These two attractive, single-storey cottages are set within a small courtyard, behind a popular award-winning country inn, in the pretty village of Stillington near York. Ideal for couples wanting to enjoy both the countryside and the beautiful city of York, they are in the perfect location for cycling, walking and touring the surrounding area. Cosy and inviting, both properties offer all ground floor accommodation, with open plan living areas incorporating a modern well-equipped kitchen, small dining area and a comfortable sitting area to relax in. Both the bedrooms offer en-suite shower rooms and are thoughtfully decorated and furnished. Guests will be spoilt for choice when they walk across the courtyard to the warm welcome of the owners' traditional Yorkshire pub. The surrounding countryside provides excellent cycling opportunities, while Stillington is on the margin of the Howardian Hills - an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty - abounding with nature trails and public footpaths, while the North York Moors National Park is a short step beyond. A few minutes’ drive brings you into historic York, with its magnificent Minster, walled inner city and many attractions. Not to be missed is the National Railway Museum, the Jorvik Viking Centre and perhaps a leisurely cruise along the River Ouse. With restaurants, tea rooms and lots of retail therapy, there is something for everyone.
3 Croft Cottages offers comfortable accommodation all on the ground floor, with a super king-size double bedroom that can be split into two single beds, providing additional flexibility.
Tastefully furnished and decorated, it is bright and cheerful, with a contemporary feel throughout.
Outside, is a small lawned area, where guests can sit and enjoy a morning coffee in the sunshine.
A few minutes' drive brings you into the historic city of York, while the pretty market towns of Helmsley, Malton, Easingwold and Thirsk are all within very easy reach.
An excellent base for a varied and interesting holiday.
Note: This property can be booked with Ref. 930848, together they sleep 5.
All ground floor. One super king-size double bedroom (zip/link can be twin on request) with en-suite shower, basin and WC. Open plan living area with kitchen, dining area and sitting area.
- LPG central heating
- Electric oven and ceramic hob, microwave, fridge, washing machine, dishwasher, TV with Freeview, DVD, WiFi, selection of books and DVDs
- Fuel and power inc. in rent
- Bed linen and towels inc. in rent
- Travel cot and highchair on request
- Off road parking for 1 car
- Lawned garden with furniture
- Bike storage
- Two well-behaved dogs welcome
- Sorry, no smoking
- Shop and pub 1min walk.
About the location
Easingwold 4 miles; York 10 miles; Malton 15 miles; Helmsley 13 miles.
Stillington is a very pretty, small rural village lying half way between York and Helmsley. The village has a Post Office/shop, several high-quality pubs, Indian restaurant, fish and chip shop, hairdressers, sports and social club and antiques showroom. A network of footpaths and bridleways lead from the village to the beautiful surrounding countryside of the Howardian Hills. Stillington is close to the lovely Georgian town of Easingwold, plus Thirsk, Ripon, Harrogate, York, Malton and Helmsley are all within easy reach. The stunning North York Moors, Rievaulx and Fountains Abbeys, and Castle Howard are nearby. Further afield are the seaside resort of Scarborough and Flamingo Land Theme Park. An ideal base all year round.
Note: This property was formerly called Lupin Croft.
This property offers the following short breaks:
- Last minute