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Weaver's Cottage

Skipton, Yorkshire Dales - South (Ref. 31110)



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  • Sleeps 4

  • Bedrooms 2

  • Bathrooms 1

  • Pets No

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  • Open fire
  • Garden / Patio
  • Cot available
  • Highchair available
  • Pub/shop < 1 mile
  • Broadband / WiFi

Reviews & Ratings

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25 Customer Reviews

  • "Excellent location, everything in the cottage you’d need."


    Reviewed by TrentMar 2022

  • "We have stayed several times at Weaver's cottage and have had an excellent holiday everytime."

    Contact with the cottage manager is always first class & everything you need is in the cottage. Cleanliness is excellent & our stay is consistently comfortable & enjoyable. We do not have a car but Skipton is within a 5 minute walk & the bus/train service takes you out into the surrounding area easily. We do not hesitate to recommend this cottage.

    Reviewed by JuliaMar 2022

  • "Very easy to deal with the owner."

    Property was lovely & in a great location.

    Reviewed by PatrickDec 2021

  • "Weavers cottage was one of the best equipped homes we have stayed in."

    In a great position for walking in to town also for visiting the local area. Plenty of walks all around. Skipton Castle and woods both worth a visit also the museum in Town Hall. Excellent house details sent to us in advance and the day after we arrived we were contacted to see if we had any problems. We didn't, a super place to stay, will recommend.

    Reviewed by GeraldineSep 2021

  • "Accommodation and location were great"

    Reviewed by CliffordSep 2021

  • "A lovely little house very comfortable no problems ."

    Although no fault of the owners but the lounge furniture was not suitable for people with joint problems would recommend a more suitable chair. the steps on entry to the house are quite difficult suggest a rail on the right hand side to enable safety otherwise had a most enjoyable stay.

    Reviewed by SheenaSep 2021

  • "This is our third stay at Weaver's cottage & it was lovely as always."

    Really comfortable cottage, very clean & a real home from home.

    Reviewed by JuliaMay 2021

  • "Very comfortable, great location, quiet, very clean."

    Reviewed by LindaSep 2020

  • "Perfect setting for walking to Skipton shops train buses."

    Nice cottage.

    Reviewed by JaneMar 2020

  • "Weaver's Cottage was perfect for our week in Yorkshire - we had a wonderful time, rather wet but restful all the same."

    As we prefer not to drive, we always look for properties within walking distance of train/bus links and Weaver's Cottage was about a ten minute walk from both the station and bus station in Skipton - not too far to carry our bags, and plenty of taxis at the station if we'd been feeling lazy. The house was very easy to find - really clear directions and instructions provided. We had lots of helpful text information from the owner/caretaker which was both welcoming and reassuring - if there had been a problem (which there wasn't) we'd have been able to get help. The house was beautifully warm and clean when we arrived - bedding, towels, kitchen equipment - especially pleased to find a cafetiere, cleaning things and hand wash - it all makes life so much easier when you don't have to shop for these things just for a week. It was lovely that someone had taken the trouble to put up some charming Christmas decorations - a really sweet touch. The beds were very comfortable, the sitting room was too - wifi was great and tv easy to use. The weather was pretty wet so it was good to have hard floors all through the ground floor - no worries about ruining carpets. We didn't use the stove as we didn't have any means of getting more wood other than carrying it, but a starter kit of wood and kindling was provided. Skipton and the surrounding area are quite lovely, the people friendly, interesting shops, lots of places to eat - we loved the Two Sisters. Lots of walking - the Castle Woods in Skipton, the tow path to Gargrave, and in and around Malham, Settle and Bentham. A friendly, warm, comfortable, nicely furnished and well looked after place to stay on a quiet street within easy walking distance of Skipton town centre.

    Reviewed by RosalindDec 2019

  • "Nice touch with the Christmas decorations."

    Reviewed by GeraldDec 2019

  • "We did find the starters of washing up liquid, soap, kitchen towel, loo rolls etc very useful."

    I do hate it when you arrive and immediately have to rush out and buy all those basics. There was also a starter pack for the wood burner but to be honest the place was so lovely and cosy we never felt the need for it.

    Reviewed by SueNov 2019

  • "3rd time weve stayed here thats how much we like the cottage."

    Reviewed by HazelNov 2019

  • "Weaver’s Cottage is ideally situated close to Skipton Town Centre but far enough away to be very quiet."

    The cottage is well maintained and clean, we would thoroughly recommend it to anyone visiting this part of Yorkshire. We had a wonderful holiday, Skipton is the perfect Centre for visiting The Dales and all the nearby towns.

    Reviewed by RichardSep 2019

  • "Property suited us."

    Very clean. Good facilities. Great location, short walk into the town.

    Reviewed by PaulJun 2019

  • "This is our second stay at Weavers Cottage & was just as clean & comfortable as we remembered it."

    It's a great base for all the local amenities & although we travelled by train, we had no problem visiting Grassington, the Worth Valley Railway & other places by bus. We had a great time & are planning to go back again next year for a truly relaxing & happy holiday in a beautiful location.

    Reviewed by JuliaMay 2019

  • "We couldn't have asked for anything more."

    Cottage was well equipped. Would definitely recommend. Central spot. Everything we needed.

    Reviewed by SharonMar 2019

  • "We found the house immaculately clean."

    There were lots of things in the kitchen, like tea coffee sugar (not just complimentary sachets). Cupboards had things like cooking foil, cooking oil, and cling film. Lots of useful condiments. Very well equipped kitchen. Got internet connection easily. TV worked well when we sat to watch. The linens were lovely quality, and the beds were extremely comfortable. The bath is large and relaxing. Not situated in the town centre if you walk you have to be prepared to go up hill and down hill in steep streets. And the steps up to the front door are extremely steep without rails until you get to the front door. The rear entrance taking you out to the cobbled back lane is a very easy access point. You may have trouble parking in the street, neighbours take up all the road with their cars. A very inviting cottage, very comfortable to stay, and we will definitely be going back next year.

    Reviewed by LyndaOct 2018

  • "Spotlessly clean, quiet location and only a short walk from Skipton centre."

    I would highly recommend Weaver's Cottage and was very impressed with the high standard to which it had been furnished. May not be suitable for those who have trouble with steps, but once you're inside, it truly is a home from home

    Reviewed by JeanAug 2018

  • "The weavers cottage we found to be very clean everthing was there for our stay to be enjoyable and just right."

    Reviewed by DonaldAug 2018

  • "Excellent position."

    Very good facilities except for lack of baking/pyrex dishes Comfortable ad we would stay there again

    Reviewed by RobertJul 2018

  • "We particularly liked the kitchen and the cosy living room."

    The cottage was a good size and could easily accommodate four people comfortably. Although the road was on the level, many of the surrounding streets were very hilly, so we wouldn't recommend this property to anyone who has any walking problems. Also, the steps into the cottage were very steep as was the indoor staircase. On the whole though. we were very pleased with the cottage.

    Reviewed by PeterJul 2018

  • "Just had a lovely week in Weaver's Cottage - really clean, cosy & central to Skipton."

    Really relaxing & the skylight in the bathroom is nice to look up at the stars. Really pleased with the cottage & the helpfulness of the owner in letting us know we didn't have to rush to check out. Would recommend it for a cosy Dales holiday & great value.

    Reviewed by JuliaMay 2018

  • "Good communications re."

    collecting key etc. Comfy and exactly as described.

    Reviewed by LindseyFeb 2017

  • "This cottage has been very well modernised and is comfortable and well equipped."

    It is within easy walking distance of the town centre and we were able to park outside or close to the cottage every evening.

    Reviewed by AndrewOct 2016

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  • Two double bedrooms (one with TV)
  • Bathroom with bath, shower over, basin and WC
  • Kitchen with dining area
  • Sitting room with woodburning stove.
  • Gas central heating with woodburning stove
  • Electric oven, gas hob, microwave, fridge/freezer, washer/dryer, 2 x HD TVs (one with FreeSat, one 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
  • Travel cot and highchair
  • Roadside parking
  • Yard with furniture
  • Sorry, no pets and no smoking
  • Shop 1 min walk, pub 4 mins walk.

The property

A small and cosy, traditional stone-built, mid-terrace cottage, situated just four minutes' walk from Skipton's high street.

Renovated to a good standard throughout, this Skipton cottage has been decorated and furnished in a contemporary style to provide an ideal holiday home for a couple or small family in order to enjoy the many delights of this old and cherished market town.

This cottage in Skipton features a well-equipped kitchen/diner and a sitting room with a beautiful oak floor and a warming woodburning stove.

Upstairs, this Skipton cottage boasts two comfortable bedrooms, including one with a stylish flat screen TV, and a separate bathroom completes the accommodation.

Outside this Yorkshire Dales cottage, there is a small rear yard, perfect for sitting out with a drink after a busy day exploring.

This Skipton cottage is in an ideal location for the town, with many pubs and restaurants, as well as the famous canal basin just a short stroll away, plus there is excellent walking from the doorstep and there are cycle paths in the area.

Within easy reach of this cottage in Skipton are local farmers' markets at Grassington, moorland walks at Bolton Abbey, along with wonderful Harrogate.

A lovely Yorkshire Dales retreat, ideal at any time of year.

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About the location


Grassington 9 miles; Harrogate 20 miles.

Known as “The Gateway to the Dales”, Skipton is well placed for visiting all that the Dales has to offer, whilst York, the Lake District and the West Coast are also within easy motoring distance. This lovely market town has much to interest the enthusiastic visitor, boasting an ancient castle open to the public, a beautiful old parish church and a colourful market occupying the cobbled setts each side of the high street. In 2014, The Sunday Times named Skipton as Britain's "best place to live" and two years later placed it among the nine best towns in Yorkshire and the North-East. Steam railways with regular excursions are available at Embsay and Bolton Abbey, and the Leeds to Liverpool Canal passes through Skipton with the 1 mile long Foulridge Tunnel and the 5-rise locks at Bingley within a short travel. Golf, swimming, squash, tennis and snooker are all available locally and the excellent public transport means the car can be left at home!

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Region Information

This property offers the following short breaks:

  • Christmas
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