Summer Holidays

14 May 2018

If you’ve still not had chance to book a holiday in for the family in summer or are looking for an extra break away during July and August we’ve still some cracking properties available. Here’s the run down of some really super family holiday cottages. Click through on their names to see details and full availability.

Snowden View Is a gorgeous family cottage with stunning views and walks from the door, available from 21st July for a week and 18th August from £780.00 (it sleeps up to 6 people)

Swallows Cottage – is a real gem – a converted stable block sleeping 4 in the countryside yet less than 10 minutes drive from Harrogate. It is currently available from 21st August until 10th August – available for £635.00 per week

If your kids fancy messing about on the river, scrambling over castle remains and glorious walks along the River Nidd then Knaresborough might be the perfect holiday location for you. Plus there’s the added bonus of a train which takes you directly to Harrogate in around 10 minutes and York in 35-40 minutes.

Shire Cottage is located in the heart of Knaresborough and has lots of availability in August and is pet friendly. It sleeps up to 6 people, it's weekly rate it £780.00.

Overlooking the river too is a really special historical property called Tenter Turret, which even has a roof terrace to make the most of the fantastic location! This property sleeps up to 6 people and is pet friendly. Please note that most of our properties accept short breaks but Tenter Turret is only available for weekly bookings. It’s available in August for £885.00 per week (sleeps 6)

Located close to Knaresborough and the charming village of Ripley, with its’ own Castle (and amazing butchers!) take a look at Nidd Apartment, which was once the village hall it’s in a brilliant location to enjoy Harrogate, Knaresborough and Ripon. Our children particularly enjoy summer holiday trips to Ripley Castle, Fountains Abbey, Newby Hall and Lightwater Valley which are all within easy reach of this Nidd Apartment. (Sleeps 4) There’s lots of availability over the summer holidays and it’s available for £635.00 per week.

Finally, we love Nidderdale and if you love the countryside and staying on a working farm would suit your kids then look no further than Barney’s Cottage. It’s near some fantastic cycle routes (cycle hire available) and is within easy reach of The National Trust’s Brimham Rocks and outdoor adventures at How Stean Gorge. Take a look it has availability in August for £635.00 per week (sleeps 4).

Almost all of our properties accept short breaks so if you can only escape for a few days then simply use our availability tool to see what’s available for your dates.

Don’t forget as Harrogate is located almost half way between London and Edinburgh we pretty accessible for most people – so forget hours at the airport and get on with enjoying your holiday. Finally, if you'd like some suggestions we are always happy match you with your perfect property - just drop us an email to or call 01423 523333