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Fairview Apartment

Pocklington, Vale of York & Yorkshire Wolds (Ref. 921002)



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  • Sleeps 2

  • Bedrooms 1

  • Bathrooms 1

  • Pets No

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  • Off road parking
  • Pub/shop < 1 mile
  • Broadband / WiFi

Reviews & Ratings

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9 Customer Reviews

  • "Comfortable, clean apartment with friendly, helpful owners."

    We would definitely use again if we decide to make another visit to the area.

    Reviewed by RussellFeb 2022

  • "An ideal place for a quiet getaway."

    The owner was very friendly and helpful. The flat was comfortable. I slept well, which is not always the case when not sleeping in my own bed. In a good position for walks or for going into places like York or Bridlington. Already planning a second visit next year.

    Reviewed by DeniseNov 2021

  • "The apartment was situated in a lovely area of Yorkshire & perfect for sightseeing & had everything you need to enjoy your holiday."

    The owners, Colin & Jo were really nice & helpful too. Hope to definitely return another time.

    Reviewed by CherylMar 2020

  • "4 night break was good ."

    .the apartment was ideal if you want to chill or explore ..pocklington is a lovely little.town.lovely pub cross keys. Nice indian restruants .shops..York.is a half hour drive away .bridlington a drive away .the apartment there is a cafe / shop / kids soft play area inside . Cafe do a lovely big breakfast with tea or coffee and two.slices of toast at 8.50 which to me.is. reasonable all.local sourced meat etc .the shop is things you don't see in a supermarket...owners are lovely .chatty .apartment was cosy and clean .

    Reviewed by MarkFeb 2020

  • "We are undertaking walks which include the highest point in each English county, the Fairview apartment is ideal for East Yorkshire, followed by a relaxing day in York then on to Lincolnshire."

    Nothing was too much trouble for Jo or Colin Thanks Phill & Anne

    Reviewed by PhillSep 2019

  • "Lovely place to stay, clean and comfortable."

    There is everything you need in the apartment, with plenty of room and good beds. The owners are very friendly and will help and advise with any questions. Good central stopping point for the East Coast, York, or any place in the North East. Highly recommended.

    Reviewed by HelenJul 2019

  • "Our holiday was delightful and our hosts were extremely helpful and friendly."

    The accommodation was just right for what we needed and in lovely surroundings, I would definitely recommend it! The only thing I could possibly find fault with was that we were expecting a double bed but it seemed to be two single beds pushed together and one of us would inevitably sink into the middle in our sleep! Other than that, everything was marvellous!

    Reviewed by TonyOct 2018

  • "Well equipped comfy apartment conveniently placed for exploring the East Riding and Coast."

    The apartment is small but has everything you need. If you are under 5ft 2 reaching the cupboards requires standing on a chair!

    Reviewed by TimSep 2017

  • "Accommodation was really good, well placed for visiting numerous places of interest all within not much more than an hour's drive and some much closer."

    Beds really comfy and cleanliness really excellent, kitchen had everything you could need and more. Would book again.

    Reviewed by LyndaAug 2017

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  • All first floor
  • One twin bedroom with en-suite shower, basin and WC
  • Open plan living area with kitchen, dining area and sitting area with sofa bed (suitable for children up to age 10).
  • Oil central heating
  • Electric oven and hob, microwave, fridge, TV with Freeview, DVD, WiFi at additional cost (please contact owner for more information)
  • Fuel and power inc. in rent
  • Bed linen and towels inc. in rent
  • Off road parking for 2 cars
  • Lockable bike storage
  • Sorry, no pets and no smoking
  • Farm shop on site with children’s play area
  • Shops and pub 7 mins walk
  • Note: Owner can provide breakfast for guests and stabling for horses at additional cost, contact owner for details
  • Note: Max 2 guests.

The property

Pocklington 0.8 miles. This cosy first floor apartment is just the ticket for exploring the spectacular Yorkshire Wolds, a trip into historic York or for experiencing the myriad of activities on offer all within an easy drive of the pretty market town of Pocklington.

Fairview Apartment has lovely views of the Wolds, and has the added attraction of the owner’s farm shop, with children’s play area, in the grounds stocking lots of local produce, from locally-brewed ale to chutneys and cakes.

There is also a café on site serving delicious breakfasts, lunches and dinners for a truly tasty holiday treat.

The nearby Buddhist Centre at Kilnwick Percy is the perfect place to learn about meditation, or simply to enjoy a stroll; with over 40 acres of parkland, it makes a super day out.

The delightful Burnby Hall Gardens are home to the biggest collection of Hardy Water Lilies to be found in a natural setting in Europe.

The gardens are beautiful, with a variety of areas including a secret garden.

The venue also plays host to several Sunday afternoon band concerts during the summer which are really popular.

For cyclists there is a good choice of challenging routes nearby, and with the Wolds at your feet the walking is terrific.

Pocklington has its own canal which is slowly being restored however there is a towpath along its entire length of 9.5 miles.

This is a wildlife haven for damselflies, dragonflies, kingfishers and barn owls, plus there are memorable boat trips from the Melbourne Arm of the canal.

Visit historic York, head up to the coast at Bridlington or Scarborough, explore The Deep in Hull or spend the day in the beautiful surroundings of the Moors or the Dales.

Wherever you head, you’ll be delighted to return to this cosy apartment.

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About the location


York 13 miles.

The pretty little market town of Pocklington nestles at the foot of the Yorkshire Wolds in the Vale of York. It is perhaps best known for Burnby Hall Gardens - 8 acres of gloriously beautiful gardens with two large lakes which are home to the National Collection of water lilies. There are several world famous attractions nearby - majestic Castle Howard, beautiful Sledmere House, and of course the historic city of York. The town boasts a leisure centre offering a wide range of sports, including swimming, a Civic Centre and the Pocklington Arts Centre, which shows various films and stages live shows throughout the year. Pocklington is also home to Madhyamaka Kadampa Meditation Centre, known worldwide for its meditation courses and retreats, plus the KP Golf Club is situated approx. 1 mile away and offers wedding and other event facilities, a stylish bar and a restaurant, as well as an 18 hole championship golf course. Just a few miles away is the village of Warter, which is where David Hockney produced his 'Bigger Trees Near Warter' painting. Nearby are various cycle ways including the North Sea Cycle Route and walkers will love either the long distance walks along the Wolds Way or one of the many more circular walks in the area for all abilities. For those who enjoy touring by car, Pocklington forms part of the Pocklington Round, a lovely scenic drive which takes in some of the area’s prettiest villages.

Note: Max. 2 guests.

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