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Brackensyke Cottage - incredible views

Upwards view from the garden
Certificate of Excellence
Very good
10 reviews
Upwards view from the garden
View from the garden decking
View for the garden decking
The cottage is perfect in winter!
Another garden view
From outside on the peaceful lane - 2 cars is rush hour!
View to demonstrate surrounding valley
Cozy wood burning stove
View from bedroom window
The neighbours
Front room
From outside
The lane behind the house a lovely 3 mile walk
more neighbours
Bedrooms autumn view
Just down the lane.
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1 Bedroom , 1 Bathroom , Sleeps 3
Ampleforth, North Yorkshire, England
Brackensyke is the perfect holiday cottage for a relaxing break in North Yorkshire. Whether it's walking, touring or just getting away from the hussle and bussle of everyday life, the cottage delivers on all levels.
The cottage is suitable for all seasons with a wonderful country garden and great views.
About the Owner, Pete D
Languages spoken: English
Response Rate: 100 %
Response Time: Within a few hours
Calendar Updated: 41 days ago
Listed since : Apr 2010
Overall rating: 4.5 / 5.0
Based on 10 reviews and 1 property
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Listing #HL126512
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Very good - based on 10 reviews
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English first
London, United Kingdom
Level 6 Contributor
302 reviews
24 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 207 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 August 2017 for a stay in July 2017

We thoroughly enjoyed our two-week break in this delightful cottage for two on the edge of the North York Moors National Park. We would be happy to return. The cottage is pleasantly cosy, and its garden has a spectacular view across the Holbeck Valley towards the Howardian Hills. Horses graze in the field below, and the area is rife with...

Millersville, Pa.
Level 4 Contributor
24 reviews
13 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 September 2016 for a stay in September 2016

You can't beat the location. Sweet views (which hopefully will be improved with removal of some shrubbery), and close to many attractions of the North Yorkshire moors. Minor problems with written directions and no useful information about setting up wifi, local pubs, groceries, etc., but owner very helpful on the phone and has indicated all this will be corrected. Bedroom...

Bob J
Level 1 Contributor
4 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 10 August 2016 for a stay in August 2016

Well appointed Cottage, great view from the garden. Good clear directions, the post code takes you straight there. Two great pub/restaurants in the village and a very good tea room.

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  • Balcony or Terrace
  • Cable/satellite TV
  • Central Heating
  • Cooker
  • Dining Seats (4)
  • Double Beds:(1)
  • Dryer
  • DVD Player
  • Fireplace
  • Freezer
  • Full Baths (1)
  • Grill
  • Hairdryer
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (4)
  • Local Guides/Maps
  • Microwave
  • Parking
  • Private Garden
  • Refrigerator
  • Sofa Beds:(1)
  • Stereo System
  • Telephone
  • Toaster
  • TV
  • Washer
  • Wi-Fi
Additional amenities & feature info
The Cottage has video on demand as well as free Wi Fi.
The kitched has recently been refurbished and the property has been recently decorated to contribute to the traditional countrly cottage feel.
House rules
    Pets not allowed
    Smoking not allowed
    1 Full bath
    1 Full
    1 Sofa
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Rates are calculated based on the latest information provided. Please contact the manager/owner to confirm actual rates for your requested dates.

Dates Min stay Weeknight Weekend night Per week
Default 3 nights
GBP 80
GBP 75
GBP 360
1 Oct 2017 -
16 Dec 2017
Autumn 15
3 nights
GBP 74
GBP 75
GBP 320
21 Dec 2017 -
3 Jan 2018
Xmas 2017
4 nights
GBP 90
GBP 450
Please note: rates may have been converted from the original local currency to Australian Dollars and are approximate rates that may change due to exchange rate fluctuation. Please contact the manager to confirm actual rates for your requested dates.
  • Cleaning fee: $36 / stay - Fee
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About the neighbourhood
York - a break with Tradition

Few cities rival the charm of York. Steeped in history and beauty, it offers stunning architecture, fabulous events and festivals and an eclectic range of shops, stylish restaurants and bars.

Famous for the York Minster, the largest Gothic cathedral north of the Alps, its tangle of cobbled streets and a relaxed café culture, you will enjoy a wonderful break in York whatever the time of year.

Don't miss:

York Minster: A visit to this architectural masterpiece goes without saying! Admire the dazzling stained glass windows, explore the mysterious Undercroft and climb to the top of the tower for a breathtaking view of the region.

Jorvik Viking Centre: Hop into a 'time machine' and let it transport you through a Viking settlement recapturing wh...
Car advised
How to get there
Airport: Leeds/Bradford: 73.0 km
Railway: Thirsk: 16.0 km
The best way to get to the cottage is either by car or by train to York or Thirsk.
Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, Golf Course Is On Site Or Within 15 Mins Walk, Horse Riding Nearby, There Are Tennis Courts Nearby, Nearest Beach: 50.0 km.
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