Upon our arrival Melissa the owner had left us milk and a delicious ginger cake. We will definitely stay there again in the future.

    Reviewed by KarenAug 2020

  • "Cottage was exceptionally clean."

    Great customer service from melissa!

    Reviewed by TracyJul 2020

  • "The stable was very warm and comfortable,with everything you need."

    We were visiting our granddaughter who is in York university.it was a good location,and if we come again we would definitely stay there again

    Reviewed by KeithDec 2019

  • "Wonderful location."

    Very quiet. Easy access to York. Wonderful surroundings woodland to cycle and walk.

    Reviewed by CarolNov 2019

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  • All ground floor
  • 1 x king-size with en-suite shower, basin and WC
  • Open-plan living room with kitchen, dining area and sitting area with woodburning stove.
  • Electric panel heaters and woodburning stove
  • Electric oven and hob, microwave, fridge/freezer, shared use of on-site coin-operated washing machines and tumble dryers
  • TV with Freeview, DVD, WiFi, selection of books, games and DVDs
  • Fuel, power and starter pack for stove inc. in rent
  • Bed linen and towels inc. in rent
  • Off-road parking for 2 cars
  • Front patio with furniture
  • On-site golf
  • Sorry, no pets and no smoking
  • Shop and pub 2 miles.Property accepts 2 adults only no children this includes babes in arms

The property

York 6 miles.

This cottage is set within the most tranquil green and luscious Swallow Hall Golf Club, with pleasant views from most of the windows.

It rests a mere six miles from the historical city of York, a perfect retreat for couples wanting a touch of luxury.

The traditional woodburning stove is perfect for taking the chill off cooler evenings and is ideal for reminiscing following a day out.

The spacious bedroom has a king-size double bed and the en-suite completes the luxury feel.

An open-plan sitting, dining and kitchen area completes this perfect oasis amongst the green.

As a place to stay, the cottage is perfectly placed to discover why North Yorkshire attracts millions of visitors each year.

The historic city of York is one of the great medieval walled cities of the world and needs no introduction.

Walk the amazing city walls, browse the independent shops, visit The Shambles, the Railway Museum, the Jorvik Centre and a myriad of activities offering something for absolutely everyone.

With bustling market towns and picturesque villages, the North Yorkshire Moors National Park a rich heritage of castles, monasteries and private mansions, as well as some great outdoor areas to explore, what more could you ask for?

From the rolling hills of the Yorkshire Wolds to the woodlands of Dalby Forest, escape to this wonderful retreat.

Note: This cottage is next to Refs. 904788, 904237 and 931715, together they sleep 12.

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About the location


Howardian Hills AONB 14 miles; Leeds 25 miles; North York Moors National Park 25.4 miles.

The city of York needs no recommendation, for it teems with interest for the holidaymaker: the Minster, its medieval walls, boat trips on the River Ouse, York Races, museums(including the famous National Railway Museum and the Castle Museum), and the internationally-renowned Jorvik Viking Centre and its "time trip" experience. Summer and winter, there is something to fascinate the whole family. Explore York’s quaint streets and hidden corners, or take an excursion further afield to the Dales, Moors or the coastal resorts of Scarborough, Whitby and Filey. Yorkshire is rich in stately homes, with Harewood House and Castle Howard just two of several within an hour’s drive. A cycling city boasting two theatres, character pubs and great shopping, York has it all.

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Property accepts 2 adults only no children this includes babes in arms

This property offers the following short breaks:

  • Winter
  • Off-season
  • Last minute
  • Christmas