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Cottage in the Sky

(Ref. 913519)

Luddenden near Hebden Bridge, Yorkshire Dales - South Show on map


Sykes rating

  • 2 Guests

  • 1 Bedroom

  • 1 Bathroom

  • Pets No


  • Cot available
  • Highchair available
  • Pub/shop < 1 mile
  • Washing machine
  • Broadband / WiFi

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38 Customer Reviews

  • "Great property, loved tea and coffee making facilities upstairs as the stairs ..."

    Great property, loved tea and coffee making facilities upstairs as the stairs were steep and narrow as the nature of the house and would have been tricky bringing up hot drinks

    Reviewed by Steph5.0Feb 2024

  • "Wonderful cosy cottage."

    This was our second stay and we absolutely loved it. Would definitely recommend it.

    Thank you so much! It was a pleasure to meet you Property Owner

    Reviewed by Nigel5.0Jan 2024

  • "Lovely cosy cottage with views over village and surrounding countryside."

    Nice and quiet yet very close to village and very short walk to pub. A Morrisons express shop a mere 10 to 15 minutes walk away or couple of minutes drive. Many walks on your doorstep.

    Thank you so much for your lovely comments about the cottage and the area. It has been a pleasure to meet you Property Owner

    Reviewed by Nigel5.0Jan 2024

  • "Great cottage, nice and cosy with a big comfortable bed."

    We were already familiar with the area but if you're not it's a lovely village with loads of walks on the doorstep. Easy access to Halifax and Hebden Bridge either by car or public transport. Jerusalem Farm lovely for walking in the woods and exploring the river then a great selection of homemade cakes at Bob's cafe.

    Thank you so much for your kind comments as well as useful information about the area. I am so glad you enjoyed your stay Property Owner

    Reviewed by Nigel5.0Dec 2023

  • "Peaceful"

    I am so glad you had a peaceful and restorative stay at Cottage in the Sky Property Owner

    Reviewed by Jace5.0Oct 2023

  • "Absolutely gorgeous spot"

    Thank you so much for your review - I am so glad you enjoyed your weekend Property Owner

    Reviewed by Kathryn5.0Oct 2023

  • "Beautiful property in a great location with awesome views."

    And really lovely welcoming owners

    Thank you so much for your kind remarks- I am so glad you enjoyed your stay at Cottage in the Sky! Property Owner

    Reviewed by R5.0Jul 2023

  • "The host was really helpful and friendly."

    She provided everything that we could possibly need. The bed was super comfortable. The only negative was the shower was a little tricky. We would have no hesitation in recommending.

    Reviewed by Jane4.7Jul 2023

  • "Beautiful quirky little cottage in a very nice area."

    . highly recommended

    Thank you so much for your lovely comment, Philip! Property Owner

    Reviewed by Philip5.0May 2023

  • "Very comfortable and relaxed."

    Thank you for your lovely comment . It was a pleasure to meet you. Property Owner

    Reviewed by David5.0Apr 2023

  • "Warm welcome, great location, lovely little hideaway cottage."

    Would definitely recommend to others.

    Thank you so much for your lovely comments here and in our guest book. We really appreciate them and are so glad you enjoyed staying in Cottage in the Sky! X Property Owner

    Reviewed by Katherine5.0Apr 2023

  • "Excellent property."

    Very clean and tidy . Owner very pleasant and polite. Lovely touch with the welcome pack. Even doggy treats. 110%.

    Thank you so much April! I am glad you, Barry and Emily enjoyed your stay. Xxx Property Owner

    Reviewed by April5.0Jan 2023

  • "The cottage was very clean and cosy."

    The bed was lovely and comfy.unfortunately I struggled with the steep stairs and the roadside parking could be an issued which is a shame as the views are spectacular.The rusty shower hose and shower head could do with replacing. So I'm sorry but this cottage is not for us.

    Reviewed by Susan3.8Oct 2022

  • "A very cosy and comfrotable property ideal for 2 people in a beautiful rural area of West Yorkshire"

    Reviewed by Stuart4.4Jun 2022

  • "Clean and tidy kitchen a little smaller than expected but well equipped"

    Reviewed by Valerie4.1Apr 2022

  • "This was a cosy cottage, the owner made us very welcome, it was well equipped and everything we needed for a very comfortable stay was provided, even Easter themed decorations added to the ambiance."

    A wonderful basket of goodies was also left for us to enjoy and was very much appreciated. We have already recommended “The Cottage in the Sky “ to our friends and we would definitely stay there again .

    Thank you verymuch for your lovely comments - it was a pleasure to meet you and I am so glad you enjoyed your stay Property Owner

    Reviewed by Judith4.1Apr 2022

  • "We really enjoyed our stay so much hopefully we will be back next year to see other places we didn't get time to see great location."

    Hi Antony, Thank you so much for your lovely comments and for staying at Cottage in the Sky! Property Owner

    Reviewed by Antony5.0Mar 2022

  • "Absolutely lovely."

    Bigger than it looks in photos. Beautiful area.

    Hi Mary, Thank you so much for your lovely comments! It was a pleasure to meet you, James and little Kiki! Property Owner

    Reviewed by Mary5.0Mar 2022

  • "An absolutely fabulous place to stay, the owners were fantastic and so lovely."

    We had the best time there and recommend this to anyone looking

    Hi Hayley! It was lovely to meet you and Richard and I am so glad you enjoyed your break. I am absolutely thrilled with your kind comments! Many thanks, Merry Christmas! Property Owner

    Reviewed by Hayley5.0Dec 2021

  • "We had a wonderful time everything you could desire was in the cottage fabulous ..."

    We had a wonderful time everything you could desire was in the cottage fabulous view, we where left wine chocolate biscuits the lot we will definitely be back the area very good for eating out , good for Indian and veggies

    Reviewed by Jan5.0Sep 2021

  • "A nice little cottage."

    Would have been better if the visior info in the cottage re pubs, restaurants etc was upto date. Some of it was 5 yrs out of date.

    Reviewed by Belinda3.1Sep 2021

  • "Mr Strobel was pain in the but."

    He wanted a chat on entry and a list of do's and dont's Signs in the downstairs property about animal pea and the gate. It was obsticle course to get me dog to the road. I had to go through downstairs garden. No room for my dog stretch about apart from the balcony. In future I will be selecting cottage that do not require a chat on entry. I paid a lot of money for stays. Oh the hot water wouldnt work in the bathroom. I got a reply 'DID YOU TRY BOTH TOGETHER@ What sort of chat is that. I expect to be treated better than that.

    Reviewed by Philip3.8Apr 2021

  • "Lovely cosy cottage, well equipped, the views are beautiful as is the area."

    Owners very hospitable. Would like to return sometime.

    Reviewed by Susan5.0Sep 2020

  • "A lovely cottage with everything we needed for a great holiday - very comfortable and well-equipped, with lots of local information about walks and places to visit."

    Great views over a beautiful area and also a welcoming basket of sweet treats from the very friendly owners, which was much appreciated. Handy location for Hebden Bridge, with a good bus service along the main road below Luddenden if you want to leave the car at the cottage. Highly recommended all round.

    Reviewed by Neil5.0Aug 2020

  • "The Cottage is in an amazing location with lovely views across the valley."

    The owners were wonderful in their introduction to all its facilities and in leaving some amazing goodies for us and our dog to enjoy. We loved it. Highly recommend.

    Reviewed by Sue5.0Nov 2019

  • "Lovely accommodation with beautiful views."

    The cottage is very well-equipped and the owners are very nice and have paid a lot of attention to detail. Totally relaxing break among stunning scenery.

    Reviewed by Kimberley5.0Aug 2019

  • "Really enjoyed my short break."

    Wonderful views and a beautiful area to walk around.

    Reviewed by Gillian4.1Jun 2019

  • "Our second say here, Adie and Mick could not have been more helpful, very relaxing, great cottage and great location."

    Reviewed by Andy5.0May 2019

  • "Excellent location."

    Great for missing the long standing traffic jam into Hebden Bridge. The hosts could not have been more welcoming - a surprise welcome gift as well, much needed after a 210 mile drive.

    Reviewed by Ian5.0Feb 2019

  • "This isn’t just dog friendly - the owners go out of their way to give your dog a holiday too."

    Very well maintained property. Shame the local pub doesn’t serve food in the evening at the weekend.

    Reviewed by Charlotte5.0Jan 2019

  • "Enjoyed a break over New Year in this cosy cottage."

    We were welcomed by the friendly owners, who helped us with our luggage and described how everything worked. There even a surprise gift basket full of goodies, for both ourselves and our dog. Nice walks in the area, a friendly local pub a few minutes walk, the Lord Nelson, where we and our dog were made most welcome and spent a very enjoyable New Year's Eve, We used the nearby bus service to Halifax and visited the recently renovated Piece Hall. It has lots of interesting little shops within its walls. Also within its walls, upstairs, we found a little gem, G's Cakes, a cosy cafe where we and our dog were made very welcome and serves cakes to die for!! Overall we had a very enjoyable break and will certainly stay at the Cottage in the Sky again.

    Reviewed by Jacqueline5.0Dec 2018

  • "Excellent location in a very attractive conservation village, great walking area and some excellent pubs."

    Would recommend it to anyone who has a dog and likes hiking.

    Reviewed by David4.4Sep 2018

  • "Sky cottage is a beautiful location the cottage was lovely nice owners nice ..."

    Sky cottage is a beautiful location the cottage was lovely nice owners nice hamper and a lovely welcome from mike the owner we will return frank Christine and pepsi

    Reviewed by Frank5.0Sep 2018

  • "We had a very restful break at Cottage in the Sky, a great cottage with superb facilities, the owners could not have been more helpful."

    we would fully recommend a stay here.

    Reviewed by Andy4.7Aug 2018

  • "Lovely cottage - perfect for me and the dog."

    Very comfortable...only thing I'd change would be the sofa which is a bit firm but everything else excellent. The location is amazing...views and walks - we just set off and followed our noses. The local people were so friendly and the cottage owners were great and left a fab welcome hamper. Five stars from me and an appreciative woof from Ellie.

    Reviewed by Janet4.7Jul 2018

  • "This is an amazing little cottage with the most beautiful views."

    The owners had done everything possible to make sure our stay was perfect. We had snow on the second day which just added to the excitement. The cottage is warm, cosy and welcoming - will definitely be back.

    Reviewed by Elaine5.0Dec 2017

  • "Location wonderful for dog walking"

    Reviewed by Brian4.8Nov 2017

  • "Very friendly welcome and luxury hamper when we arrived."

    Beautiful location and accessible by public transport so we could walk and then get a bus when required, we did not use the car during our stay. Tranquil and peaceful ideal for a relaxing break.

    Reviewed by Susan4.8Sep 2016

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  • Over first and second floors
  • One second floor king-size double bedroom
  • Second floor bathroom with bath, shower over, basin and WC
  • First floor kitchen
  • First floor sitting room with dining area and gas fire.
  • Electric central heating with underfloor heating in bathroom and gas fire
  • Electric oven and gas hob, microwave, fridge/freezer, washer/dryer, TV with Freeview, DVD, CD/radio, WiFi, selection of books, games and DVDs
  • Fuel and power inc. in rent
  • Bed linen and towels inc. in rent
  • Travel cot and highchair on request
  • Roadside parking at rear
  • Balcony with furniture
  • Sorry, no smoking
  • Shop 1 mile, pub 7 mins walk
  • Note: Property on steep hill with front and rear on different levels
  • Note: Cottage is above another ground floor property and accessed at first floor level
  • Please note: bookings can only start on a day between Thursday and Sunday

The property

A stone-built, end-terrace cottage situated in the conservation village of Luddenden, just four miles from the ever-popular Yorkshire town of Hebden Bridge.

This Luddenden cottage is situated on a steep hill set above another property, a style known locally as an ‘over-dwelling’ unique to the Calder Valley due to its hilly landscape.

It is accessed at the front at first floor level and provides a charming holiday cottage for a romantic retreat.

This charming Luddenden cottage has one double bedroom with beams and a picture window with magnificent views as well as a spacious bathroom.

On the second floor of this lovely holiday cottage in the Dales is a small well-equipped kitchen and a sitting room with a cosy, living flame-effect gas fire set in a feature stone fireplace.

Outside, there is a small balcony with outstanding views of the local countryside looking out across Calderdale, a great place to sit and relax after a hard day’s walking.

The village pub, built in the 17th century, is just a five-minute walk away, renowned for its hospitality, good ale and excellent food, while a ten- minute walk brings you to the hamlet of Midgley and its grocery shop selling local produce.

Enjoy inspiring walks from the doorstep across the beautiful moors or explore nearby Hebden Bridge, Haworth, and the bustling town of Skipton, all within an easy drive.

Look out for the Ted Hughes Festival taking place in the town of Mytholmroyd, his birthplace, each year, or visit Shibden Hall, an exquisite, six hundred year old timber manor house set within 37 hectares of the Shibden Valley!

This cosy Hebden Bridge cottage is the ideal holiday home for a couple to get away from the hustle and bustle of everyday life and enjoy this historic corner of the Yorkshire Dales.

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About the location


Hebden Bridge 4 miles; Halifax 5 miles.

Luddenden is a conservation village in Calderdale, close to Hebden Bridge. The community is first mentioned in 1284, and in 1375 a corn mill was moved from Warley Town to exploit the Luddenden Brook. Nearby, the attractive town of Hebden Bridge is the home to the picturesque Rochdale Canal and a delightful Victorian railway station. The town of Mytholmroyd is an easy drive away, the birthplace of Poet Laureate Ted Hughes, and famous for the Cragg Vale Coiners. This is excellent walking country, with the National Trust Hardcastle Crags and the Pennine Way, plus the area hosted the Tour De France in 2014. Enjoy scenic drives and cycling across the moors, whilst nearby Haworth boasts the Parsonage Museum commemorating the famous Bronte family who lived there. The area is also a must for steam railway enthusiasts who will enjoy the thriving Worth Valley Railway, whilst the highly-acclaimed Eureka Museum in Halifax is noted for its unique Piece Hall and its Victorian architecture.

Please note: bookings can only start on a day between Thursday and Sunday.

This property offers the following short breaks:

  • Winter
  • Off-season
  • Last minute
  • Christmas